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Angling match results for week ending 11 February 2017

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Audco AC Open, Match 2, Shropshire Union Canal, (proposed Division 1, F Section), Hinstock Wood, Soudley, Shrops. Sat. H. Groome (Audco AC) 16-12-0; R. Cooper (Hodnet AC) 15-6-0; S. Miles (Audco AC) 9-12-0; B. Yeomans (Hodnet AC) 8-10-0.

Border Friendly League, Round 2, Montgomery Canal, Maesbury Marsh, Shrops. Sat. S. Hayward (Hodnet) 8-11-7; D. Lewis (Berriew) 3-7-2; J. Broadhead (Oswestry) 2-14-11. League: S. Hayward (Hodnet) 2; G. Evans (Montgomery) 5; (Joint 3rd) D. Lewis (Berriew) 6; S. Marchant 6.

Finedon AC, Grand Union Canal, Bugbrooke, Northants. Sun. J. Joyce (Finedon AC) 1-5-0; J. Eade (Finedon AC) 0-13-0; R. Brain (Finedon AC) 0-6-8.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Golf Course Section, Coven, Staffs. Sun. R. Campbell (Goodyear AC) 3-6-8; B. Jones (Goodyear AC) 3-3-0; J. Benness (Goodyear AC) 2-13-0.

Hodnet AC Opens, Shropshie Union Canal, Market Drayton Marina, Market Drayton, Shrops. Thurs. R. Yeomans (Hodnet AC) 14-1-0; N. Cooper (Hodnet AC) 12-4-0; R. Cooper (Hodnet AC) 6-5-0. Sun. R. Yeomans (Hodnet AC) 17-4-0; B. Parrish (Hodnet AC) 16-3-0; T. Nutt (Hodnet AC) 12-1-0.

Kings of the Canal, Lancaster Canal, Rufford - Plox Brow, Lancs. Sun. S. Wain (Maver NW) 13-9-0; D. Bradley (Sensas NW Blue) 11-9-8; M. Rimmer (Lancs) 9-4-0; D. Turner (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 8-12-0; S. Sager (Sensas NW Green) 8-6-2; S. Paddon (Sensas NW Green) 5-15-0. Teams: (Joint 1st) Sensas NW Green 10; Tri-Cast Rochdale 10; Wigan MG Green 11; Sensas NW Black 12; Lancs. MG Red 13; Maver NW Red 14. League: Sensas NW Black 34; Wigan MG Green 37; Maver NW Black 37; Maver NW Red 41; (Joint 5th) Sensas NW Green 43; Tri-Cast Rochdale 43.

Milton Keynes AA Individual Winter League, Round 3, Grand Union Canal, New Inn Section, Daventry, Northants. Sun. L. Jones 8-15-0; B. Gale 7-9-0; P. Chapman 4-2-0. League: P. Abbott 46; (Joint 2nd) A. Ford 44; S. Wright 44.

Milton Keynes Vets, Grand Union Canal, Mill Road, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Wed. M. Hefferon 10-10-0; D. McLlennan 2-14-0; N. Moore 2-8-0.

Nene/Towcester AC, Grand Union Canal, Long Pound, Stoke Bruerne, S. Northants. Sun. B. Eales (Nene/Towcester AC) 10-4-0; B. Eaton (Nene/Towcester AC) 13-6-0; M. Goodridge (Nene/Towcester AC) 2-14-0.

Saltaire AA Open, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Shipley, Bradford, W. Yorks. Sun. N. Storr (Matrix Halifax) 16-1-0; P. McMillan (Matrix Halifax) 9-8-0; G. Colbran (Keighley) 6-4-0; B. Mason (Saltaire) 5-14-0; G. Watson (Saltaire) 5-10-0; M. Payton (Saltaire) 3-15-0.

Sportsman AC Open, Walsall Canal, Moors Mill Lane, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. B. Buckley (Sportsman AC) 1-8-0; M. Galliers (Sportsman AC) 0-12-8; D. Arnold (Sportsman AC) 0-4-8; K. Perry (Dynamite Maver Midlands/Canal & River Trust) 0-1-0.

Thornhill AC Pairs League, Round 5, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, W. Yorks. Sat. D. Kershaw (Matrix Halifax) 8-2-0; C. Ellis (Tri-Cast Calder) 2-10-0; R. Schindler (Tri-Cast Calder) 1-1-0; S. Crossley (Maver NW) 1-0-8; F. Zackaley (Matrix Halifax) 0-14-8; (Joint 6th) P. McMillan (Matrix Halifax) 0-13-8; K. Marshall (Tri-Cast Calder) 0-13-8. (no league placings supplied).

Wellingborough Teams of Four League, Round 1, Grand Union Canal, Foxton, Leics. Sun. T. Cranfield (Sports & Social AC) 11-13-3; D. Tebbutt (End Pegs) 8-8-10; R. Tebbutt (End Pegs) 8-3-3. Teams: Browning Central Xitan 41; Wellingborough 38; Hobbs Lot 37.

Wolverhampton AA Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Roadside, Penkridge, Staffs. Sat. S. Ward (Bilston Angling Centre) 5-14-3; D. Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 5-13-3; K. Hulland (Team Eclipse) 4-11-6

Wolverhampton AA Individual Winter League, Round 6, Shropshire Union Canal, Brewood, Staffs. Sun. (Joint 1st) N. Clayton (Browning Lifestyle) 2-14-0; K. Hulland (Team Eclipse) 2-14-0; S. Ward (Bilston Angling Centre) 2-13-10; D. McCall (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 2-8-4. League: N. Clayton (Browning Lifestyle) 26; R. Guest (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 28; D. Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 30; B. Williams (Bilston Angling Centre) 31; J. Clegg (Sensas Strike) 32.


Bridgnorth RBL, River Severn, Park Reaches above the town, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. B. Preece (Bridgnorth AS) 9-10-0; P. Stacey (Bridgnorth AS) 0-12-0. (no others weighed in).

Evesham & District AA Winter League, Round 4, Warks. River Avon, Town & Ferry Waters, Evesham, Worcs. Sun 29th Jan. R. Sreeves 121-12-0 (all bream); O. Robinson 77-5-0; I. Shepherd 54-15-0; S. Townsend 42-10-0; C. Turner 32-0-0; L. Gardener 12-13-0.

Kidderminster & District AA Opens, River Severn, Bewdley, Worcs. Wed. D. Williams (KDAA) 25-4-0; B. Preece (Bridgnorth AS) 8-13-0; G. Maguire (KDAA) 8-4-0. Sat. D. Williams (Tenbury) 23-10-0; G. Brierley (Willow Creek) 9-12-0; M. Traves (Sensas Strike) 1-12-0.

Leeds Individual Winter League, River Ouse, Hunters to Linton Bottom, York, Yorks. Sun. D. Armitage 9-7-0; D. Miles 6-13-0; D. White 5-14-0; C. Turbitt 5-11-0; R. Knox 5-8-0; (Joint 6th) P. Baron 5-7-0; E. Bridon 5-7-0.

River Steeping Open, Dovecote, Wainfleet, Lincs. Sun. B. Smith 14-9-0; D. Green 10-15-0; S. Reid 10-2-0; R. Bond 9-9-0; A. Rawlings 9-6-0; P. Harker 8-9-0.

Rotherham UAF Open, River Don, Sprotborough, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Sun. J. Murray (Maltby Mafia) 11-1-0; P. Goulding (Daiwa Team Dons) 10-4-0; I. Exley (Daiwa Team Dons) 8-4-0; R. Subaicius (Sensas North) 7-5-0.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Blackfords Progressive Bi-Monthly Open, Calf Heath Reservoir, Calf Heath, nr. Gailey, Staffs. Sat. G. Johnson (Sensas) 21-7-0; I. Davies (Blackfords) 8-9-0; L. Harris (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 1-15-0.

Boddington Reservoir Pairs Match, nr. Byfield, Northants. Sun. P. Ringer & S. Ringer 2; C. Barnfield & B. Byrd 3; G. Maxwell & N. Russell 7.

Doncaster & District AA Open, Southfield Reservoir, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Sat. G. Lambert 12-13-0; C. Robinson 10-9-0. (only top two placings sent).

NuFish Southfield Reservoir MG, Southfield Reservoir, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Tues 31st Jan. M. Axon 10K 690g; M. Fawcett 8K 750g; G. Owen 8K 500g; A. Renton 7K 850g; T. Tarff 7K 390g.


Calvert AC, Itters Pit, Calvert, Bucks. Sun. L. Smith (Calvert AC) 2-14-0; A. Maddock (Calvert AC) 0-15-0; J. Weatherall (Calvert AC) 0-1-0.

County Vets, Canons, Northants. Wed. M. Faulkner 11-8-0; A. West (County Vets) 6-14-0; J. Lewis (County Vets) 6-8-0.

White Hart Flore AC, Stockton Reservoir, Stockton, Southam, Warks. Sun. D. Chapman (White Hart Flore AC) 4-11-0; T. Griffiths (White Hart Flore AC) 2-12-0; J. Berry (White Hart Flore AC) 2-5-0.

Worsbrough Reservoir Open, Barnsley, S. Yorks. Wed. J. Kelly 17-0-0; G. Holland 14-12-0; P. Wright 8-4-0.


Alvechurch Fisheries Winter League, Round 8, Bittell Road, B’ham. Sun., Horseshoe Lake. T. Hodges 83-2-0; D. Broadbent 43-5-0; S. Bellion 16-2-0; P. Mortimor 13-6-0 (no league placings supplied).

Bishop’s Bowl Open, Bishops Ichtington, Warks. Sun. R. Bassett 79-4-0; K. Folwell 33-12-0; R. Haynes 29-12-0.

Blackfords Progressive Open, Shatterford Lakes, Shatterford, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Sun., Masters Pool. S. Davies (Blackford’s) 12-10-0; K. Tipton (Sensas) 8-2-0; P. Portik (Goodyear AC/Ian’s Tackle) 7-2-0.

Brookside Fisheries Opens, Warrington, Ches. Sun 29th Jan., Snake Lake. M. Rogerson 73-6-0; A. May 43-10-0; M. Lucas 33-0-0; C. Mullholland 26-2-0; R. Orme 24-0-0; D. Bracken 22-2-0. Sun. P. Asson (Ted Carter Preston) 51-0-0; W. Kearney (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 50-2-0; S. Carrier (Widnes AC) 49-14-0; M. Pleavin (Lionel’s Peg) 47-0-0; S. Knowles 44-6-0; C. Weeder (Maver NW) 41-8-0.

Castle Ashby Opens, Grendon, Northants. Wed., Brickyard Pool. M. Hewlett (Castle Ashby) 57-12-0; C. Hewlett (Castle Ashby) 45-12-0; J. Hooley (Castle Ashby) 15-10-0. Sat., Brickyard Pool. C. Garratt (Castle Ashby) 27-8-0; K. Garratt (Castle Ashby) 20-4-0; C. Hewlett (Castle Ashby) 16-8-0. Sun., Grendon Pool. P. Lovell (Castle Ashby) 22-10-0; C. Garratt (Castle Ashby) 19-10-0; J. Kent (Castle Ashby) 17-10-0.

Chester Tackle Locker Silver Fish Only Open, Hampton Springs, Hampton Malpas, Ches. Sun. Oasis, Alice, Meadow & Rock Pools. S.Boyd (Saints) 35-12-0; A.Hughes 32-2-0; A.Spencer (Chester Tackle Locker) 25-0-0; R.Denny 23-8-0.

Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffs. Sat., Moors Canal. G. Kirby (Cudmore) 20-12-0; M. Kearns (Browning Lifestyle) 14-14-0; B. Gilchrist (Cudmore) 8-12-0. Sun., Suez Canal. M. Kearns (Browning Lifestyle) 14-11-0; P. Clements (Maccy Lads) 13-0-0; A. Billinge (Team Cudmore) 11-7-0.

Drennan Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Wed., Middle & Island Pools. C. Telling (Colmic) 111-12-0; T. Winstone (Bonehill Mill/Kobra Feeders) 74-10-0; A. Taylor (Maver Harescombe) 67-12-0. Thurs., Affordable, Island, Middle & Boundary Pools. D. Carter (Golden Oldies) 48-14-0; M. Goodall (Golden Oldies) 36-4-0; C. Coleman (MFL) 32-4-0. Sat., Island & Middle Pools. N. McKinnon (Preston Innovations) 97-0-0; M. Bull (Frenzee) 87-2-0; T. Shepherd (Banbury Gunsmiths) 79-14-0. Sun., Island, Ash & Middle Pools. S. Little (MAP) 80-14-0; C. Cameron (Middy/Old Ghost) 65-0-0; M. Malin (MAP/Bait-Tech) 62-0-0.

Drennan Silver Fish League, Round 8, Rycroft Fisheries, Carp & Donno Lakes, Hemington Leics./Derbys. Border. Sun. J. Eccles (LEV) 13-8-0; D. Lawrence (Mill Tackle) 13-2-0; A. Chisholme (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 13-0-0; S. Plant (Max Tackle) 12-0-0; S. Ashby (Sensas) 11-12-0. League: S. Ashby 107-4-0; J. Eccles 99-4-0; D. Bickerton 95-12-0; C. Jenkinson 82-5-0; N. Bull 75-13-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC, Dennett’s Heyford Fishery, Nether Heyford, Northants. Sun. S. Smith (Flore & Brockhall AC) 1-14-0; B. Prowse (Flore & Brockhall AC) 1-10-0; P. Humphries (Flore & Brockhall AC) 1-7-0.

Frostbite Cup, Silver Fish Only, Mill Cotton Fishery, Ringstead, Northants. Sun. A. Webster 15-1-0; R. Johnson 11-14-0; C. Rose 8-5-0.

Hasbury AC, Wassell Grove Fisheries, Hagley, Worcs. Thurs 26th Jan., Match Pool. F. Bradley (Hasbury AC) 35-4-0; R. Harvey (Hasbury AC) 4-0-0; J. Morgan (Hasbury AC) 3-5-0. Thurs 2nd Feb., Brook Pool. R. Harvey (Hasbury AC) 23-10-0; F. Braley (Hasbury AC) 20-0-0; R. Pickering (Hasbury AC) 14-6-0; E. Rhodes (Hasbury AC) 12-1-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Match Pool. C. Kidd (Hawkesbury) 38-14-0; V. Cziniscalko (Hawkesbury) 32-12-0; R. E. Grant (Hawkesbury) 32-9-0.

Hayfield Lakes, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Sun., Dannie’s Island & Little Adams Pools. G. Wall 81-0-0; K. Smith 55-0-0; M. O’Neill 43-0-0; T. Briscoe 41-0-0; R. Hempshall 39-0-0; A. Kinder 38-0-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., Meadow Pool. D. Hallam (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 88-14-0; K. Dennis (Ultimate Pellet) 54-12-0; S. Brown (Congleton) 33-2-0. Sun., Individual Winter League, Round 3, All Pools. I. Sinker (Stoke-on-Trent) 58-4-0; J. Rowan (Manchester) 57-12-0; D. Lockett (Heronbrook) 57-6-0; T. Robinson (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 56-10-0; A. Langton (Dynamite Stapeley) 54-2-0; C. Shelley (Trentside Angling Centre) 50-13-0. League: P. Shone (Stoke-on-Trent) 7; (Joint 2nd) C. Shelley (Trentside Angling Centre) 8; I. Sinker (Stoke-On-Trent) 8; (Joint 4th) P. Haynes (Ultimate Pellet) 9; A. Dawson (Stoke MG) 9.

Makins Fishery Pole Only League, Round 3, Bramcote, Warks. Sun. R. Canning 36-8-0; M. Griffiths 20-4-0; M. Wheatley 17-6-0. League: W. Sharman 6; L. Farmer 4.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Affordable, Owl Pool. S. Owen (Monkhall) 68-5-0; T. Edwards (Swan Elite) 33-11-0; S. Barns (Sammy Jones’s) 31-6-0. Sat., Kingfisher & Lark Pools. P. Carnwell (Garbolino/Bait-Tech) 68-2-0; J. Hall (Middy/Bag’em) 39-5-0; J. Schofield (Hooked on Fishing) 37-4-0. Sun., Swallow & Owl Pools. J. Hall (Middy/Bag’em) 54-13-0; G. Willey (Monkhall) 40-15-0; G. Gollins (Swan Elite) 36-4-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Tues., Costcutter, Silver Pool. T. Stead (WMP Maver) 56-6-0; R. Kings (Mosella) 43-7-0; P. Hodge (Moorlands) 24-1-0. Wed., Over 50’s, Meadow Pool. J. Hodge (Moorlands) 45-10-0; D. Highfield (Moorlands) 27-15-0; P. Bailey (Moorlands) 26-4-0. Thurs., Costcutter, Rover, All Pools. J. Watson (Old Ghost) 162-14-0; K. Roderick (Moorlands) 58-14-0; G. Reynolds (CPA) 44-7-0. Sat., Winter Pairs League, Round 5, Silver & Meadow Pools. C. Cameron (Middy/Old Ghost) 85-1-0; R. Brennan (Garbolino) 68-0-0; R. Kings (Mosella) 61-2-0. Pairs: J. Watson (Old Ghost) & S. Poynton (Old Ghost) 3; J. Hodge (Moorlands) & A. Esprey (Moorlands) 4; R. Brennan (Garbolino) & K. Rich (Middy) 6. League: J. Watson (Old Ghost) & S. Poynton (Old Ghost) 20; R. Brennan (Garbolino) & K. Rich (Middy) 25; M. Watson (DGL) & C. Pace (CPA) 29. Sun., Island, Middle & Moors Pools. C. Pace (CPA) 63-13-0; S. Julian (Moorlands) 42-7-0; M. Rathbone (Moorlands) 39-7-0.

Osprey AC, Decoy Lakes, Whittlesey, Cambs. Sun. C. Lawrence (Osprey AC) 67-0-0; S. Richards (Osprey AC) 43-0-0; A. Priestly (Osprey AC) 34-0-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Modlands Mere Pool. K. Deaner (Smithy’s) 54-8-0; J. Newton (Smithy’s) 45-8-0; N. Jukes (Smithy’s) 36-0-0. Sat., Molands Mere Pool. S. Whittaker (Bag’em) 65-8-0; D. Clarke (Solihull Angling Centre) 6-1-12-0; S. Hemingray (Drennan) 49-10-0. Sun., Frenzee Individual Winter League, Round 8, Molands Mere, Big Geary’s, Little Geary’s, Siblings A & B Pools. P. Canning (Frenzee) 77-15-0; D. Elliott (Packington) 72-8-0; C. Toal (Solihull Angling Centre) 69-13-0; N. Jukes (Smithy's) 65-2-0; T. Taylor (Solihull Angling Centre) 60-6-0; D. Tresigne (Packington) 50-9-0. League: P. Canning (Frenzee) 18; D. Elliott (Packington) 20; C. Toal (Solihull Angling Centre) 25; J. Newton (Smithy's) 32.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Oak Pool. E. Bancroft (Rod & Gun) 37-7-0; K. Powell (Preston Innovations Boldings) 28-8-0; D. Doughty (Wood End) 28-3-0. Wed., Willows Pool. S. Aston (Swan AC) 72-5-0; D. Going (Poets AC) 48-8-0; D. Grey (Wolverhampton) 44-12-0. Thurs., Middle & Hawthorn Pools. S. Hall (Oswestry) 35-13-0; T. Edwards (Swan Elite) 33-4-0; P. Evans (Preston Innovations Boldings) 32-10-0. Sat., Chestnut Pool. D. Pritchard (Preston Innovations Boldings) 38-2-0; E. Bancroft (Rod & Gun) 36-10-0; S. Hall (Oswestry) 20-4-0. Sun., Willows, Oak & Chestnut Pools. G. Palmer (Fitters AC) 84-10-0; S. Doodson (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 65-6-0; S. Christian (Sedgley) 54-0-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Sat, Preston Innovations Absolute Silver Fish League, Round 5, Back Deans & Arles Pools. C. Vallender (Gloucester) 31-12-0; L. Edwards (Garbolino) 15-2-0; B. Gould (Fisherman’s Friend) 14-6-0. League: J. Harvey (Preston Innovations) 6; C. Hopps (Peg One Angling) 7; S. Nickless (Sensas Black Country) 8. Sun AM, Front & Back Deans Pools. G. Clarke (Woodlands) 60-8-0; M. Westley (WM Travel) 45-4-0; O. Boswell (ABC/Mosella) 30-0-0.

Quarry Pool Open, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Sun. N. Crowther (Brewood BL) 46-2-0; M. Warner (Brewood BL) 34-12-0; P. Warner (Brewood BL) 25-0-0.

Risby Park Fisheries, Beverley, E. Yorks. Sat., Folly Pool. Overall: M. Parker 24-13-0; J. Ashman 23-14-0; A. ‘Addy’ Scott 22-5-0; J. Fletcher 18-3-0. Silvers: S. Pulford 8-7-0; N. Robinson 8-3-0; M. Parker 7-13-0.

Sam Hosticks Open, Kingfisher Lake, Woodmansey, Yorks. Sun. L. Hardcastle 52-10-0; C. Hirst 44-3-0; D. Nicklas 35-0-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Tues., Sherwood Lake. J. Urruty (Alfreton Angling Centre) 17-10-0; R. Perkins (Matrix Dynamite Trentmen) 15-3-0; J. Holmes (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 14-12-0. Wed., Holmedale Lake. C. Brazier (Gateford Angling Supplies) 90-5-0; M. Langton (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 80-14-0; P. Unwin (Gateford Angling Supplies) 71-15-0. Sun., Holmedale Lake. A. Birkin (Phil’s Bait & Tackle) 78-8-0; N. Shipman (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 67-15-0; L. Parker (Phil’s Bait & Tackle) 50-15-0. Sun., Silver Fish League, Round 5, Sherwood Lake. M. Bailey (Kinky Maggot Club) 16-8-0; R. Bonson (Gateford Angling Supplies) 14-4-0; M. Elliott (Dynamite Matrix Trentmen) 14-1-0. League: M. Bailey 5; M. Bower 8; M. Elliott 9.

Townsend Lakes, Upwell, Cambs. Sat., Pairs Match. R. Young 20-12-0; C. Begbie 16-10-0; S. Curtis 14-4-0. Pairs: R. Young & T. Nash 5; S. Hillman & S. Curtis 8 (26-14-0); C. Begbie & M. Pollard 8 (22-6-0). Sun., Kingfisher Lake. S. Hawkes 41-0-0; A. Owen 16-12-0; C. Begbie 12-2-0.

Wassell Grove Fisheries, Hagley, Worcs. Sat., Match Pool. R. Broomhall (Beechdale AC) 92-14-0; C. Richards (M&B AC) 21-14-0; M. Lane (Phoenix AC) 19-12-0. 

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