As Redbridge is not costal, nor does it touch the Thames, Oystercatcher sightings are unusual.
- 18th April 2009, 1 at Fairlop Waters
- 20th April 2008, 1 at Fairlop Waters
- 3rd April 2008, 1 at Farilop Waters
- In the 1997 edition of Dominic Mitchells 'Where to watch birds in the London area', Oystercatchers are listed as a 'passage wanderer' at Fairlop Waters.