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Thursday 26 January 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# red kite

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# red kite
Endangered bird found dead with gunshot wounds in Co Down
Conservationists are calling it a “deliberate” attack.
# poisoned
Appeal for information after poisoning of protected bird of prey in Wicklow
The National Parks and Wildlife Service said a poison used for the control of rats and mice was used with meat bait – a practice now banned mainly for the protection of birds of prey.
# Developing story
It's Sunday, so here's 9 of our favourite pictures from the past 7 days
Flick back through some of the most striking images from the week of sport.
# flying lunch
'Sorry teacher, a bird ate my lunch'
Birds of prey swooping in on children’s lunches at English school leads to ban on schoolyard munching.