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Swans Killed By Mystery Illness In Weymouth


12:40pm 30th October 2013
(Updated 12:41pm 30th October 2013)

14 swans have died at Radipole Lake in Weymouth after being struck down by a mystery illness.

The first cases were spotted back in September.

The affected birds looked lethargic and weak.

Two swans are currently being rehabilitated at West Hatch run by the RSPCA.

Listen to our full interview with Luke Philips from the RSPB in Weymouth HERE:




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