As part of UK Swift Awareness Week, the Helmsley Swifts group is holding a free evening event at All Saints Church, Helmsley on 21st June. “A Midsummer Swift Eve” will commence from 7.30pm. There will be a short presentation, followed by walk around the town to look at Swifts, Swallows and House Martins. Light refreshments will be offered. You may also like to Follow @HelmsleySwifts on twitter. An article on the Visit Helmsley website is also very useful on the origin and aims of the Helmsley Swifts group.