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Angling match results for the week ending 10 April 2022

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Angling Trust England Ladies Trial/Assessment Match, Stainforth & Keadby Canal, Thorne, Doncaster, Yorks. Sun 3rd Apr. Emma Pickering 7-5-0; Samantha Sim 7-2-0; Lottie Wootton 6-2-0; Kayleigh Smith 5-10-0; Helen Dagnall 5-1-0; Suzie Galloway (Let's Fish Ladies Coaches) 3-10-0. Angling Trust Team England Ladies chosen for France in August 2022: Management — Dave Brooks; Jason Kirk. Team — Helen Dagnall; Samantha Sim; Julie Abbott; Kayleigh Dowd; Charlotte Gore; Emma Pickering; Leanne Knott.

Barford AA Opens, Grand Union Canal, Lure Anglers Canal Club Waters, Bridge 71 Section, Knowle, W. Mids. Wed. Leon Blundell (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 6-12-0; Carl Smith (Browning Central) 5-9-15; Sean Reidy (Sensas Manor Angling) 3-12-0; Chris Rice (Sensas Black Country) 3-10-0; Dave Goulding (Likely Lads) 2-15-7. Sat., Grand Union Canal, Dolphin AC Waters, Knowle, W. Mids. Simon Nickless (Sensas Black Country) 7-3-0 (bream and perch); Henry Clarke (Kidlington) 6-9-13; Pete Millard (Bailey's of Warwick) 4-15-0. Sections: Leon Blundell (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 3-5-13; Glenn Law (Sparks MG) 4-3-11.

Bateman Vine AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, BAA Waters, Caunsall, Worcs. Sun. P. Doyle 3-2-0; (Joint 2nd) M. Ashmore 0-0-4; M. Holmes 0-0-4; D. Lester 0-0-4.

Liverpool DAA Open, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Legion & Cricket Pitch Sections, Maghull, Merseyside. Sun 3rd Apr. Dean Meadows 4-6-0; Shaun Padden 3-14-0; Toyota Corrolla 3-5-0.

Luton AC Wednesday Group, Grand Union Canal, The Globe Inn Section, Leighton Buzzard, Beds. Wed. Chris Howard 12-8-8 (mainly bream); Dudley Frankland 11-6-0; Ash Bunnage 8-0-0; Colin McBeth 7-4-8; Steve Osmond 6-7-8; Dennis Hunt 4-6-0.

Pewsey DAA League, Round 3, Kennet & Avon Canal, Pewsey, Wilts. Sun 3rd Apr. Nicky Johns 4-13-8; Gerry Blunt 4-4-0; John Whatley 2-6-0. League: Nicky Johns 28; Graham Harding 23; Alan McColm 21; Steve Dean 21; Ian Spanswick 20; Gerry Blunt 19.

Sportsman AA Open, Walsall Canal, Ocker Hill, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. Dave Sheaf (Canal Kings) 3-2-14; Dave Arnold (Sportsman AA) 3-0-0. (only top two supplied).

Storey's Halesowen RBL, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Castlecroft, Wolverhampton, W. Mids. Sun. John Billingham (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 6-6-0 (two chub plus perch) (£100 bonus peg); Martyn Knight (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 6-4-0; John Babbington (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 3-8-0; Brian Smith (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 3-5-8. Sections: Geoff Garrish (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 1-1-0; Kevin Clark (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 2-1-0; Sean Clark (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 2-14-0; Stewart Mulheron (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 1-13-0.

Thornhill AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, Kirklees, W. Yorks. Sat. Simon Walton (Rochdale Angling) 2-4-0 (roach); Gary Makin (Thornhill AC) 1-9-0 (roach and perch to 12oz); Keith Marshall (Tri-Cast Calder) 1-8-0; Anthony Darson (Elland) 1-3-0; Stephen Rimmer (Ryburn AC) 0-14-0; Ron Haigh (Thornhill AC) 0-12-0.

Wolverhampton AA Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Penkridge, Staffs. Wed. Derek Owen (Rough Hay AC) 7-10-0; Colin Talbot (Sensas Black Country) 5-11-4; Lee Woodhouse (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 5-7-0; Ray Campbell (Sankey's) 5-6-4; Martin Owen (Sensas Black Country) 4-11-0; Neil Dale (Stafford) 4-4-0.

Wolverhampton AA Two Day Spring Festival 2022, Shropshire Union Canal, Brewood, S. Staffs. Sat., Day One (76 fished). Lee Woodhouse (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 10-5-8 (skimmers and roach); Fred ‘the Bread' Cheetham (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 9-10-4; Dave Lloyd (Preston Innovations) 9-2-8; Paul Turner (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 8-15-14; Mark Foster (Goodyear AC) 8-6-8; Tommy Fairhurst (Wigan MG) 7-14-0. Sun., Day Two, Shropshire Union Canal, Pendeford, W. Mids. Steve Fogel (Crewe MG) 14-8-4 (bream to 2lb); Steve Broome (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 14-4-0; Derek Owen (Rough Hay AC) 11-5-0; Graham Smith (Daiwa Dorking/Team England) 10-10-4; Keith Hulland (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 8-14-8; Paul Tabron (Matrix Halifax) 8-5-0. Festival overall: Simon Mottram (Drennan NW) 3; Graham Smith (Daiwa Dorking/Team England) 4; Ray Campbell (Sankey's) 5; Lee Woodhouse (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 6; Dave Trafford (Matrix LTB NW) 7; Kev Clarke (Wigan MG) 7; Fred ‘the Bread' Cheetham (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 7.

Wolverhampton Over 60's Club Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Goodyear AC Waters, Rye Hill, Staffs. Wed. Dave Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 2-14-7; Glenn Law (Sparks MG) 1-9-6; L. Whieldon (Stafford) 1-8-4; Stuart Brailsford (Bridgtown Social AC) 1-7-12; Dave Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 1-7-3; Alan Round (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 1-3-12.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Fazeley AC, Blythe Waters, Solihull, W. Mids. Sun., Willow Pool. Paul Savings 42-8-0; James Campbell 26-4-0; Chris Baker 22-10-0; Craig Chapman 16-2-0; Brian Siviter 14-12-0; Les Burden 10-0-0.


Blackfords Progressive Association Match, Kingswood Lake, Cannock, Staffs. Sat. Brian Ashley (Telford) 49-2-0; Mark Greening (Streetly) 22-5-0; Ian Davies (Blackfords) 19-5-0.

Long Eaton Fed., Brewery Ponds, Shardlow, Derbys. Wed. Ivan Carrier (Long Eaton Victoria) 16-14-0 (tench and bream); John Brockway (Long Eaton Fed.) 11-4-0; Jim Marcer (Belper) 10-7-0; Derek Hicklin (Rive/Fishermania) 9-8-0; Alec Whitmore (Nathan's of Derby) 9-5-0; Pete Swainston (Nottm. Deaf) 5-15-0.

Patshull Park Silvers Open, Pattingham, Staffs. Sun., Great Lake Boards & Bridge Pool. Richard Lawson (Vespe) 16-3-0 (perch and roach); Selwyn Owens (Patshull Park) 12-3-0; Ash Cooper (Willenhall) 12-5-0.


A.J. Jewson Tuesday Series, Sykehouse Fishery, Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire, Yorks. Tues., Stock & Match Lakes (25 fished). Tom Barlow (Dynamite/Drennan Barnsley) 154-7-0 (carp to 10lb); Craig Bainbridge (Lowhills AC) 107-3-0 (carp to 8lb); Paul Jones (Todmorden) 106-6-0; John Holdsworth (Tri-Cast Calder) 101-8-0; Keith Garner (Lowhills AC) 88-9-0; Keith Marshall (Tri-Cast Calder) 75-10-0.

Angling Trust Fish ‘O' Mania 2022 Qualifier, Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., All Pools. Steve Openshaw 137-11-0; Kristian Jones 124-15-0; Gavin Dodd 120-12-0; Stephen Parry 103-14-0; Andy Power 100-0-0; Callum Dicks 96-15-0. Qualifier: Steve Openshaw.

Angling Trust Guru Talent Pathway Inter-Regional Final/England U15's Team Selection Silvers Match, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Sun (40 fished). George McHugh 34-8-0; James Geddes 34-2-0; Alfie Nicholls 33-6-0. Teams: Team Midlands 250-14-0; Team North 196-4-0; Team South 165-10-0. (over 730lb of silvers caught between the anglers). Guru Team England Under 15s representing England in the World Championship this summer in Slovenia: Alfie Nicholls; Barnaby Newman; Harry Boothby; James Geddes; Alfie Sweiton.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Open, East, Pine, Trio & Ash Lakes (39 fished). Ant King (Maver Gold Dynamite) 67-14-0 (F1s to 4lb); Jon Davies (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 67-6-0; John Gilbert (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 61-15-0.

Bradshaw Hall Fisheries, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Sat., Open, Lakes 8 & 9. Pete Humphries 80-5-0; Harry Campbell 71-13-0; Gary Whalley 62-14-0.

Brookside Fisheries, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Snake Lakes 1 & 2. Brian Conroy 54-8-0; Gareth Gibbons 47-6-0; Chris Ruscoe 40-4-0.

Cashmores MG, Fisherwick Lakes, Lichfield, Staffs. Sat., Match Pool. (Joint 1st) G. Mapp (Cashmores MG) 13-9-0; C. Dean (Cashmores MG) 13-9-0; D. Jeffery 13-0-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Open, Match Pool. Dennis Lutwyche (Hawkesbury) 59-8-0 (carp to 10lb); John Kidd (Hawkesbury) 41-15-0 (carp to 10lb); Ricky Harris (Hawkesbury) 36-4-0 (bream to 3lb and carp to 7lb).

High Heyes Farm Fishery (The Catteries) Open, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat. John Thompson 49-8-0; (Joint 2nd) Dave Bolton 44-0-0; Kieran Hodgson 44-0-0; Lee Gibbon 32-8-0.

Maver Mega Match This 2022 Qualifier, Partridge Lakes Fishery, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Covey Lakes 1-6, Spey & Marsh Lakes (98 fished). Robert Orme 85-6-0; David Corcoran 83-14-0; Francis O'Reilly 83-5-0; Alex Hulme 79-7-0; Jake Nightingale 78-14-0; Andrew Bridge 76-11-0. Qualifier: Robert Orme.

Monkhall Fishery, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Open, Hawk Pool. Clive Wynn (Monkhall) 118-10-0; Martin Lane (Monkhall) 86-2-0; Gary Steele (Chestnut Tree AC) 84-12-0. Sat., Open, Hawk Pool. Andy Welding (Matrix Phil's Tackle) 137-6-0; Andy Kyte (Middle Severn Angling) 121-8-0; Simon Healey (Little Dawley AC) 111-12-0. Sun., Open, Hawk Pool. Andy Kyte (Middle Severn Angling) 154-12-0; Kev Hayes (Monkhall) 141-2-0; Dylan Taylor (Drennan NW) 96-10-0.

NISA Feeders Open, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Wed., Lambsdown Pool. Mick Bull (Frenzee) 43-13-0 (carp to 8lb); Stuart Gould (Rugby) 43-0-0; Tony Lamb (Jaguar AC) 40-12-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool (12 fished). Stephen Bellion 122-10-0 (carp and F1s) (£100 bonus peg); Keith Wooding 78-3-0; Dave Elliott 76-5-0. Sat., Open, Big Geary's Pool (19 fished). Ian Crossman 88-7-0 (carp); Stephen Bellion 76-14-0; Daniel Tresigne 74-9-0. Sun., Open, Molands Mere Pool (29 fished). Jon Newton 104-1-0 (carp) (£100 bonus peg); Andy Christie 95-15-0; Peter Murray 83-5-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun 3rd Apr., Gaz Willey Open, Chestnut & Willows Pools. Steve Lovell (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 83-5-0; Les Thompson (Matrix) 65-11-0; Jack Armstrong (OAC) 64-5-0; Gaz Willey (Walsall) 61-11-0. Mon., Over 60's Open, Sycamore Pool. Steve Owen (Monkhall) 124-4-0; Bill Hill (Preston Innovations Boldings) 118-3-0; Gary Gollins (Swan Elite) 104-0-0. Wed., Brett Billingham Open, Oak Pool. Steve Lovell (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 65-4-0; Gary Morris (Preston Innovations Boldings) 61-10-0; Adam Jones (Matrix Phil's Tackle) 60-3-0. Thurs., Ron Clarke Over 50's Open, Sycamore Pool. Steve Owen (Monkhall) 107-11-0; Gary Gollins (Swan Elite) 84-6-0; A. Uko (Preston Innovations Boldings) 71-2-0. Sun., Gaz Willey Open, Oak & Larch Pools. Dave Emlyn (OAC) 113-3-0; Les Willey (Walsall) 78-9-0; Arthur Hicks (Colmic) 65-10-0.

Quarry Pool Open, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Sun. Steve Brew (The Wirrall) 110-3-0; Andy Cooper (Pool Hayes) 78-4-0; Shaun Walton (Little Dawley AC) 71-8-0; Wayne Harris (Ironbridge) 58-11-0.

Sensas Evesham Youth AC, Hillview Lakes, Tewskesbury, Glos. Sat 2nd April. Canal 3. Juniors: Kyran Johnson 71-8-0; Ollie Harvey 65-0-0; Sam Moulton 64-12-0. Canal 4. Intermediates: Mike Across 76-0-0; Dan Chalk 50-0-0; Harry Keys 48-12-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Sat., Costcutter Open, Sherwood Lake. Andrew Kitt 60-15-0; Rob Perkins 35-7-0; Danny Higgins 33-9-0.

The Cunneries Fishery, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat., Open, S Canal. Stephen Dawber 60-14-0; Lee Marsh 48-2-0; Ryan Atkinson 33-8-0.

The Old Codgers, The Riddings, nr. Atherstone, Warks. Sat., Folly Pool. Jim Hill 61-0-0; Michael Farrell 52-10-0; Alan Corbet 25-12-0.

Todber Manor, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat., Hill View & Homeground Lakes (34 fished). Tony Gilbert 188-12-0; Eddie Green 165-8-0; T. Magnull 148-2-0. Silvers: Nick Chedzoy 25-8-0; Nigel Bartlett 22-10-0; Adrian Dew 19-10-0.

Tri-Cast Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Open, Lower Benbo, Goose & Boulders Pools. D. Jennings (Crewe MG) 59-11-0; M. Austin (Nathan's) 49-1-0; C. McAndrew (Old Hough) 45-9-0.

Viaduct Fishery, Somerton, Somerset. Sat., Open, Campbell Lake (21 fished). Dan White 136-1-0; Ian Teague 115-15-0; Ben Hagg 104-4-0. Silvers: James Rock 66-15-0; Pete Ziemniak 41-2-0; Steve Denmead 26-7-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Sat., Open, Belvedere Pool. Carl Fletcher 82-12-0; Lee Griffiths 57-13-0; Scott Brides 54-9-0.

Whitmore Fisheries, Greenhaigh, Preston, Lancs. Wed., Open, Rover, East Canal & Coliseum Lakes (26 fished). Steve Michaels 59-15 (ide); Tony Allen 54-0-0 (chub); Geoff Farnworth 53-11-0 (ide); Stuart Kennedy 43-1-0; Stuart Bird 41-13-0; Graham Carter 41-9-0.

Last Edited: 12 April 2022

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