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28th Dec

A Great Northern Diver, 147 Kittiwakes, 26 Mediterranean Gulls, a Great Skua and 1600 auks flew west of note this morning. In the afternoon a first-year Iceland Gull was seen at the Fishing Boats and at least 41 Mediterranean Gulls and a first-winter Caspian Gull were feeding at the Patch.

A Grey Seal was also feeding offshore.