Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire contestants wanted for new series of The Island with Bear Grylls

Producers of popular Channel 4 TV show The Island with Bear Grylls are looking for Lincolnshire adventurers to apply for the next series.

Successful applicants will be stripped of all civilisation and left on an island while sharing their story of survival.

Applicants must be over the age of 18, and be able to showcase at least one particular survival skill.

They do not need any survival background.

The TV company covers the loss of earnings for appearing in the show.

People from a variety of backgrounds are encouraged to apply with the deadline ending on August 7.

There have so far been four standard series of the TV show which began in 2014 and a celebrity version.

To apply visit the The Island with Bear Grylls website.