5 There was something appealingly robust about the title Climate Change: the Facts (BBC One), especially for a film presented by David Attenborough. At a time when public debate seems to be getting ever more hysterical, it’s good to be presented with something you can trust. And we all trust Attenborough. His effect on us is extraordinary. We were warned for years about the danger plastic posed to our oceans. But it wasn’t until last year, when Attenborough offered some shocking evidence of marine life being devastated by plastic in Blue Planet II, that many individuals felt the need to do anything about it. A report out this week cited the programme as a major contributing factor to a significant... Register for free to read this article, or log in to your Telegraph account Register Log in … [Read more...] about Climate Change: the Facts review: David Attenborough’s superb documentary offers hope for climate crisis
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DAVID Attenborough is back with new Netflix series Our Planet. But how old is heand who were his brothers? Here's what you need to know about the National Treasure... How old is David Attenborough and what series has he presented? Sir David Attenborough is a 92-year-old veteran broadcaster, who was born on May 8, 1926, in Isleworth, London. He narrated Wildlife On One for 231 episodes from 1977 until 2005. He came to prominence with Life on Earth in 1979 which spawned a series of Life programmes including Life In The Freezer, The Private Life Of Plants, The Life Of Birds and The Life Of Mammals. David has also narrated over 50 episodes of Natural World from 1992 until 2018. He has narrated The Blue Planet (2001), Planet Earth (2006) and Frozen Planet (2011). In 2018 he was the voice behind Saving Planet Earth: Fixing A Hole and Dynasties. His new Netflix series Our Planet is released on April 5, 2018. He also fronted Attenborough And The Sea Dragon, a show all about the remains of an … [Read more...] about Is Sir David Attenborough married, what is his new BBC climate change film called and who was his famous brother?
BROOKLYN Beckham jetted to Kenya to film scenes for new Netflix series Our Planet. The 20-year-old son of David and Victoria Beckham managed to secure a prestigious job filming on Sir David Attenborough's latest show, which launched internationally earlier this week. The Daily Mail have reported that Brooklyn flew to the Masai Mara game reserve to film behind-the-scenes clips for the From Deserts To Grasslands episodes of the eight-part series. Brooklyn is said to have been taught how to film wildlife, and was left "amazed" when five cheetahs ran past. He also played a football match with local children as he embraced his time in the African country. A source told the publication: "He had the time of his life. "He couldn’t believe that he was given such an opportunity." It is thought that Attenborough and the World Wide Fund For Nature [WWF] were keen to get Brooklyn on board in a bid to appeal to other young people, with his huge social media following thought to have played a … [Read more...] about Brooklyn Beckham jetted to Kenya to film scenes for Sir David Attenborough’s new Netflix series Our Planet
One Northampton family has answered Sir David Attenborough's rallying call to ditch single use plastics by starting up their own business selling an alternative to clingfilm. The final episode of Blue Planet II, in 2017, saw Sir David Attenborough investigate the impact of human activity on marine life, which left the Willis family, from Abington, determined to make a change to the amount of single-use plastic they used, which in turn became a successful business venture. Shortly after the episode aired, BBC Radio Northampton set the family a two-week challenge to save every scrap of plastic they had used. In the first week of the BBC challenge the family - who already used reusable shopping bags, coffee cups and water bottles - counted that they had used 118 pieces of plastic, and in the second week they got that down to just 17.It was in May 2018 the family's business idea GoodToBee got off the ground, which makes alternative food wraps from organic cotton fabric, local beeswax, … [Read more...] about Northampton family commended by Sir David Attenborough after setting up clingfilm alternative business
One Northampton family has gone above and beyond answering Sir David Attenboroughs rallying call to ditch single use plastics by starting up their own business selling an alternative to clingfilm. The final episode of Blue Planet II, in 2017, saw Sir David Attenborough investigate the impact of human activity on marine life, which left the Willis family, from Abington, determined to make a change to the amount of single use plastic they used, which in turn became a popular business venture. BBC Radio Northampton set the family a challenge to save every scrap of plastic they had used in one week and then for the second week they had to reduce that amount, and it was then the idea for an alternative food wrap was born, now used by Sir David Attenborough.The family sent Sir David Attenborough a set of their wraps to say thank you... but they never dreamed they would get a personal response, in the form of a letter.Madeleine added: "We were over joyed - I didn’t stop smiling for a … [Read more...] about Northampton family commended by Sir David Attenborough after setting up organic food wrap business