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Bannister House, Match Lake, Merseyside. Sun, 27. Mark Halliwell (Bag’em) 120-0-0, carp to 8 lb, pellet shallow, 13m, peg 47; Keith Owen (Firswood) 83-0-0; Lee Murphy (Ted Carter Preston) 82-0-0; Dave Heaton (Harry’s Tackle) 67-0-0; Jamie Declouet (Ted Carter Southport) 60-0-0. BH Mon, 15. Lee Murphy (Ted Carter Preston) 107-14-0, carp to 7 lb, maggot over groundbait, 17m, peg 48; Keith Owen (Firswood)  100-1-0; Barry Helliwell (Maccy’s) 97-4-0.

Blundell’s, nr. Warrington, Cheshire. Wed, 24, rover. Mitch Rawlinson (Fishing Republic) 177-12-0, 80 lb of ide, rest mirrors and F1s to 3 lb, maggot shallow, 4m, peg 43 Trio; David Howard (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 163-15-0; Mike Billingham (Bag’em) 140-3-0; Cliff Noble (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 132-13-0. Thurs, 15, rover. Lee Thornton (Middy Bag’em) 82-7-0, commons and F1s to 3 lb, paste shallow, 14m, peg 7 East; Matthew Maguire (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 60-10-0. Sat, 30, East, Pine and Trio. Stuart Carroll (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 120-4-0, 15 lb of ide, rest mirrors and F1s, pellet shallow, 4m down edge, peg 41 Trio; Martin Stokes (Twangers AC) 108-14-0, Andy Middleton (Bradford) 102-5-0; Cliff Noble (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 97-6-0. Sun, 31, East, Pine and Trio. Lee Cavanagh (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 188-9-0, mirrors and F1s, meat, 4m full depth, peg 15 Trio; Mike Billingham (Bag’em) 133-10-0, Mike Rudd (Rochdale Angling Centre) 116-9-0; Dave Simpson (Home Guard AC) 114-15-0. BH Mon, 41, rover. Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 147-15-0, carp to 6 lb, maggot, 16m, peg 61 Pine, £210 bonus peg; Andy Musgrove (Edgeley Sport) 129-12-0; Gary Whalley (Bait-Tech) 129-5-0; Mike Billingham (Bag’em) 115-15-0; Barry Bush (Lingmere) 113-6-0; Lloyd Bamber (Sixsmith Tackle) 109-1-0.

Brookside, Snake Pit, Cheshire. Sat, 21. John Battersby (Garbolino Elton) 39-0-0, F1s and silvers, pellet, 6 and 12m, peg 43; Peter Lakefield (Brookside) 38-14-0; Stuart Conroy (Kamasan) 38-4-0; Nick Butterworth (Cheshire Angling) 37-10-0. Sun, 24. Mark Plevin (Lionel’s) 67-14-0, F1s, pellet down edge, peg 35; John Battersby (Garbolino Elton) 58-12-0; Jimmy Kelly (JW Pole Repairs) 49-2-0; Nick Butterworth (Cheshire Angling) 47-8-0; Chris Ruscoe (Rod ‘n’ Reel)  40-10-0.

Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Staffs. Sat, 26, Suez and Panama canals. Carl Lane (Prescot Angling) 109-6-0, carp to 6 lb, ide and tench, meat at 13m and 6m, Suez peg 41; John Ashwell (Carney Pools) 87-10-0; Dave Oakley (Team Cudmore) 76-10-0; Bill Gilchrist (Team Cudmore) 75-2- 0. BH Mon, 20, Suez. Carl Lane (Prescot Angling) 140-10-0, carp to 6 lb, ide and chub, meat at 13m, peg 28; John Glover Jnr. (Cudmore) 108-14-0; Harry Rushton (Cudmore) 108-8-0.

Firswood Road, Latham, Lancs. Wed, 20. Chris Weeder jnr (St. Helens Tackle and Bait) 124-2-0, F1s and ide, pellet, 13m, peg 23, new venue record; Alan Bruce (Ray’s Tackle) 102-11-0; Dennis Peterson (Ted Carter Southport) 89-8-0; Paul Mossman (Firswood) 82-7-0.

Hall Lane, Parbold, Lancs. Sun, 37.  Matthew Ruddy (Wigan Angling) 103-14-0, carp to 3 lb, maggot, 11m, peg 46; Wayne Kearney (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 88-4-0; Frank Yardley (Ted Carter Preston) 75-0-0; Jason Berry (Wigan Angling) 69-6-0; John McFarland (Rochdale) 68-10-0; Graham Mortimer (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 58-12-0. BH Mon, 19, Merlin. Liam Killinger (Saints) 90-4-0, carp to 8 lb and silvers, maggot, 11m and margins, peg 1; Frank Yardley (Ted Carter Preston) 44-0-0; Dave Dawber (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 42-4-0.

Hampton Springs, Malpas, Cheshire. Thurs, 16, over-50s. Ian Hughes (Egremont Ferry) 103-12-0, carp, tench and crucians, pellet and corn, 3m, peg 6 Long Island Lake; Rob Smith (Rod’n’Reel) 72-2-0; Martin Holding (Holywell Anglers) 67-12-0.

Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, Staffs. Sat, 44, Three Day Festival day 1, Meadow, Canal and Bridge pools. Darren Heath (Maver Pickerings) 164-10-0, carp to 7 lb, meat edges, Canal peg 33; Trevor Robinson (Maver Midlands/Bag’em) 144-9-0; Gerry Lees (Gilder’s Tackle) 143-9-0; Frank Cooke (Ray’s Tackle) 114-14-0; Clive Nixon (Maver Gold/Bag’em) 95-4-0. Sun, 44, festi day 2. Daz Johnson (Maver Gold/Bag’em) 167-12-0, carp to 8 lb and F1s to 2 lb, pellet shallow, Meadow peg 2; John Brogden (Ted Carter Southport) 151-4-0; Tom Scholey (Matrix Dynamite Trentmen) 146-4-0; Frank Cooke (Ray’s Tackle) 138-2-0; Mark Kearns (Heronbrook) 127-6-0. BH Mon, 44, festi day 3. Mark Kearns (Heronbrook) 165-4-0, F1s to 2 lb, meat down track, Canal peg 21; John Brogden (Ted Carter Southport) 151-8-0; Andy Moors (Maver Pickerings) 136-0-0; Frank Gianoncelli (Drennan Barnsley Blacks) 132-15-0; Chris Gorrell (Ted Carter Southport) 130-14-0. Overall: Trevor Robinson 5, £1000; Mark Kearns 5, £800; Ade Higginbottom (Matrix Dynamite Trentmen) 5, £600; Daz Johnson 6, £500; Frank Gianoncelli 6, £350; Frank Cooke 7, £250. Sun open, 20, Canal, Meadow, Match and Island pools. Tony Weightman (Ted Carter Southport) 100-12-0, F1s to 2 lb, pellet shallow, Match peg 7; Dave Childs (Lichfield) 95-4-0; Michael Corsini (Stafford) 81-12-0. BH Mon open, 27, Match and Island. Antony King (Ted Carter Southport) 197-4-0, 153 F1s, pellet, Match peg 35; Mark Lloyd (Newport) 94-14-0; Ade Shepherd (Heronbrook) 92-12-0; Danny Boden (Telford) 80-8-0.



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Lingmere, Match Lakes, Cheshire. Wed, 21, OAPs. Ian Hughes (Egremont Ferry) 95-2-0, mirrors and F1s, pellet, 6m, peg 43; Dave Randles (Lingmere) 91-14-0; Phil Barwell (Widnes AC) 87-10-0; Les Pickin (Connahs Quay) 69-8-0. Sat, 17. Jamie Hughes (Maver/Bag’em) 120-12-0, carp, pellet down edge, peg 5; Alan Dewhurst (Lingmere) 109-2-0; Bill Ormsby (Jacobs) 80-12-0.

Liverpool DAA, Leeds Liverpool Canal, Pilling Lane, Lydiate, Merseyside. Sun, 16. Ken Smith (Liverpool Dockers) 9-9-0, skimmers, maggot at 10m, pegged by bus stop; Jeff Stirratt (LAS) 7-4-0; John Easton (LAS) 7-1-0.

Meadow View, Lark Pool, Cheshire. Tues, 23, OAPs. Phil Barwell (Widnes AC) 78-2-0, carp to 5 lb, pellet and corn, Method feeder and 13m pole, peg 4; Paul Ledgerton (Ray’s Tackle) 60-14-0; Roy Morgan (Gosjac) 45-4-0; Eddie Cook (Newton-le-Willows) 43-6-0. Thurs, 20, Thrush Pool. Dave White (Hazel Grove) 66-0-0, carp to 8 lb and chub to 2 lb, meat and corn, 8m, peg 11; Peter Wignan (Meadow View) 34-0-0; Don Bruce (Edgeley Sport) 33-6-0; Mike Bell (Meadow View) 22-8-0. Sat, 21. Bob Dac (Edgeley Sport) 64-12-0, carp to 8 lb, pellet and corn, 4m, peg 34; Jimmy Garside (Danny’s Tackle) 64-4-0; Dave Williams (Warrington Tackle and Gun) 60-0-0; Dave Hancock (Warrington Tackle and Gun) 45-8-0. Sun, 23. Darren Katterall (Cheshire Angling) 58-10-0, carp to 6 lb, corn and caster, 10m, peg 14; Jimmy Garside (Danny’s Tackle) 58-0-0; Mike Sleigh (Meadow View) 53-8-0; Sean Woodward (Danny’s Tackle0 49-4-0.

Mill House, Mescar Lake, Merseyside. Wed, 18. Dave Phillips (Ted Carter Southport) 65-12-0, carp to 8 lb, meat, 10m down edge, peg 25; Steve Parry (Daiwa Guru Bait-Tech) 57-12-0; Karl Green (Wirral) 41-4-0. Sat, 15. Alex Bentley (Ray’s Tackle) 75-0-0, carp to 6 lb, pellet, method feeder, peg 54; Steve Parry (Daiwa Guru Bait-Tech) 69-6-0.

Newton-le-Willows AA, Sankey Canal, Merseyside. Thurs, 23, Upper Pound. Graham Belton (Warrington) 19-9-0, tench and bream, caster, 12m, peg 40; Ivor Brown (Newton-le-Willows) 8-15-0; Dennis Bate (Warrington) 5-15-0. Sat, 20, Ron Hassall Trophy, Moathouse Farm, Lancs. Steve McNally (Newton-le-Willows) 4-14-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 12; Ivor Brown (Newton-le-Willows) 4-12-0; Eddie McLorie (Newton-le-Willows) 4-8-0. Sun, 20, Sankey Canal Upper Pound. Ray Shorrocks (Farnsworth) 11-0-0, carp and bream, worm, 11m, peg 53; Eddie Cook (Warrington) 5-11-0; Nigel Letford (St. Helens) 5-7-0.Old Hough Fishery, Warmingham, Cheshire. Tues, 15, Goose Pool. Richard Rawsthorne (Old Hough) 61-2-0, carp, pellet; Howard Parker (Old Hough) 33-7-0. Thurs, 16, Big Max. Jason Rogers (Old Hough) 52-4-0, carp, pellet; Ian Cox (Old Hough) 42-11-0. Sat, 10, Upper Benbo. Dale Richardson (Old Hough) 27-7-0, carp, pellet; Lewis Breeze (Drennan NW) 26-12-0.

Partridge Lakes, Culcheth, Cheshire. Mon, 28, OAPs, Spey, Marsh and Ribbon lakes. Ron Kinsella (Widnes AC) 59-10-0, F1s, skimmers and ide, worm, 11m, peg 11 Marsh; Graham Broughton (Bait-Tech) 57-6-0; Sam Baxter (Partridge) 56-2-0. Tues, 27, Covey. Dave Simpson (Home Guard) 143-1-0, F1s, maggot shallow, 8m, peg 52; Steve Openshaw (Lingmere) 139-12-0; Ian Burley (North West Bait) 96-13-0; John Hill (Partridge Lakes) 88-15-0. Wed, 58, OAPs, Covey. Graham Broughton (Bait-Tech) 81-7-0, F1s and ide, maggot shallow under bridge, peg 1; Martin Kershaw (Dave’s Wigan) 64-0-0; Steve Kelly (Ray’s Tackle) 62-2-0; Jimmy Provosk (Partridge Lakes) 60-11-0; Des Greenhough (Partridge Lakes) 60-9-0. Thurs, 26, Covey. Barry Bush (Lingmere) 125-15-0, ide and F1s, caster, 8m, peg 25; Mike Rogerson (Preston Innovations) 123-8-0; Mike Reed (Garbolino Elton) 114-0-0. Sat, 50, Covey. Connor Barlow (Drennan NW) 84-4-0, F1s and ide, maggot, 11m, peg 72; Danny Sixsmith (DS Pole Repairs) 75-9-0; Steve Openshaw (Lingmere) 70-8-0; Danny Balan (Ashton Angling) 69-10-0; Barry Bush (Lingmere) 64-7-0. Sun, 74, Covey. Steve Kelly (Ray’s Tackle) 77-10-0, mirrors and F1s, caster and maggot, 6m and margins, peg 30; Peter Tickle (St. Helens Tackle and Bait) 77-1-0; Steve Sharrocks (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 74-5-0; Mark Webb (Saints) 70-14-0; Roger Priestley (Maver NW) 69-8-0; Shaun Cooke (Garbolino Elton) 66-13-0. BH Mon, 23, OAPs, Covey 6. Ron Kinsella (Widnes) 56-1-0, F1s, pellet, peg 141; Keith Blakely (Partridge) 46-10-0; Peter Wilson (Tri-Cast Calder) 39-8-0. BH Mon Open, 57. Connor Barlow (Drennan NW) 123-8-0, mirrors and F1 carp, maggot, 6m shallow and edge, peg 23; Peter Tickle (St. Helens Tackle and Bait) 91-7-0; Roger Priestley (Maver NW) 88-13-0; Lee Riley (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 87-13-0; Colin Scott (Garbolino Elton) 82-10-0; Andy Greaves (Garbolino Elton) 82-5-0.

St. Helens AA, Carr Mill Dam, Merseyside. Mon, 16. Steve Ward (St. Helens AA) 28-5-0, bream, red maggot, method feeder, peg 42; Dennis Knight (Wigan) 18-0-0; Andrew Cain (St. Helens) 15-3-0. Sun. 16. Phil Holland (St. Helens) 28-7-0, bream, maggot, method feeder, peg 42; Jeff Holland (St. Helens) 17-6-0; Gedd Rigby (St. Helens) 15-6-0. BH Mon, 22. Gary Ainscough (Harry’s Tackle) 20-6-0, bream and skimmers, 6mm pellet, method feeder, peg 64; Steve Ward (St. Helens) 19-14-0; Alan Falzon (Harry’s Tackle) 18-11-0; Richard Pennington (Harry’s Tackle) 17-15-0.

Wigan DAA, Leeds-Liverpool Canal, Lancs. Wed, 16, Addlington. Alan Whalley (Gidlow Angling) 3-8-12, skimmers and roach, punch, 11 and 14m, peg 3 Idle Bridge; Stuart Hallbrook (Mow Cop AA) 2-6-8; Anthony Marsden (Wigan MG) 2-3-0. Sat, 18, Saracens Head. Dave Trafford (Ted Carter Preston) 7-8-4, skimmers and eels, caster, 11m; Carl Whalley (Gidlow Angling) 6-7-4; Derek Walker (Bolton) 6-4-0. Sun, 26, Gorst Lane. Alan Whalley (Gidlow Angling) 19-9-0, bream, punch and maggot, 11 and 14m, pegged at woodyard; Shaun Paddon (Tri-Cast Highfield) 14-12-0; Derek Walker (Bolton) 8-10-4; Bernard McCann (Ted Carter Preston) 8-3-0.


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