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Up your street: 10 favourite urban rivers in FF&FT

At last summer’s Game Fair, Fly Fishing & Fly Tying editor Mark Bowler asked me if I’d like to put together a feature nominating my favourite urban rivers, to coincide with the publication of Trout in Dirty Places.

So here’s my top 10*… available by subscription or from all good news stands, in the current issue of FF&FT.  (And just to whet your appetite, here’s an all-action extract from that feature, over on my urban river restoration blog at

* Ballinderry, Don, Irwell, Kelvin, Lowman, Lugg and Kenwater, Taff, Wandle and Wensum