Archives for December 2008

Big Garden Bird Watch is 30




2009 sees the 30th birthday of the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch, the world's biggest bird survey, providing a vital snapshot of the UK's birds each … [Read more...]




How to clean a birdfeeder….




Now that Christmas day is over, we hope you had a great day,  we can get back on with cleaning the bird feeder. … [Read more...]




Birdsong and Christmas




Waking up to the sounds of birds singing early on a morning has to be one of the pleasures of living away from the constant drone of a city. … [Read more...]




Podcast – A frozen world




With the harsh arrival of winter the golden colours of autumn give way to the muted shades of winter. Frost highlights edges whilst the wintery … [Read more...]




Hedging success in National Park




Organisers of the first hedging contest held in the Yorkshire Dales National Park are giving themselves a big pat on the back after the event proved a … [Read more...]




Autumn berries – desktop wallpaper




The staple food for the birds during the winter are berries and we have some great pictures for your desktop. … [Read more...]




Autumn leaves – desktop wallpaper




The cooler weather and shortening days trigger a rainbow of colours to develop on the trees.   Warm autumn colours are a contrast to the cold air … [Read more...]




A dusting of ice on a autumn leaf – desktop wallpaper




Autumn in the UK brings with it coloured leaves and often some ice and snow.   This season the frosty conditions mixed with damp air and covered … [Read more...]




Frozen coloured leaves – desktop wallpaper




Mix a good sharp frost and some damp air together and you have ice crystals on all of the plants in the garden. We have been out with the digital … [Read more...]




Holly – desktop wallpaper




With the first real frost of the season upon us we have been out with the digital camera and have some great desktop images for your … [Read more...]