Preston MOTY



Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year qualifiers

* Colemans Cottage Fishery WL, Witham, Essex. Sun, 58, Wood, Pathfield and Stepfield lakes. Danny Mason (Bills Tackle) 87-0-0, waggler plus long pole and maggot, Wood peg 26; Paul Chambers (Browning Wickford) 84-0-0; Tom Wallis (Browning Wickford) 71-0-0; Martin Foster (Maver Image) 69-8-0; Steve Palmer (Tendring Tanglers) 63-12-0; Tony Martin (Colemans Cottage) and Charley Styles (Army) both 62-8-0.

* Landsend WL, Landsend Fishery, Somerset. Sun, 36. Dave Hodgson (Landsend) 119-15-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 34; Mike Duckett (Lands End) 90-14-0; Mark Poppleton (SW MG) 62-14-0; Ken Raynor (SWMG) 62-2-0; Steve Seagar (Maver) 57-14-0; Bob Gullick (Garbolino BVMG) 53-11-0. Silvers: Clint Wotlyla (Avon Angling) 18-6-0. League: Craig Edmunds (Avon Angling) 18 (242-6-0); Mark Poppleton 18 (195-4-0); Ken Raynor 17.

* Maver Kent League, Frant Lakes, nr Tunbridge Wells, Kent. Sun, 36. Zak Brown (Preston Innovations Delcac) 92-12-0, carp, long poled pellet, Skirmish Lake; Cliff Prophet (Sensas South East) 55-2-0; Jim Sene (Maver Cardinals Red) 53-8-0; Bill Short (Sport One) 48-9-0; Ian Germaney (Maver Cardinals Red) 42-14-0; John Pantry (Sensas South East) 41-8-0. Teams: Sensas South East 33; Maver Cardinals Red 29; Preston Innovations Delcac 28; Maver Cardinals Black 23;Advanced Pole Repairs 22; Sport One 21. League: Sensas South East 228; Preston Innovations Delcac 194; Maver Cardinals Red 180; Advanced Pole Repairs 162; Maver Cardiinals Black 160; Sport One 141.

* Ockendon Bait and Tackle, Puddledock Farm, Upminster, Essex. Sun, 53. Stewart Bracey (Shimano Dynamite Baits) 215-5-0, carp to 10 lb, bread across shallow, Snake peg 10, golden peg jackpot; Jason Collins (Browning Wickford) 129-2-0; Jay Martin (Dartford) 67-12-0; Mo Brown (Bowlers) 52-9-0; Brian Rowden (Andys Mob) 42-12-0; Dave Harold (Ockendon Bait and Tackle ) 39-0-0.

* Rushmoor WL, Gold Valley, Ash, Hants. Sun, 50, Gold, Syndicate and Middle lakes. Myles Levy (Farnborough) 105-0-0, carp, bomb and corn; Paul Hiller (Daiwa Dorking) 93-4-0; Simon Kiefer (Drennan Bordon) 52-4-0; Pemb Wrighting (Daiwa Dorking) 46-0-0; Neil Gaff (Gold Valley) 44-0-0; Roger Beale (Farnborough) 39-10-0. Teams: Daiwa Dorking 41; Drennan Bordon 30; Farnborough 29; Gold Valley 21; Davies Angling 15. League: Daiwa Dorking 18; Farnborough 15; Drennan Bordon 12; Gold Valley 8; Davies Angling 7.

* Tylers Common, Brentwood, Essex. Sat, 30. Glen Butler (Maver) 110-8-0, 45 carp to 5 lb plus silvers, pellet, Willow Lake peg 20; Steve James(Ockendon Bait and Tackle) 97-8-0; Jamie Mcquire (Rib Valley Angling) 83-4-0; Jim Wilson (Ockendon Bait and Tackle) 75-4-0; Jordon Briant (Maver) 68-10-0.* White Acres Silvers League, Pollawyn, Python, Trelawney, Jennys and Twin Oaks lakes, Kernow. Sun, 44. Harry Billing (Garbolino) 58-14-0, F1s, poled pellet, peg 18 Trelawney; Brett Nicholas (White Acres) 50-10-0; Chris Hancock (Sensas/Gwinear) 47-14-0; Stewart Lister (Spro) 48-8-0; John Danks (White Acres) 44-4-0; Andy Partridge (Spro) 42-4-0.

* Wiltshire Angling Centre. Kennet and Avon Canal, Honeystreet, Wilts. Sun, 32. Alan Hillier (Sensas Wilts Angling) 9-0-0, roach and hybrids on bread plus three perch to 2 lb on worm, peg 1 at Sawmills; Kev Rowles (Devizes MG) 7-1-0; Simon Hebditch (Garbolino BVMG) 6-14-0; James Carty (Devizes MG) 6-11-0; Nicky Johns (Maver Bathampton) 6-7-0; Rob Kepner (Devizes MG) 5-15-0.



See the latest Angler's Mail Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year table in this week's issue, on sale Tuesday, January 28.

See the latest Angler’s Mail Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year table in this week’s issue, on sale Tuesday, January 28.


Smaller fishing match results

Alders Farm, Aylesbury, Bucks. Sun, 26, Ash & Oak lakes. Mick Wooding (Rushden Angling Centre) 120-2-0, carp to 6 lb, pellet feeder and boilies, Ash peg 32; Terry Lancaster (GOT Baits) 94-3-0; Mick McMillan (Preston Innovations Delcac) 84-8-0; Andy Gregory (Drennan Bordon) 77-0-0; Richard Fulham (GOT Baits) 75-1-0; Gary Thorpe (Chiltern GOT Baits) 61-1-0.

Bait-Tech Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Wed, 22, silvers. Spring and Middle lakes. Vince Brown (Mosella) 42-3-0, skimmers, long poled caster and maggot over groundbait, peg 3 Spring; Tom Thick (Thatchers Tackle) 37-12-0; Mark Harper (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 37-7-0; Sam Powell (Tackle Trader) 31-13-0; Dave Roper (Reids Tackle) 29-13-0; Andy Power (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 28-3-0. Sat, 15, Cary. Roland Lucas (Wilts AC) 136-8-0, carp, bomb and meat, peg 86; Steve Denmead (Keyfords) 89-0-0; Alan Oram (Shimano Dynamite Baits) 60-9-0; Ashley Tompkins (Tackle UK) 59-14-0. Silvers: Gary Webber (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 17-11-0.

Bathampton AA Veals Silverfish Champs, Withy Pool, Hunstrete fishery, Somerset. Thurs, 27. Paul Dicks (Bristol) 18-4-0, skimmers, pole and maggot, peg 47; Barry Fitchew (Mosella) 8-4-0; John Fry (Bristol) 7-12-0; Dave Poole (Bristol) 6-0-0; Ray Bazeley (Bristol) 5-8-0; Mike Owens (Sensas Thyers) 4-7-0.

BK Fisheries Winter Pairs, St. Erth, Cornwall. Sun, 14, Billy’s Pool. Bill Knott (BK Fisheries) 100-6-0, carp to 6 lb, 8 mm pellet down edge, peg 23; Sam Bawden (BK Fisheries) 63-4-0; Alex Bradley (BK Fisheries) 62-9-0; Adrian Holland (BK Fisheries) 56-10-0; Boz Phillips (BK Fisheries) 39-2-0. League: Bill Knott and Sam Bawden both 42.

Colemans Cottage, Witham, Essex. Tues, 23. Cliff Adams (Browning Wickford) 107-0-0, Wood Lake peg 26; Jim Dodkins (Colemans) 81-0-0; Rav Pisano (Galleywood Social) 79-0-0; Jim Trew (Matchpack/Colemans Bait and Tackle) 69-0-0. Sat, 11.Jeff Church (Colemans Bait and Tackle) 89-8-0, Stepfield peg 40; Cliff Adams (Browning Wickford) 83-0-0; Steve Daniels (Preston Innovations Delcac) 83-0-0; Alan Lee (Bills Tackle) 71-0-0.

Framfield Park, Sussex. Wed, 19, Spring Lake. Nigel Greenwood (Sensas South East) 74-6-0, all carp, maggot and pellet at 10m, peg 31; Lee Perry (Framfield) 50-1-0; Bruce Scott (Hemmings Tackle) 45-9-0; Mark Parrett (Faulkners) 41-1-0; Dennis Cooper (Rudgewick) 39-3-0; Lou Nightingale (Wylands) 37-4-0.

Hackbridge AC, Furnace lakes, Sussex. Sun, 14. Mark Hathaway (Leatherhead AC) 15-6-0, skimmers, feedered maggots; Dave Johnson (Hackbridge AC) 9-14-0; Brian Wallin (Free Spirit) 9-0-0.

Iden Wood Fishery, nr Rye, East Sussex. Sun, 10, Match Lake. Jamie Ford (Iden Wood) 42-8-0, carp, feedered maggot tight to island, peg 26; Andy Milton (Tackle and Gun Tenterden) 35-0-0; Paul Edwards (Iden Wood Fishery) 11-0-0.

Ilminster AA VES Precision League, Dillington Pond, Somerset. Sun, 8. Jamie Rich (Against Men and Fish/Burts Baits) 11-5-0, roach and rudd, poled maggot and caster, peg 4; Scott Russell (Tackle UK) 9-3-0; Justin Charles (Ilminster AA) 7-6-0. League: Graham Field (Taunton) 9; Jamie Rich and Pete Lowton (Ilminster AA) both 10.

Marazion AC, St Erth Pool, Cornwall. Sun, 6. Barry Little (Marazion AC) 26-13-0, carp, groundbait feeder and maggot, peg 9; Clive Lewis (Marazion AC) 25-1-0.

MBK Leisures, Coloured Ponds, Rake, Sussex, Thurs, 6. Shaun Barnett (Drennan Bordon) 68-0-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 1; Dave Steer (MBK Leisures) 44-0-0.

Monk Lakes, Staplehurst, Kent. Sat, 15, Puma Lake, silverfish. Sean Clifford (Preston Innovations Delcac) 25-0-0, skimmers and tench, poled pellet, peg 10; Pete Goodman (Preston Innovations Delcac) 22-0-0; John Larraman (Preston Innovations Delcac) 21-2-0; Sun Phung (Redbridge) 19-0-0. Sun, 19, Lake Two. Tony Flint (Willinghurst) 82-0-0, carp and F1s, Method feeder, peg 45; Peter Kay (Drennan Borden) 70-0-0; Paul Wiltshire (Maver Cardinals) 51-8-0; Terry Molloy (Garbolino Banstead) 51-6-0; Graham Offen (Willingshurst) 42-0-0; Rob Harvey (Milo) 40-0-0.

Shiplate Farm, Weston, Somerset. Sun, 24, Hawthorn and Westpool. Alan Healey (Shiplate) 42-13-0, carp, poled bread and maggot shallow, peg 5 Westpool; Steve Howell (Shiplate) 37-4-0; Dean Malin (Shimano Dynamite Baits) 28-12-0; Dave Cockayne (Shiplate) 28-9-0; Tom Light (Shiplate) 23-14-0; Rich Hawkins (Shiplate) 22-9-0. Silvers: Julian Pinkett (Bristol PO) 7-10-0.

Sonubaits Passies Silverfish League, Passies Ponds, Lancing, West Sussex. Sun, 24, Main Lake. Andy Carrington (Sonubaits Passies) 25-5-0, bream and skimmers, short poled pellet and Method feeder, peg 3; John Clark 23-14-0; Jason Kirk 22-14-0; Ritchie Kirk 22-4-0 (all Arun Angling). League: Andy Carrington (Sonubaits Passies) 2; Jason Kirk (Arun Angling) 3; Ritchie Kirk (Arun Angling) and Dave Lewis (Drennan Borden) both 4.

Tillingbourne, Gomshall, Surrey. Tues, 15, over-50s. Brian Green (Feltham AC) 21-0-0, carp, poled corn; Dave Steer (MBK) 21-0-0; Pete Mason (Feltham AC) 18-2-0.

Westerleigh WL, Westerleigh Pools, Avon. Sun, 15. Ryan Shipp (Westerleigh) 14-8-0, two carp and four F1s, poled maggot and pinkies, peg 24; Brian Shanks (Avon Angling) 10-2-0; Simon Belcham (Westerleigh) 6-6-0; Clive Feddery (Westerleigh) 5-10-0; Ron Hardiman (Westerleigh) 3-8-0; Bela Bakos (Silverfox) 3-2-0. Silvers: Brian Shanks 10-2-0.

White Acres Midweek Silverfish League, Python Pool, White Cross, Cornwall. Wed, 12. Roy Booth (Barns) 24-8-0, roach, skimmers and F1s, feeder and pole with maggot, peg 15; Andy Partridge (Spro) 23-0-0; Chris Hancock (Sensas/Gwinear) 21-8-0; Pete Byrne (Gwinear) 19-4-0; Stu Lister (Spro) 19-1-0; Mark Layzell (White Acres) 14-10-0.

Willow Park, Ash, Hants. Wed, 16, over-50s, Middle Lake. Chris Love (Willow Park) 32-4-0, carp, poled pellets; Eddie Rippon (Willow Park) 18-9-0; Jim Finley (Surrey Police) 18-8-0. Fri, 7, over-50s, Small Lake. Ian Turner (Farnham Angling) 53-8-0, carp, wagglered pellets. Sat, 20, WL, Small and Middle lakes. Doug Graves (Willow Black) 69-0-0, carp, poled bread and pellets; Mark Burroughs (Section 8) 39-4-0; Chris Love (Willow Black) 37-10-0; Dave Lewis (Drennan Bordon Youth) 27-12-0. Teams: Willow Black 21; Section 8 18; Drennan Bordon Youth 18. League: Drennan Bordon Youth 109; Willow Black 93; Section 8 89.

Wylands, Battle, East Sussex. Sun, 11, Field Lake. Danny Wynne (Apollo) 41-3-0, carp, poled maggot, peg 9; Mick Wells (Sensas South East) 37-12-0; Ron Newman (Wylands) 29-12-0; Lou Nightingale (Wylands) 23-0-0.




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