North West Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for February 25/26 2012.

* Brookside, Snake and Willow. Cheshire. Sun. 51

Mark Plevin (Weston Tackle) 83-8-0, carp to 6 lb, Fis and silver fish, bread baits, 13m pole, peg 22 Willow, won angling prize holiday to Ireland; Charlie Blakeley (Liverpool AS) 44-14-0; Alan Metcalfe (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 43-2-0; Trevor Dewhurst (Premier Driveways) 40-8-0; Tony Green (Cheshire Angling) 39-12-0; Paul Farquhar (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 39-6-0..

* Heronbrook Spring League, Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, near Eccleshall, Staffordshire, Sun. 80. Jason Brown (Scratchers) 105-6-0, three carp to 4 lb, the rest F1s, poled pellet, peg 6 Island; Tom Ebbrell (Connect Tackle) 83-0-0; Tony James (All In Tackle) 80-12-0; Paul Conroy (Wigan Angling Centre) 77-14-0; Anthony King (Protak Barlows) 76-0-0; Chris Shelley (Trentside Tackle) 72-8-0. Teams: Maver Gold Yew 10; Scratchers 11; Connect Tackle, Capital Developments and Ted Carter Southport all 12; Maver Midlands Bagem Baits 14.

* Partridge Lakes, Covey Canal. Cheshire. Sun. 71

Andy Bennett (Fox/Bag’em Baits) 57-12-0, 20 lb of ide plus small carp, white and red maggot, 7m pole, peg 78, £160 pools; Pete Humphries (Guilder’s Tackle) 53-5-0; Craig Ebbrell (Maver Midland) 52-6-0; Stuart Edwards (Rochdale) 48-3-0; John Gi lbert (Gilder’s Tackle) 40-0-0; Mike Rudd (Rochdale Angling Centre) 39-8-0.

* St. Helens AA, Carr Mill Dam. Merseyside. Sat. 56.

Dennis Knight (Wigan) 9-11-0, one 4 lb tench and skimmer bream, mini white boilie and red maggot, Method feeder at 30m, peg 86, won prize holiday to Ireland; Paul Hughes (Saints) 4-12-0; Gedd Rigby (St. Helens) 4-1-0; Gordon Simm Jnr (Bolton Angling Centre) 3-5-0; Tony Heffernan (St. Helens Ramblers) 2-9-0; Mike Burkhill (Leigh, Tackle & Bait) 2-6-0.


Blundell’s, Roving match. Cheshire. Wed. 33. Mark Lucas (Mosella) 77-0-0, Mostly F1s with some carp 2 lb, red maggot, 7m pole, peg 3 Trio, won holiday to Ireland; Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 69-4-0; Darren Blaydon (Simpson’s Tackle) 53-0-0; Mike Billingham (Hazelgrove Angling Centre) 46-7-0. Sat. 48. John Bradshaw (Mosella Garbolino) 55-10-0, carp to 2 lb, 4mm pellet, 11m pole in 2m depth, peg 49 Trio; Gedd Dolan (Cheshire Angling) 42-5-0; Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 41-3-0; Mark Lucas (Mosella) 40-14-0. Sun. Nick Haymes (Ashton Angling Supplies) 72-6-0, carp to 2 lb, soft pellet, 13m pole, peg 41 Trio, first win at fishery; Lee Thornton (Bagem Baits) 59-1-0; Dan Gleave (Trafford Angling) 50-10-0; Craig Herring (Rochdale Angling) 50-6-0.

Brookside, Snake Pit. Cheshire. Thurs. 23. Paul Jones (Bait-Tech) 67-14-0, carp and ide, maggot and pellet, 12m pole, peg 22; Dave Williams (Garbolino Elton) 62-2-0; Mark Lucas (Mosella) 54-2-0; Alan Menzies (Garbolino Elton) 48-0-0. Sat. Snake and Willow. 48. Paul Barmforth (Maver NW) 43-6-0, carp to 1 lb, soft pellet, 11m pole, peg 19 Snake; Steve Burgess (Garbolino Elton) 42-6-0; John Chapman (Rochdale Angling Centre) 42-2-0; Trevor Dewhurst (Premier Driveways) 42-0-0.

Hampton Springs, Meadows & Long island. Cheshire. Sat. 22. Andy Davies (Tri-Cast Highfield) 31-0-0, barbel to 4 lb in first hour, red maggot, 12m pole, peg 21 Lake Three; Paul Banks (Tri-Cast Highfield) 20-12-0; Martin Liptrot (Saints) 18-8-0; Steve Micheals (Tri-Cast Highfield) 17-8-0.

High Heyes Farm, Roving match. Lancashire. Sat. 21. Andy Davies (Tri-Cast Highfield) 31-0-0, barbel to 4 lb in first hour, red maggot, 12m pole, peg 21 Lake Three; Paul Banks (Tri-Cast Highfield) 20-12-0; Martin Liptrot (Saints) 18-8-0; Steve Michaels (Tri-Cast Highfield) 17-8-0.

Lingmere, Cheshire. Thurs. Rover on both lakes. 16. Paul Wright (Liverpool) 73-8-0, F1s and skimmer bream, white and red maggot, 8m pole, peg 44 Mere; Steve Openshaw (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 70-8-0; Winston Duckers (Chester) 41-12-0; Andy Kirk (Bidston) 34-0-0. Sat. Match Lake. 18. Phil Roberts (Upton) 37-2-0, carp and barbel to 5 lb, red maggot, waggler, peg 5; Dave Woodworth (Wallasey Tackle Box) 34-1-0; Tony Moran (Vine Baits) 24-12-0; Anthony Moran (Vine Baits) 24-0-0.

Mill House, Mescar Lake. Merseyside. Sat. 16. Steve McGuffie (Wavertree) 21-0-0, first ever win, sic carp, sweetcorn. Method feeder at 20m, peg 60; Steve Parry (Dynamite Baits) 18-6-0; Stan Phillips (Mersey Dockers) 16-6-0; Ken Dooley (Liverpool AS) 16-0-0.

Newton-le-Willows AA, White Door Dam. Merseyside. Thu Over 60s. 36. Geoff Clare (Warrington) 34-2-0, chub, carp, roach and skimmers, caster, 10m pole, peg 19; Jim Byrne (Warrington) 12-13-4; Eddie McLorie (Newton) 9-10-0; Barry Ho lbrook (Warrington) 6-12-0.

Northern AA, Macclesfield Canal at Miner’s Arms. Cheshire. Sun. 33. Alan McAtee (Tri Cast Highfield) 7-3-8, perch 1 lb plus skimmers and roach, worm and punch bread, 10m pole, peg 24; Dave Holland (Tri-Cast Highfield) 6-1-8; Tony Carlisle (Belper AC) 5-15-8; John Edwards (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 5-11-0.

Northwich & DAA mini league, River Weaver at Hartford. Cheshire. Sat. 42. Rod Fraser (Ballyforce) 7-11-0, roach and skimmer bream, red maggot, spring tip and bomb, peg 30 boats; Kyle Shillatoe (Northwich Jnrs) 7-10-0; Steve Mitchell (Ted Carter’s Southport) 6-14-0; Peter Leyton (Cheadle) 6-13-0. Teams: Ballyforce 16-14-0; Vale Royal Angling 15-11-0; Ted Carter’s Southport 6-14-0; Northwich Jnrs 14-1-0. League 6/8: Ted Carter’s Southport 25; Cheadle and Vale Royal Angling 30; Glow-Worms 38.

Partridge Lakes, Cheshire. Mon. OAPs. Spey & Marsh. 16. Stuart Bryan (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 29-10-0, two mirror carp for 12ln and F1s, caster, 6 and 10m pole, peg 22 Spey; Peter Stead (Izaak Walton) 23-9-0; Steve Kelly (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 22-3-0; Dave Brighouse (Manchester) 17-1-0. Tue. Covey Canal. 21. Paul Liptrot (Oddfellows AC) 57-4-0, F1s and mirror carp to 3 lb, sweetcorn, peg 72; Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 50-11-0; Gavin Vernon (Matrix) 49-0-0; Andy Bennett (Fox/Bag’em Baits) 40-3-0. Wed. OAPs. 29. Tom Aspinall (Atherton Tackle) 41-11-0, F1s to 1 lb, 6 and 10m pole, pellet and corn; Gordon Fielding (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 40-0-0; Dave Olly (Olly Motors) 35-2-0; Chris Weeder Snr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 29-13-0. Thurs. 41. Andy Bennett (Fox/Bag’em Baits) 69-10-0, 14 F1s on maggot at 11m then last hour six mirror carp to 4 lb at 6m, peg 83; Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 52-14-0; Anthony Outlaw (St. Helens) 51-6-0; Mike Rudd (Rochdale Angling Centre) 51-2-0. Sat. winter league. Andy May (MAP/Bag’em Baits) 53-11-0, carp 2 lb, soft pellet, 11m pole, peg 51; Stuart Taylor (Tackle Saver) 53-0-0; Ben Roberts (Drennan NW) 48-7-0; Peter Tickle (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 47-8-0. Teams: Fox Map 15; Drennan Silver 15; Gerry’s 16; Ray’s Tackle 18. League: Fox Map 97; Drennan Silver 97; Garbolino Elton 102; Drennan Gold 107.

St. Helens AA, Carr Mill Dam. Merseyside. Sun. 21. Bill Thelwell (St. Helens) 6-5-0, skimmer bream, red maggot, crumb feeder, peg 88; Derek Bennett (Preston Innovations) 4-8-0; Bob Smith (St. Helens) 4-1-0; Joe Brooks (Crewe) 4-0-0.

Stapeley Crewe and District Winter League, Shropshire Union Canal, Nantwich, Cheshire. Sun. 36. Dean Williams (Team Eclipse Green) 7-8-8, skimmers and roach, poled caster, peg B6; Stef Johansen (Eclipse Green) 3-8-6; Pete Shecklestone (Cheshire MG) 3-6-8; Damian Parry (Browning Lifestyle) 3-3-8; K. Sprowston (Late Comers) 2-14-13; Fred Cheetham (Team Eclipse Green) 2-14-2. Teams: Team Eclipse Green 32; Late Comers 29; Browning Lifestyle 23; Team Eclipse Blue 19; Betley’s Monsters and Cheshire MG both 18. League: Team Eclipse Green 77; Team Eclipse Blue 70; Exiles 69; Late Comers 69; Browning Lifestyle 60; Frank’s Four 55.

Stapeley Cudmore, Spring League, Whimore, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, Sat. Arena Pool, Suez Canal and Pool 1, 36. Anthony King (Protak Barlows) 46-11-0, carp to 4 lbs, a few skimmers, poled maggot, Suez 34; Peter Bowyer (Protak Barlows) 45-0-0; Alan Bruce (Ray’s Tackle) 44-11-0; James Declouet (Ted Carter Southport Blue) 41-0-0; Kevin Dennis (Ultima Pellets) 36-8-0; John Brogden (Ted Carter Southport Blue) 35-0-0. Teams: Ted Carter Southport Blue 12; Ted Carter Southport Green 15; MAP Garbolino Bait Tech 16; Ray’s Tackle 18. Sun. Brewsters Canal and Arena Pool, 16. Shaun Hill (Stapeley Cudmore) 40-4-0, barbel to 3 lb, odd carp, straight legered sweetcorn; Simon Nickless (Saints) 29-9-0; Malcolm Cooper (Northwood Inn) 26-2-0; Damian Bracken (Sensas Garbolino) 23-9-0; Graham Fox (Northwood Inn) 22-0-0; Steve Edwards (Stapeley Cudmore) 21-10-0.

Wigan & District AA, Leeds-Liverpool Canal. Lancashire. Wed. Adlington Lay-by. 24. John Walker (Bolton) 9-13-12, eight skimmer bream to 1.5 lb, punch bread, 7m pole, pegged Rawlinson Lane marina; Kevin Stothers (Hindley MG) 4-9-0; Rob Porter (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 3-14-0; Mark Element (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 3-8-0. Sat. Appley Bridge. 23. Kevin Garry (Hindley Match) 6-10-0, hybrids and roach, punch bread and caster, 11 and 13m pole, peg 314; Alan Crook (Maver NW) 5-0-0; Kevin Stothers (Hindley MG) 4-15-0; Colin Savage (Bolton) 4-5-0. Sun. Wigan Spring League. Burscough. 36. Sean Wharton (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 9-10-0, bream and roach, soft pellet and caster, 12m pole, pegged on the Crane; Gary Marchant (Mosella NW) 7-10-4; George Falconer (Blackburn) 6-15-0; Dave Trafford (Ted Carter’s Preston) 5-7-6. League: Ted Carter’s A 14; Mosella Black 16; Hindley and Tri-Cast Rochdale, both 17.

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