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Yesterday I saw a Sparrowhawk swoop low past me in the drive chasing a small bird and then into the passage between our garage and the next door house. A minute later a magpie emerged from the same passage holding a wriggling bird in it's beak and flew to the chimney where it met another magpie and then they flew down to the lawn next door to eat the catch. Do not know if this was a coincidence ie the magpie had found a chick in a nest or whether it stole the bird from the sparrowhawk. Interesting behaviour from two birds in the space of a few minutes.