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Angling match results for week ending 23 March 2019

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Browning Central Coventry Canal Teams of Four Winter League, Final Round (6), Hartshill & Nuneaton Sections, N. Warks. Sun. J. Scrivener (Matrix Trentmen A) 8-9-0; P. Cox (Matrix Trentmen Blue) 6-6-0; R. Casterton (Browning Central Silverlite) 5-12-0; J. Lock (Colmic Soar) 5-9-3; M. Hatchard (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 5-9-0; B. Allsopp (3 Counties) 5-6-15. Teams: Matrix Trentmen A 15; Browning Central Silverlite 16; Matrix Trentmen Blue 22 (Joint 4th) Browning Central Xitan 23; Sensas Dams & Lock 23; Browning Central Sphere 24. Final league: Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech 96; Browning Central Silverlite 118; Matrix Trentmen A 142; 3 Counties 143; Matrix Trentmen Blue 147; Browning Central Sphere 155.

Dave’s of Middlewich Individual Winter League, Final Round (6), Trent & Mersey Canal, Red Shale car park & Rookery Bridge Sections, Elworth, Ches. Sun. S. Crossley (Preston NW) 13-11-0; B. Meggs (Northwich Anglers) 12-13-8; A. Crook (Preston NW) 11-10-8; B. Clarke (Wyche Anglers) 10-9-10; J. Leeds (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 7-9-0; B. Chambers (Warrington Tackle & Guns) 7-4-10. Final league: S. Crossley (Preston NW) 10; A. Crook (Preston NW) 6; J. Leeds (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 5 (on weight); S. Mottram (Drennan NW) 5; B. Chambers (Warrington Tackle & Guns) 5.

Goodyear AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Rye Hill, Staffs. Sun. S. Thomson (Goodyear AC) 2-5-0 (Golden Peg Win); W. Kneller (Goodyear AC) 1-14-0; M. Thomson (Goodyear AC) 0-14-0.

Nene/Towcester AC, Grand Union Canal, Banbury Lane, Rothersthorpe, S. Northants. Sun. B. Beard 7-10-0; J. Harris 5-5-0; A. Kimpton 4-5-0.

Nottingham Federation Winter League, Final Round (6), Nottingham Canal, London Road Match Length, Nottingham, Notts. Sun. S. Harper (Notts. Castle AC) 10-14-0; I. Foulds (East Leake AC) 10-3-0; S. McLellan (Notts. Castle AC) 8-13-0; G. Smith (Midlands AS) 8-3-0; J. Simpson (Midlands AS) 6-10-0; C. Williams (Midlands AS) 6-8-0; C. Shaw (Midlands AS) 6-5-0; P. Tomlinson (Midlands AS) 4-6-0. Top three in the final league table: 1st G. Smith (Midlands AS); 2nd S. McLellan (Notts. Castle AC); 3rd S. Harper (Notts. Castle AC).

Rough Hay AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Brewood, Staffs. Sun. J. Meredith (Rough Hay AC) 3-5-8; A. Meredith (Rough Hay AC) 1-13-4; D. Owen (Rough Hay AC) 0-12-6.

Sportsman AC Open, Walsall Canal, Bull Lane Section, Wednesbury, W. Mids. Sat. D. Arnold (Sportsman AC) 3-9-2; D. Sheaf (Canal Kings) 2-12-8; K. Clark (Old Hill Labour AC) 2-1-6.

Staffordshire Individual Winter League, Final Round (6), Shropshire Union Canal, Little Onn, Staffs. Sat., D. Williams (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 9-14-0; P. Murrin (Sensas Black Country) 8-5-6; K. Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 6-10-10; M. Wood (Four Ashes AC) 5-5-12. Final league: K. Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 7; D. Williams (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 13; B. Leatherbarrow (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 14 (two section wins); M. Wood (Four Ashes AC) 14 (one section win); K. Hulland (Team Eclipse) 15; S. Cope (Four Ashes AC) 16.

Wolverhampton AA Individual Spring League, Round 1, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Wombourne, Staffs. Sun. B. Garbett (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 23-0-0; J. Garbett (Team Eclipse) 14-14-0; M. Owen (Sensas Black Country) 13-7-0; B. Leatherbarrow (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 11-11-0.

Wolverhampton AA Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Penkridge, Staffs. Wed. P. Chilton (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 8-4-0; N. Turner (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 6-3-8; J. Benness (Goodyear AC) 3-10-8.


Final Fling Open, River Trent, Newark Dyke, Newark, Notts. Thurs. D. Jones 46-13-0 (12 bream); M. Bond 21-14-0; P. Bradshaw 20-13-0; J. Marcer 20-0-0.

MK Vets Midweek Sweep, River Ouzel, Riverside, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Wed. A. Maddock 4-3-0; M. Hefferon 3-15-0; B. Witteridge 2-1-0.

Olney & Clifton FA Open, River Gt. Ouse, Olney, Bucks. Tues. J. Balhatchett 5-15-0; C. Howard 5-2-0; P. Laughton 4-12-0.

River Steeping Final Fling Open, River Steeping, Old School House Area, Dovecote, Wainfleet, Lincs. Thurs. D. Dean 7-8-0; D. Skinner 6-5-0; I. Brodie 5-10-0; L. Shucksmith 5-6-0; A. Rawlings 4-6-0; N. Watson 4-5-0.

Winsford DAA Opens, Winsford, Ches. Wed 27 Feb. P. Walsh 15-3-0; P. ‘Jonty’ Johnson (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 12-10-0; I. Breeze (Cresta/Gamakatsu) 11-5-0; G. Webster 11-1-0. Wed. S. Walton 9-12-0; G. Jolly 5-12-0; R. Woodvine 2-11-0; L. Breeze (Cresta/Gamakatsu) 0-2-0.

Canal & River Trust Stillwater

Earlswood Lakes, Solihull, W. Mids. Sat., Windmill (Yachter) Lake. P. Jones (Foster’s) 32-0-0; A. Hand (Worcester) 30-10-0; K. Tipton (Sensas) 24-0-0; B. Cheese (Earlswood) 16-8-0.


Castle AC, Canons, Northants. Sun. P. Reynolds 23-0-0; D. Cantrell 15-13-0; P. Laughton 14-7-0.

Hodnet AC, Preeswood Pool, Hodnet, Shrops. Thurs. T. Nutt (Hodnet AC) 40-11-0; T. Gollins (Hodnet AC) 25-8-0; S. Neale (Hodnet AC) 17-5-0. Sun. T. Nutt (Hodnet AC) 28-9-0; T. Gollins (Hodnet AC) 27-9-0; B. Peake (Hodnet AC) 18-8-0.

Todmorden AS Silvers Match, Croft Head, Littleborough, Lancs. Sun. J. Mellor 11-0-0; D. White 10-10-0; R. Priestley 10-0-0; G. Mallinson 8-5-0.


A.J. Jewson Silver Fish League, Sunrise Lakes, Spofforth, N. Yorks. Sun. P. Dwyer (Drake Floats) 19-4-0; P. Thurlow (Tri-Cast Calder) 15-6-0; A. Copperwaite (KL Tackle) 15-3-0; M. Dobson (A.J. Jewson) 13-12-0; A. Barker (The Oaks) 13-10-0; I. Dawson (Mirfield AC) 13-6-0.

A.J. Jewson Silvers Only Match, Sykehouse Fisheries, Goole, S. Yorks. Tues., Twin Isles & Match Lakes. K. Marshall (Octbox/Tri-Cast Calder) 33-8-0; T. Marsh (Tri-Cast Calder) 24-0-0; W. Mcleavy (Tri-Cast Calder) 21-10-0; D. Kershaw (Matrix Halifax) 21-4-0; N. Burland (Tri-Cast Calder) 20-9-0; P. Wilson (Tri-Cast Calder) 20-5-0.

Alders Farm, Gt. Brickhill, Bucks. Tues. B. Wignall 119-0-0; T. Price 106-0-0; R. Dzialak 100-0-0.

Barnburgh Lakes, Doncaster, Yorks. Sat., Bottom Pond. L. Rowland 134-8-0; A. Foster 122-6-0; A. Pimperton 67-10-0.

Blundells Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Trio, Oak & Pine Lakes. A. Musgrove (Edgeley Sports) 109-13-0; S. Boyd Jnr. (Mersey Dockers) 80-9-0; M. Hassall (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 64-4-0.

Brookside Fisheries, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Snake Lakes 1 & 2. S. Conroy (Kamasan) 55-12-0; A. Metcalfe 49-5-0; J. Lindsay (Low Hills) 47-13-0.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants. Wed. M. Hewlett 48-0-0; P. Wintle 39-0-0; C. Hewlett 36-14-0. Sat. A. West 42-0-0; C. Hewlett 36-12-0; M. Hewlett 32-4-0. Sun. C. Bennett 21-8-0; I. Drage 20-0-0; G. Millward 12-8-0.

Chris Hill Silver Fish & Feeder Only Open, Barston Lakes, Solihull, W. Mids. Sun. C. Harvey (Cadence UK) 33-8-0; D. Barlow (Drennan) 28-8-0; G. Vallance (Barston) 28-6-0; P. Davey (Barston) 26-0-0; S. Kelly (Barston) 25-12-0.

Dave Watkins/Tern Fisheries Open, Tern Fisheries, Market Drayton, Shrops. Sat. K. Faulkner (Trench Lock AC) 68-1-0; D. Yale (Hodnet AC) 35-15-0; T. Jackson (Newport) 35-12-0.

Drennan Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Wed., Affordable, Windmill & Middle Pools. A. Wilkes (Broom AC) 167-2-0; F. Donachie (Mosella UK) 150-6-0; P. Sutor (MFL) 100-14-0. Sat., Island & Middle Pools. S. Ford (Mosella UK/Bag’em) 149-10-0; C. Cameron (Middy/Bait-Tech) 136-0-0; M. Bull (Frenzee) 121-0-0. Sun., Middle & Boundary Pools. M. Galaszewski (Bag’em) 89-14-0; D. Fisher (Alan’s Tackle) 77-0-0; G. Organ (Garbolino) 76-14-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC, Barby Marshes, Barby, Warks. Sun. N. Chambers 7-8-0; B. Prowse 7-1-0; R. Rawlins 6-4-0.

Glebe AC, Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, Lutterworth, Leics. Sun., Crano Lake. R. Coleman 28-7-0; M. Annable 24-9-0; D. Jones 22-13-0.

Golden Rod Two Day Final 2019, Colmic/Bag’em Larford Lakes, Stourport-on-Severn, Worcs. Sat/Sun. S. Ringer 133-13-0 (£12,000); T. Pickering 132-14-0. (only top two supplied).

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Match Pool. J. Kidd (Hawkesbury) 39-7-0; D. Lutwyche (Hawkesbury) 29-9-0; G. Haywood (Hawkesbury) 23-1-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., Open, Rover. D. Taylor (Lichfield) 226-12-0; S. Williamson (Maver Gold Dynamite) 201-0-0; G. Skerritt (Stoke) 154-6-0; D. Bracken (Nathan’s Youth) 134-14-0; P. Denny (Heronbrook) 127-6-0; A. Davies (Maver Gold Dynamite) 123-0-0. Sun., Teams of Four Spring League, Round 1, All Pools. B. Parkes (Mango) 148-2-0; A. Hulme (Maver Gold Dynamite Oak) 132-14-0; S. Bates (Trentham Lakes) 130-2-0; D. Hallam (Dynamite Maver Midlands/Bag’em) 113-10-0; W. Crowder (Ultimate Pellet) 107-0-0; R. Shaw (Wigan) 101-8-0. Teams: (Joint 1st) Maver Gold Dynamite Yew 10; Dynamite Maver Midlands/Bag’em 10; (Joint 3rd) Wigan 11; Tri-Cast Guru 11; Maver Gold Dynamite Oak 11; (Joint 6th) Trentham Lakes 12; Nathan’s Youth 12.

Izaak Walton Fishery, Chebsey, Stafford, Staffs. Sat., Canal, Top & Bottom Pools. N. Moutter 96-2-0; R. Pedlar 76-12-0; R. Dale 74-11-0.

Makins Fishery, Bramcote, Nuneaton, Warks. Wed., Nisa Feeders Open, Phase 1-Lake Two. T. Sanderson (Leicester) 91-8-0; R. Reeve (Jaguar AC) 38-2-0; J. Adamson (Nisa Feeders) 30-3-0. Thurs., Nisa Feeders Open, Phase 2-Snake & Crater Lakes. B. Greenbury (Drennan Leicester) 50-12-0; B. Rowlands (Burton-on-Trent) 44-8-0; J. Adamson (Nisa Feeders) 41-14-0.

Meadowlands Teams of Three Final, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Sun. Winner on the day: A. Wakelin (Blacky’s Bullets) 119-12-0. Teams: Blacky’s Bullets 8; Ginger Ninjas 16; Lane’s Bait & Tackle 17. Final league: Lane’s Bait & Tackle 90; Captain Cooks 95; Tornadoes 107.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Owl Pool. A. Rowbottom (Monkhall) 68-2-0; B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 60-7-0; K. Hayes (Monkhall) 50-14-0. Sat., Lark & Owl Pools. B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 66-10-0; M. Harris (MH Floats/Monkhall) 58-4-0; I. Kull (Chestnut Tree AC) 52-12-0. Sun., Hawk & Lark Pools. J. O’Sullivan (Oakengates) 86-10-0; A. Jones (Mosella Select) 85-15-0; D. White (Drennan NW) 68-2-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Wed., Over 50’s Open, Silver Pool. R. Kings (Mosella) 132-14-0; M. Watson (DGL) 112-4-0; J. Fox (Moorlands) 85-4-0. Thurs., Costcutter, Bank Pool. G. Reynolds (Fatty’s Bait & Tackle) 74-6-0; J. Dale (Smithy’s) 59-14-0; P. Hodge (Moorlands) 56-4-0. Sat., Winter Pairs Series, Final Round (8), Silver & Meadow Pools. C. Jones (Old Bear) 157-11-0; S. Rocke (Moorlands) 138-3-0; C. Pace (CPA) 117-11-0. Pairs: S. Rocke (Moorlands) & N. Colcombe (Moorlands) 2; M. Watson (DGL) & C. Pace (CPA) 3; C. Jones (Old Bear) & M. Jones (Old Bear) 4. Final league: M. Watson (DGL) & C. Pace (CPA) 23; S. Rocke (Moorlands) & N. Colcombe (Moorlands) 25; I. Mills (Robin’s Timber) & R. Brennan (Garbolino) 29. Sun., Meadow, Bank & Island Pools. R. Lamb (Larford) 94-2-0; S. Harris (Guru) 68-4-0; L. Werritt (Middy/Bait-Tech) 66-5-0.

Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Big Max & Moses Pools. A. Dyson (Spotted Fin/Old Hough) 98-11-0; M. Reed (Garbolino Elton) 67-7-0; D. Pimlott (Garbolino Elton) 57-14-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool. J. Burchell (Packington) 33-12-0; J. Shirley (Solihull Angling Centre) 22-0-0; D. Hartshorn (Swann Baits) 21-10-0. Sat., Big Geary’s Pool. M. Sumners (Packington) 88-6-0; G. Merrett (Hawkesbury) 79-10-0; L. Myers (Packington) 70-4-0. Sun., Solihull Angling Centre Open/Silvers League, Final Round, Big Geary’s Pool. J. Shirley (Solihull Angling Centre) 34-3-0; M. Wheatley (Packington) 19-5-0; J. Williams (Packington) 14-10-0. Final league: J. Shirley (Solihull Angling Centre) 4; R. Savage (Lane’s Bait & Tackle) 5 (on weight); M. Wheatley (Packington) 5; D. Smith (Packington) 5; K. Winn (Lane’s Bait & Tackle) 5.

Partridge Lakes, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Covey Lakes 1-4. F. Cooke 131-2-0; S. Berry 82-10-0; D. Curtis 79-8-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Hawthorn & Beech Pools. S. Christian (Mosella) 49-4-0; S. Aston (Swan AC) 48-14-0; B. Tromans (Preston Innovations Boldings) 47-13-0. Thurs., Sycamore Pool. C. Wynn (Tri-Cast Weston) 52-11-0; J. Benjamin (Swan AC) 40-1-0; G. Roberts (Preston Innovations Boldings) 32-11-0. Sat., Ash & Hawthorn Pools.  K. Emlyn (OAC) 93-3-0; A. Naylor (OAC) 83-10-0; M. Stobbs (OAC) 69-11-0. Sun., Oak & Sycamore Pools. B. Hill (Preston Innovations Boldings) 73-12-0; G. Emlyn (OAC) 65-15-0; N. Spain (Total Angling) 64-2-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Wed., Arles Pool. R. Wilson (Peg One) 42-0-0; G. Kirkham (Milo MGM) 34-2-0; B. Hateley (Catshill) 33-14-0. Sat., Back Deans Pool. G. Clark (Mosella Select) 105-2-0; C. Hill (Mosella) 82-12-0; L. Thompson (Bag’em) 55-0-0. Sun., Teams of Four Spring League, Round 2, Front & Back Deans, High & Arles Pool. L. Jan (PR Floats) 101-8-0; D. White (PR Floats) 93-6-0; C. Valender (Lobby’s) 92-10-0. Teams: (Joint 1st) PR Floats 10; Taylor Terrors 10; Maver 12; Lobby’s 13. League: PR Floats 20; (Joint 2nd) Taylor Terrors 26; Maver 26; (Joint 3rd) Mosella Select 27; Milo MGM Black 27.

Stafford Moor Fishery Silvers Festival, Winkleigh, Devon. Sat. D. Shipp 98-7-0; M. Goddard 80-12-0; T. Malloy 70-6-0.

Stoppo’s Fishery, Coton-in-the-Elms, Derbys. Sat. A. Atkins 41-0-0; D. Giles 25-8-0; C. Woolaston 7-0-0.

Sykehouse Fisheries Winter League, Goole, S. Yorks. Sat. O. Taylor 106-4-0; M. Webster 94-13-0; D. Neale 81-2-0.

The Oaks Lakes, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Cedar Lake. S. Luck 94-2-0; D. Birdsall 87-10-0; C. Hall 73-11-0.

The Paul Garratt Memorial Match, Viaduct Fishery, Somerton, Somerset. Sat., Campbell & Cary Lakes. G. O’Shea 243-15-0; P. Curry 210-7-0; D. White 207-7-0.

Todber Manor, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat., Hill View Lake. D. Bruton 101-6-0; A. Tomkins 92-2-0; P. Neate 76-10-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Sat., Open, Rover. J. Humphries (Weston Pools) 121-14-0; A. Hughes (Weston Pools) 105-12-0; A. Griffiths (Weston Pools) 99-2-0.

White Hart Flore AC, Toft Farm Fishery, Kites Hardwick, Rugby, Warks. Wed. G. Muddiman 60-0-0; Tom Griffiths 56-5-0; Trevor Griffiths 54-10-0. Sun., Barby Banks, Barby, Warks. S. Jackson 25-8-0; J. Wiggins 24-8-0; S. Johnson 23-12-0.

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