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Animal fans delight as Twycross Zoo finally reopens

Following numerous closures due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Twycross Zoo opened its gates for outdoor visits today.Young animal enthusiasts could not contain their excitement as the gates to Twycross Zoo finally opened to visitors this morning (Monday, April 12).Following numerous closures due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Twycross Zoo opened its gates for outdoor visits today and the Zoo’s liveliest inhabitants - including its bonobos, chimpanzees and meerkats - were just as excited as the visitors to see new faces.

birminghammail.co.uk ,  2m 1
Animal fans delight as Twycross Zoo finally reopens

‘It’s like a celebration’ for the animals and staff as Twycross zoo reopens

As the first families began to filter in to Twycross zoo in Leicestershire on Monday morning, William clapped his hands with excitement.He is one of 15 chimpanzees at the 40-hectare (100-acre) zoo that have been longing for the return of visitors after months in lockdown.

theguardian.com ,  2m 0
‘It’s like a celebration’ for the animals and staff as Twycross zoo reopens