Recorders for the Birds Section are based on the County boundaries and not on the older VC boundaries.

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Secretary Becky Bailey, 38 Birch Drive, Kippax, West Yorkshire LS25 7DU, e-mail:, tel: 07809 461331


County Recorders:

East Yorkshire – Geoff Dobbs  e-mail:

North Yorkshire - Ian Court, 2 Burley Mews, Steeton, Keighley. BD20 6TX. Tel. 01535 658582

South Yorkshire - Martin Wells, 715 Manchester Road, Stocksbridge, Sheffield. S36 1DG Tel. 0114 2884211

West Yorkshire – Ian Court (as above)

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