Top 10 Facts About Goldcrests

The Goldcrest is the UK's smallest bird, but what it lacks in size it definitely makes up for with its striking appearance! Keep reading to learn some more...

The UK’s Birds of Prey

The British Isles is home to some truly magnificent wildlife, but some of the most remarkable of our native species are the birds of prey that can be...

Seven owls you can see in Britain

For many a keen birdwatcher, owls are fascinating creatures. Historically associated with witchcraft, or even as bad omens, they are nowadays more often associated with Harry Potter. But...

British Finches – An Identification Guide

Some are regular garden visitors, and some are more secretive, woodland dwellers, but how many have you spotted? We're here to lend you a helping hand with identifying...

The Birds of The Twelve Days of Christmas

The Twelve Days of Christmas is one of those carols that everybody knows and loves. Afterall, who can resist the joy of singing '5 Gold Rings' at the...

Perfect Presents for Wildlife Lovers

The festive season is upon us, and it's time to start thinking about getting on with the Christmas shopping. But if the idea of trawling the high street...

Starling Murmurations

As winter begins to take hold throughout the Northern Hemisphere, our native starlings are joined by thousands of visiting starlings from Eastern Europe and Russia, flying around 1,250...

Keeping Wildlife Safe On Bonfire Night

Bonfire night is a tradition going back centuries, but it can be a dangerous time for garden wildlife. So we've put together some advice and tips to make...

Birds in Halloween Folklore

Birds have been part of the Halloween tradition for a long time — even before the demonic few from Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Birds” in 1963! But why do...

Hibernation Habits

The nights are getting shorter, and with the clocks going back in just one week's time it won't be long until we start seeing the first frosts of...

TOP 10 FACTS ABOUT COAL TITS

Coal tits are one of the smallest birds in the British Isles, and are a much loved visitor to bird feeders up and down the country. But how...

Bird Profile: Nuthatch

Identifiable by a plump potbelly, large beak, rusty orange underparts and dark blue wings, nuthatches are agile, busy birds that are a favourite amongst wildlife fanatics. But how...