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No West Midlands Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for January 19/20 2013. 


Other matches


Dynamite Makin’s Fishery, Nisa Opens, Wolvey, Warwickshire, Wed. Phase One, Lake Four, 10. Phil Hull (Lanes Bait and Tackle) 15-12-0, roach to 6 oz, poled caster, peg 8; John Adamson (Nisa Feeders) 8-12-0; George Fisher (Makin’s Select) 6-14-0. Thurs. Phase One, Lake Five, 11. Phil Hull (Lanes Bait and Tackle) 23-14-0, hybrids, perch and roach, poled caster or pinkie over groundbait laced with caster, pinkie and chopped worm, peg 1; John Adamson (Nisa Feeders) 14-10-0; Bill Jones (Makin’s Select) 10-2-0.


Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks, Bottom Pool, Mon. 18. Dave Chapman (White Hart Coventry) 59-1-0, carp and F1s, poled pellet at 7m on the deck, peg 14. Brian Edwards (Youngs Match Group) 26-9-0; Charlie McGurrin (Fosters) 25-7-0; Ashley Grimes (Tunnel Barn Farm) 23-12-0. Tues. 18 over 50’s, Club Pool. Mike Hodgkins (Tunnel Barn Farm) 46-3-0, F1s and stockies, poled pellet at 7m on the deck, peg 17. Alan Darling (Tunnel Barn Farm) 39-3-0; Jim Davenport (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 36-12-0; Ken Turner (Barford) 34-12-0. Thurs. 22 Veterans, House Pool 2. Alan Robinson (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 26-7-0, F1s, roach and skimmers, poled pellet at 8m on the deck, peg 25. Dave Chapman (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 23-12-0; Tony Maquire (Fosters) and Chris Haille (Meadowlands Veterans) both 21-4-0. Sat. 17, Top Pool. Adam Wakelin (Preston Innovations) 49-10-0, F1s, stockies and skimmers, poled pellet at 6, 8, 10 and 12m, on the deck, peg 8. Rob Kite (Marston Green Tavern) 48-11-0; Rod Rhodes (Marston Green Tavern) 46-8-0; Ed Warren (Preston Innovations) 46-4-0. Sun. 18, Top Pool. Pete Rice (Bag ’em’ Baits) 40-14-0, carp, F1s, roach and skimmers, poled maggot at 6m, peg 11. Les Wetton (Tunnel Barn Farm/F1 Baits) 36-7-0; Bob Conway (Litchfield) 36-3-0; Pete Caton (Dynabite Baits/Banbury Gunsmiths) 34-12-0.


Holgan Farm, Llawhaden. Sun.15. Keith Moore (Haverfordwest) 128-1-0, 24 carp on wagglers and pellets in 8ft of water, peg on Match Lake; Ian Heaps (Holgan Farm) 108-12-0; Colin Bates (Haverfordwest) 73-0-0.


Iffers, Kings Pool, Coleford. Sat. 18. Mark Wellington (Iffers) 3-7-0, roach and perch on pole and maggots, peg 6; Dennis Sherwood (Wye Angling) 2-11-0; James Smith (Iffers) 1-8-0; Wayne Meek (Iffers) 1-7-0.


King’s Pools, Shareshill, Staffordshire, Sun. Big Match and Carp Pools, 13. Richie Mynett (King’s Pools) 12-10-0, Fis, poled pellet, peg 12 Carp Pool; Jordan Hall (Maver Midlands/Bag ‘em Baits) 8-3-0; John Benjamin (Swan AC) 1-2-0.


Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcs, Meadow Pool, Wed. 15. Iwan Mills (Robins Timber) 76-4-0, carp, poled corn at 6m, peg 50. Colin Bennett (Worcester) 33-10-0; Glyn Clarke (Browning Spa) 27-8-0; Bill ‘Basil’ Rathbone (St Francis All Comedians, Shelfield, Walsall) 22-12-0. Thurs. 15, Bank and Island Pools. Iwan Mills (Robins Timber) 43-4-0, carp, wagglered corn, peg 14, Island Pool. George Reynolds (Kings Pools) 20-12-0; Colin Bennett (Worcester) 19-9-0; Bill ‘Basil’ Rathbone (St Francis All Comedians, Shelfield, Walsall) 18-8-0. Sat. 16, rover, all Pools. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 33-13-0, carp and F1s, poled pellet down the edge, peg 12, Moors Pool. Colin Pace (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 23-8-0; Lawrence Connolly (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 10-8-0; Richard Kings (St Davids Angling Club) 8-0-0. Sun. 17, Bank, Island and Middle Pools. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 17-0-0, roach and skimmers, poled maggot at 10m, peg 24, Bank Pool. Richard Kings (St Davids Angling Club) 15-3-0; Dave Williams (Halesowen Royal British Legion) 10-10-0; Iwan Mills (Robins Timber) 10-8-0.


Mosella Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Windmill Lake, Wed. 15. Steve Ford (Daiwa Gordon League) 64-6-0, carp and skimmers, poled pellet, peg 13. Richard Merry (Manor Farm Leisure) 39-14-0; Chris Coleman (Broom Angling Club) 39-12-0. Thurs. 15, Windmill Lake. Andy Stone (Manor Farm Leisure) 49-8-0, carp and skimmers, poled pellet, peg 10. Alan Oram (Dynamite Baits) 40-0-0; Andy Grimes (Manor Farm Leisure) 27-0-0. Sat. 15, Windmill Lake. Chris Cameron (Middy) 106-8-0, carp and skimmers, including a 15-0-0 mirror, poled pellet, peg 18. Steve Ford (Daiwa Gordon League) 81-8-0; Andy Grimes (Manor Farm Leisure) 36-0-0. Sun. 15, Windmill Lake and Ash Pool. Steve Ford (Daiwa Gordon League) 62-6-0, carp and skimmers, poled pellet, peg 7, Ash Pool. Chris Telling (Colmic) 60-4-0; Jason Cook (WB Clarke) 57-8-0.


Packington Somers, Meriden, Warks, Little Gearys, Wed. 11. Tony Musticone (Alvechurch Fishery) 13-4-0, F1s, poled pellet, peg 28. Danny Tresigne (Kamasan Starlets) 3-8-0; John Adamson (Packington) 1-3-0. Sun. 11, Willow, grats and Molands Mere. Steve Edwards (Packington) 3-10-0, mixed bits, poled pellet, peg 11, Willow Pool. John Adamson (Packington) 3-6-0; Paul Amos (Packington) 2-10-0.


Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcestershire, Tues. Deans Pool, 15. C. Goergen (Sensas France) 36-8-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet, peg 10; Jason Stone (Woodlands) 35-5-0; Steve Wilson (Midland Bears) 31-1-0; J. May jr (Woodlands) 18-0-0. Sat. Silver Fish League, Round Two, Arles Pool, 26. Andy Morrison (Fisherman’s Friend) 11-5-0, roach and skimmers, poled pinkie and bloodworm, peg 10; S. Farmer (Woodlands) 9-2-0; Simon Nickless (Saints) 7-12-0; Jason Stone (Preston Innovations Woodlands) 6-5-0. Sun. Ghost and Arles Pools, 15. Chris Hill (Mosella) 48-6-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 36; Simon Nickless (Saints) 30-0-0; Anthony Mansell (Frenzee) 29-12-0; P. Wedge (Mosella) 18-9-0.


Sensas Nomads, Cefn Mably Lakes. 14. Shaun Wilson (Trethomas) 30-3-0, carp and bream on pole and pellets, peg on Horseshoe Lake; Richard Candy (Sensas Nomads) 16-6-0; Clive Roberts (Sensas Nomads) 14-4-0; Dean Jay (Dinas Powys) 9-8-0.


White Springs Winter Series, Pontarddulais. Sun.30. Chris Hall (Cwmbran Angling Nobblers) 27-78-0, carp and bream on pole and pellets to the island, peg on Old Canal; Les Sheldon (Swansea) 26-0-0; Andy Neal (Caerphilly) 22-2-0; Chris Bradley (Neath) 21-11-0; Gary Mitchell (Swansea) 15-8-0; Dean O’Connor (Swansea) 15-0-0.



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