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North East Angler’s Mail Matches for April 6/7 2013


Bank End, Finningley. Sun. 28. Steve Cawston (R &R Sports) 226-15-0, carp on waggler and pellet, peg 15 (New 6 hour match record); Dean Foster (Kerfoots) 81-4-0; Reg Fearn (Daiwa Dons) 68-1-0; Matt Grove (Bank End) 48-8-0; Graham Clarke (Bank End) 38-14-0; Mark Kettle (Bank End) 33-10-0.

Barnburgh fishery, Doncaster. Mon. 22. Andy Shaw (Barnburgh) 45-0-0, F1’s on pole and pellet, peg 5; Rob Burgin (Barnburgh) 30-0-0; Dave Molineux (Barnburgh) 20-0-0; A Wilburn (Barnburgh) 19-12-0. Over 50’s. Tue. 16. Malc Bailey (Castleford) 47-0-0, F1’s on pole and maggot; Steve Sherburn (Barnburgh) 32-0-0; S Ridgeley (Barnburgh) 25-0-0; Andy Mac (Barnburgh) 20-0-0. Wed. Gary Jubb (Barnburgh) 64-0-0, F1’s on pole and maggot, peg 6; Craig Preistley (Barnburgh) 39-0-0; Dave Durrans (Barnburgh) 35-0-0; Steve Mazza (Yorkshire Baits) 32-0-0. Sun. 32. Andy Shaw (Barnburgh) 44-0-0, F1’s on pole and caster; Kyle Wainwright (Colmic) 42-0-0; Daz Taylor (Lindholme) 41-8-0; Dave Durrans (Barnburgh) 38-0-0.

Bob-Co Carpvale Spring Series, Cyprio and Match Lakes, Sun. 36. Graham Twohey (Garbolino Elton) 35-1-0, 8 carp on method feeder and meat from peg 19; Gary Miller (Bob-Co) 31-4-0; Dave Wright (Bob-Co) 30-4-0; Steve Sharples (Bob-Co) 29-8-0.

Daiwa Hallcroft, Retford. Mon. Croft and Bridge 18. Jason Skipper (Gainsborough) 31-12-0, skimmers and 2 small carp on 10m pole and pellet, Croft 24; Graham Westwater (MAP Marukyu) 30-12-0; Steve Richards (Peg One) 27-4-0; Chris Line (Hallcroft) 22-6-0; Ian Temple (Retford) 18-12-0. Veterans. Thurs. Moat. 28. Dave Sewell (James Maude Linden AC) 22-12-0, carp and silvers on pole and pellet, peg 104 outer; Mark Cordall (Hallcroft) 20-10-0; Dave Downes (Killamarsh) 15-0-0; Pete Tatley (Little John Lakes) 12-10-0; Lee Hewison (MAP Leegem) 12-0-0. Fri. Croft. 10. Jamie Masson (Maver/Marukyu) 29-12-0, skimmers and one carp on pole with pellet and bomb and meat, peg 19; Chris Greenside (Dunlop Worksop) 27-12-0; Ian Temple (Retford) 21-4-0; Pete Miles (Doncaster) 19-12-0; Daz Oldham (Maltby) 17-10-0. Sat. Moat. 20. Andy Oldham (Halkon Hunt) 102-14-0, 22 carp to 9lb on pole with corn and pellet, peg 2 island; Lee Hewison (MAP Leegem) 44-10-0; Steve Clark (Mansfield) 31-12-0; Gary Mumby (Hallcroft) 19-0-0; Daz Oldham (Maltby) 18-6-0. Sun. Bridge. 17. Chris Greenside (Dunlop Worksop) 41-12-0, 8 carp to 7lb on bomb and feeder with hair rigged corn and pellet, peg 1 island; John Broughton (Sheffield) 36-12-0; Leon Hardwick (Dunlop Worksop) 32-12-0; Jason Thomas (Subfish) 29-10-0; Steve Clark (Mansfield) 28-12-0. MAP Leegem/Marukyu league. Round 5. Moat. Sun. 60. Andy Gaunt (MAP Leegem) 89-0-0, ten carp to 14lb on pellet waggler, peg 97 outer; Ben Holmes (Matrix Trentmen) 54-12-0; Danny Robbins (MAP Leegem) 39-10-0; Pete Elliott (MAP Leegem) 26-13-0; Lee Wright (MAP Leegem) 25-11-0.

Ferryboat Farm, Conisborough, Sun. 10. Andy Anderson (Clay Lane) 10-8-0, silvers on pole and maggot, peg 30 and Phil Stevenson (Daiwa Dons) 10-8-0, same on peg 30; Steve Corbett (Rotherham) 9-2-0.

Kiveton Hall, Sheffield. Sun. 20. Mick Todd (Kiveton) 49-0-0, carp on bomb and meat, peg 42; Steve Gill (Kiveton) 24-9-0; John Stone (Kiveton) 17-7-0; Pete Ellis (Kiveton) 16-10-0; Ken Bownes (Kiveton) 16-8-0; John Cresswell (Kiveton) 12-8-0.

Garbolino Lindholme, Bonsai, Thurs. 21. John Clarke (Garbolino Lindholme) 69-7-0, carp on bomb and pellet from peg 69; Wayne Ibbostson (Morley Match) 65-3-0; Martin Fothergill (TN Floats) 61-11-0. Sat. Bonsai, 44. Andy Whitehouse (Scunthorpe Tackle) 76-13-0, carp on bomb and pellet from peg 41; Michael Owen (Garbolino Lindholme) 71-13-0; Jet Harris (Garbolino Lindholme) 68-6-0; Paul Wright (Doncaster Tackle) 68-3-0. Sun. Laurels, 27. Glen Hanysz (Big Bash) 68-3-0, carp on pellet and corn from peg 55; Neil Fisher (Dynamite Baits) 63-11-0; Kyle Barnsley (Garbolino Lindholme) 61-1-0; Jet Harris (Garbolino Lindholme) 58-12-0.

Mirfield, Huddersfield Broad Canal, Sun. 50. Steve Messenger (Leeds Angling Centre) 9-0-0, tench, perch and roach on worm and caster from peg 4; Martin Helliwell (Trabucco Halifax) 8-13-0; Stuart Campbell (Trabucco Halifax) 8-2-0; Denis White (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 5-7-8; Stan Haigh (Angler’s World Holidays) 5-4-0.

None Go Bye Farm, Bottom Lake, Weds. 22. Richard Stanley (Bradford) 34-11-0, skimmers on pole and caster from peg 10; Scott Weston (Bradford) 27-5-0; Steve Webster (Tri-Cast Calder) 21-4-0. Sun. Middle Lake, 22. Chris Kendall (Middy) 40-0-0, skimmers and roach on caster at 12m from peg 3; Pete Wilson (Tri-Cast Calder) 27-15-0; Tim Peters (Bradford) 25-14-0; Kirk Grainger (Leeds) 25-5-0.

Oaks, Cedar, Mon. 19. Chris Kendall (Middy)  34-13-0, carp to 2lb on pellet from peg 48; Phil Sellars (Garbolino Elton) 31-1-0; Bob Sinclair (Oaks) 30-8-0. Tues. Maple, 18. Pete Whale (Oaks) 81-12-0, carp to 6lb on pellet from peg 24; James Wood (Oaks) 76-13-0; Richard Sowerby (Knaresborough) 65-0-0. Weds. Ash, Beech and Sycamore, 18. Steve Allan (Oaks) 63-5-0, carp to 2lb on corn from peg 54; Ian Bayley (Woodlands Tackle) 57-13-0; John Clarke (Oaks) 42-11-0. Thurs. Cedar, 21. Shane Atkin (Daiwa Cleveland Angling Centre) 42-2-0, carp to 2lb on pellet at 14m; Bert Poole (Oaks) 31-14-0; Rob Harbour (Oaks) 31-2-0. Sat. Cedar, 37. Mal Bailey (Garbolino Elton) 50-0-0, carp to 3lb on pellet from peg 48; James Wood (Oaks) 43-0-0; Andy Nelson (Browning Quaker) 40-6-0. Sun. Ash, Beech and Sycamore, 54. Adam Richards (Browning) 114-1-0, carp on pellet from Sycamore 6; Danny Scott (Garbolino) 100-13-0; Wayne Nolan (Oaks) 85-3-0; Mal Bailey (Garbolino Elton) 76-1-0; Ray Singh (Garbolino Elton) 75-11-0; Chris Watson (Oaks) 70-14-0.

Phoenix and Parkgate, Ravenfield ponds. Sat. 14. Alan Banks (Phoenix and Parkgate) 8-2-0, silvers on pole and maggot, peg 83; Owen Brown (Phoenix and Parkgate) 6-0-0; Trev Parkin (Phoenix and Parkgate) 5-3-0; Barry Heapey (Phoenix and Parkgate) 4-6-0; Don Senior (Phoenix and Parkgate) 3-15-0; Stu Senior (Phoenix and Parkgate) 3-10-0.

Scunthorpe, Marshlands, Sun. 26. Mike Storey (Scunthorpe Tackle) 52-4-0, skimmers to 2lb on pole and worm from peg 4; Steve Pulford (Hull) 46-0-0; Paul Moutrey (Scunthorpe Tackle) 38-8-0; Tony Hepburn (Grimsby) 18-8-0.

Thornhill, Calder and Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, Sat. 16. Keith Marshall (Tri-Cast Calder) 5-11-8, roach and perch to 10oz on bloodworm and caster at 9 and 11 metres; Stuart Campbell (Trabucco Halifax) 4-2-0; Warren McLeavey (Heckmondwyke) 2-6-0.

Viking Fishery, Pollington. Sat. Fox Pond. 15. Laurie Tones (Viking) 27-6-0, carp, roach, rudd and chub on pole with breadpunch and corn, peg 6; Dae Moffatt (Bradford) 19-13-0; Gary Henderson (Pontefract) 19-9-0; Richard Thornton (Bradford) 14-11-0.

Woodhouse Grange, Doncaster. Mon. Cobble. 10. Andy Spick (Woodhouse Grange) 41-4-0, carp on pellet feeder, peg 46; Ryan Bennett (Morley Match) 39-6-0; Andy Bailey (Daiwa Dons) 38-10-0. Wed. Kingfisher. 8. Andy Bailey (Daiwa Dons) 32-0-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 29; Paul Carling (Woodhouse Grange) 6-10-0; Stef Huntington (Goole) 4-10-0. Thurs. Cobble. 9. Ian Taylor (Cats and Dogs) 32-8-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 37; John Dudley (Woodhouse Grange) 26-8-0; Tony Clegg (Woodhouse Grange) and Sean O’Mally (Woodhouse Grange) both 17-12-0. Sat. Cobble. 11. Bernie Larder (Woodhouse Grange) 34-8-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 25; Eddie Ellis (Woodhouse Grange) 28-10-0; Keith Sanders (Woodhouse Grange) 16-6-0. Sun. Heron. 13. Eddie Ellis (Woodhouse Grange) 27-0-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 50; Keith Sanders (Woodhouse Grange) 20-8-0; Paul Ellis (Goole) 18-8-0.

Woodlands, Partridge, Skylark and Wagtail, Sat. 42. Steve Cain (Woodlands Tackle) 66-8-0, carp to 8 lb on pellet and corn at 14m from Skylark 19; Brian Armstrong (Browning Quaker) 47-5-0; Mark Longhurst (Woodlands Tackle) 44-6-0; Eddie Collins (Woodlands Tackle) 39-10-0. Sun. Kestrel and Wagtail, 34. Peter Close (Browning Quaker) 50-2-0, carp on pole and pellet to the boards on Kestrel 1; John Maddison (Browning Quaker) 46-10-0; Peter Rambow junior (Darlington Angling Centre) 40-14-0; Mick Lovelass (Browning Quaker) 34-11-0.

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