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North West Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for March 10/11 2012.

* Heronbrook Spring League, Heronbrook, Slindon, Staffs. Sun. 80.  Jamie Hughes (Maver Midland Bag ‘em Baits) 156-0-0, carp and F1s, pole, pellet, Meadow 44; Simon Allen (Maver Gold Yew) 154-7-0; Ken Oldham (Connect Tackle) 136-15-0; Dave White (Maver Bagem Baits) 107-0-0; Neil Machin (Maver Pickering’s) 90-10-0; Cilve Nixon (Maver Gold Oak) 84-2-0.

Teams: Maver Bagem Baits 9; Maver Pickering’s 10; Wigan Angling Centre and Maver Gold Yew both 14; Trentside Tackle 15; Maver Gold Oak 16.

* Partridge Lakes. Covey Canal. Cheshire. Sat. 57

Richard Crabtree (Gerry’s Morecambe) 72-1-0, ide, F1s, small common and mirror carp, red and white maggot, top 2 sections left and right in margins, peg 85; Kevin Bennett (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 57-6-0; Mike Reed (Garbolino Elton) 52-6-0; Richard O’Connor (Drennan NW) 46-7-0; Paul Balmforth (Maver NW) 43-8-0; John Turner (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 43-6-0.

Sun. 70. John Turner (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 56-4-0, F1s, ide, small carp to 2 lb, soft pellet, 11m pole, peg 75, £160 pools; Andy Bennett (Fox/Bag’em Baits) 53-0-0; Pete Humphries (Ashton Angling Supplies) 50-0-0; Colin Shaw (Lionel’s Tackle) 48-4-0; Trevor Jones (Rod n’ Reel) 47-2-0; Andy Bridge (Garbolino Elton) 42-7-0.


Blundell’s, Roving match on all lakes. Cheshire. Sun. 51

Stuart Carroll (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 97-2-0, 60lb of common carp to 4lb and then F1s to 3lb, soft pellet, 16m pole, peg 3 East Lodge; Alan Howarth (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 67-2-0; Pete Cunniffe (Gilder’s Tackle) 66-12-0; Chris Shaw (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 58-8-0; Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 56-15-0; Lee Clancy (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 56-7-0. Wed. 34. Alan Dewhurst (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 88-7-0, carp to 2lb, red and white maggot, 13m pole, peg 37 Trio; Adrian Berry (Izaak Walton) 59-15-0; Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 58-6-0; Daz Gleave (Trafford Angling) 57-6-0. Sat. 39. Pete Cunniffe (Gilder’s Tackle) 57-8-0, ide to 2lb, caster and maggot, 8m pole in 2m water, peg 45 Ash; John McFarland (Rochdale Angling Centre) 52-3-0; Sean Woodward (Cheshire Angling) 51-5-0; Mark Lucas (Mosella) 45-9-0.

Brookside, Cheshire. Thurs. Snake Pit. 26. Dave Williams (Garbolino Elton) 49-2-0, small carp[ and F1s, soft pellet and maggot, 11m pole, peg 21; Jim Wilson (Kieron Rich) 49-0-0; Roger Hampson (Hampson Surveyors) 40-0-0; Mike Rogerson (Drennan NW) 39-1-0. Sat. Snake and Willow. 49. Wayne Kearney (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 67-14-0, carp to 2lb and H1s, soft pellet, 12m pole, peg 19 Snake; Chris Ruscoe (Rod n’ Reel) 66-10-0; Steve Carrier (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 63-0-0; Geoff Lindsay (Warrington) 54-8-0. Sun. 48. Mark Plevin (Weston Tackle) 73-12-0, carp to 4lb.ide and F1s, punch bread, 10m pole, peg 50; Paul Jones (Bait-Tech) 72-8-0; Wayne Kearney (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 70-10-0; Steve Carrier (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 65-12-0.

Crewe and District Winter League, Trent and Mersey Canal, Red Shale, near Midlewich, Cheshire, Sun, Round Four, 36. Bernie Leatherbarrow (Frank’s Four) 14-9-0, all roach, poled caster, near roots; Phil Cross (Exiles) 9-8-0; Neil Latham (Betley’s Monsters) 9-4-8; Jem Chesworth (Betley’s Monsters) 8-13-2; Graham Simcox (Betley’s Monsters) 8-3-4; Eric Gardner (Team Eclipse) 7-13-0. Teams: Betley’s Monsters 30; Exiles 28; browning Lifestyle 26; Eclipse Blue 20; Eclipse Green 19; Wyche Anglers 18. League: Exiles 97; Eclipse Green 96; Eclipse Blue 90; Browning Lifestyle 86; Betley’s Monsters 81; Late Comers 80; Frank’s Four 72; Wyche Anglers 69; Cheshire MG 49.

High Heyes Farm, Roving Match. Lancashire. Sat. 18. John Rogers (Ted Carter’s Preston) 64-0-0, chub, ide and small carp, red maggot, 14m pole, peg 8 Lake Two; Paul Hart (Ted Carter’s Preston) 42-6-0; Bill Edmunds (Ted Carter’s Preston) 33-4-0; Gavin Platt (Wayne’s Tackle) 32-0-0.

JCB Open, North lake, Rocester, Staffordshire, Sun. Silver fish Only, 30. Chris Brown (JCB) 26-0-0, bream, cage feeder and maggot, peg 20; Terry Gilbert (Birmingham) 16-8-0; John Thorpe (JCB) 15-4-0; N. Johnson (Stoke-on-Trent) 14-5-0; Dave Pickering (Pickering’s of Burslem) 10-14-0.

Lingmere, Match Lake. Cheshire. Thurs. 17.  Steve Openshaw (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 37-0-0, barbel to 5lb and small carp, double red maggot, 16m pole, peg 20; Andy Kirk (Bidston) 29-8-0; Jim Bell (Moreton) 20-6-0; Paul Rob (Liverpool) 19-10-0. Sat. 19. Andy Kirk (Bidston) 57-4-0, carp to 8lb, soft pellet, 16m pole to island, peg 20; Phil Roberts (Upton) 53-5-0; Anthony Moran (Vine Baits) 51-0-0; Steve Balson (Moreton) 46-1-0.

Liverpool and DAA,  Tasker’s Top Team, Leeds-Liverpool Canal at Eager Lane. Merseyside. Sun. 42. Anthony Marsden (Sam’s Tackle Blue) 9-0-0, roach to 8 oz., punch bread and hemp, 6 and 11m pole, peg 116; Rob Flude (Liverpool AS Blue) 5-11-12; John Easton (Liverpool AS Blue) 5-10-3; Graham Stokes (Ted Carter’s Southport) 5-2-6. Teams: Sam’s Tackle Blue and Liverpool AS Red 14; Sam’s Tackle Green and Liverpool AS Blue 20. League 6/8: Sam’s Tackle Blue 110; Sam’s Tackle Green and Liverpool AS Red 124; Liverpool AS Blue 40.

Meadow View, Cheshire. Tues. OAPs. Lark Pool. 19. Roger Peet (Oldham Owls) 66-0-0, carp to 8lb, sweetcorn, 10m pole, peg 4; Ray Hignett (Shaw’s Tackle) 37-8-0; Carl Woodley (Oldham Owls) 17-4-0; Richard Rawsthorne (Ashton Angling Supplies) 15-6-0. Thurs. OAPs. Linnet Pool. 16. Ken Jefferies (Edgley Sports) 24-2-0, carp to 2lb, corn and soft pellet, 4m pole, peg 27; Jim Holmes (Woodhouse Park) 23-12-0; Bill Morris (Lymm) 12-6-0; Roy Morgan (Gosjak) 11-6-0. Sun. 23. Keith Padmore (Ted Carter’s Preston) 84-6-0, carp to 6lb, double maggot, 13m pole, peg 18; Bob Dac (Edgley Sports) 69-14-0; Vic Trees (Ted Carter’s Preston) 40-0-0; Dave Williams (Cheshire Angling) 25-6-0.

Mill House, Mescar Lake. Merseyside. Wed. 14. Simon Waller (Liverpool AS) 46-12-0, carp to 6lb, luncheon meat, method feeder, peg 60; Bill Owen (Prescot Angling) 24-6-0; Stan Phillips (Mersey Dockers) 24-4-0; John Raby (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 23-8-0. Wed. 16. Alex Bentley (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 55-10-0, carp to 5lb and 20lb of skimmer bream, soft pellet and caster, 13m pole, peg 60; Colin Craven (Wavertree) 31-8-0; Paul Roberts (Old Swan) 28-0-0; Colin Ambrose (Mersey Dockers) 25-4-0.

Newton-le-Willows AA, Yew Tree Reservoir. Merseyside. Thu Over 60s. 26. Alan Tickle (Newton-le-Willows) 21-5-0, one 12lb carp on 1lb line, plus roach and skimmer bream, red maggot, 11m pole, peg 1; Ron Kinsella (Widnes) 14-13-0; Paul Hill (Runcorn) 13-5-0; Doug Thom (Widnes) 8-6-0.

Northern AA, Macclesfield Canal at High Lane. Cheshire. Sun. 26. Shaun Paddon (Tri-Cast Highfield) 5-6-4, perch 1-8-0 plus skimmers and roach, worm and punch bread, 10 and 12m pole, peg 27; Dave Holland (Tri-Cast Highfield) 4-7-8; Brian Meadows (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 3-12-8; John Edwards (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 2-13-0.

Partridge Lakes, Covey Canal. Cheshire. Mon. OAPs. 18. Phil Oakes (Garswood Hall) 62-14-0, F1s and small carp, soft pellet, 3m pole, peg 54; Ernie Pilkington (Ted Carter’s Preston) 40-1-0; Gordon Fielding (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 39-7-0; Stuart Bryan (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 35-3-0. Tues. 26. John Turner (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 61-7-0, F1s, mirror and common carp, sweetcorn and red maggot, 4 and 11m pole, peg 53; Andy Bennett (Fox/Bag’em Baits) 49-0-0; Daz Shaw (Maver NW) 48-15-0; Simon Beswick (North West Worms) 46-4-0. Wed. OAPs. 36. Des Greenough (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 48-5-0, Ide and small carp, maggot, 6 and 11m pole, peg 74; Tom Aspinall (Atherton Tackle) 44-8-0; Alan Talbot (Wigan Angling Centre) 33-4-0; Jim Smith (Manchester) 33-2-0. Thurs. 40. Mike Rudd (Rochdale Angling Centre) 60-14-0, F1s and ide, red and white maggot, 11m pole; Paul Coyle (Preston Innovations) 49-3-0; Wayne Rooke (Marukyu Baits) 46-6-0; Lee Addy (Bait-Tech) 45-2-0.

St. Helens AA, Carr Mill Dam. Merseyside. Mon. 19. Mike Burkhill (Leigh, Tackle and Bait) 11-15-0, skimmer bream, red maggot, open-ended feeder, peg 156; Gedd Rigby (St. Helens) 11-11-0; Dave Alsop (St. Helens) 7-2-0; Dave Rigby (St. Helens) 6-3-0. Sat. 39. Shaun Fletcher (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 10-2-0, skimmer bream, small worms, bread feeder, peg 87; Derek Bennett (Preston Innovations) 5-12-0; Gedd Rigby (St. Helens) 4-15-0; James Kershaw (Tri-Cast Calder) 4-13-0.

Stapeley Cudmore, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffordshire, Sat. Suez and Brewsters Canals, 28. Will Crowder (Ulimate Pellets) 42-14-0, carp to 3 lb plus skimmers, poled pellet, peg 36; Keith Owen (Ray’s Tackle) 42-10-0; Bill Gilchrist (Stapeley Cyudmore) 42-0-0; Mel Kearns (Stapeley Cudmore) 39-0-0; Jake Robinson (Maver Pickering’s) 36-10-0; Graham Bowers (Heronbrook) 36-4-0. Sun. Suez Canal, 24. Trevor Robinson (Maver Midlands Bagem Baits) 72-6-0, carp to 4 lbs and skimmers, poled pellet, peg 9; Mark Kearns (Stapeley Cudmore) 65-6-0; David Breakwell (Embankment AC) 62-2-0; Pete Holmes (Pickering’s of Burslem) 57-8-0; Carl Lane (Prescott Angling Centre) 50-10-0; Frank Cooke (Ray’s Tackle) 50-4-0.

Wigan and District AA, Leeds-Liverpool Canal. Lancashire.  Wed. Navigation Inn. 30. Alan Whalley (Sam’s Tackle and Bait) 2-10-8, roach to 3oz, punch bread, 10m pole, peg 201; Daz Shaw (Maver NW) 1-10-4; Colin Savage (Bolton) 1-5-12; Rob Porter (Sam’s Tackle and Bait) 1-3-4. Sat. Ring of Bells. 32. Graham Mortimer (Sensas NW) 6-7-8, two 2lb bream and roach, caster, 14m pole, peg 606; Anthony Marsden (Sam’s Tackle and Bait) 5-4-0; Dave Wells (Tri Cast Rochdale) 3-15-4; Tony Prescot (Coppul Anglers) 3-9-4.

Wigan and District AA Four Man League, Leeds-Liverpool Canal at Spencer’s Bridge. Lancashire.  Sun. 36.  Kevin Garry (Hindley Match) 3-2-0, skimmers, roach and small perch, punch bread and worm, 3 and 11m pole, peg 36; Steve Wilson (Ted Carter’s A 2-14-0; Gary Marchant (Mosella NW) 2-9-6; Kevin North (Hindley Match) 2-7-5. Teams: Bread heads 14; Ted Carter’s A and Hindley 15; Tri-Cast Rochdale 19. League ¾: Ted Carter’s A 44; Tri-Cast Rochdale and Bread Heads 51; Mosella NW 56.

Winsford and District AA, River Weaver. Marina. Cheshire. Sun. 26. Keith Smith (Royton) 22-6-0, skimmer bream to 2 lb and roach, red maggot, groundbait feeder, peg 200; Frank Slater (Vale Royal Angling) 17-3-0; Chris Simmons (Barnton) 16-7-0; Graham Evans (Trafford Angling) 15-4-0.