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West Midlands Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for December 15/16 2012.



* Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm Saturday WL, House Pools 1 and 2 plus the New Pool, Sat. 74.

Brian Greenbury (ABC) 84-14-0, carp and F1s, dobbed bread, peg 21, Club Pool; Craig Elkin (Barston) 76-14-0; Chris Bradney (Neaths Four) 69-7-0; Paul Bick (Match Fishing Drawbags) 58-2-0; Joe Carass (Match Fishing Drawbags) 54-9-0; Keith Haines (Mosella Banks and Burr) 50-7-0. Teams: Maver Gold Bag ’em’ Baits 63; Match Fishing Drawbags 62; Neaths Four 52; Barston 47; Banbury Gunsmiths, Fishless Four and Garbolino Bag ’em’ Baits all had 44. League: Barston 274; Match Fishing Drawbags 265; Banbury Gunsmiths 262; Garbolino Bag ’em’ Baits 250; Maver Gold Bag ’em’ Baits 248; MCM Bag ’em’ Baits 244.

* Gloucester Angling Centre Christmas Open, Gloucester Canal at Hempsted. Sun. 50. Andy Pollard (Daiwa Gordon League) 14-7-0, bream, groundbait feeder and maggots, Netherend section of Hempsted bend; Paul Wear (Gloucester) 6-13-8; Bill Blowing (Tuffley AC) 5-8-8; Andy Powell (Maver Lobby’s) 5-3-0; Martin Price (Gloucester) 4-10-0; Dave Allsopp (Gloucester) 4-9-0.


* Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcestershire, Sun. Pairs Winter League, Round Four, Deans, High and Arles Pools, 51. Neil Franks (Alan’s Tackle, Worcester) 60-2-0, carp, poled pellet and maggot, High 10; D. Brownhill (Woodlands) 44-8-0; Chris Cameron (Mosella) 32-12-0; Carl Hopps (Woodlands) 30-8-0; Anthony Mansell (Frenzee) 27-4-0; Chris Noyce (Woodlands) 25-4-0.


* Wye Teams of Six, round 4. River Wye at Hereford. Sun. 72. Steve Williams (Shakespeare15-2-0, roach, pole feeder and worms, peg 93 near the road bridge; Nigel Davies (Shakespeare) 13-10-0; Phil Mezonnier (Wizards) 10-1-0; Hadrian Whittle (Woody’s) 9-15-0; Dennis O’Leary (Fox Match) 8-4-0; Martin Challenger (Sensas Nomads) 7-6-0. Teams: Shakespeare and W B Clarke both 52 points; Wolves 46; Sensas Nomads and Wizards both 45; Woody’s 43. League: Woody’s 52 points; Shakespeare 47; Sensas Nomads 45; Wizards 44; D H Angling 39; Fox Match 35.


Other matches

Angling Trust Warwickshire Winter League, Birmingham-Fazeley Canal, Minworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, Sun. Final Round, 40. Tony Barker (Shakespeare Superteam) 19-0-8, ten skimmers and roach, poled caster, peg 81; Stuart Naylor (Burton Shop B) 11-11-14; John Hanson (Browning Central) 8-10-8; Darren Massey (Shakespeare Superteam) 8-9-9; Ted Yearby (Dams and Lock) 8-8-8; Paul Bick (Shakespeare Superteam) 7-6-10.

Teams: Shakespeare Superteam 16; Dams and Lock 22; Burton Shop A 23; Browning Central 24; Burton Shop B 35.

Final League: Shakespeare Superteam 8; Dams and Lock 15; Browning Central and Burton Shop A both 20; Burton Shop B 26.


Bilston Angling Centre Individual Winter League, Round Four, Shropshire Union Canal, Brewood, Staffordshire, Sun. 30. Bob Edgerton (Goodyear AC) 18-2-7, skimmers and roach, poled punched bread, peg 1; Neil Turner (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 11-12-7; Dave Wood (Dudley Bait and Tackle) 11-1-7; Mel Wood (Team GB Four Ashes Bombardiers) 10-4-8; John Hall (Bilston Angling Centre) 9-6-0; Dave Holbrook (Brownhills) 8-4-8. Individuals: Mel Wood (Team GB Four Ashes Bombardiers) 7; John Hall (Bilston Angling Centre) 8; Bob Edgerton (Goodyear AC), Nigel Clayton (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) and Rob Lloyd (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 8-4-8.


Bishops Bowl Fishery, Bishops Itchington, Warwickshire, Sun. Winter League, Final Round, Match Lake, 30. Keith Haynes (Uglies) 15-11-0, small carp, poled pellet; Baz Hilton (Devon Barca) 13-10-0; Steve Allison (Bishops Baggers) 9-0-0; Alan Knight (Uglies) 7-6-0. Teams: Devon Barca 26; Uglies 25; Banbury Cross 25.


Bridgnorth AS, Severn, Linley Bank, Sun. 27, 2nd round 9 teams of three. Brian Preece (Riverside) 8-1-0, 1 barbel, straight lead and har rigged meat, peg 184, the Dairy. Andy Ison (Mid Severn Angling) 6-12-0; Chris Cadwalder (LSE) 6-3-0; Chris Holmes (Mid Severn Angling) 5-7-0. Teams: Mid Severn Angling 19; Riverside 12; LSE and 3D’s both 11. League: LSE 35; Mid Severn Angling 33; 3D’s 30; Riverside 29.


Cefn Mably Lakes Over-50s. Willow Pond. Wed.10. Bob Mitchell (Cefn Mably) 49-9-0, carp, bream and roach on pole and soft pellets; Phil Rawlings (Newport) 31-0-0; John Mack (Newport) 30-0-0.


Docklow Pools, Leominster, Herefordshire, Match and Jacks Pools, Sun. 29. John Abbott (Birmingham) 20-6-0, mixed, poled pellet and maggot, peg 8, Match Pool. Simon Bradford (Hereford) 18-6-0; Dave Grace (Hereford) 10-8-0; Phil Piercey (Cheshire) 10-5-0.


Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks, Club Pool, Mon. 18. Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 47-13-0, carp and F1s, dobbed bread at 11m to the island and poled pellet at 6m, peg 2. Roy Winferdale (Stirrup Cup) 41-10-0; Steve Birch (Northfields) 29-8-0. Tues. 16 over 50’s, Jennys Pool. Chris Constable (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 53-9-0, F1s and stockies, poled maggot at 8m, peg 27. Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 47-8-0; Dave Chapman (White Hart Coventry) 23-10-0. Wed. 16, House Pool 2. Ade Mansfield (Maver Gold) 30-8-0, F1s, roach and skimmers, poled maggot at 14m, peg 21. Luke Capewell (Maver Gold) 28-4-0; Mike Capewell (Maver Gold) 21-10-0. Thurs. 30 Veterans, Jennys and Club Pools. Alan Gibb (Youngs Match Group) 53-5-0, carp and F1s, poled pellet at 8m, peg 18, Club Pool. Tony Maquire (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 53-0-0; Ken Turner (Barford Veterans) 43-13-0; Roy Sturdy (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 42-7-0. Fri. 16, House Pool 1. Les Wetton (Tunnel Barn Farm/F1 Baits) 41-10-0, poled pellet at 6m, peg 30. Ade Mansfield (Maver Gold) 33-10-0; Pete Rice (Bag ’em’ Baits) 31-9-0. Sun. 36, Jennys and Canal Pools. Darren Bolton (Mosella) 90-0-0, carp and F1s, poled dabbed bread at 16m to the island, peg 21, Jennys Pool. Matt Barell (Maver Gold) 85-11-0; John Walkden (WB Clarke) 69-15-0; Pete Caton (Dynamite Baits/Banbury Gunsmiths) 58-10-0; Warren Jennings (Storeys) 57-15-0; Mark Haycock (Tunnel Barn Farm) 54-6-0.


Goodyear AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Rye Hill, Church Eaton, Staffordshire, Sun. 17. Steve Gallacher (Goodyear AC) 4-9-0, roach, poled pinkie, peg 11; Colin Upton (Goodyear AC) 3-8-3; Gus Godfrey (Goodyear AC) 3-3-0.


Hawkesbury Fishery, Bedworth, Warks, Sun. 16. Paul Reynolds (Hawkesbury) 17-7-0, mixed silver fish, waggler and maggot, peg 38. Charlie Merritt (Hawkesbury) 17-6-0; Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 15-8-0.


King’s Pools, Shareshill, Staffordshire, Wed. New Match Pool, 10. Jordan Hall (Maver Midlands/Bagem Baits) 32-8-0, F1s, poled pinkie, peg 7; Johnny Bridgewood (King’s Pools) 13-9-0; Dave Gowan (King’s Pools) 9-8-0. Sat. New Match Pool, 7. Keith Williams (King’s Pools) 14-8-0, F1s to 2 lb, poled pinkie, peg 9; Terry Edwards (Swan Elite) 14-0-0; Pete Burns (King’s Pools) 10-8-0. Sun. All Pools, 25. Jordan Hall (Maver Midlands/Bagem Baits) 47-11-0, F1s, poled pinkie, Big Match Pool 37; Mattie Stockton (Maver Midlands) 24-9-0; Terry Edwards (Swan Elite) 23-1-0.


Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcs, Wed. 15, Rover all Pools. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 46-10-0, carp, poled pellet at 14m, peg 37, Meadow Pool. Dave Williams (Halesowen Royal British Legion) 32-4-0; Martin Lafevre (Moorlands Gold) 23-6-0. Thurs. 17, Rover all Pools. Bill ‘Basil’ Rathbone (St Francis All Comedians, Shelfield, Walsall) 39-12-0, F1s, poled pellet at 4m, peg 5, Middle Pool. John Hinton (Moorlands) 20-11-0; Paul Little (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 15-12-0. Sat. 24, Bank, Moors and Island Pools. Rob Brennan (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 43-3-0, F1s, poled pellet down the edge, peg 12, Moors Pool. Chris Hill (Mosella) 42-2-0; Paul Little (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 38-6-0; Mick Bradley (Moorlands) 32-0-0. Sun. 26, Meadow and Island Pools. Colin Pace (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 63-14-0, carp, poled pellet at 14m, peg 26, Meadow Pool. Chris Hill (Mosella) 59-12-0; Mick Bradley (Moorlands) 54-4-0; Richard Kings (St Davids Angling Club) 48-11-0.


Mosella Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Island and Windmill Pools, Sun. Ade Mansfield (Maver Gold/Bag ’em’ Baits) 86-0-0, carp, straight lead and bread, peg 27, Island Pool. Mark Malin (Colmic/Bait Tech) 85-6-0; Jason Morris (Brewery Angling Club) 57-4-0; Neil McKinnon (Preston Innovations) 51-12-0.


Newport, Woodstock Pond. Sun.12. Neil Dibble (Cwmbran) 33-12-0, carp and bream on pole and dead maggots, peg 9; Chris Murphy (Bargoed) 32-12-0 including pike of 32-4-0 caught on two grains of corn and pole tackle; Rob Sims (Garry Evans Tackle) 31-12-0.


Packington Somers, Meriden, Warks, Molands Mere, Sat. 15. Steve Edwards (Packington) 24-10-0, 20 roach, poled pellet, peg 48. Craig O’Brien (Fast Feeders) 15-5-0; Ray Quinney (Packington) 7-12-0. Sun. 43, Grats, Gearys Level and Little Gearys Pools. James Evans (Maver Solihull Angling Centre) 49-2-0, 25 carp, straight lead and bread, peg 11, Grats. Ms Suzi Smith (Kobra Feeders) 24-3-0; Ray Quinney (Packington) 18-12-0.


Patshull Park Fisheries, Pattingham, Shropshire, Sun. Great Lake, Hotel Bank, 12. Jason Benning (Little Dawley) 10-12-0, five bream, feeder fished sweetcorn, peg 44; Simon Harris (Little Dawley) 9-12-0; Kevin Tipton (Sensas) 7-9-0.


Poole Hall Fishery, Alveley, Salop, Cuckoo Pool, Sun. 11. Tom Murphy (Poole Hall) 65-10-0, carp and mixed silver fish, poled meat and corn, peg 18. Dave Felton (Poole Hall) 22-0-0; Alan Goode (Stevens Tackle) 19-12-0.


Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Salop, Ash, Oak and Beech Pools, Sun. 42. Chris Holmes (Mid Severn Angling) 63-0-0, carp to 6lb, poled pellet and maggot at 10m and to the paddles, peg 3, Beech Pool. Alun Jones (Deggys Tackle) 54-12-0; Mark Taylor (Shakespeare) 53-14-0; Craig Goldsmith (Maver Midlands) 51-4-0; Dave White (Maver Midlands) 43-8-0; Mitch Davidson (Maver Gold) 42-13-0. Wed. 12, Oak Pool. Tony Woolaston (Kings Pools) 37-6-0, carp to 4lb and roach to 1lb, poled maggot at 13m and to the wall, peg 1. Colin Wozak (Matrix Total Angling) 24-2-0; Danny Maxfield (Willenhall) 18-7-0; Gary Thomas (Willenhall) 14-9-0. Thurs. 12, Ash Pool. Brian Clark (Colmic Marukyu) 39-9-0, carp to 4lb, poled maggot at 16m, peg 6. Mick Jameson (Mid-Leisure) 25-13-0; Steph Davies (Tri-Cast Weston) 19-3-0; Mick Keen (Tri-Cast Weston) 11-14-0. Sat. 22, Oak Pool. Tony Cook (Royal Oak) 23-9-0, carp to 3lb and roach to 1lb, poled maggot at 8m, peg 1. Dave Cole (Bronx) 21-0-0; Pete Moss (Rod and Gun) 18-3-0; Phil Rhodes (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 15-7-0. Sun. 49, Ash, Beech, Hawthorn, Oak and Willow Pools. Wayne Mellings (Maver Midlands) 59-2-0, carp to 3lb and includind 20lb of barbel, small maggot feeder and maggot hook bait, peg 17, Willow Pool. Gary Probert (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 38-0-0; Steve Roberts (Oakengates Angling Centre) 33-6-0; Mark Lloyd (Oakengates Angling Centre) 32-4-0; Adam Slade (Sedgley) 31-12-0; Dave Barnard (Rod and Gun) 30-11-0.


Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcestershire, Sat. Deans Pool, 14. Phil Bishop (Woodlands) 31-8-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet and maggot; Ian Wright (Woodlands) 23-0-0; Simon Nickless (Saints) 22-5-0.  


Rhymney, Fochrhiw Pond. Sun.11. Colin Whitehouse (Rhymney) and Terry Moss (Rhymney) both 4-6-0, roach to 10oz on groundbait feeder and maggots from pegs on track side; Brian Rees (Rhymney) 2-4-0.


Sensas Nomads Open, Cefn Mably Lakes. Sat.12. Shaun Wilson (Trethomas) 76-13-0, carp on pole and maggots, peg 39 on Match Lake; Lee Pesticcio (Cardiff) 52-3-0; Craig Guerra (Newport) 44-4-0.


Sirhowy Fur and Feather, Redhill Fishery, Monmouth. Sun.33. Mike Williams (Browning West Wales) 50-3-0, carp to 7lb on pole and corn, peg 34 on Penny’s Pond; Chris Hall (Swansea) 37-0-0; Keith Wilcox (Cardiff) 34-4-0; Mark Goodall (Browning West Wales) 27-0-0.


Spencer Works, Peterstone Fishery. Sat. 24. Alan Davies (Trealaw) 30-12-0, carp on pole and maggots, peg in the bowl on Pencil Lake; Phil Rawlings (Newport) 18-0-0; Gary Fisher (Newport) 12-4-0; Mark Guerra (Newport) 11-5-0.


Stirrup Cup, Birmingham-Fazeley Canal, Curdworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, Sun. 10. Glen Morris (Stirrup Cup) 5-8-4, roach, skimmers and perch, poled squatt, peg 39; Graham Massey (Dams and Lock) 4-4-0; Darren Barratt (Colehill and District AC) 3-0-4; Ian Haddon (Weddington) 2-15-8; Alan Newman (Stirrup Cup) 2-15-4; Dave Freestone (Three Ems) 2-12-12.


Wassell Grove, Hagley, Stourbridge, West Midlands, Sat. Top and Match Pools, 18. Paul Hadlington (Club 2000) 51-8-0, carp to 6 lb and skimmers, poled pellet at 16 metres, peg 18 Match; Shaun Smith ((Club 2000) 39-8-0; Kevin Williams (Wolverhampton) 31-2-0; DJ Williams (Halesowen Royal British Legion) 28-8-0; Dean Homer (Wassell Grove) 28-0-0; Phil Cobb (Club 2000) 25-4-0.


White Springs Fishery, Pontarddulais. Match Lake. Sun.15. Alan Godrich (Swansea) 27-4-0, bream and carp on long pole and pellets to the island, peg 16; Wes Baldy (Swansea) 25-0-0; Brian Bevan (Swansea) 21-2-0.



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