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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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Published on 1st February 2018

A Happy Ending to De’arly’s ‘Tale’

Every month the Twycross Zoo Veterinary Team nominate an animal for an achievement award for bravery. The winner for February 2018 is De’rrly the Diana monkey...

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our elephants

Published on 17th January 2018

Elephant Profiles

Discover more about our elephants ahead of their move – Minbu, Tara, Noorjahan and Esha. All have very different characters just like us!

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Published on 15th January 2018

Twycross Zoo Welcomes Madame Butterfly

We spent the weekend in a flutter as we welcomed the UK’s very own butterfly whisperer, six-year-old Rebecca Bailey.

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Jack & parents - Vicugna Family

Published on 13th December 2017

Snowy surprise: vicugna baby, named Jack Frost, born at Twycross Zoo!

Christmas has come early for Twycross Zoo, which is delighted to announce the birth of Jack Frost, a male vicugna.

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

Published on 25th November 2017

Twycross Zoo elephants are moving two-by-two to Blackpool Zoo

After careful consideration and discussions with elephant experts, the EEP and Eaza, we are pleased to announce that our all-female herd of Asian elephants – Minbu, Noorjahan, Tara and Esha – will move two-by-two to Blackpool Zoo by Spring 2018.

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