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Zoo closed by 'chimp incident'

Twycross Zoo in Warwickshire has reopened after "some chimpanzees" got into an area where they should not have been as they were being moved. They were tempted back into their living quarters with ice cream and fizzy drinks.

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Twycross Zoo closed after 'incident' with animal

We can confirm there has been an incident involving one of our animals. Twycross Zoo's team are working to resolve the situation as quickly as possible, whilst ensuring the safety of the public and staff. The zoo is closed at present however we anticipate the zoo will reopen today and we will update you at 12 noon.

– Twycross Zoo

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