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Corona Virus Update
We are glad to say that the Observatory is now clear and visitors are very welcome. We are very pleased to be accepting bookings at the Observatory. In order to keep staff and visitors as safe as possible, we may request 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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A day of strong westerly winds and frequent thundery downpours of heavy rain and hail. Very quiet for migrants in the difficult conditions with just three Willow Warblers and a Sedge Warbler of any interest at all on the land and a Great Skua and three Arctic Skuas offshore this morning.