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Angling match results for week ending 19 May 2024

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.


Bridgtown Social AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Broome Hill Farm, Brewood, S. Staffs. Sun. Charlie Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 6-4-6 (quality roach on poled caster); Mark Foster (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-9-4 (a couple of skimmers plus silvers); Hughie Blair Snr. (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-5-8 (silvers); Tony Beech (Bridgtown Social AC) 2-4-0 (silvers and one gudgeon); Dave Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 1-13-6 (small silvers and gudgeon); Bob Boothby (Bridgtown Social AC) 1-12-4 (small silvers).

Canal & River Trust Canal Pairs Championship 2024 Qualifier, Dudley No.2 Canal, Doctor’s Surgery to Stoney Lane Bridge, Netherton, W. Mids. Sun (34 fished). Zone A – Mark Hardman (Sensas Black Country) 6-7-3; Richie Reynolds (Daiwa Dorking) 6-1-3; Dean Webb (Sensas Black Country) 5-11-7; Roger Evans (Sensas Black Country) 5-0-6; Tom Bolton (Smithy’s) 4-6-12; Ben Sharratt (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 4-4-8. Zone B – Stu Cutler (HanKat Superteam AS) 4-7-14; Owen Westwood (Wolverhampton AA) 4-0-0; Jason Cunningham (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 3-14-4; Paul Bick (Daiwa Dorking) 3-14-6; James South (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 3-12-2; Steve Randall (Maver Central MVDE) 3-6-11. Pairs result: Dean Webb (Sensas Black Country) & Owen Westwood (Wolverhampton AA) 5; Richie Reynolds (Daiwa Dorking) & Paul Bick (Daiwa Dorking) 6; Stu Cutler (HanKat Superteam AS) & Paul Waddington (DGL) 8; Ben Sharratt (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) & Jason Cunningham (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 9; Rogers Evans (Sensas Black Country) & Merv ‘the Swerve’ Rogers (Sensas Black Country) 13; Darren Massey (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) & James South (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 16; (Joint 7th) John Moloney (B’ham) & Jenny Walters (Maver Central MVDE) 18; Mark Hardman (Sensas Black Country) & John Cartwright (HanKat Superteam AS) 18; Tom Bolton (Smithy’s) & Wayne Sharpe (Sensas Black Country) 19. (all pairs qualified except Stu Cutler and Paul Waddington who have already qualified).

Canal & River Trust Canal Pairs Championship 2024 Qualifier, Bridgwater & Taunton Canal, Charlton, Taunton, Somerset. Sun (24 fished). Jon Martin 30-10-0 (tench and perch); Lee Trivitt 20-4-0 (bream); Russell Hilton 14-10-0 (bream, tench and small rudd); Dan Baldwin 12-12-0; Richard Bradley 9-7-0; Simon Waite 9-2-0. Qualifying Pairs: Dan Baldwin & Russell Hilton 4; Richard Chave & Lee Trivitt 6; Richard Bradley & Joe Gillespie 6; James Hall & Jon Martin 7; Chris Parr & Simon Garbutt 13; Lee Holliday & Martin Chiffers 14.

Canal Kings Open, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Soho Loop, Bridge Street North Section, Smethwick, W. Mids. Sun. Sir David Sheaf (Canal Kings) 1-10-0; D. Kennedy (B’ham) 1-9-0; (Joint 3rd) Malcolm Appleby (Drennan Leics. MVDE) 1-6-0; Mick Conlon (Sensas Black Country) 1-6-0.

Canal Masters 2024 Qualifier, Shropshire Union Canal, Goldstone & Soudley, Shrops. Sun (60 fished). Steve Cope (Four Ashes AC) 11-4-0 (bream to 2lb 8oz on pole-fished worm and caster); Simon Beswick (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 10-6-0; Adam Carter (Sensas Devizes) 9-2-12; Simon Mottram (Drennan NW) 8-15-12; Mike Davies (Wigan MG) 8-13-5; Carl Westwood (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 8-12-4. Qualifiers (10 peg section winners): Dave Lloyd (Preston Innovations) 8-1-7; Dan Ashington (Sensas Starlets) 5-14-4; Carl Westwood (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 8-12-4; Steve Cope (Four Ashes AC) 11-4-0; Luke Wrzosek (CRT Angling) 8-6-0; Simon Beswick (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 10-6-0.

Cashmores MG, Wyrley & Essington Canal (Club Water), Wood Lane Section, Pelsall, Walsall, W. Mids. Sat. Ian Kent 15-4-1; Paul Vernon 9-1-0; Pete Poole 8-0-12; Chris Dean 8-0-0; Roy Cotterell 7-11-14.

Crewe MG Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Wardle, Ches. Sun (19 fished). Wendy Locker (Chester Tackle Locker) 7-13-8 (mostly roach plus one skimmer on poled caster); Billy Jones (Lavistel MG) 7-10-0 (a few bream plus bits); Alan Round (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 6-2-0 (all roach); Steve Watson (Dave’s of Middlewich) 4-12-0 (all roach); Paul Andrews (Team Les ‘O’) 4-10-8 (a couple of perch plus a couple of eels); Bob Yeomans (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 4-9-0 (three eels plus bits).

Great Linford Open, Grand Union Canal, Captain Morgan Section, Great Linford, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun 12th May. Charlie Barker 5-1-0; John Hough 4-7-0; Nick Barker 2-15-0.

HanKat Superteam AS Open, Stourbridge Canal, Brettell Lane to the Tackle Shop Section, Brierley Hill, W. Mids. Sat (25 fished). Steve Broome (Maver Midlands) 7-6-0 (one bream, one tench plus bits); Ste Worton (HanKat Superteam AS) 6-0-14 (two bream plus a few bits); Kev Jones (HanKat Superteam AS) 4-5-8 (two bream); Dick Tranter (WMP Maver/Spotted Fin) 4-4-15; Sir David Sheaf (Canal Kings) 3-14-8; Simon Nickless (Sensas Black Country/HanKat Superteam AS) 3-6-0.

Izaak Walton (Stafford) AA Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Little Onn, nr. Church Eaton, Staffs. Sat (8 fished). Kevin Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 5-2-10 (130+ small fish on poled pinkie and squatt over groundbait); Keith Holbrook (Rough Hay AC) 4-6-4 (small mixed silvers on poled squatt and pinkie over groundbait); Mark Wyton (Goodyear AC) 3-5-12 (small mixed silvers on poled pinkie over groundbait); Alan Round (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 3-0-6 (30 fish made up of a 1lb skimmer plus stamp-roach on poled caster); Keith Hulland (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 2-3-1 (small mixed silvers); Dave Holbrook (Team Eclipse) 1-12-12.

Long Eaton Fed. Summer League, Round 4, Erewash Canal, Dale Avenue Section, Long Eaton, Derbys. Sat. John Lock (Loughborough Soar MG) 4-10-0 (roach and perch); Derek Jackson (3 Counties) 4-1-8; John Brockway (Maver Central MVDE) 2-9-0; Mark Parker (Sensas 4 Counties) 2-5-0; Steve Posiak (Long Eaton Fed.) 2-2-0; Ian Sharratt (Loughborough Soar MG) 2-0-8. League: Wilson Sully (Long Eaton Fed.) 9; John Lock (Loughborough Soar MG) 10 (inc. 1 section win); Asa Cooper (Matlock) 10; Steve Posiak (Long Eaton Fed.) 11 (inc. 1 section win); John Johnson (Notts AA) 11.

Nene/Towcester AC, Grand Union Canal, Castlethorpe, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun 12th May. John Harris 8-8-0; Andy Kimpton 8-4-0; Graham Martin 6-4-0.

Newton-le-Willows AA Spring League, Final Round (7), Sankey Canal, Upper Pound, St. Helens, Merseyside. Sun 5th May. Ian Alexander (John Bull Floats) 18-8-0 (bream); Ken Senior (Newton) 9-15-0 (bream); Andy Smith (Newton Tackle & Bait) 4-12-0 (silvers); John Mallett (Bolton) 1-10-0 (silvers). Final league: Ian Alexander 61; Jimmy Corkish 57; Andy Smith 49.

Prince Albert Juniors Canal Series, Match 1, Shropshire Union Canal, Nantwich, Ches. Sun. Hayden Saunders 3-6-0; Ashleigh Dale 3-0-0; Sam Henthorn 2-7-0.

South Wales Canal Spring League, Round 2, Brecon & Monmouthshire Canal, Brecon Town & Wooden Horse Sections, Powys, Wales. Sun 12th May. Iain Swanson (Milo/Bait-Tech) 12-1-0; Karl Crowle (Tredegar) 9-3-0; Keith Robinson (Festival Angling) 8-12-0; Gary Townsend (Maver Harescombe) 8-8-0; Stu Cutler (HanKat Superteam AS) 8-6-0. (amended result).

Storey’s Halesowen RBL, Birmingham Main Line (BCN), Soho Loop, Clissold Street Section, Winson Green, B’ham. Sun. Garry Mason 4-15-0 (one small tench, skimmers and perch on pole-fished worm); Andy Sloan 2-1-0; Kevin Clark 1-15-0; Geoff Garrish 1-2-0; Sean Waite 1-1-0.

Taunton AA Evening Mini League, Round 1, Bridgwater & Taunton Canal, Trenchard Way Flyover to Obridge Flyover Section, Taunton, Somerset. Wed (10 fished). Russell Hilton 6-12-0 (lots of roach plus four perch on poled worms); Chris Parr 4-14-0 (stamp-roach plus a couple of small perch and chublets); Dan Baldwin 4-5-0 (120 herring bleak).

The Dave Chadwick Memorial Match, Macclesfield Canal, Macclesfield, Ches. Sun (32 fished). Paul Ashton (Hindley MG) 7-7-0 (bream and perch); Simon Walton (Sensas NW) 6-9-0; Ryan Hughes (Chaddendon) 4-15-0; Tim Noon (Tri-Cast Calder) 4-8-0; Nigel Storr (Matrix Halifax) 3-9-0; Keith Deakin (Tri-Cast Calder) 2-4-8. (£175 raised for Cancer Research).

Wigan DAA Members Flyers, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Adlington Marina Section, Adlington, Chorley, Lancs. Wed (30 fished). Dean Meadows (Hindley MG) 11-14-0; Mark Battersby (Bolton) 7-9-8; John Brogden (Matrix LTB) 4-10-0; Gordon Houlibecq (Hindley MG) 3-14-4. Sat., Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Appley Bridge Section, Wigan, Gtr. Manchester (41 fished). Carl Blurton (Drennan NW) 30-7-8; Dave Edgerley (Wigan MG) 13-0-0; Mick Johnson (Liverpool) 9-14-8; Tony Richardson (Hindley MG) 9-3-12; John Walker (Little Lever) 8-7-12. Sun., Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Heaton’s Bridge Section, Scarisbrick, Ormskirk, Lancs. (44 fished). Steve Wilson (Sensas NW) 25-3-0; John Easton (Liverpool AS) 18-2-0; John Lloyd (Liverpool AS) 15-9-0; Mick Topping (Sensas NW) 14-3-0; Colin Cliffe (Matrix LTB) 12-15-8.

Wolverhampton Over 60’s Club Open, Shropshire Union Canal, High Onn, nr. Church Eaton, Staffs. Wed (13 fished). Dave Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 5-13-4 (mainly small roach on poled pinkie and squatt over groundbait); Mark Wyton (Goodyear AC) 4-8-7 (punch-roach); Alan Round (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 4-2-2 (caster-roach plus squatt and pinkie-roach); John Hanna (Milo/Bait-Tech West Midlands) 3-9-13 (perch and roach); Steve Askey (Stafford) 3-5-4 (one 1lb+ perch and small roach); Dave Holbrook (Team Eclipse) 3-2-0 (small roach).

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Blackfords Progressive Association Match, Calf Heath Reservoir, nr. Gailey, Staffs. Sat (34 fished). Jordan Hall (Fatty’s Bait & Tackle) 50-15-0 (bream to 2lb on poled pellet long and caster short); Dave Ridgway (Shifnal) 50-12-0 (mainly roach with a few bigger skimmers on poled caster); Dave Nicholls (Walsall) 36-0-0 (skimmers to 12oz on the cage feeder with maggots); Brian Ashley (Telford) 31-13-0 (skimmers on the pellet feeder with wafters); Kevin Tipton (Fatty’s Bait & Tackle/Sensas) 31-12-0 (skimmers on pole-fished expander pellets); Neville Bailey Snr. (Blackfords) 31-11-0 (bream to 3lb on the Method feeder long with wafters).

Embryo Kiveton Waters, Sheffield, S. Yorks. Sat 11th May., PM Open, Rose’s Lake. Mark Hassel 141-9-0; Karl Franks 136-11-0; Will Shepard 115-9-0.


Castle AC, Canons, Northants. Wed 8th May. Pete Upton 18-10-0; Ron Snaith 9-12-0; Matt Stevens 7-8-0.

DATS – Lagoon Vs. Brackley & District AS, St. James’ Lake, Brackley, Northants. Sun 12th May. Nigel Steel (DATS-Lagoon) 9-15-0; Colin Chart (Brackley & District AS) 8-5-0; Alan Rarnell (Brackley & District AS) 7-2-0. Overall: Brackley & District AS 30-14-0; DATS-Lagoon 24-7-0.

Long Eaton Fed., Brewery Ponds, Shardlow, Derbys. Wed. Rob Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 6-6-0 (two carp); Steve Till (Long Eaton Fed.) 4-12-0; Ivan Carrier (Long Eaton Fed.) 4-7-0; Bill Varney (Long Eaton Fed.) 4-5-8; Derek Jackson (3 Counties) 4-4-0; (Joint 6th) Dave Morris (Long Eaton Fed.) 1-5-8; Pete Allwood (Long Eaton Fed.) 1-5-8.

Mill Cotton Fishery League, Round 4, Ringstead, Northants. Sun 12th May. Matt Elson 14-3-0; Jeff Rice 10-14-0; Nick Antonacci 10-7-0. League leader: Kev Folwell 3.

Newton-le-Willows AA Disabled & Over 60’s Members Weekly Match, Whitedoor Dam, Golborne, Lancs. Thurs 9th May., Beech & Oak Pools. Beech Pool: Eddie Marcroft (Newton Tackle & Bait) 22-9-0 (silvers and a small carp); Paul Hill (Widnes) 20-7-0 (a brace of carp and silvers to pole); John Austin (Gortini Floats) 16-12-0 (carp plus bream to pole). Oak Pool: Colin Wood (Woods Floats) 19-1-0 (a small carp and silvers to pole); Chris Grehan (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 15-2-0 (silver fish to pole); Billy Holden (Golborne) 10-3-0 (silver fish to pole).

Newton-le-Willows AA Tuesday Evening Members Sweepstake, Whitedoor Dam, Golborne, Lancs. Tues 7th May., Beech Pool. Colin Wood 28-0-0 (carp and silvers); Warren Douglas 24-0-0 (carp and silvers); Mike Collins 11-0-0 (silver fish and carp).

Patshull Park Fishery Opens, The Great Lake, Pattingham, Staffs. Wed., Shallows Section. Tony Meissner (Gloucester) 26-9-0; Steve Preece (Walsall) 25-2-0; Pete Waters (Patshull) 24-6-0. Sun., Shallows & Golf Course Sections (25 fished). David Gough (Sparkes MG) 33-12-0; Darren Clark (Cheshire) 30-4-0; Kallum Oliver (Crewe) 29-2-0; Jason Bucknell (Little Dawley AC) 25-12-0; Rob Brennan (Garbolino) 25-3-0; Pete Black (Garbolino) 23-8-0 (all bream weights to feeder tactics).

Stoke-on-Trent AS, Noel’s Pool, nr. Butterton, Park Road, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffs. Lee Tolley Jnr. 23-9-0; Ian Garside 21-10-0; Lee Tolley Snr. 21-9-0; Craig Woolley 20-4-0.

Towcester Vets, Silver Lake, Wappenham, Northants. Wed 8th May. Les Ramsden 5-12-0; Andy Kimpton 4-10-0; John Broughton 3-6-0.


Angling Trust England Ladies Coarse Fishing Team Fund Raiser Match, Lingmere Fishery, Moreton, The Wirral, Merseyside. Sat 11th May. Winner: Ross Newton 178-12-0 (F1s). Sections: Section 1 – Tony Goddard 116-0-0; Section 2 – James Howson 145-4-0; Section 3 – Steve Boyd 63-0-0; Section 4 – Terry Collins 76-2-0. (£660 raised).

Angling Trust Fish ‘O’ Mania 2024 Qualifier, The Glebe Fishery, Peckleton, Leics. Sat 11th May (100 pegs). Kieran Marsden 269-7-0 (carp to 8lb); Brad Lucas 256-11-0; Jonathan Rouse 256-2-0; Ricky Small 244-0-0; Dale Shepherd 231-1-0. Qualifier: Kieran Marsden.

Angling Trust Fish ‘O’ Mania 2024 Qualifier, Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Wed (100 pegs). Jamie Hughes 176-7-0; Danny Keenan 167-11-0; John Harvey 147-12-0; Andy May 127-7-0; Sarah Taylor 123-7-0; Callum Dicks 118-0-0. Qualifier: Jamie Hughes.

Aston Park Fisheries, Sheffield, S. Yorks. Sat., Open, Bill’s & Butts Lakes. Steve Forster 164-12-0; Darren Denton 143-3-0; Sarah Challinor 97-12-0. Sun., Super Sunday Open, Split & Lanta Lakes. Danny Bennett 131-5-0; Lee Scarborough 129-12-0; Curtis Boyle 105-13-0; Mike Kipling 97-15-0; Joe Cotterill 87-8-0; Michael Westwood 81-12-0.

Baden Hall Fishery, Stafford, Staffs. Thurs., Open, Canal Pool. Ed Warren (Garbolino) 85-13-0; Ade Shepherd (Swynnerton) 61-11-0; Dave Dale (Colmic NW) 60-11-0; Paul Grattage (Stoke-on-Trent) 50-11-0. (all bream weights).

Bitterwell Lake Tuesday Silvers Final Qualifier, Coalpit Heath, Bristol, Tues. Martin McMahon 43-9-0; Martin Rayet 36-14-0; Matt Challenger 34-14-0; Simon Hyden 31-12-0; Adam Palmer 30-4-0; Gary Etheridge 29-12-0. Qualifier: Martin McMahon.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches., Sat., Open, Pine, Trio & Ash Lakes. Conrad Taylor (Absolute Angling) 105-9-0 (carp to 15lb on pole-fished meat); Andy Musgrove (Edgeley Sports) 93-14-0 (carp to 10lb on bomb and meat short); Glen Clarence 91-0-0.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants. Wed 8th May., Open, Grendon Lake. Terry Soper 35-6-0; Andy Cooksley 33-2-0; Ian Pretty 26-9-0. Sat 11th May., Open, Brickyard Pool. Pat Lloyd 42-5-0; Paul Chapman 36-2-0; Stan Atter 25-11-0. Sun 12th May., Open, Grendon Lake. Pete Lovell 30-1-0; Chris Pridmore 25-5-0; Steve Shakespeare 24-3-0.

Corks AC – Mid-week Series, Match 2, Lower Broadheath Fishery (The Jam Factory); Worcester, Worcs. Wed., Willow Pool (all pegs). David Spooner 114-1-0 (carp on the pellet feeder casting into the corner margin); Peter Walker 75-5-0; (carp on the straight lead using pellets, then dead maggots on the pole in margin); Simon Hall 54-14-0; Nigel Grayland 54-4-0.

Glebe AC, Twin Lakes Fishery, Biddenham, Beds. Sun 12th May., Jack’s Lake. Dave Haddon 120-6-0; Paul Jackson 113-8-0; Vince Battams 113-3-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Open, Match Pool (14 fished). Denis Lutwyche (Hawkesbury) 85-8-0 (carp to 10lb on the Method feeder with wafters); Craig Kidd (Hawkesbury) 78-10-0 (30lb of bream to 4lb on poled soft pellet plus carp to 6lb on the Method feeder with corn); Dave Armson (Hawkesbury) 63-6-0 (50lb of bream to 4lb plus carp to 4lb on poled worm and caster).

High Heyes Farm Fishery (The Catteries) Open, Chorley, Lancs. Sat (13 fished). James Declouet 108-0-0; Lee Clancy 63-4-0; Danny McQuire 57-4-0.

MAP Marston Fields Fishery, Sutton Coldfield, W. Mids. Sat., Open, Elm & Oak Pools. Lee Richards 143-7-0; Dan Deakin 119-14-0; Steve Jackson 117-7-0.

Maver Mega Match This 2024 Qualifier, Partridge Lakes Fishery, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Covey Lakes 1-6 & Willow Lake (82 fished). Wayne Kearney 133-7-0; Kristian Jones 120-14-0; Lee Riley 115-2-0; Steve Openshaw 111-1-0; Andy May 107-5-0. Qualifier: Wayne Kearney.

Nisa Feeders Open, Makins Fishery, Bramcote, Nuneaton, Warks. Wed., Phase One-Lake Two. Nathan Law (Derby) 73-11-0 (carp on poled pellet in the margins, mainly in the first and last hour); Daz Milne (Hinckley) 71-11-0 (carp on pellet waggler, one fish on the bomb); Tom Calladine (Bait-Tech North) 47-8-0 (carp on pellet waggler, pole tactics and Method feeder); Andy Findlay (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 43-14-0 (carp on the Method feeder); John Adamson (NISA Feeders) 38-0-0 (carp on Method feeder) 38-0-0; John Lack (Northampton) 32-2-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool. Steve Pearce 77-10-0 (carp and F1s on bomb and pellet); Mark Sumners 41-12-0 (carp and F1s on the pellet waggler); Ian Keywood 39-7-0 (carp and F1s on bomb and pellet); Paul Truman 32-8-0 (carp and F1s on poled pellet). Sat., Open, Big Geary’s Pool (16 fished). Paul Fox 109-8-0 (carp on poled pellet); David Haynes 100-12-0 (carp on bomb and pellet); Paul Terry 95-12-0 (carp on poled pellet); Ian Geddes 91-14-0 (carp on bomb and pellet). Sun., Open, Siblings A & B Pools. Andy Christie 58-7-0 (carp on poled pellet and caster); Nick Jukes 53-8-0 (carp and F1s on poled pellet and maggots); Dave Childs 50-12-0 (carp and F1s on poled pellet); William McCranor 49-6-0 (carp and F1s on poled pellet and worms).

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon 6th May., Open, Oak & Willows Pools. Andy Kyte (Middle Seven Angling) 316-3-0; Gaz Willey (Walsall) 157-3-0; Paul Ward 155-2-0; Matt Morgan 153-11-0; Dave Bowater (Preston Innovations Boldings) 143-11-0. Bank Holiday Mon 6th May., Over 60’s Open, Sycamore Pool. Mick Jamieson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 126-3-0; Clive Wright (Preston Innovations Boldings) 122-11-0; Bob Clarke (Preston Innovations Boldings) 107-5-0; Dave Mortlock (Preston Innovations Boldings) 106-2-0. Thurs 9th May., Over 60’s Open, Chestnut Pool. Bob Clarke (Preston Innovations Boldings) 80-11-0; Ron Clarke (Preston Innovations Boldings) 77-6-0; Bill Hill (Preston Innovations Boldings) 74-9-0; Dave Mortlock (Preston Innovations Boldings) 71-12-0. Sat 11th May., Oswestrians AC, Chestnut Pool. Rob Hancox 100-5-0; Terry Edwards 85-5-0; Clive Wright 72-11-0; Nige Clarke 68-8-0. Sun 12th May., Open, Larch Pool. Andy Bishop (Preston Innovations Boldings) 127-5-0; Dave Bowater (Preston Innovations Boldings) 116-11-0; Ziggy Lees (Preston Innovations Boldings) 109-6-0; Gaz Willey (Walsall) 99-6-0. Sun 12th May., Shrewsbury AC, Hawthorn Pool. Romeo Wang 102-3-0; Jamie Roden 64-5-0; Kev Pilsbury 53-11-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Over 60’s Open, Sycamore Pool. Colin Reynolds (Preston Innovations Boldings) 73-6-0; Bill Hill (Preston Innovations Boldings) 67-11-0; Terry Edwards (Pool Hayes) 60-2-0. Wed., Open, Willows Pool. Gaz Willey (Walsall) 110-6-0; Anthony Dyson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 61-11-0; Gareth Unwin (Big C) 54-8-0. Sun., Open, Chestnut & Larch Pools. Andy Bishop (Preston Innovations Boldings) 147-6-0; Adam Jones (Maver Elite) 137-2-0; Gaz Willey (Walsall) 130-4-0; Rich Pedlar (Bibby’s/Stone & District AC) 127-3-0.

Quarry Pool Fishery, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Thurs., Open. Simon Harris (Little Dawley AC) 194-7-0; Graham Roberts (Quarry Pool) 129-9-0; Terry Edwards (Pool Hayes) 126-14-0; Keith Bradnick (Baggeridge AC) 105-14-0; Gary Steele (Tankies) 102-0-0. Sat., Sunshine AC. G. Tinsley 90-5-0; P. Pleach 79-2-0; C. Jones 68-4-0. Sun., Horse & Jockey AC. K. Roderick 104-14-0; M. Walters 85-0-0; J. Meredith 72-10-0.

Radcliffe Anglers, Limbrick Fishery, Chorley, Lancs. Sun 12th May., Sandy Moat (Doughnut Lake) (7 fished). Chris Padidar 17K 400g; Chris Jones 16K 600g; Ian Fraw 14K 680g.

Spilsby AA, Toad Hall Fishery, Candlesby, Spilsby, Lincs. Tues Eve., 4 Hour Match. Jason Smith 50-7-0; Dave Andrew 46-15-0; Derek Skinner 35-0-0.

Splinters AC Wednesday Boys, Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, Lutterworth, Leics. Wed 8th May., Plough & Harrow Pools. Trev Griffiths 176-11-0; Eddie Kelly 144-6-0; Pete Smy 129-9-0.

Stoppo’s Fishery Silvers Open, Coton-in-the-Elms, Derbys. Wed (8 fished). Dave Smith 25-13-0 (roach to 1lb plus decent skimmers, mainly on the feeder with dead red maggots); Mick Hatchard (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 12-13-0 (good skimmers on pole-tactics); Steve Tivey 12-6-0 (decent skimmers plus small silvers); Paul Dennis 10-6-0; Troy Dyson 9-6-0; Ian Foster 8-9-0.

The Old Hough Coarse Fishery Golden Pot 2024 Qualifier/Open, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Lower Benbo, Prospect & Boulders Pools. Mike Anderson 94-15-0; Mick Reed 77-13-0; Carl Day 75-6-0; Paul Tucker 73-2-0; Luke McDonagh 68-9-0; Adam Martin 64-3-0. Qualifiers: Mick Reed; Carl Day.

Todber Manor Silver Fish Open, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat., Ash Lake (11 fished). Martin Rogers 27-6-0; Jamie Rich 21-8-0; Matt Skyme 19-4-0.

Viaduct Fishery, Somerton, Somerset. Sat. Open, Campbell Lake (12 fished). Howard Webb 277-12-0; Jack Stamp 199-6-0; Phil Hardwick 152-8-0. Silvers: (Joint 1st) Mark Wenn 31-8-0; A. Rocky 31-8-0; Nick Veale 30-4-0.

Whitmore Fisheries, Greenhalgh, Preston, Lancs. Sat., Open, East Canal (35 fished). Nick Jenkins 102-13-0; Charlie Gaskell 74-5-0; Stu Carroll 66-6-0.

Last Edited: 20 May 2024

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