Come along and have your say on re-newable energy by joining Philippa Forrester who will be chairing the debate on the following dates:

Tuesday 22nd June – Solihull Arts Complex, Solihull

Tuesday 29th June – Sutton Coldfield Town Hall, Sutton Coldfield

Thursday 1st July – Severn Valley Railway, Kidderminster

Tuesday 6th July – Stratford High School, Stratford Upon Avon

Thursday 8th July – Leamington Spa Town Hall, Leamington Spa

Each session will begin at 6.30pm.

For more details go to

Bid on Ebay to take part in an amazing two day filming trip to the Cairngorms this autumn with The One Show’s top wildlife presenter Mike Dilger, to see rutting reindeer and take in some stunning scenery. 

This experience has been kindly offered by The One Show team to raise money for the BBC Wildlife Fund’s 2010 ‘Wild’ campaign to help threatened wildlife and places in the UK and across the world.

 All net proceeds from this sale will go to the BBC Wildlife Fund, registered charity number 1119286. 

Just click on the following link and register your bid:

Do not forget to watch Martin Hughes-Games on Springwatch ‘Unsprung’ tonight at 9pm BBC2.
There will be more questions and mystery items to keep you poised on the edge of your seat.

Episode 4 is at the earlier time of 6pm

Watch the final instalment of Philippa and Charlie’s ‘Halcyon River Diaries’ this Sunday 6th June.

This is the last in the 4 part series documenting life on, in and around the river that run outside the family’s back door.

It is now winter so watch to see how the wildlife survives the harsh nature of the season.

Mike and the UFOs

June 3, 2010

Watch the One Show at 7pm tonight BBC1 to see Mike Dilger investigate the curious Unidentified Feathery Objects spotted in Leicestershire.

Friday 4th June 2010.
2pm – Heligan Shop
PL26 6EN
01726 845 100

If you are in Cornwall why not visit the wonderful gardens of Heligan. Wildlife cameraman Charlie Hamilton-James and his conservationist wife Philippa Forrester will be signing copies of their Halcyon River Diaries from 2pm in the shop. The book accompanies the major four-part BBC1 TV series about their family’s year living by a West Country river.

Also listen to Charlie talking about his current project filming at Heligan by following this link:

Thursday 9pm on BBC2

Now with its own slot on BBC2, Martin will host the half hour weekly edition of the audience-led show. He will be discussing the week’s biggest events and talking points, tackling audience questions, following debates, and of course, keeping you on your toes with special guests and mystery items.

We would like to congratulate Chris Beardshaw on completing the 2010 Bupa London 10k last Monday 31st May.

Chris ran on behalf of the Alzheimers Society and came in at a ery respectable time of 40.29secs.