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Angling match results for the week ending 27 November 2022

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

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Angling Trust Oxford Teams of Eight Winter League, Final Round (6), Oxford Canal, Oxford, Oxon. Sun (48 fished). Darren Rogers (Colmic A4) 13-4-0 (perch and skimmers); Frank Humphries (Clanfield) 11-7-0 (perch); Jez Wraight (Clanfield) 11-3-0 (mixed bag); (Joint 4th) Ian Young (Drennan Oxford) 10-7-0; James Dickie (Maidenhead) 10-7-0. Teams: Drennan Oxford 41; Maidenhead 29; Clanfield 28. Final league: Drennan Oxford 7; Colmic A4 17; Maidenhead 19.

Angling Trust Upper Thames Winter League, Final Round (6), Kennet & Avon Canal, Honeystreet to Horton, Wilts. Sun (48 fished). Mark Brush (DGL) 14-12-0 (roach and hybrids to 2lb); Lee Trivett (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 13-8-0 (skimmers, roach, hybrids and perch); Charlie Vallender (DGL) 13-2-0; Liam Bradell (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 12-4-0; Paul Giddings (Matrix Talismen) 12-0-0; Mark Marsden (Sensas Devizes) 11-11-0. Teams: Preston Innovations Thatchers 32; Sensas Devizes 31; Garbolino Blackmore Vale 30; DGL 28; Sensas Lobby's 26; Matrix Talismen 22. Final league: DGL 12; Garbolino Blackmore Vale 14; Preston Innovations Thatchers 18; Sensas Devizes 20; Matrix Talismen 27; Sensas Lobby's 34. Top individuals in the league: Rich Whitmarsh 32 (61-3-0); Liam Bradell 32 (49-15-0); Ricky Searle 31.

Angling Trust Warwickshire Teams of Eight Winter League, Round 5, Beeston Canal, London Road Section, Beeston, Notts. Sun (40 fished). Darren Crosby (3 Counties) 11-11-12; Matt Hodgetts (Drennan Leics. MVDE) 9-13-4; ‘Big' Colin Talbot (Sparks MG) 9-2-8; Andy Swift (Browning Central) 8-6-4; Kev Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 7-11-14; Mark Derry (Drennan Leics. MVDE) 7-10-8. Teams: Drennan Leics. MVDE 17; Sparks MG 21; Browning Central 24; Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 27; 3 Counties 31. League: Drennan Leics. MVDE 8; Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 11; Sparks MG 16; Browning Central 19; 3 Counties 21.

Gilwern Winter League, Round 1, Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal, Gilwern, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, S. Wales. Sun. Iain Swanson 9-2-0 (bream, skimmers and roach); Keith Robinson 8-9-0; Dean Nott 8-5-0; Andy Rawlings 6-0-0.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Shawhall Lane to Ball Lane Section, Coven, Staffs. Sun (25 fished). Martin Spruce (Goodyear AC) 5-2-0 (one 3lb+ bream plus bits); Fred ‘the Bread' Cheetham (Goodyear AC) 4-3-12 (roach and small skimmers); Alan Round (Goodyear AC) 3-0-0; Steve Thomson (Goodyear AC) 2-9-12; Martin Owen (Goodyear AC) 2-8-12; Ash Cooper (Goodyear AC) 2-1-11.

HanKat Superteam AS Opens, Stourbridge Canal, Tank Section, Brierley Hill, W. Mids. Sat (9 fished). Andy Swift (Browning Central) 3-0-13; Andy Curless (Browning Central) 3-0-4; Karl Haywood (Sportsman AA) 2-7-12; Dick Tranter (WMP Maver/Spotted Fin) 2-5-9; Lee Woodhouse (HanKat Superteam AS) 2-1-13; Steve Worton (HanKat Superteam AS) 1-4-15. Sun., Dudley No. 2 Canal, Woodside pegs 166-183, Netherton, W. Mids. Dave Sheaf (Canal Kings) 5-12-4; Tony Bowen (Canal Kings) 4-7-8; Lee Woodhouse (HanKat Superteam AS) 4-7-1; Tony Lowe (Sportsman AA) 4-1-4; Tim Poole (HanKat Superteam AS) 3-11-7; Chris Rice (Sensas Black Country) 3-2-3.

Liverpool DAA Open, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Drums Length, Maghull, Merseyside. Wed. Paul Holding 6-7-0; Michael ‘Dicko' Dickson 5-9-0; Lewis Whiteman 5-0-0; Ste Ball 4-2-0.

Long Eaton Fed., Erewash Canal, Dockholme, Derbys. Wed. Pete Allwood (Long Eaton Fed.) 4-2-0 (bream); Ivan Carrier (Long Eaton Fed.) 3-14-0; Terry Mallard (Soldiers & Sailors) 2-11-8; Dave Hillyard (Nottm. Deaf) 2-4-8; Rob Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 2-4-8; Steve Till (Long Eaton Fed.) 1-12-0.

Luton AC, Grand Union Canal, Cooks Wharf, Cheddington, Bucks. Wed 16th Nov (18 fished). Ian Wing 11-10-0; Richard Darbon 6-15-0; Dave Smith 5-2-0; (Joint 4th) Simon Faulkes 3-9-0; Terry Vickers 3-9-0; Colin McBeth 3-8-0.

New Bell AC, Cannock Extension Canal, Yates' Boatyard Section, Pelsall, Walsall, W. Mids. Sun. A. Ball 9-9-0 (stamp-roach); P. Herbert 5-7-0; C. Wall 2-7-0.

Port Sunlight AC Winter League, Round 5, Shropshire Union Canal, Christleton, Chester, Ches. Sun. Peter Henery 0-12-4; Phil McKeown 0-8-4; Frank Duckers 0-7-12. (No league placings supplied).

Sportsman AA Open, Walsall Canal (BCN), Moors Mill Lane Section, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat (15 fished). Dave Sheaf (Canal Kings) 17-8-0; Chris Rice (Sensas Black Country) 15-5-6; Chris Taylor (Sportsman AA) 10-12-5; Owen Westwood (Sportsman AC) 10-0-7; Dean Webb (Sensas Black Country) 5-4-0.

Sportsman AC Opens, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Tunnel End Section, Tipton, W. Mids. Wed. Lee Woodhouse (HanKat Superteam AS) 17-1-0 (roach and skimmers); Ben Garbett (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 12-4-0; Mick Hawkins (Sportsman AC) 10-6-0. Sun. Dean Webb (Sensas Black Country 16-8-0 (skimmers and roach); Chris Furnival (Sportsman AC) 16-4-0 (roach); Alan Price (Sportsman AC) 10-12-0; Trevor Dangerfield (Sportsman AC) 10-2-0; Pete Fellows (Sportsman AA) 8-13-0; Baz Buckley (Sportsman AC) 8-4-0.

Stoke City DAA Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Left hand side of the Junction Inn Section, Norbury, Staffs. Sat (21 fished). Dave Dale (Sparks MG) 10-11-0; Matt Maddocks (Browning West Midlands) 7-11-12 (skimmers and roach); Dave Richards (Four Ashes AC) 6-5-12 (skimmers and roach); John Hanna (Browning West Midlands) 6-4-0; Bernie Leatherbarrow (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 6-1-4 (skimmers and roach); Stef Johansen (Team Eclipse) 5-9-4.

The Shropshire Union Canal Winter Two Day Classic 2022, Shropshire Union Canal, Barbridge, Nantwich, Ches. Sat. & Shropshire Union Canal, Waverton, nr. Chester, Ches. Sun (40 fished). Overall result: Les Olszewski (Team Les ‘O') 2 (15-6-13) (four bream plus roach and bits); Simon Preece (Drennan NW) 2 (12-0-0); Jimmy Burns 3 (6-10-14); C. King 3 (4-1-0); Mark Grimshaw (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 4 (15-14-0).

Thornhill AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, Kirklees, W. Yorks. Sat (12 fished). Andy Andrew ‘Sweeney' Turner (Tri-Cast Calder) 3-5-0 (roach and perch to 8oz); Asa Cooper (Sparks MG) 3-2-0 (roach and perch); Steve Ashworth (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits NW) 3-1-0; James Wheelhouse (Tri-Cast Calder) 2-5-0; Keith Marshall (Tri-Cast Calder) 1-10-8; Nigel Scorr (Matrix Halifax) 1-9-8.

Tring Old Codgers, Grand Union Canal, Bank Mill Section, Dacorum, Herts. Thurs (9 fished). Paul Hedges 2-10-0 (one good perch plus bits): Andy Allday 2-0-0; Phil Liggett 1-11-0.


Bridgnorth AS Annual Fur & Feather Match, River Severn, Linley Bank Stretch, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun (68 fished). Mark Beard 15-6-0 (three barbel); Phil Coles 13-1-0 (two barbel and two chub); Joe Holloway 12-12-0 (two early barbel plus a chub); Paul Skidmore 10-4-0 (two bream plus small fish); Dave Lloyd 9-15-0.

Luton AC, River Gt. Ouse, Eaton Ford, St. Neots, Cambs. Wed (4 fished). Terry Vickers 1-10-0; Les Burton 1-7-0; Malcolm Ogden 1-3-0; Ray Burton 0-8-0.

Newport AC, River Ouzel, Riverside Stretch, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun 20th Nov. Eamon Bourke 6-15-0; Mark Haynes 6-10-0; Don King 5-10-0.

Northwich AA Open, River Weaver, Dredger Stretch, Northwich, Ches. Sat. Reg Evans 12-14-8 (bream); Martin Lenihan 10-11-12; (Joint 3rd) Dave Clarke 7-12-4; A. Insley 7-12-4.

River Ancholme Open, River Ancholme, Brigg, N. Lincs. Sun (21 fished). Graham Bontoft 19-0-8 (silvers); Steve Bontoft 14-14-12; Dave Bell 13-14-0; Nathan Watson 12-8-8. Sections: Section A – Colin Batchelor 9-6-12; Section B – Rob Thompson 8-8-12; Section C – Lee Grimbleby (double default) 11-14-12; Section D – Alan Gregory (double default) 5-10-0. (Almost 160lb of silvers caught).

River Steeping Open, River Steeping, Wainfleet, Lincs. Wed. Dave Dean 14-14-0; Dave Ashmore 10-6-0; Derek Skinner 6-10-0; Denis Houghton 5-7-0; Alan Slater 4-15-0; (Joint 6th) Don Green 4-9-0; Alec Rawlings 4-9-0.

Rotherham UAF Open, River Don, Sprotbrough, S. Yorks. Sun. Keith Palmer (Ferryboat Laneham) 32-15-0; Rob Hall (Browning Ossett) 25-2-0; Ian Turner (Spotted Fin/Team Normanton) 24-4-0; Charlie Holden (Ferryboat Laneham) 20-4-0.

Winsford DAA Wednesday Open, River Weaver, Rilshaw Lane Length, Winsford, Ches. Wed. M. Lenerhan 39-3-0; S. Walton 20-13-0; K. Bell 17-3-0.


Bibby's/Stone & District AC, Willow Pools (Club Water), Rough Close, Stafford, Staffs. Wed. Kim Jones 25-7-0 (small carp, roach and F1s); Dave Chetwyn 20-10-0 (three carp); Ian Goodman 10-9-0 (perch to 2lb); Dave Mason 5-12-0; Terry Proctor 4-11-0.

County Vets, Canons, Northants. Wed 16th Nov. Roger Atkinson 14-14-0; John Lewis 14-2-0; Roger Green 9-10-0.

Northants. Nene AC, Canons Ashby Lakes, Daventry, Northants. Sun 20th Nov., Top Lake (16 fished). Simon Cordingley 11-4-0 (roach and skimmers); Les Ramsden 11-1-0 (skimmers); Les Goodridge 9-7-0.


Anglers Choice Winter League, Round 2, The Oaks Lakes, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Ash Lake. Ian Farrel 131-0-0; Harry Wintersgill 69-2-0; Ste Wilson 56-15-0.

Aston Park Fisheries, Sheffield, S. Yorks. Sat., Open, Bill's & Lanta Lakes. Howard Johnson 52-14-0; Steven Forster 46-12-0; Dave Hooper 38-12-0.

Bibby's/Stone & District AC Sweepstake Match, Carney Pools Fishery, Wolseley Bridge, Stafford, Staffs. Sun. Mark ‘Sticky' Wilton 20-9-0; Rich Pedlar 18-14-0; John Tonkinson 13-8-0; Steve Askey 13-0-0; Ian Stangroom 12-12-0; Mark Capewell 10-6-0.

Blake Hall Fisheries Silvers Open, Cheadle, Staffs. Sat., Blake & Hall Lakes. Phil Davey 32-10-0; Mark Kearns 27-1-0; Neil Dimmick 24-10-0.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Open, Pine, East, Trio & Ash Lakes (17 fished). Gary Morgan (JPB Utilities) 40-3-0 (carp to 8lb); Clive Garlick (MW Roofing) 38-13-0; Ashley Varley 30-2-0.

Brookside Fisheries, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Snake Lakes 1 & 2. Stuart Conroy 60-1-0; Chris Ruscoe 29-0-0; Stewart Birchall 28-10-0.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants. Sun 20th Nov., Open, Brickyard Pool. John Kent 47-3-0; Richard Dunkley 39-9-0; Chris Camplin 36-10-0. Sun 20th Nov., Scotland Pond. Steve Bull 29-12-0; Lloyd Haynes 29-2-0; Carlos Lindley 19-10-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC, Barby Banks, Barby, Warks. Sun 20th Nov. Terry Smith 6-15-0; Gil Corn 6-13-0; Ray Ayres 4-10-0.

Glebe AC, Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, Lutterworth, Leics. Sun 20th Nov. Vince Battams 28-10-0; Paul Scrivener 27-2-0; Dave Jones 26-8-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Open, Match Pool (12 fished). John Kidd (Hawkesbury) 59-6-0 (carp to 10lb); Ian Shirley (Hawkesbury) 49-2-0 (carp to 4lb, bream to 3lb, crucians and a tench); Craig Kidd (Hawkesbury) 39-0-0 (carp to 5lb).

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., Open, Meadow & Match Pools. Craig Marson 118-5-0; Antony King 109-7-0; Alex Hulme 106-2-0.

High Heyes Farm Fishery (The Catteries), Chorley, Lancs. Sat., Open, Rover. Adie Twist 64-8-0; Emily Mather 24-8-0; Dave Rose 21-0-0.

Lingmere Fishery Open, Moreton, The Wirral. Sat. A. Dewhurst 68-11-0; S. Bampton 45-6-0; T. Collins 45-5-0.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sat 19th Nov., Open, Buzzard & Lark Pools. Simon Harris (Little Dawley AC) 135-4-0; Scott Doodson (Drennan NW) 119-4-0; Cody Ruston (Sandbank AC) 97-8-0. Sun 20th Nov., Open, Buzzard Pool. Mike Careless (Monkhall) 130-14-0; Andy Bishop (Monkhall) 110-6-0; David White (Drennan NW) 105-2-0. Wed., Open, Hawk Pool. Tobias Muller (Preston Innovations) 80-6-0; Mel Davies (Angler's Peg) 73-4-0; John Price (Maddocks) 71-5-0.

Nisa Feeders Open, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Thurs., Lambsdown Lake. Steve Richards 37-14-0 (three decent carp, a stocky plus several skimmers); John Adamson (Nisa Feeders) 7-14-0 (a 4lb bream plus several skimmers). (Only two weighed in).

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Open, Rover, Big Geary's, Little Geary's & Anniversaries Pools. Mark Stibbs 94-5-0 (F1s); Lee Davis 51-3-0 (carp); Nick Jukes 40-5-0 (F1s). Sun., Open, Little Geary's Pool. Dave Child 93-2-0 (carp and F1s); Philip Canning 75-7-0; Cliff Skyme 43-10-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries Two Day Silvers Only Match, Meriden, W. Mids. Thurs., Day One, Big Geary's Pool. Keith Wooding 20-14-0; Ian Keywood 19-4-0; Ian Lines 17-7-0. Fri., Day Two, Big Geary's Pool. Ian Lines 12-12-0; Ron Savage 8-7-0; Ian Keywood 7-9-0. Overall: Ian Lines 2; Keith Wooding 3 (on weight); Ian Keywood 3.

Partridge Lakes Fishery, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Covey Lakes 1-4 (37 fished). Mike Senior 45-7-0; Roger Priestley 42-7-0; Brian Shepherd 42-0-0.

Paticroft Winter League, Round 1, Firswood Fisheries, Skelmersdale, Lancs. Sat. Lee Ganderton 71-2-0; Dave Brown 64-11-0; Pete Leigh 47-0-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Terry Edwards Over 60's Open, Chestnut Pool. Steve Owen (Monkhall) 90-4-0; Bob Clarke (Poets AC) 61-1-0; Bill Hill (Preston Innovations Boldings) 60-6-0. Wed., Steve Owen Over 60's Open, Chestnut Pool. Ralph Johnson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 88-6-0; Steve Owen (Monkhall) 84-0-0; Terry Edwards (Pool Hayes) 81-4-0; Bob Clarke (Poets) 73-6-0. Thurs., Ron Clarke Over 50's Open, Sycamore Pool. Mick Jamieson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 67-1-0; Gary Gollins (Swan Elite) 48-3-0; Ralph Johnson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 39-5-0; Tony Price 36-0-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools Country Kitchen League, Penultimate Round, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Sycamore Pool. Colin Wozek 103-12-0; Chris Lane (Preston Innovations Boldings) 79-0-0; Jon Rouse (OAC) 59-10-0; Rich Emlyn (OAC) 53-9-0. League: Chris Lane 4; (Joint 2nd) Colin Wozek 14; Dave Parry 14; Jon Rouse 19.

Splinters AC, Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, Lutterworth, Leics. Wed 16th Nov., Crano Lake. Dave Griffiths 65-6-0; Kenny Andrews 47-6-0; Tom Griffiths 25-0-0. Wed 16th Nov., Crano Lake. Pete Scott 84-1-0; Tom Newbury 65-11-0; Phil Steele 60-3-0. Sun 20th Nov., Plough Pool. Tom Griffiths 109-1-0; Dave Chapman 83-0-0; Trev Griffiths 77-14-0.

The Chris Hill Silvers Only Winter League, Round 3, Barston Lakes, Solihull, W. Mids. Sun. Jim Parrish 55-0-0; Richard Hoskins 49-8-0; Malcolm Hicks 47-8-0; Simon Willsmore 44-10-0; Scott Poynton 44-8-0; Chris Hill 43-0-0.

The Oaks Lakes, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Silver Fish Open, Alders Lake. Adam Dowd 55-10-0; Chris Hall 54-2-0; Adam Richards 51-12-0. Sat., Open, Cedar Lake. Dean Smith 42-3-0; Ian Wilton 36-12-0; Andrew Shuttleworth 31-0-0.

The Old Codgers, Arden Lakes Fishery, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warks. Sat., Alistair's Bridge Pool. Jim Hill 165-12-0; Paul Ellis 114-2-0; John Eales 106-15-0. Winning pair: Jim Hill & Tom Farrell 270-2-0. Silvers winner: Dave Rowberry 6-14-0.

Tollerton Ponds, York, N. Yorks. Sat., Open, Heron Pond. George Webb 73-15-0; Carl Watson 55-15-0; Stef Armitage 47-6-0.

Tri-Cast Old Hough Fishery Winter League, Round 2, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Upper & Lower Benbo & Boulders Pools. Alan Sharman (Old Hough) 71-6-0; Connor Edwards (Frenzee) 70-12-0; Andy Dyson (Drennan NW) 37-6-0; Carl Day (Frenzee) 35-7-0; Martin Steele (Maver Gold) 35-1-0.

Viaduct Fishery, Somerton, Somerset. Sat., Open, Campbell Lake (16 fished). Mark Vigar 49-11-0; Rob Walters 35-6-0; Jack Stamp 32-13-0. Silvers: Jack Stamp 20-9-0; James Rock 16-9-0; Andy Weston 15-11-0.

Wellingborough AC, Mill Cotton Fishery, Ringstead, Northants. Sun 20th Nov. Billy Underwood 12-4-0; Geoff Rice 11-4-0; Dave Tyrell 7-4-0.

Whitmore Fisheries, Greenhalgh, Preston, Lancs. Sat., Open, East Canal. Harry Campbell 63-1-0; Paul Livesey 47-3-0; Colin Webster 41-6-0.

Last Edited: 05 December 2022

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