We are pleased to announce that the Field Trip to Heapey / Whittle, this Thursday, 16th July, is ON. https://www.chorleynats.org.uk/wpsite/e ... y-whittle/

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by John Love
Fri Mar 02, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Euxton
Replies: 2
Views: 768

Re: Euxton

Saw a single lapwing struggling in the wind along yarrow valley way at 2:30pm it landed on grass verge at side of road. Coming back along road at 3:40pm there were 3 lapwing on grassed area, seemed like a cat was about to try it's luck !
by John Love
Sat Apr 15, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Jack Green, Brindle
Replies: 2
Views: 1227

Re: Jack Green, Brindle

Late afternoon on dog walking duties at Healey nab. Noted 15+ curlew, 4 lapwing in fields south of nab viewed from bridle path. 5 oystercatcher flying up and down anglezarke reservoir.
by John Love
Tue May 03, 2016 8:08 pm
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Swift
Replies: 1
Views: 664

Swift

2 Swift, Pall Mall area near texaco garage this evening.
by John Love
Sat Apr 23, 2016 6:37 am
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: White coppice
Replies: 1
Views: 905

Re: White coppice

Cuckoo at White Coppice on Friday evening, not calling and very flighty.
by John Love
Thu Sep 17, 2015 7:21 am
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: ring necked parakeet
Replies: 1
Views: 988

Re: ring necked parakeet

4 in flight this morning 6:50am at Pall Mall (near Collingwood, burgh lane traffic lights). Very vocal, heard first then seen ,heard yesterday morning aswell.
by John Love
Mon Jun 08, 2015 10:19 pm
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Stoats
Replies: 1
Views: 800

Stoats

Had a great stoat sighting yesterday morning at Heatherlea Wood. A family party of definitely 7, poss 8, came bounding and leaping out of the undergrowth onto the path I was on pausing briefing 2meters in front of me , gave an inquisitive look to me then disappeared into the undergrowth again.
by John Love
Mon Jun 08, 2015 5:42 pm
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Coppull Hobby !
Replies: 2
Views: 1100

Re: Coppull Hobby !

There was a Hobby at White Coppice last night. Flying at speed along moorland top at around 8pm.
by John Love
Mon May 18, 2015 6:27 pm
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Euxton (next to railway tavern pub)
Replies: 16
Views: 5233

Re: Euxton (next to railway tavern pub)

A fox along top of railway embankment at 9am today.
by John Love
Sat May 16, 2015 9:53 am
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Siddow Fold Wood/White Coppice 6-9am, 16/5/15
Replies: 0
Views: 982

Siddow Fold Wood/White Coppice 6-9am, 16/5/15

Siddow Fold Wood - Spotted Flycatcher (2) Redstart (h) Blackcap Treecreeper Great/Blue/Long Tailed Tit Blackbird Robin White Coppice - Kestrel Jay Crow Wren Redpoll Wood Pigeon Grey Heron Red Legged Partridge Willow Warbler Chiffchaff Meadow Pipit Tree Pipit Wood Warbler (Heatherlea, usual spot) Roe...
by John Love
Fri May 08, 2015 12:43 pm
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: 8/5/15'Swifts.
Replies: 1
Views: 962

Re: 8/5/15'Swifts.

2 over Yarrow Valley Way this morning 7:50am.
by John Love
Fri May 08, 2015 12:39 pm
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: White Coppice\Lead Mine Clough - Thurs Evening (7th)
Replies: 2
Views: 1061

Re: White Coppice\Lead Mine Clough - Thurs Evening (7th)

I can add 2 Kestrel, 1 Peregrine, 1 House Martin, 2 Swallow, 1 Grey Heron and the white Crow to last nights sightings at White Coppice.
by John Love
Thu May 07, 2015 10:22 pm
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Euxton (next to railway tavern pub)
Replies: 16
Views: 5233

Re: Euxton (next to railway tavern pub)

4 House Martin over mid morning, work list =45
Buzzard seen on and off from mid morning till mid afternoon
Oystercatcher made there twice daily pass
The tailless Crow seen again.
by John Love
Tue May 05, 2015 7:01 pm
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Euxton (next to railway tavern pub)
Replies: 16
Views: 5233

Re: Euxton (next to railway tavern pub)

Single Swift over late afternoon, =44
Daily sightings of Oystercatcher, heading east in the mornings then back over in afternoons heading west.
by John Love
Mon May 04, 2015 9:59 pm
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: Euxton (next to railway tavern pub)
Replies: 16
Views: 5233

Re: Euxton (next to railway tavern pub)

Had 2 Jay checking my feeders out last week (work list =43)
Also last week a Carrion Crow over with no tail feathers looked quite bizarre but seemed to flying fine.
Got a Blackbird nesting in back of wood rack store.
by John Love
Mon May 04, 2015 9:49 pm
Forum: Recent Sightings
Topic: white coppice
Replies: 2
Views: 1152

Re: white coppice

That's alright Summer, you wasn't doing a bad job spotting them yourself. I think Chorley's top spotters might have to up their game now there's a new girl on the scene. I heard the Cuckoo calling about half hour after you left. Hope you manage to spot a Wheatear soon, and don't forget to pack your ...

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