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East Midlands Angler’s Mail Matches for March 23/24 2013


Cross Drove, near Mldenhall. Wed. 13. Jim Barrowman (P W Angling) 55-11-0, brown goldfish, F1s, pole, pellet; Rodney Finch (Deben) 47-11-0; Mark Pollard (Shimano Stanjays) 43-8-0; Rob Heath (Chestnut Pool) 35-12-0; George Tebb (Lawn Farm) 27-8-0; Simon Easey (Stanjays) 22-11-0. Sat. 24. Mark Pollard (Shimano Stanjays) 17-12-0, carp, pole, bread, peg 48; Alan Tuck (VDE Angling Direct) 16-3-0; Neil Parkinson (Dynamite Middy) 61-12-0; Nigel Swallow (Cross Drove) 5-6-0; Dave Shailes (Kevs Tackle) 4-0-0; Ben Smith (Stalham) 3-12-0. Sun. 7. Brian Gibson (Cambridge) 67-3-0; Neil Parkinson (Dynamite Middy) 59-5-0; Jamie Thomson (Cross Drove) 50-4-0.

Decoy, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire, Tues. Beastie Lake, 16. Chris Barley (Finedon) 81-7-0, All F1s, poled maggot and pellet, peg 24; Tony Dawson (Van den Eynde) 61-6-0; Mick King (Garbolino Peterborough) 59-8-0; Jay Richardson (Decoy) 49-15-0. Sat. Beastie Lake, 15. Jon Whincup (Bait Tech) 75-4-0, all barbel, poled maggot, peg 20; Richard Seargant (Decoy) 60-7-0; Darren Smith (Decoy) 45-4-0; Roy Wells (Decoy) 37-7-0. Sun. Beastie Lake, 9. Tom Coles (Decoy) 48-15-0, carp, straight legered meat, peg 24; Darren Parsons (Decoy) 43-15-0; Roy Wells (Decoy) 20-4-0; Danny Carlton (Decoy) 10-15-0.

Dynamite Makin’s Nisa Opens, Wolvey, Warwickshire, Wed. Phase One, Lake Two, 20. Shane Desmond (Dynamite Matchmen Supplies) 73-10-0, bream and just the occasional carp, poled pellet and caster, peg B17; Mick Timson (Dynamite Baits) 66-14-0; Lee Westwood (Lichfield) 34-10-0; Wendell Ward (Best Baits) 32-0-0; Phil Hull (Lanes Bait and Tackle) 24-8-0; Paul Cooke (Lutterworth) 23-2-0. Thurs. Phase Two, Reptile and Paddock Pools, 17. John Adamson (Nisa Feeders) 58-12-0, fifteen carp and one bream, mainly on poled pellet, Reptile 17; Lee Westwood (Lichfield) 28-14-0; Gary Coton (Sutton Coldfield) 23-10-0; Ian Jones (Attleborough Angling) 11-0-0; David Kent (Long Eaton Victoria Angling Society) 6-8-0.

Garbolino RAF East Midlands League, Moon Lakes, Tattershall, Lincolnshire, Tues. Silver Fish Only, 16. Danny Hurst (Garbolino RAF/Coningsby) 32-12-0, skimmers, poled pellet, peg 25; Steve Reid (Garbolino RAF/Waddington) 24-3-0; Graham Welton (Garbolino RAF/Waddington) 22-14-0; Baz Bright (Garbolino RAF/Waddington) 16-12-0; Stabs Taylor (RAF Conningsby) 11-15-0; Dan Smith (RAF Conningsby) 4-2-0.

GTi Foston, Match Lakes, Lincolnshire, Wed. 9. Paul Arndt (Grantham) 32-8-0, eight carp and two F1s, poled bread punch, Ash 17; Neil Fisher (Dynamite Matchmen Supplies) 32-0-0; Steve Pretty (Miracle Baits) 30-8-0; Terry Marshall (Victoria Tackle) 29-4-0; Alan Quick (Mansfield AA) 26-0-0; Graham Eden (Mansfield) 21-0-0. Sat. 8. Terry Marshall (Victoria Tackle) 11-0-0, five skimmers, poled pellet, Hawthorn 23; Ian Palfreeman (Phil’s Bait and Tackle) 3-9-0; Steve Pretty (Miracle Baits) 1-4-0.

Stoppo’s Lake, Lullington, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, Sat. 10. Paul Croombe (Stoppo’s Lake) 38-0-0, carp, straight legered maggot and sweetcorn.

Townsend Lakes, Upwell, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, Sun. Kestrel Pool, 10. Steve Sharp (Townsend Lakes) 90-1-0, carp, poled pellet; Steven Hillman (Townsend Lakes) 85-10-0; Ricky Young (Browning Hot Rods) 77-1-0.

Westwood Lakes, Wyberton, Boston, Lincolnshire, Tues. Skylark Lake, 22. Paul Ogelsbee (Westwood Lakes) 63-2-0, carp, poled 6 mm expander pellets, peg 26; Mick Brumpton (Westwood Lakes) 49-0-0; Chris White (Whisby) 45-14-0; Steve Lane (Westwood Lakes/Marukyu) 43-2-0. Thurs. Over 50s, Skylark Lake, 25. Paul Ablitt (Stickleback AC) 31-4-0, carp, poled sweetcorn, peg 29; Dave Robinson (Lincoln Whisby) 25-2-0; Dave Parlett (Tydd Gote AC) 23-8-0; Barry Taylor (Westwood Lakes) 19-14-0; George Bates (Westwood Lakes) 19-8-0. Sun. Batemans Winter League, Skylark Lake, 12. Martin Kirk (Mill View Fishing Tackle) 40-0-0, carp, pellet cone and sweetcorn, peg 27; Warren Martin (Matrix) 12-8-0; Mark Greenway (Westwood Lakes) 11-14-0.

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