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 West Midlands Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for July 28/29 2012.

* Bridgnorth AS, Linley Bank, River Severn, Sun. 51. Jez Williams (Canal Side Tackle) 36-3-0, barbel, pellet feeder, peg 92; Dave George (Bridgnorth) 32-7-0; Chris Taylor (Bromsgrove) 31-15-0; Matt Hamilton (Droitwich) 28-0-0; Tony Morton (Preston Innovations) 26-10-0; Derek Causer (Bridgnorth) 24-13-0.


* Shakespeare Championship Qualifier,

Warks Avon, Evesham, Sat. 68. Chris Smith (Evesham) on peg 6, who took perch and a bonus tench on chopped worm and caster, before switching to his 13 metre hemp line and netting quality roach, to return 11-10-0. Second placed was Richard Steele (Evesham) on peg 1, where he poled hemp seed at long range to return 9-5-0 of roach. Paul Glenfield (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 9-2-0; Steve Ashmore (Sensas WB Clarke) 8-15-0; Rob Wooton (Shimano Dynamite Baits) 8-13-0.

Qualifiers: Chris Smith, Gary Seadon and Pete Morris.


* Tony Parker Memorial, Meadow, Bank and Island Pools on the Moorlands Farm complex, Sat. 55. Dave Williams (Halesowen Royal British Legion) 147-2-0, carp, poled pellet down the edge, peg 22, Bank Pool; Mark Tooze (Fosters) 107-15-0; Ian Wood (Club 2000) 103-15-0; Des Phillips (Smithys Tackle) 103-13-0; Jake Cork (Moorlands) 103-4-0; Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 95-6-0.


* Wychavon Championship Qualifier, Evesham Town and Ferry, Sun. 63. Michael Buchwalder (Preston Innovations/Sonu Baits) 10-15-0, maggot feeder then pole and hemp, roach, peg 15; Tony Marshall (Quorn Van den Eynde) 10-11-0; Gary Seadon (Sensas WB Clarke) 10-3-0; Rob South (Evesham) 9-15-0; Dean Haynes (Evesham) 9-12-8.

Qualifiers: Michael Buchwalder, Dean Haynes and Mark Brush.



Other fishing match results


Aberglais, Peterstone Fishery. Sun. 20. Nick Lane (Merthyr) 96-12-0, carp, bream and tench on pole and corn over pellets, peg on the straight on Pencil Lake; Mark Williams (Abertysswg) 92-10-0; Terry Jones Jun (Merthyr) 73-11-0; Graham Davies (Cefn Coed) 57-4-0.


Bilston Angling Centre, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Aldersley, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, Sun. 10. John Hall (Bilston Angling Centre) 7-15-0, roach and perch, poled worm and caster, peg 10; Tony Eagles (Team Four Ashes GB) 4-7-0; Dave Pinches (Goldthorn Social) 4-4-0.


Blackfords Progressive, Kingswood Lake, Cannock, Staffordshire, Sat. 28. John Burns (Blackfords Progressive) 17-10-0, roach and skimmers, poled maggot, peg 29; Steve McQueen (Stafford) 13-6-0; Steve Preece (M & S Joinery) 13-5-0; Chris Brown (Mansfield) 13-3-0.


Cefn Mably Lake Over-50s, Wed.12. Jason Sterio (Cardiff) 66-0-0, carp on long pole and pellets fished shallow, peg on Match Lake; Peter Meese (Cardiff) 62-0-0; Peter Payne (Merthyr) 58-0-0.


Cradley Heath Labour AC, Hillview Fisheries, Twyning, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, Sun. Canals, 20. Simon West (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 111-10-0, carp to 6 lb, poled pellet and meat, Canal 4; Barry Robson (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 110-8-0; Chris Owen (Cradley Heath Labour AC) 88-4-0.


Docklow Pools, Leominster, Herefordshire, Stock Pool, Sun. 10. Sean Stewart (Birmingham) 146-2-0, carp and mixed silvers, poled maggot and corn, peg 20. Ron Ord (Liverpool) 141-8-0; Rob Jones (Wales) 134-14-0.


Dynamite Makins, Wolvey, Warks, Kobra Feeders Affordables, Lake 2, Wed. 26. John Adamson (Kobra Feeders/Levas) 139-12-0, carp, Method, peg A9. Mick Timson (Dynamite Makins) 90-10-0; Charlie Shaw (Derby Fishermania) 83-12-0. Thurs. 35, Crater, Snake and Reptile Pools. Baz Smithson Gedling Tackle) 92-10-0, carp, poled dead maggot, peg 15, Snake Pool. Sean Huggins (Dynamite Baits) 68-14-0; Tom Neale (Rutlanders) 64-14-0.


Four Crosses AC, Four Crosses Pool, Cannock, Staffordshire, Thurs. 9. Des Parr (Four Crosses AC) 36-13-0, carp, poled meat, peg 3; Gary Busby (Four Crosses AC) 33-13-0; Neil Lawrence (Four Crosses AC) 14-7-0; Gary Johnson (Sensas) 11-13-0. Sun. 16. Glen Poynter (Angler’s Peg) 32-10-0, carp, poled meat, peg 3; Gary Johnson (Sensas) 22-10-0; Andy Chapman (Four Crosses AC) 20-1-0; Paul Thomas (Ian’s Tackle) 14-11-0; Glen Brookes (Four Crosses AC) 14-5-0; Ollie Cadman (Ian’s Tackle) 13-14-0.


Furnace Mill Fishery, Wyre Forest, Kidderminster, Mucky Meadow Pool, Sun. 12. Kev Johnson (Furnace Mill) 104-9-0, carp, poled meat and corn, peg 32. Andy Gwillam (WFR) 96-15-0; Paul Cook (Maver/Marks Tackle) 74-8-0.


Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks, New Pool, Mon. 21. Dave Chapman (White Hart Coventry) 156-5-0, carp and F1s, poled paste at 4m, peg 29. Rob Swain (White Hart Birmingham) 127-10-0; Pete Caton (Banbury Gunsmiths/Dynamite Baits) 119-3-0; Barry Duggan (Warwick Portobello) 103-12-0. Tues. 28, High Pool. Rob Swain (White Hart Birmingham) 134-9-0, F1s, poled pellet at 4m and down the dge, peg 7. Reg Davies (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 98-12-0; Dave Holmes (Barford) 97-8-0; Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 90-6-0. Wed. 17, Canal Pool. Paul Newell (Kingsmill Redditch) 170-11-0, carp and F1s, poled bread at 7m, peg1. Pete Rice (Bag ’em’ Baits) 128-8-0; Andy Jackson (Mosella) 120-4-0; Chris Horsley (Tunnel Barn Farm) 105-15-0. Thurs. 51 Veterans, Jennys, Club and Canal Pools. Alan Dawson (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 120-10-0, F1s and skimmers, poled pellet at 7m, peg 26, Jennys Pool. John Berry (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 101-12-0; John Stockton (Barford) 90-15-0; Reg Davies (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 85-13-0; Dave Holmes (Barford) 84-6-0; Ken Turner (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 81-6-0. Fri. 22, New Pool. Ronnie Biggs (OHMS) 136-9-0, carp and F1s, poled bread, peg 1. David James (Browning Crowsport) 113-2-0; Andy Jackson (Mosella) 105-12-0; Phil Moore (Tunnel Barn Farm) 103-2-0. Sat. 18, Jennys Pool. Stu Palser (Banbury Gunsmiths/Middy)144-10-0, carp and F1s, chopped worm and caster, peg 24. Pete Caton (Dynamite Baits/Banbury Gunsmiths) 123-6-0; Kevin Armstrong (Emsworth Angling Centre) 118-11-0. Sun. 27, New Pool. Pete Rice (Bag ’em’ Baits) 123-12-0, F1s, roach and ski8mmers, poled maggot at 4m and down the edge, peg 8. Stu Palser (Banbury Gunsmiths/Middy) 119-7-0; Pete Caton (Dynamite Baits/Banbury Gunsmiths) 110-1-0; Paul Bick (Shakespeare) 101-11-0.


Goodyear AC, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Coven, Staffordshire, Thurs. 14. John Benness (Goodyear AC) 3-5-0, roach, perch and gudgeon, poled squatt and pinkie, peg 8; Joe Hewitt (Goodyear AC) 3-1-0; Steve Thomson (Goodyear AC) 2-15-0. Sun. Greenaways Pool, Pattingham, Shropshire, 17. Colin Upton (Goodyear AC) 35-12-0, carp to 4 lb, poled pellet; Bob Cooke (Goodyear AC) 31-2-0; Barry Lewis (Penkridge) 2-7-1.


Hawkesbury Fishery, Bedworth, Warks, Thurs. 13. Grant Merritt (Hawkesbury) 79-11-0, carp, poled meat, peg 34. John Kidd (Hawkesbury) 69-1-0; Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 67-2-0. Sat. 16. George Cairnes (Hawkesbury/Kodak) 74-9-0, carp, dog biscuit, peg 40. Charlie Merritt (Hawkesbury) 70-5-0; Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 57-10-0. Sun. 22. James Rock (Army) 91-4-0, carp and bream, poled meat, peg 32. Paul Reynolds (Hawkesbury) 69-13-0; Grant Merritt (Hawkesbury) 61-10-0.


Holgan Farm, Llawhaden. Carp Lake. Sun.18. James Young (Neath) 108-8-0, carp on pole and pellets in the margins, peg 14; Ian Heaps (Holgan Farm) 83-11-0; Colin Bates (Haverfordwest) 60-0-0.


Jessar Angling Club, Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks, House Pool, Sun. 20. Jamie Tarplee (Colmic) 109-14-0, carp and F1s, poled meat, peg 8. Wayne Bradley (Jessar) 86-10-0; Gary Page (Jessar) 80-5-0.


King’s Pools, Shareshill, Staffordshire, Wed. Big Match Pool, 24. George Reynolds (King’s Pools) 121-1-0, carp to 6 lb, poled bread, peg 41; Jordan Hall (Maver Gold/Bagem Baits) 116-0-0; Paul Gregory (Swan Elite) 110-10-0. Thurs. New Match Pool, 12. Craig Litthehales (WAC) 60-12-0, small carp, poled maggot, peg 1; Dan Ludgate (Mosella) 50-8-0; Bob Tandy (Bagging Machine AC) 41-4-0. Sat. Carp Lake, 12. Jordan Hall (Maver Gold/Bagem Baits) 125-8-0, carp to 4 lb, poled paste, peg 10; Dave Doughty (Wood End) 80-0-0; Terry Edwards (Swan Elite) 69-4-0. Sat. Reg Fox Memorial, Syndicate Pool, 15. J. Marley (King’s Pools) 53-8-0, carp to 7 lb, poled sweetcorn, peg 7; A. Lester (UK Angling) 44-14-0; Bob Tandy (Bagging Machine AC) 41-8-0. Sun. Big Match Pool, 20. Bob Baker (King’s Pools) 151-8-0, carp to 4 lb, poled sweetcorn and paste, peg 1; Jordan Hall (Maver Gold/Bagem Baits) 132-15-0; T. Thompson (King’s Pools) 107-14-0.


Llanrumney Summer League, Cefn Mably Lakes. Sun.14. Mark Blackmore (Cardiff) 55-0-0, carp on pole and meat, peg on Match Lake; Jon Calli (Cardiff) 53-0-0; Andy Walsh (Cardiff) 46-4-0.


Lydney and Yorkley, Lydney Lake. Sun.35. Derek Hale (Yorkley) 46-3-0, bream to 5lb on Method feeder and pellets, peg 5; Mark Annis (Lydney) 31-15-0; Richard Harding (Yorkley) 29-8-0; Roger Andrews (Yorkley) and Matt Grindle (Lydney Juniors) both 24-1-8.


Maver Solihull Angling Centre, Packington Somers, Meriden, Warks, Molands Mere, Wed. 15. Steve Chester (Mosella) 75-8-0, carp and F1s, Method and pellet, peg 15. Dave Hipkiss (Ridgemere) 61-6-0; Keith Wooding (Maver Solihull Angling Centre) 59-0-0.


Monk Hall Fishery, Monkhopton, Salop, Lark and Swallow Pools, Sun. 15. Keith Perrin (Tipton) 40-12-0, carp and mixed silvers, poled pellet and corn, peg 60, Lark Pool. Bill Stone (Monk Hall) 34-0-0; Brian Emms (Monk Hall) 33-1-0.


Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcs, Silver and Island Pools, Tues. 22. George Reynolds (Kings Pools) 180-15-0, carp, poled pellet at 16m, peg 2, Island Pool. John Swain (White Hart Birmingham) 135-15-0; Mark Blackburn (West Midlands Police/Maver) 93-10-0. Wed. 35 over 50’s, Meadow and Bank Pools. Dave Whitehouse (Manchester) 91-11-0, carp, poled pellet down the edge, peg 36, Meadow Pool. Mark Tooze (Fosters) 83-6-0; Keith Wright (Stourport) 68-6-0. Thurs. 33, Bank, Moors and Island Pools. Brian Hobbs (Browning Spa) 126-4-0, carp, poled pellet down the edge, peg 17, Bank Pool. Clive Poole (Maver) 123-1-0; Chris Senter (Browning Spa) 122-8-0. Fri pm. 26, Bank, Moors and Island Pools. Lee Boden (Stonehenge) 183-10-0, carp, poled paste down the edge, peg 11, Bank Pool. Harry Ward (Starlet Veterans) 135-1-0; Anthony Shuck (Kidderminster) 109-4-0. Sun. 23, Bank and Island Pools. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon league) 117-4-0, carp, poled pellet down the edge, peg 15, Bank Pool. Ian Wood (Club 2000) 100-14-0; Glyn Clarke (Browning Spa) 82-10-0.


Mosella Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Island Pool, Mon. 12, 3 hour match. Jason Cooke (WB Clarke/Sensas) 66-4-0, carp, F1s and tench, poled pellet, peg 33. Scott Smith (Smithys Tackle) 62-2-0; Andy Stone (Manor Farm Leisure) 52-8-0. Wed. 16, Island Pool. Phil Tipton (Billy no Mates) 107-0-0, carp and tench, poled pellet and groundbait feeder, peg 25. Bob Yeomans (RAF Garbolino) 96-12-0; Andy Beasley (RAF Garbolino) 72-4-0. Thurs. 20, Island Pool. Phil Tipton (Billy no Mates) 151-4-0, carp and tench, poled pellet and groundbait feeder, peg 6. Bob Yeomans (RAF Garbolino) 115-8-0; Pete Caton (Dynamite Baits/Banbury Gunsmiths) 72-0-0. Sun. 18, Middle Pool. Neil McKinnon (Preston Innovations) 140-0-0, carp and tench, poled pellet and groundbait feeder, peg 26. Pete Bennett (Banbury Gunsmiths) 110-0-0; Neil Carlos (Ridgemere) 104-12-0.


Newport, Woodstock Pond. Sun.17. Steve Shaw (Marukyu) 23-12-0, F1s and bream on feeder and pellets to the island, peg 29 by bailiff’s cabin; John Mack (Newport) 23-8-0; Rob Sims (Garry Evans Tackle) 20-6-0; Chris Murphy (Bargoed) 19-10-0.


Packington Somers, Meriden, Warks, Gearys Level, Sat. 21. Fred Coxon (Packington) 58-8-0, carp, Method and pellet, peg 11. Ron Savage (Lanes Baits) 43-5-0; Jim Wyatt (Packington) 41-0-0. Sun. 21, Little Gearys. Pete Heaven (Greyhound) 73-0-0, F1s, poled pellet, peg 13. Ryan Harris (Packington) 67-5-0; Ms Suzi Smith (Kobra Feeders) 46-3-0.


Parkes Hall AC, Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcestershire, Sun. Meadow Pool, 16. Paul Cartwright (ABC) 128-13-0, carp to 8 lb, poled sweetcorn, peg 15; Jamie Trevis (Parkes Hall AC) 90-1-0; Craig Jeavons (Parkes Hall AC) 46-13-0.


Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Salop, Chestnut Pool, Mon. 12. Colin Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 140-6-0, carp, poled pellet and corn, peg 7. Phil Shaw (Lower Hill Farm) 134-0-0; Graham Evason (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 97-9-0. Wed. 21, Sycamore and Larch Pools. Josh Humphreys (ABC) 104-11-0, carp, poled pellet and corn, peg 21, Sycamore Pool. Dave Lloyd (Tipton) 98-9-0; Clive wynn (Tri-Cast Weston) 83-6-0. Thurs. 32, Chestnut and Oak Pools. Howard Williams (Weston Pools) 98-10-0, carp, poled pellet and corn, peg 26, Chestnut Pool. John Wild (Stafford) 84-0-0; Steve Owen (Mid-leisure) 75-8-0; Andy Williams (Vespe) 53-11-0. Sat. 23, Sycamore Pool. Jason Elwell (Phils Tackle) 129-12-0, carp, poled pellet and corn, peg 16, Sycamore Pool. Les Thompson (Matrix Bait-tech) 112-3-0; Andy Kyte (Maver Sonu) 88-1-0; Colin Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 67-13-0.


Redhill Fishery, Monmouth. Pole-only. Wed.14. Howard Green (Green’s Tackle) 158-12-0, carp on pole and pellets in the margins, peg 5 on Sophie’s Pond; Steve Shaw (Marukyu) 144-0-0; Ian Sutton (Iffers) 138-0-0.


Reedswood AC, Reedswood Pool, Walsall, West Midlands, Tues. 19. Gary Page (Jessar AC) 36-15-0, carp to 4 lb, poled paste, peg 24; Craig Arnold (Jessar AC) 25-14-0; Phil Watts (Foster’s) 25-4-0.


Rhymney, Parc Cwm Darran Lake. Sun.18. Keith Price (Tredegar) 38-6-0, small carp on long pole and paste, peg on car park bank; Lloyd Davies (Rhymney) 34-11-0; Andy Lavelle (Rhymney) 26-9-0.


Sensas Open, Earlswood Lakes, Earrlwood, Birmingham, West Midlands, Sun. Windmill Lake, 30. John Thorpe (Coventry) 37-4-0, bream to 5 lb, feeder fished worm, peg 55; Alf Hand (Redditch) 27-10-0; Mark Greening (Streetley) 26-4-0; Steve Preece (M & S Joinery) 25-14-0.


Shakespeare Championship Qualifier, Eveshams Town and ferry Waters, Wed. 48. Trevor Chalk (Evesham) 18-7-0, roach, poled hempseed at 13m, peg 20. John Freeborn (Sensas North) 13-6-9; Paul Glenfield (Drennan BanburyGunsmiths) 12-9-0; Paul Norledge (Worcester) 12-0-0; Pete Morris (Sensas WB Clarke) 11-6-0. Qualifiers: Trevor Chalk and John Freeborn.


Sirhowy, White Springs Fishery, Pontarddulais. Old Canal. Sun. 22. Luke Sorokin (Neath) 73-0-0, carp and bream on pole and pellets in the margins, end peg 36 facing wind; Mike Yandle (Tredegar) 67-12-0; Peter Edwards (Swansea) 54-5-0; Andrew Crocker (Neath) 43-0-0.


Spencer Works Pairs, Hartleton Lake, Ross on Wye. Sat. 24. Gary Fisher (Newport) 45-0-0, all skimmers on long pole and maggots over groundbait, peg in field facing island; Nicky Bevan (Newport) 35-12-0; Dave Turberville (Newport) 26-5-0; Craig Guerra (Newport) 25-0-0.

Pairs: Nicky Bevan and Craig Guerra 3 points; Gary Fisher and John Mack 5; Carl Guerra and Mark Guerra 7.


Stirrup Cup, Birmingham-Fazeley Canal, Curdworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, Sun. 13. Andy Swift (Browning Lifestyle) 6-10-8, skimmers to 1 lb, roach, rudd and perch, poled maggot and caster, peg 75; Sam Lewis (Three Ems) 5-14-4; Dave Reaney (Browning Lifestyle) 5-7-8; Martin Lane (Attleborough Sports) 3-9-12; Tony Foster (Dams and Lock) 3-5-12; Alan Newman (Stirrup Cup) 3-3-0.


Toft Charity Sheild, Toft Fishery, Rugby, Warks, Sat. 41. Ivan Mills (Daventry Angling Club) 119-4-0, carp, Method and pellet, peg 42. Rich Wills (Daventry Angling Club) 91-0-0; Graham Cheney (Daventry Angling Club) 90-9-0; Nathan Grainger (White Hart Angling Club) 90-0-0. Over £500  raised for MacMillan Cancer Unit at Warwick Hospital.


Wolverhampton AA, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Penkridge, Wed. 15. Mel Wood (Team Four Ashes GB) 8-0-0, roach, poled caster, peg 15; Ben Garbett (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 7-5-0; Richard Guest (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 5-8-8; Steve Lovell (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 5-0-0; Bob Edgerton (Goodyear AC) 4-8-8; Neil Turner (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 3-15-8.


Wolverhampton Over 60s, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Coven, Staffordshire, Wed. 20. Cliff Harrison (Bridgtown) 10-1-0, all roach, poled hempseed, peg 11; Dennis Jackson (Bridgtown) 8-12-12; Paul Andrews (Crewe) 4-14-14.


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