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    Stourbridge Local Rspb Group

    Our visit to Ynys-Hir RSPB was a great day for birding and walking around the countryside. We arrived around 10.30am on a great sunny day the reserve as a great array of habitat we saw the following species - Garden Warbler, Cetti's Warbler, Wood Warbler, Willow Warbler, Reed Warbler, Sedge...
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    Stourbridge Local Rspb Group

    For those travelling with the group tomorrow we have the chance of seeing the following species - Wood Warbler, Redstart, Pied Flycatcher, Red Kite, Osprey, Spoonbill, Purple heron (seen in the area over the week) with many more species this should be a great day out.
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    Stourbridge Local Rspb Group

    Had a great day at Bempton & Flamborough head 28/04/19 sightings - Short eared owl, Barn owl, Kittiwakes, Fulmar, Guillemot, Razorbills, Puffins, Gannet, Grey Seal and many more with the MEGA OF THE DAY ALPINE SWIFT Flamborough head. Next day out YNYS - HIR 12TH May booking details -...
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    Stourbridge Local Rspb Group

    The Titchwell Marsh RSPB Trip is currently running in October 2019 the group will be visiting Frampton Marsh RSPB in September 2019 Booking info will be on here from mid August 2019 I will be updating a list of species seen on our Bempton Cliffs & Flamborough head visit on Sunday April 28th...
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    Stourbridge Local Rspb Group

    Unfortunately Ynys-Hir is a little hilly but our trips to Titchwell Marsh rspb are friendly to people with difficulties with walking as I do have the same problems but do manage to get around unlike some people. Titchwell Marsh RSPB is a wonderful place it maybe a little to far to get to the...
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    Stourbridge Local Rspb Group

    We could do with a few more people on the Ynys-Hir RSPB trip so if you are interested please get in touch. Possible sighting at the location could be Pied Flycatcher, Willow warbler, Wood warbler, Redstart, Osprey even a chance of seeing a Pine Martin if you are lucky.
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    Stourbridge Local Rspb Group

    HELP REQUIRED We would like to get more people to come on our wonderful Bird watching trips We are struggling to get enough people to make the trips viable. Our next 2 trips will make or break the trips as if we can’t get enough then the trips will no longer run. APRIL 28TH SUNDAY – BEMPTON...
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    Sandwell Valley

    Sorry mis-type should have been Little Grebe the Pheasant were in the field opposite the entrance to the construction site at forge mill farm to the left of the farm on the opposite side of the road by the metal gates about 20ft apart looked to see if I could see any females but none seen. Or...
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    Sandwell Valley

    Complete list of species seen today - Magpie, Lesser black backed gull, Carrion crow, Jackdaw, Wood pigeon, Rook, Blackbird, Robin, Raven, Red legged partridge, Great tit, Dunnock, Black headed gull, Hybrid gull, Redwing, Fieldfare, Mallard, Pheasant, Mistle thrush, Moorhen, Canada goose...
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    Sandwell Valley

    Had a very good day at the rspb Sandwell valley today from 7.20 - 15.45 and picked up over 50 species highlights Red Legged Partridge in pet cem. Yellow legged gull - swan pool up close to island with a LBBG Gadwall 30+ wigeon 15 Little egret 12+ Common Gull Hybrid gull x1 Mistle Thrush all on...
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    Branston Gravel Pits

    Many thanks for the info we have had to change the date of our visit to next week many thanks for the link has come in very useful again many thanks
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    Sandwell Valley

    Many thanks for the info
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    Sandwell Valley

    Will the visitor centre be open tomorrow 15/01/2019 many thanks?
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    Branston Gravel Pits

    Hello I'm at it again I would like info on the Branston Gravel Pits how do I reach them from the trail station please. I have been watching the Staffordshire bird sightings web page but have no idea where anything is so any info would be great
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    Visiting Doxy Marsh

    Would have loved to see a Woodcock but didn't will look for that on my next visit I loved it and yes it's a little chilly.
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