Match Fishing Staff  |  Sep 23, 2011  |  0 comments
West Midlands Police Team Maver travelled to Eniskillen, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland with a team of Six Richard Tranter, David Fenton, Mark Blackburn, Richard Partridge, Larry Byrne and David Powles to compete in the 51st Police Service UK Team Championships on Thursday 15th September 2011. Police Service UK National Championships 2011 | Eniskillen, Northern Ireland | 15th September 201196 Anglers 16 Teams of sixWest Midlands Police were clear winners and POLICE NATIONAL CHAMPIONS with 27 points. A section win from Mark Blackburn at Ballanleck 2 nd In the individual overall , A second in section for Richard Tranter at Dolans Ring, A second in section for David POWLES at Sligo Road, A second in section for Richard Partridge at Cornegrade and A third in section for Larry Byrne at Derry Charra. Top 5 anglers and weights:1: Harry Blackburn Weight: 2nd overall2: David Powles Weight: 2nd in section3: Dick Partridge Weight: 2nd in section4: Dick Tranter Weight: 2nd in section5: Lawerence Byrne Weight: 3rd in section.
Match Fishing Staff  |  Sep 21, 2011  |  0 comments
Sunday saw the final round of the Angling Direct/Big Fish Essex Summer League being contested on the River Chelmer at Hoe Mill and Paper Mills. River Chelmer - Paper Mills & Hoe Mill | 18/09/2011 | Number of pegs: 50Browning Wickford Y tied with JP Tackle A on the day with 35 points each. JP Tackle's Andy Stebbings winning the round from Hoe Mill with 12-11-0 of Hemp caught Roach, with Browning Wickford's Tim Bruce taking second with 8-15-8 of punch and bloodworm roach at Paper Mills. With four wins out of five rounds Browning Wickford Y took the league title with 195 points, second was Browning Wickford X with 174 points and JP Tackle A third with 147.
Match Fishing Staff  |  Sep 19, 2011  |  0 comments
The upper Thames Champs attracted 19 teams of six. Conditions on the day were good as regards the wind of recent matches but still there was little flow however plenty of small fish were caught. Radcot, Clanfield, Rushey and Newbridge | 18th September 2011 | Number of anglers: 114Rushey was the section where the winner can from with a surprise 14. 15.
Match Fishing Staff  |  Sep 19, 2011  |  0 comments
It's been a busy week at Westwood 77lb takes victory in the Sunday open. Westwood Lakes Match ResultsSunday’s Open Match Kestrel LakeSunday's open match saw Kings Lynn youngster Jimmy Brooks take the spoils. The Anglers Corner-backed rod fished maggot at 5metres to take Ide and small Carp steadily, before a late switch to pellet at 16metres to the island from peg 10. 1st Jimmy Brooks, Anglers Corner 77lb 12oz2nd Gus Garrett, Angler’s Corner 71lb 02oz3rd Craig Butterfield, Middy International 61lb 02oz4th Steve Pretty, Miracle Baits 50lb 04ozTuesday’s £1000 Qualifier Skylark Lake 22 Pegs1st Steve Lane, Castle A/C, 58lb 09oz2nd John Gooden, Mildon Baits 47lb 02oz 3rd Mick Stamp, Preston/Sonubaits 44lb 09oz Thursday’s over 50’s Match Skylark 28 Pegs1st John Gooden, Mildon Baits 56lb 14oz 2nd Paul Oglesbee, Westwood Lakes 54lb 02oz3rd Ian Shaw, Westwood Lakes 47lb 08ozFixturesSaturday and Sunday £1000 Payout Final.
Match Fishing Staff  |  Sep 16, 2011  |  0 comments
Strong winds make thing tricky at Sherwood, but still the ton bags keep coming. Holmedale Lake Wednesday 14/9/1122 fished Due of the strong winds on the day event winner John Darby opted to fished the pole short at 5m with meat over pellet at peg 39. It was a decision that saw him catch all match, landing carp to 10lb to amass the only ton of the competition with a level 118lb. Second placed Roy Butterfield also fished the pole but with corn out at 7m and down both margins for carp to 7lb, just heading off the tight completion behind him with 84lb 7oz.
Match Fishing Staff  |  Sep 16, 2011  |  0 comments
Kev Hales take victory, pipping second place by less than 3lb. MONDAY GOLD RESIDENTS MATCHSEPTEMBER 12 2011 106 ANGLERS FISHEDTWIN OAKS, ACORN, POLLAWYN & TRELAWNEY1st KEV HALES 92lb 06oz TACKLE TO FISH Peg 29 Pollawyn Method feeder with micro pellet 2nd PAUL CARTWRIGHT 89lb 14oz MOORLANDS FARM Peg 13 Twin Oaks Margins with corn & pellet3rd MARK CRAWFORD 88lb GLEINGHAM TACKLE Peg 15 Twin Oaks Method with micro pellets & pellet waggler4th HOWARD GREEN 75lb 12oz MOORLANDS FARM Peg 1 Twin Oaks Margins with corn over pellet 5th STEVE SHAW 73lb 10oz MARUKYU Peg 3 Twin Oaks Short pole with corn over pellet6th MICK LONGSHAW 73lb 05oz TRENT SIDE Peg 15 Pollawyn Bomb & pellet. . .
Match Fishing Staff  |  Sep 16, 2011  |  0 comments
Over 100 anglers battled it out, with John Savage winning by nearly 30lb clear. WEDNESDAY SILVER RESIDENTS MATCH14th SEPTEMBER 2011 106 ANGLERS FISHEDTWIN OAKS, TRELAWNEY, POLLAWYN & ACORN 1st JOHN SAVAGE 92lb MK2 ANGLING Peg 20 Pollawyn Bomb & pellet 2nd ANTHONY FLINT 65lb 09oz FARNBROUGH Peg 41 Pollawyn Method feeder3rd CLIVE HILL 57lb 13oz ST FRANCES AS Peg 28 Trelawney Pellet shallow4th ALISON JONES 53lb 07oz LITTLE DARLEY Peg 11 Twin Oaks Down the edge on top 4 with meat 5th CARL BILLINGHAM 53lb 04oz EMBOSSED Peg 29 Trelawney Method feeder6th DAVE SCATCHARD 51lb 06oz Peg 16 Twin Oaks Bomb & pellet. . .
Match Fishing Staff  |  Sep 16, 2011  |  0 comments
200 competitors went head-to-head in the Residents Rover with Howard green the only one to break the ton. THURSDAY’S MARUKYU RESIDENTS ROVER MATCH15th SEPTEMBER 2011203 ANGLERS FISHED ALL WATERS1st HOWARD GREEN 117lb 01ozGREENS TACKLE Peg 14 Twin Oaks Pellet shallow2nd ROB STANLEY 96lb 13oz CHILTERN BAITS Peg 15 Twin Oaks Method feeder with pellet3rd ALAN SMITH 84lb 13ozIVY HOUSE LAKES Peg 32 Twin Oaks Short pole with maggot 4th CLIF LOFTHOUSE 77lb YORK NOMADS Peg 23 Trelawney Long pole with paste5th JIM BOYLE 66lb 15ozCHILTERN BAITS Peg 29 Twin Oaks Method feeder with pellet 6th CARL BILLINGHAM 62lb 12ozEMBOSSD Peg 15 Acorn Method feeder with corn1st LADIES BETTY WADHAMS 28lb 07ozPeg 3 Eery. . .
Match Fishing Staff  |  Sep 13, 2011  |  0 comments
Weights on this match were kept down due to the very strong wind making fishing long poles impossible for all but a few. However most got plenty of bits even so. Swan Hotel Open, Radcot and Clanfield | 11th September 2011 | Number of anglers: 38Yet again no Chub or Bream showed themselves with only a trio of Tench boosting the weights of the 1st and 2nd anglers. Winner on the day was Time Kaye pegged at Radcot downstream.
Match Fishing Staff  |  Sep 13, 2011  |  0 comments
Some hard fishing conditions to contend with during three matches at Westwood Lakes £1000 qualifier Skylark LakeTuesday September 6Tuesdays open match was affected by extreme winds making fishing difficult on Skylark. Venue specialist Steve Lane made the most of an end peg and caught steady at 4m and from his left hand margin to total 53lb for the win. Second place went to Sean Moss who had to resort to fishing the feeder for 42lb 08oz. 
1st Steve Lane castle AC/WWL, 53lb 0oz 
2nd Sean Moss Miracle Baits, 42lb 08oz 
3rd Dave Smith WWL, 37lb 11oz 

Over FiftiesTuesday September 6Skylark Lake1st Brian Thompson WWL/Orchard Park, 41lb 0oz 
2nd Ken Clark WWL, 37lb12oz3rd John Gooden Mill Don Baits, 32lb 09oz 

£1000 qualifier Kestral LakeSunday September 11Sunday’s open was fished on kestrel lake and Pete Andrews made the most of his fancied draw using worm and caster at 11m to take Ide, carp and barbel for a total of 71lb.