Motorhome Forums, Motorhome Discussion, Motorhome Chat - View Single Post - Norfolk TV and fishing legend John Wilson dies in Thailand

View Single Post
post #4 of (permalink) Old 13-11-2018, 20:01
Drew
Senior Member
 
Drew's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Bridport, Dorset
Posts: 4,311
Thanks: 159
Thanked 209 Times in 196 Posts
Going back to the nineties, I and two others used to fish for him on a charter boat in Essex. He would sit in the cabin while the three of us fished for Smoothhounds. When "Fish On" was called out he would come and take over. We would then disappear into the cabin while he brought the fish on board in front of the cameras.

We obviously had a days free fishing and if we were lucky, an invitation to join him on a future "Shoot".

"Thanks lads, see you on the next trip." A miserable tight fisted old B****r.

Loch Sloy
This I'll Defend


I would prefer to say that I am British rather than European.
Drew is offline  
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome