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: anglersmail@ipcmedia.com

As soon as possible!!

MIKE REED (Garbolino Elton)

NEIL MACHIN (Garbolino Bag’em Baits)

WAYNE SWINSCOE (Maver Bait Tech)


DEAN SWIFT (Sonubaits)

ANDREW GELDART (Garbolino Elton)

PETE HUMPHREYS (Tight Lines Shaw)

MARK POLLARD (Dynamite Baits)

DES SHIPP (Daiwa Dorking)


KEITH HOBSON (Maver Barnsley)


DARRAN BICKERTON (Kamasan Starlets)

LEE THORNTON (Sensas Mark One)

JAMES DENT (Daiwa Cleveland Angling)


PAUL CASWELL (Shakespeare)

JAMIE HUGHES (Maver Midlands Bag ’em)

MATT SMITH (West Midlands)

CRAIG TURBITT (Tackle 2 U Sensas)

SHAUN BARNET (Milo Bordon)


PAUL COYLE (Daiwa Wigan)

LEIGH GARDNER (WB Clarke Van den Eynde)

STAN HAIGH (Anglers World)



ALAN SCOTTHORNE (Maver Barnsley)

STU TAYLOR (Hazelgrove)

  • Thanks to all who have submitted addresses so far.


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North West match fishing results for May 25/26, 2013

Bannister House, Match Canal. Merseyside. Sun, 34. Mark Halliwell (Ted Carter’s Preston) 131-12-0, carp to 8 lb, skimmers and chub, pellet shallow, peg 31; Peter Richmond (Ted Carter’s Preston) 126-8-0; Martin Kay (Elton Tackle) 86-14-0; Alan Menzies (Garbolino Elton) 85-0-0.

Blundell’s, Roving match. Cheshire. Wed, 35. David Howard (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 214-6-0, carp to 14 lb, 8mm pellet, method feeder to shallow bar, peg 51 Ash; Mark Harris (Miracle Baits) 175-10-0; John Bradshaw (Mosella Garbolino) 135-8-0; Mark Lucas (Mosella) 119-2-0. Thurs, 17. Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 152-9-0, carp to 2 lb and F1s, meat and pellet along near bank, 10m, peg 17 Trio; David Howard (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 142-0-0; Steve Avison (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 75-4-0; Paul Duffy (Trafford Angling) 69-3-0. Sat, 37. Alan Sharman (Garbolino Elton) 134-7-0, small carp and F1s, soft pellet along near bank, 10m, peg 21 Trio; Stuart Carroll (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 128-2-0; Mark Lucas (Mosella) 126-5-0; Andy Musgrove (Edgley Sports) 97-15-0. Sun, 26. John Bradshaw (Mosella Garbolino) 146-7-0, F1s and mirrors to 2 lb, meat and corn, 4m, peg 19 Trio; Mike Hall (Rod n’ Reel) 143-8-0; Mike Haymes (Aston Angling) 121-5-0; Stuart Edwards (Rochdale) 115-2-0.

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Brookside. Snake Pit. Cheshire. Tues. 23. Graham Broughton (Bait Tech) 112-2-0, carp and skimmers, soft pellet, 12m, peg 8; Derek Bibby (Warrington AA) 108-6-0; John Sharp (Runcorn) 7-9-4; John Shallom (Stalybridge) 73-12-0. Thurs, 21. Steve Hall (Middleton) 97-8-0, small carp, pellet, 11m, peg 59; Tom Barlow (Maver NW) 87-2-0; Ray Thompson (Vale Royal Angling) 85-2-0; John Shallom (Stalybridge) 62-2-0. Sat, 30. Steve Conroy (Drennan NW) 88-0-0, carp to 3 lb and silver fish, caster and worm, 5m, peg 11; Tom Barlow (Maver NW) 66-12-0; Steve Colvin (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 61-12-0; Ian Morrison (Ted Carter’s Southport) 53-2-0. Sun, 25. Chris Ruscoe (Rod n’ Reel) 81-4-0, skimmers, small carp and F1s, soft pellet, 4 and 13m, peg 28; Steve Conroy (Drennan NW) 78-0-0; John Jones (Garbolino Elton) 76-0-0; John Battersby (Garbolino Elton)

Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Staffordshire, Sat, 24, Suez Canal. Antony King (Barlow’s Tackle) 80-6-0, carp to 6 lb plus skimmers, poled pellet, peg 28; Mark Kearns (Maver Gold/Bag’em Baits) 79-0-0; John Glover jnr (Cudmore Gold) 78-0-0, Shaun Hill (Maver Gold/Bag’em Baits) 74-0-0; Craig Whittaker (TM Floats) 59-14-0. Mon, 15, Arena Pool. Mel Kearns (Cudmore Gold) 180-0-0, carp to 15 lb plus tench, poled pellet and meat, peg 13; Rick Seaton (Holmes Chapel) 108-8-0; Adam Barnes (Oaks Tackle) 79-10-0.

Crewe Spring League, Trent and Mersey Canal, Middlewich, Cheshire. Sun, 60. Rob Porter (Sam’s Blue) 8-9-14, roach to 10 oz, poled caster and maggot, Tetton Lane wood; Steve Paddon (Tri-Cast Highfield) 8-3-0; Dave Horton (Browning Lifestyle Red) 7-6-0; Dave Holland (Tri-Cast Highfield) 6-3-0; Gary Lunt (Browning Lifestyle Green) 5-13-3; Alan Round (Browning Lifestyle Blue) 5-9-0. Teams: Team Guinness 50; Ted Carter Southport 43; Tri-Cast Highfield 42; Browning Lifestyle Red, Browning Lifestyle Blue and Sam’s Blue all 40. Final League: Browning Lifestyle Red 223; Browning Lifestyle Blue 178; Sam’s Green 179; Ted Carter, Southport 175; Team Guinness 166; Sam’s Red 166; Betley’s Monsters 165; Tri-Cast Highfield 151; Sam’s Blue 149; Latecomers 139; Cheshire MG 129; Black Claggers 124.

Hanchurch Fishery, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, Wed, 19. Model Canal. L. Hancock (Stoke-on-Trent) 50-13-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet, peg 12; John Crowder (Hanchurch Fishery) 29-3-0. Sun, 20, Northwood Garden Centre Aggregate, Model Canal. Ian Garside (Hanchurch Fishery) 92-1-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 54; Vinnie Smith (Highfield Angling Supplies) 74-5-0; Pete Green (Simon-Hartley AC) 72-0-0.

High Heyes Farm, Lake Three. Lancashire. Thurs. 17. Damian Brierley (Maver NW) 90-0-0, barbel to 5 lb, red maggot, 14m, peg 2; Mark Ellement (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 59-12-0; Peter Richmond (Ted Carter’s Preston) 55-8-0; Paul Banks (Tri-Cast Highfield) 42-12-0. Sat, 31. Neil Charnock (Bannister House) 49-0-0, barbel to 5 lb, maggot, 14m, peg 2; Mark Ellement (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 45-12-0; John Brogden (Ted Carter’s Southport) 41-6-0; John Brooks (St Anthony’s) 35-13-0.

Lingmere. Match Lake. Cheshire. Wed OAPs, 16. Winston Duckers (Chester) 64-5-0, carp, ide and barbel, double caster, 12m, peg 17; Sid Robinson (Lobol) 51-15-0; Peter Cooke (Lobol) 51-2-0; Bob Griffiths (Connahs Quay) 50-10-0. Sat, 21, Alan Dewhurst (Fisherman’s Tackle Birkenhead) 110-4-0, carp and barbel, method feeder and 8m pole, double maggot, peg 25; Mark Downey (Wallasey) 99-7-0; Joe Oulton (Upton) 99-6-0; Christian Jones (Matrix) 68-0-0.

Liverpool DAA, Leeds-Liverpool Canal, Maghull. Sun, 18. Rob Flude (Liverpool AS) 47-4-0, hybrids and bream to 3 lb, double caster, 11m, pegged behind British Legion; Peter Baker (Mersey Dockers) 38-3-0; Stan Phillips (Mersey Dockers) 17-15-0.

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Meadow View. Lark Pool. Cheshire. Tues OAPs, 22. Roy Morgan (Gosjak) 54-2-0, carp to 6 lb, soft pellet, 10m, peg 10; Mike Bell (Warrington) 44-0-0; Geoff Wilson (Turnover Tackle) 39-12-0; Roger Peet (Oldham Owls) 36-12-0. Thurs. 18. Roger Peet (Oldham Owls) 42-8-0, carp to 6 lb, pellet shallow, 13m, peg 18; George Osborne (Penketh) 15-2-0; Roy Davies (Danny’s Tackle) 13-4-0; Ray Hignett (Shaw’s Tackle) 9-14-0. Sat, 18. Gordon Perry (Altrincham) 56-2-0, carp to 5 lb, pellet and corn, 14m, peg 41; Ron White (Cheshire Maver) 47-0-0. Sun, 22. Bob Dac (Edgley Sports) 97-4-0, carp to 7 lb, soft pellet, 6m, peg 42; Paul Jackson (Edgley Sports) 90-10-0; Ricky Salmon (Meadow View) 65-0-0; Paul Ledgerton (Widnes) 57-0-0.

Mill House.  Mescar Lake. Merseyside. Wed. 16. Peter Gradwell (Liverpool AS) 114-8-0, carp to 9 lb, pellet over hemp, 13m, peg 10; Stan Phillips (Mersey Dockers) 51-0-0; Liam Willis (Neptune Angling) 39-10-0; Ben Lloyd (Willaston) 33-4-0.

Newton-le-Willows Over 60s, Sankey Canal upper pound. Merseyside. Thurs. 22. Geoff Clare (Warrington) 14-8-0, skimmers and tench, caster, 11m, peg 96; Eddie Cook (Warrington) 13-13-0; Eddie McLorie (Newton) 5-2-0. Sun, 20. Moat House Fisheries Trophy, Mallard Pool, Cheshire. 20. Amy Marcroft (Newton-le-Willows) 11-6-0, roach and skimmers, maggot, 10m, peg 17; Eddie Marcroft (Newton-le-Willows) 7-3-0; Harry Newton (Warrington) 6-9-0; Steve McNally (Newton le Willows) 3-6-0.

Partridge Lakes. Culcheth, Cheshire. Mon OAPs. Spey, Ribbon & Marsh Lakes. 29. Danny Sixsmith (St Helens) 66-0-0, skimmers, ide and F1s, worm, 11m, peg 12 Ribbon; John Sharp (Runcorn) 60-2-0; Tom Aspinall (Atherton Tackle) 59-8-0; Phil Oakes (Garswood Hall) 55-3-0. Tues, 34, Covey Canal. Andy Bennett (Daiwa Guru) 83-5-0, F1s and ide to 2 lb, white maggot, 8m, peg 53; Ian Burley (NW Baits) 70-15-0; Wayne Rooke (Marukyu) 59-2-0; Andy Greaves (Elton Tackle) 56-12-0. Wed OAPs, 48. Eddie Battersby (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 78-3-0, F1s to 1 lb and mirrors to 5 lb, worm, 6m, peg 59; Sam Baxter (Stapeley Cudmore) 66-13-0; Phil Oakes (Garswood Hall) 56-12-0; Dave Blears (Runcorn) 51-8-0. Thurs, 21. Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 103-9-0, ide and F1s, white maggot, 6m, peg 38; Andy Bennett (Daiwa Guru) 90-8-0; Steve Openshaw (Lingmere Fishery) 81-2-0; Steve Addison 70-13-0. Sat, 43. Lee Addy (Drennan NW) 131-8-0, ide and F1s, caster shallow, 6m, peg 34; Andy Bennett (Daiwa Guru) 94-13-0; Steve Shorrocks (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 85-5-0; Chris Ruscoe (Rod n’ Reel) 83-13-0. Sun, 77. Lee Thornton (Bag’em Baits) 117-0-0, F1s and mirrors to 3lb, pellet shallow, peg 121, £120 pools; Roger Priestley (Maver NW) 113-11-0; Peter Tickle (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 103-3-0; Dave Wells (Tri Cast Rochdale) 91-9-0; Simon Beswick (North West Worms) 84-12-0; Kevin Lavelle (Maver) 83-11-0.

St. Helens AA. Carr Mill Dam. Merseyside. Sun, 46. Kevin Hall (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 27-9-0, skimmers, red maggot, 7m, peg 11, £140 pools; Arthur Cunliffe (St. Helens) 18-4-0; Ron Ranson (St. Helens) 11-14-0; Ged Rigby (St. Helens) 6-4-0.

Wigan DAA, Leeds-Liverpool Canal, Crook, Lancashire. Wed, 21. Tony Prescot (Coppul Anglers) 2-15-8, skimmers to 12 oz, bread and caster, 12m, peg 126; Les Williams (Chorley) 2-12-4; Rob Porter (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 2-10-8; Chris Birchall (Sam’s Tackle & Bait) 2-7-0. Sat, 18, Dean’s Lane. Tony Prescot (Coppul Anglers) 8-6-8, bream to 2 lb, red maggot, 9m, peg 545; Steve Wilson (Ted Carter’s Preston) 6-5-4; Vinnie Walsh (Hindley MG) 4-5-0; Les Ryding (Chorley Socials) 3-12-12.



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