Owls - update

Home » News » Owls - update
tawny_owl

Following our feature on Ollie the Owl last month, another resident writes...

We were very pleased to hear of the sightings of another barn owl quartering the field behind Henbury Rise, especially since we know one was attacked and killed by a buzzard, last year.

We have had a barn owl box on a pole on our field boundary, (as advised by a member of the Chesire Barn owl Trust ) for several years, but to date it has sadly only been used by wood pigeons/squirrels.

Happily, we also have tawny owls in Henbury. Residents of Andertons lane have regularly heard them calling during the evening over the last month. We haven't heard of a sighting of a little owl lately but one has been seen in the village in the not too distant past.

More news from Henbury

Christmas Treacle Market
Henbury Webteam

Sunday 17th December10am to 3:30pmWhy not visit this truly festive market with a giant Christmas tree at it's heart? The perfect place for unusual and unique presents for the most discerning friends & family. Exceptional treats for your Christmas table, cheeses, pies, gluten free goodies, cakes, chocolate...Make a point of really enjoying your Christmas shopping this year with brass...

missing dog
Henbury Webteam: Sat 09 Dec 2:31pm

Fantastic news — the missing dog has been found in a garden in Worthington Close. Healthy but hungry. The owner thanks everyone for their help and...

missing dog
Henbury Webteam: Fri 08 Dec 10:17pm

This beautiful 11 month old dog has been missing from Dark Lane Henbury since Thursday around 5pm. She's wearing a red nylon collar. The owner believes she may have been hit by a car near the church yesterday evening, and has run off. He has searched the car park, graveyard, Millennium Green & farmland etc and can't find anything. She could be hidden in undergrowth or could have been...