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*Heronbrook Fishery, Slindon, Staffordshire. Sun. Round Four, Individual Winter League, Canal, Match, Bridge and Meadow Pools. 53. Clive Nixon (Maver Gold Bag’em Baits) 126-4-0, carp to 10 lb, pole and punched bread, Canal 12; John Chapman (Ted Carter, Southport) 93-0-0; Tony Maj (Maver Gold Bag’em Baits) 68-4-0; Matt Barwell (Maver Gold Bag’em Baits) 54-4-0; Tom Ebbrell (Connect Tackle) 53-12-0; Lee Thornton (Middy Bag’em Baits) 48-10-0. Overall: Lee Thornton (Middy Bag’em Baits) 9 (£500); Frank Cooke (Ray’s Tackle) 11 (£400); Tony Shelley (Trentside Angling Centre) 11 (£300); Matt Barwell (Maver Gold Bag’em Baits) 12 (£150).


*Partridge Lakes,  Cheshire. Sat. Winter League, Covey Canal. 52. Andy Bennett (Daiwa Guru) 64-0-0, small carp, F1s and ide, 11 m pole, double red maggot, peg 64; Andy Geldart (Garbolino Elton) 62-4-0; Paul Coyle (Preston Innovations) 47-2-0; Ian Blakeley (Saints) 41-5-0; Paul Keeley (Liverpool) 28-13-0; John Turner (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 32-15-0. Teams:  Brabham’s 12; Guru 18; Drennan Black. Final league: Garbolino Elton 216; Horse 232; Brabham’s 214.




Bannister House, Merseyside. Sun. Match Canal. 33. Alan Howarth (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 50-8-0, mixed carp and skimmer bream, 8 m pole, peg  51; Carl Fletcher (Lingmere Fishery) 49-10-0; Paul Hart (Ted Carter’s Preston) 31-8-0; Paul Bottomley (Coppull Angling Centre) 29-0-0.


Blundell’s, Cheshire. Wed. Roving match. 25. Jamie Hughes (Maver) 59-7-0, nine carp to 12 lb and six skimmers, 16 m pole, bread punch, peg 16 Oak; Mark Harris (Miracle Baits) 47-5-0; Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 29-9-0; Paul McKenna (Hull Tackle) 26-4-0. Sat. 39. Mike Billingham (Hazelgrove Angling Centre) 64-7-0, carp and F1s to 2 lb, 10 m pole, soft pellet in deep water, 31 Trio; Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 54-4-0; Mike Rudd (Rochdale Angling Centre) 53-5-0; Kerry Kirkwood (St Helens Angling) 44-9-0. Sun. 27. Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 131-14-0, mirror and common carp to 10 lb with bream and barbel to 3 lb, waggler on running line, red maggots, peg 47 Ash; Geoff Scott (Rochdale Angling) 33-9-0; Mark Hassall (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 27-6-0; Steve Norris (Edgley Sports) 27-4-0.


Brookside, Cheshire. Thu. Snake Pit. 21. Paul Jones (Bait-Tech) 57-2-0, peg 33; Derek Bibby (Warrington AA) 49-4-0; Tom Barlow (Maver NW) 39-10-0; Trevor Dewhurst (Premier Driveways) 34-10-0. Sat. 27. Jeff Lindsay (Low Hills) 41-12-0, F1s and ide, 11 m pole, soft pellet, peg 19; John Jones (Garbolino Elton) 31-0-0; Dave Williams (NW Worms) 30-10-0; Nick Butterworth (Cheshire Angling) 27-2-0. Sun. 30. Stuart Conroy (Drennan NW) 70-2-0, small carp, F1s and silver fish, 12 m pole, maggot and pellet, peg 21; Dean Edwards (North West Worms) 56-0-0; Steve Conroy (Drennan NW) 41-0-0; John Battersby (Garbolino Elton) 34-0-0.


Lingmere, Cheshire. Thu.  Ling Mere. 16. Jamie Hughes (Maver) 45-8-0, F1s and skimmer bream, waggler, double red maggot, peg 26; Phil Barwell (Widnes Angling Centre) 43-2-0; Steve Openshaw (Lingmere Fishery) 36-10-0; Stuart Davies (Chester Tackle Locker) 23-6-0. Sat. Match Lake. John Powers (Hoylake) 54-5-0, F1s and skimmer bream, 14 m pole to island, soft pellet, peg 21; Tony Moran (Vine Baits) 41-12-0; Dave Woodhouse 40-0-0; Steve Openshaw (Lingmere Fishery) 29-11-0.


Meadow View, Cheshire. Thu. OAPs, Linnet Pool. 17. Eric Whiteley (Danny’s Tackle) 35-0-0, carp to 6 lb, 12 m pole, soft pellet and sweetcorn, peg 3; Jim Holmes (Woodhouse Park) 34-0-0; Ray Hignett (Shaw’s Tackle) 27-0-0. Sat. Lark Pool. 17. Jim Garside (Team Hydro) 40-8-0, carp to 4 lb, method feeder, pellet and corn, peg 4; Sean Woodward (Cheshire Angling) 34-8-0; Ricky Salmon (Meadow View) 30-8-0; Lee Cooper (Salford) 23-8-0. Sun. 18. Lee Cooper (Salford) 28-8-0, carp to 4 lb, 11 m pole, corn and pellet, peg 12; Phil Chung (Tameside Fox) 25-8-0; Bob Dac (Edgley Sports) 24-0-0; Sean Woodward (Cheshire Angling) 20-8-0.


Mill House, Merseyside. Wed. Mescar Lake. 16. John Raby (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 17-10-0, three carp, straight lead, luncheon meat, peg 55; Bill Owen (Prescot Angling) 10-0-0; Harry Kirkham (Maghull) 7-8-0; Frank Holding (Ted Carter’s Southport) 6-6-0. Sat. 16. Mick Woolvine (Ted Carter’s Southport) 36-10-0, carp to 6 lb, 16 m pole, punch bread, peg 13; Mike Michlowsky (Mersey Dockers) 26-0-0; Paul Haynes 20-12-0; Paul Charnock (Mersey Dockers) 16-12-0.


Newton-Le-Willows AA, White Door Dam, Merseyside. Thu. Over-60s. 20. Bob Wrench (Farnworth) 5-3-0, small common carp, punch bread, peg 18; Eddie McLorie (Newton) 4-6-0; Eddie Cook (Warrington) 1-7-8.


Old Hough Fishery. Warmingham, Middlewich, Cheshire. Thurs. Prospect and Lucky Dip Pools. 11. Ian Mellor (Wyche Anglers) 20-9-0, carp and silver fish, pole, pellet and maggot; Pete Clements (Protak Barlows) 19-5-0; Alex Hulme (Stoke-on-Trent) 17-0-0; Graham Grundy (Old Hough Fishery) 4-11-0; Keith Knight (Old Hough Fishery) 4-9-0. Sat. Big Max Pool. 8. Alex Hulme (Stoke-on-Trent) 8-10-0, carp and silver fish, pole, pellet and maggot; Ian Mellor (Wyche Anglers) 4-2-0; Ben Clarke (Old Hough Fishery) 3-9-0; Ken Potts (Old Hough Fishery) 2-13-0.


Partridge Lakes,  Cheshire. Mon. OAPs, Spey, Ribbon and Marsh. 22. Dave Blears (Runcorn) 27-0-0, F1s and ide, 11 m pole, double red maggot, peg 11 Ribbon; Alan Talbot (Dave’s Tackle & Bait) 18-10-0; Richard Sergeant (Atherton) 16-8-0; Ernie Pilkington (Ted Carter’s Preston) 16-3-0. Wed OAPs, Covey Canal. 27. Roy Powell (Farnworth Angling) 34-3-0, F1s, 10 m pole, red maggot, peg 60; Chris Weeder Snr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 25-1-0; Steve Kelly (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 20-9-0; Baz Little (Leigh) 18-9-0. Thu. 27. Kevin Clarke (Leigh, Tackle & Bait) 28-15-0, ide, F1s and mirror carp, 8 m pole, red maggot, peg 66; Andy Bennett (Daiwa Guru) 26-12-0; Gavin Vernon (Matrix) 19-8-0; Chris Weeder Snr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 17-4-0. Sat. Spey and Marsh. Chris Weeder Snr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 28-9-0, chub, skimmer bream and F1s, 11 m pole, maggot, peg 12 Spey; Andy Bennett (Daiwa Guru) 22-1-0; Aaron Woodward (Bolton) 17-0-0; Ernie Pilkington (Ted Carter’s Preston) 14-4-0. Sun. Sean Cooke (Elton Tackle) 72-7-0, carp to 8 lb and F1s, 11 m pole to adjoining platform, soft pellet, peg 92; Mike Reed (Garbolino Elton) 42-4-0; Chris Weeder Jnr (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 30-7-0; Peter Tickle (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 25-3-0.


St Helens AA, Carr Mill Dam, Merseyside. Sun. 26. Mark Harris (Miracle Baits) 11-14-0, bream to 6 lb and skimmers, Method feeder, maggot and soft pellet, peg 81; Kevin Hall (St Helens) 5-3-0; Bill Thelwell (St Helens) 3-5-0; Ron Morley (St Helens) 2-9-0.


Stapeley Crewe Winter League, Shropshire Union Canal, Nantwich, Cheshire. Sun. Round Three. 40. Alan Culley (Cheshire MG Superstars) 8-15-0 all roach, pole and caster or maggot, marina mouth; Keith Sprowston (Latecomers) 4-11-8; Ken Mainwaring (Wyche Anglers) 2-9-10; W. J. Evans (Crewe) 2-4-0; Fred Cheetham (Team Eclipse Green) 1-12-8; Davey Ellis (Frank’s Four) 1-8-13. Teams: Betley’s Monsters and Latecomers both 27; Eclipse Blue 26; Cheshire MG 25; Frank’s Four 22; Team Eclipse Green 21. League: Eclipse Blue 82; Frank’s Four 70; Exiles 67; Betley’s Monsters 65; Wyche Anglers 64; Hodnet MG and Eclipse Green both 54.


Stapeley Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire. Sat. Suez Canal and Arena Pool. 28. Paul Haynes (Ultimate Pellet) 33-12-0, carp and a few skimmers, pole and maggot, Suez 19; Carl Moon (Frenzee) 26-14-0; Will Crowder (Ultimate Pellet) 24-10-0; Kevin Shone (Stapeley Cudmore) 24-0-0; Simon Symcox (Trentside Angling Centre) 23-0-0. Sun. Suez Canal. 18. Chris Kearns (Stapeley Cudmore) 38-0-0, carp and a few chub, pole and punched bread, peg 18; John Davies (Matrix) 24-2-0; Carl Day (Matrix) 13-2-0; Mel Kearns (Stapeley Cudmore) 7-10-0.


Warrington AA Winter League, Macclesfield Canal, Congleton, Cheshire. Sat. 24. Ross Wightman (Cheshire Angling) 14-5-6, all skimmers and roach, pole, worm and caster, Booth’s Wide; Andy Gough (Woolston All Stars) 10-9-0; Neil Davies (Bob’s Lot) 7-14-10; Paul Hughes (Saints) 7-10-6; George Barber (Warrington) 7-7-4.