Philippa Forrester has a degree in Environmental Science from Birkbeck College, University of London, and is the proud mum of three inquisitive boys: Gus (3), Arthur (6) and Fred (9). She is also known for her wealth of experience on live television, including Tomorrow's World, presenting alongside Peter Snow for seven years. In addition she presented many documentaries for the BBC's Natural History Unit and runs a production company 'Halcyon Media' with her husband Charlie Hamilton-James.
Accompanying the major four-part BBC1 TV series to be screened in Spring 2010, this is the story of one family's year living by a West Country river. Written by award-winning wildlife writer Philippa Forrester and her children.