Apus apus

Common summer resident and passage migrant.

BOU Name
Common Swift
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All breeding data, trends and unusual records. Early and late dates. Counts of 100+

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Swift 23 Jul 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Liz Huxley 50 + screaming & chasing over St Marys Road/Pole Barn Lane
Swift 23 Jul 2019 Great Totham Malcolm Corbett 30 +. Screaming party briefly together over Gt. Totham South before dispersing as three separate groups. Most seen at this location this year.
Swift 23 Jul 2019 Mistley Matt Turner 12
Swift 22 Jul 2019 Colchester Sean Nixon 20 Feeding high over Roman road/Riverside estate
Swift 22 Jul 2019 Rayne Chris Turner 24 Possibley more
Swift 22 Jul 2019 Rayne Chris Turner 24 Sorry I got the time wrong on my first entry
Swift 22 Jul 2019 Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea David Hale 10
Swift 22 Jul 2019 West Canvey Marshes RSPB David Hale 6 Marbled White & plenty of Gatekeeper butterflies on the wing.
Swift 21 Jul 2019 Beckton Gary A James 8
Swift 21 Jul 2019 Wickford David Hale 30 Over garden, regular daily since arrival in June. Same every year.
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