News article created on 26 March 2018

Angling match results for week ending 31 March 2018

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

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Beverley Canal, East Riding, Yorks. Sun 18 March. L. Holmes 560g; P. Rolf 500g; P. Caygill 340g.

Cashmores MG, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Goodyear AC Waters, 3 Hammers Golf Course Section, Coven, Staffs. Sun. B. Broadhurst (Cashmores MG) 3-15-0; D. Jeffery (Cashmores MG) 3-6-8; C. Dean (Cashmores MG) 3-0-5.

Crewe Match Angling Open, Trent & Mersey Canal, Middlewich, Ches. Sun. J. Shaw (Team Guinness) 17-13-0; S. Fogel (Crewe Match Angling) 7-3-0; L. Olszewski (Team Les ‘O’) 5-0-0; T. Swindles (Bettley’s Monsters) 4-10-0.

Erewash Spring League, Round 1, Erewash Canal, Langley Mill, Derbys. Sun. D. Clayton (Drennan Leics.) 11-12-0; R. Parker (Drennan Leics.) 5-0-0; J. Garner (Long Eaton Fed.) 4-11-0; T. Barker (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 4-10-0; N. Pitfield (Drennan Leics.) 3-14-0.

Goodyear AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Ryehill, nr. Church Eaton, Staffs. Sun. P. Murrin (Goodyear AC) 4-5-14; S. Cope (Goodyear AC) 3-14-2; R. Campbell (Goodyear AC) 3-13-8; W. Kneller (Goodyear AC) 3-7-12.

Halesowen RBL Individual Winter League, Final Round (6), Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Castlecroft, Wolverhampton, W. Mids. M. Merrick (Halesowen RBL) 9-1-0; J. Billingham (Halesowen RBL) 7-4-0; K. Clark (Cradley Heath Labour) 6-3-0. Final league: B. Smith (Halesowen RBL) 17; C. Whitehouse (Old Hill Legion) 16 (on weight countback); J. Babbington (Cradley Heath Labour) 16.

Nottingham Federation Marukyu Winter League, Final Round (6), Nottingham Canal, London Road Section, Nottingham, Notts. Sun. I. Mac (M.A.S) 4-11-0; J. Simpson (Notts. Castle AC) 2-3-8; G. Smith (M.A.S.) 1-11-0; S. Harper (Notts. Castle AC) 1-10-8; C. Shaw (M.A.S.) 1-9-0; C. Williams (M.A.S) 1-8-0. Final league: J. Simpson (Notts. Castle AC) 23; P. Tomlinson (M.A.S.) 22; G. Smith (M.A.S.) 21.

Rough Hay AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Wheaton Aston, Staffs. Sun. D. Owen (Rough Hay AC) 6-4-2; J. Meredith (Rough Hay AC) 4-0-0; A. Shaw (Wolverhampton AA/Rough Hay AC) 2-5-2.

Sportsman AC Opens, Walsall Canal, Ocker Hill, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. D. Anderson (ZLT Angling Products) 20-0-7; D. Arnold (Sportsman AC) 6-15-15; A. Curless (Preston Innovations Black horse) 4-8-1. Sun., Walsall Canal, Metro Bridge Section, Wednesbury, W. Mids. G. Atkins (Sportsman AC) 6-7-2; P. Hatton (ZLT Angling Products) 5-1-4; D. Conway (Carthy’s Tackle) 4-0-0.

Stoke City DAA Individual Winter League, Final Round (6), Shropshire Union Canal, Norbury Junction, Sat. M. Wood (Four Ashes AC) 12-0-0; D. McCall (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 10-8-0; D. Sumner (Bilston Angling Centre) 10-6-4. Final league: D. McCall (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 10; D. Williams (Lifestyle MG) 12 (on section wins and weight); B. Birch (Four Ashes AC) 12 (on section wins and weight); D. Richards (Four Ashes AC) 12 (on section wins and weight); M. Wood (Four Ashes AC) 15.

Wolverhampton AA Opens, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Cross Keys Section, Penkridge, Staffs. Wed. P. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 4-12-0; R. Campbell (Goodyear AC) 4-7-8; P. Chilton (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 4-2-8. Sat. Staffs & Worcs Canal, Dimmingsdale, Staffs. L. Richards (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 4-14-0; P. Chilton (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 4-5-8; S. Broome (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 2-12-0; P. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 1-13-0; R. Campbell (Goodyear AC) 1-10-8.


Blackfords Progressive Open, Kingswood Lake, Cannock, Staffs. Sat. S. McQueen (Cannock) 9-13-0; C. Brown (JCB) 8-9-0; M. Greening (Streetly) 6-10-0.

JCB Silver Fish Open, North Lake, Rocester, E. Staffs. Sun. C. Brown (JCB) 9-7-0; P. Jupp (Burton) 7-10-0; (Joint 3rd) K. Tipton (Sensas) 7-6-0; D. Ringham (Burton) 7-6-0.

Todmorden AS Trophy Match, Town House Fishery, Littleborough, Rochdale, Gtr. Manchester. Sun. P. Wilkinson 62-6-0; S. Buckley 41-8-0; R. McKendry 38-2-0; P. Fitton 27-8-0; C. Lett 14-8-0.

Wakefield AC, Walker’s Dam, Alverthorpe, W. Yorks. Sun. S. Howard 27-3-0; J. Whiteley 22-2-0; S. Rhodes 16-10-0.


Blundells Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Trio & Pine Lakes. M. Rawlinson (Fishing Republic) 80-3-0; M. Hassall (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 62-7-0; A. Pickles (Isaac Walton) 62-2-0; S. Gallagher (RW Floats) 59-0-0; C. Herring (Rochdale Angling Centre) 55-13-0; D. Simpson (Homeguard AS) 50-0-0.

Bradshaw Hall Fisheries, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Sat. J. Knightingale 77-10-0; G. Maloney 77-0-0; H. Billing 61-4-0; G. Whalley 59-2-0.

Browning Silver Lite Silver Fish Winter League, Aston Park Fisheries, Aston, Sheffield, S. Yorks. Sat., Split & Table Lakes. S. Forster 98-11-0; R. Jagger 62-11-0; N. Grey 52-12-0; P. Turner 51-5-0; L. Hardwick 50-0-0; M. Johnson 44-13-0.

Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffs. Sat., Suez & Moors Canals. M. Kearns (Cresta) 93-0-0; M. Davey (Cudmore) 53-0-0; J. Rowley (Cudmore) 50-2-0.

Drennan Silver Fish League Final Match, Rycroft Fisheries, Hemington, Derbys. Sat., Donno & Carp Lakes. N. Hughes (Nathan’s) 34-3-0; A. Beesley (Nathan’s) 26-6-0; L. Bickerton (Nathan’s) 25-0-0; S. Hemingray (Drennan) 20-10-0. Final league: C. Hughes (Daiwa) 107-12-0; L. Bickerton (Nathan’s) 101-13-0; N. Hughes (Nathan’s) 94-5-0; A. Beesley (Nathan’s) 88-5-0; R. Dowding (Mill Tackle) 87-14-0; S. Winter (Drennan) 85-12-0; P. Ashley (Max Tackle) 83-7-0; W. Swinscoe (Drennan) 81-4-0; N. Bull (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 80-11-0; S. Hemingray (Drennan)79-9-0; D. Guess (LEV) 76-10-0; (Joint 12th) D. Bickerton (Sensas) 76-1-0; G. Jenkinson (Notts.) 76-1-0.  

Fish ‘O’ Mania XXV Qualifier, Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., All Pools. J. Brown (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 199-1-0; D. Taylor (Heronbrook) 156-13-0; A. Richards (Browning) 98-2-0; M. Higgins 95-10-0; M. Gallimore (Heronbrook) 85-13-0; A. Falzone 83-14-0. Qualifier: J. Brown (Dynamite Maver Midlands).

Golden Reel Qualifier, Viaduct Fisheries, Somerton, Somerset. Sat., Campbell, Cary, Lodge & Spring Lakes. D. White 178-0-0; C. Dalton 173-5-0; L. Hancock 152-7-0; M. Blackmore 140-9-0; N. Chedzoy 139-0-0; W. Jennings 138-6-0.

Hackett Lakes Silver Fish Only Open, Holme Pierrepont, Nottingham, Notts. Sat.,  (prelude to the Two Day Easter Festival). K. Tipton (Sensas) 11-8-0; N. Bailey (S-O-T AS) 5-7-0; A. Jones (Hackett Lakes) 5-5-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Match Pool. J. Kidd (Hawkesbury) 75-2-0; W. Harris (Hawkesbury) 51-0-0; W. Gilbey (Hawkesbury) 42-6-0.

Heronbrook Teams of Four Spring League, Round 3, Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sun., All Pools. K. Rogers (Smith’s Bait & Tackle) 135-1-0; B. Parkes (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 127-0-0; W. Crowder (Ultimate Pellet) 116-15-0; K. Webster (Leigh Tackle Manchester) 101-8-0; J. Cartwright (Edgeley Sports) 95-6-0; J. Robinson (Maver Midlands/Bag’em) 79-9-0. Teams: Leigh Tackle & Bait/Matrix Dynamite 23; Maver Midlands Mango 26; (Joint 3rd) Maver Midlands/Bag’em 27; Maver Gold Oak 27; Drennan NW 33; Smith’s Bait & Tackle 36. League: Maver Midlands/Bag’em 87; Maver Midlands Mango 88; Nathan’s Youth 92; Tri-Cast Guru 96; Leigh Tackle & Bait/Matrix Dynamite 101; Maver Gold Oak 114.

Houghton Main Winter League, Barnburgh Lakes Fishery, Doncaster, Yorks. Sat. S. Law 74-8-0; P. Sissons 54-14-0; R. Chorlton 48-12-0; P. Turner 48-11-0; V. Molyneux 48-4-0; M. Sixsmith 44-13-0.

Makins Fishery, Bramcote, Nuneaton, Warks. Wed., Nisa Feeders Opens, Phase 1-Lake Two. T. Sanderson (Leicester) 91-14-0; P. Fox (Foster’s) 70-2-0; D. Hipkiss (Ridgemere AC) 64-0-0. Thurs., Phase 3-Severn & Avon Lakes. J. Adamson (Nisa Feeders) 132-8-0; B. Simpson (Makins Select) 86-0-0; S. Skelton (Maver & Dynamite Baits) 74-0-0.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Wed., Owl Pool. B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 71-12-0; D. Brown (Monkhall) 52-12-0; S. Owen (Monkhall) 47-9-0. Sat., Lark & Hawk Pools. J. Hall (Middy/Bag’em) 104-0-0; A. Morgan (Swan Elite) 83-4-0; G. Gollins (Swan Elite) 80-4-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Tues., Costcutter, Moors Pool. K. Roderick (Moorlands) 81-3-0; M. Watson (DGL) 64-6-0; T. Stead (WMP Maver) 47-7-0. Wed., Over 50’s Open, Silver Pool. A. Newton (Moorlands) 69-15-0; R. Kings (Mosella) 65-8-0; T. Homer (Steven’s Tackle) 61-8-0. Thurs., Costcutter, Bank & Middle Pools. A. Newton (Moorlands) 100-4-0; J. Fox (Moorlands) 82-3-0; D.J. Williams (Halesowen RBL) 70-3-0. Sat., Bank, Moors & Island Pools. P. Rice (Mosella) 117-14-0; A. Jackson (TBF) 102-8-0; W. Sweetman (TBF) 101-13-0. Sun., Open/Winter League Final Round, Meadow & Island Pools. P. Rice (Mosella) 105-6-0; R. Kings (Mosella) 93-1-0; D. Kennedy (Willow Marsh) 73-9-0. Final league: M. Watson (DGL) 171 (488-12-0) (£200); C. Pace (CPA) 171 (339-6-0); R. Kings (Mosella) 164 (£80).

Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Boulders, Goose, Big Max & Lower Lakes. M. Anderson 70-14-0; F. Mainwaring 69-13-0; A. Sharman 60-15-0; J. Taylor 55-0-0; D. Wood 53-14-0; S. Butler 51-12-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool. D. Whittaker (Packington) 57-6-0; L. Davies (Packington) 46-2-0; S. Whittaker (Middy/Bag’em) 40-8-0. Sat., Big Geary’s Pool. L. Richards (Packington) 107-2-0; M. Fercy (Packington) 42-2-0; M. Higgott (Team Makins) 44-3-0. Sun., Little Geary’s & Anniversaries Pools. G. Merritt (Packington) 50-13-0; N. Groves (Foster’s) 44-2-0; S. Daley (Ridgemere AC) 42-4-0.

Parkes Hall AC, Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Sun., Silver Pool. J. Trevis (Parkes Hall AC) 49-3-0; J. Round (Parkes Hall AC) 31-3-0; C. Jeavons (Parkes Hall AC) 27-13-0.

Partridge Lakes Fishery, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Covey Lakes 1-5. K. Owen 76-7-0; R. Priestley 62-9-0; G. Sayner 61-11-0; M. Tregear 59-2-0; D. Whimperley 57-10-0; A. Stoner 54-11-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Larch & Sycamore Pools. S. Christian (Sedgley) 55-2-0; C. Wynn (Tri-Cast Weston) 52-10-0; D. Mortlock (Shifnal) 39-6-0. Thurs., Sycamore & Oak Pools. S. Roberts (OAC) 106-3-0; T. Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings) 60-2-0; S. Owen (Monkhall) 57-12-0. Sat., Larch & Sycamore Pools. C. Lane (Preston Innovations Boldings) 88-12-0; S. Owen (Monkhall) 72-2-0; P. Hemming (Monkhall) 60-1-0. Sun., Sycamore, Oak & Chestnut Pools. M. Jameson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 66-3-0; D. Lloyd (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 60-11-0; H. Colley (Preston Innovations Boldings) 52-9-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Sat., Front Deans Pool. S. Brown (Maver) 50-8-0; I. Kull (Woodlands) 42-6-0; A. Buchanan (Maver/PR Floats) 32-4-0. Sun., Front & Back Deans Pools. M. Taylor (Guru/Dynamite Baits) 56-12-0; B. Whitley (JMR Tackle) 51-0-0; S. Tibbits (Commercial Indications) 36-8-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Wed. P. Ellis 30-1-0; G. Major 26-6-0; C. Brazier 24-10-0. Sun., Holmedale Lake. R. Carling (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 51-14-0; A. Birkin (Phil’s Bait & Tackle) 47-6-0; N. Pedelty (Black Bull AC) 46-6-0.

The Oaks Fishery, Sessay, Thirsk, Yorks. Sat., Cedar Pool. C. Kendall 78-2-0; A. Baker 69-10-0; P. Cushing 60-7-0.

Todber Manor Fisheries, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat., Ash, Hillview & Homeground Lakes. I. ‘Roly’ Williams 88-4-0; J. Stamp 86-14-0; A. Mayo 84-14-0.

Wassell Grove Fisheries, Hagley, Worcs. Sat., Match Pool. T. Homer (Steven’s Tackle) 32-4-0; G. Stacey (Wassell Grove) 30-8-0; M. Keen (Wassell Grove) 22-0-0.

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