River fishing season opens

  • 02/10/2017

Fishing season has begun. 

Many of the rivers and streams that have been closed over winter are now open again.

But how does the state of our rivers affect this much-loved nationwide pastime?

Bill Benfield is the Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations Co-Chairman and has carried out a fair bit of research into the state of our rivers… as well as being a keen fisherman.  

He spoke to Duncan Garner. 

Watch the video.