Credit: BBC

Wildlife lovers, your favourite programme, Springwatch, is in the North East this week!

Springwatch presenter, Megan McCubbin was on Gateshead and Newcastle’s Quayside this evening, admiring the kittiwakes, situated on the Baltic.

Credit: BBC

McCubbin, who is also the step-daughter of fellow presenter and naturalist Chris Packham, got down to eye level with the stunning sights of the kittiwakes, with one of them even laying an egg!

Credit: BBC. Kittiwake on the Quayside.

If you missed this evenings episode, you can watch it now on BBC iPlayer.

On tomorrow nights show, Megan continues her travels round the North East, visiting some special hedgehogs at a local allotment.

Springwatch continues weeknights this week at 8pm on BBC Two.

Credit: BBC – Chris Packham, Michaela Strachan, Iolo Williams

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