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Welcome to Rare Bird Alert

Since 1991, up-to-the-minute news, directions, and updates, of all the scarce and rare migrant birds in the UK and Ireland.

The RBA team of experts-in-the-know work tirelessly throughout the day and evening, sifting through thousands of reports and photos, to provide you the best possible birdnews service

We also have a wealth of other resources for everyone interested in migrant birds in the UK and Ireland, available to our subscribers via our website or our App. Find out more..
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