There was a special visitor to Wootton Creek on Saturday (4).

This seal was spotted taking a break in the sunshine in Wootton, near to The Sloop Inn pub.

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A seal in Wootton taken by Becky Shaw

Onlookers said the seal seemed content and didn’t appear to be in any obvious discomfort.

A Seal in Wootton taken by Marie Hunter
A seal in Wootton taken by Marie Hunter

Seals have previously been spotted making a splash in Bembridge and Cowes in recent months.

Thanks to Becky Shaw and Marie Hunter for the photographs.

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