11.1.15 Stannells
River up about 10" with colour.
1st Graham Finch 2.0.8 (eel,roach,chub)-stick float and maggot
2nd Steve Bayliss 1.6.8 (roach,chub,dace,perch)-feeder and maggot
3rd Dave Attwater 1.3.8

8.2.15 Preston-on-Stour
!st Dave Evason 1-6-0 (1chub ,2dace)
2nd Dave Harris 0-3-0 (1 roach)
8 fished,6 dry nets.
Cold morning

21.6.15 Manor Farm 3 and 4
1st Andrew Whieldon 9.7.0
2nd Mal Hallows 5.13.0
3rd Andrew Porter 2.10.0

28.6 15 Stratford A.A. V Shipston A.C.          Manor Farm 3 and 4
1st Pete Wedgeberrow 11.2.8 (Shipston) mainly chub
2nd Dave Smith 7.13.0 (Shipston) mainly bream
3rd Jim Wiltshire 6.13.0 (Shipston) some bream
4th Andrew Porter 5.12.0 (Stratford)
Top 10 weights:Shipston 49.15.0,Stratford 34.7.0.

6.7.15 Stannells
Ist Andrew Porter 3.10 .4 (chub,perch,dace)
2nd Dave Evason 3.3.8 (mainly perch)
3rd Dave Attwater 2.4.0.

12.7.15  Scramble at Manor Farm (weir to pump house)
1st Andy Porter 6-4-8
2nd Doug Porter 5-2-12
3rd Dave Badham 4-3-12

19.7.15  Checkley Memorial Match,Hampton Lucy Brook
1st Doug Porter 7-8-0 perch(one about2lb),small barbel,chub,bleak,dace.
2nd Andy Porter 6-14-4 perch,dace,gudgeon,chub,small barbel.
3rd Dave Evason 6-14-0 perch,dace,chub,roach,gudgeon.

2.8.15  Stannells
1st D.Harris 4.9.8
2nd .S.Baylis 4.4.8
3rd P.Kilbride 3.15.0


A charity open match organised by Stratford on Avon Angling association and Shipston Angling Club has raised in excess of 1100 for the Warwickshire and Northampton Air Ambulance.
The Sell out match, was held on Sunday 9th August and fished on S O A and Bell AC (Studley) waters, on the river Avon near Luddington.
The Avon was low and clear but still managed to throw up some good weights.
Top rod was Tony Avery who weighed in 25-1-12 of mainly chub with a couple of barbel. Tony wagglerfished maggot on peg 19 near to Weston Bend, and received 268 for his efforts.                                                      Runner up was S Reidy who wished peg 60  on the Bell ac. water to weigh in an excellent 12-9-8 of roach caught on hemp and pole to claim his 201 second prize.
There was a close battle for 3rd place with Nick Cowling weighing in a mixed bag of 9-14-4 from peg 7, to edge out Spig on Peg 4 who weighed in 1oz less to record 9-13-4, they picked up 135 and 66 respectively.  The prize presentation and raffle took place at The Avenue Social Club.
Mal Hallows, Chairman of Stratford AA said "Stratford and Shipston Angling club would like to thank all of the anglers that took part, the sponsors who generously supplied prizes and everyone who contributed to what has been very successful day, which raised so much money for a very worthwhile cause"

30.8.15 Luddington
1st Graham Finch 6.11.0 (3bream 2perch) worm,feeder
2nd Andy Porter 5.14 8 (mixed bag) maggot, pole
3rd Dave Neeld 2.6.4

13.9.15 Hampton Lucy Brook
1st Andy Porter 7.14.0 (mainly dace,stick float and maggot).
2nd Dave Lawley 4.1.0
3rd Graham Finch 3.14.0

Stratford Winter League
1st round 4.10.15
1st G.Finch 8.5.0 (Stratford Red)
2nd A.Porter 6.13.0 (Porters)
3rd A.Whieldon (Shipston) and C.Hallows (Stratford Red)
Team points: Porters 22,,Stratford Blue 18,Avon 13,Nobits 16,Stratford Red 20,Shipston 15.

2nd round 18.10.15
1st A.Porter 10.6.0 (Porters)
2nd D.Evason 6.5.8 (Blue),
3rd A.Green(Avon) 6.0.0
Team points: Porters 43,Blue 39,Avon 32,Nobits 41,Red 34,Shipston 28.

3rd Round 1.11.15
1st G.Finch 6.3.4 (Red)
2nd D.Neeld 6.1.8(Red)
3rd D.Evason (Blue)5.6.12
Teams: Porters57,Blue 61,Avon 47,Nobits 56,Red 58,Shipston 48.

4th and final round 15.11.15
1st P.Wedgeberrow (Porters)17.4.8 
2nd A.Scruby (Avon)16.7.8 
3rd A.Green 7.5.12(Avon)

Final points: Porters 78,Blue 74,Avon 73,Nobits 73,Red 73,Shipston 69.
Individual Champion: P.Kilbride 26 points

13.12.15 Christmas match at Wimpstone
17 fished.Weights were affected by a rising river but an outstanding result on the day by Mal Hallows.
1st Mal Hallows 11.10.8
2nd Chris Hallows 2.6.0
3rd Dave Badham 1.6.0
4th Paul Lambert 1.0.4
Every one received a prize.

20.12.15 Wimpstone
1st Andy Porter 8.1.0
2nd Dave Harris 4.7.8
3rd Dave Lawley 4.5.8




17.7.16 Stratford A.A. And Shipston A.C. Charity Match at Manor Farm,Luddington
1st Steve Baylis 14.6.0 (including perch of 2.9.0)
2nd Mal Hallows 14.3.0
3rd Ollie Arnold 12.2.0
4th Jason Cooke 10.4.8
5th Dave Smith 8.14.8
6th Darren Cox 7.4.0
55 anglers fished and a total of 650 was raised for Air Ambulance and Help for Heroes.
Thanks to all who helped with the event and to all those who donated prizes.

Stratford Winter League Round 1 (2.10.16)
1st Malcolm Allison 17.6.8(chub on sweetcorn)
2nd Ali Scruby's 14.15.8
3rd Graham Finch 12.8.4
4th Dave Atwater 5.6.0
Team position:Shipston 21pts,Stratford Red 19pts,Stratford Blue 18pts,Nomads 12pts,Piscatorials 11

Stratford Winter League Round 2 (16.10.16)
1st Andy Simpson 26.9.0(mainly chub on caster)
2nd Chris Hallows 21.5.12(mixed catch)
3rd Malcolm Allison 12.8.0
Team position:Shipston 40pts,Stratford Red 35,Stratford Blue 33, Piscatorials 26pts,Nomads 23

Allan Ashfield Memorial Match 23.10.16 (Seven Meadows and Stannells)
1st Paul Lambert 5.6.8
2nd Dave Harris 5.3.0
3rd Chris Hallows 4.11.0
4th Derek Biggs 4.10.0
18 fished and 56 raised for the Poppy Appeal.

Stratford Winter League 3rd round 30.10.16 River Stour, Wimpstone
1st Pete Wedgeberrow 25.0.0 (mixed catch including perch of 2.0.0,on pole using corn and worm.)
2nd Andy Porter 24.7.8
3rd Graham Wheeler 17.8.8
4th Dave Lawley 12.13.4
Team positions:Shipston61 points, Stratford Blue 49,Stratford Red 49,Piscatorials 43,Nomads 35

Stratford Winter League Final Round 13.11.16 River Stour, Wimpstone,
1st Alistair Scruby's 15.6.8
2nd Dave Lawley 11.13.8
3rd Malcolm Allison 10.7.6
Final team result:1st Shipston 79points, 2nd Stratford Red 68,                              3rd Stratford Blue 67, 4th Piscatorials 57, 5th Nomads 38.
Individual Champion: Pete Wedgeberrow

Christmas match result 11.12.16                                                      Transferred from Wimpstone to Stratford Canal at Timothy's Bridge owing to Stour being unfishable due to previous day's rain.
1st Dave Attwater 4.13.4
2nd Bill Boucker 2.4.12
3rd Derek Biggs 1.11.12
4th Connor Steward 1.11.4
19 fished and all received prizes.
Many thanks to Scruby's Angling Centre for donating tackle prizes and to Stratford on Avon Fishing and Outdoors for tackle voucher prizes.

An open contest was organised by Stratford-upon-Avon A.A. and Shipston- on-Stour A.C. at Seven Meadows and Manor Farm on 2.7.17 in aid of Air Ambulance.

Fifty-one anglers fished with the following result:
1st Jim Wiltshire (Shipston) 12.14.0 from peg 19 at Seven Meadows. A mainly chub catch on waggler with bronze maggot.
2nd Derek Biggs (Stratford) 11-12-0 from peg 31 at Manor Farm. Roach and perch on stick and waggler and 6 bream and eels on feeder with red maggot.
3rd Tom Lane 11.9.8 from peg 6 at Seven Meadows with a small chub and roach catch on stick and waggler with casters.

814 was raised for Air Ambulance from entry fees and donations and a raffle on the day.
Many thanks to the following for donating prizes for the raffle:
Bait- Tech, Evesham Discount Tackle, Fishing Republic, Garbolino, Hatton Electrical, Mal's
Diner, Masterline, Oak Shooting Club, Salmon Tail Inn, Shakespeare, Scruby's Angling Centre, Stratford-on -Avon Fishing and Outdoors, Windmill Inn

1.10.17 Stratford Winter League, River Stour, Wimpstone Round 1
1st Derek Biggs ( Stratford Blue) 18.2.0 (chub on feeder and maggot)
2nd Graham Finch (Shipston) 14.0.0 (chub on caster and pole)
3rd Dave Belcher 9.10.4 (Arden).
Team winners on the day: Arden 19 points

15.10.17 Stratford Winter League, River Stour, Wimpstone Round 2
Some excellent weights were recorded
1st Jason Parnell (Arden) 35.14.0 which (chub, perch, roach on pole-fished worm)
2nd Jason Paris (Arden) 21.2.0 (chub on pole-fished worm and maggot)
3rd Rob Oakey (Shipston) 21.0.8 (chub,roach and dace on caster)
Team winners on the day: Arden 19 points
League leaders Arden 38 points after the first two rounds

29.10.17 Stratford Winter League, River Stour, Wimpstone Round 3
1st Pete Wedgeberrow (Avon Boys) 26.1.0 (chub and a large perch caught on pole-fished caster and corn)
2nd Graham Finch (Shipston) 13.6.0 (chub on pole-fished maggot)
3rd Mark Parsons (Avon Boys) 9.12.0 (chub on pole-fished worm and caster)
Team winners on the day: Avon Boys 22 points
League Leaders Avon Boys 54 points

5.11.17 Stratford Winter League, River Stour, Wimpstone Final Round
1st Rob Oakey (Shipston) 12.3.0 (chub,roach,dace on pole-fished hemp and caster)
2nd Chris Hallows (Stratford Red) 5-0-0 (chub and dace on waggler and maggot)
3rd Dave Belcher (Arden) 4-12-0.
Team winners on the day: Stratford Red with 22 points.
Final league positions:
1st Stratford Red 69 points   2nd Shipston and Avon Boys 67 points
4th Arden 65 points    5th Stratford Blue 49 points
Individual champion was Rob Oakey and runners-up were Jason Paris and Mark Parsons

Christmas Match result 17.12.17
A very cold River Stour at Wimpstone.
Ist Gordon Yates with 5.2.0
2nd Paul Lambert with 3.0.0
3rd Byron Yates with 2.15.8 (very close)
Sixteen members fished and all received prizes


Stratford-on-Avon A.A. Prize Draw Result:

1st prize: Mr.T.Preston (100.)
2nd prize: M.Hallows (50.)
3rd Prize: Mr.M.Watson (voucher for 30 for the Windmill Inn,S-on-A.)
4th Prize: Mrs.R.Jarvis (25.)
Thanks to all who supported the raffle which raised 676 for club funds