IT seems as though peg numbers 23 and 24 are the hot pegs, not only at Ivy House Lakes but also at South Cerney's Wick Water top lake.

In the South Cerney Angling Club Carp Cup on Sunday the Wickwater complex fished really well for the club's Carp Cup.

Twenty-seven anglers fished the match and 18 caught more than 10lb. Simon Jones set a new lake record for the top lake with a weight of 89-12-0 taken from peg 24.

Feeder fished pellets dominated the weights with the top four anglers all weighing over 50lb. Carp from 2lb to 7lb featured in the weights.

n Full results: 1, Simon Jones (peg 24) 89-12-0; 2, Ricky Spiteri (peg 23) 64-8-0; 3, Mick Lansdown (peg 16) 60-12-0; 4, Mick Kearns (peg 4) 55-11-0.

Chris Davis however drew peg 19 at Ivy House last Wednesday and the result was the match record has now been broken for the third time in two weeks.

Chris took a fabulous 135lb but then pegs 23 and 24 came into the frame with Kendal Barrie taking 97-12-0 from peg 23 and Elick Payne took 80-12-0 from peg 24.

n Ivy House Lakes match results:

Wed July 16: 1, Chris Davis (peg 19) 135-0-0; 2, Kendal Barrie (peg 23) 97-12-0; 3, Elick Payne (peg 24) 80-12-0.

Friday Veterans: 1, Derek Hillier (peg 24) 47-12-0; 2, John Read (peg 20) 30-4-0; 3, Mick Robins (peg 23) 27-4-0.

Friday Evenings: 1, Elick Payne (peg 8) 85-5-0; 2, Kendal Barrie (peg 11) 83-0-0; 3, Allan Smith (peg 23) 72-8-0.

Sat July 19: 1, Shaun Mathews (peg 24) 106-0-0; 2, Mick O'Brien (peg 32) 72-4-0; 3, Dick Young (peg 23) 68-0-0.

Sunday July 20: 1, Richard Baston (peg 24) 102-12-0; 2, Ray Russell (peg 22) 92-0-0; 3, Clint Wojella (peg 15) 87-2-0.

Wednesday Club match at Ivy large lake: 1, Derek Hillier 25-4-0 (carp and bream pole/pellet/paste; 2, Graham Rose 12-8-0; 3, Mick Robins 11-12-0.

Derek Hillier chalked his third win within a week when he topped the latest BCA match at Greenhill Fisheries where fish were hard to find.

n Results: 1, Derek Hillier 6-5-0; 2, Micky Wright 3-12-0; 3, Fred Allen 2-0-0.

The Greenhill Fishery fished better for their Open where the water owner Mark Wakefield topped the weights with a nice bag of all skimmers weighing 8-2-0 beating Brent Parsons at the next peg who had 5-6-0 of roach and skimmers.

Third was Dave Watkins with one carp for 5-3-0. This was a three hour evening match.

Bob Gould and Mick Rozier won the Haydon Street Pairs Cup at Inglesham with a combined weight of 6-12-0. Second was Mark Ponting/Jumbo Rogers 4lb and third was Roger Giles/Rudi Dietrich 3-13-0.

Club Anglers League 2003 Pairs match held at Clanfield.

The winning pair was Gary Laidler 3-15 and Neil Haydon 5-2 of Coleview AC with a total of 29 points.

Second pair was Mick Robbins 13-10 and Colin Dunn 3-13 for a total of 28 points they also represented Coleview AC.

The third team came from Haydon Street AC, Barry Jenkins 4-9 and Mick Rozier 3-6 with 26 points.

Top weight on the day was Mick Robbins, second was Chris Telling of South Cerney AS with an 8-8 and third was Neil Haydon.

Weekend and Future Angling Activities:

Fri Jul 25 and every Friday: Ivy House Lakes Veteran's Open and their Evening Open.

Sun Jul 27: Highworth AC Alan Morton Shield to be fished at Roughgrounds. Draw 7am in car park. Fish 8am to 1pm. Ring Terry on 861035 to book in.

Marlborough AC Inter club match at Witherington Farm. 9.30am meet. Limited to 12 anglers. Ring 01672 563715 to register.

Ivy House Lakes AC match on the River Thames at Rushy. Draw 9am. Fish 10am to 3pm. Register with Mick on 644449.

BCA match at Rood Ashton. Meet Prince of Wales layby (Wootton Bassett) 8am. Draw 9am. Fish 10am to 3pm. Register on 705119.

Cloverleaf AC are at Lakeside Devizes (pole only match). Draw 8.30am. Fish 9.30am to 3.30pm. Book in with Fletch on 641557.

Golden Carp AA Chub Cup at Water Eaton. Draw 7am car park (Roamer).

Peatmoor AC Dads and Lads plus Summer League round three. Fish 9am to 2pm.

Club Anglers League 2003 Four-a-Side. Venues being used are Stanton Lake, Raychem (2 sections) and Wootton Bassett lake. For further information consult your match secretary. Draw 8am at each venue.

Wed Jul 30: Tockenham Open all 12.30pm draw. Fish 2pm to 8pm. Last match August 13.

Wootton Bassett AC Junior match sponsored by local builder Tim Rust. All at Wootton Bassett lake.

Sat Aug 2: Peatmoor Six-a-Side 1st leg at Peatmoor. Fish 9am to 1pm.