Hillaby scoops North of England Championship

Scarborough’s Matt Hillaby won the 2014 North of England Codling Championship - the showpiece event of the Filey Angling Festival.

Monday, 15th September 2014, 4:54 pm
Scarborough angler Matty Hillaby receives the North of England Codling championship trophyand £500 from match sponsor Mrs Dixon of Dixons Discount Warehouse

Hillaby’s haul was enough to edge out fellow Scarborian Paul Medd and home angler Chris Scaife.

Filey Fishing Festival 2014 Shore Match Results

Day Nine

North of England Codling Championship

The Late Sir Dennis Bayley Challenge Cup

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Class 1

Matt Hillaby (Scarborough) 20-14-5

Paul Medd (Scarborough) 20-6-6

Chris Scaife (Filey) 20-6-2

Mark Smaith (Redcar) 15-4-9

Lee Brockbank (Redcar) 15-4-0

Rob Allison (Loftus) 15-0-3

Colin Stainthorpe (Whitby) 14-2-7

G Watson (Middlesbrough) 14-0-4

Phil Arliss (Filey) 13-2-9

Pete Dunn (Filey) 12-3-9

Marc Smith (Filey) 12-0-0

S Dixon (Sunderland) 9-12-0

R Blakeborough 9-7-4

Frank Colling 9-6-4

Denis Thompson 9-6-2

Pete Atkinson 9-3-4

Steve Coverdale 9-2-1

Dave Gyte 8-15-3

Steve I’anson 8-11-1

Martin Dixon 8-3-3


Audrey Childs 4-6-7


Mark Smith (Redcar) 15-4-9

Juvenile Class

Miles I’Anson 1-7-9