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

Friday, 9 May 2014

Friday 9 May 2014

Glovershaw - late evening, Grasshopper Warbler reeling close to wall, 50 yards from cattle grid towards horse track.
Shipley Glen Woods - Woodcock roding.
Shaun Radcliffe

Whetstone - 5 Wheatear (possible Greenland included), 20 Lapwing, 10 Curlew, 2 Snipe, single Whinchat.
David Gopal

Dudley Hill, South Bradford - female Wheatear.
Phil Matthews

Bingley - 3 Swifts mid-morning

East Riddlesden Hall -
Sedge Warbler singing from lakeside.
Swifts in the evening over the lakeside trees
M Doveston