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Angling match results for the week ending 12 March 2023

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

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Beverley Canal, Round 15, Beverley Canal, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, Yorks. Sun. Graham Hartley 27-4-0; Jack Backhouse 10-12-0; Malcolm Lewis 4-2-0; Shaun Lesko 3-5-0; (Joint 5th) Dave Brooks 3-4-0; Steve Williamson 3-4-0. Golden Peg winners: Brian Balme; Graham Hartley; Steve Williamson.

HanKat Superteam AS Open, Stourbridge Canal, The Tank Section, Brierley Hill, W. Mids. Sat (11 fished). Stu Cutler (Matrix) 8-15-6; Andy Curless (Drennan NW) 4-11-4; Mal Boden (Goodyear AC) 4-2-0; Steve Worton (HanKat Superteam AS) 2-3-11; Owen Westwood (Sportsman AC) 1-10-4; Lee Woodhouse (HanKat Superteam AS) 1-8-8.

Liverpool DAA, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Hall Lane Section, Lydiate, Sefton, Merseyside. Wed. Steve Simpkin 7-5-0 (roach and small skimmers0; Ant Lloyd 7-2-0; John Lloyd 4-2-0; Mick Topping 3-13-0.

Liverpool DAA Individual League, Round 4/£1,000 Prize Final 2023 Qualifier, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Runnies & Ducks Sections, nr. Maghull, Merseyside. Sun. Peter Gradwell 2-14-0; Dave Edgerley 2-2-0; Steve Ball 1-7-0. Qualifier for the £1,000 final: Peter Gradwell.

Nene AC, Grand Union Canal, Grafton Regis, Northants. Sun 5th Mar. Darren Pannell 6-15-0; Rob Pottinger 0-10-0. (only top two supplied).

Rugeley Individual League, Final Round (5), Trent & Mersey Canal, Church Bridge, Mossley & Pit Bridge Sections, Rugeley, Staffs. Sun (30 fished). Daz Lewis (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 9-6-0 (roach and perch); Nigel Clayton (Sensas Black Country) 8-4-11 (mainly roach); Bernie Leatherbarrow (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 7-12-13 (skimmers and perch); Hughie Blair Snr. (Bridgtown Social AC) 6-10-7 (three bream); Dave Richards (Four Ashes AC) 5-13-10 (perch and skimmers); Dave Holbrook (Team Eclipse) 5-13-2 (mainly skimmers). Final league: Jason Cunningham (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 15; Darren Massey (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 18; Richard Guest (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 20; Daz Lewis (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 21 (two section wins); Bernie Leatherbarrow (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 21 (one section win); Kev Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 21 (no section wins).

Sportsman AC Open, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Tunnel End Section, Tividale, W. Mids. Wed. Glenn Law (Sparks MG) 8-3-0; Mal Galliers (Sportsman AA) 7-6-0; Chris Furnival (Sportsman AC) 7-0-0; Baz Buckley (Sportsman AC) 5-4-0.

Tring Old Codgers, Grand Union Canal, Bank Mill Lane Section, Berkhamsted, Herts. Tues (7 fished). Andy Allday 5-9-0 (perch); Paul Hedges 2-1-0 (perch); Tony Gray 1-12-0 (perch).

Wigan AA, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Adlington Marina Section, Chorley, Lancs. Wed. Dave Coulburn 4-15-0 (six skimmers plus small roach); Dave Bradley 3-15-0 (roach); Tony Crolla 3-11-0 (roach).

Wigan AA Flyers, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Parbold, W. Lancs. Sat. B. Meadows 8-12-0; C. Whalley 8-5-0; T. Richardson 8-3-4.

Grand Union Willow Marina, Kai Errington 0.755kg, Zach Wilmott 0.665kg, Ben Kiff 0.290kg, Lottie Clarke 0.170kg.


Bridgnorth AS Teams of Three Winter League, Final Round (5), River Severn, Linley Bank Stretch, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun (33 fished). Justin Checketts (Middle Severn Angling) 19-8-0 (three barbel); Graham Ilic (Bridgnorth AS) 18-8-0 (three barbel); Phil Davies (DH Angling Moss Valley) 10-11-0; Chris Holmes (Middle Severn Angling) 9-14-0 (two barbel). Teams: Middle Severn Angling 25; (Joint 2nd) L.S.E. 22; Milo Red 22; DH Angling Moss Valley 21; Bridgnorth AS 13; (Joint 6th) KDAA 12; Milo Black 12. Final league: DH Angling Moss Valley 125; Middle Severn Angling 113; Bridgnorth AS 103; Run DMC 93; Foster's Arms 90; Milo Red 89.

Kidderminster & District AA Opens, River Severn, Bewdley, Worcs. Wed. Steve Maher 29-10-0 (barbel); Geoff Brierley 27-5-0; Nigel Marchington 17-12-0; Geoff Maguire 12-12-0 (barbel, chub and the odd perch made up most of the weights). Sat. John Gill 11-0-0 (one chub and one barbel); Geoff Brierley 9-7-0; Martin Challengers 5-4-0; Steve Maher 1-14-0; Nigel Marchington 1-13-0.

Milton Keynes Grand Slam, River Gt. Ouse, Stony Stratford, Bucks. Sun 5th Mar. Steve Carr 11-0-0; Don King 5-13-0; Ernie Sattler 3-6-0.

Northwich AA Mini League, Final Round (6), River Weaver, Boats, Oak Tree & Newbridge Lengths, Northwich, Ches. Sat. Sean Pickering (SSG) 20-14-0 (bream); Ian Belfield (Vale Royal Juniors) 20-13-0 (skimmers); Paul Taylor (Vale Royal Reds) 15-4-0. Teams: SSG 7; Saints 9; Vale Royal Reds 13; Vale Royal Juniors 15; BMR 17; Shill's Starlets 21. Final league: Matrix LTB 80; Saints 95; Vale Royal Reds 100; SSG 102; Wigan MG 104; Weaver Burglars 112.

Olney & Clifton FA Pike & Predator Series, Final Round (3), River Gt. Ouse, Olney, Bucks. Sun 5th Mar. Barry Testro 17-5-0 (inc. a 3lb 15oz perch); Andy Crouch 12-1-0; Ian Barnes 7-11-0; Adrian Gott 4-5-0. Series overall: 1st Barry Testro, 2nd Andy Crouch, 3rd Matt Farr.

Rotherham UAF Open, River Don, Sprotbrough, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Sun. Paul Goulding (Daiwa Dons) 53-13-0; Jay Goulding (Daiwa Dons) 49-13-0; Ray Marklew (Browning Ossett) 24-11-0.

Tring/Thame Inter Club Match, River Thames, Thame, Oxon. Sat. Sheldon Cameron 4-1-0 (two chub); Dave Moore 3-8-0; Martin Rodwell 2-1-0. Club result: Tring 5-11-0; Thame 4-11-12.

Winsford DAA Wednesday Open, River Weaver, Marina & Red Lion Lengths, Winsford, Ches. D. Hodson 5-4-0; A. Insley 4-4-0; (Joint 3rd) T. Wright 3-6-0; S. Walton 3-6-0.


Bibby's/Stone & District AC, Willows Pool (Club Water), Rough Close, Stafford, Staffs. Sun. Kim Jones 18-8-0 (silvers plus crucians); Dave Chetwyn 12-13-0 (mixed bag); Steve Cooke 11-0-0 (inc. a 10lb carp); Terry Proctor 9-3-0; (Joint 5th) Dave Mason 5-8-0; Francis Cooke 5-8-0.

County Vets, Canons, Northants. Sun 5th Mar. Roger Adkins 13-9-0; John Lewis 11-13-0; Andy Bolderson 7-12-0.

Long Eaton Fed., Brewery Ponds, Shardlow, Derbys. Wed. Rob Pembridge (Soldiers & Sailors) 10-1-0 (perch and silvers); Alan Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 4-10-0; John Lock (Loughborough MG) 4-4-0; Rob Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 3-5-0; Chris Wright (Dynamite Derby Angling Federation) 2-14-0; Pete Allwood (Long Eaton Fed.) 2-13-0.

Patshull Park Open, Great Lake, Pattingham, Staffs. Sun., Deeps Section (8 fished). Steve Preece 6-5-0 (one big bream); Kevin Tipton (Sensas) 2-6-0 (three skimmers); Dave Ridgway (Shifnal) 1-5-0 (one skimmer).

Towcester AC, Silver Lake, Wappenham, Northants. Sun 5th Mar. Dave Gibbins 7-2-0; Mick Goodridge 5-12-0; Graham Martin 3-10-0.


Anglers Choice Middlesbrough Spring League, Match 2, The Oaks Lakes, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Sycamore Lake. Shaun Glass 94-14-0; Kev Parker 83-15-0; Phil Cooper 81-6-0.

Blake Hall Fisheries Silvers Open, Cheadle, Staffs. Sat. Bob Hunt 19-13-0; S. Device 14-15-0; David Pickering 12-6-0.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Open, Trio, Ash & West Lakes. Harry Billing (Garbolino/Sonubaits) 42-9-0 (carp to 6lb plus 20lb of skimmers); Brian Hepburn 19-8-0 (skimmers to 12oz plus one 10lb carp); Dave Hancox (Warrington Tackle & Guns) 17-7-0.

Brookside Fisheries, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Snake Lakes 1 & 2. Steve Conroy 27-12-0; Stuart Conroy 23-7-0; Steve Balson 16-9-0.

Carney Pools, Wolseley Bridge, Stafford, Staffs. Sat., Open, Damsel Pool. Robin Dale 103-11-0; Jack Arblaster 40-15-0; Dave Childs 34-10-0.

Castle Ashby Open, Grendon, Northants. Sun 5th Mar., Brickyard Pool. Nigel Woodley 14-8-0; Trevor Dunkley 12-6-0; John Pearce 8-0-0.

Castle Ashby Teams of Three Final, Grendon, Northants. Sun 5th Mar., Brickyard, Scotland, & Grendon Pools. Brickyard Pool: Chris Campling 33-4-0; Wayne Robinson 18-8-0; Richard Dunkley 10-5-0. Scotland Pond: John Price 16-12-0; Pete Patton 14-0-0; Stan Atter 11-0-0. Grendon Pool: John Kent 13-14-0; Pete Lovell 8-5-0; Dan Diamond 6-0-0. Teams: Dunkley, Steve Shakespeare & Price 22; Mick Wheeler, Lovell & Robinson 19; Campling, Ian Smith & Kevin Nightingale 17. Final league: Wheeler, Lovell & Robison 90; Dunkley, Shakespeare & Price 78; Andy Bazeley, Atter & Kent 69.

Flore & Brockhall AC, Barby Banks, Barby, Warks. Sun 5th Mar. Rob ‘Miracles do ‘appen' Rawlins 5-10-0; Brian Johnson 3-6-0; Gil Corn 3-2-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sat., Open, Match Pool (11 fished). Jamie Galloway (Hawkesbury) 46-8-0 (carp to 5lb and bream to 3lb); Wayne Harris (Hawkesbury) 28-6-0 (carp to 5lb and bream to 3lb); Dennis Lutwyche (Hawkesbury) 19-3-0 (two carp).

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., Open, Bridge & Island Pools. Jake Robinson 74-3-0; (Joint 2nd) Rob Prince 60-4-0; Dean Lockett 60-4-0; Paul Gibson 51-10-0; Steve Lovell 43-5-0; Gary Keay 43-1-0.

High Heyes Farm Fishery (The Catteries) Open, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat. Paul Banks 56-4-0; Steve Winstanley 48-4-0; Geoff Farnworth 41-4-0.

Lagoon AC, Furtho Manor Farm, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun 5th Mar. Paul Swain 11-2-0; Nigel Steel 5-0-0; Austin Maddock 1-7-0.

Meadowlands Teams of Three League, Round 4, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Sun 5th Mar. Phil Bardell 79-2-0; Dean Young 61-1-0; Matt George 51-8-0. Teams: Tornados 13; Team Trex 16; Casemore Baits 17. League leaders: Carpetbaggers 71.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sat 4th Mar., Open, Owl Pool. Simon Healey (Little Dawley AC) 130-8-0; Andy Kyte (Middle Severn Angling) 81-2-0; Paul Gregory (Swan Elite) 74-4-0. Sun 5th Mar., Open, Kingfisher Pool. Steve Heaps (Monkhall) 64-12-0; Wayne Harding (Little Dawley AC) 52-8-0; Mick Cope (Swan Elite) 51-2-0.

Nisa Feeders Open, Makins Fishery, Bramcote, Nuneaton, Warks. Wed. Allan Neale (Nuneaton) 65-4-0 (carp); Stuart Gould (Rugby) 37-7-0 (carp); Joe Carass (Nu-Fish) 34-8-0 (carp, F1s and skimmers); Martin Hincks (Ajax Angling Club) 33-15-0 (F1s and good bream); Wayne Greenfield (Manchester AC) 28-12-0 (five carp); Simon Skelton (Melton Tackle & Dynamite Baits) 26-15-0 (two carp plus roach and skimmers).

Outcasts AC, Barston Lakes, Solihull, W. Mids. Sun 5th Mar. Steve Wills 25-2-0; Alan Barnes 16-11-0; Vince Battams 14-8-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Little Geary's Pool. Keith Deaner 80-12-0 (carp and F1s); Steve Pearce 48-1-0 (F1s); Nick Jukes 22-9-0 (F1s). Sat., Open, Big Geary's Pool (14 fished). Daniel Tresigne 82-9-0 (carp); Dave Roberts 50-11-0 (carp); Ian Crossman 29-10-0 (carp and skimmers). Sun., Open, Siblings A & B Pools. Steve Daley 55-5-0 (F1s); Pete Heaven 43-10-0 (F1s); John Adamson 34-8-0 (F1s).

Partridge Lakes Fishery, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Covey Lakes 1 & 3 (23 fished). Andy Bennett 67-5-0; Daz Shaw 61-2-0. Sections: John Jones 43-4-0; Jac Grundy 40-13-0; George McHugh 27-0-0; Gary Ainscough 53-0-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sat 4th Mar., Oswestrians, Oak & Willows Pools. Gary Gollins (Swan Elite) 94-0-0; John Benjamin (Preston Innovations Boldings) 90-1-0; Tim Probert (Preston Innovations Boldings) 76-2-0; Kenny Humphreys (Oswestrians) 67-5-0. Sun 5th Mar., Oswestrians, Deepdale & Stock Pools. Richard Davenport (Oswestrians) 79-3-0; Johnny Harris (Shrewsbury) 71-6-0; Nathan Spain (Oswestrians) 66-2-0; Kevin Melville (Shrewsbury) 48-14-0. Mon., Over 60's Open, Sycamore Pool. Mick Jamieson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 72-8-0; Colin Reynolds (Preston Innovations Boldings) 68-0-0; Pete Sawyer (Preston Innovations Boldings) 62-2-0; Dave Going (Poets AC) 53-5-0; Steve Owen (Monkhall) 53-5-0. Wed., Open, Ash Pool. Steve Lovell (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 108-8-0; Rich Pedlar (Bibby's/Stone & District AC) 87-14-0; Chris Standing 72-13-0. Sat., Oswestians, Chestnut Pool. John Benjamin (Preston Innovations Boldings) 53-8-0; Rob Hancox (MH Floats) 52-8-0; Paul Hemming (Monkhall) 52-1-0; Dave Emlyn (OAC) 50-13-0. Sun., Gaz Willey Open, Beech & Ash Pools. Morgan Davidson (Drennan NW) 104-5-0; Nige Clarke (Monkhall) 63-0-0; Kelvin Emlyn (OAC) 58-9-0; Colin Wozek (OAC) 56-4-0.

Ramsbottom AA Seniors, Bradshaw Hall Fisheries, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Sat (22 fished)., Lakes 3 & 6. Lake 6: Steve Kobak 44-0-0; Seb Brunsden 31-7-0; Ryan Lindsey 15-6-0. Lake 3 winner: Ashley Ballan 15-2-0. Sections: Billy Sutton; Brett Ballan; Martyn Denoual.

Splinters AC, Shearsby Valley Lakes, Lutterworth, Leics. Wed 1st Mar. Trev Griffiths 19-10-0; John Payne 18-10-0; Eddie Kelly 10-11-0. Sun 5th Mar, Barby Banks, Barby, Warks. Tom Griffiths 72-0-0; Drew Adams 50-10-0; Trev Griffiths 49-15-0.

The Oaks Lakes Silver Fish League, Final Round, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Oaks, Firs & Alders Lakes. Rob Harbour 36-4-0; Martin Holmes 36-2-0; Tim Peters 35-11-0. Final league: Adam Richards 5 (205-15-0); Rob Swan 5 (175-14-0); Rob Harbour 5 (134-8-0); Andy Barker 6; Ryan Bennett 7 (163-1-0); Martin Holmes 7 (151-11-0).

Todber Manor Master of the Manor Qualifier, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat., Open, Hill View Lake (12 fished). Mark Poppleton 207-0-0; Gary O'Shea 206-4-0; Martin Rogers 194-10-0. Qualifier: Mark Poppleton.

Wellingborough AC ‘We Two' Pairs, Mill Cotton Fishery, Ringstead, Northants. Sun 5th Mar. Nick Antonacci 13-10-0; Jeff Rice 13-5-0; Bill Underwood 11-4-0. Top pair: Jeff Rice & Steve Brooks 23-3-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Sat., Open, Rover. Matty Dawes 66-1-0; Allan Hughes 48-12-0; Alan Green 32-2-0.

Last Edited: 13 March 2023

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