Photos of British birds most of which are still fairly common but that you are less likely to see in your garden.
Click the thumbnail to see the larger image - all the pictures expand to 1500 x 1000 pixels. On this page: Little Egret, Little Grebe, Mallard, Mandarin Duck, Marsh Harrier, Meadow Pipet, Moorhen, Muscovy Duck, Mute Swan, Nightingale, Oystercatcher, Peacock and Peregrine.
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Nightingale - video here of the bird singing