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Angling match results for the week ending 30 October 2022

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Angling Trust Warwickshire Teams of Eight Winter League, Round 3, Trent & Mersey Canal, Rugeley, Staffs. Sun (40 fished). Colin Wise (Browning Central) 19-3-8 (perch and skimmers to 2lb); Nick Moss (Drennan Leics. VDE) 13-14-4 (eight skimmers); Keith Brown (Browning Central) 12-15-8 (all perch); Dave Berrow (Sparks MG) 11-8-0; Dave McCall (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 11-2-12; Malcolm Appleby (Drennan Leics. VDE) 9-10-4. Teams: Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 20; Drennan Leics. VDE 23; Browning Central 24 (one section win); Sparks MG 24; 3 Counties 29. League: Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 3; Drennan Leics. VDE 6; Browning Central 11; Sparks MG 12; 3 Counties 13.

Bridgtown Social AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Goodyear AC Waters, Shaw Hall Lane Section, Coven, Staffs. Sun. Dave Rayson (Bridgtown Social AC) 5-4-10 (stamp-perch); Tony Beech (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-4-8 (one 1lb 8oz perch plus small silvers); Roy Grosvenor (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-15-6; Hughie Blair Snr. (Bridgtown Social AC) 1-10-8; Joe Athersmith (Bridgtown Social AC AC) 1-6-6; Paul Deehan (Bridgtown Social AC) 1-5-8.

Canal Kings Open, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Soho Loop, Prison End Section, Winson Green, Winson Green, B'ham. Sun. Ben Garbett (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 7-8-0; Tony Bowen (Canal Kings) 6-0-8; John Whitehouse (Canal Kings) 3-5-8; Chris Rice (Sensas Black Country) 3-2-0.

Crewe MG Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Baddington, nr. Nantwich, Ches. Sun. Richard Guest (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 5-15-0 (roach); Paul Andrews (Team Les ‘O') 5-4-0 (roach inc. a 1lb 8oz specimen); Stef Johansen (Team Eclipse) 4-4-0; Fred ‘the Bread' Cheetham (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 3-14-0.

Erewash Valley Winter League, Round 1, Beeston Canal, Beeston, Notts. Sat 22nd Oct. D. Crosby (Long Eaton Fed.) 33-4-0; T. Walsh (3 Counties) 30-13-0; S. Woodliffe (Drennan Leics. VDE) 14-13-0; M. Appleby (3 Counties) 12-1-8; C. Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 10-12-0. Teams: Long Eaton Fed. 24 (on weight); Loughborough Soar 24; 3 Counties 28; Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 30; Drennan Leics. VDE 31; Team 1779 42; Mill Tackle 45.

Goms Mill AC, Caldon Canal, Hanley, Staffs. Sun 23rd Oct. J. Nicholls (Fenton) 1-11-8; Pete Allwood (Derby) 1-1-0; M. Pass (Goms Mill AC) 0-9-0

Goodyear AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Rye Hill, nr. Church Eaton, Staffs. Sun. Stuart Brailsford (Bridgtown Social AC) 6-12-4; Martin Owen (Sensas Black Country) 6-1-9; John Hanna (Browning West Midlands) 5-0-12; Steve Cope (Four Ashes AC) 3-14-0; Steve Dudley (Sensas Black Country) 3-3-10; Dave Holbrook (Team Eclipse) 3-2-0.

Liverpool DAA, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Eager Lane Section, Lydiate, Sefton, Merseyside. Wed (22 fished). Peter Keenan 7-5-0; Paul Holding 6-12-0; John Easton 6-3-0.

Port Sunlight AC Winter League, Round 3, Shropshire Union Canal, Christleton, Chester. Ches. Frank Duckers 8-1-0; Ralph Bennett 4-9-8; Mal Craig 3-6-8.

Sensas HanKat Superteam AS Individual League, Round 1, Dudley No. 2 Canal, Woodside Section, Netherton, W. Mids. Sun. John Cartwright (Red Lantern AC) 6-14-4; Karl Haywood (Sportsman AA) 5-1-3; Lee Woodhouse (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 4-12-4; Steve ‘Minty' Jones (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 4-7-12; Sir David Sheaf (Canal Kings) 4-6-0; Steve Randall (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 4-3-9.

Sensas HanKat Superteam AS Open, Stourbridge Canal, Tank Section (Old Strike Waters), Brierley Hill, W. Mids. Sat. Tony Bowen (Canal Kings) 6-9-9; Dave Clawley 6-6-14; Lee Woodhouse (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 5-12-7; Chris Furnival (Sportsman AC) 4-1-0; Dick Tranter (WMP Maver/Spotted Fin) 3-11-3; Andy Curless (Browning Central) 3-10-13.

Sportsman AA Open, Walsall Canal (BCN), Moors Mill Lane Section, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. Dave Sheaf (Canal Kings) 12-1-0; Steve Broome (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 9-11-0; Pete Lamb (Sportsman AA) 6-10-7; Dave Hughes (Sensas Black Country) 5-10-11; Les Owen (Sportsman AA) 5-4-0.

Sportsman AC Open, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Tipton, W. Mids. Wed. Mal Galliers (Sportsman AA) 16-1-0; Mick Hawkins (Sportsman AC) 5-3-0; Les Wardley (Sportsman AC) 4-10-0; John Babbington (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 4-8-0; Baz Buckley (Sportsman AC) 4-2-0; Gary Atkins (Sportsman AC) 3-10-0.

Stoke City DAA Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Gnosall, Staffs. Sat (21 fished). Simon Nickless (Sensas Black Country) 9-15-0 (perch); Keith Hulland (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 7-10-8 (skimmers and roach); ‘Big' Colin Talbot (Sparks MG) 7-5-2 (perch); Kevin Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 6-0-12 (one perch plus squatt-fish); Dave McCall (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 5-0-8 (skimmers and little roach); Dave Dale (Wolverhampton) 4-8-2 (one bream plus bits).

Taunton AA President's Cup, Round 6, River Tone, Newbridge, Summerset. Sun (19 fished). Dan Baldwin 19-10-0 (over a thousand bleak); Tony Goodland 17-0-0 (bleak); Chris Parr 14-12-0 (quality roach). Sections: Steve Hall 10-8-0 (roach); Adam Rich 12-10-0 (roach).

Thornhill AC Tuesday Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, Kirklees, W. Yorks. Tues. Simon Wain (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits NW) 3-14-0 (roach, perch and skimmers); Keith Marshall (Tri-Cast Calder) 3-10-0 (skimmers, perch and roach); James Wheelhouse (Tri-Cast Calder) 3-1-0; Anthony Darson (Elland) 2-7-0; Brian Kellett (Thornhill AC) 1-13-0.

Thornhill AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, Kirklees, W. Yorks. Sat (14 fished). Nigel Storr (Matrix) 3-13-0 (roach, perch and skimmers); Garry Bennett (Matrix Halifax) 3-3-0 (roach and perch); Dave Pitt (Mirfield AC) 2-13-0; Simon Wain (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits NW) 2-11-0; Andy Andrew ‘Sweeney' Turner (Tri-Cast Calder) 2-7-0; (Joint 6th) Owen Jackson (AJ Jewson) 2-6-0; Brian Kellett (Thornhill AC) 2-6-0.

Tring Old Codgers, Grand Union Canal (Aylesbury Arm), Dixon's Gap Bridge Section, Tring, Herts. Tues (8 fished). Dave Harris 4-2-0 (three roach, a bream and a gudgeon); Martin Rodwell 1-3-0; Phil Liggett 0-12-12; Dave Moore 0-10-12.

Wolverhampton Over 60's Club Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Wheaton Aston, Staffs. Wed. Mick Westwood (Norton Canes) 7-13-10; Derek Owen (Rough Hay AC) 4-13-10; Bernie Leatherbarrow (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 3-13-7; K. Roberson 3-3-10; Arthur Shaw (Wolverhampton AA/Rough Hay AC) 3-2-9; Steve Dudley (Sensas Black Country) 3-2-8.


Angling Trust Oxford Teams of Eight Winter League, Round 4, River Thames, Medley to Folly Bridge, Oxon. Sun (48 fished). Ian Young (Drennan Oxford) 15-8-0 (mainly perch); Darren Wright (Colmic A4) 12-2-0 (all perch); Liam Page-Smith (Colmic A4) 10-4-0 (all perch); Stuart Keable (Colmic A4) 7-10-0. Teams: Drennan Oxford 40 (3 section wins): Colmic A4 40 (2 section wins); Top Tackle 25. League: Drennan Oxford 4; Colmic A4 11; Maidenhead 13.

Bibby's/Stone & District AC, River Trent, Great Haywood, Staffs. Sun. Kim Jones 14-12-0 (small chub); Terry Proctor 9-8-0 (mixed bag of small fish); Ian Goodman 9-0-0 (grayling); Paul Walkden 8-6-0 (two chub); Dave Mason 5-11-0; Darren Blackburn 4-12-0.

Bridgnorth AS Comrades Match, River Severn, Private East Bank, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun 23rd Oct. Dave George 33-12-0 (five barbel); Paul Skidmore 28-3-0 (four barbel); John Gill 13-7-0 (one 9lb barbel plus chub and perch); Brian Preece 9-9-0; Rick Rogers 7-8-0; Paul Field 7-4-0.

Bridgnorth AS Members Match, River Severn, Linley Bank Stretch, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. Dave Dickinson (Rowley) 18-2-0 (two good barbel plus four chub); Richard Duke (Milo) 16-4-0 (three decent barbel plus eels); Brian Preece (Bridgnorth AS) 13-10-0 (three barbel); Barry Cooper (Whitchurch) 12-12-0 (four chub); Phil Evans (Telford) 12-8-0 (a brace of barbel and one eel).

Droitwich Spa Members Only, Warwickshire Avon, Twyning, Glos. Thurs. John Swain 5-4-0; Richard Ford 4-9-8; Les Sanders 4-0-4; Mike Shellard 3-12-0; Gary Seadon 2-9-4; Alf Hand 2-2-4.

Gillingham AA 2nd Winter Championship 2022, River Stour, Highbridge to Catholics, Dorset. Sun. Jason Mills 15-0-0 (three chub plus lots of chublets and roach); Clive Pettifer 9-14-0 (three chub and lots of roach; Jason Randall 9-4-0; Kev Harvey 9-0-0; Steve Musitano 8-12-0; Jack Stamp 8-5-0.

Kidderminster & District AA Teams of Three 2022, River Severn, Bewdley, Worcs. Sat. Section A: Wayne Rolston 18-14-0; Gary Weaver 18-4-0; Matt Hamilton 12-8-0. Section B: Mick Wilkes 23-8-0; Nigel Marchington 16-8-0; Tony Avery 12-2-0. Section C: William Neath 20-12-0; Andy Price 16-5-0; Gary Mason 13-14-0. Teams: KGG 43 (42-4-0); Mark's Tackle 43 (38-6-0); Sensas Smithy's 39; Milo Red 37; Jim's Mates 33; Bridgnorth AS 28 (22-10-0); Odd Bods 28 (21-0-0); Woolies Wonders 26; Turner's Tossers 25; Feeder Masters 23.

Malvern Angling Club River Series, River Severn, Holdfast, Worcs. Sun., 26th Oct. John Bolton 69-8-0 (bream to 6lb, skimmers and a 2lb specimen roach); Chris Loveridge 52-6-0; Dave Green 29-14-0; Tony Miessner 23-4-0; Paul Weaving 22-0-0; Steve Williams 15-1-0.

Nene/Towcester AC, River Nene, Billing Bridge, Northants. Sun 23rd Oct. Rob Pottinger 7-0-0; Mick Goodridge 5-0-0; Les Goodridge 3-11-0.

Northwich AA Open, River Weaver, Boats & Willowbeds Sections, Northwich, Ches. Sat. Alex Clegg 13-2-0 (roach); Kev Simpson 12-1-4; Ian Belfield 11-8-4.

River Medway Open, River Medway, Barming, Kent. Wed. Mick Roberts 9-6-0 (chub, roach and perch); Fred Brown 6-14-0; Gary Flint 5-11-0; Pat Newman 5-3-0; Kevin Clarkson 4-13-0; Barry Mann 4-6-0.

Rotherham UAF Open, River Don, Sprotbrough, S. Yorks. Sun. J. Bromilow (Jack's Lads) 18-4-0; J. Cameron (Normanton/Spotted Fin) 15-15-0; S. Gallagher (Normanton/Spotted Fin) 15-0-0; D. Armitage (Frenzee) 14-12-0; K. Vickers (Rotherham) 13-15-0.

Spilsby AA, River Steeping, Wainfleet, Lincs. Wed. Mick Stamp 13-0-0; Dave Ashmore 12-2-0; Andy Dillamore 9-8-0; Stevie Richardson 8-15-0; Alan Gregory 7-13-0; (Joint 6th) Steve Nurse 6-12-0; Wayne Easter 6-12-0. Sun. Bob Smith 12-4-0; Don Green 11-2-0; Brian Blackamore 10-8-0; Kev Wilson 10-6-0; Steve Harper 10-1-0; Mick Stamp 9-2-0.

Thornhill AC Open, River Calder, Mirfield, Kirklees, W. Yorks. Sun 23rd Oct. Eric Wright 12-14-0; Andy Hudson 6-1-0; Dave Pitt 5-4-0.

Winsford DAA Wednesday Open, River Weaver, Marina Length, Winsford, Ches. Wed. S. Preece (Drennan NW) 5-10-0; I. Henry (Cadence NW/Bait-Tech) 5-7-0; P. Watson 5-1-0; B. Hawkins 3-8-0.


Long Eaton Fed., Brewery Ponds, Shardlow, Derbys. Wed. Alec Whitmore (Nathan's of Derby) 92-0-0 (tench and bream); Steve Till (Long Eaton Fed.) 8-7-0; John Brockway (Long Eaton Fed.) 5-1-0; Alan Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 4-11-0; Jim Marcer (Belper) 4-1-0; Rob Pembridge (Soldiers & Sailors) 3-5-0.


Barlborough Springs Fishery Open, Barlborough, Chesterfield, Derbys. Sat. John Sanderson 51-7-0; Neil Lindley 37-6-0; Phil Shaw 32-7-0.

Barston Lakes Open, Solihull, W. Mids. Sun 23rd Oct. Grant Merrett 467-0-0 (NEW SIX HOUR MATCH RECORD); Stu Palsar 240-0-0; Paul Terry 190-0-0.

Bateman Vine AC, Monkhall Fishery, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Buzzard Pool. N. Gater (Bateman Vine AC) 86-7-0; C. Hariss (Bateman Vine AC) 57-8-0; R. Ashmore (Bateman Vine AC) 53-8-0; S. Checkitts (Bateman Vine AC) 47-4-0.

Bitterwell Lake Silvers Match, Coalpit Heath, Westerleigh, S. Glos. Tues. Maddy Jordan 22-1-0 (skimmers and big roach); Mark Cook 20-6-0; Steve Tanner 16-15-0; Matt Challenger 15-2-0; Mark Taylor 13-11-0; Paul Isaacs 13-6-0.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Open, Pine, Trio & West Lakes (24 fished). Mick Reed (Frenzee) 108-5-0 (carp to 15lb); Jack Howarth (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 75-9-0 (carp to 8lb); Alan Sharman 73-8-0.

Bradshaw Hall Fisheries, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Sat., Open, Lake 8 & Loop. John Bradshaw 52-3-0; Paul Jagger 37-7-0; Dave Oates 33-2-0.

Brookside Fisheries, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Snake Lakes 1 & 2. Steve Conroy 64-15-0; Nick Butterworth 38-1-0; Stuart Conroy 34-8-0.

Castle Ashby Opens, Grendon, Northants. Wed 19th Oct., Brickyard Lake. Phil Wintle 45-4-0; Shaun Weed 33-8-0; Nigel Longstaff 24-2-0. Sun 23rd Oct., Scotland Lake. Phil Bardell 28-7-0; Ian Pretty 27-7-0; Dan Diment 26-0-0. Sun 23rd Oct., Grendon Lake. Colin Harris 17-12-0; Gary Underwood 14-2-0; Phil White 8-14-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC, Barby Banks, Barby, Warks. Sun 23rd Oct. Gil Corn 10-12-0; Terry Smith 8-7-0; Ray Ayres 6-6-0.

Four Counties AC, Robinwood Fishery, Melbourne, Derbys. Sat., Lake One. Andy Chapman 11-5-0; Tony Scott 10-1-0; Mark Deakin 9-2-0; Dave Giles 7-10-0; Julian Warrington 7-0-0; John Harper 6-10-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Open, Match Pool (15 fished). Dennis Lutwyche (Hawkesbury) 80-10-0 (carp to 15lb); Robert Woodfield (Hawkesbury) 65-3-0 (carp to 12lb); Craig Kidd (Hawkesbury) 58-14-0 (carp to 9lb).

High Heyes Farm Fishery (The Catteries) Open, Chorley, Lancs. Sun. Adie Twist 114-0-0; Damian Brierley 82-8-0; James Declouet 53-0-0.

Lingmere Fishery, Moreton, The Wirral. Sat. M. Owens 66-15-0; S. Boyd 64-5-0; John Edwards 56-2-0.

Monkhall Fishery, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sat 22nd Oct., Open, Lark & Owl Pools. Andy Kyte (Middle Severn Angling) 197-8-0; Ash Davies (Monkhall) 157-6-0; Wayne Harding (Little Dawley AC) 145-8-0. Sun 23rd Oct., Open, Buzzard Pool. Simon Harris (Little Dawley AC) 221-10-0; Simon Healey (Little Dawley AC) 149-14-0; Rob Williams (Monkhall) 138-6-0. Wed., Open, Hawk Pool. Andy Griffiths (Monkhall) 175-4-0; Jack Williams (Spotted Fin) 167-0-0; Shawn Hughes (Shire Oak) 119-10-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre, Open, Rover (16 fished). Lee Heaven 203-3-0 (F1s, £100 bonus peg); Pete Heaven 155-5-0; Nick Jukes 152-5-0. Sat., Open, Rover. Martin Wood 133-13-0 (carp and F1s); Dave Elliott 105-15-0; Lee Richards 71-3-0. Sun., Open, Little Geary's Pool (16 fished). Dave Childs 109-4-0 (carp and F1s); Luke Newton 82-8-0; Des Jarvis 81-10-0.

Quarry Pool Fishery Open, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Thurs. Steve Owen (Monkhall) 132-6-0; Tony Price (Chestnut Tree AC) 81-5-0; Mark Evans (Oswestry) 74-15-0; Fred Cook (Woodstone Warriors) 74-2-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery Silver Fish Winter League, Edwinstowe, Notts. Sat., Sherwood Lake. Rob Atkins 31-9-0; Paul Ashley 31-1-0; Tyler Bird 26-0-0.

The Chris Hill Any Method Silvers Only League, Round 1, Barston Lakes, Solihull, W. Mids. Sun (59 fished). (Joint 1st) Brian Clarke 50-8-0; Jim Parrish 50-8-0; R. Hipkiss 47-0-0; Simon Farmer 47-0-0; Steve Seaborn 45-0-0; Daz Fisher 39-10-0.

The Oaks Lakes, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Open, Cedar Lake. Steve Luck 78-2-0 (F1s); Chris Kendall 63-4-0; Steve Spears 59-8-0.

The Old Codgers, Lower Broadheath Fishery, (The Jam Factory), Worcester, Worcs. Sat. John Eales 76-14-0; Tom Farrell 68-4-0; Jim Hill 63-5-0.

Todber Manor £10,000 Master of the Manor Final 2022, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat. Overall winner: Pete Upperton 548-0-0 (Hill View Lake). Sections: Hill View Lake A: Dave Willmott 262-0-0; Jack Stamp 254-8-0. Hill View Lake B: Callum Dicks 357-6-0; Greg Welsby 322-6-0. Ash Lake: Des Shipp 354-10-0; Nick Chedzoy 287-8-0. Homeground Lake: Andy Power 448-10-0; Paul Holland 312-4-0.

Tollerton Ponds, York. N. Yorks. Sat., Open, Heron Pond. Phil Noble 174-11-0; Chris Kitchen 155-2-0; Andy Quarmby 116-15-0.

Tri-Cast Old Hough Fishery £5,000 Final Qualifying Open, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Big Max, Boulders, Goose & Lower Benbo Pools. Andy May (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 153-13-0; Jamies Hughes (Matrix) 122-2-0; Dave Pimlott (Frenzee) 88-5-0; Carl Liddle (Tackle Tarts) 86-6-0; Paul Reynolds (Wrexham) 76-7-0; Mark Halliwell (Matrix LTB) 76-4-0. Qualifiers: Andy May; Carl Liddle.

Viaduct Fishery, Somerton, Somerset. Sat., Open, Campbell Lake. Phil Hardwick 182-2-0; Gary Hurn 109-12-0; Kristin Hurn 83-13-0. Silvers: Mark Blake 54-1-0; Stu Woods 37-3-0; Matt Skyme 33-10-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Sat., Open, Canal Pool. Allan Hughes 48-10-0; Wayne Jones 36-1-0; Joe Oulton 21-12-0.

Whitmore Fisheries, Greenhalgh, Preston, Lancs. Sat., Open, East Canal. Nick Thompson 112-9-0; Louis Mower 54-10-0; Warren Crolla 52-15-0.

Last Edited: 31 October 2022

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