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Old Saturday 21st October 2017, 09:07   #5601
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Hawfinch over Salters heading towards the hospital per Matt Hadlington
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Old Saturday 21st October 2017, 09:10   #5602
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League Table 21/10/17
Matt adds Hawfinch to his list

1. Dave Saunders 210 Great White Egret,
2. Pete Hackett 210 Red Kite,
3. Tim Hextell 202 Red Throated Diver,
4. Matt Hadlington 194 Hawfinch,
5. Mel Jones 187 Red Throated Diver,
6. Pete Forbes 180 Little Egret,
7. Hughie King 178 Wood Sandpiper,
8. Simon Edwards 172 Ruff,
9. Dave Waite 172 Wood Sandpiper,
10. Terry Parker 171 Common Scoter,
11. John Clarke 167 White Fronted Geese,
12. Pete Carless 159 Black Redstart,
13. Tracy Saunders 156 Ring Necked Parakeet,
14. Steve Lilly 155 Raven,
15. Mike Ixer 147 Tree Pipit,
16. Steve Roper 142 White Fronted Geese,
17. Richard Eyres 129 Black Tern,
18. Bob Slater 125 Great Northern Diver,
19. Andy Thomas 117 Wood Sandpiper,
20. Richard Davis 115 Water Rail,
21. Matt Gibbs 112 Green Sandpiper,
22. Jason Davis 112 Wood Sandpiper,
23. Craig Reed 110 Arctic Tern,
24. Carl seebode 108 Yellow Wagtail

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Old Saturday 21st October 2017, 11:16   #5603
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#County News
Firecrest at Elmdon Manor Nature Reserve this morning per James Kenny
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Old Saturday 21st October 2017, 12:43   #5604
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Ad Yellow legged Gull Stubbers Green this PM per Hughie King
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Old Saturday 21st October 2017, 14:45   #5605
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Blackbird 40+, Redpoll 10+, Meadow Pipit 40+, Skylarks c25, Pied Wagtail 10+, Raven x2, Fieldfare x10, Yellowhammers x2 and Chiffchaff x2, Peregrine, Brambling x2 per Mel Jones
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Old Saturday 21st October 2017, 14:47   #5606
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Gadwall c42, Lapwing c36, Snipe x10 and Pochard x2 per Pete Carless
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Old Saturday 21st October 2017, 16:50   #5607
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Just had an hour around Swan Pool and Salters, nothing much doing. 44 LBBG, 18 Herring Gull, 8 Cormorant were the highlights per Matt Hadlington
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Old Saturday 21st October 2017, 16:52   #5608
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Of interest, I had a pair of Buzzard over West Smethwick Park this afternoon per Matt Hadlington
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Old Saturday 21st October 2017, 17:25   #5609
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7.30-8.45.Rspb, forge Hill, hill 60 and Legion. 100+ Redwing all West. 30 Starling West. 20+ Chaffinch, 1 Siskin per Pete Hackett
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Male Stonechat Salters Lane by the burning mound per Hughie King
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Stonechat x3 at Hill top by football pitches this am per John Clarke
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Pair Stonechat on Brownies, Snipe ( Salters), 2 Chiffchaff (1 Salters, 1 Paddocks), 8 Little Grebe and Scaup-faced Tufty on Swan Pool. Few Redpoll and Siskin this afternoon per Matt Hadlington
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At least 2 hawfinch's feeding in yew trees at Elmdon manor nature reserve at 3.30pm per Paul Harper
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Gadwall c35, Pochard, Teal c2, Wigeon, Goosander c6, Shoveler x14, Lapwing c31 and Snipe x6 per Pete Carless
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Willow Tit and Coal Tit still coming to Feeders per Pete Carless
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Yesterday's Stonechat at Salters Lane by Hughie King
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Ring Ouzel Forge Hill per Pete Hackett
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