This article contains a list of 10 common garden birds in the UK. These are the most commonly occurring birds which we might tend to see in our day-to-day lives.

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Great Tit

Great Tit

Ostensibly one of Britain’s most excellent feathered creatures the extraordinary tit is the biggest of the tit family in the UK. If you are trusting to spot one of these birds in your surroundings, keep your ears open for its sweet tone, that is worth listening to.

The Wood Pigeons

The Wood Pigeons

While we wish our gardens would be overflowing with excellent feathered creatures, it is quite common to spot the wood pigeons. It is much appreciated because of its dark and white chest. Their cooing sound will also prove to be soothing to your ears. So, make sure you spot one!

Collared Dove

Collared Dove

Compared to a pigeon but smaller, the collared dove is very much identifiable by the dark ring around its neck. They too possess red tinted eyes and feet. Their tune could come across as a repetitive cooing.

Black Bird

Black Bird

Another winged creature you are most likely to get your eyes on is the blackbird. It is commonly found singing a sweet melody. The males have dark quills. The females are more likely to be brown. These birds will literally consume anything in your garden. With a long-tailed thrust and yellow ring at the eyes, they are not easy to miss!

House Sparrow

House Sparrow

These little and loud birds are found in the gardens of the UK. They are also very inviting with an all-year-round garden presence. Much obliged to their brown bodies, it is very easy to identify them.

Starling

Starling

These quick and coordinated feathered birds, move with certainty both within the sky and ground. They move in flocks, and therefore it is easy to spot and recognise them. Flying in groups also gives them additional warmth in winters.

Magpie

Magpie

This dark, white, and blue feathered one could be an intelligent one. These birds are known for being predators. You can tell it is different from other birds because of its majestic, sparkling blue tail. A delight to watch!

Goldfinch

Goldfinch

Amazingly beautiful, the goldfinch is effortlessly perceived by its red comfort and shining yellow ring fix. Much obliged to their long necks, they can very easily extract worms, squirmed profound within the ground.

Greenfinch

Greenfinch

With its sweet tune, and a pop of dynamic green. This bird could be a great character to spot in your garden. They love visiting bird tables and feeders so make sure it is all topped up! They are more likely to be seen in February.

Wren

Wren

These circular, stout, little winged creatures can be spotted around shady regions. They are the most common breeding feathered creatures within the UK. It has 8.6 million wren breeding regions.

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Now an editor with The Arches, Amelia has lived in the world of lifestyle media for more than a decade. When she isn't wielding her red pen, she's likely canning whatever's in season, listening to anything with a fiddle, or playing Uno with her

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