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Swift Awareness Week

 22nd - 30th June 2019 

Local events:

  • Thursday 13th June 2019 from 19:30 - 21:00 hrs:  A Concert for Swifts at Sarum College, 19 The Close,Salisbury SP1 2EE organised by Salisbury And Wilton Swifts (SAWS) who are presenting a fundraising concert with two popular local musicians, Bill Benham (violin) and Michael Maxwell Steer (piano). The cost is £10 and tickets will be available on the door which will open at 7 pm. (Cash and Cheques only).
  • Saturday, June 29, 6.30pm at the Quaker Meeting House, Whiteheads Lane, Bradford on Avon BA15 1JU, Jonathan Pomroy, wildlife artist, author and Swift expert will give a talk about Swifts followed by a walk round town to spot Swifts and where they are nesting.  £5 for talk and walk, £3 for talk only. Booking essential. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to reserve a place. 
  • Sunday, June 30th from 10am - 4.30pm at Holy Trinity Church, Bradford on Avon BA15 1LW an exhibition of paintings by Jonathan Pomroy + signing of his book On Crescent Wings. At 3pm Jonathan will give a short talk on sketching Swifts and after this teas will be served. Free entry but donations for tea welcomed.

For more information about national events see http://actionforswifts.blogspot.com/p/2019-swift-awareness-week.html 

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