Bream hauling on match gear, full report on what Dick Clegg called "one of the best results ever" and loads more can be enjoyed by getting the new AM magazine, in good shops from Tuesday, September 3.

Bream hauling on match gear, full report on what Dick Clegg called “one of the best results ever” and loads more can be enjoyed by getting the new AM magazine, in good shops from Tuesday, September 3.






Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year qualifiers




* Adamson Cup, Weybread Pits, Harleston, Norfolk. Sun, 40. Dave Reeve (Angling Direct Suffolk) 78-10-0, ten carp to 12 lb, 6 to wagglered 8mm pellet, 4 on poled catmeat, Middle Lake; Alan Tuck (Angling Direct Suffolk) 69-4-0; Chris Kelly (Sensas) 67-14-0; Steve Chandler (Mulbarton) and Wayne Chapman (Harleston) both 51-6-0; Jessica Knights (Harleston) 51-4-0 .

* Coors Shakespeare MacMillan Charity, River Trent, Burton and Shardlow, Derbyshire. Sun, 40. Colin Williams (Coors AC) 18-14-0, all roach, waggler and maggot, Crown Meadow Shardlow; Peter Cobb (Measham AC) 17-11-0; Stuart Palser (Middy/Bag’em) 14-9-0; Reg Whiston (Ferry Bridge) 13-0-0; Paul Bick (Shakespeare Superteam) 11-13-0.

* Head Fen Masters £2000 Final, Head Fen Lakes, Pymoor, Cambs. Sat, 32. Matt Ayers (Dents) 114-10-0, Snake peg 8; Jamie Thomson (Red Lodge) 105-2-0; Steve Jackson (Head Fen) 103-4-0. Sun, 32. Richard Bond (Bury St Edmunds) 107-2-0, Snake peg 5; Jimmy Brooks (Anglers Corner) 105-4-0; Carl Gifford (Suffolk’s Finest) 104-0-0. Overall: Matt Ayers (Dents) 2 points, 200%, £500; Jimmy Brooks 2, 198.14%, £400; Tim Nash (Browning Hot Rods) 2, 174.59%, £300; Steve Jackson (Head Fen) 2, 161.62%, £200; Vic German (Fred’s MG) 2, 160.96%, £100; Carl Gifford 2, 155.98%, £50.

* Lakeview Fishery, Holwell, Leics. Sun, 30, Canal, River and Stream lakes. Steve Haywood (Middy) 101-13-0, carp and silver fish, poled pellet and maggot, peg 12 Canal; Bob Greenbury (Sensas) 83-1-0; Danny Higgins (Subfish Tackle) 66-8-0; Ken Daws (Sensas) 63-10-0; Lance Chambers (Nottingham) 63-5-0.

* Nisa Feeders, River Yare, Beauchamp Arms, Norfolk. Sat, 42. Simon Newman (Deben) 23-10-0, skimmers and roach, groundbait feeder, worm & maggot, peg 86 sluice bend; Karl Redgrave (Harleston) 23-0-0; John Everett (Great Yarmouth) 22-10-0; Malcolm Runacres (Deben) 22-8-0; Mick Hanks (Daiwa Angling Direct) 21-10-0; Paul Abbott (Deben) 20-4-0.
* Olney & Clifton FA Fiesta Cup, Great Ouse, Olney, Bucks. Sun, 37. Tony Sinfield (Blunham) 12-1-0, perch, poled worm, Bathing Place; Paul Caton (Vauxhall AC) 11-2-0; Paul Chapman (Milton Keynes Angling Centre) 8-7-0; Mick Stanley (Vauxhall AC) 6-13-0.

* Water Meadows Fishery, Chapel St . Leonards, Lincs. Sun, 30, Pairs, Moat Lake. Sean Huggins (Dynamite Baits) 128-11-0 carp to 6 lb, barbel to 4 lb, poled caster and maggot, peg 12; Phil Cartledge (Water Meadows) 107-15-0; Chris Howard (Water Meadows) 79-6-0; Chris Bonsall (Water Meadows) 74-8-0; Ken Coupe (Water Meadows) 71-13-0. Pairs: Chris Howard/Gary Middleton (Water Meadows Fishery) 2 points; Sean Huggins/Ken Coupe 3.



Results of smaller matches and midweekers

Barford, near Norwich. Sat, 19. Matt Wiles (Attleborough MG) and Warren Martin (Matrix Barford Tackle) both 87-10-0, carp to 8 lb, Matt’s to worm in margins and Warren’s on dead maggot; Adam Major (Attleborough MG) 51-0-0; Paul Ashford (Barford Tackle) 39-14-0; Alan Tuck (Angling Direct Suffolk) 39-5-0; Rodney Patrick (Oddfellows) 36-2-0 .

Cambridge FPAS, Old West, Stretham, Cambs. Sun, 17. Dave Keedy (CFPAS) 9-10-0, mixed silver fish, pole/whip, squatt, pinkie; Ken Whitmore (CFPAS) 7-8-0; Trevor Sturge (CFPAS) 6-10-0.

Cross Drove, Hockwold, Norfolk. Wed, 18. Dave Pearce jnr (Wisbech) 80-12-0 carp to 9 lb, F1s to 5 lb, meat & corn, 14.5m, peg 23; Tony Gibbons (Norwich) 57-5-0; Neil Adcock (Browning Hot Rods) 55-14-0; Stuart Milne(Baggin Up Tackle) 54-6-0; Rodney Finch (Deben) 54-4-0. Sat, 22 . Simon Wheeler (Daiwa Dynamite) 123-4-0, carp to 14 lb & F1s to 6 lb, corn & pellet, 13m, peg 6; Dave Pearce Snr (Wisbech) 89-0-0; Mick Bartrum (Daiwa Angling Direct) 77-4-0; Vince Cross (Nash Baits F1s Frenzy) 76-8-0; Chris Vandervleit (Bowlers Bait-Tech) 70-12-0; Stuart Payne(Daiwa Angling Direct) 58-4-0 .
Decoy Lakes , Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire, Tues, 16, Beastie Lake. Nigel Baxter (Bag’em) 211-3-0, carp to 6 lb, poled maggot and meat, peg 26; Andy Szczupak (Sheffield) 174-10-0; Chris Neal (Rutlanders) 148-14-0; Stan Dow (Decoy) 145-0-0. Sat, 21, Willows. Adam Wayman (Ringers Baits) 115-3-0, carp to 6 lb, feeder fish meat, sweetcorn and pellet, peg 25; Rob Goodson (Decoy) 111-12-0; Rob Chamberlain (Corby) 97-7-0; Steve Freeman (Marukyu) 95-12-0. Sun. Oak Strip, 16. Simon Dow (Decoy) 145-5-0, carp to 8 lb, poled pellet, peg 22; Adam Wayman (Ringers Baits) 129-7-0; Rob Anstee (Newmarket)124-7-0; Nigel Baxter (Bag’em) 124-4-0.

Deeping St James AC Exeter Cup, Kingsland Big Lake, Turves, Cambs. Sun, 14. Jon Bowland (Deeping St. James AC) 82-10-0, carp to 10 lb, poled worm over maggot; Nigel Briggs (Deeping St. James AC) 61-9-0; Ray Torrington (Deeping St. James AC) 58-14-0.

Foston, Match Lakes, Lincs. Wed, 16, Ash and Hawthorn lakes. Tim Booker (Mansfield) 129-0-0, carp to 10 lb, poled dog biscuit, Ash 17; Chris Mawer (Nightingale AC) 117-8-0; Terry Marshall (Dynamite Matchman Supplies) 78-0-0; Terry Crouch (Newark) 75-12-0. Sat, 13. Phil Morris jr (Notts AA) 304-4-0, carp to 13 lb, poled dog biscuit, Hawthorn 15; Ian Palfreeman (Phil’s Bait & Tackle) 191-12-0; Pete Riley (Dynamite Baits) 104-12-0; Alan Roberts (Mansfield) 87-12-0.




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Graham’s Pond, Huntingdon, Cambs. Sat, 10. Ian Thornton (Graham’s Pond) 18-6-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet and maggot; Reg Brown (Graham’s Pond) 10-6-0; Tony Watling (Graham’s Pond) 5-11-0.

Mansfield AA, Sherwood Forest Fishery, Notts. Sun, 13, Sherwood Lake. Jason White (Subfish) 61-12-0, 30 lb of ide to poled chop and caster, rest carp to poled paste; Malc Daws (Subfish Tackle) 57-8-0; Andy Birkin (Phil’s Bait and Tackle) 47-12-0; Graham Eden (Mansfield) 46-4-0.

Norfolk & Suffolk Veterans, Topcroft Lake, Suffolk. Tues, 15. Mick Norman (Lowestoft) 61-10-0, carp, feeder & pellet; Joe Beckham (Beccles) 50-2-0; John Catchpole (Lowestoft) 44-3-0. Thurs, 11, Aldeby Hall. Joe Beckham (Beccles) 44-9-0, F1s, poled expander pellet; Chris Colby (Beccles) 29-7-0; Monty Reeve (Lowestoft) 29-3-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire. Tues, 16. Dave Round (Mansfield Woodhouse) 83-2-0, 33 lb of skimmers and 50 lb of carp, poled caster, peg 41; Steve Richards (Sherwood Forest) 60-11-0; Martin Rouse (Mansfield Busman) 56-4-0; Tony Brown (Sherwood Forest) 51-14-0. Wed, 26, Holmedale Lake. Martyn Brown (Eastwood Angling Centre) 208-15-0, 54 carp, poled paste down margins, peg 21; Andy Lakey (Worksop Angling) 140-4-0; Steve Binch (Mansfield Piscatorial) 120-4-0; Steve Gregory (Miracle Baits/Middy) 94-1-0; Mick Langton (Sherwood Forest) 87-10-0; John Darby (Sherwood Forest) 75-8-0. Sun, 21, Homedale. Will Cresswell (Eastwood Angling Centre) 166-0-0, carp to 8 lb, poled pellet and paste, peg 17; Shaun Moss (Miracle Baits) 116-1-0; Steve Gregory (Miracle Baits/Middy) 111-15-0; Ben Holmes (Matrix/Trentmen) 111-2-0; Martyn Brown (Eastwood Angling Centre) 102-8-0. Mon, 32, Holmedale. Daz Staley (Subfish Tackle) 176-2-0, carp to 7 lb, pellet waggler, peg 27; Danny Higgins (Subfish) 141-12-0; Ian Rowney (Mansfield Piscatorial AS) 133-14-0; Alan Foster (Miracle Baits) 108-11-0; Matt Malia (Wickersley Angling) 106-12-0; Andy Birkin (Phil’s Bait & Tackle) 99-4-0. Mystery Pairs: Danny Higgins (Subfish)/Ian Rowney (Mansfield Piscatorial) 5 pts. Tues, 16, Sherwood. Fred Bispham (Peg One Angling) 105-15-0, carp to 12 lb, pole and floating bread, peg 40; Dave Round (Mansfield Woodhouse Angling) 97-0-0; Ian Boyd (Mansfield Woodhouse Angling) 70-9-0; Steve Richards (Sherwood Forest) 66-3-0; John Holmes (Sherwood Forest) 57-5-0. Wed, 21, Autumn League, Holmedale. Mick Langton (Sherwood Forest) 152-9-0, 38 carp to 10 lb, poled pellet/worm; John Darby (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 85-4-0; Jamie Gascoigne (Leegem Tackle) 84-15-0; Pete Hodgetts (Sherwood Forest) 69-8-0; John Bleakly (Hodthorpe AC) 56-0-0; Robin Woodhead (Sherwood Forest) 49-4-0. Sun, 29, SANDS Charity, Holmedale. Pete Hodgetts (Sherwood Forest) 128-15-0, carp to 9 lb, poled meat, peg 19; Steve Binch (Mansfield Piscatorial) 126-5-0; Ian Rowney (Mansfield Piscatorial) 110-1-0; Mark Haywood (Eastwood Angling Centre) 104-1-8; Lewis Millership (Sherwood Forest) 100-2-0; Mick Langton (Sherwood Forest) 98-7-0. £500 raised.

Suffolk Water Park, near Ipswich .Wed, 18. Bob Fuller (Suffolk Water Park) 119-9-0, pellet waggler, Match Lake peg 1; Deana Ramsey (Birds Tackle) 109-8-0; Dominic Barker (Suffolk Water Park) 91-8-0; Martin Ockwell (Suffolk Water Park) 89-4-0; Brett Calver (Felixstowe) 81-4-0.

Westwood Lakes, Wyberton, Lincs. Tues, 26, £1000 Qualifier, Skylark Lake.  Steve Lane (Marukyu/Westwood Lakes) 99-0-0, carp, ide and skimmers, poled red maggot over Marukyu EFG130; Spike Milligan (Garbolino Lincs County) 92-12-0; Ian Shaw (Westwood Lakes) 89-12-0; Brian Thompson (Westwood Lakes) 85-6-0; Mark ‘Chunky’ Pollard (Angling Direct Suffolk) 81-12-0. Wed, 20, Angels Taxis Juniors, Hawk Lake. Cadets: Charlie Baxter (Westwood Lakes) 41-14-0 carp, poled pellet, peg 16; Josh Newman (Westwood Lakes) 26-8-0; Billy Cridland (Westwood Lakes) 21-10-0. Juniors: Adam Swain (Westwood Lakes) carp and silvers, poled pellet, peg 9; Finlay Bulbeck (Westwood Lakes) 42-8-0; Tom Edwards (Westwood Lakes) 42-4-0. Overall: Cadets, Terri Jade Simpson (Westwood Lakes). Juniors, Adam Swain (Westwood Lakes). Thurs, 32, Over-50s, Skylark Lake. Brian Thompson (Westwood Lakes) 84-10-0, carp, poled paste, peg 9; Ken Clarke (Westwood Lakes) 70-10-0; Jeff Duggan (Westwood Lakes) 70-8-0; John Taylor (Sensas Mark One) 68-12-0; John Gooden (Westwood Lakes) 64-4-0. Sun, 26, £1000 Qualifier, Skylark Lake. Stewart Bracey (Shimano/Dynamite Baits) 96-4-0, carp and barbel, poled worm and caster, peg 5; Martin Kirk (Westwood Lakes) 92-8-0; Mick Stamp (Preston/Sonubaits) 87-14-0; Tony Evans (Dynamite Baits) 80-8-0; Steve Lane (Marukyu/Westwood Lakes) 64-6-0.




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