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12 December 2019

Kiveton Park: Starling - 50+ - garden ; Blackbird - 8 ; Goldfinch - 15+ ; Greenfinch - 4 ; Robin - 2 ; House Sparrow - 20+ ; Magpie - 1 ; Jackdaw - 1 ; Song Thrush - 1 ; Great Spotted Woodpecker - 1 ; Pheasant - 1

11 December 2019

Attercliffe: CASPIAN GULL - 1 - 1w Warren Street
Brightside: Common Buzzard - 2 - together over President Park
Brownhills Lane: Pink-footed Goose - 1 - with c60 Greylags feeding in roadside fields ; Brambling - 1 - with foraging flock of tits and chaffinches
Hillsborough: Common Buzzard - 1 - ominously circling the football ground this morning.
Mayfield Valley: Mandarin - 1 - male under feeders by Workhouse Cottages on Green Lane. My first this far up the valley. ; Dipper - 1 - feeding in river c.200 m upstream from Forge Dam; unusual this far upstream
Millhouses: Redwing - 2-4
Norwood Allotments: Peregrine - 1 - over east at 13:05. Only the second sighting here this year. ; Fieldfare - 17 - single group south just before lunch. ; Tawny Owl - 1 - calling late morning as it has frequently in the past few weeks.
Woodseats garden: Blackcap - 1 - female

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