are fully protected by law and raptor persecution is a national wildlife crime priority.
Improving the conservation status of hen harriers
across England is something I feel very passionate about.
Manu the hen harrier
POLICE and the RSPB are investigating the disappearance of a rare bird of prey which fledged in the Northumberland area this summer.
are the most threatened birds of prey in the UK due to illegal killings and destruction of heather moorland and forestry, their natural habitat.
also won two races, the female F160 team event and men's M200 race.
B team rubbed in the premier team's success by finishing third in the team race and the other Roath Harriers
placings were: Walter Brown (24th); Doug Mends (25th); John Burrows (31st); Tom Farrant (35th); Brian Griffiths (39th); C Craig (41st); W Thomas (42nd); Mac Beames (44th); G Morgan (45th) and G Davies (47th).
The first lady finisher was Johanna Winks, a female vet over 35, from Halifax Harriers
with a time of 41.
Sightings of hen harriers
, including the sex, behaviour, a grid reference, time and date, should be emailed to HenHarrier@snh.
We all look forward to a day when there are many more harriers
flying free in Northumberland.
II Units of Operation Iraqi Freedom 1-VI Lon Nordeen.
In 1929 the event was won by Birchfield Harriers
in a time of 2 hours 11 minutes, with Sparkhill Harriers
in second place, Wednesbury Harriers
third and Tipton Harriers
should have rammed home the advantage, but strike partner Anthony Malbon drove wide after robbing midfield man Josh Walker in front of goal, before Callum Gittings smashed another effort inches off target.