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4th Jan

There was very little movement offshore but the Patch came up with the goods with a second-winter Iceland Gull making a brief appearance and three first-winter Caspian Gulls among the throng of gulls feeding there.

Two Black Redstarts were feeding at the corner of the power station wall and a Chiffchaff was seen in the Trapping Area.