TELEVISION presenter David Bellamy is meeting wildlife enthusiasts during a weekend of special activities.

The botanist and naturalist, known for shows such as Bellamy’s Britain and Botanic Man, is in Brightlingsea this Saturday and Sunday.

Visitors can explore the Brightlingsea coast in the company of David and his team of experts.

The event starts at 10am on both days at the Millennium Gardens, in Promenade Way.

Roger Tabor, Brightlingsea’s cinque port deputy, who is also a well-known author and chairman of the British Naturalists’ Association, will welcome visitors.

Activities will include birding boat trips from Brightlingsea Harbour, crabbing and wildlife spotting.

Admission is £4.50 by buying a Bellamy at Brightlingsea programme from Spirals or Brian House newsagents, or from the meet area in Promenade Gardens.

Children with an adult go free. Profits will go to charity.