News article created on 21 May 2018

Angling match results for week ending 26 May 2018

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

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Airsprung AA Sue Cunningham Shield Series, Match 1, Kennet & Avon Canal, Moulton Drive Section, Bradford-on-Avon, Wilts. Fri Eve. T. Ince 6-10-0; P. Rigby 6-2-0; M. Withey 5-1-0; S. Martin 4-10-0; B. Turner 4-6-0; D. Adams 4-0-0; D. Morrison 3-4-0; R. Whitmarsh 3-3-8.

Barford AA Spring Canal League, Round 1, Grand Union Canal, Knowle, W. Mids. Sat. P. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 8-15-8; R. Evans (Browning West Midlands Black) 8-11-8; (Joint 3rd) A. Swift (Browning Silverlite) 6-10-4; P. Millard (Polestars) 6-10-4; K. Perry (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 5-4-12; G. Garrish (Matchbox) 4-15-0. Teams: Wolverhampton AA VDE 6; Browning West Midlands Black 11; Browning Silverlite 13; Polestars 19.

Bridgtown Social AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Mucky Lane Section, Wheaton Aston, Staffs. Sun. A. Homer (Bridgtown Social AC) 5-3-0; S. Brailsford (Bridgtown Social AC) 4-0-0; D. Rayson (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-11-10.

Gloucester & Sharpness Canal Super League Practise, Sainsbury's, Monk, Meadow & Permali, Gloucester, Glos. Sun. J. Tocknell (Sensas Lobby's) 19-14-0; D. Clapton (Colmic Devizes) 16-14-0; R. McKenzie (Sensas Lobby's) 16-8-0; M. Traves (Mosella Strike) 14-7-0; M. Nowicki (Garbolino Blackmore Vale) 12-12-0; D. Micklewright (Daiwa Gordon League) 11-8-0.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, 3 Hammers Golf Course Section, Coven, Staffs. Thurs. T. Blyde (Goodyear AC) 6-0-0; M. Wood (Goodyear AC) 5-1-9; D. Smith (Goodyear AC) 4-11-7.

Lure Anglers Canal Club Pairs League, Round 2, Grand Union Canal, Blue Lias stretch, Stockton, Warks. Sat. J. Cheyne & G. Palmer 529cm; S. Wilson & D. Holmes 371cm, V. Thomaasen & A. Brown 339cm; L. Perry & P. Danby 318cm; J. Potts & T. Knight 268cm; R. Haines & M. McGuire 265cm; I. Lerway & K. Olasz 221cm; L. Heathcote & C. Arcus 217cm; R. Busby & F. Hay 216cm; D. Pahl & G. Canter 187cm.

Sensas Kennet & Avon Canal Spring League, Final Round, Hungerford, Berks. Sun. N. King (Wyvern Angling Gold) 17-13-0; L. Trivett (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 14-13-0; J. Williams (Drennan Oxford) 11-1-0; C. Telling (Devizes Black) 10-12-0; D. Webb (Preston Innovations Black Horse) 10-9-0; S. Saunders (Bordon Shops) 10-1-0.  Teams: Drennan Oxford 96; Preston Innovations Black Horse 92; Drennan Bordon Red 83; Sensas A4 Black 82; Rive Homestores 78; Senas West Sussex 75. League: Garbolino Blackmore Vale 329 (£1000); Preston Innovations Black Horse 317 (£800); Preston Innovations Thatchers B 283 (£600); Drennan Oxford 277 (£300); Wyvern Angling Gold 277; Drennan Bordon Red 275. Indiv winners: R. Randall (Garbolino Blackmore Vale) 98; G. Smith (Preston Innovations Black Horse) 97; N. King (Wyvern Angling Gold) 96. 

Sportsman AC Open, Walsall Canal, Leabrook Road Section, Wednesbury, W. Mids. Sat. D. Arnold (Sportsman AC) 9-10-0; M. Wood (Four Ashes AC) 8-2-6; C. Furnival (Preston Innovations Black Country) 6-7-0.

Ted Carter Lancaster Canal Match Series 2018, Lancaster Canal, Moss Lane Bridge No.63, Garstang, Lancs. to Bridge House Marina, Nateby, Lancs. Sun. M. Wilson 36-10-0; A. Marsden 29-6-0; S. Lenton 25-3-0; S. Wilson 19-15-0; A. Barnes 14-9-0; M. Ellement 11-7-0.

Thornhill AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, W. Yorks. Sat. B. Kellett (Thornhill AC) 4-14-8; J. Needham (Thornhill AC) 3-15-0; G. Lindley (Wakefield AC) 3-3-0; K. Marshall (Octbox/Tri-Cast Calder) 3-0-0; S. Parkinson (Thornhill AC) 2-11-0; M. Sharpe (Thornhill AC) 2-2-0.

Todmorden AS, Rochdale Canal, Dead Length, Rochdale, Gtr. Manchester. Sun. P. Wilkinson (Todmorder AS) 9-4-0; K. Wright (Skipton) 7-0-0; S. Ballon (Ashton Bros.) 4-6-3.

Towcester/Nene AC, Grand Union Canal, Rothersthorpe, S. Northants. Sun. C. Howard 2-1-0; M. Goodridge 1-11-0; T. Saunders 1-9-0.

Trent & Mersey Canal Championship, Match 3, Trent & Mersey Canal, Mill Lane Section, Elworth, Ches. Sun. M. Manson (Dave’s of Middlewich) 4-12-0; (Joint 2nd) S. Parker (Hodnet AC) 3-10-0; S. Fogel (Crewe Match Angling) 3-10-0; L. Kenyon (Lifestyle MG) 3-9-0. League: L. Kenyon (Lifestyle MG) 11; S. Fogel (Crewe Match Angling) 7; (Joint 3rd) S. Preece (Crewe Match Angling) 6; M. Manson (Dave’s of Middlewich) 6.

Tring AC, Grand Union Canal, Aylesbury Arm, Bucks. Sun. T. Watts 12-1-0; S. Lathwell 6-9-0; B. Elliot 5-5-8.

Tring Old Codgers AC, Grand Union Canal, Cooks Wharf, Leighton Buzzard, Beds. Wed. B. Elliot 5-9-0; S. Pavey 5-8-0; S. Purdy 5-1-0; C. Bartlett Howard 4-0-0; P. Leech 2-4-0; D. Moore 2-2-8.

Wolverhampton AA Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, The Bratch, Wombourne, Staffs. Wed. P. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 13-2-0; N. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 12-7-0; M. Owen (Sensas Black Country) 11-6-0.

Wolverhampton AA Spring League, Round 4, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Wombourne, Staffs. Sun. B. Williams (Bilston Angling Centre) 16-4-0; C. Westwood (Four Ashes AC) 14-15-0; E. Gardner (Team Eclipse) 7-6-8; M. Hatchard (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 5-15-8. League: P. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 17; (Joint 2nd) B. Leatherbarrow (Lifestyle MG) 25; M. Appleby (Sensas) 25; P. Cartwright (Bridgnorth AS) 25; C. Westwood (Four Ashes AC) 25; J. Benness (Goodyear AC) 26; B. Preece (Bridgnorth AS) 32.

Wolverhampton Over 60s Club Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Goodyear AC Waters, Slade Heath, Coven, Staffs. Wed. C. Tillet (Bridgtown Social AC) 7-4-14; M. Wood (Four Ashes AC) 6-6-2; D. Rayson (Bridgtown Social AC) 6-5-0.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Codnor Park Reservoir Opens, nr. Ripley, Derbys. Wed. J. Urruty 24-7-0; A. Starkey 14-15-0; M. Bent 11-4-0; J. Spencer 8-0-0. Sun. J. Urruty 11-12-0; M. Dawes 5-6-0; T. Potter 4-4-0.

Cradley Heath Labour AC, Blythe Waters, Knowle, Solihull, W. Mids. Sun., Bridge Pool. K. Clark (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 67-6-0; M. Yarsley (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 48-12-0; M. Farley (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 39-8-0.

Earlswood Lakes Silvers Only Open, Solihull, W. Mids. Sat., Windmill (Yachter). P. Downes (Sensas Starlets) 26-0-0; C. Hill (Sensas) 20-11-0; J. Snelson (Redditch) 17-10-0.


Bridgnorth British Legion AC, Hoccum Pool, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. G. Ilic (Bridgnorth British Legion AC) 27-12-0; A. Richard (Coseley) 21-7-0; S. Lloyd (Bridgnorth AS) 13-6-0; C. Atkinson (Wolverhampton) 11-15-0.

Castle AC Silver Fish League, Final Round, Canons, Northants. Sun. P. Laughton 12-7-0; P. Lafflin 12-2-0; J. Rice 11-2-0. Joint league winners: J. Rice & C. Rose.

County Vets, Canons, Northants. Sun. D. Cantrell 17-0-0; P. Lafflin 16-10-0; J. Lewis 14-12-0.

MK Vets, Brackley Lake, Northants. Sun. E. Sattler 35-7-0; P. Chapman 21-0-0; S. Cordingly 17-8-0.


Blundells Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Ash & Trio Pools. S. Woodward (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 118-4-0; S. Boyd Jnr. (Mersey Dockers) 111-7-0; K. Webster (Matrix/Leigh Tackle & Bait) 107-0-0.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants. Wed. F. Pizzimenti 34-12-0; N. Baxter 31-4-0; L. Jones 29-8-0. Sat. K. Garratt 48-8-0; M. Hewlett 46-0-0; F. Pizzimenti 36-12-0. Sun., Grendon Pool. P. Rawlings 39-12-0; P. O’Neil 29-6-0; B. Reed 29-4-0.

Crockett & Jones Works Do, Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, nr. Lutterworth, Leics. Sun. (Joint 1st) G. Wilmott 34-4-0; B. Scrivens 34-4-0; P. Minney 34-0-0.

Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffs. Sat., Suez & Moors Canals. D. Pickering (Nathan’s) 88-0-0; J. Glover Jnr. (Nathan’s) 86-10-0; J. Frost (Cudmore) 82-2-0. Sun., Suez & Moors Canal. C. Day (Matrix) 211-4-0; P. Carnwell (Garbolino) 198-14-0; J. Frost (Cudmore) 167-5-0.

Drennan Manor Farm Leisure Spring Fishing Festival, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Mon., Island, Ash & Middle Pools. D. Wilson (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 109-14-0; S. Rhodes (Clampitts) 94-4-0; K. Wilson (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 89-0-0. Tues., Middle, Boundary, Ash & Island Pools. R. Seymour (Banbury Gunsmiths) 133-4-0; P. Powell (Moaning Sods) 116-6-0; G. Paige (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 108-0-0. Wed., Middle, Island, Ash & Windmill Pools. P. Royds (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 161-0-0; M. Bull (Frenzee) 151-10-0; R. Seymour (Banbury Gunsmiths) 114-6-0. Thurs., Middle, Ash, Island & Windmill Pools. N. Dean (Oxford) 208-4-0; D. Wilson (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 179-12-0; P. Royds (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 96-4-0. Fri., Island, Middle & Ash Pools. T. Winstone (Bonehill Mill) 130-14-0; G. Paige (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 105-8-0; M. Lane (Moaning Sods) 105-4-0. Overall: R. Seymour (Banbury Gunsmiths) 8; L. Dennick (Marukyu) 13; M. Kimber (Swindon) 16.

Drennan Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Sat., Ash & Island Pools. C. Cameron (Middy/Bait-Tech) 73-12-0; R. Merry (MFL) 43-8-0; B. Dowd (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 40-8-0. Sun., Island Pool. G. Picton (Spotted Fin/Garbolino) 80-8-0; C. Rust (Hinders Bait) 75-2-0; L. Dennick (Marukyu) 55-0-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC, Home Farm, Napton-on-the-Hill, Warks. Sun. R. Rawlins 66-0-0; J. Tanser 58-0-0; T. Smith 52-0-0.

Furnace Mill Fishery, Bewdley, Worcs. Sun., Mucky Meadow Pool. J. Pulley (Elmbridge) 59-14-0; S. Harris (JMR Tackle) 52-14-0; J. Wilson (Furnace Mill) 48-12-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Match Pool. R. Wells (Leicester) 86-4-0; D. Markham (Hawkesbury) 70-9-0; R. Harris (Hawkesbury) 61-13-0.

Hayton Lakes, nr. Retford, Notts. Sat., Kingfisher Lake. A. Nixon 82-0-0; C. Clarke 42-8-0; D. Bramhall 40-2-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sun., Open, Island, Meadow & Canal Pools. P. Gibson (Nathan’s Youth) 224-8-0; D. Bracken (Nathan’s Youth) 195-10-0; D. Johnson (Maver Gold Dynamite) 185-8-0; J. Chapman (Maver Gold Dynamite) 158-12-0; S. Foster (Spotted Fin) 156-12-0; J. Broadbent (Manchester) 151-4-0.

King of the Manor 2018 Qualifier, Todber Manor Fisheries, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat. J. Butcher 122-6-0; A. Mayo 118-6-0; D. Faletto 116-10-0; D. Chidzoy 116-8-0. Silvers: D. Wilmott 113-10-0; N. Fox 48-12-0; D. Mayers 40-4-0. Qualifiers: J. Butcher, D. Wilmott.

M.A.M. Qualifier, Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., Canal, Bridge, Meadow & Match Pools & Match Lake. D. Brown (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 178-10-0; P. Gibson (Nathan’s Youth) 140-4-0; P. Carnwell (Bait-Tech) 136-10-0; W. Kirby (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 127-9-0; W. Elcock (Manchester) 109-10-0; M. Fox (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 109-0-0. (The 17 section winners qualify for the final).

Makins Fishery, Bramcote, Nuneaton, Warks. Wed., Nisa Feeders Open, Phase 1-Lake Two. M. Jaques (The Tackle Shack) 76-6-0; M. Cobb (Derby) 72-2-0; F. Coxon (Ringer’s Baits) 66-4-0. Thurs., Nisa Feeders Open, Phase 3-Thames & Derwent Lakes. B. Greenbury (Drennan Leicester) 40-0-0; S. Greenfield (Manchester AC) 39-14-0; S. Potter (Rugby Tackle) 35-8-0.

Maver Mega Match This 2018 Qualifier, Partridge Lakes, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Covey Lakes 1 to 6. J. Hughes 101-5-0; J. Howarth 92-11-0; S. Openshaw 92-8-0; S. Parry 86-14-0; J. Nightingale 83-11-0; I. Latham 80-11-0. Qualifier: J. Hughes.

Mill Lane AC, Wold Farm Fisheries, Podington, Northants. Sun. A. Byrnes 101-0-0; G. Abrahams 94-10-0; K. Andrews 88-8-0.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Lark Pool. S. Owen (Monkhall) 102-6-0; G. Steele (Monkhall) 92-8-0; C. Gladwyn (CG Floats) 68-10-0. Sat., Hawk Pool. M. Davidson (Monkhall/MH Floats) 172-8-0; B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 168-4-0; A. Morgan (Swan Elite) 144-1-0. Sun., Hawk Pool. A. Morgan (Swan Elite) 156-13-0; P. Gregory (Swan Elite) 140-8-0; K. Hayes (Monkhall) 118-8-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Tues., Costcutter, Moors Pool. P. Mace (Autism B’ham) 129-7-0; S. Julian (Moorlands) 122-1-0; P. Bailey (Moorlands) 77-14-0. Wed., Over 50’s Open, Island & Middle Pools. T. Stead (WMP Maver) 125-11-0; T. Homer (Moorlands) 121-11-0; K. Wright (Moorlands) 105-5-0. Thurs., Costcutter, Moors Pool. S. Julian (Moorlands) 118-5-0; B. Drew (Proline) 108-3-0; D. Highfield (Moorlands) 102-10-0. Fri PM., Moors Pool. R. Brennan (Garbolino) 180-1-0; P. Hodge (Moorlands) 177-13-0; D. Bowater (Moorlands) 118-13-0. Sat., Silver & Bank Pools. P. Mace (Autism B’ham) 134-4-0; I. Mills (Robin’s Timber) 130-2-0; P. Rice (Mosella) 102-14-0. Sun., Meadow Pool. P. Mace (Autism B’ham) 125-0-0; M. Watson (DGL) 112-4-0; C. Hill (Mosella) 101-7-0.

Norman Sterry’s Open, Viaduct Fisheries, Somerton, Somerset. Sat., Campbell, Cary & Lodge Lakes. L. Pisticcio 274-15-0; M. Preston 237-0-0; A. Murray 220-1-0; J. Morrison 210-13-0; M. Wynne 177-12-0; G. O’Shea 154-6-0. Silvers: S. Wilson 62-8-0; S. White 30-0-0; I. Driscoll 24-10-0.

Parkes Hall AC Paul Cartwright Memorial Match, Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Oak Pool. J. Trevis (Parkes Hall AC) 60-11-0; C. Jeavons (Parkes Hall AC) 53-15-0; C. Westwood (Parkes Hall AC) 22-4-0.

Poole Hall Fisheries, Alveley, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. C. Holmes (Middle Severn Angling) 109-2-0; R. Duke (Middle Severn Angling) 102-8-0; A. Goode (Poole Hall) 84-8-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Sat., Front & Back Deans Pools. J. Dale (Fisherman’s Friend) 141-0-0; K. Slade (Preston Innovations Woodlands View All Stars) 124-8-0; H. Harris (Preston Innovations Woodlands View) 112-12-0. Sun., Arles Pool. K. Slade (Preston Innovations Woodlands View All Stars) 89-8-0; A. Taylor (Maver) 85-8-0; W. Panting (ABC Mosella) 72-4-0.

Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Sat., Amery AC. T. Foster (Amery AC) 77-0-0; (Joint 2nd) D. Hathaway (Amery AC) 77-0-0; G. Simpson (Amery AC) 62-0-0. Sun AM., Baggeridge AC. S. Gayden (Baggeridge AC) 127-3-0; M. Richards (Baggeridge AC) 89-5-0; S. Wilkes (Baggeridge AC) 81-7-0. Sun PM. S. Richardson (Dot'em Down/Fatty's) 212-8-0; S. Roberts (OAC) 156-10-0; S. Harris (Little Dawley AC) 149-0-0.

Rough Hay AC, Coppice Lane Pools, Hammerwich, Staffs. Sun., Bridge Pool. J. Meredith (Rough Hay AC) 30-7-0; A. Gough (Wolverhampton AA/Rough Hay AC) 24-0-0; K. Tyler (Rough Hay AC) 19-14-0.

Royal Oak AC, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Sun. P. Caton 232-4-0; C. Merritt 219-10-0; R. Shiner 179-10-0.

Sam Hosticks Fishery Summer League, Round 2, Beverley, E. Yorks. Sun., Kingfisher Lake. J. Griffin 125-6-0; M. Tuttle 104-1-0; D. Woodcock 83-14-0; S. Blowman 83-3-0; M. Dicko 68-12-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Wed., Holmedale Lake. K. Powers (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 166-2-0; N. Shipman (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 89-7-0; M. Langton (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 59-11-0.

Stoppo’s Fishery Silver Fish Only Open, Coton in the Elms, nr. Burton-on-Trent, S. Derbys./Staffs. Border. Sun. C. Talbot (Hednesford) 11-6-0; K. Tipton (Sensas) 7-10-0; K. Mason (Ultima) 6-5-0.

The Cunneries, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat., S Canal & Hawk Pools. L. Ganderton 104-8-0; M. Hale 94-9-0; J. Walker 83-1-0.

Tring Old Codgers, Ford End Farm Lake, Ivinghoe, Bucks. Sat. E. Sharman 5-6-0; S. Purdy 5-4-0; D. Moore 4-6-0; M. Rodwell 3-6-0; S. Pavey 2-4-0; B. Elliot 0-10-0; P. Leech 0-6-0.

Wassell Grove Fisheries, Hagley, Worcs. Fri., Match Pool. R. Neath (Wassell Grove) 31-12-0; A. Penn (Wassell Grove) 31-8-0; B. Buckley (Sportsman AC) 19-10-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Sat., Open, Rover. J. Andrews (Mosella Dynamite NW) 113-14-0; R. O’Connor (Tri-Cast Weston) 110-14-0; P. Darbyshire (Weston Pools) 110-0-0.

White Hart Flore AC, Barby Banks Fishery, Barby, Warks. Sun. M. Forbes 69-8-0; R. Wickham 67-8-0; N. Wheeler 66-8-0.

White Hart Flore Vets AC, Toft Farm Fishery, Kites Hardwick, Rugby, Warks. Wed. J. Wiggins 101-12-0; T. Griffiths 62-6-0; T. Adams 51-14-0.

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