Fishing in the Footsteps of Mr. Crabtree – The most iconic angling book ever and best selling sporting book of all time is being brought to life on TV. ‘Mr. Crabtree Goes Fishing’ the comic strip story of a father who takes his son Peter on a series of angling adventures over the course of a year, sold 4 million copies and for many is still the touchstone against which every angling book will always be judged.
In this series, presenter John Bailey folows in the footsteps of his angling hero as he takes a different young guest ‘Peter’ fishing each week. Bailey is a lifelong angler, an original ‘Crabtree Kid’, and one of today’s most internationally renowned fishermen and guides, with a publishing and presenting career that spans four decades.
Channel: Discovery Quest
Producer: Toast Entertainment Group
TX: 24th January 2013
Source: Toast Entertainment Group press release