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29th Sep

Chiffchaffs continue to pass through n large numbers along with smaller numbers of Blackcaps and Reed Buntings and a Dartford Warbler, a Firecrest, a Wheatear, 15 Grey Wagtails, a Yellow Wagtail, two Rock Pipits and a Brambling, two Redpolls and six Siskins. Swallows arrived in good numbers this evening with 500 feeding over the Point.