Eve, the rare hooded seal, has been a major attraction for visitors visiting the seal sanctuary in Skegness since she arrived in December last year.
Now, as her future hangs in the balance, James Webster reports on the international row that means she could be banned from returning to her home waters of Iceland.
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Late weather forecast for the Calendar region
Cold with scattered wintry showers overnight and on Monday.
Weather forecast for the Calendar region with Kerrie Gosney