New berth for swans nesting on Chantry Bridge

Swans at chantry bridge, Wakefield.  (w601b314)
Swans at chantry bridge, Wakefield. (w601b314)

The city’s historic Chantry Bridge could soon be the birthplace of three cygnets.

Visitors to our Facebook page said they had spotted a mum nestled on her eggs.

And it was revealed that she has chosen a nesting place on an island about ten metres away from the bridge. w601a314