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Angling match results for week ending 20 August 2023

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

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Bibby's/Stone & District AC, Trent & Mersey Canal, Stone, Staffs. Wed. Steve Smith 7-10-0; Alex Cooper 7-4-0; Dave Mason 6-7-0; Paul Walkden 6-2-0; Terry Proctor 5-8-0; (Joint 6th) Gordon Moss 5-2-0; Maurice Rice 5-2-0.

Canal & River Trust Canal Pairs Championship 2023 Qualifier, Trent & Mersey Canal, Middlewich, Ches. Sun (34 fished). Steve Fogel (Drennan NW) 6-11-0 (squatt and pinkie fish on pole and whip); Martin Kettle (Colmic NW) 5-12-0 (squatt and pinkie fish and caster-roach on the pole); Dicky Weaver (Tubertini Ludlow) 5-2-0 (squatt and pinkie fish). Pairs winners on the day (already qualified): Dicky Weaver (Tubertini Ludlow) & Steve Fogel (Drennan NW) 3. Qualifiers: Martin Kettle (Colmic NW) & Jimmy Gibbs (Colmic NW) 7; Steve Ashworth (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits NW) & Roger Priestley (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits NW) 9; Michael Davies (Wigan MG) & Mark Grimshaw (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 12; Dennis Hill (Manchester) & Dave Barrett (Manchester) 13.

Canal Kings Open, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Soho Loop, Prison End Section, Winson Green, B'ham. Sun. Wayne Sharpe (Sensas Black Country) 5-14-4; Roger Evans (Sensas Black Country) 5-2-10; Mick Conlon (Smithy's) 5-0-2; Dave Hughes (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 5-0-0; Mel Howard (Canal Kings) 4-7-9; Ben Garbett (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 4-5-11.

Canal Masters Qualifier 2023, Bridgewater Canal, East Lancs Bridge & Marsland Green Sections & Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Plank Lane, Narrow Common Lane Walk-over & Common Lane Sections, Leigh, Wigan, Gtr. Manchester. Sat (60 fished). Mark Lewis 12-2-10; Tony Corolla 7-13-0; Mark Grimshaw 7-3-8; Glyn Bagley 6-11-8; Chris Furnival 5-9-4; Danny Martin 5-8-4. Qualifiers: Alex Clegg; Mark Lewis; Alan Crook; James Hibbert; Tony Corolla; Danny Martin.

Cashmores MG, Wyrley & Essington Canal, Pelsall Common (Club Waters), Pelsall, Walsall, W. Mids. Tues (19 fished). D. Jeffery 7-6-0 (all silvers inc. a roach estimated to be 2lb; M. Elcock 7-3-8 (three large perch and silvers); N. Lawrence 5-14-8 (one tench and silvers); D. Hadley 5-1-0 (silvers and a small tench); S Bagnall 4-11-2 (one small tench and silvers).

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Ball Lane Section, Coven, Staffs. Thurs PM., 4 hour match. Tony Beech (Goodyear AC) 4-6-6 (140 small fish plus a few 3oz roach on squatt and pinkie); Malcolm Bethell (Goodyear AC) 2-13-6 (mainly small perch and gudgeon on maggot and pinkie); Dave Smith (Goodyear AC) 2-13-0 (skimmers, gudgeon and small perch on pinkie and maggot); Johnny Benness (Goodyear AC) 2-6-0 (small gudgeon and roach on bread punch, squatt and pinkie). Sun., Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Slade Heath Basin & Boats Sections, Coven, Staffs. Steve ‘End Peg' Cope (Goodyear AC) 7-8-4 (decent-sized roach and skimmers on red maggot plus a lot of squatt-fish); Barry ‘the Wizard' Jones (Goodyear AC) 5-3-0 (a 2lb 4oz chub, a 2lb bream plus bits on maggot); Steve Dudley (Goodyear AC) 4-13-10 (mixed silvers); Richard Guest (Goodyear AC) 4-1-4 (mixed silvers); Bernie Leatherbarrow (Goodyear AC) 3-13-11 (four small perch on bits of worm plus gudgeon and roach).

HanKat Superteam AS Open, Dudley No.1 Canal, Waterfront Section & Dudley No.2 Canal, Link 51 Section, Brierley Hill, W. Mids. Sat (24 fished). Andy Curless (Drennan NW) 25-14-12; Dave Hughes (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 25-10-0; John Taylor (Sportsman AC) 16-7-0; Derek Owen (Rough Hay AC) 16-4-4; Kevin Clark (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 12-15-15; Paul Skidmore (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 12-4-4; Wayne Sharpe (Sensas Black Country) 11-5-0.

Let's Fish! Wolverhampton Regional Celebration, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal (Wolverhampton AA Waters), Wombourne, S. Staffs. Sat. Cadets: Jacob Bath 720g; Jessica Lawes 680g; Isaac Rose 600g; Evelyn Woodhall 450g; Dominic Stinton 315g; James Lathbury 285g; Alfie Allcott 215g; Alfie Lathbury 200g; Morgan Hughes 190g. Juniors: Dylan Walker 1K 200g; Oliver Hall 690g; Frankie Allcott 560g; Ammar Sarahewa 500g; Thomas Hammond 490g; Harri Davis 470g; Lewis Leyshan 215g.

Liverpool DAA, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, The Running Horses PH Section, Lydiate, Sefton, Merseyside. Mon 14th Aug. Sean Berry 24-10-0 (bream); Any Lloyd 8-9-0. Sections: Dean Meadows 7-0-0; Paul Robinson 4-15-0; Paul Charnock 2-4-0.

Oakwood Canal Sweep, Grand Union Canal, Three Locks Section, Leighton Buzzard, Beds. Sun 13th Aug. John Weeden 24-6-0 (bream and skimmers); Dan Carey 23-9-0; Tony Cassidy 21-10-0 (big perch and skimmers).

Sensas Oakwood Teams of Five League, Round 5, Grand Union Canal, Slapton & Town South, Leighton Buzzard, Beds. Sun (50 fished). Dave White (Sensas Oakwood Black) 24-11-0; Owen Lester (Colmic Blue) 22-6-0; Steve Joy (Matrix Image Red) 21-0-0; Rob Durrant (Colmic Black) 19-13-0; Mick Shepherd (Sensas Oakwood Purple) 16-3-0; Butch Murphy (Sensas Oakwood Green) 15-6-0; Martin Foster (Matrix Image Blue) 15-2-0; Paul Yarrow (Sensas Oakwood Black) 13-14-0. (all of the larger weights made up of bream and skimmers to worm and caster). Teams: Sensas Oakwood Purple 36; (Joint 2nd) Matrix Image Red 31; Drennan Bordon 31; (Joint 4th) Sensas Oakwood Green 30; Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 30; Sensas Oakwood Black 28; Colmic Black 27; Matrix Image Blue 25; Colmic Blue 20; Barts 17. League: Sensas Oakwood Green 179; (Joint 2nd) Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 162; Matrix Image Red 162; Colmic Black 158; Drennan Bordon 145; Sensas Oakwood Purple 133; Matrix Image Blue 128; Sensas Oakwood Black 111; Colmic Blue 107; Barts 85.

South West Super League, Final Round (6), Gloucester & Sharpness Canal, Slimbridge Up & Down, Glos. Sun (28 fished). Mark Brush (DGL Gold) 29-13-0 (bream and skimmers on long pole and feeder, best baits were dead reds or red worms); Lee Trivett (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 15-0-0 (bream and skimmers on feeder); Mark Bromsgrove (Sensas 88) 10-8-0; Dave Micklewright (DGL Gold) 9-11-0; Gary Cross (Sensas 88) 9-8-0; Steve Ford (DGL Gold) 9-6-0. Teams: DGL Gold 32; Sonubaits Thatchers 29; Sensas 88 27. Final league: DGL Gold 161.5; Sonubaits Thatchers 156; Preston Innovations Thatchers 136. Top league individual: Phil Bendall (DGL Red) 41. Runner-up: Mark Bromsgrove (Sensas 88) 36.

Sportsman AA Open, Walsall Canal (BCN), Portacabins Section, off Leabrook Road, Wednesbury, W. Mids. Sat. Mal Galliers (Sportsman AA) 1-9-3; Chris Taylor (Sportsman AA) 1-2-12; Tony Garrett (Sportsman AA) 1-0-3.

Sportsman AC Open, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), The Wides Section, Tipton, W. Mids. Sun. Baz Buckley (Sportsman AC) 3-6-0; Tony Walters (Sportsman AC) 3-0-0; Trevor Dangerfield (Sportsman AC) 2-4-0; (Joint 4th) Glen Garbett (Sportsman AC) 1-5-0; John Horton (Sportsman AC) 1-5-0; Alan Price (Sportsman AC) 1-3-0.

Stoke City DAA Open, Shropshire Union Canal, left-hand side of the Junction Inn, Norbury Junction, Staffs. Sat (18 fished). John Hanna (Browning West Midlands) 10-4-8 (decent hybrids, perch and roach); Kevin Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 9-1-0 (decent hybrids, perch and roach); Richard Guest (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 7-12-4 (squatt-fish); Simon Nickless (Sensas Black Country) 6-11-0 (roach and skimmers); Steve Askey (Stafford) 6-6-0 (skimmers); Fred ‘the Bread' Cheetham (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 6-1-0 (hybrids and roach).

Wolverhampton Over 60's Club Open, Shropshire Union Canal, High Onn & Little Onn, nr. Church Eaton, Staffs. Wed. Mick Hatchard (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 6-6-8; Carl Westwood (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 6-2-9; Steve Dudley (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 5-9-6; Dave Dale (Sparks MG) 4-8-9; Dave Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 3-14-4; Bernie Leatherbarrow (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 3-12-10.


Angling Trust Riverfest 2023 Qualifier, River Trent, Burton Joyce, Notts. Sat (80 fished). Tony Barker 32-9-0 (bream); Dave Binns 30-4-0 (dace); Cameron Hughes 25-14-0; Tony Marshall 25-12-0; Sean Ashby 22-10-0; Dave Clayton 21-12-0. Qualifiers: A Zone – Dave Binns 30-4-0; B Zone – Tony Barker 32-9-0; C Zone – Tony Marshall 25-12-0; D Zone – Cameron Hughes 25-14-0.

Angling Trust Riverfest 2023 Qualifier, River Trent, Trent Lock, Notts. Sun (60 fished). Pete Hunt 60-2-0; Toby Bunting 26-5-0; Mark Perkins 14-0-0; Mick Scanlon 13-4-0; Tommy Pickering 11-15-0. Qualifiers: A Zone – Lee Wright; B Zone – Pete Hunt; C Zone – Tommy Pickering.

Bridgnorth AS Poppy Appeal Open, River Severn, Linley Bank Stretch, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun (44 fished). Tony Moreton (Preston Innovations) 50-8-0 (seven barbel plus some decent perch on the feeder with casters); Phil Amos (Stourport) 40-14-0 (six barbel on meat); Kevin Owen (Northwich) 25-14-0 (four barbel plus chub on meat); Adam Slade (Crewe MG) 24-10-0; Joe Holloway (Milo MGM) 21-2-0. Sections: Section A – Phil Coles 17-4-0; Section B – Barry Cooper 17-8-0; Section C – Jim Wilson (Stourport) 19-4-0 (all roach on poled hemp); Section D – Paul Turner (Colmic UK) 11-14-0. (£180 raised for the Poppy Appeal Charity).

Corks AC Annual Contest, Warwickshire Avon (Stratford AA Waters), Seven Meadows, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warks. Sun. Pete Grant 4-7-0 (waggler with caster to the far bank for a mixed bag); Andy Walker 3-14-8; Bob Pynor 3-13-0; Barry Abbots 3-7-0; Sean Brabin 3-6-8-0; Peter Walker 3-1-0.

Droitwich Spa Members Only, Warwickshire Avon, Twyning, Glos. Thurs. Colin Jew 47-15-0; Alan Gardner 24-4-12; John Swain 17-11-0; Gary Seadon 12-15-12; (Joint 6th) John Maloney 7-8-4; Les Sanders 7-8-4.

Kidderminster & District Angling Association Open, River Severn, Bewdley, Worcs. Sat., Norman Wilson (Stourport) 28-7-0 (bream and perch on the feeder); Barry Cooper 19-8-0; Mark Blackburn 17-4-0; Andy Price 15-9-0.

Medway Wednesday Open, River Medway, Barming, Maidstone, Kent. Wed (26 fished). John Gore 44-6-0 (seventeen bream on worm); Graham Mitchell 15-15-0; Melvyn Oakley 15-8-0; Pat Newman 9-9-0; Kevin Dyer 7-8-0; Fred Brown 6-11-0.

Northwich AA Open, River Weaver, Dredger Length, Northwich, Ches. Sat. Jan Verbruggen 9-5-8; Paul Keeley 7-10-12; Wendy Locker 6-11-12; Rod Fraser 6-10-12.

River Severn Float Championship 2023, Round 3, River Severn (KDAA Waters), Bewdley, Worcs. Wed (50 fished). Ian Hughes 27-1-0; Pete Morris 19-14-0; Geoff Brierley 17-14-0; Tim Biddle 17-8-0; Martin Challenger 17-4-0; Alex Graham 16-8-0. League: Pete Morris 135; Tony Moreton 128; Dave Foxall 127; Ian Hughes 126; Geoff Brierley 123 (41-13-0); Martin Challenger 123 (41-6-0).

Rotherham UAF Northern Rivermasters 2023 Qualifier, River Don, Sprotbrough & Denaby, S. Yorks. Sun. Tim Peters (Tri-Cast Calder) 14-5-0; Paul Clarke (Leeds) 13-5-0; Paul Holmes (Daiwa Dons) 12-0-0. Qualifiers: Tim Peters; B. Brown; Paul Holmes; J. Farmer.

Wellingborough & District Nene AC Pairs 2023, River Nene, Oundle, Northants. Sun 13th Aug. Daniel Webb & Carl Steffen 25-7-0; Jeff Rice & Nick Austin 23-7-0; Neil Beeby & Ed Clark 23-1-0. Top Individual: Carl Steffen 22-1-0.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Blackfords Progressive Association Match, Calf Heath Reservoir, nr. Gailey, Staffs. Sat. Dave Ridgeway (Shifnal) 47-3-0; Kevin Tipton (Fatty's Bait & Tackle/Sensas) 44-9-0; Mick Tonks (Coven) 41-0-0; Martin Cartridge (Angling Direct) 40-1-0; Jordan Hall (Middy/Adrenaline) 40-0-0 (one net penalty); Franek Staniuszko (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits NW) 36-14-0.


Spilsby AA Don's Wednesday Knock-Up, Hobhole Drain, Boston, Lincs. Wed. Pete Harker 6-14-0; Dave Dean 5-13-0; Dennis Houghton 4-0-0; Tony Vamplew 3-14-0; Dave Andrew 3-5-0; Alan Slater 2-12-0.


Abington AC Sunday League, Abington Park Lake, Northampton, Northants. Sun 13th Aug. Matt Stevens 12-11-0; Roger Pettit 7-4-0; Andy Weatherley 5-5-0. League: Dave Rose 78 (on weight); Roger Pettit 78; Darren King 56; Andy Weatherley 53.

Castle AC, Canons, Northants. Sun 13th Aug. Dave White 25-4-0; John Lewis 12-10-0; Dick Ashby 10-4-0.

Long Eaton Fed., Brewery Ponds, Shardlow, Derbys. Wed. Steve Till (Long Eaton Fed.) 15-7-0 (stockies); Pete Allwood (Long Eaton Fed.) 10-8-0; John Brockway (Maver Central MVDE) 7-11-0; Alec Whitmore (Nathan's of Derby) 5-15-0; Mark Harrison (Soldiers & Sailors) 5-2-0; Rob Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 4-7-0.

Milton Keynes Vets, Canons, Northants. Wed 9th Aug. Ernie Sattler 18-11-0; Martin Cunniffe 13-1-0; Dell Rowland 9-14-0.

Patshull Park Fishery Opens, Great Lake, Pattingham, Staffs. Wed. Ben Stanford (Monkhall) 20-9-0; Kevin Williams (Wolverhampton) 18-3-0; Danny Chetwood (Dawley AS) 14-0-0. Sun. Tony Randall (Shifnal) 16-15-0; Kevin Williams (Wolverhampton) 14-15-0; Rich Lawson (Vespe) 14-14-0.

Towcester AC, Silver Lake, Wappenham, S. Northants. Sun 13th Aug. Les Ramsden 9-1-0; Les Goodridge 8-15-0; John Harris 6-14-0.


Bateman Vine AC, Unwick's Farm Fishery, Hartlebury, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Sun., Hunter's Pool. N. Gater 175-1-1 (NEW CLUB RECORD); P. Doyle 63-2-0; M. Ashmore 49-8-0; P. Jones 42-9-0.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Open, Trio, Pine, West & Ash Lakes. Cliff Noble (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 140-12-0 (carp to 15lb on caster shallow to the tree); Will Rimmer 129-5-0 (carp to 10lb on dead maggot and groundbait down the edge); Stuart Carroll (Matrix Leigh Tackle & Bait) 122-14-0.

Bridgtown Social AC, Horns Pool, Slitting Mill, nr. Rugeley, Staffs. Sun. Dave Smith (Bridgtown Social AC) 83-0-0 (carp to 4lb on worm); Joe Athersmith (Bridgtown Social AC) 69-8-0 (mainly F1s plus a few carp to 5lb on worm); Hughie Blair Snr. (Bridgtown Social AC) 68-4-0 (carp and F1s); Dennis Jackson (Bridgtown Social AC) 43-8-0; Tony Beech (Bridgtown Social AC) 42-0-0; Colin Tillet (Bridgtown Social AC) 36-0-0.

Brookside Fisheries, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Snake Lake 1. Stuart Conroy 82-14-0; Nick Butterworth 65-2-0; Chris Ruscoe 53-1-0.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants. Wed 9th Aug., Open, Grendon Lake. Jamie Minter 31-12-0; Myles Phillips 23-10-0; Alan West 22-0-0. Sun 13th Aug., Open, Grendon Lake. Jamie Minter 77-0-0; Max Higgott 55-10-0; Wayne Robinson 33-0-0.

Darlaston AC, Wassell Grove Fishery, Hagley, Worcs. Sun. Marshall Sherwood 35-6-0; Tommy Cross 28-4-0; Andy Sherwood 17-10-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC, Barby Marshes, Barby, Warks. Sun 13th Aug. Gil Corn 21-0-0; Terry Smith 16-0-0; Mike Holmes 12-2-0.

Glebe AC, Decoy Lakes, Whittlesey, Cambs. Sun 13th Aug., Elm Lake. Dave Haddon 164-3-0; Paul Jackson 134-12-0; Alan Barnes 110-7-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Open, Match Pool (14 fished). Craig Kidd (Hawkesbury) 95-10-0 (carp to 8lb on pellet and meat); Dennis Lutwyche (Hawkesbury) 85-4-0 (carp to 10lb on Method feeder and maggot); John Kidd (Hawkesbury) 71-0-0 (carp to 9lb on pellet and meat).

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Staffs. Sat., Open, Canal, Island & Bridge Pools (20 fished). Steve Williamson 168-11-0; John Myatt 158-4-0; Simon Kearns 151-5-0; Ash Davies 144-7-0; Ryan Burgwin 116-3-0; Dean Lockett 111-11-0.

High Heyes Farm Fishery (The Catteries) Open, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat. Pete Schofield 98-4-0; Paul Banks 85-4-0; James Declouet 61-12-0.

Lagoon AC Vs. Brackley, Furtho Manor Farm, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun 13th Aug. Mark Penwell (Lagoon) 13-5-0; Ian Johnson (Brackley) 6-7-0; James Cavendish (Brackley) 6-6-0. Winners: Lagoon AC.

Lingmere Fishery Open, Moreton, The Wirral. Merseyside. Sat. J. Howson 100-15-0; A. Dewhurst 93-8-0; M. Owens 83-4-0.

MAP Marston Fields Fishery, Sutton Coldfield, W. Mids. Sat., Open, Elm & Laurels Pools. Will Gray 89-0-0; James Hendron 88-0-0; Antony Flint 80-0-0.

Millpool AC, Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks. Sun 13th Aug., House & Top Pools. Grant Merrett 178-6-0; Richard Shiner 115-14-0; Kevin Perry 104-12-0.

Millpool AC Tuesday Evening Sweep, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Tues Eve 8th Aug. Wayne Sharman (Lane's Bait & Tackle) 423-8-0; Neil Carless 381-8-0; Pete Caton 321-6-0.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sat 12th Aug., Open, Owl Pool. Steve Penwright (Goodyear AC) 137-4-0; Craig Marsden (Monkhall) 121-2-0; Paul Gregory (Monkhall) 120-14-0. Sun 13th Aug., Open, Lark Pool. Mitch Davidson (Drennan NW) 226-4-0; Paul Gregory (Monkhall) 173-8-0; Tim Cadwallader (Monkhall) 153-4-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool. Keith Deaner 89-0-0 (carp); Paul Truman 70-4-0 (carp and F1s); Steven Pearce 54-5-0 (carp and F1s); Nick Jukes 38-14-0 (carp and F1s). Sat., Open, Big Geary's Pool (23 fished). Paul Fox 134-11-0 (carp); Ron Taylor 107-0-0 (carp); Ian Keywood 64-14-0 (carp); Max Higgott 61-14-0 (carp). Sun., Open, Anniversaries Pool. Matt Brayfield 49-2-0 (carp and F1s); Petre Heaven 41-2-0 (F1s); C. Marston 39-5-0 (F1s); Bob Williams 39-2-0 (F1s).

Partridge Lakes Fishery, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Covey Lakes 1-4 (42 fished). Neil Machin 90-5-0; Ste Melmore 87-15-0; Keith Owen 87-3-0; Dave Lee 82-1-0; Mike Gabbitas 76-8-0; Jake Waterworth 74-14-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Over 60's Open, Chestnut Pool. Steve Owen (Monkhall) 154-9-0; Dave Mortlock (Preston Innovations Boldings) 148-6-0; Clive Wright (Preston Innovations Boldings) 106-11-0; Colin Reynolds (Preston Innovations Boldings) 84-6-0. Wed., Open, Chestnut Pool. Steve Lovell (Maver Midlands) 166-7-0; Clive Wynn (Weston Pools) 100-7-0; Rich Pedlar (Bibby's/Stone & District AC) 87-8-0; Clive Edwards (Preston Innovations Boldings) 61-5-0. Thurs., Over 60's Open, Oak Pool. Ron Clarke (Preston Innovations Boldings) 103-9-0; Bill Hill (Preston Innovations Boldings) 98-11-0; Mick Jamieson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 96-2-0; Dave Mortlock (Preston Innovations Boldings) 93-7-0. Sun., Open, Larch & Oak Pools. Rich Pedlar (Bibby's/Stone & District AC) 172-15-0; Martin Griffiths (Fatty's Bait & Tackle) 170-1-0; Gaz Willey (Walsall) 146-12-0; Steve Lovell (Maver Midlands) 127-13-0.

Quarry Pool Fishery, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Thurs., Open. Brian Probert (Weston Pools) 141-11-0; Andy Amos (Reel Elite) 130-8-0; Terry Edwards (Pool Hayes) 111-2-0; Mal Dawes (Matty Dawes Angling) 88-15-0. Fri., Portway AC. N. Banks 121-0-0; C. Rides 82-0-0; R. Bedder 77-0-0. Sat., Graham Jones AC. D. Roberts 129-9-0; S. Jones 127-3-0; T. Price 112-14-0. Sun., Swan AC. Paul Gregory 208-14-0 (two net penalties); B. Baker 205-14-0 (one net penalty); T. Price 184-15-0; Gary Gollins 143-10-0; R. Hodgson 103-10-0 (one net penalty).

Spilsby AA Tuesday Evening Series, Penultimate Match 15, Toad Hall Fishery, Candlesby, nr. Spilsby, Lincs. Tues Eve. Tony Hancock 35-6-0; Dave Andrew 35-2-0; Dennis Houghton 33-7-0; Derek Skinner 27-12-0; Clive White 25-7-0; Neil Williams 19-0-0. League: Dennis Houghton 32; Derek Skinner 34; Dave Andrew 39; Tony Hancock 44.

Splinters AC, Shearsby Valley Lakes, Shearsby, Lutterworth, Leics. Wed 9th Aug. Gary Muddiman 192-10-0; Trev Griffiths 105-6-0; Tom Newbury 96-5-0. Sun 13th Aug., Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, Lutterworth, Leics. Pool B. Dave Chapman 261-9-0; Gary Muddiman 232-11-0; Mick Hawkins 154-10-0.

Storey's Halesowen RBL, Lower Park Fisheries, Redditch, Worcs. Sun., Abbey Pool. Jon Baker 172-0-0 (mainly F1s on poled caster shallow); Brian Smith 95-12-0; Kevin Clark 65-0-0; Malcolm Merrick 41-8-0; Pete Sanford 41-0-0.

The Cunneries Fishery, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat., Knock-Up, S Canal. Rob Trees 230-11-0; Vic Trees 148-12-0; Dominic Carroll 68-1-0.

The Old Hough Coarse Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Open, Boulders, Goose & Lucky Dip Pools. Connor Edwards 151-1-0; Dave Pimlott 119-2-0; Adrian Austin 100-11-0.

The Oaks Lakes, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Open, Cedar Lake. Andy Bennett 128-13-0; Brad Lucas 112-11-0; Steve Spears 102-15-0.

Todber Manor, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat., Open, Hill View Lake (20 fished). Martin Rogers 502-12-0; Steve Purchase 347-1-0; Ash Tomkins 333-8-0. Master of the Manor 2023 Qualifier: Martin Rogers.

Viaduct Fishery, Somerton, Somerset. Sat., Open, Campbell Lake (20 fished). Paul Bailey 143-10-0; Adrian Wood 136-0-0; Phil Hardwick 128-4-0. Silvers: Paul Greenwood 73-2-0; Mike Hunt 63-12-0; Stu White 61-10-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Sat., Stretton Pool. Allan Hughes 104-8-0; Kevin Roderick 86-10-0; Lee Griffiths 80-5-0.

Whitmore Fisheries, Greenhalgh, Preston, Lancs. Sat., Open, East Canal (24 fished). Allan Howarth 97-0-0; Jordan Bate 83-1-0; Stu Kennedy 76-15-0.

Last Edited: 22 August 2023

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