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Naomi, Tim and Radzi give a behind-the-scenes exclusive from backstage at the Cardiff International White Water.


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..HD, I might have... Naomi!

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Naomi!

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-Yeah?

-SHE GASPS

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Tim, what on earth are you doing?

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Don't go mad, I just wanted to play some music off my phone.

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You know you're not supposed to touch this stuff!

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I know, help me get it back, we're live in ten minutes!

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No, no, no, we're not live today, remember it's a best bits,

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behind the scenes kind of show.

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HE SIGHS IN RELIEF

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Oh, I was panicked, then. I was really panicked.

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-You didn't change anything, did you?

-No, not at all.

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Good, let's go wild.

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-BOTH: Hello!

-I'm Naomi.

-And I'm Tim.

-This is Barry.

-Hello, Barry.

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Welcome to Wild!

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The show that is jam-packed with stunts, incredible guests,

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thrilling adventures and, of course, animal critters.

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It is.

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Now, believe it or not, a lot of hard work goes on behind the scenes

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-to get live TV into your homes.

-Loads.

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And this is a very special show cos we're going to show you

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exactly what it takes to make your Saturday mornings wild.

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-Here's Radzi!

-Hello!

-Hiya!

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Have you seen the running order for this week's show,

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-I couldn't find it anywhere.

-Yeah, of course we have.

-Of course.

-Yeah?

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-That's weird. What's this?

-Oh, that's nothing, is it, Tim?

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Yeah, nothing, don't worry about that.

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-Weird.

-And don't worry about the running order either.

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If you want to know what's in the show, Radzi, just look at this...

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Coming up on this special Access All Areas show we will be showing

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you behind the scenes and revealing what it takes to get us on air.

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This is all brand-new, this has never been done.

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The first time live on TV.

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-Wow!

-This could be a disaster but at least we will have had a go at this.

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-Did you hurt yourself?

-Don't...

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We will also be celebrating Wild by bringing you

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some of our favourite moments.

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We're turning, we're turning.

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SHE SHRIEKS

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Whoo! Oh, my goodness it is a long way down to the valley floor.

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Just abseiling down here, Mum.

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There's also some fantastic new stuff too as Tim and I will be

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giving Radzi a taste of his own medicine in the final

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forfeit of the series.

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Bringing you a live programme every week is an enormous operation.

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There are over 40 of us

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who all turn up a couple of days before the live show.

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From the riggers who lay down kilometres of camera cables

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to the props team, who make sure everything is on set.

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We're on location at our river show in Cardiff

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and while the crew are settling in we thought we would show you around.

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In case you think we just rock up and do a live show, oh, no, no, no!

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There's a lot of preparation that goes into this.

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Let's walk and talk.

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Now, this is an OB truck which stands for Outside Broadcast.

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And this is, essentially, the hub, the centre of everything

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we do that you see on TV comes right from this truck.

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Hey, hey in the sound booth. This is camera control.

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This is where all the camera feeds come in, screens and

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this is, yeah, cameras being controlled left, right and centre.

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Shall we play a game where you leave the truck,

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I'll adjust a few buttons then you come back

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and you have eight seconds to tell me what I've changed?

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-Eight seconds?

-TIM LAUGHS

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-We play that game all the time.

-Do you?

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Some of you may have digital televisions,

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some of you may even have a satellite dish on top of your TV

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but they are nothing, not a patch on the bad boys that we've got.

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Take a look at those...!

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Let's come over to the battle of the beasties arena.

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This is where reputations are won and they are lost.

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Got the leader board.

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The lovely leader board and moving into the prestigious winners'

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enclosure that every contender wants to be in,

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but not everyone can get there.

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This is the famous sofa.

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Welcome to the sofa.

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One of the first things we have to film on location

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is the opening of the show. Known as the pre-titles.

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It's a scene too complicated to do when we're live.

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We like to inject a bit of adrenaline and on the river show

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we thought we would make use of all that water.

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We always like to do something a bit EXTREME in our pre-titles.

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So, today we are going to be in a white-water raft.

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He's going to think he's on a lazy

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river then he's going to get a shock.

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-Lazy river.

-But it does mean that we have to try and do it once.

-Yeah.

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Because we haven't got time to set it all up again

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so it's pressure to get the words right.

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And there's no way we'll get them wrong cos these are the words

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-like this - go.

-You start.

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SHE LAUGHS

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Oh, yeah. Good job I didn't do that on the boat.

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Tim always seems to get the lines right in the nick of time.

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Ahh...!

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It's the life!

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-Er, Tim...

-Two, one and off you go.

-Tim!

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It's not a lazy river. Don't say I didn't try and warn you!

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SHOUTING AND SCREAMING

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'But on other show-openings across the series

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'he has much less to learn.'

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HE SCREAMS

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I'm waiting for my co-presenter, Tim.

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HE SCREAMS

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Honestly, where is he?

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I said, "Allow plenty of time for the journey so when you get here

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"you are calm and relaxed."

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HE SCREAMS

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Hang on, can you hear something?

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HE SCREAMS

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-Oh, ho, they've warned me about him.

-SHE LAUGHS

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Hello, Tim.

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HE SHOUTS

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Look at him, showing off, bless him.

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He does think he's really good.

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To be fair he isn't that bad.

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But he's not that good!

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Let's do this.

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Just a little kick-flip there.

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Hup! Lovely.

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Just curve it round the bottom.

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Whoo! That was high. And back.

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Hup!

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Whoo!

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Woo-hoo! Yeah, that's cool. This skatepark gets my seal of approval.

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Mine too. Oh, yeah. Why did I have to wear the blonde wig?

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Get out, get out, get out.

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Let's go wild! They didn't notice.

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Back on set on the rivers show,

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Radzi is about to meet a very important guest.

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No Wild show would be complete without wildlife.

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And, we've got expert Terry in the house. Check this out!

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-Terry, can you tell us what this is?

-This is an Asian water monitor.

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Sealung, the Asian water monitor is our main animal guest on this

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week's rivers show.

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And getting him settled in is a crucial part of our rehearsals.

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I've just got Sealung on the floor here getting him

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used to his environment. Let him get some sunlight,

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and nice warmth as well.

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Letting him get used to the crew and everybody looking at him.

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So it isn't too much of a surprise to him,

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but he's a good old boy, really, nice and friendly

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so he's quite used to the limelight and everybody looking at him.

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There's just enough time for him

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to do a bit of exploring before he's needed on set.

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See, he's got big powerful muscles in his legs

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and they are actually quite fast, they can run faster than we can.

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He also has a big powerful tail so you can imagine,

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packed full of muscle, you wouldn't want to get whacked by that.

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So, we do have do be a little bit careful around him.

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And we need to stop him going in the water with everyone.

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That's right.

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'So far, so good. Sealung doesn't seem phased by the limelight.

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Oh, he picks him up like a little boy. Oh!

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We do have a lot of animals on the programme and this one is

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particularly ambitious and we are going to try

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and show him to you and also try and get him to swim mid-item.

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So, whether we can do that or not, who knows?

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But rehearsing the swimming might have to wait!

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Filling a pool big enough for Sealung to take a dip in

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could take slightly longer than anticipated.

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The water is going in very, very slowly.

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And we have got

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until 9am tomorrow morning to get this full!

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Where is the tap? Can anyone turn this up a bit?

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We will find out later how Sealung gets on.

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Throughout this series, we have had tonnes of wildlife guests.

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Look at that.

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We have had animals that are really cute. Hello.

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Some that were desperate for their breakfast.

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And others that put you off yours.

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SHE GASPS

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It is like an alien, it is so strange.

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And one of the hungriest animals I met

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was a bat in Belfast.

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You have one of our British species of bat right here?

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I have indeed.

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This is a Leisler and he is called Yo Yo.

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Oh, so he's just eating a little meal.

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Why have you got him?

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Because he's damaged one of his wings and I'm looking after

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him until he heals up.

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Then he will be released back into the wild again.

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-Making a lovely squeaking sound.

-Yes.

-He's enjoying that.

-He is.

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We have a few different species of bat in the UK,

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-don't we?

-There are 17 to 18 in the UK and there are eight in

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-Northern Ireland.

-Wow.

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They roost in houses. They roost under bridges. Tree hollows,

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places like that as well. If you want to see bats the best thing you

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can do is go out at night-time and go around parks, beaches, forests,

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countryside, anywhere where there is water and trees and insects for them

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to fly about and eat.

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If you see something big flying around at

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-night, it is not an owl.

-It will be a bat.

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We also love having birds on the show.

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This is Barney. Yeah! You are fantastic.

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Who is this?

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-This is Pamela.

-Pamela!

-She is an eight-year-old female white-tailed

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-sea eagle.

-She's absolutely enormous.

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-They are the largest bird of prey in the UK?

-Yeah, bigger than

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our golden eagle. They are the iconic species.

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Can we look at that

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wingspan? That's ridiculously big.

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-Why do they have to be so big?

-Well,

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they've got to carry this bodyweight through the sky

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along with their prey and they are normally catching fish and seabirds.

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They are nicknamed the barn door because of the size of them.

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Well, we can see why. That is special.

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If they are catching fish, why do they

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need such deadly tools?

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Those are to grip the fish. This can carry three times its bodyweight.

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You can imagine a massive fish. She has almost sticky pads on

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the bottom of her feet that stick to the fish and she turns it so it is

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-facing forward and she is streamlined.

-It has a massive beak.

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We have got to comment on Pamela's enormous beak. And that sharp bit

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-at the tip.

-It glistens off the light.

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It is an incredible bit of kit.

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Does she use the end of her beak, is that

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-how she kills her prey?

-She rips out the back of the neck.

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Once she has grabbed it she rips out the back and then she is

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tucking right into her fish.

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-Amazing.

-So brilliant.

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'We were lucky to be joined by another animal

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'that is surprisingly British.'

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-May I have a look at this?

-You can.

-Who is this?

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This is a male grass snake. The grass snakes are our largest

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-species of snake.

-Isn't he lovely?

-Beautiful.

-These guys have a clever

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trick up their sleeve if a predator comes along?

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Yeah. Because they are

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harmless to us, the way they protect themselves is

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they can hiss at people

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-or animals, or they will turn around and play dead.

-They play dead?

-Yes.

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-Because nobody...

-Nobody wants to eat a dead thing.

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-What do they eat?

-Frogs, toads, newts and fish, but they will take

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mammals as well.

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'One of the most memorable encounters of all was when

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'I got up close to a serious blood sucker.'

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-We have got some lovely leeches.

-Leeches!

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In the UK, there are over 30 different types of leech. This is

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the only one that will feed on human blood. It gets about 20 centimetres

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long and although it is a blood sucker, it is closely related to the

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-earthworms in the back garden.

-Is it really?

-Yes.

-How do they suck your

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-blood?

-Well, they have got three rows of teeth. They have a few

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hundred tiny teeth and they are in a Y shape,

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like an inside out triangle and they

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stick on to the animal they are going to stuck the blood of

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-and they slice in and that's what they do to suck the blood.

-Ohh!

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Now, I'm not going to volunteer to put my hand in, but, Tim, you

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-are happy to put your hand in.

-I've got my sleeve rolled up.

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Go for it. Let's see how they react to you.

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-Straightaway. That instantly attached to your finger.

-They detect

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the movement in the water and they can also taste.

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They use that movement to find a host and suck on to it.

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That was ridiculously fast. How do you get them off?

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If you get a leech on

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you in this country, it is unlikely to be this type. This is rare.

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It will be harmless. In the jungle, all we do is

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scrape them off with a fingernail.

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As well as animals, here on Wild we also have incredible

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adventure guests every week too.

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It is Tim's job to meet them.

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Oh-ho! Round of applause!

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Onto the back wheel - huge drop-off.

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Oh! Chris, everyone.

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Being an action-sports fanatic

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every Saturday he gets to have a go himself.

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Ah! Whoo!

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I'm coming.

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Naomi! Help!

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On the rivers show we were joined by Lowri Davies,

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one of the world's top female freestyle kayakers.

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And Tim got some kayak safety training ahead of meeting her.

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-Right, good luck.

-Bye.

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Yes!

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SPLASH

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I will admit that's not the best start of all the starts you

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could have...

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with kayaking. Capsized after about 35 seconds.

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Couldn't remember how to get myself upright again.

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Sorry about that.

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I love learning!

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But after an initial ropey start Warwood got

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the hang of things in time for the show.

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And we're going to get to witness Lowri right now in the flesh

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giving us a little demo right here on the white water, so...

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She makes it look very easy, indeed and it's not that easy.

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Here she goes, then.

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The practice paid off and Tim got fully involved.

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But one of his personal favourite moments from the series was

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meeting the guest from our urban show.

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Our next guest is a man who can do things with a bike you didn't

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think were possible.

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Flatland champion Lee Musselwhite.

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Lee has been pushing boundaries for 17 years.

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Inventing countless signature moves and new tricks.

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Flatland is a freestyle form of BMX riding.

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Moves include spinning, rolling and balancing on one wheel.

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In competitions riders are judged on originality and style.

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Lee has been the UK champion twice

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and has competed at the highest level all over the world.

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He is regarded as one of the most creative and original riders around.

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CHEERING

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That looked epic in the video,

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-how in earth did you get into flatland BMX?

-It's really unusual.

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I just saw a couple of guys trying some tricks,

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thought it looked really cool. Gave it a go...

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Sort of learnt a trick, practised, kept learning more tricks,

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just got hooked.

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-Yeah.

-Yeah.

-How long does it take to get to your level?

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-I've been riding for 17 years.

-Wow.

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-I'm still practising, still learning to this day.

-Still learning.

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-Definitely.

-That's amazing.

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Talk us through the bike cos

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we've got a pretty trick set up here.

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It's like a normal BMX but there's a few things missing.

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Yep, it's just set up for stunts.

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It's got no brakes on it because all the tricks

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I do it's all about momentum and maintaining speed and balance

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so you don't need any brakes cos you don't want to stop,

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-you want to keep moving.

-OK.

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-And my bike hasn't got a chain either.

-Look at this.

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So, I can't actually pedal it anywhere so I'd look a bit stupid

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if I tried to ride to the shops, cos I wouldn't get anywhere very fast.

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Who'd love a demo from the British champion?

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We all would, absolutely.

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CHEERING

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Right then, Lee, take it away. Stand back.

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I'm going to show you a few tricks.

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As he said, no chain ring on there, no chain so

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he's got to generate speed from pure momentum.

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Just look at this.

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CHEERING

0:18:170:18:19

Now, in a competition Lee would be judged on tricks,

0:18:190:18:22

individuality, style, things like that.

0:18:220:18:24

He obviously doesn't want to put his feet down either.

0:18:240:18:26

He's going to get marked down for that in a contest.

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You see him using the pegs at the back there.

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Look for the little intricacies, the step over.

0:18:310:18:33

Look how fast he's spinning!

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-Nice!

-OK, we've got one more.

-OK, big finish. Here we go.

0:18:390:18:44

Makes it look very easy.

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-Opposite foot on there.

-CHEERING

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Oh, one-handed. Big spin to finish, oh!

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Yes, oh, Lee Musselwhite!

0:18:570:19:01

-That was absolutely amazing.

-Thank you very much.

0:19:010:19:04

'I didn't let Tim have all the fun, though.

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'Throughout the series I've had some breathtaking moments on

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'my own adventures.

0:19:100:19:11

'From abseiling tall towers...'

0:19:110:19:13

I feel like I'm in an action movie or something.

0:19:130:19:16

Tom Cruise eat your heart out.

0:19:160:19:19

'To having some scuba training to prepare me for my first ever dive.'

0:19:190:19:23

Oh, this is so cool!

0:19:290:19:31

I love it.

0:19:310:19:33

This is so awesome.

0:19:330:19:35

I can just breathe on the bottom of a swimming pool.

0:19:350:19:38

It was time to do it for real, I was hoping to catch

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a glimpse of the pike, one of the UK's largest freshwater fish.

0:19:430:19:48

If you know me at all you'll know that I'm pretty nervous

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going underwater.

0:19:530:19:54

I'm all right because this is a lake,

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so I know a shark's not going to come out of nowhere!

0:19:560:19:58

The biggest and most legendary pike is called the Endrick Pike

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and its head is currently on display in the Kelvingrove Museum

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in Glasgow.

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Now, that weighed in at an estimated 30-40kgs which is the size

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and weight of a average 12-year-old so I'm really hoping

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I don't meet one that size today!

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I really want to see one now.

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They have incredible camouflage

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so they can stay hidden in amongst the weeds, lurking out of sight.

0:20:300:20:35

So, I may struggle to find one cos I might not be able to see it!

0:20:370:20:40

Come on, pike, show us your ugly mug.

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Oh, aren't you pretty?

0:20:490:20:50

These are called perch. These are the main prey species of the pike.

0:20:520:20:57

They do have a little protection cos they've got sharp spines

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on their fins and tail so that gives them a little bit of protection.

0:21:010:21:05

But they are not really any match for the pike.

0:21:050:21:08

Well, sadly we're battling poor visibility

0:21:150:21:18

and there don't seem to be any pike around here.

0:21:180:21:22

So, I'm afraid I'm going to have to leave this

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monster behind with its hundreds of teeth and go and get dry and warm.

0:21:250:21:29

I was disappointed not to see the elusive pike.

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But on another adventure I was lucky enough to go sea kayaking

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to Bass Rock where there was a world-famous colony of gannets.

0:21:400:21:44

Look, we have lucked out!

0:21:460:21:47

The conditions are absolutely perfect today.

0:21:470:21:51

There it is - the Bass Rock - just over a mile away.

0:21:510:21:54

It doesn't look too far but it's going to take me

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around an hour of paddling to reach it

0:21:560:21:58

so I've got a feeling it's going to hurt - got my bandages on ready

0:21:580:22:01

for those blisters, but bring it on. I cannot wait to see these birds.

0:22:010:22:04

Go straight over these waves and just keep going?

0:22:070:22:10

Just keep paddling, nice and steady, don't worry.

0:22:100:22:13

-SHE LAUGHS

-No capsizing allowed.

0:22:130:22:15

Just keep paddling out and just wait out there for me.

0:22:150:22:17

I can just see all the birds flying around it.

0:22:250:22:27

So many of them.

0:22:280:22:30

I did say it was supposed to be a nice relaxing day out,

0:22:340:22:36

we're not racing!

0:22:360:22:38

I know, I'm just enjoying it, it's fun!

0:22:380:22:40

From here it looks like a snow globe that's been shaken.

0:22:410:22:45

All the birds look like snow all around the top of it.

0:22:450:22:48

Beautiful.

0:22:480:22:50

Their wingspan's nearly two metres,

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that's just under the size of my paddle.

0:22:520:22:55

They're massive.

0:22:550:22:57

Wow, look! So many birds.

0:22:590:23:02

-Smells a bit like the penguin enclosure at the zoo.

-Yes.

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-Their diets are very similar.

-Yeah.

0:23:100:23:12

Eugh!

0:23:120:23:14

-They really have found every single little crevice to nest in.

-Yeah.

0:23:150:23:19

Anything just about flat enough to land on has got something on it.

0:23:190:23:23

There's a couple up there who are bill fencing.

0:23:230:23:26

It's like the equivalent of our kissing and they do it to

0:23:260:23:29

reaffirm their bond when they meet each other again.

0:23:290:23:32

They're true romantics!

0:23:320:23:33

Look at the seal! It's right here.

0:23:350:23:38

Oh, wow.

0:23:400:23:41

Do you know, we have half the population of grey seals

0:23:410:23:45

living around the British coasts?

0:23:450:23:48

Lucky us, I say, cos they're lovely.

0:23:480:23:50

Well, this has been wonderful.

0:23:520:23:54

From this close

0:23:540:23:55

and this low I can see why this is a world-famous wildlife spectacle.

0:23:550:24:00

And to reach it by sea kayak has made it just that bit more perfect.

0:24:000:24:03

But I'm pretty exhausted

0:24:030:24:04

so could I catch a lift home with you guys, please?

0:24:040:24:07

Guys?! Come back!

0:24:070:24:10

COME BACK!

0:24:120:24:14

But, one of my most memorable adventures from Wild was

0:24:140:24:17

when I tried my hand at dog sledding.

0:24:170:24:19

DOGS BARK

0:24:190:24:22

The fence is open and we are off! Whoo!

0:24:220:24:26

SHE LAUGHS

0:24:270:24:31

SHE SCREAMS

0:24:330:24:35

Dogs like these and their close cousins, wolves, are perfectly

0:24:380:24:42

adapted for this woodland environment.

0:24:420:24:45

SHE RETCHES AND LAUGHS

0:24:480:24:51

They can run at speeds of up to 25 miles an hour.

0:24:510:24:53

And keep that going for over two miles. Now, that's endurance...

0:24:540:24:59

MAN SHOUTS ORDERS

0:25:010:25:03

Oh, we're turning, we're turning, oh!

0:25:030:25:05

Amazingly, half of these dogs are youngsters.

0:25:120:25:15

They are almost as new to this as I am.

0:25:150:25:17

Hee-hee! Woo-hoo!

0:25:190:25:22

MAN SHOUTS ORDER

0:25:230:25:25

-That was brilliant, Alan.

-Yeah?

-I really enjoyed that, so much fun.

0:25:260:25:30

It's very exciting when they take the corners at speed.

0:25:300:25:33

Yeah, it's good fun but if you think that was good fun wait till tonight.

0:25:330:25:36

We're going to go out when it's pitch black here.

0:25:360:25:39

WHINING

0:25:390:25:41

Yes, you heard that right.

0:25:410:25:43

I'm going to have to do this all again in complete darkness.

0:25:430:25:47

I won't be able to see a thing.

0:25:470:25:49

But it's not as crazy as I might think.

0:25:510:25:53

Lots of things live in the forest at night.

0:25:530:25:55

Wolves even hunt in the dark and have amazing night vision.

0:25:550:25:59

I'm back!

0:26:010:26:02

It's very cold and I'm ready for another ride with the dogs

0:26:020:26:05

but I am feeling a bit nervous cos let me

0:26:050:26:07

just show you what you can see if we turn our light off.

0:26:070:26:10

Nothing. Absolutely nothing.

0:26:110:26:13

Can't see anything out here not even the light of the moon is

0:26:130:26:16

helping us under these trees.

0:26:160:26:19

Just what have I let myself in for?

0:26:190:26:21

DOGS BARK

0:26:210:26:23

MAN SHOUTS

0:26:230:26:24

MAN SHOUTS

0:26:270:26:29

Waaahhh!

0:26:290:26:32

MAN SHOUTS

0:26:320:26:34

SHE LAUGHS

0:26:370:26:39

I'm going to be sick!

0:26:390:26:41

SHE LAUGHS

0:26:410:26:43

Thankfully, dogs can see in light five times dimmer than humans.

0:26:490:26:53

It's a good job cos if it was down to me

0:26:530:26:55

we'd be crashing into every single tree.

0:26:550:26:57

DOGS BARK

0:27:060:27:08

Oh, amazing.

0:27:080:27:10

What a wonderful experience.

0:27:100:27:12

A little bit spooky being pulled through

0:27:120:27:15

the forest in the moonlight but it just felt really natural.

0:27:150:27:18

Them following their instincts, just feeling their way

0:27:180:27:21

and using all that power to pull us along.

0:27:210:27:24

Really strange, cos without the dogs there is no way

0:27:240:27:27

I could get through the forest at speed especially not in the dark.

0:27:270:27:31

But to them, just comes completely naturally.

0:27:310:27:34

One thing that would have made that a bit better -

0:27:340:27:37

a few degrees warmer would have been nice.

0:27:370:27:40

I can't feel my toes!

0:27:400:27:41

Still to come on Wild...

0:27:460:27:48

Tim goes in search of an extreme sport to

0:27:480:27:50

satisfy his love of the mountains.

0:27:500:27:52

Oh! Right into some, right into the poo!

0:27:530:27:58

And takes on his biggest challenge

0:27:580:28:00

when he abseils the UK's largest waterfall.

0:28:000:28:04

I've actually lost the ability to speak.

0:28:040:28:07

We also get to introduce Barry the crocodile to Radzi

0:28:070:28:10

in our final forfeit...

0:28:100:28:12

That is Barry the crocodile!

0:28:120:28:15

And have to try and learn how to ride a wave

0:28:150:28:17

and present to camera for our live rivers show.

0:28:170:28:20

That's the last rehearsal we will have

0:28:220:28:24

until we go live tomorrow morning.

0:28:240:28:26

Back on set on our rivers show

0:28:310:28:33

and Sealung the lizard is finally settling in.

0:28:330:28:37

'And I'm getting ready to record some voiceover, which is narration

0:28:370:28:40

'to accompany the pictures you see on screen.'

0:28:400:28:44

Every week we have short films that are played into the programme

0:28:440:28:47

and we have to voice them before the programme goes live

0:28:470:28:49

so they get played in, so this is just us

0:28:490:28:51

voicing the films that are going to be played in to the show.

0:28:510:28:54

And sometimes it takes us a few takes to get it right.

0:28:540:28:56

The monitor lizard is about as close as you can get to a living,

0:28:590:29:03

breathing dinosaur.

0:29:030:29:05

'And voiceovers can take even longer when Warwood is around.'

0:29:050:29:10

DOOR CREAKS OPEN

0:29:100:29:11

..a raised fin on their long tails to help move through the water.

0:29:110:29:15

-WHISPERS:

-I made loads of noise, then.

0:29:170:29:20

I was using the toilet and the door slammed

0:29:200:29:23

and then my flip-flops went,

0:29:230:29:25

"Knock-knock-knock" as she was doing voiceover.

0:29:250:29:28

All three of us are needed,

0:29:280:29:30

though, to record one of our favourite moments.

0:29:300:29:32

-SHE SINGS

-Yes, it's on. She's on.

0:29:320:29:35

# Radzi's crazy creations

0:29:350:29:38

# Radzi's crazy creations! #

0:29:380:29:40

Er, if anyone wants to sign us up for a record deal, we are available.

0:29:440:29:47

-We are.

-Speak to our people.

0:29:470:29:49

-Very expensive though.

-We're called Treesome.

0:29:490:29:53

-Tree...

-Cos we're like a three-o but we're a tr... we're a three.

0:29:530:29:56

-He's barking up the wrong treesome.

-Ohh!

0:29:560:29:58

Chip off the old block, he is, ha-hey!

0:29:580:30:00

Oh, good! I've got one, I've got one...!

0:30:000:30:03

Let's get the tree out of here!

0:30:030:30:05

GHOSTLY WIND EFFECT

0:30:060:30:09

Embarrassing.

0:30:140:30:15

But the crazy creations are a big part of the show,

0:30:150:30:18

and the props team work tirelessly

0:30:180:30:21

to make sure the set-up is just right.

0:30:210:30:23

This is for Radzi's Crazy Creations.

0:30:270:30:29

Radzi sets us a challenge every week,

0:30:290:30:31

and for this week it is creating a water wall, which is...

0:30:310:30:36

I've never heard of it either.

0:30:360:30:37

The water goes in here and it makes things spill, it drips

0:30:370:30:40

and it channels and it goes through and it just looks cool.

0:30:400:30:44

Look at this. Little things and rainbow-y wheels and windmills.

0:30:440:30:48

Yeah, it's cool.

0:30:490:30:50

So basically, me and Naomi have got to try and recreate this

0:30:500:30:52

and Radzi judges who's the best and hopefully it will be me,

0:30:520:30:56

because if it's not me then I have to do the forfeit.

0:30:560:30:58

You should be worried, Tim.

0:30:580:31:00

Across the series, you have got a terrible track record.

0:31:000:31:04

This week, Tim and Naomi, you're going to make one of these.

0:31:040:31:08

Our very own mini pond. It's a volcanic model.

0:31:080:31:11

You've got two minutes...

0:31:110:31:13

Without further ado, we'll get started. Three, two, one.

0:31:130:31:17

HORN BLARES

0:31:170:31:19

HORN BLARES Stop your making!

0:31:400:31:42

Look at the state of... You just chucked it all in.

0:31:420:31:45

It is a battle royale of crustaceans.

0:31:450:31:47

-It's meant to be friendly. Doesn't matter.

-It's a scarecrow!

0:31:470:31:51

-It's in the title, "scare crow".

-You never learn.

0:31:510:31:53

Right, it is now judgment time.

0:31:530:31:56

The winner, without doubt, is Naomi!

0:31:560:31:59

CHEERING

0:31:590:32:02

Not a chance, not a chance.

0:32:020:32:04

You go and get yourself ready for your forfeit, Mister.

0:32:050:32:08

-No!

-Yes, garbage.

0:32:080:32:09

And, Tim, we enjoyed seeing you do all of those forfeits.

0:32:090:32:14

-Do I have to do this?

-Tim, you're going to have to do it.

-Positive?

0:32:140:32:17

Yes, you lost. You lost the forfeit.

0:32:170:32:19

HORN BLARES

0:32:190:32:21

There he is.

0:32:330:32:35

-LAUGHTER

-No!

0:32:350:32:37

No! Tim, I am thirsty.

0:32:370:32:40

NAOMI LAUGHS

0:32:400:32:42

But, across the series, Tim hasn't always lost.

0:32:420:32:45

Sleep fingers.

0:32:530:32:54

In fact, he has proved to be quite a champ in the Battle of the Beasties.

0:32:550:33:00

CHEERING

0:33:000:33:02

Woo!

0:33:020:33:06

In this part of the show, we both represented an astounding animal.

0:33:060:33:10

It's the raft spider. Woo!

0:33:100:33:14

And this week I have got the sensational centipede.

0:33:140:33:17

-Slow down, Lesley.

-It's Naomi.

-Whatever.

0:33:170:33:19

Because I have got the slug!

0:33:190:33:21

And fought it out over three gruelling rounds,

0:33:240:33:26

deploying all devious tactics necessary.

0:33:260:33:29

Listen to my voice, look into my eyes. Don't look at me, sleep.

0:33:290:33:33

I'm going to win this round. Pow!

0:33:330:33:34

They sometimes eat cat food, dog poo and sometimes each other!

0:33:340:33:39

-Tim, Tim, your mum is on the phone. Aw, that's nice.

-Hi, Mummy.

0:33:390:33:43

But what's this? A choccy, there we go.

0:33:430:33:47

BELL RINGS

0:33:470:33:49

I've got this, I have got this.

0:33:510:33:52

OK, jellyfish have no eyes, no ears, no brain, no lungs,

0:33:520:33:56

no gills, no scales, they have no legs, no bones.

0:33:560:33:58

They are 95% water. Bof!

0:33:580:34:00

Well, flies don't have teeth so what they do is

0:34:000:34:03

they spit on their food to break it down and then they suck it up.

0:34:030:34:07

OK, championship blow. Here it comes.

0:34:070:34:10

Ants are tiny, yes, but it has been guesstimated

0:34:100:34:12

there are 10,000 trillion of them worldwide.

0:34:120:34:16

And if you were to put all of those into a bucket and put it on

0:34:160:34:19

a set of scales, it would weigh the same as the entire human population.

0:34:190:34:24

Bof!

0:34:240:34:25

BELL RINGS

0:34:250:34:28

That is the end of Battle of the Beasties for this series.

0:34:280:34:31

It is now decision time.

0:34:310:34:34

The winner of this week's Battle of the Beasties

0:34:340:34:37

and overall champion...

0:34:370:34:39

is Tim Warwood!

0:34:390:34:41

CHEERING

0:34:410:34:44

-It's mine, it's mine!

-No!

-Yes! This is so unexpected.

-Congratulations.

0:34:460:34:54

I'm not prepared at all for this. Oh, my goodness.

0:34:540:34:56

I would like to thank all of the mighty beasties that helped me

0:34:560:34:59

win this, the mosquito...

0:34:590:35:00

Tim, we have only got about 30 minutes left of the programme.

0:35:000:35:03

Tell them your speech.

0:35:030:35:05

Tim deserved that trophy.

0:35:050:35:07

And across the series,

0:35:070:35:08

he showed himself to be an all-round adventure hero.

0:35:080:35:12

Ah, the mountains. A place very close to my heart.

0:35:180:35:22

And with snowboarding in particular,

0:35:220:35:24

I like to consider myself a little bit of a pro.

0:35:240:35:27

Cut!

0:35:390:35:41

Honestly, I wasn't all that bad, OK?

0:35:410:35:44

But it's not just my distinct lack of skills holding me back

0:35:440:35:47

from snowboarding here in the UK, we've got one other problem.

0:35:470:35:51

A distinct lack of snow.

0:35:510:35:53

What I really need is a new sport,

0:35:540:35:56

a sport that I can still do in the mountains.

0:35:560:35:59

A sport that I can still do all of my really cool tricks

0:35:590:36:02

and still get up loads of speed.

0:36:020:36:04

Where am I going to find a sport like that?

0:36:040:36:06

Yes! Mountain boarding. Wait up, hang on!

0:36:090:36:13

At just 22 years old,

0:36:170:36:18

Matt Brind is the world freestyle mountain boarding champion.

0:36:180:36:22

He's been riding and honing his tricks for over eight years.

0:36:240:36:27

And today he is going to put me through my paces.

0:36:290:36:32

We'll go rock, paper, scissors.

0:36:320:36:34

You want to rock, paper, scissors to see who goes first?

0:36:340:36:36

-BOTH:

-Rock, paper, scissors.

0:36:360:36:38

-Smash!

-I'll see you in a minute.

-You're first. Go for it.

0:36:380:36:41

-Nice wide turns.

-Nice wide turns.

0:36:410:36:43

Oh, it doesn't look fast but let me tell you this, it's

0:36:450:36:48

a different kettle of fish when it is you riding down there.

0:36:480:36:51

Oh, it's bumpy. It's really bumpy.

0:36:510:36:54

There's rocks everywhere. Don't be scared, Tim.

0:36:540:36:58

I'm going off! I'm going off! I'm in the bracken.

0:37:010:37:05

Yes, Matt!

0:37:070:37:08

Oh, goodness, that is huge. It is all about leaning.

0:37:110:37:15

Oh, right into some... Right into the poo! Oh, no!

0:37:180:37:24

It's gone in my mouth and in my eyes, eugh!

0:37:240:37:27

Oh goodness, that was ridiculous.

0:37:290:37:32

-See you at the bottom.

-Get it.

0:37:320:37:34

Woo! Yes, Matt.

0:37:420:37:43

He's a champion at this.

0:37:460:37:47

He's a world champion at this, whereas I am an absolute beginner.

0:37:470:37:51

Do I hit the jump as well? Like Matt, or do I opt out?

0:37:520:37:56

He's going to hit the jump.

0:37:560:37:58

Oh, my goodness. Woo-hoo-hoo!

0:37:590:38:01

It feels like I'm going 6,000 miles an hour.

0:38:020:38:06

Tell my mum and dad I love them! Oh, goodness gracious.

0:38:080:38:11

Yeah, Tim.

0:38:120:38:13

That experience was remarkable, but Tim went on another

0:38:130:38:18

mountain adventure that was simply mind-blowing.

0:38:180:38:21

I'm in the Scottish Highlands, home of mammoth mountains, giant lochs,

0:38:210:38:25

and it's here that I am going to undertake my biggest challenge yet.

0:38:250:38:28

I'm here to try and abseil down the highest waterfall in the UK.

0:38:300:38:34

This thing is big, seriously big.

0:38:370:38:39

And it's located on an isolated mountain,

0:38:410:38:43

miles from the newest road.

0:38:430:38:46

Nothing about this challenge is easy,

0:38:470:38:49

especially the name of the waterfall.

0:38:490:38:51

HE MISPRONOUNCES IT

0:38:510:38:53

It means "waterfall of the beautiful tresses" in Gaelic.

0:39:000:39:03

I'm going for "waterfall of impending doom".

0:39:030:39:06

Either way, it's just up there and it's really gnarly.

0:39:060:39:10

And after an epic journey,

0:39:120:39:14

it was time for Tim to take on his opponent.

0:39:140:39:17

Here we go, in the blue corner from Scotland, weighing in at

0:39:170:39:21

around a bazillion tonnes of water, it's the UK's highest waterfall.

0:39:210:39:26

And in the red corner, from Birmingham,

0:39:260:39:29

weighing in at 88 kilos, Tim "Brown Trousers" Warwood.

0:39:290:39:33

Suppose we'd better get on with it, hadn't we?

0:39:350:39:38

This is about as full-on as abseiling gets.

0:39:380:39:41

We've got a small army of support crew to keep everyone safe.

0:39:430:39:46

It's starting to dawn on me now just how extreme this is.

0:39:480:39:51

OK, slightly... Yeah, I'm really nervous.

0:39:530:39:55

There is no slightly about it, I am really nervous now, looking at that.

0:39:550:39:59

One little slip here, slip in...aaagh!

0:40:030:40:06

I'm ready, I'm off. Wish me luck.

0:40:160:40:19

Not many people would afford a look down, but I've got to do it.

0:40:190:40:22

Just for myself.

0:40:220:40:24

Woo-hoo-hoo! OK!

0:40:260:40:29

This really is adventure on an epic scale.

0:40:310:40:34

It's time to forget my fear and go wild.

0:40:340:40:36

I'm just abseiling down here, Mum.

0:40:550:40:58

You see, at this point I should be talking loads.

0:40:580:41:01

The director said, "Just do loads of chat on the way down."

0:41:010:41:05

I've actually lost the ability to speak.

0:41:050:41:07

The waterfall is so big we need to make regular stops to change ropes.

0:41:100:41:15

But we're over halfway down and I'm starting to

0:41:170:41:20

get into the swing of it.

0:41:200:41:22

Oh, yeah!

0:41:250:41:27

Water is just cascading down next to me.

0:41:370:41:40

In full flow, millions upon millions of tonnes of water are pushed

0:41:400:41:44

over the waterfall every day.

0:41:440:41:46

So being this close is a phenomenal experience.

0:41:460:41:50

Woo-hoo-hoo! Yes, this is the best!

0:41:510:41:55

I've crossed lochs, bogs,

0:41:590:42:00

mountains and 200 metres of slippery vertical rock face,

0:42:000:42:05

but I finally reached the base of this formidable force of nature.

0:42:050:42:09

Yes! I'm alive! Oh, nice rock.

0:42:130:42:18

-Oh, that was absolutely amazing.

-It was great, wasn't it?

0:42:200:42:24

That is just unbelievable to stand here.

0:42:240:42:28

'There is really only one way I can celebrate.'

0:42:300:42:32

It's gone down my neck! It's gone down my back!

0:42:400:42:43

Every week on this show,

0:42:480:42:49

we get involved in a host of wild activities.

0:42:490:42:53

And back on the river set, we are

0:42:540:42:56

getting ready to rehearse something very special indeed.

0:42:560:42:59

The activity for this week is flow riding on a freestanding wave.

0:43:010:43:06

Jets of water get propelled up this slope,

0:43:060:43:09

but it's not just me that gets to do it this week.

0:43:090:43:11

-I'm going to have a go too! It's so exciting.

-I know.

0:43:110:43:14

I do feel sometimes... I know you might find this hard to believe,

0:43:140:43:16

I do feel guilty that it's always me that gets to do the activities.

0:43:160:43:19

-But you actually surf, don't you?

-I try, I'm not very good.

0:43:190:43:22

But I do really enjoy it

0:43:220:43:24

-so I'm looking forward to getting in the water.

-Yes, we get to flow ride.

0:43:240:43:27

-Is it warm?

-I've got no idea.

0:43:270:43:29

No-one's told us whether it's warm or cold.

0:43:290:43:31

In the actual show, Tim and I will have to try

0:43:340:43:36

and simultaneously flow ride and present on live TV.

0:43:360:43:41

And even though we have never done it before,

0:43:410:43:44

we only get one chance to practise.

0:43:440:43:46

The force of the water is so powerful, I'm just a bit

0:43:490:43:52

nervous that I might go flying up to the top and whack into the back.

0:43:520:43:57

'It's only a rehearsal, but even Tim is struggling.'

0:44:000:44:03

It's awesome.

0:44:080:44:10

The water is coming out of the jets at 35 miles an hour.

0:44:100:44:15

And when you hit the floor, that 35mph water

0:44:150:44:18

goes up, up your lip, up your nose, up your eyes, in your ears.

0:44:180:44:25

It's like getting flushed out by a trillion litres of water. Just...

0:44:250:44:31

'OK, it's time for me to have a go.'

0:44:310:44:34

SHE SQUEALS

0:44:360:44:37

'And while I seem all right at hanging on,

0:44:400:44:43

'I'm not too sure of attempting any tricks.'

0:44:430:44:45

Go on, Naom! Go on, Naom!

0:44:470:44:50

Live TV, it's all going to go wrong!

0:44:590:45:03

'Our allocated rehearsal slot feels too short.

0:45:040:45:08

'And the reality of the live is beginning to loom.'

0:45:080:45:10

That is the last rehearsal we will have

0:45:140:45:16

until we go live tomorrow morning.

0:45:160:45:19

So...

0:45:190:45:21

It doesn't really matter. Whatever you do in rehearsals,

0:45:220:45:25

it's by the by. Because it's all about the live show.

0:45:250:45:29

So from 9am - boom, you're in, and whatever happens

0:45:290:45:31

you've got to go with the flow and roll with it.

0:45:310:45:33

So we'll see what happens.

0:45:330:45:35

Getting out and about...

0:45:350:45:36

'In less than 12 hours' time, we will be going live,

0:45:360:45:40

'and to add to our worries, even the script doesn't seem to be going in.'

0:45:400:45:44

Do you see it? It's hit a freeze-frame at the end.

0:45:480:45:51

So you've got to finish the dialogue, I think,

0:45:510:45:53

just before it freezes.

0:45:530:45:55

Quarter past six, just about finished rehearsals, I think.

0:45:580:46:00

We've been in and out of the water.

0:46:000:46:01

We have been coping with baking hot sun.

0:46:010:46:03

Not normally a problem we have to deal with here in the UK.

0:46:030:46:06

And all three of us can't remember our lines for toffee.

0:46:060:46:09

I don't know why, they just won't go in.

0:46:090:46:11

So fingers crossed we can learn them tonight,

0:46:110:46:13

it's going to be a long night, I think, trying to swot up

0:46:130:46:15

and keep fingers crossed that we can remember in the morning.

0:46:150:46:19

And that all the animals behave.

0:46:190:46:21

'It's the morning of the show

0:46:320:46:33

'and the paddling pool is finally full with water!

0:46:330:46:36

'And after getting up at 4am, the whole team is ready to get going.'

0:46:380:46:43

-Hi, how are you?

-Good. What will be more helpful for you this morning?

0:46:430:46:49

-To feed the questions and stuff?

-Bacon roll!

0:46:490:46:52

Then when you hear in there, "And live in 10, nine..."

0:46:520:46:56

you have this adrenaline spike that goes...

0:46:560:46:59

and you go like this for an hour - "Ding, ding, ding, ding."

0:46:590:47:03

And then at 10 o'clock they go, "Ding, ding, ding..."

0:47:030:47:05

And then they go, "And cut!" Off air. And you go, "Ahhh...!"

0:47:050:47:10

'Before the show, there are the last-minute checks to be made.'

0:47:100:47:13

I'm still learning lines. Right up until they say "live", right there.

0:47:130:47:18

I'm obviously why they get such good viewing figures.

0:47:210:47:24

I'm just nervous doing the show.

0:47:240:47:27

'And everyone has their own way of dealing with pre-live nerves.'

0:47:270:47:31

-Are you going for a poo?

-Yeah, I think so.

0:47:310:47:32

Morning poo for Tim, please.

0:47:320:47:34

-Can you put it on Tim's morning poo tally, please?

-And now I'm excited.

0:47:340:47:39

-The nerves are lowering.

-One minute to go, one minute.

0:47:390:47:42

'With everything in place, we are ready to be counted in.'

0:47:420:47:45

-Let's have it!

-Five, four, three...

0:47:450:47:50

..two, one, zero.

0:47:500:47:53

CROWD CHEERS

0:47:530:47:56

-Hello!

-Hello. I'm Tim Warwood.

0:47:560:47:59

I'm Naomi Wilkinson.

0:48:000:48:01

And we're here to ensure that this Saturday morning, right now,

0:48:010:48:04

-for you, is going to be totally wild!

-Oh, yeah!

0:48:040:48:07

'Our star guest, Sea Lung, is in position at the right time.'

0:48:070:48:13

Well, this is great, we are welcoming back Terry to Wild.

0:48:130:48:15

Thanks for coming back to see us.

0:48:150:48:17

And you've brought an awesome animal along with you this time.

0:48:170:48:19

-Who have you got here?

-This is Sea Lung

0:48:190:48:21

and he's our 13-year-old Asian water monitor.

0:48:210:48:23

Unwritten law of TV is never work with kids or animals.

0:48:230:48:27

This is a children's animal show!

0:48:270:48:29

He's used to people, but in the wild we have to look out for them.

0:48:290:48:32

He's got big strong muscles in his limbs

0:48:320:48:34

and a huge powerful tail there.

0:48:340:48:36

You wouldn't want to get a whack off of that.

0:48:360:48:38

No, you wouldn't. And I'm a little bit nervous.

0:48:380:48:40

He's poking his tongue out at me.

0:48:400:48:41

'And finally, Sea Lung

0:48:410:48:43

'gets to demonstrate his abilities in the water.'

0:48:430:48:46

As their name suggests, they do love the water.

0:48:460:48:48

They love the water, yes. There he goes.

0:48:480:48:52

-OK, let's see him in the water.

-If I jump in with him.

0:48:520:48:55

-You're going in with him? It's over there.

-This way.

0:48:560:48:59

-Hopefully we can see him swim.

-See how he pulls his tail along?

0:48:590:49:02

He's just keeled over, just like a crocodile.

0:49:020:49:05

We've never done this. This is all brand-new. This has never been done.

0:49:050:49:08

'After the animal guest,

0:49:080:49:10

'we move quickly to the Battle of the Beasties.'

0:49:100:49:12

Got a mouth guard for you.

0:49:120:49:14

Knockout!

0:49:140:49:16

Let me tell you something. Diving beetles can eat up to

0:49:160:49:18

20 tadpoles in one hour.

0:49:180:49:19

And let's go for the knockout blow, the first fact -

0:49:190:49:21

they dissolve their prey!

0:49:210:49:25

BELL DINGS

0:49:250:49:26

That is the fighting finished!

0:49:260:49:30

And there's been one contender that smashed the knockout blow,

0:49:300:49:33

and plunging straight into the winners' enclosure

0:49:330:49:37

-is the great diving beetle!

-Oh, yeah!

0:49:370:49:40

Well done, you lot. Well done, you lot.

0:49:400:49:42

Flow rider, flow rider.

0:49:420:49:45

OK, Battle of the Beasties done.

0:49:450:49:48

I can take a breather. Straight over to Flow Rider.

0:49:480:49:50

We are about halfway through the show.

0:49:500:49:52

You can see it's pretty frenetic. Got to go!

0:49:520:49:54

Flow riding. Oh, my goodness! I have never been so excited...

0:49:540:49:58

'It's time to face the wave and there is no going back.'

0:49:580:50:01

Well, listen, I am mad for it. I've got to have a go.

0:50:010:50:04

Radzi, watch this, dude.

0:50:040:50:06

Tim, I am so jealous. Do we think Tim is going to be good, Matt?

0:50:060:50:12

Well, he talks the talk, we'll see what he does.

0:50:120:50:14

-Putting words into actions.

-Yeah, here's a big talker, Warwood is.

0:50:140:50:18

Although he's an excellent snowboarder,

0:50:180:50:20

-so I think he might be good.

-Yeah.

0:50:200:50:23

He's looking good, looking confident now.

0:50:230:50:25

Let's see if he can put those skills together. He's standing. Yes.

0:50:250:50:29

Serious concentration on his face there.

0:50:310:50:33

-Let's see if he can do some tricks.

-Oh, he's nearly going. Yes, Tim!

0:50:360:50:41

Yes, Tim! He's gone!

0:50:410:50:44

Hold on a minute, the excitement in here.

0:50:460:50:48

Just looks too much fun. I want to get involved.

0:50:480:50:50

I've been hearing about knee boarding the whole series,

0:50:500:50:52

-I want to give it a try.

-Go on, Naomi.

0:50:520:50:54

Get involved. Off she goes.

0:50:540:50:56

-I'm very jealous. So, do we think Naomi is going to be good?

-Yeah.

0:50:560:51:00

She has got that ballerina stance going.

0:51:000:51:03

-They are together.

-A little bit of tussling and fighting there.

0:51:040:51:07

So is this really good? Oh, she's on her knees!

0:51:070:51:11

-She's going for the knees.

-She's on her knees. Yes, Naomi.

0:51:110:51:15

She's definitely better than Tim.

0:51:150:51:18

Aw, big wipe-out. She is doing the aeroplane moves.

0:51:190:51:23

-She's coming back up. Cowgirl rodeo.

-Check her out!

0:51:240:51:29

Setting up for her next trick.

0:51:310:51:34

'So despite not having much time to rehearse, somehow we pulled it off.

0:51:340:51:39

'And now we're on the home straight.'

0:51:390:51:41

Glamorous(!)

0:51:430:51:44

Six minutes to get back on and ready to interview

0:51:440:51:48

the man about the crocodile.

0:51:480:51:50

That was so much fun, I loved that. Just brilliant!

0:51:520:51:56

CHEERING AND APPLAUSE

0:51:560:51:57

'And before we know it, it's the end of the show.'

0:51:570:52:01

-ALL:

-Get up, get out and go wild! Whoo!

0:52:010:52:06

-Boom! Boom!

-Yes! Yes! Yes, high tens. Boom, boom, boom!

0:52:060:52:10

Brilliant, brilliant. It's like a piano, a human piano.

0:52:100:52:14

Honestly, it's the quickest hour of my life. Every Saturday morning.

0:52:140:52:17

I never think an hour can go as quick.

0:52:170:52:19

Nine till 10, it's like you blink your eyes and it's finished.

0:52:190:52:22

I know it's our job to be able to talk and describe what we're

0:52:220:52:25

feeling and what you're seeing, but actually, it's indescribable.

0:52:250:52:28

To do an hour of live TV like that is just insane.

0:52:280:52:31

-It was good, wasn't it? Yeah!

-Yeah!

0:52:310:52:34

I'm sure you saw all our adrenaline,

0:52:340:52:36

all stress and all of that, but it is worth it.

0:52:360:52:39

It's just fun, isn't it?

0:52:390:52:40

-It's absolutely amazing.

-To try all these cool things.

0:52:400:52:42

INDISTINCT

0:52:420:52:44

'It's a wrap. Time for everyone to go home.

0:52:460:52:49

'But before we leave, there is just one last thing we need to do.'

0:52:500:52:55

Throughout the series,

0:52:560:52:57

Radzi's been throwing forfeits around left, right and centre.

0:52:570:53:00

-Well, Tim and I have had enough.

-Yes, we have.

0:53:000:53:04

We've had it up to here with jeopardy.

0:53:040:53:06

So our final challenge of the series, we are

0:53:060:53:09

going to have a little race down the...pretty gnarly rapids,

0:53:090:53:12

-I should say, on these luges.

-Yeah!

0:53:120:53:15

-Except, Radzi, you won't be needing yours.

-What!

-No.

-What?!

0:53:150:53:18

-Because we've got a special raft for you.

-What is that? What is that?

0:53:180:53:23

-That is a crocodile fitted with a camera to record your fear.

-No!

0:53:230:53:28

-How do I hold this?

-We don't know.

0:53:280:53:30

-But let's get into starting positions.

-Good luck.

-Ready?

-Oh!

0:53:300:53:35

I don't want to do this!

0:53:350:53:37

-Three, two,...

-You cheat!

-You cheat!

0:53:380:53:42

RADZI LAUGHS

0:53:430:53:44

'Oh, dear. I'm not sure cheating is going to help you win.'

0:53:460:53:50

I've already taken the lead.

0:53:500:53:51

My crocodile doesn't float!

0:53:580:54:01

'No, but it will help you go backwards.'

0:54:010:54:03

NAOMI SCREAMS

0:54:060:54:08

'As I take the lead, I'm not sure how to stop!'

0:54:080:54:12

My crocodile doesn't float!

0:54:120:54:16

Can't let her win.

0:54:200:54:23

-I'm not going anywhere!

-I can't...

0:54:230:54:28

I can't let her beat me. I can't let her beat me.

0:54:280:54:32

Yes, Warwood wins! Woo!

0:54:320:54:37

Goodbye, Naomi. Goodbye, Naomi.

0:54:370:54:40

-'And poor old Radzi finally makes it.'

-Oh, no, deep breath.

0:54:420:54:46

-Ah!

-Well, we lost Naomi. She went to the Amazon, I think. She's gone.

0:54:550:55:00

Radzi nearly died. But Warwood is victorious!

0:55:020:55:06

-This crocodile is useless.

-There she is, she's alive.

-She is alive!

0:55:060:55:11

But the best thing is, Radzi didn't win!

0:55:110:55:14

I couldn't stop! I didn't know how to stop.

0:55:140:55:18

I just went into the distance. I'm sure I won, though.

0:55:180:55:22

You didn't win, I won. You won the fastest over the rapids.

0:55:220:55:26

But if you thought that was good, it is nothing compared to

0:55:260:55:30

all the best bits from the series.

0:55:300:55:33

Oh, what's inside there?

0:55:330:55:34

You all right there, Tim?

0:55:390:55:40

# And we danced all night... #

0:55:400:55:43

It's lots of fun. We get to mess around a bit.

0:55:460:55:48

"Can you skateboard?" "Yeah, I can skate."

0:55:510:55:53

"Can you dress up as a girl as you do it?"

0:55:540:55:56

-Three, two, one! Jump.

-Go!

0:55:560:55:59

Yeah!

0:55:590:56:01

-Hello and welcome to Wild. I'm Naomi Wilkinson.

-So am I. Sorry.

0:56:050:56:09

Start again, didn't know you'd do that. Believe it or not...

0:56:090:56:12

hard work goes into making the show come live to your TVs.

0:56:120:56:15

And does that make sense? My glasses are steaming up for some reason.

0:56:150:56:19

HE LAUGHS

0:56:190:56:20

-I'm taking them off.

-Glad we're not live.

0:56:200:56:23

What cheese do you use to entice a bear out of a tree?

0:56:230:56:26

-What cheese do you use?

-"Cam on bear". "Cam on..."

0:56:260:56:28

He does a good impression of Darcey Bussell.

0:56:300:56:32

Oh...

0:56:340:56:36

What did the cheese say when he looked in the mirror?

0:56:360:56:38

"Hallo me".

0:56:380:56:40

Good. Great work.

0:56:400:56:43

THEY CHEER

0:56:430:56:47

This is wild, isn't it?

0:56:530:56:54

We are turning, we're turning. Oh!

0:56:560:56:58

-It's fun, get out there and get involved.

-Oh, my...

0:56:580:57:01

Turning this...into this, into this.

0:57:030:57:08

CHEERING

0:57:080:57:11

We are very excited. And what did we think here?

0:57:110:57:14

-Well, it is quite astonishing.

-In a word, it was awesome.

0:57:140:57:18

-ALL:

-We went wild!

0:57:180:57:20

Woo!

0:57:200:57:22

Probably one of the most amazing things I've ever done.

0:57:310:57:34

Do not forget... Get up, get out and go wild!

0:57:400:57:45

-I'm ready for that cup of tea.

-Er...

0:57:470:57:50

Oh, you haven't forgotten the tea?

0:57:500:57:53

-Sorry, it's down there.

-Seriously?

0:57:530:57:55

Welcome to a brand new live and unpredictable show that challenges you to get out and go WILD!

In this WILD series finale - Naomi, Tim and Radzi give a behind-the-scenes exclusive, lifting the lid on all the WILD secrets while they are backstage at the Cardiff International White Water. Jam-packed with animal encounters from the cute and cuddly, to the stomach-churning stuff of nightmares, Tim and Naomi share some of their own fantastic adventures and their favourite moments from across the series! Also, Radzi is given a taste of his own medicine, as Naomi and Tim dish out a final series challenge to get their own back on his weekly forfeits.


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