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* Blundell’s, nr. Warrington, Cheshire. Sat, 39. Gary Whalley (Bait-Tech) 75-13-0, F1s and mirror carp, corn, 3m, peg 29 Trio Lake; Stuart  Carroll (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 71-1-0; Dave Brierley (Maver NW) 55-11-0; Keith Padmore (Ted Carter Preston) 46-5-0; Cliff Noble (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 44-13-0; Mark Hassell (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) and Craig Herring (Rochdale Angling) both 44-6-0.

* Brookside, Snake and Willow lakes, Cheshire. Sun, 32. Dean Edwards (Fisherman’s Way) 71-4-0, maggot on deck, 11m, peg 23 Snake; John Shellam (Stalybridge) 56-0-0; John Battersby (Garbolino Elton) 50-10-0; Dave Eastwood (Marukyu) 50-10-0; Mike Smith (Matrix) 50-4-0.

* Cudmore WL, Cudmore Fisheries, Staffs. Sun, 48. Andy May  (MAP Garbolino Bait-Tech) 75-6-0, carp to 6 lb, tench and barbel, poled maggot, Arena peg 17; Craig Ebbrell (Dynamite Matrix Stapeley) 75-2-0; Mark Fox (Maver Gold Bag’Em Oak) 72-14-0; Steve Wilton (Ultimate Pellets) 65-4-0; Jamie Hughes (Maver Midlands) 61-4-0; Alex Langton (Dynamite Matrix Stapeley) 52-4-0. Teams: Dynamite Matrix Stapeley 8; MAP Garbolino Bait-Tech 9; Ted Carter Southport 11; Protak Barlows, Maver Pickerings and Maver Gold Bag’Em Yew all 12.

* Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, Staffs. Sat, 49. Rob Pelling (Connect Tackle) 122-1-0, F1s, pellet, Bridge Lake peg 30; Gary Baugh (Lingmere) 76-3-0; Mark Lucas (Mosella Garbolino) 73-0-0; Darren Frost (Drennan NW) 71-7-0; Pete Price (Lingmere) 71-0-0; Chris Smith (Lingmere) 69-12-0.

* Lancashire WL, High Hayes Farm, Preston. Sun, 48. Paul Meadows (Izaaks MG) 56-15-0, carp to 8 lb, maggot, 14m, peg 8; Graham Parker (Standish Sharks) 48-4-0; Martin Bleasdale (St. Anthony’s) 41-4-0; Roy Davies (Standish Sharks) 39-6-0. Teams. Standish Sharks 20; Izaaks MG 22; St. Anthony’s 23; Eccleston 33; Burscough Angling Supplies 33; Mosella NW 37.

* North Wales WL, Heronbrook Fisheries, Staffs. Sun, 50. Stuart Conroy (Drennan NW) 138-2-0, carp to 15 lb, poled pellet and corn down edge, Meadow peg 41; Colin Wozak (Oakengates Angling Centre) 129-2-0; Jordon Hall (Maver Midlands) 127-6-0; Jason Brown (Maver Midlands) 109-14-0; Lewis Breeze (Drennan NW) 108-14-0; Wayne Mellings (Maver Midlands) 107-8-0. Teams: Maver Midlands 18; Drennan NW 26; Lingmere Fishery 30; Oakengates Angling Centre 38; Matrix Total Angling 39.

* Northwich Winter League, River Weaver, Cheshire. Sun, 40. Keith Smith (Edgeley Sport) 21-10-0, bream and skimmers, caster and maggot, 8m, peg 262; Kevin Simpson (Vale Royal Angling) 15-6-0; John Warburton (Vale Royal Angling) 13-4-0; Terry Kettle (Rudheath) 13-4-0; Andy Hamlet (Dave’s/Matrix) 12-5-0; Gary Webster (Edgeley Sport) 10-7-0. Teams: Vale Royal Angling and Edgeley Sports both 32; Vale Royal Superstars 25.

* Partridge Lakes, Culcheth, Cheshire. Sat, 38, Covey Lake. Mike Rogerson (Drennan North West) 87-9-0, F1s and mirrors, maggot, 11m, peg 74; Rob Buckley (Fisherman’s Way) 86-7-0; Peter Humphreys (Rochdale Angling) 79-10-0; Wayne Nolan (Partridge Lakes) 78-12-0; Peter Tickle (St. Helens AA) 76-9-0; Colin Scott (Garbolino Elton) 69-1-0. Sun, 51. Mike Reed (Garbolino Elton) 71-4-0, F1s, pellet, 6m, peg 107; Brian Bennett (Garbolino Elton) 69-13-0; Andy Greaves (Elton Tackle) 64-8-0; Peter Tickle (St. Helens AA) 63-5-0; Carl Harvey (Ashton Angling) 58-2-0; Andy Middleton (Partridge Lakes) 55-1-0.

* St. Helens AA Cancer Research Charity, Carr Mill Dam, Merseyside. Sun, 125. Paul White (Fisherman’s Way) 14-13-0, bream and skimmers, bread feeder, worm and red maggot, peg 8, £770; Derek Bennett (Preston Innovations/Saints) 13-13-0; Joe Lacey (St. Helens) 13-7-0; Kevin Clarke (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 12-3-0; Mick Gabbitas (Pilkingtons AA) 12-0-0; Mark Forster (Bolton) 11-12-0.

* Wigan DAA, Leeds Liverpool Canal, Ring O’Bells. Lancs. Sat, 36. Danny Martin (Wigan MG) 5-9-12, roach, bread and pinkie over groundbait, 11m and 14m; Anthony Marsden (Wigan MG) 5-2-0; Chris Birchall (Wigan MG) 5-1-4; Les Williams (Hindley) 5-1-4; Alan Crook (Maver NW) 4-14-0; Alan Whalley (Gidlow Angling) 4-12-0. Sun, 49, Infirmary Cup. Mattie Glover (Sensas NW) 9-8-8, skimmers, bread, 14m, peg 286 on the bone hole; Alan Sagar (Ted Carter Preston) 7-2-8; Steve Wharton (Gidlow Angling) 6-0-0; Mark Wilson (Sensas NW) 4-15-8; Richard Yates (Ted Carter Preston) 4-10-0; Gary Marchant (Mosella) 4-8-0.



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Smaller match results

Bannister House, Match Canal, Merseyside. Sun, 27. John Vernon (Garbolino Elton) 153-0-0, carp to 12 lb, pellet and corn, 4m, peg 33; Alan Sharman (Garbolino/Elton) 147-0-0; Dave Morgan (Elton Tackle) 68-8-0; Martin Bullcock (Ted Carter Preston) 61-12-0 .

Blundell’s, nr. Warrington, Cheshire. Wed, 27. Kieron Rich (Daiwa) 168-9-0, carp to 8 lb, maggot and pellet, pole and waggler, peg 61 Pine Lake; Dave Simpson (Homeguard AC) 119-10-0; Mark Lucas (Mosella) 107-4-0; Keith Leatherbarrow (St. Helen’s Angling)  83-5-0; Martin Kaye (Garbolino Elton) 76-1-0. Sun, 24, Trio Lake. John Kerwin (Fisherman’s Way) 83-9-0, mirrors to 5 lb and F1s, corn over pellet, 4 and 6m, peg 23; Mike Billingham (Bag’em) 64-3-0; Cliff Noble (Stalybridge Angling Supplies) 56-1-0; Andy Musgrove (Edgeley Sports) 53-13-0; Simon Holmes (Moorfield) 48-7-0; Noel Dean (Elton Tackle) 44-6-0.

Brookside, Snake Pit. Cheshire. Thurs, 17. Dean Edwards (Fisherman’s Way) 47-2-0, carp to 3 lb, maggot on deck, 9m, peg 3; Ross Whiteman (Cheshire Angling) 35-0-0; Andy Butler (Mosella) 35-0-0; Tom Barlow (Maver NW) 30-8-0. Sat, 27. Stuart Taylor (Tackle Saver) 59-4-0, common carp, maggot full depth, 8m, peg 17; Marl Plevin (Deggy’s Tackle) 52-6-0; Tom Barlow (Maver NW) 40-6-0; Peter Mulheir (Last Cast) 39-10-0; Batty (Garbolino Elton) 38-6-0; Jeff Lindsay (Low Hill AC) 36-10-0.

Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Staffs. Wed, 12, Arena Lake. Greg Norris (Maver/Bag’Em) 121-2-0, tench, skimmers, carp to 8 lb, pellet and paste, 13m, peg 18; Neville Cox (Cudmore Gold) 96-0-0; Shaun Hill (Maver Gold/Bag’Em) 90-0-0. Sun, 24, Suez Canal. James Howarth (Maver Midlands) 89-12-0, carp to 4 lb, pellet and corn, 13m, peg 30; Carl Lane (Prescot AS) 71-12-0; Shaun Barber (Maver Midlands) 71-8-0; Steve Doodson (Preston Innovations) 71-2-0; John Nugent (Ashton AS) 60-10-0.

Firswood Fisheries, Lancs. Sun, 19. Chris Picton (St. Helens) 74-10-0, carp, red maggot, 6m, peg 13; Peter Tickle (St. Helens) 63-12-0;  Paul Mossman (Tri- Cast Highfield) 52-10-0;  Dennis Peterson (Ted Carter Southport) 51-9-0.

Hall Lane, Bess’s Lake, Lancashire. Sun, 26. Mark Halliwell (Bag’em) 122-12-0, carp to 2 lb, red maggot, peg 67; Graham Carter (Ted Carter Preston) 77-0-0; John McFarland (Manchester) 76-6-0; Simon Shepherd (Ted Carter Preston) 74-4-0; Adrian Gooling (Wigan) 71-4-0; Frank Yardley (Ted Carter Preston) 51-2-0.

High Heyes Farm, Eccleston, Preston, Lancs. Sat, 19, All Winners Final. Simon Shepherd (Ted Carter Preston) 41-8-0, carp and ide, red maggot, 14m, peg 15, £200; John Rogers (Ted Carter Preston) 40-0-0; Richard Yates (Ted Carter Preston) 38-12-0; Danny Maguire (Mosella) 32-0-0; Dave Bolton (Coppull Anglers) 32-0-0.

Lingmere, Match Lake, Cheshire. Wed, 22, OAPs. Nick Harrop (Lingmere) 42-6-0, carp and silver fish, maggot, 9m, peg 5; Pete Delmaine (Birkenhead) 35-10-0; Jimmy Bell (Lingmere) 33-12-0; Richie Hughes (Jacobs) 26-4-0. Sat, 19. Carl Fletcher (Lingmere) 48-4-0, F1s, caster, 14m, peg 20; Paul Johnstone (Lingmere) 42-0-0; Colin Doran (Widnes AC) 39-8-0; Dave Randles (Lingmere) 38-4-0.

Liverpool DAA, Leeds-Liverpool Canal, Cricket Pitch. Sun, 16. Jeff Stirrup (Ted Carter Southport) 5-15-0, roach, hemp, 12m; Gareth Charnock (Liverpool AS) 4-7-0; Mike Dixon (Liverpool Dockers) 3-9-0; Bobby Reynolds (Liverpool Dockers) 3-4-0.

Meadow View, Lark Pool, Cheshire. Tues, 21, OAPs. Phil Barwell (Widnes AC) 75-8-0, carp to 6 lb, pellet, Method feeder at 14m, peg 38; Roy Davis  (Salemore Angling) 51-4-0; Barry Stonier (Meadow View) 33-8-0; Ron Smith (Edgeley Sports). Thurs, 18, OAPs, Thrush Pool. Roy Davis (Salemore Angling) 27-4-0, carp to 4 lb & chub 1 lb, corn and maggot, margins, peg 19; Denis Hopwell (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 21-4-0; Ken Jeffries (Edgeley Sport) 21-4-0; Phil Barwell (Widnes A.C.) 16-0-0. Sun, 18, Lark. Gordon Perrie (Meadow View) 67-12-0, carp to 5 lb, pellet 8m and Method feeder, peg 42; Phil Barwell (Widnes AC) 50-0-0; Barry Davis (Deeside Angling) 48-8-0; Jimmy Garside (Danny’s Tackle) 46-8-0.

Mill House, Mescar Lake. Merseyside. Wed, 17. Ben Lloyd (Liverpool AS) 98-6-0, 15 carp to 10 lb, pellet, Method feeder, golden peg 53, £300; Alex Bentley (Ray’s Tackle) 72-12-0; Paul Farquhar (Liverpool AS) 54-10-0; Jimmy Faulkner (Broad Green) 51-2-0. Sat, 18. Paul Farquhar (Liverpool AS) 47-6-0, carp to 8 lb, bomb and bread, peg 43; Dave Philips (Ted Carter Southport) 40-8-0; Ken Dooley (Liverpool AS) 38-8-0; Alex Bentley (Ray’s Tackle) 33-4-0. Sun, 16, Mistral. Ben Lloyd (Liverpool AS) 90-4-0, carp to 6 lb, pellet, 6 and 12m pole, peg 43; Stan Phillips (Liverpool Dockers) 82-10-0; Richie Wilson (Burscough AS) 72-8-0; Andrew Molyneux (Liverpool AS) 72-4-0.

Newton-le-Willows AA, Cow Hay Dam, Haydock Park Farm, Merseyside. Thurs, 20, over-60s. Eddie Marcroft (Newton-le-Willows ) 10-14-0, roach, rudd and skimmers, maggot, 10m, peg 1; Eddie McLorie (Newton-le-Willows) 9-5-0; Geoff Clare (Warrington) 8-4-0. Sun, 20, Sankey Canal upper pound. Ian Wilson (Ashton) 9-1-12, skimmers and roach, caster, 12m, peg 53; Paul Isherwood (Ashton) 6-13-8; Eddie Cook (Warrington) 6-13-0; Mark Brown (Newton) 5-12-8.
Northwich, River Weaver, willow beds section. Sat, 18. Rod Frazer (Vale Royal Angling) 13-2-0, 120 roach, caster, 10m, peg 57; Des Dingwall (Fflint AA) 11-0-0; Paul Denson (Manchester) 9-8-0; Graham Evans (Vale Royal Angling) 8-11-0.

Northwood Garden Centre, Hanchurch Fisheries, Stoke, Staffs. Sat, 18, Model Canal. Chris Parker (Pickerings of Burslem) 52-2-0, carp and barbel, poled corn and casters, peg 7; Alan Merrill (Hanchurch) 49-5-0; Kevin Roden (Trentside Angling) 36-0-0; Danny Lowndes (Hanchurch Silver) 35-10-0.

Old Hough, Warmingham, Cheshire. Tues, 20, Big Max. James Sinclair (Old Hough) 50-2-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet; Lewis Breeze (Drennan NW) 47-8-0; Phil Cliffe Snr. (Old Hough) 35-13-0; Phil Cliffe Jnr. (Old Hough) 33-15-0. Thurs, 7, Boulders. Dave Holland (Tr-Cast Highfield) 25-3-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet; Ken Power (Old Hough) 18-15-0. Sat, 19, Upper & Lower Benbo. Ian Mason (GMP) 32-1-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet; Steve Butler (Ted Carter Southport) 31-2-0; Ken Potts (Old Hough) 28-4-0; Ben Clarke (Old Hough) 27-10-0.

Partridge Lakes, Culcheth, Cheshire. Mon, 32, OAPs, Spay, Marsh & Ribbon lakes. Graham Broughton (Bait-Tech) 67-13-0, ide, carp & skimmers, maggot, 11m, peg 9 Meadow; Ian Betham (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 67-5-0; John Ormshire (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 66-0-0; Dave Brighouse (Partridge Lakes) 65-5-0. Tues, 25, Covey Lake. Mike Rogerson (Drennan North West) 122-3-0, carp, white maggot shallow, 6m, peg 49; Nigel Banks (St. Helens Tackle & Bait) 103-9-0; Lee Addy (Drennan NW/Bait-Tech) 101-4-0; Andy Bennett (Daiwa/Guru/Bait-Tech) 95-7-0. Wed, 66, OAPs, Covey. Dave Olly (Olly Motors) 85-1-0, carp, banded pellet, 3m, peg 58; Ian Bentham (Leigh Tackle & Bait) 84-2-0; John Sharpe (Widnes AC. 70-10-0; Mick King (Tackle Saver) 65-1-0; Chris Weeder snr (St. Helens Tackle& Bait) 61-3-0; Keith Blackley (Partridge Lakes) 50-7-0. Thurs, 21. Mark Lucas (Mosella) 112-15-0, common carp, white maggot, margins, peg 75; Dave Timmins (Gilders Tackle) 88-14-0; Chris Weeder snr (St. Helens Tackle& Bait) 78-14-0; Andy Bennett (Daiwa/Guru/Bait-Tech) 67-13-0.

St. Helens AA, Carr Mill Dam, Merseyside. Mon, 24. Anthony Heffernan (St. Helens) 19-13-0, skimmers to 1 lb 8 oz, Method feeder, maggot and boilie, peg 80; Denis Knight (Wigan) 18-14-0; Shaun Fletcher (St. Helens Tackle & Bait) 18-0-0; David Allsop (St. Helens) 17-11-0.

Wigan DAA, Leeds Liverpool Canal, Crook, Lancs. Wed, 24. Alan Crook (Maver NW) 5-9-12, roach and skimmers, bread, 12m, peg 137; Carl Whalley (Gidlow Angling) 5-4-12; Rod Porter (Gidlow Angling) 4-14-8; Peter Goodhall, aged 83 (Burscough) 4-13-12.

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