Dream Island

20161 season

The inspiring story of the Skokholm Island's restoration against the back drop of a full season in the company of the island's rare and magnificent wildlife.

Episodes


  • Dream Island 1-1

    A last minute offer from an unexpected quarter saves the island from being abandoned. The challenge of restoration begins in earnest as...

  • Dream Island 1-1

    A last minute offer from an…

  • Dream Island 1-2

    Warden Jerry Gilham and his team open up the island for the new season just in time for the puffins’ and sea birds’ return.

  • Dream Island 1-2

    Warden Jerry Gilham and his team…

  • Dream Island 1-3

    Meet the mysterious bird of the night, the enigmatic Manx Shearwater. This extraordinary, largely nocturnal bird, has inspired legends,...

  • Dream Island 1-3

    Meet the mysterious bird of the…

  • Dream Island 1-4

    It is easy to dismiss the island’s many gulls as ‘just seagulls’. But a closer look at the life cycle of these brash birds reveal...

  • Dream Island 1-4

    It is easy to dismiss the…

  • Dream Island 1-5

    Gerry’s team take an evening trip out to a neighbouring island to view one of the largest gannet colonies in Britain, whilst back on ...

  • Dream Island 1-5

    Gerry’s team take an evening trip…

  • Dream Island 1-6

    The island’s security as a wildlife sanctuary looks threatened when it is announced that the lighthouse is about to be put on the ope...

  • Dream Island 1-6

    The island’s security as a wildlife…