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News article created on 2 January 2018

Angling match results for week ending 6 January 2018

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

If you would like your results included here, please contact Steve Cope on 01922 640247 or steve.cope@hotmail.com


Coventry Open, Coventry Canal, Gallagher Retail Park Section, Coventry, W. Mids. Sun 24 Dec. J. Cunningham (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 5-12-4; J. Johnson (3 Counties) 5-10-0; D. Massey (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 5-7-6.

Crewe Match Angling New Year’s Eve Open, Trent & Mersey Canal, Northwich, Ches. Sun 31 Dec. J. Shaw (Colmic NW) 3-1-0; D. Shaw (Maver NW) 1-6-10; K. Simpson (Northwich) 1-6-6.

Izaak Walton (Stafford) AA Open, Shropshire Union Canal, High Onn, nr. Church Eaton, Staffs. Sat 3 Dec. D. McCall (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 16-15-0; G. Griffiths (Team Les ‘O’) 7-15-0; P. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 5-10-0.

MKAA Golden Peg Match, Grand Union Canal, Willowbridge Marina, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun 31 Dec. K. ‘Birthday Boy’ Osborne 1-8-0; B. Gale 1-5-0; S. Wright 0-14-8.

Nene/Towcester AC, Grand Union Canal, Bugbrooke, Northants. Sun 24 Dec. C. Howard 6-8-0; J. Balhatchett 5-13-0; T. Saunders 5-10-0.

Sportsman AC Opens, Walsall Canal, Leabrook Road Section, Wednesbury, W. Mids. Sat 23 Dec. J. Botwood (Sportsman AC) 2-4-8; D. Anderson (Sportsman AC) 1-2-14; C. C. Taylor (Sportsman AC) 1-2-5. Sat 30th Dec., Walsall Canal, Metro Bridge Section, Wednesbury, W. Mids. C. Taylor (Sportsman AC) 3-4-0; D. Anderson (ZLT Angling Products) 1-5-11; J. Gennard (Sportsman AC) 0-13-7.

Stoke City DAA Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Gnosall, Staffs. Sat 23 Dec. P. Cross (Colmic NW) 7-13-0; D. McCall (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 6-0-4; A. Round (Lifestyle MG) 5-5-0.

The Forrester’s Arms Charity Match, Grand Union Canal, Nether Heyford, Northants. Sun 31 Dec. S. Alderman 1-12-0; J. Smith 1-6-0; B. Isle 1-4-0. £50 raised for charity.

Thornhill AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, W. Yorks. Sat 23 Dec. C. Ellis (Tri-Cast Calder) 6-0-0; J. Sedgwick (Tri-Cast Calder) 4-5-0; W. McLeavy (Tri-Cast Calder) 3-15-0; (Joint 4th) C. Smith (Matrix Halifax) 3-12-0; M. Sharpe (Thornhill AC) 3-12-0; K. Marshall (Octbox/Tri-Cast Calder) 2-9-0. Sat 30th Dec. L. Simpson (Octbox/Tri-Cast Calder) 2-11-0; C. Smith (Matrix Halifax) 1-15-0; M. Blagbrough (Tri-Cast Calder) 0-9-0; T. Noon (Tri-Cast Calder) 0-7-0; B. Kellett (Thornhill AC) 0-6-0; R. Jackson (Maver NW) 0-4-0.

Towcester AC Vets, Grand Union Canal, Cosgrove, Northants. Wed 20th Dec. J. Balhatchett 1-4-0; L. Goodridge 1-0-0; T. Saunders 0-13-0.

Towcester/Nene AC, Grand Union Canal, Long Pound Section, Stoke Bruerne, Northants. Sun 31 Dec. B. Eaton 9-4-0; P. Minney 8-14-0; C. Howard 6-12-0.

Tring Anglers New Year’s Eve Match, Grand Union Canal, Tesco Section, Aylesbury Arm, Aylesbury, Bucks. Sun 31 Dec. A. Allday 8-1-0; C. Howard 7-9-0; S. Lathwell 4-9-0; S. Pavey 4-2-0; T. Watts 4-0-8; S. Foulkes 3-12-9.

Wolverhampton AA Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Penkridge, Staffs. Wed 20 Dec. P. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 12-7-8; P. Chilton (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 11-13-0; A. Round (Lifestyle MG) 9-6-8. Wed 27th Dec., Christmas Open. P. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 7-6-8; P. Murrin (Browning West Midlands) 4-13-8; E. Gardner (Team Eclipse) 2-8-8.

Wolverhampton AA New Year’s Eve Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Bumble Hole Lock to Planks Lane, Wombourne, Staffs. Sun 31 Dec. D. Richards (Four Ashes AC) 7-8-0; M. Owen (Sensas Black Country) 5-10-4; N. Ball (Wednesfield Angling Centre) 4-12-0.

Canals & Stillwaters

Brighouse Xmas Match, Calder & Hebble Canal & Riley’s Pond, Brighouse, W. Yorks. Fri 29 Dec. C. Ellis (Tri-Cast Calder) 4-5-0; K. Marshall (Octbox/Tri-Cast Calder) 3-0-5; A. Lumb (Lowhills AC) 2-10-0; M. Stock (Eland) 1-7-8; R. Thorne (Matrix Halifax) 1-6-0; T. Darson (Ryburn AC) 1-4-8.


Bridgnorth Comrades AS Annual Wines & Spirits Match, River Severn, Golf Course Section, Linley Bank, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed 27 Dec. I. Hingley (Mosella MGM) 19-9-0; J. Williams (KDAA) 10-8-0; C. Holmes (Middle Severn Angling) 7-5-0; J. Gill (Wolverhampton) 1-14-0; R. Duke (Middle Severn Angling) 1-6-0

Bridgnorth Legion Annual Boxing Day Club Match, River Severn, Severn Park Reaches, above Bridgnorth, Shrops. Tues 26 Dec. P. Stacey (Bridgnorth AS) 32-9-0; M. Spittle (Coseley) 13-1-0; G. Ilic (Bridgnorth Legion) 7-14-0.

MK Vets, River Ouse, Stony Main, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Wed 20 Dec. D. Hefferon 7-0-0; P. Swain 3-12-0; A. Maddock 2-12-0.

MK Vets Fur & Feather Match, River Ouse, Stony Main, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Wed 27th Dec. D. Hefferon 7-0-0; P. Swain 3-12-0; A. Maddock 2-2-0.

MKAA Knock-Up, River Ouzel, Riverside Meadows, Newport Pagnell, Bucks. Sun 24 Dec. S. Davies 15-0-0; P. Hamilton 7-8-0; P. Chapman 6-15-0.

River Steeping New Year’s Day Open, Crows Bridge, Wainfleet, Lincs. Mon 1st Jan. N. Watson 8-14-0; K. Hutchinson 6-0-0; D. Skinner 3-2-0; L. Hutchinson 2-14-0; A. ‘Beany’ Sawyer 1-2-0; D. Dickinson 0-12-0.

Rotherham UAF Open, River Don, Sprotborough, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Sun 24 Dec. S. Whitfield (Bag’em/Cadence) 16-8-0; J. Murray (Maltby Mafia) 14-12-0; J. Bromilow (Maltby Mafia) 9-6-0; P. Stevenson (Mexboro) 8-4-0; P. Goulding (Daiwa Team Dons) 7-13-0; L. Harrison (Drennan Barnsley) 7-9-0.


Blackfords Progressive Golden Peg Open, Kingswood Lake, Cannock, Staffs. Sat 23 Dec. M. Greening (Streetly) 15-1-0 (Golden Peg Win); B. Harris (Blackfords) 8-5-0; I. Davies (Blackfords) 5-10-0. Sat 30th Dec., Xmas Invitation Match. M. Greening (Streetly) 9-4-0; S. Preece (M&S Joinery) 7-9-0; D. Ridgeway (Shifnal) 7-4-0.

Calvert AC, Itters Pit, Calvert, Bucks. Sun 31st Dec. A. Maddock 0-10-0; B. Witteridge 0-2-0; A. Franklin 0-1-0.

Hodnet AC Opens, Ryley’s Pool, Goldstone, Shrops. Thurs 28th Dec. D. Davies (Hodnet AC) 0-11-0; R. Cooper (Hodnet AC) 0-6-0. (only two anglers supplied). Sun 31st Dec., New Year’s Eve Open. B. Peake (Hodnet AC) 7-4-0; T. Nutt (Hodnet AC) 4-9-0; T. Gollins (Hodnet AC) 2-15-0.


Carney Pools, Wolseley Bridge, Stafford, Staffs. Wed 20 Dec., Silver Fish Only Open, Dragon Pool. C. Talbot (Hednesford) 15-3-0; M. Capewell (Carthy’s Tackle) 12-1-0; D. Pratt (Carthy’s Tackle) 8-12-0. Sat 23rd Dec., Silver Fish Only Open, Dragon Pool. P. Boothby (MAP) 20-2-0; C. Talbot (Hednesford) 20-1-0; M. Capewell (Carthy’s Tackle) 14-15-0. Tues 26th Dec., Silver Fish Only Boxing Day Open, Dragon Pool. L. Capewell (Carthy’s Tackle) 15-4-0; (Joint 2nd) M. Capewell (Carthy’s Tackle) 9-4-0; C. Talbot (Hednesford) 9-4-0; K. Woodfield (Sensas) 3-9-0.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants. Wed 20 Dec., Brickyard Pool. F. Pizzimenti 9-10-0; C. Camplin 5-10-0; M. Hewlett 2-4-0. Sat 23 Dec., Brickyard Pool. C. Garratt 17-14-0; (Joint 2nd) F. Pizzimenti 12-10-0; M. Jones 12-10-0. Sun., Dec 24th, Grendon Pool. M. Hewlett 34-8-0; C. Camplin 25-6-0; A. Jones 17-12-0. Sat 30th Dec., Brickyard Pool. M. Hewlett 34-8-0; M. Wheeler 28-6-0; C. Garratt 25-0-0. Sun 31st Dec., Scotland Pool. J. Rice 24-10-0; K. Bishop 15-8-0; R. Harris 15-4-0. Sun 31st Dec., Grendon Pool. C. Garratt 47-2-0; W. Robinson 33-8-0; I. Drage 26-12-0.

Cradley Heath Labour/Halesowen RBL, Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Thurs 28 Dec., Lark Pool. P. Evans (Halesowen RBL) 24-10-0; L. Mulheron (Cradley Heath Labour) 21-3-0; G. Mason (Halesowen RBL) 20-2-0.

Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffs. Sat 23 Dec., Moors Canal. M. Kearns (Chessy Boys) 23-11-0; G. Slack (Trentham Lakes) 10-2-0; K. Stevenson (Cudmore) 7-4-0; B. Maddocks (Cudmore) 4-14-0. Tues 26 Dec., Boxing Day Open, Suez & Moors Canals. A. Cleary (Nathan’s Tackle) 48-8-0; J. Robinson (Middy) 37-6-0; M. Kearns (Browning) 35-12-0. Sat 30 Dec., Moors Canal. G. Kirby (Nathan’s Tackle/Cudmore) 25-10-0; M. Reynolds (Cudmore) 11-1-0; K. Roden (Trentside Hobbits) 10-15-0.. Sun 31st Dec., New Year’s Eve Open, Suez Canal. D. Lockett (Stoke Muppets) 47-1-0; N. Dimmock (Trentside) 41-13-0; A. Moors (Dynamite Maver Midlands/Bag’em) 28-15-0.

Drennan Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Wed 20 Dec., Boundary Pool. F. Gregg (MFL) 86-14-0; T. Winstone (Bonehill Mill) 32-1-0; S. Partington (MFL) 31-8-0. Thurs 21st Dec., Affordable, Boundary & Middle Pools. M. Burgoine (MFL) 81-12-0; J. Read (MFL) 73-6-0; P. Hurl (Kinloch AC) 53-10-0. Sat 23 Dec., Windmill, Ash, Middle & Boundary Pools. M. Wakeman (Astwood Bank) 95-0-0; S. Ford (Mosella/Old Ghost) 66-2-0; B. Sutor (Astwood Bank) 65-8-0. Sun 24 Dec., Windmill, Island, Boundary & Middle Pools. S. Ford (Mosella/Old Ghost) 88-6-0; N. McKinnon (Preston Innovations) 83-6-0; C. Cameron (Middy/Old Ghost) 65-11-0. Wed 27 Dec., Windmill, Ash & Island Pools. N. McKinnon (Preston Innovations) 67-0-0; C. Cameron (Middy/Old Ghost) 61-0-0; R. Ballard (Evesham Jubilee) 50-0-0. Thurs 28 Dec., Affordable Open, Boundary, Windmill, Ash & Island Pools. C. Cameron (Middy/Old Ghost) 104-6-0; B. Sutor (Astwood Bank) 58-14-0; G. Whyman (MFL) 43-8-0. Sat 30 Dec., Windmill, Ash, Middle, Island & Boundary Pools. A. Fisher (MFL) 64-4-0; N. McKinnon (Preston Innovations) 64-0-0; M. Wakeman (Astwood Bank) 48-10-0. Sun 31 Dec., New Year’s Eve Open, Windmill, Island, Boundary, Ash & Middle Pools. N. McKinnon (Preston Innovations) 88-6-0; M. McDermot (MFL) 54-14-0; C. Telling (Colmic) 48-0-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sat 23 Dec., Match Pool. I. Shirley (Hawkesbury) 31-13-0; D. Lutwyche (Hawkesbury) 28-9-0; C. Kidd (Hawkesbury) 27-0-0. Sat 30th Dec., Match Pool. D. Ashdown (Sparks & Spanners) 35-8-0; I. Shirley (Hawkesbury) 31-9-0; J. Kidd (Hawkesbury) 27-2-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat 30 Dec., Meadow & Canal Pools & Match Lake. C. O’Connor (Smith’s Bait & Tackle) 110-10-0; S. Williamson (Edgley Sports) 63-0-0; D. Childs (Rugeley) 55-10-0; P. Davey (Stoke MG) 53-8-0; P. Truman (Rugeley) 53-4-0; S. Richardson (Dot’em Down/Fatty’s Bait & Tackle) 49-14-0.

Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Sun 31st Dec., New Year’s Eve Pairs. 1st W. Sharman & C. Mullen; 2nd A. Walton & D. Pritchard. Mon 1st Jan., New Year’s Day Open. (Joint 1st) A. Wakelin 78-10-0; S. Daly 78-10-0; S. Jackson 66-0-0.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun 24 Dec., Christmas Eve Open, Swallow Pool. M. Lloyd (OAC) 58-3-0; M. Cope (Monkhall) 50-7-0; C. O’Keefe (Monkhall) 42-7-0. Wed 27th Dec., Lark Pool. B. Marklew (Plan B) 52-0-0; P. Gregory (Swan Elite) 39-8-0; G. Steele (Monkhall) 27-6-0. Sun 31st Dec., New Year’s Eve Open, Swallow & Lark Pools. A. Morgan (Swan Elite/Dot'em Down) 51-0-0; G. Gollins (Swan Elite) 48-0-0; A. Cooper (Pool Hayes) 39-4-0

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Tues 19 Dec., Costcutter, Silver Pool. M. Watson (DGL) 54-6-0; P. Bailey (DHA) 47-13-0; R. Kings (Mosella) 47-5-0. Wed 20th Dec., Over 50’s Open, Silver Pool. P. Bailey (DHA) 61-12-0; R. Kings (Mosella) 58-9-0; P. Rice (Mosella) 57-11-0. Thurs 21st Dec., Mid-Week Fur & Feather Open, Meadow & Moors Pools. C. Pace (CPA) 81-5-0; J. Newton (Smithy’s) 72-7-0; C. Bradney (Moorlands) 53-0-0. Sat 23 Dec., Weekend Fur & Feather Open, Meadow & Silver Pools. P. Hadlington (Moorlands) 71-3-0; R. Kings Snr. (Redditch) 68-14-0; (Joint 3rd) R. Kings Jnr. (Mosella) 51-1-0; P. Hodge (DHA) 51-1-0. Sun 24 Dec., Bank, Moors & Island Pools. P. Bailey (DHA) 68-14-0; S. Tibbetts (Commercial Indications) 46-1-0; C. Pace (CPA) 39-7-0. Tues 26 Dec., Boxing Day Open, Silver & Middle Pools. N. Colcombe (Moorlands) 63-7-0; A. Jones (Marukyu Strike) 56-7-0; G. Orgam (Foster’s) 48-3-0. Wed 27th Dec., Over 50’s Open, Silver Pool. A. Newton (Moorlands) 32-2-0; D. Parry (Decca’s) 30-7-0; B. Drew (Proline) 19-3-0. Thurs 28th Dec., Costcutter, Meadow Pool. T. Stead (WMP Maver) 29-11-0; M. Henshall (Foster’s) 20-15-0; M. Watson (DGL) 19-6-0. Fri 29 Dec., Middle Pool. P. Bailey (DHA) 44-10-0; I. Mills (Robin’s Timber) 20-11-0; R. Jones (Moorlands) 16-11-0. Sat 30 Dec., Silver Pool. R. Brennan (HT Angling) 53-8-0; S. Tibbetts (Commercial Indications) 44-8-0; P. Bailey (DHA) 42-7-0. Sun 31st Dec., New Year’s Eve Open, Bank, Moors, Island & Meadow Pools. K. Stewart (Moorlands) 79-15-0; C. Jones (Old Bear) 48-1-0; G. Reynolds (CPA) 45-11-0.

Osprey AC, Lakeside Fishery, Duncote, Northants. Sun 31st Dec. E. Blane 31-2-0; R. Dzialak 27-9-0; D. Lewis 26-14-0; M. Wilson 26-5-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sat 23 Dec., Sycamore & Chestnut Pools. C. Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 44-7-0; S. Barber (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 42-15-0; T. Edwards (Swan Elite) 41-10-0. Sun 24th Dec., Sycamore Pool. J. Langford (Preston Innovations Boldings) 64-12-0; M. Stobbs (OAC) 49-11-0; P. Hemming (Monkhall) 38-2-0. Tues 26 Dec., Boxing Day Open, Sycamore Pool. A. Kyte (Middle Severn Angling) 66-2-0; P. Hemming (Monkhall) 45-5-0; M. Fletcher (Preston Innovations Boldings) 39-10-0. Wed 27 Dec., Oak & Beech Pools. M. Stobbs (OAC) 58-1-0; S. Rogers (OAC) 31-3-0; P. Rock (Preston Innovations Boldings) 30-2-0; R. Hancox (MH Floats) 29-9-9.

Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Thurs 28 Dec. S. Harris (Little Dawley AC) 75-4-0; N. ‘Tyson’ Park (Little Dawley AC) 74-0-0; S. Walters (Chestnut Tree AC) 56-11-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Wed 27 Dec., Holmedale Lake. P. Burt (KP Club) 56-6-0; R. Allen (KP Club) 50-5-0; A. Birkin (Phil’s Bait & Tackle) 33-12-0.

The Chris Hill Flyer Silver Fish & Feeder Only Opens, Barston Lakes, Solihull, W. Mids. Sat 23 Dec. K. Tipton (Sensas) 43-8-0; A. Gregory (Drennan Bordon) 31-0-0; A. Wakelin (Preston Innovations) 26-8-0; D. Boyle (B’ham) 23-6-0; R. Fryer (Dynamite Baits) 23-4-0. Sat 30 Dec. D. Boyle (Sensas) 16-10-0; M. Derry (Sensas Starlets) 16-9-0; (Joint 3rd) A. Kinder (Maver/Marukyu) 15-10-0; R. Richards (Foster’s Army) 15-10-0.

Townsend Lakes Fishery, Upwell, Cambs. Sun 31st Dec., New Year’s Eve Open, Woodpecker Pool. C. Begbie 66-14-0; A. Adams 53-10-0; S. Hawkes 47-6-0.

Viaduct Fisheries, Somerton, Somerset, Thurs 21 Dec., Costcutter, Campbell & Cary Lakes. J. Darby 97-8-0; G. Cannings 93-13-0; S. Jackson 66-6-0; S. Russell 33-0-0. Silvers: R. Eagle 12-7-0-0; R. Wickham 11-14-0; G. O’Shea 11-7-0; M. McMahon 11-5-0.

Wassell Grove Fisheries, Hagley, Worcs. Sat 23 Dec., Match Lake. D. Doran (Wassell Grove) 35-12-0; G. Glider (Wassell Grove) 18-2-0; P. Lawrence (Wassell Grove) 17-12-0. Thurs 28 Dec., Match Lake. P. Lawrence (Wassell Grove) 14-2-0; A. Penn (Wassell Grove) 11-7-0; D. Doran (Wassell Grove) 10-8-0. Sat 30 Dec. A. Ward (Kings Nordley/Bells Mill) 20-5-0; J. Bagley (Steven’s Tackle) 17-10-0; D. Johnson (Wassell Grove) 16-12-0. Sun 31 Dec. S. Parker (Black Country Misfits) 23-8-0; D. Johnson Snr. (Wassell Grove) 7-14-0; P. Lawrence (Wassell Grove) 7-8-0.

White Hart Flore AC Vets, Barby Banks Fishery, Rugby, Warks. Wed 20 Dec. D. Griffiths 24-8-0; G. Tilson 16-15-0; J. Wiggins 12-10-0.

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