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You searched for all sightings reported between 01/01/2022 and 31/12/2022.

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
15/08/22SwiftLockinge1M Merritt
 
14/08/22SwiftArdley ERF Lagoon8G Casburn
19:00
 
29/07/22SwiftCholsey, Ilges Lane10M Amphlett
17:15
At least 10 x flying N nr Tesco Xpress, fast, no screams. SU5886.  
27/07/22SwiftMilcombe12M Clifton
15:08
Flying over village.  
27/07/22SwiftWantage13J Cleeter
09:20
Flying over the Town.  
26/07/22SwiftBampton7J Cleeter
12:45
Flying over village.  
26/07/22SwiftCholsey5R C Watts
13:55
From 13:55 to 14:20 over low. SU584864.  
26/07/22SwiftCholsey5R C Watts
13:55
From 13:55 to 14:15 . Low over. SU584864.  
21/07/22SwiftMarcham50J Cleeter
09:30
c50 spread out across the sky flying over village.  
21/07/22SwiftFyfield Wick45J Cleeter
18:00
Formation flying plus there are still some juvs calling in nests.  
21/07/22SwiftCholsey11R C Watts
10:15
Low and screaming. SU585865.  
19/07/22SwiftChinnor: Cement Works10J March
21:55
SU750996.  
18/07/22SwiftEast Challow26M Merritt
 
15/07/22SwiftWallingford: Town centre10M Amphlett
11:00
Zooming over the market square, prob a few more around. SU607894.  
13/07/22SwiftOxford: Iffley Road40B Pomfret
At least 40 circling high over the road close to the Magdalen Arms.  
12/07/22SwiftWallingford30J Taylor
14:09
High above Wallingford Church spire.  
10/07/22SwiftMoulsford, River Thames2M Amphlett
19:00
Two birds flying S low over the river, a couple of screams. SU5983.  
09/07/22SwiftWallingford: Town centre20M Amphlett
13:20
Guesstimate, as very fast moving, but at least this many in a large screaming group over St Mary-le-More church. Best group I've seen over the town (and elsewhere) this year. SU607893.  
08/07/22SwiftMilcombe2M Clifton
18:41
Prospecting our sparrow boxes, the rest of which have sparrows in. SP413344.  
07/07/22SwiftBenson, The Crown12M Amphlett
21:00
Overflew, medium height, very fast with some screaming. SU6291.  
07/07/22SwiftHarwell11J Cleeter
11:11
 
29/06/22SwiftA329 near Moulsford1M Amphlett
15:00
Single bird over the field. SU5985.  
23/06/22SwiftMoulsford, R. Thames4M Amphlett
18:30
4 x poss a couple more, high overhead, no screaming. SU5983.  
22/06/22SwiftBenson1M Amphlett
19:30
Overflew The Crown. SU6291.  
22/06/22SwiftCharney Bassett15J Cleeter
21:35
 
22/06/22SwiftBaulking2J Cleeter
21:35
 
16/06/22SwiftBerinsfield, Queensford Lake3M Amphlett
13:00
Overflew, screaming. SU5795.  
15/06/22SwiftSteventon, The North Star4M Amphlett
20:30
Overhead, screaming, poss a couple more. SU4691.  
13/06/22SwiftCholsey, Queens Rd/Panters Rd4M Amphlett
17:45
Low and fast over the road, and screaming. SU5986.  
06/06/22SwiftFarmoor Reservoir30M Pidgeon
11:36
SP450062.  
02/06/22SwiftFyfield Wick9J Cleeter
09:00
9 flying together from breeding birds in our block of cottages.  
01/06/22SwiftEast Challow7M Merritt
 
02/06/22SwiftChinnor: Cement Works1J March
09:03
20+ feeding over lake 2B. SU750997.  
27/05/22SwiftWellington square2M Southwell
08:21
SP509068.  
24/05/22SwiftChipping Norton3S B Akers
15:00
SP283268.  
23/05/22SwiftCharney Bassett3J Cleeter
16:20
Flying over village.  
21/05/22SwiftCowley3J Cleeter
13:00
 
20/05/22SwiftStandlake Pit 6020M Cunningham
18:40
 
14/05/22SwiftChipping Norton11S B Akers
11:00
Swifts are back over Salford - at least 11, possibly more. SP287281.  
12/05/22SwiftChipping Norton9S B Akers
15:30
Feeding overhead. SP283268.  
12/05/22SwiftLong Hanborough5T Young
12:00
Over Co-op car park.  
11/05/22SwiftChipping Norton6S B Akers
15:50
Feeding over the marsh. SP283268.  
11/05/22SwiftBaulking Pit20M Merritt
SU322909.  
11/05/22SwiftStandlake Pit 6095M Cunningham
15:23
 
11/05/22SwiftChipping Norton7S B Akers
11:15
Swifts are back in Chippy - at least 7 screeching overhead near the Kings Arms and along West St - makes the heart soar to hear and see them back! SP314268.  
10/05/22SwiftEast Challow3M Merritt
 
10/05/22SwiftHarwell Laboratory3M Merritt
 
09/05/22SwiftLetcombe Bassett3S Harley
19:15
My first for the year.  
09/05/22SwiftChurch Street, Wantage5M Waring
18:28
First sighting/screeching of swifts overhead in Wantage this year. This is two days later than the equivalent date in 2021. SU398878.  
09/05/22SwiftOxford: Iffley Road4P Keiller
16:07
High up, our first sighting here this year. Screaming heard but birds not seen at 14:30. Last year's first sighting was 7 May. SP527050.  
07/05/22SwiftFarmoor Reservoir20N Truby
11:00
 
07/05/22SwiftHenley-on-Thames14M J Hubbard
14:01
At least...seen in one group above town centre at 10.30am.  
07/05/22SwiftDidcot Lydalls Road1W Lester
08:00
First of year, 2 days later than 2021. SU522903.  
06/05/22SwiftFarmoor Reservoir3M Violette
18:30
 
01/05/22SwiftFarmoor Reservoir100N Truby
13:30
 
02/05/22SwiftFarmoor Reservoir150S Bradfield
10:52
At least 150 probable more.  
02/05/22SwiftFyfield Wick1J Cleeter
09:54
One called once and saw it circling overhead and my Foy. Not sure yet if it's a returning breeder or was passing through.  
01/05/22SwiftGrimsbury Reservoir3G Blockley
 
29/04/22SwiftCassington GPs1J P Bishop
13:00
First of year.  
28/04/22SwiftStandlake Pit 605M Cunningham
17:26
Minimum count. MY FOY.  
27/04/22SwiftSonning Eye GPs2M F Walford
14:16
 
27/04/22SwiftFarmoor Reservoir1D Murphy
11:43