A POPULAR TV and radio ornithologist is giving a presentation at the next meeting of Craven's RSPB group.

Mark Pearson will speak on Champions of the Flyway-the World's Greatest Bird Race.

The meeting takes place at Skipton Baptist Church Hall on Wednesday, October 11, at 7.30pm.

Admission is £4, including refreshments.

Mr Pearson has co-presented features on the BBC's Springwatch and Autumnwatch programmes and a number of other TV series, as well as on radio.

And he has worked on projects for organisations including Birdlife International.