For those of you that don't know 'Tewit' is the Lancashire name for Lapwing and today when I was visiting a client near Grimsargh I ringed a Tewit chick. I was attempting to ring two Tewit chicks but a field full of excitable youngstock meant I could only find one!
Close to the field where the young Lapwings were is a local landmark called the 'Reindeer' tree. What do you think? I think it looks a lot like a Reindeer.
Friday 24th February 2017 - Storm Doris did her worst so plenty of tidying up to do as several lilacs, elders & brambles came down in the compound along with many smaller branches. ...
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