Keep catching whatever the weather – there’s loads of great tips in this week’s Angler’s Mail.


West Midlands Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for November 24/25 2012.


* Bridgnorth AS, Severn, Sun. 71. Derek Fuller (Billinghurst) 7-12-0, one barbel, straight lead and meat, from peg 11; Mick Hall (Billingshurst) 7-8-0; Richard Webber (Wombourne) 7-6-0; Alan Richards (Coseley) 6-11-0; Jez Williams (Canalside Tackle) 6-8-0; Barry Hatch (London) 6-5-0.


* Garbolino Sensas Cips League, Barston and Packington, Sun. 74. Nigel Bull (Kamasan Starlets) 33-6-0, skimmers and a few F1s on poled bloodworm over groundbait, Barston peg 112; Darren Cox (Kamasan Starlets) 31-7-0; Des Shipp (Daiwa Dorking) 31-2-0; Callum Dicks (Daiwa Dorking) 30-6-0.

League: Daiwa Dorking 8; Kamasan Starlets Green 9; Kamasan Starlets Blue 10; Kamasan Super Starlets 16; Preston Innovations Delcac 19.


* Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm WL, House Pools 1 and 2 plus the New Pool, Sun. 50. Steve Ringer (Shimano Guru/Chambers Champs) 83-9-0, F1s, roach and skimmers poled maggot down the track and at 14 metres; peg 1, House Pool 2; Pete Rice (Bag ’em’ Baits/Mosella) 80-3-0; Adam Wakelin (Preston Innovations/ Chambers Champs) 78-12-0; Neil Machin (Chambers Champs) 66-8-0; Mark Malin (Mosella) 63-11-0; Steve Ayres (Haines Angling Centre) 58-6-0.

Teams: Chambers Champs 15; Mosella 23; Phoenix 32; Haines Angling Centre 38; Tunnel Barn farm All Stars 42.

League: Chambers Champs 4; Mosella 8; Phoenix and Tunnel Barn Farm All Stars both 15.


* Izaak Walton (Stafford) AA Winter League, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Stafford, Sun. Round Five, 90. Fred Cheetham (Team Eclipe Green) 18-3-0, all roach, poled hemp, Hazelstrine; Craig Ritchie (Exiles) 14-15-11; Jason Evans (Browning Spa) 11-6-0; Joe Brennan (Maver Midlands) 10-4-2; Kevin Perry (Browning Lifestyle Red) 8-10-10; John Buttery (Kingfisher AC) 7-0-1.

Teams: Team Eclipse Green 66; Browning Lifestyle Red 57; Shakespeare Superteam  and team GB Four Ashes Victory both 56; Browning Spa and Dams and Lock both 53.

League: Browning Lifestyle Red 320; Shakespeare Superteam 303; Team Eclipse Green 270; Maver Tipton Van den Eynde Red 264; Team GB Four Ashes Victory 258; Maver Tipton Van den Eynde Gold 251.






Other matches





Blackfords Progressive, Kingswood Lake, Cannock, Staffordshire, Sat. 18. John Burns (Blackfords Progressive) 26-2-0, skimmers to 1 lb, feeder fished maggot, peg 8; Ed Warren (Kamasan Starlets) 19-2-0; Paul Bucknell (Little Dawley) 18-3-0; Jason Bucknell (Little Dawley) 10-15-0.


Buckley Over-50s, Trap Pool. Thurs. 12. Mal Griffiths (Buckley) 10-9-0, peg 36; Pete Evans (Buckley) 9-11-0; Derek Long (Buckley) 8-5-0.


Cefn Mably Lakes over – 50s, Wed. 10 John Mack (Newport) 41-1-0, carp on long pole with corn over pellets, peg on Bridge Pond; Phil Rawlings (Newport) 37-0-0; Bob Mitchell (Cefn Mably) 32-0-0.


Dynamite Makins, Wolvey, Warks, Kobra Feeders Affordables, Lake 2, Wed. 15. John Adamson (Kobra Feeders/Levas) 63-14-0, carp, straight lead and peelet and poled pellet, peg A13. Dave McDowell (Coventry) 26-12-0; Tony Lamb (Sutton Coldfield) 16-8-0. Thurs. 19, Lagoon Pool. Steve Brindley (Attleborough Sports) 41-12-0, carp, skimmers and roach, poled corn, peg 21. Dave Ashdown (Sparks and Spanners) 37-10-0; Phil Hull (Lanes Baits) 33-6-0.


Elmbridge Fishery, Droitwich, Heron Pool, Thurs. 14. Jim Russell (Elmbridge) 25-10-0, carp, pellet feeder, peg 4. Tony Webb (West Midlands Police/Maver) 17-8-0; Mick Tuberfield (Elmbridge) 15-10-0. Sat. 18, Heron Pool. Jim Russell (Elmbridge) 41-10-0, carp, pellet feeder, peg 31. John Pulley (Elmbridge) 40-8-0; Addie Price (Metal Castings Angling Club) 15-10-0.


Furnace Mill Fishery, Wyre, Worcestershire, Sun.

Mucky Meadow and Furnace Pools, 16. Daz Randle (Mosella BC) 45-3-0, carp to 5 lb, poled pellet, peg 15 Furnace; Mick Round (Old Dial AC) 39-7-0; Dean Sheldon (Mucky Meadow) 35-9-0; Steve Harris (Grant Albutt Angling Supplies) 33-0-0; Iwan Mills (Robins Timber) 33-0-0.


Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks, High Pool, Mon. 22. Dave Chapman (White Hart Coventry) 97-7-0, F1s, stockies and koi carp, poled pellet at 6m, peg 39. Steve Birch (Northfields) 79-14-0; Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 75-10-0; Charlie McGurrin (Fosters) 71-13-0. Tues. 23 over 50’s, House Pool 2. Pete Rice (Bag ’em’ Bags) 64-14-0, F1s, roach and skimmers, poled maggot with slop, peg 26. Barry Duggan (Warwick Portabello) 47-4-0; John Berry (White Hart Coventry) 41-5-0; Dave Chapman (White Hart Coventry) 35-2-0. Wed. 18, House Pool 1. Pete Rice (Bag ’em’ Baits) 82-0-0, carp and F1s, poled maggot and slop at 4m, peg 29. Andy Searle (Middy) 66-3-0; Les Wetton (Tunnel Barn Farm/F1 Baits) 43-10-0; Gary Clarke (Tunnel Barn Farm) 33-9-0. Thurs. 52 Veterans, Jennys and High Pools. John Stockton (Barford Veterans) 59-9-0, F1s, stockies and koi carp, poled pellet at 4m, peg 50, High Pool. Ken Turner (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 58-5-0; Dave Waldren (Tunnel Barn Farm veterans0 and Chris Hadley (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) both 46-1-0; Chris Constable (Tunnel Barn Farm Veterans) 38-8-0; Chris Haille (Meadowlands Veterans) 30-7-0. Fri. 19, Club Pool. Andy Searle (Middy) 77-11-0, carp and F1s, poled cheese at 12.5m, peg 11. Tom Neale (Rutlanders) 52-13-0; Pete Rice (Bag ’em’ Baits) 44-10-0; Paul Ainsworth (Mid-City) 41-3-0. Sat. 19, House Pool 2. Steve Ringer (Shimano/Guru) 72-2-0, F1s, roach and skimmers, poled maggot at 7m, peg 37. Pete Rice (Bag ’em’ Baits) 57-13-0; Mark Barwell (Maver Gold) 48-1-0.


Goodyear AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Ryehill, Church Eaton, Staffordshire, Sun. 12. Colin Upton (Goodyear AC) 5-9-0, roach, perch and gudgeon, poled chopped worm and caster, peg 3; Ray Biddulph (Goodyear AC) 5-3-0; John Hunter (Goodyear AC) 4-14-0.


Hawkesbury Fishery, Bedworth, Warks, Thurs. 11. Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 24-10-0, mixed, pellet waggler, peg 1. Dennis Lutwytche (Hawkesbury) 19-8-0; John Kidd (Hawkesbury) 18-1-0. Sat. 15. Gaz Evans (Army) 22-1-0, mixed, poled meat, corn and pellet, peg 5. Dennis Saunders (Hawkesbury) 20-0-0; Richard Grant (Hawkesbury) 18-2-0. Sun. 16. James Rock (Army) 31-2-0, mixed, waggler and maggot and pellet, peg 46. Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 24-10-0; Keith Hudson (Hawkesbury) 21-2-0.


Hodnet AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Goldstone, Shropshire, Sun. 10. Roy Cooper (Hodnet AC) 6-13-0, roach, perch and skimmers, poled caster and maggot; Grant Wilde (Hodnet AC) 2-0-0; John Bullough (Hodnet AC) 1-13-8.


Holgan Farm Two Day Match, Llawhaden. All lakes. Sat/Sun. 30. Clive Wright (Wolverhampton) 147-12-0; Tim Peters (Leeds) 127-8-0; Colin Bates (Haverfordwest) 118-2-0.


King’s Pools, Shareshill, Staffordshire, Sat. Carp and New Match Pools, 16; George Reynolds (King’s Pools) 32-3-0, F1s to 12oz, poled pellet, peg 1 New Match Pool; John Cockayne (King’s Pools) 28-7-0; Shaun Jones (Allen’s Tackle, Leamore) 22-11-0. Sat. Big Match Pool, 12. Terry Edwards (Swan Elite) 32-9-0, F1s to 12 oz, poled pellet; Tony Bird (Beechdale AC) 23-10-0; John Benjamin (King’s Pools) 23-6-0. Sun. New Match and Big Match, 20. Tony Woollaston (King’s Pools) 31-11-0, F1s to 12 oz, poled pellet, New Match Pool, 5; Matt Broadhurst (Allen’s Tackle, Leamore) 29-8-0; Icky Kull (King’s Pools) 24-12-0.


Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcs, Silver Pool, Tues. 16. George Reynolds (Kings Pools) 79-1-0, F1s, poled maggot at 2m, peg 18. Bill ‘Basil’ Rathbone (St Francis All Comedians Shelfield Walsall) 70-4-0; Iwan Mill (Robins Timber) 51-14-0. Sat. 26, Silver Pool. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 57-7-0, F1s, poled pellet at 4m, peg 11. Rob Avery (Kingfisher Redditch) 42-6-0; Mick Henshall (Fosters) 40-15-0. Sun. 24, Meadow, Island and Bank Pools. Des Ravenall (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 61-10-0, carp, poled pellet at 2m, peg 40, Meadow Pool. Martin Pettitt (Moorlands) 33-14-0; Kevin Hayes (Deccas) 29-14-0.


Mosella Manor Farm Leisure, Harvington, Island Pool, Thurs. 21. Mark Malin (Colmic/Bait Tech) 142-8-0, carp and F1s, pellet feeder and bread, peg 7. Jason Cooke (WB Clarke/Sensas) 86-8-0; Graham Whitmore (South Redditch) 61-4-0. Sat. 15, Windmill Pool. Rich West (Brewery Angling Club) 86-0-0, carp and F1s, poled pellet, peg 29. Andy Grimes (Manor Farm Leisure) 72-0-0; Steve Rich (Cotswold Angling Centre) 35-4-0. Sun. 18, Island Pool. Neil Carless (Ridgemere) 130-0-0, carp and F1s, poled pellet and bread, peg 5. Rich Hoskins (Daiwa Gordon League) 103-0-0; Chris Cameron (Middy) 73-0-0.


Newport Autumn Series, final match. School Pool and Woodstock Pond. Sun. 21. Nicky Belcher (Newport) 47-0-0, F1s and bream on pole and pellets, peg 52 in bay on School Pool; Phil Weaver (Newport) 43-10-0; Rob Skellett (Cwmbran Angling Nobblers) 33-4-0; Matt Morgan (Blackwood) 25-12-0. Series: Nicky Belcher 51 points; Phil Weaver 46; Matt Morgan 41.


Packington Somers, Meriden, Warks, Grats and Willow Pools, Sat. 15. Craig O’Brien (Fast Feeders) 43-8-0, mixed, pellet feeder, peg 6, Willow Pool. Lee Richards (Packington) 40-0-0; Ian Keywood (Maver Solihull Angling Centre) 25-3-0. Sun. 30, Molands Mere. Bob James (Packington) 26-12-0, F1s, pellet feeder, peg 43, £100.00. bonus peg. Lee Farmer (Packington) 23-2-0; Ian Tegg (Packington) 18-12-0.


Patshull Park, Pattingham, Shropshire, Sun. Great Lake, Hotel bank, 18. Sam Pendlebury (Leigh) 27-13-0, bream to 7 lb, feeder fished sweetcorn, peg 44; Gary Johnson (Sensas) 19-4-0; Kevin Taylor (Leigh) 15-5-0; Simon Harris (Little Dawley) 15-3-0.


Pontymister, Crumlin Arm of Monmouthshire Canal at Cross Keys. Sun.18. Richard Harley (Cross Keys) 1-12-0, small roach on pole and punched bread, peg at Hall’s Road; Steve Cooper (Risca) 1-8-0; Steve Byatt (Cross Keys) 0-11-0.


Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Salop, Larch Pool, Mon. 12. Phil Shaw (Lower Hill Farm) 46-10-0, carp to 4lb and roach to 1lb, poled pellet at 7m, peg 5. Colin Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 34-5-0; Keith Powell (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 31-12-0; Mick Jameson (Mid-Leisure) 26-10-0. Wed. 12, Stock and Middle Pools. Bob Tromans (Fiery Holes) 28-4-0, small carp, poled pellet at 6m, peg 10, Middle Pool. Carl Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 26-10-0; Stuart Aston (Swan Jacks Tackle) 24-4-0; Mark Lloyd (Oakengates Angling Centre) 20-0-0. Thurs. 12, Ash and Beech Pools. Brian Clark (Colmic Maruku) 91-7-0, carp to 7lb, poled pellet at 5m and poled maggot close in, peg 23, Beech Pool. Gary Morris (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 88-1-0; Adam Slade (Sedgley) 47-6-0; Alan Jones (Tri-Cast Weston) 47-4-0. Sat. 15, Sycamore Pool. Alan Naylor (Oakengates Angling Centre) 55-10-0, carp to 5lb and barbel to 3lb, poled pellet and maggot at 12m, peg 13. Matt Egerton (Oakengates Angling Centre) 43-13-0; Carl Foster (Preston Innovations Boldings Pools) 37-5-0. Sun. 29, Beech and Sycamore Pools. Phil Taylor (Dams and Lock) 84-6-0, carp to 7lb and barbel to 3lb, poled maggot at 12m, peg 4, Sycamore Pool. Mark Taylor (Shakespeare) 64-3-0; Adam Slade (Sedgeley) 61-2-0; Colin Wozak (Matrix Total Angling) 59-3-0.


Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcestershire, Tues. 18. Steve Wilson (Midland Bears) 38-3-0, carp, feeder fished pellet and sweetcorn, peg 17; Paul Webley (Midland Bears) 30-2-0; Brian Perry (Midland bears) 29-6-0; Sat. Arles Pool, Jason Stone (Woodlands) 55-0-0, carp to 10 lb, poled maggot, peg 37; Simon Farmer (Woodlands) 36-0-0; Les Thompson (Matrix) 32-8-0. Sun. Deans Pool, 20. Steve Wilson (Midland Bears) 49-2-0, carp, feeder and maggot, peg 23; Jason Holloway (Club Korum) 48-14-0; T. Whittaker (Worcester) 48-13-0; A. Hipkins (Frenzee) 36-4-0. Sat. Club Korum Junior Winter League, Club Korum Pool, 10. Connor Albutt (Club Korum) 61-2-0, carp and others, poled pellet and sweetcorn, peg 9; George King (Club Korum) 22-0-0; Steph Blick (Club Korum) 16-0-0; Anna Blyth (Club Korum) 10-3-0; Alex Holloway (Club Korum) Tom Sibley (Club Korum) 9-3-0.


Redhill Fishery Pole Only, Wed. 14.Ian Exall (Browning West Wales) 112-10-0, carp on pellets, peg 34 on Penny’s Pond; Steve Shaw (Marukyu) 97-4-0; Mike Yandle (Tredegar) 97-12-0; Ian Sutton (Iffers) 87-8-0.


Sirhowy, White Springs Fishery, Pontarddulais. Sun.20. Ian Exall (Browning West Wales) 67-7-0, carp and bream on long pole and pellets to the island, peg 20 on the Match Lake; Nigel Morris (Neath) 52-0-0; Adam Mitchell (Swansea) 41-10-0; Andrew Crocker (Neath) 29-8-0.


Stirrup Cup, Birmingham-Fazeley Canal, Curdworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, 10. Clark Taylor (Stirrup Cup) 1-7-0, roach, poled pinkie, peg 47; Derek Reaney (Stirrup Cup) 0-6-12; Phil Williams (Stirrup Cup) 0-5-4; Tom Grainey (Browning Lifestyle) 0-4-4; Andy Swift (Browning Lifestyle) 0-1-12; Darren Barratt (Coleshill and District AC) 0-0-4.




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