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Aberglais, Redhill Fishery, Sophie’s Pond. Sat. 16. Brian Protheroe (Merthyr) 71-10-0, all carp on banded pellets and long pole, peg 5; Mark Williams (Merthyr) 37-14-0; David Matthews (Merthyr) 37-6-0.
Beechdale AC, Curborough Fishery, Lichfield, Staffordshire, Sun. Match Pool, 13. Mick Cope (Beechdale AC) 16-0-0, carp to 2 lb, poled sweetcorn and pellet, peg 13; Mick Shillam (Beechdale AC) 13-4-0; Kevin Bullers (Beechdale AC) 7-0-0.
Bilston Angling Centre Individual Winter League, Round Nine, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Tettenhall, Wolverhampton, Sun. 30. George Davies (Bilston Angling Centre) 2-7-11, roach, punched bread, peg 18; Ben Garbett (Dudley Bait and tackle) 2-4-0; John Hall (Bilston Angling Centre) 2-3-4; Steve Cope (Four Ashes AC) 2-1-8; Mal Wood (Four Ashes AC) 1-13-9; Dave Brown (Maver Midlands) 1-13-2. Wed. Shropshire Union Canal, Brewood, Staffordshire, 15. Bruce Birch (Four Ashes AC) 11-8-13, roach, poled squatt, pinkie and punched bread, peg 1; Dennis Sumner (Bilston Angling Centre) 11-4-0; Alan Round (Trabucco Midlands Van den Eynde) 11-0-0.
Blackfords Progressive Individual Winter League, Calf Heath Reservoir, Calf Heath, Staffordshire, Sat. 21. Shane Hodgkinson (JCB) 29-15-0, bream to 3 lb, feeder and maggot, peg 56; Chris Brown (Mansfield) 24-9-0; Paul Bucknell (Little Dawley) 24-7-0. League: Dave Ridgway (Shifnal) 21; Shane Hodgkinson (JCB) 24; Chris Brown (Mansfield) 26.
Cefn Fforest Open, Cefn Mably Lakes. Sun.16. Howard Stocker (Oakdale) 86-10-0, carp to 8lb on 13 metre pole and casters, peg on Willow Lake; Dai Clarke (Cefn Fforest) 76-8-0; Neil Morgan (Caerphilly) 69-0-0; Ryan Thomas (Cefn Fforest) 64-0-0.
Coventry Canal Winter League, Round Five, Coventry Canal, Coventry, Sun. 32. Ted Yearby (Dams and Lock) 8-1-0, 215 roach, poled joker, peg 106; Darren Lewis (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 6-14-4; Derek Jackson (Dams and Lock) 5-3-0; Paul Abbot (Shakespeare) 4-12-8; Paul Bostock (Maid of the Mill) 4-2-0; Darren Massey (Shakespeare) 4-1-6. Teams: Dams and Lock 10; Maid of the Mill 13; Shakespeare Superteam 14; Dams and Lock No Shows 16; Maver Tipton Van den Eynde 19; Cross Keys 21. League: Shakespeare Superteam 61; Maid of the Mill 81; Browning Central 88; Dams and Lock No Shows 89; Maver Tipton Van den Eynde 93; Dams and Lock 98.
Cwmcelyn, Trefaldu Fishery, Dingestow. Sun.12. Chris Sheppard (Blaina) 66-6-0, carp and tench on feeder and maggots, peg on Willow Lake; Anthony Hemberrow (Cwmcelyn) 59-6-0; Chris Wilkins (Cwmcelyn) 55-14-0.
Dynamite Baits Makins, Lake 2, Reptile and Crater Pool, Sun. 22 = 11 pairs. Phil Jarrom (Team Makins) 138-8-0, carp to 10 lb, straight lead and pellet and pellet waggler, peg A14, Lake 2. Anthony King (Dynamite Middy) 114-2-0; Daz Walters (Team Makins) 44-4-0 Keith Daws (Mansfield Angling) 43-0-0. Pairs: Baz Smithson (Team Makins) and Mark Betteridge (Mansfield Angling) 4pts. Only 1 pair paid out.
Elmbridge Fishery, Droitwich, Heron Pool, Thurs. 17. Sid Toroni (Maver Solihull Angling Centre) 42-8-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 8. Steve Lovell (Bilston Angling Centre) 38-6-0; John Morgan (CABS Angling Club) 33-10-0. Sat. 14, Heron Pool. Pete Ricketts (New Willenhall) 79-6-0, carp, poled pellet and pellet feeder, peg 11. Mark Bradley (Hobsons Choice) 67-4-0; Gary Hobbis (Elmbridge) 48-6-0. Sun. 18, Heron Pool. Dave Johnson (Club 2000/Stevens Tackle) 88-6-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 7. Pete Ricketts (New Willenhall) 81-4-0; Dave Oliver (Dudley Bait and Tackle) 56-10-0.
Furnace Mall Fishery, Wyre, Bewdley, Worcestershire, Sun. Furnace and Mill Pools, 26; Daz Randall (SBS) 67-4-0, carp to 5 lb, poled pellet, peg 87 Mill Pool; Steve Harris (Daiwa Gordon League) 57-12-0; Ed Gray (Furnace Mill) 39-3-0; Paul Evans (Furnace Mill) 35-12-0.
Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks, New Pool, Mon. 20. Dave Chapman (White Hart Coventry) 38-6-0, carp, F1s and bream, poled pellet into the corner, peg 1. Barry Duggan (Warwick Portobello) 36-14-0; Rob Swain (White Hart Birmingham) 36-10-0; Roy Winferdale (Stirrup Cup) 32-8-0. Wed. 18, House Pool 2. Rob Swain (White Hart Birmingham) 59-8-0, F1s, poled white maggot at 6m, peg 2. Barry Duggan (Warwick Portobello) 57-15-0; Des Aires (Alvechurch Fisheries) 56-10-0; Warren Beech (Alvechurch Fisheries) 54-7-0. Sat. 30, House Pool 1 and Top Pool. Kevin Folwell (Drennan Oxford) F1s, bream and carp, poled pellet at 10m, peg 14, House Pool 1. Ronnie Biggs (HMPS) 41-13-0; Dave Flatman (Village Angling Club) 41-11-0; Ade Mansfield (Yorkshire Baits/Tamworth Tackle) 39-1-0; Steve Ringer (Dynamite Baits/Shimano) 36-6-0; David James (Mosella0 33-12-0. Sun. 36, New and Canal Pools. Amer Jawad (Bag Em Baits) 67-3-0, carp, bream, F1s and barbel, poled pellet at 10m, peg 5, Canal Pool. Pete Caton (Dynamite Baits/Banbury Gunsmiths) 49-12-0; Paul Newell (Kings Mill Redditch) 41-4-0; Steve Cantwell (Tunnel Barn Farm) 40-15-0.
Goodyear AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Rye Hill, Church Eaton, Staffordshire, Sun. 14. Barry Lewis (Goodyear AC) 5-12-4, one 5 lb pike and bits, poled chopped worm, peg 7; Malcolm Bethell (Goodyear AC) 5-8-0; Colin Upton (Goodyear AC) 4-8-0; Steve Thomson (Goodyear AC) 3-12-8.
Hawkesbury Fishery, Bedworth, Warks, Sun. 22. Rolly Sturdy (Starlet Veterans/Hawkesbury) 48-7-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 30. Dennis Saunders (Hawkesbury) 45-2-0; Paul Reynolds (Hawkesbury) 39-0-0; Keith Walton (Hawkesbury) 28-8-0.
Holgan Farm, Llawhaden. Sun. 18. Lou Spinks (Neath) 115-0-0, carp to 7lb on pole with corn and pellets, peg on Match Lake; Mark Close (Haverfordwest) 90-12-0; Colin Bates (Haverfordwest) 33-0-0; Ian Heaps (Holgan Farm) 32-0-0.
Izaak Walton Fishery, Chebsey, Stafford, Wed. Middle Pool, 10. Ray Young (Izaak Walton Fishery) 15-12-0, carp, poled maggot; Doug Bell (Izaak Walton Fishery) 13-12-0; Neil Edwards (Meir and Longton Royal British Legion) 11-2-0. Sat. Top, Middle and Canal Pools, 25. Derek Plant (Ultimate Pellet) 31-10-0, carp, poled maggot, Middle Pool 7; Paul Shone (Izaak Walton Fishery) 21-15-0; Paul Haynes (Ultimate Pellet) 20-11-0; Shaun Armstrong (Colmic) 15-3-0.
Izaak Walton (Stafford) AA, Shropshire Union Canal, High Onn, Sun. 10. Richard Guest (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 18-12-0, all roach, poled caster, peg 5; Carl Westwood (Bilston Angling Centre) 16-1-0; Dean Williams (Team Eclipse) 12-7-9; Keith ‘End Peg Again’ Hulland (Team Ecilpse) 12-2-0; Eric Gardner (Team Eclipse) 12-1-0; Sam Rushton (Maver Midlands Van den Eynde) 11-11-4.
King’s Pools, Shareshill, Staffordshire, Sat. Big Match, New Match and Carp Pools, 20. Clive Poole (King’s Pools) 57-4-0, carp to 1 lb 8 oz and silver fish, poled pellet, Big Match 58; Ron Hancock (Swan AC) 57-0-0; Terry Edwards (Swan AC) 54-14-0; Gary Gollins (Swan AC) 35-4-0; Jordan Hall (Allen’s Tackle) 31-8-0; Tony Woollaston (Woles PO) and Bob Clarke (wan AC) both 27-14-0. Sun. Big Match and Carp Pools, 21. Tony Woollaston (Wolves PO) 57-8-0, carp to 4 lb, poled meat, peg 8; Richard Mynett (King’s Pools) 43-11-0; Gary Gollins (Swan AC) 37-8-0; Andy Boffin (King’s Pools) 29-0-0; Ian Hodson (Swan AC) 25-8-0.
Kobra Feeders, Dynamite Baits Makins, Wolvey, Warks, Lake 2, Wed. 16. John Adamson (Kobra Feeders) 40-6-0, carp and bream, poled pellet at 13m, peg B15. Phil Jarrom (Team Makins) 31-6-0; Chris Harrison (Baileys of Warwick) 17-10-0. Thurs. 12, Thames Pool. Mick Timson (Elton Tackle) 65-8-0, carp and mixed silver fish, poled pellet,peg 11. John Adamson (Kobra Feeders) 26-6-0; Bob Smith (Team Makins) 18-8-0.
Merthyr Tydfil, Cyfartha Park Lake. Sun. 16. Clive Saunders (Merthyr) 11-0-0, one carp on groundbait feeder with corn and maggots, peg on road side; David Davies (Merthyr) 8-9-0; Bernard Farr (Merthyr) 6-8-0.
Monk Hall Fishery, Monkhopton, Salop, Lark Pool, Sat. 11. Brian Emms (Monk Hall) 34-2-0, carp, poled corn, peg 65. Dave Hanney (Monk Hall) 32-1-0; Alan Parsonage (Monk Hall) 30-12-0.
Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcs, Bank Pool, Tues. 15. George Reynolds (Kings Pools) 28-8-0, 5 carp plus skimmers, poled pellet at 14m, peg 26. Bill ‘Basil’ Rathbone (St Francis All Comedians, Shelfield, Walsall) 24-10-0; Sid Julian (Moorlands) 20-2-0; Rick Henry (Garbolino) 18-4-0. Wed. 19 over 50’s, meadow Pool. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 58-3-0, 3 carp plus skimmers, poled pellet at 14m, peg 12. Iwan Mills (Robins Timber) 39-3-0; Mark Moseley (MCM) 35-9-0; Tim Guise (Fishermans Friend) 35-7-0. Thurs. 17, Moors Pool. Norman Nicholls (West Midlands Police/Maver) 35-14-0, carp, poled pellet at 10m, peg 9. Martin Lafevre (Moorlands Gold) 28-6-0; George Reynolds (Kings Pools) 17-11-0; Pete Mace (Worcester Angling Academy) 17-8-0. Sat. 24, Silver Pool. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 59-12-0, F1s, poled pellet at 10m, peg 40. Chris Hill (Mosella) 47-11-0; John Bagley (Stevens Tackle) 37-5-0; Colin Pace (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 36-12-0. Sun. 23, Bank and Meadow Pools. Steve Pearce (Specialist Bait Suppliers) 35-4-0, carp and skimmers, poled pellet at 12m, peg 12, Meadow Pool. Colin Pace (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 20-8-0; Nevill Groves (Top Fours/Fosters) 20-7-0; Pete Mace (Worcester Angling Academy) 15-8-0.
Mosella Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Middle Pool, Wed. 12. Andrew Wheildon (Ovation Leisure) 55-14-0, carp, poled pellet and maggot feeder, peg 2. Mark Russell (Banbury Gunsmiths) 24-0-0; Duncan Field (Manor Farm Leisure) 15-6-0. Thurs. Ash, Middle and Windmill Pools. Mark Russell (Banbury Gunsmiths) 90-14-0, carp, poled pellet and maggot feeder, peg 4, Middle Pool. Anthony Leyton (Manor Farm Leisure) 78-12-0; Tony Doyle (Fox Match Hereford) 56-4-0. Sat.22, Island and Middle Pools. Jason Shirley (Baileys of Warwick) 97-8-0, carp and tench, poled pellet and maggot feeder, peg 26, Middle Pool. Ian Sutton (Iffers) 77-14-0; Andy Pollard (Daiwa Gordon League/Mosella) 57-4-0. Sun. 22, Windmill, Island and Middle Pools. Steve Partington (Gloucester) 99-12-0, carp and tench, poled pellet and maggot feeder, peg 6, Windmill Pool. Steve Ford (Daiwa Gordon League) 62-12-0; Dicky Mo (Manor Farm Leisure) 59-0-0; Andrew Wheildon (Ovation Leisure) 53-10-0.
Newport, Woodstock Pond. Sun.14. John Mack (Newport) 33-12-0, F1s and bream on feeder with maggots, meat and pellets, peg by car park; Steve Witherick (Team Garry Evans) 31-14-0; Matt Morgan (Blackwood) 25-10-0; Rob Sims (Team Garry Evans) 18-6-0.
Octoplus Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Salop, Deepdale and Hawthorn Pools, Mon. 10. Eric Bancroft (Rod and Gun) 85-5-0, carp to 5lb and skimmers to 2 lb, poled pellet at 8m and poled maggot down the side, peg 14, Deepdale Pool. Gary Morris (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 65-0-0; Phil Shaw (Lower Hill Farm) 59-11-0; Kevin Melville (Maver Total Angling) 45-1-0. Wed. 10, Ash and Deepdale Pools. Pete Ricketts (New Willenhall) 76-1-0, carp to 4lb and chub to 2 lb, poled pellet at 10m, peg 1, Ash Pool. Alan Jones (Deggys Tackle) 63-6-0; Mick Jameson (Mid-Leisure) 55-12-0; Dave Barnard (Rod and Gun) 51-2-0. Thurs. 10, Larch, Willow and Sycamore Pools. Steve Hall (Oswestry) 45-5-0, carp to 5 lb, poled pellet at 8m and poled corn down the side, peg 22, Larch Pool. Eric Bancroft (Rod and Gun) 42-0-0; Jeff harston (Wrexham) 38-8-0; Danny Boden (Rod and Gun) 37-11-0. Sat. 23, Ash, Larch and Oak Pools. Mick Jameson (Mid-leisure) 57-8-0, carp to 6 lb, poled pellet at 5m and down the side, peg 14, Ash Pool. Steve Hall (Oswestry) 41-9-0; Alan Naylor (Oakengates Angling Centre) 40-14-0; Jamie Potts (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 39-4-0. Sun. 15, Chestnut and Willow Pools. Mick Foan (Telford) 51-4-0, carp to 4 lb, poled pellet and corn down the side, peg 7, Willow Pool. John Wild (Stafford) 51-0-0; Mick Jameson (Mid-leisure) 49-6-0; Jeff Harston (Wrexham) 41-15-0.
Packington Somers, Meriden, waks, Molands Mere, Wed. 21. Derek Hartshorn (Swann Baits) 86-5-0, carp and skimmers, poled pellet, peg 42. Steve Chester (Mosella) 76-8-0; Steve White (Kobra Feeders) 42-12-0. Sat. 25, Gearys Level. Dave Elliott (Packington) 50-13-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 6. Lee Richards (Top Fours/Fosters) 45-5-0; Steve White (Kobra Feeders) 30-10-0. Sun. 32, Molands Mere. Glen Maxwell (Birmingham) 83-5-0, carp, poled pellet,peg 56. Steve White (Kobra Feeders) 40-9-0; Dave Duggan (Dams and Lock) 32-12-0/
Parker’s Fishery, Bulkington, Warwickshire, Sat. Match Lake, 14. Lee Marlow (Corby Hot Rods) 57-0-0, carp, pellet waggler; Roland Sturdy (Hasbury) 32-4-0; Keith Walton (Hawsbury) 29-8-0.
Phocle Farm, Ross on Wye. Sun. 10. Sam Prosser (Iffers) 69-12-0, carp on pole and pellets, peg at car park end; Andy Prosser (Iffers) 68-10-0; Andre Edwards (Mitcheldean) 29-2-0.
Port Talbot Docks, West Glamorgan. Sun. 20. Steve Shaw (Marukyu Baits) 4-9-0, one mullet, one roach, one perch and two skimmers on groundbait feeder and maggots, peg 15 on walkway; Dean Jay (Dinas Powys) 3-8-0; Chris Murphy (Bargoed) 3-0-0; Alan Godrich (Swansea) 2-0-0.
Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcestershire, Sat. Deans Pool, 18. Stuart Morgan (Woodlands) 54-8-0, carp to 8 lbs, poled sweetcorn and pellet, peg Deans 38; Gary Kirkham (SBS Spa MG) 51-12-0; Chris Noyce (Solihull Angling Centre) 50-10-0; Paul Sibley (Mosella Wolves) 35-0-0. Clubman Winter League, Preston Innovations Woodland View Fishery, Hadley, Worcestershire, Sun. High, Deans and Arles Pools, 56. Chris Hill (Woodlands Golden Oldies) 65-13-0, carp, poled sweetcorn and pellet, High Pool 30; T. Corbett (Wythall British Legion) 53-0-0; M. Wood (Maver Solihull Angling Centre Blue) 37-1-0; B. McGann (Maver Solihull Angling Centre Blue) 35-0-0; Gary Kirkham (Mosella Wolves) 29-10-0. Teams: National Express 19; Woodlands Golden Oldies 22; Wythall British Legion 22. Teams: Big Ears and Noddies 26; Maver Solihull Angling Centre Blue 28; Mosella Wolves 31.
Redhill Fishery, Monmouth. Pole Only. Wed. 14. Mike Yandle (Tredegar) 97-8-0, carp to 4lb on long pole and pellets fished down the edge, peg 4 on Sophie’s Pond; Andrew Neal (Frenzee) 93-1-0; Ian Sutton (Blackwood) 72-8-0; Luke Nixon (Tredegar) 62-8-0
Sensas Open, Stowe Pool, Lichfield, Staffordshire, Sun. 17. Mark Greening (Streetley) 9-12-0, one bream and seven skimmers, feeder fished red maggot, peg 8; Andy Talbot (Willenhall) 5-9-0; Kevin Tipton (Sensas) 4-7-0.
Shatterford Spring League, Shatterford Lakes, Shatterford, near Kidderminster, Worcestershire, Sun. Stuarts Lake, 12. Ivan Norman (Shatterford) and Phil Whitehouse (West Bromwich) both 14-1-0, both skimmers and roach, poled caster; Andy Varden (Proline) 13-13-0; Ian Burgoyne (West Bromwich) 12-1-0.
Spencer Works, Mathern Mill Fishery, Chepstow. Sat.22. Ian Driscoll (Newport) 116-14-0, carp to 6lb on long pole and maggots, peg 16 on Waterfall Lake; Andy Price (Newport) 96-12-0; Phil Weaver (Newport) 96-5-0; David Turberville (Newport) 72-3-0; Carl Guerra (Newport) 64-6-0; Russell Palmer (Cardiff) 59-4-0.
Stirrup Cup, Birmingham Fazeley Canal, Curdworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, Sun. 19. Dave Freestone (Three Ems) 9-13-13, skimmers and roach, poled caster, peg 38; Ray Wallbank (Stirrup Cup) 5-9-2; Ian Hadden (Weddington) 4-15-15; Joseph Taylor (Stirrup Cup) 2-13-12; Gary Ward (Dudley Bait and Tackle) 2-6-15; Clark Taylor (Stirrup Cup) 2-3-9.
Walsall Arboretum Individual Winter League, Round Eight, Hatherton Lake, Walsall, West Midlands, Sun. 10. Ron Jackson (Leamore AC) 3-0-0, roach, poled worm, peg 8; Kevin Edwards (Jessar AC) 1-12-0; Dave Gough (Walsall) 0-8-0. Final League: Kevin Edwards (Jessar AC) 168; Ron Jackson (Leamore) 157; Norman Carpenter (Saints) 142.
White Springs Fishery, Pontarddulais. Sun.30. Nigel Morris (Neath) 98-3-0, carp and bream on pole and pellets, peg 7 on Match Lake; Howard Green (Green’s Tackle) 89-14-0; John Harvey (Risca) 65-2-0; Andrew Crocker (Neath) 62-12-0. Top on Match Canal: Peter Williams (Swansea) 57-2-0.
Wolverhampton Over 60s, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Four Ashes, Staffordshire, Wed. 11. Tony Wardley (Bilston Angling Centre) 10-9-10, three chub, poled caster, peg 11; Brian Lewis (Great Bridge) 0-7-2; Roy Grosvenor (Great Bridge) 0-5-8.
Wye Angling Open, Hartleton Lake, Ross on Wye. Sat.18. Glyn Sherwood (Wye Angling) 14-10-0, ten skimmers on method feeder and boilies at 80yards, peg 51 in the field; Andy Reed (Iffers) 10-3-0; Alan Simmons (Iffers) 8-4-0; Colin Freeman (RFODAC) 5-15-0.
FINISH YOUR SEASON ON A RIVER! This week’s Angler’s Mail magazine is a river special with lots of great venues within a special Where To Fish section. Plus John Bailey on the end of the river fishing season, Brian Gay chub fishing on the stick float, classic English roach fishing on the pole in the West Midlands – AND MORE!