Fisherman spots otter near Stratford sub Castle

15 Sep 2017
By Rosemary Winson

" I was beyond excited! Whilst fishing on the Avon at Parsonage Farm I spotted an Otter happily playing in the river. I was so pleased to get a shot of him. " (image right)

And so were we!  Thank you to fisherman Alan Price for capturing the occasion and to the Salisbury Journal for allowing us to share this news with you.

We would like to feature a clearer image. If you spot the otter and manage to take a good shot of it, please send a copy of your photo to


Our Walks section includes a river walk: click here to view it.