PUBLISHED: 08:00 05 January 2019 Judy Rimmer A seal popping up its head at Blakeney Point Picture: PAUL GEATER Archant Beautiful East Anglia offers opportunities to see wildlife all the year round, including during the winter. Here are 12 great places to get close to nature. A stunning shot of a kingfisher with its catch at Lackford Lakes. Picture: RON SMITHEven in the depths of winter, there’s still a host of wildlife to see all around the area.Bewick swans at RSPB Minsmere Picture: CHARLES CUTHBERTWading birds, swans, grey seals, deer and otters are all among the creatures you can spot during the coldest months of the year. East Anglia is full of wonderful places to observe nature, so this is just a taster of some of the best places to start, Visit their websites for more information and details of any admission charges. Seals on the beach at Blakeney Point Picture: PAUL GEATER1. RSPB Minsmere, near Leiston: This internationally-famed reserve in … [Read more...] about 12 top places to see wildlife in winter
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BRITISH Olympic champ Helen Glover has given birth to a healthy baby boy. The double Olympic gold medallist, wife of telly presenter Steve Backshall, was expecting twins but heartbreakingly lost one of the babies in April. Helen shared the news with a stunning photo on Instagram. It showed the new dad's thumb stroking a tiny little foot. She added the heartwrenching caption: "Steve and I will are excited to welcome Baby Boy Backshall to the world. "We promise to make it a great one for you little man." Presenter Ben Fogle and England rugby star Ben Morgan were quick to offer their congratulations. Helen and Strictly Come Dancing star Steve first announced they were expecting twins in March. A month later, devastated Helen told her followers: “Thanks for all your lovely messages. “We've had the hard news that one baby hasn't made it but we are very excited and hopeful for the remaining baby to arrive this summer.” She was inundated with messages of support … [Read more...] about Steve Backshall’s wife Helen Glover gives birth to healthy baby boy after tragically miscarrying his twin
PETER Kay's Car Share viewers were left in flood of tears as John and Kayleigh held hands in the last ever episode. The first installment that aired tonight ended on a massive cliff-hanger as Kayleigh told John how she feels about him. The series follows two unlucky-in-love colleagues as they share a ride back and forth to work each day. Many fans had been hoping that the pair would finally get together at the end of the last episode. However, at the end of the first one - it looked unlikely. Kayleigh declared: "I love you and it's killing me you don't feel the same." Peter Kay's Car Share ends on a cliff hanger as John and Kayleigh don't get together John made excuses, but then watched in sorrow as she got out of the car and got into a taxi. It then cut to a dream sequence in which he chased after her, climbing on top of cars and then pulling her out of the cab and into his arms for a kiss. It then ended with Peter looking devastated as he sat in the car on his own. The second episode … [Read more...] about Peter Kay’s Car Share viewers left in flood of tears as John and Kayleigh hold hands and last ever episode ends on a cliff-hanger
STEVE Backshall is a popular wildlife expert and familiar face on our screens. Here's everything you need to know about the "wild" presenter and where you might recognise him from... Who is Steve Backshall? Steve Backshall is a 44-year-old television presenter best known for his work on nature shows. As well as this, he is a published children's author, having written The Falcon Chronicles novels and the Deadly series. Growing up in Bagshot, he was raised around rescue animals, which sparked his love of nature - and he later backpacked around the world before attending university in Exeter. He is also a black belt in judo after spending a year in Japan, and can also speak the language fluently. Steve appeared in series 12 of Strictly Come Dancing and was partnered by Ola Jordan. Who is his wife Helen Glover? Helen Glover is an Olympic rower who married Steve on September 10, 2016. The couple met during work for Sport Relief in 2014 and began dating shortly after. As part of Team GB, … [Read more...] about How old is Steve Backshall, what shows has he presented and who’s his wife Helen Glover?