Saving Britain’s Hedgehogs – Pt 2 next Wednesday + Press

Brian shows hedgehog - from Instagram
Photo: Brian May

Don’t miss Part 2 of this fascinating series.

Channel 5HD
Wed 14 May 2019 8PM
Saving Britain’s Hedgehogs
Nature series with Steve Backshall Brian May and the staff of Amazing Grace Rescue Centre. A rare blonde hedgehog fell down a ditch; now the team are building a hedgehog ladder. (S2 Ep2)

Part 1 aired yesterday 8 May WATCH ON PLAYBACK HERE – also available on My5.

Steve Backshall with hedgehog
Steve Backshall with hedgehog

PRESS FROM last night’s programme:

Brian May’s love of hedgehogs: Why Queen guitarist runs animal rescue from his Surrey garden
Smooth Radio
8 May 2019 by By Giorgina Ramazzotti

Brian May be part of one of the most famous rock bands of all time, but the Queen guitarist recently stated that one of his “greatest joys in life is rehabilitating hedgehogs”.


Saving Britain’s Hedgehogs: Steve Backshall and Brian May team up for an informative and instructional film.

Brian and Steve Backshall
Brian and Steve Backshall

Hedgehogs could be extinct by 2025 if we don’t start doing something about it

The rest of the film featured Steve Backshall hanging out with that great defender of woodland creatures, Queen guitarist Brian May, who has opened a hedgehog sanctuary on his estate, and listing useful tips on how to help prevent hedgehogs dying out.

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