News article created on 10 April 2017

Angling match results for week ending 15 April 2017

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

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Allerton Bywater Victoria AC, Aire & Calder Canal, Woodlesford, W. Yorks. Sun. D. Williams (Wakefield) 8-9-0; S. Allinson (Tri-Cast) 8-8-0; R. Ellis (Leeds) 6-8-0; B. Grainger (Altofts) 6-4-0.

Crewe & District MG Open, Trent & Mersey Canal, Middlewich, Ches. Sun. G. Martin (Team Les ‘O’) 2-11-11; S. Fogel (Crewe MG) 2-10-4; B. Leatherbarrow (Browning Lifestyle) 2-5-12; L. Olszewski (Team Les ‘O’) 2-4-8.

Halesowen RBL/Cradley Heath Labour AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Castlecroft, Wolverhampton, W. Mids. Sun. S. Waite (Halesowen RBL) 18-2-0; P. Evans (Halesowen RBL) 16-3-0; J. Billingham (Halesowen RBL) 15-3-8.

Izaak Walton (Stafford) AA Opens, Trent & Mersey Canal, Hoo Mill Lock, Stafford, Staffs. Sat. P. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 8-9-15; D. Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 6-7-12; M. Wood (Four Ashes AC) 5-11-8. Sun., Trent & Mersey Canal, Fruit Farm Section, Gt. Haywood, Staffs. D. Stewart (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 8-7-12; B. Williams (Bilston Angling Centre) 8-2-9; N. Clayton (Browning Lifestyle) 7-5-0; D. Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 6-14-5.

Sensas Kennet & Avon Spring League, Kennet & Avon Canal, Kings Arms, Whaddon, Seend Park & the Pile, Wilts. Sun. N. King (Browning Andover Red) 18-13-0; J. Kirk (Arun MG) 16-7-0; M. Berntsen (Garbolino Blackmore Vale Gold) 12-13-0; S. Palmer (Sensas 44) 12-7-0; I. Spanswick (Garbolino Blackmore Vale Green) 11-5-0; J. Hannam (Cwmbran Nobblers) 10-14-8. Teams: Garbolino Blackmore Vale 88; Browning Andover Red 76; Sensas Reading 69; (Joint 4th) Preston Innovations Thatchers B 68; Arun Angling 68; Devizes Black 63.

Sportsman AC Open, Walsall Canal, Leabrook Road Section, Wednesbury, W. Mids. Sat. K. Perry (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 3-0-9; D. Conway (Carthy’s Tackle) 2-14-6; B. Williams (Bilston Angling Centre) 2-13-10.

Thornhill AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, W. Yorks. Sat. D. Pierson (Thornhill AC) 2-14-0; M. Sharpe (Thornhill AC) 2-13-0; K. Marshall (Tri-Cast Calder) 2-7-0; A. Turner (Maver NW) 1-13-0; S. Wain (Maver NW) 1-12-0; J. Needham (Pudsey Angling) 1-7-0.

Tring Anglers, Grand Union Canal, Aylesbury Arm, Broughton, Bucks. Sun. T. Stacey (Sensas Colemans) 13-7-0; T. Watts (Tring Anglers) 5-13-0. M. Campion (Sensas Colemans) 4-4-8.

Wolverhampton Over 60s Club, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Jubilee Waters, Otherton, Penkridge, Staffs. Wed. M. Wood (Four Ashes AC) 3-10-0; R. Bates (Telford) 2-14-3; S. Robinson (Coven) 1-2-5.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Earlswood Lakes, Earlswood, Solihull, W. Mids. Sat., Engine Pool. Carp Match: C. Hill 40-12-0; N. Russell 13-2-0; T. Challingsworth 13-0-0. Bream Match: S. Richards 12-0-0; A. Budgie 11-4-0; P. Dawley 10-12-0.


Blackfords Progressive Open, Kingswood Lake, Cannock, Staffs. Sat. D. Ridgeway (Shifnal) 16-15-0; B. Harris (Blackfords) 15-7-0; S. Preece (M&S Joinery) 13-10-0.

Flore &Brockhall AC, Barby Marshes, Rugby, Warks. Sun. T. Smith 15-0-0; S. Smith 9-0-0; R. Rawlins 7-0-0.

Gillingham AA Spring Open, Lodden Lakes, Gillingham, Dorset. Sun. D. Discombe (Gillingham AA) 24-10-0; J. Shepherd (Gillingham AA) 23-14-0; M. Harper (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 19-6-0; J. Stamp (Gillingham AA) 11-0-0; M. Fuller (Gillingham AA) 7-4-0; (Joint 6th) J. Randall (Gillingham AA) 5-12-0; J. Searle (Gillingham AA) 5-12-0.

Hodnet AC, Common Pool, Goldstone, Shrops. Thurs. R. Yeomans (Hodnet AC) 8-10-0; N. Cooper (Hodnet AC) 2-0-0; R. Cooper (Hodnet AC) 1-0-0. Sun., Ryley’s Pool, Goldstone, Shrops. I. Watson 46-14-0; D. Yale 8-0-0; R. Cooper 7-8-0.

Wakefield AC Sweepstake Match, Newmillerdam, Wakefield, W. Yorks. Sun. B. Reah 8-10-0 (Happy 69th Birthday Bob); R. Reah 7-14-0; P. Townsley 3-1-0.


Alders Farm, Gt. Brickhill, Bucks. Tues. G. Millis 171-0-0; P. Archer 159-0-0; C. Lancaster 133-0-0.

Bag’em Larford Classic Qualifier, Larford Lakes, Stourport-on-Severn, Worcs. Sat., Match Lake. A. Mansfield (MAP/Bait-Tech) 120-10-0; G. Buttler (Drennan) 94-7-0; N. Colcombe (Bag’em Larford) 91-10-0; S. Murphy (Tredegar AC) 91-4-0; M. Greening (Milo) 68-5-0; L. Webster (Colmic) 67-11-0. Qualifier: G. Buttler.

Bag’em Larford Golden Reel Qualifier, Severn Sports & Leisure Larford Lakes, Stourport-on-Severn, Worcs. Sun., Speci, Match & Arena Pools. P. Cook (Frenzee) 200-3-0; D. Haywood (Independent) 156-9-0; Z. Lari (Ipswich) 154-3-0; P. Canning (Frenzee) 151-10-0; W. Jennings (Bag’em) 140-10-0; M. Higgins (Bag’em) 129-11-0. Qualifier: P. Cook (Frenzee).

Blundells Fisheries, Rixton, nr. Warrington, Ches. Wed., Trio Lake. S. Gallagher 172-0-0; K. Marler 127-1-0; K. Webster 122-2-0; S. Boyd 96-1-0.

Bonehill Mill Fishery, Fazeley, Tamworth, Staffs. Sat., Dale’s Pool. L. Westwood (Bonehill Mill) 114-15-0; N. Jackson (Bonehill Mill) 105-4-0; D. Jackson (Bonehill Mill) 89-15-0. Sun., Dale’s Pool. C. Bates (Foster’s) 98-8-0; T. Maycock (Bonehill Mill) 93-11-0; B. Allott (Bonehill Mill) 83-9-0.

Bradshaw Hall Fisheries, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester, Sat. B. Summerscales 73-2-0; D. Shaw 72-12-0; J. Kerwin 71-3-0; G. Wright 60-8-0.

Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffs. Sat., Suez Canal. M. Kearns (Browning Lifestyle) 90-0-0; G. Kirby (Team Cudmore) 80-10-0; G. Skerritt (Nathan’s of Derby) 41-5-0. Sun., Suez & Moors Canals. M. Kearns (Browning Lifestyle) 75-15-0; P. Williamson (Browning Lifestyle) 72-13-0; A. Cattell (Browning Lifestyle) 63-11-0.

Drennan Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Wed., Island Pool. B. Duggan (Bailey’s of Warwick) 105-14-0; R. Merry (MFL) 101-2-0; C. Woodward (Smithy’s) 86-8-0. Thurs., Affordable, Ash Pool. S. Hemming (Alcester Sports) 47-10-0; M. Keen (Throckmorton AC) 42-6-0; A. Lines (Banbury Gunsmiths) 33-12-0. Sat., Island & Ash Pools. C. Telling (Colmic) 115-0-0; T. Shepherd (Banbury Gunsmiths) 103-6-0; G. Watts (MFL) 98-2-0. Sun., Middle & Boundary Pools. C. Styler (Matchbox) 150-2-0; B. Sutor (Astwood Bank) 145-8-0; S. Partington (Marukyu) 143-2-0.

Elmbridge Fisheries, Elmbridge, nr. Droitwich, Worcs. Thurs., Heron Pool. C. Stevens (Greenman AC) 135-0-0; C. Jeavons (Greenman AC) 97-0-0; T. King (Hillview) 82-0-0. Sat., Pheasant Pool. D. Sheldon (Foster’s) 84-0-0; J. Pully (Elmbridge) 57-0-0; S. Harris (Maverick) 52-0-0. Sun., Heron Pool. B. Whitley (JMR Tackle) 87-0-0; M. Jones (Proline Tackle) 86-0-0; J. Greenaway (Dudley Bait & Tackle) 80-0-0.

Goodyear AC, Greenhills Farm, Grimley, Worcs. Sun. J.J. Gallagher (Goodyear AC) 91-10-0; M. Jones (Goodyear AC) 75-10-0; J. Taylor (Goodyear AC) 69-0-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Match Pool. R. E. Grant (Hawkesbury) 78-15-0; R. Sturdy (Hawkesbury) 66-12-0; D. Lutwyche (Hawkesbury) 63-14-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., Canal, Bridge & Meadow Pools. S. Slockett (Preston) 210-12-0; D. Taylor (Heronbrook) 189-0-0; J. Benning (Heronbrook) 173-2-0; S. Brown (Congleton) 156-10-0; C. Ebbrell (Tri-Cast Guru) 144-12-0; M. Lloyd (Heronbrook) 142-2-0. Sun., Teams of Four Spring League, Final Round (6), All Pools. N. Machin (Garbolino) 225-8-0; J. Jones (Maver Gold Dynamite) 187-4-0; M. Lucas (Nathan’s Tackle) 185-0-0; D. Hallam (Maver Midlands Bag’em) 181-2-0; A. Hulme (Maver Gold Dynamite) 163-6-0. Teams: Tri-Cast Guru 26; Dynamite Maver Midlands Bag’em 30; Drennan NW Gold 31; Nathan’s Tackle 32; Drennan NW Aqua 43; Maver Gold Dynamite Oak 45. Final league: Drennan NW Gold 205 (£800); Tri-Cast Guru 233 (£600); Dynamite Maver Midlands Bag’em 253 (£500); Maver Gold Dynamite Oak 278 (£400); Nathan’s Tackle 287 (£300); Drennan NW Aqua 292 (£200); Drennan NW Silver 294 (£150); Maver Gold Dynamite Yew 299 (£120).

Highfield Fisheries, Poulton, Blackpool, Lancs. Sat., Oak & Beech Pools. P. Griffiths (Gerry’s) 58-12-0; N. Lumb (Highfield) 34-0-0; S. Haywood (Matrix Elton) 33-13-0.

Lindholme Lakes, West Carr, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Sat., Bonsai, Laurel & Beeches Pools. A. Dowd 127-0-0; R. Wood 124-1-0; J. Allerton 123-10-0; A. Nelson 122-15-0.

Maver Mega Match This Qualifier, Partridge Lakes, Warrington, Lancs. Sat. A. Bailey 155-5-0; K. Marsden 152-13-0; G. Vernon 135-15-0; D. Pimlott 131-6-0; M. Lucas 127-13-0; T. Kenny 122-12-0.

Meadowlands Individual League, Round 3, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Sun. C. Harrison 154-2-0; W. Sharman 142-0-0; S. Pulsar 130-12-0. League leader: G. Merritt.

Milton Keynes Vets, Tear Drops, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Wed. D. Ridgeway 8-1-0; M. Hefferon 7-12-0; K. Osborne 7-2-0.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Owl Pool. B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 127-13-0; G. Steele (WAC) 76-13-0; N. Thorndyke (Monkhall) 59-10-0. Sat., Hawk Pool. A. Rowbottom (ABC) 100-0-0; J. Hall (Middy/Bag’em) 94-12-0; P. Gregory (Swan Elite) 93-12-0. Sun., Hawk Pool. B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 109-14-0; J. Hall (Middy/Bag’em) 95-15-0; G. Steele (WAC) 76-2-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Tues., Costcutter, Bank & Island Pools. M. Watson (DGL) 164-1-0; S. Julian (Moorlands) 93-9-0; T. Stead (WMP Maver) 66-2-0. Wed., Over 50’s, Silver Pool. M. Watson (DGL) 115-5-0; T. Stead (WMP Maver) 71-9-0; G. Reynolds (CPA) 68-2-0. Thurs., Costcutter, Meadow Pool. C. Pace (CPA) 130-14-0; K. Roderick (Moorlands) 128-7-0; C. Munslow (Moorlands) 121-10-0. Fri PM, Bank & Moors Pools. D. Pritchard (Moorlands) 148-5-0; S. Parker (Steven’s Tackle) 142-2-0; L. Boden (Central Trains) 142-1-0. Sat., Meadow & Island Pools. K. Roderick (Moorlands) 127-13-0; A. Gethen (Steven’s Tackle) 112-9-0; P. Cahill (Moorlands) 94-8-0. Sun., Bank, Moors & Island Pools. T. Homer (Moorlands) 174-3-0; A. Morrison (Fisherman’s Friend) 143-3-0; J. Wentworth (Moorlands) 136-11-0.

Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat, Upper, Lower, Lucky & Prospect Pools. K. Potts (Lakeside) 65-15-0; S. Butler (Ted Carter Southport) 64-15-0; E. Thomas (Ashton Angling) 62-9-0; (Joint 4th) S. Holmes (Edgeley Sports) 55-9-0; B. Lloyd (Ray’s Tackle) 55-9-0; C. Taylor (Wheatsheaf) 49-13-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool. D. Tresigne (Smithy’s) 105-11-0; L. Richards (Packington) 97-12-0; S. Whittaker (Bag’em) 90-1-0. Sat., Big Geary’s Pool. I. Keywood (Solihull Angling Centre) 97-6-0; D. Tresigne (Smithy’s) 77-4-0; M. Leadbitter (Packington) 76-2-0. Sun., Molands Mere Pool. S. Lovell (Mosella) 74-12-0 (£100 bonus peg); R. Savage (Lane’s Bait & Tackle) 70-2-0; L. Richards (Packington) 66-12-0.

Parkes’ Hall AC, Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Sun., Silver Pool. J. Trevis (Parkes’ Hall AC) 84-10-0; T. Blackwell (Parkes’ Hall AC) 51-14-0; D. Jeavons (Parkes’ Hall AC) 44-9-0.

Partridge Lakes, Warrington, Lancs. Fri., OAP & Disabled Open, Covey Lake 6. M. Bown 93-7-0; C. Weeder Snr. 70-9-0; J. Warburton 68-13-0; C. Diamond 57-0-0; L. Steele 54-7-0; G. Fielding 51-1-0.

Poole Hall Fisheries, Alveley, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Kingfisher Pool. S. Burrows (Poole Hall) 138-12-0; D. Hobbis (Vine AC) 117-11-0; T. Hickman (Poole Hall) 83-8-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Beech Pool. R. Johnson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 115-15-0; S. Hall (Oswestry) 114-5-0; M. Jameson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 105-0-0. Thurs., Sycamore Pool. D. Brown (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 126-9-0; D. Doughty (Woodend) 113-7-0; G. Steele (WAC) 83-13-0. Sat., Sycamore & Chestnut Pools. C. Wynn (Tri-Cast Weston) 158-6-0; M. Edgerton (OAC) 122-15-0; M. Davidson (Monkhall) 118-9-0. Sun., Willows & Sycamore Pools. A. Williams (Vespe) 148-14-0; B. Baker (Wolverhampton) 137-4-0; C. Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 130-14-0.

Preston Innovations Woodlands View, Hadley, Worcs. Tues., Ghost Pool. T. King (Worcester) 125-0-0; P. Shergold (Bilston Angling Centre) 120-8-0; T. Whitcher (Peg One Angling) 87-4-0. Sat., Fish ‘O’ Mania Qualifier, Front & Back Deans, Arles, Hay & Barley Pools. A. Power (Preston Innovations) 156-0-0; D. Squire (Sensas) 111-12-0; D. Stones (Peterborough) 109-12-0; M. Williams (Wales) 103-2-0. Qualifier: A. Power (Preston Innovations). Sun., Arles Pool. B. Hobbs (Ocean Blue Graphics) 81-8-0; P. Wedge (ABC Mosella) 54-12-0; K. Pentland (Woodland Tackle) 54-8-0.

Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Sat., Chestnut Tree AC. S. Walters (Chestnut Tree AC) 95-8-0; A. Jones (Chestnut Tree AC) 71-2-0; D. Swift (Chestnut Tree AC) 69-8-0. Sun., Ironbridge AC. C. Hobbs (Ironbridge AC) 141-1-0; N. Clark (Ironbridge AC) 138-14-0; D. Wood (Ironbridge AC) 137-10-0.

Risby Park Fisheries, Beverley, E. Yorks. Sat., Folly Pool. P. Sonley 74-13-0; N. Roberts 63-3-0; J. Ashman 56-4-0; T. Coates 50-4-0. Silvers: N. Robinson 15-8-0; M. Wood 13-6-0; J. Fletcher 10-0-0; M. Mendoza 8-4-0.

Rough Hay AC, Northgate Fishery. Wychnor, Staffs. Sun. A. Howard (Rough Hay AC) 78-5-0; A. Coley (Rough Hay AC) 76-7-0; D. Taylor (Rough Hay AC) 65-4-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Tues., Sherwood Lake. A. Kitt (Worksop Juniors) 62-9-0; J. Urruty (Alfreton Angling Centre) 62-4-0; S. Richards (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 40-5-0. Wed., Holmedale Lake. C. Brown (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 126-2-0; A. Lakey (Worksop Angling Supplies) 116-6-0; S. Storey (Gateford Angling Supplies) 112-11-0. Sun., Holmedale Lake. D. Higgins (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 155-11-0; L. Plackett (Alfreton Angling) 100-12-0; C. Brown (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 96-9-0.

Towcester AC, Wappenham Water, Northants. Sun. M. Goodridge 15-4-0; T. Hirst 8-0-0; T. Saunders 1-8-0.

Townsend Lakes Fishery, Upwell, Cambs. Sat 1st April., Pairs Match, Kingfisher Lake. C. Begbie 81-6-0; J. Whitcombe 56-8-0; M. Pollard 55-8-0. Pairs: C. Begbie & M. Pollard 2; J. Whitcombe & S. Hillman 4. Sun 2nd April., Kingfisher Lake. A. Adams 126-10-0; S. Hawkes 59-8-0; P. Constable 46-0-0. Sun 9th April., Woodpecker Pool. A. Adams 152-0-0; J. Whitcombe 113-14-0; D. Upson 57-14-0.

Viaduct Fisheries, Somerton, Somerset, Thurs., Costcutter, Campbell, Cary & Lodge Lakes. S. Shaw 300-12-0; Z. Slowinski 249-10-0; P. Greenwood 201-6-0; S. Barnett 199-5-0; V. Brown 170-15-0; R. Worth 156-6-0. Sat., Cary Lake. P. Greenwood 199-14-0; S. Puddy 188-10-0; P. Hardwick 184-9-0; C. Dalton 165-13-0; N. Easton 151-8-0; J. Atwood 115-15-0. Silvers: R. Lucas 16-5-0; T. Lenny 14-9-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Mon, Stretton Pool. P. Roberts (Lingmere) 183-12-0; A. Jones (Rake N Pikel) 137-12-0; I. Chadburn (Lindholme Lakes) 122-11-0. Tues., Rover. T. Wilson (Sandbank AC) 178-2-0; K. Jones (Maver) 165-14-0; I. Chadburn (Lindholme Lakes) 115-2-0. Wed., Over 50’s, Belvedere & Stretton Pools. M. Dawes (Airbus) 86-14-0; J. Tatton (Chester Tackle Locker) 78-6-0; B. Titchner (Weston Pools) 66-4-0. Fri., Over 50’s, Canal Pool. M. Williams (Weston Pools) 70-8-0; R. Gamblin (Weston Pools) 63-14-0; A. Galloway (Weston Pools) 35-0-0. Sat., Rover. C. Jones (Frenzee/Bag’em) 92-9-0; R. O’Connor (Drennan NW) 90-10-0; L. Saville (Mosella NW/Dynamite Baits) 86-14-0. Sun., Clay Pit & Canal Pools. M. Taylor (Guru/Dynamite Baits) 134-10-0; P. Coventry (Weston Pools) 94-1-0; B. Roberts (Tri-Cast Weston Pools) 80-13-0.

Whiterose AC, Aston Park Fisheries, Aston, Sheffield, S. Yorks. Sat., Split Lake. A. Frolich 58-3-0; L. Hextell 48-11-0; P. Sanderson 38-14-0; D. Botham 35-9-0.

Willowbrook Fisheries, Islip, Northants. Sun. P. Brand 25-6-0; B. Underwood 11-14-0; P. Hawley 10-4-0.

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