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Leigh Spinners is popular with the birds
10:00am Thursday 19th September 2013 in News
This week the Journal’s Sophie Arnold goes behind the scenes at Leigh Spinners, which is celebrating 100 years in the town
PEREGRINE falcons nest every year in Leigh Pinners' tower.
As an endangered species, the company cannot disturb them and must leave them in peace.
Peregrine have been targeted by gamekeepers and have been a target for egg collectors but better legal protection has allowed the population to recover in recent years.
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