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Local weather


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2nd Nov

The sea remains quiet with just a Great White Egret and a Shag passing through and ten loitering Mediterranean Gulls of note while the land also produced very little except for a flock of five Egyptian Geese, a Pintail, 78 Stock Doves, 22 Skylarks, a Swallow, six Chiffchaffs, two Firecrests, three Fieldfares, a Brambling, 59 Redpolls, 550 Goldfinches and 13 Siskins.

A Grey Seal and a Brown Hare were seen.