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Angling match results for the week ending 24 July 2022

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Bibby's Stone & District AC Wednesday Evening Sweepstake Match, Shropshire Union Canal, Shebdon, Staffs. Wed Eve. Steve Askey (Bibby's Stone & District AC) 13-4-0 (perch and skimmers to 1lb 8oz); Kim Jones (Bibby's Stone & District AC) 5-0-0 (mixed bag); Paul Walkden (Bibby's Stone & District AC) 4-12-0 (roach); John Keeling (Bibby's Stone & District AC) 4-8-0; Terry Proctor (Bibby's Stone & District AC) 4-8-0.

Bridgtown Social AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Broome Hill Farm, Brewood, S. Staffs. Sun (11 fished). Tony Beech (Bridgtown Social AC) 5-8-4 (skimmers); Dennis Jackson (Bridgtown Social AC) 5-0-6 (skimmers and a couple of bream); Joe Athersmith (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-5-8 (one decent bream plus bits); Bob Boothby (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-4-4; Roy Grosvenor (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-3-12; Andy Mears (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-13-13.

Canal Kings Open, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Soho Loop, Clissold Street Section, Winson Green, B'ham. Sun. Chris Rice (Sensas Black Country) 8-0-3; Shane Bassett (Sensas Black Country) 5-12-4; Dave Hughes (Sensas Black Country) 5-7-4; Mick Conlon (Smithy's) 5-6-0; Carl Daly (Canal Kings) 5-4-4; Derek Jackson (3 Counties) 5-4-2.

Canal Masters 2022 Qualifier, Shropshire Union Canal, Goldstone & Soudley, Shrops. Sat. Marc Foy 24-0-0; Dave Brown (Preston Innovations) 16-4-15; Dave Trafford (Matrix LTB NW) 15-12-0; Bob Yeomans (Team Les ‘O') 15-7-0; Kev Clarke (Wigan MG) 14-12-0; Scott Geens (Garbolino) 13-3-8. Qualifiers: Marc Foy; Scott Geens; Bob Yeomans; Dave Trafford; Mick Gorry.

Goms Mill AS Friday Open, Caldon Canal, Hanley, Staffs. Fri. M. Pass (Goms Mill) 5-6-12; A. Lawton (Goms Mill) 4-8-0; J. Nicholls (Fenton) 4-2-0; D. Jones (Trentside) 4-0-0; S. Smith (Goms Mill) 3-12-0; (Joint 6th) A. Cooper (Matlock) 1-13-4; B. Smith (Goms Mill) 1-13-4.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Slade Heath Railway Section, Coven, Staffs. Thurs Eve., 3½ hour match. Mark Foster (Goodyear AC) 4-0-0 (mixed silvers); Johnny Benness (Goodyear AC) 3-11-4 (mixed silvers); Malcolm Bethell (Goodyear AC) 2-11-14 (mixed bag).

Hebden Bridge/Ryburn & Halifax Evening League, Round 9, Calder & Hebble Canal, Standard Wire, Hollas Lane Section, Calderdale, W. Yorks. Thurs Eve. Owen Jackson 10-8-0 (five bream and 2lb of perch); Tom Barlow 1-15-8; Jason Krystic 1-10-0; Richard Thorne 1-7-8; Eric Green 1-5-0; Steve Rimmer 1-4-0. League: Tom Barlow 19; Steve Harrison 28; Richard Thorne 31; Eric Green 34; Owen Jackson 36; Jason Krystic 38.

Luton AC Centenary Match, Grand Union Canal, Ivinghoe & Cooks Wharf, Cheddington, Bucks. Sun 17th July. Phil Speakman 8-9-0 (roach, perch, and skimmers); Steve Lathwell 8-6-0; Lawrence Breach 7-6-0; Myles Tommey 3-14-0. (£50 raised for Luton AC coaching team).

Prince Albert AS Junior Canal Cup, Round 2, Macclesfield Canal, Fool's Nook Section, Macclesfield, Ches. Sun. Ashleigh Dale 1-5-0; Charlie Spencer 1-3-0; (Joint 3rd) Noel Owen 0-15-0; Jodie Deacon 0-15-0; Alfie Groves 0-13-0; Jacob Karslake 0-11-0; William Wright (new boy who came through Let's Fish Nantwich) 0-6-0.

Sensas HanKat Superteam AS Open, Stourbridge Canal, Tank Section, Brierley Hill, W. Mids. Sat. John Taylor (Wolverhampton) 19-10-2 (bream and skimmers); Gary Owen (Loop Match) 7-5-2; Chris Rice (Sensas Black Country) 7-2-10; Andy Curless (Browning) 5-13-0; Dave Sheaf (Canal Kings) 5-10-12; Merv ‘the Swerve' Rogers (Sensas Black Country) 5-8-5.

Sensas Southern Canal League, Round 3, Grand Union Canal, Milton Keynes AA Waters, Stoke Road, Phelps Road & Mill Road Sections, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun (35 fished). Andy Gregory (Sensas Oakwood Green) 12-6-0 (late skimmers plus small silvers); Richard Swan (Sensas Oakwood Purple) 6-3-8 (small silvers); Pete Vasey (Matrix Image Red) 6-3-0; James Lewis (Colmic Boland Groundbaits) 6-2-8; Colin Dance (Matrix Image Blue) 5-10-0; Gordon Curl (Sensas Oakwood Green) 5-8-0. Teams: (Joint 1st) Sensas Oakwood Green 24; Sensas Oakwood Purple 24; (Joint 3rd) Bart's 20; Matrix Image Red 20; Colmic Boland Groundbaits 19; (Joint 6th) Sensas Oakwood Black 16; Matrix Image Blue 16. League: Matrix Image Red 68; Sensas Oakwood Green 66; Sensas Oakwood Purple 61; Bart's 59; Colmic Boland Groundbaits 58; Sensas Oakwood Black 56; Matrix Image Blue 51.

Sportsman AA Open, Walsall Canal, Metro Bridge Section, Wednesbury, W. Mids. Sat. Baz Buckey (Sportsman AC) 6-0-0; Dave Arnold (Sportsman AA) 4-13-11; M. Robinson (Sportsman AA) 2-14-14; Mel Howard (Canal Kings) 2-11-9; Chris Taylor (Sportsman AC) 2-0-0.

Sportsman AC Open, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Tipton, W. Mids. Sun. Dave Anderson (Sportsman AA) 10-10-0; Pete Hatton (ZLT) 9-2-0; Brian Callow (Sportsman AA) 6-3-0; Trevor Dangerfield (Sportsman AC) 6-3-0.

Stoke City DAA Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Gnosall, Staffs. Sat (18 fished). Dean Williams (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 10-9-13 (skimmers and roach); Derek Jackson (3 Counties) 8-3-3 (skimmers plus a couple of perch); Kev Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 8-0-0 (skimmers, perch and 100 squatt-fish); Paul Murrin (Colmic Dynamite Trentmen) 5-5-11 (skimmers and roach); John Hanna (Browning West Midlands) 5-4-8 (skimmers and roach); Richard Hicklin (Evolved Baits) 4-10-4 (skimmers).

Wigan DAA, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Wigan, Gtr. Manchester. Sun 17th July. Boydan Krupnyckyj 31-5-0 (bream); Mark Battersby 17-5-0; John Easton 11-4-0. Sections: Alan Crook 8-10-12; Joe Lawrence 7-14-8; Mark Webb 9-12-0.

Wolverhampton AA Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Wombourne, S. Staffs. Sun. Owen Westwood (Sportsman AC) 8-14-6; Steve Dudley (Sensas Black Country) 6-12-0; Derek Owen (Rough Hay AC) 6-10-6; Scott Doodson (Drennan NW) 4-8-9; Dave Lloyd (Preston Innovations) 4-7-0; Simon Mottram (Crewe MG) 4-4-13.

Wolverhampton Over 60's Club Open, Shropshire Union Canal, High Onn Boats Section, Church Eaton, Staffs. Wed. Stuart Brailsford (Bridgtown Social AC) 6-12-12; Mick Westwood (Norton Canes) 5-11-7; Keith Holbrook (Rough Hay AC) 5-10-12; (Joint 4th) L. Whieldon (Stafford) 4-2-0; Glenn Law (Sparks MG) 4-2-0; R. Jackson 2-15-0.


ABC River Masters 2022 Qualifier, Warwickshire Avon, Twyning, Glos. Sat. (Joint 1st) Simon Copson 11-1-8; Andy Grimes 11-1-8; Dave Wallace 7-8-0; Rob Brennan 6-7-0; Tony Messner 5-1-0; Shane Harvey 4-15-0. Qualifiers: Simon Copson; Andy Grimes; Shane Harvey.

Angling Trust Riverfest 2022 Qualifier, River Trent, Burton Joyce, Gedling, Notts. Sat (80 fished). Lee Grimes 76-6-0; Matt Hall 44-2-0; Tom Scholey 33-2-0; Cameron Hughes 23-8-0; Dave Clayton 22-8-0; Chris Hallows 21-2-0. Qualifiers: Zone A – Rich Offler. Zone B – Chris Hallows; Zone C – Lee Grimes; Zone D – Tom Scholey.

Black Horse Teams of Four, Round 3, River Nene, Oundle, Northants. Sun 17th July. Kev Green (Tackle & Bates) 46-14-0 (mostly quality bream); Alex Bates (Tackle & Bates) 16-6-0; Grant Howie (Black Horse A) 16-1-0; Mark Pollard (Black Horse A) 12-10-0. Teams: Tackle & Bates 33; Black Horse A 29; Colmic B 23; Wellingborough B 19. League: Tackle & Bates 10; Colmic B 11; Black Horse A 12; (Joint 4th) Wellingborough A 18; Wellingborough B 18; (Joint 6th) Colmic A 21; Black Horse B 21; Peterborough 25; Chiltern Baits 31.

Darlaston AC, River Severn, BAA Waters, Ripple, Worcs. Sun. A. Sherwood (Darlaston AC) 7-7-0; G. Taylor (Darlaston AC) 6-3-8; T. Cross (Darlaston AC) 5-11-4; A. Hall (Darlaston AC) 5-4-8; M. Davies (Darlaston AC) 4-15-0.

Droitwich Spa Members Only. Warwickshire Avon, Twyning, Glos. Thurs. John Halfpenny 18-6-0; Dennis Evans 10-13-12; Jan Van Mazyk 10-3-12; John Swain 9-5-12; Colin Jew 8-8-4; Len Merrell 6-15-12.

Fishing for Prostate Screening Fund/Bridgnorth AS Float Only Match, River Severn, Linley Bank Stretch, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Fri (60 fished). Paul Turner (Colmic UK) 25-11-0 (three barbel and seven chub); Rob Brennan (Garbolino) 25-6-0; Dave Foxall (KDAA) 23-5-0; Adam Slade (Crewe MG) 20-2-0; Dave Finnis (Sensas West Sussex) 19-9-0; Paul Skidmore (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 19-2-0. (Over £700 raised for the fund).

Northwich AA Open, River Weaver, Red Lion PH Section, Northwich, Ches. Sat., Kaythan Shillito 11-4-0; (Joint 2nd) Martin Taylor 10-8-0; Dave Hodson 10-8-0; Paul Taylor 9-14-0; S. Dykes 8-2-0; Bob Clough 7-14-0.

River Medway Open, Barming Up & Down, Kent. Wed. Jess Willard 21-0-0 (eight bream); Fred ‘the Shed' Brown 10-14-0; Graham Mitchell 9-10-0 (mainly skimmers and perch); Mick Roberts 5-6-0; Simon Farrer 5-0-0; Mick Rumford 4-13-0.

Rotherham UAF Opens, River Don, Deneby, S. Yorks. Sun 17th July (16 fished). D. Armitage (Frenzee) 17-3-0; Brian Hague (Rotherham Raiders) 15-10-0; A. Benstead (Leeds) 14-0-0. Sun. I. Breeds (Leeds) 11-5-0; P. Kozyra (Leeds) 10-0-0; Brian Hague (Rotherham Raiders) 7-11-0; Dean Grace (Leeds) 7-6-0.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Cradley Heath Labour AC, Blythe Waters Fishery, Solihull, W. Mids. Sun., Cherries & Part of Willows Pools. Gary Weaver (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 60-0-0 (eleven carp to 8lb); Mark Farley (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 54-8-0; Steve Horton (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 51-4-0; Brian Smith (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 50-12-0; Pete Sanford (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 38-10-0.

Earlswood Lakes Silvers Open, Solihull, W. Mids. Sat., Windmill ‘Yachter' Lake. Shaun Conley (B'ham) 36-10-0 (nine bream); Kevin Tipton (Sensas) 12-10-0; Ricky Teale (Daiwa) 5-2-0.

Mill Pool AC, Earlswood Lakes, Solihull, W. Mids. Sun 17th July. Charlie Merritt 115-10-0; John Nicholls 105-4-0; Bob Pooles 88-6-0.


County Vets, Canons, Northants. Sun 17th July. Dave White 30-14-0; Dick Ashby 21-2-0; John Balhatchett 18-10-0.

Long Eaton Fed., Brewery Ponds, Shardlow, Derbys. Wed. Pete Swainston (Nottm. Deaf) 20-0-0 (bream and tench); Pete Allwood (Long Eaton Fed.) 12-9-0; Derek Jackson (3 Counties) 9-14-0; Bill Varney (Long Eaton Fed.) 9-5-0; Jim Mercer (Belper) 8-15-0; Rob Pembridge (Soldiers & Sailors) 7-4-8.

Milton Keynes AA Individual Summer League, Round 2, Furzton Lake, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun 17th July. Steve Carr 17-7-0; Paul Chapman 15-2-0; Kevin Osborne 14-2-0. League leader: Steve Carr 20.

Preston Innovations Feeder Masters 2022 Qualifier, Patshull Park, Great Lake, Pattingham, Staffs. Sun 17th July. Match winner and qualifier: Kristof Frackowiak 31-13-0 (bream). Other qualifiers: Andy Richards 19-14-0; Dan Webb 16-15-0.

Towcester/Nene AC, Silver Lake, Wappenham, Northants. Sun 17th July. John Harris 14-9-0 (four bream); Les Griffiths 11-2-0; Baz Eaton 7-4-0.


Alders Farm Fishery Open, Gt. Brickhill, Bucks. Tues 12th July. Section A – Martin Stickley 157-0-0. Section B – Lee Thornton 152-0-0. Section C – Richard Doolan 137-0-0. Silvers Supremo – Sean Wain 31-8-0.

Angling Trust Fish ‘O' Mania 2022 Final, Westwood Lakes, Boston, Lincs. Sat. Kristian Jones 56K 750g; Andy Dyson 56K 340g; Artur Hilmi 56K 150g; Andy Power 51K 275g; Paul Wright 45K 500g; Jimmy Brooks 43K 425g.

Bibby's Stone & District AC, Blake Hall Fisheries, Cheadle, Staffs. Sun., Blake Lake. Rich Pedlar (Bibby's Stone & District AC) 84-5-0 (carp to 7lb); John Tomkinson (Bibby's Stone & District AC) 66-12-0 (small carp); Dave Mason (Bibby's Stone & District AC) 65-4-0 (bream plus one carp); Ian Stangroom (Bibby's Stone & District AC) 60-12-0; Mark ‘Sticky' Wilton (Bibby's Stone & District AC) 29-2-0; Kim Jones (Bibby's Stone & District AC) 18-5-0.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Open, Ash, Trio & West Lakes (32 fished). Pete Roys (Trafford Tackle & Bait) 150-12-0 (carp to 10lb); Matt Olsson (Angling Direct) 145-14-0; Alan Sharman 132-2-0.

Bradshaw Hall Fisheries, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Sat., Open, Lake 9 & Loop. Micky Rogerson 109-2-0; Joe McCall 87-0-0; Josh Turbill 70-8-0.

Brookside Fisheries, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Snake Lakes 1 & 2. Chris Ruscoe 77-2-0; Stuart Conroy 70-6-0; Rob Orme 69-15-0.

Dennetts AC Rod & Reel Match, Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, Lutterworth, Leics. Sun 17th July., Peatling Lake B. Darren Oakley 107-14-0; Alan Knight 99-0-0; Chris Garrod 95-1-0; Bryan Osborne 86-6-0; David Pontin 79-3-0; Ian Davies 73-11-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC, Barby Marshes, Barby, Warks. Sun 17th July. Terry Smith 30-0-0; Mick Chambers 29-0-0; Brian Johnson 20-4-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Open, Match Pool (14 fished). David Markham (Hawkesbury) 125-2-0 (carp to 12lb); Vincent Cziniscalko (Hawkesbury) 93-2-0 (carp to 7lb); Richard E. Grant (Hawkesbury) 75-9-0 (carp to 8lb and bream to 4lb).

Lingmere Fishery Open, Moreton, The Wirral. Sat. P. Barwell 135-10-0; S. Boyd 108-8-0; G. White 71-15-0.

Nisa Feeders Opens, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Thurs., Lambsdown Pool. Tony Lamb (Jaguar AC) 112-14-0 (mainly carp); Shane Sayers (Bennett's Tackle) 90-14-0; Ian Smith 83-0-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool. Stephen Bellion 171-8-0; Pete Heaven 143-9-0; Lee Myers 83-4-0. Sat., Open, Big Geary's Pool (22 fished). Max Higgott 180-2-0; Ian Lincs 93-4-0; Stephen Bellion 71-10-0. Sun., Open, Little Geary's Pool (15 fished). Andy Christie 256-10-0 (F1s); Steve Daley 175-15-0; Neil Smith 152-13-0.

Partridge Lakes Fishery, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Covey Lakes 1, 2 & 6 (33 fished). Francis Cooke 152-1-0; Mike Senior 135-2-0; Barry Smith 120-14-0. Sun., Open, Covey Lakes 1-6 (55 fished). Harry Campbell 191-7-0; Mike Senior 190-5-0; John Nugent 173-1-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun 17th July., Gaz Willey Open, Sycamore Pool. Dave Emlyn (OAC) 75-8-0; Mark Rathbone 54-3-0; Chris Lane (Preston Innovations Boldings) 48-14-0. Mon., Dave Mortlock Over 60's Open, Oak Pool. Clive Wright (Preston Innovations Boldings) 163-11-0; Dave Cole (Preston Innovations Boldings) 93-1-0; Terry Edwards (Swan Elite) 88-6-0. Wed., Steve Lovell Open, Chestnut Pool. Graham Palmer (Preston Innovations Boldings) 117-8-0; Steve Lovell (Maver) 99-6-0; Ian Stangroom (Bibby's Stone & District AC) 97-14-0. Thurs., Ron Clarke Over 50's Open, Ash Pool. Harry Colley (Preston Innovations Boldings) 66-2-0; Tony Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings) 65-11-0; Ron Clarke (Preston Innovations Boldings) 61-3-0. Sat., Tony Foster Open, Larch Pool. Harry Colley (Preston Innovations Boldings) 135-12-0; Nathan Jennings 135-3-0; Tony Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings) 101-11-0. Sat., KW Open, Sycamore Pool. Steve Hall (Oswestry) 53-1-0; Gary Gollins (Swan Elite) 52-5-0; Steve Owen (Monkhall) 51-13-0. Sun., Jessar AC, Acorn Pool. K. Edwards (Jessar AC) 128-0-0; P. Edwards (Jessar AC) 88-10-0; M. Lakin (Jessar AC) 76-14-0.

Quarry Pool Fishery, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Thurs., Open. Matty Dawes (Preston Innovations) 212-13-0; Terry Edwards (Pool Hayes) 136-6-0; Tony Price (Graham Jones AC) 104-15-0; Dave Butler (Quarry Pool) 99-13-0. Fri., Cudworth AC. T. Green (Cudworth AC) 135-15-0; P. Hampshire (Cudworth AC) 113-7-0; C. Reeson (Cudworth AC) 99-0-0. Sat., Polepushers AC. S. Harris (Polepushers AC) 174-8-0; M. McHugh (Polepushers AC) 134-6-0; M. Harris (Polepushers AC) 112-12-0. Sun., Goodrich Fordshires AC. S. Whittle (Goodrich Fordshires AC) 132-6-0; S. Hayes (Goodrich Fordshires AC) 115-14-0; P. Emery (Goodrich Fordshires AC) 88-12-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Sat., Open, Sherwood Lake. Chris Graves 99-1-0 (mainly carp); Gary Nugent 46-15-0; Ian Boyd 44-7-0.

Splinters AC, Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, Lutterworth, Leics. Wed 13th July. Trev Griffiths 163-10-0; Mick Howkins 153-11-0; Gary Muddiman 119-10-0. Sun 17th July., Barby Banks, Barby, Warks. Dave Chapman 118-9-0; Trev Griffiths 99-4-0; Mark Forbes 92-1-0.

The Cunneries Fishery, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat., Open, S Canal. Louis Mower 205-1-0; Dez Davies 183-4-0; Mick Lloyd 138-1-0.

The Oaks Lakes, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Open, Cedar Lake. Simon Shepherd 137-12-0; Steve Luck 120-2-0; Dave Birdsall 114-14-0.

Todber Manor, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat., Open, Hill View Lake (20 fished). Mark Wynne 632-0-0; A. Trigger 540-15-0; Ben Hagg 534-6-0.

Tri-Cast Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Open, Upper Benbo, Lucky Dip, Prospect & Boulders Pools. Dave Pimlott (Frenzee) 176-5-0; Chris Shaw (Old Hough) 161-2-0; Paul Reynolds (Wrexham) 148-2-0.

Whitmore Fisheries, Greenhalgh, Preston, Lancs. Sat., Open, East Canal. Harry Campbell 103-0-0; Stuart Kennedy 87-4-0; Paul Livesey 74-1-0.

Last Edited: 26 July 2022

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