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Angling match results for week ending 21 October 2017

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

If you would like your results included here, please contact Steve Cope on 01922 640247 or steve.cope@hotmail.com


Angling Trust & Canal & River Trust Canal Pairs 2017 Practice Match, Erewash Canal, Long Eaton, Derbys. Sat. P. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 20-5-0; I. Baker (Browning Central) 10-8-0; D. Brown (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 9-15-0; R. Casterton (Drennan Leics.) 8-6-0; S. McCormack (Notts AA) 7-13-0; M. Hall (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 7-7-0.

Browning Izaak Walton (Stafford) AA Teams of Six Autumn League, Round 3, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Stafford, Staffs. Sun. P. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE/Dynamite Maver Midlands) 19-13-8; D. Lewis (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 18-6-12; D. Hughes (Sensas Black Country Gold) 12-2-10; S. Mottram (Browning Lifestyle Blue) 8-14-14; D. Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 8-11-3; M. Savage (Colmic NW) 7-14-4. Teams: Wolverhampton AA VDE/Dynamite Maver Midlands 31; (Joint 2nd) Team Eclipse 32; Browning Lifestyle Red 32; Four Ashes AC 34; Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech 36; Sensas Black Country Gold 36. League: Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech 86; Sensas Black Country Gold 96; Wolverhampton AA VDE/Dynamite Maver Midlands 98; Four Ashes AC 101; Team Eclipse 107; Browning Lifestyle Red 117.

Cradley Heath Labour AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Castlecroft, Wolverhampton, W. Mids. Sun. K. Whitmore (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 15-5-0; G. Mason (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 14-10-0; K. Clark (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 14-3-0.

Crewe Match Angling Open, Llangollen Canal, Swanley, Nantwich, Ches. Sun. C. Morris (Team Les ‘O’) 11-0-0; G. Martin (Team Les ‘O’) 6-2-4; L. Olszewski (Team Les ‘O’) 4-5-4.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Slade Heath Basin, Slade Heath, Coven, Staffs. Sun. J. Dawes (Goodyear AC) 8-3-14; B. Lewis (Goodyear AC) 6-12-12; B. Simmill (Goodyear AC) 6-1-0.

Hodnet AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Market Drayton Marina, Market Drayton, Shrops. Thurs. R. Yeomans (Hodnet AC) 10-1-0; R. Cooper (Hodnet AC) 7-9-0; J. Bullough (Hodnet AC) 6-2-0.

Rough Hay AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Acton Trussell, Staffs. Sun. C. Archbold (Rough Hay AC) 8-12-0; R. Horton (Rough Hay AC) 5-3-5; J. Parker (Rough Hay AC) 4-3-5.

Shackerstone & District AA Open, Ashby Canal, Hayes Lanes, nr. Hinckley, Leics. Sun. D. Duimbleby 3-9-8; K. Thorpe 3-7-0; P. Hicks. 3-1-8.

Sportsman AC Open, Walsall Canal, Metro Bridge Section, Wednesbury, W. Mids. Sat. D. Anderson (ZLT Angling Products) 11-8-5; D. Arnold (Sportsman AC) 8-11-8; C. Taylor (Sportsman AC) 5-1-8.

Stoke City DAA Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Norbury Junction, Staffs. Sat. P. Murrin (Browning West Midlands) 10-4-2; D. McCall (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 6-1-1; D. Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 5-1-13; S. Nickless (Sensas Black Country) 5-0-5.

Thornhill AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, W. Yorks. Sat. K. Marshall (Tri-Cast Calder) 5-9-0; B. Kellett (Thornhill AC) 4-12-0; M. Sharpe (Thornhill AC) 4-10-0; T. Schofield (Matrix Halifax) 4-3-0; R. Haigh (Thornhill AC) 3-6-0; C. Smith (Matrix Halifax) 3-2-0.

Towcester AC, DATS’ Waters, Grand Union Canal, Castlethorpe Navigation, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun. I. Stokes 11-13-0; D. Gibbins 10-9-0; P. Laughton 9-6-0.

Wolverhampton Over 60’s Club Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Otherton, Penkridge, Staffs. B. Boothby (Bridgtown Social AC) 6-1-2; R. Grosvenor (Bridgtown Social AC) 5-14-9; M. Westwood (Bridgtown Social AC) 5-10-5.


Angling Trust Oxford Winter League, Round 2, River Thames, Medley, Channel and Folly Sections, Oxon. Sun. S. Townsend (Drennan Oxford Aqua) 26-5-0; G. Barclay (Drennan Oxford Blue) 22-9-0; T. Hobbs (Drennan Oxford Blue) 21-13-0; P. Harrop (Sensas Reading) 20-2-0; J. Taylor (Sensas A4) 19-9-0. Teams: Drennan Oxford Blue 34; Drennan Oxford Aqua 32; Sensas A4 31. League: (Joint 1st) Sensas A4 4; Drennan Oxford Aqua 4; Drennan Oxford Blue 5.

Angling Trust Upper Thames Teams of Eight Winter League, Round 2, Upper River Avon, Melksham to Chippensham, Wilts. Sun. A. Jane (Sensas Lobby’s) 22-11-0; D. Burns (Browning Andover) 21-4-0; M. Gale (Matrix Talismen) 18-5-0; J. Fowles (Daiwa Gordon League) 14-12-0; R. Randall (Garbolino Blackmore Vale) 12-15-0; D. McDonald (Colmic Devizes) 12-0-0. Teams: Garbolino Blackmore Vale 32 (3 section wins); Daiwa Gordon League 32 (2 section wins); Matrix Talismen 30; Sensas Lobby’s 29; Comic Devizes 25; Browning Andover 20. League: Garbolino Blackmore Vale 2; Daiwa Gordon League 4; Matrix Talismen 7; Colmic Devizes 8; Sensas Lobby’s 9; Browning Andover 12.

Bridgnorth AS Open, River Severn, Linley Bank Section, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. D. Beecroft (Cambridge) 58-8-0; J. Stockton (Barford AA) 37-8-0; L. Lloyd (Stourbridge) 29-9-0; P. King (Barford AA) 28-8-0; P. Cartwright (Wolverhampton) 24-6-0; P. Williams (Chester) 23-12-0.

Gillingham AA 1st Winter Championship, River Stour, Highbridge to Double Ditch, Dorset. Sun. J. Randall 15-6-0; D. Sealey 12-14-0; S. Collings 11-1-0; (Joint 4th) J. Collings 8-4-0; R. Fripp 8-4-0; P. Edwards 6-14-0.

Kidderminster & District AA Open, River Severn, Bewdley, Worcs. Wed. M. Blackburn (Barford) 24-2-0; D. Foxall (Mal Storey) 24-0-0; T. Chalk (Cadence) 20-0-0; L. Blundell (Sensas Smithy’s) 15-11-0; S. Pierpoint (Sensas Smithy’s) 14-14-0. Sat. P. Amos (Hallow AC) 18-14-0; T. Quarterton (Kidderminster & District AA) 16-12-0; D. Foxall (Mal Storey) 14-10-0; G. Maguire (Kidderminster & District AA) 11-1-0; A. Price (Mark’s Tackle) 10-6-0; P. Jones (Bronx) 9-10-0; J. Rivers (Ludlow Tubertini) 7-9-0.

Milton Keynes AA Golden peg Round, DATS’ Waters, Stony Main Ouse, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun. J. White 13-3-0; P. Hamilton 9-6-0; P. Chapman 7-11-0.

Olney & Clifton FA, River Gt. Ouse, Olney, Bucks. Sun. P. Hawley 8-1-0; G. Prince 7-11-0; D. Walsh 3-4-0.

Olney & Clifton FA Open, River Gt. Ouse, Bathing Place, Olney, Bucks. Tues. (Joint 1st) P. Caton (JL Tackle, Stevenage) 6-2-0; B. Gill (St. Neots) 6-2-0; N. Shearn (JL Tackle, Stevenage) 5-12-0; (Joint 4th) A. Carr (Vauxhall AC) 5-6-0; P. Hawley (Olney & Clifton FA) 5-6-0.

Oundle AC, Old River, Ramsey, Cambs. Sun. B. Garrett 13-0-0; M. Cunnington 12-2-0; M. Hobbs 11-9-0.

Rotherham UAF Winter League, Round 1, River Don, Sprotborough, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Sun. J. Cameron (Team Normanton) 11-2-0; P. Goulding (Daiwa Team Dons) 11-1-0; P. Stevenson (Mexboro) 10-8-0; A. Starkey (Dynamite Baits) 9-2-0; J. Murray (Maltby Mafia) 8-14-0; J. Evason (Jack’s Lads) 8-13-0.

Sensas Commercial House League, Round 3, Bristol Avon, Swinford to Frys, Bristol, Sun. G. Bailey (Stand & Deliver Promotions) 27-2-0; P. Issacs (Mosella Bathampton B) 26-10-0; I. Curry (Maver) 21-2-0; I. Paulley (Preston Innovations Thatchers B) 18-3-0; M. Barratt (Preston Innovations Thatchers B) 13-4-0; P. Purchase (M&N Electrical) 12-15-0; A. Cranson (Preston Innovations Thatchers B) 11-14-8; S. Kitteridge (Mosella Bathampton A) 11-13-0. Teams: Division A: Preston Innovations Thatchers B 22; Preston Innovations Thatchers A 21; Mosella Bathampton A 18; Mosella Bathampton B 17.5; DW Builders 12. Division B: Maver 17; Stand & Deliver Promotions 16; Sensas Nomads 15; M&N Electrical 12. League overall: Division A: Preston Innovations Thatchers B 69; Preston Innovations Thatchers A 63; Mosella Bathampton A 61; Mosella Bathampton B 49.5; DW Builders 27.5. Division B: Maver 51.5; Stand & Deliver Promotions 46; Sensas Nomads 44; M&N Electrical 38.5.

Tring Anglers, River Thames, Mapledurham, S. Oxon. Sun. A. Allday 8-12-0; G. Miller 8-0-0; C. Howard 7-14-8; M. Rodwell 6-3-0; T. Beadle 5-9-0; A. Frankum 4-2-0.

Drains & Rivers

East Midlands Teams of Ten Winter League, Round 2, 20ft. Drain & Old River Nene, March, Cambs. Sun. B. Hughes (Stanjay Gold) 45-15-0; D. Rowell (Stanjay Gold) 30-15-0; J. Drakulic (Matrix Image) 26-12-0; T. Bates (Sensas Mark One White) 24-14-0. Teams: Stanjay Gold 21; Sensas Mark One White 27; Matrix Image 33; Browning Hot Rods 35. League: (Joint 1st) Stanjay Gold 4; Matrix Image 4; Browning Hot Rods 6; Sensas Mark One White 7.


Blackfords Progressive Open, Kingswood Lake, Cannock, Staffs. Sat. I. Davies (Blackfords) 11-10-0; B. Harris (Blackfords) 10-12-0; S. Preece (M&S Joinery) 8-15-0.

Castle AC Winter League, Canons, Northants. Sun. P. Brand 17-8-0; A. West 13-10-0; D. Contrell 13-8-0.

County Vets, Canons, Northants. Wed. D. Cantrell 15-8-0; J. Lewis 13-14-0; P. Lafflin 12-2-0.

Festival Angling, Festival Lake, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent, Wales. Sat. D. O’Leary (Ebbw Vale) 13-8-0; C. West (Festival Angling) 5-5-0; I. Swanson (Milo/Bait-Tech) 2-14-0.

Hodnet AC Open, Preeswood Pool, Hodnet, Shrops. Sun., T. Nutt (Hodnet AC) 57-7-0; C. Peate (Hodnet AC) 42-11-0; A. Peate (Hodnet AC) 20-15-0.

Patshull Park Open, Great Lake, Hotel Bank & Deeps Sections, Pattingham, S. Staffs. R. Park (Bridgtown) 19-10-0; L. Harries (Cadence/DH Angling) 17-5-0; D. Biddle (Telford) 14-5-0.

Wakefield AC, Walker’s Dam, Alverthorpe, W. Yorks. Sun. R. Reah 22-2-0; A. Chivers 19-5-0; M. Chapman 16-2-0.


Abington AC, Park Lake, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun. J. Gamble 22-15-0; A. Weatherley 12-10-0; D. Panter 11-3-0.

Angling Trust Castle Ashby Teams of Nine Winter League, Round 2, Grendon, Northants. Sun., Grendon, Brickyard & Scotland Pools. M. Howells (Sensas Oakwood) 60-12-0; I. Pretty (Maver Milton Keynes) 45-8-0; B. Sharp (Preston Innovations Black Horse) 45-6-0; C. Scott (Castle Ashby Youth) 38-4-0; M. Marslin (Sensas Oakwood) 31-8-0; F. Pizzimenti (Castle Ashby Youth) 30-10-0. Teams: Preston Innovations Black Horse 59; Sensas Oakwood 44; Maver Milton Keynes 43; Drennan RAF 42; Castle Ashby Youth 41; The A Team 38. League: Preston Innovations Black Horse 2; Sensas Oakwood 6; Drennan RAF 7; (Joint 4th) Royal Mail 10; Maver Milton Keynes 10; Castle Ashby Youth 11.

Bridgtown Social AC, Rugeley Road Pools, nr. Hednesford, Staffs. Sun. K. Holbrook (Bridgtown Social AC) 21-4-0; R. Hunter (Bridgtown Social AC) 18-2-0; C. Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 8-4-0.

Calvert AC, Woodfields Lake, Preston Bissett, Bucks. Sun. B. Witteridge 4-3-0; A. Maddock 3-1-0; J. Hewison 2-11-0.

Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffs. Sun., Suez & Moors Canals. H. Rushton (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 85-1-0; J. Glover Snr. (Cudmore AC) 73-1-0; P. Cooper (Silverdale) 67-1-0.

Drennan Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Wed., Boundary Pool. S. Rich (Moaning Sods) 89-4-0; T. Winstone (Bonehill Mill) 54-10-0; T. Rust (MFL) 50-4-0. Thurs., Affordable, Windmill & Ash Pools. F. Donachie (Colmic) 98-8-0; G. Scott (Mosella Selby) 56-8-0; G. Dovey (Dove Metalworks) 49-10-0. Sat., Island & Middle Pools. T. Rust (MFL) 58-12-0; S. Wallace (Minor AC) 57-0-0; M. McDermot (Brunswick AC) 41-8-0. Sun., Island & Boundary Pools. N. McKinnon (Preston Innovations) 75-8-0; P. Pickett (MFL) 60-0-0; M. Hemming (Lodge Park) 50-4-0.

Elmbridge Fishery, Elmbridge, nr. Droitwich, Worcs. Thurs., Heron Pool. T. King (Hill View AC) 106-6-0; R. Fox (Hasbury AC) 67-10-0; A. Fleet (Elmbridge) 65-4-0. Sun., Heron Pool. J. Breeze (Elmbridge) 106-8-0; A. Burton (BSS) 98-0-0; A. Perry (Harris MG) 86-0-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC, Dog Lane Fishery, Napton-on-the-Hill, Warks. Sun. R. Rawlins 81-0-0; T. Smith 48-0-0; B. Prowse 31-0-0.

Furnace Mill Fishery, Bewdley, Worcs. Sun., Mucky Meadow Pool. D. Sheldon (Pet’s Pantry) 134-12-0; S. Harris (JMR Tackle) 103-14-0; J. Pulley (Elmbridge) 71-12-0.

Glebe AC, Dog Lane Fishery, Napton-on-the-Hill, Warks. Sun. D. Jones 88-8-0; P. Latter 48-15-0; R. Lay 46-5-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun. Match Pool. G. Merritt (Hawkesbury) 84-0-0; C. Merritt (Hawkesbury) 62-14-0; R. E. Grant (Hawkesbury) 57-7-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., Canal & Bridge Pools. I. Morrison (Drennan NW) 181-8-0; S. Conroy (Drennan NW) 178-2-0; A. Harman (Drennan NW) 141-0-0; J. Howarth (Tri-Cast Guru) 132-6-0; D. Bracken (Mosella) 125-0-0; T. Weightman (Maver Gold Dynamite) 101-2-0. Sun., Teams of Four Winter League, Round 2, All Pools. D. Brown (Dynamite Maver Midlands Youth) 187-8-0; J. Hughes (MAP) 151-10-0; M. Fox (Dynamite Maver Midlands Mango) 144-10-0; R. Griffiths (MAP) 141-8-0; P. Shone (Heronbrook Gold) 121-12-0; N. Machin (Nathan’s Youth) 112-12-0. Teams: Team Gingerless 10; Dynamite Maver Midlands White 11; MAP 12; (Joint 4th) Maver Gold Dynamite Oak 13; Nathan’s Youth 13; Tri-Cast Guru 14. League: MAP 19; Dynamite Maver Midlands White 20; (Joint 3rd) Tri-Cast Guru 22; Nathan’s Youth 22; Team Gingerless 26; Maver Gold Dynamite Oak 27.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Tues., Costcutter, Meadow Pool. C. Bennett (Moorlands) 105-2-0; J. Wentworth (Moorlands) 78-5-0; S. Julian (Moorlands) 72-10-0. Wed., Over 50’s Open, Silver Pool. R. Clarke (Moorlands) 119-11-0; P. Kruckow (Decca’s) 102-6-0; B. Tandy (DHA) 102-1-0. Thurs., Costcutter, Bank & Moors Pools. T. Stead (WMP Maver) 114-1-0; P. Mace (Autism B’ham) 64-14-0; K. Roderick (DHA) 58-0-0. Sat., Moors & Middle Pools. I. Mills (Robin’s Timber) 115-10-0; C. Pace (CPA) 87-6-0; M. Lefevre (Moorlands Gold) 65-1-0. Sun., Meadow, Middle & Island Pools. C. Hill (Mosella) 133-8-0; I. Mills (Robin’s Timber) 114-0-0; S. Rocke (Larford) 107-3-0.

Osprey AC, Arrans Fishery, nr. Chelmsford, Essex. Sun. E. Blaine 324-7-0; B. Hatch 260-0-0; I. Millin 242-10-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre League Final, Molands Mere Pool. D. Wooding (Solihull Angling Centre) 102-8-0; S. Whittaker (Middy/Bag’em) 77-12-0; A. Edgington (Packington) 77-4-0. League winner: D. Tresigne (Smithy’s). Sat., Big Geary’s Pool. P. Alder (Solihull Angling Centre) 44-4-0; R. Taylor (Packington) 36-8-0; D. Hartshorn (Swann Baits) 34-11-0. Sun., Willow & Siblings A&B Pools. S. Bellion (Packington) 55-10-0; D. Murray (Packington) 50-8-0; P. Heaven (Greyhound AC) 48-4-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Ash & Hawthorn Pools. P. Shaw (Preston Innovations Boldings) 88-12-0; E. Bancroft (Preston Innovations Boldings) 83-14-0; R. Young (OAC) 59-8-0. Wed., Chestnut & Sycamore Pools. D. Brown (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 139-14-0; G. Palmer (Preston Innovations Boldings) 77-8-0; D. Going (Poets AC) 68-14-0.

Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Thurs. S. Smith (Smithy’s) 91-14-0; T. Slater (Greenman AC) 85-13-0; T. Edwards (Swan Elite) 81-8-0. Sun., Alma AC. P. Wallbank (Alma AC) 111-4-0; N. Day (Alma AC) 104-8-0; J. Fellows (Alma AC) 100-4-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Sun 8th Oct., Holmedale Lake. A. Birkin (Phil’s Bait & Tackle) 137-10-0; M. Bower (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 127-7-0; S. Shepherd (Gateford Angling Supplies) 107-4-0. Wed., Holmedale Lake. M. Langton (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 126-7-0; S. Smith (Gateford Angling Supplies) 100-8-0; P. Hodgetts (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 76-4-0. Thurs., Children in Need Charity Match, Holmedale Lake. M. Saunders (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 78-6-0; C. Brazier (Gateford Angling Supplies)) 57-12-0; M. Langton (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 57-8-0. (£351 raised for Children in Need). Sun., Holmedale Lake. A. Birkin (Phil’s Bait & Tackle) 156-8-0; S. Shepherd (Gateford Angling Supplies) 138-7-0; N. Shipman (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 129-1-0.

Todmorden AS Pairs Match, Croft Head & Townhouse Fishery, Littleborough, Lancs. Sun. D. Keenan & R. McKendry 3; C. Lett & P. Mottram 6; P. Cryer & A. Kitson 8; C. Howarth & J. Mellor 9; P. Fitton & S. Newsham 11.

Towcester Vets, Dog Lane Fishery, Napton-on-the-Hill, Warks. Wed. G. Reed 138-0-0; J. Balhatchett 59-0-0; G. Martin 54-4-0.

Townsend Lakes Fishery, Upwell, Cambs. Sun., Kingfisher Pool. A. Kinsey 64-13-0; A. Adams 53-0-0; S. Hawkes 46-2-0.

Wassell Grove Fisheries, Hagley, Worcs. Sat., Match Pool. T. Homer (Stevens Tackle) 47-4-0; D. Johnson Jnr. (Stevens Tackle) 42-0-0; P. Lawrence (Wassell Grove) 36-12-0; M. Keen (Wassell Grove) 34-6-0.

White Hart Flore AC, Barby Banks Fishery, Barby, Warks. Sun. D. Chapman 106-8-0; A. Sibley 88-0-0; P. Jackson 71-8-0.

White Hart Flore AC Vets, Barby Banks Fishery, Barby, Warks. Wed. T. Adams 126-0-0; T. Griffiths 69-12-0; J. Wiggins 68-12-0.

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