London and South Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for November 19/20, 2011.

*Oakwood Angling, Grand Union Canal, Cosgrove. Sun. 50. John Shepley (Browning MG) 25-15-0, perch, roach and bream on pole and caster; Simon Colclough (Maver Image) 18-3-0; Butch Murphy (Oakwood Angling) 15-6-0; Rob Dzialak (Garbolino Blackhorse) 10-3-0; Daniel Webb (Garbolino Blackhorse) 8-14-0; Chris Vandervleit (Maver Image) 8-6-0.

*South West Winter League, Round Five, Kennet and Avon Canal, Darlington Wharf to Bathampton. Sun. 50. Nathaniel Johnson (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 16-9-0, roach on 6 m pole and bread punch or skimmers with a 2 lb roach on long pole, caster and joker, from the bay at Darlington Wharf; Liam Braddell (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 14-8-0; Chris Parr (Sensas Thyers) 11-10-0; Nick Chedzoy (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 10-15-0; Dave Micklewright (Maver Bathampton) 9-14-0; Steve Skelton (Amalgamated Fisheries) 9-9-0. Teams: Preston Innovations Thatchers 40; Sensas Thyers 34; Maver Bathampton 31.5; Sensas Wiltshire Angling 26.5; Amalgamated Fisheries 18. League: Sensas Thyers 9; Preston Innovations Thatchers 11; Maver Bathampton 12; Sensas Wiltshire Angling 19; Amalgamated Fisheries 23.

*Surrey Winter League, Round Four, MBK Lakes, Liss, Hampshire. Sun. 60. Callum Dicks (Daiwa Dorking) 133-8-0, carp on pole and meat; Steve Gardener (Daiwa Dorking) 57-0-0; Danny West (Milo Bordon) 56-8-0; Paul Taylor (Garbolino Banstead) 45-0-0; Adam Lee (Garbolino Banstead) 44-9-0. Teams: Milo Bordon 45; Daiwa Dorking 43; Garbolino Banstead 43. League: Daiwa Dorking 5; Milo Bordon 8; Garbolino Banstead 11.


Avon Valley Winter League Practice, Kennet and Avon Canal, Wilcot Bridge. Sun. 30. Mick Forshaw (FM Arun) 5-4-0, roach on pole and bread punch; Darren Dodge (Browning Crowsports) 5-3-0; Mick Cook (Browning Crowsports) 4-7-0; Tony Woolford (Apollo) 4-4-0; Andy Quarmby (Tubertini) 3-8-0.

Back Arun Fishery, Arundel, West Sussex. Sun. Carp Lake. 15. Ken Norman (Back Arun) 37-12-0, all-carp, pole and meat, peg 29; Paul Romaniuk (Back Arun) 28-0-0; Kevin Parker (Apollo) 26-8-0; Barry Cloron 24-0-0; Alec Bicknall 23-12-0; Wayne Lee (Eastleigh) 20-12-0.

Bathampton AA Over 55s and Disabled, Bridge Pool, Hunstrete Fishery, Somerset. Thurs. 23. Ian Sheppard (Bristol) 81-10-0, 59 lb of carp and 22 lb of skimmers on pole and red maggot over micro pellet, peg 11; Mike Key (Midsomer Norton) 77-15-0; Paul Haines (Bristol) 36-2-0; Ray Bazeley (Bristol) 33-6-0; Mike Nicholls (Bristol) 27-8-0; Bob Warren (Bristol) 26-13-0. Silvers: Mike Nicholls (Bristol) 27-8-0.

BK Fisheries, Hayle, Cornwall. Sun. Billy’s Pool. 14. Tony Jose (BK Fisheries) 64-12-0, carp to 5 lb, pole and pellet, paste or sweetcorn, peg 31; Richard Taylor (BK Fisheries) 40-8-0; Ricky Knott (BK Fisheries) 36-12-0; John Wilson (BK Fisheries) 32-13-0; James Redfern (aged 13, BK Fisheries) 17-12-0; Kevin Waldon (BK Fisheries) 16-10-0.

Bury Hill Two-day Silver Fish Festival, Dorking, Surrey. Tue./Wed. Milton Lake. 18. Day one: Steve Gardener (Milo) 41-14-0, tench on pole and pellets. Day two: Steve Gardener (Milo) 29-14-0, tench and crucians on pole and pellets. Overall: Steve Gardener (Milo) 71-12-0; Nobby Whiting (Apollo) 28-4-0; Terry Harrison (Daiwa Dorking) 27-12-0.

Chestnut Pool, Pairs League, Round Three, Langford, Bedfordshire. Sun. 22. Ronan Ryan (Chestnut Pool) 19-12-0, roach and skimmers, pole and pellet, peg 7; Terry Hall (Chestnut Pool) 15-12-0; Andy Dilley (Chestnut Pool) 15-9-0; Nigel Smith (Popletts MG) 15-6-0. Pairs: Nigel Smith and Andy Gale (Popletts MG) 20; Ronan Ryan and Ian Bagshaw (Chestnut Pool) 19; Rob Heath and James Heaps (Chestnut Pool) 18; Pete Simons and Andy Dilley (Chestnut Pool) 18. Overall: Alan Oakes and Danny Theakston (Popletts MG) 60; Rob Heath and James Heaps (Chestnut Pool) 53.

Devon Winter League, Round One, Stafford Moor, Winkleigh, North Devon. Sun. Tanners and Woody. 32. Adam Palmer (Tackle Barn A) 126-12-0, 26 carp to 6 lb on waggler, bomb and pellet, peg 36 Tanners; Steve Powell (Tackle Trader) 102-2-0; Steve Foreshaw (Stafford Moor Gonuts) 87-12-0; Tony Steele (Tackle Trader) 75-6-0; Andy Dare (Preston Innovations) 75-2-0; Kev Shears (Stafford Moor So Simple) 74-10-0. Teams: Stafford Moor Gonuts 12; Tackle Trader B 13; Tackle Barn A 15.

Greenridge Farm, Romsey, Hampshire. Sat. Canal 1. 5. Pete Newman (Sonubaits) 54-0-0, carp to 8 lb on pole and maggot, peg 4; Andy Potter (Dandys K2) 29-8-0; Gareth Boycott (Romsey Bait and Tackle) 27-0-0.

Harefield Tackle, Willow Park, Ash, Hampshire. Wed. 8. Chris Love (Willow Park) 52-6-0, bream and carp on pole and pellets; Pem Wrighting (Milo) 33-8-0.

Ilminster AA, Royal Oak Winter League, River Isle, Somerset. Sun. 7. Leighton Cox (Ilminster) 8-9-0, roach and chublets on waggler and maggot, peg 126 Isle Brewers; Robin Cox (Ilminster) 8-5-0; Martin Heard (Tiverton) 5-10-0. League: Martin Heard 2; Robin Cox and Jamie Rich both 3.

Ivy House, Royal Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire. Tue. Match Lake. Robin Cope (Ivy House) 21-2-0, carp and silver fish on pole and corn, peg 31; Art Kemble (Ivy House) 20-0-0; Derek Baker (Ivy House) 19-14-0; Alan Scully (Ivy House) 14-12-0. Sat. Match Lake. 23. Matt Sylvester (New Century) 29-4-0, carp and silver fish on pole with corn and pellet, peg 49; Vince Shipp (Westerleigh) 28-0-0; Paul Connor (Ivy House) 25-6-0; Gary Etheridge (Garbolino BVMG) 21-2-0. Silvers: Ryan Shipp (Westerleigh) 20-8-0. Sun. Xmas Club Match, Match Lake. 19. Paul Dressler (Ivy House) 51-0-0, nine carp on 4 m pole and pellet, peg 15; John Williams (Ivy House) 49-0-0; Mick Robbins (Ivy House) 38-0-0; Alan Mitchell (Ivy House) 23-14-0. Silvers: Mike Etheridge (Team Veals) 13-0-0.

Mid Cornwall Fisheries, Summercourt, Cornwall. Thurs. Joan’s Lake. 7. Roy Booth (Barns) 187-11-0, carp on pole and corn, peg 22; Roger Naylor (Barns) 120-15-0; Ryan Gendall (Barns) 26-0-0. Sun. Joan’s Lake. 11. Adi Holland (Barns) 76-13-0, carp on pole with pellet and corn, peg 14; Mick Heacock (Barns) 69-4-0; Roy Booth (Barns) 62-6-0; Tony Heaver (Barns) 33-0-0; Merv Christie (Trelawney Angling) 28-6-0.

Oxford Winter League Practice, Kennet and Avon Canal Avington. Sun. 35. Dave Kirk (FM Isis) 12-10-0, perch and skimmers on pole, chopped worm and caster; Carl Ealand (Drennan GOT Baits) 12-0-0; Tony Hobbs (Drennan GOT Baits) 10-10-0; Mark Bowerman (Sensas A4) 9-8-0.

Sensas Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Wed. Match and Lodge. 26. Lee Werritt (Fox Match/Bait-Tech) 92-3-0, 13 carp on pole and maggot, peg 53 Lodge; Andy Lloyd (Dynamite Baits) 56-7-0; Phil Harding (Avon Angling) 55-6-0; Stu Wood (Viaduct) 50-10-0; Mike West (Lands End) 46-13-0; Clint Wojtyla (Avon Angling) 45-5-0. Silvers: Rich Coles (Megabaits) 41-4-0. Thurs. Costcutter, Campbell and Cary. 22. Mike Owens (Sensas Thyers) 76-12-0, carp on bomb and meat, peg 114; Howard Webb (Sillybait) 69-4-0; Martin Lenihan (Avon Angling) 58-15-0; Rich Coles (Megabaits) 56-0-0; Gary Cross (Veals) 53-15-0; Brian Chivers (Taunton) 45-10-0. Silvers: Chris Rolfe (Bath) 16-13-0. Sat. Campbell and Cary. 26. Ray Hayward (Viaduct) 105-2-0, carp on waggler and meat, peg 125 Campbell; Barry Fitchew (Mosella) 101-5-0; Steve Jackson (Garbolino) 72-4-0; Tom Magnell (Mosella) 71-8-0; Steve Denmead (Keyford) 68-4-0; Terry Lenny (Sillybait) 63-8-0. Silvers: Nige Bartlett (M5 Angling) 26-2-0. Sun. Campbell. 18. Ray Hayward (Viaduct) 130-5-0, carp on waggler and meat, peg 126 Campbell; Tim Ford (Avon Angling) 126-13-0; Phil Cardwell (Viaduct) 82-1-0; John Darby (Carps AC) 70-2-0; Colin Dyer (Langport AA) 53-13-0; Andy Neal (Frenzee/Bait-Tech) 50-10-0. Silvers: Paul Faires (Sensas Thyers) 18-8-0.

Snowland Fisheries, Par, Cornwall. Sun. 6. Gordon Luck (Snowlands) 7-0-0, silver fish on pole with pellet and worm, peg 8; Dave Taylor (Snowlands) 5-9-8; Pete Walker (Snowlands) 5-8-0.

Tony Rixon Teams of Four, Sensas Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Sun. Match, Lodge and Cary. 44. Alan Oram (Dynamite Baits) 183-9-0, carp on bomb and meat, peg 96 Cary; Tom Magnell (AA Select) 114-15-0; Kev Perry (Sensas Thyers) 106-5-0; Des Shipp (Westerleigh) 85-5-0; Clayton Hudson (Avon Angling) 64-0-0; Kev Molten (Dynamite Baits) 47-0-0. Silvers: Des Shipp (Westerleigh) 48-3-0. Teams: BMS 34; AA Select 28; Dynamite Baits 28. Final league: Bristol Motor Shop 57 (£550); Matts Maulers 49 (£450); Sensas Thyers 46.5 (£350).

Tylers Common, near Brentwood, Essex. Sat. 40. Alec Roberts (Middy Lake John) 79-6-0, carp to 4 lb, 13 m pole and maggot over micro pellet, Horseshoe Lake peg 33; Terry Pritlove (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 78-2-0; Mick Hood (Bowlers) 60-10-0; Steve O’Rourke (Nash Baits) 57-2-0; Dave Harold (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 57-0-0; Lee Edwards (Bowlers) 52-0-0.

Upper Thames Winter League Practice, Kennet and Avon Canal, Wolfall to Great Bedwin. Sun. 44. Dave Clapton (Devises MG) 19-2-8, skimmers and bream on pole and casters; Richard Chave (Garbolino Blackmore Vale) 13-14-0; Adrian McTiffin (Devises MG) 13-4-0; Gary Williamson (Devises MG) 11-8-0; Mark Saunders (Daiwa Gordon League) 10-5-0; Dave Johnson (Colmic Talisman) 10-1-8.

Wessex Winter League, Final Round, Bristol Avon, Sutton Benger. Sun. 42. Paul Giddings (Pewsey) 10-3-0, roach and perch on maggots; Tony Randel (Isis B) 8-15-0; Mick Marsden (Pewsey) 5-3-0; Nigel Russell (Isis B) 4-10-8; James Carty (Pewsey) 4-10-0; Will Tapper (Pewsey) 3-10-0. Teams: Pewsey 34; Swindon Isis A 30; Swindon Isis B 28. Final league: Swindon Isis A 157; Radcot 150; Pewsey 136; Clanfield 123; Swindon Isis B 105. Champion: Brian Jackson (Swindon Isis A) 30 points.

White Acres, Individual League, Round Two, Cornwall. Sun. Jenny’s, Sycamore, Pollawyn and Trelawney, Silver fish, float only. 48. Simon Poynter (GOT Baits) 33-8-0, roach and skimmers on 5 m pole and caster, peg 18 Pollawyn; Pete Thomas (SW Baits) 32-14-0; Chris Bailey (White Acres) 26-8-0; Trev Conroy (White Acres) 26-6-0; Stuart Lister (Spro) 25-6-0; Roger Baker (Sensas Thyers) 25-0-0.

Willow Park Winter League, Round Four, Ash, Hampshire. Sat. 36. Russ Grimes (Milo Bordon) 49-0-0, bream and F1s on pole and pellets; Andy Gregory (Milo Bordon) 40-4-0; Myles Levy (Section Eight) 39-9-0; Alex Clements (Sensas A 4) 27-6-0; Ian McClaren (Guildford AC) 26-10-0; Dave Guntrip (Willow Blue) 15-8-0. Teams: Milo Bordon 33; Sensas A4 28; Willow Black 20. League: Milo Black 105; Sensas A 4 97; Willow Black 92.

Wylands, Battle, East Sussex. Sun. Snake Lake. 10. Ernie Rogers (Wylands) 21-9-0, 10 lb of skimmers and 10 lb of small carp, single red maggot over loose fed maggot; Andy Milton (Batchelors) 19-0-0; Chris Pope (Tenterden AC) 17-15-0; Roy Liddell (Wylands) 10-14-0.

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