Angling match results for week ending 7 May 2016

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope. A report on this weekend's match activity will be published later this week.

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Browning Lifestyle/Stafford Izaak Walton Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Little Onn, Church Eaton, Staffs. Sat. P. ‘Jonty’ Johnson (Browning Lifestyle/Dave’s of Middlewich) 9-1-4; D. Sumner (Bilston Angling Centre) 7-11-11; M. Wood (Four Ashes AC) 6-14-11.

Crewe & Nantwich AA Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Chester, Ches. Sun. P. Armstrong (Crewe & Nantwich AA) 8-3-0; J. Shaw (Warrington AC) 5-5-11; P. Cross (Crewe & Nantwich AA) 4-15-6.

Goodyear AC Open, Staffs & Worcs Canal, Slade Heath Basin, Coven, Staffs. Thurs PM. R. Campbell (Sankeys) 4-5-6; B. Jones (Goodyear AC) 2-13-13; M. Bethell (Goodyear AC) 2-12-6.

Huddersfield Broad Canal Teams of Four Spring League, Round 3, Huddersfield, W. Yorks. Sun. M. Halliwell (Matrix Red) 11-7-0; C. Lees (Tri-Cast Red) 4-10-0; K. Henigham (Tri-Cast Black) 4-7-0. Teams: Tri-Cast Calder Red 48; Maver NW 42; Slaithwaite AC 41. League: Maver NW 126; Slaithwaite AC 119; Willy Worms 114.

Hungerford Canal AA Open, Kennet & Avon Canal, Upper & Lower Dunmill, Hungerford, Berks. Bank Holiday Mon. N. Jones (Drennan Bordon) 30-0-0; R. Smith (Turbertini SE) 26-4-0; P. Harrop (Matrix Talisman) 17-8-0.

Newry Canal May Day Festival 2016, Newry, County Down, Northern Ireland. Sat., Day One. J. Reilly 2.300kg; A. Hutchman 2.040kg; E. Campbell 1.680kg. Sun., Day Two. J. Reilly 3.510kg; S. Wright 3.410kg; E. Campbell 2.950kg. Festival overall: J. Reilly 5.810kg; S. Wright 4.870kg; A. Hutchman 4.660kg.

Sensas Black Country Teams of Four Spring League, Round 3, Grand Union Canal, Cornerstone Waters, Small Heath, B’ham. Sun. S. Preece (Browning Lifestyle) 13-8-0; R. Stanton (Sensas Black Country B) 10-12-0; M. Appleby (Sensas Black Country A) 8-5-12. Teams: Digger’s Men 13; Measham AC 17; Sensas Black Country B 20. League: Digger’s Men 56; Preston Innovations Black Horse 66; Measham AC 67.

Sportsman AC Open, Walsall Canal, Metro Bridge Section, Wednesbury, W. Mids. Sat. D. Anderson (ZLT) 8-0-0; C. Taylor (Sportsman AC) 5-4-11; S. Broome (Maver Midlands) 3-11-0.

Stirrup Cup Open, Birmingham & Fazeley Canal, Curdworth, Warks. Sun. G. Massey (Dams & Lock) 3-13-0; B. Jarvis (Stirrup Cup) 2-14-12; S. Broome (Maver Midlands) 1-2-0.

Wolverhampton AA Open, Staffs & Worcs Canal, Awbridge, nr. Wombourne, Staffs. Bank Holiday Mon. J. Garbett (Bilston Angling Centre) 14-9-0; K. Jones (Wolverhampton) 9-6-0; P. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 8-2-0.

Wolverhampton Over 60’s Club Open, Staffs & Worcs Canal, Cross Keys Section, Penkridge, Staffs. T. Blyde (Rugeley Miners) 9-8-10; B. Simmill (Bilston Angling Centre) 8-0-0; S. Brailsford (Bridgtown Social AC) 7-8-10.

Woodside AC Opens, Dudley No.1 Canal, Merry Hill, Dudley, W. Mids. Sat., Merry Hill Section,. S. Robson (ZLT) 5-8-12; I. Hingley (Brierley Hill) 2-9-10; A. Homer (ZLT) 2-7-8. Sun., The Link Section. P. Hatton (ZLT) 24-12-0; G. Ward (Sedgley) 18-8-0; A. Homer (ZLT) 13-9-0.

Yardley Ex Service AC, Grand Union Canal, Middle Section, Tyseley, B’ham. Sun. C. Archer (Yardley Ex Service AC) 9-6-0; B. Barton (Yardley Ex Service AC) 9-4-0; T. Bowen (Yardley Ex Service AC) 4-9-0.


Hodnet AC Club Matches, Ryley’s Pool, Hodnet, Shrops. Thurs. B. Peake (Hodnet AC) 8-8-0; D. Davies (Hodnet AC) 5-13-0; N. Cooper (Hodnet AC) 4-6-0. Sun., Hammersley Spring Pools, Ashley, nr. Market Drayton, Shrops. R. Cooper (Hodnet AC) 4-5-0; B. Peake (Hodnet AC) 0-10-0.

MBK Leisures Junior Opens, Coloured Ponds, Rake, Sussex. Sat. 13 to 17 year olds: G. Jones (Ash) 35-0-0; Z. Harris (Croydon) 5-6-0; C. Hinkley (Petersfield) 2-14-0. 9 to 12 year olds: E. Sanders (Clanfield) 5-0-0; J. Carter (Alton) 4-2-0; F. Bacon (Dorking) 2-3-0. Under 9 year olds: H. Stevens (Clanfield) 6-2-0; S. Arukumar (Eastleigh) 2-2-0.

Wakefield AC, Newmillerdam, Wakefield, W. Yorks. Sun. R. Reah (Wakefield AC) 52-15-0; J. Borkwood (Wakefield AC) 25-8-0; T. Bishop (Wakefield AC) 10-5-0.


Abbington AC, Ryson Lake, Islip, Northants. Sun. R. Coleman (Abington AC) 15-0-0; M. Bunyard (Abington AC) 3-3-0; V. Battams (Abington AC) 2-3-0.

Bridgtown Social AC, Carney’s Pools, Wolseley Bridge, Stafford, Staffs. Sun. C. Jackson (Bridgtown Social AC) 52-10-0; T. Jones (Bridgtown Social AC) 30-10-0; J. Parton (Bridgtown Social AC) 30-8-0.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants. Wed., Brickyard Pool. M. Hewlett (Castle Ashby) 31-8-0; F. Pizamenti (Castle Ashby) 31-0-0; S. Smith (Castle Ashby) 24-4-0. Sat., Brickyard Pool. S. Smith (Castle Ashby) 54-0-0; M. Moody (Castle Ashby) 35-8-0; F. Pizamenti (Castle Ashby) 26-12-0. Sun., Grendon Pool. C. Camplin (Castle Ashby) 41-8-0; G. Millward (Castle Ashby) 33-8-0; P. Lovell (Castle Ashby) 28-6-0.

County Vets, Canons, Northants. Wed. P. Lafflin (County Vets) 19-14-0; (Joint 2nd) J. Lewis (County Vets) 6-0-0; D. Cantrell (County Vets) 6-0-0.

Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffs. Sat., Suez Canal. G. Skerritt (Nathan’s of Burslem) 52-7-0; S. Brown (Maver) 41-0-0; S. Tong (Team Cudmore) 32-7-0. Sun., Arena Pool. S. Tong (Team Cudmore) 38-8-0; R. Lamb (Cudmore) 37-8-0; B. Handley (Team Cudmore) 34-1-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Moors Canal. G. Skerritt (Nathan’s of Burslem) 33-2-0; A. Furnival (Ted Carter Preston) 24-0-0; P. Holmes (Cudmore) 23-2-0.

Finedon AC, Shearsby Valley, Lutterworth, Leics. Sun. C. Chapman (Finedon AC) 28-0-0; R. Brain (Finedon AC) 19-5-0; S. Amos (Finedon AC) 17-8-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC, Barby Banks, Northants. Sun. B. Prowse (Flore & Brockhall AC) 57-0-0; R. Ayres (Flore & Brockhall AC) 47-0-0; D. Ayres (Flore & Brockhall AC) 43-0-0.

Furnace Mill, Bewdley, Worcs. Sun., Mucky Meadow Pool. P. Evans (Furnace Mill) 144-10-0; J. Newton (Furnace Mill) 127-11-0; W. Jennings (Furnace Mill) 74-10-0. Bank Holiday Mon, Mucky Meadow Pool. M. Guest (Furnace Mill) 112-4-0; J. Pulley (Furnace Mill) 92-8-0; D. Sheldon (Foster’s) 89-1-0.

Glebe AC, Stockton, Warks. Sun. D. Haddon (Glebe AC) 30-8-0; G. Kirton (Glebe AC) 24-4-0; R. Lay (Glebe AC) 20-4-0.

Goodyear AC, Vineyards Pools, Halfpenny Green, Bobbington, S. Staffs. Sun., Moor Hen Pool. D. Griffin (Goodyear AC) 85-6-0; S. Thomson (Goodyear AC) 38-0-0; M. Thomson (Goodyear AC) 33-6-0.

Halesowen RBL, Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Owl & Lark Pools. S. Waite (Halesowen RBL) 73-12-0; G. Mason (Halesowen RBL) 49-12-0; J. Billingham (Halesowen RBL) 48-0-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sat., Match Pool. C. Kidd (Hawkesbury) 82-4-0; C. Merritt (Hawkesbury) 76-0-0; R. E. Grant (Hawkesbury) 52-10-0. Sun., Match Pool. G. Merritt (Hawkesbury) 139-1-0; C. Kidd (Hawkesbury) 94-2-0; D. Lanny (Hawkesbury) 71-3-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Match Pool. J. Kidd (Hawkesbury) 82-6-0; C. Merritt (Hawkesbury) 73-9-0; G. Merritt (Hawkesbury) 66-3-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., Island & Canal Pools. M. Lucas (Mosella) 82-2-0; K. Dennis (Ultimate Pellet) 74-2-0; W. Crowder (Mosella) 63-4-0. Sun., Match & Canal Pools. M. Kearns (Browning Lifestyle) 132-11-0; D. Childs (Rugeley) 132-6-0; D. Lockett (Stoke) 124-10-0. Bank Holiday Mon, Canal, Bridge, Meadow & Match Pools. J. Chapman (Maver Gold) 161-14-0; M. Kearns (Browning Lifestyle) 144-0-0; D. Bracken (Mosella Garbolino) 141-0-0.

John Harvey Memorial Match, Blackhorse Lake, Little Linford, Bucks. Sun. G. Underwood (Gone Fishin’) 36-8-0; I. Pretty (Bucks.) 13-4-0; D. Gisbourne (Bucks.) 10-12-0. (£245 raised for the Air Ambulance).

Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Wed., Island Pool. T. Brooks (Statford Fishing & Outdoors) 81-0-0; A. Taylor (Harescombe Fishery) 46-0-0; B. Duggan (Bailey’s of Warwick) 25-0-0. Thurs., Affordable, Island Pool. G. Donachie (Arthur’s Angling Supplies) 126-8-0; J. Watson (Old Ghost) 102-11-0; N. Richards (DGL) 58-14-0. Sat., Middle Pool. T. Winstone (Bonehill Mill) 108-2-0; M. Bull (Frenzee) 77-12-0; G. Donachie (Arthur’s Angling Supplies) 77-10-0. Sun., Island & Middle Pools. J. Morris (Stratford Fishing & Outdoors) 137-6-0; D. Simpkins (Swindon Enterprise Angling) 89-2-0; M. Russell (Banbury Gunsmiths) 84-8-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Island, Middle & Ash Pools. C. Cameron (Middy/Old Ghost) 133-8-0; (Joint 2nd) M. Malin (MAP/Bait-Tech) 128-12-0; A. Beasley (RAF Garbolino) 128-12-0; N. Richards (Colmic) 126-12-0.

Milton Keynes Vets, Blackhorse Lake, Little Linford, Bucks. Wed. R. Hefferon (MK Vets) 10-0-0; P. Chapman (MK Vets) 8-2-0; K. Osborne (MK Vets) 7-12-0.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Fri., Over 55’s, Owl Pool. K. Lees (OAC) 62-0-0; G. Payne (OAC) 54-5-0; C. Stanford (Monkhall) 51-2-0. Sat., Kingfisher Pool. A. Rowbottom (ABC) 79-11-0; J. Hillman (Monkhall) 74-14-0; M. Davidson (Monkhall/OAC) 72-15-0. Sun., Hawk Pool. M. Davidson (Monkhall/OAC) 75-7-0; A. Welding (Sensas Strike) 56-11-0; M. Davidson (Monkhall/OAC) 42-10-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Kingfisher & Owl Pools. A. Jones (Black Country Misfits) 100-9-0; J. Hillman (Monkhall) 81-7-0; A. Rowbottom (ABC) 74-6-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Tues., Costcutter, Moors & Island Pools. A. Croft (DHA) 92-15-0; M. Watson (DGL) 80-7-0; J. Clewes (Central Trains) 79-4-0. Wed., Over 50’s, Meadow Pool. M. Watson (DGL) 79-12-0; P. Bailey (DHA) 55-12-0; D.J. Williams (Halesowen RBL) 51-3-0. Thurs., Costcutter, Silver Pool. M. Watson (DGL) 125-3-0; B. Tandy (DHA) 80-8-0; S. Julian (DHA) 64-3-0. Fri PM., Meadow Pool. C. Newton (Smithy’s) 112-11-0; N. Groves (Foster’s) 100-0-0; S. Parker (Club 2000) 87-8-0. Sat., Bank, Moors & Island Pools. M. Watson (DGL) 102-0-0; M. Henshall (Foster’s) 68-10-0; J. Hodge (DHA) 61-4-0. Sun., Meadow Pool. L. Richards (Packington) 120-1-0; A. Gethen (Steven’s Tackle) 92-11-0; M. Watson (DGL) 76-4-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Silver Pool. N. Groves (Foster’s) 236-7-0; G. Reynolds (DHA) 146-11-0; I. Mills (Robin’s Timber) 128-3-0.

Osprey AC, Arran’s Lake, Chelmsford, Essex. Sun. C. Lovelock (Osprey AC) 280-0-0; H. Smith (Osprey AC) 160-0-0; E. Blane (Osprey AC) 139-0-0.

Parkes’ Hall AC, Woodside Pools, Cleobury Mortimer, Shrops. Sun., Woodside Pool. J. Trevis (Parkes’ Hall AC) 78-5-0; A. Watkins (Parkes’ Hall AC) 37-8-0; S. Worton (Parkes’ Hall AC) 31-7-0.

Parkside AC, Portland Fishing Lakes, Newark, Notts. Sun. J. Griffin (Parkside AC) 44-0-0; B. Scotney (Parkside AC) 26-8-0; D. Worley (Parkside AC) 17-8-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Chestnut Pool. S. Owen (Monkhall) 79-3-0; (Joint 2nd) J. Brennan (Preston Innovations Boldings) 58-0-0; S. Aston (Swan AC) 58-0-0; T. Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings) 51-5-0. Thurs., Sycamore Pool. C. Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 128-14-0; B. Tromans (Fiery Holes AC) 120-5-0; D. Brown (Maver Midlands) 112-5-0. Sat., Larch & Chestnut Pools. P. Wheeler (Preston Innovations Boldings) 92-4-0; S. Christian (Sedgley) 81-11-0; C. Wozek (Matrix) 64-9-0. Sun., Sycamore, Chestnut & Larch Pools. J. Langford (Maver Midlands) 130-14-0; S. Owen (Monkhall) 127-9-0; D. Emlyn (OAC) 118-12-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Tues., Ghost Pool. A. Stone (Peg One Angling) 105-5-0; D. Hicken (Woodlands) 98-8-0; C. Fox (Woodlands) 52-1-0. Sat., Hay & Barley Pools. C. Vallender (Gloucester) 69-4-0; A. Kent (Gloucester) 54-12-0; A. Jones (Woodlands) 50-8-0. Sun., High Pool. A. Stone (Peg One Angling) 56-0-0; K. Dickes (Bristol Angling) 45-8-0; A. Taylor (Woodlands) 43-4-0.

Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Tues. T. Edwards (Swan Elite) 106-10-0; R. Cox (Wyre Forest) 70-14-0; G. Woode (Total Angling) 68-14-0. Sat., Graham Jones AC. S. Jones (Graham Jones AC) 77-13-0; P. Homer (Graham Jones AC) 53-12-0; R. Wolverson (Graham Jones AC) 46-0-0. Sun., Greenman AC. C. Stevens (Greenman AC) 85-14-0; C. Jeavons (Greenman AC) 79-4-0; A. Cox (Greenman AC) 59-3-0. Bank Holiday Mon. V. Heath (Newport) 118-4-0; J. Bevan (Swan AC) 79-14-0; F. Cook (BD Floats) 76-14-0.

Sports & Social AC, Barby Banks, Northants. Sun. R. Mayhew (SAS AC) 37-0-0; B. Moore (SAS AC) 35-0-0; N. Antonacci (SAS AC) 27-0-0.

Towcester Vets, Flecknoe, Rugby, Warks. Wed. J. Balhatchett (Towcester Vets) 98-8-0; C. Howard (Towcester Vets) 91-8-0; G. Cooke (Towcester Vets) 34-0-0.

Towcester AC, Wappenham Water, Silver Lake, Northants. Sun. J. Balhatchett (Towcester AC) 11-13-0; B. Eaton (Towcester AC) 8-14-0; B. Eales (Towcester AC) 8-10-0.

Wassell Grove, Hagley, Worcs. Sat., Brook Pool. K. Williams (Wolverhampton) 46-8-0; D. ‘Dillon’ Johnson Snr. (Steven’s Tackle) 35-10-0; D. Johnson Jnr. (Steven’s Tackle) 25-12-0.

White Hart Flore AC, Barby Banks, Northants. Sun. R. Wyckham (White Hart Flore AC) 161-8-0; G. Muddiman (White Hart Flore AC) 134-8-0; J. Berry (White Hart Flore AC) 88-8-0.

Willow Brook Open, Islip, Northants. Sun. R. Clipston (Willow Brook) 25-14-0; R. Heeley (Willow Brook) 14-9-0; C. Harris (Willow Brook) 12-11-0.

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Last date edited: 4 May 2016

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