22 Starlings over Northumberland Way.
1 Goldfinch in a tall tree in the grounds of my old school - Erith School - on the Ramsden Rd. boundary.
15 House Sparrows seen (and others heard) in the hedge around the school on the Ramsden Rd. corner, and part way along Avenue Rd.
27 Wood Pigeon
2 Great Tit
Great views of a Kestrel hovering over the site.
3 patches of Common Reed (Phragmites australis) on 'dry ground', as above.
Large patch of Fennel plants found.
Some Japanese Knotweed.
Looked at north-west corner this time. Delighted to find another bit of 'heathland' (hurrah).
Several large Gorse - but some have suffered relatively recent and heavy vehicle damage, as in the lower picture.
A number of native Broom plants (above) in several locations nearby.
Also this substantial young Pine that looked self-seeded. Some Poplars. Plus 2 Cotoneaster.
Several clumps of Sedum (probably reflexum) found (pictured above) in the foreground of the following view.