North West Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for December 3/4, 2011.

* Partridge Lakes, Covey Canal. Cheshire. Sun. 50. Richard O’Connor (Drennan NW) 40-10-0, ide and small carp, red and white maggot, 10m pole, peg 80; Graham Lewis (Rod n’ Reel) 39-4-0; Andy Bennett (Fox/Bag’em Baits) 28-12-0; Ben Roberts (Drennan NW) 25-10-0; Dave Pimlott (Garbolino Elton) 24-14-0; Darren Frost (Drennan NW) 23-11-0.

* St. Helens AA, Carr Mill Dam. Merseyside. Sun. 57.

Dave Mellor (Manchester) (Manchester) 16-0-0, bream 2lb and skimmers, red maggot, groundbait feeder at 30m, peg 79, £235 pools; Mike Birkhill (Leigh, Tackle & Bait) 12-8-0; Shaun Fletcher (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 12-0-0; Roy Baldwin (Wigan) 9-0-0; Gordon Simm (Bolton Angling Centre) 6-12-0; Alan Marsden (St. Helens) 6-4-0.

* Winsford & DAA Winter League, River Weaver at Red Lion. Cheshire. Sun. 65. Andy Insley (Rudheath) 17-10-0, skimmer bream, maggot and caster, 13m pole, peg 193; Steve Walton (Grange) 16-12-0; Andy Hamlett (Dry Nets) 15-12-0; Steve Mottishead (Hazelgrove Angling Centre) 139; Peter Watson (Vale Royal Angling) 10-7-0; Tony Evans (Trafford Angling) 10-6-0.

Teams: Rudheath 46; Vale Royal Angling 45; Trafford Angling 44; Last cast and Hazelgrove 43.

Final league: Rudheath 305; Vale Royal Angling 270; Last cast 269; Dry Nets 263.

* Wigan & DAA Winter League, Leeds-Liverpool Canal at Heaton’s Bridge. Lancashire. Sun. 60. Steve Crossley (Maver NW) 5-5-2, roach and perch, punch bread and worm, 4,9 and 11m pole, pegged on Gorst lane; Alan Morris (Octoplus Standish) 4-15-7; Daz Shaw (Maver NW) 3-15-0; Rob Porter (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 3-13-0; Dave Wells (Tri Cast Rochdale) 3-7-12; John Atherton (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 3-6-8.

Teams: Maver NW 25; Sam’s Tackle & Bait 29; Ted Carter’s Preston 33; Tri-Cast Rochdale 35.

Final league: Sam’s Tackle & Bait 14; Ted Carter’s Preston 15; Maver NW 16; Tri-Cast Rochdale 25

* Wirral Winter League, Inal Round, Shropshire Union Canal, Nantwich, Cheshire, Sun. 54. Simon Preece (Browning Lifestyle Blue) 9-5-0, roach to poled caster, marina mouth; John Cartwright (Browning Lifestyle Red) 8-3-8; Neil Turner (Browning Lifestyle Blue) 5-4-6; Fred Cheetham (Team Eclipse) 5-1-0; Les Ogglebogski (Frank’s) 5-0-8; Mark Crossley (Willaston) 4-9-13.

Teams: Browning Lifestyle Blue 46; Browning Lifestyle Red 35; Birkenhead 31; Cheshire MG 28; Frank’s 28; Exiles and Team Eclipse both 27.

Final League: Browning Lifestyle Blue 223; Browning Lifestyle Red 198; Exiles 198; Frank’s 197; Team Eclipse 179; Birkenhead 171; Willaston 153; Dockers 151; Cheshire MG 142.

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Blundell’s, Roving match. Cheshire. Wed. 35. Stuart Taylor (Tackle Saver) 51-3-0, carp to 8 lb, red maggots, loaded waggler, peg 23 West Lodge; Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 50-10-0; Keith Dixon Jnr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 36-5-0; James Howson (Maver) 32-0-0. Sat. 35. Mark Hassell (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 38-7-0, carp to 4 lb, red maggot, peacock waggler, peg 61 Pine; Lee Clancy (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 33-8-0; Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 29-12-0; Lee Thornton (Bagem Baits) 29-7-0. Sun. 46. Andy Nelson (TRAC) 32-2-0, maggot, pellet and corn, carp to 5 lb, 13m pole and waggler on rod, peg 75 Pine; Lee Clancy (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 30-10-0; 3 S Gerrard, Weasle AC, Merseyside, 27-11-0; 4 Bill Dowd (Home Guard) 27-3-0.

Brookside, Snake Pit. Cheshire. Sat. 24. Joe Oulton (Upton) 26-2-0, F1s and ide, red maggot, 10m pole, peg 23; John Jones (Garbolino Elton) 18-14-0; Alan Metcalfe (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 18-8-0; 4 Martin Kay (Elton Tackle) 17-2-0. Sun. 28. Nick Butterworth (Cheshire Angling) 45-8-0, small carp and F1s, maggot, 13m pole, peg 14; Stuart Conroy (Bait-Tech) 28-4-0; Jim Wilson (Kieron Rich) 14-0-0; Steve Conroy (Drennan NW) 12-2-0.

Copthorne Fisheries, Match Canal. Lancashire. Sat. 16. Bob Watson (Ted Carter’s Preston) 40-0-0, carp and F1s, soft pellet, 6m pole, peg 4; Alan Ward (Southport) 28-10-0; 3 Mark Gornall (Ted Carter’s Preston) 21-9-0; John Raby (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 18-0-0.

Hanchurch Fisheries, Hanchurch, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, Sun. 15. J. fellows (Hanchurch Fisheries) 42-2-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 29; John Rowley (J & D Windows) 39-9-0; Chris Parker (Hanchurch Fisheries) 34-7-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, near Eccleshall, Staffordshire, Sun. canal, Island and Bridge Pools, 19. Tony Shelley (Trentside Tackle) 54-12-0, carp to 5 lb, waggler and maggot, Island Pool: Mel Jenkins (Sensas Rod ‘n Reel) 41-8-0; Jason Brown (Lea Hall AC) 36-2-0; Ade Cattell (Maver Midlands) 30-8-0; Dave Walker (Heronbrook) 28-12-0; Chris Shelley (Trentside Tackle) 27-10-0.

Highfield, Cheshire. Wed. OAPs. Oak Lake. 16. Ken Anderton (Highfield Fishery) 40-8-0, carp to 6 lb, maggot, 11m pole to island, peg 30; Terry Clark (Ted Carter’s Preston) 23-12-0; Ernie Pilkington (Ted Carter’s Preston) 17-8-0; Keith Judson (Ted Carter’s Preston) 16-6-0. Thurs. Beech Lake. 16. Bill Jolly (Blackpool) 107-6-0, carp to 6 lb, sweetcorn, 16m pole, peg 23; Paul Walker (Highfield) 52-2-0; Peter Richmond (Ted Carter’s Preston) 44-12-0; Mike Reed (Garbolino Elton) 29-12-0. Fri. OAPs. 23. Ernie Pilkington (Ted Carter’s Preston) 23-8-0, carp to 3lb and skimmer bream, caster, 11m pole, peg 21; Ben Martin (Atherton) 17-0-0; Terry Clark (Ted Carter’s Preston) 17-0-0; Keith Judson (Ted Carter’s Preston) 15-12-0. Sun. Oak Lake. 20. Stuart Kennedy (Ted Carter’s Preston) and Bill Jolly (Blackpool) 35-4-0, carp to 8 lb, maggot, 11m pole, peg 11 and 15; Graham Carter (Ted Carter’s Preston) 26-1-0; Kevin Scott (Highfield Fisheries) 25-8-0.

Lancashire Winter League, Bannister Farm Canals. Lancashire. Sun. 40. Mike Reed (Tri-Cast Highfield) 27-12-0, skimmer bream, pellet, 13m pole, peg 46; Paul Bottomley (Tri-Cast Highfield) 21-8-0; Ian McManus (High Heyes) 19-2-0; Lee Denton (Burscough) 16-12-0. Teams: Tri-Cast Highfield 18; Burscough AS 22; High Heyes 29; Travellers 30. Final league: Tri-Cast Highfield 7; High Heyes 13; Burscough AS 13; Travellers 18.

Lingmere, Ling Mere. Cheshire. Thurs. 16. Steve Openshaw (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 53-0-0, F1s and skimmer bream, soft pellet, 13m pole, peg 56; Tony Moran (Vine Baits) 32-5-0; Mike Holmes (Birkenhead) 29-2-0; Alan Dewhurst (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 25-5-0. Sat. 18. Winston Ducker (Chester) 51-1-0, small carp and F1s, soft pellet, 12m pole, peg 56; Tony Moran (Vine Baits) 27-8-0; Phil Henry (Birkenhead) 18-12-0; Dave Woodworth (Wallasey Tackle Box) 17-14-0.

Meadow View, Lark Pool. Cheshire. Tues. OAPs. 17. Dennis Ockwell (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 17-0-0, silver fish and small carp, maggot and pellet, method feeder, peg 35; Richard Rawsthorne (Ashton Angling Supplies) 15-8-0; Roger Peet (Oldham Owls) 7-8-0; Jim Colecliffe (Edgley Sports) 4-0-0. Thurs. OAPs. Thrush Pool. 16. Bill Fairclough (Widnes & District) 36-0-0. carp to 4 lb, maggot and pellet, 10m pole, peg 26; Denis Ockwell (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 21-4-0; Ray Hignett (Shaw’s Tackle) 16-8-0; George Osborne (Penketh) 7-14-0. Sun. 17. Paul Ledgerton (Widnes) 40-4-0, carp to 4 lb, pellet and red maggot, method feeder, peg 6; Barry Davies (Deeside Tackle) 27-0-0; Keith Padmore (Ted Carter’s Preston) 28-4-0; Vic Trees (Ted Carter’s Preston) 26-12-0.

Mill House, Mescar Lake. Merseyside. Sat. 17. Lee Gibbon (Tasker’s Angling) 51-14-0, carp to 10 lb, 6mm pellet, 6m pole into wind, peg 56; Ken Dooley (Liverpool AS) 49-8-0; Stan Phillips (Mersey Dockers) 49-0-0; Colin Ambrose (Mersey Dockers) 32-4-0

Newton-le-Willows AA, Sankey Canal Upper Pound. Merseyside. Thurs. Over 60s. 30. Geoff Clare (Warrington) 6-10-0, two bream, perch and roach, worm, 10m pole, peg 40; Jim Byrne (Warrington) 3-0-0; George Barber (Warrington) 2-14-0; Eddie McLorie (Newton) 2-3-0.

Northern AA, Macclesfield Canal at High Lane. Cheshire. Sun. 37. Joe Lawrence (Little Lever) 6-4-0, perch to 1-12-0, worm, 10m pole, peg 28; Alan McAtee (Sensas NW) 4-13-0; Brian Meadows (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 4-4-0; Frank Kearns (Bolton) 3-8-0.

Northwich & DAA, River Weaver at Hartford. Cheshire. Sat. 26. Steve Mitchell (Ted Carter’s Southport) 6-2-0, skimmer bream and perch, red maggot, straight bomb at 20m, peg 40; Martin Lenihan (Bailey’s Tackle) 6-0-0; Andy Hamlett (Daves Middlewich) 5-14-0; Tony Blunt (Pickering’s Tackle) 5-10-0.

Partridge Lakes, Cheshire. Mon. OAPs. Ribbon & Spey. 19. Barry Whittle (Dave’s Tackle) 22-9-0, mostly ide, white maggot, 6 and 11m pole, peg Ribbon 4; Steve Kelly (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 15-14-0; Peter Stead (Izaak Walton) 13-11-0; Bob Slater (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 13-10-0. Tues. Covey Canal. 17. Dave Pollitt (Hirst Tackle) 38-6-0, F1s and mirror carp, maggot and sweetcorn, 11m pole, peg 60; Paul Liptrot (Oddfellows AC) 31-10-0; Steve Parry (Dynamite Baits) 26-8-0; Gavin Vernon (Matrix) 25-13-0. Wed. OAPs. 18-3-0, F1s, sweetcorn, 6m pole, peg 57; Des Greenough (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 17-7-0; Derek Holland (Manchester) 13-1-0; Eddie Battersby (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 12-9-0. Thurs. 35. Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 43-11-0, F1s and small carp, red and white maggot, 4 and 12m pole, peg 83; Stuart Taylor (Tackle Saver) 39-8-0; Lee Addy (Bait-Tech) 35-6-0; Nigel Banks 33-15-0.

Partridge Winter League, Covey Canal. Cheshire. Sat.40. Stuart Taylor (Tackle Saver) 60-6-0, ide, F1s and carp, white maggot, 11m pole, peg 72; Richard O’Connor (Drennan NW) 37-13-0; Steve Burgess (Garbolino Elton) 37-3-0; Steve Openshaw (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 36-3-0. Teams: Drennan Gold 11; Drennan Silver 13; Garbolino Elton 16. Teams 3/6: Garbolino Elton 41; Drennan Silver 47; Fox Map 51.

Rosemary Wood, Island Pool. Lancashire. Sun. 19. Dave Cheetham (Ted Carter’s Preston) 28-8-0, carp to 4 lb, pellet, 8m pole and method feeder, peg 80; Pete Dewhurst (Ted Carter’s Preston) 24-12-0; Frank O’Reilly (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 23-12-0; John Mawdsley (Platt Bridge) 20-7-0.

St. Helens AA, Carr Mill Dam. Merseyside. Mon. 26. Mal Liptrot (Bolton) 11-7-0, skimmer bream and roach, maggot, crumb feeder, peg 150; John Rimmer (St. Helens) 11-3-0; Steve Ward (St. Helens) 9-11-0; Alan Marsden (St. Helens) 9-7-0.

Stoke City DAS, Shropshire Union Canal, High Onn, Church Eaton, Staffordshire, Sat. 27. Fred Cheetham (Team Eclipse) 21-4-8, every one a roach to 8oz, poled punched bread then hempseed, peg 6; Kevin Perry (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 12-15-0; Joe Brennan (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 12-13-14; Barry Lewis (Dudley Grub AC) 11-6-4; Stan Ward (Bilston Angling Centre) 10-14-8; Mel Wood (Four Ashes AC) 10-7-4.

Wigan & District AA,. Leeds-Liverpool Canal. Lancashire. Wed. Crook. 28. Alan Whalley (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 6-1-2, roach to 8 ounces, punch bread, 9 and 11m pole, peg 145; Barry Thomas (Ted Carter’s Southport) 4-0-0; Gary Marchant (Mosella NW) 3-12-0; Alan McAtee (Sensas NW) 3-5-2. Sat. Ring o’ Bells. 33. Sean Wharton (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 4-0-12, bream 2lb and roach, punch bread, 5 and 9m pole, peg 613; Stuart Bird (Ted Carter’s Preston) 3-14-8; Rob Porter (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 3-5-8; Colin Cliffe (Ted Carter’s Preston) 2-14-0.

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