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London and South Angler’s Mail matchess for February 23/24, 2013.
*Old Ghost, Gold Valley, Ash, Hampshire. Sun. 71. Bill Mariner (Sensas Oakwood) 102-4-0, carp on Method feeder and corn (£1,000); Pete Bowles (Sensas A4) 75-2-0; Alex Clements (Sensas A4) 70-0-0; Myles Levy (Bag Up Baits) 63-14-0; Gary Pook (Daiwa Dorking) 58-0-0; Jeb Attwood (Springlakes) 32-12-0. Silver fish: Calum Dicks (Daiwa Dorking) 32-0-0, skimmers and roach on pole and casters.
*Sensas Viaduct, Teams of Five Winter League, Somerton, Somerset. Sun. All lakes. 95. Fred Roberts (Team Majik) 196-1-0, carp on waggler and bomb with maggot, peg 125 Campbell; Wayne Buckingham (Amigos) 138-2-0; Craig Edmunds (Team Flip Flop) 131-12-0; Tom Mangnell (Silver Fox TM) 103-14-0; Phil Cardwell (Team Viaduct) 98-3-0; Kev Crabbe (Garbolino) 80-14-0;. Silvers: Mark Williams (Browning West Wales) 39-2-0. Teams: Team Flip Flop 68; Amigos 63; Team Viaduct 59; Browning West Wales 58; Maver Veals 57. League: Browning West Wales and Team Flip Flop both 175; Maver Veals and Preston Innovations Thatchers Veterans both 173.
Alders Farm, Great Brickhill, Buckinghamshire. Sun. Ash Lake. 13. Colin Fosdick (GOT Baits) 101-12-0, carp to 5 lb, straight legered bread, peg 4; Gary Thorpe (Chiltern Baits GOT Baits) 79-5-0; Andy Blackwell (Alders Farm) 61-2-0; Andy Wilkes (Alders Farm) 42-5-0; Matt Brayfield (Towcester) 30-3-0; Andy Settle (Alders Farm) 29-8-0.
Avon Angling, Landsend Fishery, Wedmore, Somerset. Wed. 18. Tony Rixon (Mosella Avon Angling) 106-0-0, 15 carp and 20 lb of skimmers on 14 m pole and pellet; Tony Page (GOT Baits) 96-12-0; Tom Mangnall (Mosella) 70-8-0; Nick Duckett (Lands End) 48-14-0; Nick Merry (MFS) 43-0-0; Andy Gard (Bristol) 39-12-0. Silvers: Tony Rixon 20-4-0.
Bake Lakes, Saltash, Cornwall. Sun. Treasure Island. 23. Roy Booth (Bake) 98-3-0, carp to 3 lb on pole and maggot, peg 7; Steve Griffiths (Bake) 51-9-0; John Batty (Bake) 51-5-0; Gordon Maers (Bake) 41-12-0; Paul Carpenter (White Acres) 37-14-0.
Bathampton AA, Silver Fish Championship, Bridge Pool, Hunstrete, Somerset. Thurs. 24. Paul Barnfield (Bath) 14-9-0, skimmers to 2 lb with small roach on pole and maggot over micro pellets, peg 14; Dave Poole (Bristol) 10-0-0; Ray Bazeley (Bristol) 7-12-0; Mike Jones (Claverham) 6-0-0; Mike Nicholls (Silver Fox) 5-10-0; Paul Staite (Bristol) 5-6-0. League: Mike Nicholls 4; Paul Barnfield and John Smith both 5. Pairs: Mike Owens and RIch Coles 10; Mike Nicholls and Chris Rolfe 10; John Smith and Paul Staite 10.
BCAA Canal League, Round Four, Basingstoke Canal, Reading Road to Pondtail. Sat. 43. Lawrence Glynn (Shakespeare Handsford) 17-13-0, skimmers and roach on pole and bread punch; Geof Ball (Sensas Oakwood) 11-3-8; Will Raison (Daiwa) 9-1-0; Gary Miller (Maver Image) 8-5-0; Chris Vandervleit (Maver Image) 7-7-0; Martin Baranauskas (Sensas Hounds of Love) 7-1-0. Teams: Maver Image 15; Shakespeare Handsfords 15; Oakwood Sensas 19. League: Maver Image 49; Dorking 56; Sensas Oakwood 58.
BK Fisheries, Hayle, Cornwall. Sun. Bill’s Pool. 10. Alex Bradley (BK Fisheries) 25-0-0, all roach, top two and caster down the edge, peg 22; Chris Simons (BK Fisheries) 15-6-0; John Maundrill (BK Fisheries) 10-11-0; Sam Bawden (BK Fisheries) 10-4-0; Jack Etheridge (BK Fisheries) 9-4-0; Ade Holland (BK Fisheries) 7-15-0.
Chestnut Pool, Langford, Bedfordshire. Sun. Final Round, Winter Pairs Series. 24. Danny Theakston (Popletts MG) 32-7-0, skimmers and roach, pole, pellet and maggot, peg 13; Phil Dilley (Chestnut Pool) 23-8-0; James Heaps (Popletts MG) 18-6-0. Pairs: Danny Theakston and Alan Oakes (Popletts MG) 24; Phil Dilley and Terry Hall (Chestnut Pool) 21. Overall league: Michael Buchwalder (Preston Innovations Daiwa Dorking) and Ronan Rynan (Chesrnut Pool) 163; Alan Oakes and Danny Theakston (Popletts MG) 157; Pete Currell and Wayne Boustead (Luton) 137.
FLE Timsbury Manor, Winter League, Romsey, Hampshire. Sat. Lakes 1 and 2. 12. Andy Quarmby (Middy) 75-13-0, carp to 8 lb on pole and maggot across, peg 12 Lake 2; Paul Barnard (Salisbury) 70-2-0; Gareth Boycott (Romsey Tackle & Bait) 51-8-0; Andy Vane (Greenridge Farm) 38-9-0; Nigel Hiscock (Devizes) 32-14-0; Anthony Flint (Tubertini South) 30-10-0. League: Gareth Boycott 45; Pete Newman (Sonubaits) 36; Anthony Flint 34.
Gwinear Silver Fish League, White Acres, Cornwall. Fri. Python Lake. 6. Harry Billing (Mosella Garbolino) 38-4-0, F1s on pole and maggot, peg 14; Mike O’Gorman (Bolingey) 37-12-0; Pete Thomas (White Acres) 29-0-0; Billy Arch (Gwinear) 20-12-0.
How End Fisheries, Houghton Conquest, Bedford. Sun. Winter League, Round Ten, Dani’s and Yasi’s Pools. 18. Nick ‘Maver’ Rowe (How End Fisheries) 41-8-0, carp, barbel and chub, pole, maggot and pellet, peg 16 Yasi’s; Brian Boswell (How End Fisheries) 37-3-0; Richard Farrow (How End Fisheries) 23-0-0; Mike Clarke (How End Fisheries) 19-7-0; Mark ‘Green’ Wells (How End Fisheries) 13-2-0; Ricky Green (How End Fisheries) 12-7-0. Teams: How End Heroes 136; Give Us a Minute 127; Two Dicks 111; Bus Pass Baggers 103.
Ivy House, Royal Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire. Tue. Match Lake. 16. Eddie Marsh (Ivy House) 51-12-0, carp and a few silver fish on waggler and maggot, peg 14; Paul Ogbourne (New Century) 38-10-0; Val Murray (Royal Wootton Bassett AC) 37-12-0. Sat. Match Lake. 10. Gary Etheridge (Garbolino BVMG) 16-8-0, two carp on 16 m pole and pellet, peg 7; Dick Young (Ivy House) 13-10-0; Joe Thompson (Ivy House) 11-10-0. Silvers: Dick Young 13-10-0. Sun. Match Lake. 13. Simon Stacey (Ivy House) 25-8-0, five carp on bomb and maggot, peg 47; Gary Davis (Cotswold Angling) 22-0-0; John Williams (Ivy House) 4-8-0.
KC Angling Winter Series, Round Four, Sumners Pond, Horsham, West Sussex. Wed. 18. Adam Lee (Garbolino Banstead) 51-10-0, skimmers on pole and pellets; Mark Goddard (Daiwa Dorking) 35-6-0; Terry Malloy (Garbolino Banstead) 31-6-0. League leader: Mark Goddard.
Kent League, Division One, Round Eight, Hartley Lands Farm Fishery, Cranbrook, Kent. Sun. Farm Reservoir, Nick’s and Pear Tree Lakes. 48. Steve Homewood (Preston Innovations Delcac) 118-0-0, carp on feeder to the island, Nick’s; Anthony Thorne (Advanced Pole Repairs) 92-2-0; Robbie Williams (Preston Innovations Delcac) 86-3-0; Chris Profit (Sensas South East) 84-9-0; Steve West (Blean Angling) 82-0-0; John Pantry (Sensas South East) 78-0-0. Teams: Preston Innovations Delcac 38; Sensas South East 35; Maver Cardinals 31; Advanced Pole Repairs 26; Blean Angling 24; Cinque Ports MG 23. League: Preston Innovations Delcac 259; Sensas South East 231; Maver Cardinals 224; Advanced Pole Repairs 176; Cinque Ports MG 170; Iden Wood Fishery 154.
Kent League, Division Two, Round Eight, Frant Lakes, East Sussex. Sun. Horseshoe, Sunken Island and Car Park Lakes. 24. Paul Sene (Maver Cardinals Red) 44-8-0, carp and skimmers on pole with pellet and maggot over groundbait, Horseshoe Lake; Charlotte Gore (Maver Cardinals Black) 39-8-0; Andy Silver (Sport One) 35-8-0; J. Stone (Crowborough Tackle) 31-8-0; Peter Key (Sport One) 28-0-5; Jimmy Sene (Maver Cardinals Red) 17-0-8. Teams: Maver Cardinals Red 25; Sport One 23; Crowborough 16; Maver Cardinals Black 11; NDP 10 did not fish. League: Maver Cardinals Red 156; Sport One 142; NDP 10 114.5; Crowborough Tackle 103.5; Maver Cardinals Black 78.
MBK Leisure, Coloured Ponds, Rake, West Sussex. Thurs. 12. Alex Clements (Milo Bordon) carp, straight legered sweetcorn, Pond 3, peg 14; Matt Dummer (MBK Leisure) 4-0-0.
Monk Lakes, Silver Fish Winter Series, Final Round, Maidstone, Kent. Bridges Lake. 30. Fred Brown (Sensas SE) 19-8-0 skimmers on feeder and red maggot, peg 33; Kevin Pack (Milo Bordon) 11-12-0; Len Goodwin (Medway Tackle) 11-0-0; Jeff Davis (Monks MG) 7-2-0; Nick Delaheye (Nicks Tackle) 5-14-0; Sophie Davis (Monks MG) 4-8-0. Final league: Kevin Betts (Hastings Hotrods) 8 pts; Ian Harper (Monks MG) 9; Nick Delaheye 11; Steve Davis (Monks MG) 13.
Ockendon Bait & Tackle, Puddledock Farm, near Upminster, Essex. Sun. 48. Steve Copping (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 149-10-0, carp to 10 lb, sweetcorn down the track, Snake Lake peg 11; Bobby Linger (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 119-6-0; Bob Rowden (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 106-6-0; Mick Higginbottom (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 48-14-0; Terry Smith (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 48-6-0; Dean Swift (SonuBaits) 46-0-0.
Old Ghost, Gold Valley, Ash, Hampshire. Sat. Syndicate Lake. 26. Liam Bradell (Thatcher’s) 58-8-0, carp on straight bomb and corn; Mark Brennan (Thatcher’s) 45-8-0; Charlie Dalton (Springlakes) 26-0-0.
Reading & District AA, Canal Championship, Kennet and Avon Canal, Froxfield. Sun. 30. Dave Bosher (Reading FC) 9-1-0, perch on bomb and worms; Tony Franklin (King Heron AC) 2-3-0; Steve Lewis (Reading FC) 2-0-0; Steve O’Keefe (Reading FC) 1-13-0; Rob Stevens (YOTAC 21club) 1-3-8; Pete Godfrey (Reading FC) 1-1-0.
Redbridge Fishing Lakes, Woodford Green, Essex. Sun. 13. Paul Grant (Redbridge) 7-2-0, a 2 lb chub and skimmers on waggler; Peter Toye (Redbridge) 6-12-0; M. Herbert (Terrapins) 3-13-0; J. Hornsby (Redbridge) 3-9-0; M. Linford (Redbridge) 2-8-0; Mun Phung (Bowlers) 1-11-0.
Sensas Marazion Winter League, Trewaters, Truro, Cornwall. Sun. 10. Mike O’Gorman (Bolingey) 37-8-0, carp and F1s on pole or feeder with maggot, peg 47; Mike Bennetts (Marazion AC) 33-1-0; John Shirley (White Acres) 31-0-0; Todd Wright (Marazion AC) 28-12-0; Geoff Chatfield (Newtown Angling) 13-13-0; Roger Baker (Sensas Thyers) and Barry Little (Marazion AC) both 11-13-0. League: Mike O’Gorman 41 (214-4-0); Roger Baker 53 (144-11-0); Barry Little 54 (126-14-0).
Shiplate Farm, Weston-super-Mare, Somerset. Sun. John Page 58-0-0, carp on feeder with corn, peg 11; Paul Chapman 50-4-0. Silvers: Darren Greenwood 13-6-0.
Sonubaits Passies, Lancing, West Sussex. Sun. Silverfish League, Round Four. 21. Paul Gibson (Fox Arun) 42-5-0, bream, skimmers and roach, long pole and maggot, peg 2; Pete Growns (Sonubaits Passies) 34-7-0; Tony Parnall (Sonubaits Passies) 22-4-0; Samantha Sim (Preston Innovations Delcac) 21-8-0; Mick Hall (Sonubaits Passies) 15-1-0. League: Paul Gibson (Fox Arun) 8; Steve Gardener (Milo) 11; Pete Growns (Sonubaits Passies) 11.
VES Precision Winter League, Final Round, River Isle, Somerset. Sun. 6. Steve Parker (Ilton) 4-4-0, two chub on stick float and maggot, peg 129; Jamie Rich (Against Men and Fish) 2-3-0. Final league: Martin Heard (Tiverton) 8; Jamie Rich 9; Steve Parker 14.
Willow Park, Ash, Hampshire. Wed. Over-50s, Small Lake. 14. Eddy Rippon (Willow Park) 35-2-0, bream and carp on pole and pellets; Mike Hooper (Harefield Tackle) 27-14-0; Ian Turner (MOD) 23-4-0. Sat. Small Lake. 6. Rob Harvey (Garbolino Banstead) 43-8-0, carp and bream on pole and pellets.
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