Birds of prey cause a flutter at Hampshire shop

CUSTOMERS at a gardening shop in Titchfield had the chance to get up close and personal with some birds of prey during half term.

Sunday, 28th October 2018, 2:59 pm
Updated Sunday, 28th October 2018, 4:05 pm
Archie Law makes friends with a Siberian Owl. Picture: Supplied

Garsons in Fontley Road played host to owls, hawks and even a Kookaburra named Kookie, with visitors being able to hold some of the birds under the watchful eye of falconer Alan Greenhalgh.

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Assistant manager Lauren Bennett said: '˜The birds of prey caused quite a stir in the garden centre.

'˜It was a privilege for people to be able to hold these wonderful creatures and learn more about them from the very knowledgeable Alan.'