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* Barford AA Winter League, Warks Avon, Barford. Sat, 50. Paul King (Sensas Portway) 18-15-0, two barbel plus chub, roach and dace, peg 93; Stu Palser (Attleborough) 16-3-0; John Stockton (Barford) 16-0-0; Dave Hollands (Sensas Portway) 13-3-0; John Walkden (Matchbox) 12-11-0; Tom Hitchman (Lanes Bait) 10-0-0. Teams: Attleborough 23; Shakespeare 24; Sensas Portway and Barford both 27. League: Shakespeare and Sensas Portway both 45; Attleborough 49; Lanes Bait 54.
* Bridgnorth AS, River Severn, Linley Bank, Shropshire. Sun, 35. Graham Wade (Bridgnorth AS) 30-10-0, six barbel, pellet feeder, peg 192, Golf Course; Dave George (Wolverhampton) 22-0-0; Chris Holmes (Mid Severn Angling) 18-13-0; Richard Duke (Mid Severn Angling) 17-15-0; Richard Payne (Birmingham) 12-12-0; Dave Beecroft (Cambridge) 10-12-0.
* Dams & Lock Summer League, Birmingham-Fazeley Canal, Castle Vale. Sun, 70. Paul Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 10-11-8, two bream, quality roach, poled caster peg 157; Jason Cunningham (Shakespeare) 9-8-5; Simon Mottram (Browning Lifestyle Red) 9-2-8; Simon Nickless (Dams & Lock) 8-11-10; Kevin Perry (Browning Lifestyle Blue) 8-9-4; Richard Guest (Dams & Lock) 7-12-4. Teams: Browning Lifestyle Red 17; Shakespeare 21; Team Eclipse 25. Final League: Browning Lifestyle Red 89; Shakespeare 124; Shakespeare Blue 130; Dams & Lock A 140; Wolverhampton AA VDE 148; Browning Lifestyle Blue 153.
* Jim Hemmings Memorial, Arrow Valley Lake, Redditch, Worcs. Sat, 50. Dave Schofield (Lodge Park) 96-14-0, carp and bream, long range Method feeder to island, white boilies, peg 54; Joe Roberts (Sensas/Kamasan Starlets) 57-15-0; Ian Barrow (Sensas/Kamasan Starlets) 44-13-0; Tom Price (Gloucester) 42-11-0; John Newton (Smithys) 34-5-0. Over £300.00 raised for Macmillan Cancer Appeal.
* John Cooper Memorial, Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcs. Sat, 38. Chris Hill (Mosella) 159-12-0, carp, pellet at 13m, peg 11 Meadow Pool; Lawrence Connolly (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 125-12-0; Howard Kelly (Trafford Angling) 122-4-0; Des Ravenall (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 107-0-0; Dean Sheldon (Fosters) 97-5-0; Daz Randall (Mosella Black Country) 89-2-0.
* Mosella Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Worcs. Sun, 42. Mark Parsons (Alcester Sports) 119-12-0, poled pellet and groundbait feeder, peg 6 Island Pool; Rob McKenzie (Gloucester Angling Centre) 112-0-0; Tony Shields (Highfield Anglers) 107-4-0; Paul Adler (Solihull Angling Centre) 87-8-0; Paul Casson (Highfield Anglers) 85-0-0; Keith Clarkson (Highfield Anglers) 78-12-0.
* Pete Nimmo Memorial, Bishop’s Bowl, Bishops Itchington, Warks. Sat, 53, White Bishop, Marshes and Mitre pools. Derek Cullip (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 73-8-0, carp, poled paste, WBL peg 1; Mark Griffiths (Guru) 61-2-0; Shaun Smart (Bishop’s Bowl) 48-12-0. Sat/ Sun. (48 hour carp match). Andy Souter (Brackley) 165-0-0, carp, poled paste, Mitre peg 1.
* Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks. Sat, 30, New Pool. Pete Rice (Bag’em Matchbaits) 115-13-0, F1s, roach and skimmers, poled maggot through slop at 2m, peg 10; Pete Caton (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 86-13-0; Richard Knowles (Shakespeare) 75-10-0; Ronnie Biggs (OHMS) 73-1-0. Sun, 37, House Pool 1 and New Pool. Stu Palser (Middy/Banbury Gunsmiths) 107-1-0, F1s, roach and skimmers, pellet at 4m and down edge, peg 7, New Pool; Mark Malin (Colmic/Bait-Tech) 104-1-0; Paul Bick (Shakespeare) 103-9-0; David James (Mosella UK) 93-9-0.
Smaller match results
Beechdale AC, Solhampton Fishery, Stourport, Worcs. Sun, 11, Buzzard Lake. Bill Bratt (Beechdale) 141-4-0, carp to 3 lb, poled pellet down edge, peg 6; Andy Sargent (Beechdale) 123-12-0; Steve Whittaker (Beechdale) 122-12-0.
Bilston Angling Centre, Monkhall Fisheries, Salop. Wed, 15, Kingfisher Pool. Lee Fidoe (Mosella Bait-Tech) 93-9-0, 111 F1s, poled pellet and corn, peg 2; Barry Williams (Bilston AC) 78-15-0; Steve Lovell (Mosella Bait-Tech) 58-14-0. Sun, 12. Staffs/Worcs Canal, Blaydon Road, Pendeford, W. Mids. Dave Pinches (Goldthorn Social) 4-11-0, roach, perch and gudgeon, poled squatt, peg 6; Martin Spruce (Bilston Angling Centre) and Barry Jones (Four Ashes MG) both 4-8-0.
Blackfords Progressive, Cannock, Staffs. Sat, 22, Kingswood Lake. Kevin Tipton (Sensas) 16-9-0, bream to 2 lb, feeder with worm, peg 46; Paul Bucknell (Little Dawley) 13-12-0; Mark Greening (Streetly) 10-14-0; Norman Carpenter (Walsall) 9-5-0.
Bridgtown Social, Staffs/Worcs Canal, Acton Trussell, Staffs. Sun, 20. Phil Blakemore (Bridgtown Social) 4-15-0, perch, poled caster, peg 15; Brian Lewis (Bridgtown Social) 3-14-0; Dave Rayson (Bridgtown Social) 3-12-0.
Calvin Worgan Memorial, Lydney Lake. Sat, 10. Adrian Davies (Gloucester) 28-8-0, bream, Method feeder and pellets, peg 5; Graham Smith (Lydney) 26-15-0; Seb Merritt (Lydney) 25-10-0.
Cefn Mably, Cardiff. Wed, 18, Over-50s. Bob Mitchell (Cefn Mably) 88-8-0, carp, poled pellets, Match Lake; Phil Rawlings (Newport) 74-0-0; Dave Pike (Cardiff) and Martyn Truman (Newport) both 67-0-0.
Devon AC, Waterloo Farm Leisure, Northants. Sun, 17. Chris Buckley (Swanns) 97-3-0, carp, poled worm and caster, peg 8; Graham Brownlie (Devon AC) 89-12-0; Pete Ball (New Inn) 50-12-0; Gavin Webb (Devon AC) 35-10-0.
Elmbridge, Droitwich, Worcs. Thurs, 12, Heron Pool. Trevor Burton (Baggeridge) 214-6-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 9; Pete Ricketts (New Willenhall) 206-10-0; Mark Wynn (Allans Tackle) 193-4-0. Sat, 16, Heron Pool. Darren Painter (Elmbridge) 110-3-0, carp, poled pellet and corn, peg 34; Phil Hodgetts (Elmbridge) 41-9-0; Pete Ricketts (New Willenhall) 40-6-0. Sun, 18, Peacock Pool. Andy Fletcher (Solihull Angling Centre) 53-7-0, carp, poled pellet and corn and pellet feeder, peg 15; Pete Ricketts (New Willenhall) 53-2-0; Gary Page (Allans Tackle) 50-10-0.
Forest of Dean C Jones Cup, Lightmoor Pool, Cinderford. Sun, 15. Dennis Sherwood (Wye Angling) 67-6-0, carp, maggots and corn, pole & feeder, peg 23; Mike Shield (RFODAC) 37-9-0; Dave Fryer (RFODAC) 31-7-0.
Glamorgan, Turley Court, Glos. Sun, 12. Dean Jay (Dinas Powys) 177-0-0, carp to 9 lb, poled worms over casters, peg on shallow side; Russell Palmer (Cardiff) 169-0-0; Martin Giddy (Barry) 136-8-0.
Goodyear AC, PI Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Sun, 15, Ghost Pool. JJ Gallagher (Goodyear) 117-6-0, carp to 6 lb, poled corn in margins, peg 11; Colin Upton (Goodyear) 100-4-0; Derek Cheetham (Goodyear) 87-8-0; Steve Thomson (Goodyear) 85-7-0.
Halesowen RBL, River Severn, Arley, Shrops. Sun, 20. Sean Waite (Halesowen RBL) 26-7-0, five barbel, a chub and a perch, feedered caster and hemp, peg 6; Garry Mason (Halesowen RBL) 9-11-0; Mick Whitmore (Halesowen RBL) 9-1-0.
Hawkesbury, Bedworth, Warks. Thurs, 15. Keith Hudson (Hawkesbury) 92-2-0, carp, poled meat and corn, peg 46; Craig Kidd (Hawkesbury) 91-1-0; John Kidd (Hawkesbury) 80-0-0. Sat, 19. James Rock (Army) 84-10-0, mixed, poled meat and corn, peg 42; Dave Markham (Hawkesbury) 73-13-0; Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 71-10-0. Sun, 24. Andy Findlay (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 91-2-0, carp, Method and meat, peg 40; Dave Markham (Hawkesbury) 80-13-0; Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 76-12-0; John Kidd (Hawkesbury) 69-15-0.
Holgan Farm, Llawhaden, W. Wales. Sun, 18. Kevin Roberts (Haverfordwest) 151-8-0, carp, poled pellets in margins, peg 10; Colin Bates (Haverfordwest) 59-15-0; Scott Odam (Swansea) 58-12-0.
King’s Pools, Shareshill, Wolverhampton, W. Mids. Wed, 20. Paul Gregory (Swan Elite) 62-3-0, F1s, poled pellet, peg 40; Gaz Willey (King’s) 58-9-0; Terry Edwards (Swan Elite) 56-9-0. Sat, 10. Terry Edwards (Swan Elite) 145-0-0, F1s, poled pellet, peg 38; Paul Gregory (Swan Elite) 101-9-0; Dave Doughty (Woodend) 81-0-0.
Lydney Malcolm Skelton Memorial, Lydney Lake. Sun, 15. Seb Merritt (Lydney) 18-0-0, bream, roach and perch, long pole, worms and casters, peg 27; Simon Glover (Lydney) 17-10-0; Paul Grindle (Lydney) 14-6-0.
Monk Hall, Monkhopton, Salop. Sun, 14. Ed Grey (Fosters) 51-15-0, carp and F1s, poled pellet, peg 14, Kingfisher Pool; Cliff Stanford (Monk Hall) 43-6-0; Ross Hartley (Harris MG) 40-10-0.
Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcs. Tues, 18, Meadow Pool. Owen Boswell (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 121-6-0, carp, corn at 4m, peg 59; Steve Wright (Miracle Baits) 120-6-0; Pete Hodge (Moorlands) 115-6-0; Lee Boden (Stonehenge) 110-14-0. Wed, 30, Over-50s. Dave Williams (Halesowen RBL) 100-1-0, carp, poled pellet down edge, peg 25 Bank Pool; Lawrence Connolly (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 88-5-0; George Reynolds (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 86-11-0; Sam Parker (Mosella Black Country) 82-2-0. Thurs, 19, Silver Pool. Lawrence Connolly (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 48-15-0, F1s, pellet at 2m, peg 2; Geoff Thomas (Fatties Tackle) 42-10-0; Kevin Rodderick (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 36-2-0. Fri pm, 14, Meadow Pool. Pete Mace (Autism Birmingham) 186-11-0, carp, poled maggot down edge, peg 12; Lee Boden (Stonehenge) 162-12-0; Pete Hodge (Moorlands) 151-15-0. Sun, 28, Silver and Meadow Pools. Dave Parry (Moorlands) 112-6-0, carp, poled pellet at 13m, peg 59 Meadow; Dave Jordan (Fosters) 79-1-0; Daz Randall (Mosella Black Country) 78-0-0; Dan Bache (Mal Storey’s Angling) 74-12-0.
Mosella Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Worcs. Wed, 15, Middle Pool. Doug Littlewood (Littleton AC) 90-4-0, carp and skimmers, pole plus bomb and pellet, peg 24; Horace Davis (Smithys) 82-12-0; Ronnie Pharoah (Mosella) 77-12-0. Thurs, 19, Boundary Pool. Graham Scott (Mosella Selby) 50-8-0, carp and skimmers, poled pellet and groundbait feeder, peg 10; Don Suckling (Alvechurch Veterans) 43-4-0; Dave Simpkins (Roaming Rods) 42-0-0; Dennis Carter (South Redditch AC) 41-8-0.
National Express Walsall, Coppice Lane Pools, Hammerwich, W. Mids, Sun, 20, Beckett’s Pool. Rob Pemberton (National Express Walsall) 83-0-0, carp to 7 lb, shallow on banded pellet at 8 metres and 14.5m, peg 2; Mark Betteridge (National Express Walsall) 75-12-0; Scott Giles (National Express Walsall) 62-0-0.
New City Anglers, Lliswerry Pond, Newport. Sun, 11. Dave Wells (Newport) 21-5-0, one carp, float fished prawns, peg 27 field side; Dave Prouse (Newport) 16-6-0; Sean Villa (Newport) 12-5-0.
Newport Charity Open, Woodstock Pond. Sun, 23. Rob Wiltshire (Cwmbran Angling Nobblers) 64-11-0, carp on feeder and pellets, peg 27 by bailiff’s cabin; Howard Green (Green’s Tackle) 61-8-0; Sean Wilson (Cwmbran Angling Nobblers) 60-0-0; Matt Morgan (Blackwood) 56-11-0. £115 raised for St Anne’s Hospice.
Nick Gretton Memorial, Preston Innovations Boldings, Salop. Sun, 24. Ken Humphreys (Oswestry) 122-14-0, carp to 7 lb and barbel 2 lb, pellet at 5m and maggot down the side, peg 28 Chestnut; Gareth Emlyn (Oakengates Angling Centre) 114-12-0; Andy Kyte (Maver/Sonubaits) 104-10-0; Reno Stanko (Oakengates Angling Centre) 87-9-0.
Nisa, Dynamite Makins, Wolvey, Warks. Wed, 19, Phase 1 Lake 2. Mick Timson (Dynamite Makins) 55-4-0, three carp & 31 lb of bream, poled pellet, peg B15; John Adamson (Nisa) 49-0-0; Phil Hull (Lane’s Bait) 45-4-0; Sean Greenfield (Manchester) 38-8-0. Thurs, 25, Phase 2 Snake & Reptile. Daz Walters (Team Makins) 85-12-0, carp, long poled pellet, corn and punch, Reptile peg 4; Mick Timson (Dynamite Makins) 49-6-0; Terry Cockburn snr (Coalville) 46-0-0; Jay Griffiths (ROF Nottingham) 39-14-0; Stevie Crocker (Sensas Mansfield) 35-10-0; John Adamson (Nisa) 35-6-0.
Packington Somers, Meriden, Warks. Sat, 25, Gearys Level. Ian Keywood (Solihull Angling Centre) 77-1-0, carp, bomb and pellet, peg 11; Steve White (Kobra Feeders) 61-10-0; Suzi Smith (Kobra Feeders) 43-4-0. Sun, 23, Little Gearys. Gary Booth (Smithy’s) 59-14-0, F1s, poled pellet, peg 5; Suzi Smith (Kobra Feeders) 46-2-0; Chris Newton (Smithy’s) 46-2-0.
Parkes Hall, P.I. Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun, 14, Oak Pool. Paul Willis (Parkes Hall) 49-12-0, carp to 4 lb, poled corn in margins, peg 13; Jamie Trevis (Parkes Hall) 49-3-0; William Garratt (Parkes Hall) 48-5-0; Paul Worwood (Parkes Hall) 33-10-0.
Patshull Park, Pattingham, Staffs. Sun, 12, Great Lake. Steve Preece (M & S Joinery) 18-12-0, small hand skimmers, slider with maggot, Hotel Bank peg 35; Pete Cartwright (Wolverhampton) 18-4-0; Paul Bucknell (Little Dawley) 18-0-0.
Pontymister, Monmouthshire Canal, Cross Keys. Sun, 22. Simon Thomas (Cross Keys) 3-9-0, a 3 lb chub plus small roach, pole and maggots, beech tree peg at Hall’s Lane; Steve Cooper (Risca) 3-7-0; John Cooper (Risca) 3-4-0.
Poole Hall, Alveley, Salop. Sun, 16, Heron Pool. Chris Hyde (Poole Hall) 58-6-0, carp and bream, poled meat, corn and pellet, peg 25; Alan Goode (Stevens Tackle) 47-2-0; Mick Marley (Poole Hall) 38-14-0.
Port Talbot Docks, West Glamorgan. Sun, 12. Nigel Evans (Prestons Thatchers) 20-0-0, all roach, long pole and red maggots, peg 8 day ticket bank; Anthony Hogg (Glamorgan Rebels) 17-6-0; Gary Martin (Glamorgan Rebels) 14-6-0.
Preston Innovations Boldings, Bridgnorth, Salop. Mon, 12, Oak Pool. Colin Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 69-9-0, carp to 4 lb, pellet and corn at 4m, peg 8; Dave Matson (Rod and Gun) 67-7-0; Harry Colley (Preston Innovations Boldings) 66-5-0; Mick Jameson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 63-14-0. Wed, 12, Hawthorn and Middle Pools. Colin Wozek (Matrix Total Angling) 72-12-0, carp to 5 lb, poled pellet shallow, peg 7, Hawthorn Pool; Tony Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings) 70-12-0; Mick Jameson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 54-6-0; Ken Humphreys (Oswestry) 45-5-0. Thurs, 12, Chestnut and Sycamore Pools. Colin Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 111-2-0, carp to 8 lb and skimmers, pellet at 4m and close in, peg 21 Chestnut; Terry Edwards (Swan Elite) 109-7-0; Paul Evans (Preston Innovations Boldings) 102-5-0; Josh Humphreys (ABC) 90-14-0.
Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Tues, 19, Deans Pool, Kevin Driver (Kidderminster) 146-8-0, carp to 10 lb, poled dead maggot and pellet in margins, Deans peg 4; Roger Peet (Oldham Owls) 96-8-0; Lee Cole (Bilston Angling Centre) 88-0-0; John May Jnr. (Woodlands) 67-0-0. Sat, 17, High Pool. Lee Cole (Bilston Angling Centre) 147-10-0, carp to 12 lb, poled corn and pellet down edge, High peg 34; Paul Foster (Veterans) 122-14-0; Andy Morrison (Fishermans’ Friend) 104-4-0; John Hayward (Hozelock) 94-4-0. Sun, 17, Arles. Steve Harris (Grant Albutt Angling Supplies) 89-12-0, carp, bream and silvers, poled corn and pellet, Arles peg 14; Simon Farmer (Dams & Lock) 82-12-0; Glen Clark (Browning) 63-12-0; Alan Taylor (Woodlands) 60-4-0.
Redhill Fishery, Monmouth. Wed, 14. Andrew Mann (Frenzee South West) 145-6-0, carp, long poled corn along edge, peg 28 Penny’s; Steve Shaw (Marukyu) 140-8-0; Howard Green (Green’s Tackle) 112-8-0.
Sirhowy, Staunton Court, Glos. Sun, 20. Phil Rawlings (Newport) 130-12-0, carp to 10 lb, pellets in margins, peg on grass bank; Mark Jones (Tredegar Angling Centre) 110-0-0; Nigel Morris (Neath) 91-8-0.
Solihull Angling Centre, Packington Somers, Meriden, Warks. Wed, 15, Molands Mere. John Burchell (Packington) 77-0-0, F1s, poled pellet, peg 60; John Adamson (Packington) 62-7-0; Ian Keywood (Solihull Angling Centre) 58-6-0.
Stirrup Cup, Fazeley Canal, Curdworth. Sun, 8. Dave Freestone (3Ms) 10-6-4, bream to 2 lb, poled caster, peg 12; Sam Lewis (3Ms) 6-15-4; Graham Massey (Dams & Lock) 6-2-0.
Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks. Mon, 16, Club Pool. Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 121-14-0, carp and F1s, pellet and paste at 2m and down the edge, peg 16; Pete Rice (Bag ’em) 112-14-0; Wayne Sweetman (Tunnel Barn Farm) 103-15-0. Tues, 28, Over-50s, Jennys and Canal Pools. Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 122-12-0, carp and F1s, pellet and paste at 2m and down edge, peg 10 Canal; Pete Rice (Bag ’em) 115-4-0; Ron Allan (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 85-15-0; Ron Notley (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 85-13-0; Johnny Johnson (Nottingham AA) 79-5-0. Wed, 17, House Pool 2. Pete Rice (Bag ’em) 84-7-0, F1s, roach and skimmers, poled maggot through slop, peg 24; Andy Camden (Wickham) 71-15-0; Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 68-3-0. Thurs, 49, Veterans, House Pool 1 and New Pool. Dave Purvis 76-9-0, F1s, poled paste at 2m, peg 42 New; Ken Turner 74-10-0; Ron Notley 71-9-0; John Eales 47-15-0; Jimmy Hill 44-4-0; Paul Lewis 43-0-0 (all TBF Vets). Fri, 17, Jennys Pool. Pete Rice (Bag ’em) 192-0, F1s, barbel, roach and skimmers, poled maggot through slop, peg 2; David James (Mosella UK) 187-1-0; Les Wetton (F1 Baits/Tunnel Barn Farm) 148-0-0.
Wassell Grove Summer League, Brook Pool, Hagley, Worcs. Sat, 16. Dave Johnson (Club 2000) 101-12-0, carp to 8 lb, poled meat in margins, peg 6; Sam Parker (Club 2000) 95-8-0; Terry Homer (Club 2000) 80-8-0; Neil Davies (Club 2000) 60-8-0. Overall: Dave Johnson (Club 2000) 6pts, 501-8-0; Sam Parker (Club 2000) 7, 483-4-0; Terry Homer (Club 2000) 8, 398-6-0; Trevor Hodges (Weathertech Roofing) 12, 329-12-0.
West Midlands Fencing League, Aston Eyre. Bridgnorth, Salop. Sun, 14, Quarry Pool. Jordon Hall (Maver Midlands/Bag ’em) 148-11-0, carp to 9 lb, pellet waggler at 30 metres, peg 23; Will Young (WMF) 108-1-0; Gary Hall (Allen’s Tackle Leamore) 102-8-0.
Wolverhampton Over-60s, Staffs/Worcs Canal, Otherton Lock, Penkridge, Staffs. Wed, 25. Cliff Harrison (Bridgtown) 8-5-2, all roach, poled hemp, peg 19; Jimmy Hadley (Aldridge) 5-13-8; Dave Pinches (Goldthorn Social) 4-14-11.
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