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News article created on 26 June 2017

Angling match results for week ending 1 July 2017

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

If you would like your results included here, please contact Steve Cope on 01922 640247 or steve.cope@hotmail.com


Angling Trust Division 1 National Practise Match, Shropshire Union Canal, E&F Sections, New Brighton Bridge to Cheswardine Bridge, Goldstone & Soudley, Shrops. Sat. S. Broome (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 22-6-0; T. Barlow (Maver NW) 18-10-0; J. Waples (Sensas Strike) 11-12-0; D. Shaw (Maver NW) 8-13-8; P. Turner (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 8-3-10; R. Francis (Sensas Strike) 6-14-4.

Bridgtown Social AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Mucky Lane Section, Wheaton Aston, Staffs. Sun. C. Tillet (Bridgtown Social AC) 7-13-0; P. Eldershaw (Bridgtown Social AC) 5-4-9; J. Edmonds (Bridgtown Social AC) 4-6-2.

Crewe Match Anglers Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Davenport Arms Section, Ches. Sun. C. Morris (Team Les ‘O’) 16-6-0; M. German (Team Les ‘O’) 9-11-0; D. Parry (Browning Lifestyle) 7-10-0.

Dams & Lock Teams of Four Summer League, Round 1, Birmingham & Fazeley Canal, Minworth/Erdington, B’ham. Sun. B. Leatherbarrow (Browning Lifestyle) 7-9-12; S. Nickless (Sensas Black Country Gold) 6-5-4; C. Shepherd (Sensas Strike) 5-8-4; D. Massey (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 4-14-12; J. South (Sensas Dams & Lock Red) 4-12-5; J. Cunningham (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 4-12-4. Teams: Sensas Dams & Lock Red 16 (weight count back 15-7-11); Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech 16 (15-7-8); Sensas Black Country Gold 19; Sensas Black Country Black 24; Browning Lifestyle 25; Wolverhampton AA VDE 28.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Slade Heath Boats Section, Slade Heath, Coven, Staffs. Thurs PM. B. Jones (Goodyear AC) 6-14-0; M. Bethell (Goodyear AC) 5-4-4; M. Wood (Goodyear AC) 2-13-0.

Kingfisher AC, Grand Union Canal, Mill Road Section, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun. J. White 7-10-0; S. Chilton 7-7-0; C. Chart 6-3-0.

Linford AC, Grand Union Canal, Wharf Section, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun. N. Barker 10-4-0; M. Hefferon 4-2-0; R. Hefferon 2-2-0.

Long Eaton Federation Summer League, Round 3, Erewash Canal, Long Eaton, Notts. Sun. I. Sharratt (Leicester Sensas) 16-8-0; J. Johnson (Notts. AA) 9-13-0; P. Ashley (Matlock AC) 8-2-0; R. Scales (Notts. AA) 5-9-0; S. Woodcliffe (Nathan’s) 5-4-0; W. Sully (Long Eaton Fed.) 5-0-0. (no league placings supplied).

Sensas Southern Canal League, Round 2, Grand Union Canal, Leighton Buzzard, Beds. Sun. B. Jones (Browning Hot Rods) 31-0-0; S. Willsmore (Sensas Oakwood Green) 23-0-0; S. Joy (Matrix Image) 22-0-0. Teams: Matrix Image 57; (Joint 2nd) Browning Hot Rods 54; Sensas Oakwood Green 54; Preston Innovations Black Horse 43; Sensas A4 41; Maver Milton Keynes 40. League: Matrix Image 110; Sensas Oakwood Green 98; Preston Innovations Black Horse 95.

Sensas Strike Open, Stourbridge Canal, Sensas Strike Waters, Chip Shop Section, Brierley Hill, W. Mids. Sat. R. Knowles (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 2-13-3; G. Clarke (Sensas Strike) 2-5-1; S. Robson (ZLT Angling Products) 1-14-3.

Sportsman AC Open, Walsall Canal, Metro Bridge Section, Wednesbury, W. Mids. Sat. M. Galliers (Sportsman AC) 5-15-8; J. Botwood (Sportsman AC) 5-3-8; D. Arnold (Sportsman AC) 4-14-8.

Ted Carter Lancaster Canal Match Series, Match 5, Lancaster Canal, Moss Lane, Marina Section, Garstang, Lancs. Tues 20th June. C. Gorrell 11-9-0; D. Benson 6-12-0; M. Wilson 6-4-0; L. Backshall 6-3-0; B. Thomas 6-1-0; C. Birchall 5-15-0. Tues 27th June., Match 6, Lancaster Canal, Stubbins Lane, Catterall, Lancs. S. Wilson 4-2-0; L. Backshall 3-9-0; (Joint 3rd) M. Wilson 3-3-0; A. Marsden 3-3-0; B. Thomas 3-0-0; C. Whalley 2-15-0.

Thornhill AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, W. Yorks. Sat. R. Jackson (Maver NW) 11-6-0; J. Needham (Pudsey Angling) 8-14-0; A. Turner (Maver NW) 6-4-0; G. Makin (Thornhill AC) 5-1-0; K. Marshall (Tri-Cast Calder) 3-5-0; M. Hellewell (Matrix Halifax) 2-14-0.

Wolverhampton Over 60’s Club Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Coven, Staffs. Wed. R. Jarvis (Telford) 4-5-0; D. Morgan (Bridgtown Social AC) 4-3-8; M. Wood (Four Ashes AC) 4-1-8.

Woodside AA Open, Dudley No.1 Canal, Link 51 Section, Merry Hill, Dudley, W. Mids. Sun. G. Morris (Preston Innovations Black Horse) 13-11-9; S. Robson (ZLT Angling Products) 10-9-3; C. Furnival (Darlaston) 8-0-0.

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River Lea AC Club Championship, Round 3, River Lee Navigation, Picketts Lock, London. Sat. S. Brachkov 8-4-0; M. Ostrowski 6-6-0; T. Bayford 6-1-0; D. Camfield 5-0-0.


Branston Golf Course Open, River Trent, Branston, Staffs. Wed. S. Tivey 9-2-0; A. Taft 8-8-0; L. Bennett 7-9-0.

Bridgnorth AS National Squad Open, River Severn, Linley Bank Section, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. M. Davies (Barford AA) 54-0-0; S. Colwell (Chichester) 41-12-0; (Joint 3rd) S. Hill (Manchester) 27-4-0; P. Cartwright (Wolverhampton) 27-4-0; A. Laney (D&A Tackle, Barnet) 26-8-0; D. Fuller (Billinghurst, Sussex) 24-8-0; B. Cooper (Whitchurch) 23-5-0.

Halesowen RBL, River Severn, Ripple, Tewkesbury, Gloucs. Sun. P. Evans (Halesowen RBL) 3-15-0; J. Babbington (Halesowen RBL) 3-3-0; P. Skidmore (Halesowen RBL) 2-15-0.

Leeds Summer League, River Ouse, Nun Monkton, N. Yorks. Sun. J. Smiles (Darlington) 13-6-0; R. Gaunt (Leeds) 7-15-0; P. Bennet (Bradford) 7-8-0; D. Gill (Barlby) 6-14-0.

Newport AC Open, River Great Ouse, Sherington Bridge, Lathbury, nr. Newport Pagnell, Bucks. Sun. N. Porter 17-6-0 (inc. 12lb 14oz barbel); S. Drakulic 12-0-0; S. Davis 11-13-0.

Nottingham Federation Midweek Open, River Trent, Radcliffe Viaducts, Notts. Tues. W. Truman (Drennan Leicester) 9-13-0; D. Clayton (Drennan Leicester) 7-6-0; N. Pitfield (Drennan Leicester) 6-0-0; S. Heaton (Matchman Supplies) 5-13-0.

Olney & Clifton FA, River Great Ouse, Olney, Bucks. Sat. P. Hawley 3-12-0; D. Walsh 1-12-0; D. Partridge 1-10-0.

Rotherham UAF Open, River Don, Sprotborough, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Sun. A. Spencer (Worksop) 14-0-0; D. Frost (Scunthorpe) 13-11-0; (Joint 3rd) A. Yates (Clay Lane) 8-12-0; P. Rees (Rotherham Raiders) 8-12-0.

The Pete Williams Memorial Match, Kidderminster & District AA Waters, River Severn, Bewdley, Worcs. Sat. C. Dixon (Hallow AC) 28-13-0; D. George (Bridgnorth AS) 21-6-0; S. Pierpoint (Sensas Smithy’s) 20-14-0; G. Brierley (Willow Creek) 17-13-0; P. Amos (Hallow AC) 17-1-0; S. Rowen (KDAA) 14-7-0; I. Hingley (Sensas Strike) 13-14-0.

Wellingborough AC, River Nene, Wellingborough, Northants. Sun. D. Tyrrel 19-10-0; L. Wallace 16-9-0; S. Betties 13-14-0.

Willowbrook Open, River Nene, Islip, Northants. Sun. G. Clipston 12-8-0; (Joint 2nd) I. Stokes 7-12-0; J. Roberts 7-12-0.

York & District AA Open, River Ouse, Poppleton, N. Yorks. Sun. M. Doyle (Leeds) 82-11-0; S. Wilson (Harrogate) 25-15-0; J. Tsorosky (Barlby) 21-1-0; D. Hare (Harrogate) 15-10-0.


Blackfords Progressive Open, Kingswood Lake, Cannock, Staffs. J. Burns (Blackfords) 12-15-0; C. Brown (JCB) 12-7-0; N. Bailey (S-O-T AS) 11-12-0; I. Davies (Blackfords) 11-5-0.

Calvert AC, Claydon Lake, nr. Winslow, Bucks. Sun. J. Weatherall 6-1-0; B. Harvey 5-2-0; B. Witteridge 4-2-0.

County Vets, Canons, Northants. Wed. N. Antonacci 62-12-0; G. Rice 41-0-0; P. Latter 24-12-0.

Glebe AC, Canons, Northants. Sun. M. Annable 53-5-0; D. Haddon 48-12-0; P. Latter 42-9-0.

Hodnet AC, Ryley’s Pool, Goldstone, Shrops. Thurs. R. Cooper (Hodnet AC) 13-4-0; D. Davies (Hodnet AC) 8-6-0; C. Peake (Hodnet AC) 1-7-0. Sun., Preeswood Pool, Hodnet, Shrops. B. Parrish (Hodnet AC) 7-11-0; I. Watson (Hodnet AC) 4-8-0; R. Cooper (Hodnet AC) 4-5-0.

Lodge Lake Charity Match, Great Holm, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun. M. Barton 13-8-0; M. Crompton 12-4-0 (only top two supplied). £400 raised for Harry’s Rainbow.

Milton Keynes AA Vets, Bradwell Lake, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Wed. C. Chart 19-2-0; B. Gale 16-0-0; S. Chilton 11-8-0.

Redditch Federation Open, Arrow Valley Lake, Redditch, Worcs. Sat. S. Little (Matrix) 69-10-0; S. Poynton (Rive) 67-4-0; M. Hartle (Worcester) 29-6-0; M. Price (KDAA) 25-12-0; J. Bushall (Arrow Valley) 23-11-0; B. Sutor (Astwood Bank AC) 20-7-0.

White Hart Flore AC, Canons, Northants. Sun. D. Chapman 80-8-0; S. Starmer 24-0-0; Terry Griffiths 18-8-0.


Bonehill Mill Fisheries, Fazeley, Tamworth, Staffs. Sat., Dale’s Pool. S. Conway (Bonehill Mill) 66-12-0; A. Jackson (Bonehill Mill) 62-11-0; S. Jackson (Marukyu) 61-9-0. Sun., Dale’s Pool. A. Davies (Maver Gold Dynamite) 151-4-0; S. Jackson (Marukyu) 109-8-0; S. Richardson (Dot’em Down/Fatty’s) 94-11-0.

Cashmores MG, Fisherwick Lakes, Lichfield, Staffs. Sat., New Match Pool. P. Jeffery (Cashmores MG) 179-0-0; R. Cashmore (Cashmores MG) 152-11-0; D. Jeffery (Cashmores MG) 114-0-0.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants. Wed., Brickyard Pool. B. Reed 61-8-0; C. Hewlett 47-12-0; F. Pizamenti 44-8-0. Sat., Brickyard Pool. M. Moody 61-0-0; M. Hewlett 51-12-0; K. Garrett 28-8-0. Sun., Grendon Pool. K. Folwell 23-14-0 (247 silvers); M. Morgan 20-12-0; A. Jones 19-0-0.

Drennan Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Sat., Island Pool. J. Barnard (MFL) 101-12-0; I. McCulloch (Brown’s Angling) 60-2-0; A. Smith (Bristol) 41-14-0. Sun., Island Pool. N. McKinnon (Preston Innovations) 95-10-0; P. Pickett (MFL) 92-8-0; R. Merry (MFL) 68-0-0.

Elmbridge Fishery, Elmbridge, nr. Droitwich, Worcs. Sat., Heron Pool. J. Pulley (Elmbridge) 119-6-0; D. Sheldon (Foster’s) 85-2-0; S. Harris (Harris AC) 78-9-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC, Barby Banks Fishery, Barby, Warks. Sun. R. ‘Lucky Draw’ Rawlins 46-0-0; T. Smith 44-0-0; J. Tanser 43-0-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Match Pool. D. Markham (Hawkesbury) 97-9-0; R. Wells (Leicester) 84-4-0; R. E. Grant (Hawkesbury) 82-5-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., Canal & Island Pools. A. Hulme (Maver Gold Dynamite) 215-4-0; S. Williamson (Edgeley Sports) 196-0-0; S. Conroy (Drennan NW) 176-12-0. Sun., Canal, Bridge & Match Pools. M. Kearns (Browning Lifestyle) 231-2-0; D. Hallam (Nathan’s) 188-14-0; A. Hulme (Maver Gold Dynamite) 178-0-0.

Matrix League, Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Sun. J. Arthur (Drennan) 189-10-0; M. Bull (Frenzee) 104-12-0; W. Sharman (Matrix/Lane’s Bait & Tackle) 104-10-0.

Mill Lane AC, Rectory Farm, Cambridge, Cambs. Sun. M. Wadhams 84-7-0; K. Mcllhinney 81-5-0; K. Lowe 56-3-0.

Milton Keynes AA Individual League, Tear Drops, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun. P. Abbott 38-14-0; T. Davis 17-9-0; K. Osborne 6-7-0. League leader: P. Hamliton.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Swallow Pool. B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 198-0-0; P. Evans (Halesowen) 107-8-0; S. Owen (Monkhall) 96-14-0. Sat., Swallow Pool. B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 202-9-0 (new pool record); M. Davidson (Monkhall/OAC) 165-14-0; J. Schofield (Hooked On Fishing) 86-14-0. Sun., Hawk Pool. M. Davidson (Monkhall/OAC) 130-6-0; A. Rowbottom (ABC) 105-13-0; J. Schofield (Hooked On Fishing) 87-8-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Tues., Costcutter, Meadow Pool. T. Stead (WMP Maver) 70-9-0; A. Croft (Moorlands) 36-10-0; K. Wright (Moorlands) 25-11-0. Wed., Over 50’s Open, Silver Pool. P. Hodge (Moorlands) 87-6-0; B. Tandy (DHA) 78-10-0; P. Hadlington (Moorlands) 64-3-0. Thurs., Costcutter, Bank & Island Pools. D. Oakley (Nathan’s) 95-12-0; Z. Lees (Severn Trent) 82-5-0; T. Stead (WMP Maver) 64-5-0. Fri PM., Meadow Pool. J. Hudson (Colmic/Marukyu) 118-5-0; P. Hodge (Moorlands) 110-2-0; L. Boden (Central Trains) 93-15-0. Sat., Moors & Bank Pools. C. Pace (CPA) 107-4-0; K. Roderick (DHA) 102-12-0; P. Hadlington (Moorlands) 96-14-0. Sun., Silver Pool. P. Rice (Mosella) 146-8-0; C. Hill (Mosella) 90-8-0; K. Roderick (DHA) 89-13-0.

Nene/Towcester AC. Barby Banks, Barby, Warks. Sun. M. Goodridge 89-12-0; L. Goodridge 80-0-0; B. Eales 77-14-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool. L. Richards (Packington) 106-3-0; D. Lewis (Packington) 97-2-0; P. Canning (Frenzee) 85-10-0. Sat., Big Geary’s Pool. I. Keywood (Solihull Angling Centre) 73-1-0; C. Cameron (Middy/Old Ghost) 68-0-0; M. Bull (Frenzee) 61-12-0. Sun., Siblings A&B Pools. P. Heaven (Greyhound AC) 100-11-0 (£100 bonus peg); C. Bradley (Packington) 57-11-0; M. Wood (Solihull Angling Centre) 56-11-0.

Parkes’ Hall AC, Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Sun., Big & Little Al’s Pools. J. Trevis (Parkes’ Hall AC) 104-13-0; D. Jeavons (Parkes’ Hall AC) 71-13-0; L. Harris (Parkes’ Hall AC) 70-2-0.

Poole Hall Fisheries, Alveley, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Heron Pool. S. Burrows (Poole Hall) 81-0-0; K. Millard (Poole Hall) 51-4-0; C. Stevens (Colmic) 43-8-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Chestnut Pool. D. Mortlock (Shifnal) 105-3-0; S. Owen (Monkhall) 94-8-0; G. Roberts (Preston Innovations Boldings) 79-12-0. Wed., Sycamore Pool. D. Brown (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 170-2-0; I. Hughes (Drennan NW) 101-6-0; A. Jones (Tri-Cast Weston Pools) 97-2-0. Thurs., Larch & Sycamore Pools. D. Brown (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 110-4-0; P. Evans (Preston Innovations Boldings) 89-4-0; S. Roberts (OAC) 82-4-0. Sat., Oak Pool. R. Hancox (M&H Floats) 84-0-0; C. Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 77-15-0; S. Roberts (OAC) 72-10-0. Sun., Larch & Sycamore Pools. S. Doodson (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 130-1-0; R. Hancox (M&H Floats) 129-8-0; C. Pugh (Preston Innovations Boldings) 80-12-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Tues., High Pool. D. Oakley (Nathan’s) 200-1-0; L. Cole (Bilston Angling Centre) 178-4-0; A. Perlins (Nathan’s) 105-7-0. Sat., Back Deans Pool. S. Brown (Maver Harescombe) 137-2-0; P. Taylor (Woodlands) 134-4-0; M. Edge (Starlets Vets) 105-4-0. Sun., Front Deans & High Pools. M. Taylor (Guru) 223-14-0; L. Cole (Bilston Angling Centre) 222-8-0; J. Newton (Smithy’s) 184-2-0.

Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Thurs. K. Miller (New Willenhall AC) 122-12-0; W. Harris (Ironbridge AC) 122-0-0; A. Jenkins (Pool Hayes) 105-0-0. Sat., Little Dawley AC. S. Harris (Little Dawley AC) 115-14-0; S. Russell (Little Dawley AC) 82-6-0; T. Hope (Little Dawley AC) 66-8-0. Sun AM, Chubb AC. J. Watkins (Chubb AC) 146-5-0; J. Akhaynes (Chubb AC) 86-2-0; (Joint 3rd) A. Webb (Chubb AC) 81-0-0; L. Coney (Chubb AC) 81-0-0. Sun PM. S. Harris (Little Dawley AC) 161-12-0; T. Crann (Quarry Pool) 149-8-0; C. Hobbs (Ironbridge AC) 104-0-0.

Rough Hay AC, Coppice Lane Pools, Hammerwich, Staffs. Sun., Bridge Pool. A. Gough (Rough Hay AC) 25-13-0; (Joint 2nd) C. Archbold (Rough Hay AC) 23-14-0; P. Humpage 23-14-0; R. Hunter (Rough Hay AC) 20-8-0. Top pair: P. Humpage (Rough Hay AC) & J. Parker (Rough Hay AC) 37-11-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Sun Eve June 18th., Holmedale Lake. M. Brown (Eastwood Angling Centre) 134-8-0; N. Shipman (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 102-3-0; P. Unwin (Gateford Angling Supplies) 96-7-0. Tues., Sherwood Lake. F. Bispham (Peg One Angling) 120-3-0; A. Kitt (Worksop Juniors) 80-11-0; K. Ryder (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 36-12-0. Wed., Holmedale Lake. S. Grey (Gateford Angling Supplies) 56-7-0; N. Shipman (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 50-12-0; P. Hodgetts (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 37-4-0.

Townsend Lakes Fishery, Upwell, Cambs. Sun., Cuckoo Canal. S. Hawkes 117-0-0; A. Owen 104-0-0; R. Cook 86-8-0.

Wassell Grove Fisheries, Hagley, Worcs. Fri PM/Eve., Match Pool. M. Wiles (Wassell Grove) 42-10-0; L. Haldron (Sensas Strike) 42-7-0; G. Clarke (Sensas Strike) 38-4-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Mon., Stretton Pool. I. Hughes (Drennan NW) 112-2-0; M. Rough (Drennan NW) 76-2-0; T. Traynor (Weston Pools) 57-4-0. Tues., Open, Rover. D. Docherty (Weston Pools) 193-6-0; I. Hughes (Drennan NW) 120-9-0; A. Bell (Weston Pools) 100-14-0. Wed., Over 50’s Open, Stretton & Canal Pools. T. Davidson (Weston Pools) 111-12-0; J. Grantham (Mosella NW/Dynamite Baits) 109-14-0; M. Williams (Weston Pools) 106-0-0. Thurs., Veterans, Weir Pool. B. Rowlands (Weston Pools) 116-8-0; M. Kitson (Rod & Gun) 56-8-0; M. ‘The Bomb’ Ellis (Weston Pools) 50-0-0. Fri., Over 50’s Open, Rover. B. Titchner (Weston Pools) 140-12-0; M. Williams (Weston Pools) 136-6-0; C. Llywarch (Weston Pools) 124-6-0. Sat., Open, Rover. J. Andrews (Weston Pools) 170-8-0; M. Philbin (Tri-Cast Weston Pools) 141-1-0; C. Jones (Frenzee/Bag’em) 134-0-0. Sun., Weir & Clay Pit Pools. S. Wilson (Cwmbran Nobblers) 170-9-0; K. Jones (Tri-Cast Weston Pools) 118-0-0; A. Spencer (Weston Pools) 98-2-0.

White Hart Flore AC Vets, Toft Farm Fishery, Kites Hardwick, Rugby, Warks. Wed. Trevor Griffiths 128-4-0; T. Perrin 121-4-0; Tom Griffiths 119-0-0.

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