Rivers with Jeremy Paxman In this four-part series, journalist Jeremy Paxman, a devoted fisherman, travels along great British rivers, meeting the people who make them what they are, unearthing their history and traditions, and exploring their wildlife. Select a Season 1 Ep. 4 - River Thames Jul 30, 2018 – 45:47 Jeremy Paxman meets the people who manage the Thames's floods, maintain its bridges, control its locks, and deal with its sewage. Ep. 3 - River Mersey Jul 23, 2018 – 44:59 Jeremy Paxman explores the Mersey's role in creating modern industry, and discovers how it has recovered from pollution.