West Midlands Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for October 1/2, 2011.

* Dynamite Baits, Phases 1, 2 and 3, Sun. 90. Phil Jarram (Dynamite Matchman Supplies) 141-8-0, carp, Method and pellet, peg 6, on Lake 4; Andy Findlay (Preston Innovations/Korum) 124-12-0; Ian Pretty (Mansfield Doctor Jamie’s) 92-0-0; Steve Pretty (Knob Rods) 85-0-0; John Ricketts (Swann Baits) 81-4-0; Jason Shirley (Ringers Baits) 77-8-0.

Teams: 15; Knob Rods 16; Mansfield Angling Gold 18; Dynamite Matchman Supplies 20; Planberts Dummies and Team Makins both 22.

* Hereford Winter League, River Wye at Hereford. Sun. 63. Danny Baker (Welsh Wizards) 39-12-0, carp (35 lb 2 oz), chub, worm feeder, tennis courts section; Mike Webb (Fox Match Hereford) 35-8-0; Hadrian Whittle (Woody’s) 30-12-0; Andrew Murphy (Wizards) 25-12-0; Adrian Narbeth (W B Clarke) 25-8-0; Phil Williams (Wolves) 21-8-0. Teams: Wolves 50 points; Cardiff Nomads 45; Woody’s 43; Fox Match Hereford and W B Clarke both 41.

* Izaak Walton (Stafford) Winter League, Round One, Shropshire Union Canal, Little and High Onn, Sun. 72. Digger Conway (Rugeley MG) 28-14-0, one 2 lb chub and twenty-five skimmers, poled maggot, caster and bits of worm, peg C9; martin Owen (Browning Lifestyle) 16-12-0; Phil Johnson (Browning Lifestyle) 15-15-11; Paul Dobing (Browning Lifestyle Blue) 13-5-0; Tony Bowen (Dudley Bait and Tackle) 12-13-0; Steve Dudley (Browning Lifestyle Blue) 12-0-0.

* Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Chestnut, Ash, Larch and Oak Pools, Sun. 55. Dave Brown (Maver Midlands) 94-5-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 10, Chestnut Pool; Shane Rogers (Oakengates Angling Centre Black) 93-12-0; Sean Barber (Maver Midlands) 80-1-0; Darren Webb (Oakengates Angling Centre Silver) 77-1-0; Reno Stanko (Oakengates Angling Centre Silver) 77-0-0; Andy Price (Oakengates Angling Centre Silver) 75-8-0.

Teams: Maver Midlands 9; Oakengates Angling Centre Silver 11; Maver Total Angling Blue 19; Oakengates Angling Centre Gold 28; Oakengates Angling Centre Black and Barneys Army both 29.

League: Maver Midlands 2; Maver Total Angling Blue 5; Oakengates Angling Centre Gold 7; Barneys Army 9; Oakengates Angling Centre Silver 10; Oakengates Angling Centre Black 11.


Bilston Angling Centre, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Wombourne, Wed. 14. Paul Turner (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 13-6-0, six chub, poled caster, roach to squatt, peg 6; John Hall (Bilston Angling Centre) 8-3-5; Joe Brennan (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 6-1-10; Bert Simmill (Four Ashes AC) 5-12-13.

Blackfords Progressive, Calf Heath Reservoir, Staffordshire, Sat. 38. Norman Carpenter (Walsall) 41-2-0, bream and skimmers, poled pellet and meat, peg 77; Simon Farmer (Maver) 38-10-0; Carl Hammond (JCB) 35-6-0.

Cefn Fforest, Mathern Mill Fishery, Chepstow. Sun.15. Rob Jones (Cefn Hengoed) 139-3-0, all carp on maggots and Method feeder to the island or poled down the edge, peg 17 on Waterfall Lake; Dai Clarke (Cefn Fforest) 136-5-0; Simon Davin (Cefn Fforest) 116-2-0.

Cradley Heath Labour, River Avon, Pershore, Warwickshire, Sun. 20. Adrian Chowns (Cradley Heath Labour) 30-3-0, skimmers, roach and hybrids, waggler fished caster, by the road bridge; Martyn Yarsley (Cradley Heath Labour) 14-14-0; Mick Whitmore (Cradley Heath Labour) 14-6-0.

Elmbridge Fishery, Droitwich, Heron Pool, Thurs. 25. Graham Darlow (Redstone Angling Club) 112-6-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 4. Trevor Burton (Baggeridge Brick Angling Club) 93-6-0; Carl Bennett (J and P Tackle) 65-8-0. Sat. 24, Heron Pool. Tom Cook (Poplar Angling Club) 104-6-0, carp, poled pellet and corn, peg 7. Terry Butler (Elmbridge) 76-6-0; Pete Ricketts (New Willenhall) 62-4-0. Sun. 16, Peacock Pool. Martin Wilkes (Kings Norton) 58-6-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 18. Alan Burton (BSS) 57-4-0; John Baillon (Elmbridge) 49-4-0.

Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks, House Pool 2, Mon. 24. Rob Swain (White Hart Birmingham) 112-9-0, F1’s, skimmers and roach, poled bronze maggot fished shallow at 7m, peg 3. Dave Callahan (Measham Redfins) 96-6-0; John Stone (Tunnel Barn Farm) 76-6-0; George Goergen (Sensas France) 68-14-0. Wed. 20, House Pool 2. Richard Knowles (MCM) 92-0-0, F1’s and carp, poled pellet at 16m, peg 25. Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 89-0-0; Pete Rice (Bag Em Baits) 61-9-0; Wayne Ainsworth (Mid-City) 60-12-0. Thurs. 18, Club Pool. Chris Neale (Rutlanders) 154-13-0, F1’s, poled red maggot down the side fished shallow, peg 10. Pete Rice (Bag Em Baits) 88-14-0; Andy Walker (Hampstead) 88-0-0; Les Wetton (Tunnel Barn Farm) 87-9-0. Thurs. 48 Veterans, New Pool and House Pool 2. Ron Notley (Tunnel Barn Farm) 68-11-0, F1’s and carp, poled pellet at 4m, peg 3, House Pool 2. Roy Hughes (Tunnel Barn Farm) 67-0-0; Dave Rowbury (Tunnel Barn Farm) 65-8-0; Reg Davis (Tunnel Barn Farm) 55-13-0. Sat. 27, New Pool. Rob Avery (Kingfisher Angling Supplies Redditch) 99-9-0, F1’s, skimmers and roach, poled red maggot at 6m and down the edge, peg 10. Stu Palser (Shakespeare) 95-4-0; Jason Brown (Lea Hall Gold) 93-7-0; Jason Neath (Daiwa Gordon League) 76-13-0. Sun. 26, House Pool 2. John Newton (Smithys Tackle) 92-2-0, F1’s, poled maggot fished shallow at 6m and down the side, peg 19. Stu Palser (Shakespeare) 78-4-0; Duncan Newton (Smithys Tackle) 77-3-0; Ronnie Biggs (OHMS) 67-13-0.

Glamorgan, Sue’s Lake, Barry. Sun.18. Dean Jay (Dinas Powys) 57-0-0, all carp on pole fished worms and casters, peg 3; Martin Giddy (Barry) 42-6-0; Jim Palmer (Cardiff) 33-4-0.

Goodyear AC, Curborough Fishery, Lichfield, Staffordshire, Sun. New Match Pool, 14. Barry Lewis (Goodyear AS) 49-0-0, carp to 5 lb, poled pellet and sweetcorn, peg 19; J J Gallacher (Goodyear AS) 47-12-0; Bob Cooke (Goodyear AS) 44-8-0.

Good Intent AS, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Hinksford, Wolverhampton, Sat. Round Two, 20. gary Owen (Good Intent) 10-11-0, chub, roach and gudgeon, poled squatt and hemp, peg 2; Alec Biles (Mallards) 9-13-0; Martin Yarsley (Halesowen) 7-9-0.

Hawkesbury Fishery, Bedworth, Warks, Thurs. 13. Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 69-3-0, carp, poled meat, peg 9. Paul Reynolds (Hawkesbury) 48-3-0; Craig Kidd (Hawkesbury) 46-7-0. Sat. 19. John Kidd (Hawkesbury) 50-13-0, carp and tench, poled meat and corn, peg 1. Alan Jones (Hawkesbury) 47-9-0; Craig Kidd (Hawkesbury) and Dave Markham (Hawkesbury) both weighed in 46-10-0. Sun. 19. John Kidd (Hawkesbury) 40-0-0, carp, poled corn, peg 7. George Cairnes (Hawkesbury/Kodak) 36-2-0; Rolly Sturdy (Hawkesbury/Starlet Veterans) 26-5-0.

Iffers, Hartleton Lake, Ross on Wye. Sun. 19. Wayne Meek (Iffers) 40-8-0, all skimmers on pole fished meat over pellets, peg 47 in the wood; Alan Simmonds (Iffers) 29-0-0; Glyn Sherwood (Iffers) 26-4-0; Darran Saunders (Iffers) 23-0-0.

Izaak Walton Fishery, Chebsey, near Stafford, Staffordshire, Wed. Top Pool, 11. Steve Edwards (Izaak Walton Fishery) Chris Robson (Izaak Walton Fishery) 74-7-0; Ray Young (Newport) 56-2-0; Dave Barnard (Gnosall) 47-15-0. Sat. Top Pool, 16. Andy Cunlife (Rockets ‘r us) 84-5-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 15; Alex Dawson (Stone) 71-0-0; Howard Parker (Izaak Walton Fishery) 60-10-0; Alex Hulme (Bagem Baits) 54-10-0; Harry Rushden (Bagem Baits) 54-10-0.

King’s Pools, Shareshill, Staffordshire, Wed. Big Match Pool, 24. John Cockayne (Wednesfield AC) 60-15-0, carp to 4 lb, poled sweetcorn, peg 47; Fred Davis (King’s Pools) 50-13-0; Dave Swift (King’s Pools) 36-15-0. Sat. carp and New Match Pools, 16. Ian Kull (Wednesfield AC) 81-11-0, carp and tench to 3 lb, poled pellet, peg 16 carp Pool; Dave Doughty (Wednesfield AC) 72-14-0; Andy Parkes (King’s Pools) 71-0-0. Sun. Big Match, 25. Mattie Stockton (Mosella) 66-12-0, carp to 6 lb, poled meat, peg 55; Terry Edwards (Swan Elite) 64-12-0; John Cockayne (Wednesfield AC) 60-4-0.

Monk Hall Fishery, Monkhopton, Salop, Lark and Swallow Pools, Sun. 14. Brian Emms (Monk Hall) 85-13-0, carp, poled pellet and corn, peg 63, Lark Pool. Richard Duke (Bridgnorth Angling Society) 51-7-0; Alan Parsonage (Monk Hall) 41-8-0; Nigel Gartenfeld (Monk Hall) 31-15-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcs, Silver Pool, Tues. 20. Frank Burnside (Air Ambulance) 64-8-0, F1’s, poled pellet at 3m, peg 5. Colin Mathews (Stourport) 56-8-0; Bill Rathbone (St Francis All Comedians, Shelfield, Walsall) 51-0-0. Wed. 35 over 50’s, Moors and Meadow Pools. Wayne Ainsworth (Mid-City) 145-0-0, carp and skimmers, poled pellet at 5m, peg 47, Meadow Pool. Terry Homer (Club 2000) 105-12-0; Dave Gough (Moorlands) 98-1-0. Thurs. 30, Moors, Bank and Island Pools. Dave Gough (Moorlands) 139-6-0, 139-6-0, carp, poled meat at 2m, peg 12, Moors Pool. Ian Wood (Moorlands) 114-12-0; Ken Sherriff (Waters Edge) 104-2-0. Fri pm. 18, Meadow Pool. Mark Tooze (Specialist Bait Suppliers) 109-6-0, carp, poled corn at 2m, peg 58, Meadow Pool. Dave Williams (Halesowen Royal British Legion) 101-12-0; Kevin Miller (New Willenhall) 95-1-0. Sat. 21, Meadow and Silver Pools. Ian Wood (Moorlands) 131-2-0, carp, poled paste down the edge, peg 35, Meadow Pool. Richard Kings (St Davids Angling Club) 122-0-0; Richard Chatwin (Browning/Specialist Bait Suppliers) 80-2-0. Sun. 32, Meadow, Moors and Bank Pools. Dave Johnson (Club 2000) 126-8-0, carp, poled pellet at 3m and down the edge, peg 20, Moors Pool. Dave Harrison (Miracle Baits) 82-6-0; Albert Jones (Moorlands) 79-0-0.

Mosella Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Middle Pool, Wed. 16. Mark Russell (Banbury Gunsmiths) 58-10-0, carp and tench, poled pellet and groundbait feeder, peg 13. Paul Little (Edgeley Sports) 57-10-0; Dave Simmonds (Fat Phils Angling) 43-8-0. Thurs. 25, Island Pool. Wayne Ainsworth (Mid-City) 90-10-0, carp and tench, poled pellet, pellet feeder and pellet waggler, peg 19. Colin Woodward (Smithys Angling Centre) 88-8-0; Chris Telling (Vespe) 73-10-0; Phil Tipton (Duke of Edinburgh) 63-8-0. Sat. 13, Middle Pool. Martin Woods (Bait Box) 123-0-0, carp and tench, poled pellet, peg 8. Gary Waldron (Harris Match Group) 113-12-0; Graham Scott (Mosella Selby) 62-2-0; Rob Ellis (Smithys Angling Centre) 58-4-0. Sun. 17, Boundry Pool. Phil Launchbury (Manor Angling Club) 71-10-0, carp, tench and skimmers, poled pellet and pellet waggler, peg 32. Carl Jones (Maver) 68-4-0; Tony Knights (Littleton Angling Club) 66-10-0; Steve Seabourne (Wye Angling) 63-14-0.

Newport, Morgans Pond. Sun.11. Rob Sims (Garry Evans Tackle) 29-13-0, bream and roach on pole and pellets, peg 86 on the point; Chris Hall (Swansea) 19-6-0; Nick Jones (Pontypool) 11-9-0.

Packington Somers, Meriden, Warks, Siblings Pool, Sat. 15. Steve White (Kobra Feeders) 57-9-0, carp to 7lb, poled pellet, peg 1. Steve Edwards (Packington) 23-6-0; Lee Richards (Packington) 18-2-0. Sun. 26, Gearys Level. Stu Hipkins (Frenzee/Bait Tech) 33-2-0, carp and skimmers, poled pellet, peg 21. Ant Mansell (Frenzee/Bait Tech) 27-8-0; Ray Quinney (Starlet Veterans) 26-10-0.

Patshull Park, Great Lake, Pattingham, Shropshire, Sun. 31. Barry Hall (Sensas) 40-15-0, bream and skimmers, feeder and maggot, peg 28; Kevin Tipton (Sensas) 40-0-0; Tony Davidson (Chester) 39-1-0. Tues. Whiie hart AC, Boats, 15. John Leese (White Hart AC) 32-7-0, bream and skimmers, feeder and worm, peg 53; Kelvin Bates (White Hart AC) 24-3-0; Gary Higgs (White Hart AC) 23-4-0; Martin farriday (White Hart AC) 22-5-0.

Perry Delgarno Charity Memorial, Severn, Shrewsburys Quarry and County Ground, Sat. 36. Terry Truman (Fosters) 13-12-0, including a 11-2-0 barbel with small bits, stick float and maggot, peg 62, Quarry. Chris Holmes (Upper Severn Angling) 7-10-0; Ian Courtney (Birkenhead Angling Centre) 6-0-0; Tony Bouckley (Maver Total Angling) 4-10-0. £260.00 was raised for the Severn Hospice who cared for Perry during his last final weeks.

Pontymister, Redhill Fishery, Monmouth. Sun. 24. Ian Evans (Risca) 79-8-0, all carp on pole, paste and pellets, peg 4 on Sophie’s Pond; Tristan Walters (Cross Keys) 66-12-0; Adam Goodwin (Risca) 52-0-0; John Cooper (Risca) 41-0-0.

Poole Hall Fishery, Alveley, Salop, Heron Pool, Wed. 12. Tom Murphy (Poole Hall) 62-0-0, carp, poled meat and corn, peg 48. Dave Sheaf (Poole Hall) 54-0-0; Tom Thompson (Poole Hall) 46-8-0. Sun. 14, Heron Pool. Keith Millard (Dudley) 49-8-0, carp, poled meat and corn, peg 41. Alan Esbury (Poole Hall) 44-0-0; Dave Sheaf (Poole Hall) 39-12-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Salop, Oak Pool, Mon. 10. Colin wozak (Telford) 99-3-0, carp to 7lb, poled corn and pellet to the stumps and down the side, peg 27. Richard Duke (Bridgnorth Angling Society) 75-3-0; Godfrey Wood (Maver Total Angling) 66-15-0; Jason Atwell (Kingswinford) 57-13-0. Wed. 12, Ash and Beech Pools. Phil Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 114-6-0, carp to 8lb, poled pellet and corn at 5m and down the side, peg 5, Beech Pool. Phil Rhodes (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 89-12-0; Carl Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 89-5-0; Phil Shaw (Lower Hill Farm) 72-1-0. Thurs. 10, Sycamore Pool. Howard Williams (Weston Pools) 101-2-0, carp to 10lb, poled pellet and corn down the sides, peg 34. Dave Jones (Weston Pools) 86-8-0; Carl Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 63-3-0; Chris Hyde (Sedgley) 62-8-0.

Redhill Fishery, Monmouth. Pole-only. Wed. 12. Tony Summers (Wye Angling) 117-12-0, carp to 4lb o pellets at 14m, peg 29 on Penny’s Pond; Alan Davies (Cardiff Nomads) 105-8-0; Dennis O’Leary (Ebbw Vale) 96-12-0; Brian Protheroe (Merthyr) 83-0-0.

Sirhowy, Cefn Mably Lakes. Sun. 18. Phil Weaver (Newport) 80-8-0, carp on pole and casters, corner peg on Match Lake; Steve Shaw (Marukyu) 65-5-0; Keith Wilcox (Cardiff) 64-0-0; Luke Sorokin (Neath) 61-1-0.

Stirrup Cup, Birmingham-Fazeley Canal, Curdworth, Sun. 15. Ray Wallbank (Stirrup Cup) 4-0-8, skimmers to 12 oz and roach, poled maggot, peg 62; Glen Morris (Stirrup Cup) 3-6-4; Sam Lewis (Three Ems) 3-4-4; D. Reaney (Stirrup Cup) 3-0-4; Tony Parkes (Stirrup Cup) 2-15-8; Graham Massey (Dams and Lock) 2-12-0.

Walsall Arboretum, Walsall, West Midlands, Sun. 15. Ken Walters (Pelsall) 28-8-0, twelve bream, feeder fished worm, peg 5; Ron Jackson (Leamore) 14-0-0; Ron Nicholls (Walsall) 6-8-0; John Seagrave (Great Wyrley) 2-4-0; James Hadley (Bloxwich) 2-0-0.

Wassel Grove Summer League, Round Seven, Brook Pool, Hagley, Stourbridge, 16. Sam Parkes (Club 2000) 83-10-0, carp to 4 lb, poled meat, peg 11; Paul Hadlington (Beech Tree Miners) 68-6-0; Trevor Hodges (Weathertech Roofing) 61-12-0; Kev Williams (Wolverhampton) 58-4-0; D J Williams (Halesowen Royal British Legion) 43-12-0; Final League: Kev Williams 13; Terry Homer (Wassel Grove) 13; Sam Parkes (Club 2000) 14; D J Williams (Halesowen Royal British Legion) 19; Trevor Hodges (Weathertech Roofing) 19.

Welsh National Angling Championship, Redhill Fishery, Monmouth. Sat. 45. Bob Giles (Cwmbran Angling Nobblers Blue) 138-10-0, all carp on pellets pole fished shallow, peg 2 on Sophie’s Pond; Tony Summers (Cardiff Nomads) 107-6-0; Adam Mitchell  (Sirhowy) 104-2-0; Neil Morgan (Cefn Fforest) 104-0-0. Teams: Cwmbran Angling Nobblers Blue 16 points; Cefn Fforest AC 18; Mike’s Ton Up 21; Cardiff Nomads 23 points.

Wolverhampton Over 60s, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Coven, Wolverhampton, Wed. 25. Alan Round (Browning Lifestyle) 4-0-0, small roach, poled squatt, peg 22; Cliff Harrison (Bridgtown) 3-6-8; Graham Woolley (Goodyear AS) 3-1-0.

Woodland View Fishery, Hadley, Worcestershire, Tues. Deans Pool, 15. C. Goergen (France) 87-1-0, carp to 10 lb, poled pellet; T. Larden (Starlets Veterans) 65-0-0; T. Stanley (Woodlands) 58-2-0; T. Taylor (Woodlands) 49-1-0. Sat. Deans Pool, 22. Phil Edmunds (Woodlands) 89-4-0, carp to 10 lb, poled pellet, peg 27; Jon Powis (Woodlands) 78-10-0; K. Turner (Woodlands) 72-0-0; Chris Noyce (Solihull Angling Centre) 66-10-0; P. Hodge (Woodlands) 53-4-0; M. Ellis (Woodlands) 53-3-0. Sun. Deans Pool, 20. Chris Senter (Alan’s Tackle, Worcester) 111-2-0, carp, poled pellet; Chris Cameron (Mosella) 110-8-0; Kevin Slade (Bilston Angling Centre) 109-4-0; Rob Camden (Pershore) 84-0-0; Ronnie Pharaoh (Mosella) 80-10-0; J. Astle (Woodlands) 80-8-0.

Ken Brown's record perch is a star catch in this brilliant issue of the Mail.