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Old Saturday 4th March 2017, 18:28   #1
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On my allotment.....

Spring has come to Birmingham - I am always the optimist! So we will be spending more time in the allotment. Watch this space for pics and sightings.
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Today......

A new and beautiful robin has staked its claim to the plot. Very friendly, will try to get a photo next time.
Large collection (mob?) of last years magpies in the trees behind the plot.
Lovely sighting and calling of a jay.

Nothing else of note but it was very windy and showery.
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Today;

Magpies
Crows
Blackbird pair
Robin still claiming our plot for itself!
Blue tits
Great tits
Coal tit
Buzzard
Could hear a woodpecker but no sighting so not sure which type!
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A new and beautiful robin has staked its claim to the plot. Very friendly, will try to get a photo next time.
Large collection (mob?) of last years magpies in the trees behind the plot.
Lovely sighting and calling of a jay.

Nothing else of note but it was very windy and showery.
I have an allotment too, and can always guarantee a Robin will be present as soon as I pick up a spade or Fork...how do they know ?

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