Paul Stancliffe archive

Cuckoo by Edmund Fellowes

Following the elusive cuckoo

06 June 2016 by Paul Stancliffe

The British Trust for Ornithology has been tracking British cuckoos for the past five years so birdwatching expert Paul Stancliffe knows just where to find them this summer…

Wood Warbler by Edmund Fellowes

The magic of the dawn chorus

01 March 2016 by Paul Stancliffe

Our resident birdwatching expert, Paul Stancliffe, explains which birds to look out for this spring and where.

goldfinch thumnail

Paul Stancliffe on what to keep an eye out for this winter

09 December 2015 by Paul Stancliffe

For much of our wildlife, winter is the time to batten down the hatches, find somewhere warm and dry to hibernate, roost, or just to keep out of the worst that a British winter can throw at them.

Goldcrest bird by John Harding

Paul Stancliffe: autumn bird migration

25 August 2015 by Paul Stancliffe

From his expert perch at the British Trust for Ornithology, Paul Stancliffe explains what to look for as the UK’s birdlife migrates in the autumn…

woodpecker

Paul Stancliffe on exploring woodlands this summer

28 April 2015 by Paul Stancliffe

As summer gets into full swing, Paul Stancliffe tells us why it’s the perfect time of year for birdwatching in Britain’s beautiful and abundant woodland

swallow

Paul Stancliffe: spare a thought for weary wings this spring

27 February 2015 by Paul Stancliffe

The British Trust of Ornithology Paul Stancliffe considers what it takes for our birdlife to arrive in time for spring

Yelha

Paul Stancliffe: Enjoy winter's bird bounty

28 November 2014 by Paul Stancliffe

Paul Stancliffe from the British Trust for Ornithology talks about changing birdlife to look out for in the UK in autumn

Fieldfare - John Harding/BTO

Paul Stancliffe looks forward to this year’s autumn bird migration

02 September 2014 by Paul Stancliffe

From the British Trust of Ornithology, Paul Stancliffe explains how to enjoy the migration season this autumn!

Black Guillemot

Seaside visitors

27 May 2014 by Paul Stancliffe

From rare gulls to speeding Peregrines, Walk's resident birdwatcher takes a tour around the entire UK coastline – revealing what birds to look for this summer, and where best to spot them.

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Top five birds to see this spring

27 February 2014 by Paul Stancliffe

Spring is always an exciting time for birdwatchers, as some of our most iconic birds return after spending the long winter months in Africa. Here are five birds to watch out for this season.