Call for action after swan's ill-advised home-building

Of all the places to build a nest.

Monday, 3rd April 2017, 4:30 pm
Updated Saturday, 8th April 2017, 10:22 pm
Too close for comfort. Authorities have been alerted
Too close for comfort. Authorities have been alerted

Walkers in Preston's Haslam Park were surprised to see where this swan has decided to set-up home.

Concerned residents took to Twitter after the bird was spotted bedding-down next to a busy walkway.

@kennystaffie said "swans build nest next to walkway on haslam park pond could do with a bit of protection, From dogs and ?"

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Preston City Council alerted their local park ranger to the situation, and the Preston RSPCA were also informed.