Wild UK: Series 1
Lucy Cooke and Colin Stafford-Johnson explore the wilderness of the UK to reveal the wildlife that thrives there.
Part 1: Rivers
Colin Stafford-Johnson and Lucy Cooke begin a week-long adventure around the UK’s wilderness, beginning with a look at the country’s rivers. Colin travels up the River Wye following the salmon, while Lucy discovers the wilder side of canals at night.
Part 2: Forests
Lucy Cooke and Colin Stafford-Johnson continue their adventure around the UK’s wilderness with a look at forests. Lucy investigates how the success of the pine marten in Scotland is also helping a recovery of the animals in Wales.
Part 3: Seas
Lucy and Colin continue their adventure around the UK’s wilderness, investigating the seas. Lucy discovers how the white-tailed sea eagle has made a dramatic return to the coastline.
Part 4: Mountains
Lucy Cooke and Colin Stafford-Johnson turn their attention to the country’s mountains. Lucy discovers the brains behind the mountains as she searches for a seriously clever crow – the raven.
Part 5: Cities
Lucy Cooke and Colin Stafford-Johnson focus on the UK’s cities. Colin travels to Newcastle to meet up with a seabird with a liking for high-rise living.