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Your Happy Beaks Garden August

Birds learn how to fly, never knowing where the flight will take them. - Mark Nepo For months now we’ve watched our garden birds put on an amazing show,...

Best garden activities for kids

Let’s lure our kids away from screens this summer and introduce them to the joys of play, adventure and learning in nature. From sowing wildflower seeds for pollinators,...

Your Happy Beaks Garden – July

“The day was warming fast, the air weighted with the sweetness of clover and grass and pasture scents. A dunnock fluted notes from its perch in an ancient...

How to help wildlife in hot weather

Summer is finally in full swing! Last week saw the hottest day of the year so far and we can look forward to a lot more hot, sunny...

Five best plants and flowers to attract birds

What are the best plants for attracting birds to visit your garden? We put this question to a panel of expert gardening and wildlife bloggers and they told...

Your Happy Beaks Garden – June

A delicate fabric of bird song floats in the air, The smell of wet wild earth is everywhere - Sara Teasdale June marks the beginning of summer and the end of...

What to do if you find a baby bird

Fledging season is upon us, and at this time of year, it’s not uncommon to find a lost-looking baby bird sitting on the ground by itself or hopping...

Your Happy Beaks Garden – May

Birdsong foamed in the hour-before-dawn garden. - David Mitchell May is the most magical of months. Day by day, the countryside is beginning to transform: lanes are lined with cow...

Bird baths: everything you need to know

A water bath is an essential addition to any birdy buffet. Ensuring your feathered friends have access to a clean, reliable water source is every bit as important...

Urban bird watching wonderment

If you thought bird watching was the preserve of countryside dwellers, think again. The urban landscape is full of surprises for seasoned twitchers and new birdwatchers alike. Here...

Your Happy Beaks Garden – April

"I love spring anywhere, but if I could choose, I would always greet it in a garden" - Ruth Stout April is here, and nesting season is well underway! Here...

Choosing the best bird feeder for your garden

There’s nothing better than relaxing in your favourite armchair with a cup of tea, watching through the window as birds flock to your garden to help themselves to...