West Midlands Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for December 3/4, 2011.

* Hereford Winter League, round 5, River Wye at Belmont. Sun. 66. Danny Baker (Wizards) 38-4-0, six barbel and two chub on feeder and maggots from peg 39; Hadrian Whittle (Woody’s) 14-7-0; Lee Pritchard (Woody’s) 11-6-0; Nigel Davies (Shakespeare) 10-6-0; Phil Bufton (Academy) 10-4-0; Colin Harvey (Dave Harrell Angling) 9-2-0. Teams: Wizards 57 points; Woody’s 49; Shakespeare 45; Dave Harrell Angling 42. League: Wizards 47 points; Woody’s 43; Dave Harrell Angling 40; Shakespeare and Fox Match both 39 points.

* Packington Somers, Gearys Level, Little Gearys and Gratuities Pools, Sun. 51. Steve White (Kobra Feeders) 38-12-0, carp, alternated Method and meat and poled pellet, peg 7, Gearys Level; Lee Richards (Packington/Top Fours) 31-4-0; Glen Maxwell (Packington) 27-3-0; Simon Christian (Fosters) 26-8-0; Steve Edwards (Packington) 25-14-0; Roy Beasley (Packington) 25-3-0.

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Aberglais Fur and Feather, Turley Court. Sat. Nick Lane (Merthyr) 97-7-0, carp on groundbait feeder and pellets to the island from peg on deep side; Graham Davies (Cefn Coed) 57-11-0; Colin Rees (Merthyr) 47-0-0.

Angling Trust Warwickshire Winter League Practise, Coventry Canal, Atherstone, Warwickshire. Darren Massey (Shakespeare) 9-6-0, two chub for 5 lb, a 1 lb perch and small fish, chopped worm and caster plus bloodworm and joker, peg 27 overflow; Jason Cunningham (Shakespeare Superteam) 8-8-12; Ant South (Dams and Lock) 5-1-0; Steve Woollard (Fox Match, Dynamite Trentmen) 4-8-8; Matt Hodgetts (Measham) 4-1-0; Darren Lewis (Shakespeare Superteam) 3-5-3.

Beechdale AC, Solhampton Fisheries, Solhampton, Worcestershire, Sun. 12. Dave Ball (Beechdale AC) 56-10-0, carp to 6 lb, poled pellet, peg 8; Linden Pickett (Beechdale AC) 34-8-0; John Bradley (Beechdale AC) 34-6-0.

Bilston Angling Centre Individual League, Shropshire Union Canal, Brewood, Staffordshire, Wed. Round Four, 30. Ian Hingley (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 3-14-0, roach and gudgeon, poled squatt; Steve Cope (Four Ashes Bread Experts) 3-13-9; John Hall (Bilston Angling Centre) 3-8-10; Paul Turner (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 2-10-11; Stan Ward (Bilston Angling Centre Veterans) 2-7-9; Steve Broome (Dudley Bait and Tackle) 2-5-9.

Blackfords Progressive, Calf Heath Reservoir, Calf Heath, Staffordshire, Sat. 29. Dave Shaw (Method Only) and gavin Harris (Blackfords Progressive) both 18-15-0, both bream to metod feeder and maggot, pegs 78 and 75 respectively; Steve Preece (M & S Joinery) 18-9-0.

Buckley Over-55s, Trap Pool. Thurs. 8. Pete Evans (Buckley) 6-6-0, perch on worms at 3m, peg 8; Brian Plumridge (Buckley) 4-15-0.

Cardiff Nomads, Cefn Mably Lakes. Sat.10. Shaun Wilson (Trethomas) 46-7-0, carp on chopped worm in margins, peg by car park on Match Lake; Richard Candy (Cardiff Nomads) 42-0-0; Clive Roberts (Cardiff Nomads) 34-8-0.

Cradley Heath Labour, Staffs-Worcester Canal, Hinksford, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, Sun. 15. Gary Mason (Cradley Heath Labour) 7-5-0, roach and gudgeon, poled bread punch, peg 1; Brian Smith (Cradley Heath Labour) 4-12-0; John Billingham (Cradley Heath Labour) 4-11-0.

Elmbridge Fishery, Droitwich, Heron Pool, Thurs. 17. Roy Bayliss (Hazelwell) 37-10-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 28. Trevor Burton (Baggeridge Brick Angling Club/Elmbridge) 25-8-0; Phil Southgate (Elmbridge) 24-8-0. Sat. 20, Pheasant Pool. Roy Richardson (Swan Angling Club) 80-6-0, carp, poled corn, peg 37. Andrew Danks (Redstone) 77-8-0; Pete Ricketts (New Willenhall) 68-10-0. Sun. 17, Peacock Pool. Simon Richardson (Maver Total Angling) 66-10-0, carp, poled corn, peg 4. George Butler (Phoenix) 34-8-0; Jim Russell (Elmbridge) 28-8-0.

Forest of Dean, Stem Mills Lake, Cinderford. Sun. 20. Bernie Fraser (RFODAC) 12-6-0, six skimmers with roach on small feeder then straight lead with maggots, peg 20 at the deep end; Mike Shields (RFODAC) 7-9-0; Dennis Sherwood (Wye Angling) 4-14-0; Luke Burge (RFODAC) 3-9-0.  

Furnace Mill Fishery, Wyre, Bewdley, Worcestershire, Sun. Mucky Meadow and Furnace, 16. Chris Bradney (Furnace Mill) 49-12-0, carp to 7 lb, poled pellet and maggot, peg 2 Furnace: Iwan Mills (Robin’s Timber) 42-0-0; Daz Randle (JP Tackle) 35-9-0.

Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks, Club Pool, Mon. 18. Chris Constable (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 55-13-0, F1s, F2’s, bream and barbel, poled pellet over slop at 7m, peg 13. Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 36-3-0; Alan Darling (Kingfisher Angling Centre Redditch) 31-14-0. Wed. 17, New Pool. Craig Elkin (Fox Match) 42-4-0, F1s, poled pellet over slop at 7m, peg 14. Pete Rice (Bag Em Baits) 36-9-0; Steve Barroclough (Frenzee) 27-14-0. Thurs. 48 Veterans, Jennys, Club and Canal Pools. John Merchant (Quality Baits) 73-11-0, F1s, barbel, bream and tench, poled pellet at 8m, peg 23, Jennys Pool. Dave Waldron (Starlet Veterans) 52-5-0; Tony McQuire (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 41-12-0; Chris Haille (Meadowlands Veterans) 39-1-0. Fri. 18, Canal Pool. Pete Rice (Bag Em Baits) 71-14-0, stockies and F1s, poled white maggot at 5m, peg 17. Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 57-3-0; Steve Pointon (Maver) 43-9-0. Sat. 27, New Pool. Brian Greenbury (ABU) 49-0-0, inc 9-0-0 ghostie plus F1s, poled pellet over micro pellet at 7 and 8m down the edge, peg 7. Pete Rice (Bag Em Baits) 48-4-0; Steve Ringer (Daiwa/Guru) 43-3-0; Paul Caswell (Redditch Up In Arms) 37-12-0. Sun. 32, House Pool 2. Stu Palser (Banbury Gunsmiths) 49-8-0, F1s, poled pellet at 14.5m, peg 9. John Stockton (Barford Angling Club) 47-15-0; Pete Caton (Dynamite Baits/Banbury Gunsmiths) 46-12-0; Rob Avery (Kingfisher Angling Centre Redditch) 44-8-0.

Glamorgan Christmas Fare, Troes Pond, Bridgend. Sun.22. Dean Jay (Dinas Powys) 39-0-0, two tench with skimmers on long pole and pellets, peg at edge of bay; Russell Palmer (Cardiff) 30-4-0; Robert Michael (Cardiff) 28-6-0.

Goodyear AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Rye Hill, Church Eaton, Staffordshire, Sun. 10. Bob Edgerton (Goodyear AC) 4-0-0, roach and gudgeon, poled squatt, peg 3; Steve Thomson (Goodyear AC) 2-12-0; Colin Upton (Goodyear AC) 2-10-15.

Hawkesbury Fishery, Bedworth, Warks, Sat. 14. Keith Walton (Hawkesbury) 26-0-0, carp, poled meat and corn, peg 46. Dave Holton (Hawkesbury) 24-8-0; James Rock (Army) 24-5-0. Sun. 21. Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 39-8-0, carp, wagglered maggot, peg 34. Charlie Merritt (Hawkesbury) 28-14-0; Dennis Lutwytch (Hawkesbury) 27-7-0.

Hodnet AC Open, Plewes Pool, Hodnet, Shropshire, Sun. 10. Ian Ellis (Hodnet AC) 8-14-8, three bream and small fish, poled worm and maggot, peg 4; Bob Parrish (Hodnet AC) 6-14-12; Ian Watson (Hodnet AC) 5-4-8.

Izaak Walton Fishery, Chebsey, Stafford, Staffordshire, Sat. Canal and Middle Pools, 12. Neil Edwards (Meir and Longton Royal British Legion) 18-14-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet, Middle 14; Tony Burt (Dolphin Tackle) 16-14-0; Ted Ecclestone (Izaak Walton Fishery) 16-13-0; Pete Holmes (Stapeley Cudmore) 12-2-0. Sun. Top, Middle and Bottom Pool, 16. Carl Moon (Frenzee) 58-13-0, carp, poled sweetcorn and pellet, Top Pool 6; Paul Smith (Northwood Inn) 39-11-0; Dave Coleman (Northwood Inn) 35-8-0; Alex Dawson (Izaak Walton Fishery) 30-6-0.

King’s Pools, Shareshill, Staffordshire, Wed. Carp Pool, 11. John Cockayne (Maver) 20-4-0, F1s to 2 lb, poled pellet, peg 3; George Reynolds (King’s Pools) 19-8-0; Mel Davis (King’s Pools) 14-10-0. Sat. Big Match Pool, 22. Mattie Stockton (Mosella) 33-4-0, carp and F1s to 2 lb, poled maggot, peg 21; Keith Williams (King’s Pools) 24-12-0; David Gray (Allen’s tackle) 22-9-0. Sun. New Match and carp Pools, 20. Terry Edwards (Swan Elite) 46-3-0, carp to 3 lb, poled maggot, Carp Pool 19; Gary Gollins (Swan Elite) 38-15-0; Wayne Mellings (Maver Midlands) 32-12-0.

Kobra Feeders, Dynamite Baits Makins, Wolvey, Warks, Lake 2, Wed. 20. Bill Knight (Tackle Shack) 53-12-0, carp, straight lead and pellet, peg A20. Geoff Ringer (Ringer Baits) 17-14-0; Phil Hull (Lanes Baits) 17-10-0. Thurs. 22, Lizard Pool. Matt Hall (All Seasons Angling) 60-0-0 carp and roach, poled pellet, peg 19. Terry Phillips (Attleborough Sports) 50-12-0; Dave Kent (Long Eaton Victoria) 40-6-0.

Marks Fishing Tackle, River Severn, Stourport-on-Severn, Worcestershire, Wed. 24. Mick Perry (Tipton) five bream to 6 lb 6 oz, feeder and worm, peg 75; Pete Morris (Bromsgrove) 6-8-0; Mal Galliers (Bromsgrove) 5-8-0; Steve Pierpoint (Birmingham) 3-3-0; Ian Winter (Preston Innovations) 3-1-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcs, Rover, all Pools, Tues. 15. Dave Powell (Phoenix) 42-12-0, carp, pellet feeder, peg 54, Meadow Pool. George Reynolds (Kings Pools) 35-14-0; Karl Haywood (Moorlands) 23-0-0. Wed. 18 over 50’s, Moors and Island Pools. Dave Williams (Halesowen Royal British Legion) 51-4-0, carp, poled pellet at 13m, peg 9, Moors Pool. Matt Djukic (Shimano) 41-7-0; Dave Johnson (Club 2000) 36-4-0. Thurs. 22, Silver Pool. Paul Foster (Starlet Veterans) 45-0-0, F1s, poled pellet at 4, peg 32. Martin Lefevre (Moorlands Gold) 43-11-0; Colin Mathews (Stourport) 39-5-0. Sat. 22, Silver and Middle Pools. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 62-1-0, F1s, poled pellet at 10m, peg 27, Silver Pool. Clive Wright (Mosella) 61-12-0; Mick Lutwytch (Fosters) 41-8-0. Sun. 30, Meadow and Island Pools. Jason Evans (Browning Spa) 81-14-0, carp, straight lead and corn, peg 7, Meadow Pool. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 59-6-0; Dave Highfield (Moorlands) 49-4-0; Colin Pace (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 42-5-0.

Mosella Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Island Pool, Thurs. 15. Paul Alder (Mill House Angling) 74-4-0, carp, Method and pellet, peg 3. Anthony Levton (Manor Farm Leisure) 56-12-0; Derrick Hillier (Swindon) 50-0-0. Sun. 15, Island Pool. Mark Russell (Banbury Gunsmiths) 86-14-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 7. Rich Hoskins (Daiwa Gordon League) 86-2-0; Mark Hemming (Lodge Park) 73-8-0.

Newport, Woodstock Pond. Sun.12. Matt Morgan (Blackwood) 33-0-0, carp and bream on long pole and pellets, peg 38 by car park; Nick Jones (Pontypool) 24-8-0; Nicky Bevan (Newport) 21-15-0; Phil Weaver (Newport) 21-0-0.

Packington Somers, Meriden, Warks, Little Gearys, Wed. 20. Ms Suzi Smith (Kobra Feeders) 18-11-0, F1s, Method and meat, peg 27. Steve White (Kobra Feeders) 16-11-0; Steve Edwards (Packington) 16-6-0. Sat. 25, Gearys Level. John Johnson (Youngs Tunnel Barn Farm) 85-4-0, carp, straight lead and bread, peg 17. Max Higgott (Rods and Reels) 62-8-0; Geoff Ringer (Ringer Baits) 56-14-0.

Patshull Park, Pattingham, Shropshire, Sun. 13. Paul Bucknell (Little Dawley) 15-8-0, skimmers to 12 oz, poled maggot, peg 27; Duncan Biddle (Rod and Gun) 13-10-0; John Portman (Rod and Gun) 10-8-0.

Port Talbot Docks, West Glamorgan. Sun. 20. Sean Parsons (Cardiff Nomads) 22-6-0, skimmers on groundbait feeder with maggots and corn, peg 13 on day ticket bank; Jeff Clarke (Glamorgan Rebels) 22-1-0; Mal Entwhistle (Glamorgan Rebels) 20-7-0; Gerald Parker (Swansea) 18-12-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Salop, Willows Pool, Mon. 10. Ian Hughes (Drennan North West) 41-13-0, carp to 5 lb, pellet feeder, peg 7. Eric Bancroft (Rod and Gun) 30-4-0; Keith Powell (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 27-10-0. Wed. 26, Ash, Beech and Hawthorn Pools. Rino Stanko (Oakengates Angling Centre) 46-13-0, carp to 4lb, poled pellet at 13m, peg 14, Ash Pool. Matt Stobbs (Oakengates Angling Centre) 38-13-0; John Wild (Stafford) 38-12-0. Thurs. 10, Hawthorn, Middle and Deepdale Pools. Carl Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 68-8-0, carp to 5lb, poled pellet to the paddles, peg 1, Hawthorn Pool. Dave Barnard (Rod and Gun) 52-8-0; Eric Bancroft (Rod and Gun) 49-0-0. Sat. 16, Ash and Beech Pools. Andy Bayliss Kyte (Maver/Sonu) 39-4-0, carp to 5lb, poled pellet at 5m, peg 32, Beech Pool. Alan Naylor (Oakengates Angling Centre) 36-2-0; Howard Williams (Weston Pools) 35-15-0. Sun. 10, Sycamore Pool. Phil Rhodes (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 54-11-0, carp to 5lb and barbel to 2lb, poled pellet at 8m, peg 6. Howard Williams (Weston Pools) 35-15-0; Richard Duke (Bridgnorth Angling Society) 34-10-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcestershire, Tues. High Pool, 18. Steve Wilson (Midland Bears) 73-0-0, carp to 8 lb, poled pellet, peg 14; P. Bishop (Woodlands) 59-0-0; Paul Webley (Midland Bears) 37-0-0; W. Burton (midland Bears) 33-8-0. Sat. Deans Pool, 22. Les Thompson (Matrix) 108-8-0, carp to 10 lb, poled pellet, peg 48; P. Hodge (Woodlands) 57-0-0; Paul Sibley (Mosella) 49-0-0; Ian White (Woodlands) 46-8-0. Sun. Clubman League, Round Three, deans, High and Arles pools, 40. Paul Sibley (Mosella Wolves) 65-5-0, carp, poled pellet, Deans 48; Mark Westley (Alan’s Tackle, Worcester) 61-8-0; Pete Bailey (Maver Gold) 40-6-0; D. Martin (Haines Tackle) 37-9-0; P. Wedge (Mosella Wolves) 35-13-0. Teams: Mosella Wolves 1; Haines Angling 2; Alan’s tackle, Worcester 3.

League: Haines Angling 6; Mosella Wolves 10; Alan’s Tackle, Worcester 11.

Redhill Fishery, Monmouth. Pole-only. Wed. 12. Howard Green (Green’s Tackle) 98-4-0, carp on pole and pellets close in, peg 4 on Sophie’s Pond; Chris Shepherd (Cwmcelyn) 80-4-0; Dwayne Boyle (Oakdale) 74-8-0.

Sirhowy, Staunton Court. Sun. 18. Mike Yandle (Tredegar) 130-2-0, carp to 8lb on pole and pellets fished to the jetty, peg 1; Nigel Morris (Neath) 90-10-0; Luke Sorokin (Swansea) 88-8-0; Graham Davies (Merthyr) 84-0-0.

Spencer Works, Redhill Fishery. Sat. 25. Phil Weaver (Newport) 86-10-0, carp on pole and pellets in the margins, peg 3 on Sophie’s Pond; Alan Davies (Trealaw) 55-2-0; Mark Guerra (Newport) 54-4-0; Andy Price (Newport) 42-13-0.

Stirrup Cup, Birmingham –Fazeley Canal, Curdworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, Sun. 18. Sam Lewis (Three Ems) 4-0-12, skimmers to 8 oz, roach and perch, poled squatt, peg 2; Dave Freestone (Three Ems) 3-9-12; Dave Sheaf (Black Country Tackle) 3-0-0; Graham Massey (Dams & Lock) 2-13-8; Gary Ward (Dudley Bait and Tackle) 2-5-12; Alan Newman (Stirrup Cup) 1-13-0.

Wassel Grove Fishery, Hagley, Stourbridge, West Midlands, Sat. Winter League, Round Five, Match Pool, 16. Phil Cobb (Club 2000) 42-2-0, all F1s to 1 lb 8 oz, poled pellet; Paul Hadlington (Beech Tree Miners) 26-7-0; John Bate (Wassel Grove) 14-14-0; Terry Homer (Club 2000) 14-5-0; Chris Bills (Wassel Grove) 10-13-0.

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