Angling match results for week ending 14 May 2016

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope. A report on this weekend's match activity will be published later this week.

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Mirfield AC Spring Series, Round 4, Aire & Calder Navigation, Altofts/Stanley Ferry,  Yorks. Sat. M. Wood (Mirfield AC) 7-12-0; D. White (Mirfield AC) 6-1-0; J. Latakolski (Mirfield AC) 6-0-0. (No league placings supplied). Sun., Open, Heck, Yorks. P. Dwyer (Mirfield AC) 26-8-0; K. Hartley (Mirfield AC) 22-8-0; N. Hirst (Mirfield AC) 21-9-0.

Bridgtown Social AC, Staffs & Worcs Canal, John Roath’s Water, Ball Lane, Coven, Staffs. Sun. C. Jackson (Bridgtown Social AC) 27-8-4; D. Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 9-7-6; P. ‘Fizza’ Blakemore (Bridgtown Social AC) 7-3-3.

Canal Kings Open, Birmingham Mainline Canal, Prison End Section, Soho Loop, Winson Green, B’ham. Sun. C. Daley (Cashmores AC) 18-15-6; T. Bowen (Canal Kings) 18-4-0; R. Evans (Canal Kings) 15-15-0.

CRT International Lure Fishing Challenge, Grand Union Canal, Long Ichington, Warks. Sun. L. Heathcote (England) 174cm (length of all fish caught added together); S. Catalin (Romania) 165cm; R. Mulawa (Poland) 163cm. Teams: Poland 721cm (length of all fish caught added together); Romania 466cm; England 407cm. Largest fish caught: T. Biszczuk (Poland) zander of 69cm.

Gloucester Canal Teams of Four Spring League, Round 3, Castle Up and Down Sections, Gloucester, Gloucs. Sat. M. Jones (Sensas Strike) 32-2-0; R. McKenzie (Lobby’s) 23-10-0; M. Barrett (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 21-15-0. Teams: Preston Innovations Thatchers 50; Lobby’s 48; (Joint 3rd) Sensas 88 46; Sensas Strike 46. League: DGL Red 146; DGL Gold 119; Harescombe Fisheries 118.

Goodyear AC Open, Staffs & Worcs Canal, Shawhall Lane, Coven, Staffs. Thurs PM. M. Wood (Four Ashes AC) 4-14-5; B. Birch (Four Ashes AC) 3-12-0; R. Campbell (Sankey’s) 3-0-0.

Middlewich Spring League, Round 3, Trent & Mersey Canal, Middlewich, Ches. Sun. A. Marsden (Wigan) 8-1-8; C. Gorrell (Ted Carter Southport) 6-10-8; G. Lunt (Browning Lifestyle) 6-0-4. League: (Joint 1st) J. Verbruggan (Tri-Cast Highfield) 16; P. Hughes (Saints) 16; S. Preece (Browning Lifestyle) 16; (Joint 2nd) L. Kenyon (Browning Lifestyle) 15; G. Lunt (Browning Lifestyle) 15; A. Marsden (Wigan) 14.

Milton Keynes AA Teams of Four Spring League, Round 3, Grand Union Canal, Bowlers & Peartree Bridge Sections, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun. T. Salczynski (Tackle Hub) 40-15-0; A. Robinson (Browning Red) 31-7-0; P. Patton (Maver MK Green) 29-12-0. Teams: End Peg 12; Gone Fishin’ Red 17; Preston Innovations Black 18. League: End Peg 57; Gone Fishin’ 64; Tackle Hub 65.

Sportsman AC Open, Walsall Canal, Ocker Hill, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. D. Arnold (Sportsman AC) 5-11-0; B. Williams (Bilston Angling Centre) 5-6-8; M. Robinson (Sportsman AC) 4-0-0.

Stirrup Cup Open, Birmingham & Fazeley Canal, Curdworth, Warks. Sun. B. Jarvis (Stirrup Cup) 3-14-12; T. Fisher (Coleshill & District Angling Association) 2-2-8; G. Massey (Dams & Lock) 1-9-14.

Wolverhampton AA Open, Staffs & Worcs Canal, Awbridge, nr. Wombourne, Staffs. Sat. P. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 27-9-0; E. Gardner (Team Eclipse) 23-14-0; A. Round (Browning Lifestyle) 9-14-8.

Wolverhampton AA Individual Spring League, Round 6, Staffs & Worcs Canal, Four Ashes Section, nr. Penkridge, Staffs. Sun. F. ‘the Bread’ Cheetham (Team Eclipse) 8-9-0; W. Kneller (Bilston Angling Centre) 6-8-0; B. Williams (Bilston Angling Centre) 5-10-7. League: D. Williams (Team Eclipse) 17; (Joint 2nd) M. Wood (Four Ashes AC) 20; F. ‘the Bread’ Cheetham (Team Eclipse) 20; N. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 25.

Wolverhampton Over 60’s Club Open, Staffs & Worcs Canal, Chubb’s Water, Ball Lane, Coven, Staffs. Wed. A. Gough (Wolverhampton AA) 6-4-8; R. Bates (Telford) 5-9-0; R. Grosvenor (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-3-10.

Woodside Individual Spring League, Round 4, Dudley No.2 Canal, Merry Hill, Dudley, W. Mids. Sat. P. Hatton (ZLT Angling Supplies) 8-10-4; A. Curless (Preston Innovations Black Horse) 5-9-3; I. Hingley (Quarry Bank) 4-2-0. League: P. Hatton (ZLT Angling Supplies) 6 (22-15-13); I. Hingley (Quarry Bank) 7 (25-15-13); T. Bowen (Canal Kings) 9 (14-9-6). Sun., Dudley No.1 Canal, Link Section. B. Garbett (Wolverhampton) 3-11-14; K. Clark (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 3-6-8; S. Robson (ZLT Angling Supplies) 3-6-2.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Blackfords Progressive Monthly Open, Calf Heath Reservoir, Calf Heath, Staffs. Sat. G. Johnson (Sensas) 30-14-0; D. Ridgeway (Shifnal) 23-4-0; E. Bannon (Commercial Indications) 10-0-0.

Harding Mill House AC, Earlswood Lakes, Solihull, W. Mids. Sun., Engine Lake. A. Sharp (Harding Mill House AC) 65-0-0; D. Burnett (Harding Mill House AC) 50-0-0; C. Woodcock (Harding Mill House AC) 22-0-0.


Hodnet AC, Preeswood Pool, Hodnet, Shrops. Thurs. B. Peake (Hodnet AC) 6-4-0; R. Cooper (Hodnet AC) 6-0-0; K. Chiles (Hodnet AC) 4-5-0. Sun., Ryley’s Pool, Hodnet, Shrops. K. Chiles (Hodnet AC) 10-1-0; R. Cooper (Hodnet AC) 8-1-0; J. Gretton (Hodnet AC) 7-8-0.

Rough Hay AC, Dan’s Pool, Featherstone, Wolverhampton, W. Mids. Sun. C. Archbold (Rough Hay AC) 62-15-0; A. Coley (Rough Hay AC) 48-3-0; A. Gough (Rough Hay AC/Wolverhampton AA) 40-10-0.

Wakefield Vets, Walker’s Dam, Alverthorpe, W. Yorks. Wed. B. Reah (Wakefield Vets) 15-10-0; R. Reah (Wakefield Vets) 11-6-0; M. Chapman (Wakefield Vets) 10-10-0.

Wakefield AC, Walker’s Dam, Alverthorpe, W. Yorks. Sun. R. Reah (Wakefield AC) 32-8-0; B. Hampshire (Wakefield AC0 18-2-0; T. Bishop (Wakefield AC) 11-9-0.


Castle AC, Canons, Northants. Sun. I. Halliwell (Castle AC) 21-6-0; J. Rice (Castle AC) 19-2-0; F. Prior (Castle AC) 12-4-0.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants. Sun. B. Reed (Castle Ashby) 80-0-0; C. Garrett (Castle Ashby) 78-4-0; K. Garrett (Castle Ashby) 73-12-0.

County Vets, Canons, Northants. Wed. B. Spencer (County Vets) 22-3-0; P. Lafflin (County Vets) 21-0-0; A. West (County Vets) 15-4-0.

Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffs. Sun., Edwards Pool & Moors Canal.  G. Skerritt (Nathan’s) 59-11-0; P. Daniels (Cudmore) 49-8-0; I. Cotton (Cudmore) 44-12-0.

Elmbridge Fishery, Elmbridge, nr. Droitwich, Worcs. Thurs., Heron Pool. A. Fleet (Taverners) 111-10-0; R. Fox (Hasbury AC) 79-8-0; D. Roberts (Elmbridge) 70-8-0. Sat., Heron Pool. T. Homer (Club 2000) 88-7-0; P. Ricketts (New Willenhall) 73-5-0; W. Hodgetts (Elmbridge) 70-10-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC, Barby Banks, Northants. Sun. B. Prowse (Flore & Brockhall AC) 33-0-0; T. Smith (Flore & Brockhall AC) 31-0-0; R. Rawlins (Flore & Brockhall AC) 19-0-0.

Furnace Mill Fishery, Bewdley, Worcs. Sat., Mucky Meadow Pool. G. Clarke (Newton Angling) 141-0-0; C. Stevens (Greenman AC) 105-10-0; E.Gray (Foster’s) 96-2-0. Sun., Mucky Meadow Pool. W. Jennings (Furnace Mill) 202-4-0; K. Johnson (Johnson Drywall) 166-3-0; D. Bache (Maver/Bag’em Baits) 114-15-0.

Goodyear AC, Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs.  Sun., Bridge Pool. J.J. Gallagher (Goodyear AC) 79-10-0; C. Lloyd (Goodyear AC) 46-0-0; B. Lewis (Goodyear AC) 41-0-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sat., Match Pool. G. Merritt (Hawkesbury) 100-6-0; C. Merritt (Hawkesbury) 72-13-0; D. Lutwyche (Hawkesbury) 68-12-0. Sun., Lake 2. R. E. Grant (Hawkesbury) 45-2-0; D. Armstrong (Hawkesbury) 36-4-0; R. Sturdy (Hawkesbury) 34-2-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., Meadow, Canal & Bridge Pools. S. Slockett (Preston) 206-2-0; J. Myatt (Stoke) 190-6-0; J. Chapman (Maver Gold) 164-15-0. Sun., Match, Island & Canal Pools. P. Gibson (Nathan’s Tackle) 196-11-0; F. Gianonceli (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 183-12-0; F. Cooke (Ray’s Tackle) 183-6-0.

Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Wed., Island Pool. T. Winstone (Bonehill Mill) 89-8-0; N. Richards (DGL) 73-8-0; R. Merry (Arthur’s Angling Supplies) 69-8-0. Thurs., Affordable, Island & Ash Pools. R. Badham (Ferrymen) 73-9-0; M. Keen (Throckmorton AC) 66-2-0; C. Coleman (Arthur’s Angling Supplies) 54-10-0. Sat., Middle & Ash Pools. C. Cameron (Middy/Old Ghost) 187-12-0; S. Rich (Moaning Sods) 142-14-0; M. Lane (Moaning Sods) 125-0-0. Sun., Windmill, Island, Ash & Boundary Pools. J. Devine (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 120-0-0; A. Jones (Green’s Fishing Tackle) 93-8-0; I. Didcot (Bait-Tech) 93-8-0.

Mill Lane AC, Alders Farm, Gt. Brickhill, Bucks. Sun. G. Abrahams (Mill Lane AC) 94-12-0; M. Whaddams (Mill Lane AC) 92-13-0; G. Jacobson (Mill Lane AC) 82-0-0.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sat., Lark & Kingfisher Pools. B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 143-8-0; A. Welding (Sensas Strike) 117-4-0; C. Jones (Maver) 110-9-0. (new Kingfisher Pool record). Sun., Hawk Pool. K. Hayes (Monkhall) 43-8-0; M. Harris (Rod & Gun) 40-2-0; M. Cope (Bilston Angling Centre) 39-8-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Tues., Costcutter, Bank Pool. M. Watson (DGL) 78-12-0; A. Croft (Andy’s Driving School) 77-14-0; T. Stead (WMP Maver) 67-12-0. Wed., Over 50’s, Silver Pool. A. Varden (Mosella) 184-11-0; B. Tandy (DHA) 127-7-0; S. Julian (DHA) 97-8-0. Thurs., Costcutter, Meadow Pool. D.J. Williams (Halesowen RBL) 117-9-0; J. Hudson (Marukyu Midlands) 92-13-0; R. Phillips (DHA) 89-0-0. Fri PM, Bank, Moors & Island Pools. D. Bowater (Moorlands) 177-1-0; S. Parker (Club 2000) 160-5-0; L. Boden (Central Trains) 145-9-0. Sat., Meadow & Moors Pools.  M. Henshall (Foster’s) 102-1-0; M. Watson (DGL) 100-1-0; E. Davies (Alan’s Tackle Worcs.) 96-6-0. Sun., Meadow & Island Pools. C. Hill (Mosella) 162-3-0; L. Richards (Packington) 146-13-0; P. Eden (Moorlands) 113-2-0.

National Express Walsall AC, Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Lark Pool. R. Pemberton (National Express Walsall AC) 78-5-0; P. Hammond (National Express Walsall AC) 62-0-0; S. Lawrence (National Express Walsall AC) 60-0-0.

Osprey AC, Rolf’s Lake, Holton, Suffolk. Sun. T. Kay (Osprey AC) 189-0-0; G. Kay (Osprey AC) 67-0-0; S. Carthy (Osprey AC) 62-0-0.

Packington Somers, Meriden, W. Mids. Bank Holiday Mon., Molands Mere & Willow Pools. L. Richards (Packington) 54-1-0; J. Mills (Packington) 53-9-0; D. Young (Packington) 50-4-0. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre, Molands Mere Pool. D. Wooding (Solihull Angling Centre) 80-11-0; D. Tresigne (Packington) 79-15-0; A. Bonny (Packington) 79-12-0. Sat., Molands Mere Pool. D. Hartshorn (Swann Baits) 51-12-0; S. Smith (Kobra Feeders) 44-8-0; K. Wooding (Solihull Angling Centre) 38-0-0. Sun., Siblings A & B Pools. A. Edge (Packington) 67-3-0; C. Davies (Packington) 63-2-0; D. Aten (Packington) 41-13-0.

Parkside AC, Hackett Lakes, Holme PierrePont, Notts. Sun. M. Jones (visitor) 44-6-0; G. Butler (Parkside AC) 41-8-0; R. Sykes (Parkside AC) 34-6-0.

Poole Hall Fisheries, Alveley, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Heron Pool. A. Heath (Poole Hall) 125-0-0; C. Chambers (Poole Hall) 109-4-0; R. Duke (Middle Severn Angling) 99-9-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Oak & Sycamore Pools. P. Wheeler (Preston Innovations Boldings) 83-6-0; P. Gadd (Air Ambulance) 83-0-0; T. Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings) 81-8-0. Tues., Hawthorn Pool. T. Woolaston (Fatty’s Bait & Tackle) 140-5-0; R. Lloyd (DS Floats) 123-5-0; M. Foan (OAC) 70-1-0. Wed, Beech & Oak Pools. S. Owen (Monkhall) 102-3-0; C. Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings) 85-8-0; M. Keene (Tri-Cast Weston) 62-15-0. Thurs., Sycamore & Willows Pools. D. Brown (Maver Midlands) 143-8-0; A. Rumble (Foster’s) 134-2-0; D. Wardel (King’s) 127-1-0. Sat., Sycamore & Oak Pools. P. Wheeler (Preston Innovations Boldings) 91-1-0; J. Langford (Maver Midlands) 82-8-0; J. Brennan (Four Ashes AC) 69-13-0. Sun., Hawthorn, Beech & Oak Pools. L. Thompson (Matrix VDE) 117-0-0; R. Brennan (Stourport) 113-15-0; D. Brown (Maver Midlands) 109-12-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Tues., Ghost Pool. L. Cole (Bilston Angling Centre) 128-0-0; C. Gorgeon (Woodlands) 83-4-0; D. Hicken (Peg One Angling) 74-0-0. Sat., Ghost Pool. W. Panting (Woodlands) 116-0-0; C. Vallender (Gloucester) 92-8-0; J. Holloway (Browning) 92-4-0. Sun, Back Deans Pool. M. Pritchard (Bilston Angling Centre) 113-0-0; A. Kent (Gloucester) 88-0-0; O. Boswell (Peg One Angling) 71-10-0.

Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Thurs. R. Street (Smithy’s) 163-0-0; K. Arrowsmith (Wrexham AC) 111-8-0; M. Jukes (Smithy’s) 89-14-0. Sat., Ironbridge AC. W. Harris (Ironbridge AC) 226-13-0; C. Hyde (Ironbridge AC) 149-2-0; S. Harris (Ironbridge AC) 143-1-0. Sun AM., Anchor AC. S. Whitehall (Anchor AC) 118-6-0; A. Evans (Anchor AC) 71-5-0; B. Cartridge (Anchor AC) 68-8-0. Sun PM. J. Greenaway (Dudley Bait & Tackle) 157-2-0; M. Lloyd (OAC) 155-0-0; P. Davidson (OAC) 129-6-0.

Ringer Baits Ferry Meadows Feedermasters, Nene Park, Peterborough, Cambs. Sun. M. Buchwalder (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 87-4-0; S. Ringer (Guru) 67-4-0; P. Irving (Champion Feeds) 60-0-0. (the best bream scaled 10lb 12oz).

Sports & Social AC, Shearsby Valley, Lutterworth, Leics. Sun. D. Rawlins (SAS AC) 207-11-0 (new match record); S. Atter (SAS AC) 152-8-0; D. Chamberlain (SAS AC) 104-13-0.

Wassell Grove Fisheries, Hagley, Worcs. Sat., Brook Pool. K. Williams (Wolverhampton) 53-14-0; D. Johnson Jnr. (Steven’s Tackle) 44-4-0; A. Green (Wassell Grove) 39-12-0.

White Hart Flore AC, Tofts Farm, Dunchurch, Rugby, Warks. Sun. M. Wheeler (White Hart Flore AC) 112-0-0; T. Griffiths (White Hart Flore AC) 111-8-0; D. Walker (White Hart Flore AC) 105-1-0.

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Last date edited: 11 May 2016

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