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Red Squirrels: Spirits of the wood Non-classified

WAS £9.99 £5.99

Product description

The beautiful Cumbrian countryside, from Derwentwater in the Lake District, to the Eden valley is the setting for this unique production, featuring two wild red squirrels, which become known as Nutmeg and Chestnut.

Spectacular footage gathered by wildlife cameraman Joseph Richardson together with informative narration and interviews with experts provides a rare insight into the lives of one of Britain's best-loved animals. Starting in spring when a female red squirrel visits a village garden, later to be joined by a male, we follow their adventures over the course of a year. The viewer will see how the red squirrel population has dramatically declined since Beatrix Potter wrote her story "The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin" in 1903, then a common animal. The American grey squirrel having taken over, outnumbering our native squirrel 66-1, leaving the red squirrel with a fight for survival as an endangered species a century later.

Item details

Classification:
Non-classified
Condition:
New & sealed
Director(s):
Joseph Richardson
Display format:
16:9
EAN-13:
5060120250018
Film studio:
Wild Fox Productions
Genre:
Documentary
Region:
ALL

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About this item

The beautiful Cumbrian countryside, from Derwentwater in the Lake District, to the Eden valley is the setting for this unique production, featuring two wild red squirrels, which become known as Nutmeg and Chestnut.

Spectacular footage gathered by wildlife cameraman Joseph Richardson together with informative narration and interviews with experts provides a rare insight into the lives of one of Britain's best-loved animals. Starting in spring when a female red squirrel visits a village garden, later to be joined by a male, we follow their adventures over the course of a year. The viewer will see how the red squirrel population has dramatically declined since Beatrix Potter wrote her story "The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin" in 1903, then a common animal. The American grey squirrel having taken over, outnumbering our native squirrel 66-1, leaving the red squirrel with a fight for survival as an endangered species a century later.

Classification:
Non-classified
Condition:
New & sealed
Director(s):
Joseph Richardson
Display format:
16:9
EAN-13:
5060120250018
Film studio:
Wild Fox Productions
Genre:
Documentary
Region:
ALL

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is Standard UK delivery is £3.95 per order, so you're only charged once no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is currently free no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

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