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Angling match results for week ending 2 May 2021 (including Bank Holiday Monday)

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope

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Alan Bedford Memorial Match, Huddersfield Narrow Canal, Huddersfield, W. Yorks. Sun. C. Hawthorn (Matrix Halifax) 17-9-0 (skimmers); I. Scott (Burnley) 8-9-0; T. Price (Matrix) 6-1-0.

Barford AA Open, Grand Union Canal, Dolphin Waters (pegs 21 to 51), Knowle, W. Mids. Wed. B. Coles (Maver Midlands) 21-6-8 (bream); J. Bean (Kidlington) 14-6-15; L. Blundell (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 11-5-8; D. Golding (Barford AA) 9-13-8.

Erewash Valley Individual Spring League, Round 5, Erewash Canal, Ilkeston, Derbys. Sat. D. Clayton (Drennan Leics. VDE) 4-3-0; T. Barker (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 4-0-8; J. South (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 3-15-0; A. Astle (Boland Colmic Soar) 3-0-0; A. Starkey (Dynamite Derby) 2-12-0. League: J. Brockway (Long Eaton Fed.) 29-2-0; S. Shelton (Matchman Supplies) 23-15-8; J. South (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 17-6-8; D. Jackson (3 Counties) 17-1-4; T. Moroz (Chesterfield AC) 15-5-0.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Slade Heath Railway Section, Coven, Staffs. Thurs PM, 4 Hour Match. I. Davies (Goodyear AC) 3-6-13; M. Boden (Goodyear AC) 3-2-13; G. Law (Goodyear AC) 2-8-8; M. ‘Killer' Wood (Goodyear AC) 2-6-3.

HanKat AS Teams of Four Championships 2021, Qualifier 3, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Soho Loop Section, Winson Green, B'ham. Sat. P. Bick (Daiwa Dorking) 5-8-4; T. Fairhurst (Wigan MG) 5-8-4; M. Howell (HanKat AS) 4-6-0. Teams: Trentmen 12; Daiwa Dorking 14; Wigan MG 16; Red Lantern 18; HanKat AS 20. Qualifiers: Trentmen, Daiwa Dorking.

HanKat AS Open, Stourbridge Canal, Tank Section, Brierley Hill, W. Mids. Bank Holiday Mon. S. Worton (HanKat AS) 7-1-0; G. Atkins (Sportsman AA) 4-4-0; L. Woodhouse (HanKat AS) 3-12-0; A. Curless (Browning Central) 2-12-0; A. Swift (Browning Central) 2-6-0.

Milton Keynes Teams of Four Spring League, Grand Union Canal, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun 25th Apr. A. Bunnage (Colmic Blue) 7-14-0; G. Jones (MK Druids) 6-5-0; J. Drakulic (Colmic Lakes Lane) 4-10-0. Teams: Colmic Lakes Lane 28; Bob's Boys 27; MK Druids 23.

Southport & District AA Matches, Leeds & Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch), Southport, Merseyside. Sun 25th Apr. M. Wilson 6-13-0; D. Buck 6-4-0; K. Vaughan 4-1-0. Sun., Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Sparks Bridge Section, Rufford, Southport, Merseyside. M. Wilson 21-1-0 (bream and skimmers); J. Lim 13-7-0; S. Hoyle 11-9-0.

Sportsman AC Open, Walsall Canal, Ocker Hill, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. T. Lowe (Sportsman AC) 2-9-0 (roach); I. Thompson (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 2-6-10; M. Howard (Sportsman AC) 1-15-12; K. Jones (Sportsman AC) 1-14-6; D. Arnold (Sportsman AC) 1-9-7.

The Hodnet 50th Anniversary Two Day Festival 2021 (98 entrants), Shropshire Union Canal, Goldstone & Soudley, Shrops. Sun., Day One. R. Guest (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 22-15-8; M. Lenihan (Warrington) 18-13-0; M. Appleby (Drennan Leics.) 18-4-0; M. Davies 14-9-7; S. Taylor 11-4-0; D. Hughes (Sensas Black Country) 10-12-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Day Two, Shropshire Union Canal, Market Drayton, Shrops. S. Fogel (Crewe MG) 8-4-8; J. Garbett (Team Eclipse) 8-0-0; M. Grimshaw (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 6-4-8; P. Dobing (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 5-15-0; L. Kenyon (Crewe MG) 5-7-0; I. Fewtrell (Sensas NW) 5-5-6. Festival overall: P. Dobing (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 5; M. Lenihan (Warrington) 6; R. Guest (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 7; J. Garbett (Team Eclipse) 8 (13-2-0); A. Marsden (Wigan MG) 8 (10-13-0); G. Sayner 8 (9-14-12); M. Grimshaw (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 9 (on weight); E. Warren (Garbolino) 9; S. Gibbins 9; S. Fogel (Crewe MG) 10.

Thornhill AC Open, Calder & Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, Kirklees, W. Yorks. Sat. J. Plows (Tri-Cast Calder) 1-15-0; N. Storr (Matrix Halifax) 1-10-0; B. Kellett (Thornhill AC) 1-7-0; P. McMillan (Matrix Halifax) 1-5-0.

Towcester Vets, Grand Union Canal, Heyford, Northants. Wed 21st Apr. T. Saunders 3-12-0; J. Beard 2-15-0; B. Beard 2-8-0.

Tring AC Post Christmas Match, Grand Union Canal, Tring, Herts. Sun 25th Apr. C. Howard 2-0-0; A. Allday 1-11-8; M. Rodwell 0-13-8; T. Watts 0-12-0. (£43 raised for Ian René Hospice).

Wigan AA Flyers, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Pinfold Lane, Wigan, Gtr. Manchester. Sun. A. Mick 10-9-8; C. Walky 5-1-0; P. Robinson 3-14-8; S. Wilson 3-6-0.

Wolverhampton AA Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Calf Heath, Staffs. Wed. S. Broome (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 10-10-8; B. ‘the Wizard' Jones (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 6-3-6; A. Gough (Wolverhampton AA/Rough Hay AC) 5-12-10; P. Turner (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 4-9-4; S. Dudley (Sensas Black Country) 4-5-0; C. Talbot (Sensas Black Country) 3-7-11.

Wolverhampton Over 60's Club Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Above the Boat PH Lock to the end peg in the Cross Keys PH Pound, Penkridge, Staffs. Wed. K. Holbrook (Rough Hay AC) 6-6-13 (two big bream/few bits); P. Hancock (Cannock) 5-4-0; A. Round (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 3-7-6; P. Caley (Stafford) 3-6-0; J. Stoll (Middlewich) 3-3-0; I. Davies (Wolverhampton AA) 3-0-0.


Bridgnorth British Legion AC, Hoccom Pool, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. D. Williams 19-4-0 (carp); M. Spittle 12-12-0; F. Jackson 10-12-0; S. Slade 7-8-0.

County Vets, Canons, Northants. Wed 21st Apr. B. Spencer 13-1-0; J. Lewis 9-14-0; J. Balhatchett 8-6-0.

Luton Codgers, South Lagoon, Wybostart, St. Neots, Cambs. Wed. J. Gray 4-8-0 (one bream and skimmers); D. Frankland 2-15-0; B. Roper 2-10-0; N. Gray 2-9-0.

Milton Keynes Vets, Furzton Lake, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Wed 21st Apr. J. Robison 27-8-0 (silvers); S. Cordingley 21-12-0; R. Lattimer 18-2-0.

Patshull Park Opens, Great Lake, Pattingham, Staffs. Sat., Shallows & Boats Sections. P. Bucknall (Little Dawley AC) 43-2-0 (bream); B. Stanford (Monkhall/MH Floats) 42-12-0; M. Tonks (Patshull) 38-0-0; T. Hope (Telford) 30-13-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Shallows & Deeps Sections. M. Cartridge 63-9-0; I. Hughes 30-1-0; D. Frost (Tri-Cast Weston) 21-9-0.

The Mick Perry Shield Charity Match, Patshull Park, Great Lake, Pattingham, Staffs. Sun., All Sections. M. Pritchard (Wolverhampton) 55-10-0 (bream); K. Tipton (Sensas) 18-4-0 (6 bream); T. Hope (Telford) 15-6-0; N. Snelling (Patshull) 13-14-0; D. Martin (Wolverhampton) 12-2-0. (Approx £960 raised for Roy Castle Lung Cancer Charity).


A.J. Jewson Tuesday Series, Bradshaw Hall Fisheries, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Tues., Lake 4. T. Barlow (Dynamite/Drennan Barnsley) 128-9-0 (carp and F1s); P. Jones (Todmorden AS) 66-2-0; M. Dobson (A.J. Jewson) 65-10-0; P. Kemp (Ryburn AC) 63-4-0; G. Bateman (Tri-Cast Calder) 59-9-0; W. Mcleavy (Tri-Cast Calder) 57-7-0.

Acorn Fishery, Clevedon, N. Somerset. Tues. B. Smith 83-7-0; D. Westcott 72-6-0; A. Davis 58-2-0; L. Macey 55-0-0; M. Rayet 50-13-0; D. Wride 42-1-0. Silvers: M. Nicholls 37-13-0; E. Wynne 29-1-0.

Angling Trust Fish ‘O' Mania 2021 Qualifier, Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks. Wed. J. Holloway 144-11-0; T. Clark 141-11-0; A. Hulme 109-12-0; K. Jones 108-3-0; S. Openshaw 100-0-0; J. Payne 99-8-0. Qualifier: Jordan Holloway.

Angling Trust Fish ‘O' Mania 2021 Qualifier, The Oaks, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Ash & Sycamore Lakes. T. Bainbridge 131-8-0; C. Tidswell 116-8-0; D. Ballan 115-15-0; N. Stretch 113-15-0; M. Gallimore 107-4-0; S. Luck 105-11-0. Qualifier: Tom Bainbridge.

Bateman Vine AC, Monkhall Fishery, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun., Swallow Pool. N. Gater (Bateman Vine AC) 133-9-0; F. Reed (Bateman Vine AC) 64-12-0; P. Doyle (Bateman Vine AC) 58-3-0; M. Ashmore (Bateman Vine AC) 57-12-0.

Bells Mill Fishery, Stourbridge, W. Mids. Bank Holiday Mon. J. Millard 71-10-0; S. Whittle 68-0-0; R. Dawes 60-2-0; A. Newton 59-0-0; C. Jones 55-8-0; J. Lowe 52-14-0.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Ash, Trio, Pine, East & West Lakes. C. Weeder Jnr. (Chris Weeder Jnr. Angling) 90-1-0; T. Whitehouse (Absolute Angling) 86-8-0; A. Musgrove (Edgeley Sports) 84-6-0.

Bradshaw Hall Fisheries, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Sat., Lake 8 & Loop. G. Whalley 118-8-0; C. Dickinson 78-12-0; P.A. Jones 73-10-0.

Brooksides Fisheries, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Snake Lakes 1 & 2. G. O'Sullivan 57-6-0; M. Nicholl 53-9-0; S. Barlow 46-14-0.

Castle Ashby Opens, Grendon, Northants. Wed 21st Apr. J. Pearson 14-4-0; T. Dunk 9-8-0; F. Pizzimenti 8-12-0. Sat 26th Apr. N. Antonacci 12-6-0; K. Garratt 8-4-0; D. Wright 7-8-0. Sun 25th Apr., Grendon Pool. I. Drage 46-14-0; M. Morgan 28-12-0; G. Millward 25-4-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Match Pool. R. Marson (Hawkesbury) 64-6-0 (carp to 8lb); L. Rayner (Hawkesbury) 51-14-0; R. Wells (Leicester) 51-7-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Match Pool. C. Johnson (B'ham) 71-3-0; I. Shirley (Hawkesbury) 70-4-0; J. Kidd (Hawkesbury) 55-2-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Tues., Vets, Match Lake & Meadow Pool. S. Daniels (Heronbrook) 83-12-0; G. Baker (Heronbrook) 59-15-0; J. Hanna (Browning West Midlands) 57-10-0; G. Gibson (Manchester) 56-11-0; M. Colclough (Heronbrook) 56-3-0; M. Taylor (Heronbrook) 54-3-0. Thurs., Costcutter, Meadow Pool. G. Skerritt (Stoke) 116-4-0; C. O'Brien (South Manchester) 71-8-0; K. Arnold (Heronbrook) 61-10-0; J. Birchall (Manchester) 55-4-0; M. Taylor (Heronbrook) 53-6-0; M. Mynard (Heronbrook) 49-4-0. Sat., Moors Masters, Round 1, Meadow & Canal Pools. A. Hulme (Maver Gold Dynamite) 120-13-0; A. Dyson (Tri-Cast Old Hough) 106-10-0; M. Dawes (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 101-12-0; P. Gibson (Nathan's Youth) 87-4-0; J. Robinson (Maver Midlands) 77-11-0; K. Dennis (Ultimate Pellet) 75-15-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Meadow & Island Pools & Match Lake. P. Gibson (Nathan's Youth) 113-12-0; R. Blease (Heronbrook) 110-10-0; L. Pemberton (Heronbrook) 107-6-0; T. Robinson (Maver Midlands) 89-9-0; J. Robinson (Maver Midlands) 89-7-0; K. Dennis (Ultimate Pellet) 82-3-0.

High Heyes Farm (The Catteries), Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat. A. Twist 90-12-0; L. Gibbon 70-4-0; P. Meadows 58-4-0.

Lingmere Fishery, Birkenhead, The Wirral. Sat. L. Kinnair 75-1-0; J. Lyth 57-14-0; C. Doran 56-0-0.

Meadowlands Fishery Open, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Sun 25th Apr. L. Taylor 143-10-0; P. Caton 105-14-0; T. Winstone 89-6-0.

Mill Pond Open, Houghton Regis, Beds. Sun 25th Apr. P. Abbott 18-0-0 (silvers); S. Davies 14-8-0; N. Shearne 11-15-0.

Monkhall Fishery, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Hawk & Lark Pools. K. Hayes (Monkhall) 180-12-0; R. Small (Monkhall) 146-2-0; S. Owen (Monkhall) 141-14-0. Sat., Lark & Owl Pools. A. Kyte (Middle Severn Angling) 173-10-0; P. Gregory (Swan Elite/MH Floats) 152-12-0; A. Rowbottom (ABC) 143-10-0. Sun., Owl Pool. Mitch Davidson (Maver Midlands) 144-8-0; D. Parry (Decca AC) 112-12-0; K. Hayes (Monkhall) 109-4-0.

NISA Feeders Open, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Wed., Lambsdown Pool. C. Lee 152-15-0; J. Adamson (NISA Feeders) 110-3-0; M. Bull (Frenzee) 107-12-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Tues., Starlets Vets Match, Little Geary's, Anniversaries & Siblings A & B Pools. K. Folwell 82-7-0; C. Greenaway 65-14-0; R. Quiney 64-2-0. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool. P. Heaven 83-0-0; J. Newton 74-9-0; J. Burchell 63-8-0. Sat., Big Geary's Pool. M. Higgott 132-5-0; S. Bellion 112-5-0; T. Hodges 73-15-0. Sun., Molands Mere Pool. P. Canning 110-6-0; J. Newton 51-4-0; T. Hodges 49-12-0. Bank Holiday Mon., Little Geary's Pool. A. Mansfield 120-0-0; P. Newell 113-4-0; J. Shirley 100-2-0.

Partridge Lakes, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Covey Lakes 1-5. F. O'Reilly 104-8-0; J. Brown 78-9-0; I. Burley 74-2-0.

Pondwood Fisheries Evening Match, White Waltham, Berks. Tues. S. Harrison 20-0-0; M. Corsini 19-0-0; J. Fletcher 17-0-0; E. Lewis 13-0-0; R. Lewis 12-0-0; J. Knight 10-0-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Tony Foster Over 60's Open, Sycamore Pool. B. Hill (Preston Innovations Boldings) 107-12-0; H. Colley (Preston Innovations Boldings) 95-10-0; J. French (Preston Innovations Boldings) 95-0-0. Tues., Drop Outs AC, Sycamore Pool. B. Fletcher (Drop Outs AC) 78-15-0; D. Oliver (Drop Outs AC) 77-9-0; R. Jones (Drop Outs AC) 70-2-0. Wed., Mick Keene Open, Sycamore Pool. A. Jones (Milo MGM/Bait-Tech) 166-10-0; C. Wynn (Tri-Cast Weston) 133-13-0; G. Unwin (Walsall) 104-7-0. Thurs., Ron Clarke Over 50's Open, Larch & Chestnut Pools. S. Owen (Monkhall) 122-7-0; R. Clarke (Preston Innovations Boldings) 83-15-0; T. Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings) 83-2-0. Sun., Gaz Willey Open, Larch, Willows & Sycamore Pools. G. Willey (Walsall) 112-0-0; S. Lovell (Walsall) 105-8-0; L. Willey (Walsall) 98-8-0.

Quarry Pool, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Thurs., Open, Rover. N. ‘Tyson' Park (Little Dawley AC) 120-8-0; M. Pritchard (Highley) 103-2-0; S. Walters (Chestnut Tree AC) 89-10-0. Sat., Little Dawley AC. P. Onions (Little Dawley AC) 112-12-0; D. Cox (Little Dawley AC) 64-4-0; N. ‘Tyson' Park (Little Dawley AC) 60-0-0. Sun., Green Man AC. C. Stevens (Green Man AC) 140-7-0; S. Morgan (Green Man AC) 97-6-0; D. Prosser (Green Man AC) 89-1-0. Bank Holiday Mon, Open. T. Kibble (Poets AC) 106-3-0; M. Evans (Weston Pools) 97-8-0; A. Griffiths (Quarry Pool) 96-2-0.

Sensas Evesham Youth AC, Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Sat. Juniors: J. Martin 76-8-0; A. Ross 44-8-0; O. Robinson 40-14-0. Intermediates: D. Chalk 56-0-0; H. Golder 25-4-0. Adults: G. Brotherton 50-4-0; D. Golder 42-10-0; G. Robinson 40-2-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery Opens, Edwinstowe, Notts. Wed., Holmedale Lake. N. Shipman (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 88-2-0; P. Unwin (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 53-10-0; P. McGir (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 46-1-0. Sun., Holmedale Lake. P. Hodgetts (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 72-2-0; J. Ashwell (J.A. Angling) 66-2-0; P. Unwin (Batchelors AC) 63-14-0.

Stoppo's Fishery Silvers Open, Coton-in-the Elms, Derbys. Thurs. A. Boxall 8-4-0; C. Talbot 5-14-0; P. Croome 5-8-0.

The Oaks Lakes, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Poplars Lake. C. Young 79-4-0; C. Hall 67-3-0; F. Laine 57-1-0.

Todber Manor, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat., Hill View, Homeground Lakes. A. Blunt 179-0-0; J. McMahon 172-0-0; S. Stacey 164-12-0.

Tollerton Ponds, York, Yorks. Sat. P. Cooper 162-14-0; D. Cheetham 145-8-0; J. Gibb 145-3-0.

Tri-Cast Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Tues., Lucky Dip, Prospect & Goose Pools. L. Breeze (Cresta/Gamakatsu) 57-13-0; (Joint 2nd) P. Johnson (Edgeley Sports) 54-11-0; B. Dodd (Tri-Cast Old Hough) 54-11-0; L. Gibbon (Matrix LTB) 52-5-0. Sat., Boulders, Goose, Upper Benbo, Lucky Dip & Prospect Pools. A. Bridge (Tri-Cast Old Hough) 81-7-0; R. Taylor (Border Fishery) 77-2-0; A. Martin (Matrix LTB) 74-3-0.

Viaduct Fishery, Somerton, Somerset. Sat., Campbell Lake. J. Attwood 204-13-0; P. Hardwick 159-2-0; D. White 155-13-0. Silvers: N. Bartlett 37-14-0; S. Denmead 31-3-0; D. Eckett 27-14-0.

Wellingborough AC, Mill Cotton, Ringstead, Northants. Sun 25th Apr. M. Hayman 15-11-0; A. Stokes 14-7-0; M. Stokes 12-8-0.

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Last Edited: 05 May 2021

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