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Angling match results for week ending 5 December 2021

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Angling Trust Upper Thames Teams of Eight Winter League, Final Round 6, Kennet & Avon Canal, Marlborough Water, Milkhouse to Brimslade, Wilts. Sun 28th Nov. Kev Bennett (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 27-15-0 (perch, roach, hybrids to 3lb and bream to 2lb 8oz); Dan McDonald (Sensas Devizes) 22-12-0 (mainly hybrids to 3lb); Troy Weaver (DGL) 13-12-0; Mike Berntsen (Garbolino Blackmore Vale) 10-14-0; Gary Townsend (Sensas Lobby's) 8-15-0; Mark Brush (DGL) 6-15-0. Teams: Garbolino Blackmore Vale 37; Preston Innovations Thatchers 35; Sensas Devizes 30; DGL 29; Matrix Talisman 19; Sensas Lobby's 15. Final league: Preston Innovations Thatchers 15; DGL 17; Garbolino Blackmore Vale 19; Sensas Devizes 21; Matrix Talisman 25; Sensas Lobby's 29.

Crown & Anchor PH Winter League, Beverley Canal, Tickton, Beverley, Yorks. Sun. Peter Minns 7-1-0; Matt Young 5-8-0; Andy Elliott 4-8-0; Alan Thompson 3-13-0; Graham Walker 2-13-0; Chris Martin 2-10-0.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Slade Heath, Coven, Staffs. Sun. Ray Campbell (Goodyear AC) 5-3-0 (perch and roach); Steve Thomson (Goodyear AC) 4-8-0; Michael Thomson (Goodyear AC) 3-12-7; John Hunter (Goodyear AC) 2-14-3; Johnny Benness (Goodyear AC) 2-13-6.

Luton AC, Grand Union Canal, Town North, Leighton Buzzard, Beds. Wed. Ian Wing 13-0-0 (three big perch, skimmers and bits); Dave Abbott 5-0-0; Barry Roper 4-10-0; Steve Lathwell 3-12-0; (Joint 5th) Dennis Hunt 2-10-0 (caught 41 fish); Roger Baker 2-10-0; Bart Bonito 1-14-0.

North Wales & Cheshire MG Shropshire Union Canal Two Day Winter Classic 2021, Sat 27th Nov., Day One, Barbridge, Ches. Alan Faulkner 5-8-4; Simon Mottram 1-9-10; Les Olszewski 1-6-0. Sun 28th Nov., Day Two, Waverton, Chester, Ches. Alan Faulkner 10-3-0; Steve Fogel 9-6-0; Simon Mottram 8-13-6. Overall: Alan Faulkner 2 (15-11-4); Simon Mottram 2 (10-8-0); Steve Fogel 4; Mark Crossley 5; Les Olszewski 6.

Northampton Nene AC, Grand Union Canal, Bottom Lock Section, Stoke Bruerne, W. Northants. Sun 28th Nov. Graham Martin 11-1-0 (skimmers and silvers inc. 1lb 8oz roach); Craig Collins 8-5-0; Rob Pottinger 7-8-0.

Sensas Commercial House League Xmas Match, Kennet & Avon Canal, Bathampton, Claverton, & Dundas, Somerset. Sun (30 fished). Andy Britt (Mosella Bathampton) 3-0-0 (six roach and twenty perch); Leighton Warden (Crown Hospital Team) 2-8-0 (twenty perch and one roach); Toby Bentham (Crown Hospital Team) 1-14-8 (twenty six perch); Dave Wilmott (Crown Hospital Team) 1-10-0; Nick Coles (Mosella Bathampton) 1-4-8; Tim Ford (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 0-11-0.

Sensas HanKat Superteam AS Open, Stourbridge Canal, Tank Section, Brierley Hill, W. Mids. Sat. Steve Worton (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 2-9-0; Micky Howel (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 2-5-5; Lee Woodhouse (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 2-5-0; Dave Hughes (Sensas Black Country) 2-4-0.

Sensas Lifestyle MG/Izaak Walton (Stafford) AA Teams of Six Winter League, Final Round (6), Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal (A, B, C & D Sections), around Stafford, Staffs. & Trent & Mersey Canal (E & F Sections), Great Haywood, Staffs. Sun. Lewis Kenyon (Crewe MG) 12-2-0 (caster-roach); James South (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 11-6-8 (skimmers); Dean Williams (Sensas Lifestyle MG Red) 11-2-0; Nigel Clayton (Sensas Black Country Green) 10-5-0; B. Clarke (Crewe MG) 8-7-12; C. Watkins (Storey's MG) 8-5-0. Teams: Crewe MG 18; Sparks MG 30; Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 35; Sensas Black Country Gold 37; Bag'em/Maver Midlands 39; Sensas Lifestyle MG Blue 41. Final league: Crewe MG 163; Bag'em/Maver Midlands 165; Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech 191; Sparks MG 210; Sensas Black Country Gold 223; Sensas Lifestyle MG Blue 242.

Sportsman AA Open, Walsall Canal, Moors Mill Lane, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. Doug Whitehouse (Sportsman AA) 4-6-5 (squatt-roach); Neil Turner (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 4-5-7; Gary Atkins (Sportsman AC) 3-11-5; Owen Westwood (Sportsman AC) 2-1-0; Mal Galliers (Sportsman AC) 1-9-4.

Stoke City DAA Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Norbury Junction, Staffs. Sat. Dave McCall (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 15-5-0 (mainly roach); Gordon Griffiths (Colmic NW) 13-11-6; Simon Nickless (Sensas black Country) 13-8-0; Mal Boden (Goodyear AC) 11-6-0; Glenn Law (Walsall) 11-2-0; Kev Perry (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 10-8-7.

Tring Old Codgers, Grand Union Canal, Three Locks Section, Leighton Buzzard, Beds. Tues. Mick Gillings 4-5-8; John Hasler 3-5-8; Steve Cable 2-11-0; Richard Gibbs 2-5-8.

Wolverhampton AA Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Brewood, S. Staffs. Wed. Steve Dudley (Sensas Black Country) 17-4-0; Colin Talbot (Sensas Black Country) 14-10-0; Dave Brown (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 7-12-11; Neil Turner (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 7-9-2; John Cartwright (Sensas Black Country) 6-14-10; Pete Chilton (Evolved Baits) 5-9-10.


Bridgnorth British Legion AC, River Severn, Park Length, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. Pete Cartwright 17-1-0 (all chub); Darren Williams 11-12-0 (two barbel); Brian Preece 7-13-0; John Gill 5-4-0.

Cradley Heath Labour AC/Storey's Halesowen RBL, Warwickshire Avon, Pershore, Worcs. Sun. Martyn Yarsley 15-12-0 (mainly chub with a few roach); Stewart Mulheron 9-10-0 (all chub); Paul Skidmore 4-1-0; Brian Smith 1-2-0.

Gillingham AA 3rd Winter Championship Match, River Stour, Trill to Catholics, Dorset. Sun. Sun 28th Nov. Dave Sealey 13-15-0 (roach, dace and chublets); Adie West 11-4-0 (four chub plus bits); Pete Edwards 10-4-0; Rob Manns 9-4-0; Jason Mills 9-0-1; Kev Harvey 5-2-0.

Kidderminster & District AA Open, River Severn, Bewdley, Worcs. Sat. Pete Bate 7-3-0 (chub); Jim Burton 5-0-0; Nigel Marchington 3-9-0; Mark Traves 2-4-0.

MK Vets, River Gt. Ouse, Stony Stratford, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Wed 24th Nov. Paul Chapman 25-7-0 (four bream and 7lb of roach); Kevin Osborne 9-15-0; Kelvin Smith 7-1-0.

Newport AC Fur & Feather Match, River Ouzel, Castle Meadow, Newport Pagnell, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun 28th Nov. Eamon Burke 31-14-0 (roach); Paul Chapman 28-6-0; Steve Glidewell 17-9-0; Myles Phillips 16-11-0. (over 80b of roach caught by the top four).

River Steeping Open, Chain Bridge Area, Wainfleet All Saints, Lincs. Wed. Ian Brodie 8-6-0; Derek Skinner 5-8-0; Alec Rawlings 5-1-0; Alan Slater 4-13-0; Kev Wilson 4-7-0; Kev Hutchinson 4-6-0.

Rotherham UAF Winter League, Round 1, River Don, Sprotborough, S. Yorks. Sun. P. Goulding (Daiwa Dons) 10-5-0; A. Harrison (Sensas North) 6-5-0; P. Rees (Reesy's Wrigglers) 6-4-0. Teams: Reesy's Wrigglers 14; Daiwa Dons 16; Worsboro Misfits 18.

Shipton-on-Stour & District AC, River Stour, Honington, nr. Shipston-on-Stour, Warks. Sun. Barry Giles 6-10-0; (Joint 2nd) Peter Morgan 4-11-0 (inc.1lb 8oz roach); Stuart Fleming 4-11-0.

Winsford Open, River Weaver, Marina Length, Winsford, Ches. Wed. B. Clarke 3-4-0; M. Lenerhan 3-1-0; S. Walton 2-8-0.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Kiveton Waters, Kiveton Park, Sheffield, S. Yorks. Sun., Open. Rich Allen 192-4-0; Phil Gladwin 36-14-0; Ricky Darby 24-10-0.

Nigel Franklyn's Open, Earlswood Lakes, Solihull, W. Mids. Sat., Engine Lake. Daz Saunders 73-10-0 (thirty F1s); Stu Palser 32-5-0; Pete Caton 21-11-0.


Long Eaton Fed., Brewery Ponds, Shardlow, Derbys. Wed. Jim Marcer (Belper) 14-14-0 (skimmers); Ron Scales (Bennett's MG) 6-4-0; Steve Till (Long Eaton Fed.) 2-14-0; Alan Wright (Long Eaton Fed.) 2-4-0.

Towcester Vets, Canons Ashby, Daventry, Northants. Wed 24th Nov. Joe Roberts 13-0-0; Dave White 8-14-0; Rob Rawlins 6-9-0.


Aston Park Fisheries, Sheffield, S. Yorks. Sat., Open, Bill's Pool. Dave Hooper 52-12-0; Ryan Morton 35-2-0; A. Adam 28-12-0.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Open, Trio, Pine & East Lakes. Alan Sharman 35-3-0; John Preedy 32-11-0; Allan Howarth (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 31-9-0.

Brookside Fisheries, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Snake Lakes 1 & 2. Steve Barlow 32-14-0; Keith Wilson 28-11-0; Chris Ruscoe 24-5-0.

Castle Ashby, Grendon, Northants. Wed 24th Nov., Open, Grendon Pool. Andy Bazeley 15-4-0; Nigel Woodley 8-15-0; Mick Hewlett 7-14-0. Sun 28th Nov., Open, Grendon Pool. Wayne Robinson 3-2-0; Mark Davis 2-6-0; Pete Lovell 1-14-0. Sun 28th Nov., Open, Scotland Pool. Paul Abbott 7-2-0; Russ Coleman 5-13-0; Ben Lawrence 4-1-0.

Darlaston Piscatorials AC Winter League, Round 3, Court Farm Fishing Lakes, Callow End, Worcester, Worcs. Jason Elwell (Phil's Tackle) 109-14-0; Neil Powell 64-10-0; Ian Haynes 64-4-0; Jase Jones 47-1-0.

Dennetts MG Daventry, Makins Fishery, Nuneaton, N. Warks. Sun., Phase 3-Derwent Lake. David Jackson 12-3-0; John Bingham 1-14-0; Ian Watts 0-4-0; Paul Adnitt 0-3-0; Alan Knight 0-1-0.

Flore & Brockhall AC, Dog Lane Fishery, Napton-on-the-Hill, Southam, Warks. Sun 28th Nov. Terry Smith 2-2-0 (one perch); (Joint 2nd) Gil Corn 0-9-0 (one perch); John Purvis 0-9-0 (one roach).

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Sun., Open, Match Pool. Ian Shirley (Hawkesbury) 24-7-0 (bream to 2lb, roach, perch and gudgeon); John Kidd (Hawkesbury) 22-5-0 (three carp to 10lb); Dave Armson (Hawkesbury) 20-14-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, nr. Eccleshall, Stafffs. Sat., Open, Rover, Match Lake. John Myatt 62-8-0; Daniel Conner 51-12-0; Rob Prince 31-11-0.

Lingmere Fishery, Birkenhead, The Wirral. Sat. S. Openshaw 95-0-0; S. Boyd 63-12-0; A. Kirk 35-0-0.

Meadowlands Fishery Autumn League, Round 5, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Sun 28th Nov. Alan Walton 74-6-0; Rory Bodinaar 52-12-0; Wayne Sharman 44-6-0. League: Grant Merrett 11; Adam Wakelin 14.

Monkhall Fisheries, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Open, Swallow Pool. Stephen Halliwell (Burt Baits) 64-8-0; Jack O'Sullivan (Sonubaits) 62-8-0; Clive Wynn (Monkhall) 52-10-0. Sat., Open, Swallow Pool. Andy Welding (Matrix Phil's Tackle) 41-12-0; Mark Williams (Matrix Phil's Tackle) 37-2-0; Chris Newbrook (OAC) 23-14-0. Sun., Open, Owl Pool. Jason Nichols (Monkhall) 39-14-0; Les Thompson (Monkhall) 30-0-0; Tim Cadwallader (Monkhall) 28-8-0.

NISA Feeders Open, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Wed 24th Nov., Lambsdown Pool. Tony Lamb (Jaguar AC) 11-6-0; Rob Lowe (old Works AC) 9-4-0; Gary Cook (Mosella) 8-8-0. Wed., Lambsdown Pool. Liam Lynott 25-13-0; Martin Payne 19-0-0; Tony Lamb 14-13-0; Shaun Weed 13-9-0; Rob Lowe 9-14-0; John Adamson 8-0-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Open, Rover. Daniel Tresigne 43-12-0 (F1s); Jon Newton 37-10-0; Pete Heaven 36-6-0. Sat., Open, Rover. Dave Childs 26-13-0 (carp and F1s); Roy Beasley 24-10-0; Paul Truman 16-13-0. Sun., Sonubaits Winter League, Round 6, Siblings A & B, Little Geary's, Big Geary's & Molands Mere Pools (59 fished). Phil Canning 50-8-0 (carp and F1s); Aidan Mansfield 50-5-0; Stephen Bellion 35-13-0; Ian Keywood 34-10-0; Ron Savage 28-8-0; Daniel Tresigne 28-4-0.

Partridge Lakes Fishery, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Covey Lakes 1-3 & 6 (46 fished). Pete Tickle 61-6-0; Howard Kelly 57-8-0; John Turner 46-12-0.

Splinters AC, Peatling Pools, Peatling Parva, Lutterworth, Leics. Wed 24th Nov. Andy Belham 48-2-0; Kev Elliott 42-7-0; Tom Griffiths 38-3-0. Sun 28th Nov. Trev Griffiths 15-2-0; Dave Griffiths 13-12-0; Tim Calvert 12-8-0.

The Cunneries Fishery, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat., Open. Paul Coyle 49-8-0; Graham Ramsdale 49-6-0; Simon Fadden 48-10-0.

The Oaks Lakes Silver Fish Open, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Oaks Lake. Josh Newton 29-8-0; Dan Bennett 29-5-0; Mark Trattles 19-10-0. Sun., Clubman Winter League, Round 1, Ash Lake. Steve Brown 80-14-0; Alan Gladdes 44-11-0; Shaun Glass 32-4-0.

Todber Manor, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat., Open, Ash & Homeground Lakes. Steve Tucker 170-10-0; Gary O'Shea 148-12-0; Jason Powell 145-2-0. Silvers: A. Rocky 13-0-0; Nigel Bartlett 6-5-0.

Toddington AC, How End Fisheries, Bedford, Beds. Sun., Yasi's Lake. Jon Carberry 16-8-0; Kath Day Carberry 16-0-0 (only top two supplied). Silvers: Joe W. Oddy 6-8-0. Final league: Jon Carberry 147; Chris Oddy 142; Kath Day Carberry 133.

Tri-Cast Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Open, Goose, Boulders, Lower Benbo, Prospect & Lucky Dip Pools. Andy Dyson (Middy) 93-11-0; Martin Austin (Nathan's) 82-11-0; Connor Edwards (Burt Baits/Crewe MG) 71-11-0.

Last Edited: 08 December 2021

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