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London and South Angler’s Mail Matches for April 13/14 2013






Alders Farm, Great Brickhill, Buckinghamshire, Sun. Ash Lake, 24. Gary Thorpe (Chiltern/GOT Baits) 220-7-0, one hundred carp, poled maggot, peg 38; Richard Brain (GOT Baits) 144-2-0; Steve Potter (Bagem Baits) 126 -0-0; Josh Blavins (GOT Baits) 96-6-0; Simon Edwards (GOT Baits) 95-1-0; Neil Woodings (Alders Farm) 72-5-0.

Avon Angling, Landsend fishery, Somerset. Sun (7th Apr). 36. Craig Edmunds (Avon Angling) 226-3-0, 47 carp on pole and pellet, peg 22; Dave Roper (Somerset Angling) 97-12-0; Bela Bakos (Silverfox) 70-12-0; Martin McMahon (Avon Angling) 65-7-0; Paul Elmes (Team Flip Flop) 65-4-0; Phil Harding (Avon Angling) 60-5-0. Silvers: Craig Edmunds 17-8-0. Wed. Acorn fishery, Top lake. 12. Craig Edmunds (Avon Angling) 56-14-0, 37-14-0 of skimmers plus carp on pole and pellet; Tom Thick (Thatchers Tackle) 27-4-0; John Thompson (Avon Angling) and Tony Rixon (Mosella Avon Angling) both 17-2-0; Andy Gard (Avon Angling) 14-10-0; Ian Cornelius (BK Fisheries) 11-0-0.

Bake Lakes, Flamingo lake. Sun. 14. Roy Booth (Bake) 82-12-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 16; John Chapman (Bake) 70-14-0; Alan Gauntry (Bake) 29-8-0; Rodney Stokes (Bake) 28-2-0.

Bathampton AA Over 55’s and DIsabled. Withy pool, Hunstrete. Thurs. 25. Bob Price (Bristol) 23-3-0, two carp plus silvers on pole and pellet, peg 59; Richard Coles (Bridgwater) 14-5-0; Pete Phillips (Keynsham) 11-3-0; Andy Shields (Midsomer Norton) 11-2-0; Terry Bruton (Thatchers Tackle) 9-12-0; Kev Collins (Bristol) 8-13-0. Silvers: Rich Coles 14-5-0.

BK Fisheries, St Erth, Cornwall, Sun. Summer League, Billy’s Pool, 12. Aaron Jenkin (BK Fisheries) 84-0-0, carp to 4 lb plus 29 lb 8 oz of skimmers, poled sweetcorn, pellet or paste, peg 5; John Maundrill (BK Fisheries) 80-14-0; Alex Bradley (BK Fisheries) 52-12-0; Sam Bawden (BK Fisheries) 25-2-0; Chris Symons (BK Fisheries) 23-8-0; Adrian Holland (BK Fisheries) 22-2-0.

Chard AC, Spring league, Round 1. Perry St Pond. Somerset. Sun. 19. Mark Mockridge (Chard AC) 76-14-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 10; Paul Blake (Chard AC) 52-10-0; Jamie Rich (Against Men and Fish) 41-9-0; Andy Winters (Chard AC) 40-0-0.

Fish n Tips Tackle, Molsey league, Willingshurst, Surrey, Sun. 24. Joey Clarke (Milo Bordon) 46-4-0, carp, pole, pellets; Malcolm Fowler (Feltham) 35-2-0; Don Garnish (Willingshurst) 33-0-0; Dan Cooper (Guildford) 27-2-0; Gary Clifford (Willingshurst) 18-0-0. League: Malcolm Heaver 15; Geoff Dickenson 15.

FLE/Timsbury Manor winter league, Round 11. Timsbury Manor. Sat. 12. Pete Newman (Sonubaits) 80-3-0, carp to 8lb on waggler and pellet, peg 12; Marc Fitzgerald (Greenridge Farm) 49-6-0; Andy Potter (Dandys K2) 46-8-0; Anthony Flint (Tubertini South) 39-2-0; Gareth Boycott (Romsey Tackle and Bait) 32-0-0; Paul Barnard (Salisbury) 24-8-0. League: Gareth Boycott 53; Andy Potter 48; Pete Newman 48; Anthony Flint 42.

Gold Valley, Ash, Hants, Sun. 37. Pete Arnold (Fishermans Cabin) 92-14-0, carp, feeder, pole, corn; Malcolm Bond (Springlakes) 76-8-0; Roger Beale(Old Boys) 64-6-0; Milan Petrov (Frimley) 58-4-0; Pete Franklin (Guildford) 49-0-0; Miles Levy (Bag ‘em Baits) 47-0-0.

Gwinear, Newquay. Sun. 13. Andy Nelson (Browning Quaker) 73-8-0, 12 carp on banjo feeder and pellet and rest on pole and corn in the margins and at 5m, peg 47 Phase 2; Mark Layzell (Gwinear) 45-1-0; Andy Partridge (Spro) 43-10-0; Andy Dargue (Browning Quaker) 39-12-0; Mark Cullerton (Milemead) 38-12-0; J Maddison (Browning Quaker) 38-1-0.

Ivy House, Royal Wootton Bassett, Wilts. Tue. Match lake. 13. Dave Halliday (Ivy House) 11-10-0, carp and silvers on waggler and maggot, peg 17; John Williams (Ivy House) and Terry Strange (Ivy House) both 6-10-0. Sat. Match lake. 16. John Bohane (Swindon Talisman) 11-9-0, roach on pole and caster, peg 13; Joe Thompson (Ivy House) 9-8-0; Gary Etheridge (Garbolino BVMG) 8-7-0. Sun. Match lake. 18. Joe Thompson (Ivy House) 30-11-0, carp and silvers on pole and pellet, peg 6; Ryan Shipp (Westerleigh) 11-0-0; John Fuidge (Ivy House) 10-3-0. Silvers: Joe Thompson 10-8-0. League, Colemans Cottage near Witham Essex. Sun. 42. Danny Grimsey (Browning Wickford Red) 42-14-0, mostly

F1s on long pole and waggler pellet over micro pellet, Stepfield peg 43; John Weden (Oakwood/Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 37-6-0; Bruce Welfare (Bowlers) 36-10-0; Frank Thomas (Browning Wickford Red) 32-12-0; Gary Miller(MFS Allstars) 29-10-0. Teams: MFS Allstars 32; Bowlers 29; Browning Wickford Red 27; Oakwood/Ockendon Bait & Tackle 26; Matchpack Angling Direct 24; Browning Wickford Blue 18; Apollo 11. League: MFS Allstars 67; Browning Wickford Red 49; Apollo; Oakwood/Ockendon Bait & Tackle  and

Bowlers all 45; Matchpack Angling Direct 44; Browning Wickford Blue 41.

MBK Leisure, Barons Ponds, St. Patricks Lane, Liss, Sussex, Thurs. 10. Dave Steer (MBK Leisures) 16-0-0, carp, poled pellet and sweetcorn; Brian Stevens (MBK Leisures) 15-12-0. Sat. Coloured Ponds, Rake, Sussex, Sat. 26. 9 – 12 years, Karter Whittock (Froyle) 13-4-0, carp, poled pellet; Connor Hinkley (Petersfield) 3-8-0; Casey Standen (Southsea) 2-15-0. 13 -16 years, Amara Thorn (Alton) 7-4-0; David Blackman (Hambledon) 6-0-0; Dan Parry (Petersfield) 1-4-0. Under – 9s. Archie White (Petersfield) 6-2-0; Callum Spiers (Petersfield) 5-0-0; Ryan Hinkley (Petersfield) 3-12-0. 17 – 19 years. Matt Barnett (Liphook) 10-0-0.

Mid Cornwall Fishery, Summercourt. Joans Lake. Thurs. 8. Roy Booth (Bake) 27-3-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 11; Roger Baker (Sensas Thyers) 22-9-0; Roger Naylor (Barns) 22-4-0; Chas Ward (Gwinear) 14-15-0.

Milemead, Tavistock, Devon. Sun (7th April). Match lake. 12. Mark Cullerton (Milemead) 72-6-0, 18 carp to 8lb, peg 5; Jamie Pearce (Tackle Trader) 55-15-0; Phil Watters (Milemead) 52-3-0; Steve Ball (Tackle Trader) 40-0-0; Andy Wilkinson (Tackle Barn) 36-0-0. Silvers: Andy Wilkinson 25-13-0.

Old Ghost, Gold Valley. Ash, Hants, Sat. 24. Bradley Gibbons (Milo Bordon) 95-7-0,carp, long rod, corn; Will Raison (Daiwa) 69-4-0; John Young (Springlakes) 42-7-0.

Rye DAS Club League, round two, Iden Wood Fishery, nr Rye, East Sussex, Spring, Match and Specimen Lakes, Sun. 52. Alex Thorn (Sensas South East Marine) 39-11-0, carp, pole with corn and pellet down the edge and across to the island, peg 37 on Match Lake; Richard Taylor (Sensas South East Gold) 23-3-0; Mervyn Oakley 20-2-8; Graham Clifford `17-3-0 (both Cinque Ports MG); Steve Homewood (Iden Wood Fishery Red) 16-9-0; Dennis Price (Maidstone Angling Centre)13-6-0. Teams: Iden Wood Fishery Red 38; Maidstone Angling Centre 36; Maver Cardinals Red 34; Sensas South East Marine 32; Maver Cardinals Black and Hastings Hot Rods 27. League: Iden Wood Fishery Red 79; Maver Cardinals Red 73; Sensas South East Gold 65; Cinque Ports MG 64; Maver Cardinals Black 63; Sensas South East Marine and Maidstone Angling Centre 54.

Sensas Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Wed. Campbell. 12. Andy Lloyd (Dynamite Baits) 156-1-0, carp on waggler and pellet, peg 125; Roland Lucas (Wilts AC) 150-0-0; Dan White (Viaduct) 104-10-0; Martin Preston (Viaduct) 104-5-0. Silvers: Tim Pallent (Maver Veals) 59-14-0. Thurs. Costcutter. Campbell and Cary. 28. Tony Gilbert (Wilts AC) 168-9-0, carp on bomb and pellet, peg 129; Dave Romain (Viaduct) 131-4-0; Dan White (Viaduct) 117-7-0; Paul Greenwood (Viaduct) 105-15-0; Jim Butcher (Wilts AC) 103-8-0; Roger Russell (Tackle UK) 92-7-0. Silvers: Steve Kedge (Somerset Angling) 44-6-0. Sun. Cary. 14. Dick Bull (Viaduct) 167-10-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 85; Alan Oram (Dynamite Baits) 94-0-0; Gary Cross (Veals) 86-8-0; Don Sutherland (Veals) 80-7-0. Silvers: Tim Pallent (Veals) 45-2-0.

Shiplate Farm, Main Lake. Sun. Eric Searle 52-12-0, carp on feeder with corn, peg 1; Andy Butt 48-8-0; Dave Allen 46-12-0. Silvers: Tony Newell 38-6-0. Hawthorns. Tim Lewis 22-0-0, carp on pole and meat, peg 15; Jeff Wye and Dom Sullivan both 21-6-0. Silvers: Ron Stark 3-8-0.

Sonubaits Passies, Lancing, West Sussex, Match Lake, Sun. 18. Ian Martin (Hassocks) 37-8-0, all carp, fished long with pellet and corn, peg 16; Kevin Parker (Apollo) 32-6-0; Alex Marshall (Sonubaits Passies) and John Clark (Apollo) 30-8-0; Jamie Grainger (Preston Innovations Delcac) 27-2-0.

Tylers Common, near Brentwood. Sat. 25. John Hunt(Brentwood Angling) 115-8-0, carp, maggot, pellet, corn, Horseshoe peg 44; Lee Ripper (Got Baits) 101-14-0; Dave Harold(Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 86-14-0; Gary Ford (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 80-14-0; George Manoli (Bowlers) 78-4-0; Bobby Wager (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 70-10-0.

Willow Park ,Ash Hants, Sat. 18.Alan Chadbone(Willow Park) 43-8- 0, carp, bream, pole, corn; Doug Graves (Willow Park) 33-10-0; Brian Stevens (Willow Park) 33-8-0. over 50s, Wed. 18. Brian Stevens (Willow Park) 26-6-0, carp, pole, pellets; Pete Growns (Willow park) 24-8-0; Chris Love (Willow Park) 21-4-0.

Wilts AC, Sensas Viaduct. Sun. Campbell. 21. Jamie Smith (Wilts AC) 218-0-0, carp on waggler and pellet, peg 116; Jim Butcher (Wilts AC) 151-6-0; Kevin Rowles (Devizes) 121-2-0; Nathaniel Johnson (Wilts AC) 108-4-0; Roland Lucas (Wilts AC) 106-8-0; Tony Scott (Wilts AC) 102-4-0.

Wylands, Battle, East Sussex, Field Lake, Sun. 15. Pat Helder (Wylands) 34-12-0, carp and silvers, pole and maggot; Lewis Nightingale 27-10-0; Derek Seymour 24-8-0 (both Wylands); Simon Dixon (Iden Wood Fishery) 23-2-0; Roy Liddle (Wylands) 23-0-0; Carlton Easter (Iden Wood Fishery) 22-0-0.


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