Press Releases

Date Title No.
June 2016 Want to attract Goldfinches? Sunflower hearts are the answer! 2016-20
May 2016 Unusual number of birds in gardens during April cold snap 2016-18
March 2016 Poor weather hits garden birds 2016-14
January 2016 Sudden freezing weather drove birds into gardens 2016-08
January 2016 Are sunflower hearts the secret to attracting garden Goldfinches? 2016-03
January 2016 Tawny Owls missing from gardens 2015-62
November 2015 Calling all gardens with Goldfinches 2015-52
September 2015 Watch out for Nuthatches; new online tool reveals the garden birds to look out for 2015-49
September 2015 Feeding garden birds shown to affect their evolution 2015-48
September 2015 Wet summer delays garden dragonflies 2015-46
August 2015 Scottish woodpeckers seen in record numbers 2015-37
May 2015 Warm weather boost for butterflies 2015-22
April 2015 What's happening to Buckinghamshire's Dunnocks? 2015-13
April 2015 Garden Long-tailed Tits buck the trend 2015-12
March 2015 Starlings are disappearing in Greater Manchester 2015-10
March 2015 Garden BirdWatchers deliver a staggering 20 years of citizen science 2015-09
March 2015 Good news for garden birds 2015-08
January 2015 Missing: Garden Finches 2015-04
December 2014 Santa is still alive - Robin that is! 2014-74
December 2014 Wrens are winning in Northumberland 2014-69
December 2014 Goldcrest numbers grow after a slow start 2014-68
November 2014 What will the winter hold for birds? 2014-65
October 2014 Red Admiral resurgence in gardens 2014-62
October 2014 Don't miss the Garden Wildlife Conference in Cambridgeshire 2014-55
September 2014 Will they stay or will they go? Records of garden birds needed in this remarkable year. 2014-54
September 2014 Are Lincolnshire gardens a haven for migrants? 2014-53
June 2014 How clever are the Rooks in your garden? 2014-34
June 2014 Good spring for Cornwall's Greenfinches? 2014-33
May 2014 To feed or not to feed - that is the question 2014-28
April 2014 Garden wildlife springs into action early 2014-24
March 2014 2013: Topsy-turvy year for garden birds 2014-15
January 2014 The early bird catches the worm 2013-58
December 2013 He who shall hurt the little Wren, shall never be beloved by men 2013-57
November 2013 Garden butterfly boom 2013-52
November 2013 Birds moving back into gardens 2013-47
October 2013 A tale of two pigeons 2013-35
September 2013 Good news for House Sparrows 2013-34
September 2013 Gardens aflutter with Small Tortoiseshells 2013-31
September 2013 Bye-bye Blackbird 2013-29
March 2013 Hedgehogs slow to get going this spring 2013-16
March 2013 Another one bites the crust: struggling birds turn to feeders 2013-13
March 2013 Garden birdwatchers are seeing red 2013-12
February 2013 Garden birds indicate widespread failure in seed crops 2013-10
February 2013 Green gauge: finches go to seed 2013-08
January 2013 Citizen Scientists reveal how snow brings birds into gardens 2013-04
January 2013 ‘Angry birds’ spotted in gardens 2013-01
December 2012 What's red, brown and white all over? 2012-49
November 2012 New strain of bird virus sweeps across Britain 2012-44
November 2012 Woodland birds charge into gardens 2012-41
October 2012 Squirrels are surging into gardens 2012-40
October 2012 Immigrants put strain on scant resources 2012-37
August 2012 Gardeners asked to get fruity! 2012-29
August 2012 Woodpigeons hit record high in gardens 2012-28
July 2012 Fabulous finches flood into gardens 2012-22
July 2012 Gardeners going for gold 2012-21
June 2012 Green shoots of recovery for House Sparrows? 2012-16
May 2012 How much does your bird garden weigh? 2012-15
April 2012 Arctic blast threatens real Easter eggs 2012-13
March 2012 Going for Gold: Garden BirdWatch Results Published 2012-10
February 2012 Bird feeding proves recession-proof 2012-09
February 2012 Blizzard of birds hits frozen gardens 2012-08
January 2012 Brush up on thrushes 2012-04
January 2012 When is a Blackbird not a Blackbird... 2012-03
October 2011 Small bird goes large in East Sussex gardens 2011-40
October 2011 Scotland's new garden bird exhibits north-south divide 2011-39
September 2011 British garden bird disease spreads to Europe 2011-35
September 2011 Owls make local garden birdwatching a ‘hoot’! 2011-34
August 2011 Woodpigeons top the pecking order in local gardens 2011-33
August 2011 Houses with gardens are good news for sparrows 2011-32
May 2011 Who's moving into your garden? 2011-18
May 2011 Nesting birds are feeling the heat 2011-17
April 2011 Surrey – the best county for favourite garden birds 2011-16
April 2011 Changing of the guard for London's garden birds 2011-15
March 2011 World Sparrow Day: new results revealed 2011-12
February 2011 Garden BirdWatch Annual Results: Focus on Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland 2011-09
February 2011 Garden BirdWatch Annual Results: Focus on Scotland 2011-08
February 2011 Garden BirdWatch Annual Results: Focus on Wales 2011-07
February 2011 Garden BirdWatch Annual Results: Focus on England 2011-06
February 2011 Catch who’s cuddling in your garden this Valentine’s Day 2011-05
February 2011 A helping hand for garden birds 2011-04
January 2011 Herefordshire and Wye Valley garden birds: spectacular winter results 2011-02
January 2011 Scottish garden birds this winter: the colourful results 2011-01
December 2010 Big garden beak watch 2010-12-62
December 2010 God rest ye chilly gentle Wren 2010-12-61
December 2010 Flocky Robin - numbers rocket in gardens 2010-12-60
December 2010 Essex birds come in from the cold 2010-12-58
December 2010 Waxing lyrical about northwest garden birds 2010-12-57
December 2010 Birds of a feather sleep together 2010-12-56
December 2010 North east gardens hit by blizzard of birds 2010-12-54
December 2010 Scottish gardens hit by blizzard of birds 2010-12-53
November 2010 Cornish gardens are painted pink 2010-11-52
November 2010 Ice to see you! Garden birds return 2010-11-51
October 2010 Food for thought: feed the birds 2010-10-43
July 2010 East Anglian birds feeling the heat 2010-07-36
July 2010 Lucky number 15 for Shropshire's garden birds 2010-07-30
June 2010 Britain's smallest bird continues to shrink 2010-06-26
April 2010 Buckinghamshire's garden birds hit the jackpot 2010-04-14
February 2010 Get the book that money can't buy 2010-02-05
January 2010 Birds seek refuge in Britain’s snowy gardens 2010-01-02
January 2010 Birds need friendly neighbours! 2010-01-01