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East Midlands Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for September 22/23 2012.

* Cross Drove, near Mildenhall, Day 1 of two day final. Sat. 62. Steve Clarke (Maver Image Van den Eynde) 66-15-0, F1s and carp, brown goldfish, 11m pole, Catmeat and corn, peg 5; Mark Pollard (Shimano Stanjay Sport) 63-8-0; Ian Shipp (Cross

Drove) 54-3-0; Vince Cross (Nash Baits F1 Frenzy) 48-15-0; Chris Vandervielt (Bowlers Bait Tech) 41-5-0; Rob Anstee (Cross Drove) 40-10-0. Day 2 of two day final. Sun. 62. Rob Heath (Chestnut Pool) 69-0-0, carp to 11 lb, F1s to 5 lb, 14m pole pellet and meat, peg 29; Andy Leathers (Browning Hot Rods) 63-12-0; Richard Bond (Bury St. Edmunds) 62-14-0; Tom Cole (Ouse Valley Angling) 58-2-0; Mark Pollard (Shimano Stanjay Tackle) 55-4-0; Stuart Milne (Bag Up Tackle) 52-10-0. Overall: Mark Pollard (Shimano Stanjay

Tackle) 118-12-0 (£1,000) ; Steve Clarke (Maver Image Van den Eynde) 106-14-0 (£500) ; Rob Heath (Chestnut Pool) 97-12-0 (£400) ; Andy Leathers (Browning Hot Rods) 90-10-0.


* Ivan Marks Memorial, River Welland, Crowland Bridge, Cambridgeshire, Sun. 77. Bob Walker (Sheffield) 9-10-0, perch, poled chopped worm, peg 41; David Stratford-Way (Cambridgeshire) 7-0-0; Terry Jackson (Climax Wold View) 3-10-0; Richie Reynolds (Shakespeare Superteam) 3-1-0; Chris Buckingham (Nottingham) 2-11-0; Mick Cobb (Derby) 2-9-0.



Other match fishing results

Aldercar Lane Fishery, Langley Mill, Nottinghamshire, Thurs. Veterans, Railway Lake, 15. Andy Mason (Aldercar Lane Fishery) 49-14-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet and sweetcorn, peg 33; Dick Stevenson (Mill Tackle) 40-0-0; Dave Perry (Stanton) 34-6-0; Tony Bevan (Stanton) 23-0-0; Ben Bates (Aldercar Lane Fishery) 17-12-0; Eric Nelson (Aldercar Lane Fishery) 15-13-0. Sat. Acorn Lake, 13. Paul Stone (Aldercar Lane Fishery) 82-10-0, carp and silvers, poled worm and sweetcorn, peg 39; Mick Brentnall (Bluebell) 52-1-0; Richard Stacey (Bluebell) 38-2-0; James Stevenson (Bait-tech) 37-14-0; Russ Dowding (Mill Tackle) 34-6-0; Ian Robinson (Sensas/Nathan’s) 27-15-0. Tues. Railway Lake, 10. Tony Bevan (Stanton) 87-12-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet and sweetcorn, peg 1; Eric Nelson (Aldercar Lane Fishery) 47-4-0; Dick Stevenson (Mill Tackle) 21-8-0; Dave Perry (Stanton) 21-8-0; Ben Bates (Aldercar Lane Fishery) 12-4-0; Tony Dennis (Aldercar Lane Fishery) 12-1-0. Thurs. Veterans, Acorn Lake, 19. C. Ball (Aldercar Lane Fishery) 36-5-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet and maggot, peg 2; Eric Nelson (Aldercar Lane Fishery) 29-6-0; Tony Bevan (Stanton) 29-2-0; Robin Allen (Aldercar Lane Fishery) 25-8-0; Dave Perry (Stanton) 22-8-0; John Tingle (Aldercar Lane Fishery) 21-2-0. Sat. Railway Lake, 14. James Stevenson (Bait-tech) 56-0-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet and sweetcorn, peg 14; Ian Robinson (Sensas/Nathan’s) 42-4-0; Matt Hall (Sensas) 41-15-0; Russ Dowding (Mill Tackle) 36-13-0; Andy Mason (Aldercar Lane Fishery) 35-4-0; Ben Bates (Aldercar Lane Fishery) 19-9-0.


Burton Three Day Festival, River Trent, Burton, Staffordshire and Shardlow, Derbyshire, Tues, Wed and Thurs, 66 each day. Day One: Wayne Swinscoe (Maver Bait-tech 16-12-0, roach to stick and tares; Reg Whiston (Ferry Bridge) 14-8-0; Alistair Ogilvie (Maver Bait-tech) 14-4-0; Mark Hawksworth; (Chesterfield) ; Sam Merry (Bait-tech) 12-4-0. Day Two: Terry Moroz (Chesterfield Police) 23-11-0, roach to waggler and maggot; Matt McGinnis (DH Angling) 22-6-0; Paul Pettenor (Dynamite Mayfair) 20-4-0; Dave Shakespeare (Coors AC) 10-1-0; Wayne Swinscoe (Maver Bait-tech) 10-0-0. Day Three: Sam Merry (Bait-tech) 13-12-0; roach, stick float and maggot; Colin Williams (Coors AC) 13-6-0; Dennis Armstrong (Matchman Supplies) 12-5-0; Dave Jones (Matchman Supplies) 10-4-0; Ian Winters (DH Angling) 10-2-0. Overall: Peter Salt (Dynamite Mayfair) 5; Wayne Swinscoe (Maver Bait-tech) 6; Colin Williams (Coors AC) 8; Tony Marshall (Shakespeare) 9; Reg Whiston (Ferry Bridge) 10; Brian Rigby (DH Angling) 10.


Cross Drove, near Mildenhall. Wed. 28. Rob Anstee (Cross Drove) 79-6-0, carp to 9 lb, skimmers to 3 lb, 13m pole, pellet and corn, peg 32; Simon Wheeler (Daiwa Dynamite) 61-0-0; Steve Jackson (Head Fen) 57-8-0; Richard Bond (Bury St. Edmunds) 53-8-0; Richard Martin (Daiwa Dorking) 47-5-0; Dave

Pearce (Wisbech) 45-11-0.



Decoy Lakes, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire, Triple A Festival, Sat, Sun, Mon, Beastie Lake, 28 each day. Sun: Steve Freeman (Team Marukyu) 197-14-0, carp to 6 lb, feeder fished sweetcorn or meat, peg 24; Martin Freemen (Team Marukyu) 143-1-0; Steve Proctor (Telford) 125-7-0. Tues. Steve Proctor (Telford) 137-1-0, barbel to 3 lb, poled meat and maggot, peg 26; Steve Freeman (Team Marukyu) 135-10-0; Martin Freeman (Team Marukyu) 116-10-0. Wed. Jon Whincup (Bait-tech) 137-5-0, F1s, poled pellet, peg 29; Steve Proctor (Telford) 114-6-0; John Smalley (Decoy) 100-11-0. Overall: Steve Proctor (Telford) 6; Jon Whincup (Bait-tech) 13; Martin Freeman (Team Marukyu) 16. Tues. Six Islands Pool, 14. Gus Gauston (Decoy) 138-4-0, carp to 6 lb, poled paste, peg 10; Rob Goodson (JV AC) 130-2-0; Andy Gauston (JV AC) 112-3-0. Sat. Beastie Lake, 22. Jon Whincup (Bait-tech) 127-4-0, F1s, poled pellet, peg 3; Rob Goodson (JV AC) 120-10-0; Nigel Baxter (Bag ‘em Baits) 95-7-0. Sun. Yew Channel, 14. Nigel Baxter (Bag ‘em Baits) 159-11-0, carp to 6 lb, poled paste and sweetcorn, peg 15; Bob Fayers (Decoy) 142-4-0; Jon Whincup (Bait-tech) 132-4-0. Tues. Beastie Lake, 13. Nigel Baxter (Bag ‘em Baits) 117-6-0, carp to 6 lb, poled pellet, peg 13; Rob Goodson (JV AC) 101-11-0; Andy Gauston (Decoy) 97-7-0. Sat. Beastie Lake, 21. Martin Freeman (Team Marukyu) 131-7-0, F1s, poled pellet, peg 29; Steve Freeman (Team Marukyu) 125-14-0; Rob Goodson (JV AC) 95-9-0; Nigel Baxter (Bag ‘em Baits) 84-13-0. Sun. Six Islands, 13. Simon Godfrey (Sensas Mark One) 112-15-0, carp to 6 lb, poled pellet, peg 24; Danny Carlton (Decoy) 107-14-0; Nigel Baxter (Bag ‘em Baits) 106-11-0.


Deeping St. James AC, Wade Cup, Four Islands Pool, Decoy Lakes, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire, Sun. 6. Ray Torrington (Deeping St. James AC) 74-3-0, carp, poled meat, peg 2; Andy B. Wilson (Deeping St. James AC) 57-8-0; Nigel Briggs (Deeping St. James AC) 55-7-0.


Garbolino RAF East Midlands League, Newark Dyke, Farndon, Nottinghamshire, Tues. 13. Baz Bright (Garbolino RAF/Waddington A) 6-10-0, small roach, pole/Bolo maggot or caster, peg 44; Al Dyer (Waddington A) 4-0-0; Craig Shaw (Garbolino RAF) 3-15-0; Mark Collinson (Garbolino RAF/Waddington A) 3-2-8; Lee Brackenbury (RAF Conningsby) 1-5-0; Craig Brown (RAF Waddington B) 1-4-0. Wed. Decoy Lakes, Whittlesey, Oak Lake, 18. Matt Snape (RAF Wittering) 115-10-0, carp to 6 lb and F1s, poled pellet, peg 12; Graham Welton (Garbolino RAF) 97-2-0; Ray Torrington (Deeping St. James AC) 94-3-0; Roy Whincup (Stanay Sports) 79-2-8; Ian Hutton (Decoy) 78-6-0; Jason Frost (Garbolino RAF/Marham) 76-13-8.


Graham’s Pond, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, Sat. 12. Jim Worlding (Grahams Pond) small fish, poled maggot, peg 8; Ian Thornton (Grahams Pond) 3-0-0; Tony Watling (Grahams Pond) 2-4-0. Sat. 12. John Hurley (Graham’s Pond) 9-8-0, mixed catch, poled maggot and pellet, peg 10; David Hope (Graham’s Pond) 7-10-0; Tracy Florentin (Graham’s Pond) 3-0-0.


GTi Foston, Match Lakes, Lincolnshire, Wed. 14. Chris Mawer (Nightingale AC) 99-8-0, carp to 8 lb, poled paste and pellet, Ash 7; Geoff Bennett (MAP Mansfield) 89-0-0; Graham Eden (Mansfield) 89-0-0; Paul Kimberley (Team Zimba) 70-8-0; Lennie Burton (Mansfield) 39-8-0; George Clark (Willow Lakes) 38-0-0. Sat. 20. Phil Morris jr (Notts AA) 84-12-0, carp to 12 lb, various Methods and baits, peg Hawthorn 23; Jeff Storer (Phil’s Bait and Tackkle) 84-8-0; Andy Birkin (Phil’s Bait and Tackle) 73-12-0; Graham Eden (Mansfield) 51-0-0; Ian Palfreeman (Phil’s Bait and Tackle) 50-12-0; Paul Kimberley (Team Zimba) 50-0-0.


Headfen, near Ely. Sun. 15. Alan Newton (Anglers Corner) 57-12-0, carp to 7 lb, Method feeder and meat, Trevs lake peg 36; Dave Cook (Anglers

Corner) 48-8-0; Pete Lambdin (Headfen) 46-6-0; Steve Hansted (Anglers Corner) 26-0-0.


Lakeview Fishery, Holwell, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, Sun, Canal, Stream and Harbour Pools, 29. Steve Draper (Lakeview Select) 90-0-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet, Canal 4; Roger Parnell (Lakeview Select) 78-14-0; Tom Neal (Rutlanders) 78-8-0; Richard Kinnersley (Leicester) 76-8-0; Bob Greenbury (Leicester Sensas) 72-13-0; Andy Searle (Middy) 70-14-0. Sat. Veterans, Harbour Pool, 10. Roger Holmes (Lakeview Select) 109-12-0, carp, poled pellet and sweetcorn, peg 5; Rob Taylor (Lakeview Select) 97-4-0; Chris Shore (Lakeview Select) 82-0-0; Pete Stubley (Lakeview Select) 40-1-0. Wed. Veterans, Serpent and Canal Pools, 10. Martin Quilter (Lakeview Select) 124-1-0, carp, poled sweetcorn and pellet, peg 2 Serpent; Steve Nattrass (Lakeview Select) 99-4-0; Keith Daws (Lakeview Select) 87-0-0; Ian Foulds (Lakeview Select) 71-10-0; Roger Holmes (Lakeview Select) 60-8-0; Bill Arme (Lakeview Select) 53-0-0.


Leicester Sensas Challenge, Final round, River Soar, Sutton and the Grand Union Canal, Loughborough, Leicestershire, 40. River: Mark Godfrey (Leicester Sensas A) 22-14-0, skimmers, roach and perch, poled red maggot; Rob Parker (Leicester Sensas B) 11-15-0; Roger Marlow (Leicester Sensas C) 8-5-0. Canal: Pate Scott (Leicester Sensas C) 9-2-0, roach, poled caster; Asa Cooper (Matlock) 7-10-0; Barry Jones (Leicester Sensas B) 7-4-0. Teams: Leicester Sensas B 47; Leicester Sensas C 52; Loughborough Maver Soar 61; Wigston AS 62; Leicester Sensas A 64; Matrix Dynamite Trentmen 6. Final League: Leicester Sensas C 128; Leicester Sensas A 149; Leicester Sensas B 167; Matrix Dynamite Trentmen 189; Wigston AS 198; Loughborough Maver Soar 204.


Nisa Feeders King of the Yare, River Yare Beauchamp Arms. Sat. 28. Mark Pollard (Daiwa Angling Direct) 24-5-0, roach, 12m pole groundbait and caster, peg 47, roach bay; Andrew Moss (Browning Hot

Rods) 17-5-0; Nick Larkin (Nisa Waveney) 16-15-0; John Platten (Nisa Waveney) 16-10-0; Mick Mirgaux (Deben) 16-8-0; Tony Gibbons (Norwich and

District AA) 15-8-0. Final: Mark Pollard (Daiwa Angling

Direct) 246-3-0; Wayne Anderson (Daiwa Angling Direct) 238-5-0; Paul Abbot (Deben) 186-5-0; Nick Larkin (Nisa Waveney) 175-15-0; Paul Hudson (Deben) 175-8-0; Kevin Payntor (P W Angling) 166-11-0.


Norwich and District Teams of Four, River Thurne. Sun. 40. Glen Hubbard (Angling Direct) 26-14-0, skimmers, flat float, long pole, worm and caster; Mick Brown (Wymondham) 18-10-0; Nick Larkin (Nisa

Feeders) 12-4-0; Colin Sadler (Nordic Dukes) 11-15-0; David Gooch (Norwich and District) 11-6-0; Tony Gibbons (Norwich and District) 10-4-0. Teams: Angling Direct 43-15-0; Nisa Feeders 37-3-0; Norwich and District 26-10-0.


Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire, Wed. Fun League, Holmedale Lake, 24. Ben Holmes (Dynamite Matrix Trentmen) 196-15-0, fifty carp to 7 lb, poled meat; Pete Hodgetts (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 160-8-0; Martin Brown (Eastwood Angling) 106-8-0; Mick Langton (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 106-1-0; Lee Plackett (Baggin’ Floats) 105-7-0; Pete Ellis (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 96-12-0. Tues. Sherwood Lake, 12. Dave Round (Woodhouse Angling) 80-8-0, twenty carp to poled worm and sweetcorn, peg 40; Martin Rouse (Manfield Busmen AC) 76-5-0; Mick Burrell (Gateford Angling Supplies) 56-4-0. Wed. Fun League, Holmedale Lake, 27. Pete Hodgetts (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 155-7-0, forty carp to 8 lb, poled meat, peg 42; Ben Holmes (Dynamite Matrix Trentmen) and Kevin Chaplin (Sherwood Forest Fishery) both 129-10-0; Andy Davids (Eastwood Angling) 120-14-0; Keith Gibson (Subfish Tackle) 112-0-0; Jason White (Subfish Tackle) 107-3-0.


Water Meadows Fishery, Chapel St. Leonards, near Skegness, Lincolnshire, Sat. Moat Lake, 30. Paul Cartledge (Rotherham) 123-7-0, carp to 8 lb, barbel to 5 lb, poled caster, peg 40; Darren Pimperton (Water Meadows Fishery) 70-3-0; Colin Spencer (Water Meadows Fishery) 65-14-0; Ashley Pimperton (Water Meadows Fishery) 56-9-0; Barry Cotton (Water Meadows Fishery) 53-2-0.


Westwood Lakes, Wyberton, near Boston, Lincolnshire, Tues. £1000 Qualifier, Skylark Lake, 24. Adam Playford (Anglers Corner) 69-4-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet and maggot, peg 18; Ron Roberts (Westwood Lakes) 49-0-0; Steve Parker (Westwood Lakes) 48-2-0; Alan Newton (Anglers Corner) 47-8-0; Brian Harding (Maver Bait Tech) 46-12-0. Thurs. Over 50s, Skylark Lake, 35. Paul Halibone (Army/Stickleback AC) 58-2-0, carp, F1s, ide and skimmers, poled worm and caster, peg 1; Brian Thompson (Westwood Lakes) 53-4-0; Paul Oglesbee (Westwood Lakes) 43-2-0; Paul Chifton (Westwood Lakes) 42-8-0. Sun. £100 Qualifier, Kestral Lake, 24. Gavin Butler (Maver Bait Tech) 55-0-0, ide and a few carp, poled worm and caster, peg 19; Steve Lane (Team Marukyu) 54-0-0; Rick Tweddell (Maver Bait Tech) 42-14-0; Gary Walton (Spilsby AC) 42-8-0; Jimmy Brooks (Anglers Corner) 38-14-0.



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