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North West Angler’s Mail matches for April 14/15 2012.

Bannister Farm, Match Lake. Merseyside. Sun. 46. Jamie Hughes (Maver/Bag’emBaits) 113-12-0, carp to 6 lb and chub 4 lb, pellet, 16m pole, peg 21; Joe Kenyon (Ted Carter’s Preston) 68-6-0; Dave Connolly (Southport) 60-0-0; Carl Fletcher (Lingmere Fishery) 58-6-0.

Blundell’s, Roving match. Cheshire. Wed. 27. Andy Bennett (Daiwa Guru) 84-13-0, 17 mirror and common carp to 8 lb, meat, Method feeder, peg 53 Ash; Chris Weeder Jnr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 68-9-0; Rob Hodgson (Hazelgrove) 64-13-0; Ian Cox (Stalybridge Angling) 62-6-0. Sat. 57. Andy Jameson (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 94-12-0, F1s and carp to 2 lb, shallow caster, 11m pole, peg 15 East Lodge; Keith Padmore (Ted Carter’s Preston) 84-14-0; David Doherty (Edgley Sports) 70-0-0; Gary Whalley (Bait Tech) 67-11-0; Andy Musgrove (Edgley Sports) 65-0-0; Alan Howarth (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 62-13-0. Sun. 30. John McFarland (Rochdale Angling Centre) 63-8-0, F1s and carp to 2 lb, sweetcorn, 13m pole, peg 27 Trio; Jim Price (Deeside Tackle) 63-3-0; Steve Openshaw (Lingmere Fishery) 60-14-0; Geoff Scott (Rochdale Angling) 55-14-0.

Brookside, Snake Pit. Cheshire. Thurs. 24. Dave Pollitt (Hirst Tackle) 101-2-0, carp to 3 lb and ide, soft pellet, 9 and 12m pole, peg 2; Alan Metcalfe (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 60-12-0; John Jones (Garbolino Elton) 56-14-0; Nick Butterworth (Cheshire Angling) 53-0-0. Sat. Snake & Willow. 44. Mark Plevin (Deggies Tackle) 92-4-0, carp to 3 lb, punch bread, 12m pole, peg 20 Willow; Paul Jones (Bait-Tech) 88-12-0; Neil Rogerson (Fox Match Bait tech) 59-6-0; Alan Sharman (Garbolino Elton) 58-2-0. Sun. 53. Mark Plevin (Deggies Tackle) 79-8-0, carp to 3 lb and F1s, punch bread, 12m pole, peg 1 Snake; Paul Farquhar (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 69-6-0; Nick Butterworth (Cheshire Angling) 64-12-0; Andy Moores (Maver Pickering’s) 54-14-0; Craig Ebbrell (Maver Midland) 49-10-0; Andy Grimes (Mosella) 40-0-0.

Hall Lane Fishery, Gwen’s Canal. Merseyside. Thurs. 16. Bill Edmunds (Ted Carter’s Preston) 43-0-0, small carp and skimmer bream, pellet and red maggot, 8 and 12m pole, peg 14; Alan Feeney (High Heyes) 34-4-0; Frank Holding (Ted Carter’s Southport) 27-4-0.

Hanchurch Fisheries, Hanchurch, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, Wed. 13. T. Stott (Stoke-on-Trent) 30-2-0, carp and F1s, poled pellet, peg 51; Mark Taylor (Trentside Tackle) 21-15-0; P. Burgess (Manchester) 21-11-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, near Eccleshall, Staffordshire, Sun. Canal, Bridge and Match Pools, 45. Mick Henshaw (Stalybridge AC) 119-10-0, all F1s to 8 oz, poled pellet, Match Lake 1; Graham Bowers (Heronbrook Fisheries) 96-2-0; D. Thorn (Stoke-on-Trent) 76-10-0; Rob Pennington (St. Helens) 72-4-0; Anthony King (Ted Carter, Southport) 64-8-0; Dave McManus (Manchester) 58-12-0.

High Heyes Farm, Lake Three. Lancashire. Sat. 23. Paul Meadows (Cast NW) 52-0-0, ide and barbel, red maggot, 4m pole, peg 19; Martin Liptrot (Saints) 35-12-0; Stuart Almond (Vajjazzel NW) 28-8-0; Ray Spalls (Mack’s Tackle) 20-12-0.

JCB, Rocester, Staffordshire, Sun. Silver Fish, North Lake, 25. Karl Hammond (JCB) 47-10-0, all bream, Method feeder and maggot/worm, peg 58; Rob Wootton (Middy) 28-12-0; Andy Taft (Bait Tech) 24-2-0; Mark Eustace (Leicester Sensas) 22-6-0; John Thorpe (JCB) 20-0-0. Sun. Woodseat Hall Lake, 20. Ansy Taft (Bait Tech) 16-10-0, skimmers, poled pellet, peg 49; Ian Harnet (JCB) 11-15-0; Tony Jeffery (JCB) 9-12-0; John Shawcross (JCB) 8-4-0.

Lingmere, Match Lake. Cheshire. Thurs. 17. John Powers (Hoylake) 73-10-0, carp to 4 lb and F1s, soft pellet, 16m pole to island, peg 20; Andy Kirk (Bidston) 69-6-0; Dave Randles (Moreton) 43-10-0; Steve Openshaw (Lingmere Fishery) 39-12-0. Sat. John Powers (Hoylake) 62-6-0, carp to 5 lb, F1s and silver fish, soft pellet, 14m pole to island, peg 21; Dave Woodworth (Lingmere Fishery) 52-8-0; Tony Moran (Vine Baits) 50-8-0; Dave Randles (Moreton) 40-8-0.

Meadow View, Cheshire. Tues. OAPs. Lark Pool. 20. Roy Morgan (Gosjak) 64-8-0, carp to 7 lb, pellet, feeder fishing, peg 2; Joe McNab (Cosjak) 41-10-0; Ray Hignett (Shaw’s Tackle) 40-6-0; Richard Rawsthorne (Ashton Angling Supplies) 34-12-0. Thurs. OAPs. Thrush. 16. Graham Broughton (Bait Tech) 32-12-0, small carp to 3 lb, sweetcorn, 8m pole, peg 13; Les Oliver (Lymm) 18-8-0; Ken Jefferies (Edgley Sports) 15-4-0; Jim Holmes (Woodhouse Park) 14-12-0. Sat. 28. Paul Ledgerton (Widnes) 77-8-0, carp to 6 lb, corn and pellet, 12m pole, peg 41; Phil Barwell (Widnes Angling Centre) 67-4-0; Ricky Salmon (Meadow View) 65-14-0; Jim Garside (Team Hydro) 51-4-0.

Middlewich Spring League, Trent and Mersey Canal, Middlewich, Sun. Round Three, 80. Ben Garbett (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde Red) 8-6-0, roach and gudgeon, poled squatt and pinkie, Ideal Standards section; Ken Mainwaring (Late Comers) 7-7-4; Ian ‘Tash’ Morrison (Ted Carter Southport) 6-14-1; Paul Turner (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde Red) 6-1-7; Simon Mottram (Browning Lifestyle Blue) 6-0-1; Roger Gardom (Ted Carter, Southport) 5-0-0. Teams: Frank’s Four 61; Ted Carter, Southport and Four Ashes Quiet Boys 57; Maver Tipton Van den Eynde Red 53; Browning Lifestyle Red 52; Late Comers and Birkenhead AC both 48. League: Browning Lifesyle Blue 170; Maver Tipton Van den Eynde Gold, Maver Tipton Van den Eynde Red and Ted Carter, Southport all 161; Browning Lifestyle Green 152; Rugeley MG 150; Browning Lifestyle Red 146; Frank’s Four 144; Late Comers and Four Ashes Quiet Boys both 141; Exiles 135; Maver Tipton Nelly 122; Birkenhead AC 116; Dams and Lock 114; Betley’s Monsters 108; Penkridge and Sam’s Tackle Green both 96; Sam’s Tackle Blue 81; Cheshire MG 67; Saints 49.

Mill House, Mescar Lake. Merseyside. Wed. 21. Dave Phillips (Ted Carter’s Preston) 55-10-0, carp to 8 lb, soft pellet while feeding little and often, 12m pole, peg 52; Steve McGuffie (Wavertree) 47-2-0; Gerry O’Hara (Broadgreen) 36-6-0; Paul Farquhar (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 35-8-0. Sat. 21. Paul Farquhar (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 97-12-0, carp to 10 lb, bread shallow and sweetcorn, 14m pole and Method feeder, peg 53; Steve Parry (Daiwa Guru) 49-0-0; Mick Woolvine (Ted Carter’s Southport) 46-8-0; Colin Ambrose (Mersey Dockers) 43-12-0.

Newton-le-Willows AA, Sankey Canal Upper Pound. Merseyside. Thurs. Over 60s. 35. Eddie Cook (Warrington) 13-13-0, bream and skimmers, soft pellet, 13m pole, peg 46; Alan Tweedle (Widnes) 8-4-0; Ivor Brown (Newton) 8-3-0.

Northern AA Perfect Image, Rochdale Canal at Boarshaw Bridge. Macclesfield Canal. Cheshire. Sun. 30. Simon Smith (River Rods) 3-14-0, tench 3lb and small roach, red maggot, 12m pole, peg 17; Dennis Hill (Trafford Angling) 1-12-0; Gedd Martin (Tri-Cast Highfield) 1-10-0; John Edwards (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 1-8-0.

Northwood Garden Centre Aggregate, Hanchurch Fisheries, Hanchurch, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, Sun. 15. John Rowley (J & D Windows) 55-3-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 10; Chris Parker (Hanchurch Fisheries) 38-13-0; Danny Lowndes (Hanchurch Fisheries) 29-10-0.

Partridge Lakes, Covey Canal. Cheshire. Wed. 57. Martin Kershaw (Oldham Owls) 42-10-0, carp, ide and F1s, soft pellet in the nearside margins, 9m pole, peg 61; Chris Weeder Snr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 37-12-0; Tom Aspinall (Atherton Tackle) 33-10-0; Frank Holding (Ted Carter’s Southport) 31-12-0. Sat. 38. Ron Buckley (Fisherman’s Way) 79-1-0, soft pellet, 11m pole, peg 92; Tom Brownbill (Maver NW) 67-11-0; Daz Shaw (Maver NW) 64-5-0; Dave Bradley (Maver NW) 62-12-0. Sun. 76. Mark Lucas (Mosella) 55-1-0, mirror and common carp to 5lb and F1s, worm, caster and pellet, 8 and 12n pole, peg 84; John Kenning (Goole) 46-12-0; Ian Blakeley (Saints) 46-2-0; Chris Jenkins (Cheshire Angling) and Darren Cloran (Garbolino Elton) 44-7-0; John Turner (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 43-2-0.

St. Helens AA, Carr Mill Dam. Merseyside. Sun. 41. Steve Rimmer (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 12-12-0, skimmer bream, red maggot, groundbait feeder, peg 81; Simon Stott (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 12-11-0; Graham Ramsdale (Wigan) 7-13-0; Mark Tallon (Swinton) 5-15-0.

Stapeley Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffordshire, Sat. Suez Canal, 24. Will Crowder (Ultimate Pellets) 71-12-0, mainly carp to 6 lb with some skimmers, poled pellet, peg 12; Steve Wilton (Ultimate Pellets) 64-12-0; Ade Shepherd (Stapeley Cudmore) 63-8-0; Anthony King (Protak Barlows) 59-4-0; Graham Bowers (Heronbrook) 56-14-0; Andy Moors (Maver Pickering’s) 54-10-0. Sun. New Pools 1 and 5. 24. Dave White (Maver Midlands) 90-6-0, carp to 4 lb and some skimmers, poled pellet, Pool 5 peg 37; Trevor Hamlyn (Richmond’s) 60-6-0; Anthony Furnival (Ted Carter, Southport) 58-6-0; Gary Skerritt (Maver Pickering’s) 47-2-0; Gary Kirby (Stapeley Cudmore) 33-10-0; Andy Rogers (Stapeley Cudmore) 33-4-0.

Wigan & District AA, Leeds-Liverpool Canal. Lancashire. Wed. Adlington Marina. 27. Dave Trafford (Ted Carter’s Preston) 3-12-0, 5 skimmer bream and roach, punch bread, 11m pole, pegged at red house; Norman Watson (Hindley MG) 2-13-8; Alan Whalley (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 2-8-0; Rob Porter (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 2-4-0. Sat. Appley Bridge. 27. Les Williams (Chorley) 5-2-8, bream to 4 lb, roach and perch, punch bread and worm, 7 and 11m pole, pegged at 3rd swing bridge; Kevin Stothers (Hindley MG) 3-0-12; Alan Whalley (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 2-2-8; Danny Martin (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 2-0-4. Sun. Wigan Ted Carter Spring League. Burscough Town. 48. Daz Shaw (Maver NW) 10-11-0, bream, skimmers and roach, punch bread and caster, 11m pole, pegged in town; Rob Porter (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 6-7-10; S Ashworth (Maver NW) 6-2-12. Teams: Maver NW 13; San’s 15; Ted Carter’s Preston and Standish 24.

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