There’s a fun FREE SUNHAT with every issue this week. Major features inside include the inside story on England’s new match world champions, a British-record breaking fish, a top tackle shop closing down, full Kamasan British Open coverage, a GURU ace in action and July’s Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year.


Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year qualifiers



* Absolute Station League, Arles and Deans Pool, Preston Innovations Woodlands View. Sun, 30. C. Tranter (Woodlands) 148-4-0, carp to 10 lb, poled sweetcorn and pellet, Arles 10; Jason Stone (Woodlands) 142-4-0; Mark Westwood (Bilston Angling Centre) 111-12-0; Chris Senter (Worcester) 195-8-0; C. Griffiths (Woodlands) 96-1-0.

* Arrow Valley Lake, Redditch, Worcestershire, Sat (July 20), 33. Mick Biffett (Birmingham) 127-14-0, bream, feeder and pellet; Paul Bick (Shakespeare Superteam) 57-10-0; Andy Weston (Birmingham) 47-10-0; Scott Poynton (Old Ghost) 46-12-0.

* Bridgnorth AS, River Severn, Linley Bank, Salop. Sat, 30. Jez Williams (Canalside Tackle) 48-1-0, ten barbel and a chub, pellet feeder, peg 4 Wrens Nest; Chris Taylor (Bromsgrove) and Richard Duke (Bridgnorth) both 41-8-0; Dave Webb (Fosters) 30-4-0; Larry Freeth (Wombourne) 25-10-0.

* Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks. Sun, 63. House Pool 1, New and Jenny’s pools. Pete Rice (Bag’em Matchbaits) 159-0-0, F1s, roach and skimmers, caster through slop at 2m, peg 31 Top Pool; James Turner (Alvechurch Fishery) 149-4-0; Jack Harness (Hydrolastic) 143-5-0; Chris Harrison (Bailey’s of Warwick) 141-12-0; Sam Brown (Makins) 138-13-0; Mark Cross (Hooked Newmarket) 118-4-0.

* Preston Innovations Boldings, Sycamore and Willow Pools. Sun, 35. Scott Doodson (Preston Innovations) 144-3-0, carp to 6 lb, poled pellet, peg 8, Willow Pool; Steve Roberts (Oakengates Angling Club) 123-11-0; Kelvin Emlyn (Oakengates Angling Centre) 119-11-0; Steve Giles (Oakengates Angling Centre) 114-7-0.

* Shakespeare Qualifier, Warks Avon, Evesham. Sun, 74. Leigh Gardner (Shakespeare) 14-5-0, quality roach, worm and joker, groundbait and soil, peg 6; Matt Godfrey (Pole Fishing) 10-4-0; Michael Buchwalder (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 10-2-0; Simon Willsmore (Milo Quadbox/D & A Tackle) 9-3-0; Darran Bickerton (Sensas) 8-14-0. Qualifiers: Clive Roberts, John Rafferty, Kevin Millard.

* Traditional Settings Two Day Pairs Festival, Great Lake, Patshull Park, Pattingham, Shropshire, Sat, 48. John Clapham (Complete Angler Clone) 84-2-0, bream to 5 lb, feeder fished worm, peg 10; Nigel Ball (Wednesfield Angling Centre) 68-11-0; Malcolm Jarvis (Foster’s) 59-4-0; Lee Addy (Drennan North West) 56-3-0. Sun, 48. Derek Bennett (Saints) 98-1-0, bream to 5 lb, feeder fished worm, peg 15; Matt Hall (Sensas) 65-15-0; Kevin Tipton (Sensas) 63-5-0; Joe Brennan (Wolverhampton AA Van den Eynde) 57-6-0. Pairs: Nigel Ball (Wednesfield Angling Centre)/Derek Bennett (Saints) 10 points (203-10-0); John Clapham/Ray O’Sullivan (both Complete Angler Clone) 10 (169-13-0); Richard Smith/Matt Hall both Sensas) 11; Franec Staniuszko (Ted Carter Southport)/Lee Harries (Shakespeare Superteam) 12.

* Wychavon qualifier, Warks Avon, Evesham. Sat, 69. Darran Bickerton (Sensas/Kamasan Starlets) 10-13-0, silvers to 10 oz, worm and joker in soil/groundbait, peg 18; Steve Townsend (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 10-12-0; Clive Branson (Cardiff Nomads) 10-10-0; Andrew Murphy (Tredegar) 10-6-0; Martyn Howard (Ringer Baits) 10-5-0. Qualifiers: Bicko, Towno, Branson.

Results of smaller matches and midweekers

Aberglais, Biddlestone Pool, Ross. Sun, 18. Gary Miles (Merthyr) 83-8-o, carp on pole and paste over pellets, peg 2; Ian Cathrew (Merthyr) 79-1-0; Colin Rees (Merthyr) 60-14-0.

Beechdale MG, Willowmarsh Fishery, Hartlebury, Worcestershire, Sun. 14. Linden Pickett (Beechdale) 109-12-0, carp to 4 lb, poled pellet, peg 29; Martin Whittaker (Beechdale) 55-2-0; Mick Cope (Beechdale) 43-4-0.

Bilston Angling Centre, Monkhall Fishery, Monkhopton, Shropshire. Wed, 13, Swallow Lake. Ben Stanford (Monkhall Fisheries) 63-14-0, carp to 4 lb, poled sweetcorn; Steve Lovell (Mosella Bait Tech) 59-10-0; Denis Sumner (Bilston Angling Centre) 49-3-0; Pete Cartwright (Bilston Angling Centre) 44-14-0; Richard Guest (Maver Midlands) 44-1-0. Sun, 12, Staffs-Worcs Canal , Bladen Road , Wolverhampton , Staffordshire, 12. Mel Wood (Team GB Four Ashes AC) 10-5-0, roach, poled squatt, caster and hemp, peg 5; Dave Pinches (Goldthorn Social) 7-10-4; John Hall (Bilston Angling Centre) 6-2-0.

Buckley, Trap Pool. Sun, 20. Justin Westbrook (Buckley) 52-6-0, carp and bream, peg 20; Pete Evans (Buckley) 18-9-0; Ben Williams (Buckley) 15-3-0.

Cardiff Nomads, Hendre Lake, Cardiff. Tues evening, 14. Chris Murphy (Bargoed) 20-2-0, bream on groundbait feeder and maggots, peg on car park side; Clive Branson (Sensas Nomads) 18-1-0; Clive Roberts (Sensas Nomads) 17-0-0.

Cefn Mably Lakes, Cardiff. Over-50s. Wed. 19. Mike Yandle (Tredegar) 104-4-0, carp on pole fished worm over casters, peg on Match Lake; Jim Palmer (Cardiff) 81-0-0; Doug Hornblow (Sensas Nomads) 62-0-0.

Furnace Mill, Wyre Forest, Bewdley, Worcs. Sun, Mucky Meadow Pool, 14. Kevin Williams (Wolverhampton) 94-11-0, carp to 8 lb, poled pellet, peg 37; Colin Bricknell (Button Oak) 56-6-0; Pail Gee (Button Oak) 55-15-0.

Glamorgan, Redhill Fishery, Monmouth. Sun, 20. Jim Palmer (Cardiff) 119-12-0, carp to 8 lb on feeder with pellets and maggots, peg 2 on Penny’s Pond; Claire Giddy (Barry) 97-12-0; Russell Palmer (Cardiff) 93-12-0.

Goodyear AC, Staffs-Worcs Canal , Slade Heath, Wolverhampton, Thurs. 14. Dave Smith (Bridgtown) 5-7-0, chub and perch, poled worm and caster, peg 9; Bruce Birch (Team GB Four Ashes AC) 4-9-0; Steve Thomson (Goodyear AC) 4-6-0; Barry Jones (Team GB Four Ashes AC) 3-7-0. Sun. Quarry Farm, Aston Eyre, Bridgnorth, Shropshire , 14. Steve Gallagher (Goodyear AC) 126-6-0, carp to 7 lb, pole and pellet waggler, peg 30; JJ Gallagher (Goodyear AC) 96-14-0; Steve Thomson (Goodyear AC) 91-10-0; John Taylor (Goodyear AC) 86-8-0.

Graham Jones Fishing Club, Solhampton Fishery, Stourport, Buzzard Pool, Sat. 17. Harry Robinson (Graham Jones Fishing Club) 70-4-0, carp, poled pellet and corn, peg 12; Mark McCabe (Lifestyle Windows) 70-0-0; Tony Price (Graham Jones Fishing Club) 56-5-0.

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Hawkesbury Fishery, Bedworth, Warks, Thurs. 14. Dave Markham (Hawkesbury) 139-10-0, carp, poled meat and corn, peg 37; Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 101-8-0; Rolly Sturdy (Hawkesbury/tetley) 87-1-0. Sat. 17. Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 99-3-0, carp, poled meat and corn, peg 2. James Rock (Army) 87-4-0; Rolly Sturdy (Hawkesbury/tetley) 83-11-0. Sun. 22. Keith Hudson (Hawkesbury) 105-5-0, carp, poled meat and corn, peg 8. Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 80-10-0; Dave Markham (Hawkesbury) 76-15-0.

Holgan Farm, Llawhaden, West Wales. Sun, 18. Kevin Roberts (Haverfordwest) 16-8-0, crucians and tench on pole and pellets, peg on Crucian Lake; Neil Daniels (Swansea) 15-0-0; Ian Heaps (Holgan Farm) 14-14-0.

Izaak Walton Fishery, Chebsey, Stafford. Wed. Top Pool, 15. John Wild (Stafford) 110-12-0, carp, poled pellet and paste; Steve Edwards (Izaak Walton Fishery) 78-15-0; Neil Edwards (Meir and Longton RBL) 66-12-9; Gordon Slack (Trentham Lakes) 59-2-0. Fri. Bottom Pool 12. Neil Edwards (Meir and Longton RBL) 175-10-0, carp, poled pellet; Paul Carnwell (Garbolino Bait-Tech) 151-10-0. Sat. Top Pool, 18. Kevin Slade (Izaak Walton Fishery) 148-7-0, carp, poled pellet; Chris Robson (Izaak Walton Fishery) 109-7-0; Gary Jones (Hodnet AC) 108-2-0; Neil Edwards (Meir and Longton RBL) 101-4-0. Sun. Bottom Pool, 16. Paul Carnwell (Garbolino Bait Tech) 200-5-0, carp to8 lb, poled Scopex corn over sweetcorn feed; Nick Barlow (Izaak Walton Fishery) 152-5-0; Kevin Slade (Izaak Walton Fishery) 127-8-0.

King’s Pools, Shareshill, Staffordshire, Wed. Carp and New Match Pools, 23. Ron Clarke (King’s Pools) 85-2-0, carp and F1s, poled pellet, peg 7; Gary Willey (King’s Pools) 78-0-0; Rob Hancox (Short Heath Starlets) 72-11-0. Sat. Carp Pool, 10. Jordon Hall (Maver Midlands/Bag’em) 147-9-0, carp to 8 lb, poled pellet, peg 1; Paul Gregory (Swan Elite) 119-2-0; Icky Kull (King’s Pools) 117-8-0.

Maver Solihull Angling Centre, Packington Somers, Meriden, Warks, Molands Mere, Wed. 16. Pete Rice (Bag’em Matchbaits) 145-14-0, carp and F1’s, poled caster through grounbait slop at 2m, peg 46; Danny Tresigne (Packington) 122-2-0; Pete Heaven (Greyhound Angling Club) 113-14-0; Ray Quinney (Packington) 113-13-0.

Monk Hall, Monkhopton, Salop. Swallow and Lark Pools, Sun, 24. Chris Bradney (Maver) 67-6-0, carp and F1s, poled pellet, peg 2, Lark Pool; Daz Randall (Mosella Black Country) 48-14-0; Nige Clarke (Matrix Total Angling) 48-7-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcs. Meadow Pool. Tues. 27. Sid Julian (Moorlands) 119-6-0, carp, poled pellet at 2m, peg 52. Ryan Thacker 79-7-0; Dave Highfield (Club 2000) 75-3-0. Wed. 25 over 50’s, Bank, Moors and Island Pools. Pete Wellington (Moorlands) 170-4-0, carp, poled corn at 2m, peg 1, Moors Pool. Keith Wright (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 161-0-0; Terry Homer (Club 2000) 144-1-0. Thurs. 34, Silver and Middle Pools. Georg Reynolds (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 94-15-0, F1’s and skimmers, poled pellet at 2m, peg 11, Middle Pool. Ian Wood (Club 2000) 82-6-0; Richard Cotterill (Moorlands) 78-11-0. Fri pm. 23, Bank and Moors Pools. Dave Pritchard (Moorlands) 188-4-0, carp, poled pellet down the edge, peg 20, Bank Pool. Phil Taylor (Moorlands) 165-1-0; Sean Smith (Club 2000) 154-2-0. Sat. 28, Meadow, Moors and Island Pools. George Reynolds (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 165-14-0, carp, poled pellet at 2m, peg 25, Island Pool. Mick Henshall (Fosters) 142-10-0; Danny Ludgate (Moorlands) 108-14-0. Sun. 24, Moors and Island Pools. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 136-12-0, carp, poled pellet down the edge, peg 5, Moors Pool. Iwan Mills (Robins Timber) 127-12-0; Ray Lamb (Maver Midlands) 119-10-0.

Mosella Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Warks. Wed, 16, Middle Pool. Chris Telling (Colmic) 353-8-0, ghost carp and F1s, poled pellet, peg 26, new venue record; Barry Duggan (Banbury Gunsmiths) 184-0-0; Steve Foster (Evesham Jubilee)175-0-0. Thurs. 26, Island Pool. David Howard (Leigh Angling) 131-0-0, carp and skimmers, poled pellet and pellet feeder, peg 5. John Bench (Manor Farm Leisure) 67-4-0; Simon West (Mal Storeys) 62-12-0. Sun. 29, Boundry Pool. Steve Partington (Arthurs Angling Supplies) 65-0-0, carp and skimmers, poled pellet and groundbait feeder, peg 31. Rob Street (Smithys) 51-12-0; John Newton (Smithys) 51-0-0.

National Express Black Country, Ockeridge Lakes , Droitwich, Worcs. Sun, 22. Apple Pool: Andy Parkes (National Express) 120-3-0, carp to 8 lb, poled caster and sweetcorn, peg 15; Pete Copson (National Express) Phil Treanor (National Express) Pete Hammond (National Express) 81-3-0. Meadow View Pool: Steve Lawrence (National Express) 125-11-0, carp to 10 lb, waggler fished sweetcorn; Mark Betteridge (National Express) 103-11-0; (National Express) Mark Westley (National Express) 98-13-0; Rod Pemberton (National Express) 61-15-0.

Newport Juniors, Woodstock Pond. Sat, 15. Morgan James (Newport) 35-9-0 third consecutive win, F1s on pole and paste in the margins; Aiden Williams (Newport) 32-10-0; Charlie Dempsey (Newport) 24-8-0.

Nisa Feeders, Dynamite Makins, Wolvey, Warks, Lake 2, Wed., 15. John Adamson (Nisa) 131-2-0, carp and bream, pellet feeder, peg A14; Phil Hull (Lanes Baits) 81-6-0; Stuart Emery (Burton on Trent) 76-12-0. Thurs. 23, Derwent and Anchor Pools. Pete Caton (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 55-8-0, carp, bream and roach, poled pellet, peg 3, Derwent Pool. Jason Lebosque (Garbolino) 53-0-0; Adam Wakelin (Preston Innovations) 47-2-0.

Packington Somers, Meriden, Warks, Gearys Level, Tues. 13. Ms Suzi Smith (Kobra) 103-2-0, carp and F1’s, poled paste down the edge, peg 20; Ian Keywood (Maver Solihull Angling Centre) 89-14-0; Phil Canning (Packington) 75-2-0; Danny Tresigne (Packington) 62-1-0. Sat, 26, Gearys Level. Martin Wood (Maver Solihull Angling Centre) 73-12-0, carp, straight lead and pellet, peg 17. Jim Wyatt (Packington) 73-5-0; Max Higgott (Rod and Reel) 53-15-0; Steve White (Kobra) 53-3-0. Sun, 17, Molands Mere. Derek Hartshorn (Swann Baits) 104-13-0, F1’s, poled paste at 2m, peg 43. Gary Lakin (Fishing Lodge) 75-10-0; Paul Amos (Packington) 72-0-0.

Parkes AC, Sion Farm, Kidderminster, Worcs. Sun, 15. Steve Worton (J & P Tackle) 43-15-0, carp and bream, poled sweetcorn and meat, peg 11; Craig Jeavons (Parkes Hall AC) 30-12-0; William Garrett (Parkes Hall AC) 29-2-0.

Poole Hall Fishery, Alveley, Salop, Heron Pool, Sun. 12. Alan Goode (Stevens Tackle) 98-8-0, carp, poled meat and corn, peg 46. Mick Hook (Poole Hall) 66-4-0; Tommy Thompson (Poole Hall) 44-8-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings, Bridgnorth, Salop, Beech Pool, Mon. 12. Eric Bancroft (Rod and Gun) 157-11-0, carp to 8lb, poled paste down the edge, peg 7. Josh Humphreys (ABC) 153-15-0; Keith Miller (New Willenhall) 141-6-0. Wed. 12, Sycamore Pool. Matt Stobbs (Oakengates Angling Centre) 106-4-0, carp to 8lb and barbel to 3lb, poled corn and maggot down the side, peg 45. Josh Humphreys) (ABC) 99-0-0; Jeff Hartson (Tri-Cast Weston) 83-8-0. Thurs. 27, Ash, Beech and Willow Pools. Josh Humphreys (ABC) 140-14-0, carp to 9lb, poled pellet and maggot down the side, peg 32, Beech Pool. Matt Stobbs (Oakengates Angling Centre) 96-3-0; Mick Jameson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 84-3-0. Sat. 12, Willow and Larch Pools. Paul Wheeler (Preston Innovations Boldings) 93-0-0, carp to 6lb and barbel to 3lb, poled pellet down side, peg 7 Willow Pool; Dave Craggs (Maver Midlands) 91-8-0; Colin Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 85-4-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcestershire, Tues. Ghost Pool, 18. Simon West (Storey’s Tackle) 136-7-0, carp to 8lb, poled worm, caster and pellet, peg 18; Phil Shergold (Bilston Angling Centre) 115-4-0; Mark Owen (Bilston Angling Centre) 112-8-0; C. Griffiths (Peg One Woodlands) 112-8-0; John May jr (Woodlands) 95-12-0. Fri. Hay and Barley Pools, 18. Steve Ford (Daiwa Gordon League) 224-15-0, carp to 10 lb, poled sweetcorn, Barley 3; John May sr (Woodlands) 122-2-0; Phil Shergold (Bilston Angling Centre) 108-2-0; Mac Cox (Fiery Holes AC) 104-12-0; Jason Stone (Woodlands) 104-2-0. Sat. Hay and Barley Pools, 20. Paul Foster (Starlets Veterans) 91-0-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet, Hay Pool 12; Graham Collett (Starlets Veterans) 82-14-0; L. Webster (Malkos Floats) 82-14-0; A, Jones (Daiwa Gordon League) 79-2-0; Phil Edmunds (Woodlands) 77-12-0.

Redhill Fishery, Monmouth. Pole-only. Wed, 14. Howard Green (Green’s Tackle) 257-8-0, carp on paste fished in the margins, peg 9 on Sophie’s Pond; Alan Davies (Sensas Nomads) 171-0-0; Tony Summers (Wye Angling) 164-10-0.

Reedswood AC, Reedswood Pool, Walsall. Tues, 14. Ryan Blakemore (Beechdale AC) 35-8-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 24; Brian Rigby (Shakespeare) 22-0-0; Gary Page (Alan’s Tackle Leamore) 21-8-0.

Rhymney, Fochriw Feeder Pond. Sun, 10. Carl Cook (Cefn Hengoed) 6-4-0, roach, rudd and perch on waggler and maggots, peg on car park side; Colin Whitehouse (Rhymney) 4-12-0; Brian Rees (Rhymney) 3-12-0.

Sirhowy, Mathern Mill Fishery, Chepstow. Sun, 18. Danny Baker (Tredegar) 224-2-0, carp to double figures on pole and pellets in the margins, peg 7 on Waterfall Lake; Rob Jones (Neath) 214-12-0; Luke Sorokin (Swansea) 110-0-0; Matt Jackson (Newport) 109-10-0.

Spencer Works, Redhill Fishery, Monmouth. Sat, 22. Andy Price (Newport) 132-12-0, carp on 8mm pellets and method feeder in the margins, peg 13 on Penny’s Pond; John Mack (Newport) 118-9-0; Craig Guerra (Newport) 85-8-0; Barry Jones (Newport) 75-2-0.

Stirrup Cup, Birmingham-Fazeley Canal , Curdworth, Birmingham. Sun. 10. Alan Homer (Dudley Bait and Tackle) 12-6-0, bream, roach and perch, poled caster and maggot, peg 49; Clark Taylor (Stirrup Cup) 10-4-12; Dave Anderson (Stirrup Cup) and Terry Fisher (Stirrup Cup) both 4-6-4.

Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks, House Pool 1, Mon. 18. Chris Constable (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 126-3-0, carp and F1’s, poled paste at 2m, peg 12. Dave Chapman (White Hart Coventry) 121-1-0; Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 101-10-0.Tues. 36 over 50’s, Jennys and Club Pools. John Merchant (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 192-10-0, carp and F1’s, poled paste at 6m, peg 9, Club Pool. Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 164-3-0; Dave Chapman (White Hart Coventry) 156-3-0; John Berry (White Hart Coventry) 129-14-0. Wed. 17, Canal Pool. Ronnie Biggs (OHMS) 142-0-0, F1’s, roach and skimmers, poled paste down the edge, peg 16. Jamie Keasley (Tunnel Barn Farm) 118-13-0; Pete Caton (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 107-15-0. Thurs. 68 Veterans, House Pools 1 and 2 and the New Pool. Reg Davies (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 117-8-0, F1’s, poled pellet through groundbait slop at 6m, peg 29, House Pool 2. Dave Purvis (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 97-0-0; Paul Green (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 92-3-0; Dave Chapman (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 79-14-0; Steve Richards (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 72-8-0; John Berry (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 70-5-0. Fri. 19, New Pool. Pete Rice (Bag’em Matchbaits) 162-15-0, F1’s, roach, skimmers and stockies, poled pellet through groundbait slop at 2m, peg 29. Mark Rice (Bag’em Matchbaits) 160-5-0; Pete Caton (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 130-7-0; Les Wetton (Tunnel Barn Farm/F1 Baits) 119-0-0.

Wassell Grove, Hagley, Stourbridge, West Midlands , Sat. Individual Summer League, Round Two, match Pool, 16. Sam Parker (Club 2000) 125-12-0, F1s and carp to 4 lb, poled pellet, peg 45; Sean Smith (Club 2000) 109-12-0; Linden Budworth (Club 2000) 106-12-0; Dave Johnson (Club 2000) 105-8-0; Chris Bills (Wassell Grove) 90-0-0; Terry Homer (Club 2000) 58-8-0.

Welsh Federation of Coarse Anglers, Port Talbot Docks, West Glamorgan. Sun, 20. Phil Lewis (Skewen AC) 48-10-0, bream on groundbait feeder and chopped worm, peg 21 on the day ticket bank; Peter Williams (Swansea) 25-7-0; Mal Entwhistle (Glamorgan Rebels) 23-8-0; Gerald Parker (Skewen AC) 21-7-0.

White Springs, Pontarddulais. Wed, 12. John Smith (Swansea) 72-0-0, carp on pole and pellets to the island, peg on Old Canal; Chris Bradley (Neath) 59-8-0; Alan Godrich (Swansea) 54-0-0. Sun, 17. Tim Cox (Swansea) 61-0-0, carp and bream on long pole and pellets, peg on New Canal; John Smith (Swansea) 47-7-0; Scott Wilson (Swansea) 37-0-0.

Wolverhampton AA, Staffs-Worcs Canal , Planks Lane , Wombourne, Staffordshire, Wed. 10. Alan Gough (Wolverhampton AA Van den Eynde) 12-4-0, chub to 2 lb, poled caster and worm, peg 2; Dave Lloyd (Dudley Bait & Tackle) 12-1-0; Paul Turner (Wolverhampton AA Van den Eynde) 7-9-0.

Wolverhampton Over-60s, Staffs-Worcs Canal , Otherton Laock, Penkridge, Staffordshire, Wed. 23. Pete Blakrmore (Bridgtown) 13-5-8, skimmers and chub, poled caster and worm, peg 23; Dave Pinches (Goldthorn Social) 11-10-4; Eric Gardner (Team Eclipse) 9-8-3.


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