Annual Swan Upping cancelled

Swan Upping, the annual census of the swan population on the River Thames, has been cancelled.

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Children help to measure now long a cygnet is as part of the annual Swan Upping Credit: ITV Meridian

School Children in Henley-on-Thames are taking part in the annual census of swans on the River Thames. The Swan Upping has been officially cancelled for the first time in its 900 year history because of recent heavy rain fall.

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