[News]: Octopus caught off Southend Pier - Essex Echo

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  1. octobot

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    Octopus caught off Southend Pier
    [SIZE=-1]Essex Echo, UK - 18 hours ago[/SIZE]
    [SIZE=-1]Angler Brian Smeeton had a surprise catch when he landed a lively octopus off Southend Pier. The lesser octopus is now being cared for at Sealife Adventure ...[/SIZE]


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  2. Steve O'Shea

    Steve O'Shea Colossal Squid Supporter

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    “Octopi feed using sight and touch and having clear water is essential for their survival so it shows how much the Thames has cleaned up."

    Oh really .... the Thames has cleaned up? My word - this is a bit of a stretch!
     
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    Well, we're not going to make any sushi from the local catch anytime soon! :)
     

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