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Angling match results for the week ending 27 February 2022

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

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Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Slade Heath Boats Section, Slade Heath, Coven, Staffs. Sun. Steve Thomson (Goodyear AC) 2-12-0 (roach and gudgeon); John Cunningham (Goodyear AC) 2-6-0; Malcolm Bethell (Goodyear AC) 1-12-0; Mark Foster (Goodyear AC) 1-4-6; Johnny Benness (Goodyear AC) 1-0-0; Steve Cope (Goodyear AC) 0-10-5.

Hodnet AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Market Drayton Marina, Market Drayton, Shrops. Sun. Paul Edwards 8-2-0; Colin Roberts 6-7-0; Bob Parrish 5-6-0; Terry Nutt 4-14-0.

Hodnet AC Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Market Drayton, Shrops. Sun. Alan Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 7-13-0 (two bream, a couple of skimmers and a billy perch); Tony Swindells (Dave's of Middlewich) 7-8-4 (roach and perch); Gordon Griffiths (Colmic NW) 3-14-4 (roach).

Keighley Angling Club Winter League, Round 4, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Silsden, W. Yorks. Sun. Phill Kowalczyk 9-10-0 (bream over 5lb plus perch to 2lb); Ian Scott 9-8-0; Dave Parky 7-5-0.

Liverpool DAA Individual League, Round 4, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Pilling, Drums & Runnies Area, Lydiate, Liverpool, Merseyside. Sun. Dean Meadows 5-9-0; Paul Charnock 4-14-0; Tommy Fairhurst 3-9-0.

Liverpool DAA Open, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Maghull, Merseyside. Wed. Peter Gradwell 3-5-0; John Easton 2-12-0; P. Kennils 2-8-0; J. Stirratt 2-5-0.

Long Eaton Fed., Erewash Canal, Dockholme, Derbys. Wed. Jim Marcer (Belper) 11-1-0 (three bream); Steve Till (Long Eaton Fed.) 10-13-0 (three bream); Alan Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 4-0-0; John Brockway (Long Eaton Fed.) 2-14-0; Rob Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 2-11-0; Mark Harrison (Soldiers and Sailors) 2-8-0.

Milton Keynes Vets, Grand Union Canal, Cosgrove, Northants. Wed 16th Feb. Kevin Osborne 14-1-0; Richard Lattimer 9-7-0; Nigel Steel 5-2-0.

Northampton Nene AC, Grand Union Canal, Stoke Bruerne Lower Four Pounds & Below Bottom Lock, Stoke Bruerne, W. Northants. Sun. Paul Minney 4-9-0 (eight perch and one skimmer); David Rose 4-7-0 (perch, skimmers and roach); Graham Martin 3-9-0 (two bream plus small roach).

Port Sunlight Winter League, Round 4, Shropshire Union Canal, Stoke, Chester, Ches. Sun. Ralph Bennett 2-0-12; Stephen Breeze 0-14-4; Peter Redman 0-11-0.

Rugeley Individual Winter League, Round 4, Trent & Mersey Canal, Mossley Bridge to Ash Tree Section, Rugeley, Staffs. Sun. Steve Dudley (Sensas Black Country) 6-15-1 (roach and perch); Dave Hughes (Sensas Black Country) 6-13-6 (roach and perch); Dave Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 6-3-6 (mainly roach); Jason Cunningham (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 5-7-10; Keith Holbrook (Rough Hay AC) 4-13-8; Mick Hatchard (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 4-8-8. League: Jason Cunningham (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 11; Martin Owen (Sensas Black Country) 13; Neil Turner (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 14; Hughie Blair Snr. (Bridgtown Social AC) 15 (on section countback); Stef Johansen (Team Eclipse) 15.

Sensas HanKat Superteam AS Open, Dudley No. 1 Canal, Link & Bay Sections, Merry Hill, W. Mids. Sat. Dick Tranter (WMP Maver/Spotted Fin) 9-6-0; Tim Poole (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 6-5-0; Leon Blundell (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 4-15-10; Jason Cunningham (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 4-15-0; Lee Woodhouse (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 4-4-4; Andy Swift (Browning Central) 3-11-8; Andy Curless (Browning Cnetral) 3-5-8.

Sportsman AA Open, Walsall Canal, Eyston Avenue Section (back of the houses), Ocker Hill, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. Dean Webb (Sensas Black Country) 0-7-15; Dave Hughes (Sensas Black Country) 0-6-0; Dave Arnold (Sportsman AA) 0-3-15.

Sportsman AC Opens, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Tunnel End Section, Dudley Port, Tipton, W. Mids. Wed. Dave Arnold (Sportsman AA) 9-10-0 (skimmers and roach); Mal Galliers (Sportsman AC) 9-2-0; Steve Broome (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 7-7-0; Mark Whiles (Sportsman AC) 6-11-0; Doug Whitehouse (Sportsman AC) 6-3-0; Mike Hawkins (Sportsman AC) 6-2-0. Sun. Steve Broome (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 12-10-0 (roach and skimmers); Mal Galliers (Sportsman AC) 9-2-0; Gary Atkins (Sportsman AC) 8-2-0; Pete Fellows (Sportsman AA) 7-3-0.

Staffordshire Individual Winter League, Round 4, Shropshire Union Canal, High Onn, nr. Church Eaton, Staffs. Sat. Les Olszewski (Team Les ‘O') 3-3-5; Simon Preece (Cresta Gamakatsu) 2-8-4; Dave Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 2-0-12; Fred ‘the Bread' Cheetham (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 1-15-15; Bruce Birch (Four Ashes AC) 1-12-8; Keith Hulland (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 1-8-6. League: Alan Round (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 8; Dave McCall (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 9; Bruch Birch (Four Ashes AC) 10 (on section countback); Dave Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 10; Glenn Law (Sparks MG) 11 (on weight); Kevin Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 11.

Towcester Vets, Grand Union Canal, Yardley Gobion, Northants. Wed 16th Feb. Dave White 16-7-0 (skimmers); Tony Hurst 2-2-0; John Balhatchett 1-15-0.

Tring Old Codgers, Grand Union Canal, Durrants Hill, right of the bridge, Hemel Hempstead, Herts. Thurs. Mick Gillings 11-0-0 (bream and chub); Andy Allday 6-11-0; Pete Leech 3-12-0.


Newport AC Winter League, River Ouzel, Newport Pagnell, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun 20th Feb. Dave Tebbutt 6-10-0 (bleak); Steve Glidewell 2-5-0 (inc. a 1lb 8oz roach); Paul Chapman 2-3-0. League: Martin Cunniffe 5; (Joint 2nd) Paul Chapman 8; Paul Caton 8.

Olney & Clifton FA The Knight Shield-Grand Final, River Gt. Ouse, Crouches, Osbornes & Goosey Stretches, Olney, Bucks. Sat. Rob Hewison 6-4-0 (mainly roach); Nigel Porter 2-14-0; Paul Caton 2-13-0.

River Steeping Winter Series, Final Round, River Steeping, Wainfleet All Saints, Lincs. Sun. Mick Stamp 2-2-0; Don Green 1-14-8; Mark Cook 1-14-0; Pete Harker 1-13-0; Dave Dean 1-11-0; Derek Skinner 1-10-0. Final league: Mick Stamp 10; Dave Dean 11; Don Green 12; Nathan Watson 16; Kev Wilson 17; (Joint 6th) Mark Cook 19; Beany Sawyer 19; Steve Miles 19.

Rotherham UAF Winter League, Final Round, River Don, Sprotbrough, S. Yorks. Sun. J. Goulding (Daiwa Dons) 9-1-0; J. Bromilow (Tackle Traders) 7-2-0; T. Moroz (Mill Tackle) 6-11-0. Final league: 1st Mill Tackle; 2nd Daiwa Dons; 3rd Bait-Tech North.

Drains & Commercials

Angling Trust Teams of Ten 2021/2022 Winter League Final, Decoy Lakes, Whittlesey, Cambs. & The Fenland Drains, Cambs. Sat. (270 fished). Decoy Lakes: Steve Butler (Matrix LTB/Bait-Tech) 79K 200g; Steve Ford (DGL) 76K 625g; Graham Bontoft (Scunthorpe Tackle) 67K 350g; Harry Rushton (Drennan NW) 64K 675g; Steve Reid (Preston Innovations Black Horse) 57K 050g; Richard Farrow (Preston Innovations Black Horse) 54K 750g. Fenland Drains: Simon Willsmore (Daiwa Dorking) 8K 210g; Brett Cooper (Drennan Bordon) 7K 990g; Helen Dagnall (Browning Ossett) 7K 600g; Colin Mayor (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits NW) 6K 910g; Michael Wheeler (Chiltern Bait) 6K 570g; Steve Palmer (Preston Innovations DELCAC) 6K 380g. Teams: Drennan Barnsley Blacks 44; Preston Innovations Black Horse 46; Matrix LTB/Bait-Tech 50; Browning Hot Rods 61; Saints 62; Daiwa Dorking 64 (on section countback); Preston Innovations/Sonubaits 64; Drennan Oxford 65; Sensas MG 67 (on section countback); Drennan NW 67.


Buckley AA, The Trap Pool, Buckley, Flintshire, N.E. Wales. Fri. Ken Edwards 16-12-0; Mal Griffiths 9-15-0; Dan Davies 9-14-0; Pete Evans 7-6-0; John Porter 7-4-0.

Hodnet AC, Betton Pool, Market Drayton, Shrops. Thurs. (Joint 1st) Colin Roberts 6-1-8; Bob Parrish 6-1-8; Terry Blyde 3-0-0.

Towcester/Nene AC, Silver Lake, Wappenham, Northants. Sun 20th Feb. Les Goodridge 10-0-0 (three bream); Bob Eales 9-14-0 (three bream); John Balhatchett 6-8-0 (two bream).


Alders Farm Fishery, Gt. Brickhill, Bucks. Sun 20th Feb., Open, Ash Lake. Gary Thorpe 43-0-0; Trevor Price 42-0-0; Richard Brain 40-0-0.

Aston Park Fisheries, Sheffield, S. Yorks. Sat., Open, Butts Lake. Mick Todd 35-8-0; Steve Forster 21-10-0; Jay Broughton 20-10-0.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Open, Trio & Pines Lakes. Andy Musgrove (Edgeley Sports) 97-11-0 (F1s to 5lb); Dave Swain (Garbolino/Dynamite Baits) 65-9-0; Mark Tregear 45-9-0.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants. Wed 16th Feb., Open, Grendon Lake. Paul Robinson 31-8-0; Jamie Minster 26-12-0; Mick Hewlett 21-12-0. Sun 20th Feb., Open, Grendon Lake. Chris Camplin 27-8-0; Dale Gibson 15-15-0; Pete Lovell 11-12-0. Sun 20th Feb., Open, Scotland Pond. Ian Pretty 23-10-0; Steve Atter 23-3-0; Alan West 22-9-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC Teams of Three League, Barby Banks, Barby, Warks. Sun 20th Feb. Gil Corn (The George) 9-4-0; Tony Maddock (Nubold) 7-15-0; Kevin Barratt (Nubold) 5-4-0. League: The George 54; Dolphins 50; Regulars 48.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Open, Match Pool. Ian Shirley (Hawkesbury) 42-13-0 (carp to 7lb); Vincent Cziniscalko (Hawkesbury) 39-8-0 (carp to 10lb); Craig Kidd (Hawkesbury) 21-1-0 (four carp).

High Heyes Farm Fishery (The Catteries) Open, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat. Kieran Hodgeson 43-10-0; Sam Sharrock 39-12-0; Geoff Farnworth 36-8-0.

Izaak Walton Fishery Silvers Open, Chebsey, Staffs. Wed. Neil Turner (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 16-3-0; Mark Capewell (Carthy's Tackle) 12-4-0; Mark ‘Sticky' Wilton (Bibby's Stone & District AC) 12-2-0.

Lingmere Fishery Open, Birkenhead, The Wirral. Sat. P. Kay 39-10-0; D. Harrop 29-8-0; T. Collins 24-3-0.

Luton AC Inter-Club Fixture Silvers & Crucians Only Match VS. Wellingborough, Mill Cotton Fishery, Ringstead, Northants. Tues., Snake Lake. Dudley Frankland 9-1-0; Bart Bonito 6-10-0; Steve Lathwell 3-10-0; Tony Hickmott 1-10-0; Dennis Hunt 0-12-0; Malcolm Ogden 0-4-0. Overall: Wellingborough 32-4-0; Luton AC 21-15-0.

Meadowlands Fishery Feeder Only League, Round 3, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Sun 20th Feb. Pete Caton 110-4-0; Mike Hudson 90-10-0; Baz Byrd 87-8-0. League leader: Pete Caton 3.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Open, Hawk Pool. Paul Gregory (Swan Elite) 48-2-0; Mel Davis (Angler's Peg) 41-2-0; Jamie Rhoden (Monkhall) 33-0-0. Sat., Open, Buzzard Pool. James Woodfine (Tarporley Anglers) 64-8-0; Gary Steele (Chestnut Tree AC) 59-10-0; Paul Gregory (Swan Elite) 50-6-0. Sun., Open, Swallow Pool. Mark Harris (MH Floats/Monkhall) 65-10-0; Andy Kyte (Middle Severn Angling) 45-4-0; Glen Hawkins (Monkhall) 32-12-0.

NISA Feeders Open, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Wed., Lambsdown Pool. Mick Bull (Frenzee) 67-14-0 (five carp plus 28lb 11oz of skimmers); Adam Wakelin (Daiwa) 65-5-0; Jack Harness 49-7-0; Oliver Sleath 44-4-0; Maurice Williams (Bishop's Bowl) 39-13-0; Gary Cook (Mosella UK) 22-9-0; Nigel Harrhy (Barston Lakes) 21-14-0; John Adamson (Nisa Feeders) 17-13-0; Stuart Gould (Rugby) 17-3-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Rover (18 fished). Mark Sumners 81-2-0 (carp and skimmers); Pete Heaven 69-2-0; Andy Christie 55-12-0. Sat., Open, Rover. Dave Elliott 60-0-0; David Haynes 57-10-0; David Neal 30-10-0.

Partridge Lakes Fishery, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Covey Lake 1-4 & 5 (54 fished). Wayne Kearney 58-1-0; Pete Tickle 50-9-0; John Nugent 48-8-0.

Preston Innovations Teams of Five Winter League, Final Round (5), Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. Buzzard & Kingfisher Pool. Dan Bache (Bag'em) 120-12-0; Warren Jennings (Monkhall) 78-6-0; Matthew Naylor (OAC) 72-14-0. Teams: Winter Wonders 69; Drennan NW 70; Preston Innovations 73; Matrix Phil's Tackle 85; Neva Eva 112; OAC 116.

Shearsby Valley Lakes, Shearsby, Lutterworth, Leics. Sat., Open, Hurricane & Tornado Lakes. Steven Couves 48-8-0; Stu Tat 46-7-0; Matt Gaetto 37-14-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Sat., Costcutter Open, Sherwood Lake. Dan ‘End Peg' Harding 46-1-0 (ide and skimmers); Josh Paling 28-6-0; John Urruty 27-6-0.

Sonubaits Packington Somers Fisheries, Winter League, Round 12, Meriden, W. Mids. Sun., Molands Mere, Little Geary's, Siblings A & B & Big Geary's Pools (57 fished). Lee Richards 98-11-0 (carp and F1s); Peter Murray 73-0-0; Dave Elliott 48-7-0; Craig Williams 47-15-0; Richie Hull 47-0-0; John Khan 44-15-0. League: Phil Canning 26; Danny Tresigne 33; Dave Elliott 39; Jon Arthur 46; Martin Wood 52 (on weight); Ian Keywood 52.

Splinters AC, Shearsby Valley Lakes, Shearsby, Lutterworth, Leics. Sun 20th Feb. Dave Griffiths 50-13-0; Kenny Andrews 43-11-0; Pete Scott 31-14-0.

Stoppo's Fishery Silvers Open, Coton-in-the Elms, Derbys. Sat. Paul Middleton 7-0-0 (a 4lb bream plus two skimmers); Dave Giles 4-0-0; Colin Talbot 3-9-0 (Joint 4th) Ian Saiger 3-0-0; Ian Gallimore 3-0-0.

The Chris Hill Silvers Only League, Round 7, Barston Lakes, Solihull, W. Mids. Sun. Andrew Grimes 25-0-0; Brian Clarke (Vespe) 24-12-0; Dave Boyle (B'ham) 21-6-0; Kevin Tipton (Sensas) 20-10-0. Joint league leaders on points: Kevin Tipton (Sensas); Simon Farmer; Andrew Grimes. League leader on weight: Kevin Tipton (Sensas).

The Cunneries Fishery, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat., Open, S Canal. Paul Hart 36-6-0; Mick Robinson 27-0-0; Jason Maclean 26-10-0.

The Golden Rod Feeder Championship Qualifier No. 20, Barston Lakes, Solihull, W. Mids. Sat. Lee ‘Kibba' Jepson 91-8-0; Allan Norrish 66-10-0; Dowe Burley 61-4-0; Kevin Hall 50-0-0; Garry Boydell 47-0-0. Qualifiers: Joe Jagger 36-14-0; Lee ‘Kibba' Jepson 91-8-0; Andy Kinder 40-0-0.

The Oaks Lakes, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Open, Cedar Lake. Dean Smith 64-1-0; John McGarrell 62-13-0; Bob Sinclair 60-15-0.

The Oaks Lakes Silverfish Open, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat. Karl Heptonstall 36-15-0; Dan Bennett 35-10-0; Paul Kozyra 34-13-0; Adam Dowd 30-5-0; Frankie Laine 27-0-0; Mark Calvert 26-13-0.

Todber Manor, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat., Open, Hill View & Ash Lakes (29 fished). Rob McCan 177-2-0; James Cooper 143-6-0; Simon Stacey 138-2-0. Silvers: Lee Woodhouse 19-0-0; Matt Rowe 15-14-0; A. Rocky 11-0-0.

Tri-Cast Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Open, Big Max, Lower Benbo, Prospect & Lucky Dip Pools. A. Wafter (Crewe MG) 93-11-0; Dave Pimlott (Old Hough) 51-14-0; Pete Holmes (Old Hough) 36-7-0.

Viaduct Fishery Silvers Open, Somerton, Somerset. Sat., Campbell Lake. Nigel Easton 40-7-0; Adam Palmer 37-6-0; Stu White 36-10-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Sat., Open, Rover, Belvedere, Stretton & Jack's Pools. Matty Dawes (Matty Dawes Fishing) 64-0-0; Kristian Jones (Maver/Weston Pools/Blake's Baits) 58-13-0; Rich Palmer (Dougie Speed) 50-8-0.

Last Edited: 28 February 2022

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