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Episodes

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Episode 1

River Ouse - Source

Matt samples the free fishing within Buckinghamshire before coming face-to-face with Ouse invaders and angling legend Peter Stone.

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Episode 2

River Ouse - Upper

Matt Hayes meets Milton Keynes angler Trevor Johnston on the Ouse, where he is inspired by Amazing Grace, before stopping to wet a line for chub.

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Episode 3

River Ouse - Mid

Matt Hayes continues down the Ouse, where he talks pole fishing and pike with Ken Walker and tries his hand in a weir pool in St Ives.

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Episode 4

River Ouse - Lower

Matt wets his line again in the Fens, before getting back on his bike to Ely and landing zander caught on a lure.

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Episode 5

River Ouse - Sea

Matt Hayes completes his journey down the great Ouse where he discovers the best place for bream, and discusses the subtleties of maggots.

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Episode 6

Severn - Source

Matt's first stop is Llyn Clywedog, where he gets tips on tying flies from Welsh international Gwillian Hughes and goes in search of Severn grayling.

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Episode 7

Severn - Upper

Matt finds an early Victorian salmon ladder and weir pool - irresistible for a splash 'n' dash - and hits Abermule's hotspot before talking old tackle.

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Episode 8

Severn - Mid

Matt reaches barbel country, where the size of the fish tests his tackle to the limit, then heads off to Iron Bridge to build a coracle.

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Episode 9

Severn - Lower

Matt heads to Hampton Loade for a variety of quality fish, then on to Bevere Lock, where he meets local angler Mike Burdon from the Barbel Society.

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Episode 10

Severn - Sea

Matt Hayes completes his 221-mile journey down the River Severn, luring mighty pike at Stanchard weir and Tewkesbury and meeting mad local surfers.

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Episode 11

Shannon - Source

Matt Hayes starts his epic journey down the Shannon, where he fishes for pike with a ghillie before riding downriver for some rod-bending action.

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Episode 12

Shannon - Upper

Matt and Michael Fitzpatrick have an exciting time at Tarmonbarry weir before Matt's skills are tested by American-style stand-up lure pike fishing.

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Episode 13

Shannon - Mid

Matt's at a local pike competition at Athlone before a surprise catch whets his appetite at the Meadows stretch and he bags up Irish Dustbin Lids.

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Episode 14

Shannon - Lower

Matt out for bream on Lough Derg with ghillie king David Harris before slamming some exceptional pike and meeting Dan the Zebra and Del the Hermit!

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Episode 15

Shannon - Sea

This final episode finds Matt at a River Shannon dam, where he is shown a 15lb salmon. He then moves to the estuary and discovers a perfect catch.