David Attenborough has interested and inspired millions, he has increasingly encouraged care for the environment and conservation. He has made groundbreaking programmes to innovate and enlighten the younger generation. The students of Great Baddow High School chose the name Attenborough to represent their house as they feel he is an influential figure who positively impacts on our lives and the ever-changing world around us. Students of Attenborough House are proud to wear their House badge and be part of a responsible and caring community.
Sir David Attenborough
Broadcaster, producer, screen writer, presenter.
He rose to be Director of BBC 2 and Head of Programming at the BBC, but gave this up to go back to making programmes.
His nature documentaries have repeatedly set new standards in wildlife broadcasting and have covered every aspect of life on earth.
He has interested and inspired millions and has increasingly encouraged care for the environment and conservation. He has continued making ground breaking and innovative programmes long past retirement age.