Bridport Swift Town has launched its SWIFT SUMMER programme of FREE creative workshops through July, celebrating Bridport’s Swift population.

At this event join storyteller Martin Maudsley for a flock of Swift inspired folktales.


Swift Town Tales

Who is King of the Birds? How did Swallow get her Tail? Why do Swifts fly so high? Hear a flock of folktales to highlight the diversity of birds in Bridport, & help us create a new bird story for Bridport Swift Town.

With folklorist & storyteller Martin Maudsley.

Date and times

  • 14:00 - 00:00 Bridport Community Orchard


Dorset National Landscape are delighted to support Bridport Swift Town – a collaboration between local residents, Common Ground, Bridport Town Council , Bridport Bird Club, Little Toller Books, RSPB & Dorset Wildlife Trust

To support the project & find out more visit: www.crowdfunder.co.uk/p/bridport-swift-town

Bridport Swift Town is Celebrating People, Place & Culture for Bridport 24 Town of Culture with Bridport Arts Centre & lots of others in Bridport this summer!