Listen for them drumming in spring to establish a territory.
Seen almost anywhere from garden to moor to wood.
Generally a summer visitor but small numbers now overwinter here.
A noisy but colourful bird
Listen out for other birds setting off alarm calls, there may be a tawny owl around.
Watch out for these buzzing up trees and listening for insects.
Garden visitors in winter but generally conifer wood land dwellers.
At home anywhere.