Gorillas, Ducks, Bears, Tortoises, Gibbons and Orangutans. The Gerald Durrell Centre.

I don’t like zoos.

I do like Gerald Durrell. One of my heroes,

Gerald Durrell set up a ‘zoo’ in Jersey. He designed it and tried to make it as natural as possible so that the wildlife, instead of being imprisoned, was free.

Of course, he failed. But it is fifty times better than any zoo I’ve seen and the animals looked well-cared for and happy.

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