Further heavy snow befell the region overnight with the roads in the area gridlocked by dawn. It is virtual complete 'whiteout'
This evening the EURASIAN BITTERN put in a late appearance for both Rob Andrews and I, flying across the back of Marsworth reservoir at 5.23pm, landing somewhere in the Bucks corner. No sign of the Barn Owl but we heard a Little Owl and also saw a WOODCOCK. (Steve Rodwell)