*Crewe and District Local League, Round Three, Trent and Mersey Canal, Middlewich, Cheshire. Sun. 84. Ian Morrison (Ted Carter, Southport) 10-8-0, roach, poled hemp, caster and squatt, Red Shale draw; Paul Hughes (Saints) 9-7-0; Danny Martin (Sam’s Tackle, Wigan) 8-7-10; Derek Sproston (Betley’s Monsters) 8-5-1; Simon Preece (Browning Lifestyle 7-5-0; Steve Fogal (Cheshire MG) 7-3-0. Teams: Hodnet MG 58; Maver Tipton Van den Eynde 57; Maver Tipton Wolves 55;  Ted Carter Southport 54; Browning Lifestyle Red 47. League: Sam’s Tackle, Wigan 181; Ted Carter Southport 169; Maver Tipton Wolves 168; Maver Tipton Van den Eynde 149; Saints 147; Browning Lifestyle Blue 144.

*Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, near Eccleshall, Staffordshire. Sun. Canal, Bridge and Island Pools, 76. Dave White (Maver Midlands) 97-10-0, all F1s to poled sweetcorn, peg 12 Island; Craig Goldstraw (Maver Midlands) 81-12-0; Ade Cattell (Maver West Midlands Police) 78-6-0; Nick Roberts (Sensa Rod ‘n Reel) 77-15-0; Kevin Dennis (Ultima Pellet) 73-2-0; Nigel Rimmer (Lea Hall AC) 68-6-0.

*Partridge Lakes, Covey Canal, Cheshire. Sat. 58. Rob Pelling (Connect Tackle) 94-0-0, F1s, common and mirror carp, pole, peg 4; Pete Humphries (Ashton Angling Supplies) 78-13-0; Dave Swain (Garbolino) 71-12-0; John Leeds (Tri Cast Rochdale) 65-8-0; Barry Bush (North West Worms) 63-3-0; Dave Simpson (Home Guard) 62-2-0. Sun. 88. Andy Midleton (Gratton AC) 91-3-0, carp to 2 lb, 8 m pole and expanders over micros; Andy Middleton (Gratton AC) 91-3-0; Ron Buckley (Fisherman’s Way) 67-0-0; Chris Oliver (Rochdale Angling Centre) 65-11-0; Darren Cloran (Garbolino Elton) 65-1-0; Darren Renshaw (Edgley Sports) 63-6-0; Brian Bennett (Garbolino Elton) 63-1-0.


Bannister House, Match Canal, Merseyside. Sun. 33. Mark Halliwell (JR Tackle Southport) 140-12-0, carp and chub, pole, pellet, peg 2; Paul Alton (Ted Carter’s Preston) 104-12-0; Jamie Hughes (Maver Midlands) 96-4-0; Carl Fletcher (Chester Tackle Locker) 81-4-0.

Blundell’s. Cheshire. Wed. 27. Chris Weeder Jnr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 148-9-0, carp to 2 lb, pole, soft pellet over groundbait, peg 33 Trio Pond; Andy Bennett (Fox Match) 140-15-0; Mike Rogerson (Drennan NW) 136-0-0; Andy Butler (Mosella) 109-6-0. Sat. 35. Andy Grimes (Mosella) 141-11-0, carp to 2 lb, pole, soft pellet and sloppy groundbait, peg 31 Trio Pond; Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 136-10-0; Andy Butler (Mosella) 123-2-0; Gary Whalley (Bait Tech) 119-10-0. Sun. 33. Paul Mossman (Ted Carter’s Preston) 144-4-0, carp to 2 lb, soft pellet, 7 m pole, peg 39 Trip Pond; Barry Bush (North West Worms) 141-3-0; Andy Grimes (Mosella) 124-2-0; Andy Butler (Mosella) 115-8-0.

Bradshaw Hall. Lancashire. Wed. Lake Three. 20. Geoff Terry (Little Lever) 29-8-0, roach and skimmer bream, pole, caster and maggot, peg 13; Steve Hall (Midleton) 25-8-0; Mike Booth (Tri-Cast Highfield) 23-0-0; Jack Rogers (Bolton) 18-0-0. Wed eve. Lake Four. 22. Ryan Chadwick (Fisherman’s Way) 89-12-0, carp to 6 lb, paste, 12 m pole, peg 13; Ron Buckley (Fisherman’s Way) 77-6-0; Alan Battersby (Kearsley) 74-12-0; Dave Brierely (Fisherman’s Way) 69-12-0. Sun. Lake Eight. 24. Darren Hanley (Bolton) 37-0-0, carp, pole, soft pellet, peg 46; Gary McClelland (DBJG Baits) 31-14-0; Dave Brierley (Fisherman’s Way) 19-8-0; Paul Cunnliffe (Guilder’s Tackle) 16-8-0.

Brookside. Snake Pit. Cheshire. Thu. 19. John Jones (Garbolino Elton) 84-12-0, carp to 3 lb, 12 m pole, bread, peg 34; Dave Mason (Stalybridge) 80-0-0; Andy Butler (Mosella) 70-6-0; Dave Williams (Garbolino Elton) 65-6-0. Sat. 34. Paul Jones (Bait-Tech) 66-12-0, 30 lb of ide, caster and carp to 2 lb, bread, 12 m pole, peg 53; Steve Burgess (Garbolino Elton) 55-6-0; John Jones (Garbolino Elton) 54-2-0; Steve Conroy (Drennan NW) 53-4-0. Sun. 32. Nick Butterworth (Cheshire Angling) 79-2-0, carp to 2 lb, soft pellet, 12 m pole, peg 2; John Jones (Garbolino Elton) 76-6-0; Paul Jones (Bait-Tech) 63-12-0; Steve Carrier (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 62-0-0.

Hampton Springs. Meadows and Long Island. Cheshire. Sat. 18. Peter Price (Saints) 63-3-0; Russell Tart (Cheshire Angling) 53-2-0; Gary Baugh (Chester Tackle Locker) 51-5-0; Phil Barwell (Widnes Angling Centre) 50-6-0.

Hampton Springs. Rock, Long & Meadow pools. Cheshire. Sun eve. 18. Rob Denny (Rod n’ Reel) 109-12-0, carp to 12 lb, barbel, tench and bream, meat and corn, margin pole, peg 10 Rock; Martin Wedley (Deggies Tackle) 64-14-0; Tony Matthais (Lionel’s Tackle) 61-6-0; Colin Shaw (Lionel’s Tackle) 60-6-0.

Hanchurch Fisheries, Hanchurch, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. Wed. Veterans. 17. Graham Broughton (Manchester) 105-4-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 1; M. Taylor (Trentside Angling) 70-4-0; Shaun O’Shaugnessey (Chase Social) 46-5-0.

High Heyes, Lake Three, Lancashire. Sat. 21. Alix Feeney (Wayne’s Tackle) 59-4-0, ide, worm, 14 m pole, peg 20; Damien Brierley (Tri-Cast Highfield) 37-8-0; Andy Davies (Tri-Cast Highfield) AND Brian Pound (Mack’s Tackle) 31-8-0.

Highfield. Lancashire. Wed OAPs. Oak Lake. 24. Ronnie Lister (Ted Carter’s Preston) 47-8-0, peg 33; Rod Ashton (Blackpool & Leyton) 42-12-0; Phil Bracewell (Blackpool) 35-4-0; Ken Anderton (Highfield Fishery) 35-4-0. Thu. Beech Lake. 16. Mike Reed (Garbolino Elton) 77-4-0, carp, meat, short pole, peg 26; Graham Carter (Ted Carter’s Preston) 66-4-0; John Rogers (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 59-0-0; Bruce Peggs (Gerry’s of Morecambe) 52-0-0. Sat. Oak Lake. 28. Nathan Lumb (Highfield Fishery) 100-10-0, carp to 10 lb and barbel 5 lb, luncheon meat, pole along the bank, peg 37; Paul Griffiths (Highfield Fishery) 80-0-0; Bruce Peggs (Gerry’s of Morecambe) 78-0-0; Craig Kent (Moorlands) 72-0-0. Sun. Beech Lake. 18. Sandy Barker (Highfield Fisheries) carp to 8 lb, worm, 4 m pole, peg 1; Dave Ryan (Ted Carter’s Southport) AND Mike Dewhurst (St Anthony’s) 57-0-0; Gary Gunn (Ted Carter’s Preston) 42-6-0.

Lingmere. Match Lake. Cheshire. Thu. 16. Steve Openshaw (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 69-4-0, carp to 2 lb, soft pellet, shallow, 14 m pole, peg 8; Mark Downey (Moreton) 50-8-0; Alan Dewhurst (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 46-0-0; Paul Wright (Liverpool) 44-10-0. Sat. 19. Alan Dewhurst (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) carp to 6 lb, pellet and bread, 14 m pole and Method feeder, peg 3; James Howson (Maver) 78-0-; Paul Wright (Liverpool) 61-14-0; Dave Randles (Moreton) 54-14-0.

Liverpool DAA Centenary, Leeds-Liverpool Canal at Maghull, Merseyside. Sun. 35. Stan Phillips (Mersey Dockers) 7-12-0, roach to 12 oz, hemp, 4 and 14 m pole, peg 392; Jeff Stirratt (Liverpool AS) 5-7-0; Paul Farquhar (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 5-3-0; Glynn Jones (Liverpool AS) 3-8-0.

Meadow View. Lark Pool. Cheshire. Tue. OAPs. 17. Dave White (Edgley Sports) 64-10-0, carp to 5 lb and ide, maggot and worm, 8 m pole, peg 35; Ray Jackson (55th Division AC) 47-2-0; Alan Provost (Trafford Angling) 44-4-0; Pete Cooke (Willaston) 38-6-0. Wed. 17. Cyril Cowley (Middlewich) 82-8-0, carp to 8 lb, pellet, feeder, peg 26; Chris Diamond (Eddie’s Bait) and Ricky Chung (Tameside Fox) 45-0-0; Dave White (Edgley Sports) 42-0-0. Thu. OAPs. Thrush Pool. 16. Alan Provost (Trafford Angling) 53-0-0, carp 6 lb, pellet and corn, 6 and 10 m pole, peg 27; Roger Peet (Oldham Owls) 31-0-0; Jim Holmes (Woodhouse Park) 29-0-0; Dennis Ockwell (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 26-6-0. Sun. Lark Pool. 27. David Howard (Platt Bridge Tackle) 49-12-0, carp to 6 lb, pellet and red maggot, Method feeder on 14 m pole, peg 36; Chris Diamond (Eddie’s Bait) 45-4-0; Eddie Jones (Liverpool) 41-2-0; Barry Davies (Deeside Tackle) 39-12-0.

Mill House. Mescar Lake. Merseyside. Wed. 21. Peter Gradwell (Liverpool AS) 76-12-0, carp to 8 lb, soft pellet, 12 m pole, peg 28; Lee Gibbon (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 45-8-0; Stan Phillips (Mersey Dockers) 43-0-0; Paul Haines (Kirkby) 42-0-0.

Newton-le-Willows AA. Sankey Canal Upper Pound. Merseyside. Wed eve. 20. Eddie Cook (Warrington) 7-10-0, bream and small carp, worm and caster, 11 m pole, peg 38; Barry Holbrook (Warrington) 6-10-0; Terry Speakman (Lowton) 5-4-0. Thu. OAPs. 30. Gordon Shorrocks (Farnworth) 14-8-0, small carp, skimmer bream and roach, worm, 9 and 12 m pole, peg 101; Jim Byrne (Shaw’s Tackle) 13-9-0; Bill Stockton (Warrington) 11-6-0; Geoff Clare (Warrington) 11-1-0.

Northwich DAA. River Weaver at Hartford, Cheshire. Sat. 20. Kevin Simpson (Vale Royal Angling) 8-5-0, 2 lb bream and roach, maggot and hemp, feeder and 8 m pole, peg 444; Rod Fraser 6-2-0; Dave Williams (Vale Royal Angling) 5-14-0; Reg Evans (Vale Royal Angling) AND Derek Bibby (Warrington AA) 5-1-0.

Northwood Garden Centre Aggregate, Hanchurch Fisheries, Hanchurch, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. Sun. Model Canal. 26. Chris Parker (Pickering’s of Burslem) 112-10-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 9; Richie Crane (Hanchurch Fisheries) 89-10-0; Mike Bennett (Hanchurch Fisheries) 84-5-0; Steve Weston (Trentside Angling) 81-10-0; Steve Michaels (Tri-Cast Highfield) 80-13-0; Danny Lowndes (Hanchurch Silver) 74-15-0.

Partridge, Covey Canal, Cheshire. Mon OAPs. 23. Dave Brighouse (Partridge) 71-2-0, small carp, F1s and ide, maggot and pellet, 8 m pole, peg 96; Roger Peet (Oldham Owls) 71-0-0; Kevin Dawber (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 66-6-0; Alan Provost (Trafford Angling) 64-6-0. Tue. 23. Ian Burley (Lloyd Baits) 131-7-0, ide and small carp, shallow caster, 6 m pole, peg 61; Chris Weeder Snr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 114-4-0; Tony Atkinson (Edgley Sports) 109-2-0; Andy Bennett (Fox Match) 99-10-0. Wed OAPs. 50. Stuart Bryan (Partridge) 71-14-0, F1s, mirror and common carp, paste, pole and pellet, peg 86; Dave Williams (Garbolino Elton) 69-5-0; Brian Hill (Partridge) 64-4-0; Frank Holding (Ted Carter’s Southport) 56-12-0. Thu. 21. Andy Bennett (Fox Match) 141-7-0, small carp, paste up in water, peg 75; Chris Weeder Jnr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 111-14-0; Gary Whalley (Bait Tech) 106-3-0; Ricky Salmon (Meadow View) 104-15-0.

Rudyard Lake, Leek, Staffordshire, Sat. 12. Roy Oxley (Edgeley Sports) 17-9-0, bream and skimmers, feeder fished worm, peg 109; Harold Wrigley (Edgeley sports) 15-13-0; Tim Moores (Sensas North West) 15-6-0; Pete Clements (Protak Barlows) 11-15-0.

Rosemary Wood. Island Pool. Lancashire. Sun. 18. Pete Dewhurst (Ted Carter’s Preston) 56-8-0, carp to 4 lb and ide, soft pellet and corn, 16 m pole, peg 32; Curtis Rothwell (Burscough Angling Supplies) 41-0-0; Roy Meredith (Turnover Tackle) 40-10-0; Mick Woolvine (Ted Carter’s Southport) 36-2-0.

St Helens AA. Carr Mill Dam. Merseyside. Sat. 16. Bill Lacey (St Helens) 13-14-0, skimmer bream, red maggot, open-end feeder, peg 85; Dave Alsop (St Helens) 9-7-0; Mike Barlow (Mosella Garbolino) 7-2-0; Dave Rigby (St Helens) 5-4-0.
Stapeley Cudmore, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffordshire, Sat. Pool 5. 22. Shaun Hill (Stapeley Cudmore) 81-9-0, carp to 4 lb, tench and skimmers, poled pellet, peg 3; Carl Moon (All In Tackle) 63-13-0; Mark Kearns (Stapeley Cudmore) 63-0-0; Neil Plummer (Pickering’s of Burslem) 60-8-0; Paul Williamson (Stapeley Cudmore) 59-8-0; John Frost (Pickering’s of Burslem) 58-0-0. Sun. Suez Canal. 24. Steve Edwards (Stapeley Cudmore) 96-0-0, carp to 6 lb and skimmers, poled paste, peg 5; Andy North (Garbolino Elton) 90-10-0; Anthony King (Protak Barlows) 87-12-0; Ade Shepherd (Stapeley Cudmore) 83-2-0; Anthony Furnival (Stapeley Cudmore) 82-2-0; Pete Madeley (Fox Match Dynamite Trentmen) 80-12-0.

Stoke City DAS, Shropshire Union Canal, Grubb Street, Woodseaves, Gnosall, Stafford. Sat. 32. Dave Lloyd (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 6-15-12, skimmers and roach, poled caster and squatt, peg 23; Paul Andrews (Birkenhead) 6-6-8; Stan Ward (Bilston Angling Centre) 6-0-12; Kevin Perry (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 5-12-10; Paul Murrin (Browning Lifestyle) 5-12-3; Simon Preece (Browning Lifestyle) 5-10-6.
Wigan DAA, Leeds-Liverpool Canal, Lancashire. Wed. Leyland Mill Lane. 31. Steve Wilson (Ted Carter’s Preston) 2-4-12, skimmers and roach, punch bread and squatt, 11 m pole, peg 61; Tom Fairhurst (Lostock Tackle Box) 1-15-4; John Rowley (Bolton) 1-14-4; Colin Savage (Bolton) 1-14-0. Sat. Saracens Head. 30. Carl Blurton (Ted Carter’s Preston) 6-3-0, skimmer bream and roach, punch bread and hemp, 11 and 13 m pole, peg 1010; Dave Edgerley (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 5-8-0; Kevin Stothers (Hindley MG) 4-4-12; Colin Cliffe (Ted Carter’s Preston) 4-1-8.