* Abu Garcia Wychavon Championship Qualifier, Warks. Avon, Evesham, Sun. 65. Richie Reynolds (VDE Quorn) 9-3-0, small chub, dace, waggler, maggots, peg 35; Kevin Millard (Evesham) 5-8-8; Clive Branson (Wales) 4-9-0; Brian Pollard (Daiwa Gordon League) 3-13-0; Ed Warren (Preston Innovations) 3-8-0.
Qualifiers: Kevin Millard, Richie Reynolds and Clive Branson.
* Shakespeare Championship Qualifier, Warks. Avon, Evesham, Sat. 65. Ed Warren (Preston Innovations) 13-9-0, barbel 11 lb 9 oz plus perch and eels, pole, worm and caster, peg 8, on the Town Water; Dave Harrell (Kamasan Starlets) 12-12-0; Ray South (Ferrymen) 12-6-0; John Curtis (Daiwa Gordon League) 10-1-0; Danny Ashington (Kamasan Starlets) 8-11-0.
Qualifiers: Ed Warren, Ray South and Danny Ashington.
* Sonu Baits Championships, Qualifier 1, Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcestershire, Sun. 52. Mark Jones (Tredegar) 158-9-0, carp to 10 lbs plus skimmers and odd tench, poled pellet, peg 8 Hay; Steve Chester (Mosella) 151-2-0; Kevin Slade (Bilston Angling Centre) 143-10-0; Darren Fisher (Alan’s Tackle, Worcester) 139-0-0; Ian Keywood (Solihull Angling Centre) 134-12-0; Ron Pharaoh (Mosella) 122-10-0. Other Qualifiers: Klaus Fix (Nuneaton); Chris Cameron (Mosella South West); Mark Taylor (Shakespeare) and Chris Robson (Bilston).
Bilston Angling Centre, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Dimmingsdale Wharf, Wolverhampton, Sun. 14. Dennis Kneller (Anglers Peg) 4-9-12, perch, chub and roach, poled caster and chopped worm, peg 16; Paul Ross (Shakespeare) 3-6-0; Bert Simmill (Four Ashes AC) 3-1-0; Dave Pinches (Goldthorn Social) and Eagles (Four Ashes AC) both 3-0-0.
Blackfords Progressive, Washbrook Pool, Cannock, Staffordshire, Sat. 30. Dave Morris (Blackfords Progressive) 49-3-0, bream to 5 lb, feeder fished red maggot and worm, peg 16; Steve McQueen (Stafford) 35-11-0; Tony Jeffrys (JCB) 35-6-0; Carl Hammond (JCB) 29-8-0; Mark Greening (Streetly) 26-7-0.
Elmbridge Fishery, Droitwich, Heron Pool, Thurs. 18. Les Wiley (Willows) 116-10-0, carp, poled pellet and corn, peg 25. John Nott (Willow Marsh) 99-6-0; David James (Starlet Veterans) 86-0-0. Sat. 18, Heron Pool. Keith Miller (New Willenhall) 148-6-0, carp, poled pellet and paste, peg 25. Pete Ricketts (New Willenhall) 135-10-0; Terry Butler (Elmbridge) 96-4-0. Sun. 20, Pheasant Pool. Robert Cox (Park Inn Angling Club) 44-10-0, carp, poled corn and pellet, peg 7. John Nott (Willow Marsh) 36-6-0; Bob Wood (Dolls House Angling Club) 31-8-0.
Forest of Dean and Lydney. Lightmoor Pool, Sun. 35. John Macklin (Lydney) 32-0-0, all carp on long pole and corn fished to the island, peg 30; Craig Cox (RFODAC) 22-13-0; Mike Bent (RFODAC) 22-13-0; Brian Harding (Lydney) 20-0-0.
Furnace Mill Fishery, Wyre Forest, Kidderminster, Mucky Meadow and Willow Pools, Sun. 23. Kevin Williams (Wolverhampton) 136-1-0, carp, poled pellet and meat, peg 48, Mucky Meadow. Steve Harris (Daiwa Gordon League) 123-14-0; Andy Newton (Furnace Mill) 110-4-0; Tony Williams (Button Oak) 97-9-0.
Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks, Club Pool, Mon. 17. Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 93-15-0, F1s and F2’s, poled pellet over slop at 6m, peg 1. Joe perella (Just Oxford) 84-8-0; Rob Swain (Tackle Box) 82-14-0; Brian Edwards (Youngs Tunnel Barn Farm) 67-11-0. Wed. 16, Canal Pool. Steve Johnson (Acorn Angling Club) 103-3-0, F1s, bream, tench, roach and rudd, poled red maggot at 4m, fished high and low, peg 5. Ade Mansfield (Tamworth Tackle) 97-15-0; Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 95-3-0; Nigel Browne (Tamworth Tackle) 77-3-0. Thurs. 17, House Pool 1. Kevin Folwell (Drennan Oxford) 185-11-0, F1s, poled pellet at 10m, peg 9. Joe perella (Just Oxford) 152-15-0; John Redgrave (Mosella) 151-4-0; Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 130-12-0; John Murfit (Dynamite Baits) 127-14-0; Paul Clarke (Just Oxford) 127-12-0. Sun. 44, House Pool 1 and New Pool. Stu Palser (Shakespeare) 147-13-0, F1s and Carp, poled chopped worm and caster at 16m, peg 13, House Pool 1. Steve Naylor (Nathans of Derby) 125-14-0; Kevin Adderley (Sensas Dams and Lock) 123-9-0; Paul Newell (Kings Mill Redditch) 122-2-0; Pete Caton (Dynamite Baits/Banbury Gunsmiths) 119-7-0; Paul Bick (Shakespeare) 112-10-0; Rob Avery (Kingfisher) 102-6-0.
Goodyear AC, Bobbington Vineyard Fishery, Bobbington, Staffordshire, Wed. 13. Steve Thomson (Goodyear AC) 38-3-0, carp to 4 lb, poled pellet, peg 1; M. Watkinson (Goodyear AC) 26-3-0; J. Taylor (Goodyear AC) 23-8-0. Sun. Greenways Pool, Pattingham, Shropshire, 18. J J Gallacher (Goodyear AC) 43-4-0, carp to 4 lb, poled pellet, peg 1; G. Jackson (Goodyear AC) 39-13-0; Steve Thomson (Goodyear AC) 38-8-0. Thurs. Staffs-Worcs Canal, Slade Heath, Staffordshire, 14. Steve Thomson (Goodyear AC) 4-11-0, roach and perch, poled squatt, peg 2; Barry Jones (Goodyear AC) 2-15-8; Graham Woolley (Goodyear AC) 1-14-12.
Hawkesbury Fishery, Bedworth, Warks, Thurs. 15. Paul Burrows (Hawkesbury) 58-0-0, tench and carp, poled meat, peg 42. Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 52-8-0; Chris Howe (Hawkesbury) 45-6-0. Sat. 19. George Cairnes (Hawkesbury/Kodak) 60-8-0, carp, poled meat, peg 43. Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 51-6-0; Steve Bull (Hawkesbury) 44-7-0. Sun. 21. Keith Walton (Hawkesbury) 52-4-0, carp and tench, poled bread, peg 11. Steve Bull (Hawkesbury) 48-9-0; John Kidd (Hawkesbury) 48-0-0.
Izaak Walton Fishery, Chebsey, Stafford, Wed. Canal Pool, 13. Jason Elwell (Bilston Angling Centre) 67-1-0, carp to pole fished sweetcorn and pellet, peg 26; Neil Edwards (Meir and Longton Royal British Legion) 49-14-0; Steve Edwards (Stapeley Cudmore) 49-6=-0; John Causer (Stafford) 45-9-0. Sat. Top Pool, 16. Jason Elwell (Bilston Angling Centre) 69-4-0, carp, poled sweetcorn and pellet, peg 11; John Causer (Stafford) 68-7-0; Paul Aston (Wednesfield) 65-0-0; Alan Millward (Trentside Tackle) 59-11-0.
Merthyr, Dolygaer Reservoir. Wed. evening 3-hours. 15. Steve Crowley (Merthyr) 38-8-0, all bream on groundbait feeder and maggots, peg 6; Steve Hall (Merthyr) 15-12-0; David Thomas (Merthyr) 15-8-0. Sun.19. David Thomas (Merthyr) 25-8-0, all carp on groundbait feeder and maggots, peg on dam side; Dave Couzens (Merthyr) 9-2-0; Bernard Farr (Merthyr) 8-0-0.
Monk Hall Fishery, Monkhopton, Salop, Lark Pool, Sat. 10. Phil Shaw (Lower Hill Farm) 49-2-0, carp, poled pellet, corn and meat, peg 46. Alan Parsonage (Monk Hall) 35-14-0; Tony Cook (Royal Oak) 32-14-0. Sun. 11, Lark Pool. Alan Parsonage (Monk Hall) 50-5-0, carp and silver fish, poled caster and corn, peg 66. Phil Shaw (Lower Hill Farm) 32-15-0; Mathew Whittingham (Monk Hall) 31-15-0.
Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcs, Meadow Pool, Tues. 30. Rob McKenzie (Gloucester) 66-0-0, carp, poled pellet at 13, fished shallow, peg 13. Chris Clemson (Dudley Angling Club) 53-12-0; Sid Julian (Moorlands) 49-9-0; George Reynolds (Kings Pools) 44-14-0. Wed. 21, over 50’s, Bank and Island Pools. Kevin Roderick (Walsall Conduits) 74-8-0, carp, poled pellet at 2m, peg 8, Bank Pool. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 71-8-0; Bill Drew (Bewdley) 65-13-0; Martin lafevre (Moorlands Gold) 52-14-0. Thurs. 20, Meadow Pool. George Reynolds (Kings Pools) 108-3-0, carp,poled corn down the edge, peg 38. Andy Orgee (Moorlands) 64-0-0; Martin Lafevre (Moorlands Gold) 62-3-0; Harry Ward (Starlet Veterans) 59-1-0. Fri pm. 18, Moors and Bank Pools. Dave Williams (Halesowen Royal British Legion) 81-8-0, carp, poled meat at 3m, peg 23, Bank Pool. Lee Kirby (Stourport) 70-8-0; Mark Johnson (Daiwa Gordon League) 66-8-0; Keith Wright (Stourport) 47-12-0. Sat. 25, Bank, Island and Moors Pools. Lee Richards (Top Fours/Fosters) 154-7-0, carp, poled meat at 12m, fished high, peg 12, Moors Pool. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 101-8-0; Steve Pearce (Specialist Bait Suppliers/Willis Worms) 92-3-0; Iwan Mills (Robins Timber) 91-13-0. Sun. 24, Moors and Silver Pools. John Cooper (Moorlands Gold) peg 2, Moors Pool and Colin Pace (Colin Pace Angling Academy) peg 4, Moors Pool, both had 106-13-0, carp, poled corn down the edge. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 85-15-0; Alan Gethen (Stevens Tackle) 74-13-0.
Montgomeryshire AA, Groes Pools, Welshpool. Tues evening. 3 hours. 16. John Dixon (Welshpool) 9-10-0, 95 roach, rudd, skimmers and tench on poled pellet over groundbait, peg by lilies on bottom pool; Andy Jones (Total Angling) 6-0-0; Paul Thistleton (Welshpool) 2-9-0.
Mosella Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Island Pool, Mon eve.21. Anthony Murray (Darlington Angling Club) 79-10-0, carp and tench, poled pellet, peg 7. Jason Cooke (WB Clarke) 57-8-0; Steve Ward (Harris Match Group) 51-4-0. Wed. 16, Island Pool. Jason Cooke (WB Clarke) 143-8-0, carp and tench, poled pellet, peg 5. Adrian Davis (Gloucester) 133-12-0; Justin Williams (Market Drayton Angling) 123-12-0. Thurs. 18, Island Pool. Rob Mckenzie (Gloucester) 125-8-0, carp and tench, poled pellet, peg 6. Chris Rice (Harris Match Group) 105-10-0; Gary Waldron (Harris Match Group) 93-8-0. Sun. 20, Island Pool. John Cattermole (Frenzee) 107-2-0, carp and tench, poled pellet, peg 35. Phil Launchbury (Manor Angling Club) 84-10-0; Paul Bailey (Bait Box) 72-6-0.
Newport, School Pool. Mon. evening. 3 hours. 8. Giles Cochrane (MAP) 45-14-0, F1s on long pole and pellets, peg 41; Andy Price (Newport) 40-0-0; Gerry Lock (Newport) 33-5-0. Sun. 15. Matthew Morgan (Blackwood) 61-12-0, F1s and mirrors on pellets and feeder to the lily pads, peg 28 by the bailiff’s cabin; Nicky Bevan (Newport) 55-14-0; Martyn Truman (Newport) 36-0-0.
Octoplus Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Salop, Sycamore Pool, Mon. 16. Eric Bancroft (Rod and Gun) 126-15-0, carp to 8 lb and bream to 3 lb, poled pellet close in, peg 8. Phil Shaw (Lower Hill Farm) 90-2-0′ Colin Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 84-14-0; Steve Lawrence (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 73-3-0. Wed. 18, Stock, Middle and Hawthorn Pools. Ralph Johnson (Bilston Angling Centre) 117-12-0, carp to 7 lb, poled pellet at 4m and down the sides, peg 7, Stock Pool. Mark Mountford (Shifnal) 108-12-0; Carl Foster (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 100-4-0; Phil Foster (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 72-12-0. Thurs. 16, Sycamore and Chestnut Pools. Mark Mountford (Shifnal) 125-3-0, carp to 9 lb, poled paste at 5m and close in, peg 36, Sycamore Pool. Steve Roberts (Rod and Gun) 107-0-0; John Wild (Stafford) 106-15-0; Pete Ricketts (New Willenhall) 100-4-0. Sat. 18, Sycamore and Beech Pools. Martin Davenport (Dorset Angling Club) 121-7-0, carp to 10 lb and bream to 3 lb, poled pellet and corn in the margins, peg 24, Sycamore Pool. Ralph Johnson (Bilston Angling Centre) 121-7-0; Andy Williams (Vespe) 103-11-0; Keith Powell (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 102-6-0; Kevin Melville (Dorset Angling Club) 98-8-0; Alan Jones (Deggys Tackle) 86-9-0.
Packington Somers, Meriden, Warks, Molands Mere, Wed. 21. John Burchell (Sensas Packington) 72-3-0, mixed, pellet feeder, peg 43, £200. 00. bonus peg. Don Slaymaker (Nottingham) 61-8-0; Dean Young (Tornadoes) 49-10-0. Sat. 24, Molands Mere. Fred Coxon (Ringer Baits) 58-15-0, carp, Method and pellet, peg 10. Joe Roberts (Kamasan Starlets) 51-9-0; Dave Northall (Packington) 48-11-0. Sun. 24, Molands Mere. Mick Bull (Dynamite Baits/Guru/Shimano) 73-6-0, mixed, pellet feeder, peg 29. Tim Bull (Dynamite Baits) 58-3-0; ms Suzi Smith (Kobra Feeders) 45-10-0.
Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcestershire, Tues. Arles Pool, 15. A. Bryn (Woodlands) 83-10-0, carp to 8 lb, poled sweetcorn and pellet, peg 25; Klaus Fix (Nuneaton) 79-10-0; Darren Fisher (Alan’s Tackle, Worcester) 75-15-0; Paul Foster (Starlets Veterans) 60-12-0. Wed. Deans Pool, 15. Darren Fisher (Alan’s Tackle, Worcester) 82-5-0, carp to 8 lb, poled sweetcorn and pellet, peg 21; John Beacham (The Fatties) 67-2-0; Tom Beddows (The Fatties) 61-5-0. Fri. Ghost Pool, 15. Kevin Slade (Bilston Angling Centre) 188-4-0, carp to 8 lb, poled pellet, peg 14; Klaus Fix (Nuneaton) 175-4-0; Chris Robson (Bilston) 163-12-0; Lee Cole (Bilston Angling Centre) 158-0-0; Doug Greenow (Solihull Angling Centre) 148-8-0. Sat. Arles and Deans Pools, 30. Chris Cameron (Mosella South West) 170-2-0, carp to 10 lb, plus over 100 lbs of skimmers, crucians and tench, poled pellet, Arles 16; Wayne Mellings (Maver Midlands/Dynamite Baits) 167-2-0; Ian Wood (Peg One, Woodlands) 147-6-0; Paul Foster (Starlets Veterans) 128-11-0; Chris Hill (Mosella) 91-11-0.
Redhill/CarpVader Fishery, Monmouth. Wed. Pole-only. 15. Bob Giles (Cefn Fforest) 220-0-0, carp to 5 lb on long pole and pellets, peg 14 on Sophie’s Pond; Joel Worgan (Tredegar) 193-8-0; Chris Shephard (Iffers) 186-4-0; Howard Green (Green’s Tackle) 161-0-0.
Reedswood Open, Reedswood Pall, Leamore, Walsall, West Midlands, Tues. 13. Steve Arnold (Beechdale MG) 25-0-0, carp to 4 lb, poled paste, peg 24; Steve Lawrence (Swan AC) 17-7-0; Richard Buxton (Beechdale MG) 17-0-0.
Sirhowy, White Springs, Pontarddulais. Sun. 21. Simon Jones (Rhymney) 78-8-0, all carp on long pole and pellets fished to the island peg 12 on Match Lake; Mark Goodall (Haverfordwest) and Sean McCarthy (Tredegar) both 70-8-0; Joel Worgan (Tredegar) 60-6-0.
Stirrup Cup, Birmingham Fazeley Canal, Curdworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, Sun. 20. Don McIntyre (Stirrup Cup) 7-6-6, one 3 lb bream plus small fish, poled squatt, peg 78; Martin Lane (Team Spro) 6-10-13; Rob Chambers (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 4-11-7; Sam Lewis (Three Ems) 3-14-0; Tony Parkes (Stirrup Cup) 2-4-15; Phil Cox (Maver Tipton van den Eynde) 1-7-15.
Wolverhampton Over 60s Club, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Coven, Staffordshire, Wed. 23. Alan Round (Trabucco Midlands van den Eynde) 10-5-0, three chub to 3 lb plus roach, poled caster, peg 17; Roy Grosvenor (Bridgtown) 4-0-0; Alan Homer (Walsall) 2-11-0; John Bickley (Bilston Angling Centre) 2-10-0; Joe Hewitt (Goodyear AC) 2-6-0.