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Best garden tick ever?!?

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Old Sunday 25th March 2007, 20:21   #1
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Best garden tick ever?!?

Taken from my balcony 5 minutes ago:

Edit: with apologies for quality - thru 60X scope.
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Old Sunday 25th March 2007, 20:32   #2
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Very nice, thats some garden my friend. Mick
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Old Sunday 25th March 2007, 21:44   #3
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The best bird in my garden has to be a Redstart a few years ago.
Not rare but very unusual.
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Old Sunday 25th March 2007, 21:47   #4
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Mine has to be this....

Though Alpine Swift, White-rumped Sandpiper and White-winged Black Tern are technically rarer!

Last Cheshire Pied Wheatear (313) last Red Rocks Subalpine Warbler (260), last Garden [b]Water Rail/B] (213), last Self-found Blyth's Reed Warbler (297)
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