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Angling match results for the week ending 28 August 2022

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

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Bibby's/Stone District Angling Club Wednesday Sweepstake, Shropshire Union Canal, Shebdon, Staffs. Wed. Paul Walkden 11-4-0 (quality roach to 1lb plus a few skimmers); Kim Jones 10-2-0 (roach and skimmers); Terry Proctor 7-3-0 (inc. a late 4lb bream); Dave Mason 6-14-0; Phil James 5-10-0; John Keeling 4-14-0.

Bridgtown Social AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, The Moat House PH Section, Acton Trussell, Staffs. Sun (10 fished). Colin Tillet (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-3-12 (a small bream plus perch and roach); Hughie Blair Snr. (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-3-4 (mainly perch plus roach); Dave Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-11-8 (small perch and roach); Tony Beech (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-2-0; Dave Rayson (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-1-5; Paul Deehan (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-0-12.

Canal Kings Open, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Soho Loop, Prison End Section, Winson Green, B'ham. Sun. Chris Rice (Sensas Black Country) 8-5-0; Mark Hardman (Sensas Black Country) 4-11-4; Jason Cunningham (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 4-1-0; Dave McCall (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 3-12-0; Darren Lewis (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 3-10-2; Dave Arnold (Sportsman AA) 3-7-2.

Goms Mill AC Open, Caldon Canal, Hanley, Staffs. Sun. S. Smith (Goms Mill AC) 12-5-8; J. Brock (Matlock) 4-10-12; A. Fellows (Goms Mill AC) 4-3-8; N. Grocutt (Audley) 4-3-4; A. Lawton (Goms Mill AC) 3-14-0; M. Pass (Goms Mill AC) 3-9-0.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Shawhall Lane Boats Section, Coven, Staffs. Thurs PM, 3½ hour match. Dave Smith (Goodyear AC) 6-3-0 (a 2lb bream, skimmers and caster-roach); Mark Foster (Goodyear AC) 3-12-4 (inc. a 1lb 8oz eel); Malcolm Bethell (Goodyear AC) 2-15-4 (mainly small perch and little roach).

Let's Fish Commonwealth Communities Regional Celebration, Sheffield Heat, Sheffield & Tinsley Canal, The Roundabout, Tinsley Park Road Section, Sheffield, S. Yorks. Wed. Juniors: Cryus Solgy 1K 180g; Ellis Catton-Norton 980g; Toby Chambers 860g; Harris Goodinson 520g. Cadets: Lola Brown 990g; George Mills 650g.

Loughborough Open, Grand Union Canal, Loughborough, Leics. Sun. Mark Eustace 11-0-0; Paul Greensmith 7-12-0; Andy Whilton 7-3-0; Tommy Boyce 6-13-0.

Pewsey DAA Canal Points Match, Kennet & Avon Canal, Wilcot Road & Ironbridge Sections, Pewsey, Wilts. Sun. Brian Shutler 7-5-0 (15 points); (Joint 2nd) Vince Camelieri 3-9-0 (14 points); Ian Stainer 3-9-0 (14 points); Rob Head 3-2-8 (12 points); Ian Spanswick 2-10-0 (11 points); Mark Russ 2-9-8 (10 points).

Sensas HanKat Superteam AS Open, Dudley No. 1 Canal, Link 51 Section, Merry Hill, W. Mids. Sat. Dave McCall (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 11-6-0; Gary Owen (Loop Match) 10-5-0; Andy Curless (Browning Central) 9-10-4; Mark Hardman (Sensas Black Country) 9-0-0; Micky Howell (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 8-14-8; John Furnace (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 8-2-0.

Sensas Southern Canal League, Round 4, Grand Union Canal, Town South, Tiddenfoot & Slapton Length, Leighton Buzzard, Beds. Sun. James Drakulic (Matrix Image Red) 37-2-0 (bream and skimmers plus roach); Gary Eales (Sensas Oakwood Green) 23-8-0 (bream and skimmers); Tony Rice (Sensas Oakwood Black) 20-11-0 (bream and skimmers); Pete Jordan 19-14-0 (bream and skimmers); Dave Abbott (Bart's) 16-10-0 (bream and skimmers); Gordon Curl (Sensas Oakwood Green) 16-8-0. Teams: Matrix Image Red 25; (Joint 2nd) Bart's 23; Colmic Boland Groundbaits 23; Sensas Oakwood Green 20; (Joint 5th) Sensas Oakwood Purple 18; Sensas Oakwood Black 18; Matrix Image Blue 14. League: Matrix Image Red 93; Sensas Oakwood Green 86; Bart's 82; Colmic Boland Groundbaits 81; Sensas Oakwood Purple 79; Sensas Oakwood Black 74; Matrix Image Blue 65.

Sportsman AA Open, Walsall Canal (BCN), Moors Mill Lane Section, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. Dave Anderson (Sportsman AA) 8-6-2; Dave Arnold (Sportsman AA) 8-3-8; Mel Howard (Canal Kings) 6-2-0; Baz Buckley (Sportsman AC) 4-8-14; M. Robinson (Sportsman AC) 4-4-13.

The Maxine Whitman Memorial Match, Grand Union Canal, MKAA Waters, Fenny Stratford, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Bank Holiday Mon. Damian Green 11-8-0; Tony Cassidy 9-0-0; John Weeden 8-8-0. (£600 raised for the British Lung Foundation).

Thornhill AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, Kirklees, W. Yorks. Sat. James Wheelhouse (Tri-Cast Calder) 5-5-0 (roach and perch); Pete Allott (Tri-Cast Calder) 3-7-0 (roach and perch); Gary Makin (Thornhill AC) 3-2-0; Ron Haigh (Thornhill AC) 2-10-0; Brian Kellett (Thornhill AC) 2-0-0.

Todmorden AS Open, Rochdale Canal, Derdale & Bakehouse Sections, Todmorden, Calderdale, W. Yorks. Sun. Dave Bradley 11-8-0 (skimmers, roach and bream); Alan Crook 7-11-0 (all roach); Simon Walton 6-0-0 (roach). Sections: Ryan Hughes 5-10-0; Alan Smith 4-14-0.

Tring Anglers Vs. Hanwell Inter Club Match, Grand Union Canal, Cook's Wharf, Cheddington, Bucks. Sun (17 fished). Dave Moore 8-8-0; Brian Elliott 7-13-0; Pete Finch 6-2-0; Chris Peel 6-1-0. Teams: Tring 30-15-8; Hanwell 26-8-0.

Tring Old Codgers, Grand Union Canal (Wendover Arm), Gammel Bridge, Dacorum, Herts. Tues. Brian Elliott 4-2-0; (Joint 2nd) Paul hedges 4-0-0; Andy Allday 4-0-0; Martin Rodwell 2-1-8.

Wolverhampton AA August Bank Holiday Three Day Festival, Shropshire Union Canal, Grub Street to Norbury Junction Section, Norbury, Staffs. Sat., Day One. Chris Furnival (Sportsman AC) 12-11-0; Dave Brown (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 9-6-0; Derek Hicklin (RIVE/Fishermania) 9-4-0; Paul Turner (Colmic UK) 8-10-12; Martin Owen (Sensas Black Country) 7-13-8; Simon Nickless (Sensas Black Country) 7-2-0. Sun., Day Two, Shropshire Union Canal, Little Onn, nr. Church Eaton, Staffs. Simon Preece (Cresta Gamakatsu) 9-10-10; Dean Williams (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 9-2-5; Pete Madeley (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 8-14-2; Richard Guest (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 8-14-0; Dave Edgerley (Wigan MG) 8-10-12; Simon Mottram (Crewe MG) 7-10-7. Bank Holiday Mon., Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Penkridge, Staffs. Dave Brown (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 18-7-0 (bream and one chub); Bernie Leatherbarrow (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 11-1-3; Alan Round (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 7-9-8; Dave Berrow (Sparks MG) 7-5-4; Dave Trafford (Matrix LTB) 6-12-4; Paul Tabron (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 5-4-8. Festival overall: Dave Brown (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 9; Simon Preece (Cresta Gamakatsu) 12 (on weight) (19-7-2); Kevin Clarke (Wigan MG) 12 (16-0-8); Kevin Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 13; Chris Furnival (Sportsman AC) 16 (20-4-14); Pete Madeley (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 16 (16-12-12; Dave Edgerley (Wigan MG) 16 (15-8-8); Simon Mottram (Crewe MG) 16 (15-5-15).

Wolverhampton Over 60's Club Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Goodyear AC Waters. Shawhall Lane & Ball Lane Section, Coven, Staffs. Wed. Colin Tillet (CT Paper Cannock) 11-2-0 (four chub and a good perch); Glenn Law (Sparks MG) 5-9-8; Ray Campbell (Sankey's) 4-14-0; Paul Hancock (Stafford) 4-9-0; Tony Beech (Bridgtown Social AC) 4-5-0; Dave Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-9-0.


Bridgnorth AS Team Challenge Invitation Match, River Severn, Linley Bank Stretch, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Bank Holiday Mon. Guiseppe Acampora 30-0-0 (twelve chub); Dave Foxall 27-0-0; John Checketts 22-12-0; Dave Hollands 21-12-0; Keith Russell 19-12-0. Teams: (Joint 1st) Kidderminster & District AA 69; Barford AA 69; Lifestyle 59; Buccaneers 52; Milo/Bait-Tech 41; Harry's Boys 38; Bridgnorth AS 35; Rosa's Rebels 32; Wolves 30.

Evesham Angling Championships 2022, Warwickshire Avon, Evesham, Worcs. Sat., Wychavon Championship 2022. Peter McFadyen 14-3-12; Andy Murphy 10-7-12; Leon Blundell 7-9-12; Chaz Drinkwater 6-7-12; John Price 6-3-8. Sun., Evesham Championship 2022. James Robbins 13-10-0; Andy Murphy 13-6-0; Carl Hulley 8-13-0; Alex Clements 6-6-8; Charlie Vallender 6-5-8. Bank Holiday Mon., The Avon Teams Championship 2022. Preston Innovations DELCAC 71; Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 55; DGL Black 52 (on weight); Sensas Starlets 52; Drennan Oxford 47 (on weight); Sensas Manor Leisure 47.

Northwich AA Winter League 2022, Round 1, River Weaver, Hunt's Lock, Boats, Dredger, Above Hulse's & Oak Tree Sections, Northwich, Ches. Sun. Rick Chung (Rob's Rebels) 11K 800g (roach, a couple of bream and a 4lb eel); Danny Sixsmith (Cadence NW) 9K 500g; Rod Fraser (Vale Royal Angling Centre) 8K 650g; Ian Henry (Cadence NW) 8K 600g. Teams: Cadence NW 16 (on weight); Vale Royal Angling Centre 16; Drennan NW 17; (Joint 4th) Vale Royal Reds 20; Weaver Wizards 20; Rob's Rebels 23; Rudheath 27.

Rotherham UAF Open, River Don, Denaby, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Sun. K. Foster (Team Normanton) 10-4-0; P. Goulding (Daiwa Dons) 9-2-0; C. Greensides (Browning Ossett) 8-8-0; D. Batey (Rotherham) 7-7-8.


Long Eaton Fed., Brewery Ponds, Shardlow, Derbys. Wed. John Brockway (Long Eaton Fed.) 14-13-0 (tench and bream plus a 9lb carp); Rob Pembridge (Soldiers & Sailors) 10-3-0; Rob Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 10-2-0; Jim Marcer (Belper) 7-3-0; Pete Swainston (Nottm. Deaf) 4-15-0; Alec Whitmore (Nathan's of Derby) 4-4-8.


A.J. Jewson Tuesday Series, Sykehouse Fishery, Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire, Yorks. Tues (34 fished). Andy Lumb (Lowhills AC) 344-4-0 (carp); David Pilgrim (Ryburn AC) 246-7-0 (carp); Nathan Holroyd (Lowhills AC) 229-3-0; Tom Barlow (Dynamite/Drennan Barnsley) 223-0-0; John Holdsworth (Tri-Cast Calder) 177-8-0; Paul Jones (Todmorden) 168-13-0.

Bateman Vine AC, Kingsnordley Fisheries, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Willow Pool. N. Gater (Bateman Vine AC) 43-14-0; M. Ashmore (Bateman Vine AC) 40-14-0; P. Doyle (Bateman Vine AC) 27-5-0; M. Holmes (Bateman Vine AC) 24-4-0.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Open, Trio, Pine, East, West & Ash Lakes (31 fished). Alan Sharman 165-2-0 (carp to 8lb); Dave Swain (Garbolino/Dynamite Baits) 163-1-0 (carp to 12lb); Jack Howarth (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 127-10-0.

Bradshaw Hall Fisheries, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Sat., Open, Lakes 8 & 9. Sam Slocket 205-14-0; John Slocket 131-0-0; Danny Keenan 125-3-0.

Brookside Fisheries, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Snake Lakes 1 & 2. Nick Butterworth 103-6-0; John Shellam 79-3-0; Ryan Smith 64-13-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Open, Match Pool (17 fished). Richard Wells (Leicester) 99-11-0 (carp to 10lb); Ricky Welbourne (Leicester) 89-8-0 (carp to 10lb); Dave Armson (Hawkesbury) 79-13-0 (carp to 5lb).

High Heyes Farm Fishery (The Catteries) Open, Chorley, Lancs. Sat. Alix Kirwan 110-12-0; James Declouet 99-0-0; Mike McGrath 93-0-0.

Lakeside Fishery, Ranskill, Retford, Notts. Sat., Walkley Knock-up, Brook, Rainbow & Match Lakes. K. Bowns 256-0-0 (New Brook Lake Record); D. Myers 195-11-0; C. Machin 182-15-0.

Monkhall Fishery, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Open, Swallow Pool. Bob Tandy (Monkhall) 172-2-0; Nick Maynard (Monkhall) 163-6-0; Ben Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 148-8-0. Sat., Open, Lark Pool. Steve Penwright (Goodyear AC) 177-10-0; Jim Bates (Monkhall) 169-10-0; Paul Gregory (Swan Elite) 165-2-0. Sun., Open, Owl Pool. Steve Penwright (Goodyear AC) 177-8-0; Steve Eckersall (Monkhall) 117-4-0; Paul Eckersall (Monkhall) 111-0-0.

Nisa Feeders Open, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Thurs., Lambsdown Pool. Nick Law 235-14-0; Grant Merrett (Richard Grants & Lane's Baits) 131-7-0; Mark Jagues (Tackleshack) 130-15-0; Gerry Foley 115-2-0; John Adamson (Nisa Feeders) 99-6-0; Martin Hincks (Ajax AC) 79-9-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool (12 fished). John Burchell 112-7-0 (carp and F1s); Kirk Webber 89-7-0; Mark Sumners 84-12-0. Sat., Open, Big Geary's Pool (24 fished). Dave Roberts 108-12-0 (carp); Carl Barnfield 94-10-0; Dave Elliott 90-8-0. Sun., Open, Molands Mere Pool (21 fished). Jon Newton 147-2-0 (carp); Neil Russell 126-4-0; Max Higgott 90-5-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Open, Big Geary's Pool (20 fished). Adam Rumble 122-15-0 (carp); Steve Daley 109-2-0; Trevor Hodges 89-2-0.

Partridge Lakes Fishery, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Covey Lakes 1, 2 & 6 (37 fished). Lee Thornton 96-13-0; Graham Ramsdale 89-13-0; Peter Consterdine 89-7-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Dave Mortlock Over 60's Open, Chestnut Pool. Dave Mortlock (Preston Innovations Boldings) 194-0-0; Eric Bancroft (Preston Innovations Boldings) 128-6-0; Ralph Johnson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 91-9-0. Wed., Brett Billingham Open, Beech Pool. Steve Lovell (Maver) 151-9-0; Steve Woodhall (OAC) 70-15-0; Brett Billingham (Preston Innovations Boldings) 67-15-0. Thurs., Ron Clarke Over 50's Open, Willows Pool. Clive Wright (Preston Innovations Boldings) 146-8-0; Harry Colley (Preston Innovations Boldings) 97-3-0; Ron Clarke (Preston Innovations Boldings) 95-11-0; Steve Owen (Monkhall) 94-1-0. Sun., Gaz Willey Open, Sycamore Pool. Gary Hick (Oswestry) 124-14-0; Adam Jones (Maver) 110-11-0; Matt Rathbone (St. Francis) 107-10-0; Rich Dommett (Preston Innovations Boldings) 105-2-0.

Quarry Pool Fishery, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Thurs., Open. Steve Walters (Chestnut Tree AC) 111-6-0; Gary Steele (Chestnut Tree AC) 92-10-0; Neil Jones (Wrexham) 85-4-0; Terry Edwards (Pool Hayes) 85-3-0. Sat., Matric AC. S. Whittle (Matric AC) 173-3-0; S. Atkins (Matric AC) 136-11-0; C. Jones (Matric AC) 105-3-0; M. Tew (Matric AC) 102-14-0; J. Watkins 101-13-0. Sun., Baggeridge AC. S. Gaydon (Baggeridge AC) 152-6-0; S. Haywood (Baggeridge AC) 132-9-0; D. Matthews (Baggeridge AC) 119-14-0; C. Colbourn (Baggeridge AC) 109-6-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Sat., Open, Holmedale Lake (Roadside). Ian Boyd 180-2-0; Warren Loosemore 136-10-0; Josh Paling 120-10-0.

The Cunneries Fisheries, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat., Open, S Canal. Rob Trees 223-10-0; Bernard Wall 143-9-0; Martin Wall 136-6-0.

The Oaks Lakes, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Open, Cedar Lake. Chris Hall 97-4-0; Luke Hawkesworth 97-0-0; Dave Kirby 87-13-0.

The Old Codgers, Lower Park Fisheries, Alvechurch, Redditch, Worcs. Sat., Abbey Pool. Michael Farrell 71-0-0; John Eales 55-4-0; Mick Chapman 53-5-0.

Tollerton Ponds, York, N. Yorks. Sat., Open, Heron Lake. John Fletcher 276-6-0; Andy Quarmby 248-14-0; Keiron Russell 206-2-0.

Tri-Cast Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Open, Goose & Big Max Pools. Connor Edwards (Frenzee) 282-2-0; Carl Daly (Frenzee) 124-15-0; Dave Pimlott (Frenzee) 116-11-0.

Viaduct Fishery, Somerton, Somerset. Sat., Open, Campbell Lake. Rich Pedlar (Bibby's/Stone & District AC) 157-1-0; Ian Walvin 132-12-0; Mark Vigar 129-3-0. Silvers: Ian Walvin 49-2-0; Pete Werakso 37-8-0; Chris Davies 26-9-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Sat., Open, Claypit & Weir Pools. Mal Dawes 91-9-0; Debbie Lloyd 81-4-0; Lee Griffiths 75-7-0.

Last Edited: 31 August 2022

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