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Angling match results for week ending 8 July 2017

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Angling Trust & Canal & River Trust Canal Pairs Qualifier, Leads & Liverpool Canal, Jackson's Bridge, Lydiate, Merseyside & The Kings Arms, Haskayne, Lancs. Sat. D. Shaw & B. Krupnyckyj 2; J. Verbruggen & S. Paddon 6; D. Martin & A. Marsden 10; (Joint 4th) C. Birchall & S. Wharton 12; M. Wilson & C. Whalley 12. Qualifiers: D. Shaw & B. Krupnyckyj; J. Verbruggen & S. Paddon.

Angling Trust Division 1 National Practise Open Match, Shropshire Union Canal, (G Section) Coal Wharf/Betton Wood, Market Drayton, Shrops. Sat. R. Guest (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 12-8-8; M. Wood (Bridgnorth AS) 10-2-0; B. Roberts (Drennan NW) 10-0-0; L. Kenyon (Browning Lifestyle) 9-3-0; F. ‘the Bread’ Cheetham (Team Eclipse) 8-9-4; G. Smith (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 8-6-4.

Bridgtown Social AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Deepmore Section, Four Ashes, Staffs. Sun. J. Parton (Bridgtown Social AC) 4-10-2; P. Eldershaw (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-14-2; B. Boothby (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-8-6.

Crewe Match Anglers Open, Trent & Mersey Canal, Middlewich, Ches. Sun. L. Breeze (Drennan NW) 10-0-0; (Joint 2nd) M. Davies (Liverpool) 7-2-0; C. Morris (Team Les ‘O’) 7-2-0; J. Wineyard (Chester Tackle Locker) 7-2-0; R. Gardon (Wigan MG) 7-1-0.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Shaw Hall Lane, Coven, Staffs. Thurs PM. M. Bethell (Goodyear AC) 5-2-0; B. Jones (Goodyear AC) 3-11-0; B. Birch (Goodyear AC) 3-1-8.

Long Eaton Federation Summer League, Round 4, Erewash Canal, Derby Road Section, Long Eaton, Notts. Sun. J. Garner (Long Eaton Fed.) 5-14-0; I. Sharratt (Leicester Sensas) 4-13-0; P. Allwood (Long Eaton Fed.) 4-12-8; A. Astle (Long Eaton Fed.) 4-7-0; D. Fowler (Matlock AC) 3-12-0; A. Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 3-8-0. League: J. Garner (Long Eaton Fed.) 7; I. Sharratt (Leicester Sensas) 10; A. Astle (Long Eaton Fed.) 13.

Sportsman AC Open, Walsall Canal, Moors Mill Lane Section, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. D. Anderson (ZLT Angling Products) 8-1-0; D. Arnold (Sportsman AC) 7-13-0; T. Bowen (Canal Kings) 6-12-0.

Ted Carter Lancaster Canal Match Series, Match 7, Lancaster Canal, Dimples Lane Section, Garstang, Lancs. Tues Eve. J. Brogden 18-5-0; S. Embery 11-1-0; D. Benson 10-13-0; S. Wilson 10-0-0; S. Wharton 9-6-0; B. Thomas 8-13-0; G. Dawes 6-10-0; C. Gorrell 6-8-0.

Wolverhampton AA Opens, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Wombourne, Staffs. Wed. R. Guest (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 12-2-0; S. Broome (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 5-10-0; N. Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 4-8-0. Sun., Shropshire Union Canal, Brewood, Staffs. Sun. D. Richards (Four Ashes AC) 10-2-7; D. Lewis (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 7-14-5; D. McCall (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 6-11-0; F. ‘the Bread’ Cheetham (Team Eclipse) 6-4-15; D. Massey (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 6-0-0.

Wolverhampton Over 60’s Club Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Chubb AC Waters, Ball Lane, Coven, Staffs. Wed. C. Tillet (Bridgtown Social AC) 6-8-0; D. Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 4-14-0; P. ‘Fizza’ Blakemore (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-0-0.


Barford AA Festival 2017, Warks. River Avon, Barford, Warks. Mon., Day One. D. Ashby (Banbury Gunsmiths) 19-7-0; S. Merry (Shakspeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 15-14-0; D. Petch (Quorn AS) 13-5-0; C. Harrison (Barford AA) 12-14-0; D. Hollands (Barford AA) 12-3-0; A. Reynolds (Quorn AS) 10-14-0; I. Winter (DH Angling) 10-2-0.

Bridgnorth British Legion AC, River Severn, Severn Park Reaches, above Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. A. Richards (Coseley) 11-4-0; J. Webb (Bridgnorth AS) 8-5-0; C. Holmes (Middle Severn Angling) 7-10-0.

Cradley Heath Labour AC, River Severn, Arley Harbour Waters, Bewdley, Worcs. Sun. B. Robson (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 16-12-0; S. West (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 7-3-0; A. Sloan (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 7-2-0.

Drennan Coors Masters QualifierRound 1, River Trent, Burton-on-Trent, Staffs. Sun. D. Kinson (Coors AC) 10-12-0; T. Marshall (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 10-9-0; R. Quinn (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 10-4-0; W. Swinscoe (Drennan/Bait-Tech) 9-12-0; S. Lowther (Daiwa Dons) 7-13-0. Qualifiers: R. Quinn; D. Kinson; A. Taft; J. Hardwidge; T. Marshall; W. Swinscoe.

Kidderminster & District AA Open, River Severn, Bewdley, Worcs. Sat. G. Brierley (Willow Creek) 27-9-0; M. Traves (Sensas Strike) 25-3-0; D. Foxall (KDAA) 11-13-0; T. Birt (Wales) 10-10-0; B. Rigby (DH Angling) 10-4-0.

Nottingham Federation Tuesday Opens, River Trent, Clifton Bridge, nr. Nottingham, Notts. Tues. T. Marshall (Shakespeare Superteam/Bait-Tech) 14-0-0; J. Clayton (Matchman Supplies) 13-7-0; B. Bywater (Matchman Supplies) 12-11-0; D. Clayton (Drennan Leics.) 12-3-0; S. Raynor (Matchman Supplies) 11-6-0; S. Heaton (Matchman Supplies) 10-6-0.

Olney & Clifton FA Open, River Great Ouse, Olney, Bucks. Tues. C. Kachiniel (Kempston) 6-1-0; P. Hawley (Olney &Clifton FA) 5-4-0; I. Stokes (Wellingborough) 4-11-0. 

Olney & Clifton FA, River Great Ouse, Olney, Bucks. Sat. P. Hawley (Olney & Clifton FA) 6-8-0; D. Walsh (Olney & Clifton FA) 1-15-0; C. Edwards (Olney & Clifton FA) 1-8-0.

Oxford & District AA Open, River Thames, Medley, Oxon. Sun. J. Taylor (Sensas A4) 18-10-0; T. Hobbs (Drennan Oxford) 15-12-0; G. Pook (Daiwa Dorking) 15-8-0; P. Passmore (Devizes MG) 12-11-0.

Rotherham UAF Open, River Don, Sprotborough, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Sun. J. Murray (Maltby Mafia) 19-3-0; P. Rees (Rotherham Raiders) 12-10-0; D. Frost (Scunthorpe) 11-10-0.

South West Super League, Round 2, Bristol Avon, Swineford, S. Gloucs. to Jack Whites, nr. Bristol. Sun. M. Bromsgrove (Sensas 88) 33-0-0; D. Micklewright (DGL) 18-9-0; N. Richards (DGL) 15-0-0; S. Hutchinson (Maver Cadbury Angling) 14-10-0; R. Chave (Garbolino Blackmore Vale) 14-3-0; M. Brush (DGL) 13-13-0. Teams: DGL 44; Preston Innovations Thatchers 35; Sensas Lobby’s 34. League: DGL 79; (Joint 2nd) Sensas Lobby’s 72; Preston Innovations Thatchers 72.

The Nick Gretton Memorial/Bridgnorth AS Open, River Severn, Linley Bank Section, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sat PM. S. Hill (Manchester) 37-6-0; P. King (Barford AA) 32-14-0; N. Ball (Wednesfield Angling Centre) 31-0-0; M. Taylor (Bromsgrove) 28-8-0; R. Thorley (Manchester) 25-3-0; R. Rogers (Barford AA) 24-4-0. (£182 raised for the Disabled Anglers Charity).


Blackfords Progressive Bi-Monthly Open, Calf Heath Reservoir, nr. Gailey, Staffs. Sat. D. Shaw (Ian’s Tackle) 75-11-0; B. Astley (Telford) 56-11-0; R. Woodbridge (Salford) 27-11-0.

Festival Angling Charity Pairs Shield for Mia's Campaign, Festival Lake, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent, Wales. M. Barrell (Newport) 19-10-0; D. Scriven (Nivea) 18-3-0; C. West (Festival Angling) 18-0-0; I. Swanson (Milo) 12-10-0. Random Pairs Shield: D. Johnson & D. Scriven 28-15-0.

Wakefield AC, Walker’s Dam, Alverthorpe, W. Yorks. Sun. R. Reah (Wakefield AC) 30-7-0; B. Reah (Wakefield AC) 25-15-0; M. Green (Wakefield AC) 21-2-0.


Angling Trust Junior & Youth National Championships, Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks. Sat 24th June. Junior Individuals: J. Pope (Junior Match Aid) 32K 180g; C. Jennings (Evesham Youth AC) 31K 000g; T. Clark (Sensas A4) 30K 200g; J. Paling (Sensas Mark One Legacy) 27K 080g; B. Pitman (Junior Match Aid) 26K 300g; J. Gill (Worksop DAA Cadets) 24K 750g. Junior Teams: Sensas A4 43; Evesham Youth AC 38; Junior Match Aid 33; Sensas Mark One Legacy 28; Dawley AS Red 25. Youth Individuals: W. McCranor (Tri-Cast Weston Red) 64K 600g; Z. Worby (Tri-Cast Weston Black) 60K 550g; J. Holloway (Tri-Cast Weston Red) 46K 000g; K. Jones (Tri-Cast Weston Red) 40K 250g; D. Slack (Junior Match Aid) 37K 500g; A. Swain (Sensas A4) 31K 400g. Youth Teams: Tri-Cast Weston Red 41; Sensas A4 37; Junior Match Aid 32; Tri-Cast Weston Black 30; Worksop DAA 23. Fish ‘O’ Mania Qualifiers: S. Collett (Sensas A4); J. Holloway (Tri-Cast Weston Red); D. Slack (Junior Match Aid); K. Jones (Tri-Cast Weston Red); W. McCranor (Tri-Cast Weston Red); Y. Septon (Junior Match Aid).

Drennan Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Wed., Ash Pool. P. Hurl (MFL) 100-2-0; M. Burgoine (MFL) 55-14-0; R. Merry (MFL) 53-10-0. Thurs., Affordable, Island Pool. P. Launchbury (MFL) 89-10-0; M. Burgoine (MFL) 75-4-0; G. Dovey (MFL) 70-8-0. Sat., Middle Pool. J. Bate (Steven’s Tackle) 87-8-0; S. Rhodes (Clampits) 63-0-0; G. Phipps (MFL) 54-2-0. Sun., Island Pool. C. Cameron (Middy/Old Ghost) 133-12-0; J. Morris (Stratford Fishing & Outdoors) 108-4-0; M. Hemming (Lodge Park) 81-0-0.

Furnace Mill Fishery, Bewdley, Worcs. Sun., Mucky Meadow Pool. W. Jennings (Bag’em Baits) 87-0-0; P. Evans (Furnace Mill) 64-10-0; K. Williams (Wolverhampton) 48-5-0.

Gillingham AA, Witherington Farm, Salisbury, Wilts. Sun., Outer Snake Lake. J. Stamp 64-5-0; T. West 56-0-0; J. Searle 33-4-0; J. Shepperd 27-7-0; J. Candy 25-12-0; J. Moody 23-6-0.

Gillingham AA 3rd Junior Match, Two Counties Farm, Mere, Wilts. Sat. Juniors: H. Chave 47-8-0; Z. Hebditch 41-4-0; M. Randall 21-4-0; P. Bell 10-14-0. Intermediates: D. Ponting 18-0-0; T. Carter 9-12-0; A. Strudwick 6-10-0.

Gillingham AA Evening Match, Lodden Lakes, Gillingham, Dorset. Wed. J. Candy (Todber Manor) 44-10-0; J. Stamp (Gillingham AA) 24-8-0; P. Leach (Gillingham AA) 15-8-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Match Pool. J. Kidd (Hawkesbury) 69-9-0; R. E. Grant (Hawkesbury) 58-13-0; C. Kidd (Hawkesbury) 57-8-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sun., Canal & Meadow Pools. A. Hulme (Maver Gold Dynamite) 190-12-0; E. Brown (Izaak Walton Leigh) 187-12-0; S. Edwards (Heronbrook) 164-12-0; D. Lockett (Heronbrook) 163-6-0; S. Williamson (Edgeley Sports) 160-14-0; T. Shelley (Heronbrook) 159-12-0.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Lark Pool. B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 179-12-0; P. Evans (Halesowen) 118-0-0; R. Hancox (Pool Hayes) 99-3-0. Sat., Hawk Pool. M. Davidson (Monkhall/MH Floats) 107-14-0; A. Rowbottom (ABC) 105-5-0; S. Nicholson (Allen’s Tackle, Leamore) 91-0-0. Sun., Hawk Pool. A. Rowbottom (ABC) 112-10-0; S. White (OAC) 97-13-0; K. Hayes (Monkhall) 95-8-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Tues., Costcutter, Meadow Pool. G. Reynolds (CPA) 111-0-0; T. Stead (WMP Maver) 94-8-0; P. Ali (Moorlands) 91-9-0. Wed., Over 50’s Open, Silver Pool. M. Watson (DGL) 181-3-0; R. Kings (Mosella) 130-8-0; R. Clarke (Moorlands) 124-8-0. Thurs., Costcutter, Meadow Pool. K. Roderick (DHA) 188-5-0; D. Wood (Post Office) 91-0-0; S. Julian (Moorlands) 82-12-0. Fri PM., Bank & Island Pools. L. Boden (Central Trains) 161-0-0; A. Shuck (Water’s Edge) 129-3-0; D. Pritchard (Moorlands) 106-15-0. Sat., Meadow, Island & Moors Pools. M. Tooze (Moorlands) 195-11-0; I. Mills (Robin’s Timber) 192-15-0; N. Groves (Foster’s) 146-3-0. Sun., Meadow & Island Pools. I. Mills (Robin’s Timber) 168-8-0; C. Pace (CPA) 164-8-0; I. Wood (Moorlands) 144-6-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool. L. Richards (Packington) 162-9-0; D. Tresigne (Packington) 118-1-0; A. Edge (Packington) 116-3-0. Sat., Big Geary’s Pool. D. Elliott (Packington) 68-4-0; C. Newton (Smithy’s) 64-0-0; J. Newton (Smithy’s) 55-8-0. Sun., Molands Mere Pool. R. Quiney (Packington) 54-0-0; P. Hunter (Packington) 43-7-0; C. Hopps (Peg One Angling) 36-7-0.

Poole Hall Fisheries, Alveley, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Kingfisher Pool. A. Welding (Sensas Strike) 96-12-0; A. Goode (Poole Hall) 87-3-0; S. Burrows (Poole Hall) 56-8-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Beech & Oak Pools. P. Shaw (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 124-0-0; D. Mortlock (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 104-0-0; T. Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 95-7-0. Wed., Willow Pool. G. Palmer (Fitters AC) 74-2-0; T. Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 68-2-0; P. Sawyer (Bronx) 57-13-0. Thurs., Beech Pool. C. Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 102-3-0; M. Edgerton (OAC) 96-4-0; T. Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 75-10-0. Sat., Sycamore Pool. L. Thompson (Matrix) 109-8-0; C. Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 88-7-0; R. Pedlar (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 53-3-0. Sun., Ash & Sycamore Pools. D. Brown (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 161-2-0; E. Bancroft (Rod & Gun) 152-2-0; H. Colley (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 144-10-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Tues., Ghost Pool. T. King (Worcester) 142-1-0; O. Boswell (ABC) 110-8-0; D. Silk (Wrinkles) 100-8-0. Wed PM, 3 Hour Match, High Pool. R. Wilson (St. Stephen’s) 128-3-0; L. Cole (Bilston Angling Centre) 82-4-0; T. Whitcher (Peg One Angling) 74-8-0. Sat., Hay Pool. C. Valender (Gloucester) 97-5-0; S. Brown (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 96-4-0; A. Taylor (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 78-4-0. Sun PM., Front Deans & Arles Pools. A. Mansfield (MAP/Bait-Tech) 245-1-0; C. Senter (Burt’s Baits) 213-4-0; M. Pritchard (Bilston Angling Centre) 192-14-0.

Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Sat., Ironbridge AC. S. Richardson (Ironbridge AC) 121-12-0; G. Steele (Ironbridge AC) 120-0-0; A. Jones (Ironbridge AC) 114-8-0. Sun AM., Vine AC. M. Lowbridge (Vine AC) 93-0-0; D. Wilcox (Vine AC) 76-0-0; D. Payne (Vine AC) 70-0-0. Sun PM. C. Jones (Matric) 161-4-0; N. ‘Tyson’ Park (Little Dawley AC) 142-0-0; S. Walters (Chestnut Tree AC) 135-8-0.

RAF EMAL Match, Westwood Lakes, Boston, Lincs. Wed., Skylark Lake. S. Davis (RAF Old Lag) 177-2-0; B. Bright (Drennan RAF) 157-0-0; M. Price (RAF Waddington) 133-11-0; G. Reece (RAF Waddington) 109-1-0; S. Hewkin (RAF Waddington) 88-2-0; K. Woolhouse (RAF Coningsby) 79-13-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Sun Eve June 24th., Holmedale Lake. W. Creswell (Eastwood Angling Centre) 115-10-0; M. Brown (Eastwood Angling Centre) 96-4-0; J. Marvel (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 89-5-0. Tues., Sherwood Lake. C. Brazier (Gateford Angling Supplies) 75-0-0; F. Bispham (Peg One Angling) 70-4-0; K. Ryder (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 63-15-0. Wed., Holmedale Lake. P. Unwin (Gateford Angling Supplies) 124-15-0; C. Brazier (Gateford Angling Supplies) 123-13-0; N. Shipman (Sherwood Fishery Fishery) 104-8-0. Sat., Holmedale Lake. N. Shipman (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 214-4-0; C. Brazier (Gateford Angling Supplies) 123-10-0; D. Staley (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 76-1-0. Sun., Holmedale Lake. P. Unwin (Gateford Angling Supplies) 133-6-0; P. Carline (Alfreton Angling Centre) 96-8-0; C. Brown (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 85-12-0.

Townsend Lakes Fishery, Upwell, Cambs. Sun., Kingfisher Canal. C. Begbie 78-10-0; B. Lawrence 56-14-0; N. Wright 48-8-0.

Wassell Grove Fisheries, Hagley, Worcs. Fri PM., Match Pool. A. Heath (Alvechurch AC) 70-4-0; M. Wiles (Sportsman AC) 67-4-0; S. Burrows (Club 2000) 53-5-0; G. Clarke (Sensas Strike) 47-12-0. Sat., Match pool. G. Haywood (Wassell Grove) 50-8-0; J. Bagley (Steven’s Tackle) 48-10-0; K. Williams (Wolverhampton) 31-4-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Mon., Weir Pool. I. Hughes (Drennan NW) 100-0-0; R. Parry (Tri-Cast Weston Pools) 71-8-0; M. Woodham (Weston Pools) 63-2-0. Tues., Open, Rover. I. Hughes (Drennan NW) 183-2-0; D. Jones (Weston Pools) 154-0-0; K. Jones (Weston Pools) 144-9-0. Wed., Over 50’s Open, Weir & Belvedere Pools. T. Dean (Rod N’ Gun) 132-10-0; S. Simpson (Mosella NW) 128-6-0; M. Williams (Church Stretton) 119-14-0. Thurs., Oswestry Veterans, Canal Pool. M. Kitson (Weston Pools) 60-0-0; N. Platt (Weston Pools) 56-0-0; J. Dixon (Weston Pools) 51-4-0. Fri., Over 50’s Open, Rover. C. Roberts (Weston Pools) 155-15-0; T. Davidson (Weston Pools) 140-12-0; R. Gamblin (Preston Innovations Boldings) 140-0-0. Sat., Open, Rover. R. Griffiths (Preston Innovations) 171-0-0; J. Harvey (Preston Innovations/Tri-Cast Weston/Team Wales) 154-4-0; B. Giles (Milo/Bait-Tech) 130-7-0. Sun., Clay Pit Pool. B. Giles (Milo/Bait-Tech) 147-6-0; J. Allen (Weston Youths) 95-7-0; A. Dawson (Browning) 92-14-0. Sun., Weir Pool. J. Harvey (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 140-0-0; M. Wedley (Lavister AC) 110-14-0; I. Exall (Milo/Bait-Tech) 88-12-0. Sun., Belvedere Pool. C. Jones (Frenzee) 122-11-0; D. White (Dynamite Maver Midlands) 107-8-0; I. Hughes (Drennan NW) 89-14-0.

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