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Into the Wild with Gordon Buchanan

Episode 1: Alastair Campbell

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Gordon and Alastair head to the Western Isles of Scotland. They visit the Isle of Mull where Gordon grew up and Tiree where Alastair's dad was brought up and where Alastair spent much of his childhood.

They are in search of otters which live up to their reputation and prove to be very elusive, much to Alastair's annoyance. Sea eagles and puffins are less secretive, making Gordon's job a little easier. They also discover an unconventional way of attracting seals which involves Alastair, a wet suit and a set of bagpipes... Gordon only has three days - can he get Alastair to appreciate the natural world in the way he does? Show less

Contributors

Presenter:
Gordon Buchanan
Participant:
Alastair Campbell
Colourist:
Eric Smith
Dubbing Editor:
Karen Imbusch
Camera Operator:
Jim Manthorpe
Production Coordinator:
Jena Hunter
Assistant Producer:
Allanah Langstaff
Assistant Producer:
Adrian Cale
Production Manager:
Kate Hook
Executive Producer:
Wendy Rattray
Participant:
Martin Kievers
Participant:
Andrew Tait
Participant:
Craig McDowall
Participant:
Harry Mansefield
Participant:
Tom Reade
Participant:
Mitchell Lennon
Participant:
Richard Fairbairns
Production Company:
Hello Halo

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