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London and South Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for December 15/16, 2012.


*Avon Valley Winter League, Final Round, Basingstoke Canal, Barley Mow section. Sun. 60. Tony Clawson (Allan’s Marine) 38-2-0, bream and skimmers on pol and bread punch; Ian Snook (Allan’s Marine) 24-1-0; Richard Hicks (Tubertini South) 22-10-0; Steve Beeby (Tubertini South) 20-10-0; Mark Harrington (Tubertini South) 16-13-0; Steve Pomery (Hansfords Blue) 13-4-0. Teams: Tubertini South 44; Allan’s Marine 41; Arun Angling 37. Final league: Tubertini South 15 (on number of match wins); Browning Crowsports 15; Arun Angling 16; Shakespeare Hansfords Blue 21; Allan’s Marine 28; Shakespeare Hansfords Green 31.

*London Winter League, Final Round, Grand Union Canal, Cosgrove to Milton Keynes. Sun. 50. Mark Davies (Browning Northants) 5-2-0, skimmers and roach on pole and bloodworm; Tony Salczynski (Sensas Oakwood) 3-3-8; Martin Foster (Maver Image) 2-9-8; Graham Smith (Garbolino Black Horse) 2-2-8; Gary Young (Browning Northants) 1-10-8; Mick Palk (Team Raiders) 1-10-0. Teams: Browning Northants 36; Sensas Oakwood 34; Maver Image 31. Final league: Garbolino Black Horse 12; Sensas Oakwood 15; Maver Image 16; Browning Northants 18; Team Raiders 29.

*Ockendon Bait & Tackle, Puddledock Farm, near Upminster, Essex. Sun. 53. Alan Tuck (Van den Eynde Angling Direct) 203-0-0, carp to 7 lb, bread and maggot, Snake Lake peg 5 (new five-hour match record); Steve Banks (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 101-12-0; John Brooks (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 98-8-0; Alec Roberts (Middy) 95-3-0; Mark Brown (Debden) 69-14-0; Graham Dack (Middy) 59-13-0.




Avon Angling, Landsend Fishery, Wedmore, Somerset. Wed. 9. Phil Harding (Avon Angling) 21-2-0, seven carp and one perch on pole with maggot and prawn, peg 1; Tony Rixon (Mosella Avon Angling) 20-11-0; Alan Oram (Shimano Dynamite Baits) 16-14-0; John Thompson (Avon Angling) 11-1-0; Kev Molten (Avon Angling) 6-10-0; Aaron Britnell (Stoutshill) 6-0-0. Sun. Chilton Trinity, Trinity Waters, Bridgwater, Somerset. 20. Martin McMahon (Carpenters Arms) 66-10-0, 12 carp on pole and maggot in margins, peg 32; Rod Wootten (Clevedon AC) 50-14-0; Mike West (Somerset Carpentry) 48-15-0; Tony Rixon (Mosella Avon Angling) 45-0-0; Kev Molten (Avon Angling) 43-12-0; Dave Evans (Frys MG) 42-12-0. Silvers: Andy Hembrow (Chilton Trinity) 8-8-0.

BK Fisheries, Hayle, Cornwall. Sun. Billy’s Pool. 8. Tony Jose (BK Fisheries) 26-12-0, bream, skimmers and small carp, pole and pellet, peg 8; John Maundrill (BK Fisheries) 22-12-0; Adrian Holland (BK Fisheries) 20-0-0; Chris Symons (BK Fisheries) 15-4-0; Alex Bradley (BK Fisheries) 10-2-0; Jack Etheridge (BK Fisheries) 9-10-0.

Chestnut Pool, Langford, Bedfordshire. Sun. Pairs Winter League. 24. Carl Sumners (Popletts MG) 22-9-0, skimmers and roach, pole and maggot over groundbait, peg 11; James Heaps (Chestnut Pool) 16-10-0; Steve Tyler (Popletts MG) 15-3-0; Andy Dilley (Chestnut Pool) 13-1-0. Pairs: Carl Sumners (Popletts MG) and Steve Tyler (Popletts MG) 24; James Heaps (Chestnut Pool) and Rob Heath (Chestnut Pool) 18. League: Michael Buchwalder (Daiwa Dorking) and Ronan Ryan (Chestnut Pool) 101.

Colemans Cottage, near Witham, Essex. Tues. Costcutter, Wood Lake. 22. Pat Cooper (Cariers) 87-8-0, carp to 2 lb, 4 mm pellet, peg 10; Jeff Church (Matchpack Angling Direct) 76-0-0; Gavin Bridges (Cariers) 51-0-0; Cliff Adams (Browning Wickford) 49-0-0; Tony Day (Vange & Pitsea) 43-0-0; Paul Chambers (Browning Wickford) 40-8-0. Sun. 16. Jeff Church (Matchpack Angling Direct) 152-0-0, 8 and 13 m pole, 4 mm pellet, peg 11 Pathfield; Pat Cooper (Cariers) 107-0-0; Robert Houlding (Colchester APS) 104-0-0; Tom Webb (Willis) 84-8-0; Tony Curd (Bait-Tech) 76-0-0; Sid Neil (Colemans) 72-0-0.

Gillingham AA Xmas Open, Dorset Stour, Highbridge, Deepwater and Rectory. Sun. 25. John Moody (Garbolino BVMG) 7-3-0, chub, skimmers and roach on pole and maggot over groundbait, peg 8 Deepwater; Tony West (Gillingham AA) 6-11-8; Pete Edwards (Gillingham AA) 6-6-0; Jason Mills (Garbolino BVMG) 4-2-0; Tom Thick (Thatchers Tackle) 3-12-0; Paul Knight (Gillingham AA) 2-11-0.

Gold Valley, Ash, Hampshire. Sat. Teams of Four, Final Round, Gold Lake. 32. Ian Dixon (Milo Bordon) 42-7-0, carp and bream on pole or bomb and maggots; Ben Leach (Daiwa) 41-10-0; Pete Arnold (Springlakes) 40-0-0; Will Raison (Daiwa) 26-12-0; Paul Taylor ( Meatbashers) 23-14-0; Bill Sweeny (Springlakes) 23-10-0. Teams: Daiwa; Tom’s Team; Milo Bordon. Final league: Daiwa 9; Tom’s Team 13; Milo Bordon 18; Quad Box 20; Meatbashers 24; Springlakes 30; Pete’s Mob 31; Tight Lines 36. Sun. Middle Lake. 22. Charlie Dalton (Kennet Ospreys) 68-4-0, carp on pole and chopped worm; Lynas Neal (Reading AC) 43-1-0; Paul Holland (Preston Innovations) 42-14-0; Stephen Gent (Kennet Ospreys) 40-9-0; Adam Burroughs (Aldershot Park) 36-8-0; Pete Upperton (Meatbashers) 28-6-0.

Gwinear Silver Fish League, Newquay, Cornwall. Fri. Specimen Lake. 8. Harry Billing (Mosella Garbolino) 38-2-0, roach and a few perch on pole and caster, peg 2; Mike O’Gorman (Bolingey) 12-2-0; Todd Wright (Marazion AC) 11-11-0; Billy Arch (White Acres) 11-4-0.

How End Fisheries, Winter League, Round Four, Houghton Conquest, Bedford. Sun. Dani’s and Yasi’s Lakes. 18. Dave Pearce (How End Fisheries) 43-14-0, carp, pole and punched bread, peg 1 Dani’s; Phil ‘Pebs’ Stone (How End Fisheries) 21-14-0; Simon Drozdiol (How End Fisheries) 17-6-0; Nick Rowe (How End Fisheries) 13-2-0; Pete Nash (How End Fisheries) 12-3-0; Kevin Farrow (How End Fisheries) 10-9-0. League: How End Heroes 74; Give us a Minute 59; Aaarrgggghhhhh!! 57; Two Dicks 57; Buss Pass Baggers 54.

Ivy House, Royal Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire. Sat. Match Lake. 16. Andy Lord (Fish and Field) 36-6-0, five carp and silver fish on bomb and maggot, peg 33; Paul Connor (Ivy House) 12-0-0; Chris Cotterell (Ivy House) 9-2-0. Silvers: Andy Lord 4-4-0.

Langport AA, Cystic Fibrosis Charity Match, Silver Fish Only, Sensas Viaduct Fishery, Somerton, Somerset. Sun. Spring and Lodge. 24. Dean Stacey (Amigos) 17-4-0, skimmers on pole and caster, peg 12 Spring; Chris Sandford (Amigos) 16-13-0; Gary O’Shea (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 14-4-0; Nige Bartlett (M5 Angling) 14-3-0; Colin Dyer (Langport) and Nicky Ewers (Preston Innovations Thatchers) both 13-10-0 (£210 raised for charity).

MBK Leisure, Coloured Ponds, Rake, West Sussex. Thurs. 12. Dave Steer (MBK Leisure) 11-4-0, carp and silver fish, pole and maggot; Ian Dixon (Milo Bordon) 11-0-0; Dave Johnson (MBK Leisure) 9-8-0.

Mid Cornwall Fisheries, Summercourt, Cornwall. Sun. Xmas Match, Joan’s and Neil’s Lakes. 26. Roger Naylor (Barns) 59-2-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 1 Joan’s; Paul Barlow (Barns) 42-1-0; Keith Rowlinson (Barns) 26-5-0; Denny Prout (Barns) and Nigel Rhodes (White Acres) both 23-4-0; Tony Oatley (White Acres) 22-13-0.

NG Floats Silver Fish League, Monk Lakes, Maidstone, Kent. Sun. Puma Lake. 15. Russ Evans (Middy/Sonubaits) 40-0-0, all skimmers, pole and maggot over groundbait; Andy Silver (Sport One) 25-0-0; Bill Postlethwaite (Moatrix Invicta) 13-12-0; Dennis Price (Sport One) 11-2-0; Nick Plum (Sport One) 10-9-0; Chris Jones (Sport One) 9-4-0.

Oakfield GOT Baits Fishery, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Sun. Red Kite Lake. 18. Gary Thorpe (Chiltern Baits/GOT Baits) 71-5-0, carp to 12 lb 8 oz, straight legered maggot, peg 25; Martin Worrell (Oakfield) 59-14-0; Nick Bryan (Oakfield) 43-12-0; Alan Fowkes (Pans Hill Fishery) 34-13-0; Neil Reed (Isis) 14-2-0; John Beesley (Drennan Oxford) 10-4-0.

Oxford Winter League, Final Round, Kennet and Avon Canal, Avington. Sun. 40. Paul Glenfield (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 8-14-0, perch and roach on pole, bloodworm and chopped worms; Karl Ealand (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 7-14-0; Henry Golas (FM Isis) 7-7-0; Kevin Holmes (Sensas A4) and Geoff Lewingdon (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) both 6-2-0; Steve Pawson (Sensas A4) 5-0-0. Teams: Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths 30; FM Isis 28; Sensas A4 22. Final league: Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths 10; Sensas A4 13; FM Isis 14.

Redbridge Fishing Lakes, Woodford Green, Essex. Sun. Silver Fish Lakes. 9. Peter Toye (Redbridge) 7-12-0, mixed catch including two small tench, caster; P. Grant (Redbridge) 7-8-0; G. Bullock (Redbridge) 4-15-0.

Royal Oak Winter League, River Isle, Somerset. Sun. 6. Steve Parker (Ilton) 8-8-0, three decent chub on bomb and worm, peg 106; Jamie Rich (Against Men and Fish) 5-9-0; Martin Heard (Tiverton) 2-3-0. League: Jamie Rich 50; Robin Cox 44; Graham Field 40.

Sensas Marazion Winter League, Trewaters, Truro, Cornwall. Sun. 9. John Shirley (White Acres) 24-15-0, F1s, carp and silver fish on pole and maggot, peg 36; Mike O’Gorman (Bolingey) 18-4-0; Roger Baker (Sensas Thyers) 13-10-0; Geoff Chatfield (Newtown Angling) 12-2-0; Todd Wright (Marazion AC) 7-1-0; Gary Smith (Marazion AC) 6-8-0. League: Mike O’Gorman 26 (110-1-0); Roger Baker 28 (74-11-0); Barry Little (Marazion) 31 (80-7-0).

Sensas Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Sat. Xmas Match, Campbell and Cary. 30. Martin Preston (Viaduct) 109-0-0, carp on waggler and maggot, peg 124 Campbell; Andy Lloyd (Dynamite Baits) 88-3-0; Steve Denmead (Keyfords) 54-10-0; Dick Bull (Viaduct) 51-14-0. Silvers: Fred Roberts (Maver) 11-9-0.

Tylers Common, near Brentwood, Essex. Sat. 24. Mark Brown (Debden) 37-8-0, 13 m pole, pellet and maggot, Horseshoe Lake peg 8; Eric Sugden (Tylers) 35-6-0; Richard Wager (Bowlers) 31-0-0; Terry Pritlove (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 26-12-0; Steve James (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 26-2-0; Steve O’Rourke (F1 Frenzy) 24-14-0.

Willow Park, Ash, Hampshire. Sat. Small Lake. 8. Chris Love (Willow Park) 21-0-0, carp on pole and maggots; John Light (Springlakes) 19-12-0.


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