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26th May

A Buzzard, 135 Swifts and a Hobby passed overhead while three Sedge Warblers were the only apparent migrants on the land.

Elsewhere, the drake Ring-necked Duck was showing well on the ARC Pit along with a drake Garganey and five Cattle Egrets and a Glossy Ibis were feeding at Dengemarsh.