If you miss watching a feel good series, then Our Zoo is a good choice. If you miss watching adorable animals and subtle human drama, then it is the perfect choice.
The six-part miniseries debuted last night on BBC One and the critics are rather impressed by the production stating it is ” a heart-warming period drama” (The Independent). The first episode is available for viewing on:
It is set in 1930 and it’s based on a true story, that of George Mottershead, a valiant man who loves animals and decides to set up a zoo. Without going into a lot of SPOILERS, the story is of the zoo that became Chester zoo.