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* Burton Mutual AA, Trent and Mersey Canal, Burton. Sun, 141. Martin Grimshaw (Sam’s Tackle Wigan) 8-11-0, roach, poled hempseed, peg 14 at back of the garages; Tom Barlow (Maver North West ) 8-7-0; Dave Holbrook (Brownhills) 8-5-0; Roger Priestley (Maver North West) 8-2-0; Spike Milligan (Garbolino Lincs County) 7-0-0; Alan Round (Browning Lifestyle) 6-10-0.

* Coors AC, Trent and Mersey Canal, Rugeley. Sat, 90. Dean Williams (Team Eclipse) 9-12-0, chub, poled caster, peg 77; Gary Lunt (Browning Lifestyle) 6-13-8; P. Barnworth (Maver North West ) 6-13-0; Anthony King (Matrix/ Dynamite Trentmen) 6-11-8; Barry Thomas (Ted Carter Southport ) 6-10-8; Keith Ward (Kamasan Starlets) 6-2-0.

* Nisa Feeders, River Yare, Beauchamp Arms, Norfolk. Sat, 52. Steve Clarke (Maver Image) 54-4-0, bream to 4 lb, long range feeder ,worm maggot and caster, new peg 80 in jungle; Brian Weavers (Great Yarmouth & Norfolk) 46-8-0; Rodney Finch (Deben) 37-8-0; Mark Pollard (Daiwa Angling Direct) 37-0-0; Ian Bailey (Dukes AC) 31-14-0; Reg Bryanton (Deben) 30-8-0. Series to date: John Platten (Nisa Waveney) 136-8-0; Mark Pollard (Daiwa Angling Direct) 123-15-0; Wayne Anderson (Daiwa Angling Direct) 123-4-0; Glen Carter (Nisa Waveney) 117-11-0.
* Sensas Challenge, Middle Level Drain, Outwell, Norfolk. Sun, 34, Round Two. Barry Oliver (Sensas Image) 24-14-0, bream and skimmers, pole and waggler fished maggot, worm and pinkie, end draw; Danny Grimsey (Maver Image) 12-4-0; Rob Wright (Browning Hot Rods) 10-11-0; Paul Spriggs (Sensas mark One Green) 9-9-0; Alan Lemmon (Sensas Mark One Green) 9-4-0; John Southgate (Sensas Oakwood Angling) 9-2-0. Teams: Sensas Mark One Green 29; Maver Image 28; Browning Hot Rods 20; Sensas Mark One White 19; Sensas Oakwood 18; Sensas Mark One Magic 17; Odds & Sods 8. League: Browning Hot Rods and Maver Image both 4; Sensas Mark One Green 5; Sensas Mark One White 7; Oakwood Angling 10; Sensas Mark One Magic 12; Odds & Sods 14.

* Suffolk Summer League, River Yare, Beauchamp Arms, Norfolk. Sun, 34. Martin Caldecoat (Willow Grange/Daiwa Angling Direct Red) 26-8-0, skimmers, crumb feeder, worm & maggot, peg 137; Wayne Anderson (Daiwa Angling Direct Black) 20-12-0; Daniel Brydon (Daiwa Angling Direct Red) 19-15-0; Will Freeman (Daiwa Angling Direct Gold) 19-9-0; Mick Hanks (Daiwa Angling Direct Blue) 17-4-0; Robert Hubbard (Daiwa Angling Direct Black) 16-14-0. Teams: Daiwa Angling Direct Black 11; Daiwa Angling Direct Gold & Daiwa Angling Direct Red both 12; Daiwa Angling Direct Blue 19. League: Daiwa Angling Direct Black 10; Daiwa Angling Direct Blue 11; Daiwa Angling Direct Gold  & Daiwa Angling  Direct Red both 18.

* Burton Mutual AA are holding another practise match on Tuesday August 27 for the Division One National Championship, E and F sections. Please note the match scheduled for Sunday 25th August is cancelled. Book in via 07538 779033.


Results of smaller matches and midweekers

Cross Drove, Hockwold, Norfolk. Wed, 16. Rodney Finch (Deben) 124-4-0, carp to 14 lb, F1s to 6 lb and skimmers, worm, 13m, peg 17; Jim Barrowman (P W Angling) 70-4-0; Neil Adcock (Browning Hot Rods) 64-4-0; Lester Pratt (Shipshape Tackle) 63-4-0; Stuart Milne (Bag Up Tackle) 56-10-0; Paul Goldstraw (Stanjays) 54 -12-0. Sat, 21. Chrissy Vandervleit (Bowlers Bait-Tech) 128-12-0, carp to 12 lb, F1s to 6 lb & brownies to 2 lb, worm, 13m, peg 23; Dave Pearce jnr (Wisbech) 117-0-0; Simon Wheeler (Daiwa Dynamite) 94-15-0; James Heaps (Popletts) 94-14-0; James Boughton (Cross Drove) 85-0-0; Andy Leathers (Browning Hot Rods) 81-0-0. Sun, 25. Hilton Kemp (Cross Drove) 94-1-0, carp to 16 lb, F1s to 5 lb, corn and meat, 13m, peg 11; Richard Bond (Bury St Edmunds) 77-14-0; Neil Parkinson (Dynamite Middy) 74-14-0; Tony Evans (Dynamite Middy) 72-8-0; Darren Parsons (Cross Drove) 66-15-0; Dave Pearce snr (Wisbech) 52-2-0.
Decoy Lakes, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire, Sat, 15, Yew Channel. Lee Marlow (Corby) 144-12-0, carp to 8 lb, poled paste and sweetcorn, peg 20; Simon Dow (Decoy) 127-15-0; Rob Chamberlain (Corby) 103-0-0; Simon Godfrey (Decoy) 96-2-0. Sun. Beastie Lake , 17. Asley Prestage (Decoy) 127-5-0, carp to 6 lb, poled pellet, peg 18; Ian Chesney (Team Marukyu) 117-1-0; Jack Butler (Decoy) 111-0-0; Simon Godfrey (Decoy) 104-12-0.

Deeping St. James AC, South Holland Cup Series, Westwood Lakes, Lincs. Sun, 15. Hugh Mannall (Deeping St. James) 52-15-0, carp, barbel and tench, poled meat and pellet, Skylark Lake; Graham Page (Deeping St. James) 49-12-0; Nigel Briggs (Deeping St. James) 47-15-0.

Foston, Match Lakes, Lincolnshire. Wed. 12. Terry Crouch (Newark  170-0-0, carp to 13 lb, poled floating bread flake, Hawthorn 7; Bob Brown (Newark) 145-8-0; Chris Mawer (Nightingale AC) 126-8-0; Jason Mills (Newark) 107-8-0; Dave Booker (Mansfield) 84-8-0. Sat, 12. Phil Morris jr (Notts AA) 47-0-0, 11 carp to 10 lb, poled dog biscuit, peg 12; Dereck Hicklin (Middleton) 41-0-0; Graham Eden (Mansfield) 33-4-0; Paul Arndt (Grantham) 31-8-0; Terry Marshall (Dynamite Baits) 29-0-0.

How End Fisheries, How End, Houghton Conquest, Bedfordshire, Sun. Summer League, Round Four, Dani’s Lake, 14. Steve Tyler (Popletts MG) 38-12-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet; Pete Nash (How End Fisheries) 37-8-0; Alan Oakes (How End Fisheries) 34-2-0; Darryl Anderson (How End Fisheries) 26-8-0; Dave Carter (How End Fisheries) 22-12-0.

Jason Smith Memorial, River Bure, St Benets Abbey, Norfolk. Sat, 18. Tony Gibbons (Norwich) 30-7-0, all roach, bronze maggot over groundbait, 6 & 10m; Albert Farrow (Wymondham) 22-15-0; Mike Brown (Norwich) 18-4-0; David Gooch (Norwich) 17-13-0; Ivan Allison (Norwich) 16-4-0.
Lakeview Fishery, Holwell, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, Sun, 29, Canal, Marina and Serpent Pools. Steve Draper (Lakeview Select) 112-1-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet, Canal 28; Carl Williams (Lakeview Select) 104-5-0; Bronson Arme (Lakeview Select) 91-13-0; Daniel Boulter (Lakeview Select) 86-13-0; Dave Petch (Quorn Van den Eynde) 86-2-0; Steve Haywood (Middy) 83-10-0.

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Market Rasen AA, Willingham Road Lake , Market Rasen, Lincolnshire , Sun. Round 11, Jackson Builders Merchant Aggregate Shield & Presidents Cup, 13. Bud Chambers (Market Rasen AA) 13-14-0, bream and skimmers, feeder fished double pinkie, peg 24; Steve Taylor (Market Rasen AA) 8-6-0; Andy Labaj (Market Rasen AA) 6-5-0; Dave Humphreys (Market Rasen AA)  5-13-0; Zenon Luskiw (Market Rasen AA)  5-2-0; Brian Sutherland (Market Rasen AA) 5-0-0. Aggregate: Bud Chambers (Market Rasen AA) 83; Barry De’Ath) 77.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire, Wed. Autumn League, Holmedale Lake , 26. Martyn Brown (Eastwood Angling Centre) 183-4-0, carp to 10 lb, poled paste in the margins of peg 17; Steve Gregory (Miracle Baits/Middy) 175-1-0; Simon Skelton (Middy) 174-0-0; John Woodland (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 144-10-0; Kris Garrett (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 119-3-0; Garvin Revell (Eastwood Angling Centre) 109-4-0. Tues. Sherwood Lake , 18. Dave Round (Mansfield Woodhouse Angling) 59-8-0, 25 lb of ide to poled caster then fourteen carp to 7 lb to poled sweetcorn; Mick Lysaght (Rivendell AC) 56-11-0; Fred Bispham (Peg One Angling) 50-15-0; John Holmes (Mansfield Woodhouse Angling) 46-11-0; Martin Rouse (Mansfield Busman AC) 45-11-0.

Suffolk Water Park, Ipswich. Wed, 18, Match Lake One. Bob Fuller (Viscount Tackle) 67-1-0, bomb & pellet; Andy Mexome (Ipswich) 55-0-0; Mark Huknall (Ipswich) 50-8-0; Martin Ockwell (Ipswich) 44-2-0.

Townsend Lakes, Upwell, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, Mon, 12, Cuckoo Canal. Neil Moss (Townsend) 321-8-0, carp and tench, poled pellet, peg 17; Dave Wells (Townsend) 198-2-0; Keith Preston (Townsend) 197-6-0. Sun, 10, Kingfisher Lake. Colin Begbie (Townsend) 72-2-0, carp, method feeder and pellet & poled corn, peg 2; Dave Rodwell (Townsend) 52-7-0; Robert Betts (Townsend) 49-4-0.

Westwood Lakes, Wyberton, Boston, Lincs. Tues, 25, £1000 Qualifier. Jim Borrowman (PJ Angling) 80-8-0, carp, F1s and tench, poled pellet, Skylark peg 17; Brian Harding (Maver Bait-Tech) 77-0-0; Gareth Mills (Spilsby) 74-0-0; Richard Bond (Bury St. Edmunds) 66-12-0. Wed, 18, Angels Taxis Junior Series, Skylark Lake. 8–12s: TJ Simpson (Westwood) 40-10-0, carp and others, poled pellet, peg 25; Charlie Baxter (Westwood) 22-10-0; Josh Newman (Westwood) 17-0-0. 12–16s: Abs Zidani (Westwood) 53-10-0, carp and others, poled pellet, peg 10; Tom Edwards (Westwood) 52-14-0; Adam Swain (Westwood) 47-14-0. Thurs, 38, over-50s, Skylark. Ken Clarke (Westwood) 93-0-0, carp and barbel, poled pellet short, peg 22; Brian Thompson (Westwood) 80-6-0; Brian Harding (Maver Bait-Tech) 73-0-0; Steve Gregory (Middy/Miracle Baits) 62-0-0; Spike Milligan (Garbolino Lincs County) 61-10-0. Sun, 20, £1000 Qualifier, Hawk Lake. Toby Pepper (Maver Bait-Tech) 73-8-0, barbel and carp, poled red maggot over dead red maggot; Alistair Ogilvie (Maver Bait-Tech) 71-10-0; Mick Dixon (Maver Bait-Tech) 58-4-0.


STOP PRESS – these two Milton Keynes area match dates have just been given to us:

Draw 8am
Fish 10-3pm
Rules on website
Tickets on 01908 313158
Draw 8am
Fish 10-3pm
Tickets on 01908 313158



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