Preston MOTY



Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year qualifiers

* Quorn AS WL, River Soar, Barrow Deeps, Leics. Sun, 34. Pete Jayes (Wigston Blue) 1-0-8, roach, poled bread punch, pegged at Sutton Bonnington; Dave Petch (Quorn AS) 0-8-8; Richie Reynolds (Wigston Blue) 0-7-0; Tony Marshall (Quorn AS) 0-6-8; Kev Hales (Long Eaton B) 0-4-8; Antony King (Trentmen) 0-4-0. Teams: Wigston Blue 1-7-12, 3 pts; Quorn AS 1-0-8, 5. League: Quorn AS 8-6-8, 13; Wigston Blue 14-4-12, 17.



See the latest Angler's Mail Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year table in this week's issue, on sale Tuesday, January 28.

See the latest Angler’s Mail Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year table in this week’s issue, on sale Tuesday, January 28.


Smaller fishing match results

Aldercar Lane, Langley Mill, Notts. Wed, 8, veterans, Railway Lake. Arnie Palin (Peg One Angling) 18-7-0, carp to 9 lb plus silvers, poled pellet, peg 28; Dick Stevenson (Mill Tackle) 12-14-0; Alan Gilbourne (Mansfield Piscatorials) 12-6-0. Sun, 24, Railway & Acorn. Andy Mason (Aldercar Lane) 25-1-0, carp to 8 lb plus silvers, poled pellet, peg 35; Geoff Thorpe (Peg One Angling) 19-2-0; Ivor Lister (Aldercar Lane) 18-5-0; Andy Starkey (Aldercar Lane) 15-0-0; Dereck Hicklin (Mill Tackle) 14-5-0.

Chestnut Pool, Langford, Nr. Biggleswade, Beds., Sun, 16. Graham West (Garbolino Black Horse) 20-13-0, skimmers and roach, poled maggot and pellet, peg 7; Steve Davies (Chestnut Pool) 16-6-0; Dave Heneghan (Chestnut Pool) 16-4-0; Rob Heath (Langford Likely Lads) 14-0-0.

Decoy Lakes, Whittlesey, Cambs. Tues, 18, Beastie Lake. Danny Carlton (Decoy) 45-2-0, small carp and F1s, feedered maggot, peg 12; Shaun Nelson (Decoy) 39-15-0; Bob McBeath (Decoy) 34-4-0; Nigel Baxter (Bag ‘Em) 31-6-0. Sat, 28, Beastie. Simon Godfrey (Decoy) 43-0-0, carp to 5 lb, pellet cone with maggot and pellet, peg 21; Steve Freeman (Marukyu) 39-10-0; Nigel Baxter (Bag’em) 30-3-0; Paul Goldstraw (Stanjays) 29-9-0. Sun, 13, Beastie. Steve Tyler (Poplett’s) 68-2-0, carp to 5 lb, feeder and maggot, peg 23; Jon Whincup (Bait-Tech) 58-6-0; Tony McGregor (Decoy) 46-15-0; Tom Wilson (Cubbit) 38-4-0.

Drennan Winter Pairs, Town Welland, Spalding, Lincs. Sun, 50. B Section: Wayne Swinscoe (Drennan) 41-9-0, 220+ roach, poled bread punch, 3 pegs above the tax office bridge; Alistair Ogilvie (Maver Bait Tech) 31-10-0; Steve Winter (Drennan) 31-9-0. A Section: Phil Chesteron (Maver Bait-Tech) 7-12-0, all small roach, poled pinkie over ground bait, peg 16; Chris Jenkinson (Maver Bait-Tech) 7-7-0; Alan Lemmon (Sensas Mark One) 5-4-0. Pairs: Wayne Swinscoe (Drennan)/Chris Jenkinson (Maver Bait-Tech) 49-0-0. League: Alex Bates /Steve Slater (Maver Bait-Tech) 90-10-0; Wayne Swinscoe/Chris Jenkinson 88-14-0; Steve Winter/Mark Griggs (Middy) 87-5-0.

Graham’s Pond, Huntingdon, Cambs. Sat, 12. Vinny Easey (Stanjays) 16-14-0, small carp and silvers, poled maggot and bread, peg 6; Shaun Fulcher (Graham’s Pond) 6-5-0; Ian Thornton (Graham’s Pond) 5-1-0.

How End Fisheries, Houghton Conquest, Beds. Sun, 12, Dani’s Pool. Pete Nash (How End) 37-0-0, small carp plus silvers, poled pellet, peg 1; Darryl Anderson (How End) 19-8-0; Malcolm Harley (How End) 9-11-0. Sun, 10, King’s Arms AC, Yasi’s Pool. Mark Gilbert (King’s Arms) 42-4-0, 33 lb of barbel plus silvers, waggler and pellet, peg 1; Ed Blane (King’s Arms) 18-6-0.

Lakeview, Holwell, Melton Mowbray, Leics. Sun, 13, Canal Pool. Gary Cox (LVS) 63-0-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 14; Steve Haywood (Middy) 36-2-0; Paul Taylor (LVS) 25-5-0; Steve Draper (LVS) 18-0-0; Jason Sahall (LVS) 17-0-0; Neil Edwards (LVS) 16-10-0.

Market Rasen AA Keyline & Wavin Winter League, Willingham Road Lake, Market Rasen, Lincs. Sun, 11. Bud Chambers (Market Rasen AA) 8-3-0, bream, feeder and double pinkie, peg 13; Dave Humphreys (Market Rasen AA) 1-10-0; Jim Hewson (Market Rasen AA) 1-9-0.

Park Hall Fishery, Mansfield Woodhouse, Notts. Sun, 13, Old Estate Lake. Gavin Snowden (Mansfield Woodhouse) 59-11-0, 10 carp to 10 lb, bomb and corn, peg 38; Lee Nussey (Shire Brook) 46-9-0; Graham Eden (Mansfield) 41-12-0; Eugene Tagg (Mansfield) 41-4-0; Roy Gregory (Somercotes) 36-12-0.

Rivendell Ind WL, Sherwood Forest Farm Park Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Sun, 20, Sherwood Lake. Steve Smedley (Subfish) 14-13-0, skimmers and carp to 3 lb, poled pellet, peg 19; Jim Mahon (Rivendell) 9-12-0; Joe Wheeldon (Rivendell) 8-9-0; Nick Oakley (Rivendell) 7-13-0; Ian Boyd (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 7-4-0.

Sherwood Forest Farm Park Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Tues, 14, Sherwood Lake. Dave Round (Woodhouse Angling) 9-4-0, roach and ide to 12 oz, caster at 11m, peg 22; John Urruty (Alfreton Angling) 8-6-0; John Holmes (Woodhouse Angling) 6-10-0; Mick Lysaght (Rivendell AC) 5-5-0. Wed, 18, Holmedale Lake. Mick Langton (Sherwood Forest) 64-6-0, 30 carp to 5 lb, red maggot at 16m and soft pellet at 13m, peg 32; Andy Lakey (Worksop Angling) 44-8-0; Brian Elliott (Subfish Tackle) 33-1-0; John Bleakly (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 24-11-0; Geoff Mawby (Gateford Angling Supplies) 11-15-0. Sun, 21, Holmedale Lake. Mick Langton (Sherwood Forest) 51-14-0, 14 carp to 7 lb, pellet at 11m and maggot at 14m, peg 32; Nigel Shipman (Sherwood Forest) 34-3-0; Richard Allen (Kinky Pellet Club) 33-8-0; Dave Hiley (Woodhouse Angling) 32-0-0; John Bleakly (Sherwood Forest) 31-6-0; Brian Elliot (Subfish) 25-8-0.

Suffolk Water Park, Bramford, near Ipswich. Sat, 14, silvers. Richard Watson (Nisa Waveney) 13-12-0, skimmers, crumb feedered maggot, Match Lake 1 peg 9; Colin Smith (Anglia Groundbaits) 6-13-0; John Dale (Bait-Tech) 6-3-0; Keith Gooderam (Browning Wickford) 5-4-0; Bob Fuller (Breakaway Tackle) 4-4-0.

Townsend Lakes, Wisbech, Cambs. Sun, 12, Cuckoo Canal. Colin Begbie (Townsend) 78-0-0, carp, long pole and pellet, peg 17; Ricky Young (Townsend) 68-12-0; Steve Sharp (Townsend) 44-2-0.

Westwood Lakes, Wyberton, Lincs. Thurs, 30, over-50s, Skylark Lake. Tom Wilson (Cubbit) 36-8-0, carp and F1s, red maggot over 2mm feed pellet at 11m, peg 30; Ray Pauley (Ruskington AC) 30-14-0; Januacz Kerderski (Westwood Lakes) 27-0-0; John Holmes (Woodside AC) 19-10-0; John Gooden (Westwood Lakes) 17-4-0. Sun, 12, Osprey Lake. Martin Kirk (Westwood Lakes) 38-0-0, F1s, 4mm pellet at 10m, peg 9; Rob Morris (Lincoln Whisby) 34-13-0; Daniel Abbot (Westwood Lakes) 30-4-0; Andy Kelk (Decoy Lakes) 29-0-0; Gregor Chalat (Westwood Lakes) 28-10-0.

Willow Lakes, Foston, Lincs. Sat, 19, Ash & Hawthorn Lakes. Graham Eden (Mansfield) 57-12-0, ten carp to 7 lb plus two F1s, bomb with meat, corn and bread, Hawthorn peg 23; Terry Marshall (Dynamite Matchman Supplies) 38-0-0; Phil Morris Jnr. (Notts AA) 32-8-0; Ian Bellaby (Coalville) 23-0-0





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