John Mather / September 2020 – vol. 113, issue 9, pp 569 The note on the unusual feeding behaviour of a Song Thrush Turdus philomelos and Blackbird T. merula at a garden pond in Berkshire (Brit. Birds 113: 301–302) prompts me to put on record the following. On 29th June 1952, on the side of the River Nidd near Knaresborough Ringing Station, Yorkshire, I watched a juvenile Blackbird standing in the fast-flowing shallow wat... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.