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

Wednesday, 20 April 2016

Wednesday 20th April 2016

Cuckoo watched as it called from a tree by the cabins at Pennythorn, said to be have been in the area since 12th.  Up to 20 Willow Warblers singing in the area. Pair of Mistle Thrush with food at Birch Close.  Swallows at Faweather and Golcar Farms and five Wheatears dispersed across the area. 
Paul King

Slippery Ford - 5 Ring Ouzel (4 males) plus Buzzard in area.
Ian Hargreaves
White Wagtail at Slippery Ford     photo: Ian Hargreaves