News article created on 31 October 2016

Angling match results for week ending 5 November 2016

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

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Angling Trust & Canal & River Trust Canal Pairs Championships 2016 Final, Staffs & Worcs Canal, Penkridge, Staffs. Sat. Pairs: S. Dudley & S. Nickless 140; P. Durrant & R. Durrant 127; L. Waldron & M. Gorry 115; C. Browne & P. Holding 114; S. Bird & D. Trafford 113; W. Kearney & D. Shaw 112 (7K 330g); P. Murrin & D. McCall 112 (6K 140g). Individuals: P. Durrant 11K 170g; S. Dudley 8K 500g; M. Marsden 7K 520g; A. Curless 7K 400g; S. Preece 5K 900g; J. Evans 5K 890g.

Angling Trust & Canal & River Trust Junior Canal Championships 2016, Staffs & Worcs Canal, Penkridge, Staffs. Sat. S. Claydon 3K 130g; (Joint 2nd) B. Kirk 2K 140g; C. Smith 2K 140g; (Joint 4th) H. Nicholls 1K 030g; L. Roberts 1K 030g; J. Newman 980g.

Bridgtown Social AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Mucky Lane Section, Wheaton Aston, Staffs. Sun. M. Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 25-8-0; B. Boothby (Bridgtown Social AC) 23-14-0; D. Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 11-12-0.

Goodyear AC, Staffs & Worcs Canal, Railway Bridge Section, Slade Heath, Coven, Staffs Sun. M. Bethell (Goodyear AC) 6-9-0; S. Thomson (Goodyear AC) 5-15-0; G. Godfrey (Goodyear AC) 5-8-0.

Hodnet AC Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Coal Wharfe & Short Length, Market Drayton, Shrops. Sun. (Joint 1st) S. Fogel (Team Les ‘O’) 7-0-0; B. Yeomans (Hodnet AC) 7-0-0; G. Wilde (Hodnet AC) 6-9-0.

Izaak Walton (Stafford) AA/Browning Lifestyle Teams of Six Winter League, Round 4, Shropshire Union Canal, Goldstone & Soudley, Shrops. Sun. S. Preece (Browning Lifestyle Red) 14-12-0; M. Wood (Four Ashes AC) 13-11-4; L. Kenyon (Browning Lifestyle Red) 13-8-0; S. Mottram (Browning Lifestyle Blue) 12-12-8; S. Dudley (Sensas Black Country Gold) 11-6-0; B. Birch (Four Ashes AC) 9-10-6. Teams: Wolverhampton AA/ Dynamite Maver Midlands 22; Browning Lifestyle Red 25; (Joint 3rd) Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech 28; Sensas Black Country Gold 28; Four Ashes AC 30. League: Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech 88; Wolverhampton AA/Dynamite Maver Midlands 96; Sensas Black Country Gold 99; Browning Lifestyle Red 110; Warrington AA 139.

Leeds & Liverpool Canal Open, Saltaire, W. Yorks. Sun. J. Sedgewick (Tri-Cast Calder) 4-2-8; K. Ackroyd (Wakefield) 3-5-0; C. Storey (Matrix Halifax) 3-3-0.

Old Bank AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Mirfield, W. Yorks. Wed. D. Wells (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 8-3-0; P. Wilson (Tri-Cast Calder) 6-10-0; M. Taylor (Matrix Halifax) 6-0-0.

Parkside AC, Grantham Canal, Kinoulton, Notts. Sun. T. Turner (Parkside AC) 7-11-0; B. Scotney (Parkside AC) 6-10-0; D. Fallows (Parkside AC) 6-9-0.

Sportsman AC Opens, Walsall Canal, Ocker Hill, Tipton, W. Mids. Wed. B. Francis (Sensas Strike) 3-12-5; B. Williams (Bilston Angling Centre) 3-9-0; D. Arnold (Sportsman AC) 3-8-9. Sat. D. Arnold (Sportsman AC) 5-12-13; B. Williams (Bilston Angling Centre) 5-2-3; G. Neary (Dams & Lock) 4-10-0.

The John Gledhill Memorial Match, Calder & Hebble Canal, Brighouse to Elland Calderdale, W. Yorks. Sun. T. Barlow (Maver NW) 9-15-0; D. Balmforth (Maver NW) 8-15-0; (Joint 3rd) P. Wilson (Tri-Cast Calder) 7-6-0; T. Darson (Ryburn AC) 7-6-0; L. Shaw (Tri-Cast Calder) 5-13-0; S. Oddy (Lowhills AC) 5-7-0.

Thornhill AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Mirfield, W. Yorks. Sat. M. Sharpe (Thornhill AC) 1-5-0; B. Kellett (Thornhill AC) 0-14-8; K. Marshall (Tri-Cast Calder) 0-14-0.

Wolverhampton Over 60’s Club Open, Staffs & Worcs Canal, Jubilee Waters, Otherton, Penkridge, Staffs. Wed. D. Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 17-0-0; R. Grsovenor (Bridgtown Social AC) 14-4-9; P. ‘Fizza’ Blakemore (Bridgtown Social AC) 6-12-8.


Angling Trust Oxford Teams of Eight Winter League, Round 3, River Thames, Medley, Folly & Sandford, Oxon. Sun. J. Taylor (Sensas A4) 31-8-0; S. Harwood (Drennan Oxford) 23-1-0; S. Keable (Sensas A4) 18-9-0; A. Brown (Isis) 17-5-0; C. Eland (Drennan Oxford) 17-0-0. Teams: Drennan Oxford 38; Sensas A4 31; Sensas Reading 29. League: Sensas A4 4; Drennan Oxford 5; Sensas Reading 12.

Angling Trust Riverfest Qualifier 2016, Warks. River Avon, Warwick, Warks. Sun. M. Downes 11-0-0; J. Brookes 9-6-0; J. Urruty 9-3-0. Qualifiers: M. Downes; E. Warren; S. Fry.

Angling Trust Riverfest Qualifier 2016 Yorks River Ouse, Hunters Lodge to Linton, Yorks. Sat. B. Cranmer (Matrix Halifax) 19-14-0; J. Mills (Tri-Cast Calder) 11-2-8; R. Bonas (Mirfield Willy Worms) 9-8-8; S. Tate (Helperby) 8-0-0; C. Gowling (Browning Quaker) 5-12-0. Qualifiers A Zone - J. Mills (Tri-Cast Calder); B Zone - D. Pollitt (Mirfield Willy Worms); C. Zone - B. Cranmer (Matrix Halifax). 

Barford AA, Warks. River Avon, Barford, Warks. Sat. M. Blackburn (Maver) 21-15-0; J. Walkden (Match Box) 18-14-0; T. Marshall (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 17-14-0.

Bridgnorth AS Association Open, River Severn, Linley Bank Section, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. B. Cooper (Shrewsbury) 55-8-0; D. Fuller (Billinghurst Barbel Bashers) 41-2-0; D. George (Wolves) 23-8-0; J. Checketts (Pedmore) 15-11-0; G. Wade (Smethwick) 14-0-0; B. Preece (Bridgnorth AS) 13-12-0.

Kidderminster & District AA, River Severn, Bewdley, Worcs. Wed., Float Only Open. J. Wilson (KDAA) 16-8-0; (Joint 2nd) A. Grimes) Barford) 14-14-0; J. Mills (Smithy’s) 14-14-0; E. Warren (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 14-12-0. Sat., Teams of Three. Zone A – N. Marchington (Mark’s Tackle) 32-13-0; R. Buxton (Bridgnorth) 20-4-0. Zone B – G. Maguire (KDAA Blue) 19-12-0; M. C. Jones (Sensas Strike Black) 19-2-0. Zone C – G. Weaver (Halesowen RBL) 15-5-0; N. Bull (KDAA Blue) 14-15-0. Teams: KDAA Blue 56 (46-9-0); Sensas Strike Black 40 (31-2-0); KDAA Red 40 (29-8-0); Mark’s Tackle 39 (42-14-0).

Hereford & District AA Wye Championship 2016, River Wye, Hereford, Herefs. Sun. P. Goulding 125-6-0; L. Pritchard 90-12-0; M. Maginnis 88-15-0; S. Rowan 86-11-0; C. Harvey 83-3-0.

Rotherham UAF Individual Winter League/Open, River Don, Sprotborough, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Sun. P. Rees (Rotherham Raiders) 25-1-0; J. Cameron (Team Normanton) 13-12-0; J. Evason (Jack’s Lads) 12-1-0; I. Turner (Jack’s Lads) 11-0-0. League: J. Cameron (Team Normanton) 8; S. Rampling (Jack’s Lads) 20; J. Evason (Jack’s Lads) 23; J. Murray (Maltby Mafia) 25.

Soar Teams of Four Championship 2016, River Soar, Sutton Bonington, Notts. Sun. D. Kimber (Loughborough Soar) 17-5-0; N. West (Quorn AS) 10-11-0; D. Breakwell (Independent) 9-15-0; R. Perkins (Matrix Dynamite Trentmen) 9-3-0; D. Bickerton (Sensas) 8-3-0; L. Wright (Matrix Dynamite Trentmen) 7-13-0. Winning Team: Matrix Dynamite Trentmen Elite 22-7-0. Peg fees £275 donated to Air Ambulance Charity.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Earlswood Lakes Silver Fish Only Open, Solihull, W. Mids. Sat. B. Cheese (Earlswood) 35-0-0; T. Gilbert (B’ham) 26-0-0; I. Smith (Earlswood) 21-0-0.


Hodnet AC Opens, Preeswood Pool, Hodnet, Shrops. Thurs. D. Davies (Hodnet AC) 11-9-0; T. Nutt (Hodnet AC) 11-6-0; R. Cooper (Hodnet AC) 9-13-0. Sun., Ryley’s Pool, Hodnet, Shrops. B. Parrish (Hodnet AC) 15-11-0; R. Cooper (Hodnet AC) 9-13-0; T. Gollins (Hodnet AC) 5-4-0.

Parkside AC, Mill Dam, Newark, Notts. Sun 23rd Oct. T. Turner (Parkside AC) 120-9-0; D. Smith (Parkside AC) 83-15-0; M. Turner (Parkside AC) 78-11-0.

Patshull Park Open, Great Lake, Hotel Bank & Deeps Sections, Pattingham, Shrops. Sun. D. Ridgeway (Shifnal) 19-12-0; W. Locker (Chester Tackle Locker) 13-1-0; K. Tipton (Sensas) 11-8-0.

Wakefield AC, Newmillerdam, Wakefield, W. Yorks. Sun. B. Reah (Wakefield AC) 16-10-0; D. Parkin (Wakefield AC) 3-4-0; T. Bishop (Wakefield AC) 2-5-0.


Angling Trust Castle Ashby Teams of Nine Winter League, Round 3, Grendon, Northants. Sun., Scotland, Grendon & Brickyard Pools. K. Garrett (The ‘A’ Team) 39-8-0; I. Pretty (Maver Milton Keynes) 35-12-0; B. Bright (Garbolino RAF) 33-0-0; S. Reid (Garbolino RAF) 31-12-0; F. Pizamenti (Royal Mail) 25-4-0; K. Greene (Preston Innovations Black Horse) 24-4-0. Teams: Garbolino RAF 54; Maver Milton Keynes 41; The ‘A’ Team 35 (on one section win); Preston Innovations Black Horse 35; Browning Northants 31; Royal Mail 28. League; Preston Innovations Black Horse 7; Garbolino RAF 7; Browning Northants 8; Maver Milton Keynes 11; Royal Mail 15; The ‘A’ Team 15.

Bonehill Mill Fisheries, Fazeley, Tamworth, Staffs. Sat., Dale’s Pool. R. Toomer (Bonehill Mill) 114-1-0; D. Jackson (Miracle Baits) 91-4-0; N. Smith (Bonehill Mill) 90-6-0.

Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffs. Sun., Panama Canal & Edwards Pool. A. Dyson (Maver Gold Dynamite) 128-10-0; S. Brown (Maver Gold Dynamite) 100-8-0; C. Moon (Nathan’s of Derby) 86-15-0.

Drennan Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Wed., Middle & Ash Pools. R. Pharoah (Maver Harescombe) 80-4-0; P. Powell (Moaning Sods) 78-8-0; M. Lane (Moaning Sods) 72-4-0. Thurs., Affordable, Boundary Pool. T. Brooks (Stratford Fishing & Outdoors) 59-4-0; B. Duggan (Bailey’s of Warwick) 58-2-0; M. Keen (Throckmorton AC) 44-0-0. Sat., Winter League, Round 1, Island, Middle & Boundary Pools. C. Telling (Colmic) 97-12-0; F. Donachie (Colmic) 85-14-0; N. McKinnon (Preston Innovations) 74-6-0. Sun., Boundary Pool. S. Lambley (MFL) 72-14-0; M. Hemming (Lodge Park) 72-12-0; P. Pickett (MFL) 58-10-0.

Furnace Mill Fishery, Bewdley, Worcs. Sun., Mucky Meadow Pool. D. Randle (Furnace Mill) 76-0-0; D. Sheldon (Foster’s) 69-1-0; S. Harris (JMR Tackle) 51-14-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Match Pool. J. Kidd (Hawkesbury) 62-1-0; G. Whitworth (Hawkesbury) 50-4-0; D. Lutwyche (Hawkesbury) 43-11-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., Canal Bridge & Meadow Pools. A. Harman (Drennan NW) 158-10-0; P. Truman (Rugeley) 156-8-0; R. Bestwick (Heronbrook) 153-12-0. Sun., Teams of Four Winter League, Round 3, Canal, Bridge, Island & Meadow Pools & Match Lake. S. Jones (Trentside) 161-10-0; C. Goldstraw (Maver Midlands/Bag’em) 160-2-0; D. Maxfield (Maver Midlands White) 152-10-0; R. Griffiths (Drennan NW) 143-6-0; D. Deakin (Heronbrook) 140-8-0; M. Kearns (Browning Blue) 119-2-0.. Teams: Maver Midlands White 7; (Joint 2nd) Tri-Cast Guru 8; Drennan NW 8; (Joint 4th) Maver Gold Oak 9; Nathan’s Tackle 9; Browning Blue 10. League: Tri-Cast Guru 22; Drennan NW 26; Maver Midlands Youth 28; Maver Midlands/Bag’em 29; Browning Blue 34; Nathan’s Tackle 35.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sat., Owl Pool. M. Davidson (Monkhall/OAC) 106-0-0; M. Harris (MH Floats/Monkhall) 65-15-0; M. Griffiths (AS Jones/Wednesfield Angling) 53-0-0. Sun., Hawk & Owl Pools. M. Davidson (Monkhall/OAC) 127-13-0; A. Hill (Frenzee) 94-3-0; P. Newton (Monkhall) 88-10-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Tues., Costcutter, Meadow Pool. M. Watson (DGL) 75-12-0; T. Stead (WMP Maver) 73-8-0; S. Julian (DHA) 68-6-0. Wed., Over 50’s, Silver Pool. B. Tandy (DHA) 119-8-0; P. Bailey (DHA) 89-9-0; C. Pace (CPA) 72-14-0. Thurs., Costcutter, Bank, Moors & Island Pools. M. Watson (DGL) 139-5-0; J. Watson (Old Ghost) 78-7-0; C. Cameron (Middy) 53-7-0. Sat., Bank, Moors, Island & Middle Pools. I. Wood (Moorlands) 102-0-0; C. Richards (Fab Trade) 76-0-0; R. Kings (Mosella) 63-13-0. Sun., Meadow Pool. C. Hill (Mosella) 120-5-0; A. Jackson (TBF) 110-8-0; I. Wood (Moorlands) 101-10-0.

Nathan’s Teams of Four Winter League, Round 2, Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffs. Sat., Panama, Suez & Moors Canals & Arena Pool. P. Carnwell (Bait-Tech) 168-15-0; P. Gibson (Nathan’s) 98-13-0; S. Jones (Trentside/Sonubaits) 80-1-0. Teams: Ted Carter 12; Nathan’s 13; MAP Drennan NW 14. League: Ted Carter 26; Browning Lifestyle 31; Nathan’s 32.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Thurs., Solihull Angling Centre League Final, Molands Mere Pool. L. Richards (Packington) 111-8-0; D. Wooding (Solihull Angling Centre) 84-1-0; P. Canning (Packington) 77-4-0. (no league placings supplied). Sun., Molands Mere Pool. P. Canning (Solihull Angling Centre) 70-4-0; M. Brayfield (Gone Fishin’) 55-2-0; D. Elliott (Packington) 49-4-0.

Parkes Hall AC, Cob House Fisheries, Wichenford, Worcs. Sun., The Les Drew Memorial Match, Oak Pool. J. Trevis (Parkes’ Hall AC) 69-0-0; R. Warmer (Parkes’ Hall AC) 67-8-0; A. Watkins (Parkes’ Hall AC) 55-3-0.

Parkside AC, Little John Lakes, Ollerton, Notts. Sun 16th Oct. M. Turner (Parkside AC) 97-11-0; M. Kirkland (Parkside AC) 83-13-0; A. Cole (Parkside AC) 57-4-0.

Poole Hall Fisheries, Alveley, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. D. Hobbis (Vine AC) 65-4-0; T. Mills (Poole Hall) 41-4-0; S. Burrows (Poole Hall) 27-3-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Willows & Oak Pools. I. Hughes (Drennan) 108-7-0; P. Shaw (Preston Innovations Boldings) 84-12-0; M. Jameson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 62-0-0. Wed., Sycamore & Chestnut Pools. B. Tromans (Fiery Holes AC) 81-5-0; A. Williams (Vespe) 78-4-0; I. Hughes (Drennan) 71-9-0. Thurs., Willows & Oak Pools. R. Hancox (King’s) 71-13-0; D. Brown (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 54-1-0; C. Jones (Carp Crew) 48-4-0. Sat., Willows & Sycamore Pools. M. Stephens (Preston Innovations Boldings) 104-3-0; H. Colley (Preston Innovations Boldings) 90-14-0; D. Glebe (Irlam) 74-15-0. Sun., Sycamore & Willows Pools. E. Bancroft (Rod & Gun) 111-15-0; A. Williams (Vespe) 75-9-0; D. Warden (King’s) 64-14-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Tues., Hay & Barley Pools. R. Camden (Peg One Angling) 113-12-0; P. Bishop (Maver) 93-2-0; T. Whitcher (Peg One Angling) 61-6-0. Sat., Front Deans Pool. A. Pollard (DGL) 179-12-0; C. Robson (Chicken Joe’s) 81-8-0; P. Foster (Starlets Vets) 80-8-0. Sun., Front Deans Pool. M. Pritchard (Bilston Angling Centre) 104-1-0; P. Sibley (ABC) 103-4-0; R. Wilson (St. Stephen’s) 91-8-0.

Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Thurs., Open. S. Walters (Chestnut Tree AC) 127-4-0; D. Painter (Baggeridge) 85-2-0; T. Edwards (Swan Elite) 84-2-0. Sat., Polepushers AC. R. McKee (Polepushers AC) 75-6-0; B. Podmore (Polepushers AC) 65-14-0; T. Eardley (Polepushers AC) 64-12-0. Sun., Old Hill Legion AC. M. Farley (Old Hill Legion AC) 88-15-0; T. Thursfield (Old Hill Legion AC) 67-3-0; T. Page (Old Hill Legion AC) 57-10-0.

RAF EMAL Silver Fish Only Match, Woodlands Water, Ancaster, Grantham, Lincs. Tues. J. Summerson (RAF Old Lag) 11-2-0; B. Bright (Garbolino RAF) 8-8-0; D. Hurst (Garbolino RAF) 5-10-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Tues., Sherwood Lake. J. Paling (Woodhouse Angling Centre Juniors) 38-9-0; D. Round (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 32-0-0; S. Richards (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 29-12-0. Wed., Holmedale Lake. W. Chapman (Kinky Pellet Club) 119-15-0; D. Dent (KPC) 86-14-0; C. Brazier (Gateford Angling Supplies) 81-15-0. Sun., Holmedale Lake. N. Shipman (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 140-0-0; R. Allen (Kinky Pellet Club) 121-4-0; P. Burt (Gateford Angling Supplies) 112-11-0.

Starlets Vets/Northfield AC, Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Thurs., High & Arles Pools. P. Foster (Starlets Vets/Northfield AC) 63-6-0; D. Demp (Starlets Vets/Northfield AC) 62-8-0; M. Salter (Starlets Vets/Northfield AC) 55-0-0.

Wassell Grove Fisheries, Hagley, Worcs. Sat., Match Pool. T. Homer (Wassell Grove) 50-4-0; S. Parker (Black Country Misfits) 39-14-0; D. ‘Dillon’ Johnson Snr. (Steven’s Tackle) 36-8-0.

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