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Springwatch Vs David Bowie

By Ben Hewitt

Posted on 26 Jun 12


Is there a finer chap to be found on our TV screens than nature bod Chris Packham? On the latest series of the BBC’s Springwatch, he’s been shoehorning in as many references to David Bowie as possible, cramming in Thin White Duke-related puns with enviable aplomb. And it’s not the first time he’s intertwined his love for rock’n’roll with the birds and the bees: on previous series of the show, he’s plumped for continuous references to The Smiths and Manic Street Preachers, too.

Mr Packham: we doff our caps to you, sir. Watch the clips below, and see how many of his references you can spot...


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