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Saturday 27th May 2017

Norfolk News from RARE BIRD ALERT
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Norfolk Grey-headed Wagtail male Blakeney Bank 200yds west of chapel on north side of New Cut
Norfolk BEE-EATER Cley flew east over East Bank at 8.40am
Norfolk BEE-EATER flew east over Sheringham Bird Observatory at 9.13am
Norfolk Little Stint Cley NWT still on Simmonds' Scrape at 9.05am
Norfolk 2.Little Stins cley NWT:1.on Simmond's Scrape, 1.Arnold's Marsh
Norfolk Golden Oriole Winterton North Dunes by plantation briefly
Norfolk SAVI'S WARBLER singing still Hickling Broad by Weavers' Way
Norfolk Hooded Crow West Runton flew west along ridge at 9.38am
Norfolk GREAT REED WARBLER Cley NWT in reeds midway along East Bank at 11.05am then flew south c50yds +landed in reeds but no sign since
Norfolk Spoonbill Titchwell RSPB
Norfolk Spoonbill Wells flew west past Pinewoods Campsite at 11.30am
Norfolk Little Stint Potter Heigham Marshes still
Norfolk 12. Spoonbills Potter Heighham Marshes still
Norfolk Montagu's Harrier reported Strumpshaw Fen RSPB flew SE past tower hide at 2pm
Norfolk 3 Little Stints Cley NWT on Simmonds' Scrape at 6.29pm
Norfolk Little Stint Titchwell RSPB + 2.Spoonbills flew over
Norfolk little Gull 1s TItchwell RSPB again on freshmarsh this evng
Norfolk Spoonbill ad Burnham Overy Marsh