/ 09 March 2021

Apropos of nothing – smart birds edition

Her name might be Wisdom, but this Laysan Albatross needs her head read… Already thought to be the oldest wild bird in the world, the 70yo has hatched a chick.

The cold weather in northern Europe has seen large flocks of starlings form some seriously impressive formations over the UK. That activity is called a murmuration, which is what we thought our elderly neighbour did…

And done with being an early bird is Sunrise host Sam Armytage. The keen Squizer announced on air yesterday morning that she’s taking a break after the low of losing her mum late last year, and the high of getting married in the new year. Time to ”calm things down”, she said. Others in the running to catch the morning TV worm are already being canvassed.

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