(These are largely unchecked reports, not authenticated records) This brief summary covers mid-November 1963 to early January 1964 and thus follows on after the one in the January issue (Brit. Birds, 57: 43-48). Numbers of Redwings Turdus iliacus and Fieldfares T. pilaris were well below normal in many parts of Britain at the turn of the year, and in Ireland Redwings were described as 'desperately ...

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