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Old Tuesday 21st June 2005, 17:54   #1
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Brown bird with red-brown head

Took this while out for a walk today, can you help me identify it?

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Old Tuesday 21st June 2005, 18:01   #2
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female Blackcap
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Old Tuesday 21st June 2005, 18:02   #3
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Looks to me like a female Blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla)
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Old Tuesday 21st June 2005, 19:03   #4
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Sure looks good for female Blackcap.

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