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London and South Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for September 24/25, 2011.

*Avon Valley Winter League Practice, Witherington Farm, Hampshire. Sun. 59. Ray Kelly (Eastleigh) 59-4-0, carp on pole and pellets; Paul Barnard (Salisbury) 57-2-0; Mick Cook (Browning Crowsports) 55-4-0; Mark Kennings (Salisbury) 54-10-0; Sam Simms (Preston) 49-0-0; Ian White (Eastleigh) 48-10-0.

*Ockendon Bait & Tackle, Puddledock Farm, near Upminster, Essex. Sun. Snake Lake. 51. Steve James (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 130-9-0, carp to 14 lb, pellet to far bank and corn at 5 m, peg 48; Michael Smith (GOT Baits) 102-12-0; John Hunt (Brentwood Angling) 91-0-0; Steve Schiniou (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 87-8-0; Rob Bishop (MAP Ockendon) 74-6-0; John Bell (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 72-0-0.

*Olney and Clifton Fishing Association, Citizen Cup, River Ouse, Olney, Buckinghamshire. Sun. 60. Mick Stanley (Vauxhall AC) 9-3-0, roach to 12 oz, waggler and caster, Olney Mill section; Steve Tyley (Popletts Tackle) 9-2-0; Pete Jayes (Leicester) 8-14-0; Geoff Foreman (JP Tackle) 8-10-0; Chris Jakobowski (Deben AC) 8-8-0.

*Sensas Commercial House League, Second Round, on Bristol Avon from Swinford to Jack Whites. Sun. 54. Liam Braddell (Preston Innovations Thatchers B) 30-8-0, 9 lb of roach and two bream on pole, groundbait at 11 metres with chopped worms, casters and worms, then feeder over for five bream, near the split willows in the cornfield at Swinford; Roy Carter (DW Builders) 28-5-0; Lee Trivett (Preston Innovations Thatchers A) 22-8-0; Paul Purchase (M&N Services) 19-2-0; Neil Mercer (Maver Bathampton Red) 17-7-0; Kev Boltz (BTM Services) 14-2-0; Nicky Johns (Maver Bathampton Blue) and Dave Micklewright (Maver Bathampton Blue) both 13-13-0. Teams: A Div: Preston Innovations Thatchers B 23; Maver Bathampton Red 20; Preston Innovations Thatchers A 19; Maver Bathampton Blue 16; Town & Country 12. B Div: M&N Services and BTM Services both 16.5; DW Builders 13.5; Sensas Wiltshire Angling 12.5. League: A Div: Maver Bathampton Red 8.5; Preston Innovations Thatchers B 8; Maver Bathampton Blue 6.5; Preston Innovations Thatchers A 5; Town & Country 2. B Div: BTM Services 6.5; DW Builders 6; M&N Services 4.5; Sensas Wiltshire Angling 3.

*Upper Thames Winter League Practice, Lechlade and Radcot. Sun. 54. Richard Tomala (Garbolino Blackmore Vale) 21-15-0, roach on pole and casters; Steve Long (Garbolino Blackmore Vale) 20-8-0; John Tocknell (Lobbys) 20-5-0; Brian Baltry (Andover) 19-1-0; Mark Kimber (Daiwa Gordon League) 13-2-0; Kevin Rowles (Devises) 12-15-0.


Back Arun Fishery, Arundel, West Sussex. Sun. Carp Lake. 14. Bruce Goulding (SAS Chichester) 81-0-0, all-carp, pole with catmeat and corn, peg 8; Barry Cloron (Back Arun) 69-0-0; Ken Norman (Back Arun) 65-0-0; Martin Twine (Back Arun) 64-0-0; Paul Quinton (Back Arun) 61-0-0; Dave Bacon (Back Arun) 59-0-0.

BK Fisheries, Hayle, Cornwall. Sun. Silver Fish, Bill’s Pool. 16. Bill Knott (BK Fisheries) 15-0-0, a 4 lb bream, roach and skimmers, pole and caster, peg 19; John Maundrill (BK Fisheries) 7-4-0; Wayne Evident (South West Baits) 7-1-0; Chris Symonds (BK Fisheries) 4-12-0; J. Negus (BK Fisheries) 4-4-0; Brendan Isaac (BK Fisheries) 4-0-0. Sun. Billy’s Pond. 12. Richard Taylor (BK Fisheries) 93-4-0, carp to 6 lb, feeder and sweetcorn, pellet and maggot, peg 26; Tony Jose (BK Fisheries) 64-10-0; John Maundrill (BK Fisheries) 38-8-0; Chris Symonds (BK Fisheries) 26-8-0; Paul Glanville (BK Fisheries) 13-8-0; James Knott (BK Fisheries) 13-2-0.

Bury Hill Two-day Festival, Bury Hill Lake, Dorking, Surrey. Tue/Wed. 37. Day One: Ed Green (Guildford AC) 84-0-0, bream on feeder and pellets; Terry Harrison (Daiwa Dorking) 78-7-0; Geof Vallence (Preston Innovations Delcac ) 68-13-0. Day Two: Geoff Vallence (Preston Innovations Delcac) 101-8-0, bream on pole and pellets; Ed Green (Guildford AC) 79-12-0; Lee Perry (Carshalton DAS) 57-15-0. Overall: Geoff Vallence 170-5-0; Ed Green 163-12-0; Terry Harrison 108-1-0; Rob Draisey (East Grinstead) 103-10-0; Lee Perry (Carshalton DAS) 93-5-0.

Carps AC, Sensas Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Sun. Silver Fish League, Round Two, Cary and Spring Lakes. Barry Fitchew (Mosella) 45-6-0, skimmers on waggler and caster, peg 17 Spring; Lee Werritt (Fox Match/Bait-Tech) 43-2-0; Mark Broomsgrove (Sensas Thyers) 41-6-0; Glen Calvert (Carps AC) 35-14-0; John Gray (Reids Tackle) 35-6-0; Mike Walker (Carps AC) 32-5-0.

Charlie Barnes Costcutter, Sensas Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Fri. Match Lake. 12. John Green (Thatchers Tackle) 58-1-0, carp to 3 lb with 18 lb of silver fish on pole and soft pellet, peg 49; Will Bonnie (Garbolino BVMG) 55-0-0; Jamie Parkhouse (Team Jinx) 45-12-0; Royston Winters (Street) 44-2-0.

Farlows Lake, Iver, Buckinghamshire. Wed. 13. Simon Toddhunter (Harefield Tackle) 48-6-0, bream on feeder and pellets; Martin Marrison (Willow Park) 31-6-0; Chris Love (Willow Park) 31-4-0.

Godalming AS, Marsh Farm, Milford, Surrey. Wed. 23. Dave Lewis (Milo Bordon) 36-9-0, tench and roach on pole and casters; Mick Cook (Browning Crowsports) 26-1-0; John Brownlie (Browning Crowsports) 24-11-0.

Greenridge Farm, Romsey, Hampshire. Sat. Lake 2. 8. Paul Barnard (Salisbury) 106-8-0, carp to 8 lb on pole and maggot, peg 14; Andy Vane (Greenridge Farm) 97-6-0; Gareth Boycott (Romsey Bait & Tackle) 97-4-0; Andy Potter (Dandys K2) 95-14-0; Kendal Barry (New Milton) 76-8-0; Pete Newman (Sonubaits) 72-10-0.

Gwinear, Newquay, Cornwall. Sun. 10. Arthur Turner (Gwinear) 73-0-0, carp on pole with pellet and corn, peg 6 Phase 1; Alex Clements (White Acres) 62-0-0; Chris Hancock (Gwinear) 42-0-0.

Ivy House Fishery, Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire. Tue. Match Lake. 16. Mick Robbins (Ivy House) 68-0-0, carp on pole and pellet in margins, peg 7; Val Murray (Ivy House) 47-4-0; Dave Halliday (Ivy House) 42-10-0; Gary Dennis (Ivy House) 31-0-0. Sat. Match Lake. 18. Sam Pagett (Stouts Hill AC) 74-4-0, carp and silver fish on pole and pellet in margins, peg 37; Paul Dressler (Ivy House) 64-10-0; Gary Etheridge (Garbolino BVMG) 42-6-0; Simon Stacey (Ivy House) 32-12-0. Silvers: Mick Robbins (Ivy House) 15-12-0. Sun. Canal sections. 14. John Barrett (Ivy House) 46-0-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 13 New Canal; Paul Dressler (Ivy House) 32-12-0; Richard Baston (Ivy House) 30-0-0; Kendal Barry (Ivy House) 21-7-0. Silvers: John Bailey (Ivy House) 13-0-0.

Kent League, Division One, Round Four, River Rother, Blackwall. Sun. 48. Jerry Morgan (Sensas South East) 13-12-0, skimmers and roach, pole and worm over groundbait, end peg upstream of Blackwall; Ian Germaney (Preston Innovations Delcac B) 12-1-0; Jon Parks (Bag’em Baits) 11-15-8; Conrad Thrower (Riverside) 11-11-0; Fred Brown (Sensas South East) 11-10-0; Robbie Taylor (Preston Innovations Delcac A) 10-9-0. Teams: Sensas South East 34; Bag’em Baits 29; Riverside 28; Advanced Pole Repairs 27; Preston Innovations Delcac A and Preston Innovations Delcac B both 25. League: Sensas South East 147; Preston Innovations Delcac A137; Advanced Pole Repairs 114; Iden Wood Fishery 103; Riverside 93; Cinque Ports MG 87.

Kent League, Division Two, Round Four, Royal Military Canal, West Hythe. Sun. 48. John Warman (Blean Angling) 27-6-0, bream, pole with maggot over groundbait; Lee Edwards (Terrapins) 22-5-0; Nigel Stanley (Tonbridge Cardinals) 13-11-0; Bill Short (Moatrix Invicta) 11-14-0; Danny Warman (Blean Angling) 8-11-0; Steve Coppin (Terrapins) 8-6-0. Teams: Blean Angling 43; Terrapins 40; Tonbridge Cardinals 37; NDP 10 A 34; Moatrix Invicta 31; Sport One 28. League: Tonbridge Cardinals 168; Blean Angling 165; Sport One 137; Terrapins 123; NDP 10 A 113; NDP 10 B 104.

Mawgan Porth, Newquay, Cornwall. Wed. 12. Bob Dac (Edgeley Sports) 105-1-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 6; Steve Nattrass (Notts AA) 96-10-0; Anthony Murray (DAC) 94-14-0; Scott Houth (Beechdale AC) 87-0-0; Eric Nelson (BP Floats) 86-0-0; Paul Taylor (Going Solo) 65-0-0. Fri. 16. Neil Dimmick (Trentside) 112-11-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 18; Jeff Thorpe (Mansfield) 86-9-0; Chris Parker (Pickerings) 85-14-0; Matt Longshaw (Trentside) 66-9-0; Ben Coss (Oakwood Angling) 60-4-0; Peter Taylor (Crown Nottingham) 47-6-0.

MBK Leisure Juniors, Coloured Ponds, Rake, West Sussex. Sat. 23. 13-16 years, Pond One: Tom Arnot (Alton) 52-15-0, carp, pole and sweetcorn; Matt Barnett (Liphook) 16-0-0; Ben Renshaw (Bordon) 14-0-0. 9-12 years, Pond Two: Charlie Burns (Holybourne) 26-8-0; Karter Whittock (Froyle) 21-15-0; David Blackman (Horndean) 15-0-0. Under-9s, Pond Four: Max Spiers (Petersfield) 12-0-0; Joey Griffiths (Petersfield) 11-15-0; Callum Spiers (Petersfield) 9-8-0.

Mid Cornwall Fishery, Summercourt, Cornwall. Thu. Joan’s Lake. 14. Roger Baker (Sensas Thyers) 58-8-0, carp on pole, pellet and corn, peg 15; Roy Booth (Barns) 47-8-0; Roger Naylor (Barns) 35-5-0; Lee P. (Barns) 33-10-0; John Slote (Barns) 32-4-0. Sun. Joan’s Lake. 13. John Slote (Barns) 57-4-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 2; Roy Booth (Barns) 54-6-0; Christina Booth (Barns) 40-3-0; Roger Naylor (Barns) 34-0-0.

Milemead, Tavistock, West Devon. Sun. 16. Tony Williams (Gwinear) 98-14-0, 34 carp to 6 lb with 20 lb of skimmers, 12 m pole and pellet; Skip McCabe (White Acres) 87-1-0; Alex Clements (White Acres) 85-5-0; Andy Wilkinson (Tackle Barn) 84-1-0; Andy Dare (Bolingey) 81-12-0.

Oakwood Angling, Grand Union Canal, Leighton Buzzard. Sun. 23. Gary Eales (Oakwood Angling) 17-7-0, skimmers and bream on pole and pellets; John Davies (Oakwood Angling) 14-2-0; Dave Myran (Oakwood Angling) 13-6-0.

Oxford Winter League Practise, River Thames, Clifton Hampden and Dorchester. Sun. 40. Gary Barclay (Oxford Drennan GOT Baits) 18-10-0, perch on pole and chopped worms; Gary Herman (Sensas A4) 15-6-0; Malcolm Pearce (FM Isis) 13-8-0; John Aldridge (FM Isis) 13-5-0; Dan Varney (Oxford Drennan GOT Baits) 10-11-0; Martin Phipps (Oxford Drennan GOT Baits) 10-10-0.

PSV, Sensas Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Sun. Campbell. 18. Brian Shanks (Avon Angling) 150-2-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 127; Rich Britton (PSV) 133-5-0; Chris Szakacs (PSV) 119-7-0; Rob Hardiman (Avon Angling) 107-11-0; Steve Burgess (PSV) 104-2-0; Alan Healey (PSV) 84-2-0. Silvers: Steve Wynne (PSV) 21-0-0.

Sensas Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Wed. Campbell. 18. Myles Levy (Bag’em Baits) 186-12-0, carp on long pole and meat shallow and in margins, peg 126; Lee Werritt (Fox Match/Bait-Tech) 156-13-0; Will Bonnie (Garbolino BVMG) 146-0-0; Chris Fox (Sensas Thyers) 127-5-0; Steve Hutter (Vespé Army) 125-1-0; Dan White (Somerton) 121-7-0. Silvers: Tim Pallent (Maver Veals) 32-10-0. Thurs. Costcutter, Campbell and Cary. 28. Martin Lenighan (Avon Angling) 162-15-0, carp on pole and pellet shallow, peg 116 Campbell; Glen Radford (Viaduct) 148-12-0; John Green (Thatchers Tackle) 121-0-0; Ray Hayward (Viaduct Select) 100-11-0; Jim Baines (Bristol) 99-11-0. Silvers: John Bradford (Avon Angling) 31-11-0. Sat. Campbell and Cary. 28. Nicky Collier (GOT Baits) 166-4-0, carp on 7m pole and meat, peg 119 Campbell; Roland Lucas (Wilts AC) 154-6-0; James Knight (Somerset Angling) 132-12-0; Alex Murray (Mosella) 127-5-0; Nicky Ewers (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 125-5-0; Tony Gilbert (Wilts AC) 120-4-0. Silvers: Dave Roper (Reids) 34-13-0.

Tony Rixon Teams of Four, Landsend Farm Fishery, Wedmore, Somerset. Sun. (Sept. 18). 44. Craig Edmonds (Bristol Motor Shop) 155-13-0, carp on caster in margins or pole and pellet shallow to island, peg 19 Match Lake; Ryan Shipp (Westerleigh) 101-9-0; Tony Rixon (Avon Angling) 80-10-0; Tom Thick (Matts Maulers) 77-12-0; Phil Harding (AA Select) 74-1-0; Paul Elmes (BMS) 71-6-0. Silvers: Tom Thick (Matts Maulers) 45-4-0. Teams: AA Select 31; Dynamite Baits 29.5. League: Matts Maulers 19; Dynamite Baits 14.5.

Tring AA, Ian Rennie Hospice Charity, Marsworth Reservoir, Reservoir, Buckinghamshire. Sun. 19. Leigh Johnson (Greyshot) 94-1-0, bream to 6 lb, roach, perch and rudd, feeder fished worm and maggot; Dave Perry (Tring AA) 51-3-0; Geoff Knightley (Tring AA) 44-0-0; Dave Howe (TTA) 42-14-0; Ashley Bunnage (Luton) 28-0-0; Ritchie Dell (Tring AA) 25-10-0.

Tylers Common, near Brentwood, Essex. Sat. 35. Ross Harold (Sensas Angling Direct) 161-4-0, maggot in margins and pellet at 5 m, Horseshoe Lake peg 35; Lee Edwards (Bowlers) 130-0-0; Jason Collins (Browning Wickford) 129-8-0; Steve James (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 128-6-0; Gavin Bridge (Cuton A12 Lakes) 115-14-0; Bobby Wager (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 114-12-0.

Wessex Winter League, Round One, Bristol Avon, Sutton Benger. Sun. 42. Darren Edgell (Swindon Isis) 28-5-0, bream and roach on feeder and chopped worm; Darren Reynolds (Swindon Isis) 14-10-0; Eamon Byrne (Swindon Isis) 7-0-0; Chris Rushton (Pewsey) 4-13-0; Brian Webb (Swindon Isis) 4-12-0; Mick Rozzier (Swindon Isis) 4-9-0. Teams: Swindon Isis A 35; Clanfield 27; Pewsey 26; Radcot 24; Swindon Isis C 21; Swindon Isis B 19.

White Acres, Cornwall. Mon. Twin Oaks, Acorn, Canal and Trelawney. 68. Mark Littlewood (Baileys Tackle) 117-1-0, carp on pole and meat in margins, peg 16 Twin Oaks; Gary Prestage (Fiery Holes) 91-0-0; Matthew Sylvester (New Century) 86-6-0; Mark Malyon (Reading) 82-7-0; Paul Blanche (Greens Tackle) 75-2-0; Curtis Greenwood (Macks Tackle) 74-0-0. Wed. Twin Oaks, Trelawney and Acorn. 72. Phil Southgate (Ashwell AC) 79-10-0, carp on Method feeder and pellet, peg 5 Twin Oaks; Frank Nicholls 77-11-0; Pete Hammond 75-0-0; Graham Mason 66-12-0; Carl Ford 58-5-0; Tony Pickford (Hare and Hounds) 51-12-0. Thurs. Marukyu Rover, all lakes. 134. Curtis Greenwood (Macks Tackle) 89-8-0, carp on pole and pellet shallow, peg 4 Sycamore; Andy Taft (Fishermania, Derby) 77-0-0; Neil Adcock (Brasenose) 75-10-0; Pete Scott (Crewe AA) 73-1-0; Derek Hillier 72-3-0; Nick Jones (Cwmbran Angling) 63-2-0. Ladies: Becky Davies 19-3-0.

Willow Park, Ash, Hampshire. Sat. 18. Rod Carroll (Willow Park) 46-12-0, carp on pole and meat; Ade Blackwell (Browning Crowsports) 37-2-0; John Light (Oakwood) 35-15-0.