Westland Horticulture withdraws feeder after bird death

A young starling got its wing trapped in a coiled wire feeder that came free with a large tub of Peckish Fat Balls, leading to the end of promotions giving away the feeders.

After Northern Irish animal rescuer Debbie Nelson notified Westland of incidents with the feeder, Westland said: "We're sorry about this distressing experience. Pass our apologies to the lady concerned."

"This must have been a very distressing incident.

"We take all of our complaints seriously and the free feeders will no longer be running with this promotion."

Meanwhile, Westland are to launch a new growing media product at Glee this September.

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