Paul Grimmett / May 2021 – vol. 114, issue 5, pp 295 At about 17.20 hrs on 15th October 2020, my wife and I saw what appeared to be a large ball rolling along the path in our garden, which is in a large village near Warrington, Cheshire. On closer inspection we discovered it was a Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus and a young Wood Pigeon Columba palumbus, locked in combat. This contest continued on and off for around... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.