THE clock is ticking on whether the new English record pike of 46 lb  will beat the 46 lb 13 oz British record – as the fishery looks like it will be closing.

As we exclusively reported last week, Andy O’Connor created history by catching the monster from Wykeham Lakes in North Yorkshire.

But sadly the fishery is expected to close come December 31st and turned into a five-star holiday resort.

For the full amazing story including more from Andy O’Connor, grab this week’s Angler’s Mail magazine.

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