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* Angling Trust Riverfest, River Swale, W. Yorks. Sat, 54. Chris Brown (Billingham) 12-15-0, four chub, legered meat and caster, peg 12 at Scruton; Dave Robson (Selby) 12-6-0; Fred Hardcastle (Woodlands Tackle) 12-2-0; Steven Roe (Leeds) 10-6-0; Chris Gowling (Browning Quaker) 9-6-0.

* Angling Trust Riverfest, River Ure, Ripon, N. Yorks. Sun, 34. Martin Hope (Ripon) 9-10-0, one bream plus five eels, legered lobworm, peg 174; Steve Aldridge (Aireborough) 8-13-0; Steve Taylor (RSPS) 4-12-0; Dave Bramley (Mirfield) 4-6-0; Sean Tate (Mirfield) 3-13-0.

* Bank End, Finningley, S. Yorks. Sun, 31. Trev Jordan (Bank End) 186-5-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 18; Dean Foster (Kerfoots Tackle) 169-6-0; John Lindsay (Bank End) 153-14-0; Mick Whitham (Sheffield) 133-5-0; Reg Fearn (Daiwa Dons) 131-9-0; Steve Rylance (Bank End) 127-3-0.

* Bradford No.1 AA, River Aire, Beal, W. Yorks. Sun,  80. Paul Bennett (Tackle 2U) 13-0-0, roach , stick float and maggot below Beal Bridge; Bob Foster (Bradford No.1) 12-0-0; Paul Burton (Angler’s World Holidays) 10-12-0; Dave Pollitt (Mirfield) 9-7-0; Colin Hardy (Tackle 2U) and Daz Taylor (Saints) both 8-7-0.

* Daiwa Hallcroft, Retford, Notts. Sun, 42, Moat Lake. Neil Vernon (Gainsborough) 131-2-0, carp to 10 lb, pellet cone and corn in margins, peg 38 island; Lee Hewison (MAP Leegem) 109-10-0; Kev Baxter (Mosborough Tackle) 95-8-0; Steve Robbins (MAP Leegem) 93-6-0; Pete Miles (Doncaster) 79-10-0.

* Garbolino Lindholme, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Sun, 32, Bonsai and Beeches lakes. Ben Fisk (Middy) 139-8-0, carp, pellet, Bonsai 47; Rich Allan (Kinky Pellet) 129-14-0; Damian Goslin (Garbolino Lindholme) 113-14-0; John Allerton (Tri-Cast) 113-4-0; G. Goldstraw (Maver Midlands) 108-13-0; Steve ‘Daylite’ Rothery (Garbolino Lindholme) 105-13-0.

* Happy League Practice, River Trent, Newark Dyke and East Stoke, Notts. Sun, 89. John Ibbotson (Sensas Walton) 15 Kg 800 gr, chub, maggot feeder, pegged at East Stoke; John Urrity (Worksop) 14.100; Geoff Clarke (Newark) 9.420; Dave Norwood (Winterton) 8.150; Paul Golding (Daiwa Dons) 6.460; Sean Wright (Daiwa Dons) 6.100.

* Mirfield, Calder and Hebble Navigation, Altofts, W. Yorks. Sat, 35. Pete Baron (Tackle 2U) 14-0-0, two bream plus roach, maggot over caster and worm, 13m; Denis White (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 9-10-0; Keith Hobson (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 9-6-0; Dave Pollitt (Mirfield) 8-15-0.

* Oaks, Sessay., N. Yorks. Sun, 30, Ash, Beech and Sycamore lakes. Dean Smith (Matrix Bait-Tech)  147-6-0, carp to 3 lb, pellet down the edge, Ash peg 17; James Howarth (Maver Midlands) 138-5-0; Chris Hall (Oaks) 135-8-0; Phil Sellars (Woodlands Tackle) 130-0-0.

* Thornaby, River Tees, Bowesfield, Cleveland. Sun, 31. Richard Newton (Thornaby) 9-13-0, bream and skimmers, pole and worm; Pete Rambow senior (Thornaby) 8-1-0; Phil McAdam (Shilden) 8-0-0; Josh Newton (Daiwa Cleveland Angling Centre) 7-8-0.


Results of smaller matches and midweekers

Barnburgh Fishery, Doncaster. Tues, 15, Over-50s. Paul Brunyee (Castleford) 85-10-0, F1s, pole and pellet; J. Simms (Barnburgh) 76-10-0; A. Davis (Barnburgh) 49-15-0. Wed, 16. Daz Taylor (Barnburgh) 109-9-0, F1s, poled pellet; Les Marshall (Goole) 83-15-0; Rich Clement (Barnburgh) 81-0-0; Rob Hitchens (Yorkshire Bait) 78-0-0. Fri, 14. Pete Gosney (Barnburgh) 134-4-0, F1s, poled pellet; Ryan Law (Barnburgh) 103-8-0; Dave Durrans (Barnburgh) 78-0-0; Paul Jenkinson (Barnburgh) 75-10-0. Sun, 25. Ryan Law (Barnburgh) 279-8-0, F1s, poled pellet; Barry Moat (Barnburgh) 216-12-0; Pete Gosney (Barnburgh) 205-6-0; Leon Hardwick (Worksop) 201-6-0.

Border Angling, Wharf Lake, Scorton, York. Sun, 20. Nick Oliver (Border Angling) 36-11-0, carp, corn in margins; Mike Pattinson (Border Angling) 30-7-0; Matthew Prior (Border Angling) 19-12-0.

Calder Angling, Tollerton Ponds, York. Tues, 22, Coot and Kingfisher ponds. Tom Barlow (Maver NW) 119-1-0, carp to 6 lb, pellet at 13m, Coot 38; Steve Mitchell (Matrix Halifax) 97-4-0; Keith Garner (Spenborough) 94-4-0.

Daiwa Hallcroft, Retford, Notts. Mon, 24, Veterans, Bridge and Croft Lakes. Ken Pacey (Gainsborough) 107-8-0, carp, tench and skimmers, pole with pellet and paste, peg 21 Croft; Paul Schoof (MAP Leegem) 105-6-0; Nigel Wood (MAP Leegem) 78-6-0; Ian Temple (Retford) 69-0-0; Chris Line (Retford Angling Supplies) 67-14-0. Tues pm, 26, Moat. Chris Line (Retford Angling Supplies) 132-1-0, carp to 10 lb, poled corn in margins, peg 39 Island; Steve Robbins (MAP Leegem) 128-10-0; Jack Hobson (Sheffield) 122-4-0; Lee Hewison (MAP Leegem) 101-4-0. Wed, Juniors, Canal. Josh Harte 25-12-0, peg 16; Dale Woodcock 22-0-0; Cameron Preece 18-8-0; Jake Amadole 17-10-0; Luke Woodcock 16-2-0; Rosie Muxlow 15-2-0. Thurs, 36, Veterans, Moat. Nigel Wood (MAP Leegem) 67-4-0, carp to 7 lb, poled maggot over groundbait, peg 19 Outer; Jet Harris (Lindholme) 61-6-0; Pete Bagshaw (Barnsley Blacks) 56-13-0; Geoff Hiley (Mansfield) 55-0-0; Roger Holmes (Notts AA) 51-4-0. Fri pm, 24. Tony Bucknall (Leeds) 95-0-0, carp and bream, paste, 10m, peg 9 Croft; Mick Kilkenny (Leeds) 89-12-0; Wes Plant (Rotherham) 89-2-0; Andy Bailey (Daiwa Dons) 69-8-0; Gordon Gibson (Worksop) 64-13-0. Sat, 16. Bridge. Steve Clark (Mansfield Sensas) 135-14-0, carp, poled worm in margins, peg 26 Island; Lee Wolstenholme (Sheffield) 93-14-0; Dave Whiting (Buttonhole AC) 86-3-0; Gordy Gibson (Worksop) 62-6-0.

Dynamite Baits/Scunthorpe DAA, Tidal River Trent, South Clifton, Lincs. Thurs, 19, Round 9. Roly Moses (Brigg) 12-8-0, roach and perch, waggler & maggot, peg 40; Terry Moroz (Worksop) 11-13-0; Malc Firmstone (Whisby AS) 9-7-0; Colin Williams (Brigg) 8-11-0; Mark Booth (Goole Avengers) 6-11-0. Aggregate: Roly Moses (Brigg) 49; Malc Firmstone (Whisby AS) 42; Colin Williams (Brigg) 28; Dave Ashmore (Grimsby) 28.

Ferryboat Farm. Conisborough, nr Donny. Sun, 15. Tom Bray (Doncaster) 38-0-0, mixed, pole and feeder, peg 37; Phil Stevenson (Daiwa Dons) 32-4-0; Gary Cooper (Ferryboat) 31-0-0; Chris Adshead (Ferryboat) 25-8-0.

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Garbolino Lindholme, Doncaster. Tues, 18, Bonsai Lake. Andy Whitehouse (Scunthorpe Tackle) 136-11-0, carp, pellet shallow, peg 39; Rich Clement (Garbolino Lindholme) 128-5-0; Steve Dyson (Garbolino Lindholme) 126-2-0. Thurs, 23, Bonsai. Adam Dowd (Garbolino Lindholme) 159-5-0, carp, pellet, peg 11; Pete Turner (Garbolino Lindholme) 145-12-0; Adam Harrison (Kinky Pellet) 135-13-0. Sat, 21, Loco Lake. Dave Shires (Garbolino Lindholme) 99-12-0, carp, waggler and maggot, peg 43; Alex McCloud (Garbolino Lindholme) 89-6-0; Adam Dowd (Garbolino Lindholme) 80-14-0.

Kilnhurst AC, Bakers Pond, York. Sun,10. Trev Parkin 17-4-0, silvers, poled pellet; Dave Hawkridge 12-14-0; Stuart Senior 12-6-0; Mick Hospodyniuk 8-6-0 (all Kilnhurst).

Kiveton Hall, Sheffield. Sun, 14. Mick Todd (Kiveton) 63-6-0, carp, paste at 2m, peg 57; Les Kemp (Kiveton) 48-14-0; Paul Burt (Kiveton) 46-0-0; Pete Ellis (Kiveton) 35-0-0; R Riales (Kiveton) 25-8-0; Colin Hendley (Kiveton) 25-2-0.

Oaks, Sessay, N. Yorks. Tues, 18, Maple Lake. Ian Bayley (Woodlands Tackle) 168-0-0, carp to 8 lb, pellet at 14m, peg 31; Rob Minikin (Sonubaits) 152-0-0; Chris Kendall (Middy) 141-4-0. Weds, 21. Ian Bayley (Woodlands Tackle) 191-1-0, carp to 2 lb, shallow pellet, peg 59; Chris Hall (Oaks) 153-3-0; Chris Kendall (Middy) 140-0-0. Thurs, 20, Cedar. Rob Minikin (Sonubaits) 187-11-0, carp to 6 lb, pellet, peg 42; Bert Poole (Oaks) 115-6-0; Mal Bailey (Garbolino Elton) 113-1-0. Sat, 29, Cedar. Luke Hawksworth (Daiwa Cleveland Angling) 130-5-0, carp to 9 lb, pellet down edge, peg 58; Harry Bignall (Oaks) 106-5-0; Lee Thornton (Middy/Bag’em) 102-13-0.

Sykehouse Fishery, Doncaster. Wed, 18. Mark Price (Stainforth Angling Centre) 89-6-0, carp, pellet waggler, peg 25; Jamie Knott (Stainforth Angling) 78-10-0; Mark Hopkins (Stainforth Angling) 72-4-0. Thurs eve, 18. Daz Hall (Thorne) 78-12-0, carp, pellet waggler, peg 27; Mark Price (Stainforth Angling) 76-14-0; Liam Burns (Stainforth Angling) 72-4-0. Sun, 17. Tim Wright (Woodlands) 98-10-0, carp, Method feeder, peg 27; Paul Werritt (Askern) 70-0-0; Colin Lewis (Askern) 49-9-0.

Thornhill, Calder and Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, W. Yorks. Sat, 15. John Sedgewick (Tri-Cast Calder) 7-15-0, bream, roach and skimmers, caster at 12m, peg 79; Pail Mcmillan (Matrix Halifax) 5-1-0; Lee Simpson (Bradford) 4-12-0.

Viking Fishery. Pollington, E. Yorks. Sat, 12. Hawk Pond. Steve Pulford (Hull) 61-9-0, carp, pole and maggot, peg 10: Dave Cheetham (Frenzee) 52-2-0; Mike Moore (Goole) 47-5-0; Terry Bullass (Sykehouse) 37-5-0.

Woodhouse Grange, Doncaster. Wed, 12. Kingfisher. John Dudley (Woodhouse Grange) 184-12-0, carp on poled corn, peg 3; Ken Talbot (Woodhouse Grange) 161-14-0; Sean O’Mally (Woodhouse Grange) 121-8-0. Thurs, 10. Heron. Bernie Larder (Woodhouse Grange) 67-10-0, carp on poled pellet, peg 36; Ryan Bennett (Morley AC) 58-4-0; Paul Carling (Woodhouse Grange) 57-12-0. Sat, 16. Heron. John Dudley 77-4-0, carp on pole and corn, peg 7; Ian Taylor (Cats and Dogs) 36-0-0; Paul Carling (Woodhouse Grange) 28-8-0. Sun, 21. Cobble. Graham Martin (Sheffield) 89-12-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 27; Ian Taylor (Cats and Dogs) 56-0-0; Malc Thompson (Woodhouse Grange) 51-10-0.

Yarm, River Tees, Yarm. Sun. 28. Derrick Fox (Maver Newman Scotts) 19-9-0, bream and skimmers, feeder and worm, peg 182; Steve Wilson (Yarm) 18-5-0; Richy Bezemer (Daiwa Cleveland Angling) 14-9-0; James Dent (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 14-2-0.


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