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Angling match results for the week ending 12 June 2022

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Barford AA Opens, Grand Union Canal, Bridges 72-73, Knowle, W. Mids. Wed. David Harris (Barford AA) 8-6-4; ‘Little' Colin Talbot (Barford AA) 6-8-0; Paul Norledge (Sensas Alan's) 4-12-4. Sections: Section A – Mal Galliers (Barford AA) 4-0-0. Section B – Alan Stevens (Alan's Tackle Worcester) 3-12-2. Sat., Grand Union Canal, Bridges 72-73, Knowle, W. Mids. David Harris (Barford AA) 3-12-7; Nick Cowling (Barford AA) 2-7-0; Jason Bean (Kidlington) 1-11-6; Mel (‘the man with no name') 1-11-2.

Bibby's/Stone & District AC Sweepstake Match, Shropshire Union Canal, (Straight Mile Section), Shebdon, Staffs. Wed Eve. Kim Jones 8-0-0 (small skimmers and roach); Mark Wilton 5-9-0; Mark Matthews 5-5-0; Paul Walkden 4-2-0; Terry Proctor 3-8-0.

Bridgtown Social AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Mucky Lane Section, Wheaton Aston, Staffs. Sun. Tony Beech (Bridgtown Social AC) 4-0-4 (skimmers plus a few perch); Dave Rayson (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-11-3 (one large perch about 1lb 8oz plus roach and perch); Dave Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-0-0 (mixed small fish); Joe Athersmith (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-15-15 (one decent roach plus bits); Hughie Blair Snr. (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-6-11; Paul Deehan (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-6-0.

Canal Kings Open, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Soho Loop, Clissold Street Section, Winson Green, B'ham. Sun. Dave Sheaf (Canal Kings) 6-8-0 (skimmers and roach); Tony Walsh (Drennan Leics. VDE) 4-7-4 (mainly one tench); Martin Owen (Sensas Black Country) 4-2-0.

Crewe MG Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Honesty Box Oak Tree Length, Soudley, Shrops. Sun (17 fished). Wendy Locker (Chester Tackle Locker) 34-7-5 (mainly bream, skimmers and roach); Steve Fogel (Crewe MG) 16-2-0 (mostly perch and roach); Bob Yeomans (Team Les ‘O') 10-3-0 (bream and hybrids); Paul Murrin (Colmic Dynamite Trentmen) 8-15-0 (roach, skimmers and small perch). A worthy last place on the day: The Evergreen Keith Hulland (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 3-7-10.

Goms Mill AS Friday Open, Trent & Mersey Canal, Goms Mill, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffs. Fri. J. Nicholls (Fenton) 3-5-8; R. Stone (Matlock) 3-5-4; A. Fox (Matlock) 3-1-0; A. Ibbs (Goms Mill) 2-13-0; G. Litherland (Goms Mill) 2-5-8; D. Hill (Wythenshawe) 1-8-4.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Slade Heath Railway Section, Slade Heath, Coven, Staffs. Thurs PM, 3½ hour match. Dave Smith (Goodyear AC) 4-7-13 (inc. a 1lb 8oz chub, various sized perch and small silvers); Mel ‘Killer' Wood (Goodyear AC) 4-3-6 (small mixed silvers); Ray Campbell (Goodyear AC) 3-5-14. Sun., Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, 3 Hammers Golf Course Section, Coven, Staffs. Mel ‘Killer' Wood (Goodyear AC) 4-10-15 (small mixed silvers); Steve ‘Van Man' Cope (Goodyear AC) 4-6-0 (mainly roach); Johnny ‘End Peg' Benness (Goodyear AC) 4-3-13.

Listerhills Thursday Evening Series, Round 3, Calder & Hebble Navigation, Copley, Calderdale, W. Yorks. Thurs Eve (19 fished). Tom Barlow 2-1-8 (roach and perch); Jim Newham 1-12-0; Angela Hudson 1-10-0; Dave Chadwick 1-3-0; Steve Harrison 1-1-0; Jason Krystic 0-15-8.

Liverpool DAA, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Maghull, Merseyside. Mon Eve. John Carroll 10-4-0; Paul Robinson 3-14-0; Grant Evans 3-8-0.

Long Eaton Fed. Summer League, Round 2, Erewash Canal, Long Eaton, Derbys. Sat. Graham Sheffield (Ilkeston) 14-3-0 (three proper tench plus perch); Alan Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 6-9-8 (inc. a good tench); Julian Garner (Long Eaton Fed.) 4-15-0 (inc. one tench); Mark Harrison (Soldiers & Sailors) 4-10-8 (inc. one big tench); Asa Cooper (Matlock) 3-13-8; Wilson Sully (Long Eaton Fed.) 3-1-8.

Luton AC, Grand Union Canal, The Globe PH Section, North of Leighton Buzzard, Beds. Wed (17 fished). Chris Howard 18-11-0 (mostly bream and quality roach); Steve Lathwell 12-11-0 (bream and skimmers); Richard Darbon 11-14-0 (skimmers and perch); Richard Gibbs 8-11-0 (bream, skimmers and perch); John Barton 5-9-0; Sean Leatherland 4-11-0.

Paul's Happy League, Round 2, Aire & Calder Canal, around Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire, Yorks. Sun. A. Dowd (Selby) 5K 850g (£155); J. Waterhouse (Selby) 5K 500g (£135); C. Gleensides (Ossett) 5K 400g (£115); J. Laycock (Hull) 250g (£90). Teams: Division 1 – Ossett 76 (£160); Selby Gold 67 (£120). Division 2 – Selby Silver 78 (£140); Normanton 70 (£100).

Port Sunlight AC Tuesday Evening (3 hour match) Series, Shropshire Union Canal, Bridges 136-137 Section, Stoak, Chester, Ches. Tues Eve. Ralph Bennett 2-14-12; Pete Bernard 1-15-12; Mark Parry 0-10-8.

Sensas HanKat Superteam AS Open, Dudley No. 2 Canal, Netherton, W. Mids. Sat. Neil Turner (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 8-2-0 (two chub); Tony Bowen (Storey's) 5-6-8; J. Taylor 5-5-4; Glenn Law (Sparks MG) 4-5-8; Andy Swift (Browning Central) 4-0-0; Owen Westwood (Sportsman AC) 3-7-7.

Sportsman AA Open, Walsall Canal, Back of the houses Section, Eyston Avenue, Ocker Hill, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. Dave Arnold (Sportsman AA) 2-11-8; Chris Taylor (Sportsman AC) 2-8-12; Mal Galliers (Sportsman AA) 1-11-5.

Stoke City DAA Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Norbury Junction, 1st Aqueduct Section, Stafford, Staffs. Sat (27 fished). Simon Nickless (Sensas Black Country) 12-3-0 (three perch [one weighed 3lb], one eel plus skimmers and roach); Paul Turner (Colmic UK) 5-13-14 (roach and skimmers); Dave McCall (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 5-11-7 (roach and skimmers); Dave Hughes (Sensas Black Country) 5-9-6 (roach and skimmers); Paul Murrin (Colmic Dynamite Trentmen) 5-3-0; Dave Lloyd (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 5-1-8.

Wigan DAA, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Lawson's Saw Mill Section, Gorst Lane, Burscough, Lancs. Sun 5th June. Steve Wilson 8-9-8 (seven skimmers plus small perch); Johnny Walker 6-3-0 (skimmers); Alan Crook 4-3-4 (seven skimmers). Sections: Mick Wilson 4-4-0; Jan Verbruggen 4-0-0. Wed., Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Leyland Mill Lane Section, Wigan, Gtr. Manchester. John Edwards 2-14-8 (small punch-roach); Mick Wilson 2-10-0 (perch); Shaun Birchall 2-5-0 (inc. a 2lb eel). Sun., Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Parbold, W. Lancs. Alan Crook 4-6-0 (one good skimmer about 1lb 8oz plus perch and roach); Dave McGuinn 3-7-0 (small perch and roach plus a late eel); Carl Whalley 2-15-0. Sections: Kenny Sharples 2-2-0; John Cookson 2-6-0; Paul Ashton 2-9-0.

Wolverhampton AA Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Calf Heath, Staffs. Wed. Steve Broome (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 17-0-0 (a 15lb mirror carp and a bream); Pete Chilton (Sensas Storey's) 2-10-8; (Joint 3rd) Ray Campbell (Sankey's) 2-7-8; Dick Tranter (WMP Maver/Spotted Fin) 2-7-8; Neil Turner (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 2-0-5; Dave Richards (Four Ashes AC) 1-6-6.

Wolverhampton Over 60's Club Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Little Onn, Staffs. Wed. Ken Tyler 5-11-11; Phil ‘Jonty' Johnson (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 3-0-10; Dave Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-14-14; Alan Round (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 2-8-13; K. Lewis 2-7-14.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Angling Trust Free Spirit Match Boddington Classic 2022, Qualifier No. 4, Boddington Reservoir, nr. Byfield, Northants. Sun. Lee Horbury 28K 630g (six carp); Brandon Fowler 27K 225g (five carp); Andrew Ashington 26K 500g. Qualifier: Lee Horbury.


Hodnet AC Three Day Festival, Common Pool, Goldstone, Shrops. Fri., Day One. Peter Burrell (Hodnet AC) 19-5-0; Terry Blyde (Hodnet AC) 16-3-0; John Bullough (Hodnet AC) 6-11-0. Sat., Day Two, Ryley's Pools, Goldstone, Shrops. Geoff Perkins (Hodnet AC) 10-14-0; Jason Roberts (Hodnet AC) 6-13-0; John Bullough (Hodnet AC) 4-3-0. Sun., Shropshire Union Canal, Goldstone, Shrops. Peter Burrell (Hodnet AC) 6-8-8; Bob Parrish (Hodnet AC) 4-6-0; Terry Blyde (Hodnet AC) 3-14-8. Festival overall: Jason Roberts (Hodnet AC) 5; Peter Burrell 6; Bob Parrish (Hodnet AC) 7; Terry Blyde (Hodnet AC) 9 (on weight); Terry Nutt (Hodnet AC) 9; John Bullough (Hodnet AC) 9; Geoff Perkins (Hodnet AC) 9; Steve Neale 9.


Blackfords Progressive Association Match, Kingswood Lake, Cannock, Staffs. Sat. Neville Bailey Snr. (Blackfords) 27-14-0; Jordan Hall (Middy Adrenaline) 26-5-0; Gary Lines (Blackfords) 16-4-0; Ian Davies (Blackfords) 13-0-0.

Long Eaton Fed., Brewery Ponds, Shardlow, Derbys. Wed. Jim Marcer (Belper) 13-7-0 (mixed silvers); Pete Allwood (Long Eaton Fed.) 9-14-0; Rob Pembridge (Soldiers & Sailors) 7-13-0; Alec Whitmore (Nathan's of Derby) 7-8-8; Mark Harrison (Soldiers & Sailors) 6-14-8; Derek Jackson (3 Counties) 6-8-8.

M.O.D. Invitation Two Day Festival, Patshull Park, Great Lake, Pattingham, Staffs. Sat/Sun., Boats & Shallows Sections. Festival overall: Ben Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 3; Lee Harries (Cadence) 4 (weight countback); Noel Whitman (M.O.D.) 4; Les Thompson (Matrix) 5 (weight countback); Dave Ridgway (Shifnal) 5.

Milton Keynes Vets, Bradwell Lake, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Wed 1st June. Don King 10-14-0 (two tench); Dave Ridgeway 8-12-0 (one carp); Paul Hamilton 5-14-0 (one tench).

Patshull Park, Great Lake, Pattingham, Staffs. Wed., Open, Shallows Section. Pete Waters 19-14-0; Brian Clarke (Vespe) 19-13-0; Ben Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 11-12-0.


A.J. Jewson Tuesday Series, Tollerton Ponds, York, Yorks. Tues (30 fished). Gary Barnes (Lowhills AC) 186-4-0 (carp to 6lb plus barbel); Steve Holdsworth (Lowhills AC) 177-2-0 (carp to 8lb); James Scott (Lowhills AC) 124-4-0; Andy Lumb (Lowhills AC) 100-10-0; Steve Mitchell (Brighouse AA) 98-2-0; Tony Darson (Elland) 97-10-0.

Angling Trust Fish ‘O' Mania Qualifier 2022, Westwood Lakes, Wyberton, Boston, Lincs. Wed. Kristian Jones 196-10-0; Billy Marlow 166-12-0; Lee Riley 144-9-0; May Potter 143-5-0; Adam Swain 136-7-0. Qualifier: Kristian Jones.

Bateman Vine AC, Solhampton Fishery, Stourport-on-Severn, Worcs. Sun., Dragonfly Pool. R. Hudson (Bateman Vine AC) 115-4-0; N. Gater (Bateman Vine AC) 55-1-0; S. Checketts (Bateman Vine AC) 52-1-0; M. Ashmore (Bateman Vine AC) 45-4-0.

Bibby's/Stone & District AC, Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. Rich Pedlar 115-1-0; Ian Stangroom 80-0-0; John Tomkinson 70-6-0; Mark ‘Sticky' Wilton 69-14-0; Kim Jones 68-11-0; ‘End Peg' Dave 62-14-0.

Bishops Bowl Open, Bishops Itchington, Warks. Sun 5th June. Darren Wright 53-8-0; Kevin Green 41-0-0; Shaun Smart 40-8-0.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Open, East, West, Ash, Pine & Trio Lakes (47 fished). Dave Hancox (Warrington Tackle & Guns) 81-9-0 (carp to 8lb); Andy Fairhurst (Angling Direct Wigan) 79-1-0 (carp to 12lb); Andy Greaves (Garbolino Elton) 77-10-0; John Davies (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 74-6-0-0; Anthony Sheridan (Harry's Tackle) 60-13-0; Shaun Raby 57-15-0.

Bradshaw Hall Fisheries, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Sat., Open, Lake 9 & Loop. Paul A. Jones 80-3-0; John Bradshaw 78-1-0; Lee Addy 69-1-0.

Brookside Fisheries, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Snake Lakes 1 & 2. Stuart Conroy 121-9-0; Trevor Dewhurst 55-0-0; John Shellam 53-7-0.

Dragon Mania, White Springs Coarse Fishery, Pontarddublais, Swansea, S. Wales. Sat. Chris Hall 72-15-0; Chris Oag 56-3-0; Andrew Price 53-7-0; Rob Jones 46-3-0; David ‘Dai' Davies 42-9-0; Mickey Williams 40-9-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC, Barby Banks, Barby, Warks. Sun 5th June. Mick Chambers 99-12-0; Gil Corn 86-0-0; Bob Prowse 85-0-0.

Glebe AC Pairs Match, Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, Lutterworth, Leics. Sun 5th June. Individuals: Dave Haddon 74-4-0; Kenny Andrews 71-7-0; Steve Wills 52-7-0. Winning pair: Kenny Andrews & Vince Battams.

High Heyes Farm Fishery (The Catteries) Open, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat. Gavin Platt 127-0-0; Kieran Hodgson 91-12-0; Paul Banks 77-12-0.

Lake View Fishery, Melton Mowbray, Leics. Wed., Over 55's Vets & Blue Badge Holders Match, Marina & Lagoon Lakes (16 fished). Mike Atherton 80-9-0; Martin Quilter 67-5-0; Pete Defuston 51-2-0.

Monkhall Fisheries Open, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed. James Woodfine (Tarporley Anglers) 193-6-0; Steve Halliwell (Burt Baits) 157-12-0; Ricky Small (Matrix Phil's Tackle) 141-10-0. Sat., Open, Lark Pool. Andy Kyte (Middle Severn Angling) 157-2-0; Jim Bates (Monkhall) 140-8-0; Jack Armstrong (Oakengates) 128-10-0. Sun., Open, Hawk Pool. Morgan Davidson (Drennan NW) 185-10-0; Simon Harris (Little Dawley AC) 181-8-0; N. ‘Tyson' Park (Little Dawley AC) 167-2-0.

Outcasts AC, Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, Lutterworth, Leics. Sat 4th June. Dave Jones 88-2-0; Dave Haddon 66-13-0; Vince Battams 60-7-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool (13 fished). Findlay Tanner 85-10-0 (F1s); John Burchell 50-2-0; Paul Jensen Hunter 43-5-0. Sat., Open, Big Geary's Pool. Stephen Bellion 112-5-0 (carp, £100 bonus peg); Max Higgott 96-0-0; John Burchell 74-5-0. Sun., Open, Molands Mere Pool (18 fished). Wayne Adams 87-10-0 (carp and F1s); Max Higgott 79-11-0; Stuart Palser 71-1-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Dave Mortlock Over 60's Open, Sycamore Pool. Eric Bancroft (Preston Innovations Boldings) 137-4-0; Bob Clarke (Poets AC) 134-13-0; Colin Reynolds (Preston Innovations Boldings) 114-3-0; Gary Gollins (Swan AC) 107-15-0. Tues., Dropouts AC, Sycamore Pool. B. Cooke (Dropouts AC) 154-8-0; Phil Whitehouse (Dropouts AC) 121-12-0; B. Ansell (Dropouts AC) 118-14-0; N. Crowther (Dropouts AC) 104-1-0. Wed., Brett Billingham Open, Willows Pool. Steve Lovell (Maver) 108-6-0; Rich Pedlar (Bibby's/Stone & District AC) 72-10-0; Brett Billingham (Preston Innovations Boldings) 53-9-0; Clive Edwards (Preston Innovations Boldings) 46-11-0. Thurs., Ron Clarke Over 50's Open, Sycamore Pool. Steve Owen (Monkhall) 138-6-0; Dave Mortlock (Preston Innovations Boldings) 113-2-0; Darren Dobson (Independent) 99-3-0; Bill Hill (Preston Innovations Boldings) 98-5-0; Ron Clarke (Preston Innovations) 82-14-0. Sat., Ken Humphreys AC, Sycamore Pool. Steve Hall (Oswestry) 196-14-0; Ron Hancox (MH Floats) 181-12-0; Gary Gollins (Swan AC) 136-7-0; Nige Clarke (Monkhall) 125-3-0; Ken Humphreys (Oswestry) 114-6-0. Sun., Gaz Willey Open, Larch and Beech Pools. Gaz Willey (Walsall) 161-1-0; Gareth Emlyn (OAC) 133-12-0; Jon Rouse (OAC) 127-11-0; Les Willey (Walsall) 92-2-0. Sun., Swan AC, Sycamore Pool. Bob Baker (Swan AC) 308-15-0; Paul Gregory (Swan AC) 231-10-0; Gary Gollins (Swan AC) 165-2-0; Peter Burns (Swan AC) 136-11-0.

Quarry Pool Fishery, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Thurs., Open. Terry Edwards (Swan Elite) 130-4-0; Steve Walters (Chestnut Tree AC) 123-12-0; Rich Lamb (Little Dawley AC) 117-15-0; Ick Kull (Chestnut Tree AC) 102-2-0. Sat., Amery AC. C. Lockley 127-4-0; C. Simpson 80-3-0; S. Simpson 76-15-0.

Splinters AC, Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, Lutterworth, Leics. Wed 1st June. Dave Griffiths 142-10-0; Mick Howkins 117-8-0; Tom Griffiths 104-4-0. Sun 5th June., Barby Banks, Barby, Warks. Tom Griffiths 118-15-0; Dave Chapman 85-8-0; Dave Griffiths 81-4-0.

Springvale Fishing Lakes, Bevercotes, Newark, Notts. Tues., Rotherham Disabled, The Duke Lake. Ron Smith 92-3-0 (all silvers); Paul Reece 70-1-0; Dave Benison 65-13-0. Tues., Barlborough Old Boys, The Duchess Lake. Tim Whapplington 101-1-0 (mainly carp); Gary Cooper 93-9-0; Gary Hazelwood 85-4-0. Tues., Old Codgers, The Newcastle Lake, pegs 1-25. Stuart Beaumont 171-11-0 (mainly silvers); Bert Thorpe 137-10-0; Par Miller 138-7-0. Tues., Westend 2000, The Newcastle Lake, pegs 26-50. Pete Dawson 159-15-0 (mainly silvers); Steve Dobson 106-14-0; Dean Upton 85-7-0.

Stoppos Fishery Silvers Opens, Coton-the-the Elms, Derbys. Wed Eve. Tony Scott 14-8-0 (bream, roach and crucians); Ian Saiger 11-4-0 (bream, roach and crucians); Carl Yeomans 6-2-0 (crucians and small skimmers). Sat. John Locke 18-6-0 (bream, skimmers and crucians); Darren Massey (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 14-9-0 (bream, skimmers and crucians); Jason Cunningham (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 10-8-0 (bream, skimmers and crucians).

The Cunneries Fishery, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat., Open, S Canal. Steve Hodge 72-10-0; Dave Bolton 56-5-0; Stuart Carroll 50-12-0.

Todber Manor, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat., Open, Homeground Lake. Mark Cannings 322-2-0; Jack Stamp 267-14-0; Dave Bruton 233-6-0.

Viaduct Fishery Pole Only Open, Somerton, Somerset. Sat., Campbell Lake (18 fished). Martin Woodington 170-8-0; Martin Rayet 155-14-0; Daryl Basstone 143-3-0. Silvers: Tim Ford 33-10-0; (Joint 2nd) Nigel Easton 30-6-0; Rob Eagle 30-6-0.

Tri-Cast Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Open, Boulders, Goose & Upper & Lower Benbo Pools. Connor Edwards (Old Hough) 76-15-0; Dave Pimlott (Old Hough) 76-13-0; Andy Bridge (Old Hough) 57-9-0.

Last Edited: 13 June 2022

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