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


*Calder Championships, River Calder, Brighouse. Sun. 90. Steve Raper (Mirfield) 23-11-0, six chub on stick float and caster, Lillands Farm; Wayne Cowban (CH Electricals) 14-8-0; John Whittaker (Yarnbury) 13-0-0; Simon Foster (Bradford No1) 12-12-0; Keith Hobson (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 12-11-0; Norman Thewliss (Mirfield) 12-10-0.


*Happy League, River Don, Sprotborough. Sun. 88. Tony Hopkins (Garbolino Osset) 8 kg 800 gr, skimmers on 11 m pole and maggot over groundbait, peg 89; Mark Wainwright (Garbolino Osset) 7.140; Steve Williamson (Hull DAA) 5.940; Neil Gray (Normanton) 5.300; Chris Reilly (Garbolino Osset) 5.280; Joe Murray (Clay Lane) 5.040. Teams: Garbolino Osset 66; Hull DAA 65; Sensas Thorne 56. League: Garbolino Osset and Sensas North both 424; Hull DAA 398.


*Ripon Pisc, River Ure, Ripon. Sun. 60. Steve Newns (KL Tackle) 27-10-0, eight chub on waggler and maggot, peg 6; Steve Hoggins (Newcastle) 14-12-0; Kev Weighell (Northallerton) 9-8-0; Steve Aldridge (Aireborough) 9-6-0; Steve Beckwith (Leeds Angling Centre) 9-0-0; Tony Broder (Middlesborough) 8-0-0.



Bank End, Finningley, Doncaster. Sun. 32. Dean Foster (Kerfoots Tackle) 132-5-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 13; Steve Rylance (Bank End) 125-11-0; Dave Masterman (Bank End) 113-11-0; Steve Curtis (Bank End) 111-12-0; Dave Kettle (Bank End) 102-2-0; Matt Grove (Bank End) 101-9-0.


Barnburgh Lakes, Doncaster. Tue. Over 50s. 35. Paul Brunyee (Castleford) 70-0-0, F1s on Method feeder; Andy Shoepack (Barnburgh) 65-0-0; Les Peace (Barnburgh) 59-8-0. Wed. 18. Andy Stoner (Barnburgh) 85-0-0, F1s on pole and pellet shallow; Andy Shoepack (Barnburgh) 74-0-0; Les Peace (Barnburgh) 72-8-0. Thurs. Gary Jubb (Barnburgh) 87-0-0, barbel on pole and meat; Steve Manchester (Barnburgh) 58-0-0; Monkey Skunky (Barnburgh) 54-8-0. Sun. 20. Andy Stoner (Barnburgh) 54-0-0, barbel on pole and meat; James Jaron (Barnburgh) 49-0-0; Joe Simms (Barnburgh) and Paul Crookes (Hemsworth) both 47-0-0.


Daiwa Hallcroft, Retford. Mon. Veterans, Bridge Island and Croft. 21. Roger Holmes (Notts AA) 104-0-0, 55 lb of skimmers and 50 lb of carp to 8 lb, 8 m pole with pellet, peg 13 Bridge Island; Ian Temple (Retford) 83-14-0; Jack Hobson (Sheffield) 83-6-0; Pete Tatley (Mansfield) 82-12-0; Dave Farr (Hallcroft) 80-10-0. Tue. Moat Island. 20. Shaun Parker (Hull) 124-0-0, 20 carp to 6 lb on groundbait feeder with corn or pole and corn in margins, peg 43; Nigel Wood (Hallcroft) 104-2-0; Kyle Lockwood (Barnsley Juniors) 84-0-0; G. Westwater (MAP) 80-2-0; A. Lakey (Gateford) 76-12-0. Thurs. Veterans, Bridge and Croft. 34. Pete Tatley (Ollerton) 91-4-0, carp to 9 lb on pole short with meat and paste over pellet, peg 7 Bridge Island; Dave Downes (Killamarsh) 54-12-0; Arnie Payling (Peg One) 53-10-0; Paul Schoof (Hallcroft) 49-12-0; Dave Whiting (Buttonhole AC) 38-14-0. Fri. Moat. 27. Andy Oldham (Maltby) 118-7-0, 13 carp and a few skimmers on short pole and meat, peg 26 Island; Steve Clark (Mansfield) 107-0-0; Jamie Masson (Maver Marukyu) 106-10-0; J. Oldfield (Plough AC) 104-13-0; Steve Pimperton (Shawsheds) 104-2-0. Sat. Moat Island. 21. Jamie Masson (Maver Marukyu) 133-12-0, 16 carp to 9 lb on pole with meat short and pellet shallow at 13 m, peg 38; Steve Quibbell (Hallcroft) 81-2-0; Andy Oldham (Maltby) 72-9-0; Lee Hewison (Newcastle Arms) 63-14-0; Nigel Wood (Hallcroft) 58-12-0. Sun. Moat Outer and Canal. 40. Andy Lakey (Gateford) 127-12-0, carp to 2 lb on pole and pellet, peg 12 Canal; Steve Twigg (MAP Leegem) 116-12-0; Gordon Gibson (Worksop) 106-12-0; Stuart Gray (Worksop) 98-14-0; Geoff Hiley (Peg One) 98-4-0.


Dynamite Baits/Scunthorpe & DAA, Thursday League, Tidal River Trent, South Clifton, Lincolnshire. Thurs. Match 13. 16. Roly Moses (Brigg AC) 8-8-0, roach and dace, waggler and maggot, peg 33; Malc Firmstone (Garbolino Lincs County) 7-14-0; Steve Manifield (Retford) 6-1-0; Maurice Thacker (Whisby AS) 5-8-0; Dave Padley (Brigg AC) 5-4-0; Geoff Winterbottom (Brigg AC) 5-2-0. Thurs. Match 14. 19. Roly Moses (Brigg AC) 15-13-0, a 14 lb carp, perch and roach, feeder and worm, peg 39; Dave Ashmore (Grimsby) 9-6-0; Dean Smith (Spro/Lincoln) 4-14-0; Malc Firmstone (Garbolino Lincs County) 3-1-0; Dave Thornley (Matlock AC) 2-11-0; Ian Turner (Worksop AA) 2-5-0.


Elsecar Reservoir, Barnsley. Sun. 10. Lindsay Clarke (Barnsley) 13-4-0, four bream with skimmers on groundbait feeder and maggot; Dave Howitt (Elsecar) 12-11-0; Trev Renwick (Elsecar) 12-1-0; Dave Pearson (Steel City) 7-10-0.


Ferryboat Farm, Conisborough, Doncaster. Sun. 6. Steve Foster (Ferryboat Farm) 44-8-0, carp and skimmers on feeder; Steve Billups (Ferryboat Farm) 40-4-0; Ian Douglas (Ferryboat Farm) 31-6-0.


Garbolino Lindholme, Doncaster. Thurs. Willows. 19. Darren Taylor (Garbolino Lindholme) 139-15-0, carp to 3 lb on 12 m pole and pellet, peg 7; Jet Harris (Grimsby) 89-11-0; Dave Shires (Police) 87-4-0. Sat. Willows. 31. Lee Hall (Colmic Stainforth) 111-13-0, carp and barbel to 3 lb on 13 m pole down the edge, maggot and caster, peg 2; Andy Whitehouse (Scunthorpe Tackle) 89-6-0; Greg Norris (Bag‘em Baits) 74-13-0; Mick Cameron (Garbolino Lindholme) 72-4-0. Sun. Laurels. 23. Steve Cooke (Garbolino Lindholme) 102-2-0, small carp on maggot and pellet to aerator, peg 4; John Allerton (Tri-Cast) 100-2-0; Craig Thompson (Morley Match) 94-13-0; Steve Vaughan (Garbolino Lindholme) 88-5-0.


Kiveton Hall, Sheffield. Sun. Phil Murphy (Kiveton) 90-6-0, carp on pole and worm, peg 31A; Paul Massey (Kiveton) 73-14-0; Steve Robinson (Kiveton) 51-8-0; Steve Forster (Kiveton) 49-6-0; Roy Howes (Kiveton) 46-8-0.


Langwith Lakes, York. Sun. Anya’s and Emma’s. 22. Harry Bignall (Maver NW) 123-5-0, carp to 3 lb on 13 m pole and pellet, Anya’s 4; Shane Wagstaff (Sonubaits) 102-6-0; Andy Jackson (JT Rogers) 99-0-0; Adam Richards (Woodlands Tackle) 80-4-0.


Oaks, Thirsk. Tues. Maple. 10. Ian Bayley (Woodlands Tackle) 74-8-0, carp to 5 lb on 14 m pole and pellet, peg 16; Pete Whale (Woodlands Tackle) 67-2-0; Dave Wright (Harrogate Angling Centre) 58-12-0. Wed. Beech. 10. Ray Singh (Garbolino Elton) 93-12-0, carp to 4 lb on pellet, peg 6; Keith Fryatt (Oaks) 88-1-0; Chris Hall (Oaks) 88-0-0. Thurs. Cedar. 12. Rob Minikin (Sonubaits) 148-12-0, carp to 3 lb on 13 m pole and maggot, peg 42; Chris Hall (Oaks) 144-12-0; Pete Whale 95-8-0. Sat. Cedar. 29. Dean Smith (Matrix Bait-Tech) 89-9-0, carp to 4 lb on pellet, peg 26; Derek Brady (Scots R Us) 81-2-0; Chris Hall (Oaks) 73-5-0; Andy Dargue (Browning Quaker) 72-3-0. Sun. Ash, Beech and Sycamore. 35. Phil Sellars (Garbolino Elton) 98-11-0, carp to 2 lb on 13 m pole and paste, Ash 7; Pete Whale (Woodlands Tackle) 96-4-0; Keith Fryatt (Oaks) 80-6-0; John Maddison (Browning Quaker) 76-9-0.


Oaktree Leisure, York. Sun. Pond Four. 22. Alan Norfolk (Woodlands Tackle) 60-12-0, carp to 4 lb on 12 m pole and maggot, peg 12; Steve Law (Beechwood) 59-8-0; Tom Bainbridge (Acomb Tackle) 43-8-0.


Stainforth Angling Centre, Sykehouse Fisheries, Doncaster. Wed. 14. Mark Price (Stainforth Angling Centre) 88-6-0, carp on pellet waggler, peg 4; Dave Jones (Stainforth Angling Centre) 59-10-0; Mick Glaister (Thorne) 58-3-0. Sun. 22. Tony Reeves (Stainforth) 114-9-0, carp on bomb and popped-up bread, peg 19; Lee Saville (Garbolino Ossett) 79-12-0; Keith Dodds (Clay Lane) 79-2-0.


Thornaby AA, River Tees, Croft. Sun. 44. Rob Preston (Thornaby) 17-10-0, dace, grayling and roach on waggler and maggot, peg 81; Chris Hawkes (Thornaby) 10-4-0; Anth Smith (Thornaby) 10-0-0; Graham Ellison (Thornaby) 7-14-0.


Thornhill AC, Calder and Hebble Canal, Dewsbury. Mon. 19. Owen Jackson (Trabucco Halifax) 7-1-0, roach, perch and skimmers, worm and caster, peg 71; Ray Reah (Wakefield) 4-15-0; Mike Sharpe (Thornhill) 4-15-0.


Viking Fishery, Pollington, East Yorkshire. Sat. Hawk Pond. 25. Andy Stoner (Castleford) 29-0-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 4; Steve Fotheringham (Leeds) 28-9-0; G. Sykes (Knottingley) 26-0-0; N. Buck (Goole) 25-3-0; P. Morris (Brotherton) 24-9-0.


Woodhouse Grange, Doncaster. Wed. Heron. 8. Rui Lucas (Woodhouse Grange) 122-14-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 23; Ian Taylor (Cats & Dogs) 119-10-0; Keith Sanders (Woodhouse Grange) 73-0-0. Thurs. Kingfisher. Andy Spick (Woodhouse Grange) 196-4-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 21; Ian Taylor (Cats & Dogs) 134-8-0; Les Wright (Woodhouse Grange) and Bill Snow (Woodhouse Grange) both 64-0-0. Sat. Heron. 15. Steve Clegg (Woodhouse Grange) 82-12-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 25; John Dudley (Woodhouse Grange) 76-0-0; Danny Myers (Woodhouse Grange) 66-12-0. Sun. Heron. 16. Steve Clegg (Woodhouse Grange) 102-8-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 29; Sean O’Malley (Clay Lane) 72-0-0; Baz Walton (Thorne) 64-10-0.


Yarm AC, River Tees, Yarm. Sun. 33. Paul Stevenson (Yarm) 15-9-0, four bream with skimmers on feeder and worm, peg 193; Rob Stubbs (Darlington Angling Centre) 11-2-0; Ken Gollightly (Darlington Angling Centre) 9-13-0; Bob Walker (Darlington Angling Centre) 8-0-0.




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