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London and South Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for January 19/20, 2013.


*Ockendon Bait & Tackle, Puddledock Farm, near Upminster, Essex. Sun. 50. Ian Hutchinson (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 57-8-0, 20 carp to 7 lb, double maggot to far bank, Snake Lake peg 46; Lewis Austin (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 47-10-0; Barry Ryley (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 41-8-0; Terry Pritlove (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 35-12-0; Mark Toulson (Ockendon Bait & Tackle} 34-0-0.

*Rushmore League, Round Three, Gold Valley, Ash, Hampshire. Sun. All lakes. 80. Lynas Neal (Reading AC) 51-7-0, carp on straight bomb and corn (£1,000); Bob Clampet (Garbolino Banstead) 41-4-0; Tommy Hiller (Daiwa Dorking) 39-11-0; Andy Lieth (Farnborough) 30-10-0; Geoff Valance (Preston Innovations DELCAC) 28-10-0; Steve Beeby (Oakwood) 27-3-0. Teams: Preston Innovations DELCAC 48; Daiwa Dorking 45; Davies Angling 41. League: Preston Innovations DELCAC 27; Daiwa Dorking 22; Garbolino Banstead 18; Milo Bordon AC 16.




BK Fisheries, Hayle, Cornwall. Sun. Billy’s Pool. 11. Ricky Knott (BK Fisheries) 31-12-0, carp to 5 lb with a few skimmers, pole and worm, peg 23; Tony Jose (BK Fisheries) 29-0-0; Sam Bawden (BK Fisheries) 26-13-0; Adrian Holland (BK Fisheries) 25-1-0; Alex Bradley (BK Fisheries) 23-1-0; John Maundrill (BK Fisheries) 20-2-0.

Colemans Cottage, near Witham, Essex. Sat. Silver fish only, Cottage Lake. 6. Mick Bodimead (Cariers) 21-7-0, roach and skimmers; Gavin Bridges (Cariers) 20-8-0; Peter Lamb (Purple Patch) 16-4-0.

Gwinear, Newquay, Cornwall. Fri. Silver fish league. Phase 1. 6. Andy Dare (Bolingey) 21-1-0, skimmers on long pole and maggot, peg 11; Stuart Lister (Spro) 11-8-0; Billy Arch (Gwinear) 7-8-0.

Hackbridge AC, Furnace Lakes, Horsham, West Sussex. Sun. 10. Dave Johnson (Hackbridge) 4-12-0, skimmers on pole and maggots; Mark Hathaway (Leatherhead) 4-9-0; Don Garnish(KC Angling) 4-6-0.

Monk Lakes, Maidstone, Kent. Wed. Silver fish only, Bridges Lake. 14. Fred Brown (Sensas SE) 9-0-0, a tench and three quality skimmers, pole and red maggot; Maurice Leask (Anchor Croydon) 8-12-0; Alan Hutchins (Monk MG) 8-0-0; Brian Bathie (Sport One) 6-12-0; Tony Mayers (Mats Angling) 5-12-0; Kevin Baptist (Sensas SE) 4-12-0.

Oakfield GOT Baits Fishery, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Sat. Swallow Lake. 10. Mark Pollard (Dynamite Baits) 34-15-0, six carp and skimmers, pole and maggot, peg 4; Gary Thorpe (GOT Baits/Chiltern Baits) 33-11-0; Gordon Worrall (Oakfield) 29-15-0; Barry Eddy (Pans Hill Wood Fishery) 24-9-0; Mick Worrall (Oakfield) 5-12-0.

Rolf’s Lake, Holton, Oxford. Sun. Pairs League, Round One. 24. Andrew Quarmby (Middy) 34-14-0, carp, pole and pellet, peg 14; Paul Jay (Rolf’s Lake) 34-6-0; Derek Hammond (Bandbury) 30-6-0; Andy Ramont (Rolf’s Lake) 26-5-0; E. Malyon (Rolf’s Lake) 24-8-0; Malc Doyle (Rolf’s Lake) 20-2-0. Pairs: Andy Ramont and Michael Corsini (Rolf’s Lake) 18 points.

Royal Oak Winter League, Round Seven, Dillington Pond, Ilminster, Somerset. Sun. 4. Jamie Rich (Against Men and Fish) 5-14-0, 90 roach and perch on 10 m pole with maggot and caster, peg 18; Graham Field (Taunton) 5-0-0; Robin Cox (Ilminster) 2-2-0. League: Jamie Rich 69 points; Graham Field 59; Robin Cox 58.

Sensas Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Sun. Campbell, Cary and Lodge. 19. Roland Lucas (Wilts AC) 51-3-0, carp on bomb and meat, peg 87 Cary; Nige Easton (Langport AA) 47-0-0; Dean Stacey (Amigos) 36-7-0; Colin Dyer (Langport AA) 24-12-0; Vince Stuckey (Amigos) 21-10-0. Silvers: Vince Brown (Mosella) 11-4-0.

Sonubaits Passies, Lancing, West Sussex. Sun. Silverfish only, Main Lake. 14. Kevin Parker (Apollo) 32-6-0, six bream with skimmers and a bonus chub, long pole with maggot over pellet, peg 7; Steve Turner (Sonubaits Passies) 20-10-0; Mick Hall (Sonubaits Passies) 19-14-0; Eddie Green (Milo Bordon) 16-12-0; Paul Gibson (Fox Arun) 16-6-0.

Victoria Products, Kia-Ora Fishery, Cullompton, Devon. Sun. Round One. 17. Martin Whetnall (Team Jinx) 35-12-0; Dave Walton (Exeter) 21-6-0; Barry Lucas (Team Jinx) 13-8-0; Gary Thornton (Team ALS) 10-10-0; Duncan Hill (Exeter) 7-0-0; Roly Palmer (Team Jinx) 7-0-0.

White Acres, Cornwall. Sun. Winter League, Jenny’s, Pollawyn and Trelawney. 39. Andy Partridge (Spro) 56-1-0, one good tench with skimmers and big perch on short pole and caster, peg 14 Pollawyn; Clint Elliott (Preston Innovations) 55-12-0; Paul Carpenter (White Acres) 55-11-0; Ricky Dennis (White Acres) 47-1-0; Harry Billing (Mosella Garbolino) 40-8-0; John Shirley (White Acres) 39-12-0.

Willow Park, Ash, Hampshire. Wed. Over-50s, Small Lake. 11. Chris Love (Willow Park) 48-6-0, carp and F1s on pole and pellets; Terry Harrison (Daiwa Dorking) 42-10-0; Dave Steer (MBK) 37-0-0. Sunday’s winter league was cancelled due to bad weather.



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