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24th Dec

The Iceland Gull first seen yesterday was seen at the Patch in the morning along with five Mediterranean Gulls and what was presumably the same first-winter Glaucous Gull flew west along the beach but was not seen again. Two Chiffchaffs and four Firecrests were seen in the Trapping Area/Southern Long Pits.