No giraffes in Richmond Park, Royal Parks confirms

A giraffe: Not in the park Credit: Laura Proto

A giraffe: Not in the park Credit: Laura Proto

First published in Wandsworth Guardian: Photograph of the Author by , Reporter

Rumours a Giraffe will be released into Richmond Park have been quashed.

Whispering tongues in Richmond said the animal was due to be released on to the 2,500-acre royal park on July 4.

The giraffe was rumoured to come from London Zoo.

The Royal Parks said there were no plans to release a giraffe into the park.

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10:10pm Sun 6 Jul 14

R J A Smith says...

What a tall story!
What a tall story! R J A Smith
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