Animals

Our Top Tips for Your RSPB Garden Birdwatch

To help you along with this year's Big Garden Birdwatch, we're bringing together all the blogs we have to help you to make your garden a haven for feathered visitors.

2018-01-09 14:24:27By Holly Fitzgerald

Quick Reads

Microbeads Ban Comes into Force in the UK

Today, a new ban on the manufacture of products containing microbeads comes into force in the UK, in an attempt to cut down on plastic in the oceans.

2018-01-09 12:29:38By Holly Fitzgerald

Local & Community

#MyPrelovedHome Instagram Challenge

This January, we're challenging you to join us in our #MyPrelovedHome Instagram challenge! Think differently about your homes and belongings and spread the word that second-hand & long-lasting pieces are what makes a home a home.

2017-12-20 15:10:55By Holly Fitzgerald

Hints & Tips

What to Do in the Garden in December

By now, we have had a couple of frosts; especially up north. December is all about ensuring plants do not suffer from extreme cold weather, tidying up and pruning the last dormant plants. Here's what to do in the garden in December.

2017-12-01 00:00:21By Natalie Reynolds

Quick Reads

10 Ideas on How to Hygge in Winter

The meaning behind the Danish idea of Hygge is not just to be cosy at home under a blanket and reading a book. Here are 10 things to practice Hygge in winter.

2017-11-10 00:00:57By Natalie Reynolds

Hints & Tips

What to Do in the Garden in November

Leaves are treating us to a flurry of autumn colour and we are becoming increasingly windswept. We are slowly putting the garden to bed for the winter, but there are still tasks we can do! Here's what to do in the garden in November.

2017-11-03 00:00:29By Natalie Reynolds

Hints & Tips

What to Do in the Garden in October

Days are becoming chilly and evenings are too dark for after-work gardening. But nature hasn't gone to sleep yet. Here's what to do in the garden in October.

2017-09-29 00:00:39By Natalie Reynolds

Quick Reads

10 Ideas on How to Hygge in Autumn

It's here! The crisp mornings, the warm colours on the trees, puddles, the shorter days. Here is how to Hygge in autumn.

2017-09-15 00:00:28By Natalie Reynolds

Hints & Tips

What to Do in the Garden in August

Many gardens look a little wild at this stage as holidays take priority and it gets too warm to keep on top of weeding and deadheading. Feed, weed, repeat. Here's what to do in the garden in August.

2017-08-11 00:00:11By Natalie Reynolds

Hints & Tips

What to Do in the Garden in July

The lazy hazy crazy days of summer have been rolled out, and it's time to enjoy your garden. Many plants are in bloom, you are rewarded with fruit and veg, but that doesn't come without work! Here is what to do in the garden in July.

2017-07-14 00:00:18By Natalie Reynolds