Read this week's Angler's Mail magazine for news on new format and even more prizes in Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year competition.

Read this week’s Angler’s Mail magazine for news on new format and even more prizes in Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year competition.

Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year Qualifiers, June 21/22, 2014

* Angling Trust Riverfest Qualifier, River Calder, Mirfield, West Yorks, Sun, 60. Keith Hobson (Drennan Barnsley Blacks) 25-14-0, dace, grayling and chublets on stick and caster from peg 46 at Calder Bank Road; Mark Hawksworth (Chesterfield) 25-6-0; James Evans (Oldham) 16-2-0; Ian Dawson (Tri-Cast Calder) 15-14-0; Dave Middleton (Sheffield) 14-14-0; Simon Heaton (Nottingham) 13-4-0. Qualifiers: Hobson, Heaton and Stuart Tate (York).

* Bank End, Finningley, S. Yorks. Sun, 33. Danny Myers (Garbolino Elton) 196-12-0, carp, pole and waggler with pellet, peg 15; Alan Barker (Garbolino Elton) 177-1-0; Trev Jordan (Bank End) 171-9-0; Len Squire (R & R Sports) 155-1-0; Reg Fearn (Daiwa Dons) 145-4-0; Steve Donoghue (Daiwa Dons) 123-9-0

* Bradford No.1 AA, River Nidd, Cowthorpe, North Yorks, Sun, 35. Howard Foster (Bradford No.1) 40-11-0, six barbel on bomb and caster at the Dog Kennels; Pete Dodsworth (Bradford No1) 24-5-0; Andy Jacques (Tackle 2U) 22-7-0; Brian Hollingsworth (Bradford No.1) 19-5-0.

* Daiwa Hallcroft, Retford, Notts. Sun, 43, Moat Lake. Andy Oldham (Frenzee) 157-8-0, 24 carp to 9 lb, pellet shallow and worm in margins, peg 5 island; Andy Sellars (R & R Sports) 132-7-0; Phil Wright (Leegem) 102-3-0; Alan Crouch (Garbolino) 101-5-0; Neil Vernon (Gainsborough) 97-13-0.

* Happy League, Southfield Reservoir, Cowick, South Yorks. Sun, 72. Kelvin Weatherall (Mosella Selby) 13 Kg 200 gr, four bream on feedered worm plus hybrids on poled maggot, peg 8; Steve Smith (Normanton) 9.150; Sean Wright (Daiwa Dons) 8.330; Neil Stead (Ossett) 7k.740; Keith Marshall (Tri-Cast Calder) 7.200; Pete Dimmock (Hull DAA) 6.900. Teams and League TBC.

* Oaks, Sessay, North Yorks, Sun, 47, Ash, Beech and Sycamore lakes. Craig Ebbrell (Tri-Cast Highfield) 187-8-0, carp to 2 lb, maggot, Sycamore 18; John Nuggent (Ashton Angling) 157-4-0; Dean Smith (Maitrix Bait-Tech) 151-3-0; Chris Kendall (Middy) 148-2-0.

* Thornaby, River Tees, Croft, Co. Durham. Sun, 35. Billy Leonard (Thornaby) 28-4-0, dace and grayling, stick float and maggot, peg 31; Ronnie Hopkins (Thornaby) 20-15-0; Steve Chantry (Darlington) 16-13-0; Robbie Preston (Thornaby) 16-9-0.

* Woodlands, Carlton Miniott, North Yorks. Sat, 37, Partridge, Skylark and Wagtail lakes. Andy Geldart (Drennan Barnsley Blacks) 138-0-0, carp to 10 lb, shallow pellet at 12m, Skylark 7; Keith West (Woodlands Tackle) 130-0-0; Keith Grainger (Woodlands Tackle) 114-4-0; Dean Scott (Woodlands Tackle) 108-4-0.

* York, River Ouse, Poppleton to Redhouse, North Yorks. Sun, 35. Paul Bennett (Tackle 2U) 24-12-0, roach and skimmers, groundbait feeder and red maggot from Redhouse; Steve Edson (York) 21-7-0; Dave Pilgrim (Aireborough) 14-10-0; Tim Harrison (Anglers World Holidays) 13-14-0.

 Other North East matches

Bait-Tech Frenzee Hayfield. Doncaster, S. Yorks. Wed, 18, Danny’s Island lake. Wayne Ibbotson (Morley) 178-0-0, carp, method feeder and pellet, peg 43; Brandon Fowler (Hayfield) 104-5-0; Keith Pearson (Woodhouse Grange) 79-8-0; Rich Kiemote (Hayfield) 76-4-0.

Barnburgh, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Tues, 18, over-50s, Top Pond. Paul Brunyee (Castleford) 125-0-0, F1s on poled pellet; Graham Dawkins (Barnburgh) 100-0-0; Graham Collins (Barnburgh) 84-0-0. Fri, 14, Top. Ryan Law (Barnburgh) 219-0-0, F1s on poled pellet; Daz Taylor (Barnburgh) 188-8-0; Bob Rymer (Leeds) 156-0-0. Sun, 25, Bottom. Ryan Law (Barnburgh) 272-0-0, F1s on poled pellet; Rich Clements (Barnburgh) 210-0-0; Pete Gosney (Barnburgh) 191-0-0; S. Kelk (Barnburgh) 184-8-0.

Benlee Lakes, Ossett, West Yorks. Thurs, 20, Ben Lake. Tony Foster (Kerrs Ossett) 17-4-0, carp on poled pellet from peg 17; Dave Jones (Kerrs Ossett) 16-8-0; Jamie Rogerson (Kerrs Ossett) 11-4-0. Sat, 20, Lee. Andy Lumb (Kerrs Ossett) 72-12-0, carp on paste at 14 and 3m from peg 15; Tommy Davies (Kerrs Ossett) 53-4-0; Gary Summerscales 24-14-0. Sun, 20, Lee. Adam Young (Kerrs Ossett) 57-9-0, carp on pellet at 14 and 2m from peg 2; Chris Slater (Lowhills) 47-2-0; Stuart Rourke (Kerrs Ossett) 46-14-0.

Calder Anglers, Southfield Reservoir, Cowick, South Yorks, Weds, 28. John Holdsworth (Lowhills) 43-14-0, bream to 3 lb, feedered worm, peg 60; Dave Finnegan (Calder Angling Supplies) 10-8-0; Warren McLeavy (Tri-Cast Calder) 10-1-0.

Daiwa Hallcroft, Retford, Notts. Mon, 20, vets, Bridge Lake. Dave Whiting (Buttonhole AC) 84-4-0, carp and bream, worm at 10m, peg 40 outer; Ian Temple (Retford) 74-8-0; Paul Schoof (Leegem) 60-5-0; Jack Hobson (Sheffield) 50-14-0. Tue pm, 21. Moat island. Lee Hewison (Leegem) 103-14-0, carp, pellet shallow at 13m, peg 43; Dave Whiting (Buttonhole AC) 70-11-0; Jamie Masson (Colmic/Marukyu) 70-2-0; Neil Hirst (Ackworth) 63-13-0; Steve Robbins (Leegem) 61-15-0. Thurs, 32, Moat outer. Lee Hewison (Leegem) 63-11-0, carp, poled pellet shallow, peg 6; Reg Turner (Retford) 62-15-0; Dave Whiting (Buttonhole AC) 60-3-0; Chris Line (Retford Angling Centre) 58-12-0. Fri pm, 36. Moat. Daz Taylor (Doncaster) 113-5-0, carp to 9 lb, poled pellet shallow, peg 73 outer; Steve Clark (Sensas) 99-4-0; Lee Hewison (Leegem) 96-13-0; Kev Baxter (Mosborough) 69-14-0. Sat, 23. Moat island and Canal. Gordon Gibson (MAX Tackle) 122-0-0, carp to 10 lb, waggler and pellet shallow, peg 2 island; Kev Martin (Bircotes) 102-14-0; Chris Eves (Worksop) 92-2-0; Andy Oldham (Frenzee) 91-3-0; Steve Clark (Sensas) 85-14-0.

Ferryboat Farm, Conisborough, S. Yorks. Thurs, 10. Alan Holmes (Ferryboat) 25-8-0, carp and bream, feeder and pellet; Paul Finch (Ferryboat) 18-10-0; Graham Eblett (Ferryboat) 18-4-0. Sun, 15. Steve Foster (Ferryboat) 42-10-0, carp on floating bread; Cain Axon (Rotherham) 34-10-0; Ian Douglas (Ferryboat) 28-0-0.

Kiveton Hall, Nr Sheffield. Sun, 10, Bottom Pond. Mick Todd (Kiveton) 91-0-0, carp on poled pellet, peg 72; Steve Crawford (Kiveton) 76-6-0; Roy Gorman (Kiveton) 73-15-0; Chris Bacon (Worksop) 67-7-0.

Oaks, Sessay, North Yorks, Wed, 27, Ash, Beech and Sycamore lakes. Adam Richards (Browning) 230-5-0, carp on pellet up in the water from Sycamore 26; Rob Minikin (Sonubaits) 202-4-0; Ian Bayley (Woodlands Tackle) 195-10-0. Sat, 27, Cedar. Dean Smith (Maitrix Bait-Tech) 134-1-0, carp to 4 lb on pellet at 3m from peg 2; Chris Kendall (Middy) 115-4-0; Gem Paverley (Oaks) 104-8-0.

Oaktree Leisure, Huby, North Yorks, Sun, 15, Pond Four. Steve Hodson (RSPS) 78-8-0, carp to 5 lb, pellet at 10m, peg 32; Paul Cromie (Oaks) 65-10-0; Gordon Fennell (Black Horse) 63-0-0.

Phoenix and Parkgate. Ravenfield Ponds, Rotherham. Tues pm, 13. Mick Barry 19-8-0, bream and ide, pole shallow; Derek Jackson (Rotherham) 19-0-0; Stu Senior (Phoenix and Parkgate) 13-10-0; Mark Jackson (Rotherham) 11-0-0. Sat, 20. Mick Hospodyniuk (Phoenix and Parkgate) 27-10-0, skimmers and roach, waggler and maggot, peg 58; Mark Jackson (Rotherham) 26-8-0; Stuart Senior (Phoenix and Parkgate) 24-10-0; Glyn Hood (Worksop) 15-8-0; Dave Senior (Phoenix and Parkgate) 14-0-0; Dave Lawton (Phoenix and Parkgate) 13-12-0.

Sykehouse Fishery. Doncaster, S. Yorks. Wed, 24, Match Lake. Dave Richardson (Thorne) 105-12-0, carp, meat at 5m, peg 23; Tony Allen (Stainforth Angling) 63-7-0; Mick Glaister (Stainforth Angling) 59-12-0. Thurs pm, 14, Match. Mark Price (Stainforth Angling) 146-10-0, carp on duck float and waggler, peg 27; Brendan Haigh (Stainforth Angling) 142-0-0; Paul Wright 122-0-0; Andy Renton (Daiwa Dons) 115-0-0. Sun, 25. Ryan Wilton (Stainforth Angling) 97-3-0, carp, worm over groundbait in margins, peg 14 Twin Isles; R. Allen 72-12-0; Arthur Bullcroft (Mexborough) 71-12-0.

Thornhill, Aire and Calder Navigation, Dewsbury, West Yorks. Sat, 15. Neil Pickett (Thornhill) 4-6-0, tench, roach and skimmers, maggot and caster at 12m, end peg 1; John Wrzosek (Wakefield) 4-4-0; Simon Wain (Matrix Halifax) 3-15-0.

Woodhouse Grange. Doncaster, S. Yorks. Wed, 15, Kingfisher Lake. Chris Bradley (Fox and Hounds) 73-13-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 9; Graham Webster (Sheffield) 63-10-0; Barry Oliver (Medusa) 45-7-0. Wed pm, 18, Heron. Ian Taylor (Medusa) 76-5-0, carp, poled paste, peg 50; Neil Hirst (Ackworth AC) 53-6-0; Bert Goodwin (Stainforth Angling) 38-9-0. Thurs, 12, Heron. Lee Bird (Woodhouse Grange) 91-9-0, carp on poled pellet, peg 33; Tony Clegg (Woodhouse Grange) 45-4-0; Graham Martin (Sheffield) 45-3-0. Sat, 20, Heron. Ian Taylor (Medusa) 86-10-0, carp on poled paste, peg 21; Steve Cross (Apache) 76-12-0; Lee Rowland (Woodhouse Grange) 66-7-0. Sun, 23. Kingfisher. Ross Lambert (Woodhouse Grange) 125-3-0, carp on poled pellet, peg 3; Ian Taylor (Medusa) 100-9-0; Chris Day (Woodhouse Grange) 91-7-0.


We reveal additional format and extra prizes up for grabs in prestigious free entry Angler's Mail/Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year contest.

We reveal additional format and extra prizes up for grabs in prestigious free entry Angler’s Mail/Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year contest.