Chris Packham visits Secret World as badger filming is planned
star Chris Packham dropped in at a wildlife rescue centre near
Burnham-On-Sea this week.
- the presenter of the BBC's Springwatch - is a patron at Secret
World Wildlife Rescue Centre in East Huntspill and this week popped
in to see some of this year's badger cubs.
He also again backed the charity's campaign against the government's
proposed badger cull.
visit comes as animal lovers are being invited to star as extras
in a film being shot in support of the Badger Trust this Sunday
Badger Trust is urging people opposed to the government-backed
cull to join it as it films an advert from above Secret World.
shall be filming a unique video emphasising that people can unite
peacefully to show the coalition government their abhorrence of
what is proposed," said a spokesman for the Badger Trust.
wide range of family activities will take place, including a painting
competition for children and face painting. The filming rehearsal
will take place at 11am and a helicopter will be used to film
the video between 1.30pm and 3pm.