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West Midlands Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for January 15/16 2011

* Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm WL, New, House Pools 1 and 2, Top and Club Pools, Sat. 84. Lee Thornton (Garbolino Bag Em Baits) 79-14-0, carp, F1s, bream and tench, poled pellet at 10 and 14 metres to the island, New Pool peg 3; Amar Jawad (Bag Em Baits) 77-15-0; Pete Scott (Drennan Oxford) and Mark Pollard (Dynamite Baits) both returned 70-11-0; Neil Machin (Garbolino Bag Em Baits) 66-8-0; Des Shipp (Daiwa Dorking) 66-3-0.
Teams: Garbolino Bag Em Baits 74; Dynamite Baits 71; Barston 67; Shakespeare 62; Daiwa Dorking 55; Drennan Oxford 53.
League: Dynamite Baits 369; Barston 362; Tri-Cast Rochdale 343; Garbolino Bag Em Baits 339; Shakespeare 315; Neaths Four 293.

* Warwickshire Winter League, Final Round, Walsall Canal, Ocker Hill, West Midlands, Sun. 60. Martin Owen (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 10-0-0, a 2 lb tench, two 1 lb perch and two hundred roach, poled bloodworm and joker, Tame Valley peg; Paul Bick (Shakespeare) 9-0-0; Alex Powell (HanKat AS) 8-3-0; Jon Arthur (Shakespeare) 7-15-8; Neil Martin (HanKat AS) 7-9-0; Ian Moulton (HanKat AS) 7-6-8.
Teams: HanKat AS 23; Shakespeare 24; Maver Tipton Van den Eynde 32; Dams and Lock 39; Browning Central 41; Atherstone 49.
Final League: HanKat AS 11; Shakespeare 12; Maver Tipton Van den Eynde 16; Dams and Lock and Browning Central both 27; Atherstone 31.

Other matches

Bishop’s Bowl Fishery Winter League, Match Lakes, Bishop’s Bowl Fishery, Bishop’s Itchington, Warwickshire, Sun. 32. Andy Pell (Chiltern Baits) 21-12-0, small carp, poled maggot and pinkie over Ringers dark groundbait; Damien Green (Fox Match Stanjay) 20-9-0; Jason Redgrave (Mosella) 8-6-0; Maurice Williams (Dynamite) 8-3-0. Teams: Chiltern Baits 24.

Docklow Pools, Leominster, Match Pool, Sat. 22. Sean Stewart (Birmingham) 13-14-0, mixed silver fish, poled maggot, caster and corn, peg 3. Ms Pam Mason (Buckingham) 6-6-0; Barry Smith (Derby) 6-2-0; Steve Todd (York) 4-9-0; Dave Grace (Hereford) 3-14-0; Steve Greaves (Bury) 3-12-0; Ian Cooper (Leominster) 2-7-0. Biggest chub, Ms Pam Mason, 3-14-0.

Dog Lane Fishery,
Napton, Warks, Sun. 31. Simon Franklin (Adelaide Angling Club) 9-9-8, roach and perch, poled caster at 5m, peg 19. Dave West (Potters Green) 9-5-4; Josh Palmer (Daventry Angling Club) 8-15-8. Biggest perch Josh Palmer (Daventry Angling Club) 2-12-0.

Dynamite Baits Makins,
Wolvey, Warks, Phase’s 1 and 2, Sun. 16 pairs (32). Mark Creue (Mansfield Angling) 65-8-0, carp and skimmers, straight lead, pellet and corn, peg A4, Lake 2. Rich Kidda (Team Makins) 41-6-0; Charlie Shaw (Mansfield Angling) 41-4-0; Graham Eden Mansfield Angling) 36-0-0; Mark Fox (matchfishingscene.com) 34-0-0; Mick Timson (Team Makins0 28-9-0. Pairs: Mark Creue and Steve Crocker (Mansfield Angling) 83-7-0.

Elmbridge Fishery,
Droitwich, Peacock Pool, Thurs. 12. Jim Russell (Elmbridge) 20-4-0, carp, poled maggot, peg 21. Bob Cooke (Bilston Angling Centre) 6-8-0; Alan Fleet (Taveners) 5-0-0. Sat. 14, Peacock Pool. Terry Butler (Elmbridge) 37-6-0, carp, poled corn, peg 11. John Pulley (Elmbridge) 21-8-0; Gary Hobbis (Elmbridge) 17-4-0. Sun. 12, Peacock Pool. Alan Asprey (Elmbridge) 19-8-0, carp, poled maggot, peg 16. Gary Hobbis (Elmbridge) 17-6-0; Jim Russell (Elmbridge) 14-10-0.

Furnace Mill, Wyre, Worcestershire, Sun. Furnace and Mucky Meadow Pools, 20. Steve Harris (Daiwa Gordon League) 60-9-0, carp to 6 lb, poled pellet, Mucky Meadow 46; Chris Bradney (Steven’s Tackle) 47-0-0; Daz Ranall (Furnace Mill Fishery) 26-15-0.
Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks, Top Pool, Mon. 16. Ron Notley (Starlet Veterans) 14-0-0, F1s, bream and roach, poled pellet and pinkie at 7m, peg 24. Brian Edwards (Youngs Tunnel Barn Farm) 12-2-0; Rob Swain (Tackle Box) 8-8-0; Chris Chamberlain (Tunnel Barn Farm0 8-2-0.

Glamorgan Christmas Fare,
Troes Lake, Bridgend. Sun.30. Howard Green (Green’s Tackle) 30-12-0, one tench with skimmers on long pole and pellets, peg 3; Gareth Thomas (Caerphilly) 18-3-0; Russell Palmer (Cardiff) 16-12-0.
Goodyear AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Rye Hill, near Church Eaton, Staffordshire, Sun. 11. John Benness (Goodyear AC) 5-10-0, roach and perch, poled caster, peg 12; Steve Gallacher (Goodyear AC) 3-8-0; Bob Edgerton (Goodyear AC) 1-12-0; Steve Thomson (Goodyear AC) 1-6-0.
Hawkesbury Fishery, Bedworth, Warks, Sun. 21. Dennis Lutwytch (Hawkesbury) 30-1-0, carp, poled corn, peg 7. Paul Reynolds (Hawkesbury) 26-3-0; Dennis Saunders (Hawkesbury) and Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) both had 23-9-0.
Holgan Farm, Llawhaden. Sun.18. Mark Close (Haverfordwest) 64-14-0, all carp on expanda pellets pole fished in the margins, peg on Match Lake; Ian Heaps (Holgan Farm) 63-8-0; Keith Moore (Haverfordwest) 32-4-0.
Iffers, Hartleton Lake, Ross on Wye. Sun. 18. Andy Prosser (Iffers) 13-10-0, skimmers on method feeder and pellets, peg 18 and Glyn Sherwood (Wye Angling) 13-10-0 one tench and 16 bream on groundbait feeder and pellets, peg 49; Andy Reed (Iffers) 13-6-0; Alan Simmonds (Iffers) 13-5-0.

Izaak Walton Fishery,
Chebsey, Stafford, Wed. Top Pool, 10. Ted Ecclestone (Stafford) 14-8-0 carp, poled pellet and maggot, peg 13; Steve Degg (Colmic) 7-8-0; Neil Edwards (Meir and Longton Royal British Legion) 4-3-0; Dave Barnard (Rod and Gun) 3-7-0. Sat. Top and Middle Pools, 24. Derek Plant (Ultima Pellet) 60-9-0, carp to 10 lb, poled pellet and sweetcorn, Middle peg 16; Nigel Boulton (Trentside Tackle) 57-5-0; Mick Longshaw (Trentside Tackle) 35-4-0; John Wild (Stafford) 21-12-0.

King’s Pools, Shareshill, Staffordshire, Sat. New Match and Carp Pools, 14. Gary teele (Wednesbury Angling Centre) 67-13-0, carp to 1 lb and a few tench, poled maggot, New Match 17; Terry Edwards (Swan AC) 56-8-0; John Benjamin (Swan AC) 53-5-0; John Instone (Wednesbury Angling Centre) 35-12-0; Peter Sawes (Swan AC) 27-0-0. Sun. Winter League, all pools, Round One, 25. Ian Hodson (Swan AC) 48-4-0, carp to 1 lb and silver fish, poled maggot, peg 7 New Match; Rob Hancox (Short Heath AC) and Ian Kull (Wood End AC) both 48-2-0; james Watson (Wolverhampton Post Office AC) 43-2-0; Clayton Bagley (Short Heath AC) 42-0-0; Neil Cotterrill (Swan AC) 41-0-0. Teams: Swan Elite 7; Short Heath AC 10; Wednesbury Angling Centre 20.
Kobra Feeders, Dynamite Baits Makins, Wolvey, Warks, Lake 2, Wed. 15. Eddie Keen (Coventry) 6-10-0, roach and perch, maggot feeder, peg A15. Derek Hartshorne (Swann Baits) 2-4-0; Alan Walton (Swann Baits/Carpetbaggers) 1-2-0. Thurs. 20, Lizard Pool. Gaz Wood (Browning Central) 13-8-0, carp and roach, wagglered caster and poled pellet, peg 11. Jason Shirley (Baileys of Warwick) 11-14-0; Chris Harrison (Baileys of Warwick) 10-10-0; Mick Timson (Elton Tackle) 7-12-0; Danny Ross (Wykin Angling Club) 5-14-0; Terry Phillips (Attleborough Angling) 5-8-0.
Lydney Christmas Fare, Lydney Lake. Sun.22. Roger Andrews (Lydney) 30-0-0, bream on groundbait feeder and maggots, peg 2 by boat house; Graham Andrews (Lydney) 19-14-0; Keith Hastings (Lydney) 17-10-0; Mark Hastings (Newent) 16-7-0; Dave Fryer (Shimano) 15-10-0; Phil Davies (Lydney) 10-14-0.


Monk Hall Fishery,
Monkhopton, Salop, Lark Pool, Sun. 11. Tony Corns (Gunners) 34-8-0, carp, tench, roack and skimmers, poled pellet and white maggot, peg 57. Simon Osbourne (Mosella Black Country) 32-8-0; Malc Felgate (South Africa) 15-12-0.

Moorlands Farm,
Hartlebury, Worcs, Bank Pool, Tues. 20. Bill ‘Basil’ Rathbone (St Francis All Comedians, Shelfield, Walsall) 24-14-0, 3 carp and skimmers, poled chopped worm at 10m, peg 4. George Reynolds (Kings Pools) 18-6-0; Neil Davies (Club 2000) 12-6-0; John Bagley (Stevens Tackle) 9-15-0. Wed. 19 over 50’s, Silver Pool. Damian Miller (Halfway House) 39-11-0, F1s, poled pellet at 6m, peg 46. George Reynolds (Kings Pools) 28-6-0; Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 20-12-0; Mark Briggs (Fishmans Friend) 19-4-0. Thurs. 17, Meadow Pool. Paul Addlington (Club 2000) 31-1-0, skimmers, poled pellet at 10m, peg 51. Pete Mace (Worcester Angling Academy) 16-10-0; Bill ‘Basil’ Rathbone (St Francis All Comedians, Shelfield, Walsall) 14-12-0; John Morgan (Moorlands) 13-12-0. Fri. 14, Bank Pool. Colin Pace (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 20-8-0, 2 carp and skimmers, poled pellet at 13m, peg 11. Kevin Rodderick (Moorlands) 14-0-0; Phil Edmonds (Birmingham) 11-8-0; Harry Ward (Starlet Veterans) 8-10-0. Sat. 21, Rover all Pools. Lee Richards (Top Fours/Fosters) 98-6-0, skimmers and F1s, poled pellet at 4m, peg 4, Middle Pool. Neville Groves (Top Fours/Fosters) 66-12-0; Pete Whitehouse (Noddy and Big Ears) 64-14-0; Paul Wedge (Mosella) 55-12-0. Sun. 26, Meadow and Silver Pools. Neil Davies (Club 2000) 70-14-0, F1s, poled pellet at 6m, peg 46, Silver Pool. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 48-5-0; Steve Pearce (Specialist Bait Suppliers) 43-1-0; Neville Groves (Top Fours/Fosters) 34-10-0.

Mosella Manor Farm Leisure,
Harvington, Middle Pool, Wed. 15. Mal Hayes (Shellor Clifford) 72-4-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 9. Andy Richings (Mosella Lobbys Tackle) 49-0-0; Jason Cooke (WB Clarke) 35-8-0; Henry Maybury (Smithys Tackle) 35-4-0. Thurs. 18, Island Pool. Norman Onens (Manor Farm Leisure) 45-2-0, carp, poled pellet and maggot feeder, peg 13. Colin Woodward (Minor Angling Club) 39-14-0; Horace Davis (Minor Angling Club) 33-0-0; Alan Ainsworth (Mid-City) 30-4-0. Sat. 25, Island and Windmill Pools. Chris Cameron (Mosella South West) 80-10-0, carp, skimmers and tench, poled pellet and maggot feeder, peg 6, Windmill Pool. Andy Pollard (Daiwa Gordon League/Mosella) 77-4-0; Chris Harrison (Baileys of Warwick) 71-0-0; Mark Green (West Midlands) 57-0-0. Sun. 33, Ash, Middle, Island and Windmill Pools. Ian Didcot (Garbolino) 69-0-0, carp, tench and skimmers, poled pellet and maggot feeder, peg 28, Middle Pool. Mike Pollard (Mosella) 64-14-0; Mark Green (West Midlands) 49-8-0; Andy Pollard (Daiwa Gordon League/Mosella) 42-8-0.
Newport, School Pool. Sun.14. Nicky Bowkett (Team Garry Evans) 33-6-0, tench, carp and bream on long pole and pellets, peg 40; Martin Challenger (Cwmbran Angling Nobblers) 25-9-0; Rob Sims (Team Garry Evans) 17-10-0.


Octoplus Boldings Pools,
Bridgnorth, Salop, Larch Pool, Mon. 10. Colin Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 52-6-0, carp to 5lb and roach to 1lb, poled pellet and maggot at 12m, peg 15. Harry Colley (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 25-13-0; Kevin Melville (Maver Total Angling) 17-14-0; Graham Evason (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 13-14-0. Wed. 12, Stock and Beech Pools. Stuart Aston (Swan Jacks Tackle) 19-10-0, carp to 3lb and skimmers to 1lb, poled maggot at 10m, peg 16, Beech Pool. Phil Shaw (Lower Hill Farm) 17-8-0; Tony Foster (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 10-11-0; Carl Foster (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 9-0-0. Thurs. 12, Larch Pool. Dave Barnard (Rod and Gun) 72-4-0, carp to 3lb, poled pellet at 9m, peg 15. Harry Colley (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 41-12-0; Steve Roberts (Oakengates Angling Centre) 38-4-0; Ted Ecclestone (Stafford) 31-7-0. Sat. 30, Hawthorn, Ash, Stock and Beech Pools. Peter Plant (Maver) 45-0-0, carp to 4lb, poled maggot down the side, peg 7, Hawthorn Pool. Stu Ballard (Maver) 37-12-0; Andy Bayliss Kyte (Maver/Sonu Baits) 36-15-0; Dave Barnard (Rod and Gun) 29-3-0; Sean Barber (Maver) 27-15-0; Steve Roberts (Oakengates Angling Centre) 27-10-0; Dave Brown (Maver) 25-6-0; Tim Probert (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 21-13-0.

Packington Somers,
Meriden, Warks, Gearys Level, Sat. 24. Steve White (Kobra Feeders) 7-9-0, 1 carp and skimmers, method and poled pellet, peg 20. Phil Bird (Quality Baits) 7-4-0; Steve Randall (Sensas) 7-0-0. Sun. 41, Molands Mere and Anniverseries. Lee Richards (Top Fours/Fosters) carp, poled pellet, peg 1, Anniverseries. Roger Atkins (Maver Solihull Angling Centre) 31-6-0; Nigel Whitworth (Jaguar) 25-9-0; Ron Savage (Lanes Baits) 25-7-0.
Patshull Park, Pattingham, Shropshire, Sun. Great Lake, 10. Steve Preece (M 7 S Joinery) 10-3-6, skimmers, slider fished maggot, peg 42; Dave Ridgway (Shifnal) 10-0-0; Paul Bucknell (Little Dawley) 6-4-0.
Poole Hall Fishery, Alveley, Salop, Cuckoo Pool, Wed. 5. What a win for Keith Perrin (Tipton) who drew peg 5. Starting of at 14 metres on poled corn, he started to collect afew small bits, then dropped his bait into the side whilst doing something, and a 21-8-0 catfish decided to grab it!. After an hour and a half, Keith finally netted the fish, on a 18 hook, and with his other ‘tiddlers’ won the match with 25-0-0. 2nd. Tom Thompson (Poole Hall) 7-9-0; Brian Wakelin (Poole Hall) 3-0-0.

Port Talbot Docks, West Glamorgan. Sun.14. Nigel Evans (PI Thatchers) 19-3-0, skimmers and roach on groundbait feeder and maggots, peg 4 on day ticket bank; Clive Roberts (Cardiff Nomads) 15-9-0; Gary Martin (Glamorgan Rebels) 14-7-0; Ron Gibbs (Caerphilly) and Mark Bartlett (Bristol) both 11-9-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcestershire, Sat. Deans Pool, 17. O. Corbett (Solihull Angling Centre) 21-9-0, carp and silvers, poled maggot, peg 6; Ricky Teale (Woodland View Fishery) 14-11-0; Mike Williams (Shrewsbury) 14-10-0; Simon Nickless (Saints) 13-13-0. Sun, Front and Back Deans, 20. M. Westley (Woodland View Fishery) 47-14-0, carp, poled sweetcorn, peg 47; Simon Farmer (Woodland View Fishery) 27-2-0; T. Thorne (Frenzee) 25-1-0; Chris Noyce (Solihull Angling Centre) 21-15-0; M. Derry (Saints) 16-14-0; S. Hipkiss (Frenzee) 16-8-0.

Redhill Fishery, Monmouth. Wed.15. James Barnett (Ebbw Vale) 74-0-0, carp on long pole and pellets, peg 4 on Sophie’s Pond; Mike Yandle (Tredegar) 54-8-0; Andy Neal (Frenzee) 40-8-0; Tony Summers (Wye Angling) 35-0-0.

Sensas, Shropshire Union Canal, Wheaton Aston, Staffordshire, Sun. 10. Nigel Ball (Wednesfield Angling Centre) 18-7-0, skimmers and roach, poled caster, peg 1; Tony Bouckley (Total Angling) 8-3-0; Pete Cartwright (Wolverhampton) 7-14-0.

Sirhowy Christmas Fare, White Springs, Pontarddulais. Sun. 32. Adam Mitchell (Swansea) 51-0-0, all carp on pellets and method feeder cast to the island, peg 20 on Match Lake; Nigel Morris (Neath) 44-0-0; Chris Byard (Hereford) 39-1-0; Andrew Crocker (Neath) 37-12-0; Simon Jones (Rhymney) 35-8-0; Luke Sorokin (Neath) 29-12-0.

Spencer Works Christmas Fare, Peterstone Fishery. Sat. 35. Andy Price (Newport) 77-10-0, carp to 8lb on pole and pellets down the edge, peg on Carp Lake; Nicky Bevan (Newport) 39-11-0; Danny Driscoll (Spencer Works Juniors) 35-10-0; Phil Rawlings (Pontypool) 32-6-0.

Stirrup Cup, Birmingham-Fazeley Canal, Curdworth, Birmingham, Sun. 11. Joseph Taylor (Stirrup Cup) 5-1-0, perch, skimmers, poled bread punch, squatt and caster, peg 64; Derek Hicklin (Stirrup Cup) 3-10-7; Sam Lewis (Three Ems) 3-7-8; Ray Wallbank (Stirrup Cup) 2-10-0; Darren Barratt (Stirrup Cup) 2-0-7; Clark Taylor (Stirrup Cup) 1-8-10.
Wolverhampton AA, Staffs-Worcs Canal, The Bratch, Wolverhampton, Sun. 19. Paul Turner (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 7-3-9, seven chub, poled caster; Scott Geens (Kamasan Starlets) 5-11-3; Steve Cope (Four Ashes AC) 4-14-10; Dave Richards (Four Ashes AC) 4-4-2; John Hall (Bilston Angling Centre) 4-4-0; Danny Maxfield (Bilston Angling Centre) 3-15-4.

Woodside Winter League, Dudley No 1 Canal, Merry Hill, Dudley, Sun. 20. Tony Bowen (Woodside) 8-2-0, perch, roach and skimmers, poled bread punch and chopped worm, peg 71; Graham Clift (Old Hill) 6-1-0; Barry Robson (Cradley Heath Labour) 5-14-8; Kevin Clarke (Cradley Heath Labour) 5-13-0; Brian Smith (Cradley Hill Labour) 5-1-0.
Wye Angling Open, Hartleton Lake, Ross on Wye. Sat.16. Andy Reed (Iffers) 12-10-0, all skimmers on groundbait feeder and maggots, peg 19 on road side; Craig Brown (Iffers) 6-10-0; Wayne Meek (Iffers) 5-10-0.

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