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Welcome to the White Acres Preston festival 2016.
Anglers will be fishing over 5 days in 8 peg sections rotating daily between lakes Pollawyn, Twin Oaks/Trelawney Acorn/Canal/Trewaters, Porth and Bolingey.
Read on for the first day’s action…
Today’s winner A section was Kieron Rich on peg 23 with 81lb 11oz, Kieron fished at 16 metres with 6mm pellet. Matt Godfrey fished long with pellet from peg 45 and finished in second weighing in at 79lb 2oz. Finishing third and fishing meat shallow from peg 25 with a weight of 75lb 14oz was Bradley Gibbons. Andy Power took fourth on peg 52 with 68lb 3oz.
|Phil Canning||peg 10||8 points||27lb 15oz|
|Kieron Rich||peg 23||8 points||81lb 11oz|
|Bradley Gibbons||peg 25||8 points||75lb 14oz|
|Matt Godfrey||peg 45||8 points||79lb 2oz|
Martin Holmes fished meat short from peg 31 Twin Oaks and had a weight of 128lb. Andy Nelson took second on peg 10 Trelawney with 120lb 2oz fishing pellet long and meat short. Finishing in third place was Scott Russell on peg 9 Twin Oaks with 116lb 10oz fishing the short pole with worm and pellet. With a weight of 112lb 5oz Steve Conway fished the feeder from peg 5 Twin Oaks.
|Scott Russell||peg 9 (Twin Oaks)||8 points||116lb 10oz|
|Martin Holmes||peg 31 (Twin Oaks)||8 points||128lb|
|Andy Nelson||peg 10 (Trelawney)||8 points||120lb 2oz|
|Tom Edwards||peg 22 (Trelawney)||8 points||94lb 8oz|
With a weight of 128lb 4oz Lee Edwards secured himself first place on Canal fishing pellet down the edge from peg 5. Graham Elliott finished in second place with a weight of 105lb 12oz on peg 17 Acorn and fished meat down the edge for Carp and F1’s. Andrew Crocker fished worms down the edge from peg 5 Acorn and had 104lb 8oz. With a weight of 103lb 4oz was Steve Cook on Trewaters fishing in the margins with meat from peg 51.
|Ian Ridgeway||peg 28 (Trewaters)||8 points||74lb 4oz|
|Steve Cook||peg 51 (Trewaters)||8 points||103lb 4oz|
|Graham Elliott||peg 17 (Acorn)||8 points||105lb 12oz|
|Lee Edwards||peg 5 (Canal)||8 points||128lb 4oz|
Des Shipp took first place today on Porth with 29lb 4oz from peg 79 fishing chopped worm over caster and hemp at 5 metres. With 16lb 8oz was Steve Sanders on peg 84 fishing the short pole with maggot. On peg 17 john Harvey finished in third with 14lb 13oz fishing the pole with pinkie. Fishing the pole and worm was Neil McKinnon who had 14lb 9oz from peg 24 fishing the pole and worm.
|John Harvey||peg 17||8 points||14lb 13oz|
|Nick Jones||peg 36||8 points||9lb 14oz|
|Des Shipp||peg 79||8 points||29lb 4oz|
|Steve Sanders||peg 84||8 points||16lb 8oz|
With a weight of 175lb 3oz John Whincup finished first on Bolingey today fishing meat short and pellet long from peg 36. In second place Jim Gladstone weighed 154lb on peg 11, Jim fished maggot in the margins. Russell Grimes fished pellet short and in the margins with maggot from peg 3 and bagged 138lb 11oz. On peg 40 Scott Puddy took fourth with 134lb.
|Russell Grimes||peg 3||8 points||138lb 11oz|
|Lee Kerry||peg 21||8 points||109lb 1oz|
|Jim Gladstone||peg 11||8 points||154lb|
|John Whincup||peg 36||8 points||175lb 3oz|
|1st||John Whincup||8||175lb 3oz|
|2nd||Jim Gladstone||8||154lb 0oz|
|3rd||Russell Grimes||8||138lb 11oz|
|4th||Lee Edwards||8||128lb 4oz|
|5th||Martin Holmes||8||128lb 0oz|
|6th||Andy Nelson||8||120lb 2oz|
|7th||Scott Russell||8||116lb 10oz|
|8th||Lee Kerry||8||109lb 1oz|
|9th||Graham Elliott||8||105lb 12oz|
|10th||Steve Cook||8||103lb 4oz|
|11th||Tom Edwards||8||94lb 8oz|
|12th||Kieron Rich||8||81lb 11oz|
|13th||Matt Godfrey||8||79lb 2oz|
|14th||Bradley Gibbons||8||75lb 14oz|
|15th||Ian Ridgeway||8||74lb 4oz|
|16th||Des Shipp||8||29lb 4oz|
|17th||Phil Canning||8||27lb 15oz|
|18th||Steve Sanders||8||16lb 8oz|
|19th||John Harvey||8||14lb 13oz|
|20th||Nick Jones||8||9lb 14oz|
Join Us Tomorrow For All The Action From Day Two!
Today’s winner on Twin Oaks was Andy Dare on peg 15 with 179lb 14oz, Andy fished the feeder. Johnny Maddison on peg 11 twin Oaks finished in second weighing in at 135lb 1oz fishing the short pole with bomb. Finishing third and fishing shallow with caster from peg 35 Twin Oaks and with a weight of 132lb 10oz was Andy Power. Kieron Rich took fourth on peg 25 Twin Oaks with 89lb 7oz.
|Andy Dare||peg 15 (Twin Oaks)||8 points||179lb 14oz|
|Andy Power||peg 35 (Twin Oaks)||8 points||132lb 10lb|
|Andy Bennett||peg 4 (Trelawney)||8 points||86lb 10oz|
|Colin Dumphy||peg 22 (Trelawney)||8 points||69lb 4oz|
Paul Holland fished shallow with caster from peg 19 Canal and had a weight of 107lb 5oz. Francis O’Reilly took second on peg 30 Trewaters with 90lb 10oz fishing pellet feeder with 6mm pellet. Finishing in third place was Stephen Parry on peg 53 Trewaters with 86lb 4oz fishing bomb and pellet and pellet short. With a weight of 82lb 15oz Wayne Sharman fished method feeder from peg 49 Trewaters.
|Francis O’Reilly||peg 30 (Trewaters)||8 points||90lb 10oz|
|Stephen Parry||peg 53 (Trewaters)||8 points||86lb 4oz|
|Tom Edwards||peg 9 (Acorn)||8 points||82lb 11oz|
|Paul Holland||peg 19 (Canal)||8 points||107lb 5oz|
With a weight of 18lb 2oz James Dent secured himself first place on peg 76 fishing the pole with worm. Andy Leathers finished in second place with a weight of 16lb 2oz on peg 18 catching with the cage feeder and maggot. Steve Tucker fished the feeder with ground bait and worm from peg 35 and had 14lb 8oz. With a weight of 11lb 10oz was Gary Walker on peg 83 fishing the feeder and chopped worm and caster.
|Andy Leathers||peg 18||8 points||16lb 2oz|
|Steve Tucker||peg 35||8 points||14lb 8oz|
|James Dent||peg 76||8 points||18lb 2oz|
|Gary Walker||peg 83||8 points||11lb 10oz|
Paul Carnwell took first place today on Bolingey with 224lb 3oz from peg 14 fishing worm over maggot and corn down the margins. With 191lb 1oz was Carl Williams fishing paste in the margins from peg 5. On peg 47 Nick Speed finished in third with 176lb 4oz fishing the method feeder with meat and micros down the edge. Fishing method to the island and short down the edge was Andy Geldart who had 162lb 8oz from peg 11.
|Carl Williams||peg 5||8 points||191lb 1oz|
|Paul Carnwell||peg 14||8 points||224lb 3oz|
|Tony Oatley||peg 17||8 points||163lb 10oz|
|Steve Hutter||peg 32||8 points||152lb 5oz|
With a weight of 74lb 13oz Jordan Holloway finished first on Pollawyn today fishing the short pole shallow with meat from peg 16. In second place Lee Kerry weighed 72lb 11oz on peg 17, Lee fished short with meat. Alex Hulme fished meat short catching mainly in the last hour from peg 15 and bagged 64lb 9oz. On peg 18 Stewart Jones took fourth with 50lb fishing the bomb with 8mm pellet in deep water.
|Steve Daniels||peg 13||8 points||41lb 14oz|
|Jordan Holloway||peg 16||8 points||74lb 13oz|
|Stewart Jones||peg 18||8 points||50lb|
|Jamie Wilde||peg 48||8 points||35lb 15oz|
|1st||Tom Edwards||16||177lb 3oz|
|2nd||John Whincup||15||215lb 1oz|
|3rd||Paul Holland||15||208lb 7oz|
|4th||Andy Power||15||200lb 13oz|
|5th||Lee Kerry||15||181lb 12oz|
|6th||Andy Nelson||15||179lb 2oz|
|7th||Kieron Rich||15||171lb 2oz|
|8th||Steve Daniels||15||152lb 6oz|
|9th||Lee Edwards||15||138lb 5oz|
|10th||Jamie Wilde||15||129lb 10oz|
|11th||Colin Dumphy||15||95lb 4oz|
|12th||Phil Canning||15||91lb 11oz|
|13th||James Dent||15||79lb 7oz|
|14th||Jordan Holloway||14||186lb 3oz|
|15th||Francis O’reilly||14||181lb 6oz|
|16th||Andy Geladrt||14||175lb 14oz|
|17th||Steve Conway||14||172lb 5oz|
|18th||John Harvey||14||161lb 3oz|
|19th||Steve Hutter||14||160lb 9oz|
|20th||Matt Godfrey||14||156lb 4oz|
Join us tomorrow for all the action from the third day!
Today’s winner on Canal was Alan Scotthorne fishing shallow down the edge with caster from peg 19, he had 92lb 4oz. Andy Power on peg 24 Trewaters finished in second weighing in at 90lb 11oz fishing at 13 metres with pellet and in the margins with corn. Finishing third and fishing from peg 41 Trewaters with a weight of 86lb 12oz was Steve Ringer who caught at 16 metres flick rigging and the long pole shallow with pellet. Bradley Gibbons took fourth on peg 53 Trewaters with 84lb 2oz fishing across on the feeder.
|Andy Power||peg 24 (Trewaters)||8 points||90lb 11oz|
|Steve Ringer||peg 41 (Trewaters)||8 points||86lb 12oz|
|Phil Canning||peg 11 (Acorn)||8 points||53lb 4oz|
|Alan Scotthorne||peg 19 (Canal)||8 points||92lb 4oz|
Fishing ground bait from peg 74 on Porth was Stephen Parry with a weight of 16lb 14oz. Rob Wootton took second on peg 21 with 16lb 10oz fishing the feeder and worm. Finishing in third place was Tom Wallis on peg 17 with 16lb 8oz. With a weight of 13lb 14oz Mikey Williams fished the short pole with maggot and pinkies from peg 73.
|Rob Wootton||peg 21||8 points||16lb 10oz|
|Martin Holmes||peg 36||8 points||9lb|
|Stephen Parry||peg 74||8 points||16lb 14oz|
|Rob Jones||peg 84||8 points||10lb 4oz|
With a weight of 169lb 10oz Luke Sorokin secured himself first place on peg 36 fishing meat in the margins. James Dent finished in second place with a weight of 169lb 4oz on peg 45 fishing meat short. Andrew Crocker fished the short pole with meat from peg 19 and had 165lb 11oz. With a weight of 148lb 2oz was Gary Thomas on peg 28 fishing maggot in the margins.
|Nathan Watson||peg 7||8 points||142lb 2oz|
|Andrew Crocker||peg 19||8 points||165lb 11oz|
|James Dent||peg 45||8 points||169lb 4oz|
|Luke Sorokin||peg 36||8 points||169lb 10oz|
Paul Carnwell took first place today on Pollawyn with 111lb 9oz from peg 15 fishing the waggler with pellet and worms down the edge. With 83lb 4oz was Simon Fry on peg 26 fishing pellet to start with and then later on the short pole with meat. On peg 23 Adam Southgate finished in third with 75lb 7oz fishing long with pellet. Nick Jones had 65lb 12oz from peg 18.
|Danny Scott||peg 10||8 points||39lb 6oz|
|Paul Carnwell||peg 15||8 points||111lb 9oz|
|Simon Fry||peg 26||8 points||83lb 4oz|
|Paul Burton||peg 45||8 points||60lb 11oz|
With a weight of 142lb 9oz Jordan Holloway finished first on Twin Oaks today fishing pellet short from peg 17. In second place Jamie Wilde weighed 139lb 12oz on peg 13 Twin Oaks, Jamie fished method down the edge. Lee Prophet fished from peg 15 Twin Oaks and bagged 137lb 5oz. On peg 29 Twin Oaks Roy Penkethman took fourth with 136lb fishing pellet feeder across.
|Jordan Holloway||peg 17 (Twin Oaks)||8 points||142lb 9oz|
|Roy Penkethman||peg 29 (Twin Oaks)||8 points||136lb|
|Darren Cox||peg 8 (Trelawney)||8 points||98lb 8oz|
|Chris Kitchin||peg 22 (Trelawney)||8 points||72lb|
|1st||Andy Power||23||291lb 8oz|
|2nd||James Dent||23||248lb 11oz|
|3rd||Phil Canning||23||144lb 15oz|
|4th||Jordan Holloway||22||328lb 12oz|
|5th||Jamie Wilde||22||269lb 6oz|
|6th||Lee Kerry||22||259lb 0oz|
|7th||Paul Burton||22||190lb 11oz|
|8th||Paul Carnwell||21||343lb 0oz|
|9th||John Whincup||21||275lb 4oz|
|10th||Luke Sorokin||21||270lb 12oz|
|11th||Matt Godfrey||21||209lb 12oz|
|12th||Andy Nelson||21||191lb 1oz|
|13th||Rob Wootton||21||161lb 1oz|
|14th||Andy Geldart||20||240lb 5oz|
|15th||Kieron Rich||20||221lb 2oz|
|16th||Paul Holland||20||215lb 1oz|
|17th||Des Shipp||20||212lb 10oz|
|18th||Steve Daniels||20||203lb 6oz|
|19th||Steve Ringer||20||201lb 5oz|
|20th||Sam Powell||20||188lb 14oz|
Join us tomorrow for all the action from day four!
Today’s winner on Porth was Jon Arthur on peg 74 with 16lb 15oz, Jon fished the short pole with maggot and caster. Matt Godfrey on peg 24 finished in second weighing in at 14lb 14oz fishing worm on the pole. Finishing third and fishing the long pole with worm from peg 89 with a weight of 14lb 13oz was Bradley Gibbons. Lee Riley took fourth on peg 75 with 14lb 2oz fishing the feeder with maggot.
|Matt Godfrey||peg 24||8 points||14lb 14oz|
|Lee Farmer||peg 34||8 points||8lb 3oz|
|Jon Arthur||peg 74||8 points||16lb 15oz|
|Bradley Gibbons||peg 89||8 points||14lb 13oz|
Fishing short with meat in the margins from peg 45 was Mikey Williams with a weight of 147lb 6oz. Tom Wallis took second on peg 3 with 143lb 5oz fishing at 5 metres with meat. Finishing in third place was Tom Edwards on peg 32 with 134lb 2oz fishing short with paste. With a weight of 132lb 14oz Rob Jones fished maggot in the margins from peg 36.
|Tom Wallis||peg 3||8 points||143lb 5oz|
|Rob Wootton||peg 14||8 points||105lb 5oz|
|Mikey Williams||peg 45||8 points||147lb 6oz|
|Tom Edwards||peg 32||8 points||134lb 2oz|
With a weight of 81lb 5oz Le Edwards secured himself first place on Pollawyn peg 28 fishing bomb and pellet. Nathan Watson finished in second place with a weight of 74lb 5oz on peg 20. Gary Thomas fished meat short from peg 18 and had 73lb 5oz. With a weight of 70lb 11oz was Steve Cook on peg 25 fishing short with meat.
|James Dent||peg 1||8 points||61lb 6oz|
|Lee Turner||peg 23||8 points||58lb 5oz|
|Lee Edwards||peg 28||8 points||81lb 5oz|
|Steve Barraclough||peg 45||8 points||32lb 8oz|
Dan White took first place today on Twin Oaks with 160lb 5oz from peg 17 fishing the long pole. With 145lb 12oz was Ben Fisk on peg 25 Twin Oaks fishing caster shallow and worm down the edge. On peg 9 twin Oaks Des Shipp finished in third with 110lb 4oz fishing the method short. Fishing down the edge and bomb and bread was Simon Fry who had 108lb 2oz from peg 21 Twin Oaks.
|Dan White||peg 17 (Twin Oaks)||8 points||160lb 5oz|
|Ben Fisk||peg 25 (Twin Oaks)||8 points||145lb 12oz|
|Robert Kite||peg 12 (Trelawney)||8 points||100lb 6oz|
|Paul Carnwell||peg 18 (Trelawney)||8 points||71lb 8oz|
With a weight of 105lb 14oz John Whincup finished first on Trewaters fishing hybrid feeder with pellet and meat short from peg 34. place Richie Hull weighed 91lb 10oz on peg 32 Trewaters catching his first 12 fish on method in the first hour and then swapped to pellet long. Russell Grimes fished long with caster and maggot down the edge from peg 15 Acorn and bagged 84lb 14oz. On peg 53 Trewaters Sam Powell took fourth with 81lb 15oz fishing 16 metres on pellet.
|John Whincup||peg 34 (Trewaters)||8 points||105lb 14oz|
|Sam Powell||peg 53 (Trewaters)||8 points||81lb 15oz|
|Russell Grimes||peg 15 (Acorn)||8 points||84lb 14oz|
|Alex Hulme||peg 19 (Canal)||8 points||63lb|
|1st||JAMES DENT||31||310lb 1oz|
|2nd||ANDY POWER||30||305lb 4oz|
|3rd||PHIL CANNING||30||152lb 7oz|
|4th||PAUL CARNWELL||29||414lb 8oz|
|5th||JOHN WHINCUP||29||381lb 2oz|
|6th||JAMIE WILDE||29||320lb 8oz|
|7th||ROB WOOTTON||29||266lb 6oz|
|8th||MATT GODFREY||29||224lb 10oz|
|9th||LUKE SOROKIN||28||304lb 12oz|
|10th||SAM POWELL||28||270lb 13oz|
|11th||JORDAN HOLLOWAY||27||393lb 6oz|
|12th||DES SHIPP||27||322lb 14oz|
|13th||MIKEY WILLIAMS||27||300lb 2oz|
|14th||SIMON FRY||26||346lb 2oz|
|15th||ANDY GELDART||26||332lb 2oz|
|16th||TOM EDWARDS||26||324lb 5oz|
|17th||PAUL HOLLAND||26||315lb 5oz|
|18th||PAUL BURTON||26||261lb 13oz|
|19th||RUSSELL GRIMES||25||348lb 0oz|
|20th||BEN FISK||25||309lb 4oz|
Join us tomorrow for all the action from the final day…
Today’s winner on Bolingey was Steve Ringer on peg 11 with 154lb 14oz, Steve fished in the margins with maggot. Fishing pellet from peg 15 Andy Power finished in second weighing in at 151lb 15oz. Finishing third and fishing from peg 45 and with a weight of 144lb 10oz was Phil Canning. Chris Downs took fourth on peg 36 with 133lb 14oz.
|Johnny Maddison||peg 7||8 points||100lb 11oz|
|Jon Arthur||peg 24||8 points||86lb 6oz|
|Steve Ringer||peg 11||8 points||154lb 14oz|
|Chris Downs||peg 36||8 points||133lb 14oz|
Fishing meat shallow and pellet on the deck from peg 24 was Gavin Bridge with a weight of 76lb 4oz. Mike McMillan took second on peg 23 with 58lb 8oz fishing the short pole with meat. Finishing in third place was Ryan Bennett on peg 12 with 43lb 13oz fishing meat long. With a weight of 43lb 1oz Steve Martin fished pellet waggler from peg 28.
|Ryan Bennett||peg 12||8 points||43lb 13oz|
|Gavin Bridge||peg 24||8 points||74lb 4oz|
|Steve Martin||peg 28||8 points||43lb 1oz|
|Rob Wootton||peg 35||8 points||21lb 6oz|
With a weight of 135lb 8oz Gary Thomas secured himself first place on peg 17 Twin Oaks fishing pellet up and down. Gary Walker finished in second place with a weight of 118lb 10oz on peg 15 Twin Oaks with bomb and pellet across. Lee Edwards fished down the edge from peg 23 Twin Oaks and had 113lb 14oz. With a weight of 95lb 6oz was Steve cook on peg 35 Twin Oaks.
|Gary Thomas||peg 17 (Twin Oaks)||8 points||135lb 8oz|
|Lee Edwards||peg 23 (Twin Oaks)||8 points||113lb 14oz|
|Andy Leathers||peg 16 (Trelawney)||8 points||45lb 8oz|
|Ben Hagg||peg 32 (Trelawney)||8 points||53lb 10oz|
Dan White took first place today on Trewaters with 109lb 1oz long lining to the island from peg 22. With 91lb Ben Fisk caught on pole to the island from peg 17 Acorn. On peg 51 Trewaters Danny Scott finished in third with 83lb 14oz fishing the method and long pole. Fishing the method feeder and long pole with pellet was Des Shipp who had 83lb 13oz from peg 32 Trewaters.
|Dan White||peg 22 (Trewaters)||8 points||109lb 1oz|
|Danny Scott||peg 51 (Trewaters)||8 points||83lb 14oz|
|Ben Fisk||peg 17 (Acorn)||8 points||91lb|
|Sam Collett||peg 5 (Canal)||8 points||47lb 4oz|
With a weight of 15lb 12oz Lee Kerry finished first on Porth today fishing the feeder with maggot from peg 82. In second place Darren Cox weighed 14lb 9oz on peg 89, Darren fished feeder with worm and the long pole with ground bait and maggot. Kevin Wadge fished pellet feeder from peg 40 and bagged 14lb 2oz. On peg 38 Chris Kitchin took fourth with 13lb 9oz.
|Andrew Ford||peg 21||8 points||7lb 8oz|
|Kevin Wadge||peg 40||8 points||14lb 2oz|
|Russell Grimes||peg 74||8 points||13lb 1oz|
|Lee Kerry||peg 82||8 points||15lb 12oz|
|1st||JAMES DENT||38 DROPPING 7||358lb 5oz|
|2nd||ROB WOOTTON||37 DROPPING 6||287lb 12oz|
|3rd||LEE EDWARDS||32 DROPPING 1||381lb 1oz|
|4th||ANDY POWER||37 DROPPING 7||457lb 3oz|
|5th||PHIL CANNING||36 DROPPING 6||297l 1oz|
|6th||ANDY LEATHERS||33 DROPPING 3||258lb 12oz|
|7th||TOM EDWARDS||32 DROPPING 2||367lb 5oz|
|8th||LEE KERRY||32 DROPPING 2||300lb 10oz|
|9th||BRADLEY GIBBONS||31 DROPPING 1||288lb 10oz|
|10th||JAMIE WILDE||36 DROPPING 7||327lb 3oz|
|11th||JOHN WHINCUP||35 DROPPING 6||391lb 15oz|
|12th||PAUL CARNWELL||34 DROPPING 5||470lb 8oz|
|13th||MATT GODFREY||34 DROPPING 5||270lb 8oz|
|14th||RUSSELL GRIMES||33 DROPPING 4||361lb 1oz|
|15th||DES SHIPP||34 DROPPING 6||406lb 11oz|
|16th||BEN FISK||33 DROPPING 5||400lb 4oz|
|17th||LUKE SOROKIN||33 DROPPING 5||341lb 4oz|
|18th||KEVIN WADGE||33 DROPPING 5||295lb 8oz|
|19th||STEVE RINGER||32 DROPPING 4||357lb 11oz|
|20th||SAM POWELL||32 DROPPING 4||277lb 15oz|
|21st||JOHNNY MADDISON||33 DROPPING 6||370lb 11oz|
|22nd||JORDAN HOLLOWAY||32 DROPPING 5||401lb 1oz|
|23rd||MIKEY WILLIAMS||32 DROPPING 5||322lb 10oz|
|24th||MARTIN HOLMES||29 DROPPING 2||285lb 15oz|
Well done to all who took part, and a massive thankyou to Preston Innovations!