Cosmeston a.m. 6+ Chiffchaffs were singing – managed to grab a shot of one by W lake. A Skylark was singing over the upper dovecote field which was nice to hear. As it parachuted back down it was joined by another just before landing – promising? Fem Stonechat was in the plantation of saplings further along above Sully Brook and a lone Redwing was in trees there. W lake has an active Mute Swan nest and Coot. 2 prs of GC Grebes present. Pochard now seem to have departed. but there aere a few Tufties left. 2 Fieldfare flew out of the conservation area. House Sparrows were dust bathing near the Medieval Village.