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Pennithorn, Baildon photo: Keith Allen

Tuesday, 20 January 2015

Tuesday 20th January 2015

Shipley Glen - A skein of about 150 Pink-footed Geese flew over from east to west at about 11:30am.  A female Stonechat was flitting about the dead grasses at the side of the main car park, a mobile flock of 40 Lapwings, 12 Fiedfare, a few Redwings and a Mistle Thrush were in the fields by Brackenhall.
Paul King
NB - Ian Watson saw a skein of the same number around 11.30 over Allerton Road.

Barden Moor - male Stonechat
Bingley Garden - 6 Redwing feeding on cotoneaster.
Paul Croft