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Preston MOTY* Broads Championship, rivers Bure and Thurne, Norfolk. Sat, 70. Andy Wilson-Sutter (Great Yarmouth) 39-9-0,  bream to 3 lb, crumb feeder two-thirds across, peg 18 to left of St Benets Abbey on Bure; Ben Smith (Stalham) 38-10-0; Reg Bryanton (Deben) 33-4-0; Albert Farrow (Wymondham) 31-4-0; Richard Watson (Nisa Waveney) 29-7-0; Stu Northrop (Browning Hotrods) 29-4-0.

* Castle Ashby WL, Castle Ashby Lakes, Grendon, Northants, Sun, 70. Steve Bull (Post Office) 44-4-0, 20 bream, Method feeder and pellet, Scotland Pond peg 13A; Ian Smith (Maver Milton Keynes) 41-14-0; Mark Griffiths (Team Guru) 41-5-0; Darren Cox (Kamasan Starlets) 33-4-0; Nick Cowat ( A Team) 27-10-0; Steve Shakespeare ( A Team) 27-8-0. Teams: Kamasan Starlets 54; Maver Milton Keynes 50; Team Guru 48; A Team and Garbolino RAF both 39; Post Office 31.

* Soar Valley WL, River Soar, Leics. Sun, 70. Tom Pringle (Wigston AS) 9 Kg 990 gr; Joe Oaks (Wigston AS) 9.880; Dave Petch (Quorn) 6.510; Wayne Trueman (Dynamite Matchman Supplies) 5.660; Ady Higginbottom (Matrix Dynamite Trentmen) 5.100; Ady Reynolds (Quorn) 5.050. Teams: Leicester Sensas 35; Wigston AS 37; Quorn AS 38; Loughborough Soar 40; Dynamite Matchman Supplies 41; Matrix Dynamite Trentmen; Long Eaton Fed 48.




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Smaller match results

Broads Two-Day Festival, River Thurne, Martham and Potter Heigham, Norfolk. Wed, 48. Simon Newman (Angling Direct Suffolk) 84-12-0, bream to 6 lb 15 oz, crumb feedered worm, peg 1 at candle dyke; Robert Hubbard (Daiwa Angling Direct) 25-1-0; Mark Pollard (Angling Direct Suffolk) and Steve Clarke (Maver Image) both 24-5-0; Mike Brown (Wymondham) 24-4-0; Jim Randell (Sensas) 24-1-0. Thurs, 48. Dave Edwards (Mosborough Tackle Box) 30-15-0, mainly skimmers, poled worm & maggot, peg 37 in bungalows at Potter Heigham; John Taylor (Sensas Mark One) 25-0-0; Tony Gibbons(Norwich DAA) 24-2-0; Mick Hanks (Angling Direct Suffolk) 21-3-0; Mick Mirgaux (Deben) 20-6-0; Jeannette Halliday (Daiwa Angling Direct) 20-3-0. Overall: Simon Newman 31pts, 99-9-0; Chris Kelly (Sensas) 31, 40-0-0; John Taylor 30, 48-12-0; Jim Randell 30, 43-11-0.

Cross Drove, Hockwold, Norfolk. Wed, 10. Rob Heath( Chestnut Pool) 79-6-0, carp to 12 lb & F1s to 5 lb, corn and worm, 11m, peg 17; Glen Burden (Cross Drove) 56-2-0; Adam Randall (Stanjays) 41-2-0. Sat, 15. Jamie Thomson (Cross Drove) 83-8-0, carp to 6 lb, F1s and skimmers, pellet & corn, 11m, peg 52; Richard Bond (Bury St. Edmunds) 66-4-0; James Heaps(Popletts) 66-2-0. Sun, 20. Neil Parkinson (Dynamite Middy) 94-3-0, carp & F1s to 9 lb plus 50 lb of skimmers & brown goldfish, pellet & worm, 13m; Dave Reeve (Daiwa Angling Direct Suffolk) 72-3-0; Tony Watling (Cross Drove) 62-7-0; Stewart Bracey (Shimano Dynamite Baits) 56-12-0.

Decoy Lakes, Whittlesey, Cambs. Tues, 22, Beastie Lake. Andy Szczupak (Sheffield) 191-9-0, carp to 9 lb, meat at 5 metres, peg 18; Bob Fayres (Decoy) 162-10-0; Nigel Baxter (Bag ‘Em) 127-2-0. Sat, 24, Six Islands. Nigel Baxter (Bag ‘Em) 103-13-0, carp to 7 lb, poled pellet, peg 22; Steve Freeman (Marukyu) 86-12-0; Andy Leathers (Browning Hot Rods) 77-15-0; Shaun Waterfall (Decoy) 62-0-0. Sun, 22, Beastie. Barry Mason (Guru Ringer’s) 140-9-0, carp to 8 lb, feedered pellet and corn plus poled pellet, peg 29; Richard Bond (St. Edmundsbury) 134-12-0; Stan Dow (Decoy) 129-3-0; Rob Anstee (Newmarket) 119-14-0.

Deeping St. James Pairs Cup, Kingsland Large Lake, Turves, Cambs. Sun, 10. Graham Money (DSJAC) 89-8-0, carp, poled meat and pellet, peg 1; Jon Bowland (DSJAC) 73-5-0. Pairs: Graham Money and Andy Wilson 129-8-0; Jon Bowland and Nigel Briggs 115-13-0.

Graham’s Pond, Huntingdon, Cambs. Sat, 10. Stu Redman (Team Sensas) 17-13-0, small carp and silvers, poled pellet and maggot, peg 3; John Hurley (Graham’s Pond) 10-8-0; Jeremy Hoare (Graham’s Pond) 3-0-0.

How End Fisheries, Houghton Conquest, Beds. Sun, 28. Yasi’s Lake: Mick Wilkinson (How End) 60-13-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet, peg 1; Scott Poynter (How End) 44-14-0; Pete Bailey (How End) 38-8-0. Dani’s Lake: Simon Drozdziol (How End) 28-8-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet, peg 1; Pete Henegan (Sandy) 26-2-0; Richard ‘Keys’ Newman (How End) 25-9-0. Teams: How End Fisheries 316-14-0; Queens Works AC 222-9-0.

Lakeview, Holwell, Leics. Sat, 29, Winter League, Serpent and Canal lakes. Dave Harper (LVS) 96-1-0, carp, poled paste and pellet, peg 12; Steve Draper (LVS) 90-14-0; Shaun Huggins (Dynamite Baits) and Jason Sahall (LVS) both 65-12-0. Sun, 26, Reef and Serpent. Steve Lane (Marukyu) 108-2-0, carp, poled paste, peg 15; Shaun Kemp (LVS) 98-5-0; Steve Kinch (Dynamite Baits) 84-9-0; Bob Murray (Netbusters) 77-7-0; Dave Harper (LVS) 76-13-0.

Railway Lake, Norwich, Norfolk. Sat, 13. Matt Wiles (Attleborough MG) 163-0-0, two carp to 8 lb, rest F1s to 2 lb, pellet feeder with 6 & 8mm hard pellet, peg 2; Alan Tuck (Attleborough MG) 133-0-0; Dave Reeve (Daiwa Angling Direct Suffolk) 94-6-0; Ray King (Barford Tackle) 74-5-0.

Sherwood Forest, Edwinstowe, Notts. Tues, 17, Sherwood Lake. Steve Richards (Sherwood Forest) 47-3-0, ide, skimmers, roach and a bonus carp, poled caster over groundbait, peg 41; John Holmes (Woodhouse Angling) 35-4-0; Fred Bispham (Peg One Angling) 30-15-0; John Woodland (Sherwood Forest) 26-7-0. Wed, 24, Holmedale Lake. Mick Langton (Sherwood Forest) 129-7-0, carp to 9 lb, pellet at 13 metres, corn and meat in margins, peg 21; Andy Lakey (Worksop Angling) 110-15-0; Matt Malia (Wickersley Angling) 80-8-0; John Thomas Bleakly (Creswell) 65-9-0.

Townsend Lakes, Wisbech, Cambs. Sun, 12, Woodpecker Pool. Ashley Kinsey (Townsend) 104-3-0, carp to 4 lb, odd skimmers, poled pellet close in, peg 13; Brendon Strowlger (Townsend Lakes) 70-6-0.

Westwood Lakes, Wyberton, Lincs. Tues, 22, Skylark Lake. Tony Evans (Dynamite Baits) 61-10-0, carp, F1s, barbel and ide, poled red maggot and dead maggot, peg 9; Steve Lane (Marukyu Westwood) 57-8-0; Graham Young (Westwood) 49-4-0; Paul Oglisbee (Westwood) 44-8-0. Thurs, 30, Skylark Lake. Ken Clarke (Westwood) 61-4-0, carp, F1s, barbel and ide, poled red maggot over 2mm pellet, peg 8; Brian Harding (Maver Bait-Tech) 50-1-0; Dave Robinson (Lincoln Vets) 43-0-0; Januaz Malwozski (Westwood) 37-9-0; Trevor Ogilvie (Westwood) 36-12-0; Rick Tweddell (Maver Bait-Tech) 36-9-0.

Willow Lakes, Foston, Lincs. Wed, 13, Ash Lake. Terry Crouch (Newark) 63-0-0, carp to 9 lb, pole and floating bread, peg 24; Lenny Burton (Mansfield) 59-0-0; Bob Rimmington (Peg One Angling) 50-0-0; Paul Arndt (Grantham) 41-8-0. Sat, 18, Ash & Hawthorn. Ian Palfreyman (Phil’s Bait & Tackle) 150-2-0, carp to 10 lb, pole and floating dog biscuit, Ash peg 20; Phil Morris Jnr. (Notts AA) 102-12-0; Pete Riley (Dynamite Matchman Supplies) 88-4-0. Rob Fryer (Dynamite Matchman Supplies) 88-0-0.



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