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Local weather


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11th Oct

A very quiet day on both land and sea. Grounded migrants were almost limited to a handful of Chiffchaffs and Blackcaps while a trickle of birds passing overhead included 17 Stock Doves, three Jays, two Tree Sparrows, five Rock Pipits, three Bramblings, a Redpoll and eight Siskins.

Six Porpoises were feeding offshore this afternoon.