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London and South matches for May 26/27, 2012.


Avon Angling, Acorn Fishery, Kingston Seymour, North Somerset. Wed. Paddock Lake. 24. Tom Thick (Thatchers Tackle) 195-15-0, carp on long pole and soft pellet, peg 5 (new venue record); Des Shipp (Preston Innovations) 172-0-0; Scott Puddy 124-11-0; Matt Tomes (Matts Maulers) 110-11-0; Tony Rixon (Mosella Avon Angling) 94-1-0; Tim Ford (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 80-8-0. Silvers: Nige Bartlett (Garbolino BVMG) 46-2-0.


Avon Angling, Chilton Trinity, Bridgwater, Somerset. Sun. Wildmarsh Lake. 21. Andy Hembrow (Chilton Trinity) 33-0-0, six carp on pole and meat in margins, peg 9; Adrian Jeffery (Avon Angling) 32-13-0; Mike West (Somerset Joinery) 32-6-0; Paul Elmes (BMS) 24-8-0; Craig Edmunds (Maver Bathampton) 15-4-0; Dave Roper (Somerset Angling) 14-4-0. Silvers: Glen Calvert (Clevedon) 11-4-0.


Back Arun Fishery, Arundel, West Sussex. Sun. 15. Andy Potter (Greenridge Farm) 91-8-0, carp and barbel on pole, corn and caster, peg14; Mick Chipperfield (Hansfords) 89-0-0; Kevin Parker (Garbolino Apollo) 63-8-0; John Money (Back Arun) 61-4-0; Andy Parker (British Rail) 60-0-0; Martin Twine (Back Arun) 51-0-0.


Bathampton AA, Over-55s and Disabled, Hunstrete Fishery, Somerset. Thurs. Withy Pool. 25. John Smith (Bristol) 69-0-0, ten carp and a few skimmers on pole and pellet, peg 58; Alan Jones (Bristol) 66-2-0; Paul Haines (Bristol) 60-4-0; Chris Rolfe (Portishead) 57-2-0; Pete Greenslade (Bristol) 34-9-0; Dave Bacon (Bath) 32-8-0. Silvers: John Bradford ( Avon Angling) 26-13-0.


BK Fisheries, Hayle, Cornwall. Sat. Juniors on Billy’s Pool. 5. James Redfern (BK Fisheries) 32-10-0, carp, pole and pellet; Lewis Simons (BK Fisheries) 22-2-0; Jack Hooper (BK Fisheries) 16-8-0; Jack Etteridge (BK Fisheries) 13-7-0; Jack Griffiths (BK Fisheries) 4-0-0. Sun. Bill’s Pool. 18. Brendan Issac (BK Fisheries) 26-6-0, one carp, the rest skimmers and roach, pole and maggot, peg 18; John Maundrill (BK Fisheries) 24-2-0; Chris Simons (BK Fisheries) 23-4-0; Bill Knott (BK Fisheries) 22-0-0; Alex Bradley (BK Fisheries) 18-6-0; Taff Hurley (BK Fisheries) 18-0-0.


Carps AC, Summer League Round One, Sensas Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Sun. Campbell and Cary. 23. Tom Mangnell (Mosella) 432-7-0, 34 carp to 18 lb on pole and pellet, peg 85 Cary (new match record); Dick Bull (Viaduct) 129-11-0; Barry Fitchew (Mosella) 115-2-0; Steve Skelton (Carps AC) 113-10-0; Dave Romain (Carps AC) 85-4-0; Lewis Greenwood King (Viaduct Juniors) 82-13-0. Silvers: Tim Pallent (Maver Veals) 54-7-0.


Chard AC, Perry Street Pond, Somerset. Sun. Spring League. 20. Jamie Rich (Against Men and Fish) 80-6-0, 21 carp on pole and pellet, peg 10; Mark Hollister (Chard) 52-6-0; Andy Winter (Chard) 41-8-0.


Colemans Cottage, near Witham, Essex. Tues. Costcutter. 19. Phil Passeirer (Browning Wickford) 187-8-0, waggler and bandied pellet to island, peg 18 Wood Lake; Jeff Church (Matchpack Angling Direct) 182-0-0; Bernie Fraser (Colemans) 169-0-0; Frank Thomas (Browning Wickford) 167-0-0; Ivan Coleman (Tylers Common) 161-0-0. Sat. 17. Andrew Farley (Brightlingsea) 268-0-0, peg 10 Wood; Cliff Adams (Browning Wickford) 191-0-0; Pete Steward (Browning Wickford) 187-0-0; John Bell (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 185-0-0; Bernie Fraser (Colemans) 182-0-0; Wayne Candy (Browning Wickford) 165-0-0. Sun. 21. Peter Thomas (Browning Wickford) 91-4-0, pellet shallow, Stepfield peg 23; Terry Edwards (Browning Wickford) 73-8-0; Graham Dack (Middy) 72-4-0; Jason Collins (Browning Wickford) 62-4-0; John Shepherd (Colchester Bait & Tackle) 60-8-0; Jeff

Church (Matchpack Angling Direct) 59-0-0.


Daiwa Trade Match, Sensas Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Wed. Campbell and Cary. 40. Tim Pallent (Maver Veals) 135-12-0, carp on waggler and pellet, peg 100 Cary; Mike Williams (West Wales Angling) 131-8-0; Mike Jones (Tredegar) 125-3-0; Danny Baker (Daiwa) 125-1-0; Denise Hudgell (Reading) 109-13-0; John Dursley (Taunton) 106-8-0. Silvers: Denise Hudgell 44-3-0.


Exeter DAA, Kia-Ora Fishery, Cullompton, Devon. Sun. 16. Dave Walton (Exeter) 29-700 kg; Zac Newton (Team ALS) 27-350; Steve Hayman (Exeter) 23-000; Graham Davie (Exeter) 22-100; Brian Sussex (Exeter) 20-550; Gary Thornton (ALS) 11-400.


Gillingham AA, Joint Fisheries Challenge Match, Lodden Lakes, Gillingham, Dorset. Sun. 16. John Moody (Garbolino BVMG) 44-8-0, bream and skimmers on pole and maggot, peg 38; Tony West (Gillingham AA) 35-0-0; Ken Murchie (Gillingham AA) 24-12-0; Dave Sealy (Gillingham AA) 22-4-0; Kev Crabbe (Blandford AA) 19-7-0; Tony Creech (Garbolino BVMG) 12-10-0.


Godalming AS, Marsh Farm, Milford, Surrey. Wed. 21. Mick Cook (Browning Crowsports) 53-4-0, tench on pole and pellets; Dave Johnston (Milo Bordon) 51-14-0; Jamie Grainger (Apollo) 40-2-0.


Gold Valley, Ash, Hampshire. Sun. Gold Lake. 25. Paul Holland (Preston Innovations) 73-4-0, carp on straight lead and corn; Matt Barnet (BBC) 61-0-0; Tommy Hiller (Daiwa Dorking) 51-12-0; Charlie Dalton (Basingstoke) 42-0-0; Ashley Blunt (Newbury AC) 32-8-0. Fri. Costcutter, Middle Lake. 8. Eddy Rippon (Farnham) 55-0-0. Carp on waggler and maggot; Tony Medlycot (Farnham) 40-8-0; Jed Cooper (Gold Valley) 33-6-0. Wed. Gold Lake. 12. Doug Wright (Whitehall) 227-0-0, carp on pole and paste; Stephen Gent (Basingstoke) 116-12-0; Charlie Dalton (Basingstoke) 106-5-0.


Gwinear, Newquay, Cornwall. Tue. 17. Arthur Turner (Gwinear) 105-12-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 47 Phase 2; Andy Partridge (Spro) 54-12-0; Chas Ward (Gwinear) 43-8-0; Gary Pilsworth (Notts AA) 42-8-0; Kevin Chapman 39-10-0; Colin Spencer 39-0-0. Fri. 12. Carl Williams (Miracle Baits) 70-8-0, carp on pole with pellet and corn, peg 4 Phase 1; Arthur Turner (Gwinear) 67-4-0; Shane Letherby 46-12-0; Billy Arch (Gwinear) 33-8-0; Colin Spencer 29-0-0; Brian Loader (Gwinear) 26-0-0. Sun. 36. Liam O’Donoghue (Rivendell AC) 54-0-0, carp on pole with pellet and corn, peg 12 Phase 1; Wayne Heywood (Rivendell AC) 53-12-0; Keith Dawes (Mansfield) 42-6-0; Colin Perry (Sensas) 41-4-0; Chas Ward (Gwinear) 40-8-0; Roger Baker (Sensas Thyers) 36-8-0.


Harescombe Fishery, Gloucestershire. Wed. 12. Andy Pollard (Daiwa Gordon League) 122-9-0, carp, F1s and skimmers, pole and pellet, peg 23; Andy Powell (Lobby’s Tackle) 101-0-0; Charlie Vallender (Lobby’s Tackle) 94-11-0. Sat. 13. Nick Hancock (Breakingstone AC) 94-7-0, carp and F1s on pole and pellet, peg 29; Andy Pollard (Daiwa Gordon League) 92-4-0; Al Jones (Daiwa Gordon League) 82-2-0.


Ivy House Fishery, Royal Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire. Tue. Match Lake. 14. Mick Robbins (Ivy House) 46-8-0, carp on pole and pellet in margins, peg 5; Mark Ogbourne (Ivy House) 36-0-0; Terry Robinson 30-0-0. Tue. ev. Island. 9. Gary Etheridge (Garbolino BVMG) 42-6-0, carp and silver fish on pole and pellet shallow and in margins, peg 37; Larry Laing (Ivy House) 42-4-0; Paul Dressler (Ivy House) 36-12-0. Sat. Match Lake. 13. Geoff Fox (Ivy House) 37-11-0, carp on pole and pellet shallow and in margins, peg 10; Matt Sylvester (New Century) 35-3-0; Ian Millichip (Ivy House) 31-0-0. Silvers: Ian Millichip 25-12-0. Sun. Island and Small Lake. 22. Alan Smith (Ivy House) 166-8-0, carp on 2 m pole and maggot, peg 20; Ryan Shipp (Ivy House) 71-6-0; Dick Young (Ivy House) 60-2-0; Allan Mitchell (Ivy House) 58-4-0. Silvers: Ian Millichip 36-8-0.


Kennet and Avon Spring League, Teams of Four, Final Round. Sun. 85. Mark Lloyd (Sensas Wiltshire Angling) 21-4-0, bream and skimmers on pole, maggot and worms; Mike Marsden (Pewsey) 18-0-0; Gerry Blunt (Browning Andover) 17-10-0; Dave Johnson (Swindon Talisman) 15-11-0; James Makepeace (Tubertini Blue) 14-13-0; Richard Chave (Garbolino Blackmore Vale) 14-9-0. Teams: Garbolino Blackmore Vale Gold 32; Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths 32; Oakwood Blue 31. Final league: Garbolino Blackmore Vale Gold 15; Garbolino Blackhorse 22; Garbolino Blackmore Vale Marine 23; Oakwood Blue 26; Daiwa Gordon League 29; Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths 31. Individual points winner: Gary Etheridge 37pts.


MBK Leisure, Coloured Ponds, Rake, West Sussex. 17-19 years: Alex King (Nyewood) 25-8-0, carp, pole, sweetcorn and pellet; Toby Smith (Liphook) 19-14-0; Matt Barnett (Liphook) 15-12-0. 13-16 years: Mikey Cornwell (Standford) and Jonathon Higgs (Liphook) both 6-14-0; Ben Renshaw (Bordon) 6-4-0. 9-12 years: David Blackman (Hambledon) 22-8-0; Joey Griffiths (Petersfield) 21-12-0; Jessica Gomm (Petersfield) 10-2-0. Under-9s: Jessica Carter (Alton) 13-0-0; Ben French-Lynch (Liss) 9-14-0; Henry Bragg (Liss) 7-2-0.


Mid Cornwall Fisheries, Summercourt, Cornwall. Thurs. Joan’s Lake. 10. Arthur Turner (Gwinear) 62-4-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 16; Andy Dare (Bolingey) 60-1-0; Chas Ward (Gwinear) 53-12-0; John Slote (Barns) 49-10-0; Roger Baker (Sensas Thyers) 48-15-0. Sun. Joan’s Lake. 9. Gordon Maeers (Tackle Barn) 52-6-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 8; John Slote (Barns) 40-0-0; Nige Taylor (SW Baits) 37-5-0; Roger Naylor (Barns) 31-12-0; Mick Heacock (Barns) 30-5-0.


Molesey League, Round Seven, Willinghurst, near Guildford, Surrey. Sun. 24.Terry Harrison (Preston Innovations) 105-4-0, carp on pole and pellets; Malcolm Fowler (Willinghurst) 71-12-0; Bob Ward (Willinghurst) 67-2-0; Delbert Prince (Willinghurst) 61-12-0; Bob Poulton (Muppets) 58-0-0. League leader: Don Garnish 35 pts.


Panshill Wood Fishery, near Bicester, Oxfordshire. Sun. Pans Lake. 21. Anthony Flint (Pans Hill Fishery) 71-3-0, carp to 2 lb, pole and pellet, peg 9; Gary Thorpe (Chiltern GOT Baits Matchbox) 70-0-0; Andrew Quormby (Middy) 59-12-0; Barry Eddy (Pans Hill) 47-3-0; Michael Smith (GOT Baits Matchbox) 44-4-0; Steve Rich (Pans Hill Fishery) 37-1-0.


Redbridge Lakes, Woodford Green, Essex. Sat. Lake Cuthbert. 15. Gary Eales (Oakwood Angling) 26-6-0, bream and tench on pole and pellet, peg 26; John Davis(Oakwood Angling) 19-4-0; Ken Farrell (Redbridge Lakes) 16-12-0; Fred Brown (Sensas SE) 14-12-0; John Young (Redbridge Lakes) 14-6-0; Bob Davis (Browning) 11-5-0.


Sensas Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Thurs. Costcutter, Cary and Lodge. 28. Craig Edmunds (Avon Angling) 179-0-0, carp on waggler and pellet, peg 97 Cary; Andy Power (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 140-2-0; Steve Gardener (Bristol) 129-7-0; Terry Lenny (Carps AC) 127-7-0; Brian Chivers (Taunton) 107-10-0; Steve Crowford (Weymouth) 101-8-0. Silvers: Steve Hutter (RAF Mosella) 24-10-0.


Shiplate Farm, Weston-super-Mare, Somerset. Sun. Westpool. 15. Dean Harvey (Shiplate Farm) 57-2-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 15; Pete Sivell (Dynamite) 36-2-0; Will Dearlove (Shiplate Farm) 18-8-0. Silvers: Chris Gay 10-6-0. Hawthorns. 15. Mike Smith 47-6-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 13; Alan Healey 44-10-0; Dave Evans 37-0-0. Main Lake. Steve Preece 45-1-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 15; Derek Cole 19-8-0; John Gingell 12-1-0. Silvers: Derek Cole 15-4-0.


Sonubaits Passies, Lancing, West Sussex. Sun. Match Lake. 64. Jamie Grainger (Preston Innovations Delcac) 77-10-0, large carp, pole and meat, peg 68; S. Tyler (Poppletts) 66-4-0; Alex Marshall (Sonubaits Passies) 58-0-0; A. Oakes (Poppletts) 55-12-0; J. Heaps (Poppletts) 54-14-0; B. Cooper (Guildford AS) 50-13-0.


Tylers Common, near Brentwood, Essex. Sat. 33. Graham Dack (Middy) 116-0-0, carp to 4 lb, margins at 5 m, meat, Horseshoe Lake peg 53; Gary Burton (Tylers Common) 115-0-0; Will Reynolds (Bait-Tech) 114-8-0; Nick Dark (GOT Baits) 96-0-0; John Stepton (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 93-2-0; Les Kempton (Tylers Common) 81-0-0.


White Acres, Cornwall. Mon. Acorn and Trelawney. 31. Shaun Townsend (Maver Bathampton) 76-1-0, carp on pole and pellet long and meat short, peg 15 Acorn; Kristian Powers (Sherwood Forest) 63-4-0; Carl Williams (Miracle Baits) 58-2-0; Brett Nicholas 49-5-0; John Stone (Barnstone) 48-8-0; Chris Wake (Tardis Railway AC) 45-14-0. Wed. Acorn, Jenny’s and Trelawney. 62. Dave Walton (Dave’s Tackle & Bait) 69-15-0, carp on Method feeder and pellet, peg 13 Acorn; Alan Newton (Anglers Corner) 65-14-0; Adam Burrows (Willow Park) 54-12-0; Brian Burley (Stephens Tackle) 53-9-0; Dave Ironmonger (Barston AC) 40-12-0; Richard Richman (Miracle Baits) 38-4-0. Thurs. Marukyu Rover, all lakes. 90. Shaun Townsend (Maver Bathampton) 86-1-0, carp on pole and pellet shallow, peg 8 Acorn; Richard Richman (Miracle Baits) 72-9-0; Alan Houghton (Barnstone AC) 63-9-0; Andy Giere (Leicester) 62-3-0; Dave Westley 61-10-0; Gary Pilsworth (Notts AA) 59-14-0. Ladies: Jackie Thomas 15-9-0. Juniors: Stephen Tucker 34-1-0.


Willow Park, Ash, Hampshire. Thurs. 17. Myles Levy (Milo Bordon) 44-0-0, carp on pole and pellets; Pem Wrighting (Maver/Bag’em) 42-4-0; Graig Allen (Kingfisher Doncaster) 40-4-0. Sat. 17. Ian Dixon (Dino Floats/Yorkshire Bait) 58-10-0, carp on waggler and pellets; Mark Eves (Milo Bordon) 57-8-0; Russ Grimes (Milo Bordon) 42-2-0.


Wylands, Battle, East Sussex. Mon. Snake Lake. 12. Paul Lawton (Wylands) 103-10-0 carp and silver fish on corn and pellet; Peter White (Wylands) 68-12-0; Derek Seymour (Wylands) 62-6-0.