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Birds

Blackbird - daily visitors & nesting in garden every year

Blackcap - daily visitors in winter - occasional rest of year

Black-headed Gull - seen overhead

Blue Tit - daily visitors & nesting in garden every year

Brambling - occasional winter visitors

Bullfinch - regular visitors

Common Buzzard - sometimes sits on woodpecker pole

Carrion Crow - daily visitors

Chaffinch - daily visitors & nesting in garden some years

Chiffchaff - rare visitors in summer

Coal Tit - daily visitors

Collared Dove - daily visitors

Common Gull - seen overhead

Dunnock - daily visitors & nesting in garden every year

Fieldfare - occasional winter visitors

Garden Warbler - occasional summer visitors

Goldcrest - daily visitors

Goldfinch - daily visitors & nesting in garden some years

Great-spotted Woodpecker - daily visitor

Great Tit - daily visitors & nesting in garden some years

Green Woodpecker - occasional visitor

Greenfinch - daily visitors

Grey Heron - occasional visitor when frogs are active

Grey Wagtail - regular visitor to waterfall area

Herring Gull - seen overhead

Hobby - heard overhead

House Martin - seen overhead

House Sparrow - daily visitors & nesting in roof every year

Jackdaw - occasional visitors

Jay - daily visitors

Kingfisher - was a daily visitor to pond until harsh winter of 2011

Long-tailed Tit - daily visitors

Magpie - daily visitors

Mallard Duck - occasional visitor to pond

Peregrine Falcon - regularly seen overhead (nesting in nearby quarry)

Pied Wagtail - occasional visitor

Raven - seen overhead

Red Kite - one sighting very high on thermal overhead

Redpoll - rare visitor

Redwing - rare winter visitor

Robin - daily visitors & nesting in garden every year

Siskin - rare winter visitors

Song Thrush - daily visitor

Sparrowhawk - regularly seen overhead and occasionally in garden

Starling - regular visitor in spring/summer

Swallow - regularly seen overhead in summer

Swift - regularly seen overhead in summer

Tawny Owl - regular visitor to garden in autumn/winter (drawn in by my owl)

Treecreeper - rare visitor

Willow Warbler - occasional visitor

Wood Pigeon - daily visitors and sometimes nesting

Wren - daily visitors and nesting