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If you're lucky enough to have a garden pond, you will know maintaining your pond is often hard work. Thinking of new and interesting ideas to improve your pond can be even harder. We have put together a list of ideas on improving your pond to inspire you.

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Published: 26/10/2017

Winter Wildlife In Your Garden

When winter comes around many birds and wildlife migrate or hibernate to avoid the cold weather and to help them conserve energy when their food is in short supply. The animals that do stick around for the winter, need an extra helping hand to help them survive the bad conditions.

We have put together a list of wildlife to look out for in your garden over winter and given you helpful tips on how to look after it.

Creatures and birds to spot in winter

Birds

  • Robin
  • Blue Tit
  • Wren
  • Crow
  • Blackbird
  • Goldcrest
  • Starling
  • Song Trush

Other Creatures

  • Squirrels
  • Hedgehogs
  • Insects

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Now that the winter solstice is long behind us, the days are gradually stretching out again and the arrival of Springtime and the renewal it brings is starting to fill everyone's minds like a promise. With the air gradually warming up outside, you may be thinking of lifting the (slightly stiff) catch to your garden gate and spending more time in your special outdoor space now that you can.

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