West Midlands Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for January 21/22 2012.

* Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm WL, House Pools 1 and 2, New and Club Pools, Sat. 84. Andy Moores (Garbolino Bag ‘Em Baits) 77-1-0, F1s, poled pellet, peg 21, House Pool 2; Matt Stockton (Neaths Four) 73-3-0; Jon Arthur (Matchfishing Drawbags) 65-8-0; Steve Ringer (Matchfishing Drawbags) 65-3-0; Shaun Huggins (ABU) 63-4-0; Jason Redgrave (Mosella Banks and Burr) 59-2-0.

Teams: Matchfishing Drawbags 74; Banbury Gunsmiths and MCM both 64; ABU 61; Chambers Champs 57; Garbolino Bag Em Baits) 52.

League: Banbury Gunsmiths 471; Barston 409; ABU 383; Matchfishing Drawbags 377; MCM 365; Fox Guru 335.


Bag ‘Em Baits Individual Silver League, Dog Lane Fishery, Napton, Warks, Sun. 30, Round 3. Dave West (Daventry Angling Club) 11-2-12, perch and orfe, poled worm, peg 8; Rob Cash (Rugby Tackle) 8-5-0; Keith Taylor (Greys) 7-12-12.

Bilston Angling Centre, Shropshire Union Canal, Pendeford, Wolverhampton, Wed. 15. Paul Turner (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 9-0-0, roach, poled caster, peg 1; Dennis Sumner (Bilston Angling Centre Veterans) 4-4-0; Bruce Birch (Four Ashes Confederates) 4-0-0. Sun. Individual Winter League, Shropshire Union Canal, Brewood, 27. Tommy Cross (Bilston Angling Centre) 7-1-8, roach and skimmers, poled punched bread, peg 15; Paul turner (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 6-5-8; John Hall (Bilston Angling Centre) 5-11-0; Sam Rushton (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 4-15-0; Steve Cope (Four Ashes Confederates) 4-13-10; George Davies (Bilston Angling Centre) 4-11-4.

Bishops Bowl Fishery, Winter League Pairs, Sun. Round One, Match Pool, 20. Simon Cordingley (Ringers Baits) 30-12-0, carp, poled pellet; Andy Poole (Chiltern Baits) 27-0-0; Chris Alcock (Bishops Bowl) 21-0-0; Geoff Ringer (Ringers Baits) 20-0-0; Pete Gowan (Banbury Gunsmiths) 16-5-0; Shaun Smart (Bishops Bowl) 15-4-0. Winning Pair: Simon Cordingley/Geoff Ringer (Ringers Baits) 5 points.

Blackfords Progressive, Kingswood Lake, Cannock, Staffordshire, Sat. 19. John Burns (Blackfords Progressive) 33-9-0, bream and skimmers, feeder fished maggot, peg 27; Chris Brown (Mansfield) 31-10-0; Dave Ridgway (Shifnal) Shane Hodgkinson (JCB) 24-14-0; Ian Davies (Blackfords Progressive) 16-4-0.

Bridgnorth AS, Severn, Linley Bank, Sun. 24, 8 teams of three, 3rd round. Dave Windwood (Bridgnorth AS) 38-0-0, 8 barbel, straight lead and past, peg 12. Richard Duke (Bridgnorth AS) 7-6-0; Jez Williams (3 D’s) 5-1-0; Dave Haywood (Bridgnorth AS) 4-13-0. Teams: Bridgnorth AS 26; 3 D’s 21; Bell Otters and Riverside both 17. League: Bridgnorth As 53; 3 D’s and Riverside both 45; Bronze Maggot 14.

Coventry Canal Winter League, Coventry Canal, Coventry, Warwickshire, Sun. Round Two, 36. Darren Bolton (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 12-8-12, all roach to 8 oz, poled bloodworm and joker, peg 13; Darren Lewis (Shakespeare Superteam) 7-13-0; Colin Wise (Measham) 6-1-12; Paul Bostock (Attleborough) 5-13-0; Pete Cuddy (Maid of the Mill) 5-3-4; Jason Cunningham (Shakespeare Superteam) 4-15-0. Teams: Maid of the Mill 11; Dams and Lock B and Measham both 13; Shakespeare Superteam 14; Dams and Lock A and Notts AA both 22. League: Shakespeare Superteam 21; Dams and Lock A 32; Measham and Maid of the Mill both 36; Browning Central 37; Notts AA 42.

Docklow Pools, Leominster, Herefordshire, Farmer Jacks Pool, Sat. 15. Steve Greaves (Docklow) 79-9-0, mixed, poled maggot and caster, peg 43. Pam Mason (Hereford) 68-8-0; Phil Mason (Hereford) 54-9-0; Martin Porter (Hereford) 31-8-0. Sun. 14, Match Pool. Phil Mason (Hereford) 37-7-0, mixed, poled maggot and caster, peg 22. Tony Doyle (Hereford) 35-14-0; Steve Todd (York) 33-14-0.

Dog Lane Fishery, Napton, Warks, Match Pool, Sun. 30. Dave West (Daventry Angling Club) 11-2-12, perch and orfe, poled worm, peg 8. Rob Cash (Rugby Tackle) 8-5-0; Keith Taylor (Greys) 7-12-12.

Dynamite Makins, Kobra Affordables, Phase Three, Thames Pool, 15. Wendell Ward (Best Baits) 29-2-0, four carp to 5 lb plus stockies and skimmers, poled pellet or bread, peg 13; Gary Coton (Sutton Coldfield) 22-14-0; Charlie Shaw (Fishermania) 12-0-0; John Adamson (Kobra Feeders) 8-10-0; Phil Hull (Lanes Bait and Tackle) 4-10-0. Thurs, Phase Two, Paddock Pool, 17. David Kent (Long Eaton Victoria Angling Society) 15-10-0, stockies to poled sweetcorn, roach to caster, peg 4; Phil Hull (Lanes Bait and Tackle) and Kevin Orr (All Seasons Angling) both 12-4-0; John Adamson (Kobra Feeders) 9-6-0.

Elmbridge Fishery, Droitwich, Heron Pool, Thurs. 16. Sid Toroni (Maver Solihull Angling Centre) 37-8-0, carp, poled corn, peg 28. Alan Fleet (Taveners) 37-0-0; Terry Britton (Austin Sports Angling Club) 31-0-0. Sat. 16, Heron Pool. Alan Mason (Elmbridge) 68-6-0, carp, poled corn, peg 28. Jim Russell (Elmbridge) 55-10-0; Terry Butler (Pro-Line Wednesbury) 33-8-0. Sun. 16, Heron Pool. Jim Russell (Elmbridge) 77-4-0, carp, wagglered corn, peg 26. Pete Ricketts (New Willenhall) 63-8-0; Terry Butler (Pro-Line Wednesbury) 62-4-0.

Furnace Mill, Wyre, Bewdley, Worcestershire, Sun. Mucky Meadow and Furnace Pool, 13. Chris Bradney (Steven’s Tackle) 65-14-0, carp to 17 lb 6 oz, poled pellet, peg 38; Paul Evans (Furnace Mill) 45-10-0; Iwan Mills (Robin’s Timber) 39-0-0.

Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks, House Pool 2, Mon. 19. Tom Neale (Rutlanders) 44-6-0, carp, bream and F1s, poled pellet at 10m, peg 39. Steve Birch (Northfields) 32-12-0; Phil Moore (Litchfield) 32-12-0; Roy winferdale (Stirrup Cup) 31-9-0. Wed. 21, New Pool. Richard Knowles (MCM) 46-11-0, F1s, bream,roach and perch, poled maggot at 8m to the island, peg 35. Andy Searle (Middy) 45-10-0; Wayne Ainsworth (Mid-City) 34-4-0; Pete Rice (Bag Em Baits) 32-2-0. Thurs. 48 Veterans, New Pool and House Pool 2. John Eales (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 42-9-0, F1s, bream and tench, poled pellet at 12m to the island, peg 38, House Pool 2. Chris Constable (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 35-8-0; Alan Robinson (Starlet Veterans) 35-4-0; John Davenport (Starlet Veterans) 34-2-0. Fri. 18, Jennys Pool. Chris Newton (Smithys Tackle) 47-14-0, F1s and stockies, poled maggot at 12m to the island, peg 11. Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 37-5-0; Andy Jackson (Mosella) 35-3-0; John Newton (Smithys Tackle) 30-1-0. Sun. 30, New Pool and House Pool 2. Paul Bick (Shakespeare) 51-9-0, F1s, skimmers and roach, poled pellet at 7m, peg 24, House Pool 2. Steve Conway (Litchfield) 50-0-0; Stu Palser (Banbury Gunsmiths) 45-1-0; Matt Hall (Sensas Nottingham) 44-11-0.

Goodyear AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Rye Hill, Church Eaton, Staffordshire, Sun. 13. Joe Hewitt (Goodyear AC) 4-11-0, roach and perch, poled pinkie and maggot, peg 11; Colin Upton (Goodyear AC) 3-7-11; Malcolm Bethell (Goodyear AC) 3-7-0; John Hunter (Goodyear AC) 3-5-6.

Hawkesbury Fishery, Bedworth, Warks, Sat. 14. Rolly Sturdy (Starlet Veterans/Hawkesbury) 36-12-0, mixed, poled pellet, peg 17. Paul Reynolds (Hawkesbury) 25-11-0; James Rock (Army) 24-5-0. Sun. 18. George Cairnes (Hawkesbury/Kodak) 43-12-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 22. Rolly Sturdy (Starlet Veterans/Hawkesbury) 41-11-0; Gary Saunders (Hawkesbury) 31-9-0.

Hereford Open, River Wye at Belmont. Sun. 37. Hadrian Whittle (Starlets) 41-10-0, around 1,500 bleak on whip and maggots, peg 64 on left bank by rowing club; Ian Winter (D H Angling) 26-11-0; Phil Maizonnier (Tewkesbury) 24-2-0; Richard Candy (Cardiff Nomads) 22-1-0; Martin Challenger (Cwmbran) 20-5-0; Andrew Murphy (Ebbw Vale).

Izaak Walton Fishery, Chebsey, Stafford, Sat. 16. Shaun Armstrong (Colmic) 61-13-0, carp, poled maggot and pellet, Middle Pool 16; Andy Cleary (Northwood Inn) 47-11-0; Chris Newton (Dolphin Tackle) 38-6-0; Dean Lockett (Stoke-on-Trent) 37-13-0. Sun. Top and Middle Pools, 12. Chris Newton (Dolphin Tackle) 21-11-0, carp and silvers, poled maggot, peg 19; Jamie Burt (Dolphin Tackle) 12-10-0; Andy Cleary (Northwood Inn) 12-4-0; Clint Williams (Northwood Inn) 11-0-0.

King’s Pools, Shareshill, Staffordshire, Wed. Syndicate Pool, 12. Gary Hall (Allen’s Tackle) 8-9-0, two carp, one bream, poled pellet, peg 8; Alwyn Morton (Willenhall AC) 7-2-0. Sat. Big Match Pool, 15. Jordan Hall (Allen’s Tackle) 36-4-0, F1s and carp, poled dead maggot, peg 23; Darren Bell (Willenhall AC) and John Bridgwood (Swan AC) both 28-1-0. Sun. Big Match and New Match Pools, 18. gary Steele (Short Heath Starlets) 39-10-0, F1s to 12 oz, poled pellet, peg 37 big Match; Mattie Stockton (Maver Tipton/Bait Tech) 27-9-0; Richard Noakes (Allen’s Tackle) 25-6-0.

Maver Larford Fisheries, Larford, near Stourport, Worcestershire, Sat. Classic Qualifier, Match Lake, 22. Chris Cameron (Mosella) 98-1-0, carp and F1s, poled pellet and straight bomb and pellet, peg 16; Daniel Driscoll (Spencer Works) 74-10-0; Simon Harris (Maver Larford) 51-8-0; Wayne Mellings (Maver Midlands) 50-15-0. Qualifiers: Chris Cameron (Mosella) and Daniel Driscoll (Spencer Works). Sun. Classic Qualifier, Specimen Lake, 30. Des Shipp (Preston Innovations) 86-7-0. 53 lbs of bream to tip and dead red maggot, then carp to poled pellet and maggot, peg 80; Rob Wiltshire (Cwymbran Nobblers) 23-8-0; Darren Cox (Garbolino) 20-14-0; Simon Fry (Kamasan Starlets), Curtis Tranter (Maver Larford) and Anthony Perkins (Maver Larford) all 19-12-0. Qualifiers: Des Shipp (Preston Innovations) and Darren Cox (Garbolino).

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcs, Rover, all Pools, Tues. Andy Grimes (Marks Tackle) 39-8-0, carp, poled maggot at 5m, peg 23, Bank Pool. Clive Wright (Mosella) 25-4-0; Paul Little (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 22-12-0. Wed. 19 over 50’s, Bank and Meadow Pools. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 41-6-0, carp, poled pellet at 16m, peg 19, Bank Pool. Clive Munslow (Moorlands) 32-9-0; Martin Lafevre (Moorlands Gold) 24-6-0. Thurs. 21, Meadow Pool. Clive Munslow (Moorlands) 44-4-0, carp, wagglered corn, peg 4. Paul Little (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 30-8-0; Dave Roberts (Moorlands) 25-4-0. Sat. 19, Silver and Bank Pools. Clive Munslow (Moorlands) 114-14-0, F1s, poled caster at 3m, peg 28, Silver Pool. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 81-14-0; Colin Pace (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 71-10-0. Sun. 29, Meadow, Moors and Bank Pools. Clive Munslow (Moorlands) 60-12-0, F1s, poled corn down the edge, peg 11, Moors Pool. Paul Little (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 36-10-0; Mick Henshall (Fosters) 36-0-0.

Mosella Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Boundry and Windmill Pools, Wed. 16. Dan Varney (Banbury Gunsmiths) 82-10-0, carp and mixed silvers, poled maggot and pellet, peg 6, Boundry Pool. Chris Harrison (Baileys of Warwick) 57-4-0; Barry Duggan (Warwick Portobello) 49-10-0. Thurs. 27, Boundry and Windmill Pools. Andy Grimes (Marks Tackle) 67-6-0, carp and mixed silvers, poled pellet and maggot feeder, peg 22, Windmill Pool. Andy Stone (Manor Farm Leisure) 56-8-0; Graham Scott (Mosella Selby) 35-12-0. Sat. 9, Boundry Pool. Neil McKinnon (Preston Innovations) 51-2-0, carp and mixed silvers, poled pellet, peg 6. Carl Mulford (Cotswold Angling) 44-6-0; Paul Alder (Mill House Angling) 40-12-0. Sun. 39, Middle, Boundry and Windmill Pools. Dave Richards (Wythall Angling Club) 96-0-0, carp, F1s and skimmers, poled pellet, peg 8, Middle Pool. Ian Didcot (Garbolino Bait tech) 91-4-0; Neil Carlos (Ridgemere) 73-12-0; Chris Harrison (Baileys of Warwick) 72-8-0.

Newport, School Pool. Sun. 19. Matt Morgan (Blackwood) 42-0-0, F1s on long pole and pellets, peg 42 by lily pads; Rob Sims (Garry Evans Tackle) 35-12-0; Giles Cochrane (Cwmbran) 30-0-0; Chris Murphy (Bargoed) 29-10-0.

Packington Somers, Meriden, Warks, Little Gearys, Wed. 14. Steve White (Kobra Feeders) 14-1-0, F1s, pelle feeder and bread, peg 7. John Burchell (Packington) 7-9-0; Dave Smith (Birmingham) 7-7-0. Sat. 16, Gearys Level. John Adamson (Packington) 26-3-0, carp, straight lead and bread, peg 18. Ms Suzi Smith (Kobra Feeders) 25-13-0; Ron Savage (Lanes Baits) 17-3-0. Sun. 42, Molands Mere, Willow and Anni’s Pools. James Evans (Maver Solihull Angling Centre) 47-10-0, carp, straight lead and meat and bread, peg 25, Molands Mere. Lee Richards (Packington) 34-5-0; Tony Thorn (Maver Solihull Angling Centre) 23-0-0; Bob James (Best Baits) 21-8-0.

Patshull Park, Pattingham, Shropshire, Sun. Great Lake, 12. Kevin Tipton (Sensas) four perch and bream, feeder and maggot and poled caster and worm, peg 43; Steve Preece (M&S Joinery) 16-0-0; Gary Johnson (Sensas) 14-9-0.

Port Talbot Docks, West Glamorgan. Sun. 20. Gary Martin (Glamorgan Rebels) 30-14-0, bream to 2lb on groundbait feeder and red maggots, peg 12 on walkway; Mike Towler (Glamorgan Rebels) 25-9-0; Clive Branson (Cardiff Nomads) 24-5-0; Chris Bradley (Glyn Neath) 13-10-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Salop, Oak Pool, Mon. 10. Mick Jameson (Mid-Leisure) 28-15-0, carp to 3lb, poled pellet at 6m, peg 13. Mick Foan (Rod and Gun) 25-6-0; Russ Allen (Oswestry) 13-10-0. Wed. 23, Ash and Oak Pools. Ian Hughes (Drennan North West) 66-9-0, carp to 3lb, poled pellet at 16m, peg 9, Ash Pool. Keith Powell (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 35-6-0; Dave Barnard (Rod and Gun) 35-4-0. Thurs. 10, Hawthorn, Middle and Deepdale Pools. Mick Jameson (Mid-Leisure) 54-11-0, carp to 5lb, poled pellet at 5 and 9m, peg 13, Hawthorn Pool. Carl Foster (Preston Innovations BoldingsPools0 51-6-0; Rob Hancox (Kings Pools) 49-8-0. Sat. 23, Middle, Ash and Hawthorn Pools. Mick Jameson (Mid-Leisure) 62-14-0, carp to 5lb, poled pellet at 6m, peg 11, Middle Pool. Pete Ricketts (New Willenhall) 58-0-0; Mark Stevens (Tipton) 50-5-0. Sun. 37, Stock, Middle and Hawthorn Pools. Colin Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 67-7-0, carp to 3lb, poled pellet at 8m, peg 7, Stock Pool. Mark Stevens (Tipton) 64-12-0; John Wild Stafford) 55-2-0; Mitch Davidson (Oakengates Angling Centre) 44-12-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcestershire, Tues. Ghost Pool, 15. J. May jr (Woodlands) 22-5-0, carp, poled maggot, peg 4; Danny Maxfield (Bilston Angling Centre) 13-7-0; K. Malpass (Woodlands) 12-12-0; J. May sr (Woodlands) 10-10-0. Sat. Individual Silver Fish League, Arles Pool, 20. Stuart Farmer (Woodlands) 20-10-0, roach, skimmers, poled maggot, peg 11; Gary Kirkham (Browning Spa MG) 16-8-0; Simon Nickless (Saints) 14-4-0; T. Hughes (Woodlands) 11-14-0. Sun. Clubman Winter League, all pools, 40. Gary Kirkham (Browning Spa MG) 64-4-0, carp, poled pellet, Deans 37; M. Wright (Woodlands) 53-8-0; J. Astles (Fisherman’s Friend) 37-7-0; J. McGann (Woodlands) 27-6-0; P. Wedge (Mosella) 20-14-0. Teams: Astles Artists 1; Browning Spa MG 2; Maver Solihull Angling Centre 3. League: Haines Angling 16; Maver Solihull Angling Centre 17; Browning Spa MG 20.

Redhill Fishery, Monmouth. Pole-only. Wed. 12. Tony Summers (Wye Angling) 65-12-0, small carp on pellets at 14m or 16m, peg 4 on Sophie’s Pond; Mike Yandle (Tredegar) 54-14-0; Alan Davies (Cardiff Nomads) 55-0-0; Phil Rawlings (Spencer Works) 53-8-0.

Spencer Works, Staunton Court. Sat. 22. Barry Jones (Newport) 51-7-0, carp to 8lb with a few bream on poled corn over pellets, peg on concrete bank; Ashley Gleaves (Spencer Works Juniors) 51-1-0; Mark Guerra (Newport) 42-8-0; Craig Guerra (Newport) 36-0-0.

Stirrup Cup, Birmingham-Fazeley Canal, Curdworth, Birmingham, Sun. 9. Ade Slade (Trabucco) 15-3-12, bream, hybrids and roach, poled squatt and caster, peg 34; Sam Lewis (Three Ems) 12-3-8; Clark Taylor (Stirrup Cup) 3-113-12; Paul Murrin (Browning Lifestyle) 1-8-12.

Walsall Arboretum, Walsall, West Midlands, Hatherton Lake, Round Five, Sun. 15. Ron Nicholls (Walsall) 6-10-0, one carp, poled worm, peg 26; Norman carpenter (Walsall) 3-1-0; Neil Graydon (Walsall) 0-9-0.

White Springs, Pontarddulais. Sun. 30. Nigel Morris (Neath) 69-8-0, bream and carp on pole and pellets, peg 2 on Match Lake; Adam Mitchell (Swansea) 42-9-0; Mark Goodall (Haverfordwest) 40-1-0; Ryan Hughes (Swansea) 31-8-0.

Wolverhampton AA, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Filance, Penkridge, Stafford, Sat. 7. Sam Rushton (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 10-0-0, one bream and roach, poled caster, peg 4; Steve Dudley (Browning Lifestyle) 9-8-0; Stan Ward (Bilston Angling Centre Veterans) 8-7-10; Steve Cope (Four Ashes Confederates) 7-6-13; Steve Broome (Dudley Bait and Tackle) 6-10-0; Nigel Clayton (Penkridge) 6-0-0.

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