There’s a brilliant river whip fishing session for quality roach and dace in this week’s Angler’s Mail. Don’t miss it – it’s another winner!



London and South Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for October 27/28 2012.


*Angling Trust, Upper Thames Winter League, round three, River Avon, Melksham and Chippenham, Sun. 60. Brian Pollard (Daiwa Gordon League) 21-10-0, skimmers, chub and roach, waggler and maggot; Andy Price (Maver Lobbies) 18-4-0; Kevin Bennett (Garbolino Blackmore Vale) 15-10-0; Stewart Dabbs (Browning Andover) 15-1-0; Andy Powell 13-0-0; Derek Jarman 12-13-0 (both Maver Lobbies). Teams: Maver Lobbies 47; Garbolino Blackmore Vale 33; Browning Andover 30; Swindon Talismen 29; Devises MG 25. League: Garbolino Blackmore Vale 7; Daiwa Gordon League and Devises MG 8; Maver Lobbies 11; Browning Andover 14; Swindon Talismen 15.


*Maver Sponsored Charity Match, Revels Fishery, Dorchester. Sat. 50. Ian Paulley (Spro Dorset Raiders) 33-15-0, carp and silvers on pole and pellet; Andy Miller 29-3-0; Steve Tucker (Garbolino) 28-13-0; Jon

Bass (Revels) 22-2-0; Duncan Cooper (Revels) 21-15-0; Neil Saxby (Revels) 21-0-0.


* Ockendon Bait & Tackle, Puddledock Farm Snake Lake near Upminster, Essex. Sun. 50. Rob Bishop (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 128-10-0, Snake peg

10; Ross Harold (Angling Direct) 81-0-0; Jamie Mcguire (Rib Valley) 78-0-0; Jim Collins (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 61-0-0; Terry Schiniou (Ockendon Bait &

Tackle) 59-12-0; Steve James (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 54-6-0.

Other matches

Angling Direct Essex Winter League, Sun. 32. Alex Roberts (Purple Patch) 135-8-0, all carp alternating between pellet, meat and maggot; Paul Chambers (Browning Wickford) 112-8-0; Danny Mason (Bills Tackle)105-0-0; Dennis Jarvis (Purple Patch) 91-6-0; Gavin Askew (Does) 73-8-0; Pete Durrant(Matchpack/Angling Direct) 73-7-0. Teams: Bills Tackle24; Purple Patch 21; Matchpack/Angling

Direct, Spectrum and Browning Wickford all 20; Does 16; Maldon A 15; Team No Mates 8.


Avon Valley Winter League Practice, Wey Navigation, White Hart to Cox’s Lock, Sun. 35. Steve Peacock (Shakespeare Hansfords) 18-10-0, all roach, punch over groundbait and joker at nine metres; Lawrence Glynn (Shakespeare Hansfords) 16-9-0; Martin Wickens 15-12-0; Tom Morretti 13-9-0 (both Browning Crowsports); Dave Self (Shakespeare Hansfords) 12-1-0; Vince Camilleri (Arun Angling) 10-11-0.


Gold Valley, Ash, Hampshire, Gold Lake, Wed. 21. Charlie Dalton (Kennet Ospreys) 91-4-0, carp on pellet; A. Burrows (Aldershot Park) 61-12-0; L. Neale (Reading Angling Centre) 59-12-0. Sun. 49. Pete Upperton (Meatbashers) 161-10-0, carpon the pellet; Tommy Hillier (Daiwa Dorking) 114-0-0; Tyrone Hull (Bristol) 103-11-0; P. Arnold (A 4) 101-8-0; S. Botting (Reading Angling Centre) 94-8-0; P. Stone (Yorkshire Baits) 82-14-0.


Gwinear, Newquay. Fri. 31. R Chung 51-0-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 37; R Payne 40-12-0; P Bailey 39-12-0; P Mills 39-4-0; Tony Oatley 35-4-0; Andy Dare (Bolingey) 29-4-0.


Ivy House,  Royal Wootton Bassett, Wilts. Tue. Over 55’s. 17. Phil Mackay (The Duke) 69-15-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 11; Terry Robinson (Ivy House) 68-2-0; Derek Baker(Ivy House) 52-0-0; Mick Robbins (Ivy House) 33-8-0. Sat. 19. Ian Millichip (Ivy House) 31-10-0, carp on 14m pole and pellet, peg 41; John Wiilliams (Ivy House) 28-10-0; Nick Thompson (Veals) and Paul Connor (Ivy House) both 28-8-0. Sun. 14. Paul Ogbourne (New Century) 75-9-0, carp on 5m pole and pellet, peg 13; Dick Young (New Century) 73-8-0; Justin Ogbourne (New Century) 60-4-0.


Kent League, division one, round five, Frant Lakes, Sun. 48. Nigel Stanley (Maver Cardinals) 76-5-0, carp on the feeder, drawn on Snags Lakes; Ian Ritchie (Blean Angling) 63-5-0; Mark Hayes (Advanced Pole Repairs) 57-2-0; Dean Locke (Preston Innovatioins Delcac) 47-9-0;,Chris Prophit (Sensas South East) 44-4-0; Kevin Dyer (Preston Innovations Delcac) 42-6-0. Teams: Preston Innovations Delcac 37; Advanced Pole Repairs 35; Sensas South East 33; Maver Cardinals 31; Blean Angling 30; Cinque Ports MG 21. League: Preston Innovations Delcac 182; Sensas South East 165; Maver Cardinals 159; Advanced Pole Repairs 133; Cinque Ports MG 124.


Kent League, division two, round five, Boughbeech Reservoir, Sun. 30. Lee Pollard (Maver Cardinals) 26-13-0, all skimmers, feeder with worm and maggot; Paul Kell (Maver Cardinals) 21-8-0; Bill Postlethwaite (NDP 10) 20-14-0; J. Stone (Crowborough) 20-11-0; Dave Roberts (Sport One) 19-7-0; Ivan Jacob (Maver Cardinals) 12-0-4. Teams: Maver Cardinals Red 26; NDP 10 17.5; Sport One 17; Maver Cardinals Black 16; Crowborough 13.5. League: Maver Cardinals Red 107; Sport One 104; NDP 10 98.5; Crowborough 70.5; Maver Cardinals Black 61.


Marazion Sensas winter league, Trewaters, Truro. Sun. 13. Mike O’Gorman (Bolingey) 28-9-0, silvers on pole and maggot, peg 21; Barry Little (Marazion AC) 17-14-0; Roger Baker (Sensas Thyers) 13-9-0; John

Shirley (White Acres) 12-4-0; Todd Wright (Marazion AC) 10-3-0; Gary Smith (Marazion AC) 10-0-0. League: Mike O’Gorman 7; Barry Little 10; Roger Baker 11.


Milemead, Tavistock, Devon. Sun. winter league. round 1. 24. Nick Jones (Tackle Barn) 91-2-0, 32 carp to 5 lb on pole and pellet; Andy Dare (Bolingey) 70-6-0; Carl Pender (Tackle Barn) 69-0-0; Chris Morris (Tackle Barn) 67-1-0; Gary Webber (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 67-1-0; Sam Powell (Tackle Trader) 63-10-0.


Oakwood Angling, Grand Union Canal, Grove Church to Slapton, Sun. 43. Steve Davis (Garbolino Black Horse) 38-14-0, bream to 3 lb, long pole, chopped worm and caster, drawn by the wires at Slapton; Alan Robinson (Browning Northants) 34-6-0; Pete Vasey 32-3-0; Tony Salczynski 23-11-0 (both Sensas Oakwood Angling); Rob Bzialak 23-5-0; Glen Morris 12-5-0 (both Garbolino Black Horse).


Shiplate Farm, Weston Super Mare. Somerset. Sun. Hawthorns. 15. Paul Chapman 73-1-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 13; Tim Lewis 63-5-0; Andy France 61-12-0; Dom Sullivan 61-6-0. Silvers: Andy France 6-14-0.


Sonubaits Passies, Teams of Four, Match Lake, Sun. 32. Jamie Grainger (Percy’s) 91-2-0,all carp, pole and pellet, peg 39; John Money 73-4-0; Bob Hanscombe 69-12-0 (both Framfield Old Farts); John Holt (Jeff Hopes Mates) 62-13-0; Graham Marshall (Turnips) 58-6-0; Chris Bishop (Percy’s) 54-4-0. Teams: Framfield Old farts 7; Jeff Hopes Mates and Lee’s Loons 9. League: Jeff Hopes Mates and Lee’s Loons 4; Percy’s and Turnips 8.


Tylers Common, near Brentwood Essex. Sat. 37. Mark Brown (Debden) 77-12-0, maggot over pellet, winner golden peg, peg 44; Terry Schiniou (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 65-10-0; Ross Harold (Ockendon Bait &

Tackle) 54-0-0 ;Jim Collins (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 50-12-0; Dave Harold (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 49-0-0; Mick Hood (Bowlers) 43-12-0


VES Precision winter league, River Isle, Somerset. Sun. 7. Martin Heard (Tiverton) 20-9-0, dace on stickfloat and maggot, peg 28; Robin Cox (llminster) 7-15-0; Steve Parker (Ilton) 4-12-0.


Willow Park, 2nd round of the Winter League, Small and Middle Lakes, Sat. 32. Adam Burrows (Section Eight) 78-4-0, bream, feeder and pellet, peg five on Middle Lake; Gary Pook (Willow Black) 63-0-0; Mark Wells 56-0-0; Sean Bennett 51-0-0 (both Milo Borden).  Teams: Milo Borden 28; Fish Kwando 24; Willow Black 23; Section Eight 18. League: Fish Kwando 54; Milo Borden 53; Willow Black 39; Section Eight 32.


Wylands, Battle, East Sussex, Snake Lake, Sun. 12. Tony Guillan (Wylands) 70-0-0, all carp, pole and pellet; Henry Ecclesden 53-0-0; John Mearns and Roy Liddle 36-2-0; Paul Lawton 35-12-0; Ian Oliver 29-0-0 (all Wylands).




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