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Published on 15th November 2018

Twycross Zoo awarded with WAZA Nature Connect Grant

Running in parallel with Ape Action Africa, Twycross Zoo has been running a unique five week programme for local families called TZ Family Tree; together we grow.
Find out how you can get involved to save our native habitats...

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The elephants  at Twycross Zoo.Photographs: Lucy Ray/Twycross Zoo

Published on 1st September 2018

A r-ele big achievement for Team TZ!

Every month the Twycross Zoo Veterinary Team nominate an animal for an achievement award for bravery. The winners for September 2018 is Esha & Noorjahan the Asian elephants...

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Published on 15th August 2018

Top 10 things to do at Twycross Zoo

With so much to see and do here at the zoo, here's our top picks for the ultimate day out this summer for all the family.

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MOLLY Orang utan

Published on 14th August 2018

Red heads Go FREE on World Orang utan Day!

Attention red heads – Twycross Zoo is inviting anyone with the striking-coloured hair to come and enjoy everything the award-winning conservation charity has to offer, for free!

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Published on 8th August 2018

Flying high with The Big Butterfly Count

We’re big supporters of The Big Butterfly Count here at Twycross Zoo and took part this year with help from our education rangers along with children from the summer holiday zoo club.

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Black and White Ruffed Lemur

Published on 31st July 2018

Caggy is back on track with help from University of Nottingham

Every month the Twycross Zoo Veterinary Team nominate an animal for an achievement award for bravery. The winner for July 2018 is Caggy the Black-and-White Ruffed lemur...

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OUMBI Gorilla Chris Simpson (3)

Published on 12th July 2018

Tooth Be Told, Oumbi’s Procedure Went Very Well!

Every month the Twycross Zoo Veterinary Team nominate an animal for an achievement award for bravery. The winner for June 2018 is Oumbi the Western lowland gorilla...

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eco-rangers

Published on 24th June 2018

Twycross Zoo has won a People’s Postcode Lottery Grant!

Pupils from six local primary schools are taking part in Eco-Rangers, an amazing after-school club at Twycross Zoo, thanks to kind support from the players of the People’s Postcode Lottery.

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FREE ENTRY for Armed Forces, Emergency Services and NHS Employees

From 1st-12th December 2018, we’re acknowledging all the dedicated, hard work of our country’s Armed Forces, Emergency Services and NHS employees over the upcoming busy Christmas period.

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The Great Brick Safari | NOW OPEN

OPEN NOW – 7th January 2019

Over 70 life-sized LEGO® brick animals and lots of suprizes – don’t miss out!

Book online today & SAVE

Christmas at Twycross Zoo!

More than just the usual 2-minute Santa visit!

See Santa throughout your Christmas day out at Twycross Zoo, on selected dates in November and December.

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