Trains have faced delays and cancellations for a host of reasons recently including extreme heat and strikes. But passengers on a train heading to Norwich were left in disbelief when their train was halted due to a Giant African Spurred Tortoise making his way across the tracks.
A deer sparked a major rescue operation when it was chased into the sea by a dog.
The adult Roe Deer was discovered on the beach between the Western Lawns and Hollywell in Eastbourne.
The RSPCA is appealing to find forever homes for a group of rescue pups that normally cost thousands when bought from a breeder.
The toy poodles crossbreeds, who have been staying at the charity's Sheffield Animal Rescue Centre, are old enough to be placed into new homes.
A SHEEP was rescued from a canal.
Two firefighters, wearing special wet suits, went into the Bridgewater Canal at Red Brow Lane in Daresbury to lead the animal to safety.