THE Tree-Sparrow (Passer m, montanus) is sparingly distributed in Leicestershire, and up to November 19th, 1933, I had never met with more than six or seven together at one time, although I have heard of a flock of about forty being seen on the Melton side of the county. On November 19th, on the Beaumont Leys Sewage Farm, within two miles of Leicester, I came across a flock containing several hun...

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