5 years ago

Bernard Cribbins launches an anglers' wheelyboat

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A boat that enables disabled anglers to use Farmoor Reservoir in Oxfordshire has been launched by actor Bernard Cribbins. The £12,000 Wheelyboat will give access to wheelchair users wishing to go fishing on the reservoir's waters. Mr Cribbins, patron of the Wheelyboat Trust, said: "It is of huge importance to give disabled anglers the same opportunities as able-bodied anglers." Farmoor joins the Blenheim Estate as a Wheelyboat location in Oxfordshire.

This item first appeared in Fieldsports Britain, episode 91 http://www.youtube.com/show/fieldsportsbritain

For the Wheelyboat Trust, go to http://www.wheelyboats.org

For more on this story, visit http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-oxfordshire-14589228

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