Importation of wild birds Ban Petition - London
A green-winged macaws in London's Trafalgar Square - World Parrot Day - after campaigners delivered a petition to Downing Street calling on the government to ban the importation of wild birds to the EU.
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Baby Elephant named
Ganesh Vijay, the first elephant calf born at Twycross Zoo by Artificial Insemination (A.I.), after being formally named and blessed for good health during a traditional Hindu ceremony carried out by a Brahmin (Hindu priest) at Twycross Zoo, Leicestershire.
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