Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros

Lude Farm, Nr Forty Green   - 16th-17th October 2009


Photos copyright Dave Ferguson

Reported  by Bob Jackson, this bird stayed until the following day at least, allowing a few local birders to see it.


Grange Farm  - 28th Feb until 7th March 2006 at least

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Photos copyright Mike Wallen

This rather nice male Black Redstart was located by local birders on 28th February after previously been reported by a local resident who had seen it in his garden.  It was subsequently found to be visiting an area nearby which was accessible to birders.

In Buckinghamshire this species is a scarce winter visitor, migrant  or breeding bird.  To see details of the breeding records click here.


Fulmer - November 2003

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Photo copyright Rob Andrews

This female Black Redstart was present from Mid October until Mid November at least. 

In Buckinghamshire this species is a scarce winter visitor, migrant  or breeding bird.  To see details of the breeding records click here.