Bear Grylls Survival School: students 2017

Meet Rubie and Jamie

Credit: ©Rob Sixsmith/ITV 2016

Rubie has never been camping before and admits she's likely to find Survival School difficult but is confident that she's up to the task.
When it comes to food she confesses she is a very picky eater, but she hopes the Survival School experience will help her take a more relaxed approach to food.

Credit: ©Rob Sixsmith/ITV 2016

Jamie took up boxing before secondary school to "stick up for myself" He believes his boxing club has pushed him for the better; "If I had a barrier of where I would stop, they'd push me over that."
He has a fear of heights which affects his normal life and says "i'd love to go on Survival School to try to break my fear and get over it"

SANTA'S CITV GIVEAWAY: Present Delivery!

We hope you’ve enjoyed our Santa’s CITV Giveaway competition and maybe you’re even one of our lucky winners!

While you’ve been watching for clues we’ve been busily wrapping up a set of all the prizes to share amongst the amazing kids and families at children’s charity, Francis House in Manchester.

Santa was recently on hand to make an early stop to deliver the mountain of presents.

Santa visits Francis House

Here he is meeting Revd David Ireland, CEO of Francis House, who along with his incredible team provide professional care, support and friendship for the children diagnosed as having a life threatening or life limiting condition.

Bear Grylls Survival School: series Two

A brand new series of Bear Grylls Survival School is heading to CITV in early January.
Ten young Survival School students are called on to abandon their technology and follow survival expert Bear Grylls on an epic adventure full to bursting with crucial survival lessons, the grossest of eats, speeding helicopters, huge snakes, poisonous spiders – and some of the most eye-watering stunts ever attempted by kids.

Check back here for more updates on this years students, find out their goals and fears as they embark on an epic journey of discovery.