Blackpool Zoo is opening a huge new attraction called Project Elephant Base.
The multi million pound facility is the zoo's largest ever investment.
It combines the UK’s largest indoor elephant house with a huge outdoor habitat and an immersive themed visitor experience through Asia.
Blackpool Zoo is celebrating the start of the Chinese Year of the Monkey by releasing some stunning pictures and footage of some of its most popular primates.
All these cheeky monkeys call Blackpool home and are looking forward to welcoming visitors this year.
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An orangutan at Blackpool Zoo is breathing easily again after successful double surgery carried out by human and animal surgeons.Read the full story ›
Bird keepers at Blackpool Zoo are feeling chirpy after welcoming the only Eastern White Pelican chick to be hatched in the UK since 2008.Read the full story ›
Some of Blackpool Zoo's most famous residents are back home and moving into rather swanky accommodation.
The zoo's family of Orangutans are moving into a new upgraded enclosure which has cost around a million pounds. Vicky and her daughters, Cherie and Summer, along with resident male Ramon, have spent 18 months away while the transformation took place. Blackpool's Mayor will officially unveil the new ape house later.
Moanda, who's the only male baby gorilla to be born at Blackpool Zoo, turned ONE today.
And his keepers pulled out all the stops to make it a special occasion.
An orphaned wallaby at Blackpool Zoo is sleeping in a pillowcase to mimic his mother’s pouch.Read the full story ›
Christmas has come early for Blackpool Zoo following the birth of a critically endangered Western Lowland Gorilla.Read the full story ›
Keepers at Blackpool Zoo are hoping love is in the air after welcoming a new tiger to their Big Cat house.Read the full story ›
Granada's entertainment correspondent Caroline Whitmore has met her first Wallaby at Blackpool Zoo.
The wallaby had a very sad start in life - but we're pleased to report his story has a happy ending.