Local News


Jun 2011

Pupils banned from school playground after attacks by red kites

School pupils have been banned from playing outside after dozens of youngsters were attacked and had their lunches stolen by red kites. Children have been forced to stay inside during lunch and break times after being ambushed by the birds of prey. One boy at Icknield Community College, in Watlington, Oxon, even needed a tetanus jab after a bird slashed him on the arm.

See full story at Telegraph.co.uk