Ashford ladies made a winning start to their East Women’s League, South East Division season with a 2-0 win at Tunbridge Wells. New skipper Annie White and Kim Cameron were the scorers. They begin their home campaign against Burnt Ash on Saturday (1pm). Ashford ladies’ 2nds won 3-2 at Bromley & Beckenham in Kent Women’s Division 1, while the 3rds were beaten 3-0 at home by Tunbridge Wells. The two teams face each other at Ball Lane this weekend. (11.30am). Ashford Men’s 1sts drew 1-1 at home to Maidstone in a friendly. A number of codling have been reported from beaches and piers, These include four in a competition for in-form Stuart Joy, who won the latest Dungeness Angling Association rover. Other results include the Martin Walters Sea Anglers who fished Folkestone pier, with winner Andrew Gainey netting a 5lb 6oz specimen. Gainey had a total weight of 11lb 4oz, with second place going to Rowan Lee on 9lb 12oz and third to Danny Jago with 8lb 12oz. Even the latest Fountain event, fishing for the Brian Warne Memorial trophy, produced three codling despite it being
Ashford 3rds 0 Tunbridge Wells 3rds 3, Holcombe 2nds 2 Sevenoaks Ladies Acorns 3, Marden Russets 5 New Beccehamian 2, Bromley and Beckenham 3rds 2 Ashford 2nds 3, Bexleyheath & Belvedere 2nds 2 Herne Bay 5.
Holcombe 2nds v Bexleyheath & Belvedere 2nds, Tunbridge Wells 3rds v Folkestone Optimist 2nds, Ashford 2nds v Ashford 3rds, Blackheath and OEs 2nds v Marden Russets, Herne Bay v Bromley and Beckenham 3rds, Sevenoaks Ladies Acorns v New Beccehamian.