A item showing people fishing off Southend Pier - sadly no-one has much luck - only three fish are caught!
Intertitle: "SEA ANGLING FESTIVAL SEASON opens - but the fish must have heard of it for 481 people only managed to land a few lbs. of fish in 3 days!"
M/S of men and women fishing off Southend pier. C/U of a woman reeling in her rod - no fish! - she casts it out to try again. C/U of a man reeling in a flat fish - a plaice?