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Angling match results for week ending 11 July 2021

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A.J. Jewson Tuesday Series, Stainforth & Keadby Canal, Flats & Stanilands Sections, Thorne, S. Yorks. Tues. I. Dawson (Mirfield AC) 11-5-0 (tench and bream); I. Sutcliffe (Tri-Cast Calder) 9-2-0; E. Green (Mirfield AC) 7-12-0; T. Hooson (Ryburn AC) 6-0-0; P. Jones (Todmorden AC) 5-9-0; P. Dwyer (Drake Floats) 4-12-0.

Aire & Calder MG Open, Aire & Calder Canal, New Bridge, East Cowick, East Riding of Yorkshire, Yorks. Wed. B. Brown (Wakefield AC) 34-5-0 (bream to 4lb); K. Grainer (Daiwa Dons) 32-8-0; C. Lealand (Daiwa Dons) 28-3-0; S. Canty (Goole) 23-7-0; N. Hirst (Tri-Cast Calder) 19-3-0; N. Stead (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 19-0-0.

Angling Trust & Canal & River Trust Canal Pairs Championship 2021 Qualifier, Kennet & Avon Canal, Pewsey, Wilts. Sat 3rd July. N. Franks & S. Saunders 3; A. Grandjean & A. Pearce 10; M. Withey & M. Kay 10; A. McColm & N. Pegrum 11.

Angling Trust & Canal & River Trust Canal Pairs Championship Qualifier 2021, Grand Union Canal, Nether Heyford, Northants. Sat. M. Calver 25-6-0 (bream); D. Scott 12-3-0; M. Kettle (Colmic NW) 10-6-0; I. Fewtrell (Wigan MG) 7-3-0; R. Gardom (Wigan MG) 7-2-0. Qualifiers: I. Fewtrell (Wigan MG) & T. Fairhurst (Wigan MG) 8 (already qualified); M. Kettle (Colmic NW) & A. Barnes (Colmic NW) 12 (on weight); C. Harris (Colmic Boland Northants.) & G. Young (Colmic Boland Northants.) 12; R. Gardom (Wigan MG) & M. Hargreaves (Wigan MG) 15; L. Newson (Daiwa Dorking) & G. Smith (Daiwa Dorking) 16; P. Passmore & D. Scott 17 (on weight); M. Denton & T. Hobbs 17.

Angling Trust & Canal & River Trust Canal Pairs Championship 2021 Qualifier, Shropshire Union Canal, Pendeford, W. Mids. Sun. A. Round (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 7-4-8; S. Brookes (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 4-15-0; S. Broome (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 4-12-8; D. Richards (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 4-11-0; D. Turner 4-9-4; S. Dudley (Sensas Black Country) 4-8-8. Qualifiers: S. Broome (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) & B. Garbett (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 6; P. Madeley (Long Eaton Fed.) & A. Round (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 8; D. Turner & I. Leeds 10.

Braggenham Side Open, Grand Union Canal, Stoke Hammond, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Wed. R. Gibbs 11-6-0 (3 bream plus perch and small silvers); B. Roper 8-15-0; D. Frankland 6-5-0; D. Hunt 4-12-0; N. Gray 4-2-0; J. Gray 3-5-0.

Bridgtown Social AC, Cannock Extension Canal, Yates' Boat Yard Section, Pelsall, Walsall, W. Mids. Sun. R. Grosvenor (Bridgtown Social AC) 8-1-0 (couple of tench); T. Blyde (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-11-1; J. Athersmith (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-13-7.

Canal Kings Open, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Soho Loop pegs 23-42, Winson Green, B'ham. Sun. M. Appleby (Drennan Leics.) 11-5-10 (roach); D. Jackson (3 Counties) 6-0-0; M. Howard (Canal Kings) 5-7-10; S. Rushton (Drennan NW) 4-8-1.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Coven Heath Section, Coven, Staffs. Thurs PM., 4 hour match. Capt. B. Birch (Goodyear AC) 5-1-8 (2 small chub, roach and perch); M. Spruce (Goodyear AC) 4-1-11; M. Bethell (Goodyear AC) 3-10-10.

HanKat AS Open, Dudley No.1 Canal, Link 51 Section, Merry Hill, W. Mids. & Stourbridge Canal, Tank Section, Brierley Hill, W. Mids. Sat. M. Hardman (Sensas Black Country) 19-7-0 (bream and skimmers); B. Garbett (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 13-4-0; S. Beswick (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 11-5-6; S. Nickless (Sensas Black Country) 9-10-0; D. McCall (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 8-0-13; S. Bassett (Sensas Black Country) 8-0-0.

Happy League, Round 5, Aire & Calder Canal, Goole to New Bridge Sections, East Riding of Yorkshire, Yorks. Sun 4th July. B. Davies (Tri-Cast Calder Amber) 20K 950g (bream to 4lb); D. Brooke (Hull DAA) 19K 660g; D. Challinor (Daiwa Dons) 17K 600g; J. Laycock (Hull DAA) 16K 410g; G. Watson (Mosella Selby Silver) 15K 980g; M. Young (Mosella Selby Silver) 14K 800g. 1st Division Leaders: Hull DAA 88. 2nd Division Leaders: Selby Gold 69; 3rd Division Leaders: Matrix Halifax 60.

Hodnet AC Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Goldstone/Hinstock Wood Sections, Soudley, Shrops. Sun. S. Preece (Cresta Gamakatsu) 18-8-0 (skimmers, roach and a few perch); R. Guest (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 18-4-0; A. Marsden (Wigan MG) 12-3-10; L. Olszewski (Team Les ‘O') 10-13-0; T. Fairhurst (Wigan MG) 8-14-0; D. Edgeley (Wigan MG) 8-13-12.

Long Eaton Fed. Summer League, Final Round, Erewash Canal, Derby Road Section, Long Eaton, Derbys. Sat. D. Crosby (Long Eaton Fed.) 6-11-0; W. Sully (Long Eaton Fed.) 5-7-0; A. Cooper (Matlock AC) 5-0-0; S. Posiak (Long Eaton Fed.) 4-0-0; P. Allwood (Long Eaton Fed.) 3-13-0; S. Till (Long Eaton Fed.) 2-12-0. Final league: P. Allwood 5 (19-3-8) £120; D. Crosby 5 (17-2-0) £80; A. Cooper 6 £60; S. Posiak 7 £40.

Sportsman AA Open, Walsall Canal, Ocker Hill, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. C. Taylor (Sportsman AA) 5-2-7 (bream); D. Anderson (Sportsman AA) 4-2-0; M. Foster (Goodyear AC) 2-13-5; D. Sumner (Fatty's Bait & Tackle) 2-7-5; L. Frazier (Sportsman AA) 2-1-14.

Sportsman AC Open, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), John's Lane & Jay's Avenue Sections, Tipton, W. Mids. Sun. A. Price (Sportsman AC) 14-7-0; D. Anderson (Sportsman AA) 12-10-0; M. Hatchard (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 11-7-0; S. Worton (Sportsman AC) 11-4-0; M. Hawkins (Sportsman AC) 10-8-8; D. Nicholls (Sportsman AC) 10-5-0.

The Frank Holding Memorial Match, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Maghull, Liverpool. Sun 4th July. D. Colbourne 13-12-8; P. Charnock 12-1-8; P. ‘Jonty' Johnson 11-8-0; P. Hughes 11-2-10; S. Nickless 10-3-0; C. Lowe 7-13-0.

Thornhill AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, Kirklees, W. Yorks. Sat. A. Turner (Tri-Cast Calder) 4-5-0; K. Marshall (Tri-Cast Calder) 3-1-0; S. Walton (Bury) 2-6-0; C. Smith (Matrix Halifax) 2-4-0; B. Kellett (Thornhill AC) 1-7-8.

Tring Old Codgers, Grand Union Canal, Broughton, Aylesbury, Bucks. Tues. A. Allday 5-10-0 (2 bream plus perch); J. Haseler 5-0-0; R. Gibbs 3-10-0.

Wolverhampton AA Three Day Summer Festival, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Wombourne, S. Staffs. Wed., Day One. R. Lloyd (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 12-4-0; D. Brown (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 10-12-12; M. Grimshaw (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 10-9-8; A. Round (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 10-8-0; K. Clarke (Wigan MG) 10-2-3; A. Donnelly (Daiwa Dorking) 7-15-5. Thurs., Day Two, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Awbridge, Wombourne, S. Staffs. E. Warren (Garbolino) 7-14-4; A. Curless (Browning Central) 6-2-4; S, Beswick (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 5-13-0; D. Brown (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 4-15-0; K. Johansen (Team Eclipse) 4-13-1; D. Whittington (Drennan Leics.) 4-12-0. Fri., Day Three, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Penkridge, Staffs. K. Hulland (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 36-13-0 (bream and skimmers); D. Martin (Wigan MG) 20-12-13; D. Lloyd (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 18-13-5; R. Guest (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 16-0-0; C. Westwood (Four Ashes AC) 12-4-0; K. Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 12-2-0. Festival overall: R. Guest (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 8; K. Clarke (Wigan MG) 10; S. Beswick (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 11; D. Brown (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 13; T. Fairhurst (Wigan MG) 13; A. Marsden (Wigan MG) 13; D. Mawby (Wellingborough Nene AC) 13; A. Curless (Browning Central) 13; A. Round (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 14; D. Edgeley (Wigan MG) 14.

Wolverhampton Over 60's Club Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Mucky Lane Section, Wheaton Aston, Staffs. Wed. G. Law (Walsall) 4-7-12 (roach and skimmers); C. Tillet (CT Paper Cannock) 3-11-7; K. Holbrook (Rough Hay AC) 3-8-9; M. Westwood (Norton Canes) 3-8-4; B. ‘the Legend' Simmill (Fatty's Bait & Tackle) 3-1-12; R. Jackson (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-4-0.


Angling Trust Riverfest Qualifier 2021, River Severn, Linley Bank Section, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sat. J. Holloway 33-2-0; P. Davies 28-12-0; S. Rowan 27-2-0; D. Harrell 25-9-0; A. Holloway 23-12-0. Qualifiers: Zone A – Joe Holloway (Milo MGM). Zone B – Phill Davies (Wales). Zone C – Dave Harrell (DH Angling).

Angling Trust Riverfest 2021 Qualifier, Tidal River Trent, North Clifton, Dunham, Laughterton & Torksey, Notts. Sat. S. Hemingray 15-8-0; G. Thompson 14-14-0; M. Godfrey 12-12-0; M. Turner 12-8-0; (Joint 5th) A. Moss 10-14-0; R. Vaughan 10-14-0. Qualifiers: Alan Scotthorne, Matt Godfrey, Gary Thompson, Steve Hemingray.

Northwich AA The Malc Liptrot Memorial Festival, River Weaver, Oak Tree, Dredger & Red Lion Sections, Northwich, Ches. Fri., Day One. T. Brunt 16K 500g; L. Breeze 13K 950g; S. Brown 10K 450g. Sat., Day Two. L. Breeze 23K 650g; N. Roberts 15K 000g; W. Locker 8K 500g. Sun., Day Three. S. Phipps 12K 200g; (Joint 2nd) G. Lambert 5K 500g; I. Henry 5K 500g. Festival overall: L. Breeze 40K 900g; T. Brunt 21K 300g; N. Roberts 18K 380g; S. Ashby 16K 850g; S. Brown 16K 550g; S. Phipps 16K 200g.

Peterborough & District AA, River Nene, Fitzwilliam Bridge Grass Section, Peterborough, Cambs. Sat. M. Page 16-10-0 (4 bream plus smaller silvers); M. Saggers 13-8-0; C. Turner 12-15-0.

St. Neots & District Fish Preservation & Angling Society, River Great Ouse, St. Neots, Cambs. Sun. G. McFiggins 21-4-0 (skimmers); A. Leathers 11-2-0; S. Cutler 5-8-0; M. Gibbs 3-14-0; S. King 3-12-0.

The Sixth Medway Masters, Two Day Contest, River Medway, Barming, Mainstone, Kent. Sat 3rd/Sun 4th July. G. Mitchell (Maidstone Victory) 52-10-0 (12 bream); J. Cooper (Maver South East) 42-9-0; J. Willard (Maidstone Victory) 30-11-0; F. Brown (South East Match Group) 23-14-0; T. Bruce (Browning) 18-13-0.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

General Foods AS, Clattercote Reservoir, Claydon, Banbury, Oxon. Sun. R. Tyler (GFAS) 10-8-0; C. Peet (GFAS) 8-10-0; J. Preedy (GFAS) 8-0-0. (all caught skimmers).


Patshull Park Open, Great Lake, Pattingham, Staffs. Wed., Lower Shallows Section. B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 27-2-0; P. Boothby (Penkridge) 27-1-0; S. Preece (M&S Joinery) 13-10-0.

Ramsbottom AA, The Stewart Metcalf Trophy, Clarence Park Lido, Bury, Gtr. Manchester. Sat. J. McCall 37-0-0; G. Walsh 19-12-0; D. Marshall 15-13-0.

Reel Elite Masters 2021, Patshull Park, Great Lake, Pattingham, Staffs. Fri., Deeps & Shallows Sections. L. Thompson & P. Boothby 4 (41-13-0); H. Whittle & L. Edwards 6 (33-12-0); R. Brennan & P. Black 6 (26-8-0).

Staunton Harold Open, Staunton Harold Reservoir, Melbourne, Derbys. Sat. B. Campbell 33-2-0; G. Lambert 31-4-0; R. Wootton 30-12-0; M. Hall 30-11-0.


Angling Trust Fish ‘O' Mania 2021 Qualifier, Makins Fishery, Nuneaton, Warks. Sat. H. Bignell 172-9-0; S. Weed 142-12-0; D. Squire 140-12-0; C. Edmunds 130-4-0. Qualifier: Harry Bignell.

Bateman Vine AC, Wellfield Pools, Kinlet, Bewdley, Worcs. Sun., Jack's Pool. N. Gater (Bateman Vine AC) 29-12-0; R. Ashmore (Bateman Vine AC) 23-6-0; F. Reed (Bateman Vine AC) 10-11-0; R. Partridge (Bateman Vine AC) 10-3-0.

Blundell Fisheries, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Trio, Pine, East, West & Ash Lakes. M. Rawlinson (Farnworth Tackle & Bait) 239-14-0; S. Woodward (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 163-8-0; J. Davies (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 146-13-0.

Bradshaw Hall Fisheries, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Sat., Lake 9. D. Keenan 111-0-0; B. Summerscales 101-8-0; P. Holmes 87-8-0.

Brookside Fisheries, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Snake Lakes 1 & 2. Stu Conroy 98-5-0; A. Lamb 80-8-0; N. Butterworth 78-12-0.

Cookley AS, Wellfield Pools, Kinlet, Bewdley, Worcs. Sun., Meaton Pool. W. Price (Cookley AS) 22-12-0; N. Price (Cookley AS) 15-8-0; (Joint 3rd) I. Dury (Cookley AS) 12-10-0; B. Partridge (Cookley AS) 12-10-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Match Pool. L. Winstanley (Hawkesbury) 78-6-0 (carp to 8lb); J. Galloway (Hawkesbury) 70-15-0; M. Jones (Hawkesbury) 60-10-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Tues., Vets Open, Match Lake. M. Birchall 179-12-0; G. Baker 157-9-0; R. Prince 147-11-0; S. Daniels 111-11-0; D. Boden 95-1-0; C. Dale 90-12-0. Thurs., Costcutter, Canal & Bridge Pools. D. Lockett 175-7-0; P. Goodwin 134-13-0; S. Edwards 133-4-0; G. Baker 124-8-0; R. Pedlar 112-14-0; J. Birchall 88-2-0.

High Heyes Farm Fishery (The Catteries), Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat. M. Anderson 99-0-0; A. Feeney 78-8-0; D. Rose 68-0-0.

Lingmere Fishery, Birkenhead, The Wirral. Wed. C. Diamond 128-13-0; B. Sherlock 127-13-0; L. Kinnair 121-1-0. Sat. S. Boyd 149-0-0; C. Doran 145-8-0; A. Martin 101-6-0.

Moathouse Angling Academy Summer League, Match 7, Hall Lane Fishery, Parbold, Wigan, Gtr. Manchester. Sat., Merlin's Pool. Juniors: W. Jones 68-3-0 (carp, F1s and skimmers); A. Glover 39-13-0; L. Smith 30-7-0. Ladies: A. Hilditch 30-6-0 (carp, bream and roach); T. Whitley-Price 30-4-0; C. Maughan 9-13-0.

Monkhall Fishery, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Hawk & Lark Pools. A. Rumble (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 206-8-0; J. Bates (Monkhall) 189-10-0; S. Woodfine (Tarporley Anglers) 171-14-0. Sat., Buzzard Pool. S. Harris (Little Dawley AC) 238-4-0; J. Hall (Middy) 207-6-0; M. Dawes (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 204-8-0. Sun., Owl Pool. D. Taylor (Drennan NW) 202-10-0; A. Rumble (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 187-14-0; J. O'Sullivan (Sonubaits) 174-0-0.

NISA Feeder Opens, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Wed., Lambsdown Pool. C. ‘Oggy' Horsley (Meadowlands) 135-5-0 (17 carp); M. Chapman (Leamington Spa) 89-5-0; T. Hill (The Anvil AC) 58-4-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Tues., Starlets Vets, Molands Mere Pool. P. Barley 44-11-0 (carp and F1s); K. Folwell 43-0-0; P. Deeming 40-6-0. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool. G. Merrett 97-6-0; D. Roberts 84-4-0; S. Bellion 75-0-0. Sat., Big Geary's Pool. S. Bellion 147-0-0; L. Myers 100-8-0; S. Allen 72-4-0. Sun., Siblings A & B Pools. D. Childs 98-9-0; S. Pearce 84-11-0; D. Tresigne 75-2-0.

Partridge Lakes, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Covey Lakes 1-4 & 5. J. Woodraw 143-1-0; D. Brown Snr. 115-13-0; I. Latham 115-3-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Dave Mortlock Over 60's, Sycamore Pool. D. Mortlock (Preston Innovations Boldings) 121-13-0; C. Wright 120-4-0; E. Bancroft (Preston Innovations Boldings) 98-15-0. Wed., Mick Keene Open, Sycamore Pool. S. Lovell (Fatty's Bait & Tackle) 147-2-0; C. Wynn (Tri-Cast Weston) 129-15-0; M. Keene (Shrewsbury) 94-2-0. Thurs., Ron Clarke Over 50's, Chestnut & Oak Pools. G. Palmer (Preston Innovations Boldings) 121-0-0; S. Owen (Monkhall) 112-4-0; D. Mortlock (Preston Innovations Boldings) 98-10-0.

Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Thurs., Open. M. Naylor (OAC) 161-14-0; P. Gregory (Swan Elite) 151-0-0; T. Edwards (Swan Elite) 144-10-0; M. Griffiths (Fatty's Bait & Tackle) 144-6-0; C. Stringer (OAC) 143-12-0; V. Heath (Newport) 127-8-0 (inc. an 18lb common carp). Sat., Lilco AC. R. Sands (Lilco AC) 120-0-0; M. Naylor (Lilco AC) 110-6-0; A. Naylor (Lilco AC) 105-11-0. Sun., Vine AC. M. Walters (Vine AC) 162-0-0; M. Lowbridge (Vine AC) 106-2-0; P. Howell (Vine AC) 99-10-0.

Sensas Evesham Youth AC, Manor Farm, Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Sat., Ash Pool. Juniors: C. Drinkwater 42-0-0; O. Robinson 32-0-0; A. Ross 31-12-0. Intermediates winner: D. Chalk 41-8-0. Adults winner: G. Robinson 30-0-0.

Storey's Halesowen RBL, Wellfield Pools, Kinlet, Bewdley, Worcs. Sun. G. Weaver (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 58-8-0; H. Dodd (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 42-8-0; G. Garrish (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 33-0-0; B. Smith (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 22-1-0.

Sykehouse Fishery Open, Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire, Yorks. Fri. M. Wade (Sykehouse) 211-6-0; P. Wilson (Sykehouse) 177-15-0; W. Mcleavey (Tri-Cast Calder) 169-0-0; M. Ward (Sykehouse) 146-5-0; C. Bacon (Sykehouse) 143-11-0; S. Blackham (Sykehouse) 141-7-0.

The Cunneries, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat., S Canal. R. Trees 162-8-0; J. Rigg 144-7-0; M. Lloyd 94-15-0.

The Oaks Lakes, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Cedar Lake. D. Kirby 141-4-0; C. Hall 130-10-0; M. Goodall 115-2-0.

The Old Codgers, Lower Broadheath Fishery (The Jam Factory), Worcester, Worcs. Sat. M. Cleaver 90-3-0; P. Ellis 57-3-0; J. Hill 50-9-0.

Todber Manor, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat., Hill View & Homeround Lakes. B. Gullick 308-8-0; A. Tomkins 292-2-0; D. Chidzoy 291-14-0.

Tri-Cast Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Upper & Lower Benbo, Goose & Lucky Dip Pools. D. Pimlott (Tri-Cast Old Hough) 126-5-0; C. Barlow (Guru) 88-9-0; P. Reynolds (Wrexham Anglers) 83-15-0.

Whitmore Fishery Open, Preston, Lancs. Wed., East Canal. N. Stretch (Whitmore) 100-5-0; C. Gorrell (Whitmore) 83-4-0; S. Michaels (Tri-Cast Calder) 71-5-0; V. Smith (Tri-Cast Highfield) 49-10-0; G. Gunn (Whitmore) 47-0-0; G. Bateman (Tri-Cast Calder) 44-10-0.

Last Edited: 14 July 2021

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