Thursday, 20 April 2017

Our tame otter, Rudi, will be on ITV Television at 8.00pm this Sunday


Blink and you will miss him on this trailer, but Rudi-the-Otter is appearing in the new ITV series 'The Durrells' starring Keeley Hawes, Josh O'Connor, Callum Hughes and Daisy Waterstone with Milo Parker as Gerald Durrell. He appeared in quite a few sequences in the first episode and was seen playing both himself and his mate in the second episode on ITV on Sunday 30th April. Keep a lookout for him infuture episodes.


Milo Parker behind-the-scenes with Rudi-the-Otter and Daphne Neville

 Author Sophie Neville, who is a Patron of the UK Wild Otter Trust, gave a talk about her book ‘Funnily Enough’ at the Tavistock Festival last Saturday, which made it to the front page of the Tavistock newspaper:



Her talk included a little about living with otters. Rudi came along to meet the press who joined festival goers at the glorious Bedford Hotel.




Those living in the UK can watch the first episode of 'The Durrells' on ITV  hub
Others can watch a short taster scene here:


Keeley Hawes, as Louisa Durell with Callum Hughes as Leslie