A1_5 Determining the Smallest Migratory Bird Native to Britain able to carry a Coconut

Robert Hopton, Steph Jinks, Tom Glossop


In Monty Python’s Holy Grail the opening scene contains an argument between King Arthur and a Guardsman on how King Arthur obtained the coconut in his possession. The King argues that a bird could have carried it on its return from migration, this paper discusses if any British bird is capable of this

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