Family: Regulidae (Kinglets)
Habitat: Hedgerows, mixed scrub, scrub, native pine woods and coniferous woods.
Size: Length 9 cm (3.5 in). Wingspan 13-16 cm (5.1-6.3 in).
Food: Spiders, moth eggs and other small insect food.
Voice: High pitched see notes ending in flourish.
Season: All year round.
IUCN Conservation Status: Least Concern
Along with the goldcrest it is the UK's smallest bird.
Family: Turdidae (Thrushes)
Habitat: Gardens and parks, grasslands, orchards, woodland and hedgerows.
Food: Berries and worms.
Voice: ♂ Varied short song. Whistling flight call.
Season: Early September to early May. A few pairs nest.
Named after its red underwing, it is the UK's smallest true thrush. The sexes are similar. The male has a varied short song and whistling flight call. Forms loose flocks of 10 to 200 plus.
Family: Fringillidae (Finches)
Habitat: Gardens and parks, grasslands, woodland and hedgerows.
Food: Insects and seeds.
Voice: The fink call of the chaffinch gives the finch family its name.
Prefers open woodland and spends a lot of time foraging on the ground. One of the most colourful of the finches.
Gildredge Park was purchased by the council from Carew Davis-Gilbert in 1908.
Access to Gildredge Park is free.
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