Art And Events Celebrate The Return Of Shaftesbury Swifts

A Shaftesbury artist has produced a set of postcards to raise money for the town’s Swift Group.

Rachel Sargent tells us why she created the four designs.

Shaftesbury Swift Group organiser, Catherine Simmonds, says swifts have returned to Donhead St Mary. She tells how they have provided the soundtrack to Shaftesbury for over a century.

Catherine Simmonds

In our interview, you’ll hear about the group’s plans for walks and events this summer. And Catherine explains why they need to raise funds.