This summary of unchecked reports covers early March to early April 2017.

Headlines An Allen’s Gallinule (the third for Britain, found dead on St Kilda), a Baillon’s Crake in Cornwall, a returning Pied-billed Grebe in Argyll, a Dark-eyed Junco in Borders and two Black- throated Thrushes were the highlights of this period. A welcome arrival of Mediterranean overshoots comprised a Little Bittern


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