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Specialist trampolining centre for the disabled opens

A trampolining centre for the disabled is to open after battling a storm of opposition. Rosie Pulford finally opened the centre after a two year battle. The centre has seven trampolines for people with head injuries, autism and Down’s Syndrome. 30 year old Rosie said: “It is a huge relief to get this far. At one point we thought it would never happen.

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Otters get their own heated pool

Otters have been given their own heated pool in their plush new home at Colchester Zoo. Otter Creek has been officially opened at the zoo for a group of six smooth-coated otters. The only other places these otters can be seen are Belfast Zoo and the Rare Species Conservation Centre in Kent.

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