This deceptively beautiful bird is a relative newcomer to our garden and welcome! This clip was taken in July 2010.

The RSPB website entry for the Song Thrush can be found here.

Facts about the Song thrush

  1. Bullet Otherwise known as Turdus philomelas - philomelos being greek for “loving song”

  1. Bullet Known for using small stones to crack open snail shells

  1. Bullet Also known as a Throstle, adorning the club badge of the Premiership football club West Brom

  1. Bullet Turned up in nearly 30% of gardens during the Big Garden Bird Watch 2010

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