Pigeon fancier who killed a parliament falcon ordered to pay the costs of training a replacement falcon

A pensioner who killed the Scottish Parliament’s “guard” falcon has been ordered to pay to train a new one. Pigeon fancier Andrew Hutchison was found guilty before Christmas of shooting the bird with a .22 air rifle. But when he appeared for sentence at Dunfermline Sheriff Court on Wednesday, 67-year-old Hutchison claimed he killed it […]