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* Dartford DAPS, Sutton and Horton Kirby lakes, Kent. Sun, 56. Mark Williams (Dartford DAPS) 83-0-0, bream, feedered pellets, undisclosed peg and lake; Dickie Carr (Carr and Borley) 61-0-0; Adam Lee (Garbolino Banstead) 48-0-0; Jason Martin (Dartford DAPS) 45-0-0; Adrian Davies (Dartford DAPS) 39-0-0; Jeff Hough (Dartford DAPS) 37-0-0.

* Medway Tackle, Bough Beech Reservoir, Kent. Sun, 32. Danny West (Milo Borden) 48-0-0, all roach, pole and maggot, Yacht Club Bank, Richard Taylor (Sensas South East) 47-12-0; Graham Docker (Advanced Pole Repairs) 43-1-0; Kevin Pack (Milo Bordon) 37-8-0; Kevin Baptiste (Sensas South East) 36-12-0; Bill Postlethwaite (Matrix Invicta) 36-2-0.

* Ockendon Bait & Tackle, Puddledock Farm, Upminster, Essex. Sun, 52. Jason Collins (Browning Wickford) 161-3-0, carp to 10 lb, banded pellet over sprayed pellet, 9m, peg 7; Geoff Woods (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 95-12-0; Barry Riley (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 95-5-0; Ross Harold (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 84-0-0; Graham Dack (Middy) 81-6-0; John Hunt (Brentwood Angling ) 81-4-0.
* Oxford Summer League, River Thames, Medley. Sun, 36. Richard Rosinski (Sensas A4) 18-11-0, bream, feedered maggots; Martin Kirk (Turners) 17-5-0; John Beesley (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 16-2-0; Mick Denton (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 15-15-0. Teams: Turners 27; Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths Red 25;Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths Blue 24. Final league: Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths Blue 166; Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths Red 164; Turners 162. Individual: Graham Godwin (Turners) 34.

* Southern Canal League, Grand Union Canal, Fenny Stratford. Sun, 94, round five. Daniel Webb (Garbolino Black Horse Red) 22-0-0, roach and skimmers, poled pinkies; Chris Fawkes (Browning Northants) 17-14-0; Simon Wilsmore (Gone Fishing) 12-2-0; Roger Beale (Old Boys) 9-10-0;Les Humphries (Old Boys) 9-9-0; Michael Marslyn (Sensas Oakwood Black) 9-5-8. Teams: Gone Fishing 68; Garbolino Black Horse Black Beauties 57; Old Boys 49. League: Gone Fishing 308; Garbolino Blackhorse Black 286; Sensas Oakwood Blue 251.

* Tylers Common, Brentwood, Essex. Sat, 37. Steve James (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 252-12-0, maggot over groundbait in margins plus meat over pellet across, Horseshoe lake peg 4; Jordon Briant (Tylers Common) 203-8-0; Mick Hood ( Bowlers) 202-12-0; Alan Kuzas (Tylers Common) 145-2-0; Bruce Welfare (Bowlers) 143-0-0; Bill Reynolds snr (Bait-Tech) 138-4-0.



Results of smaller matches and midweekers

Avon Angling, Chilton Trinity, Wildmarsh lake. Sun, 19. Dean Malin (Shimano Dynamite Baits) 63-15-0, 11 carp on pellet waggler, peg 9; Martin McMahon (Avon Angling) 63-14-0; Phil Harding (Flipflops) 49-2-0; Joe McMahon (Avon Angling) 43-14-0; Kev Molten (Avon Angling) 38-15-0; Alan Oram (Shimano Dynamite Baits) 26-13-0. Silvers: Nicky Collins (Global Angling) 13-8-0.

Back Arun, Arundel, West Sussex. Sun, 14. Kevin Parker (Apollo) 82-8-0, all carp, pole and meat, peg 21; John Money (JFA) 51-8-0; Alec Bicknall 35-0-0; Steve Stenniford 34-8-0; Paul Romaniuk 34-0-0; Barry Cloron 27-8-0 (all Back Arun).

Bait Tech Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Wed, 23. Top two plus 3 match. Campbell. Tom Thick (Thatchers Tackle) 230-1-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 111; Paul Greenwood (Bait Tech Viaduct) 201-1-0; Phil Harding (Avon Angling) 184-0-0; Lee Werritt (Middy/Bait Tech) 180-3-0. Silvers: Joe McMahon (Avon Angling) 31-0-0. Thur, 29. Campbell and Cary. Andy Eagle (Taunton) 230-4-0, carp on long pole and pellet shallow, peg 129; Mash Masheder (Bait Tech Viaduct) 229-12-0; Dave Romain (Bait Tech Viaduct) 218-7-0; Dan White (Bait Tech Viaduct) 176-3-0; Alan Perkins (Bait Tech Viaduct) 173-1-0; Paul Greenwood (Bait Tech Viaduct) 166-12-0. Silvers: Paul Greenwood 90-0-0. Sat, 18. Cary. Mark Wynn (Bait Tech Viaduct) 178-15-0, carp on bomb and pellet, peg 77; Martin Preston (Bait Tech Viaduct) 166-12-0; Lewis Greenwood King (Bait Tech Viaduct Juniors) 147-1-0; Tom Mangnell (Mosella) 145-10-0. Silvers: John Green (Thatchers Tackle) 55-8-0.

BK Fisheries, St Erth, Cornwall. Sun, 12, Bill’s Pool, Silverfish only. Alex Bradley (BK Fisheries) 19-9-0, skimmers, bream, roach and rudd, poled caster, peg 15; Bill Knott (BK Fisheries) 17-8-0; Tony Jose (BK Fisheries) 15-10-0; Chris Symons (BK Fisheries) 15-4-0; John Maundrill (BK Fisheries) 12-10-0; Steve Collins (BK Fisheries) 10-8-0.

Colemans Cottage, Witham, Essex. Tues, 25. Jeff Church(Matchpack Angling Direct) 206-0-0, carp to 4 lb, paste in margins & top two, Wood Lake peg 19; Gary Hooper (Colemans) 198-0-0 ; Simon Levy (Jordon) 190-0-0; Peter Stewart (Browning Wickford) 183-0-0; Gavin Bridge (Cariers) 178-0-0. Sun, 22. Bernie Fraser (Colemans) 234-0-0, peg 5 Wood; Jeff Church (Matchpack Angling Direct) 168-0-0; Dave Vincent (Monk Lakes) 154-0-0; Simon Levy (Jordon) 149-0-0; Gavin Bridge (Cariers) 137-8-0; Mick Vincent (Monk Lakes) 104-8-0.
Dynamite Oakfield, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, Sat. Red Kite and Swallow Lakes, 26. Josh Bleavins (GOT Baits) 162-15-0, carp to 6 lb, poled sweetcorn, swallow 5; Ivan Graham (J & K Tackle) 159-4-0; John Wigg (Dynamite Baits, Oakfield) 142-2-0; Gary Kieghtley (Dynamite Baits Oakfield) 138-2-0; Anthony Flint (Dynamite Baits Oakfield) 128-8-0; Derek Hammond (Oxford) 127-11-0.

Garbolino Bolingey, White Acres residents. Fri, 15. Simon Watson 193-10-0, carp on pellet feeder, peg 18; Robert Brook 144-12-0; Steve Prowse (White Acres) 139-0-0.

Godalming, Marsh Farm, Surrey. Wed, 17. Dave Johnson ( 49-5-0, tench and skimmers, poled pellets; Mick Cook (Browning Crowsports) 47-8-0; Nick Stunt (Apollo) 44-7-0.

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Gwinear, Newquay. Sun, 10. Roger Baker (Sensas Thyers) 103-12-0, carp on poled pellet in the margins, peg 6 Phase 1; Andy Partridge (Spro) 82-0-0; Harry Billing (Garbolino) 79-12-0; Chas Ward (Gwinear) 70-8-0; Kris Powers (Sherwood Forest Farm Park) 58-12-0; Chris Hancock (Gwinear) 51-4-0.

Ivy House, Royal Wootton Bassett, Wilts. Tue, 17. Match lake. Terry Robinson (Ivy House) 81-12-0, carp and silvers on poled pellet in the margins, peg 8; Dave Baker (Royal Wootton Bassett AC) 54-4-0; Gary Dennis (Royal Wootton Bassett AC) 41-4-0. Sat, 19. Paul Connor (Ivy House) 67-8-0, carp and silvers on pole with pellet and corn, peg 46; Chris Cotterill (Ivy House) 57-0-0; Matt Silvester (New Century) 54-0-0. Silvers: Gary Etheridge (Garbolino BVMG) 30-12-0. Sun, 17. Ryan Shipp (Westerleigh) 122-1-0, carp on poled maggot, peg 8; Dick Young (Ivy House) 56-12-0; Jerry Cambridge (Ivy House) 51-0-0. Silvers: Dick Young 33-8-0.

KC Angling, River Thames, Molesey, Middx. Mon, 12. Ray Tingley (Atbridge AC) 4-2-0, roach and dace, wag n mag; Andy Rogers (Guildford AC) 3-14-0; Tim Kaye (Quorn) 3-6-0.

Kingston Rodbenders, River Thames, Kingston Bargewalk. Thurs, 19. John Heasmar (Epsom AC) 14-14-0, bream, feedered maggots; Andy Rogers (Guildford AC) 5-11-0; Brian Wallin (Free Spirit) 3-12-0.

Marazion AC, Amalwhidden Farm, St Ives. Sun, 12. Barry Little (Marazion AC) 30-4-0, carp on waggler and bomb with corn, peg 14; John Wilson (Newtown Angling) 28-9-0; Ian Edmunds (SODS) 23-13-0; Gary Smith (Marazion AC) 22-9-0.

MBK Leisures, Coloured Ponds, Rake, Sussex, Thurs, 7. Tom Arnot (Milo Bordon) 65-10-0, carp, poled corn and pellet; John Alexander (MBK Leisures) 61-8-0; Dave Steer (MBK Leisures) 60-4-0. Sat, 19, Juniors, Pump House, Greatham, Hampshire. 13–16s: David Blackman (Hambledon) 50-6-0, carp, poled pellet and corn; William McCurrach (Hawkley) 10-12-0; Dan Parry (Petersfield) 8-12-0. 9–12s: Karter Whittock (Froyle) 8-4-0; Jessica Carter (Alton) 7-8-0; Alex Frain (Petersfield) 3-0-0. Under-9s: Max Spiers (Petersfield) 5-12-0; Tobias Sanders (Clanfield) 5-4-0.

Mid Cornwall Fishery. Summercourt, Cornwall. Thur, 11. Harry Billing (Garbolino) 62-7-0, carp on poled pellet, peg 22; Roy Booth (Barns) 53-5-0; Mick Heacock (Barns) 53-0-0; Nigel Rhodes (Burts Baits) 41-6-0; Pete Thomas (White Acres) 36-14-0; Roger Baker (Sensas Thyers) 31-4-0. Sun, 12. Joans and Neils. Joans: Tony Williams (Burts Baits) 89-14-0, carp on poled corn, peg 6; Mick Heacock (Barns) 81-0-0; Roy Booth (Barns) 79-11-0. Neils: Kev Harmer (Barns) 81-10-0, carp on pellet feeder, peg 15; Ryan Gendall (Barns) 70-5-0; Keith Rowlandson (Barns) 62-2-0. Pairs: Roy Booth and Ryan Gendall 150-0-0.

Milemead, Tavistock, Devon. Wed, 17. Mark Page (Tackle Barn) 95-15-0, 34 carp to 8lb on method feeder and pellet, peg 20; Nick Jones (Tackle Barn) 90-14-0; Stuart Hathaway (Maver Royal Navy) 75-6-0; Bob Rand (Tackle Barn) 73-10-0; Andy Wilkinson (Tackle Barn) 72-15-0. Sun, 15. Paul Carpenter (Burts Baits) 106-11-0, 38 carp to 9lb on poled pellet, peg 16; Andy Wilkinson (Tackle Barn) 102-15-0; Mark Cullerton (Milemead) 100-5-0; Stuart Hathaway (Maver Royal Navy) 81-8-0; Mark Page (Tackle Barn) 80-12-0.

Rye DAS, Northpoint Lake, Camber, East Sussex. Sat, 20. Paul Udell (Maver Cardinals) 84-8-0, all small rudd, top three and maggot, peg 22; Ray Hedges (Rye DAS) 66-8-0; Kevin Betts (Hastings) 50-12-0; Colin Sutton (Tenterden AC) 48-0-0; Fred Brown (Sensas South East) 45-8-0.

Sonubaits Passies, Lancing, West Sussex. Sun, 10. Lee Perry (Sonubaits Passies) 99-10-0, all carp, pole with paste and meat; Steve Turner (Sonubaits Passies) 82-6-0; Mick Forshaw (Fox Match) 69-6-0; Bert Perry (League of Gentlemen) 67-6-0.

White Acres, Newquay. Mon, 28. Twin Oaks. Simon Jones (Greens Tackle) 129-11-0, carp on method feeder and boilies, peg 16; Buzz Wiltshire (Greens Tackle) 108-12-0; Daz Shaw (Maver NW) 102-14-0; Dan Simper (Bag Em Baits) 95-14-0; John Worthington (Standish Tackle) 94-6-0; Mark Bower (Avanti) 93-8-0. Wed, 30. Twin Oaks and Acorn. Mat Davies (Newent AC) 138-5-0, carp on poled paste at 5m ,peg 12 Twin Oaks; Graham Pearce (Devizes MG) 103-13-0; Aiden Tunrer (Alfreton Angling) 97-15-0; Steve Oddy (Calder Angling) 89-6-0; Gary Hughes 82-0-0; Tim Davies 80-1-0. Marukyu Rover. Thur, 64. Dan Simper (Bag Em Baits) 153-1-0, carp on method feeder and short pole with paste, peg 1 Acorn; Luke Hughes (White Acres) 130-2-0; Buzz Wiltshire (Greens Tackle) 121-12-0; Paul Moore (Edgeley Sports) 118-2-0; Les Turberville (Spencer Works) 116-8-0; Simon Watson (Summerhayes) 116-5-0. Ladies: Sally Worthington 89-2-0. Juniors: Ben Paul 99-12-0.

Willow Park, Ash, Hants, Wed, 20, over-50s, Middle Lake. Dave Winterbourne (Tumbling Bay) 37-9-0, carp and bream, poled maggots; Ian Covey (Guildford AC) 37-8-0; John Clifford (Willow Park) 32-0-0. Sat, 15, Small Lake.

Pemb Wrighting (Guru/Bag’em) 86-6-0, carp, poled paste; Tom Morretti (Matrix) 74-0-0; Douglas Graves (Willow Park) 71-10-0.

Wylands, Battle, East Sussex, Sun, 21, Old Snake Lake. Paul Lawton (Marukyu) 74-0-0, carp, pole and pellet; Steve Grounds (Wylands) 59-4-0; Keith Axell (Wylands) 50-10-0; Mark Richardson (Sensas South East) 41-12-0; Roy Liddle and John Oliver (both Wylands) both 36-8-0.


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Draw 8am
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Draw 8am
Fish 10-3pm
Tickets on 01908 313158



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