Thursday 6 October 2022 10:40 PM Survival expert Ray Mears criticises 'boring' Attenborough-style wildlife ... trends now
Ray Mears has taken a veiled swipe at wildlife documentaries such as those narrated by Sir David Attenborough, claiming they may do children 'more harm than good'.
The survival expert and presenter said he falls asleep when watching 'wallpaper' shows that feature 'shots of gannets diving in slow motion'.
Mears also lamented the lack of presenters on wildlife series. 'With television I am concerned we see more and more wildlife documentaries but without presenters,' he said.
'I see families plonking their kids in front of the screen with a wildlife documentary because that's better than playing on the game they've got on their computer.
'But if the child becomes bored because