Twycross to stage endangered species event

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Twycross Zoo will be highlighting the plight of the world's rarest animals with a three day event which begins today.

It's part of the global Endangered Species Weekend and features a themed trail around the zoo and talks by rangers to educate visitors about the importance of educating endangered species.

The zoo has been credited with its high profile conservation work which it says is a major part of its ethos and purpose.