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Lamb Born With No Wool Given Fluffy Fleece
Offbeat  (tags: Lamb, Kangaroo, Wiltshire, Freak of nature, Abandoned )

- 1123 days ago -
The lamb, nicknamed Skippy because "he looks like a kangaroo", was born on a farm at Chilton Foliat in Wiltshire.Described as a "freak of nature" by farm hand Sally-Ann Fisher, Skippy was "completely abandoned" by his mother and is now being hand reared.
Westbury White Horse Given Pressure Wash By Abseilers
Offbeat  (tags: Westbury White Horse, Wiltshire, Pressure Wash, Abseilers )

- 1132 days ago -
A 175ft (53m) hill figure of a white horse discoloured by algae and lichen is being scrubbed by a team of volunteer abseilers. The Westbury White Horse in Wiltshire, described as a "bit of a grey mare" is being restored in time for the Queen's 90th.
Stonehenge II Is Found! Radar Search Reveals Giant Monument From 4,500 Years Ago
Offbeat  (tags: Stonehenge, found, Wiltshire, England, UK, history, stones )

- 1356 days ago -
For centuries Stonehenge has mystified and enraptured archaeologists and visitors.
Wiltshire and Gloucestershire Boys' Schools 'Abuse Investigated'
Offbeat  (tags: School, Children, Abuse, Investigation, Wiltshire, UK )

- 1445 days ago -
The allegations centre on Dowdeswell Court and Badgeworth Court schools in Gloucestershire and Clouds House in Wiltshire - all privately run.
Real Winnie the Pooh Owner's Footsteps Retraced By Great-Granddaughter
Offbeat  (tags: Winnie the Pooh, Cpt Harry Colebourn, Salisbury, Wiltshire, London Zoo )

- 1662 days ago -
The great-granddaughter of a Canadian soldier whose bear cub inspired the story of Winnie the Pooh has visited the UK to retrace his footsteps.

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