Angling match victories for Broadbent and Holland

TODMORDEN Angling Society had an open match on November 12 on the Derdale section of the Rochdale Canal.

Result: 1, Steve Broadbent (Halifax) 4lb 8oz, roach/perch; 2, Simon Walton (Maver n-w) 3lb 15oz, roach; 3, Tom Barlow (Maver N-W) 3lb 10oz, roach.

There was another match on November 26 on the Rochdale Canal, Belfield (nine fished).Result: 1, Dave Holland (Tricast Highfield) 8lb 7oz, roach/perch on pole fished squatt/pinkie; 2, John Lees (Tricast Rochdale) 5lb, roach/perch on punch or caster; 3, Simon Walton (Maver N-W) 4lb 12oz, roach on caster.

These matches are most Saturdays. Anyone wanting to fish should ring Simon on 07896 237224