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, 11 November 2016

Thursday 10th November 2016

Ben Rhydding
A single Waxwing appeared in the silver birch tree just beyond our garden in Ben Rhydding at 10.40  today for just 30 seconds. It flew off in a SW direction.
 Helen and Dave Kidman

Two Waxwings at Moorfield Trading Estate.
Mike Bloomfield

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - Water Rail, Reed Bunting, Bullfinch plus Sparrowhawk on concrete post preening for 20 mins.


This afternoon - near Sainsbury's in Keighley, flock of 20 Waxwings
Shaun Radcliffe