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Dormouse license!

After four years of volunteering at box checks, scrambling over and under fallen trees, battling holly and brambles, and being stung by nettles and bees, I now have my dormouse license! 551 more words


Grassroots' Big abirdabode takes shape

abirdabode’s second week at Grassroots and the group worked hard to get the big abirdabode standing. Neil, Kelly, Nathan and Kenny built up the last two side frames and covered them in exterior ply whilst Mason and Paddy set to work ‘carefully’ dismantling some old wooden doors. 203 more words


December Update

It is the last month of the year. I am not sure what to think of that. The year has gone pretty fast. I don’t have any litters right now. 67 more words

New Zealand Rabbits

Jack Skellington the Birdbox- a head of two halves!

Bronagh’s Bird Box

My bird box is of Jack Skellington and Sally from The Nightmare Before Christmas. I chose this because I love the film as it interests me because it is very unusual the animation is unique. 188 more words


Last day at Rock Street

The DSYR’s last day at Rock Street and the bird box making was really hotting up (despite the freezing weather outside).

Time is of the essence and the massive pile of plywood is swiftly being turned into the structures for some amazing Art Bird boxes. 229 more words

Creative Engagement

Grassroots join abirdabode

We’re pleased to announce that Grassroots Community Allotment in Failsworth will be joining the abirdabode project in the next few weeks.

Grassroots is an amazing venue with allotments, an orchard, chickens and bees. 63 more words


Second Hen Laying!

Our eight Ladies have been doing some fake-out egg laying celebrations. For those of you that don’t know, when a hen lays an egg, she and all the other gals have a “song” that they sing to celebrate. 303 more words