A Midlands woman has swapped her life in Birmingham for the rainforests of Africa.
Rachel Hogan moved to Cameroon 12 years ago to help save orphaned chimpanzees and gorillas, whose parents were killed for bushmeat.
As the illegal trade continues, scientists warn the great apes of Africa are now on the brink of extinction.
ITV News Central reporter, Victoria Davies, travelled to Cameroon to find out more.
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After a very cold start, it should be a dry and fine day with sunny spells.
Brighter with some sunny spells. Mostly dry.
The "Beast from the East 2" blew into the region overnight, with some places seeing several centimetres of the white stuff.