Fingers in the Sparkle Jar

November 24, 2015

In his rich, lyrical and emotionally exposing memoir, Chris brings to life his childhood in the 70s. Pervading his story is the search for freedom and meaning in a world that didn’t understand him.

The Secret Life of the Tawny Owl

November 23, 2015
The Secret Life of Tawny Owls - film by David Culley

An exceptional new DVD from David Culley who spent many challenging months alone each year filming 18 hours or more a day to capture the lives of a pair of Tawny Owls.

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Autumnwatch 2015

October 27, 2015
Martin, Michaela and Chris on Autumnwatch 2014

Chris, Michaela and Martin are back with Autumnwatch 2nd – 5th November on BBC Two, live from Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust’s Centre in Caerlaverock, Dumfries and Galloway.

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The Secret Life of Sparrowhawks

The Secret Life of Sparrowhawks

A remarkable film that reveals why up to 19 species of songbird choose to nest next to it; the closer the songbirds nest to the Sparrowhawk the more successful they are in rearing their broods.

November is Pet Diabetes Month

Thirsty Dog

Diabetes is a growing problem for our pets and vets are seeing far more of this illness. If undetected, it can cause serious complications for our pets’ health. Find out what to look out for.

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WWE back episodes on iPlayer

September 24, 2015

What’s Chris been up to on World’s Weirdest Events? What very strange goings on have you missed? You can catch up with previous available episodes on BBC iPlayer …

Thank you

September 13, 2015

A message from Chris to say thank you to all who have recently signed the petition and a request to look at further ways to help wildlife.

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Insights from the team of World’s Weirdest Events

September 3, 2015

Thoughts about the series from some of the team – Aaron Paul, Series Producer and John Shackleton, Director of Links & Pretitles and Chris Packham, Presenter.

Go Birdwatching in The Gambia with Chris Packham

September 2, 2015
The Gambia Experience

Spend 3 exciting days with Chris and local guide Malick Suso on the ultimate birdwatching trip to The Gambia and discover an exceptional variety of species.

Sweaty presenter gives impromptu tour of set

August 30, 2015

Between takes on World’s Weirdest Events Chris gives the lowdown on Eldorado Canyon’s history and takes a whistle stop tour of the set with its plentiful but not very useful props.