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North West Angler’s Mail matches for April 16/17 2011

Bannister House. Match Canal. Merseyside. Sat. 28. Kevin Lavelle (Saints) 64-14-0, carp 3lb, soft pellet, waggler rod, peg 21; Mark Halliwell (Subfish) 50-6-0; Paul Coyle (Preston Innovations) 50-0-0; Paul Conroy (Wigan Angling Centre) 47-4-0. Sun. 45. Ian Sullivan (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 79-12-0, carp to 4lb and chub 2lb, soft pellet, 6 and 12m pole, peg 34; Martin Kay (Elton Tackle) 71-8-0; Tolga Istek (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 61-12-0; Bob Watson (Ted Carter’s Preston) 61-4-0.

Blundell’s. Rover on canals. Cheshire. Wed. 27. Richard Dunne (Warrington) 93-6-0, carp to 10lb, banded pellet, Method feeder, peg 53 Ash Pool; 2 Andy Bennett (Fox Match) 82—14-0; Gary Whalley (Bait Tech) 82-4-0; Paul Coyle (Preston Innovations) 75-8-0. Fri. Trio Pond. 20. Tony Green (Cheshire Angling) 78-5-0, carp to 2lb, soft pellet, 4m pole, peg 21; Andy Musgrove (Edgley Sports) 58-15-0; Mike Billingham (Hazelgrove Angling Centre) 37-1-0; Gary Smith (Rochdale Angling) 29-3-0. Sat. Trio Pond. Cheshire. Tony Green (Cheshire Angling) 124-2-0, carp to 2lb, shallow pellet, 6m pole, peg 19; Stuart Carroll (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 103-14-0; Paul Jones (Bait-Tech) 89-0-0; Alan Howarth (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 87-4-0. Sun. Rover on Trio, East and West. 54. Lee Clancy (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 78-13-0, carp to 8lb, luncheon meat, 14m pole, peg 23 West Lodge; Mark Lucas (Mosella) 50-11-0; 3 Paul Mossman (Ted Carter’s Preston) 49-0-0; Karl Webster (Trafford Angling) 46-14-0.

Brookside. Snake Pit. Cheshire. Tues. 21. Keith Smith (Royton) 91-0-0, 15lf of ide plus carp to 2lb, soft pellet and maggot, 12m pole, peg 59; Pete Mulhair (Last Cast) 76-2-0; Dave Williams (Garbolino Elton) 66-4-0; Alan Metcalfe (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 64-14-0. Thurs. 26. John Jones (Garbolino Elton) 59-0-0, small carp and few ide, soft pellet, 12m pole, peg 34; John Shallom (Stalybridge) 48-8-0; John Bradshaw (Mosella Garbolino) 46-10-0; Alan Dawson (Gilder’s Tackle) 46-0-0. Fri Eve. Meadow and Kingfisher. 19. John Battersby (Garbolino Elton) 156-10-0, carp 8 ounces to 4lb, soft pellet, 13m pole, peg 13; Paul Little (Edgley Sports) 98-14-0; Tony Burnham (Edgley Sports) 89-10-0; Gary Jones (Warrington) 88-8-0. Sat. Snake and Kingfisher. 48. Mike Rogerson (Drennan NW) 85-2-0; Gary McClelland (DBJG Baits) 85-0-0; Dean Edwards (Rochdale Anglers) 75-14-0; Nick Butterworth (Cheshire Angling) 75-2-0.  Sun. Snake, Meadow and Kingfisher. 62. Simon Beswick (North West Worms) 85-10-0, carp to 4lb, soft pellet, 13m pole, peg 10 Kingfisher; Mike Longshaw (Trentside) 81-2-0; Dave Williams (Garbolino Elton) 73-2-0; Nick Butterworth (Cheshire Angling) 72-4-0.

Bradshaw Hall. Lake Four. Lancashire. Fri. 21. John Clayton (Bolton) 35-6-0, roach and skimmer bream, red maggot and 12m pole, peg 18: Mike Booth (Tri-Cast Highfield) 34-8-0; Geoff Terry (Little Lever) 34-6-0; Ron Holt (Sensas NW) 32-14-0. Sun. 23. Ron Holt (Sensas NW) roach and skimmer bream, caster and maggot, 13m pole, peg 25; Darren Cloran (Garbolino Elton) 37-0-0; Tony Hardy (Bolton) 33-8-0; Tom Pennington (Bolton) 32-0-0.

Copthorne. Carp Canal. Lancashire. Sat. 20. Paul Casson (Lostock Tackle Box) 67-2-0, carp to 6lb, pellet paste, 14m pole, peg 1; Richard Yates (Ted Carter’s Preston) 66-0-0; Adam Shawcross (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 60-12-0; Mike Southworth (Ted Carter’s Preston) 51-8-0.

Hampton Springs. Long island. Cheshire. Sat. 25.  Andy Spencer (Chester Tackle Locker) 97-14-0, carp, crucian carp and roach, soft pellet, 13m pole, peg 30; Rob Denny (Rod n’ Reel) 94-8-0; Chris Diamond (Eddie’s Bait) 85-10-0; Phil Hulme (Patricroft) 81-12-0.

Hanchurch Fisheries, Hanchurch, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, Wed. Veterans, 14. P. Burgess (Hanchurch) 17-4-0, carp, poled pellet and sweetcorn, peg 28; T Stott (Hanchurch) 13-6-0; Steve Lowndes (Hanchurch Silver) 5-10-0.
Heronbrook Spring League, Final Round, Slindon, near Eccleshall, Staffordshire, Sun. Meadow, Bridge, Island and Canal Pools, 56. John Brogden (Ted Carter, Southport) 129-5-0, carp to 5 lb, poled pellet, Meadow Pool 3; Dave Fenton (Maver West Midlands Police Black) 107-12-0; Ken Oldham (Connect Tackle) 104-14-0; Andy Lees (Gilders Tackle) 102-13-0; Nick Roberts (Sensas Rod ‘n Reel) 101-4-0; Craig Goldstraw (Lea Hall AC) 97-0-0.
Teams: Lea Hall AC 10; Maver West Midlands Police Gold 12; Capital Developments and Sensas Rod ‘n Reel both 13; Connect Tackle 15; Wigan Angling Centre 16.
Final League: Wigan Angling Centre 83; Lea Hall AC 86; Trentside Sonu Baits 95; Capital Developments 95; Maver West Midlands Police Gold 100; Rod ‘n Reel 105.

High Heyes. Lake Two. Lancashire. Sat. 22. Brian Pound (Mack’s Tackle) 26-14-0, carp, pellet, waggler, peg 12; Adie Twist (Cast NW) 23-1-0; Andy Davies (Tri-Cast Highfield) 23-0-0; Mick Teall (Burnley) 18-8-0.

Highfield. Oak Lake. Wed OAPs. 16. Ron Brown (Highfield) 46-8-0, bream 2lb, barbel and carp, luncheon meat, 4m pole on nearside bank; Keith Judson (Ted Carter’s Preston) 46-0-0; Joe Livery (Civil Service) 37-10-0; Bill Edmunds (Ted Carter’s Preston) 33-4-0. Thurs. 16. Dave Lister (Ted Carter’s Preston) 52-8-0, ide to 2lb, caster, 11m pole, peg 35; Bill Edmunds (Ted Carter’s Preston) 49-4-0; Graham Carter (Ted Carter’s Preston) 40-10-0; Paul Casson (Lostock Tackle Box) 32-4-0. Fri OAPs. Beech Pool. 20. Pete Smith (Blackpool Transport) 55-0-0, carp to 4lb, caster shallow, top 2 sections, peg 19; Ernie Pilkington (Ted Carter’s Preston) 42-12-0; Keith Hyde (Oldham) 41-7-0; Mike Bierne (Blackpool Transport) 36-8-0. Sat. Oak Lake. 16. Bill Edmunds (Ted Carter’s Preston) 53-14-0, ide, caster, 11m pole, peg 34; Joe Kennedy (Ted Carter’s Preston) 49-4-0; Frank Yardley (Ted Carter’s Preston) 40-4-0; Mike Reed (Highfield Fisheries) 39-14-0.

Lingmere. Match Lake. Wirral. Thurs. 16. Steve Openshaw (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 88-12-0, carp to 6lb, soft pellet, 16m pole, peg 20; Alan Dewhurst (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 76-8-0; Winston Duckers (Chester) 47-10-0; Jim Bell (Birkenhead) 44-4-0. Sat. 18. Tony Moran (Vine Baits) 67-4-0, carp and barbel, soft pellet, 16m pole, peg 20; Alan Dewhurst (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 66-13-0; Dave Woodworth (Wallasey Tackle Box) 63-4-0; Chris Heaton (Moreton) 44-2-0.

Liverpool & District AA. Leeds-Liverpool Canal at Eager Lane. Merseyside. Sun. 21. John Easton (Liverpool AS) 10-2-0, skimmer bream, caster, 11 and 12m pole; John Carroll (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 7-4-0; Rob Hansen (Mersey Dockers) 5-9-0; 4 Andy Molyneux (Liverpool AS) 5-4-0.

Meadow View. Lark Pool. Cheshire. Tue OAPs. 19.  Denis Ockwell (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 53-2-0, carp 5lb, soft pellet, 12m pole, peg 2; Paul Keenan (SOB) 42-0-0; Ray Hignett (Shaw’s Tackle) 34-13-0; Phil Barwell (Widnes Angling Centre) and Joe McNab (Cosjak) 34-8-0.  Wed. 19. Mike Williams (Ryder Brow) 94-8-0, carp to 8lb, sweetcorn, 12m pole, peg 2; Phil Barwell (Widnes Angling Centre) 64-2-0; Dave Horan (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 46-14-0; Steve Rimmer (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 46-8-0.  Thu OAPS. Thrush Pool. 16. Bill Fairclough (Widnes & District) 41-8-0, carp to 5lb, pellet and corn, 11m pole, peg 18; Rick Hines (Saints) 39-12-0; Ken Maddon (Shaw’s Tackle) 34-4-0; Dennis Ockwell (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 29-0-0. Sat. 21. Bob Dac (Edgley Sports) 51-8-0, carp to 6lb, pellet and corn, 14m pole alongside near bank, peg 21; Phil Barwell (Widnes Angling Centre) 50-0-0; Dave Hancox (Cheshire Angling) 39-0-0; Colin Doran (Widnes AC) 37-0-0. Sun. 32. Jim Garside (Team Hydro) 65-12-0, carp to 8lb, soft pellet, 8 and 14m pole, peg 28; Simon Holmes (Hazelgrove) 36-2-0; Dave Winter (Edgley Sport) 35-12-0; Dave Hancox (Cheshire Angling) 35-8-0.

Newton-le-Willows, Over 60s, Sankey Canal at Upper Pound. Merseyside. Thurs. 40. Alan Tickle (Newton-le-Willows) 8-14-0, small carp, roach and perch, red maggot, 10m pole, peg 68; Geoff Clare (Warrington) 7-8-0; Jackie Kinsella (Widnes) 7-4-0; Doug Thom (Widnes) 6-7-0.
Northwood Garden Centre Aggregate, Model Canal, Hanchurch Fisheries, Hanchurch, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, Sun. 28. Derek Plant (Pickering’s of Burslem) 72-6-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 30; Anthony Merrill (Simon-Hartley) 62-10-0; Mark Davey (The Terrace AC) 54-9-0; Paul Gibson (Trentside Angling) 48-5-0; Chris Parker (Pickering’s of Burslem) 43-7-0; Steve Michaels (Tri-Cast) 40-6-0.

Partridge Lakes. Covey Canal. Cheshire. Mon. OAPs. 30. Richard Rawsthorne (Partridge Team NW) 54-0-0, commons, mirrors carp and ide, double white maggot, 5m pole, peg 92; Gordon Fielding (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 53-15-0; Dave Brighouse (Warrington) 48-3-0. Tues. 23. Paul Coyle (Preston Innovations) 68-3-0, short pole along nearside bank, corn, small carp and ide, peg 59. Wed OAPs. 30. Richard Rawsthorne (Partridge Team NW) 34-1-0, ide, F1s and small carp, maggot, 8m pole, peg 50; Keith Blakeley (Leigh, Tackle & Bait) 33-3-0; Mike Cunningham (Partridge) 30-12-0; Mike Bradbury (Warrington) 30-3-0. Thurs. 29. Andy Bennett (Fox Match) 79-14-0, small carp and ide, shallow maggot, 5 to 8m pole, peg 20. Sat. 36. Andy Gerrard (Patricoft AC) 78-7-0, worm, 4 and 11m pole, peg 84; Chris Owen (Rochdale Angling centre) 73-13-0; Mark Gallagher (Patricroft AC) 57-0-0; Dave Pimlott (Garbolino Elton) 56-7-0. Sun. 84. Colin Mayer (Drennan NW) 57-4-0, ide, F1s, common and mirror carp, soft pellet and maggot, 4 and 12m pole, peg 82; Peter Southall (Tri-Cast Highfield) 52-2-0; Phil Alton (Ted Carter’s Southport) 50-15-0; John McFarlane (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 50-15-0.

Rosemary Wood. Moss Lake. Lancashire. Sun. 27. Mick Woolvine (Ted Carter’s Southport) 68-8-0, 260 small carp, soft pellet, 5m pole, peg 17; Roy Meredith (Turnover Tackle) 47-8-0; Alan Dewhurst (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 34-11-0; Pete Dewhurst (Ted Carter’s Preston) 30-12-0.

St. Helens AA. Carr Mill Dam. Merseyside. Mon. 20. Graham Marr (St. Helens) 18-7-0, skimmer bream, red maggot, crumb feeder, peg 57; Steve Thelwell (St. Helens) 17-10-0; 3 Paul McCarthy (Ted Carter’s Southport) 16-8-0; Dave Alsop (St. Helens) 16-3-0.  Sun. 65. Gary Lambert (Salford) 26-8-0, bream and skimmers, worm, crumb feeder, peg 11, £275 pools prize; Dave Bass (Wigan) 20-7-0; Sean Fletcher (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 22-8-0; Daren Garwood (Wigan) 19-12-0.

Stapeley Cudmore, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffordshire, Tues. Suez Canal, 16. Andy Moors (Maver Pickering’s) 103-6-0, carp to 6 lb, odd skimmers and tench, poled pellet, peg 37; Neil Powell (Hillbilly 99-0-0; Anthony Furnival (Stapeley Cudmore) 98-2-0; Mike Bennett (Stapeley Cudmore) 97-4-0; Jake Robinson (Maver Pickering’s) 94-6-0; Paul Williamson (Stapeley Cudmore) 94-4-0.

Wigan & District AA Spring league. Leeds-Liverpool Canal at Heaton’s Bridge. Lancashire. Sun. 54.  Dave Massey (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 5-11-4, skimmer bream, punch bread, 10 and 12m pole, pegged on caravans; Danny Martin (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 4-11-8; Peter Lucas (Sensas NW) 4-6-12; Alan Whalley (Lostock Tackle Box) 4-4-2.

Teams: Sensas NW 17; Maver NW 23; Sam’s Tackle Green 26; Sam’s Tackle Blue 27.

League: Sam’s Tackle Green 78; Sam’s Tackle Blue 98; Maver NW 104; Sensas NW 116.

Yew Tree Fisheries, Thornton Hough, Wirral, Cheshire, Thurs. 11. Ray Jackson (Willaston) 48-0-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 2; Bob Evans (Fisherman’s Tackle, Birkenhead) 43-4-0; Peter Cooke (Willaston) 38-0-0; Anthony Keele (Pensby) 36-10-0.