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Old Thursday 7th May 2020, 14:13   #9151
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Only things of note today Common Tern, Common Sandpiper, Sand Martin, Teal pair, and the 4 Oystercatcher chicks doing well
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Old Saturday 9th May 2020, 10:59   #9152
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Cuckoo over the old maize Field this morning
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Old Saturday 9th May 2020, 17:20   #9153
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Mike Ixer -105 - Red Crested Pochard
Pete Hackett - 104 Common Tern
Matt Hadlington -102 Garden warbler
Dave Saunders -101 Sedge warbler
Richard Baker 97 Reed Warbler
Terry Parker -95 Yellow Wagtail
John Clarke -95 Cuckoo
Steve Lilly -95 Swift
Craig Whitelaw -88 LRP
Dave Waite -87 LRP
Mike Nicklin -79 Peregrine
Hughie King -76 LRP
Gareth Marlow - 69 Chiffchaff
Steve Hextell -69 House Sparrow
Craig Reed - 68 Chiffchaff
Pete Forbes -67 Brambling
Tim Hextell - 61 Chiffchaff
Carl seabode -58 Brambling
Richard Eyres -54 Brambling
Wali Taylor - 46 Jay
Jason Davis -35 Goldfinch

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Old Sunday 10th May 2020, 12:04   #9154
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Common sandpiper x2 Forge Mill and a Whinchat swan pool Meadow
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Old Sunday 10th May 2020, 13:46   #9155
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Adult Yellow legged Gull on Swan pool per Matt Hadlington
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Whinchat still present 15:40 per Mike Ixer
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Old Thursday 14th May 2020, 08:49   #9157
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Common sandpiper, LRP x2 and possibly a Lapwing chick on the Bund per Richard
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Old Thursday 14th May 2020, 19:40   #9158
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Red kite just gone over my Allotment towards the Valley
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Old Friday 15th May 2020, 21:06   #9159
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The adult yellow Legged Gull was on Forge Mill this PM per Steve Lilly
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Old Saturday 16th May 2020, 08:43   #9160
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Cuckoo calling near the Dam this morning per Pete Hackett
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Old Saturday 16th May 2020, 18:36   #9161
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Pete Hackett - 105 Cuckoo
Matt Hadlington -102 Garden warbler
Dave Saunders -102 Whinchat
Richard Baker 97 Reed Warbler
Steve Lilly -96 Garden warbler
Terry Parker -96 Yellow legged Gull
John Clarke -95 Cuckoo
Craig Whitelaw -90 Rook
Dave Waite -87 LRP
Mike Nicklin -79 Peregrine
Gareth Marlow -77 Peregrine
Hughie King -76 LRP
Steve Hextell -69 House Sparrow
Craig Reed - 68 Chiffchaff
Pete Forbes -67 Brambling
Tim Hextell - 61 Chiffchaff
Carl seabode -58 Brambling
Richard Eyres -54 Brambling
Wali Taylor - 46 Jay
Jason Davis -35 Goldfinch

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Old Wednesday 20th May 2020, 10:56   #9162
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Grasshopper Warbler Salters Lane per Dave Waite
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Old Thursday 21st May 2020, 08:00   #9163
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Gropper still at Salters Lane per Terry Parker
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Old Thursday 21st May 2020, 08:47   #9164
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League Table 21/5/20 Valley list = 235

Pete Forbes adds Peregrine to his list


01. Pete Hackett 215 Common Crane
02. Dave Saunders 210 Yellow Browed Warbler
03. Tim Hextell 205 Yellow Browed warbler
04. Matt Hadlington 197 Marsh Harrier
05. Pete Forbes 189 Peregrine
06. Mel Jones 186 Caspian Gull
07. Hughie King 184 Woodcock
08. Dave Jackson 177 Arctic Tern
09. Dave Waite 177 Yellow Browed warbler
10. John Clarke 176 Yellow Browed Warbler
11. Terry Parker 176 Yellow Browed warbler
12. Simon Edwards 173 Yellow Browed warbler
13. Steve Lilly 165 Red Crested Pochard
14. Mike Ixer 161 Red Crested Pochard
15. Steve Hextell 161 Red Crested Pochard
16. Pete Carless -159 Black Redstart
17. Tracy Saunders 158 Tawny Owl
18. Steve Roper 147 Red Crested Pochard
19. Craig Reed 138 Marsh Harrier
20. Richard Eyres 134 Caspian Gull
21. Wali Taylor 127 Spotted Flycatcher
22. Carl Seabode 127 Yellow Browed Warbler
23. Bob Slater 125 Great Northern Diver
24. Andy Thomas 124 Whooper Swan
25. Richard Davis 121 Red Legged Partridge
26. Jason Davis 121 Wood Sandpiper
27. Richard Baker 118 Green Sandpiper
28. Gareth Marlow 117 Brambling
29. Matt Gibbs 112 Green Sandpiper
30. Kev Wardlaw 111 Whooper Swan
31. Neil Gadsby 95 Yellow Wagtail
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Old Friday 22nd May 2020, 10:54   #9165
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Gropper still present per Steve Lilly
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Old Saturday 23rd May 2020, 11:36   #9166
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Gropper still at Salters
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