Oliver the cockerel accused of crowing too loudly
It looks like a picture postcard scene as Mel Lawrenson tends her poultry at her rural home at Claughton on Brock, near Preston.
But instead of cock a doodle do it’s a case of cock a doodle don’t for Oliver the cockerel who is at the centre of an extraordinary dispute over its morning
The rescued fowl has been accused of disturbing the rural calm in this little corner of Lancashire by crowing from dawn.
His owner could be served with a noise abatement notice or fined after a resident complained that Oliver’s wake up call is a serious noise nuisance.
Wyre Council is poised to carry... read more
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