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Local weather


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24th Feb

And so it goes on, gale force westerly winds and almost continuous drizzle and rain. Lots of gulls feeding offshore again including seven Mediterranean Gulls, a first- and a second-winter Caspian Gull and three Yellow-legged Gulls. The feeders were very busy but with just one Long-tailed Tit of note.

A Porpoise was feeding offshore.