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The River

Biography / MemoirOut of Print

By: Philippa Forrester

245 pages, 20 line illus


Paperback | Dec 2005 | #153415 | ISBN: 0752864181
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Hardback | Dec 2004 | #144503 | ISBN: 0752856855
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About this book

Engaging story of how TV presenter Forrester and her wildlife cameraman husband moved house from London to the Worcestershire countryside and the river at the bottom of their garden. They soon discovered that the river was teeming with wildlife that included otters, kingfishers and water fowl. This personal account follows their attempts to get commission for and make a film about the otters.

A charming story, featuring a cast of memorable characters and hilarious anecdotes to be enjoyed by fans of the countryside. LIVERPOOL ECHO, 31 July

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Philippa Forrester is a highly regarded TV presenter who, among other things, has presented Tomorrow's World, Robot Wars and Barking Mad, as well as televised events such as Crufts and the Queen's Golden Jubilee. Her husband, Charlie Hamilton Jones, is a respected wildlife cameraman.

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