Is this a blackcap? I live in Pretson. There were few of them flitting through the trees and there was a beautiful song
Looks like a male Blackcap to me, I get several pairs visit my garden.
I have never seen one before! thank you Maria
Its a very good bird to identify the male and females, the females have a brown cap! Apparently the ones I have had in the garden all winter are European and may be going back. Hopefully I will get some British ones in their place :-)
As Maria says the female has a brown cap. Just so you know what to look out for here's a photo.
One of the most beautiful songsters there is! :-)
Thank you all so much, and I do hope to see them again
Deffo Blackcap male......
hi.heres a male i took last january last year,but have not seen any this year,dont know why.
Beautiful picture. I haven't seen the black caps since I took that picture of mine!!