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Who dunnit?

Observed: 17th May 2011 By: JamesCommonJamesCommon’s reputation in BirdsJamesCommon’s reputation in BirdsJamesCommon’s reputation in Birds
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Fenwickfield's picture

Sparrowhawk

Probably a Sparrow hawk,pigeon is easy prey for them and they tend to pluck it and eat the breast and internal organ's first,get a lot if this were I live.

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anonymous spotter's picture

Yes -

although a friend once saw a kestrel take one - poor little beggar was trying desperately get it off the ground, to take it away somewhere quiet!

edward g's picture

Looks like sparrow hawk to

Looks like sparrow hawk to me. There are plenty about.