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Corona Virus Update

We are very pleased to be accepting booking at the Observatory. In order to keep staff and visitors as safe as possible, we will be requesting that you take a Lateral Flow Test (provided) before you first come in. The hides will be open for 'Friends of DBOT'. However, we would request that you continue to observe safe practises and sanitiser and spray will continue to be provided to clean down the handles and closures in the hide after you have used it.

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1st August

There was a small arrival of Willow Warblers this morning and a Little Ringed Plover flew over otherwise there was very little to be seen on the land. There were eight first-winter Yellow-legged Gulls and three Mediterranean Gulls feeding offshore and two Manx Shearwaters flew east..

At least six Porpoises were feeding offshore. 

A Hummingbird Hawk-moth was feeding along the wall on the seaward side of the power station.