News article created on 22 October 2018

Angling match results for week ending 27 October 2018

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Angling Direct/Angling Trust & Canal & River Trust National Junior & Youth Championships 2018, Shropshire Union Canal, Church Eaton, Staffs. Sun. Junior Champs (age 10 – 15): B. Kirk 3K 300g; M. Wallwork 3K 100g; M. Davies 2K 550g; H. Nicholls 2K 470g; B. Pitman 2K 100g. Youth Champs (age 16 – 18): K. Woodward 2K 050g; J. Taylor 1K 400g; J. Derry 1K 300g; E. Etherington 1K 050g; J. Hogben 780g. (83 anglers fished).

Angling Trust Warwickshire Teams of Eight Winter League, Round 2, Birmingham Main Line Canal, Soho Loop Section, Winson Green, B’ham. Sun. L. Wright (Dynamite Matrix Trentmen) 8-13-0; S. McCormac (3 Counties) 7-13-6; S. Hurst (Drennan Leics.) 7-0-3; S. Brown (Browning Central) 6-9-3; M. Hardman (Sensas Black Country) 6-8-6; D. McCall (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 6-5-7. Teams: Sensas Black Country 27 (three section wins); Drennan Leics. 27 (one section win); Sensas Dams & Lock 30; Matrix Dynamite Trentmen 31; Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech 33; 3 Counties 36. League: (Joint 1st) Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech 6; Matrix Dynamite Trentmen 6; Drennan Leics. 6; Sensas Dams & Lock 6; Sensas Black Country 8; (Joint 6th) Browning Central 12; 3 Counties 12.

Bateman Vine AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Awbridge, Staffs. Sun. M. Baker (Bateman Vine AC) 6-7-0; M. Ashmore (Bateman Vine AC) 3-0-0; R. Lenton (Bateman Vine AC) 2-13-0; C. Harris (Bateman Vine AC) 1-14-0.

Bridgtown Social AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Sections 3 & 4, Penkridge, Staffs. Sun. J. Edmonds (Bridgtown Social AC) 4-0-10; D. Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 4-0-6; B. Boothby (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-8-0.

Darlaston AC, Autumn League, Round 2, Walsall Canal, Sportsman AC Waters, Leabrook Road, Wednesbury, W. Mids. Sun. G. Adams (Darlaston AC) 19-7-12; S. Vowles (Darlaston AC) 4-0-8; M. Baker (Darlaston AC) 3-1-4.

Dynamite Baits/Angling Trust & Canal & River Trust Canal Pairs Championship 2018 Final, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Stafford, Staffs. & Trent & Mersey Canal, Hoo Mill, Staffs. Sat. D. Gough (Swadlincote) 7K 370g; G. Smith (Preston Innovations Black Horse) 6K 230g; P. Murrin (Sensas Black Country) 6K 020g; D. Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 5K 680g; P. Laughton (Webster Tackle) 4K 890g; C. Hook (Sensas Nomads) 4K 780g. Pairs: D. Gough (Swadlincote) & P. Middleton (Swadlincote) 8; P. Murrin (Sensas Black Country) & D. McCall (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 14 (9K 190g); B. Yeomans (Hodnet AC) & P. Edwards (Hodnet AC) 14 (6K 830g); S. Preece (Crewe Match Angling) & S. Mottram (Drennan NW) 17.

Goodyear AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Rye Hill, Church Eaton, Staffs. Sun. D. Richards (Goodyear AC) 9-3-14; B. ‘Captain’ Birch (Goodyear AC) 8-14-6; N. Turner (Goodyear AC) 6-1-8; M. Wood (Goodyear AC) 5-15-0.

Lure Anglers Canal Club Individual Championship 2018, Grand Union Canal, Warwick, Warks. Sat. D. Holmes 624cm; R. Haines 519cm; S. Wilson 492cm; B. Koder 419cm; G. Canter 411cm; T. Andrews 377cm; M. McGuire 349cm; J. Cheyne 343cm; V. Thomassen 334cm; G. Palmer 318cm; A. Brown 274cm; J. Smith 136cm; C. Mugan 130cm; A. Brooks 127cm; J. Kempson 110cm; J. Cleary 87cm; F. Hay 70cm; M. Busby 66cm; R. Busby 57cm.

Rough Hay AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Brewood, Staffs. Sun. J. Meredith (Rough Hay AC) 14-9-0; R. Hunter (Rough Hay AC) 10-4-4; C. Archbold (Rough Hay AC) 9-5-1.

Sportsman AC Open, Walsall Canal, Ocker Hill, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. D. Richards (Four Ashes AC) 11-15-1; D. Hughes (Sensas Black Country) 8-11-8; D. Arnold (Sportsman AC) 7-0-12.

Thornhill AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, W. Yorks. Sat. J. Needham (Thornhill AC) 4-7-0; K. Marshall (Octbox/Tri-Cast Calder) 2-8-0; R. Haigh (Thornhill AC) 2-6-0; C. Smith (Matrix Halifax) 2-2-0; P. McMillan (Matrix Halifax) 1-7-0.

Tring Old Codgers, Grand Union Canal, Red Lion Bridge, Marsworth, Aylesbury, Bucks. Sun 16th Oct. S. Pavey 15-7-0; A. Allday 11-1-0; M. Rodwell 11-0-0; S. Purdy 9-4-0; M. Gillings 7-11-0.

Wolverhampton Over 60s Club Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Roadside Section, Penkridge, Staffs. Wed. D. Rayson (Bridgtown Social AC) 8-5-2; R. Jarvis (Telford) 7-11-15; D. Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 6-15-4.


Angling Trust East Midlands Teams of Ten Winter League, Round 2, Old River Nene, March, Cambs. & Old River Nene, Creek Cottages, March, Cambs. Sun. S. Welford (Browning Hot Rods) 22-8-0; A. Mead (Stanjay Gold) 19-13-0; G. Miller (Matrix Image) 19-6-0; A. Watling (Stanjay Gold) 16-0-0. Teams: Browning Hot Rods 22; Matrix Image 29; Stanjay Gold 36; Sensas Mark One Black 44; Sensas Mark One White 48; Stanjay Silver 56. League: Browning Hot Rods 3; Stanjay Gold 4; Matrix Image 5; Sensas Mark One Black 8; Sensas Mark One White 10; Stanjay Silver 12.

Bridgnorth AS Open, River Severn, Linley Bank, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. K. Russell (Bell) 25-14-0; R. ‘Bucko’ Buxton (Bilston Angling Centre) 22-12-0; L. Lloyd (Stourbridge) 19-12-0; M. Blackburn (Warwick) 18-6-0; A. Slade (Lifestyle MG) 16-2-0; T. Moreton (Preston Innovations) 15-12-0.

Gillingham AA Winter Championship 2018, Round 1, River Stour, Highbridge to Catholics, Dorset. Sun. J. Randall 11-14-0; J. Stamp 8-12-0; D. Sealey 6-12-0; P. Lancaster 6-10-0; K. Harvey 5-10-0; P. Edwards 5-3-0.

Kidderminster & District AA Teams of Three, River Severn, Bewdley, Worcs. Wed. Willow Creek (C. Dixon, G. Brierley & P. Baker) 6; Bank Clearers (G. Maguire, D. Foxall & J. Wilson) 14 (40-0-0); Mosella MGM (I. Hingley, M. Jones & M. Traves) 14 (30-2-0).

Oxford Winter League, Round 2, River Thames, Medley & Folly, Oxon. Sun. D. Kirk (ISIS) 25-4-0; S. Pawson (Sensas A4) 25-1-0; I. Young (Drennan Oxford) 19-9-0; D. Cowley (Sensas Reading) 17-14-0; J. Taylor (Sensas A4) 16-8-0. Teams: Drennan Oxford 41; Sensas A4 37; ISIS 25. League: Drennan Oxford 2; Sensas A4 4; ISIS 7.

Rotherham UAF, River Don, Sprotborough, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Sun. J. Murray (Maltby Mafia) 20-12-0; G. Goulding (Daiwa Dons) 19-10-0; I. Harrison (Drennan Barnsley) 18-0-0; A. Yates (Clay Lane) 15-4-0; J. Cameron (Team Normanton) 15-2-0.

Tring Anglers Vs. Hanwell AC, River Thames, Hanwell AC Waters, Little Stoke, Oxon. Sun. M. Rodwell (Tring Anglers) 18-14-0; S. Pavey (Tring Anglers) 17-14-0; S. Foulkes (Tring Anglers) 16-3-0. Winners: Tring Anglers. 

Upper Thames Winter League, Round 2, River Avon, Chippenham to Melksham, Wilts. Sun. N. Baker (Devizes MG) 29-15-0; P. Phillips (Matrix Talismen) 18-6-0; J. Carty (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 14-4-0; S. Long (Garbolino Blackmore Vale) 14-0-0; A. Powell (Sensas Lobby’s) 13-11-0; D. Clapton (Sensas Lobby’s) 12-2-0. Teams: DGL 45; Preston Innovations Thatchers 42; Sensas Lobby’s 39; (Joint 4th) Devizes MG 38; Matrix Talismen 38; Garbolino Blackmore Vale 38. League: (Joint 1st) DGL 4; Preston Innovations Thatchers 4; (Joint 3rd) Sensas Lobby’s 7; Garbolino Blackmore Vale 7; Devizes MG 9; Matrix Talismen 11.

Warrington AA, River Mersey, Kingsway Allotments, Warrington, Ches. Sat. R. Boden 17-11-0; M. Kettle 12-5-0; D. Bibby 11-7-0; T. Poole 10-15-0. Sun., River Mersey, Victoria Park, Warrington, Ches. J. Green 12-8-0; J. Byrnes 11-4-0; N. Davies 10-8-0; (Joint 4th) B. Clough 10-0-0; A. Faulkner 10-0-0.


Blackfords Progressive Open, Kingswood Lake, Cannock, Staffs. Sat. D. Nicholls (Walsall) 20-15-0; J. Rafferty (Blackfords) 14-15-0; S. McQueen (Cannock) 14-3-0.

Patshull Park Open, Great Lake, Pattingham, Staffs./Shrops. Border. Sun., Hotel Bank (Deeps) Section. W. Pennington (Highfield) 28-4-0; G. Johnson (Sensas) 22-1-0; M. Kaye (Highfield) 10-15-0.

Wakefield AC, Walkers Dam, Wakefield, W. Yorks. Sun. G. Hampshire 30-15-0; S. Rhodes 16-10-0; S. Henderson 16-7-0.


Aston Park Fisheries, Aston, Sheffield, S. Yorks. Sat., Split Pond. M. Thompson 71-15-0; S. Chumbley 71-2-0; S. Barnes 70-0-0.

Blundells Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Pine, Ash & Trio Lakes. A. Howarth (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 92-5-0; K. Richards (Matrix Leigh Tackle & Bait) 75-7-0; A. Musgrove (Edgeley Sports) 57-5-0.

Cashmores MG, Fisherwick Lakes, Lichfield, Staffs. Sat., Match Lake. D. Wassell (Cashmores MG) 79-4-0; P. Wassell (Cashmores MG) 74-2-0; S. Porter (Cashmores MG) 73-15-0; T. Kulik (Cashmores MG) 67-0-0; P. Jeffery (Cashmores MG) 60-10-0.

Chris Hill Sensas Open, Barston Lakes, Solihull, W. Mids. Sat. G. Vallance (Preston Innovations DELCAC) 38-10-0; A. Firth (Korum) 30-12-0; C. Hill (Sensas) 30-6-0.

Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffs. Sun., Suez Canal. L. Hobson (Match Fishing Scene) 83-13-0; M. Wilson (Smith’s Bait & Tackle) 64-10-0; G. Jones (Cudmore) 46-12-0.

Drennan Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Wed., Middle Pool. A. Oran (Bristol) 55-12-0; G. Byfield (Minor AC) 44-12-0; F. Donachie (Mosella UK/Hinders) 43-0-0. Thurs., Affordable, Middle & Island Pools. C. Telling (Mosella UK) 92-4-0; J. Magoo (Swindon) 80-0-0; M. Burgoine (MFL) 72-8-0. Sat., Middle & Island Pools. C. Cameron (Middy/Bait-Tech) 124-14-0; N. McKinnon (Preston Innovations) 97-12-0; G. Keetley (Oxford) 90-4-0. Sun., Middle & Boundary Pools. M. Malin (MAP/Bait-Tech) 98-4-0; C. Cameron (Middy/Bait-Tech) 87-14-0; L. Dennick (MFL) 86-2-0.

Halesowen RBL, Woodside Fishery, Cleobury Mortimer, Shrops. Sun., Island & Woodside Pools. G. Garrish (Halesowen RBL) 29-0-0; M. Yarsley (Halesowen RBL) 25-8-0; P. Evans (Halesowen RBL) 25-0-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Match Pool. M. Ashton (Hawkesbury) 40-6-0; L. Hayward (Hawkesbury) 38-6-0; V. Cziniscalko (Hawkesbury) 32-9-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., Canal, Bridge & Meadow Pools. A. King (Maver Gold Dynamite) 169-4-0; D. Brown (Preston Innovations) 130-12-0; A. Hulme (Maver Gold Dynamite) 128-8-0; S. Wilton (Ultimate Pellet) 128-4-0; J. Benning (Heronbrook) 126-8-0; A. Davies (Maver Gold Dynamite) 118-8-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries Teams of Four Winter League 2018, Round 2, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sun., All Pools. P. Brandrick (Maver Gold Dynamite Yew) 199-15-0; P. Gibson (Nathan’s Youth) 182-11-0; J. Cartwright (Maver NW) 174-12-0; P. Tickle (Tri-Cast Guru) 170-0-0; N. Matthews (Maver Gold Dynamite Yew) 169-0-0; A. King (Maver Gold Dynamite Oak) 167-10-0. Teams: Edgeley Sports 8; Tri-Cast Guru 9; Maver Gold Dynamite Oak 11; Dynamite Maver Midlands Mango 12; Drennan NW 13; Maver Gold Dynamite Yew 18. League: Tri-Cast Guru 21; Drennan NW 24; Edgeley Sports 29; Maver Gold Dynamite Oak 30; Nathan’s Youth 34; Maver Gold Dynamite Yew 37.

Long Eaton Victoria Angling Society, Kathleen Smith Cup, Championship Match No.16, Makins Fishery, Bramcote, Nuneaton, Warks. Sun., Phase 3-Derwent & Avon Lakes. D. Kent 35-0-0; D. Cotterill 22-12-0; R. Pembridge 31-2-0; M. Hoult 23-0-0; B. Leafe 15-0-0; J. Skinner 12-4-0.

Makins Fishery, Bramcote, Nuneaton, Warks. Wed., Nisa Feeders Open, Phase 1-Lake Two. A. Findlay (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 93-10-0; J. Adamson (Nisa Feeders) 62-6-0; C. Oliver (Makins) 31-14-0. Thurs., Nisa Feeders Open, Phase 3-Thames & Avon Lakes. B. Greenbury (Drennan Leics.) 47-8-0; S. Huggins (Drennan Dynamite) 40-14-0; K. Hudson (Raygill Tackle) 33-8-0.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Lark Pool. B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 151-14-0; A. Welding (Monkhall) 132-12-0; D. Elsmore (Mosella MGM) 117-10-0.Sat., Lark Pool. I. Kull (Chestnut Tree) 127-14-0; M. Harris (MH Floats) 98-3-0; C. Jones (Monkhall) 80-0-0. Sun., Owl Pool. M. Davidson (Monkhall/MH Floats) 86-0-0; A. Buckley (Monkhall) 48-8-0; G. Steele (Monkhall Blue) 45-8-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Tues., Costcutter, Moors Pool. S. Julian (Moorlands) 89-14-0; T. Stead (WMP Maver) 72-8-0; J. Lloyd (Moorlands) 72-6-0. Wed., Over 50’s Open, Meadow Pool. L. Boden (Central Trains) 122-10-0; S. Julian (Moorlands) 107-5-0; K. Wright (Moorlands) 106-0-0. Thurs., Costcutter, Silver Pool. R. Kings (Mosella) 166-2-0; R. Clarke (Lazy Hill) 116-12-0; B. Drew (Proline) 100-14-0. Sat., Meadow Pool. N. Groves (Foster’s) 88-2-0; D. Jordan (Moorlands) 84-8-0; C. Pace (CPA) 71-10-0. Sun., Moors, Island & Meadow Pools. M. Watson (DGL) 90-14-0; M. Rathbone (St. Francis) 88-4-0; (Joint 3rd) C. Pace (CPA) 77-4-0; M. Henshall (Foster’s) 77-4-0.

Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Upper & Lower Benbo, Lucky Dip & Prospect Pools. (Joint 1st) M. Liptrot (Lostock Tackle) 49-6-0; M. Kayiz (Elton Tackle) 49-6-0; A. Williams (Old Hough) 49-2-0.

Packington Somers Fishery, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool. C. Newton (Smithy’s) 119-5-0; D. Wooding (Solihull Angling Centre) 94-14-0; D. Tresigne (Smithy’s) 80-14-0. Sat., Big Geary’s Pool. P. Alder (Solihull Angling Centre) 48-6-0; I. Keywood (Solihull Angling Centre) 41-2-0; R. Savage (Lane’s Bait & Tackle) 32-2-0. Sun., Frenzee/Spotted Fin Individual Winter League, Round 1, Big Geary’s, Little Geary’s, Molands Mere, Siblings A & B Pools. M. Brayfield (Gone Fishin’) 58-2-0; J. Landucci (Packington) 53-8-0; J. Shirley (Packington) 40-8-0; C. Cole (Packington) 39-12-0; D. Lewis (Packington) 38-0-0; J. Nicholls (Packington) 28-8-0.

Partridge Lakes, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Covey Lakes 1-5. P. Coule 89-11-0; A. Bennett 80-0-0; P. Jones 79-9-0; M. Lucas 75-9-0; G. Gibbons 75-5-0; F. Cooke 69-12-0.

Poole Hall Fisheries, Alveley, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Heron Pool. A. Goode (Poole Hall) 79-1-0; T. Mills (Poole Hall) 23-10-0; B. Wakelin (Poole Hall) 21-5-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Beech Pool. A. Dyson (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 146-11-0; S. Owen (Monkhall) 115-3-0; S. Davies (Shrewsbury) 88-6-0. Wed., Sycamore & Willows Pools. M. Keene (Shrewsbury) 78-4-0; S. Davies (Shrewsbury) 78-0-0; T. Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings) 75-5-0. Thurs., Chestnut Pool. D. Brown (Preston Innovations) 92-10-0; J. Humphreys (ABC) 70-11-0; S. Owen (Monkhall) 67-1-0. Sat., Chestnut & Sycamore Pools. C. Lane (Preston Innovations Boldings) 73-7-0; M. Stobbs (OAC) 63-14-0; R. Ratcliffe (Preston Innovations Boldings) 62-5-0. Sun., Sycamore & Oak Pools. C. Lane (Preston Innovations Boldings) 91-13-0; E. Bancroft (Preston Innovations Boldings) 81-6-0; H. Colley (Preston Innovations Boldings) 77-5-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Tues., Front Deans Pool. D. Hicken (Woodlands) 80-0-0; A. Stone (Peg One Angling) 36-8-0; T. Taylor (Peg One Angling) 33-14-0. Wed., Front & Back Deans Pools. D. Coates (Smithy’s) 124-2-0; P. Auger (Maver) 95-2-0; C. Shermer (Mosella) 94-14-0. Sat., Arles Pool. M. Edge (Starlets Vets) 81-8-0; K. Slade (Team Peg One) 70-8-0; P. Sibley (Mosella) 64-0-0. Sun., Peg One Teams of Four, Round 2, Hay, Barley, Arles & Front Deans Pools. D. Joiner (Bilston Angling Centre) 155-12-0; P. Taylor (Taylor Terrors) 139-0-0; G. Darlow (Bilston Angling Centre) 125-4-0; R. Green (Mosella) 118-4-0. Teams: Maver H Blue 1; (Joint 2nd) Mosella MGM Blue 2; Bilston Angling Centre 2; Taylor Terrors 4. League: Mosella MGM Blue 3; Maver H Blue 3; Taylor Terrors 7; Vikings 9; Bilston Angling Centre 10; Team Peg One 12.

Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Thurs., Open. P. Gregory (Swan Elite) 146-8-0; R. McKee (Pole Pushers AC) 103-2-0; M. Marston (Greenman AC) 102-14-0. Sat., Woodstone AC. F. Cook (Woodstone AC) 82-2-0; D. Gray (Woodstone AC) 72-0-0; S. Lowe (Woodstone AC) 50-0-0. Sun., Charlemont Social AC. M. Pearce (Charlemont Social AC) 111-11-0; D. Norris (Charlemont Social AC) 102-2-0; J. Glasby (Charlemont Social AC) 94-4-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Wed., Holmedale Lake. N. Shipman (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 168-15-0; M. Langton (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 135-6-0; S. Storey (Gateford Angling Supplies) 128-10-0. Sun., Holmedale Lake. A. Birkin (Phil’s Bait & Tackle) 177-6-0; L. Wilkinson (Phil’s Bait & Tackle) 118-8-0; W. Chapman (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 114-11-0.

Townsend Lakes Fishery, Upwell, Cambs. Sun., Kingfisher Lake. C. Begbie 39-4-0; S. Hillman 35-0-0; R. Blackbourne 11-8-0.

Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks. Sat., New Pool. P. Holland (Guru) 130-13-0; A. Varden (Wednesbury) 86-13-0; A. Harper (Mosella UK) 84-0-0.

Viaduct Fishery, Somerton, Somerset. Sat., Campbell & Cary Lakes. P. Hardwick 147-4-0; M. Hayman 140-0-0; T. Mackett 127-6-0. Silvers: S. White 46-3-0; D. Squire 43-11-0; J. Fuidge 39-11-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Sat., Open, Rover. P. Pritchard (Weston Pools) 73-4-0; L. Griffiths (Weston Pools) 68-8-0; M. Kitson (OAC) 67-12-0.

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