London and South Angler’s Mail matches for April 23/25, 2011.

Advanced Pole Repairs, Home Farm Fishery, Westfield near Hastings, East Sussex. Sun. Silver fish-only. 13. Nick Hyde (Tonbridge Cardinals) 29-3-0, roach and rudd, pole and maggot; Dave Roberts (Advanced Pole Repairs) 27-0-0; Barry Chapman (Monk F1) 19-0-0; Dave Cosgrove (Moatrix Invicta) 18-12-0; Brian Nesbit (Advanced Pole Repairs) 17-1-0; Fred Brown (Monk F1) 16-4-0.

Alders Farm Fishery, Great Brickhill, Buckinghamshire. Sun. Silver Fish Lake. 21. John Price (Red Lion) 140-12-0, carp to 6 lb, poled meat, peg 31; Nick Darke (Marukyu) 112-14-0; Andy Grigorjevs (Alders Farm) 106-6-0; Mick Denton (Drennan Oxford GOT Baits) 101-9-0; Tony Winnock (Frames Tackle) 81-5-0; Phil Young (GOT Baits) 80-7-0.

Back Arun Fishery, Arundel, West Sussex. Carp Lake. Sun. 24. Paul Quinton (Back Arun) 75-4-0, all-carp, pole and meat, peg 6; Barry Hawkes (Sonubaits Passies) 63-12-0; Mick Chipperfield (Hansfords Tackle) 62-0-0; Mark Holland (Back Arun) 45-8-0; Mick Pranskuss (Back Arun) 42-4-0; Danny Wynne (Apollo) 36-12-0.

Bathampton AA Over 55s and Disabled, Bridge Pool, Hunstrete, Somerset. Thurs.  24. Geoff Stones (Bristol) 12-10-0, one carp of 11 lb 2 oz with a few bits, peg 21; Chris Rolfe (Yatton) 10-11-0; Mike Jones (Claverham) 10-10-0; Dave Gillard (Bath) 9-2-0; Bob Warren (Bristol) 6-8-0; John Smith (Bristol) 6-2-0. Silvers: Mike Jones (Claverham) 10-1-0. Disabled league: Terry Church (Bristol) 27 points; Ian Sheppard (Bristol) 21; Bob Tilley (Bristol) 15.

BK Fisheries, Hayle, Cornwall. Sun. Round Four, Spring League, Billy’s Pool. 19. Aaron Jenkin (BK Fisheries) 68-2-0, carp to 6 lb, pole, sweetcorn and paste, peg 31; Taff Boyle (BK Fisheries) 60-4-0; Lee Young (St. Austell) 55-14-0; Brendon Issac (BK Fisheries) 40-4-0; John Maundrill (BK Fisheries) 37-6-0; Jamie Corrigan jnr (BK Fisheries) 33-12-0.

Bury Hill Fisheries, Spring Silver Fish Festival, Dorking, Surrey. Tues. /Wed. 47. Day one: Steve O’Rourke (Nash Peg One) 145-7-0, bream, pole and pellets; Geoff Valence (Preston Innovations Delcac ) 81-2-0; Chris Nicholls (Garbolino Apollo) 73-9-0; Jason Weir (Guildford AC) 70-12-0; Tony Lock (Garbolino Apollo) 64-8-0; Lee Perry (Carshalton DAS) 52-8-0. Day two: Geoff Valence (Preston Innovations Delcac) 75-4-0, bream, feeder and pellets; Chris Nicholls (Garbolino Apollo) 61-0-0; Andy Turner (Carshalton DAS) 60-10-0; Billy McKinley (Bury Hill) 57-0-0; Tony Barthomlew (Anchor Croydon) 56-4-0; Steve Gardener (Milo) 54-10-0. Overall: Steve O’Rourke 174-3-0 (£350); Geoff Valence 156-6-0 (£230); Chris Nicholls 133-10-0 (£150); Billy McKinley 95-12-0 (£130); Lee Perry 95-9-0 (£100); Don Garnish 95-9-0.

Chard AC, Perry Street Pond, Somerset. Fri. 17. Steve Bush (Chard) 70-14-0, 18 carp on pole and pellet, peg 6; Paul Blake (Chard) 68-10-0; Scott Russell (Tackle UK) 62-13-0; Alan Gage (Chard) 45-10-0; Steve Bishop (Chard) 42-3-0; Mark Hollister (Chard) 41-13-0.

Colemans Cottage, near Witham, Essex. Fri. 25. David Sampford (Colemans Cottage) 188-0-0, Wood Lake peg 6; Gary Hopper (Colemans Cottage) 137-0-0; Mark Sampford (Colemans Cottage) 136-0-0; Rav Pisano (Galleywood Social) 134-0-0; Pete Steward (Browning Wickford) 119-0-0; John Bell (Basildon) 103-0-0.

Dynamite Baits Carp King Pairs, BK Fisheries, Hayle, Cornwall. Fri. (all night). Bill’s Pool. 14. Pairs: Mark Isaacs and Matt Whalley (BK Fisheries) 111-13-0; James Martin and Jim Laurie (BK Fisheries) 28-5-0; Max McSawicz and Steve McSawicz (BK Fisheries) 18-14-0; Steve Kemp and Alex Swanson (BK Fisheries) 17-8-0.

Farlows Lake, Iver, Buckinghamshire. Wed. 11. Gary Hymas (West Drayton) 49-1-0, bream, feeder and pellets; John Ritter (Harefield Tackle) 32-4-0; Roy Meddla (West Drayton) 22-1-0.

Gillingham AA, Lodden Lakes, Dorset. Sun. 19. Andy Power (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 58-0-0, seven carp with skimmers on Method feeder, peg 36; Jason Mills (Garbolino BVMG) 42-0-0; Adie West (Gillingham AA) 41-13-0; Mark Harper (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 32-6-0; Mark Brennan (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 30-4-0; Joe Searle (Gillingham AA) 28-0-0.

Gwinear, Newquay, Cornwall. Fri. Phases 1, 2 and 3. 15. Dave Cain (Woodland Tackle) 119-10-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 36; Chris Hancock (Gwinear) 110-8-0; Trev Conroy (Kernow MG) 105-14-0; Mark Chard (Star) 105-6-0; Curtis Strange (Gwinear) 102-4-0; Mick Doran 94-6-0. Sun. 13. Dave Cain (Woodland Tackle) 130-6-0, carp on pole with corn and pellet, peg 21; Tony Williams (Gwinear) 113-6-0; Mark Layzell (Gwinear) 112-8-0; John Dudley (Woodhouse Grange) 104-0-0; Chas Ward (Gwinear) 101-4-0; Roger Baker (Sensas Thyers) 92-6-0. Hol. Mon. Charity match. 17. Chris Morris (Tackle Barn) 118-4-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 25; Chris Hancock (Gwinear) 117-4-0; Andy Dare (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 112-14-0; Mark Chard (Star) 85-12-0; Chas Ward (Gwinear) 81-0-0; John Shirley (White Acres) 75-0-0. Match raised £642 for children’s charity.

Hook Hills AC, Milemead, Tavistock, West Devon. Sat. 10. Wayne Davis (Hook Hills AC) 77-12-0, carp on pole and pellet; Jim Morrison (Hook Hills AC) 75-9-0; Dave Haywood (Hook Hills AC) 67-2-0

Ivy House lakes, Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire. Tues. Over 55s and Disabled, Match Lake. 20. Dave Halliday (Ivy House Lakes) 33-8-0, carp on pole and paste, peg 14; Fred Parker (Ivy House Lakes) 33-0-0; Terry Strange (Ivy House Lakes) 24-14-0; Gary Dennis (Ivy House Lakes) 20-1-0. Fri. Andy Lord birthday match, Old Canal. 11. Dick Young (Ivy House Lakes) 25-10-0, carp on pole and pellet to far bank, peg 12; Joe Thompson (Ivy House Lakes) 15-14-0; Andy Lord (Ivy House Lakes) 12-2-0. Sat. Match Lake. 15. Paul Connor (Ivy House Lakes) 106-14-0, carp and silver fish on pole with pellet and corn shallow, peg 19; Chris Derrick (Stouts Hall AC) 56-12-0; Ian Millichip (Ivy House Lakes) 53-14-0; Simon Stacey (Ivy House Lakes) 52-12-0. Silvers: Gary Etheridge (Garbolino BVMG) 22-12-0. Sun. Winter League, Final Round, Match Lake. 16. Ryan Shipp (Westerleigh) 67-14-0, carp on pole and pellet in margins, peg 15; Gary Etheridge (Garbolino BVMG) 66-5-0; Vince Shipp (Westerleigh) 60-0-0; Chris Cotterell (Ivy House Lakes) 49-10-0. Silvers: Gary Etheridge (Garbolino BVMG) 53-5-0. Final league: Ryan Shipp 134 points; Mike Etheridge 126; Vince Shipp 125; Alan Mitchell 125. Hol. Mon. Match Lake. 25. Daniel Laing (Ivy House Lakes) 54-2-0, carp on 3 m pole and caster, peg 16; Martin Pettifer (Ivy House Lakes) 45-8-0; Shaun Townsend (Bathampton) 41-0-0; Mark Ponting (Ivy House Lakes) 40-6-0. Silvers: Gary Etheridge (Garbolino BVMG) 37-10-0.

Marsh Farm, Milford, Surrey. Wed. 30. Dave Lewis (Milo Bordon) 45-5-0, tench and skimmers, pole and worms; Steve Barnet (Milo Bordon) 43-7-0; Luke Sheriff (Guildford AC) 42-11-0; Steve Moore (Apollo) 32-0-0. Sun. 34. Ken Russell (Browning Crowsports) 26-5-0, pole and pellets, tench and crucians; Steve Moore (Apollo) 19-11-0; Phil Morris (Apollo) 18-0-0; Chris Love (Willow Park) 14-12-0. Hol. Mon. 27. Ian Dixon (Milo Bordon) 47-2-0, tench and skimmers, pole and pellets; Dave Johnston ( 43-2-0; Gareth Phillips (Apollo) 34-0-0; Steve Moore (Apollo) 34-1-0.

Milemead, Tavistock, West Devon. Fri. Pairs match. 24. Andy Dare (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 130-0-0, 46 carp to 7 lb on pole and pellet, peg 17 (new match record); Tim Rowe (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 127-1-0; Rick Johnston (Tubertini) 95-5-0; Paul Carpenter (White Acres) 84-3-0; Gary Webber (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 79-7-0; Nathan Underwood (Summerlands) 77-7-0. Pairs: Tim Rowe and Gary Webber 206-8-0; Andy Dare and Clive Carter 162-5-0; Rick Johnston and Jamie Pearce 151-3-0.

Ockendon Bait & Tackle, Puddledock Farm, near Upminster, Essex. Fri. Pairs. 48. Lee Edwards (Bowlers) 138-8-0, carp to 8 lb, pole top five, meat over corn, peg 64; Steve Banks (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 94-6-0; Jason Collins (Browning Wickford) 93-4-0; Dave Saville (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 91-8-0; Dave Ruddock (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 86-12-0; Geoff Hough (Dartford) 72-0-0. Pairs: Alec Roberts (Middy) and Lee Edwards (Bowlers) 10; Lee Ripper (Fox Match GOT Baits) and Michael Smith (GOT Baits) 11; Tony Smith (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) and Dave Ruddock (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 14. Sun. 51. Michael Smith (GOT Baits) 116-14-0, 62 carp to 4 lb, expanders over micro pellet, peg 55; Graham Dack (Middy) 99-2-0; John Brooks (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 93-4-0; John Stepton (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 82-2-0; Mick Hood (Bowlers) 73-14-0; John Bell (Colemans) 72-12-0.

Sensas Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Wed. Cary and Lodge. 27. Tony Whitcomb (Avon Angling) 186-1-0, carp on pole and paste, peg 73 Lodge; Lewis Greenwood King (Viaduct Juniors) 168-9-0; Tom Thick (Thatchers Tackle) 130-9-0; Chris Fox (Sensas Thyers) 129-5-0; Andy Power (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 106-7-0; Nicky Collier (GOT Baits) 103-0-0. Silvers: John Green (Thatchers Tackle) 44-2-0. Thurs. Costcutter, Campbell and Cary. 35. Glen Radford (Sedges) 161-6-0, carp on waggler and bomb with pellet, peg 85 Cary; Dave Romain (Street) 145-12-0; Lewis Greenwood King (Viaduct Juniors) 137-6-0; Martin Lenhehan (Avon Angling) 136-5-0; Callum Preston (Viaduct) 133-12-0; Jim Baines (Bristol) 130-3-0. Silvers: Terry Bruton (Thatchers Tackle) 82-13-0. Fri. Pole only, Campbell, Cary and Lodge. 48. Alan Oram (Dynamite Baits) 166-14-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 111 Campbell; Steve Denmead (Keyford) 158-3-0; Nicky Collier (GOT Baits) 152-10-0; Andy Power (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 152-1-0; Stu Foals (Maver Veals) 147-10-0; Tony Rixon (Mosella Avon Angling) 142-7-0. Silvers: Dick Bull (Viaduct) 56-15-0. Sat. Campbell and Cary. 36. Tom Magnell (Enterprise Angling) 319-6-0, 24 carp to 23 lb on pole and waggler shallow, peg 94 Cary (new six-hour match record); Anton Paige (GOT Baits) 221-12-0; Lewis Greenwood King (Viaduct Juniors) 172-7-0; Adam Palmer (Maver Royal Navy) 170-9-0; Nicky Collier (GOT Baits) 151-9-0; Gary O’Shea (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 126-6-0. Silvers: John Green (Thatchers Tackle) 83-1-0. Hol. Mon. Cary and Lodge. 36. Terry Bruton (Thatchers Tackle) 129-14-0, carp on pole and pellet in the margins, peg 73 Lodge; Anton Paige (GOT Baits) 128-5-0; Alan Oram (Dynamite Baits) 122-14-0; Chris Fox (Sensas Thyers) 114-13-0; Paul Blake (Carps AC) 107-2-0; Ray Hayward (Viaduct Select) 105-0-0. Silvers: Ray Hayward 28-8-0.

Snowlands Fishery, Par, Cornwall. Sun. 10. Gordon Luck (Snowlands) 6-11-0, roach on pole and maggot, peg 25; Trev Savory (Snowlands) and Pete Walker (Snowlands) both 5-0-0; Malc Ford (Snowlands) 4-9-0.

Sonubaits Passies, Lancing, West Sussex. Sun. Rex’s Memorial, Match Lake. 52. Mick Wells (Monk F1) 82-9-0, stockies plus large carp, pole with pellet under the bridge, peg 25; Jamie Grainger (Sonubaits Passies) 81-14-0; Lee Perry (Sonubaits Passies) 67-0-0; Samantha Sim (Sonubaits Passies) 60-8-0; Dave Marshall (unknown) 53-3-0; Simon Knight (Sonubaits Passies) 52-14-0. Hol. Mon. Match Lake. 16. Eddie Green (Sonubaits Passies) 104-0-0, all-carp, meat on feeder and down the edge, peg 68; Jamie Grainger (Sonubaits Passies) 102-8-0; Jeff Vallance (Preston Innovations Delcac) 83-3-0; Dave Lewis (Milo Borden) 69-9-0; Bruce Goulding (Back Arun) 63-8-0; Jason Kirk (Sonubaits Passies) 59-13-0.

Trewaters, Truro, Cornwall. Sun. 14. Clint Elliott (Preston Innovations) 104-7-0, carp on 5 m pole with meat and paste, peg 54; Stu Lister (Spro) 98-10-0; Andy Partridge (Spro) 90-14-0; Mark Venton (White Acres) 72-8-0; Harry Billing (Mosella Garbolino) 62-8-0; Nigel Taylor (White Acres) 60-0-0.

Twynersh Fishery Veterans, Chertsey, Surrey. Tues. 12. Dave Steer (Willow Park) 10-6-0, bream and skimmers, pole and pellets; Andy Love (Coffin Dodgers) 10-2-0.

Tylers Common, near Brentwood, Essex. Sat. 30. Ross Harold (Sensas Angling Direct) 147-0-0, 5 m pole, luncheon meat, Horseshoe Lake peg 32; Alex Roberts (Middy) 103-12-0; Dave Harold (Sensas Angling Direct) 102-12-0; Dave Bugg (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 92-2-0; Cliff Adams (Canvey) 89-14-0; Steve Copping (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 89-10-0.

White Acres, Cornwall. Mon. Pollawyn and Twin Oaks. 38. Mark Bower (Sack Up Floats) 96-4-0, carp on pellet feeder, peg 19 Pollawyn; John Warman 95-5-0; Ian Ford (Patricroft) 89-4-0; Mark Burchall (Sams Tackle & Bait) 75-6-0; Darren Fletcher (Sams Tackle & Bait) 64-8-0; John Worthington (Standish Sharks) 63-12-0. Wed. 30. Gary Marshall 81-9-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 19 Trelawney; Colin Reade 60-0-0; Tim Dawe 53-4-0; Jason Fay 52-7-0; Gareth Brown 40-1-0; Alan Hey 38-7-0. Thurs. Rover. 100. Ian Ford (Patricroft) 161-7-0, carp on 3 m pole and meat, peg 6 Twin Oaks; Joel Whitely (Wakefield) 133-12-0; Alan Davis (Team Jinx) 132-1-0; Luke Wrzosek (Pete’s Tackle) 129-1-0; Dave Cain (Woodland Tackle) 128-0-0; Keiron Wood (Bait Kitchen) 124-3-0. Ladies: Steph Werrett 39-10-0. Juniors: Ryan Barns 43-2-0.

Willow Park, Ash, Hampshire. Sat. Small Lake. 15. Doug Graves (Willow Park) 72-9-0, carp and bream, pole and pellets; Miles Levy (Milo Bordon) 72-1-0; Ian Dixon (Milo Bordon) 71-13-0. Hol. Mon. Middle Lake. 17. Chris Love (Willow Park) 73-12-0, bream and carp, pole and pellets; Terry Harrison (Daiwa Dorking) 53-10-0; Tommy Hiller (Daiwa Dorking) 49-15-0.

Wylands, Battle, East Sussex. Sun. Old Snake Lake. 18. Steve Pugh (Iden Wood Fishery) 72-14-0, carp and silver fish, pole with pellet and corn down the margins, peg 22; Paul Lawton (Wylands) 62-3-0; Pat Helder (Wylands) 47-15-0; John Oliver (Wylands) 41-4-0.