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West Midlands Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for January 12/13 2013.


* Burton Angling Supplies League, Trent and Mersey Canal, Rugeley, Staffordshire, Sun. 58. Darren Lewis (Shakespeare Superteam) 25-5-7, nine chub and one big perch, poled punched bread, bloodworm and caster, by Plum Pudding pub; Jason Cunningham (Shakespeare Superteam) 6-5-1; Nick Moss (Leicester Sensas Green) 6-2-8; Pete Madeley (Measham A) 5-0-0; Aaron Wells (Leicester Sensas Blue) 4-15-2; Pete Scott (Three Marks and a Pete) 4-12-5. Teams: Shakespeare Superteam 14; Three Marks and a Pete 22; Measham A 24; Leicester Sensas Blue 25; Burton Angling Supplies and Rob’s Four both 28; Tackeroo AC 29; Dams and Lock 30; Four Heads 37; Leicester Sensas Green, Measham B and Walsall FC all 40; Nick’s Marauders 43.


* Wye Teams of Six, round 5. River Wye at Belmont. Sun. 72. Colin Harvey (D H Angling) 34-6-0, chub alternating float and feeder, maggots, peg 2 at Breinton; Clive Roberts (Sensas Nomads) 33-4-0; Hadrian Whittle (Woody’s) 28-6-0; Terry Parrot (Wolves) 25-4-0; Brian Rigby (Shakespeare) 23-10-0; Tony Bouckley (Wolves) 19-13-0. Teams: W B Clarke 60 points; Shakespeare 55; D H Angling 48; Woody’s 35; Academy and Sensas Nomads 34. League: Woody’s 61 points; Shakespeare 58; Sensas Nomads 53; Wizards 50.






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Other matches



Buckley, Trap Pool. Sun.14. Pete Evans (Buckley) 12-10-0, roach and ide, peg 8; Mark Griffiths (Buckley) 6-9-0; Graham Davidson (Buckley) 5-15-0.


Cefn Mably Lakes Over-50s, Wed.10. John Mack (Newport) 41-1-0, carp and bream on pole and pellets, peg on Willow Pond; Phil Rawlings (Newport) 39-1-0; Martyn Truman (Newport) 36-0-0.


Club Korum Junior Winter League, Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcestershire, Sun. Final Round, High Pool, 10. Zach Perry (Club Korum) 11-14-0, small carp and silver fish, poled maggot, peg 25; Connor Albutt (Club Korum) 10-10-0; George King (Club Korum) 10-6-0; Sam Gallagher (Club Korum) 9-4-0; Steph Blick (Club Korum) 8-14-0; Anna Blyth (Club Korum) 7-0-0; Alex Holloway (Club Korum) 5-0-0; Tom Sibley (Club Korum) 1-2-0. Final League: Connor Albutt (Club Korum) 29; George King (Club Korum) 29; Jordon Holloway 24; Alex Holloway, Anna Blyth and Sam Gallagher all 21.


Dog Lane Fishery, Napton, Warks, Willow Pool, Sun. 20. Paul Knapman (Daventry Angling Club) 26-13-0, 12 carp, method feeder, peg 4. Steve Milo (Devon Angling Club) 22-11-0; Adey Williams (Maggot Drowners) 12-14-0. Sun. 11, Willow Pool. Paul Knapman (Daventry Angling Club) 19-3-0, 5 small carp, method and pop-ups, peg 15. Ian Morris (Daventry Angling Club) 6-8-0; Phil Porter (Daventry Angling Club) 4-5-0.


Dynamite Makin’s Fishery, Nisa Open, Wolvey, Warwickshire, Thurs. 20. Tom Scholey (Matrix Dynamite Trentmen) 63-6-0, ten carp, poled sweetcorn, Phase One, peg 26; John Ricketts (Swann Baits/Mosella) 47-10-0; Mick Martin (Attleborough Sports) 28-0-0; Terry Cockburn (Coalville) 26-0-0; Gary Coton (Sutton Coldfield) 21-12-0; John Adamson (Nisa Feeders) 18-6-0. Wed. Phase One, Lake Four, 20. Phil Hill (Lanes Bait & Tackle) 20-4-0, one carp to method feeder and sweetcorn plus 12 lbs of roach, poled caster, peg 22; John Ricketts (Swann Baits Mosella) 17-12-0; John Adamson (Nisa Feeders) 9-0-0; Andy Findlay (Preston Innovatios/Sonubaits) 7-0-0; Andy Fulleylove (Kobra Feeders) 4-10-0; Gary Coton (Sutton Coldfield) and Richard Kidda (Dynamite Makin’s) both 3-12-0.


Elmbridge Fishery, Droitwich, Heron Pool, Thurs. 12. Keith Perrin (Tipton) 36-8-0, carp, wagglered corn, peg 11. Carl Bennett (J and P Tackle) 24-6-0; Jim Russell (Elmbridge) 20-6-0. Sat. 18, Heron Pool. Mark Bradley (M and B Angling Club) 61-12-0, carp, poled pellet and corn, peg 40. Jim Russell (Elmbridge) 57-8-0; Keith Perrin (Tipton) 33-6-0. Sun. 11, Heron Pool. Simon Richardson (DNS Floats) 51-10-0, carp, wagglered corn, peg 41. Dave Hodnett (Highley) 41-6-0; Alan Esprey (Elmbridge) 28-10-0.


Furnace Mill Fishery, Wyre, Bewdley, Worcestershire, Sun. Mucky Meadow and Mill Pools, 11. Paul Evans (Furnace Mill) 63-6-0, carp, poled pellet and maggot, peg 35 Mucky Meadow; Iwan Mills (Robin’s Timber) 58-6-0; Dave Johnson (Club 2000) 50-0-0; Chris Whitehouse (Furnace Mill) 45-4-0.


Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm. Shrewley, Warks, House Pool 2, Mon. 20. Chris Geogen (Sensas France) 68-12-0, F1’s, roach and skimmers, poled maggot at 4m, peg 9. Dave Chapman (White Hart Coventry) 48-14-0; Roy Winferdale (Stirrup Cup) 37-11-0. Tues. 23 over 50’s, High Pool. Paul Bailey (Ridgemere Angling Club) 65-6-0, carp, F1’s and stockies, poled pellet at 4 and 6m, peg 22. Ken Turner (Barford) 62-13-0; George Harrison (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 50-14-0. Wed. 16, Canal Pool. Warren Beech (Alvechurch Fishery) 61-15-0, carp and F1’s, dobbed bread at 16m, peg 1. Pete Rice (Bag ’em’ Baits) 55-8-0; Adam Wakelin (Preston Innovations) 46-3-0. Thurs. 54 Veterans, Jennys, Canal and High Pools. Jim Davenport (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 47-12-0, F1’s, poled pellet at 6m, peg 4, Jennys Pool. Dave Chapman (White Hart Coventry/ Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 41-15-0; Keith Palfrey (Tunnel Barn Veterans) 41-4-0; Ron Notley (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 36-15-0; Roy Sturdy (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 33-10-0;John Stockton (Barford Veterans) 29-5-0. Fri. 18, Top Pool. Bob Greenbury (Leicester Sensas) 63-6-0, F1’s, roach and skimmers, poled pellet at 12m and down the edge, peg 11. Malcolm Jones (Banbury Gunsmiths) 61-5-0; Les Wetton (Tunnel Barn Farm/ F1 Baits) 60-12-0; Pete Rice (Bag ’em’ Baits) 56-1-0. Sat. 36, House Pool 2 and New Pool. Steve Ringer (Shimano/Guru) 51-6-0, 25 F1’s, poled maggot at 12 and 14m, peg 19, New Pool. Brett Fairhurst (Upton) 46-10-0; Ben Harte (Tamworth Tackle) 44-13-0; Richard Knowles (Shakespeare) 42-9-0. Sun. 24, Canal and Jennys Pools. Brian Greenbury (Leicester Sensas) 103-14-0, carp, F1’s and skimmers, poled bread dobbing at 14m, peg 5, Canal Pool. Dave Lloyd (Maver Midlands) 98-15-0; Pete Caton (Dynamite Baits/Banbury Gunsmiths) 80-5-0; Adam Wakelin (Preston Innovations) 77-5-0.


Goodyear AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Cowley, Gnosall, Stafford, Sun. 11. Gus Godfrey (Goodyear AC) 1-14-0, twenty-four roach, poled punched bread and squatt, peg 1; Colin Upton (Goodyear AC) 1-11-0; Jamie Edgerton (Goodyear AC) 0-7-0.


Hawkesbury Fishery, Bedworth, Warks, Sun. 18. George Cairnes (Hawkesbury/Kodak) 30-8-0, roach and bream, poled maggot and caster, peg 5. Charlie Merritt (Hawkesbury) 23-13-0; Keith Walton (Hawkesbury) 20-8-0.


Holgan Farm, Llawhaden. Sun.15. Ian Heaps (Holgan Farm) 128-10-0, all carp on pole and 8mm yellow pellets, peg on Match Lake; Kevin Roberts (Haverfordwest) 86-12-0; Colin Bates (Haverfordwest) 78-2-0.


Izaak Walton Fishery, Chebsey, Stafford, Staffordshire, Wed. Canal, 10. Paul Carnwell (Garbolino Bait Tech) 51-10-0, carp, poled pellet; Carl Moon (Frenzee) 26-6-0; John Wild (Stafford) 19-15-0; Neil Mansfield (Wem AC) 19-12-0. Sun. Middle Pool, 12. Paul Carnwell (Garbolino Bait Tech) 38-12-0, carp, poled pellet; Anthony Adams (Northwood Inn) 34-7-0; Graham Fox (Northwood Inn) 26-5-0; Andy Cleary (Trentside Tackle) 22-9-0. Sat. Canal, 15. Paul Shone (Northwood Inn) 51-7-0, carp, poled pellet; Neil Edwards (Meir and Longton Royal British Legion) 11-15-0; John Wild (Stafford) 11-14-0; Peter Plant (Maver Midlands) 10-12-0.


King’s Pools, Shareshill, Staffordshire, Sat. Big Match Pool, 23. Jordan Hall (Maver Midlands/Bagem Baits) 50-13-0, carp to 9 lb, F1s to 3 lb, poled maggot, peg 45; Nigel Clark (King’s Pools) 42-2-0; Gary Gollins (Swan Elite) 35-12-0. Sun. Teams of Five, all pools, 45. Jordan Hall (Maver Midlands/Bagem Baits) 38-12-0, twelve carp to 6 lb, poled fished punched bread, peg 1 Big Match Pool; Steve Roberts (PI Boldings) 36-9-0; Mick Hatchard (Shakespeare Superteam) 32-10-0. Teams: Plan B 16; Short Heath Starts 20; Allen’s Tackle, Leamore 22.


Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcs, Silver Pool, Tues. 15. Dave Williams (Halesowen Royal British Legion) 55-0-0, F1’s, poled pellet at 6m, peg 40. George Reynolds (Kins Pools) 52-14-0; Iwan Mills (Robins Timber) 50-8-0. Wed. 21 over 50’s, Bank, Moors and Island Pools. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 84-5-0, carp and skimmers, poled pellet at 14m, peg 24, Bank Pool. Iwan Mills (Robins Timber) 78-0-0; Dave Williams (Halesowen Royal British Legion) 77-12-0. Thurs. 14, Meadow Pool. Clive Wright (Mosella) 43-12-0, carp, wagglered pellet, peg 52. Colin Bennett (Worcester) 31-5-0; Bill ‘Basil’ Rathbone (St Francis All Comedians Shelfield Walsall) 19-4-0. Sat. 15, Silver Pool. Richard Kings (St Davids Angling Club) 37-2-0, F1’s, poled maggot at 6m, peg 18. Chris Hill (Mosella) 34-11-0; Iwan Mills (Robins Timber) 25-14-0. Sun. 24, Meadow, Bank and Island Pools. Paul Little (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 68-14-0, carp, poled maggot at 6m, peg 37, Meadow Pool. Colin Pace (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 45-3-0; John Newton (Smithys) 37-9-0.


Mosella Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Windmill Lake, Wed. 15. Steve Ford (Daiwa Gordon League) 113-6-0, carp and skimmers, waggler and poled pellet, peg 22. Chris Goergen (Sensas France) 57-12-0; Chris Telling (Colmic) 48-0-0. Thurs. 24, Middle and Boundry Pools. Arthur Hicks (Colmic/Miracle Baits) 72-8-0, carp and skimmers, straight lead and maggot and poled pellet, peg 9, Middle Pool. Chris Goergen (Sensas France) 56-8-0; Barry Saunders (Manor Farm Leisure) 47-0-0; Steve Rich (Cotswold Angling) 45-6-0. Sat. 17, Ash and Middle Pools. Shaun Little (MAP marukyu) 73-12-0, carp and skimmers, poled pellet and groundbait feeder, peg 28, Middle Pool. Steve Ford (Daiwa Gordon League) 73-8-0; Pete Bennett (Banbury Gunsmiths) 62-8-0. Sun. 38, Middle, Windmill, Boundry and Ash Pools. Neil mcKinnon (Preston Innovations) 136-12-0, carp, poled pellet and groundbait feeder, peg 26, Middle Pool. Kurtis Tranter (Bait-tech) 106-0-0; John Clegg (Rexel Angling Club) 76-12-0; Steve Ford (Daiwa Gordon League) 72-6-0; Mick Lane (Manor Farm Leisure) 71-8-0.


Newport, School Pool. Sun.17. Chris Murphy (Bargoed) 54-8-0, carp and bream on pole and pellets to the lily pads, peg 41; John Harvey (Risca) 43-6-0; Phil Weaver (Newport) 29-12-0; Howard Green (Green’s Tackle) 23-12-0.


Packington Somers, Meriden, Warks, Little Gearys, Wed. 22. John Adamson (Packington) 34-4-0, F1’s, pole and tipped pellet, peg 8. Mick Varley (Rods and Reels) 24-4-0; Ian Keywood (Maver Solihull Angling Centre) 20-12-0. Sat. 16, Molands Mere. Bob Avery (Packington) 28-3-0, carp and F1’s, poled pellet and bread, peg 25. John adams (Packington) 24-2-0; John Newton (Smithys) 17-7-0. Sun. 35, Big Gearys, Little Gearys and Grats pools. Duncan Clarke (Maver Solihull Angling Centre) 31-10-0, carp, tip and pellet, peg 4, Grats Pool. Ms Suzi Smith (Kobra Feeders) 29-10-0; Ray Quinney (Packington) 27-10-0.


Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Salop, Beech and Hawthorn Pools, Mon. 12. Eric Bancroft (Rod and Gun) 35-13-0, carp to 4lb and perch to 3-2-0, poled maggot to the island, peg 11, Hawthorn Pool. Mick Jameson (Mid-Leisure) 35-0-0; Carl Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 34-7-0; Richard Duke (Bridgnorth Angling Society) 33-0-0. Wed. 12, Chestnut and Larch Pools. Joe Brennan (Preston Innovations Boldings pools) 43-2-0, carp to 4lb and skimmers to 2lb, poled maggot at 7m, peg 36, Chestnut Pool. Gary Morris (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 41-7-0; Tony Moreton (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 40-2-0; Andy Williams (Colmic Vespe) 32-7-0. Thurs. 12, Ash, Beech and Hawthorn Pools. Andy Williams (Colmic Vespe) 52-14-0, carp to 5lb, poled maggot down the shelf, peg 20, Ash Pool. Pete Ricketts (New Willenhall) 49-7-0; Eric Bancroft (Rod and Gun) 44-9-0; Gary Morris (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 37-6-0. Sat. 19, Chestnut and Larch Pools. Mick Jameson (Mid-Leisure) 45-7-0, carp to 4lb and skimmers to 2lb, poled maggot at 8m, peg 7, Chestnut Pool. Dave Brown (Maver Midlands) 39-1-0; Ken Humphreys (Oswestry) 36-0-0; Colin Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 35-11-0. Sun. 21, Ash and Beech Pools. Andy Williams (Colmic Vespe) 29-3-0, carp to 4lb, poled maggot at 6 and 12m, peg 20, Ash Pool. Kelvin Emlyn (Oakengates Angling Centre) 25-11-0; Andy Price (Oakengates Angling Centre) 25-6-0; Chris Jones (Carp Crew) 23-9-0.


Redhill Fishery Pole Only, Wed.12. James Barnett (Risca) 79-8-0, carp on corn over pellets, peg 5 on Sophie’s Pond; Richie Thompson (Docklow) 48-4-0; Graham Davies (Cefn Coed) 44-14-0.


Rhymney, River Wye at Boughrood. Sun. 11.Colin Whitehouse (Rhymney) 3-10-0, four grayling on maggot feeder, peg 15; Brian Rees (Rhymney) 2-4-0.


Stirrup Cup, Birmingham-Worcester Canal, Curdworth, Birmingham, Sun. 7. Darren Barratt (Coleshill and District AC) 5-13-12, small roach, poled punched bread, peg 40; Alan Newman (Stirrup Cup) 2-15-8; Sam Lewis (Three Ems) 2-12-4; Graham Massey (dams and Lock) 2-2-8; Joseph Taylor (Stirrup Cup) 0-15-8.


Wassell Grove Fishery, Hagley, Stourbridge, West Midlands, Sat. Round Three, Ind Winter League, Brook and Match Pools, 15. Dean Homer (Wassell Grove (66-10-0, carp to 6 lb, poled pellet and sweetcorn, Brook Pool 4; Sam Parker (Club 2000) 62-1-0; DJ Williams (Halesowen Royal British Legion) 50-10-0; Chris Bills (Wassell Grove) 42-3-0; Reese Jarvis (Wassell Grove) 34-6-0; Trevor Hodges (Weather Tech Roofing) 24-8-0.


White Springs, Pontarddulais. Old Canal. Sun.16. Nigel Morris (Neath) 62-12-0, carp and bream on pole and pellets to the island, peg 20; Steve Downes (Swansea) 25-0-0; John Morgan (Swansea) 24-8-0.


Wolverhampton AA, Shropshire Union Canal, Wheaton Aston, Staffordshire, Sat. 12. Barrie Jones (Team GB Four Ashes) 13-4-0, all roach, poled caster, peg 2; Barry Williams (Bilston Angling Centre) 6-9-4; Tony Eagles (Team GB Four Ashes) 6-5-14; Rob Quinn (Shakespeare Superteam) 6-1-7; Nigel Clayton (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 4-13-5; Paul Turner (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 4-2-0. Sun. Brewood Port Lane, 16. Steve Broome (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 4-4-3, roach and skimmers, poled caster, peg 16; John Garbett (Dudley Bait and Tackle) 3-6-14; Richard Guest (Maver Midlands) 3-2-14; Ben Garbett (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 2-7-6; Carl Westwood (Team GB Four Ashes) 1-14-2; Dennis Kneller (Anglers Peg) 1-12-9.


Yorkley, Cannop Ponds. Sun.18. James Allen (Lydney Juniors) 4-8-0, one bream on feeder and maggots, peg 39; Keith Griffiths (Yorkley) 4-4-0; Graham Andrews (Yorkley) 3-7-0; Jason Grindle (Yorkley) 3-1-0.



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