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Aldercar Lane, Langley Mill, Notts. Wed, 8, Railway Lake. Ben Bates (Eastwood Angling) 44-8-0, carp to 6 lb, pellet and corn, peg 35; Dave Perry (Stanton) 19-0-0; Ivor Lister (Aldercar Lane) 14-3-0. Wed, 20, Over-55s, Acorn and Railway. Peter Thexton (Aldercar Lane) 58-8-0, carp to 7 lb, soft pellet, Acorn peg 40; Pete Cliff (Aldercar Lane) 50-6-0; Tony Bevan (Stanton) 46-10-0. Sun, 27, Individual Winter League, Acorn and Railway. Jason Lebosquet (Garbolino Bait-Tech) 67-0-0, carp to 6 lb, pellet down middle, Railway peg 18; Lee Payling (Peg One Angling) 58-11-0; Trev Johnson (Eastwood Angling) 58-3-0; Paul Stone (Aldercar Lane) 52-11-0. League: Lee Payling 10; Paul Stone 9; Russ Dowding 8; Andy Butler 7.

Cobbleacre Lakes, Hevingham, Norfolk. Tues, 14. Craig Gladding (Rhino) 31-8-0, pellet at 16m; Dave Pike (Norwich) 31-5-0. Sat, 12. Jamie Turner (Buxton) 35-0-0, carp, method feeder.
Cross Drove, Hockwold, Norfolk. Wed, 18. Rodney Finch (Deben) 70-0-0, carp to 14 lb and F1s to 5 lb, long poled corn and maggot, peg 67A; Richard Bond (Bury St. Edmunds) 65-1-0; Jamie McGuire (Rib Valley Angling) 54-9-0. Sat, 24. Richard Bond (Bury St Edmunds) 72-15-0, carp to 9 lb and F1s to 4 lb, pellet and maggot, 14.5m, peg 11; Simon Wheeler (Daiwa Van den Eynde) 56-10-0; Terry Hall (Chestnut Pool) 51-10-0; Jim Barrowman (PW Angling) 46-6-0; Neil Parkinson (Dynamite Middy) 45-11-0. Sun, 17. James Heaps (Poplett’s) 57-6-0, carp to 16 lb, F1s and brownies to 3 lb, long poled pellet and maggot, £500 golden peg 47; Richard Bond (Bury St. Edmunds) 52-11-0; Jamie McGuire (Rib Valley Angling) 51-4-0.

Decoy Lakes, Whittlesey, Peterborough, Cambs. Tues, 16, Beastie Lake. Augustus Gausden (JVAC) 93-8-0, carp to 8 lb, pellet and meat, peg 15; Nigel Baxter (Bag’em) 85-13-0; Mick King (JVAC) 81-15-0. Sat, 17, Beastie Lake. Rob Goodson (Decoy) 108-11-0, carp to 8 lb, pellet waggler, peg 4; Tom Edwards (Decoy) 91-1-0; Jon Whincup (Frenzee/Bait-Tech) 90-3-0.

Deeping St James AC Individual Series, River Nene, Wansford, Cambs. Sun, 16. David Norville 13-5-0, perch and roach, poled chopped worm and hemp, end peg 20; Steve Cox 4-11-0; Paul Dotchin 3-10-0 (all DSJAC).

Dynamite Baits Scunthorpe DAA, Tidal Trent, South Clifton, Lincs. Thurs, 18. Dean Smith (Colmic) 20-5-0, barbel to 11 lb plus odd roach, feedered maggot, peg 42; Colin Williams (Brigg AC) 7-14-0; Terry Moroz (Worksop AC) 7-0-0. Final League: Terry Moroz (Worksop AC) 83; Roly Moses (Brigg AC) 76; Geoff Bowers (Brigg AC) 56.

Garbolino RAF East Anglian WL, Old Nene, Wigstone Bridge, March, Cambs. Wed. 18. Graham Welton (Garbolino RAF) 16-14-0, 300 roach and bottle top skimmers, whip and bread punch, peg below disabled access; Ben Jackson (Garbolino RAF Wittering) 16-0-0; Chris Saunders (RAF Old Lag) 15-14-0.

Graham’s Pond, Huntingdon, Cambs. Sat, 12. Steve Page (Graham’s) 11-2-0, small carp and silvers, cheese and pellet, peg 8; Paul Keepin (Graham’s) 4-8-0.

Grantham and Bottesford AA, upper River Witham, Grantham, Lincs. Sun, 21. Ian Sparrow (Collingham) 33-0-8, eight chub plus silvers, bomb, caster and worm, peg 10; Bill Watchorn (Grantham and Bottesford AA) 16-8-0; Malc Nicholson (Collingham) 15-8-0; Andy Coulson (Collingham) 14-13-0.

Harleston Silverfish Series, Weybread Club and Middle pits, Norfolk. Sat, 18. Karl Dowse (Harleston) 19-8-0, roach, poled caster, Middle peg 19; Billy Hughes (Bait-Tech) 15-12-0; Jessica Knights (Harleston) 14-9-0; Mark Taylor (Harleston) 13-0-0. League: Mark Taylor (Harleston) 35-0-0; Eddie Howman (Harleston) 28-11-0; Kevin Taylor (Harleston) 25-7-0.
Hinderclay Silverfish League, Hinderclay Lakes, Suffolk. Sun, 21. Billy Hughes (Bait-Tech) 31-5-0, 20 lb of roach and eight crucians, poled caster, Spring Lake peg 13; Tim Cant (Hinderclay) 30-7-0; Rodney Finch (Deben) and Tony Anderson (Daiwa Angling Direct Suffolk) both 25-12-0; Graham Hall (Hinderclay) 18-11-0.
Jansons Fishery, Elton, Notts. Tues, 18, Match Pool. Ray Redwood (Notts Fire) 101-9-0, carp, pellet, peg 20; Pete Sisson (Jansons) 100-8-0. Thurs, 14, Match Pool. Steve Davies (Jansons) 138-6-0, carp, maggot, peg 30; Ray Redwood (Notts Fire) 131-4-0. Thurs, 9, Munroes Pool. Chris Mason (Jansons) 134-13-0, carp, pellet, over and margins, peg 19.

Lake View Fishery, Holwell, Leics. Sun. 15, Marina and Oasis pools. Neil Edwards (Lake View Select) 100-7-0, mixed bag, pellet and maggot down the track and margins, Oasis peg 2; Shaun Butler (Lake View Select) 74-0-0.

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Newark Fed, Newark Dyke, Red Bridge and Crowtrees, Notts. Wed, 19. Malcolm Nicholson (Collingham) 23-2-0, 17 skimmers to 1 lb 8 oz, groundbait feeder to boats, Crowtrees peg 7; Colin Walton (Shimano Dynamite Baits) 13-12-0; Jack Everson (Sheffield) 12-4-0. Sat, 18, East Stoke and Sheldons. Dean Smith (Colmic) 38-7-0, six barbel, pellet feeder, East Stoke peg 1; Rob Elston (Lincoln Wheaters) 10-7-0; Nathan Watson (Rogue Trader Baits) 9-2-0.

Norwich, River Wensum, city centre. Sun, 17.Robert Hubbard (Daiwa Angling Direct) 11-0-0, small roach, whip and maggot; Wayne Anderson (Daiwa Angling Direct) 7-12-0; Simon Parker (Daiwa Angling Direct) 7-5-0; Pete Swan (Daiwa Angling Direct) 6-0-0.

Railway Lake, Barford, Norfolk. Sat, 20. Ray King (Barford Tackle) 73-4-0, pellet feeder and long poled banded pellet, peg 48; Simon Smith (Wensum Valley Angling) 65-2-0; David Copper (Norwich) 59-3-0; Chris Cooper (PW Angling) 52-13-0; Ray Smart (Smart Rendering) 46-8-0.
Suffolk Water Park, Ipswich, Suffolk. Sat, 13. Keith Gooderham (Browning Wickford) 19-12-0, skimmers to 2 lb, roach and hybrids, maggot over groundbait, peg 30 Match Lake 1; Bill Walker (Bill’s Tackle) 18-4-0; Taylor Thorpe (Bait-Tech) 17-12-0.

Townsend Lakes, nr. Wisbech, Cambs. Sun, 15, Kingfisher Pool. Andy Adams (Townsend) 95-8-0, carp, long pole, pellet and corn in the margins, peg 14; Colin Begbie (Townsend) 86-8-0; Harry Morgan (Townsend) 58-4-0.

Water Meadows Ind WL, Chapel St. Leonards, Lincs. Sat, 28, Moat Lake. Graham Cripsey (Water Meadows) 52-6-0, carp to 6 lb and barbel to 4 lb, dead maggot, peg 42; Trevor Bingham (Water Meadows) 49-12-0; Russ Parsons (Skegness MG) 43-8-0; Jeff Marsh (WAGs) 42-8-0. League: Chris Bonsall and Gary Middleton both 8; Trevor Bingham 10; Darren Smith 11.

Westwood Lakes, Wyberton, Lincs. Tues, 15, Falcon Lake. Adam Swain (Sensas/A4) 130-8-0, F1s, pellet shallow to aerator, peg 47; Steve Lane (Marukyu/Westwood Lakes) 127-10-0. Thurs, 34, over-50s, Skylark. Steve Gregory (Miracle Baits) 51-8-0, mainly carp, red maggot, peg 41; Brian Harding (Bait-Tech) 49-3-0; John Shelley (Westwood) 37-6-0; Barry Hawkins (Ropsley AC) 36-8-0; Trevor Oglivie (Westwood) 33-5-0. Sun, 24, Falcon. Jimmy Brooks (Middy) 205-1-0, 300 F1s, pellet shallow, peg 49, new lake record; Adam Swain (Sensas A4) 185-12-0; Rick Tweddell (Bait-Tech) 153-9-0; Mick Stamp (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 136-15-0.

Woodhouse Angling Centre, Sherwood Forest Farm Park Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Sun, 20, Sherwood Lake. Danny Wardle (Notts AA) 8 Kg 570 gr, one 3 lb carp plus ide, caster and maggot, peg 40; Pete Lowe (Thoresby AC) 7.850; Dave Lowe (Thoresby AC) 5.800.




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