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Moving footage has emerged of a dolphin that strayed into a Welsh river and into English waters in Cheshire.
The footage is understood to have been captured on Monday at Connahs Quay Docks in Flintshire.
From there the dolphin was seen further up the river in Saltney, near Chester and was most recently seen near Chester Racecourse.
Marine experts think the common dolphin, which is usually more at home in the deep seawater of the Bay of Biscay, must have been chasing fish up the River Dee in North Wales.
The dolphin is being monitored by a marine charity in case it gets stranded on a sandbank.
A dolphin is being monitored by a marine rescue charity after swimming miles up the River Dee in Flintshire.
The mammal was spotted by the public in Connah's Quay docks on Monday but swam up river to Saltney, near Chester.
It became stranded briefly on Tuesday afternoon after turning to make its way to Flint and back towards the sea.