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West Midlands Angler’s Mail matches for May 12/13 2012.


Buckley Rover, Trap Pool, Buckley. Thurs.12. Pete Evans (Buckley) 20-8-0, bream and ide, peg 25; Mike Griffiths (Buckley) 17-3-0; Chris Cameron (Buckley) 12-13-0.


Cefn Fforest, Evening match. Wed. Trecelyn Pond, Newbridge. Bob Giles (Cefn Fforest) 26-12-0, one 7lb bream with skimmers and roach on short pole and maggots, peg 24; Ray MacDonnel (Cefn Fforest) 25-6-0; John Roper (Cefn Fforest) 24-10-0. Rod and reel only. Cefn Mably Match Lake. Sun. 28. Lyn Jones (Cefn Hengoed) 107-4-0, carp on meat fished with Method feeder just 2 yards out; Terry Morgan (Cefn Fforest) 84-12-0; Doug Hornblow (Tonypandy) 83-12-0; Dai Clarke (Cefn Fforest) 82-10-0.


Cliff Hibbert Memorial, Trap Pool, Buckley. Sun. 24. Mike Ellis (Buckley) 4-14-0, roach, perch and ide on maggots pole fished in 14ft of water, peg 12; Justin Westbrook (Buckley) 3-11-0; Mike Griffiths (Buckley) 3-9-0.


Docklow Pools, Leominster, Herefordshire, Snake Pool, Sat. 6. Brian Clay (Yorkshire) 14-3-0, mixed silvers, poled corn, peg 7. Eric Davis (Hereford) 10-4-0; Phil Mason (Hereford) 10-0-0. Sun. 15, Stock Pool. Dave Grace (Hereford) 38-3-0, carp and mixed silvers, poled corn, peg 17. Keith Butler (Hereford) 31-8-0; Richie Thompson (Hereford) 25-11-0. Mon. 10, Match Lake. Brian Clay (Yorkshire) 82-5-0, carp and mixed silvers, poled corn, peg 8. Steve Todd (Yorkshire) 61-1-0; Richie Thompson (Hereford) 54-10-0.


Elmbridge Fishery, Droitwich, Heron Pool, Thurs. 18. Trevor Burton (Baggeridge Brick Angling Club) 131-6-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 6. Charlie Jeavons (Greenman) 105-4-0; Keith Miller (New Willenhall) 96-8-0. Sat. 20, Pheasant Pool. Martin Amphlett (Carrun Course Anglers) 66-10-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 37. Brian Golden (Elmbridge) 58-6-0; Ade Price (Metal Castings Angling Club) 56-4-0. Sun. 30, Pheasant and Peacock Pools. Steve Harris (Daiwa Gordon League) 174-6-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 39, Pheasant Pool. Martyn Guest (Club 2000) 171-10-0; Dean Skeldon (Fosters) 81-6-0.


Furnace Mill Fishery, Wyre Forest, Nr Kidderminster, Mucky Meadow Pool, Sun. 15. Colin Mathews (Furnace Mill) 112-3-0, carp and mixed silvers, poled pellet and maggot, peg 52; Paul Cook (Maver/Marks Tackle) 82-12-0; Paul Evans (Furnace Mill) 76-11-0.


Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks, Club and Jennys Pools, Tues. 27 over 50’s. Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 87-8-0, carp and F1s, poled corn over hemp at 9m, peg 12, Club Pool. Dave Chapman (White Hart Coventry) 80-7-0; Dave Callahan (Measham Redfins) 57-13-0; Nigel Chapman (White Hart Coventry) 46-15-0. Thurs. 56 Veterans, Jennys, Club and Canal Pools. Roy Winferdale (Stirrup Cup) 77-12-0, F1s, roach and skimmers, poled pellet at 4m and down the edge, peg 3, Canal pool. Dave Rowberry (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 71-1-0; Jimmy Hill (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 70-6-0; Ken Turner (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 69-6-0; John Stockton (Barford Veterans) 66-8-0; Tony James (Barford Veterans) 63-2-0. Fri. 16, House Pool 1. Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 105-14-0, carp and F1s, poled paste over hemp down the edge, peg 7. Chris Constable (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 104-1-0; Tom Neale (Rutlanders) 103-4-0; Ian Perry (Midnight Express) 102-15-0. Sat. 24, New Pool. Stu Palser (Banbury Gunsmiths/Middy) 136-14-0, F1s, roach and skimmers, poled chopped worm and caster to the island, peg 10. Paul Newell (Kingsmill Redditch) 86-14-0; Pete Caton (Dynamite Baits/Banbury Gunsmiths) 64-6-0; John Newton (Smithys Tackle) 60-2-0; David James (Mosella) 51-9-0. Sun. 24, House Pool 2. Paul Newell (Kingsmill Redditch) 117-8-0, F1s, poled bread fished high at 7m, peg 10. David James (Mosella) 83-9-0; Stu Palser (Banbury Gunsmiths/Middy) 83-0-0; Shaun Little (MAP Maruku) 71-5-0; Ade Mansfield (Maver Tipton) 69-7-0; Pete Caton (Dynamite Baits/Banbury Gunsmiths) 54-3-0.


Glamorgan, Mathern Mill Fishery, Chepstow. Sun. 20. Dean Jay (Dinas Powys) 118-8-0, twenty carp to double figures on pellet waggler fished across to the island, peg 7 on Waterfall Lake; Peter Meese (Penarth) 112-4-0; Nicky Parsons (Cardiff) 66-5-0; Ken Sherlock (Cardiff) 65-11-0.


Hawkesbury Fishery, Bedworth, Warks, Thurs. 14. John Kidd (Hawkesbury) 59-10-0, carp, poled meat and corn, peg 22. Craig Merritt (Hawkesbury) 46-8-0; Craig Kidd (Hawkesbury) 44-5-0. Sat. 22. Wayne Gilbey (Tussies Tackle) 93-2-0, carp, poled pellet and paste, peg 38. Dave Ashdown (Hawkesbury) 67-10-0; Keith Walton (Hawkesbury) 62-1-0.


Holgan Farm, Llawhaden. Carp Lake. Sun.18. James Young (Haverfordwest) 98-14-0, carp on pellet feeder, peg 16; Johnathon Davies (Haverfordwest) 85-6-0; Neil Daniels (Neath) 70-7-0; Ian Heaps (Holgan Farm) 66-12-0.


Iffers, Hillview Fishery, Sun. 20. Wayne Meek (Iffers) 69-12-0, all carp on pole and meat, peg 69 on second canal; Darren Saunders (Iffers) 58-12-0; Sam Prosser (Wye Angling) 55-8-0; Andy Reed (Iffers) 54-6-0.


Mosella Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Middle Pool, Wed. 16. Mark Russell (Banbury Gunsmiths) 149-12-0, carp and F1s, poled pellet, peg 3. James Berry (Manor Farm Leisure) 142-10-0; Barry Duggan (Warwick Portobello) 140-12-0; Mitch Rawlinson (Manchester) 126-4-0. Thurs. 22, Boundry Pool. Mitch Rawlinson (Manchester) 80-12-0, carp, F1s, tench and skimmers, poled pellet and groundbait feeder, peg 19. Graham Scott (Mosella Selby) 61-0-0; Dave Olly (Manchester) 57-8-0. Sat. 42, Island and Middle Pools. Steve Ford (Maver Midlands) 161-8-0, Carp, F1s and tench, poled pellet and worm and groundbait feeder, peg 11, Middle Pool. Graham Slinn (Yorkshire) 134-4-0; Andy Jackson (Mosella) 130-4-0; Mitch Rawlinson (Manchester) 126-10-0. Sun. 60, Island, Middle and Boundry Pools. Kurtis Tranter (Grant Albutt Angling Supplies) 191-12-0, carp, tench and skimmers, poled pellet and worm, Method feeder, peg 10, Middle Pool. Chris Cameron (Mosella) 163-0; Franek Staniuszko (Garbolino Elston) 144-0-0; Greg Cooper (Manor Farm Leisure) 130-4-0.


Maver Solihull Angling Centre, Packington Somers, Molands Mere, Wed. 16. Mick Varley (Maver) 69-14-0, carp and F1s, poled pellet, peg 4. Derek Hartshorn (Swann Baits) 68-3-0; Craig O’Brien (Fast Feeders) 61-14-0.


Merthyr, Cyfartha Park Lake. Sun. 15. Peter O’Sullivan (Merthyr) 9-9-0, two carp on feeder and pellets, peg on road side; Dave Couzens (Merthyr) 6-0-0; Jason Woodford (Merthyr) 4-8-0.


Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcs, Silver Pool, Tues. 18. Jason Evans (Browning Spa) 112-8-0, F1s, poled pellet at 3m, peg 33. Pete Trueman (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 79-14-0; Mark Blackburn (West Midlands Police) 73-2-0. Wed. 19 over 50’s, Bank and Moors Pools. Pete Wellington (Moorlands) 119-0-0, carp, poled pellet down the edge, peg 23, Bank Pool. Clive Wright (Mosella) 108-14-0; Dave Johnson (Club 2000) 88-6-0. Thurs. 10, Meadow Pool. Kevin Roderick (Moorlands) 108-2-0, carp, poled paste down the edge, peg 8. Martin Lafevre (Moorlands Gold) 70-4-0; Dave Wood (Post Office) 68-4-0. Fri pm. 28, Bank, Moors and Island Pools. Kevin Roderick (Moorlands) 89-4-0, carp, poled paste at 3m, peg 9, Bank Pool. Paul Cartwright (ABC) 76-6-0; Sid Julian (Moorlands) 76-0-0. Sat. 29, Meadow and Island Pools. John Bagley (Club 2000) 136-12-0, carp, poled paste at 3m, peg 35, Island Pool. Dave Gough (Moorlands) 78-12-0; Matt Djukic (Shimano) 61-6-0. Sun. 30, Meadow and Middle Pools. Wayne Mellings (Maver Midlands/Dynamite Baits) 109-12-0, carp, poled bread, peg 56, Meadow Pool. Nigel Marchington (Golden Maggot) 78-10-0; Howard Kelly (Guilders) 51-9-0.


Newport Sweepstake, Woodstock Pond. Sat.18. Nigel Evans (P I Thatchers) 46-0-0, carp and bream on pellet feeder to the island, peg 16 on canal side; Mitchell Weaver (Spencer Works Juniors) 26-6-0; Chris Murphy (Bargoed) 23-0-0. Spring Series, round 5, Woodstock Pond. Sun. 26. Rob Wiltshire (Caerphilly) 51-3-0, bream and carp on pellet feeder to the lily pads, peg 28 by bailiff’s cabin; Rob Skellett (Cwmbran Angling Nobblers) 48-14-0; Nicky Belcher (Cwmbran Angling Nobblers) 43-8-0; Nigel Evans (P I Thatchers) 40-8-0.


Packington Somers, Meriden, Warks, Little Gearys, Sat. 21. Shane Whittaker (Tackle Shack Nuneaton) 46-2-0, F1s, poled pellet, peg 7. Steve White (Kobra Feeders) 42-8-0; Ian Coxon (Swann Baits) 39-12-0. Sun. 25, Molands Mere. Lee Richards (Packington) 130-2-0, carp, straight lead and pellet and bread, peg 27. Max Higgott (Rods and Reels) 107-11-0; Steve White (Kobra Feeders) 61-15-0.


Pontymister, Riverside Fishery, Maesycwmmer. Sun. 26. John Cooper (Risca) 19-4-0, two small carp with roach and skimmers on pole with corn and pellets, peg on Meadow Lake; Lewis Smith (Pontymister Juniors) 18-12-0;Richard Harley (Cross Keys) 15-0-0; Steve Edwards (Risca) 14-0-0.


Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Salop, Chestnut, Sycamore and Willow Pools, Mon. 33. Clive Wynn (Tri-Cast Weston) 117-12-0, carp to 7lb and ghosties to 5lb, poled pellet at 8 and 10m, peg 17, Willow Pool. Bob Tromans (Fiery Holes) 101-10-0; Ed Turner (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 91-8-0; Danny Boden (Oakengates Angling Centre) 89-3-0. Wed. 12, Ash and Beech Pools. Ian Hughes (Drennan North West) 212-10-0, 114 carp, poled pellet at 12m fished shallow, peg 5, Ash Pool. Keith Miller (New Willenhall) 120-2-0; Harry Colley (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 118-7-0; Alan Jones (Deggys Tackle) 97-6-0. Thurs. 12, Chestnut, Oak and Willow pools. Ed Turner (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 123-10-0, carp to 6lb and tench to 2lb, poled corn down the sides, peg 9, Willow Pool. Howard Williams (Weston Pools) 102-3-0; Sean Barber (Maver Midlands) and Tony Armitage (Telford) both 87-0-0. Sat. 41, Chestnut Pool. Steve Owen (Mid-Leisure) 96-9-0, carp to 7lb, poled caster to the island and down the sides, peg 21. Matt Stobbs (Oakengates Angling Centre) 83-15-0; Mick Jameson (Mid-Leisure) 76-7-0; Phil Shaw (Lower Hill Farm) 75-13-0; Mac Cox (Fiery Holes) 70-9-0; Jason Elwell (Phils Tackle) 63-7-0. Sun. 45, Oak, Willow and Chestnut Pools. Peter Plant (Maver) 140-1-0, carp to 5lb, poled caster to the island and down the sides, peg 31, Oak Pool. Nigel Clarke (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 123-12-0; Steve Owen (Mid-Leisure) 114-1-0; Richard Duke (Bridgnorth Angling Society) 93-6-0; Martin Harrell (Maver) 93-3-0; Steve Roberts (Oakengates Angling Centre) 89-13-0.


Redhill Fishery, Monmouth. Sophie’s Pond. Mon.14. Steve Shaw (Marukyu) 151-0-0, carp to 6lb on pole and corn in the margins, peg 2; Howard Green (Green’s Tackle) 135-0-0; Mike Yandle (Tredegar) 129-0-0; Alan Davies (Cardiff Nomads) 124-0-0. Molly’s Pond. Pole-only. Wed. 12. Steve Shaw (Marukyu) 181-12-0; carp on corn in the margins, peg 17; Brian Protheroe (Merthyr) 146-0-0; Brian King (Merthyr) 102-6-0; Mike Yandle (Tredegar) 81-8-0.


Sirhowy, Staunton Court. Sun. 18. Simon Jones (Rhymney) 210-4-0, all carp on short pole and meat over pellets, peg half way along the green bank; Rob Jones (Neath) 180-8-0; Andrew Crocker (Neath) 176-0-0; Nigel Morris (Neath) 170-0-0.


White Springs Fishery, Pontarddulais. Match Lake. Sun.18. Matthew Edwards (Swansea) 74-8-0, carp and bream on feeder and pellets, peg 7; Peter Williams (Swansea) 66-4-0; Wes Sheldon (Swansea) 57-6-0; Jim Hutton (Swansea) 54-8-0.


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