Chronic chemical dangers to fishing rivers

8 Jan

HUGE numbers of British rivers are heavily polluted with dangerous agricultural chemicals, a new study has found.

AM4805 Fishing River Waveney at Geldeston Norfolk Suffolk border

The first analysis of the new monitoring data has revealed that British freshwaters are heavily contaminated with neonicotinoids and there …Continue reading »

David Seaman nets two river PBs

1 Jan

FORMER Arsenal and England football legend David Seaman set two new personal bests in a fantastic river day that saw him land a 1 lb 1 oz dace and 2 lb 1 oz roach in a great mixed haul.

Berkshire-based David Seaman was out on Hampshire’s River Test with Clearwater Angling Solutions boss Ollie Johnson. Ace all-rounder Ollie explained: …Continue reading »

Jeremy Wade explains ITV River Monsters finale

1 Jan

JEREMY WADE has been explaining all about the ninth and final series of ITV’s River Monsters – set to return to our screens early this new year.

From Icon Films

RIVER MONSTERS
Ep1 Volcanic Island Terror
Friday 5th January 2017 on ITV

Pictured Jeremy Wade standing in the Via river holding a Black Bass, on the Island of New Britain, Papua New Guinea

On a volcanic island in the Pacific Ring of Fire, an ancient fishing community is being terrorized by something in the water thatÕs left behind a trail of bloodied victims. With a collective knowledge built up over centuries, these fishermen thought they knew everything in these waters, until now. The only clue they have to the attackerÕs identity are the large puncture wounds itÕs left behind. Now angling detective Jeremy Wade journeys to this land of fire and folklore to put himself to the ultimate test; can he uncover the identity of this mysterious fanged assailant?

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The internationally popular programme again takes Jeremy Wade to various exotic locations around the globe including, for the first time, …Continue reading »