Review of the Week

A round-up of all the week's best bird news from across Britain, Ireland and the Western Palearctic. Read the latest edition, or search our comprehensive archive. 

Review of the Week: 6-12 June

New rarities included Marsh Sandpiper in Hampshire and an apparent Black-headed Wagtail in Devon, while Rosy Starlings continued to flood...


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Review of the Week: 23-29 May

A north-easterly airflow ensured many areas, particularly the east coast, were treated to an arrival of late spring scarcities. Meanwhile,...


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Review of the Week: 16-22 May

The Song Sparrow was successfully twitched on Fair Isle and an influx of Black Terns entertained patch birders, while other delights...


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Review of the Week: 9-15 May

Scilly struck with a Northern Harrier over the weekend, but Shetland subsequently stole the show with a quartet of spectacular vagrants....


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Review of the Week: 2-8 May

Warm, sunny weather ensured it was a quiet week for new arrivals, although a Little Bittern in Northumberland entertained for a day and...


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Review of the Week: 4-10 April

Suffolk boasted an American Bittern, while good numbers of spring migrants, including some exciting scarcities, began to arrive. Josh Jones...


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