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Angling match results for week ending 11 October 2020

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Angling Trust & Canal & River Trust Canal Pairs Championship 2020 Qualifier, Grand Union Canal, Foxton, Market Harborough, Leics. Sun. A Section: I. Orbell 6-10-0; J. Lewis 4-5-0. B Section: B. Wilkinson 5-10-0; T. Sexton 4-6-0. Pairs: C. Nicholls & B. Wilkinson 5 (9-6-0); P. Kay & T. Sexton 5 (8-3-0); I. Orbell & B. Smith 8 (9-3-0); J. Lewis & D. Lewis 8 (7-11-0); A. Clegg & K. Shillito 8 (6-11-0). Qualifiers: C. Nicholls & B. Wilkinson; P. Kay & T. Sexton; I. Orbell & B. Smith; J. Lewis & D. Lewis.

Bateman Vine AC, Staffordshire & Worcester Canal, Awbridge, Staffs. Sun. C. Hariss (Bateman Vine AC) 5-1-0; T. Williams (Bateman Vine AC) 4-11-0; R. Ashmore (Bateman Vine AC) 3-8-0; R. Partridge (Bateman Vine AC) 3-4-0.

Beverley Canal Open, Beverley Canal, Beverley, E. Yorks. Sun. G. Hartley 6-5-0; C. Chester 5-7-0; L. Harrison 5-4-0; G. Dunham 3-4-0; M. Lee 2-8-0; L. Holmes 2-2-0.

Crewe Match Angling Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Hinstock Wood, Soudley, Shrops. Sun. G. Griffiths (Colmic NW) 6-3-0; S. Doodson (Drennan NW) 5-4-0; P. Armstrong (Chester Tackle Locker) 4-1-0.

Erewash Valley Teams of Eight Winter League, Round 1, Beeston Canal, Beeston, Notts. Sat. D. Lewis (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 11-13-0; T. Barker (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 10-3-0; M. Appleby (Drennan Leics.) 8-15-0; D. Clayton (Drennan Leics.) 8-10-0; C. Talbot (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 7-9-0. Teams: 3 Counties 21; Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 25; Drennan Leics. 26.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Slade Heath Basin & Boats Sections, Slade Heath, Coven, Staffs. Sun. M. Boden (Goodyear AC) 3-5-0; M. Bethell (Goodyear AC) 3-0-3; S. Thomson (Goodyear AC) 2-13-0.

Hankat AS Open, Dudley No.1 Canal, Link 51 Section, Merry Hill, W. Mids. Sat. G. Owen (Good Intent) 14-3-8; C. Rice (Sensas Black Country) 9-9-8; M. Howell (HanKat AS) 8-1-12; M. Hardman (Sensas Black Country) 7-2-0; S. Bassett (HanKat AS) 6-9-0; D. Hughes (Sensas Black Country) 5-13-0.

Listerhills AC, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Redcote Lane Section, Aire Valley Marina, Leeds, Yorks. Sat. R. Thorne 1-1-0; M. White 1-0-0; E. Harrison 1-0-8.

Liverpool DAA Sweep, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Leeds, Yorks. Wed. P. Charnock 8-1-0; G. Evans (Colmic) 8-0-0; J. Stirrat 4-12-0.

Long Eaton Fed. Open, Erewash Canal, Dockholme, Derbys. Wed. A. Cooper 6-14-8; S. Posiak 4-15-0; D. Crosby 4-11-0; P. Swainston 4-5-0.

Luton AC, Grand Union Canal, Town North, Leighton Buzzard, Beds. Thurs. B. Roper 8-3-0; R. Gibbs 7-13-0; M. Tommey 7-6-0; C. Holmes 4-10-0; D. Hunt 3-8-0; J. Tookey 2-1-0.

Northampton Nene AC, Grand Union Canal, Bugbrooke to the top end of Banbury Lane, Northants. Sun. R. Pottinger 10-2-0; B. Eaton 5-14-0; B. Eales 4-15-0.

Sensas Lifestyle MG Teams of Six Autumn League, Round 2, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Radford Bank to Green Gore Lane Section, Stafford, Staffs. Sun. R. Guest (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 7-6-0; P. Turner (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 4-14-0; K. Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 4-9-11; C. Rice (Sensas Black Country Green) 4-4-8; B. Garbett (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 4-4-4; L. Woodhouse (West Midlands Select) 4-3-0. Teams: Bag'em/Maver Midlands 21; Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 31; Sensas Black Country Green 32; Sensas Lifestyle MG Blue 33; Sensas Black Country Gold 34; (Joint 6th) Sensas Lifestyle MG Red 39; Crewe MG 39. League: Bag'em/Maver Midlands 38; Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 48; Sensas Black Country Green 65; Sensas Black Country Gold 66; Crewe MG 70; Sensas Lifestyle MG Red 80; Sparks MG 87.

Sportsman AC Opens, Walsall Canal, Metro Bridge Section, Wednesbury, W. Mids. Sat. T. Bowen (Canal Kings) 3-7-10; M. Galliers (Sportsman AC) 3-5-0; S. Broome (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 3-1-0; N. Turner (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 2-15-0; S. Cope (Four Ashes AC) 2-11-4. Sun., Walsall Canal, Moors Mill Lane Section, Tipton, W. Mids. K. Haywood (Sportsman AC) 4-4-14; G. Owen (Good Intent) 3-8-10; D. Arnold (Sportsman AC) 3-4-8; M. Howard (Sportsman AC) 2-8-4; A. Price (Sportsman AC) 2-6-0.

Stoke City DAA Open, Shropshire Union Canal, 2nd Aqueduct Section, Norbury Junction, Staffs. Sat. D. McCall (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 5-4-10; F. ‘the Bread' Cheetham (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 3-11-10; P. Murrin (Sensas Black Country) 3-10-4; M. ‘Killer' Wood (Four Ashes AC) 2-12-13; D. Holbrook (Four Ashes AC) 2-11-12; D. Berrow (Cannock) 2-11-4.

Storey's Halesowen RBL, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Greensforge & Hinksford, S. Staffs. Sun G. Garrish (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 7-8-0; (Joint 2nd) B. Evans (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 6-11-0; R. Panton (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 6-11-0; S. Waite (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 6-0-0; M. Merrick (Storey's Halesowen RBL) 5-3-0.

Thornhill AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, Kirklees, W. Yorks. Sat. S. Parkinson (Thornhill AC) 6-6-0; M. Hellewell (Matrix Halifax) 6-4-0; R. Jackson (Tri-Cast Calder) 5-5-0; P. McMillan (Matrix Halifax) 3-5-8; A. Turner (Tri-Cast Calder) 3-3-0; (Joint 5th) K. Marshall (Tri-Cast Calder) 2-12-0; S. Kelly (Thornhill AC) 2-12-0.

Towcester AC, Grand Union Canal, Castlethorpe, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun 4th Oct. S. Chilton 11-6-0; J. Balhatchett 11-3-0; R. Pottinger 10-14-0.

Wolverhampton AA Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Wombourne, Staffs. Wed. S. Broome (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 6-11-0; M. Owen (Sensas Black Country) 5-9-0; M. Foster (Goodyear AC) 4-1-0; (Joint 4th) N. Turner (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 3-7-0; D. Brown (Preston Innovations) 3-7-0; P. Chilton (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 3-6-0.

Wolverhampton Over 60's Club Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Green Sheds Sections 3 & 4, Penkridge, Staffs. Wed. W. Kneller (Fatty's Bait & Tackle) 2-12-8; I. Roberts (Eccleshall) 1-13-3; M. ‘Killer' Wood (Four Ashes AC) 1-10-0; P. Caley (Bridgtown Social AC) 1-9-15.


Angling Trust Teams of Eight Oxford Winter League, Round 2, River Thames, Abingdon & Culham, Oxon. Sun. (Joint 1st) G. Barclay (Drennan Oxford) 23-3-0; B. Sharples (Isis) 23-3-0; M. Denton (Drennan Oxford) 15-12-0; S. Keable (Maidenhead) 15-11-0. Teams: Rive A4 28; Drennan Oxford 26; Top Tackle 25. League: Rive A4 2; Drennan Oxford 5; Isis 7.

Kidderminster & District AA Opens, River Severn, Bewdley, Worcs. Wed. P. Amos 13-7-0; J. Rivers 7-4-0; D. Foxall (Mal Storey's) 6-1-0; S. Gould 5-4-0; C. Taylor 4-13-0; A. Taylor 4-6-0; J. Holloway 4-5-0. Sat. C. Taylor 39-4-0; A. Naptine 16-13-0; (Joint 3rd) G. Maguire 15-14-0; P. Amos 15-14-0; P. Bate 12-3-0.

Medway Masters 2020, River Medway, Barming, Maidstone, Kent. Sat 3rd Oct., Day One. J. Cooper 26-9-0; B. Oliver 18-9-0; P. Newman 17-12-0; M. Roberts 15-3-0; F. Brown 14-6-0; G. Flint 14-1-0. Sun 4th Oct., Day Two. M. Hayman 27-4-0; M. Spore 24-2-0; P. Medcraft 17-6-0; R. Carpenter 15-8-0; P. Newman 14-1-0; F. Brown 9-9-0. Overall: M. Hayman 39-4-0; J. Cooper 35-7-0; P. Newman 31-13-0; M. Spore 27-10-0; B. Oliver 27-4-0; F. Brown 23-15-0.

Northwich AA Open, River Weaver, Dredger Section, Northwich, Ches. Sat. A. Insley 16-4-0; K. Bell 6-13-0; M. Lenihan 5-15-0.

Northwich AA Winter League, Round 4, River Weaver, Northwich, Ches. Sat. F. Slater (Worms) 8K 950g; S. Pickering (Vale Royal Reds) 8K 850g; D. Clarke (Individual) 5K 600g; K. Shillito (Drennan NW) 5K 250g; R. Fraser (Vale Royal AC) 4K 450g. Teams: Drennan NW 15; (Joint 2nd) Vale Royal AC 16; Worms 16. League: Vale Royal AC 57; Drennan NW 67; Colmic NW 72; Vale Royal Reds 74; Wizards 88; Worms 97; Rudheath 103.

Sensas Commercial House League, Round 4, Bristol Avon, Newbridge, Bristol. & Rotork, Bath. Sun. P. Isaacs (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 60-13-0; L. Warden (M&N Electrical) 49-4-0; D. Cole (Mosella Bathampton B) 20-10-0; S. Caswell (Midland Spinner) 15-14-0; C. Branson (Sensas Nomads) 15-2-0; (Joint 6th) G. Hunt (Mosella Bathampton B) 13-8-0; M. Challenger (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 13-8-0; W. Bates (Mosella Bathampton A) 13-8-0. Teams: Division A: Preston Innovations Thatchers 17; Sensas Nomads 11; Mosella Bathampton A 8. Division B: Mosella Bathampton B 15; Midland Spinner 12; M&N Electrical 9. League: Division A: Preston Innovations Thatchers 61; Mosella Bathampton A 43; Sensas Nomads 40. Division B: Mosella Bathampton B 50; (Joint 2nd) M&N Electrical 47; Midland Spinner 47.

St. Neots & District Fish Preservation & Angling Society Nigel Sewell Memorial Open Match, River Gt. Ouse, Hen Brook Wharf & Woods, St. Neots, Cambs. Sun. S. Denton 13-7-0; G. McFiggin 11-0-0; G. Armiger 9-8-0.

Winsford AA Midweek Open, River Weaver, Rilshaw Length Section, Northwich, Ches. Wed. S. Preece (Cresta Gamakatsu) 42-3-0; K. Bell (Vale Royal Angling) 25-2-0; J. Young (Dave's of Middlewich) 12-7-0.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Earlswood Lakes Open, Solihull, W. Mids. Sat., Windmill ‘Yachter' Lake. C. Wheelwright (Earlswood) 44-3-0; B. Cheese (Earlswood) 30-2-0; K. Tipton (Sensas) 16-8-0.

MK Vets, Stockton Reservoir, Southam, Warks. Wed 30th Sept. B. Gale 57-2-0; P. Hamilton 17-5-0; R. Clutton 15-9-0.


Festival Angling & Cwmcelyn AC Juniors Match, Festival Lake, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent, Wales. Sat. E. Burton 3-9-0; D. Saxon 2-4-0; (3rd placed) C. Langford-Nicklin; (Joint 4th placed) S. Swanson; (4th placed) K. Jones; (4th placed) I. Knapp. Runners up: C. Davies; D. Evans; H. Saxon; A. Williams; M. Chivers; M. Davies; J. Llewelyn.

Long Eaton Victoria AS 2020 Championship Match No.18, Grange Pond, Long Eaton, Derbys. Sun. M. Gaetto 39-5-0; L. Smedley 25-7-0; D. Kent 23-14-0; J. Leivers 23-13-0; A. Starling 7-3-0; M. Munn 6-5-0. Silver fish winner: J. Leivers 11-4-0. League: J. Adamson 245; M. Lager 225; L. Smedley 224; D. Kent 220.

Patshull Park Fishery Absolute Angling Match, Great Lake, Pattingham, Staffs. Sat., Boats & Deeps Sections. S. Williams (Absolute Angling) 17-7-0; J. Woolley (Absolute Angling) 17-3-0; M. Gorman (Absolute Angling) 15-5-0.

Patshull Park Fishery Opens, Great Lake, Pattingham, Staffs. Wed., Deep Section. S. Harris (Little Dawley) 29-7-0; B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 17-13-0; M. Carless (Patshull) 14-1-6. Sun., Deeps & Boats Sections. M. Tonks (Patshull) 24-1-0; P. Bucknall (Little Dawley) 16-11-0; P. Pritchard (Total Angling) 14-8-0; M. Kaye (Tri-Cast Highfield) 14-1-0.


A.J. Jewson Tuesday Series Open, Sykehouse Fishery, Goole, S. Yorks. Tues., Match & New Lakes. K. Garner (Lowhills AC) 141-13-0; D. Briggs (Shipley) 89-2-0; (Joint 3rd) M. Mcleavy (Tri-Cast Calder) 81-4-0; J. Scott (Lowhills AC) 81-4-0; A. Lumb (Lowhills AC) 79-8-0; C. Thompson (Bradford) 68-6-0.

Angling Trust Heronbrook Teams of Eight Winter League, Round 1, Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sun., Canal, Island & Meadow Pools & Match Lake. D. Taylor (Drennan NW/Spotted Fin) 259-5-0; A. Davies (Maver Gold Dynamite) 154-4-0; P. Ashdown (Maver Gold Dynamite) 146-0-0; J. Rouse (OAC) 144-6-0; D. Brown (Guest Team) 141-4-0; J. Robinson (Maver Midlands) 137-0-0. Teams: Drennan NW/Spotted Fin 15; OAC 22; Maver Gold Dynamite 24; Maver Midlands 27; Nathan's 32.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Trio, Ash, Pine & West Pools. A. Sharman (Garbolino Elton) 75-13-0; J. Gamble (Preston Innovations) 67-9-0; K. Marler (Rochdale Angling Centre) 66-11-0.

Bradshaw Hall Fishery, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Sat., Lake 9. D. Keenan 74-10-0; N. Barlow 65-2-0; D. Niall 60-0-0.

Bridgtown Social AC, Horns Pool, Slitting Mill, nr. Rugeley, Staffs. Sun. B. Boothby (Bridgtown Social AC) 10-0-0; M. Witton (Bridgtown Social AC) 8-8-0; R. Hunter (Bridgtown Social AC) 6-7-0.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants. Wed 30th Sept., Brickyard Pool. M. Woodley 33-4-0; M. Hewlett 22-4-0; P. Robinson 22-0-0. Sun 4th Oct., Brickyard Pool. G. Young 21-14-0; M. Tottingham 19-0-0; I. Bagshaw 13-0-0. Sun 4th Oct., Brickyard Pool. I. Smith 46-3-0; B. Lawrence 31-5-0; B. Smith 26-1-0. Sun 4th Oct., Grendon Pool. D. Webb 21-13-0; R. Woodward 18-10-0; K. Woodhouse 16-10-0.

Glebe AC, Bishops Bowl Fishery, Bishops Itchington, Southam, Warks. Sun 4th Oct. P. Scrivener 28-11-0; D. Jones 27-5-0; R. Lay 25-8-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Match Pool. C. Kidd (Hawkesbury) 57-2-0; A. Farndon (Hawkesbury) 53-13-0; V. Cziniscalko (Hawkesbury) 39-9-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Thurs., Costcutter. B. Handley (Heronbrook) 141-2-0; P. Goodwin (Heronbrook) 112-13-0; S. Edwards (Heronbrook) 109-4-0; J. Chapman (Maver Gold Dynamite) 107-9-0; D. Brown (Preston Innovations) 100-11-0; C. Scott (Button-on-Trent) 88-2-0. Sat., Open, Canal Pool. J. Robinson (Maver Midlands) 90-12-0; M. Gallimore (Drennan NW) 73-1-0; T. Robinson (Maver Midlands) 58-6-0; J. Chapman (Maver Gold Dynamite) 52-15-0; A. Adams (Heronbrook) 50-7-0; R. Pedlar (Bibby's AC) 43-14-0.

Longford Fishery Open, Longford, Derbys. Thurs. Canal Pool. R. Szybut (Fishermania) 110-8-0; G. Lees (Princess Ham) 108-0-0; P. Madeley (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 67-0-0; T. Nixon (Burton) 66-8-0; M. Wildman (Stretton) 47-8-0; M. Nixon (Burton) 45-0-0.

Makins Fishery NISA Feeders Opens, Bramcote, Nuneaton, Warks. Wed., Phase 1-Lake Two. K. Walters (Team Makins) 85-0-0; A. Morton (Maver Gold) 72-11-0; T. Phiillips (Attleborough Anglers) 63-13-0. Thurs., Phase 3- Severn & Avon Lakes. A. Searle (Leicester) 123-1-0; B. Greenbury (Drennan Leics.) 77-15-0; G. Wood (The Pellet Guys) 70-9-0.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Swallow Pool. Morgan Davidson (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 146-2-0; K. Johnson (Monkhall) 124-0-0; W. Jennings (Monkhall) 120-0-0. Sat., Owl Pool. Mitchell Davidson (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 148-0-0; Morgan Davidson (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 119-2-0; A. Naylor (Oakengates) 117-0-0. Sun., Buzzard Pool. I. Giddins (Garbolino/Bag'em) 211-10-0; D. Bache (Bag'em) 163-14-0; M. Galaszewski (Mosella) 148-12-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Thurs., Packington Vets, Siblings A & B, Anniversaries & Little Geary's Pools. P. Gould (Packington Vets) 80-0-0; B. Calcott (Packington Vets) 70-11-0; D. Hipkiss (Packington Vets) 53-8-0.

Partridge Lakes Fishery, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Covey Lakes 1-4 & 6. S. Park 97-9-0; S. Openshaw (Lingmere) 81-14-0; J. Wood 77-2-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Oak & Willows Pools. D. Doughty (Preston Innovations Boldings) 92-5-0; B. Hill (Preston Innovations Boldings) 76-13-0; M. Jameson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 74-2-0. Wed., Mick Keene Open, Chestnut Pool. M. Keene (Shrewsbury) 88-7-0; M. Edgerton (OAC) 62-11-0; B. Tromans (Preston Innovations Boldings) 57-2-0. Thurs., Ron Clarke Open. Morgan Davidson (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 131-13-0; H. Colley (Preston Innovations Boldings) 99-13-0; P. Edwards (OAC) 96-11-0. Sun., Gaz Willey Open, Willows & Chestnut Pools Morgan Davidson (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 75-8-0; T. Kibble (Poets) 74-8-0; G. Willey (Walsall) 73-8-0.

Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Thurs., Open, Rover. A. Morgan (Swan AC) 162-10-0; T. Edwards (Swan Elite) 147-5-0; T. Price (Graham Jones) 140-5-0; A. Cooper (Pool Hayes) 100-0-0. Sat., Woodstone Warriors AC. D. Gray (Woodstone Warriors AC) 65-12-0; D. Bellingham (Woodstone Warriors AC) 51-8-0; A. Cooper (Woodstone Warriors AC) 43-0-0. Sun., Shifnal AC. C. Nichols (Shifnal AC) 98-0-0; P. Moore (Shifnal AC) 91-4-0; S. Plant (Shifnal AC) 71-9-0.

Rudyard Lake Open, Leek, Staffs. Sat. P. Hughes 17-12-0; L. Addy 14-4-0; S. Pendlebury 13-12-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Wed., Holmedale Lake. R. Parker (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 98-15-0; N. Shipman (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 80-9-0; W. Molyneaux (Byron AC) 73-6-0. Sun., Holmedale Lake. A. Birkin (Phil's Bait & Tackle) 115-7-0; W. Chapman (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 111-8-0; R. Carline (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 92-11-0.

Solihull Angling Centre Silvers Only Open, Packington Somers Fisheries, Solihull, W. Midds. Sun., Molands Mere Pool. D. Duggan 10-7-0; M. Downes 10-0-0; C. Horsley 9-7-0; J. Newton 9-4-0; M. Wood 8-9-0; D. Boswell 8-7-0.

Stoppo's Fishery, Coton-in-the-Elms, Derbys. Thurs. T. Scott 18-12-0; J. Stevens 13-0-0; P. Croome 9-12-0.

The Oaks Lake, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Cedar Lake. C. Kendall 97-8-0; J. Cobb 83-6-0; A. Stock 68-2-0.

The Old Codgers, Cob House Fisheries, Worcester, Worcs. Sat., Laurel Pool. J. Hill 121-1-0; J. Eales 95-2-0; T. Thomas 82-3-0.

Tri-Cast Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Boulders, Big Max & Upper Benbo Pools. H. Campbell 72-9-0; W. Crowder 64-3-0; D. Pimlot 62-13-0.

Viaduct Fishery All Winners Final, Somerton, Somerset. Sat. I. Cornelius 277-11-0; D. White 175-12-0; M. Lenagham 169-9-0; B. Hagg 168-0-0; P. Hardwick 166-12-0; D. Squire 163-1-0.

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Last Edited: 14 October 2020

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