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    Beluga Whale Seen in the Thames

    Still off Poundland this morning
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    Targets for 2018

    Good to bump into you today at the Eider and again at Llandulas. We connected with the Glaucous Gull after you left. We then went to Conway RSPB for a few more year ticks including Scaup. Good luck on your quest and if you need any info for birds in N Staffs just get in touch. Good birding in...
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    Hi from Staffordshire

    Have you tried Westport Lake? Always something to see there and it's my Local Patch!
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    Collins Bird Guide revised

    The app has been updated as it contains Moltoni's Supalpine Warbler...
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    Member Poll with Prize: Which Smartphone Do You Use?

    Apple I phone 4S but soon upgrading to Apple I Phone 6 Plus.
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    Find the Rare

    I've found him Sean!!! I'll text you the answer lol
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    Coue's Arctic Redpoll, Macclesfield, UK

    Hi Colin it doesn't look pale enough to me, but I'm only viewing the pics on my I Phone, when I saw it a couple of weeks ago it was easy to pick out and the rump was fairly obvious even when the wings were closed.
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    Rutland Water, UK

    Bog standard Chiffchaff.
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    Best Place to Purchase ATM 80HD

    I went to Focal Point in January, excellent service and they will do a price match to any one else's price. They are located at Northwich Cheshire
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    Arctic Redpoll I.D Request

    Surely worth submitting as a Coues Phil??
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    Tripod and Head for Swarovski ATS 80 HD.

    I use a Manfrotto 144 Birder bit on the heavy side, but sturdy and the scope foot fits perfectly in the head. I would also recommend as scopepac when carrying any distance because of the weight.
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    Leica Service

    I've had the same problem, luckily the team at Focal Point got hold of the UK Leica Rep who has lent my a new 65mm Scope whilst mine is being assessed in Germany, it's been about 7 weeks now!!!!
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    Rare and Scarce Birds in Staffordshire

    Nothing on Staffs Bird News either.
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    Twitching omens

    I had never dipped on Scillies/ had a tick on the first day until that B@st*rd Waterthrush which I dipped twice on, and you guessed it Archie was with me the 1st time and ticked Black&White Warbler despite dipping the Waterthrush was more than happy!!
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    Norfolk Butterflies and Moths

    Cheers James.
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    Norfolk Butterflies and Moths

    I have a friend who is desperate to see a Swallowtail can anyone give me any sites where they are currently on the wing??? Any help greatly appreciated. Thanks Phill.
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    Loggerhead Turtle - RFI

    Hi Lawts We stayed in Laganas 15 years ago (twice) and both times we went we hired a Peddlow from the beach at Laganas and saw Turtles with crippling views. We also saw them we went on a day trip on a boat going around the island on a day trip plus Elenora's Falcons, Alpine Swifts, Pallid...
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    Park Hall Country Park

    The Long Eared Owls are best looked for in winter, but last winter was poor for them. If you want to photograph birds try Westport Lake Tunstall, with Warblers & migrants in spring, summer, autumn and ducks & gulls in winter. We are a friendly bunch up there with a resident photographer to get...
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    Rare and Scarce Birds in Staffordshire

    27 Waxwings Newcastle under Lyme by the swimming baths/ Queens Gardens till midday at least.
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    Birding In Staffordshire

    Park in the main Carpark walk to the waters edge and look for the birders with there scopes up and go stand with them. Any time after 3pm and wrap up warm its normally very cold there!!!!
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    Where to birdwatch in February?

    West Cornwall every time, Hayle Estuary Marazion Marsh, Mounts Bay etc.
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    Where to birdwatch in February?

    West Cornwall every time, Hayle Estuary Marazion Marsh, Mounts Bay etc.
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    Rare and Scarce Birds in Staffordshire

    Some of us workers have still got to wait until the morning :-C
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    Rare and Scarce Birds in Staffordshire

    I think we all agree with the above :clap::clap::clap: Get well soon Nick.
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    British Bird of the Year

    Orphean Warbler - The only tick I have had this year :-C