Porpoise washed up on Torquay beach

Photo: Charity Bagwell

A porpoise was washed up on a Torquay beach today.

The porpoise was found on Corbyn Head beach in Torquay this afternoon.

Photo: Charity Bagwell

Photo: Charity Bagwell

The coastguard were called just after 3pm, they attended and moved the Porpoise ready for it to be collected by the natural history museum.

Photo: Torbay Coastguard/Facebook

Photo: Torbay Coastguard/Facebook

A spokesperson for Torbay Coastguard said on social media:
“We were called to Corbyns Beach after a report of a Porpoise having been washed up on the beach. We moved it above the high water mark and contacted the natural history museum who will be collecting it,”

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