Bannister House, Match Canal. Merseyside. Sat. 19. Andy Park (Ted Carter’s Preston) 112-6-0, carp to 4 lb and chub 2 lb, caster and corn, pole, peg 39; Paul Coyle (Preston Innovations) 73-0-0; Paul Bottomley (Coppull Angling Centre) 63-8-0; Mark Halliwell (Subfish) 59-6-0. Sun. 38. Mark Halliwell (Subfish) 83-10-0, carp to 5lb and smattering of chub, shallow pellet, 8 and 13mt pole, peg 4; Paul Coyle (Preston Innovations) 83-4-0; Alan Menzies (Garbolino Elton) 81-4-0; John Raby (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 64-10-0.

Blundell’s. Trio Pond. Cheshire. Wed. 36. Mark Lucas (Mosella) 86-1-0, carp to 3 lb, banded pellet, pole, peg 1; Lee Addy (Drennan NW) 81-8-0; John Bradshaw (Mosella Garbolino) 81-6-0; Karl Webster (Trafford Angling) 79-7-0. Fri. 16. Tony Green (Cheshire Angling) 103-1-0, carp to 2 lb, soft pellet, pole, peg 28; Tom Brownbill (Maver NW) 92-9-0; Mark Crooke (Platt Bridge) 88-1-0; Frank Sakaley (Maver NW) 73-10-0. Sat. Rover on all canals. 43. Gary Sullivan (Cheshire Angling) 108-7-0, F1s to 3 lb and carp to 4 lb, pellet paste, 10 m pole, peg 3; Adrian Wood (Hazelgrove Angling Supplies) 107-13-0; Mark Lucas (Mosella) 103-13-0; Lee Thornton (Bagem Baits) 85-8-0. Sun. Ash Pool. 58. Karl Webster (Trafford Angling) 115-12-0, mostly ide to 2 lb and 30 lb of carp, caster shallow, 12 m pole, peg 49; Dan Devlin (Widnes) 106-3-0; Dave Brooks (Cheshire Angling) 88-2-0; Mike Billingham (Hazelgrove Angling Centre) 83-13-0.

Bradshaw Hall. Lake Four. Lancashire. Wed. 21. Dave Williams (Garbolino Elton) 45-0-0, skimmers and roach, red maggot, 13 m pole, peg 17; Geoff Terry (Little Lever) 33-4-0; John Ashman (Bolton) 30-4-0; Darren Cloran (Garbolino Elton) 27-2-0. Sun. Lake Six. 25. Tom Pennington (Bolton) 35-0-0, roach, chub and skimmers, caster, 11 m pole, peg 15; Paul Cunnliffe (Guilder’s Tackle) 34-0-0; Steve Hall (Midleton) 29-8-0; Alan Battersby (Bolton) 27-0-0.

Brookside. Snake Pit. Cheshire. Tue. 18. Alan Metcalfe (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 68-0-0, carp to 1 lb 8 oz and ide, soft pellet, 12 m pole, peg 20; Dave Williams (Garbolino Elton) 5-7-0; Keith Smith (Royton) 54-2-0; Andy Butler (Mosella) 52-10-0. Thu. 29. Paul Jones (Bait-Tech) 80-10-0, small carp and ide, soft pellet and maggot, 11 m pole, peg 11; John Jones (Garbolino Elton) 72-2-0; Derek Willan (Fox Bait Tech) 72-5-0; Alan Metcalfe (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 67-10-0. Sat. 49. Paul Jones (Bait-Tech) 136-8-0, 40 lb of silver fish and carp to 3 lb, soft pellet, 12 m pole, peg 49; Alan Metcalfe (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 126-10-0; Stuart Taylor (Tackle Saver) 126-2-0; John Jones (Garbolino Elton) 121-0-0. Sun. Snake, Meadow and Kingfisher.  54. Dean Edwards (Rochdale Anglers) 119-6-0, carp to 3 lb, soft pellet, 13 m pole to far bank reeds, peg 11; John Jones (Garbolino Elton) 119-0-0; Steve Sharrock (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 117-2-0; Nick Butterworth (Cheshire Angling) 98-0-0.

Copthorne, Match Canal, Lancashire. Sat. 21. Sandy Barker (Highfield Fisheries) 87-0-0, carp to 8 lb, soft pellet and sweetcorn, 16 m pole, corner peg 16; Terry Clark (Ted Carter’s Preston) 56-6-0; John Rigg Jnr (Ted Carter’s Preston) 55-4-0; Dave McManus (Lostock Tackle) 49-8-0.

Hampton Springs. Rock Pool. Cheshire. Sat. 20. Chris Lewis (Lionel’s Tackle) 135-4-0, carp to 8lb, pellet, waggler and rod, peg 3; Mick Potter (Platforms UK) 67-13-0; Chris Barber (Patricroft AC) 63-10-0; Charlie Mayer (Deggies Tackle) 58-1-0. Sun. 23.  Keith Bean (Eddies Bait Supplies) 102-1-0, carp to 12lb, soft pellet, splash waggler, peg 4; Kevin Williams (Weston Tackle) 78-14-0; Steve Boyd (Saints) 66-8-0; Stuart Davies (Chester Tackle Locker) 65-5-0.

Hanchurch Fisheries, Hanchurch, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, Wed. Model Canal, 14. Bert Bunker (Riverbanks) 31-0-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 30; Dave Pemberton (Hanchurch) 27-12-0; P. Hancock (Hanchurch) 20-8-0.
Henshall Insurace Open League, Hanchurch Fisheries, Hanchurch, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, Sat. Model Canal. 39. M. Taylor (Trentside Anglers) 76-0-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 51; Mark Davey (The Terrace AC) 47-8-0; Dave Pemberton (Hanchurch) and Mike Bennett (Hanchurch) both 43-8-0; Neil Dimmick (Trentside Anglers) 43-0-0; Paul Gibson (Trentside Anglers) 42-8-0.

Heronbrook Spring League, Round Six, Slindon, near Eccleshall, Staffordshire, Sun. Meadow, Island, Bridge and Canal Pools. 56. Chris Shelley (Trentside Sonu Baits) 142-0-0, carp to 6 lb, tench and F1s, poled pellet, peg 21 Meadow; Jamie Howson (Yew Tree Fisheries) 120-7-0; Paul Conroy (Wigan Angling Centre) 119-10-0; Rob Pelling (Connect Tackle) and Andy Park (Wigan Angling Centre) both 118-6-0; Jamie Hughes (Rod ‘n Reel) 111-6-0. Teams: Wigan Angling Centre 5; Trentside Sonu Baits 13; Sensas Rod ‘n Reel 14; Lea Hall AC, Yew Tree Fisheries, Connect Tackle and Heronbrook Red all 15. League: Wigan Angling Centre 67; Lea Hall AC 76; Trentside Sonu Baits 77; Capital Developments 82; Maver West Midlands Police Gold 88; Yew Tree Fisheries 90.

High Heyes, Lake Two, Lancashire. Sat. 25. Brian Pound (Mack’s Tackle) 47-4-0, carp to 4 lb, pellet and sweetcorn, peacock waggler at 25 m, peg 20; Andy Davies (Tri-Cast Highfield) 38-14-0; Adie Twist (Cast NW) 37-14-0; Ken Rutlidge (St Anthony’s) 33-0-0.

Highfield, Oak Lake, Lancashire. Wed OAPs. 20. Derek Mountcastle (Highfield) 50-2-0, carp to 6 lb, ide and barbel, sweetcorn, 9 m pole, peg 34; Bill Runnisman (Bickershaw) 40-4-0; Geoff Sparham (Highfield Fisheries) 32-12-0; Pete Smith (Blackpool Transport) 29-12-0. Thu. 16. Mike Reed (Highfield Fisheries) 78-0-0, ide, carp and skimmers, caster and corn, 11 m pole, peg 34; Simon Shepherd (Ted Carter’s Preston) 56-4-0; Chris Martland (Ted Carter’s Preston) 47-10-0; Lewis Kennedy (Ted Carter’s Preston) 44-8-0. Fri OAPs. Beech Lake. 21. Keith Judson (Ted Carter’s Preston) 57-8-0, skimmers, ide and chub, caster, 6 m pole, peg 16; Pete Smith (Blackpool Transport) 54-0-0; Derek Mountcastle (Highfield) 45-8-0; Terry Clark (Ted Carter’s Preston) 40-2-0. Sat. 16. Ron Buckley (Fisherman’s Way) 64-2-0, carp to 2 lb, ide and barbel, corn and caster, 11 and 13 m pole, peg 35; Frank Yardley (Ted Carter’s Preston) 64-12-0; Joe Kenyon (Ted Carter’s Preston) 50-4-0; Simon Shepherd (Ted Carter’s Preston) 42-12-0. Sun. Beech Lake. 18. Dave Ryan (Ted Carter’s Southport) 46-2-0, ide and carp, caster and paste, 6 m pole, peg 9; Arthur Hargreaves (Ted Carter’s Preston) 42-8-0; Paul Walker (Highfield) 41-12-0; Stuart Bird (Ted Carter’s Preston) 32-2-0. Sun. All Winners Final. Oak Lake. 20. Chris Martland (Ted Carter’s Preston) 85-8-0, six carp for 67 lb on mussel, ide on caster,10 m pole, peg 34; Ian Whalley (Ozzie Tackle) 52-4-0; Bruce Peggs (Gerry’s of Morecambe) 52-0-0; Graham Carter (Ted Carter’s Preston) 49-12-0.

Lingmere, Match Lake, Wirral. Thu. 17. Alan Dewhurst (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 102-14-0, F1s, caster, Method feeder to island, peg 5; Steve Openshaw (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 72-8-0; Dave Woodworth (Wallasey Tackle Box) 58-12-0; Andy Kirk (Bidston) 35-0-0. Sat. 19. Dave Woodworth (Wallasey Tackle Box) 83-8-0, carp to 8 lb, pellet and sweetcorn, 11 m pole, peg 11; Alan Dewhurst (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 74-14-0; John Armour (Moreton) 70-0-0; Andy Kirk (Bidston) 48-10-0.

Meadow View, Lark Pool, Cheshire. Tue. OAPs. 18. Geoff Spencer (Altrincham) 34-6-0, carp to 5lb, corn and pellet, 11 m pole, peg 38; Ray Hignett (Shaw’s Tackle) 32-0-0; Dave White (Edgley Sports) 28-8-0; Pete Cooke (Willaston AS) 27-0-0. Wed. 20. Shaun Sandham (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 94-2-0, carp to 7 lb, soft pellet, 14 m pole, peg 4; Steve Rimmer (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 46-0-0; Cyril Cowley (Middlewich) 43-2-0; Phil Barwell (Widnes Angling Centre) 38-6-0. Thu OAPs. Linnet Pool. 16. Phil Barwell (Widnes Angling Centre) 33-0-0, carp to 4 lb, soft pellet and corn, 11 m pole, peg 18; George Osborne (Penketh) 25-4-0; Roger Peet (Oldham Owls) 19-8-0; Dennis Ockwell (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 17-2-0. Sat. 21. Paul Selvidge (Ted Carter’s Preston) 69-8-0, carp to 7 lb, soft pellet and corn, 14 m pole, peg 20; Phil Barwell (Widnes Angling Centre) 31-12-0; Bob Dac (Edgley Sports) 28-14-0; Barry Davies (Deeside Tackle) 28-6-0. Sun. 27. Nick Tighe (Gilder’s Tackle) 67-6-0, carp to 8 lb, soft pellet, 14 m pole, peg 6, golden draw £570; Wayne Rooke (Irlam) 65-6-0; Bob Dac (Edgley Sports) 49-0-0; Dave Horan (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 48-0-0.

Middlewich Spring League, Trent and Mersey Canal, Middlewich, Cheshire, Sun. 76. Chris Gorrell (Ted Carter Southport Green) 12-3-0, chub and roach, poled caster and squatt, Tetton Lane wood; Simon Mottram (Midlands Trabucco Van den Eynde Red) 11-1-0; Ian Morrison (Ted Carter Southport Green) 9-0-4; Dave Lloyd (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 8-4-0; P. Robinson (Sam’s Tackle) 7-7-0; Simon Preece (Trabucco Midlands Van den Eynde Red) 7-6-0. Teams: Midlands Trabucco Van den Eynde Red 68; Maver Tipton Van den Eynde 63; Ted Carter Southport Green 61; Sam’s Tackle Green 51; Midlands Trabucco Van den Eynde Blue 48; I & A Baits 46.

Mill House, Mescar Lake, Merseyside. Wed. 18. Alex Bentley (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 78-2-0, carp to 5 lb, shallow pellet, 14 m pole, peg 28; John Raby (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 57-0-0; Graham Kiffin (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 38-6-0; Eddie Gilday (Mersey Dockers) 36-2-0. Sat. 22. Stan Phillips (Mersey Dockers) 43-10-0, carp, skimmers and roach, sweetcorn, Method feeder, peg 1; K Dooley, Liverpool AS, Merseyside, 38-6-0; G. O’Hara, Wavertree, Merseyside,  36-8-0; Joe Farrell (Liverpool AS) 35-12-0.

Newton le Willows AA Over 60s, Sankey Canal Upper Pound, Merseyside. Wed. 40. Jackie Kinsella (Widnes) 8-8-0, perch and roach, maggot, 6 m pole, peg 31; Jim Byrne (Shaw’s Tackle) 8-0-0; Jeff Prescot (Newton le Willows) 7-14-0; George Barber 7-4-0.

Partridge Lake, Holbar Pool. Mon OAPs. 21. Richard Rawsthorne (Partridge Team NW) 50-0-0; Bobby Slater (Partridge) 42-8-0; Ron Hayes (Leigh & DAA) 22-12-0; Ken Maddon (Shaw’s Tackle) 18-15-0. Tue. Covey Canal. 20. Malcolm Kemp (Partridge) 80-3-0; Ian Burley (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 67-3-0; Steve Parry (Dynamite Baits) 60-5-0. Wed OAPs. 27. Chris Weeder Snr (Trafford Angling) 60-2-0; Jim Kelly (Ray’s Tackle) 47-5-0; Bob Slater (Speke Old Boys) 39-8-0. Thu. 28. Paul Coyle (Preston Innovations) 119-4-0; Martin Entwistle (Partridge) 39-8-0; Ryan Fendley (Warrington) 79-10-0; Chris Oliver (Partridge) 75-15-0. Sat. 45. Mike Reed (Highfield Fisheries) 100-8-0, F1s, common and mirror carp, soft pellet, top 2 sections of pole, peg 92; Chris Oliver (Liverpool) 98-13-0; Danny Sixsmith (Drennan) 88-13-0; James De Clouet (Marukyu Baits) 76-3-0. Sun. 52. Danny Sixsmith (Drennan) 98-3-0, carp, ide, and F1s, red maggot, 8 m pole and top 2 sections, peg 53; Colin Mayer (Drennan NW) 88-8-0; Peter Richmond (Ted Carter’s Preston) 87-5-0; Simon Whittle (Dudley) 85-8-0.

Rosemary Wood, Moss Lake, Lancashire. Sun. 35. Ken Dooley (Liverpool AS) 59-12-0, carp, soft pellet, splash waggler, peg 7; Phil Dewhurst (Ted Carter’s Preston) 36-10-0; Roy Meredith (Turnover Tackle) 35-12-0; Ritchie Wilson (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 33-6-0.

St Helens AA, Carr Mill Dam, Merseyside. Sun. 63.  Darren Oliver (Crew Carp & Match) 23-6-0, skimmers and bream, red maggot, groundbait feeder, peg 43; Derek Bennett (Preston Innovations) 22-4-0;p Mark Goodwin (Chester) 21-12-0; Steve Ward (St Helens) 16-0-0.

Stapeley Cudmore, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffordshire, Sat. Suez Canal. 26. Kevin Shone (Stapeley Cudmore) 90-8-0, carp to 4 lb, skimmers and tench, poled meat, peg 26; Anthony Furnival (Stapeley Cudmore) 71-4-0; Damian Bracken (Mosella Garbolino) 70-4-0; Andy Moors (Maver Pickering’s) 61-4-0; Lee Ensell (Manchester) 58-6-0; John Macey (Manchester) 56-10-0. Sun. Spring League, penultimate round, Suez Canal, Arena and Pool 1. 40. Andy Moors (Maver Pickering’s) 156-10-0, carp to 6 lb, some skimmers, poled meat or sweetcorn, peg 25; Andy May (MAP Stapeley) 122-2-0; Craig Willett (Floats Direct) 91-14-0; Paul Williamson (MAP Stapeley) 89-12-0; Francis O’Reilly (Marukyu Ray’s Tackle) 82-2-0; Will Crowder (Ulimate Pellet) 80-12-0. Teams: MAP Stapeley 10; Ultimate Pellet 13; Maver Pickering’s 14; Floats Direct 20. League: MAP Stapeley 46; Maver Pickering’s 84; Marukyu Ray’s Tackle and Ultimate Pellet both 99.

Wigan Spring League, Leeds-Liverpool Canal at Burscough, Lancashire. Sun. 54. Gareth Charnock (Sam’s Tackle Blue) 8-0-8, bream and skimmers, maggot, 11 and 13 m pole, pegged rear of drum factory; Frank Holding (Sam’s Tackle Blue) 6-13-14; Dave Edgerley (Sam’s Tackle Green) 6-12-3; Gordon Parker (Sensas NW) 6-1-0. Teams: Sam’s Tackle & Bait Green 15 and Sam’s Tackle & Bait Blue 15; Maver NW 27; Lostock Tackle Box 29. League: Sam’s Tackle & Bait Green 52; Sam’s Tackle & Bait Blue 71; Maver NW 81; Lostock Tackle Box 83.

Yew Tree Fishery, Thornton Hough, Wirral, Cheshire. Thurs. 12. Peter Cooke (Willaston) 41-4-0, carp, poled meat, peg 3; Bob Evans (Fisherman’s Tackle, Birkenhead) 38-2-0; Ray Jackson (Willaston) 28-0-0.

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