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May 3rd 2003RSPB at Chelsea
June 30th 2003Value your insects
August 19th 2003Every little helps...
September 7th 2003Wise words from the RHS
September 29th 2003Hedgehogs in decline?
October 2003Feed The Birds Day
22nd March 2004Summer migrants arrive
19th April 2004National Insect Week
31st August 2004Edinburgh fox problem
13th September 2004Major threat to garden frogs
20th September 2004RSPB Feed the Birds Day
December 6th 2004Waxwings invade Ireland
December 20th 2004Mammals move into gardens
December 20th 2004Early bird survey
December 30th 2004Early bird survey results
January 11th 2005RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch
January 17th 2005Chris Baines honoured
January 17th 2005RSPB at Chelsea
January 25th 2005New 'Springwatch' survey
January 31st 2005Bats like it black
February 7th 2005Give a bird a home
March 29th 2005Garden warming
August 15th 2005Return of a native frog
September 12th 2005Watch out for exotic beetle
October 24th 2005It's Feed The Birds Day!
November 16th 2005Grant for wildlife garden
November 21st 2005Watch out of 'lazy birds'!
January 9th 2006It's that time again...
July 25th 2006Sparrows get cheeky
August 21st 2006Garden wildlife survey


Thursday 20th March 2003Frogs begin spawning in new pond
Sunday 23rd March 2003Frogspawn in old pond
Sunday 23rd March 2003Spring well and truly sprung
Thursday 27th March 2003Heron visits new pond
Friday 28th March 2003Reed bunting visits
Friday 28th March 2003No return of frogs to the new pond
Saturday 29th March 2003Frogs - the ups and the downs
Saturday 29th March 2003Insects becoming more active
Wednesday 2nd April 2003Nest-boxes provoke interest
Wednesday 2nd April 2003When is a frogspawn not a frogspawn?
Sunday 6th April 2003Container plants
Sunday 13th April 2003Hedge maintenance
Tuesday 15th April 2003First orange tip
Tuesday 15th April 2003Tadpoles growing rapidly
Tuesday 15th April 2003Pond skaters arrive
Wednesday 16th April 2003More new arrivals
Wednesday 17th April 2003Pond colonisation continues apace
Thursday 24th April 2003Heron takes up residence
Friday 25th April 2003National Wildflower Centre
Sunday 27th April 2003More heron deterrents
Sunday 27th April 2003Ivy and cuckoo flower propagation
Wednesday 30th April 2003Round one to the plastic heron!
Saturday 3rd May 2003Round two to the real heron!
Saturday 3rd May 2003More unexpected visitors
Sunday 4th May 2003Living with duckweed
Thursday 8th May 2003Duck pond
Monday 26th May 2003Meadow shows promise
Tuesday 3rd June 2003Missing house martins
Wednesday 4th June 2003They're back!
Saturday 7th June 2003Good day for the winged predators
Saturday 14th June 2003New damselfly and frogs legs
Saturday 21st June 2003Bird action, fuelled by feeders
Sunday 22nd June 2003First flowers from sown bog
Monday 23rd June 2003New generations
Sunday 29th June 2003The flowery hiccup ends!
Sunday 13th July 2003Special visitors
Tuesday 15th July 2003New hedge requires TLC
Sunday 20th July 2003New insect sightings
Thursday 24th July 2003First new frogs emerge
Wednesday 6th August 2003Summer hots up
Sunday 10th August 2003Pond action
Tuesday 19th August 2003Garden insects - red in tooth and claw!
Thursday 29th August 2003Stunning hoverfly appears
Saturday 13th September 2003Small mammals in the garden
Sunday 21st September 2003More new animals in the garden
Sunday 29th September 2003Last of the summer wine?
Saturday 4th October 2003Preparing the pond for leaf-fall
Sunday 5th October 2003Fruits of the forest
Sunday 19th October 2003Ready nest-boxes for winter
Wednesday 24th December 2003Give garden birds water in cold weather
8th February 2004New hedge planted
28th February 2004A new bird drops in!
3rd March 2004Siskin again
6th March 2004Love is in the air!
16th March 2004The eagle has landed!
1st April 2004Spring well underway
12th April 2004Easter activity
27th April 2004Nature's bounty
4th May 2004Nest sites
12th May 2004Roe deer sightings
22nd May 2004Metamorphoses
15th June 2004Astonishing variety
22nd June 2004More on hoverflies
7th July 2004Frog success
13th July 2004Cornfield annuals bloom
23rd August 2004Late summer blooming
31st August 2004Melancholy days
9th September 2004Summer's last hooray!
14th September 2004The prodigal returns!
21st September 2004Fruit bearing shrubs and trees
27th September 2004Autumn pond care
5th October 2004Tidying up
13th October 2004Goldcrest drops in
30th Novemer 2004Pond shock!
6th February 2005Winter treats
28th February 2005Winter's late flourish
15th March 2005Pond maintenance
13th April 2005Successes and failures
24th April 2005More new arrivals
16th May 2005Bird update
28th June 2005Handsome hoverfly visits
4th July 2005Spectacular arrival
21st July 2005Pond reveals secrets
9th August 2005Insects abound
31st August 2005Circles of life
6th September 2005Rare bird spotted!
17th September 2005Amazing life-form in pond
27th September 2005Autumn jewels
19th October 2005Shake Rattle and Rake
28th January 2006Big Garden Birdwatch
21st February 2006Wired for sound and vision

References and Links

George ElseSocial Wasps
R. D. Gregory et. al.State of the UK's birds 2001
Owen Johnson and David MoreTree Guide
Paul Waring, Martin Townsend and Richard LewingtonField Guide to the Moths of Great Britain and Ireland
John Leigh-PembertonGarden Birds
Susan ChiversPlanting for Colour
Andrew McIndoe and Kevin HobbsHerbaceous Perennials
Philippa BensleyClimbers and Wall Plants
Andrew McIndoeDesign and Planting
Christopher O'TooleThe Red Mason Bee
Christopher O'TooleBumblebees
Stefan BuczackiFauna Britannica
Duff Hart-DavisFauna Britannica
Audrey Wynne HatfieldHow to enjoy your weeds
Richard MabeyFlora Britannica
E. Pollard et. al.Hedges
William T StearnBotanical Latin
Sue Gordon (Ed.)Plant Names Explained
Malcolm Ogilvie and Stuart Winter (Eds.)Best Days with British Birds
Robert ThompsonClose-up and Macro
John Burton and David TiplingAttracting Wildlife to Your Garden
Rosemary CreeserWildlife Friendly Plants
Charlie RyrieWildlife Gardening
Ron Kettle and Richard Ranft (eds)British Bird Sounds on CD
Wiggly WigglersWiggly Podcast
Steve and Alex HarrisThrough the Garden Hedge
Woods, M., McDonald, R. A. and Harris, SPredation of wildlife by domestic cats in Great Britain
The Pond Conservation TrustProblem Pond Plants
Environment Committee, South Gloucestershire CouncilTreatment of Wasps
Mark van VeenFaunist
The BTO and RSPBBirdWeb
English NatureEnglish Nature
GreenChoicesGreen Choices
The UK Phenology NetworkNature's Calendar
The Scottish Wildlife TrustThe Scottish Wildlife Trust Website
Wild About BritainWild About Britain
St. Malachy's Primary SchoolOurWildGarden
Simon and Emma WantlingBack Garden Moths
Robert BushellDean Birders
Marc CarltonFoxleas
David BrearHabitat
Paul and Elaine ClarkLa Belle Villaine
Gary BradleyUK Safari Garden Tourist
TopGardenSites.comTop Garden Sites
Oxford Bee CompanyOxford Bee Company Ltd
Mark PattersonEshwood Bird Box Cam
Burns Pet NutritionBurns Pet Nutrition
CJ Wildbird FoodsCJ Wildbird Foods
Ernest Charles Ernest Charles
Garden Bird SuppliesGarden Bird Supplies
Jacobi Jayne & CompanyJacobi Jayne & Company
Sundowners Roc Ltd.Sundowners Roc Ltd.
Fiona GuestScotia Seeds
Louise BeamsWild Store
Jason AlexanderGardenature
Wiggly WigglersWiggly Wigglers
Pete HarrisonWildforms
Jamie WhiteWildlife at Home
Buckingham NurseriesBuckingham Nurseries
Emorsgate Wild SeedsEmorsgate Wild Seeds
Lisa OsborneGarden 4 Less
Jackson's NurseriesJackson's Nurseries (UK) Ltd
LBS Garden DirectLBS Garden Direct
Jack and Anne StewartBluebell Cottage Gardens
Merebrook Water PlantsMerebrook Water Plants
Teresa LaingPlant Traders
Linda WallsButterfly Garden
English Nature and The Plant PressGardening with wildlife in mind
Impact PublishingImpact Publishing
RHS/Wildlife TrustsWild About Gardens
The Natural History MuseumThe Postcode Plants Database
The Wildlife TrustsThe Wildlife Trusts Website
Royal Horticultural SocietyRHS - Gateway to Gardening