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Published on 9th April 2018

A ‘Sweet’ Fight Against Single-Use Packaging!

Twycross Zoo has today announced it is to remove some single-use packaging from its shelves and stock sweets in compostable packaging – a first in the industry from confectionery manufacturer Calico Cottage.

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Published on 5th April 2018

Tiny twins born to smallest monkey in the world

We’ve welcomed two tiny additions to the Zoo with Pygmy marmoset twins coming out to wow visitors.

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Kristen the Amur Leopard

Published on 1st April 2018

Kristen’s Bitten Off More Than She Can Chew!

Every month the Twycross Zoo Veterinary Team nominate an animal for an achievement award for bravery. The winner for April 2018 is Kristen the Amur leopard...

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ele team

Published on 25th March 2018

Elephant Keeper Diaries

Our dedicated elephant keepers have kept a diary about their work with the elephants for their upcoming move.

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Elephant moves to Blackpool Zoo

Published on 12th March 2018

Minbu joins Tara in Blackpool!

We have now successfully completed our second smooth Ele move, with Minbu, the Asian Elephant, packing her trunk and going to the brand new eclosure at the seaside.

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Published on 1st March 2018

An Award for Woody is in Sight!

Every month the Twycross Zoo Veterinary Team nominate an animal for an achievement award for bravery. The winner for March 2018 is Woody the Alpaca...

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Walkways (3) Lucy Ray – low res

Published on 10th February 2018

Wildly Romantic Dates At Twycross Zoo

Ah the dating game! Impress your date and make a lasting impression with incredible experiences at Twycross Zoo. Whether it’s a first date, anniversary, proposal or just something special, dates don’t have to be the bog-standard dinner and a movie! (Netflix and chill!)

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Photo credit – Pip Dobbs (6)

Published on 5th February 2018

Twycross Zoo’s R’ele Smooth Move

Twycross Zoo’s much loved Tara is the first of her herd to make the journey to Blackpool Zoo’s new Project Elephant.

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Download the NEW Twycross Zoo App!

Make your mark on sustainability and download our app today, taking advantage of our paperless map!

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  • 364 days of FREE Twycross Zoo entry (excludes Christmas Day)
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  • FREE* access or discounts on indoor soft play
  • 10% discount in the Twycross Zoo Gift Shop
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