West Mids Angler’s Mail Kamasan qualifiers for October 23/24 2010

Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm, House Pools 1 and 2, New, Top and Club Pools. Sat. 84. Richard Knowles (MCM) 87-5-0, poled pellet over slop at 8 metres, F1s, bream and roach. Paul Bick (Shakespeare), 80-15-0, F1s, poled pellet at 14 metres, peg 15. Des Shipp (Daiwa Dorking) 77-11-0; John Newton (Team Anybodies) 77-9-0; Jamie Hughes (Maver Pickering/Bag Em Baits) 76-1-0; Chris Downes (ABU) 75-13-0.
Teams: MCM 66; Maver Pickering/Bag Em Baits 65; Garbolino Bag Em Baits 61; Daiwa Dorking and Tri-Cast Rochdale both have 59; Neaths Four 56.

Hereford Winter League, Round 2. River Wye at Hereford. Sun. 72. Welsh Wizards team member Danny Baker, from Tredegar, led the way on a match length that had risen 4ft overnight with 41-10-0 of big chub on stick float and maggots from the second peg from the top of the tennis courts. Dave Harrell (Match Fishing) was on peg 28 on the Belmont section and caught dace and roach on stick float and maggots for 37-4-0 and second place while the noted willow tree barbel peg at the bottom of the tennis courts gave Shakespeare team man Steve Williams five weighing 36-3-0; Rory Jones (Woody’s) 34-8-0; John Barrett (Turner’s Tackle) 34-0-0; Dave Roberts (Woody’s) 30-13-0. Fish of the match was the 7-4-0 chub caught by Tony Boukley (Wolves) from the peg above the rowing club at Belmont and several more over 5lb were weighed. Teams: Wizards 50 points; Woody’s 49; Fox Match Hereford 44; Shakespeare 43; Match Fishing 41; Wolves 39. League: Woody’s 20 points; Match Fishing 18; Wizards and Shakespeare both 17.

Sensas Packington Somers, Molands Mere and Anniversary Pool, Sun. 50. Dean Weston (Greyhound Angling Club) who drew peg 1, on Anniversary’s, where he poled pellet and corn at 11 m to return 32-3-0 of carp to 6 lb.
Alan Dalby (Lanes Baits) took second place with 16-0-0 of carp to 9lb with F1’s and skimmers making up his weight, which he tempted on poled caster at 13 metres, from peg 2, on Molands Mere.
Others: Pat Clarke (Packington Veterans) 15-14-0; Roy Beasley (Lanes Baits) and Dave Wood (Lanes Baits) both had 13-1-0; Alan Hancox (Team Lollipops) 12-0-0.

Shrewsbury River Classic 2010, Qualifier 2 Sponsored By Preston Innovations and Sonu Baits. River Severn at Shrewsbury. Sat. 54. Steve Milward (Maver Total Angling) 6-10-0, perch and dace, stick float and maggot on the inside on peg 60. Guy Jones (Shrewsbury), 6-4-0, perch and dace on waggler tactics, peg 75. Ian Ward (Tricast Weston), 6-2-0 peg 71. Joe Brennan (Fosters) 5-7-0 perch and dace, waggler and bolo.

Warwickshire Winter League, Round Two, Wyrley and Essington Canal, Beechdale, Walsall, West Midlands, Sun. 70. Barry Allard (Browning Central) 12-9-0, skimmers to 1 lb and roach, poled caster and bloodworm; Ted Yearby (hanKat AS 11-7-9; Lee Woodhouse (HanKat AS) 9-2-10; Simon Woodliffe (Atherstone) 8-2-0; Rob Quinn (Shakespeare) 6-11-10; Andy Billington (HanKat AS) 5-5-8.
Teams: Shakespeare 27; Browning Central 30; HanKat AS 31; Maver Tipton Van den Eynde 37; Dams and Lock 46; Atherstone 48; Tussies 62.
League: Shakespeare 2; Browning Central 5; Maver Tipton Van den Eynde 6; HanKat AS 7; Damas and Lock 10; Atherstone 12; Tussies 14.


Aberglais, Tirley Court. Sun. 18. Gary Miles (Merthyr) 199-2-0, carp averaging 2 lb on pellets and paste fished with top two, middle peg on the high bank; Mark Williams (Merthyr) 119-2-0; Ian Cathrew (Merthyr) 115-7-0.

BAA Float Only, River Severn, Arley, Worcestershire, Tues. 25. Trevor Chalk (Evesham) 43-0-0, all barbel, waggler fished maggot, Hexton’s Farm peg; Barry Cheese (Birmingham) 40-2-0; Martin Taylor (Bromsgrove) 35-1-0; Chris Jones (Wollaston) 30-0-0; Bob McAulay (Droitwich) 18-12-0. matches every Tuesday, book via Dave Foxall on 07952 099896.

Bilston Angling Centre Ind WL, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Wombourne, Staffordshire, Sun. 40. Danny Maxfield, aged 15, (Bilston Angling Centre) 14-7-0, chub and gudgeon, poled caster, peg 26; Ian Hingley (Dudley Bait and Tackle) 8-5-0; Ben Stanford (Bilston Angling Centre) 7-0-7; Tracey Boss (Bilston Angling Centre) 6-12-5; Neil Turner (Maver Tipton Van den Eynde) 5-9-0; George Davies (Bilston Angling Centre) 5-7-4.

Bishops Bowl Fishery, Bishops Itchington, Warwickshire, Sun. White Bishop Lake, 20. Steve Bull (Sensas Chitern Baits) 63-8-0, carp, poled pellet; Martin Painter (MB Floats) 44-13-0; Steve Hatt (Castaways) 42-2-0; Chris Campling (Sensas Chiltern Baits) 33-10-0; Shaun Smart (Bishops Bowl) 27-12-0; Simon Cordingley (Ringer Baits) 26-9-0.

Blackfords Progressive, Kingswood Lake, Cannock, Staffordshire, Sat. 24. Chris Lynch (Blackfords Progressive) 17-0-0, bream, feeder and worm, peg 24; Carl Stratful (Blackfords Progressive) 16-12-0; Ed Warren (Preston Innovations) 14-4-0.

Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks, New Pool, Mon. 22. Roy Winferdale (Stirrup Cup) 72-0-0, F1s, bream and roach, poled white maggot at 7 m fished high, peg 13. Rob Swain (Tackle Box) 61-6-0; Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 51-4-0; Charlie McGurin (Fosters) 50-9-0. Wed. 14, House Pool 2. Richard Knowles (MCM) 86-5-0, carp, F1s, bream and roach, poled pellet over slop at 8m, peg 4. Pete Rice (Bag Em Baits) 80-4-0; Ian Ross (MCM) 57-10-0; Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 43-1-0. Thurs. 18, House Pool 2. Steve Birch (Northfields) 31-12-0, carp and F1’s, poled white maggot at 8m to the island, peg 17. Roy Winferdale (Stirrup Cup) 30-1-0; Mick Marshall (Youngs Tunnel Barn Farm) 22-1-0; Graham Young (Youngs Tunnel Barn Farm) 21-14-0. Sun. 30, House Pool 2 and Top Pool. Jason Brown (Lea Hall) 75-15-0, carp, F1’s, bream and tench, poled pellet over slop at 8m, peg 23, House Pool 2. Stu Palser (Shakespeare) 70-15-0; Pete Rice (Bag Em Baits) 69-2-0; Jamie Hughes (Bag Em Baits) 66-0-0; Kevin Adderley (Dams and Lock) 60-6-0; Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 55-2-0.

Glamorgan, Mathern Mill, Chepstow. Sun. 12. Russell Palmer (Cardiff) 76-8-0, 14 carp to double-figures on pole and casters, peg 16 on the point; Nicky Parsons (Caerphilly) 57-12-0; Jim Palmer (Cardiff) 57-12-0.

Goodyear AC, Greenways Pool, Pattingham, Shropshire, Sun. 15. Barrie Jones (Goodyear AC) 111-5-0, carp, Method feeder and sweetcorn/pellet, peg 5; Malcolm Bethell (Goodyear AC) 71-13-0; Pete Rogers (Goodyear AC) 42-6-0; Derek Cheetham (Goodyear AC) 26-8-0.

Hawkesbury Fishery, Bedworth, Warks, Thurs. 15. Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 31-2-0, complete mixture of species, poled pellet and caster, peg 7. George Cairnes (Hawkesbury/Kodak) 25-4-0; Paul Thompson (Hawkesbury) 22-3-0. Sat. 20. Steve Bull (Hawkesbury) 45-0-0, carp, poled meat, peg 11. Rolly Sturdy (Starlet Veterans/Hawkesbury) 34-3-0; John Kidd (Hawkesbury) 30-0-0. Sun. 24. George Cairnes (Hawkesbury/Kodak) 35-0-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 11. Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 30-1-0; Rolly Sturday (Starlet Veterans/Hawkesbury) 29-0-0; Dave Ashdown (Hawkesbury) 28-5-0.

Holgan Farm Autumn Festival, Llawhaden. Mon-Sat. 40. Steve Baraclough (Barnsley) four section wins and one third 7 points £1,200; Ian Heaps (Holgan Farm) 9 points £1,000; Graeme Block (London) 10 points £750; Baz McGee (Blackpool) 11 points.
Holgan Farm Silver Fish Open, Llawhaden. Sun. 25. Ian Heaps (Holgan Farm) 20-8-0, 200 small roach and rudd on pole and caster, peg on Match Lake; Keith Moore (Haverford West) 14-12-0; Lou Spinks (Neath) 13-6-0.

Hunnington Fishery, Halesowen, West Midlands, Wed. Kingfisher Pool, 18. Paul Gadd (Team Strike) 49-0-0, carp, poled sweetcorn or maggot, peg 25; Fred Skidmore (Stevens Tackle) 36-0-0; Alan Higgs (Club 2000) 34-12-0; Phil Middlemast (Storey’s) 31-8-0. Sat. Club Cup, Kingfisher Pool, 14. Ed Poole jr (Hunnington) 55-5-0, carp, poled sweetcorn and maggot, peg 25; Rob Mather (Hunnington) 42-8-0; Kevin Snade (Hunnington) 38-0-0.

Iffers, Elton Corner Fishery. Sun.16. Bob Williams (Iffers) 83-7-0, all carp to 3 lb on Maggot feeder cast to the island, peg 59; Keith Hull (Iffers) 82-6-0; Mark Wellington (Iffers) 76-12-0; Wayne Meek (Iffers) 68-0-0.

Izaak Walton Fishery, Chebsey, Stafford, Wed. Top Pool, 10. Steve Edwards (Stapeley Angling) 55-12-0, carp, poled pellet and maggot, peg 23; Neil Edwards (Meir and Longton Royal British Legion) 47-6-0; John Wild (Stafford) 20-0-0; Ray Young (Stafford) 19-6-0. Thurs. Veterans, Top Pool, 11. Harry Simpkin (Stafford) 38-4-0, carp, poled pellet and maggot, peg 23; Brian Crofts (Stafford) 32-14-0; Ray Young (Stafford) 29-7-0; Robin Tooth (Stafford) 20-14-0. Sat. Top and Middle Pools, 15. Dave Barnard (Rod and Gun) 88-2-0, carp to poled pellet, Middle 18; Dave Coleman (Northwood Inn) 60-2-0; Keith Palin (Market Drayton) 56-4-0; Robin Dale (Holts Tackle) 38-8-0.

Merthyr Tydfil Ladies, Cyfartha Park Lake. Sat.7. Catherine Barnes (Merthyr) 2-12-0, small roach on whip and maggots, peg 25; Katherine Brown (Merthyr) 2-2-0; Caroline Rogers (Merthyr) and Janice Farr (Merthyr) both 0-3-0.
Merthyr Tydfil, Penywern Middle Pond. Sun.16. David Thomas (Merthyr) 9-8-0, one 9 lb carp with small roach on feeder and maggots, peg on dam side; Dave Couzens (Merthyr) and Peter O’Sullivan (Merthyr) both 0-3-0.

Monk Hall Fishery, Monkhopton, Salop, Lark Pool, Sat. 12. Chris Hyde (Royal Oak) 33-14-0, carp, skimmers and roach, poled pellet and corn, peg 61. Keith Perrin (Tipton) 30-9-0; Tony Cook (Royal Oak) 28-1-0.

Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcs, Moors and Bank Pools, Tues. 25. Colin Pace (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 65-2-0, carp, poled pellet at 8m, peg 5, Moors Pool. George Reynolds (Kings Pools) 59-4-0; Mark Jones (Charlmont Social Club) 49-6-0. Wed. 17 over 50’s, Meadow Pool. Colin Mathews (Moorlands) 45-2-0, carp, poled corn at 4m, peg 50. Glyn Clarke (Newton Angling Club) 44-12-0; Martin Lafevre (Moorlands Gold) 26-14-0. Thurs. 15, rover, all pools. Ken Sherriff (Waters Edge) 40-8-0, carp, pellet feed and corn hookbait, peg 12, Island Pool. Colin Bennett (Worcester) 33-14-0; Glyn Clarke (Newton Angling Club) 29-1-0. Fri. 17, Silver Pool. Colin Pace (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 92-7-0, F1’s, poled pellet at 6m, peg 33. Mick Herbert (Moorlands) 76-4-0; George Reynolds (Kings Pools) 72-12-0. Sat. 29, Meadow and Bank Pools. Neville Groves (Top Fours/Fosters) 88-1-0, carp, poled pellet at 12, peg 20, Meadow Pool. Martin Lafevre (Moorlands Gold) 68-10-0; Steve Chester (Mosella) 53-9-0. Sun. 24, Moors and Island Pools. Neville Groves (Top Fours/Fosters) 54-13-0, small carp to 3lb, poled pellet at 5m, peg 14, Island Pool. Des Ravenall (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 46-7-0; Alan Gethin (Stevens Tackle) 36-7-0.

Newport, Woodstock Pond. Sun.16. Giles Cochrane (MAP) 34-8-0, F1s on waggler and corn, peg 14; Nick Bowkett (Team Garry Evans) 34-4-0; Rob Sims (Team Garry Evans) 29-4-0; Karl Guerra (Spencer Works) 21-6-0.

Octoplus Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Salop, Stock and Middle Pools, Mon. 12. Eric Bancroft (Rod and Gun) 91-1-0, carp, poled pellet and corn close in and down the side, peg 7, Stock Pool. Phil Shaw (Lower Hill Farm) 86-6-0; Kevin Melville (Maver Total Angling) 80-5-0; Danny Boden (Oakengates Angling Centre) 54-14-0. Wed. 10, Ash and Beech Pools. Mick Jameson (Mid Leisure) 67-1-0, carp, poled pellet at 10m, peg 7, Beech Pool. Tony Foster (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 54-3-0; Kevin Melville (Maver Total Angling) 42-11-0; Phil Shaw (Lower Hill Farm) 40-5-0. Thurs. 13, Willow and Oak Pools. Pete Ricketts (New Willenhall) 79-4-0, carp, poled pellet at 10m and down the side, peg 16, Willow Pool. Dave Barnard (Rod and Gun) 52-8-0; Mick Jameson (Mid Leisure) 45-15-0; Ralph Johnson (Bilston Angling Centre) 42-4-0. Sat. 26, Sycamore and Chestnut Pools. Gary Morris (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 83-5-0, carp, poled pellet and corn at 8 and 13 m, peg 50, Sycamore Pool. Dave Matson (Rod and Gun) 67-7-0; Simon Jukes (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 62-14-0; Ken Humphreys (Weston Pools) 60-2-0; Peter Plant (Maver) 47-9-0; Tim Probert (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 46-2-0. Sun. 20, Sycamore, Chestnut and Oak Pools. Dave Matson (Rod and Gun) 79-3-0, carp, poled pellet at 7m, peg 46, Sycamore Pool. Harry Colley (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 67-9-0; Gareth Emlyn (Oakengates Angling Centre) 67-4-0; Mick Jameson (Mid Leisure) 61-15-0; Rino Stanko (Oakengates Angling Centre) 54-12-0; Pete Ricketts (New Willenhall) 53-9-0.

Packington Somers, Meriden, Warks, Grats, Wed. 13. Jim Green (Packington) 28-7-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 1. John Burchell (Sensas Packington) 27-5-0; Steve Edwards (Packington) 24-6-0. Sat. 22, Gearys Level. Dave Parsonage (Beaufort Angling Club) 50-6-0, skimmers, poled worm, peg 12. Dave White (Mansfield Angling) 29-5-0; Keith Wynn (Lanes Baits) 26-13-0; Ms Suzi Smith (Kobra Feeders) 24-13-0.

Patshull Park, Pattingham, Shropshire, Sun. Great Lake, 18. Trevor Hope (Telford) 13-14-0, bream to 2 lb, slider fished maggot, peg 47; Pete Cartwright (Wolverhampton) 9-14-0; Dave Ridgeway (Telford) 9-3-0; Steve Preece (M & S Joinery) 6-14-0.

Pool Hall Fishery, Alveley, Salop, Heron Pool, Wed. 13. Brian Emms (Poole Hall) 40-2-0, mixed but mainly bream, poled corn and maggot, peg 42. Chris Hyde (Royal Oak) 38-9-0; Brian Hoppets (Poole Hall) 31-4-0; Roy Arnold (Poole Hall) 30-2-0. Sun. 12, Heron Pool. Alan Goode (Stevens Tackle) 91-12-0, carp, poled meat and corn, peg 28. Tony Cook (Royal Oak) 57-10-0; Mark Stevens (Royal Oak) 50-4-0.

Port Talbot Docks, West Glamorgan. Sun. 20. Jeff Clarke (Glamorgan Rebels) 38-3-0, all skimmers on groundbait feeder and red maggots, peg 14 on the walkway; Mike Towler (Glamorgan Rebels) 36-15-0; Andrew Neal (Ebbw Vale) 35-0-0; Steve Shaw (Cardiff) 31-14-0.

Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcestershire, Tues. Hay and Barley Pools, 18. Steve Lovell (Bilston Angling Centre) 128-0-0, carp, poled pellet, Hay 20; Simon Skelton (Lakeview Select) 113-14-0; Harry Summers (Fiery Holes AC) 113-12-0; John Dickens (Fiery Holes AC) 99-15-0. Wed. Deans Pool, 15. S. Fredericks (Fatties) 99-14-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 50; T. Fredericks (Woodlands) 87-12-0; B. Smith (Woodlands) 82-1-0; Tom Beddoes (Fatties) 71-7-0. Sat. High Pool, 20. Simon Nickless (Saints) 44-8-0, carp and silvers, poled maggot, peg 10; Phil Edmunds (Woodlands) 41-10-0; M. Barnes (Woodlands) 30-0-0; T. Perry (Woodlands) 26-0-0. Sun. Ghost and Arles Pools, 26. Danny Ludgate (Woodlands) 47-0-0, carp, poled pellet, Ghost 13; Kevin Slade (Bilston Angling Centre) 39-3-0; T. Sutton (Woodlands) 38-12-0; Paul Sibley (Mosella) 36-4-0.

Rough Hay Social, Greenhills Pool, Grimley, Worcester, Sat. 14. Andy Spruce (Bilston Angling Centre) 82-10-0, carp, poled sweetcorn, peg 10; David Taylor (Rough Hay) 73-7-0; Alan Gough (Wolves AA) 72-8-0; Brian Wright (Rough Hay) 67-13-0.

Royal Forest of Dean President’s Cup, Steam Mills Lake. Sun. 30. Tony Summers (Wye Angling) 14-2-0, bream with a few skimmers on cage feeder and red maggots fished well out, peg 30; Bernie Fraser (Glory Boys) 14-1-0; Andy Grindle (RFODAC) 12-14-0; Mark Annis (Lydney) 7-0-0.

Sirhowy, Cefn Mably Lakes. Sun. 22. Andrew Crocker (Neath) 70-5-0, all carp on pole and pellets, peg 10 on Match Lake; Rob Jones (Neath) 68-8-0; Brian Protheroe (Merthyr) 59-0-0; Nigel Morris (Neath) 48-0-0.

Stirrup Cup, Birmingham-Fazeley Canal, Curdworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, Sun. 22. Derek Hicklin (Stirrup Cup) 3-12-8, roach and perch, poled maggot, peg 53; Sam Lewis (Three Ems) 3-11-15; Graham Massey (Dams and Lock) 3-11-13; Alan Newman (Stirrup Cup) 3-8-8; Darren Barrett (Stirrup Cup) 3-7-15; Craig Lewis (Three Ems) 3-7-11.

White Springs, Pontarddulais. Sun. 18. Gordon Furlong (Fish4Wales) 41-1-0, carp and bream on long pole and maggots, peg 6 on Match Lake; Ryan Hughes (Swansea) 37-15-0; Tony Wale (Ammanford) 31-4-0.
Wolverhampton Over 60s Club, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Gailey, Staffordshire, Wed. 24. Barry Lewis (Black Country Tackle) 7-5-0, roach, poled punched bread, peg 11; Alan Round (Midlands Trabucco Van den Eynde) 4-15-0; Paul Andrews (Nantwich) 4-13-0; Dave Pinches (Goldthorn Social) 4-7-0; Cliff Harrison (Bridgtown) 3-15-0.

Wye Angling Open, Hartleton Lake, Ross on Wye. Sat.10. Alan Simmons (Iffers) 33-7-0, all skimmers on Method feeder and pellets cast to the island, peg 58 in the field; Wayne Meek (Iffers) 24-4-0; Tony Summers (Wye Angling) 21-2-0; Richie Hoskins (Daiwa Gordon League) 16-7-0. Sun.9. Steve Seabourne (Ross) 29-14-0, skimmers on long pole and pellets, peg 23 on the road side; Alan Simmons (Iffers) 25-4-0; Glyn Sherwood (Wye Angling) 18-14-0.

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