• Tweet of the Day - Birdwatching on the Wireless

    2 years ago - By 10,000 Birds

    “It will never catch on” said the producers of the proposed radio programme.
    “Birdwatching..? On the wireless..? Everyday..? Are you mad?”
    But sometimes an idea captures enough peoples' imaginations to make it viable and so it was. May I introduce you to “ Tweet of the Day “, a regular feature on BBC's Radio 4.
    It is simply a short clip of birds' songs and calls, accompanied by a short natural history of the featured bird, or a personal story from a narrator. If you listen via a mobile phone or a tablet-style device, there are pictures too. Most people who listen to Radio 4 do not own a...
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