The relationship between humans and birds goes back as far as time itself, from the sprightly Starling speaking Greek and Latin to Mozart and his ‘best friend’. We want to know your story. So, all you have to do is tell us your most intriguing story of a past or present friendship with a garden bird; where did it begin, what happened, when, how and with which bird?

Simply post your story below by entering your name and email address.

1st prize: A 12.55kg sack of Ultiva Gold bird food and our own brand medium premium seed feeder worth £42.98.

2nd and 3rd prizes: a Deluxe Feeding Station worth £24.99

The competition will close on the 24th June 2016; winners will be featured on the blog and in the 2016 summer catalogue.

Good luck.