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Angling match results for the week ending 9 October 2022

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.


Bridgtown Social AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Goodyear AC Waters, 3 Hammers Golf Course Section, Coven, Staffs. Sun (11 fished). Tony Beech (Bridgtown Social AC) 4-15-6 (lots of small silvers); Terry Blyde (Bridgtown Social AC) 4-6-7 (a couple of decent perch plus bits); Harry Boothby (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-14-8; Dave Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-11-11; Roger Corbett (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-6-11; Paul Deehan (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-3-1.

Canal Kings Open, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Soho Loop, Clissold Street Section, Winson Green, B'ham. Sun. Dave Arnold (Sportsman AA) 5-10-8; Gary Owen (Loop Match) 4-14-0; Tony Bowen (Canal Kings) 4-10-0.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Slade Heath Section, Coven, Staffs. Sun. Steve Thomson (Goodyear AC) 5-12-0; John Hunter (Goodyear AC) 4-13-9; Malcolm Bethell (Goodyear AC) 4-6-10; Martin Spruce (Goodyear AC) 4-0-0; Ray Campbell (Goodyear AC) 3-7-11; Ash Cooper (Goodyear AC) 3-5-5.

Hodnet AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Market Drayton Marina Section, Market Drayton, Shrops. Thurs. Colin Roberts 15-6-0; Terry Nutt 8-11-0; Bob Parrish 6-7-0. Sun., Shropshire Union Canal, Soudley, Shrops. Bob Parrish 6-3-12; Chris Morris 4-5-14; Chris Hughes 3-9-4.

Luton AC, Grand Union Canal, Town South Section, Leighton Buzzard, Beds. Wed (18 fished). Bart Bonito 10-8-0 (mixed bag); Dave Whillock (Abbey Lads) 10-4-0 (punch-fish); Charlie Robinson 9-14-0; Steve Lathwell 7-10-0; Dave Abbott 4-0-0; Colin McBeth 3-15-8.

Nene/Towcester AC, Grand Union Canal, Furnace Lane Section, Nether Heyford, Northants. Sun 2nd Oct. Rob Pottinger 6-9-0 (mainly quality roach); Simon Cordingley 6-0-0; Mick Goodridge 5-12-0.

Non-Pennine League Open, Huddersfield Broad Canal, Huddersfield, Kirklees, W. Yorks. Sun. Lee Simpson (Tri-Cast Calder) 4-9-0; Dave Balmforth (Preston NW) 3-13-0; Chris Smith (Slaithwaite) 2-14-0.

Sensas HanKat AS Teams of Four Final 2022, Dudley No. 1 Canal, Link 51 & Woodside Sections, Merry Hill, W. Mids. Sat (44 fished). Teams: Daiwa Dorking 12 (on weight); Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 12; Drennan NW 13; Loop Match 24; Sensas HanKat Superteam AS Any Colour 25; Team Charnwood 26 (on weight).

Sensas Lifestyle MG/Izaak Walton (Stafford) AA Teams of Six Autumn/Winter League, Round 2, Shropshire Union Canal, Little Onn & High Onn Sections, nr. Wheaton Aston, Staffs. Sun (78 fished). Ben Garbett (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 7-9-8 (mixed bag); Mick Hatchard (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 6-3-8 (a couple of big perch plus bits); Kevin Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 5-7-3; Derek Owen (Four Ashes AC) 5-6-4; Les Olszewski (Team Eclipse) 5-1-0; Mark Roberson (Browning West Midlands) 4-13-4. Teams: Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 15; Team Eclipse 36; Bag'em/Maver Midlands 37; Sensas Lifestyle MG Red 38; Browning West Midlands 40; Sensas Black Country Gold 42. League: Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 39; Bag'em/Maver Midlands 60; (Joint 3rd) Sensas Black Country Gold 78; Sensas Lifestyle MG Red 78; Drennan NW 81; Sensas Black Country Green 82.

Sportsman AA Open, Walsall Canal (BCN), Moors Mill Lane Section, Ocker Hill, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. Chris Taylor (Sportsman AA) 4-14-8 (skimmers and roach); Dave Sheaf (Canal Kings) 4-10-2; Dave Anderson (Sportsman AA) 3-1-4; Karl Haywood (Sportsman AA) 2-0-12; Baz Buckley (Sportsman AC) 1-15-9.

Stoke City DAA Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Gnosall, Staffs. Sat. Richard Guest (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 6-5-0 (squatt and pinkie-fish); Gordon Griffiths (Oswestry) 5-6-6 (roach and skimmers); Paul Dobing (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 4-14-0 (roach and skimmers); John Hanna (Browning West Midlands) 4-11-8 (roach and skimmers); Kevin Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 4-11-4 (roach and skimmers); Dave Dale (Wolverhampton) 4-11-0.

Tring Old Codgers, Grand Union Canal, Bank Mill Section, Dacorum, Herts. Tues (12 fished). Martin Rodwell 4-12-8; A. Steve 3-15-0; Dave Moore 3-14-8; Dave Harris 3-2-0.

Wigan DAA, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Adlington Marina Section, Chorley, Lancs. Wed. Gordon Houilbecq 3-3-8 (a 1lb perch plus smaller samples); Ian Leach 2-10-4; Rob Holt 2-7-12.

Wolverhampton Over 60's Club Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Goodyear AC Waters, Shawhall Lane to Ball Lane Section, Coven, Staffs. Wed (19 fished). Mel ‘Killer' Wood (Four Ashes AC) 7-8-13 (330 gudgeon); John Hanna (Browning West Midlands) 4-4-12; Alan Round (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 4-2-6; Bernie Leatherbarrow (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 3-13-13; Barry Williams (Fatty's & Bait & Tackle) 3-7-0; Derek Owen (Rough Hay AC) 2-13-0.


Angling Trust Oxford Teams of Eight Winter League, Round 2, River Thames, Clanfield, Oxon. Sun (48 fished). James Andrews (Colmic A4) 14-3-0 (chub); Martin Kirk (Colmic A4) 10-2-0 (chub and perch); Dave Earles (Clanfield) 9-6-0 (inc. an 8lb barbel); Lee Prater (Maidenhead) 8-7-0. Teams: Drennan Oxford 37; Maidenhead 35; Colmic A4 30. League: Drennan Oxford 2; Maidenhead 5; Top Tackle 6.

Cadence PSF River Teams of Three 2022, Bridgnorth AS Waters, River Severn, Bridgnorth, Shrops. (ZONE A), KDAA Waters, River Severn, Bewdley, Worcs. (ZONE B) & Barford AA Waters, Warwickshire Avon, Barford, Warks. (Zone C) Sat. Individuals Zone A: Geoff Brierley 23-0-0; Pete Sturmey 17-2-0; Brian Preece 16-15-0. Individuals Zone B: Phil Amos 26-0-0; Lee Richards 17-6-0; Paul Chivers 9-10-0. Individuals Zone C: Rob Brennan 13-8-0; Gareth Coughtrie 9-9-0; Mick Spragg 6-1-0. Teams: Mark's Tackle Blue 28; ABC Baits 25; Chalkie's Heroes 23; Milo Bait-Tech Black 22; Barford Elite 21; Team Wonders 20 (on weight).

Droitwich Spa Members Only, Warwickshire Avon, Twyning, Glos. Thurs. John Swain 6-7-12; Richard Ford 5-11-8; Les Sanders 4-15-12; Mike Shellard 4-9-12; Colin Jew 4-3-12; Derek English 3-4-12.

Northants/Nene AC, River Nene, Islip, N. Northants. Sun (20 fished). Dave Gibbins 6-13-0 (inc. a 3lb chub and 3lb of perch); Rob Pottinger 6-6-0 (punch-roach); John Broughton 5-2-0 (hemp-roach).

Northwich AA Open, River Weaver, Dredger Section, Northwich, Ches. Sat. Ade Piggott 14-13-0 (bream and skimmers); Stu Price 6-3-4; Martin Lenihan 5-14-8.

Olney & Clifton FA Open, River Gt. Ouse, Olney, Bucks. Tues (21 fished). Gary Underwood 23-1-0 (chub and perch); Joe Roberts 9-11-0; Mark Franklin 8-6-0.

Rotherham UAF Don Championship 2022, River Don, Sprotbrough, Cadeby & Denaby, S. Yorks. Sun 2nd Oct. A. Spencer (Rotherham) 12-8-0 (roach); G. Brown (Tackle Traders) 11-10-0; P. Kozyra (Leeds) 10-2-0; G. Hall (Rotherham) 10-1-0.

Sensas Commercial House League, Round 3, Bristol Avon, Swineford to Jack Whites, S. Glos. Sun 2nd Oct. Leigh Wakefield (Sensas Nomads) 31-9-0 (mainly chub); Andrew Cranston (Sensas Nomads) 21-9-0 (mainly dace and roach); Jack Jones (Sensas Nomads) 17-8-0 (hemp-fish); Andy Britt (Mosella Bathampton) 15-11-0; Paddy Merrett (M&N Electrical Services) 14-14-0; Lee Warden (M&N Electrical Services) 14-2-0. Teams: Sensas Nomads 26; M&S Electrical Services 21; Midland Spinner 19; Mosella Bathampton 18; Crown 5. League: Mosella Bathampton 63; Sensas Nomads 62; M&N Electrical Services 59; Midland Spinner 56; Crown 27.

Storey's Halesowen RBL, Lower River Severn, Ripple, Worcs. Sun. Kevin Clarke (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 35-10-0 (bream to 5lb); Lawrie Mulheron (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 23-7-0; Gary Weaver (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 22-3-0; Andy Sloan (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 12-1-0; Brian Smith (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 9-0-0.

The John Morris Memorial Match, River Gt. Ouse, Biddenham, Beds. Sun 2nd Oct (16 fished). Dave Smith (Abbey Lads) 6-2-0; Liam Willis (Abbey Lads) 5-12-0; Keith Ward (Abbey Lads) 4-5-0; Les Bolland (King's Arms) 3-7-0; Peter Deppe (Abbey Lads) 3-4-0; Phil Hipgrave (King's Arms) 2-6-0. (£180 raised for the Groundwork charity).

Wellingborough AC, River Nene, Ditchford, Wellingborough, Northants. Sun 2nd Oct. Graham Prince 5-1-0; Andy Webster 4-9-0; Nick Antonacci 4-6-0.

Winsford DAA Open, River Weaver, Red Lion PH & Marina Lengths, Winsford, Ches. Wed. J. Warburton 9-10-0; M. Taylor 9-2-0; I. Henry (Cadence NW/Bait-Tech) 8-2-0.

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Boddington Classic 3-Dayer 2022, Boddington Reservoir, nr. Byfield, Northants. Wed 28th Sept., Day One. Mike Hammond 344-0-0; Dave Meadows 195-0-0; Ian Whitson 183-0-0; Simon Heyes 162-8-0; Joe Jaggar 114-0-0. Thurs 29th Sept., Day Two. Chris Dunn 180-0-0; Dave Meadows 153-0-0; Andrew Prescott 142-0-0; Mike Hammond 137-0-0; Mick Slater 136-0-0. Fri 30th Sept., Day Three. Eric Shaw 324-8-0; Paul Conroy 303-0-0; Mathew Threlfall 243-0-0; Mick Slater 224-0-0; Barry Ellison 171-8-0. Overall: Paul Conroy 5 (522-0-0); Mick Slater 5 (446-0-0); Dave Meadows 7.


Blackfords Progressive Association Match, Kingswood Lake, Cannock, Staffs. Sat. Bob Harris 40-0-0; Neville Bailey Jnr. 33-6-0; Adam Rumble 27-8-0; Gary Johnson 18-9-0; Jordan Hall 17-8-0; Clive James 15-10-0.

Lagoon AC Vs Linford, Furtho Pit, Old Stratford, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun 2nd Oct. John Robison 12-3-0; Didder Hefferon 11-1-0; Dave Lewis 8-6-0. Teams: Lagoon AC 35-5-0; Linford 18-11-0.

Long Eaton Fed., Brewery Ponds, Shardlow, Derbys. Wed. Steve Till (Long Eaton Fed.) 13-10-0 (three tench and a bream); Pete Allwood (Long Eaton Fed.) 13-8-0; Chris Wright (Dynamite Derby Angling Federation) 12-14-0; Derek Jackson (3 Counties) 5-8-0; Jim Marcer (Belper) 5-5-0; Rob Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 4-9-0.

Milton Keynes Vets, Canons Ashby Lakes, Daventry, Northants. Wed 28th Oct. Paul Swain 11-3-0; Richard Lattimer 10-10-0; Kevin Osborne 10-0-0.

Patshull Park Fishery Open, Great Lake, Pattingham, Staffs. Wed. Steve Preece (M&S Joinery) 21-3-0 (bream and skimmers); Kevin Tipton (Sensas) 14-12-0 (bream and skimmers); Ben Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 10-15-0.

Staunton Harold Two Day Festival 2022, Staunton Harold Reservoir, Melbourne, Derbys. Sat/Sun (48 fished). Festival overall: Darren Cox 79-13-0; Mark Jones 64-13-0; Lee Jones 63-15-0; Carl Fawley 63-7-0; Pete Randle 56-8-0; Simon Farmer 56-2-0; Steve Randle 51-7-0. (paid top seven anglers).


Aston Park Fisheries Super Sunday Final 2022, Sheffield, S. Yorks. Sun 2nd Oct., Butts Lake. Matt Rosevear 81-4-0; Leon Hardwick 79-14-0; Matt Thompson 72-12-0; Ryan Whilton 62-15-0; Alan Foster 60-0-0; Steve Forster 50-8-0.

Bishop's Bowl Fishery Silvers Open, Bishop's Itchington, Warks. Sun 2nd Oct. Martin Paige 50-15-0; Josh Palmer 47-6-0; Gary Keetley 34-9-0.

Blundell's Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Open, Trio, Pine, East & Ash Lakes (42 fished). Stuart Carroll (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 112-1-0 (carp to 6lb); Joe Rowan (Absolute Angling) 97-15-0 (carp to 10lb); Chris Lake (Schlumberger) 80-1-0.

Brookside Fisheries, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Snake Lakes 1 & 2. Stuart Conroy 100-15-0; Steve Carrier 54-14-0; Gaz Sullivan 54-9-0.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants. Sun 25th Sept., Sweep Match, Scotland Lake. Mick Wheeler 59-8-0 (bream); Ben Bell 48-8-0 (bream); Ian Dray 44-4-0 (bream). Wed 28th Sept., Open, Brickyard Lake. Wayne Robinson 24-4-0; Paul Robinson 14-12-0; John Kent 13-13-0.

Cotton Outcasts, Yoke Hill Farm Fishery, Upper Benefield, Northants. Sun 2nd Oct. Paul Scrivener 45-3-0; Dave Haddon 43-13-0; Vince Battams 33-12-0.

Darlaston AC, Bells Mill Fishery, Stourbridge, Worcs. Sun. (Joint 1st) Daz Joiner (Darlaston AC) 103-9-0; Marshall Sherwood (Darlaston AC) 103-9-0; Andy Sherwood (Darlaston AC) 94-2-0; Malcolm Davies (Darlaston AC) 77-9-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC Silvers Only Match, Barby Banks, Barby, Warks. Sun 2nd Oct. Mick Holmes 9-3-0; Gil Corn 8-5-0; Mick Chambers 6-5-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Open, Match Pool (13 fished). Craig Kidd (Hawkesbury) 52-12-0 (carp to 8lb); Lee Raynor (Hawkesbury) 51-13-0 (carp to 8lb); Richard E. Grant (Hawkesbury) 48-11-0 (carp to 6lb and bream to 4lb).

High Heyes Farm Fishery (The Catteries) Open, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat. Ste Butler 69-0-0; Karl Webster 66-8-0; Paul Banks 57-0-0.

Keynsham AC, Plantation Lakes, Clevedon, N. Somerset. Sun 2nd Oct. Phil Seymour 20-0-0; Harry Moody 16-10-0; Rob Moody 15-2-0; Bob Teakle 13-2-0.

Monkhall Fishery, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sat 1st Oct., Open, Lark Pool. Chris Lane (Monkhall) 175-10-0; Craig Dawes (Matty Dawes Angling) 141-10-0; Simon Harris (Little Dawley AC) 112-2-0. Sun 2nd Oct., Open, Owl Pool. Warren Jennings (Monkhall) 151-4-0; Rob Williams (Monkhall) 120-4-0; Kev Johnson (Monkhall) 110-10-0. Wed., Open, Hawk Pool. Darren Dobson (Monkhall) 165-8-0; Paul Gregory (Swan Elite) 156-0-0; Gary Steele (Chestnut Tree AC) 142-4-0.

Nisa Feeders Open, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Thurs., Warren Pool. Tony Lamb (Elephant & Castle) 121-10-0; Martin Payne (Elephant & Castle) 98-14-0; Martin Davis (Coventry) 94-4-0; John Adamson (Nisa Feeders) 85-0-0; Dave Portas (Solihull) 50-14-0; Martin Hincks (Ajax AC) 49-6-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool. Daniel Wooding 122-12-0; Nick Jukes 121-10-0; John Burchell 103-11-0. Sat., Open, Big Geary's Pool (17 fished). Max Higgott 96-10-0 (carp); Dave Elliott 73-9-0; Barry Byrd 62-6-0. Sun., Open, Molands Mere Pool (14 fished). Nick Jukes 113-8-0 (carp and F1s); Dave Roberts 72-10-0; Steven Pearce 66-9-0.

Partridge Lakes Fishery, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Covey Lakes 1-4 & 5. Lee Thornton 97-5-0; Sam Slocket 86-1-0; Ste Melmore 85-6-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Dave Mortlock Open, Sycamore Pool. Dave Going (Poets AC) 65-5-0; Steve Owen (Monkhall) 64-4-0; Bill Hill (Preston Innovations Boldings) 64-2-0; Dave Cole (Preston Innovations Boldings) 60-0-0. Wed., Steve Lovell Open, Chestnut Pool. Steve Lovell (Maver) 225-2-0; Rich Pedlar (Bibby's/Stone & District AC) 142-15-0; Mick Lakin (Preston Innovations Boldings) 100-1-0; Anthony Terry (Preston Innovations Boldings) 93-13-0. Thurs., Ron Clarke Over 50's Open, Ash Pool. Bill Hill (Preston Innovations Boldings) 160-12-0; Ron Clarke (Preston Innovations Boldings) 112-3-0; Mick Jamieson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 49-11-0. Sat., Terry Edwards Open. Mick Jamieson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 113-14-0; Colin Reynolds (Preston Innovations Boldings) 111-13-0; Dave Cole (Preston Innovations Boldings) 97-9-0; Terry Edwards (Pool Hayes) 97-0-0. Sun., Gaz Willey Open, Sycamore Pool. Chris Lane (Preston Innovations Boldings) 107-12-0; Dave Emlyn (OAC) 105-15-0; Colin Wozek (OAC) 88-15-0; Rich Emlyn (OAC) 78-6-0.

Quarry Pool Fishery, Aston Eyre Shrops. Thurs., Open. Terry Edwards (Pool Hayes) 116-12-0; Fred Cook (Woodstone Warriors) 87-13-0; Steve Walters (Chestnut Tree AC) 81-1-0; Ick Kull (Chestnut Tree AC) 79-8-0. Sat., Poets AC. D. Walters (Poets AC) 128-7-0; B. Clark (Poets AC) 75-4-0; N. Cotteral (Poets AC) 68-5-0. Sun., Shifnal AC. P. Moore (Shifnal AC) 130-8-0; A. Buckley (Shifnal AC) 116-14-0; D. Williams (Shifnal AC) 81-8-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery Silver Fish Winter League/Open Match, Edwinstowe, Notts. Sat., Sherwood Lake. Michael Elliott 34-8-0; Josh Paling 30-2-0; Gary Smith 28-11-0.

Splinters AC, Home Farm Fishing Lake, Napton, Warks. Wed 28th Sept. Trev Griffiths 108-6-0; Phil Steele 91-8-0; Tom Newbury 69-8-0. Sun 2nd Oct., Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, Lutterworth, Leics. Dave Griffiths 131-5-0; Dave Chapman 108-2-0; Trev Griffiths 105-14-0.

The Oaks Lakes, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Open, Cedar Lake. A. Shuttleworth 98-8-0; S. Spears 85-6-0; C. Kendall 77-7-0.

The Old Codgers Pairs Match, Cob House Fishery, Worcester, Worcs. Sat., Chestnut Pool. Paul Ellis 184-5-0; Tom Farrell 113-5-0; Jim Hill 87-8-0. Winning pair: Paul Ellis & Bill Eade. Silvers: Neil Edwards 19-1-0; Jim Hill 14-9-0.

Todber Manor, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat., Open, Hill View Lake (11 fished). Mark Cannings 556-0-0; Ash Tomkins 503-2-0; Steve Hutter 495-0-0.

Tri-Cast Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Open, Goose, Lower Benbo, Lucky Dip & Prospect Pools. Andy Dyson (Old Hough) 103-5-0; Carl Day (Frenzee) 91-4-0; Paul Davies (Sale Moor) 73-5-0.

Viaduct Fishery, Somerton, Somerset. Sat., Open, Campbell Lake (16 fished). Phil Hardwick 184-12-0; Tom Thick 179-7-0; Greg Welsby 177-11-0. Silvers: Nigel Easton 34-5-0; Nigel Bartlett 27-13-0; Terry Leney 25-3-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Sat., Open, Canal Pool. Allan Hughes 88-13-0; Mike Philbin 56-15-0; Jose Frausto 43-9-0.

Whitmore Fisheries, Greenhalgh, Preston, Lancs. Sat., Open, East Canal (27 fished). Harry Campbell 57-12-0; Warren Crolla 52-8-0; Nick Thompson 48-14-0.

Last Edited: 10 October 2022

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