Swift Awareness Week
27th June to 5th July. Our nearest group is Bolton & Bury Swifts
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Discussion of sightings in and around the Chorley area.
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- Golden Eagle
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- Joined: Sat Sep 01, 2007 10:05 pm
- Location: Coppull
Blue (not sure if common or holly)
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- Location: Euxton
Holly Blue almost certainly. Still too early for Common Blue I think.
We had Holly Blue today in our garden and another Euxton Garden.
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I had a Holly Blue in my garden in Chorley today Monday 22 April. It was actually on a Holly bush so it must have read the book as in springtime females lay their eggs on Holly whereas in autumn they generally lay their eggs on Ivy