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Ellie goes swimming with seals.

Duration: 01:20

While visiting the Farne Islands, Ellie gets a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to swim with some grey seals. Underwater cameraman, Ben Burville, has been following the seals here and filming his interaction with them for years. Now he gives Ellie the opportunity to do the same, with some memorable results!

You can see more of Ellie's underwater adventure on this week's Countryfile, 6:25pm, BBC One on Sunday 30th October or on the BBC iPlayer.

Available since: Fri 28 Oct 2011


Series Producer
Teresa Bogan
Ellie Harrison
Adam Henson
Tom Heap
Katie Knapman

This clip is from

Countryfile 30/10/2011

Adam Henson and Ellie Harrison discover the rugged beauty of Northumberland.

First broadcast: 30 Oct 2011

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