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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Next Meeting


Pennithorn, Baildon photo: Keith Allen

Sunday, 8 May 2016

Saturday 7th May 2016

Flyflatts - 2 Common Sandpiper, brood of Canadas plus distant call of Cuckoo.
Steve Parkes

Lindley Wood to Folly Hall - 1 Spotted Flycatcher, Garden Warbler
Hazlewood - Green Woodpecker
Roger Nelson 

East Riddlesden Hall -Riverside walk
Garden Warbler, several Swift, 60+Sand Martin
House Martin, Swallow, Common Sandpiper,
Grey Wagtail, Bullfinch

Hewenden Res/Viaduct - 20+Swift

M Doveston