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North West Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for November 6/7 2010

* North Wales WL, Heronbrook. Sun. 70. Chris Smith (Chester Tackle Locker) 104-0-0, F1s, maggot and corn, 20m pole, peg 2 Island Pool; Les Picken (Connahs Quay Match) 88-4-0; Melvin Jenkins (Rod n’ Reel) 75-6-0; Pete Ashdown (Connahs Quay Match) 63-0-0; Mark Webb (Saints) 57-0-0; Ian Hughes (Drennan NW) 53-12-0;
Teams: Chester tackle Locker 52; Rod n’ Reel 52; Drennan NW 47; Connahs Quay Match 40
League: Chester tackle Locker 9; Rod n’ Reel 11; Drennan NW 12; Saints 18.

* Partridge Lake. Covey Canal. Cheshire. 78

Neil Machin (Garbolino) 56-12-0, ide, small common and mirror carp, maggot, 5m pole, peg 98; Mike Rudd (Rochdale Angling Centre) 37-3-0; Brian Jones (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 34-7-0; John Jones (Garbolino Elton) 33-11-0; Dave Pimblott (Garbolino Elton) 32-4-0; Steve Short (Tri CaSt. Highfield) 32-1-0.

* St. Helens AA. Carr Mill Dam. Merseyside. 55

Joe Lacey (St. Helens) 15-7-0, skimmer bream, maggot, groundbait feeder, peg 14; Kevin Clarke (Leigh, Tackle & Bait) 11-15-0; Dennis Knight (Wigan) 10-0-0; Paul Clibburn (Wigan) 9-14-0; Dave Kenyon (Wigan) 9-9-0; Steve Ward (St. Helens) 9-6-0.

* Shropshire WL, Hampton Springs Fishery, Malpas, Cheshire, Sun. 59. Simon Richardson (Maver Total Angling) 89-2-0, carp to 6 lb, poled pellet, Meadow Pool 12; Dave White (Maver Midlands) 86-1-0; Sean Barber (Maver Midlands) 66-6-0; Jamie Hughes (Maver Midlands) 62-8-0; Steve Owen (Anglers Bait Club) 59-4-0; D. Evans (Tri-Cast Weston) 58-9-0.
Teams: Maver Midlands 19; Oakengates Angling Centre 30; Maver Total Angling 31; Anglers Bait Club 34; Tri-Cast Weston 43; Gudgeon Baggers 53.
League: Maver Midlands 4; Maver Total Angling 6; Oakengates Angling Centre 10; Anglers Bait Club 11; Gudgeon Baggers 15; Tri-Cast Weston 16.

* Wigan WL. Leeds-Liverpool Canal at Appley Bridge. Lancashire. 140. Steve Gallop (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 8-5-1, bream  3lb, hybrids and small roach, punch bread, 11 and 14m pole; Jim Jeffers (Liverpool AS) 4-15-3; Jack Rogers (Bolton) 4-15-12; John Hall (Leigh MG) 4-11-15; Arthur Shirtcliffe (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 4-4-10; Roger Priestley (Maver NW) 3-6-8.

Teams: Sensas NW 51; Tri-CaSt. Highfield 59; Ted Carter’s Preston 61; Sam’s Tackle & Bait 63; Tri-Cast Rochdale 64.

League 2/4: Sensas NW 3; Sam’s Tackle & Bait 5; Ted Carter’s Preston 7; Maver NW 9; Tri-CaSt. Highfield 10.

* Wirral WL, Trent and Mersey Canal, Rudheath, Northwich, Cheshire, Sun. Round Two, 54. Craig Ritchie (Warrington) 4-12-12, four roach to caster, on 1 lb perch to lobworm and small roach to punched bread; Stef Johanson (Team Eclipse) 3-14-15; Alan Faulkner (Warrington) 3-11-6; Barry Davis (Willaston) 3-5-6; Paul Andrews (Birkenhead) 3-2-0; Kevin O’Hanlon (Birkenhead) 3-1-8.
Teams: Warrington 41; Frank’s 40; Team Eclipse 38; Trabucco Midlands Van den Eynde 35; Birkenhead 30; Willaston 24; Cheshire MG 24.
League: Frank’s 142; Warrington 141; Team Eclipse 137; Trabucco Midlands Van den Eynde 135; Merseysiders 109; Birkenhead 106; Dockers 106.
Other matches

Bannister House. Match Lake. Merseyside. Sun. 41.

Bill Smith (Bannister House) 51-12-0, carp 6lb and skimmer bream, soft pellet, 15m,t pole, peg 23; Mark Halliwell (Subfish) 42-8-0; 3 Alan Menzies (Garbolino Elton) 32-2-0; 4 Alan Bruce (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 28-0-0.

Blundell’s. Cheshire. Wed. Pine Lodge. 23. Andy May (Ultima) 127-4-0, carp 4lb, maggot shallow, waggler, peg 69; Paul Jones (Bait-Tech) 82-7-0; Andy Bennett (Fox Match) 43-12-0; Tony Green (Cheshire Angling) 41-10-0. Sat. Ash Canal. 41. Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 69-14-0, carp 6lb and ide, maggot, waggler, peg 56; Paul Jones (Bait-Tech) 60-1-0;  A Musgrove, Edgley Sports, Cheshire, 55-11-0; Chris Ruscoe (Rod n’ Reel) 55-7-0. Sun. Ash Canal. 45. Paul Jones (Bait-Tech) 83-8-0, carp 7lb and ide, maggot, 14m pole, peg 53; Chris Ruscoe (Rod n’ Reel) 72-8-0; Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 61-14-0; Kerry Kirkwood (St. Helens Angling) 55-0-0.

Bradshaw Hall. Lancashire. Wed. Lake Four. 22. Lee Addy (Drennan NW) 27-0-0, roach. caster, 13m pole, peg 26; Stuart Oliver (Bolton) 25-14-0; Dave Brierley (Fisherman’s Way) 25-12-0; Paul Blinkhorn (Trafford Angling) 20-4-0. Sat. Lake Four, 22. Dave Brierley (Fisherman’s Way) 22-0-0-, roach, red maggot, 13m pole, peg 8; Steve Clegg (Saints) 19-8-0; Kevin Lavelle (Saints) 17-8-0; Jim Hines (Dynamite Baits) 17-2-0. Sun. Lake Eight. 21. John Clayton (Bolton) 29-0-0, carp and skimmer bream, maggot and caster, 11m pole, peg 33; Steve Hall (Midleton) 23-4-0; Andy Baker (Bolton) 21-0-0; Neil Partington (Bolton) 18-0-0.

Brookside. Snake Pit. Cheshire. Sat. 26. Mark Benson (Widnes Angling Centre) 38-10-0, ide and small carp, maggot, 11m pole, peg 25; John Jones (Garbolino Elton) 36-14-0; John Bradshaw (Mosella Garbolino) 33-0-0; Geoff Parker (Brookside) 30-10-0. Sun. 29. Alan Metcalfe (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 54-10-0, ide, tench and carp, red maggot, 12m pole, peg 59; Dave Williams (Rochdale Angling) 31-14-0; Dave Williams (Garbolino Elton) 29-14-0; Nick Butterworth (Cheshire Angling) 28-0-0.

Hanchurch Fisheries Veterans, Model Canal, Hanchurch, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, Wed. 18. Tony Gore (Pickering’s of Burslem) and P. Burgess (Manchester) both 28-10-0, both carp tio poled pellet and maggot, pegs 1 and 39 respectively; Steve Lowndes (Hanchurch Silver) 24-14-0; K. Fradley (Hanchurch) 24-5-0.

High Heyes Farm. Lake Two. Lancashire. Sat. 24. Ken Rutlidge (St Anthony’s) 36-6-0, carp 4 lb and barbel, red maggot, 14m pole, peg 20; Brian Pound (Mack’s Tackle) 24-0-0; Karl Altforfer (Chorley) 15-5-0; Dave Murphy (Bolton) 15-7-0.

Highfield. Lancashire. Wed OAPs Oak Lake. 22. Keith Judson (Ted Carter’s Preston) 29-10-0, carp 6 lb, caster, 11m pole, peg 34; Bill Lewis (Blackpool & Layton) 12-6-0; Peter Mills (Noah’s Ark) 9-12-0; Bill Edmunds (Ted Carter’s Preston) 9-8-0. Fri OAPs. Beech Lake. 16. Keith Judson (Ted Carter’s Preston) 17-10-0, carp 4 lb, sweetcorn, 13m pole, peg 25; Brian Beswick (Fleetwood Res) 17-3-0; Ernie Pilkington (Ted Carter’s Preston) 13-4-0; Tony Shields (Fleetwood) 9-6-0. Sat. Oak Lake. 16. Bob Watson (Ted Carter’s Preston) 31-6-0, carp 4lb and barbel, sweetcorn, 14m pole, peg 14; Simon Shepherd (Ted Carter’s Preston) 31-0-0; Nathan Lumb (Highfield Fishery) and Bruce Peggs (Gerry’s of Morecambe) 23-3-0. Sun. Beech Lake. 16. Terry Clarke (Mack’s Tackle) 52-12-0. carp 5lb, soft pellet, 14m pole, peg 25; Bob Watson (Ted Carter’s Preston) 23-12-0; Eddie Shepherd (Ted Carter’s Preston) 16-12-0; Ian Whalley (Ozzie Tackle) 16-4-0.

Lingmere. Cheshire. Thurs. Ling Mere. 19. Jamie Hughes (Maver Midlands) 75-8-0, carp 7lb, soft pellet, 13m pole, peg 46; Alan Dewhurst (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 58-8-0; Dave Woodworth (Wallasey Tackle Box) 58-0-0; Dave Randles (Moreton) 35-14-0. Sat. Match Lake. 23. Alan Dewhurst (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 43-12-0, carp and barbel, pellet and maggot, 16m pole to island, peg 20; Dave Woodworth (Wallasey Tackle Box) 33-2-0; Steve Balson (Moreton) 28-0-0; Andy Kirk (Bidston) 20-9-0.

Meadow View. Lark Pool Cheshire. Tue OAPs. 22. John Spencer (Altrincham) 37-6-0, carp 4 lb, sweetcorn, straight leger, peg 4; Dennis Ockwell (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 30-12-0; Bill Fairclough (Widnes & District) 20-6-0; Peter Robinson (Altrincham) 12-6-0. Wed. 18. Dave Horan (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 72-4-0, carp 5 lb, soft pellet, 14m pole, peg 6; Ricky Dunn (Warrington) 28-0-0; Colin Ingram (Platt Bridge) 18-6-0; Norman Finch (Abram) 15-7-0. Thu OAPs. 16. Phil Barwell (Widnes AC) 48-4-0, carp 6lb, pellet and corn, method feeder, peg 14; Dennis Ockwell (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 40-6-0; Roger Peet (Oldham Owls) 21-2-0; Rick Hines (Tin Pots) 17-8-0. Sun. 25. Phil Barwell (Widnes AC) 51-8-0, carp to 5lb, soft pellet and corn, 13m pole, peg 20; Peter Briar (Gilder’s Tackle) 19-0-0; Paul Edgerton (Warrington) 12-8-0; Dave Hancox (Cheshire Angling) 11-0-0

Mill House. Mescar Lake. Merseyside. Sat. 19.

Mike Michlowsky (Mersey Dockers) 20-2-0, four carp, soft pellet, 10m pole, peg 30; Alex Bentley (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 15-6-0; Colin Ambrose (Mersey Dockers) 11-4-0; Ian Cowey (Kirkby) 11-10-0.

Newton-le-Willows AA Over 60s. Vulcan Reservoir. Merseyside. Thurs. 30. Mike Collins (Newton-le-Willows) 9-13-0, skimmer bream and carp, groundbait feeder, Maggot and carp, peg 19; Jim Byrne (Shaw’s Tackle) 5-15-0; Harry Newton (Warrington) 3-10-0; Alan Brown (Warrington) 2-10-0.

Partridge Lakes. Covey Canal. Cheshire. Tues. 22. Tolga Istek (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 52-2-0, ide, mirror and common carp, red maggot, 6m pole, peg 46; Stuart Taylor (Tackle Saver) 50-14-0; Chris Weeder Jnr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 50-12-0; Richard Rawsthorne (Partridge Team NW) 46-0-0. Wed OAPs. Willow Lake. 20. Bob Slater (Speke Old Boys) 44-2-0, skimmer bream, roach and a 4lb chub, caster at midwater, 9m pole, peg 20; Peter Stead (Partridge) 40-13-0; Gordon Fielding (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 10-5-0; Tony Nuttall (Partridge) 9-12-0. Thurs. Covey. 25. Steve Parry (Dynamite Baits) 77-10-0, small carp and ide, soft pellet and maggot, 6m pole, peg 84. Sat. Covey Canal. 42. Carl Fletcher (Chester Tackle Locker) 72-10-0, small carp, soft pellet, 5m pole, peg 96; Dave Pimblott (Garbolino Elton) 67-0-0; Alan Rutherford (Mosella Garbolino) 59-10-0; Malcom Kemp (Partridge) 54-11-0.

Rosemary Wood. Moss Lake. Lancashire. Sun. 17

Mick Woolvine (Ted Carter’s Southport) 57-10-0, carp, soft pellet, 14m pole and method feeder, peg 28; Tom Joynson (Liverpool AS) 51-6-0; Dave Cheetham (Ted Carter’s Preston) 21-12-0; Ben Lloyd (Prescot Angling Centre) 21-10-0.

Rudyard Lake, Leek, Staffordshire, Sat. 9. Roy Oxley (Edgeley Sports) 5-12-0, skimmers and roach, feeder fished red maggot, peg 38; Pip Smith (Trentside Tackle) 4-8-0; Steve Holbrook (Trentside Tackle) 3-13-0; Pete Clements (Protak Barlows) 3-12-0.

St. Helens AA. Merseyside. Mon. Carr Mill Dam. 22. Gary Whalley (Bait Tech) 24-14-0, small roach and a 3lb tench, maggot, 12m pole, peg 160; Dennis Knight (Wigan) 18-6-0; Danny Sixsmith (Drennan) 16-9-0; Lee Addy (Drennan NW) 15-11-0. Wed. Church Street Canal.21. Steve Edwards (St. Helens) 19-5-0, three carp, red maggot, 11m pole, peg 39; Steve Hamilton (St. Helens) 15-10-0; Peter Tickle (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 13-14-0; Carl Owen (St. Helens) 13-5-0.

Stoke City DAS, Shropshire Union Canal, Norbury Junction, Staffordshire, Sat. 23. Paul Dobing (Trabucco Midlands Van den Eynde) 6-7-7, roach, poled squatt, peg 136; Neil Turner (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 5-15-14; Bob Edgerton (Four Ashes AC) 4-0-0; Fred Cheetham (Eclipse) 3-14-0; Keith Hulland (Eclipse) 3-5-3; Dennis Kneller (Ian’s Tackle) 3-5-0.
Ultimate Pellet, Hanchurch Fishery, Hanchurch, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, Sat. 34. Paul Haynes (Ultimate Pellet) 63-10-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 54; Paul Gibson (Trentside Tackle) 49-7-0; Gary Jones (LFC) 40-10-0; Derrick Plant (Ultima Pellet) 38-7-0; Steve Weston (Trentside Tackle) 37-12-0; Will Crowder (Ultimate Pellet) 28-10-0.
Warrington Local League, Macclesfield Canal, Congleton, Cheshire, Sat. 30. Jimmy Byrne (Warrington Red) 14-12-0, roach and skimmers, poled punched bread and caster, Booth’s wide; Craig Ritchie (Cheshire Angling) 9-9-0; Neil Buist (Warrington Red) 7-4-0; Ross Wightman (Cheshire Angling) 6-2-0; Andy Gough (Cheshire Angling) 6-1-0. Teams: Cheshire Angling 16; Warrington Red 15; ASSI 13.

Wigan & District AA. Leeds-Liverpool Canal. Lancashire. Wed. Botany Bay. 29. Tom Fairhurst (Lostock Tackle Box) 2-14-0, small roach, punch bread, 7 and 11m pole, pegged at Baggaley Bridge; George Falconer (Blackburn) 2-12-0; Brian Mercer (Lostock Tackle Box) 2-9-12; Jack Rogers (Bolton) 29-8-0. Sat. Heaton’s Bridge. 32. Mark Element (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 5-14-12, perch, roach and 1 lb eel, punch, caster and worm, 9 and 11m pole, pegged at pub; Anthony Silcock (Octoplus Standish) 4-12-0; Dave Massey (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 3-1-8; Dave Wall (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 3-0-8.

DON’T MISS THIS WEEK’S ANGLER’S MAIL! Find out how Mark Pollard gets the best out of these balls...see what tackle Bob Nudd’s excited about...learn about an amazingly versatile (and affordable) pellet rod coming from Darren Cox’s Tales From The Riverbank.... and much more!