News article created on 9 April 2018

Angling match results for week ending 14 April 2018

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Cradley Heath Labour AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Castlecroft, Wolverhampton, W. Mids. Sun. K. Whitmore 4-8-0; S. West 4-4-8; M. Yarsley 3-10-0.

Crewe Match Angling Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Hinstock Wood, Soudley, Shrops. Sun. B. Campbell (Team Guinness) 8-10-0; G. Martin (Team Les ‘O’) 7-12-0; B. Yeomans (Hodnet AC) 6-13-0; S. Fogel (Crewe Match Angling) 6-6-0.

Enfield Highway AC, Grand Union Canal, The Globe PH Section, Leighton Buzzard, Beds. Sun. J. Fisher 43-12-0; R. Reeves 24-3-0; B. Keens 16-0-0.

Erewash Canal Spring League, Round 3, Erewash Canal, Potters & Greens, Ilkeston, Derbys. Sun. T. Barker (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 5-9-8; A. Astle (Long Eaton Fed.) 5-0-8; A. Starkey (Dynamite Baits Derby) 4-11-8; R. Scales (Sensas Dams & Lock) 3-13-8; D. Hicklin (Mosella MGM) 3-13-0. League: T. Barker (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 15-15-8; A. Astle (Long Eaton Fed.) 10-14-8; A. Starkey (Dynamite Baits Derby) 9-11-0; R. Parker (Drennan Leics.) 9-1-0.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canall, Shawhall Lane, Coven, Staffs. Thurs. B. Williams (Goodyear AC) 3-12-8; B. Jones (Goodyear AC) 3-5-0; M. Wood (Goodyear AC) 3-2-11.

Izaak Walton (Stafford) AA Open, Trent & Mersey Canal, Hoo Mill, nr. Gt. Haywood, Staffs. Sat. B. Jones (Goodyear AC) 8-12-0; E. Gardner (Team Eclipse) 3-10-4; D. Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 3-8-4; M. ‘The Singer’ Wood (Four Ashes AC) 2-12-0.

Linford AC, Grand Union Canal, Bolbeck Park, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun. J. Hough 9-14-0; N. Barker 6-2-0; R. Dorrill 5-6-0.

London Postal Region Angling League Practice Match, Grand Union Canal, The Three Locks PH Section, Stoke Hamond, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun 1st Apr. C. Horwood 16-12-0; S. Phung 16-10-0; C. Mackulin 14-7-0; A. Bouttell 8-3-0.

Nene/Towcester AC, Grand Union Canal, Banbury Lane, Northampton, Northants. Sun. D. Gibbins 11-6-0; P. Minney 7-12-0; B. Eaton 5-12-0.

Sportsman AC Open, Walsall Canal, Ocker Hill, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. T. Grainey (Browning Northants.) 4-15-15; C. Taylor (Sportsman AC) 4-6-9; D. Arnold (Sportsman AC) 4-1-1.

Thornhill AC, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, W. Yorks. Sat. T. Schofield (Matrix Halifax) 2-4-0; J. Needham (Thornhill AC) 1-14-0; C. Smith (Matrix Halifax) 1-11-0; K. Marshall (Octbox/Tri-Cast Calder) 1-9-0; G. Makin (Thornhill AC) 1-7-8; R. Haigh (Thornhill AC) 1-3-0.

Towcester Vets, Grand Union Canal, Grafton, Northants. Wed. J. Balhatchett 1-2-0; G. Reed 0-8-0; T. Hirst 0-3-0.

Wolverhampton AA Spring League, Round 1, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Sankey’s Water, Dimmingsdale, Staffs. Sun. M. Davies (Barford AA) 23-14-8; T. Walsh (Sensas) 20-7-0; C. Westwood (Four Ashes AC) 18-7-0; J. Benness (Goodyear AC) 10-7-0.

Wolverhampton Over 60’s Club Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Sections 3 & 4, Penkridge, Staffs. Wed. D. Rayson (Bridgtown Social AC) 10-6-8; B. Astbury (Pelsall Old Boys) 7-7-3; J. Benness (Goodyear AC) 5-10-3.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Blackfords Progressive Monthly Open, Calf Heath Reservoir, nr. Gailey, Staffs. Sat. G. Johnson (Sensas) 11-12-0; J. Seagrave (Blackfords) 8-15-0; R. Woodbine (Salford) 7-10-0.

Kiveton Waters, Sheffield, S. Yorks. Sat., Eve’s Lake. D. Smith 43-0-0; A. Bancroft 33-0-0; G. Brown 31-0-0; H. Wood 23-8-0.


JCB Open, North Lake, Rocester, E. Staffs. Sun. P. Jupp (Burton-on-Trent) 63-10-0; D. Hodgkinson (JCB) 37-9-0; P. Lees (JCB) 23-14-0.

Newport AC, Abbey Pits, Newport Pagnell, Milton Keynes, Bucks. D. King 1-14-0; D. Tebbutt 1-8-0; S. Glidewell 1-3-0.


Alders Farm, Gt. Brickhill, Bucks. Sun. T. Price 65-0-0; C. Kidd 50-0-0; J. Stubbins 43-0-0.

Blundells Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Trio Lake. L. Gibbon (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 92-10-0; S. Gallagher (RW Floats) 92-1-0; A. Musgrove (Edgeley Sports) 91-7-0.

Browning Silver Lite Silver Fish League, Final Round, Aston Park Fisheries, Aston, Sheffield, S. Yorks. Fri., Split & Stable Lakes. P. Turner 59-12-0; R. Littlework 50-14-0; D. Hooper 49-4-0; S. Wildsmith 48-4-0; M. Todd 45-12-0; A. Morley 39-8-0. Final league: P. Turner 8; A. Morley 9; L. Hardwick 10.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants. Wed. N. Baxter 49-12-0; A. West 40-8-0; C. Hewlett 28-6-0. Sat. C. Hewlett 49-4-0; K. Garratt 39-6-0; C. Garratt 31-12-0. Sun. A. West 51-12-0; W. Robinson 47-4-0; M. Hewlett 44-12-0.

Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffs. Sat., Moors Canal. L. Capewell (Carthy’s Tackle) 63-12-0; A. Cattell (Ian’s Fishing Tackle) 52-2-0; A. Furnival (Cudmore) 51-2-0. Sun., Suez Canal. P. Davies (Cudmore) 136-11-0; W. Locker (Chester Tackle Locker) 76-1-0; P. Holmes (Cudmore) 49-2-0.

Drennan Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Bank Holiday Mon., Island, Middle & Windmill Pools. S. Partington (MFL) 111-8-0; J. Cooke (Sensas Smithy’s) 109-6-0; L. Harrison (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 60-0-0. Wed., Middle Pool. T. Winstone (Bonehill Mill) 77-12-0; T. Shepherd (Banbury Gunsmiths) 68-14-0; S. Rich (Moaning Sods) 49-0-0. Thurs., Affordable, Island & Middle Pools. P. Hurl (Kinloch AC) 70-4-0; L. Wood (MFL) 64-8-0; G. Dovey (Dove Metalworks) 64-4-0. Sat., Pairs, Island, Middle, Windmill, Ash & Boundary Pools. N. Dean (Oxford) 138-12-0; L. Dennick (Marukyu) 109-8-0; C. Harrison (Bailey’s of Warwick) 95-8-0. Pairs: N. Dean & R. Young 2 (on weight); S. Partington & R. Merry 2; L. Dennick & C. Telling 3. Sun., Middle, Boundary & Island Pools. M. Bull (Frenzee) 119-12-0; J. Morris (Stratford Fishing & Outdoors) 100-2-0; D. Howard (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 90-0-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC Teams of Three Final (Silver Fish Only), Dennetts Heyford Fishery, Northampton, Northants. Sun. S. Barratt (Nubold) 9-0-0; A. Boulton (Nubold) 6-0-0; T. Ward (TTs) 4-10-0. Final league: Nubold 77.5; TTs 59.5; Dolphins 41.5.

Furnace Mill Fishery, Bewdley, Worcs. Sun., Mucky Meadow Pool. E. Gray (Furnace Mill) 162-8-0; D. Sheldon (Pet’s Pantry) 137-3-0; J. Wilson (Furnace Mill) 73-2-0.

Goodyear AC, Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. S. Thomson (Goodyear AC) 80-13-0; N. Law (Goodyear AC) 79-8-0; R. Peeks (Goodyear AC) 78-6-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Match Pool. C. Kidd (Hawkesbury) 65-8-0; W. Harris (Hawkesbury) 52-6-0; R. E. Grant (Hawkesbury) 50-8-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., Canal & Bridge Pools & Match Lake. C. O’Connor (Smith’s Bait & Tackle) 100-0-0; D. Dale (The Army) 99-4-0; A. Hulme (Maver Gold Dynamite) 92-6-0; A. King (Maver Gold Dynamite) 90-0-0; D. Brown (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 88-0-0; P. Gibson (Nathan’s Youth) 86-4-0. Sun., Teams of Four Spring League, Round 4, All Pools. B. Parkes (Maver Midlands Mango) 156-14-0; D. Hallam (Maver Midlands/Bag’em) 148-14-0; N. Machin (Nathan’s Youth) 145-10-0; P. Ashdown (Maver Gold Oak) 143-2-0; D. Childs (Rugeley) 139-14-0; J. Chapman (Maver Gold Oak) 130-10-0. Teams: Maver Gold Oak 21; Tri-Cast Guru 26; Maver Midlands/Bag’em 28; Nathan’s Youth 29; Drennan NW 33; Maver Midlands Mango 34. League: Maver Midlands/Bag’em 115; Nathan’s Youth 121; (Joint 3rd) Maver Midlands Mango 122; Tri-Cast Guru 122; Maver Gold Oak 135; Leigh Tackle & Bait Matrix Dynamite 139.

Ian Barrow & Paul Garner Feeder/Silver Fish Only Memorial Match, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Sat., Lambsdown Pool. P. Newell 40-0-0; D. Cox 36-6-0; J. Roberts 36-4-0; R. Fryer 33-12-0.

Makins Fishery, Bramcote, Nuneaton, Warks. Wed., Nisa Feeders Opens, Phase 1-Lake Two. J. Adamson (Nisa Feeders) 77-0-0; A. Grewcock (Earl Shilton) 44-0-0; J. Robertshaw (Leicester Gas) 21-0-0. Thurs., Phase 3-Thames & The Avons Pools. K. Winfield (Syston Casters) 87-0-0; T. Sanderson (Leicester) 67-6-0; B. Simpson (Makins Select) 62-12-0.

Mathern Mill Fishery Silvers Only League, Round 4, Mathern, Monm., S.E.Wales. Sat. R. Candy 43-9-0; S. Wilson 34-2-0; P. Weaver 16-3-0; N. Bevan 14-5-0; N. Sterry 13-14-0. League: S. Wilson 14; A. Gard 17; R. Candy 19.

Meadowlands Spring League, Round 2, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Sun. L. Taylor 128-0-0; R. Watts 105-10-0; N. Russell 90-4-0.

Mill Farm, Husborne Crawley, Bedford, Beds. Sun. D. Tysoe 19-10-0; D. Tebbutt 1-6-0; S. Chilton 0-5-0.

Milton Keynes Vets, Tear Drops, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Wed. B. Gale 35-2-0; E. Sattler 21-12-0; R. Lattimer 5-8-0.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Bank Holiday Mon., Pairs Match., Hawk & Lark Pools. R. Griffiths (Preston Innovations) 103-15-0; A. Rowbottom (ABC) 95-11-0; J. Hall (Middy/Bag’em) 66-1-0. Pairs: J. Hall (Middy/Bag’em) & B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 2 (121-9-0); L. Thompson (Preston Innovations) & R. Griffiths (Preston Innovations) 3 (164-4-0); A. Rowbottom (ABC) & K. Hayes (Monkhall) 4 (139-15-0). Wed., Owl Pool. I. Kull (Chestnut Tree AC) 74-5-0; A. Jones (Marukyu Strike) 65-1-0; M. Jones (Monkhall) 63-4-0. Sat., Owl Pool. B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 70-14-0; I. Kull (Chestnut Tree AC) 60-6-0; J. Schofield (Hooked on Fishing) 55-9-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Bank Holiday Mon., Meadow Pool. G. Morris (Moorlands) 45-0-0; N. Groves (Foster’s) 43-6-0; I. Mills (Robin’s Timber) 42-2-0. Tues., Costcutter, Silver & Middle Pools. M. Watson (DGL) 89-8-0; D. Kruckow (Decca’s) 59-8-0; A. Newton (Sensas) 58-6-0. Wed., Over 50’s Open, Meadow Pool. D. Highfield (DHA) 62-15-0; D. Kennedy (Willow Marsh) 51-4-0; M. Morley (Redditch) 50-15-0. Thurs., Costcutter, Bank, Moors & Island Pools. M. McCabe (Lifestyle) 81-5-0; G. Prestage (Fiery Holes AC) 70-1-0; D. Edwards (Moorlands) 62-1-0. Fri PM., Island & Moors Pools. N. Colcombe (Larford Lakes) 137-8-0; L. Connelly (Moorlands) 133-12-0; S. Rocke (Larford Lakes) 79-1-0. Sat., Meadow & Island Pools. N. Groves (Foster’s) 76-11-0; M. Lefevre (Moorlands Gold) 73-13-0; M. Henshall (Foster’s) 58-0-0. Sun., Island & Moors Pools. A. Jackson (TBF) 150-4-0; M. Watson (DGL) 98-0-0; N. Groves (Foster’s) 67-7-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool. J. Burchell (Packington) 88-2-0; J. Newton (Smithy’s) 66-7-0; A. Cleaver (Packington) 62-12-0; B. McGann (Packington) 53-14-0. Sat., Big Geary’s Pool. L. Richards (Packington) 70-7-0; J. Newton (Smithy’s) 68-2-0; A. Joyce (Packington) 46-4-0. Sun., Molands Mere & Willow Pools. D. Tresigne (Smithy’s) 68-14-0; L. Richards (Packington) 63-4-0; A. Wooding (Packington) 59-12-0.

Partridge Lakes, Warrington, Ches. Sun., Covey Lakes 1, 2, 3, 4 & 6. A. Twist 83-3-0; K. Jones 75-14-0; B. Brander 62-15-0; S. Millward 62-1-0; P. Tickle 61-12-0; G. Sayner 60-1-0.

Poole Hall Fisheries, Alveley, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Kingfisher Pool. R. Duke (Middle Severn Angling) 41-4-0; C. Parkes (Poole Hall) 26-12-0; A. Goode (Poole Hall) 24-4-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Thurs 29th Mar., Sycamore & Chestnut Pools. K. Robinson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 91-7-0; G. Palmer (Preston Innovations Boldings) 74-8-0; C. Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 56-7-0. Sat 31st Mar., Willows & Larch Pools. T. Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings) 84-5-0; H. Colley (Preston Innovations Boldings) 64-4-0; C. Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 61-15-0. Sun 1st Apr., Oak Pool. T. Cadwallader (Preston Innovations Boldings) 76-12-0; G. Emlyn (OAC) 73-12-0; G. Palmer (Preston Innovations Boldings) 67-7-0. Wed., Willows Pool. T. Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings) 110-5-0; M. Stobbs (OAC) 70-1-0; B. Tromans (Preston Innovations Boldings) 59-15-0. Thurs., Sycamore, Chestnut & Oak Pools. B. Travis (Shrewsbury) 115-5-0; S. Owen (Monkhall) 71-15-0; K. Miller (Willenhall) 66-4-0. Sat., Sycamore Pool. T. Edwards (Swan Elite) 104-12-0; S. Roberts (OAC) 73-15-0; S. Owen (Monkhall) 72-15-0. Sun., Oak, Sycamore & Larch Pools. A. Newton (Mosella) 101-3-0; M. Jameson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 97-1-0; S. Healey (Preston Innovations Boldings) 94-10-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Tues., Arles Pool. R. Camden (Pershore) 90-8-0; G. Hill (B’ham) 86-8-0; W. Panting (ABC Mosella) 50-0-0. Sat., Arles Pool. A. Buchanan (Maver PR Floats) 59-0-0; D. Jarman (Lobby’s) 45-3-0; K. Slade (Cannock) 35-0-0. Sun., High & Front Deans Pools. P. Sibley (ABC Mosella) 77-2-0; P. Taylor (Woodlands) 71-4-0; M. Taylor (Guru Dynamite Baits) 69-7-0.

Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Sat., White Horse AC. N. Hicks (White Horse AC) 54-0-0; R. While (White Horse AC) 44-12-0; M. Tuff (White Horse AC) 41-2-0. Sun., New Willenhall AC. G. Bloomfield (New Willenhall AC) 105-2-0; R. Biddle (New Willenhall AC) 65-3-0; A. Morton (New Willenhall AC) 55-0-0.

Rough Hay AC, Northgate Fishery, Wychnor, Burton-on-Trent, Staffs. Sun. M. Walters (Guest) 59-0-0; C. Archbold (Rough Hay AC) 42-0-0; D. Owen (Rough Hay AC) 39-0-0.

Sam Hosticks Fishery Open, Beverley, East Riding, Yorks. Sat. Tony Lynn 100-3-0; I. Ralph 61-14-0; Trev Lynn 30-0-0; S. Jeffery 24-0-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Sun 1st Apr., Holmedale Lake. D. Higgins (Matrix Dynamite Trentman) 48-12-0; R. Allen (KP Club) 44-5-0; P. Hodgetts (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 33-5-0. Wed., Holmedale Lake. P. Ellis (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 71-4-0; M. Langton (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 68-14-0; A. Maddy (Barnsley Central) 63-10-0. Sun., Holmedale Lake. C. Brown (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 96-9-0; D. Wild (KP Club) 69-12-0; W. Chapman (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 66-11-0.

Sportsman AC Tipton Air Ambulance Charity Match, Wassell Grove Fisheries, Hagley, Worcs. Sat., Match Pool. T. Homer (Steven’s Tackle) 26-9-0; D. ‘Dillon’ Johnson Snr. (Steven’s Tackle) 15-7-0; M. Keen (Wassell Grove) 14-15-0. Sat., Brook Pool. K. Williams (Wolverhampton) 27-14-0; J. Attwell (Wassell Grove) 20-14-0; P. Gelder (Wassell Grove) 17-3-0. (£164 raised for the Air Ambulance).

Tove Valley AC, Lakeside Fishery, Duncote, Northants. Sun. A. Griffiths 67-2-0; D. Martin 52-9-0; T. Davis 37-6-0.

Townsend Lakes Fishery, Upwell, Cambs. Sun., Woodpecker Pool. S. Hawkes 107-0-0; C. Begbie 54-0-0; S. McSpadden 47-14-0.

Wellingborough AC Wetwo Cup (Silver Fish Only), Mill Cotton Fishery, Ringstead, Northants. Sun. P. Hawley 14-8-0; R. Johnson 11-13-0; A. Stokes 9-11-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Sat., Clay Pit, Jack’s & Belvedere Pools. R. O’Connor (Weston Pools) 158-14-0; I. Jones (Drennan NW) 87-10-0; D. Frost (Tri-Cast Weston) 74-11-0.

White Hart Flore AC, Barby Banks Fishery, Barby, Warks. Sun. G. Muddiman 135-0-0; J. Berry 102-0-0; R. Wickham 92-0-0.

White Hart Flore AC Vets, Barby Banks Fishery, Barby, Warks. Sun. T. Griffiths 45-10-0; G. Muddiman 38-13-0; R. Wickham 17-0-0.

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