East Midlands Angler’s Mail matches for March 26/27 2011

Buttonhole AC, Buttonhole Lake, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, Sun. 11. Matt Aires (Dents of Hilgay) 164-12-0, carp, pellet waggler; Sammy McSpadden (Buttonhole AC) 87-0-0; Richard Button (Buttonhole AC) 76-8-0.

Cross Drove, near Mildenhall. Wed. 30. Kev Wadge (Cross Drove) 49-2-0, carp to 8 lbs F1s to 4 lb, 13 m pole meat corn peg 57; Jim Barrowman (Fox Lewis Anglers World) 48-4-0; Stuart Bracey (Dynamite Baits) and Tony Anderson (Daiwa Angling Direct) 43-2-0; Tony Brookes (Thetford) 36-0-0; Paul Goldstraw (Stanjay) 33-0-0. Sat. 29. Simon Wheeler (Daiwa Dynamite) 53-6-0, carp to 10 lb, brown goldfish skimmers, F1s to 3 lb, 13 m pole pellet peg 10; Kev

Wadge (Cross Drove) 49-0-0; Tim Dabrowa (Stanjays) 41-0-0; Vince Cross (Ixworth) 40-0-0; Alan Tuck (Van Den Eynde) 39-11-0; Matt Arnold (Holbeach) 38-0-0. Sun. 37. John Hoskins (Eastern Match Group) 37-2-0, F1s to 4 lb, brown goldfish and skimmers to 2 lb, 13 m pole, worm and pellet peg 23; Mark Pollard (Fox Dynamite) 35-4-0; Dave Rawlings (Stanjays) 34-11-0; Steve Cowley (Cross Drove) 29-4-0; Neil Parkinson (Dynamite Middy) 28-1-0; George Tebb (Lawn Farm) 26-10-0.

Decoy, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire, Tues. Beastie Lake, 20. Mark Carter (Decoy) 84-7-0, F1s to 4 lb, poled pellet, peg 24; Nigel Baxter (Bagem Baits) 83-12-0; Colin ‘Smudge’ Smith (Bagem Baits) 83-4-0; Chris Barley (Finedon) 76-3-0. Sat. Beastie Lake, 26. Nigel Baxter (Bagem Baits) 69-13-0, straight legered pellet and poled maggot, F1s to 4 lb, peg 29; Sean Waterfall (Decoy) 69-6-0; Tony Dawson (Van den Eynde) 66-7-0; Jon Whincup (Fox Match/Van den Eynde ) 58-7-0. Sun. Oak and Yew Channels, 23. Jon Whincup (Fox Match/Van den Eynde) 64-7-0, F1s to 4 lb, poled maggot, peg 24; Nigel Baxter (Bagem Baits) 55-2-0; Richard Linnel (Decoy) 53-10-0; Barry Mason (Tubertini/Bagem Baits) 52-11-0.

Dynamite Makins, Kobra Affordables, Wolvey, Warwickshire, Wed. Phase One, Lake Two, 17. Phil Jarram (Dynamite Bait) 128-12-0, 30 carp, straight legered pellet, peg a8; Terry Phillips (Attleborough Angling) 99-0-0; John Adamson (Kobra Feeders) 45-8-0; Colin Thompson (Tusses Tackle) 37-8-0. Thurs. Phase Two, Snake and Reptile Lakes, 19. Lee Westwood (Lichfield) 64-6-0, 17 carp, method feeder and sweetcorn, Snake 15; Andy Findlay (Preston Innovations) 54-12-0; John Adamson (Kobra Feeders) 51-4-0; Frank Dido (Burton upon Trent) 40-14-0; David Kent (Long Eaton Victoris Angling Society) 31-4-0; Jamie Maguire (Cross Drove) 28-0-0.
Fish4 5K Qualifier, Dragon water Meadows Fishery, Chapel St. Leonards, near Skegness, Lincolnshire, Sat. 31. Sean Kemp (Lakeview Select) 59-14-0, carp to 6 lb, poled bread shallow, peg 17; Ken Haywood (Avanti Used Tackle) 57-15-0; Simon Skelton (Lakeview Select) 52-11-0; Matt Skelton (Lakeview Select) 39-14-0; Jeff Marsh (Garbolino) 37-6-0.
GTi Foston, Match Lakes, Lincolnshire, Wed. 16. Bronson Arme (Embankment AC) 60-10-0, carp to 8 lb and F1s, poled pellet, Hawthorn 26; Terry Marshall (Victoria Tackle) 45-12-0; Barry Hankin (Ropseley AC) 41-6-0; Neil Fisher (Dynamite Matchmen Supplies) 40-10-0; Neil Barlow (Stamford) 33-8-0; Scott Temprill (Grantham) and Ian Bellaby (Coalville) both 25-0-0. Sat. 28. Terry Marshall (Victoria Tackle) 83-8-0, eighteen carp to 12 lb, poled pellet, Hawthorn 3; Bronson Arme (Embankment AC) 67-4-0; Rob Castledine (Embankment AC) 61-4-0; Andy Birkin (Phil’s Bait and Tackle) 57-4-0; Ian Palfreeman (Phil’s Bait and Tackle) 55-0-0; Phil Morris jr (Notts AA) 53-0-0.

Harleston Last Chance Open, Weybread middle pit. Sun. 22. Malcolm Runacres (Deben) 46-11-0, all carp, feeder bread; Dave Reeve (Got Baits) 39-3-0; Alan Tuck (Van Den Eynde) 30-12-0; Chris Knights snr (Harleston) 20-12-0; Dave Hartford (Harleston) 20-5-0; Chris Knight jnr (Harleston) 20-3-0.

Head Fen, near Ely. Sun. 19. Vinny Easy (Cambridge) 32-12-0, fantails and small carp, pole and feeder, Trevs Lake peg 38; Phil Hurn (Downham Market) 24-3-0; Tim Dabrowa (Stanjays) 21-8-0; Dave Rodwell (Shipshape Tackle) 18-3-0; John Smalley (March) 14-10-0; Trevor Oakman (Fox Match Stanjay) 12-10-0.
Lakeview Fishery, Holwell, Leicestershire, Sat. Veterans, Canal and Stream Pools, 18. Barry Brooks (Lakeview Select) 52-12-0, carp, poled pellet; George Walker (Lakeview Select) 46-0-0; John Wagstaff (Lakeview Select) 40-0-0; Cliff Adcock (Lakeview Select) 36-0-0; John Cooke (Lakeview Select) 28-0-0; John Toulson (Notts Federation) 26-8-0. Sat. Marina Pool, 10. Carl Moon (Garbolino All In) 90-4-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 12; Mark Hill (Lakeview Select) 80-4-0; Shaun Hill (Lakeview Select) 79-0-0; Andy Searle (Middy) 70-8-0; Shaun Wilcox (Lakeview Select) 47-4-0. Sat. Veterans, Sepent and Canal Pools, 20. Martin Quilter (Lakeview Select) 67-5-0, carp, poled pellet, Canal 27; Chris Shore (Lakeview Select) 48-0-0; J. Hipp (Lakeview Select) 46-10-0; Ernie Waterfall (Lakeview Select) 42-5-0; Roger Holmes (Lakeview Select) 42-1-0; George Walker (Lakeview Select) 40-8-0. Sun. Serpent and Marina Pools, 29. Bo Thackery (Lakeview Select) 59-5-0, carp, poled pellet, Marina 12; Shaun Butler (Lakeview Select) 48-0-0; Bob Croker (Lakeview Select) 45-10-0; Steve Bentley (Lakeview Select) 40-7-0; Roger Holmes (Lakeview Select) 38-2-0; Shane Wilcox (Lakeview Select) 37-6-0.

Rycroft Fisheries, Hemington, Derbyshire/Leicestershire border, Sat. Carp and Moat Lakes, 24. Norman Powers (Farm Park Fisheries) 67-5-0, carp to 6 lb, pellet waggler, peg 24 Carp Lake; Pete Warren (Middy) 67-3-0; Greg Cooper (Subey) 61-1-0; Martin Turner (Parkside) 51-4-0; Gary Pilsworth (Notts AA) 51-0-0; Mark Bancroft (Rools Royce Toolroom) 48-12-0. Sun. Individual Winter League, final round, Clover and New Canal, 20. Kristian Powers (Farm Park) 176-6-0, new venue record of carp to 2 lb 8 oz, poled pellet, New Canal 7; Norman Powers (Farm Park) 163-6-0; Chris Ball (Rycroft) 160-4-0; Dave Brown (Rycroft) 119-13-0; John Adamson (Kobra Feeders) 115-0-0; Graham Hallam (Charnwood Hookers) 114-1-0. Toat fish weighed in 1620 -9-0. Final League: Lee Smith (Rycroft) 13 (430-7-0); Luke Bamford (Maver Bait Tech) 19 (390-0-0); Norman Powers (Farm Park) 21 (404-12-0); Kristian Powers (Farm Park) 33 (369-12-0); Mick Cobb (Fishermania) 35 (251-14-0).

Wreake AC, Grand Union Canal, Foxton, Market Harborough, Leicestershire, Sun. 33. Matt Collerson Fox Black Horse ) 8-12-0, skimmers, poled punched bread and squatt, peg 1; Norman Bradshaw (Spro) 8-6-0; Malc Mott (Maver Loughborough Soar) 8-0-0; Nick Moss (Leicester Sensas) 6-5-0; Martin Hallford (Wreake AC) 6-1-0.

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