News article created on 18 April 2017

Angling match results for week ending 22 April 2017

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

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Border Friendly League, Round 5, Llangollen Canal, Trench Hall Farm, Wrexham, N. Wales. Sun. S. Hayward (Cheshire MG) 5-12-4; N. Griffin (Oswestry) 4-6-3; G. Evans (Welshpool) 3-1-4.

Crewe & District MG Open, Shropshire Union Canal nr. Cheswardine, Shrops. Sun. C. Morris (Team Les ‘O’) 7-2-4; B. Leatherbarrow (Browning Lifestyle) 6-14-0; L. Kenyon (Browning Lifestyle) 6-8-0; P. Dobing (Browning Lifestyle) 5-12-0.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Shawhall Lane, Coven, Staffs. Thurs. PM. B. Jones (Goodyear AC) 5-10-13; M. Wood (Goodyear AC) 4-5-0; B. Birch (Goodyear AC) 3-10-12.

Izaak Walton (Stafford) AA Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Little Onn, Church Eaton, Staffs. Sat. D. Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 7-5-8; M. Wood (Four Ashes AC) 6-15-8; S. Cope (Four Ashes AC) 6-1-8.

Sensas Strike Open, Stourbridge Canal, Brierley Hill, W. Mids. Good Fri. D. Sheaf (Canal Kings) 5-12-2; T. Foster (Sensas Dams & Lock) 5-5-6; A. Newton (Sensas Strike) 4-4-5.

Sportsman AC Open, Walsall Canal, Bull Lane, Wednesbury, W. Mids. Sat. D. Arnold (Sportsman AC) 4-4-0; S. Harris (Sportsman AC) 4-3-0; D. Anderson (ZLT Angling Products) 2-11-0; D. Conway (Carthy’s Tackle) 2-9-0.

Thornhill AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, W. Yorks. Sat. L. Wrzosek (Dino Floats) 2-7-0; K. Marshall (Tri-Cast Calder) 2-4-8; S. Parkinson (Thornhill AC) 2-1-0; G. Makin (Thornhill AC) 1-6-0.

Wolverhampton Over 60’s Club Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Sections 3 & 4, Penkridge, Staffs. Wed. A. Shaw (Wolverhampton AA/Rough Hay AC) 10-2-0; R. Grosvenor (Bridgtown Social AC) 7-9-8; R. Jarvis (Telford) 6-2-2; A. Round (Browning Lifestyle) 5-12-15.

Woodside AA Opens, Dudley No.1 Canal, Woodside AA Waters (pegs 33-70), Merry Hill, Dudley, W. Mids. Sat. B. Jarvis (Canal Kings) 6-10-10; M. Hardman (Sensas Black Country) 5-1-0; T. Biddle (Alan’s Tackle) 4-4-9. Sun., Dudley No.1 Canal, Link 51 Section, Merry Hill, Dudley, W. Mids. M. Howell (Brierley Hill) 6-11-4; R. Stanton (Sensas Black Country) 6-10-14; T. Boyce (Drennan Oxford) 6-6-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Stourbridge Canal, Tank Section, Brierley Hill, W. Mids. G. Owen (Good Intent) 4-11-12; T. Biddle (Alan’s Tackle) 3-5-5; T. Bowen (Canal Kings) 2-11-2.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Earlswood Lakes, Earlswood, Solihull, W. Mids. Sat., Engine Pool. Carp Open: C. Hill (Earlswood) 18-0-0; P. Bromwich (Earlswood) 13-0-0; N. Russell (Earlswood) 3-8-0. Bream Open: B. Cheese (Earlswood) 27-0-0; S. Farmer (Peg One Angling) 17-0-0; M. Bissett (Birmingham) 16-8-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Bream Open, Windmill Pool. C. Hill (Earlswood) 57-8-0; S. Connelly (Earlswood) 53-8-0; B. Cheese (Earlswood) 37-0-0.


Blackfords Progressive Monthly Open, Kingswood Lake, Cannock, Staffs. Sat. B. Harris (Blackfords) 21-10-0; K. Taylor (Manchester) 13-10-0; D. Nicholls (Walsall) 12-6-0.

Bridgnorth Comrades AC, Woodcote Hall, Newport, Shrops. Sun., Priory Pool. C. Holmes (Middle Severn Angling) 93-3-0; J. Webb (Bridgnorth AS) 76-0-0; R. George (Wolverhampton) 61-10-0; P. Cartwright (Wolverhampton) 57-6-0.

Hodnet AC, Ryley’s Pool, Hodnet, Shrops. Thurs. R. Yeomans (Hodnet AC) 22-3-0; J. McCann (Hodnet AC) 19-2-0; B. Peake (Hodnet AC) 18-12-0. Sun., Preeswood Pool, Hodnet, Shrops. I. Watson (Hodnet AC) 27-12-0; D. Yale (Hodnet AC) 26-6-0; T. Gollins (Hodnet AC) 21-2-0.

Milton Keynes Vets, Canons, Northants. Wed. D. Cantrell 61-6-0; E. Sattler 53-5-0; R. Lett 32-1-0.

Redditch Federation Open, Arrow Valley Lake, Redditch, Worcs. Sat. A. Campbell (Redditch Fed.) 34-12-0; J. Walkden (Sensas WB Clarke) 26-1-8; A. Hand (Worcester) 19-14-0; M. Price (Hymatic AC) 19-4-8.

The Fleets Dam, Barnsley, W. Yorks. Sat. R. Jagger 26-14-8; B. Mollart 20-8-0; R. Dennis 19-8-0.

Towcester AC, Wappenham Water (Silver Lake), Brookside, Northants. Sun. D. Gibbins 9-4-0; A. Kimpton 6-8-0; B. Eaton 4-8-0.


Abbots Bromley MG, Solhampton Fishery, Stourport-on-Severn, Worcs. Sat., Valley Pool. R. Cashmore 68-14-0; P. Jeffery 66-4-0; C. Dean 62-1-0; C. Dickson 52-0-0. Sun., Invitation Match, Duck Pool. P. Jeffery 232-0-0; S. Porter 170-2-0. (only top two supplied).

Alders Farm Easter Open, Gt. Brickhill, Bucks. Sun. R. Brain 136-0-0; T. Price 126-0-0; A. Grey 117-0-0.

Beechdale AC, Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Willows Pool. M. Shillam (Beechdale AC) 69-12-0; B. Bratt (Beechdale AC) 53-8-0; L. Pickett (Beechdale AC) 50-8-0.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants. Wed., Brickyard Pool. A. Jones 24-6-0; R. King 19-4-0; C. Hewlett 18-6-0. Sat., Brickyard Pool. M. Hewlett 22-12-0; A. Jones 19-6-0; F. Pizamenti 18-4-0. Sun., Grendon Pool. J. Kent 47-8-0; C. Garratt 30-6-0; G. Millard 30-2-0.

Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffs. Sat., Suez Canal & Arena Pool. J.J. Glover (Nathan’s) 71-10-0; P. Williamson (Browning Lifestyle) 71-8-0; G. Kirby (Team Cudmore) 62-7-0. Sun., Suez & Moors Canals. A. Shepherd (Independent) 65-12-0; H. Rushton (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 62-2-0; G. Billinge (Cudmore) 59-11-0.

Drennan Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Wed., Boundary Pool. G. Byfield (Minor AC) 48-12-0; T. Knights (MFL) 36-2-0; M. Lane (Moaning Sods) 27-10-0. Thurs., Affordable, Middle & Windmill Pools. O. Robinson (Custom Tied Hooks) 168-10-0; C. Cameron (Middy/Old Ghost) 166-6-0; D. Howard (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 165-8-0. Sat., Boundary Pool. I. McCulloch (Brown’s Angling) 51-12-0; P. Baird (Preston) 46-6-0; T. Winstone (Bonehill Mill) 31-8-0. Sun., Island & Windmill Pools. M. Howard (Ringer Baits) 135-6-0; M. Hemming (Lodge Park) 123-0-0; C. Cameron (Middy/Old Ghost) 101-10-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Island & Windmill Pools. J. Cooke (Sensas Smithy’s) 98-12-0; L. Wood (MFL) 95-6-0; J. Burton (ABAC) 90-8-0. 

Dynamite Baits Two Day Easter Festival, Hackett Lakes, Holme Pierrepont, Notts. Good Fri., Match Lake. K. Tipton (Sensas) 14K 000g; B. Campbell (Notts.) 12K 800g; R. Dowding (Mill Tackle) 10K 200g. Sat., Match Lake. N. Bailey (Ian’s Tackle) 17K 000g; L. ‘Kibba’ Jepson (Notts.) 12K 000g; J. Hardwick (Notts.) 10K 100g. Overall: N. Bailey (Ian’s Tackle) 22k 200g; L. ‘Kibba’ Jepson (Notts.) 21K 800g; K. Tipton (Sensas) 17K 500g; B. Campbell (Notts.) 17K 300g.

Finedon AC, Chapmans Lake, Crandon, Northants. Sun. P. Neale 18-4-0; T. Kirk 17-8-0; G. Eade 16-11-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC, Barby Marshes, Rugby, Warks. Sun. R. ‘I’m back on form’ Rawlins 15-0-0; S. Smith 12-0-0; T. Smith 11-0-0.

Furnace Mill Fishery, Bewdley, Worcs. Sun., Mucky Meadow Pool. K. Williams (Wolverhampton) 109-15-0; D. Randle (Furnace Mill) 104-7-0; D. Sheldon (Foster’s AC) 98-0-0.

Glebe AC, Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, Leics. Sun. R. Lay 48-8-0; D. Jones 44-4-0; D. Haddon 34-9-0.

Goodyear AC, Curborough Fishery, Lichfield, Staffs. Sun., Canal Pool. P. Rogers (Goodyear AC) 21-6-0; G. Godfrey (Goodyear AC) 17-10-6; S. Thomson (Goodyear AC) 16-10-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Match Pool. C. Kidd (Hawkesbury) 74-0-0; D. Markham (Hawkesbury) 61-2-0; V. Cziniscalko (Hawkesbury) 59-7-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Match Pool. D. Markham (Hawkesbury) 100-9-0; D. Lutwyche (Hawkesbury) 75-9-0; C. Kidd (Hawkesbury) 62-3-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries Three Day Easter Festival, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., Day One, Canal, Bridge & Meadow Pools. P. Ashdown (Lingmere) 207-8-0; K. Jones (Oswestry) 163-0-0; M. Godfrey (Guru) 160-14-0. Sun., Day Two, Canal, Bridge & Meadow Pools. M. Dawes (Drennan NW) 180-1-0; S. Brown (Congleton) 173-5-0; J. Chapman (Maver Gold Dynamite) 159-12-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Day Three, Canal, Bridge & Meadow Pools. M. Godfrey (Guru) 201-12-0; A. Moors (Nathan’s Tackle) 173-4-0; A. King (Maver Gold Dynamite) 165-13-0.Festival overall: T. Scholey (Sheffield) 4 £1,000; M. Dawes (Drennan NW) 5 (2 section wins, 429-0-0) £800; A. King (Maver Gold Dynamite) 5 (2 section wins, 422-0-0) £600; A. Hulme (Maver Gold Dynamite) 5 (2 section wins, 385-0-0) £350; F. Gianoncelli (Preston Innovations) 5 (2 section wins, 310-0-0) £250; J. Chapman (Maver Gold Dynamite) 5 (1 section win, 408-0-0) £200.

Lakeside Fishery, Ranskill, Retford, Notts. Sat. R. Hanson 73-10-0; S. Butler 71-4-0; R. Gibson 63-14-0.

Meadowlands Fisheries Spring League Final, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Sun. W. Sharman 166-5-0; G. Maxwell 141-14-0; W. Walton 141-6-0. Final league: 1st P. Caton; 2nd W. Sharman.

Mill Farm Open, Lutterworth, Leics. Sun. P. Chapman 16-6-0; J. Jones 13-4-0; D. Tebbutt 12-10-0.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Owl Pool. B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 111-0-0; A. Welding (Sensas Strike) 85-0-0; S. Owen (Monkhall) 75-13-0. Good Fri., Lark & Owl Pools. A. Jones (Sensas Strike) 98-4-0; S. Roberts (OAC) 89-6-0; J. Hall (Middy/Bag’em) 85-8-0. Sat., Lark & Owl Pools. (Joint 1st) D. Humphries (Monkhall) 94-0-0; J. Hall (Middy/Bag’em) 94-0-0; B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 86-0-0. Sun., Lark & Hawk Pools. J. Hall (Middy/Bag’em) 101-6-0; A. Rowbottom (ABC) 90-2-0; K. Butler (Turbertini Ludlow) 88-15-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Swallow Pool. J. Hall (Middy/Bag’em) 106-1-0; G. Gollins (Swan Elite) 99-10-0; P. Gregory (Swan Elite) 93-9-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Tues., Costcutter, Silver Pool. B. Tandy (Moorlands) 78-1-0; P. Hodge (Moorlands) 72-10-0; T. Stead (WMP Maver) 64-11-0. Wed., Over 50’s, Meadow Pool. D. Roberts (Lifestyle) 121-14-0; K. Boden (Central Trains) 117-0-0; K. Wright (Moorlands) 92-2-0. Thurs., Costcutter, Bank, Moors & Island Pools. S. Parker (Steven’s Tackle) 132-0-0; A. Esprey (Moorlands) 130-8-0; P. Cahill (Moorlands) 88-4-0. Good Fri., Silver Pool. A. Jackson (TBF) 102-2-0; C. Hill (Mosella) 80-4-0; I. Mills (Robin’s Timber) 74-6-0. Sat., Bank, Moors, Island & Middle Pools. P. Mace (Autism B’ham) 169-6-0; S. Julian (Moorlands) 123-14-0; D. Jordan (Foster’s) 116-10-0. Sun., Meadow & Bank Pools. A. Morrison (Fisherman’s Friend) 147-9-0; P. Bailey (Colmic) 111-0-0; I. Mills (Robin’s Timber) 97-10-0.

Osprey AC, Arrans Fishery, Chelmsford, Essex. Sun. T. McGregor 246-0-0; E. Blaine 190-0-0; I. Millin 183-0-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool. J. Newton (Smithy’s) 119-12-0; S. Edwards (Packington) 104-0-0; D. Wooding (Solihull Angling Centre) 101-15-0. Good Fri., Little Geary’s Pool. S. Whittaker (Packington) 118-4-0; D. Wooding (Solihull Angling Centre) 94-2-0; A. Mansfield (MAP) 90-5-0. Sat., Big Geary’s Pool. I. Keywood (Solihull Angling Centre) 70-3-0; L. Haldron (Sensas Strike) 68-6-0; D. Elliott (Packington) 60-3-0. Sun., Teams of Three, Molands Mere & Big Geary’s Pools. J. Burchell (Packington) 80-13-0; J. Brown (Packington) 78-12-0; I. Keywood (Solihull Angling Centre) 75-8-0; K. Webb (Packington) 67-12-0. Teams: D. Tresigne (Packington), D. Elliot (Packington) & M. Brayfield (Gone Fishin’) 9; S. Bellion (Packington), S. Whittaker (Packington), S. Edwards (Packington) 12; S. Lovell (Mosella UK), R. Beasley (Packington), J. Burchell (Packington) 17.

Poole Hall Fisheries, Alveley, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Kingfisher Pool. A. Goode (Poole Hall) 134-0-0; S. Burrows (Poole Hall) 119-12-0; A. ‘Tojo’ Hickman (Poole Hall) 91-4-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Ash & Hawthorn Pools. R. Johnson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 134-5-0; H. Colley (Preston Innovations Boldings) 112-8-0; C. Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 103-8-0. Wed., Willow & Larch Pools. T. Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings) 94-3-0; G. Palmer (Fitters AC) 90-14-0; M. Jameson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 88-9-0. Thurs., Sycamore & Chestnut Pools. H. Colley (Preston Innovations Boldings) 130-8-0; C. Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 120-6-0; S. Owen (Monkhall) 74-13-0. Sat., Sycamore & Chestnut Pools. C. Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 99-6-0; A. Williams (Vespe) 94-4-0; R. Hancox (B&H Floats) 88-12-0. Sun., Ash & Larch Pools. D. Emlyn (OAC) 83-6-0; M. Davidson (B&H Floats) 82-7-0; R. Guest (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 74-0-0.

Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Good Fri. T. Edwards (Swan Elite) 127-10-0; W. Harris (Ironbridge AC) 115-14-0; M. Tew (Fatty’s Bait & Tackle) 91-2-0; M. Brookes (Matric) 90-14-0. Sat. T. Edwards (Swan Elite) 123-0-0; C. Hyde (Quarry Pool) 116-10-0; M. Mountford (Shifnal) 95-0-0; A. Buckley (Shifnal) 92-8-0. Sun., Brewood British Legion. A. Rose (Brewood British Legion) 81-5-0; J. Watkins (Brewood British Legion) 76-14-0; I. Kull (Brewood British Legion) 76-2-0. Bank Holiday Mon. C. Hyde (Quarry Pool) 113-12-0; S. Walters (Chestnut Tree AC) 99-10-0; S. Dale (Woodend) 99-8-0; M. Mountford (Shifnal) 98-4-0.

Risby Park Fisheries, Beverley, E. Yorks. Sat., Folly Pool. S. Pulford 82-10-0; N. Robinson 79-2-0; M. Wood 59-12-0; J. Fletcher 46-12-0; ‘Mags’ 40-8-0. Silvers: J. Fletcher 29-4-0; N. Robinson 13-8-0; M. Wood 13-7-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Tues., Sherwood Lake. M. Duke (Miracle Baits) 48-13-0; J. Urruty (Alfreton Angling Centre) 45-12-0; A. Kitt (Worksop Juniors) 44-0-0. Wed., Holmedale Lake. C. Brown (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 114-14-0; C. Brazier (Gateford Angling Supplies) 110-15-0; M. Langton (Drennan Sherwood Fishery) 102-11-0. Sun., Holmedale Lake. R. Evans (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 105-14-0; D. Higgins (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 81-3-0; G. Cooper (Matrix Dynamite Trentmen) 80-4-0.

Townsend Lakes Fishery, Upwell, Cambs. Sun., Cuckoo Canal. A. Owen (Townsend) 174-10-0; C. Begbie (Townsend) 96-8-0; M. Pollard (Townsend) 95-13-0.

Wassell Grove, Hagley, Worcs. Sat 8th April., Brook’s Pool. D. Johnson Snr. (Steven’s Tackle) 42-12-0; D. Johnson Jnr. (Steven’s Tackle) 27-8-0; R. Neath (Wassell Grove) 25-4-0. Sun 9th April., St. Francis AC, Match Pool. W. Hall (St. Francis AC) 43-0-0; L. Wilson (St. Francis AC) 27-11-0; M. Rathbone (St. Francis AC) 27-9-0. Sat. A. Penn (Wassell Grove) 72-8-0; W. Stokes (Wassell Grove) 58-12-0; P. Padmore (Phoenix AC/Wassell Grove) 50-6-0. Sun., Pensnett & Brockmoor AC. I. Wakeman (Pensnett & Brockmoor AC) 21-3-0; T. Reese (Pensnett & Brockmoor AC) 20-0-0; D. Wassell (Pensnett & Brockmoor AC) 16-6-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Mon, Belvedere Pool. A. Wood (Weston Pools/Sanatigen/Saga) 104-6-0; D. Brown (Weston Pools) 93-0-0; A. Jones (Rake n Pikel) 75-1-0. Tues., Rover. W. Rooke (Tackle Saver) 136-8-0; M. Dawes (Drennan NW) 107-4-0; T. Trainer (Weston Pools) 92-4-0. Thurs., Weston Veterans, Jack’s Pool. P. Conde (Weston Pools) 54-12-0; A. Wood (Weston Pools) 49-8-0; J. Dixon (Weston Pools) 37-2-0. Good Fri., Over 50’s, Rover. T. Powell (Weston Pools) 86-0-0; T. Collins (Weston Pools) 83-8-0; J. Dixon (Weston Pools) 58-8-0. Sat., Rover. R. O’Connor (Drennan NW) 144-10-0; L. Saville (Mosella NW/Dynamite Baits) 141-2-0; B. Giles (Milo) 109-4-0. Sun., Stretton & Clay Pit Pools. M. Taylor (Guru/Dynamite Baits) 106-10-0; L. Werret (Milo) 98-6-0; P. Taylor (Guru/Dynamite Baits) 93-3-0.

White Hart Flore AC, Toft Farm Fishery, Rugby, Warks. Sun. D. Griffiths 127-8-0; A. Sibley 113-0-0; D. Chapman 112-0-0.

White Hart Flore AC Vets, Toft Farm Fishery, Rugby, Warks. Wed. T. Griffiths 110-14-0; G. Muddiman 102-6-0; T. Adams 95-12-0.

Willowbrook Fisheries, Islip, Northants. Sun., Rysons Lake. I. Smith 20-9-0; C. Yeowl 16-11-0; T. Smith 9-7-0.

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