A third egg was followed by a fourth in the tower eyrie, now the peregrine’s paradise, at Salisbury Cathedral.
Hopes are high for the parents and a full hatch in due course. Meanwhile the feathered pair were joined by a hatch of a dozen ducklings, seen wandering in the cathedral precinct.
“…Just in case anyone thought the Cathedral only ‘does’ peregrines, caretaker Mark Organ discovered a small miracle in the Cloisters. Just hoping they don’t become anyone’s lunch.”