Welcome to the Blog of the Bradford Ornithological Group (BOG). Here you will find information about the latest sightings, an archive of information and a gallery photos of the birds of this area of West Yorkshire, England. We are an active group of 150 members dedicated to the study and conservation of birds within this region which is situated amongst the Pennines of Northern England.

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Pennithorn, Baildon photo: Keith Allen

Thursday, 17 April 2014

Thursday 17th April, 2014

Glovershaw - A pair of Wheatears and four Golden Plovers which tried to land amongst the breeding Lapwings but were chased away.
Paul King.

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - 3 Brambling, 6 Redpoll, Oystercatcher, Blackcap, Kestrels mating regularly.
Fred Drake & Shaun Radcliffe

Thruscross - Pied Flycatcher, Redstart - males singing.
Roger Nelson

Sandy Lane - 2 Swallows, Skylark
Manywells Beck (runs thro garden) - female Yellow Wagtail, pair of Bullfinch.
David Ogden