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Guide to British Woodpeckers

There are over 200 species of woodpeckers around the world, but only three of them live right here in the UK. These fascinating birds are recent visitors to...

All you need to know about birdbaths

Birds will always be grateful for any help we can offer them in our own gardens. But while the majority of people are able to offer a variety...

Guide to British bees

Who doesn’t love to see a bumbling bee buzzing around their garden? These fascinating little insects are wonderful natural pollinators, and should be a welcome sight in your...

Helpful animals to encourage to your garden

Not a fan of using pesticides in your garden? Mother nature has her own way of keeping on top of pest control - just as there are a...

Insects To Encourage In Your Garden

It might seem strange to want to encourage insects into your garden - just the mere mention of some insects is enough to make any weathered gardener shiver...

The Life Cycle of the Cuckoo

This fascinating parasitic bird was once thought to herald the start of spring with its distinctive ‘cuck-oo’ call, but species numbers have been declining over recent years -...

6 fun facts about moles

Everyone has seen those mounds of earth dotted around their garden, but how many of us have actually seen the elusive creature that creates them? The mole is...

Why is good bird feeding hygiene important?

We all love looking through our windows at the garden birds flocking to our feeders. The sheer variety of birds that you can spot throughout the day is...

Guide to British tits

Tits are fascinating birds. While there are others such as the long-tailed tit and bearded tit, these birds aren’t true members of the tit family. There are 6...

How to care for birds in summer

There are many benefits to helping out your garden birds during the summer months - not only will you be giving them much-needed nutrition when some natural food...

How to care for birds in spring

Spring is an exciting time of year for birds. As the days get lighter, birds across Britain start to get ready for the breeding season - which means...

How to tell corvids apart

The birds belonging to the corvid family are arguably the smartest birds in the world. Some are easier to tell apart than others, with their own colourful differences,...