but definately a Turtle Dove. No 265 on my life list and a great pleasure to observe. I was out with PJA and we had seen loads of Barnacle Geese flying North, flocks of Golden Plover at St Marys, Wheatear at Briar Dene, dipped yet again on the Yellow browed Warbler at Tynemouth and just photographed the Mandarin Duck at Tynemouth when the shout came through.
Hard to spot crake
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