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
Police are encouraging the public to be extra vigilant as thieves target shoppers across Cheshire.Offenders are known to visit cafes and supermarkets to target women on their own — believed to be aged 60 and above — to steal their items and money.Thieves will often be working in pairs or groups where one will distract the victim while the other steals from them.While local Police...
Watch out for the scheduled closure of Andertons Lane next Tuesday.CHESHIRE EAST BOROUGH COUNCILNOTICE OF TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES14 (2) ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Cheshire East Borough Council in exercise of its powers under Section 14 (2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and of all other enabling powers issues this notice temporarily to...
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