North West Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for December 10/11, 2011.

* Partridge Lakes, Covey Canal. Cheshire. Sun. 58

Richard O’Connor (Drennan NW) 52-12-0, common and mirror carp 3lb with some F1s, white maggot, 6 and 11m pole, peg 100, £130 pools; Stuart Edwards (Rochdale) 38-6-0; John Kenning (Goole) 36-5-0; Steve Knowle (Partridge) 35-1-0; Nick Roberts (Rod n’ Reel) 31-14-0; Phil Coventry (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 29-0-0.

* St. Helens AA, Carr Mill Dam. Merseyside. Sun. 50

Bill Thelwell (St. Helens) 9-3-0, skimmer bream and roach, red maggot, crumb feeder, peg 10; John Fletcher (Bury) and Bob Smith (St. Helens) 8-4-0; Mike McDermott (Manchester) 7-3-0; Shaun Fletcher (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 6-14-0; Simon Stott (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 6-1-0.

* Stapeley Cudmore Fisheries, Suez Canal, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire,

Sat. Round Five, Winter League, Arena, Pools One and Five, Milo Pool plus Brewsters and Suez Canals, 56. Craig Whitaker (Protak Barlows) 55-14-0, carp to 8 lb, barbel and skimmers, method feeder and maggot, peg 30 Arena; Dave McManus (Ted Carter Southport Blue) 49-4-0; Ade Shepherd (Cudmore Renegades) 47-0-0; Chris Gorrell (Ted Carter Southport Blue) 39-8-0; Steve Roberts (Stapeley Cudmore Nomads) 38-8-0; Frank Cooke (Ray’s Tackle) 37-0-0.

Teams: Ted Carter Southport Blue 9; Ray’s Tackle, Stapeley Cudmore Nomads and Ted Carter Southport Green all 14.

League: Ted Carter Southport Blue 52; Ray’s Tackle 60; MAP Garbolino Bait Tech 62; Marukyu 70.

* Wigan & DAA Bob Taverner Xmas Match, Leeds-Liverpool Canal. Lancashire.  Wed. Bagganley Lane. 68

Dave Wells (Tri Cast Rochdale) 6-15-0, perch and small roach, worm and punch bread, 11 and 13m pole, peg at Gorst lane, £200 pools; Keith Anders (Octoplus Standish) and Anthony Marsden (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 4-6-8; Kevin North (Mosella NW) 3-12-8; Dave Massey (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 3-10-8; Gordon Houlibecq (Bolton) 3-2-4


Blundell’s, Roving match. Cheshire. Wed. 23. Steve Avison (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 50-1-0, carp to 8 lb, maggot, straight bomb, peg 23 West; Bill Dowd (Home Guard) 23-9-0; David Doherty (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 23-0-0; Lee Addy (Bait-Tech) 21-14-0. Sat. 26. Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 53-10-0, carp to 6 lb, white maggot, waggler on rod, peg 65 Pine; Stuart Carroll (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 44-5-0; John Carroll (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 32-10-0; Paul Coyle (Preston Innovations) 20-6-0. Sun. 40. Mike Joyce (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 51-10-0 first win on the fishery, carp to 8lbm maggot, straight leger, peg ash 49; Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 50-14-0; John Carroll (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 50-9-0; Alan Howarth (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 33-4-0.

Brookside, Snake & Willow. Cheshire. Sat. 37. John Vernon (Elton Tackle) 38-2-0, F1s, red maggot, 10m pole, peg 23; Alan Menzies (Garbolino Elton) 34-0-0; Stuart Conroy (Bait-Tech) 23-4-0; John Jones (Garbolino Elton) 22-8-0. Sun. 38. Nick Butterworth (Cheshire Angling) 76-4-0, carp 2lb and skimmer bream, soft pellet, 13m pole, peg 22 Willow; Trevor Dewhurst (Premier Driveways) 42-12-0; Mike Rogerson (Drennan NW) 29-4-0; Stuart Birchall (Cheshire Angling) 21-0-0.

Copthorne Fisheries, Match Canal. Lancashire. Sat. 16. Darren Tierney (JR Tackle) 33-12-0, carp and chub soft pellet, 12m pole, peg 6; John Raby (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 22-2-0; Terry Clark (Ted Carter’s Preston) 20-8-0; Sandy Barker (Highfield Fisheries) 13-10-0.

Hampton Springs, Alice Springs & Rock Island. Cheshire. Sun. 20. Martin Churchill (Tri-Cast Weston) 44-12-0, carp, pellet and corn, 7 and 12m pole, peg Alice 14; Peter Price (Saints) 29-10-0; Andy Spencer (Chester Tackle Locker) 22-12-0.

High Heyes Farm, Rover on all lakes. Lancashire. Sat. 16. Damien Brierley (Tri-Cast Highfield) 17-13-0, carp, mussel, straight leger, peg 12 Lake One; Bill Edmunds (Ted Carter’s Preston) 12-12-0; Les Del Pinto (Complete Fisherman) 12-12-0; Martin Liptrot (Saints) 10-4-0.

Highfield, Cheshire. Fri. OAPs. Beech Lake. 18. Alan Ashurst (Fleetwood Res) 20-12-0, carp to 4 lb, red maggot, method feeder, peg 23; Alan Connell (Highfield) 18-10-0; Pete Simeon (Fleetwood) 9-6-0; Derek Mountcastle (Blackpool) 8-2-0. Sun. Ash Lake. 20. Dave Ryan (Ted Carter’s Southport) 28-2-0, carp to 3 lb, soft pellet and corn,  13m pole, peg 20; Arthur Hargreaves (Ted Carter’s Preston) 20-4-0;p Ian Waddington (Ted Carter’s Preston) 17-8-0; Graham Carter (Ted Carter’s Preston) 16-0-0.

Lingmere, Match Lake and Mere Cheshire. Sat. 19. Phil Roberts (Upton) 50-12-0, F1s, soft pellet, 13m pole, peg 57 Mere; Alan Dewhurst (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 40-0-0; 3 Colin Doran (Widnes AC) 29-9-0; James Howson (Maver) 26-8-0.

Liverpool & DAA Dot Bait Winter League, Leeds-Liverpool Canal at Lydiate. Merseyside. Sun. 40. Mike Dixon (Maghull CA) 13-8-0, bream 3 lb and eels, worm, 6m pole, pegged on drum factory; Andy Wilson (Maghull CA) 7-7-1; Graham Stokes (Tri-Cast Highfield) 7-5-7; Peter Barker (Ted Carter’s Southport) 7-3-0. Teams: Liverpool AS 19; Maghull CA 26; Tri-Cast Highfield 27; Ted Carter’s Southport 28. League: Liverpool AS 93; Tri-Cast Highfield 128; Ted Carter’s Southport 129; MCA 150.

Northern AA, Macclesfield Canal at Adlington. Cheshire. Sun. 20. Carl Hawthorn (Complete Angler) 5-9-0, perch 1-13-0 and small roach, worm and punch bread, 6m pole, peg 11; Paul Spencer (Mill’s Tackle) 3-5-0; Ian Wilson (Ted Carter’s Preston) 2-5-0; John Edwards (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 2-0-0.

Northwich & DAA, River Weaver at Willow Beds. Cheshire. Sat. 20. Reg Evans (Vale Royal Angling) 2-13-0, small roach, maggot, straight bomb, peg 71; Martin Lenihan (Bailey’s Tackle) 2-2-0; Alex Clegg (Northwich) 1-14-0; Matthew Brown (Vale Royal Angling) 1-6-0.

Northwich Winter League, River Weaver at Hartford. Cheshire. Sun. 37. Peter Watson (Ted Carter’s Southport) 10-15-0, skimmer bream, maggot, groundbait feeder, peg 10 Hunt’s Lock; Steve Walton (Dave’s Middlewich) 10-10-0; Ken Taylor (Rudheath) 10-8-0; John Warburton (Vale Royal Angling) 7-5-0.

Teams: Ted Carter’s Southport 29; Trafford Angling 25: Vale Royal Angling 20.

League: Ted Carter’s Southport 103; Trafford Angling and Vale Royal Angling 92.

Partridge Lakes, Cheshire. Mon. OAPs. Covey Canal. 16. Barry Jennions (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 13-4-0, ide and F1s, maggot, 10m pole, peg 73; Steve Kelly (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 8-4-0; Terry Waterworth (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 6-10-0; Sam Baxter (Stapeley Cudmore) 3-0-0. Wed. 27. Keith Wilson (Huyton) 2-11-0, ide and F1s, maggot, 7m pole, peg 39; Doug Walsh (Ellesmere Port) and Tom Aspinall (Atherton Tackle) 0-14-0; Terry Waterworth (Leigh Tackle & Bait) -10-0. Sat. 21. Dave Pimblott (Garbolino Elton) 27-5-0, F1s and small carp, white maggot, 6 and 12m pole, peg 59; Ben Roberts (Drennan NW) 21-11-0; Dean Edwards (Rochdale Anglers) 17-5-0; Mike Reed (Garbolino Elton) 16-10-0.

Rosemary Wood, Moss Lake. Lancashire. Sun. 18. Mick Woolvine (Ted Carter’s Southport) 15-9-0, stock carp, soft pellet, method feeder, peg 7; Kurtiss Rothwell (Burscough Angling Supplies)  10-14-0; Paul Peck (Maghull) 7-10-0; Francis O’Reilly (Ray’s Tackle) 5-15-0.

St. Helens AA, Carr Mill Dam. Merseyside. Mon. 17. David Rigby (St. Helens) 19-8-0, skimmers, roach and bream, red maggot and worm, groundbait feeder, peg 79; Dave Mellor (Manchester) 12-13-0; Steve Ward (St. Helens) 10-0-0; John Rimmer (St. Helens) 9-8-0.

Stapeley Cudmore Fisheries, Suez Canal, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, Sun. 20. Keith Stevenson (Bay Malton AC) 23-8-0, carp to 4 lb, poled maggot and sweetcorn, peg 25; Mark Kearns (Stapeley Cudmore) 14-12-0; Gary Skerritt (Maver Pickerings) 14-2-0; Pete Bowyer (Protak Barlows) and Ian Sinker (Stapeley Cudmore) both 13-0-0; Kevin Dennis (Ultimate Pellet) 11-6-0.

Stoke City DAS, Shropshire Union Canal, Gnosall, Staffordshire, Sat. 20. Fred Cheetham (Team Eclipse) 5-3-9, all roach, poled punched bread, peg 185; Dean Williams (Team Eclipse) 5-3-7; Alan Round (Browning Lifestyle) 4-4-8; Dave Richards (Four Ashes Continentals AC) 3-5-8; Dave McCall (Shakespeare Superteam) 2-11-12; Steve Faux (Team Eclipse) 2-6-10.

Wigan & District AA, Leeds-Liverpool Canal. Lancashire.  Wed. Bagganley Lane. 18. Les Williams (Chorley) 0-5-8, three perch, worm, 4m pole; Sean Wharton (Sam’s Tackle & Bait), Steve Powley (Ted Carter’s Preston) and Dave Bradley (Maver NW) 0-1-8. Sat. Parbold. 20. Alan Whalley (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 5-15-0, skimmers and roach, punch bread, 5, 9 and 13m pole, peg 474; Kevin Stothers (Hindley MG) 4-15-0; Graham Mortimer (Sensas NW) 3-14-8; Tony Prescot (Coppul Anglers) 2-12-0.

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