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Old Saturday 6th January 2018, 12:42   #151
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84 Pink-feet flew NE at Sheepwash at c 10.00 am. Per Ian Whitehouse
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Old Saturday 6th January 2018, 13:32   #152
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Iceland Gull showing well at Swanshurst Park Moseley Bham per Trever Jones
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Old Saturday 6th January 2018, 17:42   #153
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Lutley Wedge W.Mids 6/1 Incredible movement of 130 Pink-footed Geese NW over the patch today (skeins of 70 & 60) per Craig Round
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Bewick's Swan reported at Marsh Lane per Birdguides
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Old Sunday 7th January 2018, 15:45   #155
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Swan sp, possibly Whooper over Garden towards Sandwell Valley per Tracy Saunders
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Old Sunday 7th January 2018, 18:04   #156
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Wigeon at Sheepwash patchgold 8 Goosander, 20 Pochard, Jay and 3 Buzzards per Ian Whitehouse
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Old Monday 8th January 2018, 10:41   #157
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Whooper Swan over Tipton flying towards Netherton per M.Jones
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Old Monday 8th January 2018, 14:24   #158
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MEGA! 2w Iceland Gull circling over Swanbrook valley, Sedgley right now!!!! per Craig Reed
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Old Monday 8th January 2018, 18:42   #159
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Bartley Res. 2ndw Caspian Gull in again. The usual 2ndw Iceland Gull in at 4pm
Misty conditions made it difficult late on per Terry Hinnet
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Old Wednesday 10th January 2018, 13:05   #160
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Couple of Fieldfare on the Queslett this morning, Wigeon holding at about 50 still, 7 Cormorant and 2 Goosander. An upward trend in medium gulls over the last week. Usually 3 or 4 LBB Gull, but must be about 60 today along with 7 Herring Gull.
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Old Wednesday 10th January 2018, 16:10   #161
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2W Iceland gull still at Swanshurst pool, Birmingham today also the YL/HG hybrid gull and a Common gull at 12:30.per Roger Dickens
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Old Thursday 11th January 2018, 05:57   #162
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Firecrest reported at Clayhanger per Chaz Mason
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Old Friday 12th January 2018, 18:16   #163
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Pintail pair, Peregrine x2 and Yellow Legged Gull on settling pool SheepWash per Mel Jones
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Old Friday 12th January 2018, 19:45   #164
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Bartley Res. 2ndw Iceland Gull in at 2.45. Probably left for Frankley Res. Refound at Bartley at 4.35. Also 18 GBB 6 Goosander and 6 Goldeneye per Terry Hinnet
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Old Saturday 13th January 2018, 10:11   #165
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: Iceland Gull (2w) again Birmingham in Moseley at Swanshurst Park mid-morning.per West Midlands Birding
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Old Sunday 14th January 2018, 15:44   #166
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3 Whooper over Wednesbury heading West Brom way. Keep a look out per Roger Burns.
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Old Wednesday 17th January 2018, 09:16   #167
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Med gull Queslett now, just dropped in with about 300 bhg
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Old Wednesday 17th January 2018, 10:55   #168
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Iceland Gull 2w Swanshurst Pk Brum W Mids 11.35.per Hughie King
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Old Wednesday 17th January 2018, 20:02   #169
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Thought I had relocated the Iceland Gull when I saw a white winger dropping into Parkes Hall Reservoir this evening... Couldn't believe it when I saw this on the water! A cracking 1w Kumlien's Gull!! Last seen flying south at 4pm. Thanks to everyone who confirmed ID. Per Craig Reed
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Old Wednesday 17th January 2018, 21:03   #170
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3rdw Caspian gull again in the Bartley Roost. Still 25 plus Brambling and 36 Corn Bunting in the Shenstone area per Terry Hinnet
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Old Thursday 18th January 2018, 13:07   #171
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Sheepwash urban park today treecreeper along railway embankment. Per Mark Sheppard
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Old Thursday 18th January 2018, 18:16   #172
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Bartley Roost. 3rd Winter Caspian Gull and 2ndw Iceland gull again but no sign of Craigs Kumleins
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Old Monday 22nd January 2018, 19:07   #173
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Bartley Res. A 1stw Caspian Gull fresh in plus the 3rdw again. Also 4 YLG 2ad/ 2ndw/1stw. 6 GBB 6 Common Gull 6 Goldeneye . Didn't come on the 2ndw Iceland Gull per Terry Hinnet
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Old Monday 22nd January 2018, 19:22   #174
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8pm - Tawny Owl heard calling several times in Woodlands Park, Bournville. Mobile, or more than one bird?
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Old Wednesday 24th January 2018, 12:45   #175
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Hawfinch in with mixed finch flock in Tipton by Victoria Park per Mel Jones
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