Salisbury Cathedral

First peregrine chick hatches on Cathedral Tower

Tuesday 29 April - Salisbury Cathedral are toasting their first chick which hatched at around 08.14 this morning

It’s no easy job hatching – the whole process takes around 72 hours from pip (when the shell is first broken) to hatch. Generally that happens around 32 days after incubation begins – and incubation begins when the last egg was laid.

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