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Angling match results for the week ending 11 December 2022

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

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Abbey Lads AC, Grand Union Canal, above The Three Locks PH Section, Stoke Hammond, Bucks. Sun 4th Dec. Dave Whillock 8-3-0; Keith Ward 6-1-0; Dave Smith 3-12-0.

Angling Trust Warwickshire Teams of Eight Winter League, Final Round (6), Grand Union Canal, Loughborough, Leics. Sun (40 fished). Jason Cunningham (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 11-1-8 (150 roach to 8oz); Darren Massey (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 8-0-6 (150 roach to 3oz); Dave Dale (Sparks MG) 7-11-8 (200 small roach); Darren Crosby (3 Counties) 7-6-3; Johnny Johnson (3 Counties) 6-8-10; Mark Derry (Drennan Leics. MVDE) 6-2-4. Teams: Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 17; Drennan Leics. MVDE 23; 3 Counties 25 (one section win, two section seconds and two section thirds); Sparks MG 25 (one section win, two section seconds and one section third); Browning Central 30. Final league: Drennan Leics. MVDE 10; Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 12; Sparks MG 20; Browning Central 24 (three third match positions); 3 Counties 24 (two third match positions). Grand Final Qualifiers: Drennan Leics. MVDE; Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech.

Erewash Valley Winter League, Round 4, Erewash Canal, Cotmanhay, Derbys. Sat 3rd Dec. D. Clarke (Mill Tackle) 9-7-0; A. Cooper (Mill Tackle) 7-9-0; P. Allwood (Long Eaton Fed.) 7-5-0; D. Jackson (3 Counties) 6-1-8; T. Dyson (Loughborough Soar) 5-15-8; A. Starkey (Mill Tackle) 5-6-8. Teams: 3 Counties 8; Cadence Superteam Bait-Tech 12; (Joint 3rd) Loughborough Soar MG 14; Mill Tackle 14; Long Eaton Fed. 16; Team 1779 21; Drennan Leics. MVDE 24. League: Mill Tackle 25; 3 Counties 26; Long Eaton Fed. 31; Loughborough Soar 33; Cadence Superteam Bait-Tech 36; Drennan Leics. MVDE 38; Team 1779 41.

HanKat Superteam AS Individual Winter League, Round 3, Dudley No. 1 Canal, Woodside by the railings to the Waterfront bridge Section, Brierley Hill, W. Mids. Sun. Jamie Clarke (HanKat Superteam AS) 5-15-12 (70 punch-roach); Mal Boden (Goodyear AC) 3-8-6; Karl Haywood (Sportsman AA) 2-14-0; Lee Woodhouse (HanKat Superteam AS) 2-5-11; K. Clarke 1-5-9; Ian Giles 1-1-5. (no league placings supplied).

Liverpool DAA Wednesday Sweep, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, either side of Pilling Lane Sections, Lydiate, Sefton, Merseyside. Wed. John Easton 4-11-0 (all roach); Alan Coppell 3-6-0; Stephen Ball 3-2-0.

Sportsman AC Open, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Tunnel End Section, Tipton, W. Mids. Wed. Winner: Chris Furnival (Sportsman AC) 11-3-0. Sections: Karl Haywood (Sportsman AA) 11-0-0; Doug Whitehouse (Sportsman AA) 8-13-0.

The Frank Posiak Memorial Match, Erewash Canal, Dockholme, Derbys. Sat. Graham Sheffield (Mill Tackle) 4-0-0 (bream); Dave Hill (Long Eaton Fed.) 2-12-8; Steve Till (Long Eaton Fed.) 1-10-8; (Joint 4th) Andy Astle (Loughborough Soar MG) 1-9-0; Jim Marcer (Belper) 1-9-0; Asa Cooper (Sparks MG) 1-3-0.


Bridgnorth AS Members Match, River Severn, Linley Bank Stretch, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. Ian Hughes 30-12-0 (fifteen chub); Matt Hamilton 28-6-0 (fifteen chub); Pete Cartwright 22-7-0 (fifteen chub); Jez Williams 20-10-0; Phil Coles 17-12-0.

Gillingham AA 4th Winter Championship Match 2022, River Stour, Trill/Catholics, Dorset. Sun (15 fished). Jack Stamp 24-10-0 (fifteen chub); Dave Anders 12-3-0 (six chub); Clive Pettifer 9-4-0 (four chub); Pete Leach 8-7-0; (Joint 5th) Jason Randall 4-12-0; John Gatehouse 4-12-0.

Kidderminster & District AA Open, River Severn, Bewdley, Worcs. Wed. Phil Baker 9-12-0 (chub); Paul Field 4-12-0; Pete Bate 3-5-0; Jim Burton 2-8-0.

Luton AC, River Gt. Ouse, Biddenham, Beds. Wed (10 fished). Barry Roper 1-10-0 (small fish); Richard Darbon 1-8-0; Andy Norgate 0-15-0 (two small chub); Dennis Hunt 0-13-0; Steve Lathwell 0-8-0.

Olney & Clifton FA Christmas Match, River Gt. Ouse, Olney, Bucks. Sun. Steve Brooks 13-6-0 (mixed bag); Neale Shearn 11-7-0; Les Goodridge 11-2-0.

Rotherham UAF Open, River Don, Sprotbrough, S. Yorks. Sun. John Goodwin (Browning Ossett) 5-9-0 (skimmers and perch); Bradley Smith (Team Ulley) 5-2-0; John Ibbotson (Preston NW) 3-4-0.

Storey's Halesowen RBL, Warwickshire Avon, Pershore, Worcs. Sun. Sean Waite (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 1-11-0 (one perch and one chub); Steve Horton (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 1-5-0 (late roach). (only two anglers caught fish).

Towcester/Nene AC, River Nene, Billing, Northants. Sun 4th Dec. Paul Minney 2-12-0; John Broughton 2-4-0; Rob Pottinger 1-10-0.

Winsford DAA Wednesday Open, River Weaver, Marina & Red Lion PH Lengths, Winsford, Ches. Wed. Simon Preece (Drennan NW) 9-6-0; S. Walton 8-7-0; S. Watson 8-3-0.


Blackfords Progressive Association Match, Kingswood Lake, Cannock, Staffs. Sat (13 brave souls fished). Ron Nicholls 3-8-0; Mick Tonks 1-8-0; Steve Davies 1-3-0.

Long Eaton Fed., Brewery Ponds, Shardlow, Derbys. Wed. Dave Lewis (Soldiers & Sailors) 6-4-0 (roach); Rob Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 5-6-0; Alan Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 3-13-0; Nick Stone (Soldiers & Sailors) 2-12-0; Derek Hicklin (3 Counties) 2-10-8; Pete Allwood (Long Eaton Fed.) 1-13-0.

Port Sunlight AC, The Fireman's Pond (Club Water), Hooton, Ches. Sat 3rd Dec. Harold Selby 20-0-0; Phil Selby 12-13-0; Paul Spilsbury 10-3-0.


Angling Trust Castle Ashby Winter League, Round 5, Grendon, Northants. Sun 4th Dec., Grendon, Scotland, & Brickyard Lakes. Grendon Lake: Gary Underwood (Maver Milton Keynes) 18-11-0; Phil Wintle (Maver Milton Keynes) 17-10-0. Scotland Lake: Stan Atter (Castle Ashby Youth) 11-1-0; Matt Snape (RAF) 7-14-0. Brickyard Lake: Wayne Robinson (Colmic) 51-9-0; Paul Robinson (Castle Ashby A Team) 8-1-0 (only top two supplied). Teams: Chiltern Baits 45; Colmic 38 (on section wins); RAF 38. League: Chiltern Baits 11; Preston Innovations Black Horse 9; Maver Milton Keynes 16.

Aston Park Fisheries, Sheffield, S. Yorks. Sat., Open, Split Lake. Steve Forster 33-10-0; Jack Walker 23-2-0; Dave Hooper 21-3-0.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Open, Trio & East Lakes (9 fished). Jon Preedy 43-10-0 (carp to 4lb); Joe Oulton (Park Field Angling) 20-14-0 (carp to 4lb); Richard Lofthouse (Absolute Angling) 15-8-0.

Bradshaw Hall Fisheries Junior Open, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Sat., Covey Lake 1. Ryan Jones 10-3-0; Sam Henthorn 4-10-0; Daniel Boyes 4-3-0; Blake Jeffery-Ley 0-4-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC, Dog Lane Fishery, Napton-on-the-Hill, Warks. Sun 4th Dec. John Furness 15-6-0; Rob Rawlins 11-14-0; Terry Smith 10-8-0.

Glebe AC, Twin Lakes Fishery, Biddenham, Beds. Sun 4th Dec. Vince Battams 38-1-0; Dave Jones 37-9-0; Kenny Andrews 30-5-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., Open, Bridge Pool. Bob Williams 79-15-0; Steve Williamson 67-3-0; Paul Gibson 49-10-0; John Chapman 43-14-0; Craig Marson 41-2-0; Steve Edwards 19-13-0.

Lingmere Fishery Christmas Open Match, Moreton, The Wirral. Sat. C. Smith 30-5-0; P. Kay 23-13-0; T. Collins 20-1-0.

Meadowlands Autumn League, Round 5, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Sun 4th Dec. James Borton 67-0-0; Lee Davis 45-0-0; Paul Terry 42-4-0. League: Wayne Sharman 11; Stuart Palser 22; Grant Merrett 24.

Monkhall Fishery, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Dec 3rd Sat., Swallow & Kingfisher Pools. Andy Kyte (Middle Severn Angling) 108-6-0; Kev Leese (Monkhall) 71-8-0; John Rouse (Monkhall) 56-4-0. Sun 4th Dec., Open, Buzzard Pool. Andy Kyte (Middle Severn Angling) 91-10-0; Simon Harris (Little Dawley AC) 81-4-0; Cody Ruston (Matrix Phil's Tackle) 70-12-0. Wed., Open, Hawk Pool. Paul Gregory (Swan Elite) 80-2-0; Stuart Tibbetts (Monkhall) 67-14-0; Keith Miller (Green Man AC) 65-4-0.

Nisa Feeders Open, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Thurs., Lambsdown Lake. Dave Ashdown 13-10-0 (small skimmers and really nice roach); Ade Williams 3-10-0 (two good skimmers). (only two anglers caught fish).

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Thurs., Steve Owen Over 50's Open, Chestnut Pool. Steve Owen (Monkhall) 68-4-0; Terry Edwards (Pool Hayes) 58-8-0; Colin Reynolds (Preston Innovations Boldings) 57-2-0; Rob Hancox (MH Floats) 39-6-0; Clive Edwards (Preston Innovations Boldings) 31-4-0. Sat., Oswestrians AC Fur & Feather Match, Ash Pool. Kenny Humphreys (Oswestrians AC) 48-10-0; Andy Cooper (Oswestrians AC) 46-10-0; Rob Hancox (Oswestrians AC) 38-8-0; Paul Hemming (Oswestrians AC) 33-7-0.

Splinters AC, Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, Lutterworth, Leics. Wed 30th Nov. Trevor Griffiths 63-10-0; Dave Walker 44-9-0 (only top two supplied). Sun 4th Dec. Tom Newbury 56-12-0; Trevor Griffiths 49-3-0; John Payne 29-0-0.

The Oaks Lakes Silver Fish Open, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat. Steve Spears 26-11-0 (quality roach); Dave Armitage 25-2-0; Will Hodson 22-10-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Sat., Open, Stretton Pool. Dave Evans 19-4-0; Pat Pritchard 17-3-0; (Joint 3rd) Richie O'Connor 10-2-0; David Davies 10-2-0.

Last Edited: 12 December 2022

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