Desperate college turns to falcons

Desperate college heads have hired falcons to clear an art building of nuisance seagulls.

Hartlepool College of Further Education cost £53m to build, but it is now plagued by dive bombing seagulls who leave an "unsightly mess".

The college has employed a falconry expert to try clear the gulls.

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College employs falcons

Hartlepool College are using peregrine falcons to try get rid of 'dive-bombing' seagulls from its roof.