Allsopp, K & Nightingale, B / December 1998 – vol. 91, issue 12, pp 526–539 This report summarises the major bird movements and influxes of 1997, as well as including the rarity highlights. All the rarities noted here have been accepted by the British Birds Rarities Committee; reports still under consideration or not yet submitted are not included. Full details of all major rarities can be found in the annual 'Report on rare birds in Great Britain and Ireland', in the Novem... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.