April 1968 – vol. 61, issue 4–188 Several Red-necked Grebes Podiceps ruficollis were seen inland in London, Essex, Berkshire and Huntingdon in January-February and some notable concentrations off Northumberland included peaks of 43 at Budle on 28th January and 23 at Bamburgh on 17th-! 8th February. Bitterns Botaurus stellaris away from their reedbed breeding areas were reported from Kent, Sussex, Hertford, Bedford, Norfolk, Nottin... This article is only available to subscribed users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.