March 1981 – vol. 74, issue 3, pp 152–153 Hobby studies With reference to Dr Fiuczynski's and D. Nethersole-Thompson's paper on 'Hobby studies in England and Germany' (Brit. Birds 73: 275-295), I should like to add a fifth point to their suggestions for further study: LEAVE WELL ALONE. There is no doubt that the Hobby Falco subbuteo is an uncommon breeding bird in Britain (as indicated by its inclusion in the annual reports of th... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.