A film show by Gordon Yates on 'Birdlife through 40 Pennine Years' at St Mary's Parish Centre at 7.30 pm on Thursday 17th October.
Moderator: Neil Southworth
SM.LÖDGE. 12Mallard. 1Moorhen.
BIG.LODGE. 2fGoosander.Which flew off. 14Tufted Duck. 70 Mallard. 14Coot. 6Moorhen. C.100Blk.H.Gulls. pr.& 3Mute Swans.
TOP LÖDGE. 2Mallard. 5Moorhen. Grey Heron. Grey Wagtail. Wren. Robin. Dunnock. Blue/Gt./Coal /Lg.t.Tits. Chaffinch. Goldcrest. Nuthatch. Mistlethrush. Magpie. Woodpigeon. Blackbird.
1GREY SQUIRREL. 26LADYBIRDS. (Looked like Harlequin).
Decided to visit has havnt been for many years. As you go on the reserve there were about 150-200 planted Oak Trees.
Further along we were surprised to see 2000 Millenium trees planted by L.C.C.
Last time we went it was open pasture.
The only bird life were.6Jackdaws flying over .3C.Crows. Robin. Blackbird. Mistlethrush. Blue tit.and Sparrowhawk.
Sorry David but no sign of Autumn Crocus.