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11th November 2018

Pallid Swifts in Thorpeness

A rare sight was witnessed in Thorpeness just beyond the Haven  on Sunday – a pair of Pallid Swifts were seen feeding over the northern edge of the Meare  during the day.  Unfortunately at about 4pm one of them was caught by a Sparrowhawk.

For some stunning photos of the birds go to or his Twitter page.