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Rare Mangabey Baby Monkey Born at Africa Alive!

12 December 2016

A rare mangabey monkey has been born at Africa Alive! near Lowestoft. This primate is endemic to the Democratic Republic of the Congo where it can be found south of the Congo River. Very little is known about this species in the wild, however, whilst information on its population status is limited, it appears to be very patchily distributed across its range, and with major threats including hunting (both for meat and the pet trade) and the risk from localised habitat loss, the population is decreasing and it is thought to be endangered.

Norwich Theatre Royal Says Formal Farewell To Peter Wilson

6 December 2016

Buoyant ticket sales and a bumper year of successful shows will ensure outgoing Norwich Theatre Royal chief executive Peter Wilson leaves the organisation in a good position.