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Cuckoo - Male

David Attenborough introduces the male cuckoo.

David Attenborough narrates the first in a new series of short stories about our British birds inspired by their calls and songs, beginning with the Cuckoo. After spending winter in Africa, the migratory urge propels the Cuckoos northwards. And for many of us their return is a welcome sign that spring is well and truly here.

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Sun 21 Apr 2019 08:58


Cuckoo - Male (Cuculus canorus)

Image courtesy of RSPB


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