East Midlands Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for January 21/22 2012.

* Barford Teams Of Five Winter League, Barford Pleasure, Railway and Willow lakes near Norwich. Sun. 50. Brian Bygraves (Norwich and District AA) 71-5-0, carp to 14 lb and two skimmers, pellet feeder baiting with sweetcorn, Pleasure Lake; Neil Adcock (Browning Hot Rods) 48-10-0; Paul Ashford (Barford Tackle) 47-10-0; Andy Leathers (Browning Hot Rods) 47-6-0; Vince Cross (Lathams Nash Baits) 35-14-0; Alan Tuck (Daiwa Angling Direct Gold) 25-8-0. Teams: Lathams, Nash Baits 15; Browning Hot Rods, Daiwa Angling Direct Gold and Daiwa Angling Direct Blue all 19; Daiwa Angling Direct Black and Toy Boys both 29. League: Lathams Nash Baits 36; Browning Hot Rods 40; Daiwa Angling Direct Blue45; Daiwa Angling Direct Gold 49; Dynamite Deben 50; Daiwa Angling Direct Black 61.


Decoy Lakes, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire, Tues. Oak and Cedar Channels, 11. Steve Powell (Decoy) 57-1-0, carp to 5 lb, poled pellet and maggot, Cedar 9; Matt Arnold (Spalding) 36-4-0; Nigel Baxter (Bagem Baits) 27-12-0; Sean Best (Decoy) 18-8-0. Sat. Beastie Lake, 23. Stuart Bracey (Dynamite Baits) 52-3-0, carp to 5 lb, feeder fished meat and sweetcorn, peg 21; Nigel Baxter (Bagem Baits) 38-7-0; Danny Carlton (Decoy) 33-11-0; Simon Dow (Decoy) 32-10-0. Sun. Beastie Lake, 21. Jon Whincup (Maver Bait Tech) 33-0-0. carp to 7 lb, waggler and maggot, peg 23; Nigel Baxter (Bagem Baits) 27-14-0; Gary West (Webster’s Tackle) 27-0-0; Rob Goodson (JV AC) 22-6-0.

Garbolino RAF East Midlands Winter League, River Steeping, Wainfleet, Lincolnshire, Tues. 19. Al Dyer (Waddington A) 2-10-0, roach, poled punched bread; Baz Bright (Garbolino RAF) 2-2-0; Craig Brown (Waddington B) 2-0-0; Phil Foster (Old Lags) 1-9-0; Dan Hurst (Garbolino RAF) 1-2-0; Rich Wood (Conningsby) 0-15-0.

Head Fen, near Ely. Sat. 12. Marcus Bailey (Head Fen) 62-12-0, 20 carp across, maggot on deck, Snake lake peg 26; Vinney

Easey (Cambridge) 61-4-0Dave Rodwell (Shipshape Tackle) 50-0-0; Steve Tyler (Popletts) 49-10-0; Mark Cross (Newmarket) 47-0-0; John Millard (Newmarket) 29-2-0. Sun. 17. Dave Rodwell (Shipshape Tackle) 42-11-0, maggot feeder on pole line, Trevs lake peg 39; Mark Cross (Newmarket) 42-0-0; Bob Coulson (Suffolks Finest) 35-10-0; Steve Cowley (Ely) 30-4-0; Gary Rimmer (Newmarket) 29-11-0; Matt Ayers (Dents) 25-1-0.

GTi Foston, Match Lakes, Lincolnshire, Wed. 6. Graham Eden (Mansfield) 29-8-0, five carp, five F1s, poled maggot, Ash 24; Alan Quick (Mansfield AA) 13-0-0. Sat. 20. Brian Elliot (Mansfield Angling Centre) 64-4-0, eighteen carp to 6 lb, poled sweetcorn, Ash 17; Alan Heawood (Nottingham) 64-2-0; John Belcher (RAF) 58-0-0; Jim Meakin (Victoria Tackle) 46-0-0; Phil Morris jr (Notts AA) 33-12-0; Mitch Riley (Dynamite Baits) 26-0-0.

Lakeview Fishery, Holwell, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, Sun. Serpent and Canal Pools, 18. Andy Searle (Middy) 56-3-0, carp and F1s, poled maggot, Serpent 23; Gary Cox (Lakeview Select) 55-2-0; Sean Kemp (Lakeview Select) 52-15-0; Bronson Arme (Lakeview Select) 43-0-0; John Bramley (Lakeview Select) 36-5-0; Steve Haywood (Middy) 32-8-0.

Railway Lake, near Norwich. Sat. 15. Ray Smart (Norwich) 87-7-0, mainly F1s, 4mm expander, 14. 5mm pole, peg 41; Karl Gibson (Daiwa Angling Direct) 57-10-0; Tony Evans (Middy Dynamite Baits) 52-8-0; Dave Reeve (Got Baits) 46-15-0; Trevor Feltham (Norwich) 45-0-0; Chris Cooper (PW Angling) 42-13-0.

Suffolk Water Park, near Ipswich, Silver fish only. Sat. 11. Bob Wessells (Baitech) 11-8-0, 3 lb tench and skimmers to 1 lb on crumb feeder and 40 roach on caster peg 3 Match Lake 1; Bill Walker (Spro Sports) 9-2-0; Nick Larkin (Nisa Feeders) 5-10-0; Keith Grieve (JP Tackle) 4-14-0; Keith Gostling (Nisa Waveney) 4-6-0; Steve Bennett (Suffolk water park) 4-4-0.

Townsend Lakes, Upwell, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, Sun. Kingfisher Lake, 10. Colin Begbie (Townsend Lakes) 17-0-0, skimmers and roach, poled maggot, peg 1; Ricky Young (Browning Hot Rods) 13-0-0; Derrick Upson (Townsend Lakes) 8-0-0.

Wigston AS, Pairs/Individual Winter League, Grand Union Canal, Manor section, Glen Parva, Leicestershire, Sun. Round One, 20. Steve Oakes (Wigston AS) 4-5-0, roach, punched bread; Joe Oakes (Middy/Wigson AS) 4-2-0; Steve Warner (Team Marukyu) 3-9-0. Pairs: Steve Warner/Steve Porter 7; Mark Roberts/Pete Wootton 7; Nigel Miller/Rob graves 7; Joe Oakes/Pete Jayes 8.

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