London and South matches for April 2/3, 2011.

Alders Farm, Great Brickhill, Buckinghamshire. Match Lake. Sun. 26. Gary Thorpe (GOT Baits) 220-7-0, carp to 5 lb, poled pellet, peg 1; Martin Greene (Daiwa/Kamasan Starlets) 210-8-0; Roy Makins (GOT Baits) 196-1-0; Richard Brain (GOT Baits) 192-14-0; Trevor Price (GOT Baits) 188-14-0; Nick Darke (Alders Farm) 182-4-0.

Back Arun Fishery, Arundel, West Sussex. Carp Lake. 22. Martin Twine (Back Arun) 44-12-0, all-carp, pole with caster and meat, peg 5; Dave South (Eastleigh) 43-0-0; Mark Holland (Back Arun) 38-8-0; Mick Pranskuss (Back Arun) 36-0-0; Nick Furnow (Furnow) 33-12-0; Mick Chipperfield (Hansfords) 30-8-0.

Bait-Tech Festival, White Acres, Cornwall. Porth, Trewaters and Bolingey. Mon.-Fri. 180. Paul Yates (Drennan) 36 points (dropping 9) 543-9-0; Callum Dicks (Daiwa Dorking) 36 (dropping 9) 313-15-0; Grant Albutt (Garbolino Bait-Tech) 36 (dropping 8) 514-4-0; Steve Ringer 36 (dropping 7) 383-10-0; James Granger 36 (dropping 5) 341-14-0; Lewis Murawski 36 (dropping 4) 389-11-0.

BK Fisheries, Hayle, Cornwall. Spring League, Round One, Bill’s Pool. Sun. 15. Richard Taylor (BK Fisheries) 88-8-0, carp to 6 lb, F1s and skimmers, straight lead or pole and pellet, peg 10; Aaron Jenkin (BK Fisheries) 54-10-0; Tony Jose (BK Fisheries) 40-12-0; John Wilson (BK Fisheries) 34-12-0; John Maundrill (BK Fisheries) 28-6-0; Jake Quentrell (BK Fisheries) 24-4-0.

Carpenters Arms AC, Sensas Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Campbell. Sun. 22. Chris Woolley (Carpenters Arms) 145-14-0, carp on waggler and bomb with pellet, peg 113; Steve Wynn (Carpenters Arms) 116-3-0; Keith Palmer (Carpenters Arms) 97-4-0; Paul Hurn (Carpenters Arms) 96-5-0. Silvers: Keith Palmer 45-13-0.

Chard AC, Perry Street Pond, Somerset. Sun. 20. Steve Bush (Chard) 115-15-0, 31 carp, pole and pellet, peg 10 (new match record); Terry Green (Sillybait) 51-7-0; Paul Blake (Chard) 50-12-0; Mike Thomas (Chard) 46-10-0; Mark Hollister (Chard) 41-12-0; Steve Bishop (Chard) 31-3-0.

Chestnut Pool, Langford, Bedfordshire. Winter League Pairs, Final Round, pole only, silver fish. Sun. 24. Carl Sumners (Popletts MG) 31-9-0, all-skimmers to 2 lb, poled pellet, peg 5; Pete Currell (Luton) 30-11-0; Dave Henegan (Chestnut Pool) 28-11-0; Rob Heath (Chestnut Pool) 28-10-0; Daniel Theakstone (Popletts MG) 28-9-0; Ronan Ryan (Ultima) 28-0-0. Pairs: Alan Oakes and Daniel Theakstone 20; Pete Currell and Wayne Bousted 18. Final league: Ronan Ryan and Ian Bagshaw 171; Alan Oakes and Daniel Theakstone 168; Rob Heath and James Heaps 164.

Colchester APS Individual Series, Final Round, Brookhall Lake, near Tiptree, Essex. Sat. 15. Danny Mason (Fox Match Bill’s Tackle) 38-14-0, five carp on corn in margins, and 5 lb of roach; Julion Collop (Fox Match Bill’s Tackle) 27-7-0; Shaun O’Brian (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 17-12-0; Russ Samuals (Browning JP) 16-14-0; Bill Walker (Fox Match Bill’s Tackle) 16-9-0. Final league: Dean Field (Fox Match Bill’s Tackle) 30; Danny Mason 28; Shaun O’Brian and Bill Walker both 25; Andy Howard (Colchester APS) 24; Chris Sale (Fox Match Bill’s Tackle) 22.

Farlows Lake, Iver, Buckinghamshire. Wed. 18. Simon Toddhunter (Harefield Tackle) 5-12-0, bream, feeder and pellets; John Ritter (Harefield Tackle) 46-14-0; Fred Fairman (Harefield Tackle) 34-0-0; John Cook (AEC) 28-0-0.

Gillingham AA Spring Open, Lodden Lakes, Gillingham, Dorset. Sun. 24. Tony Creech (Garbolino BVMG) 62-2-0, seven carp, including five doubles, Method feeder and white boilie, peg 37; Andy Power (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 43-12-0; Jason Mills (Garbolino BVMG) 18-8-0; Tim Thick (Gillingham AA) 18-2-0; Mark Harper (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 14-8-0; John Moody (Garbolino BVMG) 10-0-0.

Godalming AS, Marsh Farm, Milford, Surrey. Wed. 11. Ken Russell (Browning Crowsports) 33-5-0, tench, pole and pellets; John Clarke (Apollo) 28-12-0; Steve Moore (Apollo) 22-12-0.

Gwinear, Newquay, Cornwall. Phases 1, 2 and 3. Sun. 19. Gary Webber (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 67-2-0, carp on 5m pole and pellet, peg 34 Phase 2; Ricky Salmon (Meadow View) 60-0-0; Andy Lord (Lancs) 54-2-0; Andy Wilkinson (Tackle Barn) 51-0-0; Andy Partridge (Spro) 49-4-0; Mark Layzell (Gwinear) 45-8-0.

Harefield Tackle League, Adrian Gooch Trophy, Round Two, Farlows Lake, Iver, Buckinghamshire. Sun. 24. John Ritter (Harefield Tackle) 37-8-0, bream, feeder and pellets; Mark Cottrell (Harefield Tackle) 36-0-0; Bob Lane (Harefield Tackle) 29-10-0; Mick Hooper (Harefield Tackle) 24-2-0. League: Bob Lane 15; Jimmy Neat 15; John Ritter 15.

Hornchurch League, Second Round, Grand Union Canal, Three Locks, near Leighton Buzzard. Sun. 36. Lee Edwards (Bowlers Redbridge lakes) 17-0-0, ten bream to 3 lb and skimmers. Dolphin Lane section: Tony Cassidy (Oakwood N14) 13-5-0; Alan Donnelly (Oakwood N14) 12-1-0; Martin Foster (Maver Image Van den Eynde) 10-4-0; Phil Speakman (Oakwood Angling) 9-3-0. Steve Joy (Browning Wickford) 8-10-0. Teams: Browning Wickford 23; Oakwood N14 22; Bowlers Redbridge Lakes, Maver Image Van den Eynde and Match Pack Big Fish all 21; Oakwood Angling 18. League: Maver Image Van den Eynde 53; Bowlers Redbridge Lakes 46; Browning Wickford 45; Match Pack Big Fish 38; Oakwood Angling & Oakwood N14 both 35.

Ivy House Lakes, Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire. Match Lake, over 55s. Tues. 16. Graham Rose (Ivy House Lakes) 24-10-0, carp on 12m pole and pellet, peg 14; Dave Halliday (Ivy House Lakes) 20-2-0; Robin Cope (Ivy House Lakes) 17-8-0; Mick Robbins (Ivy House Lakes) 17-0-0. Sat. Match Lake. 13. Mark Ponting (Ivy House Lakes) 33-13-0, carp on 13m pole and pellet, peg 3; Paul Connor (Ivy House Lakes) 33-8-0; Frank Donaghie (Ivy House Lakes) 19-6-0; Gary Dennis (Ivy House Lakes) 18-0-0. Silvers: Mark Ponting 25-5-0. Sun. Old and New Canals. 24. Mike Etheridge (Ivy House Lakes) 56-15-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 12 New Canal; Vince Shipp (Ivy House Lakes) 32-14-0; Joe Thompson (Ivy House Lakes) 30-2-0; Allan Mitchell (Ivy House Lakes) 27-5-0. King of the Cotswolds winter league, final league: Mick Robbins 9 points; Trevor Wyse 11 (365-0-0); Fred Parker 11 (250-0-0); Paul Ogbourne 13.

KC Angling, Furnace Lake, Horsham, West Sussex. Wed. 16. Steve Gardener (Milo) 78-8-0, skimmers, pole and pellets; Jason Morgan (Garbolino Banstead) 67-14-0; Mark Goddard (Daiwa Dorking) 67-4-0.

Kennet and Avon Teams of Four League, Round One, Little Bedwin, Marlborough. Sun. 64. Paul Waddington (Daiwa Gordon League A) 20-12-0, perch and roach, pole, chopped worm and caster; Dave Johnston (Colmic Talisman) 14-9-0; Gary Ladlier (Devises MGB) 14-0-0; Alan Jones (Daiwa Gordon League B) 13-9-0; Richard Chave (Garbolino Blackmore Vale Gold) 13-1-0; Mike Bernstein (Garbolino Blackmore Vale Marine) 12-6-0. League: Garbolino Blackmore Vale Marine 40; Devises MGB 39; Colmic Talisman 39; Daiwa Gordon League 38; Army Vespé A 34; Garbolino Blackmore Vale Gold 34.

Maver Match This, Sensas Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Campbell, Cary and Lodge Lakes. Sat. 54. Grant Albutt (Garbolino Bait-Tech) 170-11-0, 31 carp on waggler and pellet shallow, peg 114 Campbell; Geraint Powell (Wales) 133-5-0; Ben Emery (Viaduct) 110-12-0; Ray Hayward (Viaduct Select) 108-1-0; Paul Holland (Daiwa Dorking) 94-12-0; Des Shipp (Preston Innovations) 92-7-0.

MBK Leisure Juniors, Coloured Ponds, Rake, West Sussex. 14. 13-16 years: Tom Arnot (Alton) 26-15-0, carp, poled corn and pellet; Chris Head (Alton) 10-8-0; Dean Prior (Bordon) 8-1-0. 9-12 years: Karter Whittock (Froyle) 15-8-0; Bill Blades (Portsmouth) 3-12-0; Dan Parry (Petersfield) 2-0-0. Under -9s: Ben French-Lynn (Liss) 11-8-0; Max Spiers (Petersfield) 9-4-0; Archie Jack (Liss) 9-2-0.

Medway Tackle, Burham Reservoir, near Rochester, Kent. 22. Les May (Bag’em Baits) 19-14-0, bream to 3 lb, feeder with worm and maggot; Paul Hamlyn (Preston Innovations Delcac) 18-8-0; Nick Hyde (Tonbridge Cardinals) 18-0-0; Paul Wiltshire (Monk F1) 15-12-0; Paul Hoffman (Bag’em Baits) 10-0-0; Bill Postlethwaite (Moatrix Invicta) 9-0-0.

Milemead, Tavistock, West Devon. Match Lake. Sun. 11. Chris Morris (Gwinear) 67-15-0, 14 carp with tench and skimmers, pole and pellet; Paul Carpenter (White Acres) 64-11-0; Ben Evenden (Milemead) 43-0-0; Tony Steele (Milemead) 34-12-0; Martin Yardley (Maver Royal Navy) 32-12-0. Silvers: Chris Morris 23-8-0.

Molesey League, Round One, Willinghurst Top Lake, near Guildford, Surrey. Sun. 24. John Clifford (Willinghurst) 80-8-0, carp, pole and pellets; Gary Clifford (Willinghurst) 79-14-0; Gavin Clarke (Garbolino Banstead) 60-8-0; Don Garnish (Willinghurst) 51-0-0.

Ockendon Bait & Tackle, Puddledock Farm, near Upminster, Essex. Sun. 49. Lee Ripper (Fox GOT Baits) 129-2-0, 30 carp to 10 lb, 5m and 7m pole to left, meat, peg 49; Ian Nash (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 89-13-0; Ross Harold (Sensas Angling Direct) 80-4-0; Steve Barnett (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 78-8-0; Steve Mould (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 76-8-0; Steve Schiniou (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 70-14-0.

Sensas Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Campbell. Wed. 12. Nicky Collier (GOT Baits) 155-15-0, carp on long pole and pellet, peg 126; Vince Brown (Viaduct) 135-7-0; Tim Pallent (Maver Veals) 130-7-0; Charlie Barnes (Carps AC) 116-12-0. Silvers: Steve Kedge (Somerset Angling) 52-7-0. Thurs. Costcutter, Campbell. 16. Dave White (Bruton) 134-8-0, carp on bomb and pellet, peg 112; Andy Gard (Yeovil) 133-1-0; Titch Williams (Viaduct) 129-0-0; John Green (Thatchers Tackle) 120-2-0. Silvers: Steve Long (Viaduct) 40-5-0.

Sonubaits Passies, Lancing, West Sussex. Match Lake. 22. Antonio Pointer (Meatbashers) 105-0-0, big carp, long pole across and down the edge, meat; Adam Lee (Banstead) 68-15-0; Ritchie Kirk (Sonubaits Passies) 67-12-0; Rob Jenkins (Sonubaits Passies) 59-8-0; Eddie Green (Sonubaits Passies) 57-10-0; Geoff Vallance (Preston Innovations Delcac) 56-6-0.

Tylers Common, near Brentwood, Essex. Sat. 29. John Hunt (Brentwood Angling) 105-12-0, Horseshoe peg 32; Steve Copping (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 85-10-0; John Penhaligan (Oakwood Angling) 82-8-0; Paul Reddy (Tylers Common) 73-12-0; Ian Coleman (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 72-12-0; Steve James (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 65-6-0.

Willow Park, Ash, Hampshire. Sat. 18. Martin Marrison (Willow Park) 52-8-0, carp and bream, pole and pellets; Ade Blackwell (Browning Crowsports) 34-6-0; Chris Love (Willow Park) 27-9-0.

Wilts AC, Sensas Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Cary. Sun. 19. Andy Aslett (Wilts AC) 134-5-0, carp on waggler and pellet, peg 98; Robin Guy (Wilts AC) 114-6-0; Keith Grant (Wilts AC) 106-6-0; Dave Luke (Wilts AC) 105-4-0.

Wylands, Battle, East Sussex. Snake Lake. 14. Paul Lawnton (Wylands) 57-5-0, all-carp, pole and worm, peg 25; Roy Liddell 52-4-0; Tony Guillan 47-5-0; Tim Relf (Hastings Angling Centre) 37-5-0.

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