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* Bank End. Finningley, S Yorks. Sun, 30. Dean Foster (Kerfoots Tackle) 60-14-0, carp, wagglered pellet, peg 13; John Taylor (Clay Lane) 59-3-0; Alan Gerrard (Bank End) 50-9-0; Dave Masterman (Bank End) 36-13-0; Danny Myers (Bank End) 29-10-0; Dave Walker (Bank End) 27-10-0.
* Bradford No.1 AA, River Nidd, Cowthorpe, N. Yorks. Sun, 36. Alan Grandage (Bradford No.1) 16-2-0, five chub, stick float and caster, peg 54; Chris Smith (Leeds) 11-10-0; Adrian Lewis (Bradford No.1) 10-0-0; Ian Newby (Bradford No.1) 9-14-0; Dave Pitt (Bradford No.1) 6-14-0.
* Leeds DASA, River Ouse, Hunters Lodge to Linton, Sun. 54. Dave Armitage (Cleckheaton) 7-0-0, 22 roach, feeder and maggot, peg 260; Paul Bennett (Tackle 2U) 6-14-0; Ian Bowman (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 6-2-0; Jim Jordan (Leeds) 5-8-0; Dave Pollitt (Mirfield) 5-0-0.
* MAP Leegem League, Daiwa Hallcroft, Retford, Notts. Sun, 60, Moat Lake. Brian Sullivan (Maltby) 56-12-0, carp to 7 lb, waggler and pole, pellet, peg 11 island; Pete Tatley (Little John Lakes) 52-12-0; Mark Hazelwood (MAP Leegem) 39-12-0; Arnie Payling (Peg One Tackle) 32-12-0; M. Watson (MAP Leegem) 27-15-0.
* Northallerton, River Swale, Scruton. Sun, 30. Steve Beckwith (Leeds Angling Centre) 17-6-0, nine chub, waggler and maggot, peg A2; Fred Hardcastle (Woodlands Tackle) 17-2-0; Adrian Evans (Brotherton) 16-14-0; Steve Taylor (RSPS) 13-10-0.
* Oaks, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat, 32, Cedar Lake. Chris Kendall (Middy) 67-3-0, carp to 7 lb, pellet at 3m, peg 54; Mal Bailey (Garbolino Elton) 56-8-0; Andy Simpson (Browning Quaker) 51-12-0; Dean Smith (Matrix Bait-Tech) 47-7-0.
* Valmaar Sideloaders, River Ouse, Hunters Lodge to Linton. Sat, 48. Andy Bradley (Mirfield) 19-12-0, four bream plus several roach, feedered maggot, peg 224; Ian Bowman (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 13-12-0; Dave Pollitt (Mirfield) 13-7-0; Steve Whitfield (Steel City) 12-10-0; John Cyrowski (Barlby Village Stores) 10-13-0. Final League: Denis White (Maver) 45; Martyn Highe (Mirfield) 44; Dean Grace (Pontefract) 43.
* Woodhouse Grange, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Sat, 33, Heron Lake. Ray Charlton (Woodhouse Grange) 57-7-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 16; Stef Huntington (Goole) 56-8-0; Kev Worth (Woodhouse Grange) 56-0-0.
* Yarm, River Tees, Yarm, Cleveland. Sun, 37. Derek Reeney (Yarm) 23-5-0, perch, feedered worm, peg 147; Brian O’Keefe (Yarm) 18-8-0; Geoff Douglas (Daiwa Cleveland Angling) 13-9-0; Andy Hamilton (Maver Newman Scotts) 12-14-0.
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Ancholme Spring League, River Ancholme, Springs, N. Lincs. Sat, 27. Dean Parkinson (Scunthorpe Tackle) 30-13-0, bream, tench and perch, feedered worm, peg 31; Steve Williamson (Hull) 24-12-0; Graham Bontoft (Scunthorpe Tackle) 17-6-0.Barnburgh. Doncaster, S. Yorks. Tues, 22, over-50s. Steve Dobson (Barnburgh) 80-0-0, F1s, poled pellet; Stu Burkinshaw (Barnburgh) 48-8-0; John Hitchens (Yorkshire Baits) 38-10-0. Wed, 20. Gary Jubb (Barnburgh) 99-4-0, F1s, poled pellet; Phil Larkin (Barnburgh) 90-0-0; Andy Szczupak (Barnburgh) 89-12-0. Fri, 20. Gary Jubb (Barnburgh) 148-4-0, F1s, poled pellet; M. Carpenter (Barnburgh) 129-0-0; Tom Bray (Doncaster) 118-0-0. Sun, 25. Gary Jubb (Goldthorpe) 144-8-0, F1’s on poled pellet; Glen Greasley (Barnburgh) 127-0-0; M Carpenter (Barnburgh) 106-0-0.Benlee Lakes, W. Yorks. Sat, 22, Ben and Lee. Steve Oddy (Benlee) 56-10-0, carp, maggot and pellet, Lee peg 1; John Holdsworth (Benlee) 26-0-0; Chris Sturgeon (Benlee) 25-8-0. Sun, 20. Keith Garner (Benlee) 65-8-0, carp, maggot at 16m, Ben peg 11; John Holdsworth (Benlee) 36-8-0; Simon Guiseley (Benlee) 23-10-0.
Bob-Co, Carpvale Pools, nr York. Sun, 18, Match Lake. Dave Wright (Bob-Co) 46-8-0, carp and silvers, pellet and corn from peg 29; Gordon Wright (Bob-Co) 28-8-0; Andy Gallant (Bob-Co) 25-12-0. Final League: Dave Wright (Bob-Co) 87; Roy Worsnop (Bob-Co) 78; Andy Gallant (Bob-Co) 74.
Daiwa Hallcroft, Retford, Notts. Mon, 18, Vets, Croft and Bridge Island Lakes. Nigel Wood (Hallcroft) 20-12-0, skimmers, tench and roach, poled maggot over groundbait, peg 7 Croft; Roger Holmes (Notts AA) 20-0-0; Chris Ives (Chesterfield) 16-11-0; Jack Hobson (Sheffield) 16-10-0; Reg Turner (Retford) 14-10-0, Thurs, 38, Moat. Arnie Payling (Peg One) 46-2-0, eight carp to 8 lb, groundbait feeder and hair rigged corn, peg 6 outer; Dave Sewell (James Maude AC) 35-2-0; Joe Simms (MAP Leegem) 31-12-0; Jack Hobson (Sheffield) 30-6-0; Robin Walker (Wickersley) 25-12-0. Sat, 27, Moat. Gary Mumby (Retford) 46-0-0, five carp and 15 lb of skimmers, pellet at 13m, peg 67 island; Lee Hewison (MAP Leegem) 38-5-0; Daz Oldham (Maltby) 33-3-0; Andy Oldham (Frenzee) 31-6-0; T Butt (Sheffield) 25-14-0.
Ferryboat Farm, Conisborough, S. Yorks. Sun, 16. Les Billups (Ferryboat) 11-8-0, silvers, poled maggot, peg 46; Dave Micklethwaite (Barnsley) 11-0-0; Steve Billups (Ferryboat) and Andy Bacon (Paul’s Tackle) both 7-0-0.
Hayfield. Doncaster. Wed, undisclosed entry. Matt Marshall (Hayfield) 61-8-0, carp, feedered pellet, peg 7; Neil Madigan (Hayfield) 58-15-0; G. Holland (Hayfield) 50-8-0. Sun, Little Adam’s. Matt Marshall (Hayfield) 146-6-0, carp, feedered pellet, peg 32; D. Andrew (Hayfield) 38-0-0; Neil Madigan (Hayfield) 25-8-0.
Kiveton Hall, Sheffield. Sun, 26. Les Holtham (Kiveton) 76-14-0, carp, bomb and meat, peg 12; Lee Hendley (Kiveton) 48-4-0; Adie Pickton (Kiveton) 46-6-0; Steve Gill (Kiveton) 43-8-0; Steve Forster (Kiveton) 35-2-0; Chris Clark (Kiveton) 29-14-0.
None Go Bye Farm, nr Otley, Sun, 22, Middle Pond. John Mills (Formation Plastics) 24-2-0, roach, poled caster, peg 3; Gary Bennett (Leeds) 22-0-0; Chris Kendall (Middy) 20-15-0.
Oaktree Leisure, nr. York. Sun, 20, Pond Four. Tom Charnley (Brompton) 42-8-0, carp, meat, peg 12; Dave Bargefield (Miracle) 33-2-0; Steve Buchanan (Oaktree Leisure) 31-6-0.
Phoenix and Parkgate. Ravenfield ponds, Rotherham. Sat, 15. Barry Heapey 17-12-0, 5 ide, 2 bream and one tench on poled maggot, peg 79; Ray Hamshaw 15-6-0; Alan Banks 15-0-0; Harry Booth 13-0-0; Don Senior 9-0-0 (all Phoenix and Parkgate).
Rotherham UAF, River Don, Sprotborough. Sun, 10. Rich Vaughan (Daiwa Dons) 20-10-0, mainly roach, stick float and maggot, peg 45; Andy Anderson (Clay Lane) 14-13-0; Joe Murray (Maltby) 12-13-0; Jack Evason (Sheffield) 7-0-0; Paul Rees (Rotherham) 5-10-0; Paul Bacon (Pauls Tackle) 2-13-0.
Slaithwaite Pairs, Sparth Reservoir, Marsden, W. Yorks. Sun, 14. Andy Turner (Slaithwaite) 0-4-8, mostly small stuff, bloodworm at 12m, peg B5; Steve Allinson (Tri-Cast Calder) 0-1-0; Dave Taylor (Slaithwaite) 0-0-4. Final League: Craig Ellis/Steve Allinson (Tri-Cast Calder) 40; Keith Henighan/John Harman (Tri-Cast Calder) 34.
Thornhill, Calder and Hebble Canal, Dewsbury. Sat, 22. Ray Reah (Wakefield) 17-10-0, roach, pinkie and caster, peg 1; Jim Burke (Tri-Cast Calder) 16-6-0; Brian Kellett (Thornhill) 13-11-0.
Viking Fishery, Pollington, E. Yorks. Sat, 24, Hawk Pond. Adrian Waters (Goole) 25-15-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 30; D. Morritt (Goole) 25-8-0; Richard Scott (Goole) 22-12-0; Trevor Banks (Goole) 22-4-0; Roger Summerscales (Ossett) 22-2-0; Mike Lumley (Goole) 16-5-0.
Woodhouse Grange, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Wed, 20, Ghost Lake. Ian Taylor (Cats and Dogs) 62-0-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 11; Les Wray (South Kirby) 56-1-0; Tony Clegg (Woodhouse Grange) 52-0-0. Thurs, 18, Dog Kennel. Steve Clegg (Woodhouse Grange) 138-12-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 35; Derek Ford (Woodhouse Grange) 90-0-0; Tom Wilson (Howden) 88-8-0. Sun, 25, Dog Kennel. Baz Oliver (Yorkshire Baits) 70-0-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 16; Malc Scott (Goole) 61-11-0; Ian Taylor (Cats and Dogs) 59-9-0.
Yorkshire Groundworks, Beverley Canal, E. Yorks. Sun, 15. Mike Lee (Hull) 11-0-0, skimmers and perch, worm, peg 35; Darren Sullivan (Yorkshire Groundworks) 10-6-0; Len Pulford (Anglers Corner) 9-4-0.
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