Chris Witts has been giving talks to various societies for many years, covering many aspects of the River Severn. He also can be seen regularly on television, having appeared on GMTV, BBC Television News and is featured in the BBC Schools film about the River Severn. He has recently completed filming about the River Severn for BBC Country Tracks.
He is a regular on BBC TV and radio and has been interviewed by Pam Ayres on BBC Radio 2 and in the past with both David Bellamy and Mark Horton.
As a member of the audience said to him after listening to one of his talks, "I felt as though I was with you, in my overalls, getting my hands dirty”.
All talks are illustrated with the latest digital equipment, including a short film or two, and last for about 1 hour. A basic fee of £40 is charged, plus travelling expenses based on fuel cost as indicated for the return journey shown on Google Maps.