What Bird is This?

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  1. MicknPat

    MicknPat Funster

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    Spotted this bird the other day, picture taken through RV's glass window and at maximum 10x zoom,hence poor picture quality.

    I'm sure it's a bird of prey?

    Click onto the picture to enlarge

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  2. Pikey Pete

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    Looks like a Peregrine Falcon

    Pete:Cool:
     
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    Sparrowhawk.....?

    Hard to tell from just seeing its @rse
     
  4. Chris

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    Is it a red kyte?

    It might be if you were in mid Wales
     
  5. Pikey Pete

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    It's a Kestrel.

    To be more accurate a male Kestrel.

    Pete.
     
  6. peter H

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    kestrel
     
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    Found this, looks very much as suggested above, Kestrel ::bigsmile:::bigsmile:::bigsmile:

    http://www.fotosearch.com/WTD002/ekf00790/
     
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    Kestral, no doubt about it.
     
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    As others a male Kestrel
     
  10. MicknPat

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    Not quite we are between Stafford and Newport (Salop) so not quite Wales never mind mid Wales...........Thanks for identifying the bird guys :thumb:
     
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