Gorillas going, going, gone

£100,000 has been raised from the auction of the 30 decorated gorillas that were placed around Torbay and Exeter this summer

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Gorillas on show at Paignton

The striking painted gorillas that have spent the summer in prominent positions around Exeter and Torbay have been reunited at Paignton Zoo.

The 30 statues are on public display together for the next four days only .

They've been brought out a day earlier than expected in case of more visitors due to the teachers strike .

The Gorillas will be sold off at an auction on November 6th to raise money for the conservation of the species in the wild.

Gorilla statues at Paignton Zoo Credit: ITV News West Country

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