With his encyclopaedic knowledge and profound experience of both British and tropical flora and fauna, Mike was first seen on our television screens on ‘Britain’s Wild Invaders’ – Five in 2000. He quickly moved onto other projects both on television and radio becoming the Wildlife Expert on ‘The Terry & Gaby Show’ – Five, 2004 and a contributor on ‘British Isles a Living History’ with Alan Titchmarsh – BBC 1, 2004 and the ‘Nature of Britain’, BBC 1.
The author and co-author of two books, ‘Nature’s Top 40: Britain’s Best Wildlife’ and ‘Natures Calendar’ to complement both TV Series, he also writes magazine articles for different publications.
Being a keen traveller too Mike ‘Tour-Leads’ at different locations worldwide for Wildlife Holiday companies. This year he is off to Costa Rica, Tanzania, Equador and the Galapagos Islands. He picks up languages easily and is fluent in Spanish and basic Swahili and Vietnamese. He also attends as many British bird and wildlife fairs as he is committed to bringing the beauty of the natural world to a broader audience.
Mike is an experienced Public Speaker, and can be booked for various events and talks on topics such as ‘My Diseases and Other Animals’ and ‘The Trials and Tribulations of a Natural History Presenter’.