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Monday's Magic Moment: birds on a feeder
We're gearing up for Big Garden Birdwatch this weekend. I hope many of you get to see sights like this great action shot from RSPB Images during your watch. However, even if you see none, please still let us know - it's still really important information.
21 Jan 2013
This weekend...Ready for the winter?
Cold. That’s what those in the know are forecasting this weekend. But don’t despair. The cold weather could bring more birds to your garden – woo hoo! So this weekend, why don’t you make sure that your feeders are cleaned out, topped up and ready to rock? What, when and...
26 Oct 2012
This weekend...Take part in the Big Garden Birdwatch
W ell, it’s finally here. The big weekend. You’ve done the preparation, you can only sit back and watch. Which is exactly what we want you to do! For just one hour on either Saturday or Sunday please sit down, take a look out of the window and count the birds in your garden. Oh, and then...
27 Jan 2012
This weekend...Prepare for your Birdwatch
The countdown to the Big Garden Birdwatch is on! It’s now just three weeks until it’s time to sit down, perhaps in your favourite chair, and look out your window for just one hour, counting the birds in your garden. So, how can you make the most of your Birdwatch? Just how are you going...
6 Jan 2012
This weekend... create a Christmas tree for birds
Christmas is the season of goodwill, so this weekend why not treat your garden birds to an early Christmas present? Decorating a tree in your garden with edible ornaments is a great way to help birds to fatten up and survive the cold winter weather, and will create a lovely festive focal point for...
16 Dec 2011
Monday's Magic Moment: how do you get into this thing?
We all know that feeling... Our annual Feed the Birds Day takes place on Saturday and we've got loads of tips and advice to help you help your feathered friends. You can see more gorgeous photos from Nigel Blake at RSPB Images . Prints or canvases make beautiful Christmas presents!
24 Oct 2011
Countdown to Christmas: 9
And a present for birds... a recipe for speedy bird cake . Another great family activity for the festive period (especially important with more snow forecast this weekend!) Tell us how you got on and, as ever, share your photos in our RSPB community gallery.
16 Dec 2010
Countdown to Christmas: 18
Don't forget Christmas stockings for your garden birds... these recycled bird feeders make a great holiday activity for the children: http://www.rspb.org.uk/youth/makeanddo/activities/birdfeeder.asp?step=0 And, as ever, don't forget to share your photos once your feeders are up!
7 Dec 2010
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