Billy and Paul Heathcote (Silverdene Stud est.1990)

Breeders and exhibitors of award winning Border Canaries.

Whether you are a newcomer to the fancy or needing an outcross to enhance your existing stud, visiting the Heathcotes birdrooms is a must.

Enquires for pedigree stock birds January onwards with a confirmation order in October.

Birds available from November onwards by appointment only. Contact Paul Heathcote on Tyneside +44(0)191 4226207 or e mail

Our birdrooms are located approximately:

15 mins from Newcastle Airport
10 mins from Newcastle Railway Station
5 mins from Gateshead Metrocentre shopping mall

From London Heathrow:

By air – 1 hour 20 minutes
By rail – 4 hours
By road – 5 hours