News article created on 22 May 2017

Angling match results for week ending 27 May 2017

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

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Allerton Bywater Victoria AC, Aire & Calder Canal, Fleet Lane Section, Woodlesford, Leeds, W. Yorks. Sun. R. Gaunt (Leeds) 10-0-0; R. Elliss (Leeds) 5-8-0; G. Blithe (Allerton) 4-8-0; R. Layfield (York) 3-0-0.

Angling Trust Division 1 National Practise Match, Shropshire Union Canal, Park Heath D Section, Goldstone & Soudley, Shrops. K. Mainwaring (Wyche Anglers) 9-2-1; M. Hardman (Sensas Black Country) 8-14-9; D. Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 8-7-0; D. Parry (Wyche Anglers) 8-1-0; D. Mawby (Wellingborough DAA) 7-4-4; J. Clegg (Browning West Midlands) 6-11-13.


1-10    Peg D10                S. Henshall                     5-9-0

11-20  Peg D17                J. Clegg                          6-11-13

21-30  Peg D24                D. Mawby                       7-4-4

31-40  Peg D33                C. Westwood                  4-5-12

41-50  Peg D49                M. Owen                         4-12-0

51-60  Peg D60                P. Johnson                       6-7-10

Crewe MG Open, Trent & Mersey Canal, Middlewich, Ches. Sun. B. Campbell (Warrington) 5-12-0; N. Latham (Cheshire MG) 4-10-8; P. Andrews (Birkenhead) 4-0-0.

Edmonton & Tottenham, Grand Union Canal, Hemel Hempstead, Herts. Sun. G. Hall 19-0-0; S. Samms 9-2-0; G. Neale 6-7-0.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Shawhall Lane Section, Coven, Staffs. Thurs PM. B. Jones (Goodyear AC) 6-14-6; M. Wood (Goodyear AC) 5-11-0; B. Birch (Goodyear AC) 4-5-1.

Linford AC, Grand Union Canal, Giffard Park, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun. P. Whateley 8-0-0; R. Hefferon 7-12-0; M. Hefferon 4-12-0.

Milton Keynes AA Spring Canal League, Grand Union Canal, Bowler’s Bridge, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun. P. Brawn (Wooton Wizards) 9-1-0; P. Chapman (End Pegs) 7-14-0; P. Abbott (Lakes Lane Lads) 7-12-0. Teams: 1st End Pegs; 2nd Maver Milton Keynes. League: P.I. Black Horse Black 50; End Pegs 63; Lakes Lane Lads 76.

Sensas Kennet & Avon Canal Spring League, Final Round (4), Church to Lower Dunmill, Hungerford, Berks. Sun. R. Randall (Garbolino Blackmore Vale Gold) 14-9-0; M. Denton (Drennan Oxford) 14-0-0; S. Willsmore (Drennan Bordon Mellow) 13-13-0; A. Gregory (Drennnan Bordon Mellow) 13-0-0; N. Jones (Drennan Bordon Blue) 12-9-0; S. Drew (Bordon Angling) 12-5-0. Teams: Garbolino Blackmore Vale Gold 87; Drennan Bordon Mellow 86; Drennan Bordon Blue 80; Devizes Black 76; Sensas A4 69; Preston Innovations Thatchers 68. Final league: Garbolino Blackmore Vale Gold 317 (£1,000); Devizes Black 269 (£800); Sensas A4 266 (£500); Drennan Bordon Blue 261 (£200); Drennan Bordon Mellow 256; Preston Innovations Thatchers 245. Individuals: B. Cooper (Drennan Bordon Mellow) 89; G. Etheridge (Garbolino Blackmore Vale Gold) 86; M. Kirk (Sensas A4) 85.

Sportsman AC Open, Walsall Canal, Moors Mill Lane, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. T. Bowen (Canal Kings) 2-12-6; B. Williams (Four Ashes AC) 2-12-4; S. Broome (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 2-10-6.

Thornhill AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, W. Yorks. Sat. K. Ackroyd (Mosella Selby) 4-13-0; N. Pickett (Thornhill AC) 3-15-0; K. Marshall (Tri-Cast Calder) 2-4-0; L. Wrozsek (Dino Floats) 2-3-0; G. Makin (Thornhill AC) 1-10-0; B. Kellett (Thornhill AC) 1-4-0.

Three Team Challenge, Trent & Mersey Canal, Stone, Staffs. Sun. J. Tonks (Stone & District AC) 19-10-0 (including a 12lb 12oz common carp); R. Pedlar (Bibby’s AC) 8-8-12; D. Hyatt (Goms Mill AC) 6-2-0. Teams: Stone & District AC 21; Bibby’s AC 24; Goms Mill AC 33.

Wolverhampton AA Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Acton Trussell, Staffs. Sat. K. Hulland (Team Eclipse) 9-12-0; D. Sumner (Bilston Angling Centre) 8-6-0; M. Wood (Four Ashes AC) 5-8-10.

Wolverhampton Over 60’s Club Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Goodyear AC Waters, Slade Heath, Coven, Staffs. Wed. B. Simmill (Bilston Angling Centre) 11-8-11; R. Campbell (Goodyear AC) 8-5-4; D. Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 7-8-4; M. Westwood (Bridgtown Social AC) 6-6-14.

Woodside AA Open, Dudley No.1 Canal, Link 51 Section, Merry Hill, Dudley, W. Mids. Sun. P. Hatton (ZLT Angling Products) 15-2-0; S. Robson (Woodside AA) 12-4-1; R. Knowles (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 11-4-0.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Cradley Heath Labour AC, Blythe Waters, Solihull, W. Mids. Sun., Willow Pool. M. Yarsley (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 84-4-0; K. Clark (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 58-0-0; S. Waite (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 55-12-0.

Earlswood Lakes, Solihull, W. Mids. Sat., Carp Only Open, Engine Pool. N. Franklin (Earlswood) 32-0-0; (Joint 2nd) N. Russell (Earlswood) 30-0-0; T. Challingsworth (Earlswood) 30-0-0. Sat., Silvers Only Open, Engine Pool. I. Smith (Earlswood) 31-10-0; S. Richards (Earlswood) 31-6-0; B. Cheese (Earlswood) 19-0-0.


Blackfords Progressive Bi-Monthly Open, Kingswood Lake, Cannock, Staffs. Sat. D. Nicholls (Walsall) 29-2-0; M. Greening (Streetly) 20-0-0; G. Johnson (Sensas) 19-5-0; N. Bailey (Norton Canes) 17-7-0.

Bridgnorth Comrades AS, Woodcote Hall, Newport, Shrops. Sun., Priory Pool. C. Holmes (Middle Severn Angling) 72-4-0; N. Ball (WAC) 62-6-0; A. Richards (Coseley) 37-15-0.

Castle AC Spring League Final, Canons, Northants. Sun. G. Rice 13-6-0; S. Bettis 13-4-0; B. Bell 11-7-0. Final league: 1st G. Rice; 2nd B. Bell.

Festival Angling, Festival Lake, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent, Wales. Sat. D. O’Leary (Ebbw Vale) 16-2-0; I. Swanson (Milo) 13-8-0; L. Salter (Sensas Nomads) 12-14-0.

Hodnet AC, Hammersley Spring Pools, Ashley, nr. Loggerheads, Staffs. Top Pool. Thurs. R. Cooper (Hodnet AC) 28-15-0; C. Morris (Hodnet AC) 22-10-0; B. Leatherbarrow (Hodnet AC) 20-6-0. Sun., Preeswood Pool, Hodnet, Shrops. I. Ellis (Hodnet AC) 32-2-0; T. Gollins (Hodnet AC) 14-2-0; B. Peake (Hodnet AC) 10-11-0.

MBK Leisures, Coloured Ponds, Rake, Sussex. Sat, Junior Open. 13 to 17 year olds: J. Bassom (Bramshott) 9-8-0; J. Fleet (Bordon) 4-0-0; E. Sanders (Clanfield) 3-11-0. 9 to 12 year olds: F. Bacon (Dorking) 5-14-0; G. Fleet (Bordon) 0-10-0; H. Granderson-Grant (Adisom) 0-9-0. Under 9 year olds: J. Hancock (Havant) 6-6-0; S. Bacon (Dorking) 3-11-0; J. Dummer (Fernhurst) 1-0-0; O. Robson (Alton) 0-4-0.

Wakefield AC, Newmillerdam, Wakefield, W. Yorks. Sun. G. Marson (Wakefield AC) 29-13-0; R. Reah (Wakefield AC) 27-6-0; P. Hirst (Wakefield AC) 20-2-0.


Beechdale AC, Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Sun., Bank Pool. L. Pickett (Beechdale AC) 81-14-0; A. Sargent (Beechdale AC) 74-14-0; B. Bratt (Beechdale AC) 60-10-0.

Bridgtown Social AC, Horns Pool, Slitting Mill, Rugeley, Staffs. Sun. J. Edmonds (Bridgtown Social AC) 38-0-0; R. Hunter (Bridgtown Social AC) 30-0-0; B. Jones (Bridgtown Social AC) 15-4-0.

Cashmores MG, Horns Pool, Slitting Mill, Rugeley, Staffs. Sat. I. Kent (Cashmores MG) 34-0-0; P. Jeffery (Cashmores MG) 29-4-0; D. Jeffery (Cashmores MG) 19-0-0.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants. Wed., Brickyard Pool. C. Hewlett 78-2-0; B. Reed 34-4-0; M. Hewlett 33-6-0.

Crockett & Jones AC, Dog Lane Fishery, Napton on the Hill, Warks. Sun. A. Kimpton 32-4-0; K. Stevens 22-12-0; M. Romaine 15-12-0.

Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffs. Sat., Suez & Moors Canals. C. Day (Matrix) 79-3-0; P. Gibson (Nathan’s Tackle) 78-3-0; A. Moors (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 64-9-0. Sun., Suez Canal. G. Skerritt (Nathan’s) 59-3-0; A. Moors (Maver) 55-3-0; D. Brooks (Cheshire & Warrington) 41-5-0.

Drennan Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Thurs., Affordable, Middle Pool. B. McCaulay (Droitwich) 90-8-0; R. Merry (MFL) 83-8-0; G. Dovey (MFL) 73-1-0. Sat., Middle Pool. S. Ford (Daiwa/Old Ghost) 77-12-0; M. Chapman (Smithy’s) 72-8-0; C. Cameron (Middy/Old Ghost) 60-6-0. Sun., Island & Windmill Pools. J. Morris (Stratford Fishing & Outdoors) 116-0-0; F. Donachie (Colmic) 108-0-0; J. Barnard (MFL) 105-12-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC, Dog Lane Fishery, Napton on the Hill, Wark.s Sun. T. Smith 27-8-0; B. Isle 27-0-0; B. Prowse 10-4-0.

Furnace Mill Fishery, Bewdley, Worcs. Sun., Mucky Meadow Pool. B. Whitley (JMR) 77-14-0; E. Gray (Foster’s) 74-3-0; D. Randle (Furnace Mill) 52-9-0. Sun PM., Mucky Meadow Pool. K. Williams (Wolverhampton) 126-7-0; J. Newton (Furnace Mill) 104-8-0; B. Cook (Mark’s Tackle) 71-14-0.

Gillingham AA Spring Open, Two Counties Farm, Mere, Wilts. Wed. D. Discombe (Gillingham AA) 26-4-0; J. Stamp (Gillingham AA) 25-8-0; R. Fripp (Gillingham AA) 24-8-0; T. Holmes (Gillingham AA) 23-12-0; G. Bell (Gillingham AA) 19-8-0; K. Harvey (Gillingham AA) 14-3-0.

Goodyear AC, Elmbridge Fisheries, Elmbridge, nr. Droitwich, Worcs. Sun., Peacock Pool. S. Darby (Goodyear AC) 37-6-0; S. Thomson (Goodyear AC) 35-7-0; J. Instone (Goodyear AC0 28-10-0.

Hawkesbury Fall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Match Pool. J. Kidd (Hawkesbury) 92-6-0; P. Thompson (Hawkesbury) 87-9-0; R. E. Grant (Hawkesbury) 66-5-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sun., Meadow, Canal & Bridge Pools. J. Brown (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 136-4-0; D. Deakin (Stafford) 132-12-0; P. Brandrick (Mosella) 131-10-0; M. Senior (Heronbrook) 120-8-0; J. Chapman (Maver Gold Dynamite) 120-6-0; S. Edwards (Heronbrook) 114-12-0.

Mill Lane AC, Wold Farm Fisheries, Podington, Northants. Sun. G. Abraham 56-11-0; M. Wadhams 50-13-0; J. McLory 46-10-0.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Lark Pool. B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 134-14-0; P. Evans (Halesowen) 107-2-0; S. Owen (Monkhall) 93-4-0. Sat., Hawk Pool. B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 133-14-0; J. Hall (Middy/Bag’em) 119-12-0; A. Rowbottom (ABC) 98-13-0. Sun., Owl Pool. R. Gandly (Sensas) 105-2-0; K. Hayes (Monkhall) 93-1-0; A. Welding (Sensas Strike) 91-4-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Tues., Costcutter, Moors & Island Pools. M. Watson (DGL) 97-0-0; J. Bagley (Steven’s Tackle) 72-4-0; D. Gough (Wolverhampton) 61-12-0. Wed., Over 50’s Open, Moors & Island Pools. S. Richardson (Dot’em Down/Fatty’s Bait & Tackle) 115-9-0; C. Munslow (Moorlands) 105-2-0; B. Tandy (Moorlands) 104-15-0. Thurs., Costcutter, Moors & Island Pools. P. Hadlington (DHA) 108-13-0; M. Watson (DGL) 98-13-0; K. Roderick (DHA) 90-0-0. Fri., Moors & Middle Pools. I. Mills (Robin’s Timber) 161-13-0; K. Roderick (DHA) 147-5-0; L. Boden (Central Trains) 102-5-0. Sat., Bank, Moors, Island & Meadow Pools. M. Watson (DGL) 117-3-0; P. Hadlington (DHA) 96-5-0; I. Mills (Robin’s Timber) 92-8-0. Sun., Island & Meadow Pools. C. Hill (Mosella) 87-2-0; I. Mills (Robin’s Timber) 76-8-0; P. Mace (Autism B’ham) 63-0-0.

National Express Walsall, Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Sun., Ghost Pool. S. Lawrence (National Express Walsall) 120-10-0; A. Parkes (National Express Walsall) 109-9-0; M. Betteridge (National Express Walsall) 107-7-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool. S. Whittaker (Packington) 130-10-0; D. Tresigne (Packington) 117-1-0; C. Newton (Smithy’s) 83-9-0. Sat., Molands Mere Pool. L. Richards (Packington) 108-10-0; D. Smith (Packington) 65-9-0; C. Cameron (Middy/Old Ghost) 63-9-0. Sun., Big Geary’s Pool. I. Keywood (Solihull Angling Centre) 94-1-0; C. Newton (Smithy’s) 50-15-0; D. Elliott (Packington) 41-15-0.

Parkes Hall AC, Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Paul Cartwright Memorial Open, Oak Pool. L. Worton (Parkes’ Hall AC) 22-3-0; J. Trevis (Parkes’ Hall AC) 18-14-0; A. Watkins (Parkes’ Hall AC) 14-1-0.

Poole Hall Fisheries, Alveley, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Heron Pool. R. Duke (Middle Severn Angling) 71-12-0; S. Burrows (Poole Hall) 62-4-0; D. Dean (London) 40-0-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Wed PM., Back Deans Pools. R. Wilson (St. Stephen’s) 67-0-0; T. Whitcher (Peg One Angling) 66-8-0; A. Mason (Woodlands) 57-8-0. Wed., Northfield AC, Ghost Pool. E. Foster (Northfield AC) 175-6-0; P. Rutter (Northfield AC) 148-14-0; P. Sutton (Northfield AC) 100-15-0. Thurs., Pump House Open, Front & Back Deans, High & Arles Pools. C. Thretwell (Woodlands) 127-11-0; D. Fleather (Woodlands) 111-14-0; D. Ashington (Kamasan Starlets) 97-8-0. Sat., Ghost Pool. I. Kull (Chestnut Tree AC) 100-10-0; M. Dalton (County Durham) 71-8-0; J. Arkell (Matchbox) 57-2-0. Sun., High Pool. M. Pritchard (Bilston Angling Centre) 81-4-0; C. Bradley (Dynamite Baits) 65-8-0; R. Jones (Alan’s Tackle Worcs.) 62-8-0.

Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Thurs. D. Brown (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 102-14-0; A. Jones (Wednesfield Angling Centre) 84-9-0; T. Edwards (Swan Elite) 64-8-0. Sat., Shellor Clifford AC. J. Astle (Shellor Clifford AC) 110-8-0; A. Davies (Shellor Clifford AC) 106-8-0; D. Hale (Shellor Clifford AC) 77-8-0. Sun., The Vine AC. M. Lowbridge (The Vine AC) 104-13-0; K. Rhodes (The Vine AC) 84-12-0; D. Hobbis (The Vine AC) 82-2-0. Sun PM. M. Davidson (Monkhall/OAC) 128-0-0; M. Prosser (Greenman AC) 126-14-0; S. Walters (Chestnut Tree AC) 120-2-0.

Rough Hay AC, Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Chestnut Pool. C. Archbold (Rough Hay AC) 71-8-0; S. Hartop (Rough Hay AC) 48-12-0; S. Hitchens (Rough Hay AC) 34-3-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Tues., Sherwood Lake. J. Urruty (Alfreton Angling Centre) 45-2-0; S. Richards (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 30-14-0; F. Bispham (Peg One Angling) 19-14-0. Wed., Holmedale Lake. K. Powers (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 148-6-0; S. Storey (Gateford Angling Supplies) 120-0-0; M. Langton (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 114-14-0. Sun., Holmedale Lake. D. Higgins (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 88-15-0; S. Sheldon (Kinky Pellet Club) 84-10-0; D. Graham (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 81-3-0.

Sports & Social AC, Rookery Waters, Pidley, Cambs. Sun., Magpie Pool. L. Cox 173-0-0; T. Granfield 119-0-0; J. Broadbent 116-0-0. (nine anglers weighed in over a ton).

Tove Valley AC, Lakeside Fishery, Duncote, Northants. Sun. K. Elliott 87-14-0; G. Martin 84-12-0; B. Wignall 75-6-0.

Towcester Vets, Barby Banks Fishery, Barby, Warks. Wed. G. Cooke 52-4-0; L. Goodridge 48-8-0; G. Mynard 30-8-0.

Townsend Lakes Fishery, Upwell, Cambs. Sun., Cuckoo Canal. C. Begbie 152-10-0; S. McSpadden 127-10-0; M. Sheldrake 112-2-0.

Wassell Grove Fisheries, Hagley, Worcs. Wed., Match pool. S. Sadler (DGL) 41-7-0; P. Waters (Birchley) 37-11-0; S. Owens (Wassell Grove) 30-0-0. Fri., Match Pool. M. Djukic (Daiwa/Guru) 93-1-0; L. Haldron (Sensas Strike) 87-8-0; P. Padmore (Phoenix AC/Wassell Grove) 73-12-0; P. Watts (Bait-Tech) 63-8-0; S. Parker (Black Country Misfits) 57-4-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Mon., Belvedere Pool. R. O’Connor (Drennan NW) 89-12-0; J. McGarrel (Daiwa Cleveland) 87-3-0; M. Calvert (Weston Pools) 74-8-0. Tues., Open, Rover. R. O’Connor (Drennan NW) 136-4-0; A. Jason (Weston Pools) 114-10-0; W. Jones (Weston Pools) 73-8-0. Wed., Over 50’s Open, Stretton & Belvedere Pools. P. Weaver (Weston Pools) 73-12-0; A. Williams (Mosella NW/Dynamite Baits) 65-10-0; J. Tatton (Weston Pools) 57-0-0. Thurs., Veterans Open, Jack’s Pool. P. Conde (Weston Pools) 58-4-0; A. Wood (Weston Pools) 38-8-0; T. McManus (Weston Pools) 25-15-0. Fri., Over 50’s Open, Rover. M. Woodham (Chester Tackle Locker) 98-8-0; J. Dixon (Weston Pools) 89-8-0; K. Brockhouse (Weston Pools) 73-0-0. Sat., Open, Rover. R. O’Connor (Drennan NW) 126-6-0; L. Saville (Mosella NW/Dynamite Baits) 122-2-0; M. Philbin (Tri-Cast Weston Pools) 115-8-0. Sun., Stretton, Weir & Clay Pit Pools. M. Rough (Weston Pools) 126-12-0; K. Jones (Tri-Cast Weston Pools) 103-0-0; K. Marsden (Matrix/Leigh Tackle & Bait) 102-6-0.

White Hart Flore AC, Dog Lane Fishery, Napton on the Hill, Warks. Sun. D. Griffiths 61-8-0; G. Tilson 54-0-0; G. Wiggins 48-4-0.

White Hart Flore AC Veterans, Dog Lane Fishery, Napton on the Hill, Warks. Wed. D. Griffiths 86-2-0; T. Adams 72-14-0; T. Perrin 57-3-0.

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