Kirkleatham Owl Centre says that Mario and his meerkat friends like to spend much of the day foraging for food, creepy crawlies, small mammals and birds eggs.
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The developer says the water rides are on a par with those found at premier water parks in Dubai and Florida.
Work will be undertaken to replace coping stones from the southern parapet and reset stones on the northwest corner of County Bridge.
Coastline Records was set up by five Music Technology students to help revitalise the local music scene.