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Wednesday 11th April 2018

 At least two Black Redstarts remained around the observatory area along with a Wheatear and two Yellow wagtails were in with the Ponies along the entrance track to the reserves.

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Norfolk Black Redstart fem Wiveton in garden at 2.50pm
Norfolk Hawfinch Titchwell RSPB mid a'noon
Norfolk 8.Ring Ouzels Roydon Common NNR/ Grimston Warren
Norfolk Sandwich Tern Brundall Marina at 10am then flew west
Norfolk Black Redstart Waxham at Poplar Farm by pipes
Norfolk 2.Ring Ouzels Waxham on coast path at 10.40am
Norfolk 4.Ring Ouzels (all males) Grimston Warren near observation tower at 8.30am
Norfolk 3.Hawfinches Great Yarmouth Cemetery at 9.23am TG.527.083
Norfolk 2.Black Redstarts Holme NOA still