Postal addresses are still required from the anglers listed below – they should be emailed to:

KAMASAN BRITISH OPEN qualifiers are contacted by letter so if your name – or your mate’s – appears in the list below, send your POSTAL address via email to:

As soon as possible!!

MIKE REED (Garbolino Elton)


NEIL MACHIN (Garbolino Bag’em Baits)

WAYNE SWINSCOE (Maver Bait Tech)



DEAN SWIFT (Sonubaits)

LEWIS BREEZE (Sensas North West)

ANDREW GELDART (Garbolino Elton)

PETE HUMPHREYS (Tight Lines Shaw)

MARK POLLARD (Dynamite Baits)

DES SHIPP (Daiwa Dorking)


KEITH HOBSON (Maver Barnsley)


PETE SCOTT (Sensas Leicester)


DARRAN BICKERTON (Kamasan Starlets)

LEE THORNTON (Sensas Mark One)

JAMES DENT (Daiwa Cleveland Angling)

PAUL KEELEY (Drennan North West)


PAUL CASWELL (Shakespeare)

MARK EUSTACE (Killen’s Commandos)

JAMIE HUGHES (Maver Midlands Bag ’em)

MATT SMITH (West Midlands)

CRAIG TURBITT (Tackle 2 U Sensas)

DAVE ARMITAGE (Hirst Tackle)

SHAUN BARNET (Milo Bordon)


MARK BRUSH (Daiwa Gordon League)

PAUL COYLE (Daiwa Wigan)

LEIGH GARDNER (WB Clarke Van den Eynde)

STAN HAIGH (Anglers World)



ALAN SCOTTHORNE (Maver Barnsley)

STU TAYLOR (Hazelgrove)


 North West match fishing results for May 18/19, 2013


Bannister House.  Match Canal. Merseyside. Sun. 35. Peter Richmond (Ted Carter’s Preston) 78-12-0, carp to 7 lb, barbel and skimmers, 6mm pellet over micros, peg 60; Mike Dewhurst (St Anthony’s) 59-12-0; Phil Cookson (Elton Tackle) 52-8-0; Ian Sullivan (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 50-8-0.


Blundell’s, Roving match. Cheshire. Wed. 27. John Vernon (Elton Tackle) 131-11-0, carp to 2lb and F1s, soft pellet along the near bank, 4m pole, peg 59 Trio; Jamie Hughes (Maver) 130-1-0; Mark Harrison (TRAC) 103-5-0; Mike Rudd (Rochdale Angling Centre) 101-9-0. Thurs. 16. Neil Cartwright (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 135-10-0, 20lb of silver fish plus carp to 12lb, meat shallow, 11m pole, peg 53 Ash; Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 121-14-0; Kerry Kirkwood (St Helens Angling) 120-8-0; Steve Avison (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 108-5-0. Sat. 29. Stuart Carroll (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 106-2-0, carp to 2lb and F1s, pellet, 8m pole, peg 41 Trio; Alan Howarth (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 84-14-0; John Kerwin (Fisherman’s Way Bury) 78-14-0; Ben Newbury (Daiwa Wigan) 75-8-0. Sun. 30. John Bradshaw (Mosella Garbolino) 101-9-0, F1s to 2lb, half on method feeder and corn, half on sweetcorn and 5m pole, peg 19 Trio; John Kerwin (Fisherman’s Way Bury) 83-2-0; Mike Billingham (Hazelgrove Angling Centre) 78-11-0; Gary Whalley (Bait Tech) 69-12-0.


Brookside. Snake Pit. Cheshire. Thurs. 18. John Sharp (Runcorn) 60-10-0, small carp, F1s and skimmer bream, worm and caster, 11m pole, peg 33; Dave Whitehouse (Trafford Angling) 55-0-0; Tom Barlow (Maver NW) 54-12-0; Geoff Barker (Port Sunlight) 49-0-0.  Sat. 24. Steve Conroy (Drennan NW) 143-4-0, small carp, meat, 6m pole in the margins, peg 23; John Jones (Garbolino Elton) 125-14-0; Tom Barlow (Maver NW) 125-10-0; Steve Hall (Middleton) 125-4-0. Sun. 32. John Battersby (Garbolino Elton) 65-14-0, F1s, skimmers and small carp, worm and caster, 6 and 11m pole, peg 57; Steve Conroy (Drennan NW) 64-8-0; Stuart Conroy (Drennan NW) 57-2-0; Ross Wightman (Warrington AA) 52-2-0.


C & C Vehicles Repairs, Hanchurch Fisheries, Hanchurch, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, Sat, 26. John Rowley (J & A Windows) 73-7-0, carp and others, poled pellet, Model Canal peg 53; Chris Parker (Pickering ’s of Burslem) 71-15-0; Pete Green (Simon-Hartley AC) 47-12-0; Mark Davey (Terrace AC) 38-6-0; Steve Crompton (Pool Dole) 32-6-0.


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Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Staffordshire. Sat, 36, Suez Canal and Arena Pool. Paul Gibson (Trentside Angling Centre) 109-10-0, carp to 6 lb plus a few skimmers and ide, poled pellet, Suez 26; Steve Edwards (Cudmore Fisheries) 106-14-0; Adam Barnes (Oaks Tackle) 86-6-0; Mel Kearns (Cudmore Fisheries Gold) 85-14-0; Darren Heath (Maver Pickering’s) 73-2-0. Wed, 20, Arena and Pool One. Shaun Hill (Maver Gold/Bag’em Baits) 89-4-0, carp to 6 lb, skimmers and barbel, poled pellet, Pool One peg 9; John Davis (Matrix) 74-8-0; Maurice German (Nantwich) and John Myatt (Maver) both 71-8-0. Sat, 22, Suez Canal. Darren Heath (Maver Pickering’s) 101-14-0, carp to 3 lb, ide and skimmers, poled pellet, peg 35; Adam Barnes (Oaks Tackle) 82-8-0; Paul Haynes (Ultimate Pellets) 60-0-0; Paul Gibson (Trentside Angling Centre) 56-4-0. Sun, 48, Arena and Pool 2. Steve Boyd (Prescott Angling Supplies) 109-0-0, carp to 8 lb, tench and barbel, poled meat and Method feeder, Arena 13; Tony Weightman (Ted Carter Southport) 89-8-0; Simon Allen (Maver Gold/Bagem Baits) 82-8-0; Carl Lane (Prescott Angling Supplies) 81-1-0; Dean Locket (Trentham Lakes) 77-10-0; Antony King (Protak Barlow’s) 77-8-0.


Hall Lane. Bessie’s Lake. Lancashire. Sun. 18. Mark Howarth (Wigan Angling) 37-8-0, carp to 2 lb and silver fish, maggot and corn, 13m pole, peg 48; Steve Taylor (Sensas NW) 32-8-0; Adrian Goulding (Wigan) 31-10-0; Sean Mitchell (Horwich) 30-0-0.


High Heyes Farm. Lake Three. Lancashire. Sat. 18. John Rogers (Ted Carter’s Preston) 73-9-0, ide to 3 lb and barbel, sweetcorn, 14m pole, peg 21; Adie Twist (Cast NW) 37-4-0; John Brooks (St Anthony’s) 35-10-0; Dave Bolton (Coppull Anglers) 31-10-0.


JCB Lakes , Rocester, Staffs. Fri, 18. Steve Roberts (JCB) 76-2-0, 11 bream and seven carp, Method feeder and sweetcorn, North Lake peg 16; Bob Allot (JCB) 71-15-0; John Campion (JCB) 52-12-0; Tony Jeffery (JCB) 48-2-0. Sun, 34. Steve Conway (Lichfield) 93-7-0, carp and bream, Method feeder and sweetcorn/pellet, peg 73; Rob Bagdansky (JCB) 72-7-0; Lee Bagdansky (JCB) 45-10-0; Neville Bailey (JCB) 39-13-0.


Lingmere. Match Lake. Cheshire. Wed OAPs. 16. Peter Cooke (Willaston AS) 57-10-0, carp and barbel to 4 lb, red maggot, 6m pole, peg 3; Mark Greasley (Connahs Quay) 52-8-0; George Edwards (Lobol AC) 50-4-0; Ray Jackson (55th Division AC) 45-8-0. Sat. 20. Phil Ashdown (Fisherman’s Way) 100-0-0, F1s and carp, 4mm banded pellet shallow, 13m pole, peg 3; Alan Dewhurst (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 87-4-0; John Powers (Hoylake) 65-10-0; Keith Wilson (Elton Tackle) 64-7-0.


Meadow View. Cheshire. Tue OAPs.  Lark Pool. 19. Dennis Ockwell (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 73-8-0, carp to 6 lb, soft pellet, 16m pole, peg 6; Phil Barwell (Widnes Angling Centre) 65-10-0; Roy Davies (Danny’s Tackle) 60-10-0; Peter Robinson (Altrincham) 31-8-0. Thurs OAPs. Thrush Pool. 18. Alan Winward (Meadow View) 22-0-0, carp to 3 lb in margins, maggot and corn, 3m pole, peg 23; Phil Barwell (Widnes Angling Centre) 15-12-0; Dennis Ockwell (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 13-12-0; George Osborne (Penketh) 15-0-0. Sat. Lark Pool. 28. Jim Garside (Team Hydro) 60-4-0, carp to 7 lb, pellet, 16m pole, peg 5; Mike Lees (Gilder’s Tackle) 35-0-0; Julie Stokes 34-3-0; Kraig Loose (Ryder Brow) 31-8-0. Sun. 26. Phil Chung (Matrix) 77-10-0, carp to 9 lb, corn and meat, 16m pole, peg 26; Bob Dac (Edgley Sports) 54-2-0; Vic Trees (Ted Carter’s Preston) 47-10-0; Phil Barwell (Widnes Angling Centre) 47-0-0.


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Mill House.  Mescar Lake. Merseyside. Wed. 16. Stan Phillips (Mersey Dockers) 84-2-0, carp to 6 lb and bream 3 lb, pellet over hemp, 10m pole, peg 56; Colin Craven (Bob’s Tackle) 71-12-0; Alex Bentley (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 66-6-0; Frank Holding (Ted Carter’s Southport) 65-0-0. Sat.  19. Alex Bentley (Ray’s Tackle Liverpool) 57-10-0, carp to 6 lb, banded pellet shallow, 16m pole, peg 21; Martin Kay (Elton Tackle) 44-12-0; Stan Phillips (Mersey Dockers) 43-4-0; Paul Haines (Kirkby) 34-8-0.


Newton-le-Willows AA Sankey Canal Upper Pound. Over 60s. Merseyside. Thur. 22. Ivor Brown (Newton) 12-14-0, small carp, red maggot, 11m pole, peg 30; Jim Byrne (Warrington) 9-3-0; Raymond Shorrocks (Farnworth) 8-8-0; John Mac (Mac’s Tackle) 6-12-0.  Harry’s Tackle Spring Final. 25. Terry Speakman (Lowton) 10-10-8, carp, ide and roach, maggot, 13m pole, peg 73; Jeff Prescot  (Newton) 8-0-0; Mark Brown (Newton-le-Willows) 5-11-4.  Final League: Terry Speakman (Lowton) 49; Mark Brown (Newton-le-Willows) 46; Jeff Jacks (Sutton) 40.


Northwood Garden Centre Aggregate, Hanchurch Fisheries, Hanchurch, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, Sun, 19. Chris Parker (Hanchurch Fisheries) 83-14-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet, Canal peg 58; John Rowley (J & A Windows) 35-5-0; Ian Garside (Hanchurch Fisheries) 30-3-0; Mark Davey (Terrace AC) 27-15-0.


Old Hough Fishery, Warmingham, Middlewich, Cheshire. Tues, 13, Lucky Dip and Prospect Pools, 13. John Pearson (Gilders Tackle) 36-13-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet; Paul Brandrick (Tackle Saver) 35-6-0; Ian Cox (Gilders Tackle) 27-5-0. Thurs, 9, Boulders Pool. Mick Bailey (Old Hough Fishery) 20-2-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet and maggot; George Ives-Keeler (Barlow’s Tackle) 13-10-0; Geoff Benson (Old Hough Fishery) 12-13-0. Sat, 11, Upper Benbo Pool. Bob Asher (Airbus AC) 44-9-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet; Lewis Breeze (Drennan North West) 37-5-0; Ben Clarke (Old Hough Fishery) 35-1-0.


Partridge Lakes.  Cheshire. Mon OAPs. Spey, Ribbon & Marsh. 26. Eddie Battersby (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 65-14-0, F1s and ide, soft pellet, 11m pole, peg 12 Ribbon; Irvine Melling (Platt Bridge) 63-12-0; John Sharp (Runcorn) 58-13-0; Tom Aspinall (Atherton Tackle) 58-11-0. Tues. Covey Canal. 22. Andy Bennett (Daiwa Guru) 85-12-0, mirror carp to 7 lb and F1s, soft pellet, 4m pole, peg 51; Gavin Vernon (Matrix) 68-2-0; Mike Rogerson (Drennan NW) 67-2-0-; Paul Mossman (Ted Carter’s Preston) 65-1-0. Wed OAPs. 37. Phil Oakes (Garswood Hall) 48-10-0, F1s to 2 lb, soft pellet, 4m pole, peg 31; Dave Olly (Olly Motors) 46-10-0; Baz Little (Leigh) 43-5-0; Dave Brighouse (Manchester) 38. Thurs. 30. Andy Bennett (Daiwa Guru) 119-7-0, F1s and mirror carp, pellet, 3m pole, peg 1; Mike Rogerson (Drennan NW) 109-12-0; Steve Avison (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 103-10-0; Ian Burley (NW Baits) 1010.9.0 Sat. 48. Andy Bennett (Daiwa Guru) 90-8-0, ide, carp and F1s, white maggot on the deck, 8m pole, peg 63; Alan Crook (Maver NW) 69-9-0; Peter Tickle (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 69-6-0; Simon Beswick (North West Worms) 59-2-0. Sun. 86. Andy Bennett (Daiwa Guru) 80-2-0, F1s, common and mirror carp to 1.5lb, pellet shallow, 8m pole, peg 128, £155 pools; Daz Shaw (Maver NW) 77-2-0; Paul Keeley (Liverpool) 68-10-0; John McFarland (Rochdale Angling Centre) 65-14-0; Peter Tickle (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 65-9-0; Mark Kearns (Vision Baits) 62-14-0.


St. Helens AA. Carr Mill Dam. Merseyside. Sun. 28. Mark Harris (Miracle Baits) 12-2-0, six bream, red maggot, Method feeder, peg 71; Paul Swift (Bolton Angling Centre) 11-4-0; Shaun Fletcher (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 10-14-0; Lee Clancy (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 8-2-0.


Wigan DAA. Leeds-Liverpool Canal, Lancashire. Wed. Adlington. 20. Alan Whalley (Gidlow Angling) 5-12-0, a 4 lb bream plus skimmers, punch, 11m, pegged on marina; Dave McGuinn (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 3-5-0; Carl Whalley (Gidlow Angling) 2-10-0; Sean Wharton (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 2-2-0. Sat. Burscough. 20. Sean Wharton (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 23-0-0, nine bream to 4 lb, double caster, 8m, peg 675; Carl Whalley (Gidlow Angling) 22-0-0; Tom Fairhurst (Lostock Tackle Box) 5-12-0; Alan Whalley (Gidlow Angling) 4-12-0.



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