We are sorry to report that Rob Hume, co-author of this feature for over four years, since October 1979, has decided that his job as editor of the YOC magazine Bird Life involves him in quite sufficient deadlines without adding those associated with the monthly compilations of 'Recent reports'. We thank Rob very much for all his hard work on BB's behalf. Replacing Rob as Keith Allsopp's co-author, we

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