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The NOA is opening hides on all reserves to members again from 14th September 2020. There are still some restrictions and please be aware that these are: Face coverings will be required in all NOA hides until further notice, unless you are exempt for wearing them. Only 2 people from different households may use any hide at one time. A single household of more than two people is permitted, provided no-one else is using it. We are still not able to admit visitors inside the Observatory centre at present. We regret the inconvenience to all our members and visitors caused by the loss of use of these facilities during the first five months of the COVID-19 outbreak. Please be considerate of the restrictions we have put in place, allowing us to restore access as safely as possible. Thank you for your understanding.

Wednesday 23rd September 2015

Norfolk News from Birdnet
> Norfolk White-rumped Sandpiper W/past Weybourne at 06:40 with Dunlin NR25 7SR TG111435
> Norfolk Yellow-browed Warbler Walsey Hills NOA at 14:20 S/of viewing platform NR25 7SA TG062439
> Norfolk Grey Phalarope N/past Horsey Gap at 09:23 NR29 4EJ TG463241
> Norfolk Osprey Lyng at Three Bridges Farm Lake TG057183
> Norfolk Garganey Cantley Beet Factory this mrng. NR13 3JA TG389037
> Norfolk Garganey Cantley Beet Factory this mrng. NR13 3JA TG389037
> Norfolk Garganey Cantley Beet Factory this mrng. NR13 3JA TG389037
> Norfolk Osprey Hockwood Washes at 07:30 fishing IP26 4LQ TL727882