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Birds released after clean-up

Some of the seabirds washed up on the Dorset coast covered in an oil-type substance have been released back into the wild today.

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Video: Search for birds on Chesil Beach

Beaches in Devon and Dorset where hundreds of birds were washed up are stll be scoured.

Experts are looking out for any more Guillimots and razorbills crippled by the still unidentified sticky substance. They were found from the Isle of Wight to Cornwall, but most were found at Chesil Beach in Dorset.

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