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Make bird cakes and help our feathered friends

Photo header by Ben Andrew.

Watch the video below to find out how to feed the birds on your patch.

Stuff you'll need

  • A mix of dried food (like nuts, seeds, dried fruit, cheese, etc.)
  • Animal fat (eg Suet) – vegetarian options are good too!
  • Old food containers
  • String
  • Stick
  • Mixing bowl

Nick Baker shows us how to make bird cake. It’s great fun and the birds on your patch will love it. Have a go yourself – the birds will thank you for it!

You can also download more instructions below.