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Image Taken on 07 Jul 2019 at 10:32    Image of day on 27 Aug 2019

Details of Yellow Meadow Vetchling flowers complete with the ever present Hover-fly (which seem atypically numerous this year).

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Image Taken on 26 May 2006 at 13:05    Image of day on 02 Jun 2006

This yellowhammer female has a cranefly in its beak so must be feeding young on a nest somewhere.

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Image Taken on 09 Jun 2010 at 05:35    Image of day on 21 Jul 2010

We know Yellowhammers nest near our South East corner but its nice to get it confirmed by this adult female collecting caterpillars.

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