Swan family thought to be Newport’s biggest ever

Written on July 20, 2021

Swans and their cygnets are a common annual sight in Newport, but this year’s batch of 12 cygnets has amazed people in the town as the biggest they have seen.

The big family can often be seen serenely gliding down the canal, or venturing onto land near Victoria Park.

Town and borough councillor Peter Scott said: “It must be some sort of record. Swans usually lay up to 10 and expect to lose some. We have world-beating swans!

Full Story: Shropshire Star

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