Peacocks on the loose in back gardens

PUBLISHED: 09:00 20 May 2012

'Norma' the peacock, who was spotted in a garden in North Street on Sunday having escaped her owners.

'Norma' the peacock, who was spotted in a garden in North Street on Sunday having escaped her owners.

Archant

Residents used to spotting the odd bird coming into their garden have been given a bit of a shock after a spate of peacock sightings in Ottery.

One resident caught a snap of ‘Norma’, after she escaped her owners and got into a back garden in North Street on Sunday.

She was caught soon after, but there have been reports of other sightings across the town of the unusual bird.

If you have seen any peacocks in Ottery or have taken some pictures, email alain.tolhurst@archant.co.uk.


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