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* Blundell’s, nr Warrington, Cheshire. Sat, 32. Gary Whalley (Bait-Tech) 51-2-0, mirror and F1 carp, pellet, 9m, peg 33 Trio; Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 40-10-0; Dave Swain (Garbolino/Dynamite Bait) 40-2-0; Mike Billingham (Bag’em Baits) 28-12-0; Alan Sharman (Garbolino Elton) 23-3-0; Lee Thornton (Middy Bag’em) 21-4-0. Sun, 30. Steve Parry (Daiwa Guru) 48-0-0, mirror F1 and common carp to 3 lb, pellet, 14m, peg 9 Trio; Gary Whalley (Bait-Tech) 44-13-0; Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 42-14-0; Stuart Taylor (Tackle Saver) 40-11-0.

* Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, Staffs., Sat (Nov.23), Meadow & Canal Pools, 39. Gary Lees (Gilder’s Tackle) 82-5-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 15; Jon Arthur (Maver Midlands) 81-12-0; Antony King (Ted Carter Southport) 74-8-0; Jason Brown (Maver Midlands) 73-6-0; Steve Knowles (Ted Carter Southport) 71-8-0; John Chapman (Ted Carter Southport) 67-12-0. Sun, Island & Match Pools, 51. John Bradshaw (Gilder’s Tackle) 80-6-0, stocky mirror carp, poled pellet, Island peg 28; Tom Ebbrell (Connect Tackle) 75-8-0; Graham Thomas (Wrexham) 70-6-0; Phil Mellor (Heronbrook) 53-10-0; Tony Weightman (Ted Carter Southport) 52-2-0; Lee Turner (Heronbrook) 46-0-0.

* Lancs WL, High Heyes Farm, Eccleston, Preston. Danny Maguire (Mosella Eccleston) 117-4-0, 22 carp, bread, 10m, peg 22; Lee Beresford (Mosella) 29-8-0; Lee Denton (Burscough As) 23-6-0; Steve Hoyle (Izaaks MG) 22-12-0. Teams. Mosella NW 19; Izaaks MG 21; Eccleston 29; Burscough AS 29. Final League: Izaaks MG 11; Standish Sharks 16; Eccleston 21; Burscough AS 22.

* Liverpool DAA Neptune Angling Teams, Leeds Liverpool Canal, Cricket Pitch Gardens, Liverpool. Sun, 32. Alan Morris (Wigan MG) 10-13-0, bream, tench & roach, bread punch and caster, 12.5m, peg near motorway bridge; Peter Gradwell (LAS Red) 7-1-1; Peter Bake (LAS Green) 5-13-4; Joe Farrell (LAS Green) 5-6-0. Teams: LAS Red 8; LAS Green 9; Wigan MG 11. Final League: LAS Red 89, 105-4-0; Wigan MG 89, 97-13-0; LAS Blue 90; LAS Black 94.

* North Wales WL, Cudmore Fisheries, Staffs. Sun, 38. Jake Robinson (Maver Midlands/Bag‘Em) 122-0-0, 25 carp, waggler and feeder, corn and bread, Arena peg 31; Ben Roberts (Drennan NW) 66-4-0; Martin Leck (Maver Midlands) 62-12-0; Colin Mayor (Drennan NW) 59-8-0; Dave White (Maver Midlands) 51-4-0; Dave Emlyn (Oakengates Angling Centre) 50-0-0. Teams: Maver Midlands 20; Drennan NW 24; Oakengates Angling Centre 27; Matrix Total Angling 32. Final league placings: Maver Midlands 9 (131 section points); Drennan NW 9 (138 section points); Oakengates Angling Centre 22; Matrix Total Angling 26.

* Partridge Lakes, Culcheth, Cheshire. Sun, 40, Covey 1, 2, 3 & 4. John Nugent (Ashton Angling) 57-11-0, mirror and F1 carp, white maggot, 7 and 11m, peg 15; Paul Coyle (Preston Innovation) 47-14-0; Kerry Kirkwood (Black Swan) 45-4-0; Dave Hodson (Deeside Tackle) 40-6-0; Gary Matthews (Matthews 580) 38-6-0; Chris Ruscoe (Rod n Reel) 38-4-0.

* Partridge WL, Covey and Spay lakes. Sun, 55. Shaun Cook (NWS) 58-11-0, F1 carp, maggot, 11m, peg 25; Paul Coyle (Preston Innovation) 56-4-0; John Corliss (Garbolino Elton) 48-8-0; Ian Burley (NW Baits) 41-1-0; Neil Smith (Partridge Lakes) 40-8-0; Steve Knoll (Partridge Lakes) 40-7-0. Teams: Garbolino Elton 12; Mick Reed and Guru both 19; Drennan NW 28. League: Garbolino Elton 53; Mick Reed 69; Drennan 72.

* St. Helens AA, Carr Mill Dam. Merseyside. Sun, 34. Bob Smith (St. Helens) 12-12-0, skimmer bream to 1 lb 8 oz, worm and maggot, bread feeder, peg 84; Jimmy Hines (Saints) 12-6-0; Shaun Fletcher (St. Helens) 11-14-0; Mark Tallon (Farnworth Angling Centre) 9-0-0.

* Wigan DAA, Leeds-Liverpool Canal, Ring ‘o’ Bells. Sat, 36. Mark Webb (Saints) 5-4-0, skimmer bream 12 oz and roach, bread punch and caster, 11 and 13m pole, peg 625; Dave Edgeley (Wigan MG) 4-11-0; Danny Martin (Wigan MG) 4-9-0; Sean Wharton (Gidlow Angling) 3-15-0.

* Wigan Winter League. Leeds-Liverpool Canal, Gathurst to Apply Bridge. Sun, 78. Dave Massey (Wigan MG) 13-14-0, roach and bream, bread punch and worm, 12.5m, peg 248; Gary Marchant (Mosella NW) 11-12-12; Kevin Garry (Hindley) 8-6-4; Jon Jowett (Maver NW) 7-7-2; Anthony Marsden (Wigan MG) 7-4-12; Kev Gillett (Mosella AT) 4-8-1. Teams: Wigan MG 20; Preston AT 23; Rochdale Red 26; Mosella AT 28. Final League: Ted Carter Preston 14; Wigan MG 16; Maver NW 20; Saints 25. Individual: Jon Jowett.

* Winsford, River Weaver, Cheshire, Sun, 35. Steve Walton (Nights Grange) 20-8-0, bream, skimmers and roach, caster, whip and long pole; Steve Watson (Atomic Baits) 16-3-0; Darren Hogg (Edgely Sport) 16-0-0; Andy Insley (Rudheath Social) 15-6-0.

* Wirral WL, Bridgewater Canal, Lymm, Cheshire. Sun, 36. Simon Mottram (Browning Lifestyle Red) 8-13-0, roach and skimmers, poled bread and squatt, peg B5; Stef Johansen (Team Eclipse) 7-5-0; Phil Cross (Team Guinness) 6-13-0; Martin Owen (Browning Lifestyle Blue) 6-13-0; Fred Cheetham (Team Eclipse) 5-13-0; Steve Dudley (Browning Lifestyle Blue) 5-5-0. Teams: Browning Lifestyle Red 33; Browning Lifestyle Blue 27; Team Guinness 23; Team Eclipse 19; Frank’s 15; Cheshire MG 11. League: Browning Lifestyle Red 128; Browning Lifestyle Blue 123; Team Guinness 120; Frank’s 99; Team Eclipse 89; Cheshire MG 73.

 

 

 

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Smaller fishing match results

Bannister House, Match Canal. Merseyside. Sun, 29. Mark Halliwell (Bag’em Tackle Tarts) 182-12-0, common and mirror carp, pellet, 14 and 16m, peg 22; Alan Bruce (Ray’s Tackle) 141-12-0; Phil Wilson (Macey’s) 60-10-0; Bob Cornick (Macey’s) 55-0-0; Dave Morgan (Elton Tackle) 46-8-0; Barry Helliwell (Rochdale/ Macey’s) 34-0-0.

Blundell’s, nr Warrington, Cheshire. Wed, 23. Andy Bennett (Daiwa/Guru) 57-10-0, mirror and F1 carp, pellet, 11 and 16m, peg 7 Trio; Gary Whalley (Bait-Tech) 54-11-0; Dave Simpson (Homeguard AC) 39-6-0; Mitch Rawlinson (Fishing Republic) 37-7-0; Tom Barlow (Maver NW) 37-0-0; Stuart Taylor (Tackle Saver) 32-0-0.

Brookside. Snake Pit. Cheshire. Thurs, 18. Trevor Dewhurst (Premier Driveways) 69-10-0, carp and silver fish, pellet, pole 11m, peg 7; Tom Barlow (Maver NW) 59-0-0; Dean Edwards (Fisherman’s Way) 45-8-0; Derrick Bibby (Cheshire Angling) 36-0-0; John Shellam (Stalybridge) 27-6-0; Dave Williams (Fisherman’s Way) 26-6-0. Sat, 21. Trevor Dewhurst (Premier Driveways) 47-4-0, carp to 3 lb, pellet, 11m pole, peg 11; Mark Plevin (Deggy’s Tackle) 35-0-0, Nick Butterworth (Cheshire Angling) 24-14-0; Jimmy Kelly (JW Pole Repairs) 24-0-0. Sun, 23. Trevor Dewhurst (Premier Driveways) 39-0-0, carp, pellet, pole 11m, peg 1; John Shellam (Stalybridge) 26-8-0; Nick Butterworth (Cheshire Angling) 24-0-0; Chris Shaw (Ted Carter Southport) 23-4-0.

Firswood Fishery, Skelmersdale, Lancs. Wed, 20. Paul Mossman (Tri-Cast Highfield) 84-10-0, F1 carp, maggot, 13m pole, peg 10; Philip Barton (St. Helens) 40-12-0; Steve Rimmer (St. Helens Tackle & Bait) 35-10-0; Geoff Bowden (Firswood Fishery) 32-8-0.

Hampton Springs, Malpas, Cheshire. Tues, 24. Tony Matthias (Kellogg’s AC) 48-15-0, carp, maggot, method feeder, peg 29 Rock Pool; Ken Humphries (Hampton) 31-8-0; Chris Hughes (Deggys) 31-8-0; Eddie Simpson (Eddies Bait Supplies) 24-1-0. Sun, 25, Poplars, Alice Springs & Rock, Silvers. Les Picken (Hollywell Anglers) 31-12-0, skimmer bream, pellet, peg 6 Alice Springs; John Woodrow (Chester Tackle Locker) 31-8-0; Phil Prescott (Chester Locker Tackle) 26-10-0; Paul Johnson (Tackle Locker) 24-14-0; Stuart Davies (Tackle Locker) 23-10-0.

Hanchurch Fisheries, Stoke-On-Trent, Staffs. Sun, Model Canal, 27. John Fellows (Hanchurch) 58-13-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 8; Steve Crompton (Hanchurch) 44-12-0; Alan Merrill (Hanchurch) 37-14-0; D. Coleman 33-13-0.

Lingmere, Match Lakes, Cheshire. Wed, OAPs Xmas Match, 29. Jimmy Dewhurst (Birkenhead) 53-4-0, F1 carp and ide, caster, 13m, peg 9; Peter Cooke (Lobol) 38-5-0; Mark Greasley (Maver Cheshire) 36-7-0; Phil Barwell (Widnes AC) 35-10-0. Sat, 19. Barry Bush (Lingmere) 97-2-0, F1 carp, pellet, 11m pole, peg 43; Dave Woodworth (Lingmere) 70-10-0; Phil Henry (Fishermans Tackle) 67-2-0; Steve Balson (Lingmere) 47-10-0.

Meadow View, Lark Pool, Cheshire. Tues, OAPs, 19. Ray Ignett (Shaw’s Tackle) 46-0-0, carp to 5 lb, pellet and corn, 13m, peg 6; Roy Davis (Salemore) 30-9-0; George Osbourn (Shaw’s Tackle) 25-8-0; Roy Woodward (Meadow View) 14-8-0. Thurs, OAPs, Thrush Pool, 18. Dave White (Edgerley Sports) 77-0-0, carp to 8 lb, pellet and maggot, 8m, peg 11; Phil Barwell (Widnes AC) 53-0-0; Ray Ignett (Shaw’s Tackle) 20-8-0; Rodger Peet (Oldham Owls) 19-6-0. Sun, Lark, 26. Dave Hancock (Meadow View) 71-8-0, carp to 8 lb, corn and pellet, 14m, peg 3; Darren Catterall (Meadow View) 69-8-0; Wayne Pollet (Track) 58-0-0; Barry Davis (Deeside Tackle) 41-12-0.

Mill House, Mescar Lake, Merseyside. Wed, 16. Stan Phillips (Liverpool Dockers) 39-8-0, carp to 5 lb, pellet, pole 10m, peg 60; Bobby Reynolds (Liverpool Dockers) 31-0-0; Gerry O’Hara (Norris Green) 27-10-0; Jimmy Faulkner (Broad Green) 25-12-0. Sun, Mistral, 15. Mattie Higgins (Maghull) 118-0-0, carp to 4 lb, pellet, pole 14m, peg 45; Alex Bentley (Rays Tackle) 54-0-0; Jeff Stirrat (Ted Carter Southport) 49-8-0; Dave Cheetham (BAS) 43-0-0.

Newton-le-Willows AA, Vulcan Reservoir, Lancs. Thurs, over-60s, 28. Barry Holbrook (Warrington) 12-11-0, carp roach and skimmers, caster, 11m, peg 8; Eddie Cook (Warrington) 10-0-0; Frank Holden (Liverpool) 7-4-0; Dougie Thom (Liverpool) 6-6-8. Sun, 22. Ray Sharrocks (Farnworth) 14-5-0, carp and roach, caster, 12m, peg 25; Mark Unwin (Newton-le-Willows) 5-9-8; Ian Alexandra (Newton-le-Willows) 3-10-0; Graham Sixsmith (St. Helens) 2-15-8.

Northwich, River Weaver, Hunts Lock. Sat, 22. Kevin Ashurst (Fermanagh) 10-15-0, roach, caster, 11m, drawn above lock; Rod Frazer (Vale Royal Angling) 9-9-0; Danny Sixsmith (Sixsmith Pole Repairs) 8-14-0; Kevin Simpson (Vale Royal Angling) 7-8-0.

Old Hough Fishery, Warmingham, Cheshire. Tues, Prospect Pool, 8. Phil Cliffe Snr. (Old Hough) 29-2-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet; Barry Holmes (Old Hough) 23-11-0. Thurs, Upper Benbo, 7. Pete Johnson (Old Hough) 33-13-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet; John Cheetham (Old Hough) 19-11-0. Sat, Big Max Pool, 13. Mal Dawes (Old Hough) 16-6-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet; Mike Briggs (Old Hough) 11-0-0; Steve Michaels (Tri-Cast) 8-9-0; Mark Astbury (Old Hough) 7-13-0.

Partridge Lakes, Culcheth, Cheshire. Mon, 24. Spay, Marsh & Ribbon lakes. Chris Weeder snr (St. Helens Tackle& Bait) 14-11-0, F1 carp, corn, 6m, peg 5 Spay; Gordon Fielding (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 10-2-0; John Ormisher (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 8-11-0; Richie Sargent (Atherton Tackle) 7-4-0. Tues, Covey, 28. Edward Bibby (Wigan Angling Centre) 54-6-0, F1 common and mirror carp, bread, 13m, peg 2; Connor Barlow (Drennan NW) 38-12-0; Steve Openshaw (Lingmere) 34-1-0; Mick Reed (Garbolino Elton) 33-0-0. Wed, Covey, OAPs, 54. Barry Richardson (Rochdale Angling Centre) 39-2-0, common and F1 carp plus chub, maggot and pellet, 6m, peg 115 Cover 5; Denis Ockwell (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 37-11-0; Barry Little (Dave’s Wigan) 36-11-0; Tommy Aspinall (Atherton Tackle) 35-9-0; Des Greenhough (Partridge Lakes) 35-1-0; Edward Battersby (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 34-15-0. Thurs. Covey 4 & 6, 20. Steve Kelly (Rays Tackle) 69-1-0, chub mirror common and F1 carp, maggot, 13m, peg 156; Paul Coyle (Preston Innovations) 62-7-0; Mike Asprey (Poplars) 59-13-0; Chris Weeder snr (St. Helens Tackle& Bait) 52-8-0. Sat, Covey 5, 17. David Rigby (St. Helens) 39-12-0, F1 carp, maggot, 8m, peg 126; Ian Wilson (Partridge Lakes) 38-1-0; Chris Weeder snr (St. Helens Tackle& Bait) 33-2-0; John Gilbert (Partridge Lakes) 23-8-0.

St. Helens AA, Carr Mill Dam. Merseyside. Mon, 18. Paul Swift (Bolton) 16-7-0, skimmer bream, worm and red maggot, bread feeder, peg 83; Gedd Rigby (St. Helens) 12-13-0; Lee Addy (Drennan NW/Bait Tech) 8-10-0.

Wigan DAA,  Leeds-Liverpool Canal, Crook, Lancs. Wed, 25. Mark Rimmer (Mosella) 5-5-0, roach, bread punch, pole 11m, peg 139; Tony Prescott (Chorley Social) 5-2-0; Alan Whalley (Gidlow Angling) 4-8-0; Paul Robinson (Wigan MG) 4-0-0; Joe Lawrence (Bolton) 4-0-0.

 

 

 

 

 

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