Photos of British birds most of which are still fairly common but that you are unlikely 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: Herring Gull, Hobby, Kingfisher, Lapwing, Lesser Whitethroat, Little Egret, Little Grebe, Mallard, Mandarin Duck, Marsh Harrier and Meadow Pipet. The video links open in a separate window.
Lesser Whitethroat - video here of the bird calling