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Bishops Bowl, Bishops Itchington, Warks. Sun, 10. Martin Harrington and Greg Satchel (both Bishops Bowl) both 58-14-0, carp, method feeder with pellet.

Bridgnorth AS, River Severn, Linley Bank, Shrops. Sun, 27. Dave Beecroft (Cambridge) 23-15-0, five barbel, four to pellet feeder and one maggot feeder, peg 55 in damson field; Mark Taylor (Bromsgrove) 23-7-0; Keith Russell (Birmingham) 19-8-0; Graham Burns (Wolveley) 18-4-0.

Bridgtown Social AC, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Penkridge, Staffs. Sun, 15. John Young (Bridgtown Social) 10-11-3, one small chub plus perch to 2 lb, poled caster, peg 2; Jason Edmunds (Bridgtown Social AC) 8-2-1; Roy Grosvenor (Bridgtown Social AC) 8-1-4.

Cefn Mably Lakes, nr Cardiff. Wed, 17, over-50s. Robert Michael (Cardiff) 101-8-0, carp, poled maggots in margins, Match Lake; Mike Yandle (Tredegar) 89-0-0; Phil Rawlings (Newport) 79-0-0.

Cradley Heath Labour AC, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Gothersley, Staffs. Sun, 18. Garry Mason 6-8-0, roach and perch, poled bread punch, worm and caster, peg 10; John Billingham 6-8-8; Simon West 5-14-0 (all Cradley Heath Labour AC).

Elmbridge Fishery, Elmbridge, nr. Droitwich, Worcs. Thurs, 14, Heron Pool. Terry Walton (Elmbridge) 164-8-0, carp, pellet, peg 7; Chris Carey (Steven’s Tackle) 96-3-0; Jim Russell (Elmbridge) 86-0-0. Sat, 20, Heron Pool. Neville Groves (Fosters’) 159-0-0, carp, pellet, peg 29; Josh Cork (Corkey’s Crew) 123-0-0; Allan Perry (Harris MG) 87-0-0. Sun, 17, Heron Pool. Sid Wilkes (Baggeridge) 123-5-0, carp, corn and pellet, peg 9; Carl Bennett (Steven’s Tackle) 112-0-0; Alan Esprey (Red Lion) 109-8-0.

Elton Lakes Charity, Gloucestershire. Sun, 20. Andy Reid (Royal Forest of Dean AC) 115-10-0, carp, poled pellets, peg by island; Sam Prosser (Crusaders) 112-0-0; Mark Wellington (Iffers) 64-13-0. Team: Crusaders (Sam Prosser, Craig Cox, Jamie Smith, James Williams) 234-12-0. £155 raised for Sepsis Trust.

Forest of Dean Pairs, Lydney Lake, Gloucs. Sat, 18. Ross Hale (RFODAC) 35-6-0, bream, groundbait feeder, car park bank; Luke Burge (RFODAC) 31-14-0; Andy Prosser (Iffers) 28-8-0.

Forest of Dean Aggregate, Steam Mills Lake, Cinderford. Sun, 10. Andy Grindle (RFODAC) 10-8-0, bream and roach on feeder and maggots, peg on deep bank; Dennis Sherwood (Wye Angling) 6-8-0; Mark Lewis (RFODAC) 3-8-0.

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Furnace Mill OG Ind WL, Bewdley, Worcs. Sun, 12, Mucky Meadow and Mill pools. Steve Harris (Grant Albutt Angling Supplies) 84-14-0, carp to 5 lb, pellet over pellet feed at 14m, Mucky peg 35; Kev Williams (Wolverhampton) 80-12-0.

GKN AC, Pipehill Fishery, Lichfield, Staffs. Sun, 15, Birch Pool. Mel Cooper (GKN) 75-13-0, carp to 6 lb, maggot at 14m, peg 1; Paul Malpass (GKN) 61-10-0.

Glamorgan, Cefn Mably Lakes. Sun, 18. Jim Palmer (Cardiff) 77-2-0, carp to 9 lb, poled maggots in margins, peg on Bridge Pool; Robert Michael (Cardiff) 59-0-0; Gareth Thomas (Trethomas) 55-8-0.

Goodyear AC, Shawhall Lane, Coven, Staffs. Sun, 15. Prev Portik (Goodyear) 5-5-0, roach and perch to 8 oz, poled worm and caster, track and over, end peg 15, £100 gold peg; Colin Upton (Goodyear) 4-2-0.

Hawkesbury Hall Farm, Bedworth, Warks. Thurs, 14, Match Pool. Mark Taylor (Hawkesbury) 66-8-0, carp to 8 lb, method feeder with meat, peg 46; Andy Findlay (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 62-7-0. Sat, 16, Match. Martin Brandist (Hawkesbury) 74-2-0, carp, ide, tench, bream and goldfish, meat and corn, peg 13; Richard E. Grant (Hawkesbury) 61-4-0; John Kidd (Hawkesbury) 52-0-0.

Holgan Farm, Llawhaden, Pembrokeshire. Mon-Fri, Autumn Festival, 36. Chris Barley (Northampton) 5 points, two lake wins, one second and two thirds, aggregate 220-1-0; Steve Barraclough (Leeds) 7, 201-12-0; Keith Miles (London) 7, 178-12-0. Best one day weight: Daz Philbin (Nottingham) 191-0-0 from Carp Lake. Sun, 18, Crucian Lake. Scott Odam (Swansea) 47-12-0, crucians, corn in margins, peg 18; Colin Bates (Haverfordwest) 28-14-0; Kev Roberts (Rosebush) 23-0-0.

Iffers, Redhill Fishery, Monmouth. Sat, 12. Darren Saunders (Iffers) 80-0-0, carp, poled pellets in margins, on Sophie’s Pond; Alan Simmonds (Iffers) 76-8-0.

Kidderminster DAA, River Severn, Bewdley, Worcs. Wed, 13, Float-Only. Mark Traves (Halesowen) 9-14-0, one barbel plus dace, stick float and maggot, peg 104; Trevor Chalk (Sensas WB Clarke) 8-9-0; Mike M. Davies (Sensas Nomads) 8-4-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcs. Tues, 15, Silver Pool. Mark Rawlinson (Preston Innovations) 168-12-0, F1s to 2 lb, pellet, peg 35; Mal Watson (DGL) 158-6-0. Wed, 19, Over-50s, Meadow Pool. Mick McCabe (Moorlands) 62-8-0, carp to 14 lb, maggot down the edge, peg 13; Paul Hadlington (Club 2000) 48-14-0; Mal Watson (DGL) 46-10-0. Thurs, 19, Bank and Middle. George Reynolds (Colin Pace Academy) 65-7-0, carp to 14 lb and F1s to 3 lb, maggot, Bank peg 12; Ray Phillips (CPA) 51-2-0; Kevin Roderick (CPA) 45-12-0.

Mosella Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Evesham, Worcs. Wed, 10, Island Pool. Doug Littlewood (Arthur’s Angling Supplies) 87-8-0, carp, bomb and pellet, 6 and 8mm pellet feed over the top, peg 19. Thurs, 12, Island Pool. Mitch Rawlinson (Preston/Fishing Republic) 143-0-0, carp, method feeder with banded pellet to the island, peg 14; Phil Smith (Throckmorton AC) 56-4-0. Sat, 13, Middle Pool. Carl Mulford (Cotswold Angling) 76-0-0, carp and F1s, poled pellet and pellet waggler, peg 9; Paul Durnall (Clampets) 68-0-0. Sun, 19, Windmill and Ash Pools. Steve Partington (Arthur’s Angling Supplies) 78-0-0, carp and F1s, pellet, Windmill peg 22; Rich Hoskins (DGL) 71-10-0; Steve Waters (Drennan) 59-0-0.

Newport, School Pool and Morgans Pond, Gwent. Sun, 28. Nicky Belcher (Cwmbran Angling Nobblers) 42-8-0, F1s, poled pellets, peg 32 School Pool; John Kelly (Newport) 39-8-0; Howard Green (Green’s Tackle) 37-0-0; Ryan Murphy (Bargoed) 32-12-0.

Nisa, Dynamite Makins, Wolvey, Warks. Wed, 22, Phase 1 Lake 2. Andy Findlay (Preston Innovations/Sonubaits) 87-8-0, 10 carp, long poled pellet, peg A11; Mark Saunders (Nottingham) 62-14-0; Dave ‘Chalky’ White (Makins Select/Coalville) 44-6-0; David Kent (Long Eaton Victoria) 35-4-0. Thurs, 18, Phase 3 Avon Lake. Baz Smithson (Team Makins) 82-6-0, 10 carp, pellet down track, peg 10; Sean Huggins (Dynamite Baits) 54-2-0; Terry Cockburn (Coalville) 40-4-0.

Packington Somers, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed, 15, Molands Mere. Steve Edwards (Packington) 75-0-0, carp to 7 lb, pellet over groundbait, peg 1; Ian Keywood (Packington) 59-0-0. Sat, 19, Big Geary’s. Susie Smith (Kobra Feeders) 42-10-0, carp to 8 lb, pellet feeder, peg 19; Gary Lakin (Fishing Lodge) 31-11-0; Mark Sumner (Beauford AC) 29-11-0. Sun, 20, Grat’s. Max Higgott (Team Makins) 71-12-0, eight carp, method feeder, peg 1; Phil Canning (Solihull Angling) 66-3-0; Simon Cobb (Solihull Angling) 35-8-0.

Parkes’ Hall AC, Cob House Fisheries, Worcester. Sun, 16, Laurel Pool. Craig Jeavons 85-6-0, carp to 4 lb, pellet at 4m and margins, peg 11; Jamie Round 83-10-0; Richard Whitehouse 79-15-0 (all Parkes’ Hall AC).

Poole Hall, Alveley, Shrops. Sun, 10, Heron Pool. Alan Goode (Poole Hall) 90-12-0, carp to 7 lb, ide, tench and a 3 lb hybrid, meat and corn over pellet, peg 47; Steve Burrows (Poole Hall) 53-12-0; K. Faulkner (Poole Hall) 40-4-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcs. Tues, 15, Deans Pools. Dave Gwilliam (Midland Bears) 108-10-0, carp, pellet feeder, peg 62; John Myatt (Cheshire Police) 101-8-0; Steve Wilson (Midland Bears) 95-10-0. Sat, 19, Deans. Danny Ludgate (Mosella) 93-0-0, carp, pellet, peg 41; Mark Greasley (Chester) 85-0-0; Simon Beck (Alan’s Tackle) 75-0-0.

Port Talbot Docks, West Glamorgan. Sun, 16. Nigel Evans (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 47-15-0, bream to 4 lb, pole and feeder, worms and casters, peg 14 car park bank; Mal Entwhistle (Glamorgan Rebels) 24-12-0; Mike Towler (Glamorgan Rebels) 23-12-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon, 20, Willows and Chestnut pools. Alun Jones (Tri-Cast Weston) 105-4-0, carp to 6 lb and barbel to 4 lb, corn and pellet at 16m, Willows peg 16; Mitch Davidson (OAC) 97-15-0; Mick Jameson (PI Boldings) 71-6-0. Wed, 16, Middle and Hawthorn. Mick Keene (ABC Baits) 65-5-0, carp to 6 lb, corn and pellet down sides, Middle peg 11; Tony Foster (PI Boldings) 61-2-0; Mick Jameson (PI Boldings) 56-3-0. Thurs, 17, Willows and Oak. Tony Foster (PI Boldings) 83-15-0, carp to 6 lb and barbel, pellet shallow at 4m, Willows 13; Steve Roland (Stafford) 75-11-0; Rob Hancox (King’s) 59-13-0.

Redhill Fishery, Monmouth. Wed, 14. Steve Shaw (Marukyu) 60-4-0, carp, poled pellets, peg 12 Sophie’s Pond; Andrew Williams (Tredegar) 50-0-0.

Rhymney, River Wye, Boughrood. Sun, 16. Terry Moss (Tredegar) 16-6-0, an 8 lb barbel to feedered meat plus dace and chub on maggots, Rectory peg; Colin Whitehouse (Rhymney) 10-10-0; Jaydee Matthews (Rhymney) 5-1-0.

Rough Hay AC, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Penkridge, Staffs. Sun, 9. Alan Gough (Rough Hay AC) 6-7-0, gudgeon, roach and perch, poled pinkie and bread punch, peg 8 on green sheds.

Sirhowy, Mathern Mill, Chepstow, Gwent. Sun, 20. Steve Shaw (Marukyu) 124-8-0, carp to double-figures, short poled corn and maggots, Waterfall Lake point; Andrew Mumford (Tredegar) 102-0-0; Nigel Morris (Neath) 73-0-0.

Spencer Works, Viaduct Lakes, Somerset. Sat, 20. Phil Rawlings (Newport) 71-1-0, carp, bomb and pellets, Lodge Lake; Les Turberville (Newport) 58-7-0; Adam Brown (Newport) 54-0-0.

Stirrup Cup, Birmingham-Fazeley Canal, Curdworth, Warks. Sun, 5. Clark Taylor (Stirrup Cup) 7-0-0, three skimmers to 1 lb 8 oz plus perch and roach, poled worm and maggot, peg 1.

TK Grueller, Cannock Extension Canal, Pelsall, W. Mids. Sat, 16. Gary Busby (Four Crosses AC) 3-5-11, a 2 lb tench plus silvers, poled triple pinkie, sedge bed peg 14; Big Col Talbot (Cashmore’s) 3-4-10; Gary Chalk (Cashmore’s) 2-3-4.

Total Angling Shrewsbury, River Severn, Shrewsbury, Shrops. Sat, 17. Adam Williams (Total Angling) 12-2-0, roach, bolo and maggot, peg 73; Liam Reynolds (ABC Baits) 9-9-0; Darren Frost (Drennan NW) 9-7-0.

Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks. Mon, 20, Extension Pool. Dave James (Mosella UK) 119-3-0, carp to 6 lb and F1s, maggot through slop down edges, peg 33; Steve Henderson (ABL) 86-1-0; Danny Tresigne (Mosella UK) 75-10-0. Tues, 18, Over-50s, Bottom Pool. Brian Crawley (Kamasan Starlets) 40-15-0, F1s to 1 lb 8 oz, maggot at 7m, peg 12; Tony Thomas (TBF Vets) 33-11-0; Mike Sheldon (22 AC) 30-4-0. Thurs, 75, TBF Vets, Canal, New, Club and Jenny’s. Steve Johnson 88-1-0, ide plus F1s to 1 lb 8 oz, maggot shallow at 6m, New peg 31; Dave Kingerley 85-15-0; Dave Holmes 81-0-0; John Merchant 74-2-0; Jimmy Wills 66-15-0; Dave Rowbury 62-7-0 (all TBF Vets). Fri, 18, Jenny’s. Pemb Wrighting (Guru/Bag’em) 162-15-0, F1s to 2 lb and carp to 4 lb, maggot at 6m, peg 11; Pete Rice (Bag’em) 160-11-0; Danny Dryhurst (DS Floats) 107-15-0.

Weston Pools, Oswestry, Shrops. Tues, 7, Rover. Matt Dawes (Tri-Cast Weston/ABC Baits) 120-7-0, F1s and ide, maggot at 16m, Canal peg 18. Wed, 24, Over-55s, Stretton and Canal pools. Phil Weaver (Chester Tackle Locker) 100-4-0, F1s and ide, maggots shallow at 8m, Stretton peg 30; Jeff Grantham (Rod N Reel) 92-9-0; Tony Dean (Rod N Reel) 69-10-0; Mike Williams (Church Stretton) 68-10-0. Fri, 16, Over-55s, Weir and Belvedere. Julian Tatton (Chester Tackle Locker) 83-12-0, carp and F1s, maggot and casters at 7m, Weir peg 10; Arthur Wood (Tri-Cast Weston) 69-10-0. Sat, 17, Rover. Jason Andrews (Tri-Cast Weston) 189-6-0, F1s and carp, pellets shallow at 7 and 10m, Clay Pit peg 29; Mike Rough (Tri-Cast Weston) 163-9-0; Cliff Barber (Patricroft) 78-15-0.

White Springs, Pontarddulais, nr. Swansea. Wed, 12, Match Lake. Gordon Furlong (Swansea) 78-6-0, carp and bream, poled pellets, peg 8; Tony Wale (Ammanford) 58-0-0. Sat, 17, Big Pit. Alan Godrich (Swansea) 55-8-0, carp, poled paste in margins, peg 17; Dick Brunton (Pembroke) 47-8-0; Jim Hutt (Swansea) 45-0-0. Sun, 18, Match. Dick Brunton (Pembroke) 64-12-0, carp and bream, feedered pellets, peg 5; John Charlesworth (Swansea) 63-8-0; Ryan Dummer (White Springs) 48-4-0.

Wolverhampton Over-60s, Staffs-Worcester Canal, Rodbaston, Staffs. Wed, 29. Mick Westwood (Bilston Angling Centre) 9-0-0, a 1 lb 8 oz chub to poled worm plus hemp roach to 8 oz, peg 21; Terry Blyde (Lazy Hill) 7-2-6; Stef Johansen (Team Eclipse) 5-6-15; Stu Brailsford (Bridgtown Social) 5-0-8.

Woodside WL, Dudley No. 2 Canal, Merry Hill, W. Mids. Sun, 20. Dave Wood (Bilston Angling Centre) 7-1-0, roach to 5oz, poled squatt over groundbait, peg 94; Gary Atkins (Tipton) 6-8-0; Gary Ward (Bilston Angling Centre) 6-6-0.


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