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Old Thursday 9th January 2014, 16:29   #1
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what's this ?

I am quite new to this and don't recognise this little chap at Upton Warren this afternoon - any suggestions ??

I presume it is a hen chaffinch - but seemed too bright and colourful for January - and compared the others that were around
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Old Thursday 9th January 2014, 16:33   #2
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it's a male Chaffinch rocketian
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Old Thursday 9th January 2014, 16:37   #3
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Looks like a Chaffinch to me.
Oops! looks like we posted at same time!
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