Particular animals have become monitors of climate change and some creatures and animal communities
Share Seeds, plants and growing tips through the Grow Bradford on Avon project
Find local food and drink shops in this new directory. Encourage your favourite local businesses to sign up.
Two videos to watch: this one is Bristol based and follows a family of swifts inside a nest box
June 7 was World Swift Day, do watch this moving tribute to swifts from Jane Goodall
Learn how to tell Swifts from Swallows and Martins. This video is a good way to start
Download this little book about swifts – great for children and adults too
As much as nesting spaces, swifts need food, and that means insects: minimise your use of sprays in the garden, leave wild corners and remember that so-called weeds are really valuable to insects and often very pretty too!
If you know where Swifts are nesting, email email@example.com so the owners of the building can be alerted that they have nesting Swifts
Liz extends congratulations to the Town Council for the passing of a Biodiversity resolution on Re-wilding and weed kill process