« Previous | Main | Next »

Mosquitoes: Bug Week's final episode

Host_Ryan - One Show team | 18:12 UK time, Friday, 21 November 2008

Can't see the film? Click here to watch.

It's the final film of Bug Week. George McGavin has already looked at leeches, ticks, head lice and wasps.


Tonight he finds out more about mosquitoes.


The mosquito is responsible for causing millions of deaths worldwide. In the UK, they may not spread disease yet, but it's a distinct possibility in the future. And with our recent wet summer people are noticing more and more of them about.


So what can you do to avoid being bitten? How do you repel the mozzies?

In order to see this content you need to have both Javascript enabled and Flash installed. Visit BBC Webwisefor full instructions

Comments

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.