Category Archive: Big Garden Birdwatch

Win a Manhattan Bird Table & 20kg of Seed!

I always look forward to the weekend that is ‘Big Garden Bird Watch ‘. Feeding the birds and watching them is a big part of my life and a love of birds stems from… Continue reading

Building up to RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch with the wildlife in my patch!

It has been a very cold and snowy weekend and, with lots of desk-based work to do, I am always glad of all my live cameras! Being able to watch all my cameras… Continue reading

Big Garden Birdwatch 2017 … plus more camera trapping!

I can hardly believe that a year has passed since Big Garden Birdwatch 2016! Time is certainly flying past. I have been watching my garden closely all this weekend. Helped by all the… Continue reading

A Big Garden Birdwatch appearance on BBC Midlands Today

I was delighted to welcome David Gregory-Kumar, the Science correspondent for BBC Midlands Today, back to my garden this week. David and I have filmed a few posts together over the last few… Continue reading

Big School Birdwatch with BBC Midlands Today!

This week, we carried out The RSPB Big School Birdwatch at school, as part of our Wild Learning. Our events included Bird watching in the school grounds, practising bird ID using my live… Continue reading

Big Garden Birdwatch 2016

I watch the birds in my garden just about every day and, with the cameras I have, I am in the privileged position of being able to watch all my feeders even when… Continue reading

Getting ready for Big Garden and Big Schools’ Birdwatch

I always enjoy the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch and I always organise events at school for the Big Schools’ Birdwatch. I watch birds every day, all year, both in my garden and via… Continue reading

Big Garden Birdwatch 2015

The RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch is always an event I look forward to. Choosing an hour in the day to record all the species that visit your garden is a truly amazing citizen… Continue reading

Big Garden Birdwatch Day 2

I was glad I had chosen to photograph my birds yesterday as the weather here today has been awful. With driving rain and cold temperatures, the birds were still hungry though and most… Continue reading

Day 1 of Big Garden Birdwatch 2014

I decided to spend this morning doing a spot of photographing from my hub of the visitors to the feeders there. The light was pretty good as there was a lot of light… Continue reading