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Angling match results for the week ending 9 January 2022

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

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Boland Selby Teams of Three, Aire & Calder Canal, Pollington, East Riding of Yorkshire. Sat. Dave Brooks 5-14-0; Helen Dagnall 5-3-0. (only top two supplied and no team placings).

Daves of Middlewich Individual Winter League, Round 1, Trent & Mersey Canal, Sandbach & Wheelock, Ches. Sun (62 fished). Peter Gradwell (Liverpool AS) 10-6-0 (caster-roach to 10oz); Bob Yeomans (Crewe MG) 10-3-0; Alan Smith (Unattached) 9-1-0; John Leeds (Tri-Cast Rochddale) 7-14-0; Simon Preece (Cresta Gamakatsu) 7-1-0; Steve Fogel (Crewe MG) 5-6-0.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Slade Heath, Coven, Staffs. Sun. Steve Thomson (Goodyear AC) 7-14-0 (220 punch-roach); Dave Holbrook (Goodyear AC) 6-4-0 (inc. a 4lb pike); Mark Foster (Goodyear AC) 2-7-9; Michael Thomson (Goodyear AC) 2-5-0; Tommy Cross (Goodyear AC) 1-14-0.

Hodnet AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Market Drayton Marina Section, Market Drayton, Shrops. Sun. Paul Edwards 11-10-0; Roy Cooper 2-10-0; Terry Nutt 1-2-8.

Liverpool & District AA Sweep, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Maghull, Merseyside. Wed. Ant Lloyd 6-0-0; Ross Whiteman 2-14-0; Paul Kennils 1-13-0.

Sensas HanKat Superteam AS Two-Day Christmas Festival, Dudley No. 1 Canal, Waterfront Section, Brierley Hill, W. Mids. Tues 28th Dec., Day One. Tony Walsh (Sensas) 8-13-0; Bob Coles (Northampton) 7-7-4; Rob Quinn (Daiwa Dorking) 5-0-12; Ryan Hardman (Sensas Black Country) 4-12-5; Martin Owen (Sensas Black Country) 4-6-8. Wed 29th Dec., Day Two, Dudley No. 1 Canal, Link 51 Section, Merry Mill, W. Mids. Neil Turner (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 9-10-9; Steve Dudley (Sensas Black Country) 9-7-10; Louis Worton (Dudley) 8-15-5; Ryan Hardman (Sensas Black Country) 5-4-8; Brent Wilkes (Matrix Dynamite Trentmen) 5-4-3. Festival overall: Micky Howell (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 2 (on weight); Brent Wilkes (Matrix Dynamite Trentmen) 2; Ryan Hardman (Sensas Black Country) 3 (on weight); Martin Owen (Sensas Black Country) 3; Neil Turner (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 4.

Sensas HanKat Superteam AS Open, Dudley No. 1 Canal, Woodside Pegs 155-183 Waterfront, Brierley Hill, W. Mids. Sat. Shane Bassett (Sensas Black Country) 2-5-0; Dave Hughes (Sensas Black Country) 1-12-6; Lee Woodhouse (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 1-6-0; Karl Haywood (Sportsman AA) 0-10-6.

Sensas Lifestyle MG/Izaak Walton (Stafford) AA Open, Shropshire Union Canal, High Onn Boats Section, nr. Wheaton Aston, Staffs. Sat. Colin Talbot (Sensas Black Country) 4-4-8; Fred ‘the Bread' Cheetham (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 4-0-0; Dave McCall (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 3-13-0; Glenn Law (Sparks MG) 3-8-8; Dennis Sumner (Fatty's Bait & Tackle) 1-11-4; Kevin Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 1-10-4.

Sportsman AC Opens, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Tunnel End Section, Dudley Port, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. Steve Broome (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 12-1-0 (skimmers and roach); Mark Whiles (Sportsman AC) 7-13-0; Gary Atkins (Sportsman AC) 6-5-0; Lee Woodhouse (Sensas HanKat AS Superteam) 6-2-0; Pete Cartwright (Bridgnorth AS) 1-10-0; Dennis Hamilton (Sportsman AC) 0-11-0. Sun. John Babbington (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 11-4-0; Baz Buckley (Sportsman AC) 7-9-0; (Joint 3rd) Mal Galliers (Sportsman AC) 5-14-0; Trev Dangerfield (Sportsman AC) 5-14-0; Lee Woodhouse (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 4-12-0.

Tring Old Codgers, Grand Union Canal, Winkwell Up, Bourne End, Hemel Hempstead, Herts. Tues. Paul Hedges 1-8-0; Andy Allday 0-15-0; Dave Moore 0-10-8; Pete Leech 0-8-0.

Wigan AA, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Martland Mill above the lock Section, Wigan, Gtr. Manchester. Wed. G. Mortimer 8-12-0; A. Crook 6-4-0; P. Robinson 5-12-0.

Worcester & Birmingham Canal Open, Worcester & Birmingham Canal, Blockhouse & Factories Sections, Worcester, Worcs. Sun 2nd Jan. D. Fisher 8-11-0; Chris Ballard 7-1-8; M. Sam 6-5-7; Phil Simmitt 5-5-4; D. Yeomans 5-2-7; Colin Jew 5-1-8.


Bridgnorth Comrades AS Match, River Severn, Golf Practice Green & Top of the Golf Course Sections, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. Paul Skidmore 2-0-0 (one chub). (no other anglers caught).

Newport AC Individual League, River Ouzel, Castle & Riverside Meadows, Newport Pagnell, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun 2nd Jan. Martin Cunniffe 26-4-0 (seven bream plus bits); Paul Chapman 18-2-0 (roach); Dave Tebutt 16-12-0.

Northwich AA Mini League 2022, Round 1, River Weaver, Newbridge, Boats & Dredger Sections, Northwich, Ches. Sat (48 fished). Lewis Breeze (AGK) 34-14-0 (bream); Alex Clegg (Wigan MG) 7-15-0; Chris Gorral (Matrix UTD) 3-8-0. Winning team on the day: Matrix UTD.

River Steeping Opens, River Steeping, Wainfleet All Saints, Lincs. Sun 2nd Jan. Bob Smith 17-5-0; Don Green 15-6-0; Mick Stamp 13-7-0; Nige Butler 12-12-0; Denis Houghton 12-10-0; Mark Cook 12-9-0. Wed. Pete Harker 7-6-0; Don Green 6-6-0; Derek Skinner 5-12-0; Alan Gregory 5-6-8; Alan Slater 5-4-0; Alec Rawlings 4-15-0.

Rotherham UAF Open, River Don, Sprotbrough, S. Yorks. Sun. B. Hague (Rotherham Raiders) 6-15-0; P. Holmes (Daiwa Dons) 5-2-0; Alan Spencer (Wakefield) 2-1-0.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Blackfords Progressive Winter League, Round 5, Calf Heath Reservoir, nr. Gailey, Staffs. Sat. Shane Hodgkinson 6-7-0; Brian Ashley 5-12-0; Neville Bailey Snr. 4-14-0.

Carr Mill Dam Open, Carr Mill Dam, St. Helens, Merseyside. Bank Holiday Mon. Paul Gregory 10-6-0; Derek Bennett 10-2-0; Lee Addy 9-0-0.

Earlswood Lakes Winter League, Round 1, Solihull, W. Mids. Sat., Windmill ‘Yachter' Lake. Maurice Williams 11-14-0; John Snelson 10-8-0; Rob Fryer 8-0-0.

Golden Rod Feeder Championship Qualifier, Boddington Reservoir, nr. Byfield, Northants. Sat. Danny Wilson 24-4-0 (two carp); Mick Slater 20-8-0; J. Jagger 15-6-0. Qualifiers: Danny Wilson, Tom Scholey, Nick Speed.


Hodnet AC, Common Pool, Goldstone, Shrops. Thurs. Steve Neale 13-0-0; Terry Nutt 6-15-8; Colin Roberts 4-0-0.

Port Sunlight Angling Club, Fireman's Pond, Willaston, Neston, Ches. Sat. Tony Traynor 21-10-0; Paul Taylor 11-8-0; Gary Wells 7-3-0.


Aston Park Fisheries Silver Fish Winter League, Round 5, Sheffield, S. Yorks. Sat., Split & Lilly Lakes. Leon Hardwick 13-2-0; Rob Jagger 12-4-0; Andy Kirk 8-12-0.

Birch House Lakes Opens, Ednaston, Ashbourne, Derbys. Tues 28th Dec. Darran Bickerton 13-5-0 (skimmers and perch); Sam Wildsmith 7-2-0; Harry Hyde-Farrington 5-1-0.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Open, Trio, Pine & East Lakes. Mick Reed (Tri-Cast) 30-13-0; Gary Ainscough 16-0-0; Steve Green (Warrington) 8-0-0.

Bostrom AC, Spring Pools, Rugby, Warks. Sun 2nd Jan. Ken Hazel 39-0-0; Chris Freeman 25-0-0; Chris Oliver 19-0-0.

Castle Ashby Opens, Grendon, Northants. Wed 29th Dec. Gary Millward 21-12-0; Graham Prince 17-6-0; Paul Robinson 11-0-0. Sun 2nd Jan. Gary Millward 29-8-0; Paul Robinson 20-9-0; Wayne Robinson 19-9-0. Sun 2nd Jan., Pairs Match, Grendon Lake & Scotland Pond (36 fished). Mark Tottingham 42-1-0; Steve Reid 31-10-0; Ben Lawrence 22-3-0. Pairs: 1st Mark Morgan & Richard Lattimer; 2nd Ben Lawrence & Dave Mildred; 3rd Steve Reid & Richard Lattimer.

Firswood Fisheries Open, Skelmersdale, Lancs. Sat. Andy Pearson 63-3-0; Allan Falzon 39-3-0; Andy Kirk 34-0-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Match Pool. Dennis Lutwyche (Hawkesbury) 18-2-0 (three carp); Lee Raynor (Leicester) 14-2-0 (two carp plus bream); Craig Kidd (Hawkesbury) 13-9-0 (two carp).

High Heyes Farm Open (The Catteries), Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat. Mike McGrath 29-8-0 Andy Davis 25-0-0; Geoff Farnworth 23-4-0.

Ivy House Lakes, Chippenham, N. Wilts. Sat., Open, Kingfisher Lake. Rob Guppy 65-2-0; John Morgan 39-10-0; M. Oram 22-10-0.

Lingmere Fishery Open, Birkenhead, The Wirral. Sat. B. Bascombe 31-8-0; S. Boyd 31-0-0; A. Dewhurst 28-3-0.

Mathern Mill Fishery Open, Hayesgate, Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Wales. Sat. Sean Wilson 27-9-0; Richard Ahern 27-6-0; Rob Skerrett 18-3-0.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Open, Swallow Pool. Jamie Rhoden (Spring Lea) 36-8-0; Clive Wynn (Monkhall) 35-12-0; Nathan Spain (Monkhall) 33-0-0. Sat., Open, Hawk Pool. Andy Kyte (Middle Severn Angling) 47-8-0; Adam Rumble (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 39-12-0; Dean Elsmore (Matrix Phil's Tackle) 32-10-0. Sun., Open, Owl & Kingfisher Pools. Kev Hayes (Monkhall) 88-12-0; Andy Kyte (Middle Severn Angling) 67-4-0; Mick Cope (Swan AC) 60-2-0.

NISA Feeders Open, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Wed., Lambsdown Pool. Mick Bull (Frenzee) 28-12-0 (skimmers); Shaun Weed (Old Works AC) 20-0-0; Rob Lowe (Old Works AC) 16-0-0; Danny Alexander 3-11-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Bank Holiday Mon., Open, Anniversaries, Little Geary's & Willow Pools. Martin Wood 79-2-0 (carp and F1s); Lee Richards 64-3-0; Ian Keywood 49-10-0. Wed., Open, Rover. Dave Elliott 62-11-0; Jon Arthur 56-12-0; Nick Jukes 36-12-0. Sat., Solihull Angling Centre Xmas Match, All Pools (60 fished). Pete Murray 38-8-0; James Morris 33-12-0; Nick Jukes 30-5-0; Lee Cosgrove 24-12-0; Dean Harris 21-5-0; Steve Atkins 18-10-0.

Partridge Lakes Fishery, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Covey Lakes 5 & 6 (34 fished). Mike Senior 27-13-0; Mike Gabbitas 20-12-0; Ellis Leigh 18-9-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Dave Mortlock Over 60's Open, Sycamore Pool. Steve Owen (Monkhall) 51-0-0; Dave Mortlock (Preston Innovations Boldings) 37-2-0; Mick Jamieson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 29-12-0. Mon., Oswestry AC Open, Ash & Beech Pools. Andy Price (OAC) 71-4-0; Paul Hemming (Monkhall) 62-0-0; Ken Humphreys (Oswestry AC) 52-0-0. Thurs., Dave Mortlock Over 50's Open, Sycamore Pool. Terry Edwards (Swan Elite) 37-5-0; Steve Poloski (Preston Innovations Boldings) 35-6-0; Mick Jamieson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 29-13-0. Sat., Open, Chestnut Pool. Ian Hughton (Preston Innovations Boldings) 51-0-0; Steve Hall (Oswestry) 44-7-0; Gary Hick (Oswestry) 40-0-0. Sun., Gaz Willey Open, Chestnut Pool. Chris Lane (Preston Innovations Boldings) 78-2-0 Colin Wozek (OAC) 57-2-0; Andy Bishop (Preston Innovations Boldings) 55-6-0.

Splinters AC, Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, Lutterworth, Leics. Wed 29th Dec. Gary Muddiman 51-6-0; Trev Griffiths 37-0-0; Tom Griffiths 34-10-0. Sun 2nd Jan. Tom Griffiths 63-4-0; Ken Andrews 39-15-0; Mark Forbes 29-11-0.

Suffolk Water Park Silvers Open, Bramford, Ipswich, Suffolk. Sat. Darren Culmer 15-4-0; Stevie Waters 8-8-0; John Southgate 5-4-0.

The Cunneries Fishery Knock-Up, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat. Mick Lloyd 23-0-0; Zacc Harvey 13-4-0; Steve Smith 8-14-0.

The Oaks Lakes Silverfish League, Round 4, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Alders, Willows, Oaks & Firs Lakes. Adam Dowd 30-3-0; James Woodraw 18-12-0; Ryan Bennett 18-10-0; Kayleigh Dowd 15-9-0.

The Oaks Lakes, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sun., Open, Alders, Willows, Oaks & Firs Lakes. Adam Dowd 17-0-0; P. Yates 15-8-0; T. Peters 14-6-0.

Todber Manor, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat., Open, Hill View Lake. Steve Hutter 171-8-0; Jonny Grey 121-0-0; Simon Stacey 114-2-0. Silvers winner: Liam Collins 4-10-0.

Tri-Cast Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Open, Rover. Simon Twadell (Old Hough) 25-11-0; Eun Powce (Tri-Cast) 24-0-0; D. Holland (Tri-Cast) 20-8-0.

Viaduct Fishery, Somerton, Somerset. Sat., Open, Campbell Lake. Simon Greening 87-0-0; Nigel Easton 74-0-0; Stu White 56-0-0. Silvers: Adrian Dew 27-0-0; John Fudge 20-0-0.

Wellingborough AC, Mill Cotton Fishery, Ringstead, Northants. Sun 2nd Jan. Paul Foster 7-13-0; Billy Underwood 6-15-0; Ady Stokes 4-14-0.

Weston Pools Silvers Open, (F1s count), Oswestry, Shrops. Sat., Canal Pool. Kristian Jones 22-15-0; Wendy Locker 22-6-0; Wayne Jones 17-1-0.

Last Edited: 10 January 2022

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