West Midlands Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for December 10/11, 2011.

* Izaak Walton (Stafford) AA Winter League, Final Round, Trent and Mersey Canal, Hoo Mill, Great Haywood, Staffordshire, Sun. 72. Paul Murrin (browning Lifestyle Blue) 20-10-5, all roach, poled double red maggot or caster, above Hoo Mill Lock, opposite the boats; Ben Garbett (Maver Wolves) 14-2-14; Dave Brown (Maver Wolves) 13-4-0; Richard Guest (Maver Wolves) 10-7-0; Dave Wood (Dudley Bait and Tackle) 10-5-0; Jim Keeling (Browning Lifestyle Red) 9-7-6.

Teams: Maver Wolves 58; Browning Lifestyle Blue 53; Team Eclipse and Rugeley MG both 42; Exiles 41; Team LesO and Dudley Bait and Tackle both 38. Final League: Maver Wolves 301; Team Eclipse 269; Maver Tipton Van den Eynde 265; Browning Lifestyle Red 261; Browning Lifestyle Blue 257; Team LesO 245.


Angling Trust Warwickshire Winter League, Round Five, Erewash Canal, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, Sun. 49. Adam Padamsey (Measham) 11-5-5, a carp of 10 lb 8 oz plus bits, poled lobworm, peg 42 below Greens Lock; Rob Quinn (Shakespeare) 4-14-1; Ian Crossman (Browning Central) 4-11-2; Rob Parker (Atherstone) 3-13-4; Mark Godfrey (Browning Central) 3-5-10; Carl Bailey (Dams and Lock) 2-13-11.

Teams: Measham 24; Shakespeare Superteam 26; Dams and Lock 28; Browning Central and Atherstone both 36.

League: Shakespeare Superteam 6; Dams and Lock 12; Browning Central 16; Atherstone 20; Measham 21.

Elmbridge Fishery, Droitwich, Pheasant Pool, Sat. 15. Jim Russell (Elmbridge) 16-5-0, carp, poled corn, peg 37. John Pulley (Elmbridge) 13-0-0; Terry Butler (Elmbridge) 5-10-0.

Forest of Dean Christmas Match, Lightmoor Pool and Steam Mills Lake. Sun. 40. Lightmoor: John Beddis (RFODAC) 25-6-0, carp on pole and pinkies, peg 4; Rob Baldwin (RFODAC) 23-10-0; Chris Hughes (RFODAC) 23-6-0. Steam Mills: Mark Annis (RFODAC) 10-0-0, skimmers on straight lead and maggots, peg 16 on the deep section; Luke Burge (RFODAC) 8-10-0; Andy Grindle (RFODAC) 8-7-0.

Furnace Mill, Wyre, Bewdley, Worcestershire, Sun. Furnace and Mill Pools, 20. Mick Round (Old Dial AC) 53-2-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 36; Daz Randle (Mosella BC) 32-0-0; Dean Sheldon (Fosters) 31-15-0.

Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm. Shrewley, Warks, Mon. Canal Pool, 18. Dave Chapman (White Hart Coventry) 33-15-0, F1s, bream and roach, poled pellet over slop at 8m, peg 9,bonus peg £50.00. Chris Constable (Tunnel Barn Veterans)25-0-0; Wed. 17, House Pool 2. Wayne Ainsworth (Mid-City) 25-4-0, complete mixed species, poled white maggot at 7 and 10m, peg 9. Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 25-3-0; Tom Neale (Rutlanders) 13-12-0. Thurs. 42 Veterans, Canal and Club Pools. John Merchant (Quality Baits) 31-14-0, F1s, bream and roach, poled pellet at 13m, peg 24, Canal Pool. Roy Winferdale (Stirrup Cup) 27-12-0; John Hill (Tunnel Barn Veterans) 23-8-0; Ron Notley (Starlet Veterans) 16-8-0. Fri. 16, Jennys Pool.Wayne Sharp (King Fisher Angling Centre Redditch) 31-14-0, F1s and stockies, poled red maggot at 6 and 14 m, peg 26. Andy Jackson (Mosella) 28-4-0; Tom Neale (Rutlanders) 27-8-0.

Goodyear AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Rye Hill, Church Eaton, Staffordshire, Sun. 12. Bob Edgerton (Goodyear AC) 2-10-0, roach and gudgeon, poled squatt, peg 3; Steve Thomson (Goodyear AC) 2-0-3; Gus Godfrey (Goodyear AC) 1-1-12.

Hawkesbury Fishery, Bedworth, Warks, Sat. 14. Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 21-9-0, complete mixture, wagglered maggot, peg 37. Rolly Sturdy (Starlet Veterans/Hawkesbury) 19-8-0; Keith Walton (Hawkesbury) 18-0-0. Sun. 17. Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/ Gillette) 27-3-0, complete mixture, wagglered maggot, peg 42. Dave Ashdown (Hawkesbury) 25-15-0; Rolly Sturdy (Starlet Veterans/Hawkesbury) 20-7-0. Head to head wins for the ‘Cigar Chomping Farmer’.

Holgan Farm Christmas Festival, Llawhaden. Sun. 20. Ian Heaps (Holgan Farm) 125-11-0, carp and roach on pole and casters, peg on Match Lake; Clive Wright (Wolverhampton) 101-8-0; John Charlesworth (Swansea) 82-4-0.

Iffers League, final round. Hartleton Lake, Ross on Wye. Sun.22. Glyn Sherwood (Wye Angling) 17-14-0, eleven bream and a roach on groundbait feeder with corn and maggots at 45 yards, first peg in wood; Greg Roberts (Iffers) 12-12-0; Craig Brown (Iffers) 9-12-0. League: Glyn Sherwood 103 points; Wayne Meek 100; Mark Wellington 98.

Izaak Walton Fishery, Chebsey, Stafford, Wed. Top Pool, 8. Alastair Blakeman (Black Country Fisheries) 30-7-0,  carp, poled pellet and sweetcorn, peg 6; Ant Haywood (Bates Tackle) 20-2-0; Ray Young (Izaak Walton Fishery) 9-7-0; Neil Edwards (Meir and Longton Royal British Legion) 8-12-0. Sat. Top Pool 9. Andy Cleary (Northwood Inn) 26-3-0, carp, poled pellet and sweetcorn, peg 13; Neil Edwards( Meir and Longton Royal British Legion) 24-0-0; Paul Carnwell (Garbolino Bait Tech) 10-15-0; Alan Holmes (Stapeley Cudmore) 7-14-0. Sun. Bottom Pool, 8. Alan Millward (Trentside Tackle) 65-14-0, carp, poled pellet and sweetcorn, peg 18; Dave Coleman (Northwood Inn) 12-6-0; Robin Dale (Holts Tackle) 12-2-0; Clint Williams (Northwood Inn) 10-7-0.

King’s Pools, Shareshill, Staffordshire, Wed. Big Match Pool, 30. Rod Arnold (King’s Pools) 18-2-0, carp to 2 lb, poled pellet, peg 37; Mel Davies (King’s Pools) 7-7-0; Simon Richardson (Maver) 5-12-0. Sat. New Match and Carp Pools, 15; Terry Edwards (Swan Elite) 17-1-0, ten F1s to poled pinkie, peg 7 New Match: Nigel Ball (Mosella) 14-2-0; Jordan Hall (Allen’s Tackle) 8-9-0. Sun. New match and Carp Pools, 16. Tony Woollaston (Fatty’s Tackle) 28-9-0, F1s to 8 oz, poled pinkie, peg 17 New Match Pool; Wayne Mellings (Maver Midlands) 19-2-0; Jordan Hall (Allen’s Tackle) 13-3-0.

Lydney Christmas Fayre, Lydney Lake. Sat. 21. Colin Stevens (Lydney) 22-4-0, nine bream on groundbait feeder with maggots, peg 29; Paul Grindle (Lydney) 10-3-0; Pete Haddock (Lydney) 9-11-0; Phil Davies (Lydney) 9-9-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worc’s, Silver Pool, Tues. 17. Clive Wright (Mosella) 49-0-0, F1s, poled pellet at 6m, peg 6. Dave Highfield (Moorlands) 34-0-0; Karl Haywood (Moorlands) 16-0-0. Wed. 16 over 50’s, Bank and Meadow Pools. Dave Williams (Halesowen Royal British Legion) 30-6-0, 4 carp, straight lead and pellet, peg 5, Bank Pool. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 20-0-0; Pete Mace (Moorlands) 16-5-0. Sat. 24, Bank, Moors and Island Pools. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 37-1-0, 8 carp, wagglered corn, peg 8, Bank Pool. Mick Lutwytch (Fosters) 22-12-0; Dave Jordon (Fosters) 22-9-0. Sun. 29, Bank, Moors and Island Pools. Rob Wilson (Allens Tackle) 56-0-0, carp, wagglered corn, peg 13, Island Pool. Mick Henshall (Fosters) 51-5-0; Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 37-4-0; Colin Pace (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 23-10-0.

Mosella Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington. Island Pool. Wed. 12. Mark Russell (Banbury Gunsmiths) 96-4-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 4. John Glegg (Rexal Angling Club) 46-12-0; Gary Clarke (Smithys Tackle) 40-4-0. Thurs. 12, Island Pool. Steve beard (Brewery Angling Club) 75-12-0, crp, groundbait feeder, peg 12. Tery Arnold (Swindon) 51-8-0; Rich Hoskins (daiwa Gordon League) 46-12-0.

Newport Christmas Fayre, Woodstock Pond and School Pool. Sat. 47. Matt Morgan (Blackwood) 60-1-0, F1s on waggler and pellets to the lily pads, peg 48 on School Pool; Bob Giles (Cefn Fforest) 56-8-0; Chris Hall (Swansea) 41-2-0; Howard Green (Green’s Tackle) 40-0-0; Rob Wiltshire (Caerphilly) 35-2-0; Mitchell Weaver (Newport) 32-10-0.

Patshull Park, Pattingham, Shropshire, Sun. Great Lake, 12. Duncan Biddle (Rod and Gun) 11-2-0, roach, poled caster, peg 28; Trevor Hope (Rod and Gun) 10-4-0; Steve Preece (M & S Joinery) 7-8-0.

Poole Hall Fishery, Alveley, Salop, Cuckoo Pool, Sun. 12. Alan Goode (Stevens Tackle) 24-8-0, Mixed silvers, poled meat and corn, peg 18. Roy Arnold (Poole Hall) 10-14-0; Brian Wakelin (Poole Hall) and Barry Robbins (Poole Hall) both 6-8-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Salop, Hawthorn Pool, Mon. 10. Keith Powell (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 22-0-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 7. Eric Bancroft (Rod and Gun) 19-6-0; Godfrey Wood (Maver Total Angling) 17-0-0. Wed. 10, Ash, Middle and Beech Pools. Colin Wozak (Telford) 56-15-0, carp to 4lb, straight lead and maggot, peg 16, Ash Pool. Pete Ricketts (New Willenhall) 31-11-0; Keith Powell (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 31-7-0. Sun. 24, Ash, Beech and Hawthorn Pools. Graham Roberts (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 49-13-0, carp, poled maggot and pellet at 4 and 10m, peg 14, Ash Pool. Mick Jameson (Mid-Leisure) 40-13-0; Tim Probert (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 32-13-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcestershire, Tues. Arles Pool, 18. Steve Wilson (Midland Bears) 66-12-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet and maggot, peg 23; Jim Greenaway (Dudley Bait and Tackle) 31-0-0; John Dickens (Fiery Holes AC) 21-0-0; L. Jones (Woodlands) 13-4-0. Sat. Ghost Pool, 15. P. Hodge (Woodlands) 39-12-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 6; K. Turner (Woodlands) 29-8-0; J. Stone (Woodlands) 13-8-0; G. Kirkham (Browning Spa MG) 13-6-0. Sat. Winter League, Deans, High and Arles Pools, 40. Chris Cameron (Mosella) 39-8-0, carp, poled pellet, peg Deans 38; T. Thorne (Frenzee) 29-0-0; Grant Albutt (Garbolino) 28-4-0; P. Croxford (West Midlands Police) 27-14-0. Teams: Maver Midlands 1; Four Stars 2; Mosella Wolves 3. League: Maver Midlands 7; Four Stars 11; Mosella Wolves 19. Sun. Arles Pool, 20. Steve Wilson (Midland Bears) 38-8-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 6; D. Fisher (Woodlands) 34-5-0; Pete Bailey (Maver Gold) 17-10-0; Simon Nickless (Saints) 17-0-0.

Sirhowy, Cefn Mably Lakes. Sun. 20. Alan Davies (Trealaw) 109-9-0, carp and bream on 6m pole and maggots, peg 12 between the islands on Bridge Pool; Nigel Morris (Neath) 94-7-0; Graham Davies (Merthyr) 73-2-0; Brian Protheroe (Merthyr) 66-0-0.

Stirrup Cup, Birmingham-Fazeley Canal, Curdworth, Birmingham, Sun. 21. Glen Morris (Stirrup Cup) 6-15-0, roach to 8 oz, poled caster, peg 51; Dave Sheaf (Black Country Tackle) 5-9-8; Graham Massey (Dams and Lock) 4-7-4; Andy Finsom (Stirrup Cup) 3-13-4; Alan Wright (Long Eaton Federation) 3-8-4.

Walsall Arboretum Winter League, Round Three, Hatherton Lake, Walsall, West Midlands, Sun. 15. Norman Carpenter (Walsall) 8-9-0, roach to feeder fished bread, peg 6; Mark Greening (Streetley) 4-0-0; Dave Gough (Walsall) 2-1-0; Kevin Edwards (Jessar AC) 1-4-0; Kevin Walters (Pelsall) 1-3-0. League: Norman Carpenter 75; Kevin Edwards (Jessar AC) and Dave Gough (Walsall) both 68.

Wassel Grove Winter League, Hagley, Stourbridge, West Midlands, Sat. Match Pool, 16. Sam Parker (Club 2000) 36-6-0, small carp and F1s, poled meat, peg 16; Andy Gorton (Club 2000) 21-1-0; Terry Homer (Wassel Grove) 18-10-0; Paul Hadlington (Beech Tree Miners) 14-2-0; Sean Smith (Club 2000) 8-4-0; John Bate (Wassel Grove) 7-12-0. League: Phil Cobb (Club 2000) 6; Terry Hope (Wassel Grove) 8; Sam Parker (Club 2000) 10; Sean Smith (Club 2000) and Paul Hadlington (Beech Tree Miners) both 11.

The best venues - and a new carp bait that match anglers are getting on to - all in this week's Angler's Mail.