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Glow-Worm Glow-Worm Sightings 2008



Special thanks to everyone who submitted their sightings.

Note: To avoid any possible disturbance to the glow-worms, the exact locations haven't been published.

Location: Woodcote, Oxfordshire
Number seen: 1 Larva
Spotted by: Ann Frances Parker
Date: 29/08/08

Location:
Wembury, Devon
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Janice Hunt
Date: 22/08/08

Location: Newenden, Kent
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Chris Crane
Date: 08/08/08

Location: Minnis Bay, Kent
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Carol Smallwood
Date: 07/08/08

Location: Leybourne Lakes, Kent
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: James Glasgow
Date: 07/08/08

Location: St. Kew, nr. Wadebidge, Cornwall
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Kim Appleby
Date: 02/08/08

Location: Longparish, Hampshire
Number seen: 8 Females
Spotted by: Andrew Burgess
Date: 01/08/08

Location:
Northiam, East Sussex
Number seen: 13 Females, 3 Males
Spotted by: Andrew Redford
Date: 10/07/08

Location: Wisborough Green, West Sussex
Number seen: 5 Females
Spotted by: Mark Robinson
Date: 06/08/08

Location: Langport, Somerset
Number seen: 4 Females
Spotted by: Richard Jones
Date: 04/08/08

Location: Sturminster Newton, Dorset
Number seen: 2 Females
Spotted by: John Taylor
Date: 02/08/08

Location:
Streatley, West Berkshire
Number seen: 2 Females
Spotted by: Timo Newton-Syms
Date: 02/08/08

Location: Sandford, Dorset
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Kathy Lake
Date: 31/07/08

Location: nr. Rothbury, Northumberland
Number seen: 16 Females, 25 Larvae
Spotted by: Shaun Hackett
Date: 01/08/08

Location: Purfleet, Essex
Number seen: 1 Larva
Spotted by: Susan Sullivan
Date: 30/07/08

Location: Bridgewater, Somerset
Number seen: 3 Females
Spotted by: Tony Hynam
Date: 23/07/08

Location: Chartham, Canterbury, Kent
Number seen: 10 Females
Spotted by: Anthony Fairhall
Date: 27/07/08

Location: nr. Axminster, Devon
Number seen: 2 Females
Spotted by: Ray J. Taylor
Date: 22/07/08

Location: Canal, Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire
Number seen: 7 Females
Spotted by: Sue Argent
Date: 24/07/08

Location: Castor, nr. Peterborough
Number seen: 3 Larvae
Spotted by: David Savory
Date: 25/07/08

Location: Purton, nr. Swindon, Wiltshire
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Simon Rayburn
Date: 25/07/08

Location: Kingsbridge, Devon
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Roger Doswell
Date: 21/07/08

Location: Bainton, Stamford, nr. Peterborough
Number seen: 12 Females, 1 Male
Spotted by: David Savory
Date: 22/07/08

Location: Eastbourne, East Sussex
Number seen: 4 Females
Spotted by: Gill Lee
Date: 22/07/08

Location: The Hospital Plantation, Lincoln
Number seen: 3 Females, 3 Larvae
Spotted by: Steve D. Harris
Date: 22/07/08

Location: Birchwood Nature Park, Lincoln
Number seen: 1 Female, 12 Larvae
Spotted by: Steve D. Harris
Date: 22/07/08

Location: West Malling, Kent
Number seen: 6 Females
Spotted by: Andrew Bush
Date: 17/07/08

Location: Lavernock Point, Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan
Number seen: 16 Females
Spotted by: Sharon Mullins
Date: 11/07/08

Location: nr. Bridgwater, Somerset
Number seen: 20 Females
Spotted by: Pete Marley
Date: 14/07/08

Location: Brownshill, Gloucestershire
Number seen: 6 Females
Spotted by: Angela Crick
Date: 05/07/08

Location: Danbury, Essex
Number seen: 6 Females
Spotted by: Caroline Langan
Date: 01/07/09

Location: Flackwell Heath, Bucks
Number seen: 2 Females
Spotted by: Howard Cramer
Date: 13/07/08

Location: Mid Lavant, West Sussex
Number seen: 20 Females
Spotted by: Debby Rayner
Date: 27/06/08

Location: nr. Reading, Berkshire
Number seen: 2 Females, 1 Male
Spotted by: Janet Main
Date: 03/07/08

Location: Clare, Suffolk
Number seen: 2 Females
Spotted by: Laura Hicks
Date: 11/07/08

Location: Barnack, nr Peterborough
Number seen: 22 Females, 3 Males
Spotted by: David Savory
Date: 11/07/08

Location: near River Bure about 5mls north of Norwich
Number seen: 3 Females
Spotted by: Adrian Oakley
Date: 09/07/08

Location: nr. Leigh, Kent
Number seen: 2 Females
Spotted by: Arthur Coomber
Date: 10/07/08

Location: Oban, Argyll
Number seen: 12 Females
Spotted by: James MacKay
Date: 10/07/08

Location: Graffham, West Sussex
Number seen: 2 Females
Spotted by: Melissa Wilcock
Date: 05/07/08

Location: Bough Beech, Kent
Number seen: 7 Females
Spotted by: Lynne Flower
Date: 04/07/08

Location: Wooburn Green, Bucks
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Andrew Day
Date: 07/07/08

Location: Carisbrooke, Isle of Wight
Number seen: 42 Females
Spotted by: Judith Stratton
Date: 21/06/08

Location: Beccles, Suffolk
Number seen: 15 Females
Spotted by: Terry Barber
Date: 03/07/08

Location: Cocking Causeway, West Sussex
Number seen: 8 Females
Spotted by: Wendy Kemp
Date: 01/07/08

Location: Froxfield, Hampshire
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Matthew Gearey
Date: 02/07/08

Location: Worlingham, Suffolk
Number seen: 20 Females
Spotted by: Terry Barber
Date: 01/07/08

Location: Chilibolton, Hampshire
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Sally-Anne Neve
Date: 28/06/08

Location: Dolgellau, N. Wales
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Steve Howlett
Date: 30/06/08

Location: Dunwich Heath, Suffolk
Number seen: 20 + Females
Spotted by: Tim Bingham
Date: 28/06/08

Location: Devil's Dyke, Brighton
Number seen: 4 Females
Spotted by: Dionne Jarvis
Date: 29/06/08

Location: Whitchurch, Hampshire
Number seen: 2 Females
Spotted by: D. Perceval
Date: 28/06/08

Location: Bruisyard, Suffolk
Number seen: 7 Females
Spotted by: Abigail Lee
Date: 28/06/08

Location: nr. East Pennard, Somerset
Number seen: 7 Females
Spotted by: Derek Inwood
Date: 26/06/08

Location: Holton, Suffolk
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Flora Ellis
Date: 26/06/08

Location: Chelmsford, Essex
Number seen: 2 Females
Spotted by: Nigel Norton
Date: 26/06/08

Location: Lavernock, Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan
Number seen: 6 Females
Spotted by: Sharon Mullins
Date: 16/06/08

Location: King's Hill, Kent
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Paul Drew
Date: 25/06/08

Location: Hangleton, nr. Brighton
Number seen: 300 + Females
Spotted by: Alan Parsons
Date: 21/06/08

Location: Martlesham, Suffolk
Number seen: 8 Females
Spotted by: Duncan Sweeting
Date: 21/06/08

Location: Chapel Row, Reading, Berkshire
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Tim Karpinski
Date: 21/06/08

Location: Kingshill, Kent
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Paul Drew
Date: 25/06/08

Location: nr. Bridport, Dorset
Number seen: 1 Larva
Spotted by: Margret Dunford
Date: 23/06/08

Location: nr. Axmouth, Devon
Number seen: 5 Females
Spotted by: Allan Emmett
Date: 24/06/08

Location: Mellis, Suffolk
Number seen: 6 Females
Spotted by: Amy Bennett
Date: 22/06/08

Location: Townclose Hills Local Nature Reserve, Kippax
Number seen: 42 Females, 3 Males
Spotted by: Jennifer Watts
Date: 22/06/08

Location: Shawford Downs, nr. Winchester
Number seen: 4 Females
Spotted by: Bryn and Linda Jones
Date: 22/06/08

Location: Bringsty Common, Worcestershire
Number seen: 4 Females
Spotted by: Katie Smith
Date: 22/06/08

Location: Theale, Berkshire
Number seen: 14 Females
Spotted by: Terry Hemmett
Date: 19/06/08

Location: Dunsfold Surrey
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Stuart Cole
Date: 18/06/08

Location: nr. Northiam, East Sussex
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Mr A Redford
Date: 16/06/08

Location: Axbridge, Somerset
Number seen: 4 Females
Spotted by: Simon Banham
Date: 12/06/08

Location: Tumble Woodland Park nr. Llanelli, Carmarthenshire
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Anne Roberts
Date: 07/06/08

Location: Theale, Berkshire
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Terry Hemmett
Date: 10/06/08

Location: Thatcham, Berkshire
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Ruth Howard
Date: 12/06/08

Location: Latchely, Callington, Cornwall
Number seen: 1 Larva
Spotted by: Helen Dundrow-Smith
Date: 02/05/08

Location: South Hams, Devon
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Carlton Rhodes
Date: 10/06/08

Location: Basildon, Essex
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Tulip Ager
Date: 06/06/08

Location: nr. Gaston Gate, Cranleigh, Surrey
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Gavin Crocker
Date: 04/06/08

Location: Biddenden, Kent
Number seen: 2 Females
Spotted by: Mark Adamson
Date: 30/05/08

Location: nr. Pickering, N. Yorkshire
Number seen: 1 Larva
Spotted by: Anne-Marie Fowlston
Date: 16/05/08

Location: Colegate, East Sussex
Number seen: 1 Female
Spotted by: Darren Brito
Date: 26/05/08




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