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RBA Birdnews on Twitter
You can now receive the RBA birdnews direct to your Twitter feed. From breaking megas, the latest rarity and scarcity updates and all your local news, it’s all there. It works on any device on which you can view Twitter, including many devices for which there are no dedicated birdnews apps such as Windows and Blackberry.
The birdnews feeds
We have 11 different news feeds covering Britain and Ireland. Western Palearctic. Please don't submit follow requests for the feeds until you have emailed us (details below) and have had a reply.
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How much does it cost?
Usually £100 per year
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Simply Email Us and we will get you set up. Please include a daytime phone that we can contact you on.
Once your subscription is in place you can cancel within 14 days - no questions asked - effectively a 14-day free trial
Jon Dunn brings you a comprehensive roundup of the best birds from around Britain, Ireland, and the Western Palearctic which this week Scotland's first Scopoli's Shearwater. More here >
Closures are controversial, but a new independent report finds evidence that despite complaints, they provide significant benefits for vulnerable beach-nesting birds. More here >
White-throated Sparrows show increased stress when exposed to more numerous and more severe winter storms. More here >