Pelican crossing

PUBLISHED: 12:55 20 April 2006 | UPDATED: 10:01 06 May 2010

The big bird

The big bird

VISITORS to the Bird of Prey Centre at Old Warden had a real life pelican crossing on Bank Holiday Monday…in front of them! The big birds made a flap with everyone as they wandered among the crowds in the afternoon sunshine. The pair, Guppy and Flounder,

VISITORS to the Bird of Prey Centre at Old Warden had a real life pelican crossing on Bank Holiday Monday...in front of them!

The big birds made a flap with everyone as they wandered among the crowds in the afternoon sunshine. The pair, Guppy and Flounder, gave a short flying display before waltzing among the spectators trying to get a snack of their favourite herrings from a member of staff.


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