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thumb|right|500px|'White' Wagtail ('alba') (female) May 15th 2010Most common in winter. Breeds in the old barns (1-2 pairs). Can be seen around the buildings or in the fields with Meadow Pipits or other birds.

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female 'alba' 16th May 2010 (same bird as above)

White Wagtail (M. a. Alba), the continental race, is a scarce early spring passage migrant. In May 2010, a rather late female alba was observed mating with an already paired male yarrellii (the standard British race)