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East Midlands Angler’s Mail Matches for March 30/April 1 2013
Cobbleacre Lakes, near Norwich. Thurs. 15. Fred Anderson Birthday Match. Steve Miller (Norwich) 18-14-0; Jim Randell (Sensas) 8-8-0; Dennis Goodwin (North Walsham) 8-1-0. Sat. 18. Steve Rouse (Martham) 44-12-0, carp on cat meat; Syd Huggins (Sensas) 28-12-0; Jim Randell (Sensas) 20-10-0.
Cross Drove, near Mildenhall. Wed. 14. Jim Barrowman (P W Angling) 75-4-0, F1s, brown goldfish, pole, pellet, bread, peg 32; Rodney Finch (Deben) 43-0-0; Alan Tuck (Van den Eynde Angling Direct) 24-0-0; Mark Pollard (Shimano Stanjays) 17-8-0; Tony Howard (Cross Drove) and John Millard (Newmarket) both 14-0-0. Sat. 24. Mark Pollard (Shimano Stanjays) 85-14-0, carp, F1s, pole, bread, peg 6; John Cartwright (Benwick Sports) 69-8-0; Steve Cowley (Cross Drove) 56-9-0; Stuart Milne (Bagin up Tackle) 53-12-0; Alan Tuck (Van den Eynde Angling Direct) 43-4-0; Vinnie Easy (Stanjays) 32-10-0. Sun. 20. Jim Barrowman (P W Angling) 86-9-0, all carp, pole, bread, peg 33; Simon
Wheeler (Daiwa Dynamite) 46-3-0; Paul Hendy (Browning Hot Rods) 44-0-0; James Heaps (Popletts) 31-0-0 and Jamie Thomson (Cross Drove) 31-0-0; Ben
Smith (Stalham) 25-0-0.
Decoy, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire, Tues. Beastie Lake, 15. Roy Wells (Decoy) 56-9-0, carp to 5 lb, straight legered meat; Tony Dawson (Bait Tech) 48-9-0; Mark Carter (Decoy) 43-13-0; Robin Harrison (Decoy) 34-9-0. Fri. Beastie Lake, 23. Andy Leathers (Browning Hot Rods) 74-14-0, carp to 8 lb, straight legered sweetcorn plus a few on waggler, peg 17; Richard Varney (Decoy) 73-13-0; Tim Dabrowa (Newmarket) 45-14-0; Tom Wilson (Decoy) 42-8-0. Sat. Oak and Cedar Channels, 15. Nigel Baxter (Bag ‘em Baits) 66-11-0, carp to 5 lb, feeder fished maggot, peg 23; Danny Carlton (Decoy) 64-14-0; Jon Whincup (Bait Tech) 52-12-0; Shaun Coton (JV AC) 38-6-0. Sun. Beastie Lake, 23. Simon Dow (Decoy) 82-8-0, carp to 9 lb, straight legered meat, peg 24; Tom Cole (Decoy) 76-2-0; Rob Goodson (JV AC) 46-13-0; Roy Wells (Decoy) 44-7-0.
Dynamite Makins Nisa Opens, Wolvey, Warwickshire, Wed. Phase One, Lake Two, 16. John Adamson (Nisa Feeders) 60-10-0, four bream and five carp, poled pellet, peg B11; John Ricketts (Swann Baits/Mosella) 31-8-0; Phil Hull (Lanes Bait & Tackle) 26-8-0; Gary Coton (Sutton Coldfield) 18-10-0; Shane Desmond (Dynamite Matchmen Supplies) 15-14-0. Thurs. Phase Two, Derwent Pool, 18. David Kent (Long Eaton Victoria Angling Society) 30-2-0, seven carp and four bream, pole and maggot, peg 3; Andy Mundell (Stainforth) 27-8-0; Ian Morris (Rugby) 10-0-0; Danny Ross (Tackle Shack) 4-8-0; James Rock (Dynamite Makins) 4-0-0; Gary Coton (Sutton Coldfield) 2-10-0.
GTi Foston, Match Lakes, Lincolnshire, Wed. 7. Neil Fisher (Dynamite Baits) 50-0-0, fourteen carp to 10 lb, poled pellet, Chestnut 6; Terry Marshall (Victoria Tackle) 5-8-0; Colin Spencer (Lakeview Select) 0-8-0. Sat. 14. Lennie Burton (Mansfield) 34-2-0, six carp, one bream, one tench, poled sweetcorn, Hawthorn 23; Terry Marshall (Victoria Tackle) 29-12-0; Andy Birkin (Phil’s Bait and Tackle) 29-0-0; John Belcher (RAF) 22-0-0; Graham Eden (Mansfield) 10-4-0; Derek Hicklin (Mill Tackle) 9-0-0.
Graham’s Pond, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, Sat. 10. Nick Ohlemann (Graham’s Pond) 21-12-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet and maggot, peg 4; Ben Townsend (Graham’s Pond) 5-8-0.
Market Rasen Angling Association, Hackett Lakes, Holme Pierrepont, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, Fri. 12. Gary Smith (Nottingham) 7-1-0, skimmers, feeder fished maggot and worm, peg 11; Bob Bent (EME AA) 3-8-0; Brian Sheridan (EME AA) 3-6-0; Bud Chambers (Market Rasen AA) 3-1-0; Mark Critcher (Market Rasen AA) 2-9-0; Stuart Cash (Market Raisen AA) 1-1-0.
Park Hall Fishery, Mansfield Woodhouse, Nottinghamshire, Sun. 11. Roy Gregory (Mansfield Woodhouse) 54-0-0, fourteen carp, straight legered meat, peg 55; Graham Eden (Mansfield) 35-0-0; Lee Nussey (Mansfield Woodhouse) 30-0-0; Eddie Musgrove (Mansfield Woodhouse) 26-0-0; Andy Birkin (Phil’s Bait and Tackle) 21-6-0; Lennie Burton (Mansfield) 16-0-0.
Railway Lake, near Norwich. Sat. 12. Ian Bailey (Dukes) 52-12-0, F1s pole, pellet, peg 40; Kevin Ford (Barford Tackle) 48-2-0; Dave Jarvis (Angling
Direct) 46-6-0; Paul Ashford (Barford Tackle) 31-2-0.
Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire, Wed. Fun League, Holmedale Lake, 17. Carl Brown (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 50-7-0, thirty carp, roach and skimmers, poled sweetcorn and pellet over micro pellet feed, peg 45; Andy Lakey (Worksop Angling) 31-5-0; Mick Langton (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 20-15-0; Geoff Mawby (Gateford Angling Supplies) 19-10-0; Pete Ellis (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 19-3-0; Pete Hodgetts (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 18-7-0. Tues. Sherwood Lake, 12. Martin Thackeray (Woodhouse Angling) 22-1-0, skimmers to 2 lb, poled pellet, peg 24; Dave Round (Woodhouse Angling) 15-15-0; John Urruty (Radcliffe on Trent AC) 11-11-0; John Wooff (Sherwood Forest Fishery) and Geoff Hiley (Woodhouse Angling) both 9-3-0. Wed. Cavendish and Sherwood Lakes Winter League, Final Round, 20. Ivor Birkin (Rivendell AC) 19-0-0, perch, roach, ide and bream, poled maggot, peg 13 Sherwood Lake; Dave Whitworth (Rivendell AC) 9-2-0; Paul Hole (Glapwell AC) 6-9-0; John Slinn (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 6-5-0; Ian Boyd (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 5-7-0. Final League: Ian Boyd (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 6; John Slinn (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 7; Ivor Birkin (Rivendell AC) 7; Dave Whitworth (Rivendell AC) 8.
Townsend Lakes, Upwell, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire. Sun. Woodpecker Lake, 12. Colin Begbie (Townsend Lakes) 63-6-0, small tench and skimmers with three carp to 5 lb, poled pellet, peg 14; Ricky Young (Browning Hot Rods) 46-5-0; Steve Sharp (Townsend Lakes) 26-13-0. Mon. Cuckoo Canal, 10. Ashley Kinsey (Townsend Lakes) carp, poled pellet, peg 37; Colin Begbie (Townsend Lakes) 19-8-0; Paul Pleasant (Townsend Lakes) 19-0-0.
Westwood Lakes, Wyberton, near Boston, Lincolnshire, Thurs. Over-50s, Skylark Lake, 18. Barry Hankins (Ropsley AC) 37-12-0, carp and F1s, poled pellet and sweetcorn, peg 29; Janausz Mkauski (Westwood Lakes) 12-0-0; Spike Milligan (Garbolino) 11-8-0; Barry Taylor (Westwood Lakes) 11-0-0. Sun. Bait TYech Teams of Three, Skylark and Hawk Lakes, 36. Adam Playford (Westwood All Stars0 71-14-0, carp and F1s, poled pellet and sweetcorn, peg 28 Skylark; Jimmy Brooks (Daiwa/Westwood Lakes) 49-12-0; Rick Tweddell (Maver Bait Tech) 39-14-0; Dan Abbott (Westwood Youth) 29-0-0; Luke Morley (Stampy’s Three 27-14-0. Teams: Westwood All Stars 1; Westwood Youth and Stampy’s All Stars both 2.
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