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Angling match results for the week ending 30 January 2022

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

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Beverley Beck Open, Beverley Beck, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire. Sun. Paul Danby 2-7-0; Dave Pulford 2-5-0; Steve Williamson 2-4-0; Dave Brooks Snr. 2-0-0; Dave Brown 1-15-0; Barry Sayer 1-7-0.

Droitwich Barge Canal Open, Egg Lane to Porters Mill Section, Droitwich, Worcs. Sun. Keith Hunt 9-11-2 (two skimmers plus roach); Phil Simnett 8-3-8 (skimmers, perch and roach); Chris Rice 5-3-6.

Erewash Valley Winter League Practice Match, Erewash Canal, Cotmanhay, Derbys. Sat. M. Harrison 10-3-0; A. Astle 6-5-0; A. Simpson 5-10-0; I. Sharratt 4-3-0.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Slade Heath Basin & Boats Sections, Coven, Staffs. Sun. Mel ‘Killer' Wood (Goodyear AC) 4-1-0 (roach and gudgeon); John Cunningham (Goodyear AC) 3-5-0; Sean Griffiths (Goodyear AC) 3-1-0; Steve Thomson (Goodyear AC) 2-3-0; Malcolm Bethell (Goodyear AC) 2-0-0.

Lapworth Open, Stratford-on-Avon Canal, Lapworth Pounds, Top Pound, Warwick, Warks. Sat. Wayne Sharpe 24-3-12; Neil Chapman 4-11-0; Gary Kirkham 4-9-8.

Milton Keynes Vets, Grand Union Canal, DATS' Water, Cosgrove, Northants. Wed 19th Jan. Colin Chart 8-8-0; Martin Cunniffe 8-7-0; Paul Hamilton 8-5-0; Nigel Steele 7-12-0; Kev Osborne 6-3-0.

Mirfield AC Open, Aire & Calder Canal, Knottingley, Wakefield, W. Yorks. Sat (30 fished). Glenn Lawrence 6K 900g; Pete Dwyer 5K 800g; Tom Barlow 5K 500g.

Pewsey DAA Open, Kennet & Avon Canal, Pewsey, Wilts. Sun 23rd Jan. Mark Russ (Pewsey DAA) 2-13-0; Martin Barrett (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 2-9-0; Mark Taylor (Matrix Talismen) 2-7-0; Mike Marsden (Sensas Devizes) 2-2-0; Gerry Blunt (Andover MG) 2-1-0; Marc Kay (Matrix Talismen) 1-14-0.

Portway Sunlight AC Winter League, Round 2, Shropshire Union Canal, Croughton (between the motorway bridges), Ches. Sun. Pete Bernard 6-0-12; Ralph Bennett 3-7-8; Gary Wells 2-1-12.

Rugeley Individual Winter League, Round 2, Trent & Mersey Canal, Priory & Plum Pudding PH Lengths, Rugeley, Staffs. Sun (31 fished). Neil Turner (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 7-12-0 (skimmers); Martin Owen (Sensas Black Country) 7-3-0 (perch); Andy Swift (Browning Central) 5-7-5; Darren Massey (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 5-6-8; Carl Westwood (Four Ashes AC) 4-13-14; Andy Curless (Browning Central) 4-13-4.

Sensas HanKat Superteam AS Open, Stourbridge Canal, Tank Section, Brierley Hill, W. Mids. Sat. Andy Curless (Browning Central) 10-0-0; Lee Woodhouse (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 7-13-0; John Cartwright (Sensas Black Country) 7-6-6; Micky Howell (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 7-13-0; Steve Worton (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 3-13-8; Dave Sheaf (Canal Kings) 2-13-0.

Sportsman AA Open, Walsall Canal, Eyston Avenue Section (back of the houses), Ocker Hill, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. Dave Arnold (Sportsman AA) 1-8-5; Dave Anderson (Sportsman AA) 0-8-0; Doug Whitehouse (Sportsman AC) 0-7-0.

Sportsman AC Opens, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Tunnel End Section, Dudley Port, Tipton, W. Mids. Wed. Steve Broome (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 25-15-0 (skimmers); M. Hawkins (Sportsman AC) 13-12-0; Lee Woodhouse (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 12-5-0; Owen Westwood (Sportsman AC) 8-11-0; Chris Furnival (Sportsman AC) 8-2-0; Ivan Davies (Sportsman AC) 6-14-0. Sun. John Horton (Sportsman AC) 11-1-0; Dean Webb (Sensas Black Country) 10-15-0; Gary Atkins (Sportsman AC) 10-12-0; Doug Whitehouse (Sportsman AC) 9-1-0; Mark Whiles (Sportsman AC) 8-13-0; John Babbington (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 7-8-0.

Staffordshire Individual Winter League, Round 2, Shropshire Union Canal, High Onn, nr. Church Eaton, Staffs. Sat. Mel ‘Killer' Wood (Four Ashes AC) 4-1-8 (roach and gudgeon); Kevin Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 3-14-0; Adam Firth (Matrix) 3-13-4; Paul Murrin (Colmic Dynamite Trentmen) 3-8-8; Carl Westwood (Four Ashes AC) 3-7-8; Dennis Sumner (Fatty's Bait & Tackle) 3-4-9.

Towcester Vets, Grand Union Canal, DATS' Navi Length, Cosgrove, Northants. Wed 19th Jan. Geoff Beard 1-14-0; Chris Howard 0-7-0. (only two anglers caught).

Tring Old Codgers, Grand Union Canal, Bullbeggars Lane Section, Berkhamsted, Herts. Tues. Simon Pavey 1-7-0 (20 roach and gudgeon). (only one angler caught).


Kidderminster & District AA Float Only Open, River Severn, Bewdley, Worcs. Wed. Mark Blackburn 33-6-0 (chub); Steve Maher 23-6-0; Rick Rogers 21-4-0; Tony Moreton 11-4-0; Jim Wilson 11-0-0; Geoff Maguire 10-6-0.

River Steeping Open, River Steeping, Wainfleet All Saints, Lincs. Wed. Nathan Watson 9-12-0; Alan Gregory 9-10-0; Stevie Richardson 8-12-0; Steve Nurse 8-3-0; Derek Skinner 7-15-0; Alan Houlton 7-2-0. Sun. Dave Ashmore 9-2-0; Steve Miles 7-11-0; Beany Sawyer 7-5-0; (Joint 4th) Mick Stamp 5-15-0; Robert Smith 5-15-0; Steve Harper 4-14-0.

Shipston-on-Stour & District AC, River Stour, Shipston-on-Stour, Warks. Sun. S. Fleming 7-6-0; B. Giles 7-2-0; P. Morgan 6-8-0.

The John Field Memorial, River Severn, KDAA Waters, Bewdley, Worcs. Sat. Jez Williams 27-10-0; Phil Baker 18-8-0; Ady Price 15-14-0; Richard Duke 14-3-0; (Joint 5th) Joe Holloway 12-4-0; Steve Maher 12-4-0.

Towcester/Nene Sweep, River Tove, Towcester, Northants. Sun 23rd Jan. Rob Pottinger 10-6-0 (roach); Baz Eaton 3-0-0 (inc. a 2lb perch); Mick Goodridge 2-10-0.

Winsford Open, River Weaver, Marina Length, Winsford, Ches. Wed. S. Watson 9-14-0; M. German 8-3-0; S. Flood 6-12-0; T. Wright 4-2-0.


Tackle & Bates Open, The 20ft Drain, Old River Nene, March, Cambs. Wed. Alex Bates 30-0-0 (roach and rudd); Mark Williams 19-7-0; Craig Shaw 18-12-0; Matt Barker 17-12-0.


Flore & Brockhall AC, Canons, Ashby, Daventry, Northants. Sun 23rd Jan. Steve Bassett 7-15-0; Tony Ward 6-9-0; Ray Ayes 5-12-0.

Hodnet AC, Ryley's Pools, Goldstone, Shrops. Thurs. Bob Parrish 10-8-0; Colin Roberts 8-10-0; Steve Neale 7-2-0. Sun. Roy Cooper 15-4-0; Steve Neale 12-7-0; Bob Parrish 8-15-0.

Long Eaton Fed., Brewery Ponds, Shardlow, Derbys. Wed. Steve Till (Long Eaton Fed.) 7-10-0 (three bream and a tench); Pete Allwood (Long Eaton Fed.) 3-12-0; Alan Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 2-15-0; Bill Hanley (Stanton) 2-9-0; Pete Swainston (Nottm. Deaf) 1-14-0; Ron Scales (Bennetts MG) 1-10-0.

Trimpley Association Match, Trimpley Reservoir, Bewdley, Worcs. Sun (15 fished). Nigel Davis 24-12-0 (12 bream); John Halfpenny 24-8-0 (12 bream); Mick Price 21-7-0 (10 bream).


Angling Trust Silver Fish Qualifier, The Oaks Lakes, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat. Peter Duffy 45-9-0; Karl Heptonstall 44-6-0; Kayleigh Dowd 30-5-0; Ryan Bennet 25-10-0; James Stevenson 24-2-0; Adam Richards 23-9-0; Alan Scotthorne 22-7-0. Qualifier: Peter Duffy.

Aston Park Fisheries, Sheffield, S. Yorks. Sat., Open, Stable Pool. Steven Forster 33-2-0; Leon Hardwick 32-14-0; Keith Stacey 30-8-0.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Open, Trio Lake. Andy Musgrove (Edgeley Sports) 60-0-0 (carp to 6lb and skimmers to 1lb); Dave Swain (Garbolino Dynamite Baits) 54-11-0; Bernard Ball (MW Roofing) 48-0-0.

Bradshaw Hall Fisheries, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Sat., Open, Lakes 8 & 9. John Bradshaw 74-10-0; Gary Whalley 73-10-0; Daz Shaw 52-0-0.

Bradshaw Hall Fisheries Silver Fish League, Round 2, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Sun 23rd Jan., Lakes 2, 3, 4 & 6. Joe Cartwright 42-13-0; Andy Bennett 31-14-0; Craig Dickinson 29-5-0; Josh Turbill 29-2-0.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants. Sun 23rd Jan., Open, Scotland Pond. Steve Bull 32-6-0; Mick Wheeler 19-5-0; Ian Pretty 14-5-0. Sun 23rd Jan., Open, Grendon Lake. Richard Dunkley 7-6-0; Pete Lovell 6-4-0; Dan Diamond 5-1-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Open, Match Pool. Craig Kidd (Hawkesbury) 41-0-0 (four carp); Richard E. Grant (Hawkesbury) 31-6-0 (carp to 4lb and bream to 4lb plus bits); Dennis Lutwyche (Hawkesbury) 25-13-0 (carp to 5lb).

High Heyes Farm Fishery, (The Catteries), Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat. Shaun Woodward 125-8-0; Lee Gibbon 72-4-0; Andy Davis 57-8-0.

Lingmere Fishery Open, Birkenhead, The Wirral. Sat. C. Smith 69-3-0; C. Georgson 46-4-0; M. Owens 37-0-0.

Meadowlands Individual Feeder League, Round 1, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Sun 23rd Jan (49 fished). Pete Caton 97-6-0; Maurice Williams 75-10-0; Kev Wright 70-4-0; Wayne Sharman 61-10-0.

Monkhall Fishery, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Open, Hawk & Lark Pools. Mel Davis (Angler's Peg) 32-12-0; Brian Clarke (Vespe) 32-8-0; Clive Wynn (Monkhall) 29-14-0. Sat., Open, Swallow & Owl Pools. Morgan Davidson (Maver Midlands) 72-8-0; Andy Bishop (Monkhall) 52-4-0; Glen Hawkins (Monkhall) 51-14-0. Sun., Open, Lark & Owl Pools. Simon Harris (Little Dawley AC) 57-10-0; Bob Baker (Swan Elite) 38-8-0; Carl Lovell (The Unicorn Inn) 38-4-0.

Mosella Silvers League, Round 4, The Oaks Lakes, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sun. Adam Dowd 34-12-0; R. Bennet 22-2-0; L. Withy 19-14-0.

NISA Feeders Open, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Wed., Lambsdown Pool. Maurice ‘Moz' Williams (Bishop's Bowl) 33-7-0 (silvers plus a 15lb 4oz carp); Mick Bull (Frenzee) 25-9-0; Chris ‘Oggy' Horsley (Meadowlands) 20-9-0; John Adamson (Nisa Feeders) 5-9-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Rover. Dave Elliott 37-9-0 (carp and F1s); Ian Keywood 23-7-0; Roy Beasley 18-0-0. Sat., Open, Rover. Dave Child 68-9-0 (carp and F1s); Roy Beasley 34-13-0; Ron ‘Savo' Savage 21-14-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries Sonubaits Winter League, Round 10, Meriden, W. Mids. Sun., Molands Mere, Little & Big Geary's & Siblings A & B Pools (52 fished). Phil Canning 48-14-0 (carp and F1s); Jon Arthur 43-13-0; Mark Sidwells 40-4-0.

Partridge Lakes Fishery, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Covey Lakes 1-4. Louis Mower 70-1-0; Danny Keenan 62-10-0. (only top two supplied).

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Thurs., Open, Sycamore Pool. Steve Owen (Monkhall) 38-9-0; Bill Hill (Preston Innovations Boldings) 37-7-0; Dave Mortlock (Preston Innovations Boldings) 27-5-0. Sun., Open, Oak & Chestnut Pools. Mark Rathbone 64-4-0; Phil Taylor (Dams & Lock) 60-4-0; Matt Rathbone 54-6-0.

Shearsby Valley Lakes, Shearsby Lutterworth, Leics. Sat., Open, Sunset Lake. Dan Hardy 33-9-0; Andy Cooksey 20-6-0; Hughie Blair 14-9-0. Sat., Open, Willow Lake. Tom Pringle 53-14-0; Stu Tat 39-7-0; John Shellard 36-4-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Sat., Open, Cavendish Lake. John Urruty (Vespe) 22-1-0; Nick Greensmith 13-5-0; Paul Cole 12-10-0.

Splinters AC, Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, Lutterworth, Leics. Wed 19th Jan. Kev Elliott 29-5-0; Eddie Kelly 24-0-0; Tom Griffiths 14-7-0. Sun 23rd Jan. Robin Whickham 44-0-0; Dave Griffiths 34-4-0; Steve Johnson 25-14-0.

Stoppo's Fishery Silvers Match, Coton-in-the-Elms, Derbys. Sat. Carl Yeomans 27-8-0 (skimmers to 1lb 8oz); Gareth Archer 12-8-0; Eric Passey 4-0-0; John Dyer 3-8-0.

Suffolk Water Park Silvers Match, Bramford, Ipwswich, Suffolk. Sat. Andy Moss 24-10-0; Gerry Bell 16-0-0; John Southgate 15-4-0.

The Chris Hill Silver Fish Winter League, Round 5, Larford Lakes, Stourport-on-Severn, Worcs. Sat., Specimen Lake. Kevin Tipton (Sensas) 19-4-0 (skimmers, roach and the odd bream); Neil McKinnon 17-0-0; Daz Fisher 16-5-0; Simon Farmer 15-13-0.

The Cunneries Fishery, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat., Open, Kestrel Pool. Dave Brown 48-0-0; Mark Wright 30-2-0; Neil Eaton 19-14-0.

The Oaks Lakes, Sessay, N. Yorks. Wed., Alders, Oaks & Willow Lakes. K. Dowd 18-0-0; M. Caluget 15-12-0; K. Heptonstall 15-1-0; M. Holmes 10-14-0.

Todber Manor, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat., Open, Hill View & Ash Lakes. Paul Holland 198-10-0; Simon Stacey 147-2-0; Gary O'Shea 133-0-0. Silvers: A. Casey 20-8-0; Pete Neate 17-10-0; Nigel Bartlett 16-4-0.

Tri-Cast Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Open, Big Max Pool. Pete Maney (Old Hough) 68-15-0; Mick Potter (LTB) 36-1-0; Derek Wood (South Manchester) 30-1-0.

Tri-Cast Old Hough Fishery Individual Winter League, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Upper & Lower Benbo & Goose Pools. Matt Goulding (Old Hough) 71-2-0; Dave Pimlott (Old Hough) 63-9-0; Carl Day (Frenzee) 50-9-0.

Viaduct Fishery Silvers Open, Somerton, Somerset. Sat., Campbell Lake. Ben Hagg 31-6-0; Roland Lucas 31-2-0; Matt Skyme 28-3-0.

Last Edited: 31 January 2022

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