cares for grey seal washed up on Portishead beach
carers at Secret World Wildlife Centre near Burnham-On-Sea have
been given the 'seal of approval' from their latest arrival this
This young grey seal is being given round-the-clock attention
by the centre's staff in East Huntspill, having arrived on Saturday
Secret World's Debbie OKeefe told Burnham-On-Sea.com the
seal, whom they have called Ron, was found washed up on Portishead
"The pup is currently being treated at the centre and its
the first seal the centre has seen in its care for over a year,"
Meanwhile, Secret World is planning to hold a fundraising beach
run from Burnham to Brean on October 30th called the 'Brean 14
Halloween charity fun run'.
Entrants will be able to choose between a 14k run, a 6k walk
or a cycle ride and there will be prizes for the best in Halloween
fancy dress and activities for children including apple bobbing,
pumpkin stencilling and face painting.
Entry costs £10 for adults, £5 for those under 16,
with dogs going free and groups of more than 10 people should
call the fundraising team on 01278 783 250.
Pictured: Ron, a grey seal, was brought the centre after being
found in Portishead