News for Aug. 22, 2004

Billy Makes a Bird Case

8/22/04, 10:24 pm EST - maegwen

Ringer Spy Mona sends in this story from The Scotsman: THE race is well and truly on to find a national bird for Scotland. Hundreds of votes have been cast since we unveiled our shortlist of 12 in The Scotsman last week. Billy Boyd - who won international fame as Peregrine [sic] Took in The Lord of the Rings - speaks up for his character’s namesake, the peregrine falcon. [More]