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Colchester Zoo celebrates new arrivals

Two red panda cubs Photo: Credit: Colchester Zoo

These very cute creatures took staff by surprise at Colchester Zoo, Essex.

The panda cubs with their mother Credit: Colchester Zoo

Zoo keepers had not realised the mother was expecting and so they had not prepared for the birth of the two red panda cubs.

They are the first ones to be born there for 14 years.

The mother cleaning her panda cubs Credit: Colchester Zoo