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Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.
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Beverley Canal, East Riding, Yorks. Sun. M. Lee 6-5-0; P. Rolf 5-0-0; L. Holmes 3-8-0; G. Hartley 3-7-0; A. Lesko 3-6-0; B. Sayer 3-0-0.
Gloucester Canal GIPS League, Final Round, Gloucester & Sharpness Canal, Permali to Rea, Gloucester, Glos. Sun. C. Jones (Team Wales) 10-12-0; T. Weaver (DGL) 10-10-0; I. Leach (Team Wales) 9-15-0; M. Brush (DGL) 2-10-0; A. Jeremy (Gloucester Angling Centre) 1-14-0; S. Geens (Kamasan Starlets) 1-12-0. League: R. Guerra (DGL) 27 (33-10-0); C. Jones (Team Wales) 27 (16-7-0); M. Treasure (DGL) 25 (14-7-0); M. Brush (DGL) 25 (11-13-0); N. Evans (DGL) 23 (5-7-0); S. Williams (Sensas Lobby’s) 23 (4-14-0).
Towcester Vets, Grand Union Canal, Blisworth, Northants. Wed. T. Saunders 3-1-0; T. Hirst 2-2-0; R. Rawlins 1-1-0.
Tring Anglers, Grand Union Canal, Winkwell, Hemel Hempstead, Herts. Sun. P. Smith 6-12-0; A. Allday 3-12-0; S. Pavey 3-4-0; S. Foulkes 3-0-0; G. Miller 0-15-8.
Bridgnorth AS Association Match, River Severn, Linley Bank Section, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. B. Preece (Bridgnorth AS) 12-12-0; T. Banks (Bridgnorth AS) 9-0-0; J. Williams (KDAA) 5-0-0; P. Stacey (Bridgnorth AS) 4-10-0; M. Fuller (Billinghurst) 4-5-0; K. Russell (Bell) 2-0-0.
Hampton Ferry Scramble, Warks. River Avon, Evesham, Worcs. Sun. Gardner 8-7-0; A. Bruton 6-7-0; P. Morris 4-13-0; J. Brockie 4-3-0; S. Reidy 4-2-0; T. Chalk 3-5-0.
Northallerton AC, River Swale, Morton-on-Swale, Northallerton, N. Yorks. Sun. P. Miller (Aireborough) 74-0-0; L. Furness (Selby) 60-2-0; F. Hardcastle (DH Angling) 43-11-0; P. Bendelow (Woodlands Tackle) 17-0-0.
Aston Park Fisheries, Aston, Sheffield, S. Yorks. Sat., Split Lake. P. Murphy 38-0-0; L. Hardwick 28-4-0; P. Turner 26-8-0; M. Brough 9-9-0.
Bannister House Farm Fishery, Mere Brow, Preston, Lancs. Sun. P. Hart 9-0-0; K. Owen 5-10-0. (Only two weighed in)
Blundells Fishery, Rixton, Warrington, Ches. Sat., East & Pine Lakes. D. Williams (Warrington Guns & Tackle) 20-9-0; N. Butterworth (Cheshire Angling) 14-10-0; P. Burton (Hilt Hotel) 6-9-0; S. Boyd (Junior Mersey Dockers AC) 0-12-0. Sun. Pine, West & Trio Lakes. M. Hassall (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 9-12-0; (Joint 2nd) L. Riley (Bait-Tech) 9-10-0; R. Parker (Warrington Guns & Tackle) 9-10-0; D. Williams (Warrington Guns & Tackle) 9-3-0; M. Harrison (TRAC) 6-7-0; S. Avison (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 5-0-0; G. Leicester (Warrington Guns & Tackle) 4-11-0.
Dennetts & Heyford MG, Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, nr. Lutterworth, Leics. Sun. D. Jackson 30-8-0; F. Dennett 14-4-0; J. Hewison 10-6-0.
Lowfield Lakes, Bolton on Dearne, Rotherham, S. Yorks. Sun., Main Lake. P. Mansell 5-6-0; R. Williams 4-3-0; I. Morton 1-13-0.
Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Sun. P. Caton 10-2-0; P. Cook 4-4-0; ‘Jacko’ 2-2-0.
Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Tues., Costcutter, Silver Pool. G. Reynolds (CPA) 38-13-0; R. Kings (Mosella) 36-11-0; B. Tandy (Moorlands) 21-2-0. Sun., Middle Pool. R. Kings (Mosella) 59-2-0; P. Lawrence (CPA) 22-11-0; C. Pace (CPA) 21-4-0.
Packington Somers Fisheries Cadence Fishing UK Winter League, Final Round, Meriden, W. Mids. Sun., Molands Mere, Little Geary’s, Siblings A & B & Willow Pools. C. Ray (Packington) 50-11-0; C. Lee-Hopps (Peg One Angling) 32-2-0; S. Whittaker (Middy/Bag’em) 22-10-0; P. Heaven (Greyhound AC) 19-7-0; C. Toal (Solihull Angling Centre) 19-2-0; C. Newton (Smithy’s) 18-12-0. Final league: P. Canning (Frenzee) 13 (£1,000); J. Shirley (Solihull Angling Centre) 14 (£500); S. Whittaker (Middy/Bag’em) 17 (199-11-0) (£400); C. Newton (Smithy’s) 17 (188-3-) (£300); J. Newton (Smithy’s) 19 (£200); M. Brayfield (Gone Fishin’) 20 (£160).
Partridge Lakes, Warrington, Lancs. Sun., Covey Lake 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5. G. McClelland (Partridge Lakes) 24-0-0; P. Coyle (Preston Innovations) 19-6-0; N. Haynes (Maver NW) 14-12-0; (Joint 4th) P. Lord (Tight Lines Shaw) 13-14-0; N. Butterworth (Warrington Tackle & Guns) 13-14-0; C. Mayor (Drennan NW) 12-12-0; G. Tremlow (Partridge Lakes) 10-8-0.
Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Beech & Ash Pools. N. Clarke (Monkhall) 64-8-0; I. Hughes (Drennan NW) 59-10-0; D. Cole (Preston Innovations Boldings) 57-2-0; S. Owen (Monkhall) 48-4-0.
Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Sun., High Pool. T. Whitcher (Peg One Angling) 23-0-0; A. Taylor (Maver) 10-0-0; S. Tibbits (Commercial Indications) 7-8-0.
Tunnel Barn Farm Winter League, Shrewley, Warks. Sun. P. Black 9-14-0; C. Shepherd 8-11-0; J. Danby 8-6-0. League: S. Collett 20; S. Lovell 22; J. Danby 25; P. Black 28; M. Bingham 29.
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Angling match results from around the country brought to you by Steve Cope. This regular blog features detailed match results. If you would like your results included here, please contact Steve Cope on 01922 640247 or email@example.com