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Local weather


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14th Apr

A very quiet day on both land and sea. A Black-throated Diver, six Mediterranean Gulls and 30 Sandwich Terns were the best from the sea. A small arrival of migrants on the land included 25 Willow Warblers, 18 Blackcaps, eight Whitethroats, seven Bramblings and a Redpoll.

At least 40 Porpoises were feeding offshore.