Gone Fishing With Mortimer & Whitehouse

Season 1

Season 1, Episode 4 - Roach

4.0 5 x
Paul and Bob fish the river Wensum for roach. Struggling up riverbanks, they realise how age is starting to take its toll, but Bob has a plan to help Paul recapture his youth.

Season 1, Episode 3 - Rainbow Trout

3.0 3 x
In the Monsal Valley, in Derbyshire, Paul teaches Bob how to fly fish for wild rainbow trout. While fishing, they discuss their careers and their comedy contemporaries.

Season 1, Episode 2 - Barbel

4.0 2 x
Paul and Bob fish for the mighty barbel in Hay-on-Wye. Passing a graveyard, they muse about the future and chat to a local vicar about death, and their own funerals. To lighten the mood back in their wooden fishing cabin, Bob promises Paul a very special treat if they are successful in their angling efforts.

Season 1, Episode 1 - Tench

4.0 4 x
While in Norfolk fishing for tench, Bob tries to impress Paul with his childhood fishing rod - and fails. They share nostalgia for their younger years and reveal how they recently came face to face with their own mortality. After a brief respite in a local brewery, they reluctantly camp down in yurts before fishing again t...