Angling match results for week ending 2 April 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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Abbey Lads AC, Grand Union Canal, Town North Section A, Leighton Buzzard, Beds. Sun. L. Charles (Abbey Lads AC) 10-8-0; K. Young (Abbey Lads AC) 9-3-0; C. Brooks (Abbey Lads AC) 6-10-8.

Erewash Individual Spring League, Round 1, Erewash Canal, Cotmanhay, Derbys. Sun. F. Posiak (Long Eaton Fed.) 6-6-0; P. Hamilton (Mill Tackle) 2-11-0; H. Toton (Long Eaton Fed.) 2-7-0.

Goodyear AC, Staffs & Worcs Canal, Shawhall Lane, Coven, Staffs. Sun. B. Jones (Goodyear AC) 3-14-0; B. Lewis (Goodyear AC) 3-12-5; S. Thomson (Goodyear AC) 3-12-0.

Hodnet AC Club Match, Shropshire Union Canal, Market Drayton Marina, Shrops. Thurs. R. Yeomans (Hodnet AC) 26-12-0; R. Cooper (Hodnet AC) 12-1-0; G. Wilde (Hodnet AC) 11-12-0.

Hodnet AC Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Wharfe Boats Section, Goldstone, Shrops. Sun. P. Dobing (Browning Lifestyle) 5-15-9; M. Manson (Browning Lifestyle) 5-7-4; B. Campbell (Team Guinness) 5-3-0.

Milton Keynes Vets, Oxford Canal, Fenny Boatyard Section, Southam, Warks. Wed. M. Cunliffe (MK Vets) 7-12-0; A. Maddock (MK Vets) 4-14-0; S. Dzialak (MK Vets) 2-8-0.

River Lea AC Individual Championship, Round 1, River Lee Navigation, Picketts Lock, Edmonton, London. Sun. T. Bayford (River Lea AC) 2-15-8; R. McGarry (River Lea AC) 2-10-7; J. Hughes (River Lea AC) 1-9-4.

Sportsman AC Open, Walsall Canal, Metro Bridge Section, Wednesbury, W. Mids. Sat. C. Taylor (Sportsman AC) 3-8-0; G. Atkins (Sportsman AC) 3-2-0; D. Hamilton (Stourbridge) 3-0-0.

Staffs. Individual Aggregate, Final Round (6), Shropshire Union Canal, Gnosall, Staffs. Sat. M. ‘Sticky’ Wilton (Angling Trust) 9-9-0; D. Holbrook (Brownhills) 7-8-3; D. McCall (Shakespeare Superteam) 7-7-8. Final league: L. Kenyon (Browning Lifestyle) 13 (£120); D. Williams (Team Eclipse) 14 (£100) (4 section wins); D. Holbrook (Brownhills) 14 (£90) (2 section wins).

Towcester/Nene AC, Grand Union Canal, Grafton, Northants. Sun. L. Wallace (Towcester/Nene AC) 4-10-0; P. Lawton (Towcester/Nene AC) 3-11-0; J. Balhatchett (Towcester/Nene AC) 1-4-0.

Wolverhampton AA Open, Staffs & Worcs Canal, Wombourne, Staffs. Wed. D. McCall (Shakespeare Superteam) 17-11-0; P. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 7-7-0; W. Kneller (Bilston Angling Centre) 2-8-0.

Wolverhampton AA Individual Spring League, Round 3, Staffs & Worcs Canal, Penkridge, Staffs. Sun. S. Broome (Bilston Angling Centre) 7-15-0; S. Rushton (Sensas Black Country) 6-6-0; S. Ward (Bilston Angling Centre) 5-2-0. League: M. Wood (Four Ashes AC) 9; (Joint 2nd) D. Williams (Team Eclipse) 10; N. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 10; S. Broome (Bilston Angling Centre) 11.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Boddington Pairs Match, Byfield, Northants. Sun. Pairs: C. Barnfield (Swann Baits) & D. Saunders (Iffers) 2 (200-0-0); P. Ringer (Ringer’s Baits) & S. Ringer (Daiwa Guru) 3 (138-0-0); A. Rooney (Daiwa Guru) & J. Hawkins (Ringer’s Baits) 4 (150-0-0).

Canal & River Trust Winter Pairs, Round 7, Blythe Waters, Knowle, Solihull, W. Mids. Sun. C. Nicholls (Canal & River Trust AC) 54-9-0; R. Galletly (Blythe Waters) 49-15-0; A. Chowns (Halesowen RBL) 45-7-0. Pairs: D. Walton (Birmingham) & M. Walton (Birmingham) 24; D. Hooper (Blythe Waters) & R. Galletly (Blythe Waters) 22; C. Nicholls (Canal & River Trust AC) & C. Gill (Canal & River Trust AC) 21. League: C. Nicholls (Canal & River Trust AC) & C. Gill (Canal & River Trust AC) 128; M. Yarsley (Halesowen RBL) & P. Evans (Halesowen RBL) 118; (Joint 3rd) B. Robson (Halesowen RBL) & K. Clark (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 117; D. Hooper (Blythe Waters) & R. Galletly (Blythe Waters) 117.


Hodnet AC Open, Ryley’s Pool, Hodnet, Shrops. Sun. J. Gretton (Hodnet AC) 5-2-8; B. Parrish (Hodnet AC) 3-10-0; G. Jones (Hodnet AC) 2-14-0.

JCB Open, Rocester, E. Staffs. Sun., South Lake. D. Shaw (Wigan) 22-15-0; A. Brown (JCB) 20-12-0; J. Shawcross (JCB) 16-9-0.

Wakefield AC, Newmillerdam, Wakefield, W. Yorks. Sun. R. Crispin (Wakefield AC) 9-6-0; M. Chapman (Wakefield AC) 6-3-0; G. Marson (Wakefield AC) 5-4-0.


Bateman Vine AC, Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Sun. P. Doyle (Bateman Vine AC) 36-15-0; R. Webber (Bateman Vine AC) 31-4-0; M. Holmes (Bateman Vine AC) 27-5-0.

Beechdale AC, Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Sycamore Pool. R. Broomhall (Beechdale AC) 23-8-0; R. Pickett (Beechdale AC) 18-14-0; L. Pickett (Beechdale AC) 17-8-0.

Calvert AC, Claydon Lake, Nr. Winslow, Bucks. Sun. D. Lewis (Calvert AC) 3-5-0; J. Weatherall (Calvert AC) 0-9-0; B. Witteridge (Calvert AC) 0-4-0.

Castle AC, Canons, Northants, Sun. P. Lafflin (Castle AC) 15-12-0; J. Lewis (Castle AC) 13-4-0; B. Spencer (Castle AC) 11-4-0.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants, Sat., Brickyard Pool. F. Pizamenti (Castle Ashby) 54-8-0; K. Garrett (Castle Ashby) 31-8-0; M. Moody (Chiltern Baits/SPRO) 30-8-0. Sun., Grendon Pool. J. Kent (Maver Keynes) 39-8-0; C. Garrett (Castle Ashby) 31-8-0; P. Lovell (Castle Ashby) 27-12-0.

Cranford Lake, Cranford, Northants. Sun. P. Brand (Cranford Lake) 26-14-0; I. Haliwell (Cranford Lake) 26-12-0; T. Sinfield (Blunham AC) 21-10-0.

Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffs. Sat., Panama Canal. A. Rogers (Floats Direct) 85-4-0; R. Seaton (Whitmore Leisure) 40-6-0; D. Oakley (Nathan’s Tackle) 34-13-0. Sun., Moors Canal. S. Hill (Browning Lifestyle) 30-14-0; N. Machin (Garbolino) 30-1-0; M. Kearns (Browning Lifestyle) 25-14-0. Sun., Pairs League, Final Round, Suez Canal. N. Machin (Garbolino) 27-10-0; M. Kearns (Browning Lifestyle) 26-4-0; B. Gilchrist (Whitmore Leisure) 20-2-0. Final league: S. Hill (Browning Lifestyle) & M. Kearns (Browning Lifestyle) 17 (on weight countback); B. Gilchrist (Whitmore Leisure) & N. Machin (Garbolino) 17.

Flore & Brockhall AC Teams of Three, Final Round, Dog Lane Fishery, Napton-on-the-Hill, Warks. A. Brian (The George) 10-3-0; A. Boulton (Nubold) 8-2-0; R. Ayres (The George) 6-15-0. Final league: Nybold 66; Regulars 58; The George 55.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sat., Match Pool. G. Merritt (Hawkesbury) 84-0-0; R. Wells (Hawkesbury) 67-8-0; K. Walton (Hawkesbury) 51-2-0. Sun., Match Pool. R. E. Grant (Hawkesbury) 57-6-0; D. Lutwyche (Hawkesbury) 46-4-0; G. Merritt (Hawkesbury) 39-3-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Good Fri Open., Canal & Bridge Pools. E. Warren (Preston Innovations) 104-6-0; H. Rushton (Maver Midlands) 96-12-0; B. Parkes (Maver Midlands) 74-4-0. Sat., Easter Three Day Festival, Day 1, Canal, Bridge & Meadow Pools. F. Cook (Ray’s Tackle) 139-2-0; P. Tickle (Garbolino Elton) 138-4-0; A. Davies (Commercial Indications) 129-0-0. Sun., Day 2, Canal, Bridge & Meadow Pools. S. Knowles (Heronbrook) 119-5-0; R. Marshall (Matrix Dynamite Trentmen) 98-12-0; J. Chapman (Maver Gold) 93-8-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Day 3, Canal, Bridge & Meadow Pools. J. Hughes (MAP) 85-11-0; A. Davies (Commercial Indications) 84-3-0; S. Norris (Edgeley Sports) 73-4-0. Festival overall: A. Davies (Commercial Indications) 6 (268-12-0) (£1,000); J. Hughes (MAP) 6 (241-2-0) (£800); J. Chapman (Maver Gold) 6 (217-6-0) (£600); K. Oldham (Connect Tackle) 6 (212-3-0) (£500); P. Tickle (Garbolino Elton) 7 (£400); J. Brown (Maver Midlands) 8 (2 section wins) (£300).

Ironbridge AC, Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Sat. W. Harris (Ironbridge AC) 83-9-0; C. Hobbs (Ironbridge AC) 78-12-0; J. Irwin (Ironbridge AC) 71-0-0.

Meadowlands Individual Spring League, Round 1, Ryton-upon-Dunsmore, nr. Coventry, W. Mids Sun. N. Russell (Kobra Feeders/Swann Bait) 135-0-0; D. Jarvis (Meadowlands) 90-6-0; R. Watts (Meadowlands) 77-0-0.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Good Fri., Lark & Kingfisher Pools. A. Jones (WAC) 78-9-0; J. Lowe (Maver) 60-14-0; M. Davidson (Monkhall/OAC)  58-0-0. Sun., Kingfisher & Swallow Pools. B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 74-13-0; A. Welding (Sensas Strike) 60-12-0; C. Cadwallader (Monkhall) 41-10-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Lark Pool. A. Jones (Black Country Misfits) 52-14-0; C. Jones (Maver) 43-4-0; B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 27-10-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Tues., Costcutter, Bank, Moors & Island Pools. L. Boden (Central Trains) 91-13-0; P. Bailey (Moorlands) 87-14-0; M. Watson (DGL) 81-3-0. Wed., Over 50’s, Meadow & Bank Pools. M. Watson (DGL) 95-10-0; P. Nash (Bromsgrove) 95-5-0; P. Hadlington (Club 2000) 76-2-0. Thurs, Costcutter, Silver Pool. P. Cahill (DHA) 69-4-0; J. O’Keeffe (DHA) 50-0-0; P. Bailey (Moorlands) 40-4-0. Good Fri., Four Day Easter Festival/Opens, Day 1, Bank, Moors & Middle Pools. C. Cameron (Middy/Old Ghost) 123-0-0; M. Watson (DGL) 95-5-0; P. Nash (Bromsgrove) 94-15-0. Sat., Day 2, Silver Pool. M. Lefevre (Moorlands Gold) 79-10-0; P. Homer (DHA) 63-15-0; J. Hodge (DHA) 62-6-0. Sun., Day 3, Meadow & Moors Pools. L. Richards (Packington) 93-13-0; J. Bagley (Steven’s Tackle) 72-6-0; C. Hill (Mosella) 67-3-0. Bank Holiday Mon, Day 4, Silver Pool. P. Hodge (DHA) 62-5-0; R. Kings (Mosella) 47-12-0; G. Reynolds (CPA) 46-1-0. Festival overall (on amalgamated best two weights): P. Hodge (DHA) 129-0-0; J. Hodge (DHA) 95-5-0; R. Kings (Mosella) 93-6-0.

Mosella Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Wed., Island & Middle Pools. S. Partington (Arthur’s Angling Supplies) 109-0-0; T. Winstone (Arthur’s Angling Supplies) 97-12-0; T. Knights (Arthur’s Angling Supplies) 82-8-0. Thurs., Affordable, Island & Ash Pools. B. Duggan (Bailey’s of Warwick) 137-14-0; R. Pharoah (Mosella) 90-4-0; G. Donachie (Arthur’s Angling Supplies) 90-2-0. Sat., Island & Ash Pools. T. Shepherd (Banbury Gunsmiths) 137-12-0; S. Partington (Arthur’s Angling Supplies) 117-10-0; S. Shaw (Smithy’s) 81-8-0. Sun., Island & Middle Pools. M. Hemmings (Lodge Park) 81-14-0; J. Morris (Stratford Outdoors & Fishing) 59-12-0; R. Dawber (Platt Bridge Tackle & Bait) 55-0-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Island, Middle & Boundary Pools. L. Dennick (Evesham Youth) 119-0-0; N. McKinnon (Preston Innovations) 104-8-0; J. Morris (Stratford Outdoors & Fishing) 94-2-0.

Packington Somers Easter Pairs Match, Meriden, W. Mids. Bank Holiday Mon., Molands Mere & Big Geary’s Pools. D. Tresigne (Packington) 56-4-0; L. Richards (Packington) 53-13-0; P. Hull (Lane’s Bait & Tackle) 50-2-0. Pairs: D. Elliott (Packington) & L. Richards (Packington) 3; L. Myers (Packington) & P. Hunter (Packington) 4.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Beech & Oak Pools. S. Owen (Monkhall) 105-7-0; P. Shaw (Preston Innovations Boldings) 74-15-0; O. Boswell (Preston Innovations Boldings) 69-6-0. Wed., Chestnut Pool. J. Andrews (Tri-Cast Weston) 84-13-0; H. Colley (Preston Innovations Boldings) 61-2-0; A. Jones (Drennan) 55-1-0. Thurs., Willows & Chestnut Pools. S. Forest (Nomads) 84-13-0; S. Owen (Monkhall) 68-12-0; T. Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings) 64-1-0. Fri., Larch & Sycamore Pools. S. Christian (Sedgley) 163-3-0; S. Roberts (OAC) 108-13-0; M. Jameson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 74-11-0. Sat., Hawthorn Pool. N. Clark (Monkhall) 88-12-0; S. Christian (Sedgley) 84-11-0; J. Atwell (Kingswinford) 73-13-0.

Quarry Pool Opens, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Good Fri. C. Hyde (Quarry Pool) 109-12-0; W. Harris (Ironbridge AC) 74-6-0; F. Cook (King’s) 59-2-0. Bank Holiday Mon. V. Heath (Newport) 139-12-0; K. Hicks Jnr. (The Chuckery) 53-8-0; N. ‘Tyson’ Park (Little Dawley) 46-6-0.

Wassell Grove, Hagley, Worcs. Sat., Brook Pool. D. ‘Dillon’ Johnson Snr. (Steven’s Tackle) 105-8-0; D. Johnson Jnr. (Steven’s Tackle) 56-0-0; M. Hingley (Wassell Grove) 46-10-0.

White Hart Flore AC, Toft’s Farm, Dunchurch, Rugby, Warks. Sun. D. Chapman (White Hart Flore AC) 106-0-0; D. Griffiths (White Hart Flore AC) 70-0-0; J. Roberts (White Hart Flore AC) 68-8-0.

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Last date edited: 29 July 2016

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