P6280116 - Blackbird on arch

P6280116 - Blackbird on arch

Observation - P6280116 - Blackbird on arch. Description: This cock blackbird with his mate, a pair of chaffinches, a pair of woodpigeons, a pair of collared doves and a pair of sparrows have just successfully driven off a pair of magpies that entered the garden. The alarm was raised by the chaffinches, and the

This cock blackbird with his mate, a pair of chaffinches, a pair of woodpigeons, a pair of collared doves and a pair of sparrows have just successfully driven off a pair of magpies that entered the garden. The alarm was raised by the chaffinches, and the others, led by the blackbirds came speeding over to drive the magpies away. They have now gone - and so have all the other birds, except the blackbird who is still staring at the oak tree where his nest is (and where the magpies were spotted)