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Angling match results for the week ending 27 March 2022

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

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Barford AA Opens, Grand Union Canal, Knowle, Solihull, W. Mids. Wed. Mal Galliers (Barford AA) 5-12-4 (punch-roach); Pete Millard (Bailey's of Portobello) 3-9-4; Henry Clark (Kidlington) 3-0-0. Sat. Pete Millard (Bailey's of Portobello) 5-0-0 (punch-roach); Andy Curless (Browning Central) 3-7-6 (90+ small roach and gudgeon); Paul Turner (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 3-5-8; Steve Dudley (Sensas Black Country) 2-15-0.

Canal Masters 2022 Qualifier No. 1, Shropshire Union Canal, Hodnet AC Waters, Soudley, Shrops. Sun (57 fished). Ben Clarke 26-10-8; Daz Shaw 14-1-0; Wilson Sully 12-1-0; Stef Johansen 12-0-0; Phil ‘Jonty' Johnson 10-3-8; Danny Martin 8-14-0. Qualifiers: Simon Mottram; Danny Martin; Ben Clarke; Brian Clarke; Dave Edgerley; Richard Yates.

Erewash Valley Winter League Practice Match, Erewash Canal, Langley Mill, Notts./Derbys. Border. Sat. P. Hunt 16-14-0; J. Johnson 8-9-0; S. Posiak 6-3-0; A. Astle 4-4-0; M. Harrison 3-2-0; I. Sharratt 3-0-0.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Slade Heath, Coven, Staffs. Sun. Mark Foster (Goodyear AC) 10-6-12 (two chub plus perch); Michael Thomson (Goodyear AC) 4-5-4; Fred ‘the Bread' Cheetham (Goodyear AC) 3-14-8; Glenn Law (Goodyear AC) 3-11-8; Steve Thomson (Goodyear AC) 3-6-2; Kevin Perry (Goodyear AC) 3-0-8.

Liverpool DAA Individual League, Round 6, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Garages & Both Sides of Eager Lane, Lydiate, Maghull, Merseyside. Sun. Ken Smith 9-2-2; Colin Cliffe 8-15-0; Gal Charnock 8-1-2. (no league placings supplied).

Luton AC, Grand Union Canal, Bragenham Side, Stoke Hammond, Bucks. Wed. Richard ‘Camera Shy' Darbon 4-10-0 (seven skimmers); Dudley Frankland 3-15-0 (three good perch plus two small roach); Richard Gibbs 1-15-0 (two perch and one skimmer); Ray Burton 1-5-0; Steve Lathwell 0-13-0.

Northampton Nene AC Open, Grand Union Canal, Willows Marina & Heyford Stick-ups, Northants. Sun (32 fished). Rob Pottinger 23-10-0 (bream to 2lb); Tosh Saunders 12-12-0 (bream); Brian Beard 12-6-0; Jason Cooke 10-9-0. Section winners: Craig Collins 9-3-0; John Balhatchett 7-7-0; Kevin Nightingale 9-1-0; Graham Prince 6-14-0; Sam Bickley 7-12-0 (inc. a 4lb 3oz hybrid and a 1lb 10oz roach). (17 weights over 5lb).

Port Sunlight AC Winter League, Final Round (6), Shropshire Union Canal, Stoak, nr. Chester, Ches. Sun. Mark Parry 3-15-12; Liam Murphy 3-9-8; Ralph Bennett 2-11-0. Final league: Pete Bernard 43 out of 50 (3 match wins); Gary Wells 37; Ralph Bennett 35.

Sensas Challenge 2022, Gloucester Canal, around Gloucester, Glos. Sat/Sun. James Dent (Barnsley) 2 (on weight); J. Woodrow (Scotland) 2; T. Noton (Barnsley) 2; D. McAulley (Scotland) 3 (on weight); M. Powell (Wales) 3; I. Didcote (Smithy's) 3; C. Hughes (Starlets) 3. Teams: Drennan Barnsley B 22; Drennan Barnsley A 24; Scotland Blue 29; Matrix Leigh 40; Dorking Blue 41; Sensas Starlets A 42 (three section wins); Wales 42 (two section wins); Sensas Black Country 50.

Sensas HanKat Superteam AS Open, Dudley No. 1 Canal, Woodside Low Numbers, Brierley Hill, W. Mids. Sat. Simon Mottram (Crewe MG) 3-0-0; Lee Woodhouse (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 2-1-0; Steve 'Minty' Jones (Lower Gornal) 1-6-0; Micky Howell (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 0-15-0.

Sportsman AA Open, Walsall Canal, Moors Mill Lane Section, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. Tony Lowe (Sportsman AA) 2-3-8; Dave Berrow (Carthy's Tackle) 1-12-12; Gary Atkins (Sportsman AC) 1-9-9; Karl Haywood (Sportsman AA) 1-8-11; Mal Galliers (Sportsman AA) 1-7-4.

Sportsman AC Opens, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Tunnel End Section, Dudley Port, Tipton, W. Mids. Wed. Gary Atkins (Sportsman AC) 8-15-0; Owen Westwood (Sportsman AC) 6-6-0; John Babbington (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 6-5-0. Sun., Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Watery Lane Section, Tipton, W. Mids. Doug Whitehouse (Sportsman AC) 13-12-0; Dave Arnold (Sportsman AA) 7-2-0. Section winners: Trevor Dangerfield 4-11-0; Derek Owen 3-0-0; Martin Owen 3-2-0; Dave Richards 0-10-0; John Horton 1-13-0; D. Hamilton 3-5-0.

Staffordshire Individual Winter League, Final Round (6), Shropshire Union Canal, Norbury Junction, Staffs. Sat. Dave Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 17-7-0 (skimmers, perch and roach); Fred ‘the Bread' Cheetham (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 14-0-0 (hybrids and roach); Dean Williams (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 12-12-12; Keith Holbrook (Rough Hay AC) 12-8-8; Bruce Birch (Four Ashes AC) 9-6-8 (perch and skimmers); Simon Preece (Cresta Gamakatsu) 9-6-3. Final league: Simon Preece (Cresta Gamakatsu) 15 (on section countback); Glenn Law (Sparks MG) 15 (on weight); Kevin Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 15; Mal Boden (Goodyear AC) 15 (one section win); Dave McCall (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 15; Bruch Birch (Four Ashes AC) 16 (on section countback); Dave Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 16.

Taunton AA, Bridgwater & Taunton Canal, Greenway, Somerset. Sun (21 fished). Dan Baldwin 11-7-0 (two good perch plus lots of rudd); Kev Williams 9-9-0 (two good tench); Mike Pickford 8-9-0 (two tench).

Thornhill AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, Kirklees, W. Yorks. Sat. Richard Jackson (Tri-Cast Calder) 6-10-0 (roach to 8oz); Arran Wheelhouse (Tri-Cast Calder) 3-9-0 (roach and skimmers to 8oz); Keith Marshall (Tri-Cast Calder) 2-13-0; Sam Kelly (Thornhill AC) 2-8-0; Pete Allott (Pole King/Tri-Cast Calder) 1-15-0; Simon Walton (Rochdale Angling) 1-13-8.

Tring Old Codgers, Grand Union Canal, Bullbeggars Lane Section, Berkhamsted, Herts. Tues. Mick Gillings 6-2-0; Pete Leech 0-3-8; Dave Moore 0-2-8; Paul Hedges 0-1-0.

Wolverhampton AA Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Calf Heath, S. Staffs. Wed. Neil Dale (Stafford) 3-8-4 (chub); Micky Howell (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 2-6-4; Dick Tranter (WMP Maver/Spotted Fin) 1-9-9; Lee Richards (Wolverhampton AA) 1-4-0; Wilf Kneller (Fatty's Bait & Tackle) 0-12-0; Ivan Davies (Black Country Baggers) 0-4-8.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Carr Mill Dam Monday Match, Carr Mill Dam, St. Helens, Merseyside. Mon (20 fished). Anthony Heffernan 10-4-0; Kevin Hall 9-4-0; Les Hayes 8-0-0.

Earlswood Lakes, Solihull, W. Mids. Thurs., Open, Windmill ‘Yachter' Lake. Kevin Tipton (Sensas) 11-12-0; Phil Milnthorpe (Earlswood) 9-8-0; Richard Brewer (Earlswood)) 8-4-0.

Earlswood Winter League, Final Round (6), Solihull, W. Mids. Sat., Windmill ‘Yachter' Lake. John Snelson (Earlswood) 38-0-0; Pete Cox (Trentmen) 27-4-0; Michael Reeves (Earlswood) 17-5-0; Rob Fryer (Dynamite Baits) 15-12-0. Final league: Maurice Williams (Bishop's Bowl) 7; Rob Fryer (Dynamite Baits) 10; John Snelson (Earlswood) 12; Michael Reeves (Earlswood) 14; Mike Blackmore (Glos.) 15; (Joint 6th) Mark Carney (Earlswood) 16; Dave Amos (Glos.) 16.


Long Eaton Fed., Brewery Ponds, Shardlow, Derbys. Wed. Steve Till (Long Eaton Fed.) 22-2-8; John Brockway (Long Eaton Fed.) 10-15-0; Pete Allwood (Long Eaton Fed.) 10-11-0; Ron Scales (Bennett's MG) 9-14-0; Rob Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 5-6-0; Alec Whitmore (Nathan's of Derby) 3-13-8.


A.J. Jewson Tuesday Match, Bradshaw Hall Fisheries, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Tues., Lake 4 (34 fished). Tom Barlow (Dynamite Baits/Drennan Barnsley) 130-6-0 (F1s to 3lb and ide); Paul Jones (Todmorden) 46-5-0 (F1s and ide); Warren Mcleavy (Tri-Cast Calder) 43-15-0; S. Warriner (Ryburn AC) 43-1-0; Michael Dobson (Tri-Cast Calder) 41-13-0; Dave Pilgrim (Ryburn AC) 41-12-0.

Angling Trust Fish ‘O' Mania Qualifier 2022, Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Sat. Warren Jennings 159-9-0; Jack O'Sullivan 122-13-0; Colin Doran 100-13-0; Daniel Ludgate 97-1-0; Kieran Marsden 91-10-0. Qualifier: Warren Jennings.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Open, Trio & Pine Lakes (37 fished). Gary Mercer (Gtr. Manchester Fire Service) 111-14-0 (carp to 6lb); Allan Howarth (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 94-10-0; Dave Swain (Garbolino/Dynamite Baits) 92-13-0.

Bradshaw Hall Fisheries, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Sat., Open, Lakes 8 & 9. Harry Campbell 80-13-0; Paul A. Jones 80-9-0; Joe McCall 74-7-0.

Carney Pools Open, Wolseley Bridge, Stafford, Staffs. Sat. Mark Davis 113-3-0; Gaz Roberts 89-12-0; Phillip Nelson 73-8-0. Silvers winner: Kelvin King 22-4-0.

Dennetts Heyford Fishery Friendly Match, Northampton, Northants. Sun., Farm Lake. Gordon Smith 29-8-0; Geoff Green 25-8-0; Ian Wills 18-1-0.

Drop Outs AC, Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Tues., Chestnut Pool. B. Fletcher 74-0-0; J. Stone 71-13-0; T. Gee 64-13-0; R. Warton 54-10-0; R. Biddle 52-4-0; A. Morton 44-1-0.

Gold Valley Lakes Open, Aldershot, Hants. Sat. N. Howell 127-0-0; A. Dumford 99-8-0; M. Seymour 89-0-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Open, Match Pool. Ian Shirley (Hawkesbury) 52-4-0 (carp to 4lb plus F1s); Dave Armson (Hawkesbury) 39-6-0 (carp to 5lb and bream to 3lb); Vincent Cziniscalko (Hawkesbury) 32-0-0 (carp to 5lb).

High Heyes Farm Fishery (The Catteries) Open, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat. Shaun Woodward 128-12-0; Lee Clancy 104-4-0; Danny McGuire 100-4-0.

Lingmere Fishery Open, Birkenhead, The Wirral. Sat. B. Carlson 94-10-0; G. White 92-5-0; John Edwards 81-4-0.

Makins Fishery, Nuneaton, N. Warks. Thurs., Open, Lake 5. Sam Collett 191-0-0; Andy Searle 136-0-0; Shaun Greenfield 69-0-0; Baz Smithson 61-0-0; Gaz Wood 60-0-0; Pat Wood 39-0-0.

Maver Mega Match This 2022 Qualifier, Partridge Lakes Fishery, Warrington, Ches. Sat. Lee Thornton 158-14-0; Jake Nightingale 142-2-0; John Jones 109-0-0; Adrian Twist 107-13-0; Mark Lucas 107-2-0. Qualifier: Lee Thornton.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Open, Lark & Owl Pools. Clive Wynn (Monkhall) 94-12-0; Daniel Dougherty (Reel Elite) 80-14-0; Kev Hayes (Monkhall) 80-8-0. Sat., Open, Owl Pool. Jordan Hall (Middy/Adrenaline) 147-10-0; (Joint 2nd) Brian Clarke (Vespe) 71-6-0; Jason Attwell (Monkhall) 71-6-0. Sun., Open, Owl & Swallow Pools. Dylan Taylor (Drennan NW) 102-6-0; Steve Penwright (Goodyear AC) 90-4-0; Kev Hayes (Monkhall) 75-10-0.

NISA Feeders Open, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Wed., Lambsdown Pool. Chris ‘Oggy' Horsley (Meadowlands) 96-2-0 (carp and silvers); Mick Bull (Frenzee) 65-8-0; Liam Lynott (Potters Green AC) 45-6-0; Steve Harwood 44-14-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool (15 fished). Keith Wooding 84-15-0 (carp, F1s and skimmers); Pete Heaven 66-0-0; Steven Pearce 62-10-0. Sat., Open, Big Geary's Pool (27 fished). Stephen Bellion 85-7-0 (carp); Richard Huckvale 84-5-0; Dave Elliott 83-7-0. Sun., Open, Little Geary's Pool (17 fished). Jack Shirley 79-7-0 (carp and F1s); Steven Pearce 63-11-0; Gary Lakin 63-3-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Gaz Willey Open, Chestnut Pool. Steve Lovell (Fatty's Bait & Tackle) 131-10-0; Dave Brown (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 100-3-0; Gaz Willey (Walsall) 95-2-0. Thurs., Ron Clarke Over 50's Open, Chestnut & Larch Pools. Ron Clarke (Preston Innovations Boldings) 94-2-0; A. Uko 85-11-0; Clive Wynn (Tri-Cast Weston) 77-6-0. Sat., Open. Steve Hall (Oswestry) 134-4-0; Gary Gollins (Swan Elite) 100-9-0; Kenny Humphreys (Oswestry) 99-0-0. Sun., Gaz Willey Open, Sycamore & Larch Pools. Gaz Willey (Walsall) 97-4-0; Chris Lane (Preston Innovations Boldings) 94-5-0; Tony Woolaston (Fatty's Bait & Tackle) 92-7-0.

Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Sat., Little Dawley AC Open. Simon Harris (Little Dawley AC) 162-11-0; Paul Lawrence (Bells Mill) 144-13-0; Wilf Williams (White Horse) 94-5-0.

Sensas Evesham Youth AC, Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Sat 19th Mar., Middle Pool. Juniors: Ajay Ross 46-12-0; Oliver Robinson 45-0-0; Ollie Harvey 30-4-0. Intermediates: Dan Chalk 57-8-0; Callum Jennings 56-0-0.

Spring Vale Fishing Lakes, Bevercotes, Newark, Notts. Sat., John Firth's Match, First Spring Lake. Mark Fenton 112-12-0 (carp); Kev Edwards 77-8-0; Ken White 72-3-0. Sat., The Wednesday Club, The Duchess Lake. Russ Brown 101-4-0 (carp); Ian Melish 82-8-0; Jimmy Naylor 54-6-0. Sat., Match Group 2000, The Duke Lake. John Mills 109-5-0 (carp); Chris Bell 107-14-0; Roy Palmer 91-10-0. Sat., Lincoln Veterans, The Newcastle Lake. Chris Mawer 51-10-0 (50/50 carp and silvers): Campbell McMaster 48-7-0; Graham Farnsworth 44-0-0.

Stoppo's Fishery Silvers Open, Coton-in-the-Elms, Derbys. Sat. Eric Passey 26-0-0 (bream and skimmers); Ian Saiger 8-12-0 (small roach); Darren Massey (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 4-0-0 (small roach).

Sykehouse Fisheries, Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire, Sat., Open, Match Lake, Stock Lake, Twin Isles, & New Lake. Richard Jossy Willey (TN Floats) 430-7-0; Paul Wright 359-7-0; Dale Shepherd Bert 263-2-0; Oliver Gregory 223-2-0; Steve Wroe 167-9-0; Mick Cornell 146-15-0.

The Cunneries Fishery, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat., Open, S Canal. Robert Trees 143-7-0; Lee Marsh 58-11-0; Alan Lord 51-4-0.

The Old Codgers, Lower Park Fisheries, Redditch, Worcs. Sat., Abbey Pool. Dave Rowberry 54-4-0; Alan Corbett 48-1-0; Paul Rowberry 43-4-0.

Todber Manor, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat., Open, Hill View, Homeground & Ash Lakes (46 fished). Zac Brown 303-6-0; Perry Stone 294-6-0; Jack Stamp 275-8-0; Ash Tompkins 260-8-0; Alex Murray 236-8-0. Silvers: Lee Woodhouse 27-0-0; Nigel Bartlett 26-6-0; Pete Ziminiak 16-8-0.

Tri-Cast Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Open, Upper & Lower Benbo, Goose & Boulders Pools. Connor Edwards (Old Hough) 73-3-0; Martin Austin (Nathan's) 71-0-0; Gareth Gibbons (Old Hough) 63-7-0.

Last Edited: 28 March 2022

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