Nocturnal Britain…coming soon to Channel 5

Lindsey joins Steve Backshall, Miranda Krestovnikoff and Philippa Forrester to reveal the secret night-time lives of Britain’s animals. Over three consecutive nights the presenting team track the life of nocturnal animals in the wild, in zoos, back gardens and rescue centres across the UK. With the use of low light camera technology, the series unveils what…

Persuit of Beauty; Slow Art for BBC Radio 4

Lindsey fell in love with the concept of Slow Art at University whilst reading Shakespeare’s Sonnets and that fascination with art and its ability to transcend time continues… In this special documentary for BBC Radio 4, Lindsey explores what added value the length of time of creation gives to an artistic idea. Does it make…

Manchester Climate Change Conference 2018

Lindsey took to the stage (quite literally) at Manchester Royal Exchange Theatre to host the 2018 Manchester Climate Change Conference. Now in its fifth year, the focus of the summit was to launch the adoption of a new science-based carbon budget for Manchester.  As well as chairing the event, Lindsey also hosted an expert climate…

Ecologist Interview

Lindsey spoke to Elizabeth Wainwright – Nature Editor at The Ecologist – about poetry, Blue Planet II and the importance of diverse voices in the fight against climate change. Lindsey believes strongly in the important role that nature plays in both our physical and mental well being. Even when we’re not able to physically immerse…

Trees for Learning Launch

City of Trees – the charitable organisation re-invigorating Greater Manchester’s landscape by planting a tree for every man, woman and child – has begun the process of planting 60,000 trees with 350 local primary schools. Joined by 250 children and 50 staff at St Charles RC Primary School in Swinton, Lindsey launched the initiative on 7 November 2017. This…

Keynote Speaker – Hull Literary and Philosophical Society

Lindsey was delighted to be asked to open the Hull Literary and Philosophical Society 2017/18 season of lectures in this UK City of Culture year. Starting with an access all areas journey behind-the-scenes at Springwatch Unsprung, Lindsey then took the opportunity to explore the intrinsic link between the natural world and our own cultural heritage.…