"the silver waters of the Windrush"

The Windrush is a river running through the Cotswolds in England. It rises in the county of Gloucestershire and flows for approximately 64km through many villages, including Bourton-on-the-water.

The Windrush
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeThe Windrush - Credit: Phillip Halling

The Windrush is home to various fish, such as trout, grayling, perch, chub and roach. The river is prone to floods, and villages and towns along its entire length have suffered from its overflowing waters at various times.