GARY BARNETT has equaled the British record for silver bream – and may well have beaten it.

He fished the Specimen Lake at Mill Farm Fishery, West Sussex, when his mega silver swung the scales to 2 lb 14 oz.

Then a second set of scales registered the fish at a record shattering 3 lb 2 oz.

The weighing was witnessed by the owner of the lakes and the bailiff.

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