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8th Nov

With more dismal weather the only realistic option was seawatching where the highlights were a Leach's Petrel, two Sooty Shearwaters and a first-winter Caspian Gull. Starlings arrived during the morning with 480 seen coming in off from the east.

A Grey Seal was seen offshore.