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North West Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for January 12/13 2013.


* Heronbrook Winter League, Slindon, Eccleshall, Staffordshire, Round Two, Sun. Meadow, Match, Canal and Bridge Pools, 65. Frank Cooke (Ray’s Tackle) 87-2-0, F1s to 3 lb, poled pellet, peg 10, Meadow Pool; Tony Maj (Maver Gold) 82-11-0; Graham Bowers (Heronbrook) 70-2-0; Andy Moors (Maver Pickering’s) 67-12-0; Anthony King (Ted Carter, Southport) 67-2-0; Simon Allen (Maver Gold) 61-4-0.


* Partridge Lakes, Cheshire. Sat. Winter league. Covey Canal. 52. Brian Bennett (Garbolino Elton) 44-10-0, carp, ide and F1s, maggot, 11m pole, peg 73; Dave Pimlott (Garbolino Elton) 33-7-0; Peter Tickle (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 31-6-0; John Kenning (Goole) 30-9-0; Paul Keeley (Liverpool) 28-7-0; Paul Coyle (Preston Innovations) 25-15-0. Teams: Garbolino Elton 14; Gerry’s of Morecambe 19; Team Horse 20. League: Team Horse 159; Garbolino Elton 163; NW Baits 197. Sun. 53. Lee Riley (Rochdale Anglers) 34-10-0, F1s and carp, white maggot, 7 and 11m pole, peg 86; Steve Rimmer (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 28-5-0; Mike Reed (Garbolino Elton) 25-6-0; Jay Manifold (Warrington) 22-15-0; Sean Cooke (Elton Tackle) 22-5-0; Brian Bennett (Garbolino Elton) 19-2-0.




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Other matches

Bannister House, Match Canal. Merseyside. Sun. 28. Jamie Hughes (Maver) 78-8-0, carp to 8lb, soft and banded pellet, 14m pole, peg 48; Carl Fletcher 73-4-0; Darren Tierney (Tackle Tart) 61-10-0; Paul Hart (Ted Carter’s Preston) 51-12-0.


Blundell’s, Roving match. Cheshire. Wed. 21. Jamie Hughes (Maver) 62-7-0, F1s to 3lb, carp to 12lb, pellet and bread, 16m pole, peg 1 East; Gary Whalley (Bait Tech) 54-4-0; Tony Green (Cheshire Angling) 53-1-0; Steve Openshaw (Lingmere Fishery) 42-4-0. Sat. 29. Andy Musgrove (Edgley Sports) 58-11-0, f1s to 3lb, soft pellet, 13m pole in deep water, peg 15 Trio; Alan Sharman (Garbolino Elton) 53-5-0; Mark Harris (Miracle Baits) 44-14-0; Mike Billingham (Hazelgrove Angling Centre) 37-3-0. Sun. 29. Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 50-11-0, five carp to 6lb and ide 2lb, double maggot, 11m pole and waggler on running line, peg 53 Ash; Gary Whalley (Bait Tech) 48-2-0; Stuart Edwards (Rochdale) 39-9-0; Geoff Scott (Rochdale Angling) 36-11-0.


Brookside, Snake Pit. Cheshire. Thurs. 16. Dave Williams (Garbolino Elton) 27-4-0, small carp and ide, caster and pellet, 12m pole, peg 57; Trevor Dewhurst (Premier Driveways) 22-8-0; Chris Ruscoe (Rod n’ Reel) 19-0-0; Alan Metcalfe (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 12-14-0. Sun. 28. Wayne Kearney (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 32-12-0, F1s to 2lb, pellet and maggot, 6 and 11m pole, peg 57; Steve Conroy (Drennan NW) 29-0-0; Dean Edwards (North West Worms) 27-14-0; Paul Jones (Bait-Tech) 26-0-0/


Firswood, Lancashire. Wed. Both Lakes. 18. Paul Mossman (Ted Carter’s Preston) 68-14-0, carp to 4lb, bread, 13m pole, peg 4; Colin Taylor (Mersey Dockers) 41-12-0; Chris Picton (St. Helens) 31-6-0; Alan Davies (Market Gate) 24-8-0.


Lingmere, Roving Matches. Cheshire. Thurs. 16. James Howson (Maver) 77-3-0, carp, barbel and F1s, bread and maggot, 15 and 16m pole, peg 20 Mere; Steve Openshaw (Lingmere Fishery) 51-4-0; Jamie Hughes (Maver) 32-1-0; Don Lith (Bebington) 26-2-0. Sat. 22. James Howson (Maver) 75-12-0, carp, F1s, skimmers and roach, bread and red maggot, 17m pole, peg 17 Mere; Alan Dewhurst (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 68-10-0; Jamie Hughes (Maver) 63-4-0; Phil Ashdown (Fisherman’s Way) 58-2-0.


Liverpool & DAA, Winter league. Leeds-Liverpool Canal at Scarisbrick. Merseyside. Sun. 48. Danny Martin (Sam’s Tackle Blue) 5-11-8, small roach, punch bread, 7m pole after braking ice, pegged in Scarisbrick bay; Dave Trafford (Ted Carter’s Preston) 5-9-6; Jim Jeffers (Liverpool AS Blue) 5-7-0; Keith Tyrebuck (Sam’s Tackle Black) 4-14-8. Teams: Ted Carter’s Preston 18; Sam’s Tackle Blue 22; Liverpool AS Red 24. League 2nd round: Sam’s Tackle Blue 33; Ted Carter’s Preston 39; Liverpool AS Blue 48.


Meadow View, Cheshire. Tue OAPs. Lark Pool. 18. Barry Dibnah (Manchester) 32-8-0, carp to 6lb, sweetcorn, 14m pole, peg 28; Dennis Ockwell (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 31-8-0; Roger Peet (Oldham Owls) 17-12-0; Ray Hignett (Shaw’s Tackle) 17-4-0. Thurs. OAPs. Linnet. 18. Ray Hignett (Shaw’s Tackle) 38-5-0, carp to 4lb, soft pellet, 6m pole, peg 6; Phil Barwell (Widnes Angling Centre) 33-8-0; Jim Holmes (Woodhouse Park) 17-10-0; Tony Honey (Ashton Angling) 12-12-0. Sat. Lark Pool. 19. Ricky Salmon (Meadow View) 69-0-0, carp to 6lb, pellet and corn, quivertip, peg 10; Jim Garside (Team Hydro) 26-12-0; Phil Chung (Tameside Fox) 23-4-0; Gordon Perry (Altrincham) 19-4-0. Sun. Rover. 19. Phil Barwell (Widnes Angling Centre) 48-0-0, carp to 8lb, soft pellet and double red maggot, 14m pole, peg 42; Barry Davies (Deeside Tackle) 34-0-0; Colin Elliott (Huyton) 24-8-0; Sean Woodward (Cheshire Angling) 19-0-0.


Mosella NW Bloodworm League, Rufford Canal. Lancashire. Sun. 28. Colin Brunt (Ted Carter’s Preston) 5-6-2-, roach and skimmer bream, bloodworm, punch bread and caster, 7 and 11m pole, pegged at Spark’s Bridge; Mark Adams (Ted Carter’s Preston) 5-2-7; Dave Wells (Tri Cast Rochdale) 4-2-3-; Matthew Forster (Sensas NW) 3-11-15. Teams: Ted Carter’s Preston 9; Tri-Cast Rochdale 13; Sensas NW 14. League 2nd round: Ted Carter’s Preston 3; Saints 5; Tri-Cast Rochdale 5.


Newton-le-Willows AA, Merseyside. Wed. Beech Pool. 19. Paul Hill (Widnes) 8-5-0, small carp and skimmer bream, small feeder rid, worm, 8-5-0, peg 8; Eddie Cook (Warrington) 1-15-8; Jim Byrne (Warrington) 1-10-8.

Old Hough Fishery, Warmingham, Middlewich, Cheshire, Tues. Boulders Pool, 15. Pete Clements (Protak Barlows) 13-0-0, carp and silvers, poled maggot; Dave Lomas (Wyche Anglers) 11-7-0; Steve Hassall (Wyche Anglers) 10-6-0; Jim O’Connor (Old Hough Fishery) 9-11-0; George Ives-Keeler (Protak Barlows) 8-0-0; Ian Cox (Old Hough Fishery) 7-0-0. Thurs. Lucky Dip and Prospect Pools, 18. Pete Clements (Protak Barlows) 34-12-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet and maggot; John Mawdsley (Old Hough Fishery) 32-14-0; Colin Baguley (Old Hough Fishery) 24-10-0; Phil Brayford (Old Hough Fishery) 18-4-0; Ben Clarke (Old Hough Fishery) 15-11-0; Anthony Cotton (Old Hough Fishery) 13-13-0. Sat. Upper and Lower Benbo, 23. Kevin Brooks (Ted Carter, Southport) 16-1-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet and maggot; John Cheetham (Old Hough Fishery) 15-3-0; Ian Mellor (Wyche Anglers) 12-14-0; Dennis Darby (Old Hough Fishery) 12-9-0; Ben Clarke (Old Hough Fishery) 11-14-0; Paul McCann (Old Hough Fishery) 10-8-0.


Partridge Lakes, Cheshire. Mon. OAPs. Spey, Ribbon & Marsh. 28. Alan Talbot (Dave’s Tackle & Bait) 26-1-0, ide and F1s, double white maggot, 6m pole, peg 14 Ribbon, Dave Blears (Runcorn) 25-3-0; Ian Bentham (Platt Bridge) 23-13-0; Chris Weeder Snr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 23-5. Tue. Rover all lakes. 30. Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 45-11-0, F1s to 3lb, double white maggot, 10m pole, peg 57 Covey; Gary Eccles (Rochdale) 45-9-0; Paul Coyle (Preston Innovations) 42-9-0; Steve Hall (Midleton) 41-11-0. Wed. OAPs. Covey. 40. Alan Talbot (Dave’s Tackle & Bait) 24-2-0, F1s and mirror carp in deep water, sweetcorn, 6m pole, peg 34; Chris Weeder Snr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 23-10-0; Barry Richardson (Rochdale) 23-10-0; Gordon Pemberton (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 22-7-0. Thurs. Covey Canal. 32. Ian Burley (NW Baits) 40-1-0, mirror carp to 4lb and F1s, maggot, 1om pole, peg 6; Mike Reed (Garbolino Elton) 39-12-0; Steve Mottishead (Hazelgrove Angling Centre) 35-4-0; Peter Tickle (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 34-4-0. Sat. Spey, Ribbon & Marsh. 28. John Gilbert (Gilder’s Tackle) 26-4-0, double red maggot, small carp, ide and silver fish, 4m pole, peg 20 Spey; Dave Rigby (St. Helens) 24-6-0; Ken Dixon (Warrington) 23-5-0; Kevin Lavelle (Maver) 20-6-0.


St. Helens AA, Carr Mill Dam. Merseyside. Sun. 32. Jim Hines (Dynamite Baits) 8-13-0, hybrids and roach, red maggot, 13m pole, peg 24; Simon Stott (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 7-6-0; Derek Bennett (Preston Innovations) 7-4-0; Jimmy Corkish (St. Helens) 7-1-0.


Stapeley Crewe & District Winter League, Shropshire Union Canal, Nantwich, Cheshire, Sun. Round One, 40. Phil Cross (Exiles) 7-8-0, roach and skimmers, cables, Manor section; Fred Cheetham (Team Eclipse Green) 5-15-8; Jeff Shaw (Exiles) 4-3-2; Stef Johanson (Eclipse Green) 4-1-0; Dave Ellis (frank’s Four) 4-0-8; Ken Mainwaring (Wyche Anglers) 3-14-0. Teams: Exiles 33; Eclipse Blue 30; Wyche Anglers 28; Frank’s Four 27; Eclipse Green 23; Browning Lifestyle 21.


Stapeley Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, Sat. Suez and Brewster’s Canals, 30. Andy Moors (Maver Pickering’s) 121-10-0, carp to 4 lb plus a few skimmers, poled punched bread, Suez 50; Chris Gorrell (Ted Carter, Southport) 50-2-0; Darren Heath (Stapeley Cudmore) 44-12-0; Carl Moon (All In Tackle) 33-0-0; Pete Bowyer (Protak Barlows) 28-4-0. Sun. Silver fish only, Avoca Pool, 16. Archie Forrester (Trentham Lakes) 7-0-0, roach, poled maggot and caster, peg 5; Steve Edwards (Stapeley Cudmore) 6-2-0; Carl Lane (Prescott Angling Centre) 5-6-0; Martin Dobson (Trentham Lakes) 3-10-0; Steve Boyd (Prescott Angling Centre) 3-2-0.


Stoke City DAS, Shropshire Union Canal, Grub Street, Woodseaves, Stafford, Sat. 14. Alan Round (Browning Lifestyle) 8-6-8, perch, poled caster, peg 8; Barry Astbury (Yates FC) 8-5-5; Jamie Edgerton (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 7-5-4; Dean Williams (Team Eclipse) 7-3-0; Fred Cheetham (Team Eclipse) 6-3-2; Mel Wood (Team GB Four Ashes) 5-11-3.


Warrington Local League, Bridgewater Canal, Lymm, Cheshire, Sat. 24. Neil Davies (Bob’s Lot) 7-15-0, a 2 lb bream , skimmers and roach, poled bread punch and caster, Lymm village; Steve Hirst (Claggers) 7-3-4; Graham Stokes (Cheshire Gold) 7-1-2; Roger Gardom (Kompany Limited) 5-14-14; Martin Lenihan (Warrington Red) 4-4-4.


Wigan & District AA, Leeds-Liverpool Canal. Lancashire. Wed. Crook. 25. Carl Whalley (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 3-9-2, roach to 4oz, punch bread, 7 and 11m pole, peg 138; Les Ryding (Chorley Socials) 3-5-12; Alan Whalley (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 3-1-0; Ian Lathom (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 3-0-12. Sat. Ring-o-Bells. 27. Alan Whalley (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 6-0-4, 1lb hybrid and roach to 10oz, punch bread, 6 and 13m, peg 615; Richard Yates (North West Baits) 3-7-0; Dave Trafford (Ted Carter’s Preston) 3-4-4; Danny Martin (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 1-14-0.


Winsford AA, River Weaver, Aerosol section, Winsford, Cheshire, Wed. 15. Joey Brooks (Crewe Angling Centre) 7-7-0, skimmers and one bream, tip fished worm, peg 569; Kevin Simpson (Northwich Angling Centre) and Keith Smith (Northwich Angling Centre) both 4-13-0.



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