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North West Angler’s Mail matches for May 7/8 2011

Bannister House. Match Canal. Merseyside. Sat. 30. Keith Wilson (Elton Tackle) 112-0-0, carp and skimmer bream, paste, 3m pole, peg 16; John Vernon (Gilder’s Tackle) 85-12-0; Martin Kay (Elton Tackle) 77-4-0; Paul Bottomley (Coppull Angling Centre) 77-2-0. Sun. Mike Reed (Highfield Fisheries) 110-14-0, carp to 8 lb, pellet and paste, 12m pole, peg 53; Dave Pimblott (Garbolino Elton) 88-3-0; Paul Bottomley (Coppull Angling Centre) 72-10-0; Jamie Hughes (Maver Midlands) 71-4-0.

Blundell’s. Ash, Pine & Trio. Cheshire. Wed. 22. Chris Weeder Jnr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 99-14-0, carp to 2 lb, caster, 7m pole on nearside bank, peg 51 Trio; Stuart Taylor (Tackle Saver) 99-0-0; Mike Rogerson (Drennan NW) 85-3-0; Tony Mellor (Vale Royal Angling) 68-5-0. Thu eve. Rover on all waters. 18. Mike Rogerson (Drennan NW) 109-8-0, carp to 12 lb, meat, 6m pole, peg 53 Ash; John Corless (Tonge Moore) 73-12-0; Stuart Taylor (Tackle Saver) 65-1-0; Martin Griffiths (Cheshire Angling) 58-11-0. Fri. Trio Pond. 16. Chris Weeder Jnr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 58-4-0, carp and ide, caster and pellet, 8m pole, peg 5; Chris Weeder Snr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 57-12-0; Tony Green (Cheshire Angling) 50-5-0; Andy Musgrove (Edgley Sports) 44-13-0. Sat. Rover on all waters. 46. Alan Howarth (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 100-13-0, carp to 10 lb, luncheon meat, Method feeder, peg 48 Ash; Connor Barlow (Mosella Garbolino) 92-3-0; Paul Mossman (Ted Carter’s Preston) 83-5-0; Mike Rogerson (Drennan NW) 81-13-0. Sun. Rover on West, Ash and Trio. 45. Andy Bennett (Fox Match) 123-0-0, carp to 12lb and 40lb ide, pellet and caster, Method feeder and 7m pole, peg 55 Ash; Paul Mossman (Ted Carter’s Preston) 74-1-0; Ian Blakeley (Saints) 59-2-0; Steve Norris (Edgley Sports) 57-12-0.

Bradshaw Lake Four. Lancashire. Wed. 21. Steve Hall (Midleton) 47-12-0, bream, skimmers and roach, worm, 11m pole, peg 6; Ray Windsor (Little Lever) 35-4-0; Geoff Terry (Little Lever) 34-12-0; Chris Hogan (Fisherman’s Way Bury) 29-6-0. Wed eve. 21. Alan Battersby (Bolton) 134-10-0, carp, soft pellet, 16m pole, peg 7; John Holt (Bolton) 130-10-0; Daz Shaw (Maver NW) 116-6-0; Steve Leach (Tottington) 115-14-0. Sun. Lake Six. 21. Ron Holt (Sensas NW) 21-4-0, roach and skimmer bream, pellet and caster, 13m pole, peg 6; Brett Longthorne (North West Worms) 20-0-0; Steve Hall (Midleton) 20-0-0; Steve Leach (Tottington) 14-8-0.

Brookside. Snake Pit. Cheshire. Sat. 36. Paul Jones (Bait-Tech) 63-12-0, mostly ide to 2lb with skimmer bream, caster, 12m pole, peg 43; Mark Benson (Widnes Angling Centre) 52-12-0; Neil Rogerson (Fox Match Bait tech) 51-14-0; Steve Carrier (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 48-14-0.

Copthorne. Bottom Canal. Lancashire. Sat. 17. Steve Abbott (Ted Carter’s Preston) 36-9-0, carp to 7 lb, paste, 7m pole, peg 5; John Rigg Snr (Ted Carter’s Preston) 34-0-0; Gavin Platt (Wayne’s Tackle) 33-2-0; Bob Watson (Ted Carter’s Preston) 29-0-0.

Hanchurch Fishery, Hanchurch, Stoke-on-Trent, Wed. Veterans, Model Canal, 16. M. Rhodes (Hanchurch Fishery) 33-14-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 11; P. Burgess (Manchester) 33-12-0; K. Bowen (Hanchurch) 29-15-0.

Henshall Insurance Aggregate, Hanchurch Fishery, Hanchurch, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, Sat. Model canal, 35. Doug Bell (Stafford) 50-14-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 53; Sam Bates (Garbolino All In) 41-1-0; G. Lawson (Hanchurch Fishery) 40-8-0; Neil Dimmick (Trentside Tackle) 38-9-0; Anthony Merrill (Simon-Hartley) 36-2-0; A. Pearce (Hanchurch Fishery) 32-6-0.

Highfield. Oak Lake. Lancashire. Wed OAPs. Oak Lake. 22. Terry Clark (Ted Carter’s Preston) 50-10-0, carp to 5lb and barbel, meat in the margin, 3m pole, peg 34; Keith Judson (Ted Carter’s Preston) 49-12-0; Keith Hyde (Oldham) 33-14-0; Fred Porter (Blackpool & Leyton) 26-10-0. Thur. Beech Lake. 16. Richard Yates (Ted Carter’s Preston) 74-2-0, carp to 6 lb, pellet paste, carp 6 lb, 4m pole, peg 5; Fri OAPs. Beech Lake. 24. Terry Clark (Ted Carter’s Preston) 70-14-0. carp 6lb and barbel 4 lb, luncheon meat, 3m pole, peg 16; Pete Smith (Blackpool Transport) 56-10-0; Mel Dixon (Blackpool) 48-14-0; Alan Ashurst (Fleetwood Res) 44-6-0. Sat. Ash Lake. 19. Arthur Hargreaves (Ted Carter’s Preston) 77-5-0, carp to 8 lb, luncheon meat, 3m pole, peg 16; Stuart Kennedy (Ted Carter’s Preston) 72-4-0; Kevin Scott (Highfield Fisheries) 58-0-0; Frank Yardley (Ted Carter’s Preston) 47-8-0. Sun. Stuart Kennedy (Ted Carter’s Preston) 118-6-0, carp to 8 lb, pellet paste, fishing in margin and at 14m, peg 20; Graham Carter (Ted Carter’s Preston) 72-8-0; Tom Pye (Ted Carter’s Preston) 59-8-0; Eric Hardy (Bury) 58-2-0.

JCB, Woodseat Hall Lake, Rocester, Staffordshire, Sun. 25. Tony Jeffrey (JCB) 32-13-0, skimmers and F1s, poled pellet, peg 27; Lee Brogdganski (JCB) 17-8-0; Dave Rimmer (Crewe) 15-14-0; John Millward (JCB) 11-4-0; Chris Brown (Gerry’s of Nottingham) 10-13-0; John Shawcross (JCB) 10-4-0.

Lingmere. Match Lake. Wirral. Thurs. 16. Andy Kirk (Bidston) 72-2-0, carp to 5 lb, pellet and paste, 6m pole in margin, peg 19; John Armour (Moreton) 78-8-0; Chris Heaton (Moreton) 46-8-0; Barry Ormsby (Moreton) 34-4-0. Sat. 19. Jamie Hughes (Maver Midlands) 108-8-0, carp and barbel, caster high in water, 14m pole, peg 32; John Armour (Moreton) 78-8-0; James Oulton (Upton) 48-0-0; Andy Kirk (Bidston) 39-8-0.

Liverpool & District AA. Leeds-Liverpool Canal at King’s Arms. Merseyside, Sun. 18. Frank Holding (Ted Carter’s Southport) 5-15-0, eels and a skimmer, worm and caster, 8m pole, peg 119; John Mutch (Wigan) 5-11-0; Dave Nicholls (Liverpool AS) 4-6-0; Peter Gradwell (Liverpool AS) 4-3-0.

Meadow View. Lark Pool. Cheshire. Tue OAPs. 19. Denis Ockwell (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 70-4-0, carp to 8 lb, pellet and corn, 6 and 8m pole, peg 14; Roger Peet (Oldham Owls) 57-4-0; Bill Fairclough (Widnes & District) 53-4-0; Ray Hignett (Shaw’s Tackle) 44-8-0. Wed. 20. Mike Thompson (Trafford Angling) and Phil Chung (Tameside Fox) 81-0-0, carp to 7 lb, pellet, 7m pole, pegs 7 and 22; Peter Tickle (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 68-4-0; Steve Rimmer (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 56-10-0. Thu OAPs. Linnet Pool. 16. Bill Fairclough (Widnes & District) 32-6-0, carp to 4 lb, soft pellet, 6m pole, peg 16; Ken Jefferies (Edgley Sports) 22-12-0; Roy Morgan (Gosjak) 19-0-0; Rick Hines (Saints) 18-4-0. Fri. eve. 16. Maurice Hunt (Ryder Brow) 100-10-0, carp to 8 lb, soft pellet, 4 and 7m pole, peg 36; Craig Loose (Ryder Brow) 93-0-0; Wayne Rooke (Marukyu Baits) 84-12-0; Mark Williams (Sale) 82-3-0. Sat. Moorcroft Builders open. 23. Jim Garside (Team Hydro) 66-2-0, carp to 6 lb, meat, 6m pole, peg 37; Mike Tighe (Gilder’s Tackle) 56-2-0; Derek Bibby (Warrington AA) 53-6-0; Conrad Taylor (Guilder’s Tackle) 46-2-0. Sun. 25. Jim Garside (Team Hydro) 113-8-0, carp to 12 lb, pellet, 5m pole, peg 28; Clive Garlick (Meadow View) 56-6-0; Phil Barwell (Widnes Angling Centre) 51-0-0; Craig Loose (Ryder Brow) 48-8-0.

Middlewich Spring League, Trent and Mersey canal, Middlewich, Cheshire, Sun. Round Three 76. Damian Parry (Trabucco Midlands Van den Eynde Red) 7-3-4, small roach, perch and gudgeon, odd caster fish, poled squatt and pinkie, peg 2 Ideal Standards; Dave Lloyd (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 6-9-4; Phil ‘Jonty’ Johnson (Trabucco Midlands Van den Eynde) 5-9-12; Davy Ellis (Frank’s) 5-7-10; Alan Morris (Sensas North West) 5-4-5; Lucifer Woodhouse (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 5-1-6.
Teams: Trabucco Midlands Van den Eynde Red 62; Trabucco Midlands Van den Eynde Green 58; Sam’s Tackle Green 57; Frank’s 54; Maver Tipton Van den Eynde and Shakespeare both 53.
League: Trabucco Midlands Van den Eynde Red 188; Maver Tipton Van den Eynde 165; Trabucco Midlands Van den Eynde Blue 159; Shakespeare 154; Sam’s Tackle Green 148; Ted Carter Southport, Green 146.

Mill House. Mescar Lake. Merseyside. Sat. 22. Graham Charnock (Liverpool AS) 61-0-0, carp to 4 lb, soft pellet, 8m pole, peg 60; Alex Bentley (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 52-6-0; Gerry O’Hara (Wavertree) 34-3-0; Paul Charnock (Mersey Dockers) 29-8-0.

Newton le Willows AA Over 60s. Sankey Canal Upper Pound. Merseyside. Thurs. 40. Ron Kinsella (Widnes) 21-5-0, bream and small carp, soft pellet, 13m pole, peg 15; Jim Byrne (Shaw’s Tackle) 12-2-0; Doug Thom (Widnes) 9-8-0; George Barber (Warrington) 8-11-0.

Partridge Lakes. Spey and March. Cheshire. Mon OAPs. 23. Keith Blakeley (Leigh, Tackle & Bait) 33-0-0, small carp, skimmers and ide, paste, 6m pole, peg 10 Spey; Harry Robinson (Partridge) 24-1-0; Albert Worral (Warrington) 22-5-0; Carl Woodley (Oldham Owls) 21-5-0. Wed OAPs. Covey Canal. 44. Chris Weeder Snr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 60-10-0, ide, small carp and F1s, caster, 6m pole, peg 73; Mike Hilton (Leigh, Tackle & Bait) 41-0-0; Dave Brighouse (Partridge) 38-2-0; Richard Rawsthorne (Partridge Team NW) 36-1-0. Sat. 45. Barry Bush (North West Worms) 134-3-0, F1s to 2 lb, caster shallow, 6m pole, peg 72; Russ Jones (North West Worms) 79-11-0; 3 John Kenning (Goole) 76-2-0; Chris Weeder Snr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 74-8-0. Sun. 73. Kevin Lavelle (Maver) 117-11-0; carp and ide, caster shallow, 7m pole, peg 52; Rob Pelling (Connect Tackle) 89-9-0; Peter Price (Saints) 84-5-0; James De Clouet (Marukyu Baits) 80-4-0.

St. Helens AA. Carr Mill Dam. Merseyside. Sun. 66. Steve Wooding (Skelmersdale) 77-8-0 (new match record), bream to 4 lb, groundbait feeder at 25 metres, worm, £285 pool, peg 7; Sam Thelwell (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 74-7-0; Sean Fletcher 44-7-0; Derek Bennett (Preston Innovations) 38-5-0.

Stapeley Cudmore, Whitmore, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffordshire, Tues. Suez Canal, 16. Andy Moors (Maver Pickering’s) 131-4-0, carp to 4 lb, poled meat, peg 15; John Myatt (Izaak Walton, Leigh) 98-10-0; Trevor Robinson (Maver Midlands) 90-10-0; Jake Robinson (Maver Pickering’s) 86-4-0; Andy Dyson (Stapeley Cudmore) 78-2-0; Trevor Robinson sr (Pickering’s of Burslem) 60-12-0. Sat. Suez Canal, 21. Andy Moors (Maver Pickering’s) 124-14-0, carp, to 6 lb, tench and skimmers, poled meat and sweetcorn, peg 25; Anthony Furnival (Stapeley Cudmore) 101-10-0; Paul Williamson (Stapeley Cudmore) 80-2-0; Damian Bracken (Mosella Garbolino) 69-2-0; Mark Kearns (Stapeley cudmore) 67-0-0; Ian Sinker (Stapeley Cudmore) 58-10-0.
Wigan & District AA. Leeds-Liverpool Canal at Botany Bay. Lancashire. Wed. 27. Alan Whalley (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 7-0-8, bream and skimmers, punch bread, 11m pole, pegged at Bagganley Lane; Brian Mercer (Lostock Tackle Box) 3-4-4; Sean Wharton (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 2-14-8; Rob Porter (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 2-6-0. Sat. Gorst Lane. 32. Kevin Garry (Hindley Match) 12-9-0, bream to 2 lb, red maggot, 13m pole, peg 1; Steve Doolan (Wigan) 6-3-0; Mark Element (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 5-8-0; Alan Birchall (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 3-14-0. Sun. Burscough. 26. Steve Mayo (Hindley MG) 17-4-0, bream and skimmers, red maggot, 11 and 14m pole, pegged on fairground; Dave McGuinn (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 7-12-0; 3 Alan Whalley (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 7-5-12; Derek Fairhurst (Hindley MG) 5-2-0.
Yew Tree Fisheries, Thornton Hough, Wirral, Cheshire, Thurs. 13. Gary Brislen (Wirral) 48-8-0, carp, poled pellet; Peter Cooke (Willaston) 32-11-0; Ray Jackson (Willaston) 27-12-0.