Small garden birds, like blue tits and coal tits, tend to lose out at bird feeders. While nearly half of all UK households put out food to help birds in winter, a study† has shown that vulnerable small birds are missing out due to the bullying behaviour of bigger birds, such as house sparrows.
Find an ancient tree near you, with The Immortal Yew – a new book by Kew Gardens’ Tony Hall. The illustrated guide reveals the history and mythology of these sacred trees, nationwide. £25, Kew Publishing