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*Newark Federation, Trent Championships, River Trent, East Stoke, Rolleston, Upper Dyke, Crow Trees and Redbridge, Newark, Nottinghamshire. Sat. 74. Dean Smith (Spro Lincoln) 25-10-0, nine skimmers, one barbel, one perch, groundbait feeder, worm and caster, East Stoke 5; John Turner (Spro Lincoln) 21-2-0; Clive Fletcher ( 19-15-0; Len Duckworth (Newark Federation) 19-7-0; Jim ‘Butane’ Meakin (Victoria Tackle) 15-8-0; Malc Firmstone (Harrison’s Garbolino Lincs County) 15-8-0; Andy Starkey (Mill Tackle) 13-14-0; Dave Jones (Matchman Supplies) 13-9-0; John Small (Spro Lincoln) 12-4-0.

*Nisa Feeders Individual Masters Series, River Yare Beauchamp Arms. Sat. 55. Mick Bartrum (Daiwa Angling Direct) 23-5-0, roach to 8 oz on pole, maggot or caster over groundbait, peg 27; Tony Anderson (Daiwa Angling Direct) 19-13-0; Doug Botley (Daiwa Angling Direct) 19-7-0; Bob Bradford (Great Yarmouth) 17-13-0; Nick Larkin (Nisa Feeders) and Chris Kemp (Great Yarmouth) both 16-13-0. League: (best eight from ten count) Nick Larkin (Nisa Feeders) 196-9-0; Mark Pollard (Daiwa Angling Direct) 186-13-0; Robert Hubbard (Daiwa Angling Direct) 185-5-0; Mark Airey (Bait-Tech Suffolk Water Park) 169-11-0; Doug Botley (Daiwa Angling Direct) 161-1-0; Tony Anderson (Daiwa Angling Direct) 159-8-0.


Bait-Tech Senior Masters, Suffolk Water Park, near Ipswich. Wed. 32. Mike Whittaker (Angling Direct Norfolk) 138-12-0, carp on pellet waggler, peg 5 Match Lake 1; Alan Tuc k(Van den Eynde) 91-10-0; Dick Bagley (Nisa Waveney) 52-12-0; Keith Gosling (Nisa Waveney) 41-5-0; Ian Burges (Felixstowe) 37-12-0; Richard Watson (Nisa Waveney) 36-12-0.

Cross Drove, near Mildenhall. Wed. 26. Dale Smith (Colemans) 65-14-0, carp to 10 lb, F1s to 5 lb, skimmers to 2 lb, 14.5 m pole, meat and corn, peg 16; Rodney Finch (Deben) 63-8-0; Martin Woods (Emneth) 55-10-0; Stuart Bracey (Dynamite Baits) 44-0-0; Paul Goldstraw (Stanjays) 42-6-0; Jim Barrowman (Fox Lewis Anglers World) 41-2-0. Sat. 21. Martin Woods (Emneth) 91-14-0, carp to 14 lb, F1s to 6 lb,13 m pole, cat meat and corn, peg 16; Alan Tuck (Van den Eynde) 77-0-0; Dave Pearce Jnr (Wisbech) 74-2-0; Ray Smart (Norwich) 71-13-0; Dave Hannigan (Chestnut Pool) 59-12-0; Jim Barrowman (Fox Lewis Anglers World) 49-14-0. Sun. 23. Steve Cowley (Cross Drove) 93-6-0, carp to 15 lb, F1s to 6 lb, 13 m pole, cat meat and corn, peg 16; Dave Pearce Jnr (Wisbech) 76-3-0; Steve Norman (Kev’s Tackle) 58-4-0; Danial Brydon ( 48-10-0; Richard Bond (Bury St Edmunds) 47-3-0; Martin Woods (Emneth) 46-11-0.

Days of Bunwell Paul Day Memorial, River Bure, St Benets Abbey. Sat. 24. Albert Farrow (Wymondham) 17-14-0, single bream of 4 lb with 18 skimmers, crumb feeder, worm and maggot, peg 24 sign board; Bob Nutt (Norwich) 14-12-0; Tony Gibbons (Norwich) 14-7-0; Adam Major (Carlton Rd) 12-4-0; Kevin Humphries (Angling Direct) 9-13-0 (£740 raised for East Anglian Air Ambulance).

Decoy, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire. Sat. Willows Pool. 11. Sean Waterfall (Decoy) 113-7-0, F1s and carp to 5 lb, poled sweetcorn and pellet, peg 1; John Smalley (Decoy) 91-11-0; Tony Dawson (Van den Eynde) 89-3-0; Jon Whincup (Fox Match/Van den Eynde) 88-14-0. Sun. Yew Channel. 25. Jon Whincup (Fox Match/Van den Eynde) 92-11-0, carp to 8 lb, feeder, pellet and sweetcorn, peg 18; Ian Chesney (Marukyu) 76-14-0; Wayne Shepherd (Ringers Baits) 73-10-0; Danny Carlton (Decoy) 72-10-0.

Dragon Water Meadows, Chapel St. Lennards, near Skegness, Lincolnshire. Sat. Moat Lake. 38. Shaun Baker (Avanti Used Tackle) 111-14-0, carp to 6 lb, barbel to 3 lb, poled meat, peg 2; Chris Bonsall (Avanti Used Tackle) 64-2-0; Pete ‘The Slayer’ Jones (Avanti Used Tackle) and Mick Hall (Avanti Used Tackle) both 50-0-0; Bob ‘The Hat’ Smith (Avanti Used Tackle) 47-8-0.

East Delph Fishery, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire. Sun. Big Lake. 17. Ian Frith (East Delph Fishery) 149-0-0, carp to 10 lb plus silvers, poled sweetcorn and pellet, peg 11; Gordon Parker (East Delph Fishery) 99-12-0; Cam Marshall (East Delph Fishery) 78-4-0. Mon. Big Lake. 20. Ian Frith (East Delph Fishery) 174-4-0, carp to 10 lb and silver fish, poled sweetcorn and pellet, peg 19; Cam Marshall (East Delph Fishery) 91-0-0; Nigel Hargreaves (London) 82-10-0; Dale Marriott (Grantham) 75-8-0.

GTi Foston, Match Lakes, Lincolnshire. Mon. 23. Paul Kimberley (Team Zimba) 132-0-0, carp to 10 lb, pole and meat, Hawthorn 3; Neil Fisher (Dynamite Matchmen Supplies) 85-0-0; Baz Bright (RAF) 79-0-0; John Belcher (RAF) 72-0-0; Graham Eden (Mansfield) 63-2-0; Mitch Riley (Dynamite Matchman Supplies) 62-10-0. Wed. 11. Bronson Arme (Embankment AC) 73-8-0, carp, crucians and tench, pole and pellet, Chestnut 10; Bob Brown (Newark) 39-0-0; Paul Kimberley (Team Zimba) 33-0-0; Jeff Thorpe (Sensas Mansfield Angling Centre) 30-0-0; Billy Arme (Embankment AC) 20-4-0; Ian Bellaby (Coalville) 18-6-0. Sat. Ash and Hawthorn Pools. 26. Phil Morris jr (Notts AA) 44-12-0, seven carp to dog biscuits, then two more on poled meat, Hawthorn 29; George Kimberley (Team Zimba) 43-0-0; Graham Eden (Mansfield) 41-2-0; Scott Temprill (Grantham 33-4-0; Dave Brooks (Strelley) 26-4-0; A. Boss (Stanton Hill) 25-0-0.

Harleston & Wortwell & District AC, Ashford Cup, Weybread Club and Middle Pits. Sun. 42. Middle Pit: Chris Knights Jnr (Harleston) 81-1-0, carp, pellet waggler or Method feeder, peg 16; Dave Reeve (Angling Direct Suffolk) 69-0-0; Mark Pollard (Daiwa Angling Direct) 66-12-0; Simon Elliot (Angling Direct Suffolk) 43-12-0. Club Pit: Mike Critoph (Suffolk County Veterans) 73-8-0, carp pole and paste, peg 7; Chris Kelly (Angling Direct Suffolk) 60-4-0; Alan Tuck (Angling Direct Suffolk) 53-12-0; Nigel Knights (Angling Direct Norfolk) 39-1-0.

Headfen All-winners Final, Headfen Lakes, near Ely. Sat. 40. Snake Lake: Geoff Arnold (Suffolk’s Finest) 93-6-0, meat, hemp and maggot in margins, peg 15; Matt Ayres (Dents) 91-5-0; Barry Mason (Ringers Tubertini) 75-12-0. Trevs: Tim Dabrowa (Fox Match Stanjay) 57-4-0, pellet waggler and Method feeder, peg 57; Dan Simper (Anglers Corner) 44-0-0; Steve Jackson (Headfen) 33-13-0. Sun. 36. Snake: Steve Jackson (Headfen) 155-0-0, meat over hemp, peg 20; Brian Lee (Dents) 114-12-0; Jamie McGuire (Barrington AC) 114-0-0. Trev’s: Martin Allen (Anglers Corner) 87-12-0, carp on Method feeder to island, peg 41 (new lake record); Barry Mason (Ringer Tubertini) 50-15-0; Pete Lambdin (Headfen) 46-4-0. Overall: Steve Jackson (Headfen) 2 points (100%) (£600); Pete Lambdin (Headfen) 2 (52.7%) (£500); Alan Archer (Suffolk’s Finest) 2 (50.35%) (£400); Jamie McGuire (Barrington AC) 3 (73.54%) (£300); Tim Nash (Browning Hot Rods) 3 (64.87%) (£200); Tim Dabrowa (Fox Match Stanjay) 3 (58.7%) (£100).

JCB Opens, North Lake, Rocester, Staffordshire. Fri. 20. Bob Allalot (West Midlands) 84-0-0, carp, pole and meat, peg 2; Mark Smith (Dove Valley AC) 76-2-0; Sam Baits (Blake Hall) 72-8-0; Tony Jeffrey (JCB) 68-9-0. Sun. South Lake. 30. Tony Jeffery (JCB) 12 bream and one tench, feeder and red maggot, peg 50; Ian Harnett (JCB) 47-4-0; Chris Brown (Gerry’s of Nottingham) 34-0-0; J. Shawcross (JCB) 26-2-0; Mick Cobb (Derby) 17-4-0.

Lakeview Fishery, Holwell, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire. Wed. Veterans, Serpent and Marina Pools. 17. John Cooke (Notts AA) 84-8-0, carp, pole and pellet, Serpent 2; Ernie Waterfall (Lakeview Select) 75-12-0; George Walker (Imperial AC) 67-0-0; Rob Taylor (Notts AA) 64-9-0; Martin Quilter (Lakeview Select) 63-2-0; Keith Daws (Lakeview Select) 57-12-0. Sat. Veterans, Stream Pool. 15. Rob Taylor (Notts AA) 59-0-0, carp and silver fish, pole and pellet, peg 7; Cliff Adcock (Lakeview Select) 39-12-0; Pete Sisson (Lakeview Select) 37-8-0; John Cooke (Notts AA) 36-8-0; Roger Holmes (Notts AA) 35-4-0; Phil Stubley (Lakeview Select) 27-4-0. Sun. Canal and Stream Pools. 20. Steve Draper (Lakeview Select) 98-4-0, mirror carp to 5 lb, F1s and skimmers, pole and pellet, Stream 3; Ken Daws (Sensas) 92-9-0; Andy Searle (Middy) 83-10-0; Roger Parnell (Lakeview Select) 77-10-0; Bob Greenbury (Leicester Sensas) 77-3-0; Shaun Kemp (Lakeview Select) 65-8-0.

Newark Federation, Upper Dyke, Weir Field plus Crankley, Newark, Nottinghamshire. Wed. 28. Toby Bunting (Newark Federation) 93-1-0, 25 bream, groundbait feeder, treble caster or worm and maggot, peg 3; Tony Marshall (Quorn Van den Eynde) 18-11-0; Colin Walton (Newark Federation) 10-1-0; Terry Moroz (Worksop AA) 10-0-0; Barry Wiggington (Maver Bait-Tech) 8-15-0; Dave Powell (Worksop AA) 8-8-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire. Wed. Holmedale Lake. 24. Daz Stanley (Mansfield Piscatorial AS) 120-1-0, carp to 7 lb, scoop feeder and pellet or poled meat, peg 21; Mick Langton (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 101-9-0; Kristian Powers (Sherwood Forest Fishery0 97-14-0; John Woodland (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 89-14-0; Martyn Brown (Eastwood Angling) 87-3-0; Pete Hodgetts (Sensas Mansfield Angling Centre) 83-11-0. Tue. Sherwood Lake. 15. Lee Payling (Peg One Angling Centre) 82-11-0, 36 lb of skimmers and ide, pole and caster with seven carp to 15 lb 7 oz, pole and sweetcorn, peg 53; Dave Round (Mansfield Busmen AC) 64-9-0; John Woodland (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 47-3-0; Fred Bispham (Peg One Angling Centre) 40-2-0; Steve Richards (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 39-2-0; John Mosley (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 34-10-0. Mon. Holmedale Lake. 24. Lee Payling (Peg One Angling Centre) 99-11-0, 26 carp, small pellet feeder and pellet, peg 20; Pete Hodgetts (Sensas Mansfield Angling Centre) 94-3-0; Daz Staley (Mansfield Piscatorial AS) 79-7-0; Lee Parker (Phil’s Bait and Tackle) 77-3-0; Andy Birkin (Phil’s Bait and Tackle) 75-3-0; Lee Craven (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 73-15-0.

Wisbech St. Mary Social Angling Club, Buttonhole Lake, Marshland St. James, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire. Sun. 20. Penny Brooks (Wisbech St. Mary SAC) 89-4-0, carp to 15 lb, poled red maggot, peg 2; Pete Waling (Wisbech St. Mary SAC) 87-15-0; Geoff Goodey (Wisbech St. Mary SAC) 65-8-0; Simon Wakefield (Wisbech St. Mary SAC) 57-0-0.