Young peregrine falcon falls from Salisbury cathedral tower | Birds

They are known as agile, powerful and rapid flyers. But a young peregrine falcon has undermined the image of its species after an ungainly tumble from a cathedral tower. Named Noble X3C, the bird is one of four that hatched high on Salisbury cathedral this spring, and was days away from being big enough to … Read more

Wing and a preyer: Salisbury Cathedral’s star falcon flies nest to Guernsey | Birds

A young male peregrine falcon that hatched at Salisbury Cathedral two years ago and became an internet star during the early days of the first Covid lockdown has spread its wings and reached the island of Guernsey, more than 100 miles away. Osmund, the only male of four chicks raised on the cathedral tower in … Read more