Top pellet fishing tips – revealing interview with Parkdean Masters winner Harry Billing, and perhaps the biggest match maggot bill ever – all in THIS week’s Angler’s Mail!


North East Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for October 20/21, 2012.


*Angling Trust Eastern Region Winter League, Round Three. Stainforth and Keadby Canal, Thorne, Wykewell to Fence End. Sun. 56. Sean Wright (Daiwa Dons) 18-8-0, roach on 6 m and 13 m pole and bloodworm, peg 186; Steve Barraclough (Ultimate Barnsley) 16-5-0; Dave Brookes Jnr (Ultimate Barnsley) 16-1-0; Mark Bawden (Daiwa Dons) 15-1-0; Tony Hopkins (Garbolino Ossett) 14-0-0; Trevor Banks (Mosella Selby) 13-15-0. Teams: Ultimate Barnsley 22; Sensas North 23; Daiwa Dons 24; Garbolino Ossett 24; Mosella Selby 39; Sensas Walton 46; Tri-Cast Calder 46. League: Ultimate Barnsley 3; Garbolino Ossett 8; Mosella Selby and Sensas North both 12; Daiwa Dons 15.


*North East Winter League, Woodlands, Thirsk. Sun. 70. John Maddison (Browning Quaker) 107-12-0, carp to 12 lb on waggler and pellet, Partridge 21; Jimmy Messor (Washington) 107-9-0; Steve Bell (Darlington Angling Centre) 93-4-0; Andy Nelson (Browning Quaker) 88-3-0; Andy Dargue (Browning Quaker) 69-12-0. Teams: Browning Quaker 61; Maver Newman Scotts 42; Daiwa Cleveland Angling Centre 41. League: Browning Quaker 2; Maver Newman Scotts 4; Daiwa Cleveland Angling Centre 6.


*Pennine Winter League, Calder and Hebble Canal, Brighouse. Sun. 50. George Colbran (Trabucco Halifax) 5-10-0, a bream with roach and perch on pole and caster, Kosset’s; Chris Roberts (Trabucco Halifax) 4-7-0; Steve Ashworth (Maver NW) 3-11-0; Tim Worsnop (Trabucco Halifax) 3-10-0; Steve Harrison (Tri-Cast Calder) 3-9-8. Teams: Maver NW Red 35; Slaithwaite 32; Trabucco Halifax Blue 31. Final league: Maver NW Red 161; Maver NW Black 149; Trabucco Halifax Blue 144.


*Yorkshire Winter League, River Aire, Beal. Sun. 80. Dave Pollitt (Tackle 2U) 15-15-0, roach on pole and maggot at Beal; Denis White (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 15-6-0; Steve Raper (Mirfield) 14-0-0; Mick Wood (The Glen) 13-0-0; Ricky Gaunt (Leeds Angling Centre) 12-2-0; Kevin Hartley (Tackle 2U) 12-0-0. Teams: Tackle 2U 47; Anglers World Holidays 44; Aireborough 41.




Bank End, Finningley, Doncaster. Sun. 25. Dean Foster (Kerfoots Tackle) 136-3-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 21; Reg Fearn (Daiwa Dons) 116-1-0; Steve Curtis (Bank End) 83-1-0; Len Squire (R&R Sports) 76-3-0; Keith Vardy (Bank End) 73-8-0; John Lindsay (Bank End) 66-14-0.


Blue Swan Printers, Beverley Canal. Sun. 19. Dave Brooks Snr (Hull) 3 kg 800 gr, roach on 8 m pole and punch, peg 50; Sean Lesko (Beverley) and Steve Williamson (Hull) both 1.940.


Calder Anglers, Viking Fishery, Pollington, East Yorkshire. Tues. 23. Geoff Lindsay (Lowhills) 31-2-0, carp and ide on 13 m pole and worm, peg 25; John Holdsworth (Maver NW) 30-9-0; Franek Staniuszko (Garbolino Elton) 24-2-0.


Daiwa Hallcroft, Retford. Mon. Veterans, Bridge. 20. Paul Schoof (Hallcroft) 108-12-0, carp to 9 lb on 13 m pole and pellet, peg 22 Island; Roger Holmes (Notts AA) 91-1-0; Lee Hewison (Newcastle Arms) 87-0-0; Steve Richards (Peg One) 84-12-0; Ian Donaldson (Hallcroft) 71-12-0. Thurs. Veterans, Moat. 38. Dave Speight (Sheffield) 60-5-0, carp to 8 lb and a few skimmers, pole with meat and pellet, peg 25 Island; Brian Sullivan (Maltby) 45-14-0; Roger Holmes (Notts AA) 37-12-0; Arnie Payling (Peg One) 31-10-0; Andy Sellars (Bankside Tackle) 30-12-0. Fri. Moat Outer. 11. Jamie Masson (Maver/Marukyu) 79-12-0, 14 carp on groundbait feeder with corn, peg 19; Brian Sullivan (Maltby) 67-12-0; Rich Teigh (Handsworth) 56-14-0; Nigel Wood (Hallcroft) 44-14-0. Sat. Moat. 20. Nigel Wood (Hallcroft) 97-4-0, 18 carp to 8 lb on 6 m pole and maggot over groundbait, peg 15 Outer; Andy Sellars (Bankside Tackle) 87-10-0; Gary Mumby (Retford Service Centre) 74-8-0; A. Scott (Hallcroft) 74-2-0; Pete Bagshaw (Barnsley) 71-2-0. Sun. Moat. 35. Dave Boswell (Tuxford) 90-2-0, 14 carp to 8 lb on 8 m pole and meat, peg 23 Island; Wayne Lomas (MAP Leegem) 85-2-0; Mick Brownell (Mosborough Tackle) 71-4-0; Andy Oldham (Maltby) 70-14-0; Steve Twigg (MAP Leegem) 68-15-0.


Dynamite Baits Scunthorpe & DAA Thursday League, Tidal River Trent, South Clifton, Lincolnshire. Thurs. Match 18. 16. Roly Moses (Brigg AC) 7-14-0, chub on stick float and maggot, one skimmer on feeder and maggot, peg 32; Dave Ashmore (Grimsby) 7-11-0; Colin Williams (Brigg AC) 7-2-0; Bob Pearson (Brigg AC) 6-0-0; Nigel Broadley (Brigg AC) 3-14-0; Steve Mansfield (Retford) 3-7-0.


Elsecar Reservoir, Barnsley. Thurs. 10. Steve Whitfield (Steel City) 16-2-0, roach and skimmers on pole and waggler with maggot; Ray Reah (Wakefield) 10-6-0; John Aston (Elsecar) 8-14-0; Brian Barnes (Elsecar) 7-12-0.


Ferryboat Farm, Doncaster. Thurs. 15. Phil Stevenson (Daiwa Dons) 19-14-0, mixed bag on pole and caster, peg 46; J. Britton (Ferryboat Farm) 19-4-0; Steve Foster (Ferryboat Farm) 17-4-0. Sun. 14. Jason Green (Ferryboat Farm) 29-0-0, carp and skimmers on feeder and pole, peg 36; Paul Hunton (Rotherham) 21-0-0; Les Billups (Ferryboat Farm) 20-0-0.


Garbolino Lindholme, Doncaster. Sat. Bonsai. 43. Matt Pillay (Maver) 98-7-0, carp on 13 m pole and pellet, peg 27; Mark Critchley (Grimsby) 94-11-0; Gary Chapman (Grimsby) 94-13-0; Steve Rothery (Garbolino Lindholme) 89-14-0. Sun. Laurels and Oasis. 42. Nick Speed (Shimano) 103-13-0, carp on pole and meat, Laurels 17; Sean Cammeron (Marukyu Lindholme) 98-5-0; Neil Fisher (Dynamite Baits) 96-4-0; Josh Brown (Blankers) 92-14-0; John Allerton (Tri-Cast) 86-1-0; John Kenning (Goole) 79-15-0.


Kiveton Hall, Sheffield. Sun. 22. Mick Todd (Kiveton) 83-2-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 34; John Forster (Kiveton) 47-6-0; Ray Harris (Kiveton) 28-14-0; Paul Burt (Kiveton) 28-4-0; Graham Moffat (Kiveton) 26-2-0; Steve Gill (Kiveton) 26-0-0.


Langwith Lakes, York. Sun. Bethany’s, Anya’s and Emma’s. 30. Mick Sykes (Langwith) 116-7-0, carp to 3 lb on 13 m pole and pellet, Emma’s 6; Gary Thornton (Langwith) 100-6-0; Harry Bignall (Hull) 91-14-0; Tim Bell (York Tackle) 87-4-0.


Mouncey League, River Ancholme, Cake Mills. Sat. 35. Les Waldron (Grimsby) 10-13-0, hybrids and perch on 11 m pole, worm and maggot, peg 32; Dave Brooks Jnr (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 10-12-8; Lee Harrison (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 10-3-0; Steve Williamson (Hull) 10-1-0.


Oaks, Thirsk. Tues. Maple. 16. Richy Newton (Daiwa Cleveland Angling Centre) 55-15-0, carp to 5 lb on pellet and corn, peg 23; Pete Whale (Oaks) 50-2-0; Steve Johnson (Oaks) 37-6-0. Wed. Ash, Beech and Sycamore. 12. Richy Newton (Daiwa Cleveland Angling Centre) 120-2-0, carp to 2 lb on 14 m pole and pellet, Sycamore 18; Pete Whale (Oaks) 109-14-0; Mark Crawford (Oaks) 88-14-0. Thurs. Cedar. 17. Rob Minikin (Sonubaits) 86-9-0, carp to 10 lb on pellet, peg 41; Pete Whale (Oaks) 71-4-0; Mark Calvert (Garbolino Elton) 69-8-0. Sat. Cedar. 39. Dean Smith (Matrix Bait-Tech) 71-14-0, carp to 4 lb on pellet, peg 26; Dennis Geldart (Oaks) 70-7-0; Chris Hall (Oaks) 67-14-0. Sun. Ash, Beech and Sycamore. 22. James Dent (MAP Marukyu) 139-10-0, carp to 2 lb on 14 m pole and pellet, Sycamore 5; Chris Hall (Oaks) 132-15-0; Dean Smith (Matrix Bait-Tech) 97-6-0.


Ripon Pisc, River Ure, Ripon. Sun. 31. Paul Bendilow (Woodlands Tackle) 59-8-0, 17 chub on waggler and maggot, peg 2 at Badger Banks; Nathan Proctor (Ripon) 39-4-0; Kev Wright (KL Tackle) 13-12-0; Keith Lamb (Ripon) and Kev Weighell (Northallerton) both 9-8-0.


Rotherham UAF, Autumn League, Round Three. River Don, Sprotborough. Sun. 29. Joe Murray (Maltby) 17-10-0, roach and skimmers on stick float and maggot, peg 30; Pete Wright (Doncaster) 14-5-0; Steve Whitfield (Steel City) 11-10-0; Brian Haigh (Tippers) 11-1-0; Paul Goulding (Worksop) 10-12-0; Steve Corbett (Rotherham) 10-8-0.


Thornhill AC, Calder and Hebble Canal, Dewsbury. Sat. 14. Simon Wain (Trabucco Halifax) 5-15-0, a chub with roach on 14 m and 6 m pole, worm and pinkie, peg 84; Stuart Campbell (Trabucco Halifax) 5-12-0; John Sedgewick (Tri-Cast Calder) 5-5-0.


Viking Fishery, Pollington, East Yorkshire. Sat. Deer Pond. 20. Garth Sykes (Viking) 69-7-0, carp on pole with pellet, peg 14; Phil Jennings (Hull) 58-2-0; Steve Bean (Knottingley) 48-10-0; Roger Summerscales (Ossett) 39-15-0; Rob Padgett (Selby) 34-10-0.


Woodhouse Grange, Doncaster. Wed. Heron. 11. Stef Huntington (Goole) 48-6-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 50; Tony Clegg (Woodhouse Grange) 36-14-0; Graham Martin (Sheffield) 27-6-0. Thurs. Kingfisher. 15. Derek Ford (Woodhouse Grange) 60-0-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 21; Andy Bailey (Daiwa Dons) 55-8-0; G. Sanders (Woodhouse Grange) 39-12-0. Sat. Heron. 19. Ryan Bennett (Woodhouse Grange) 59-14-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 29; Graham Martin (Sheffield) 59-4-0; Steve Clegg (Woodhouse Grange) 53-14-0.




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