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  1. Published on: 07/11/2018 10:08 AMReported by: roving-eye
    Qlocal has been contacted by concerned members of the public this morning after a shark was spotted in the Marine Lake.

    About 4 feet in length the shark was in the water close to the Lakeside Church.

    Closer inspection revealed that the shark was made from polystyrene and tape.
         

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  3. Blackrock says:07/11/2018 10:57 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by roving-eye View Post
    Qlocal has been contacted by concerned members of the public this morning after a shark was spotted in the Marine Lake.

    About 4 feet in length the shark was in the water close to the Lakeside Church.

    Closer inspection revealed that the shark was made from polystyrene and tape.
    Didn't realise it was April 1st already!

  4. grassroots says:07/11/2018 11:21 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Blackrock View Post
    Didn't realise it was April 1st already!
    Me Neither .

  5. donkey22 says:07/11/2018 12:58 PM
    [QUOTE=roving-eye;6656458]Qlocal has been contacted by concerned members of the public this morning after a shark was spotted in the Marine Lake.

    Really? Is the local population really so stupid to think there’s a shark merrily swimming around the marine lake?

  6. said says:07/11/2018 01:45 PM
    Quote Originally Posted by Blackrock View Post
    Didn't realise it was April 1st already!
    Well - they bring out Christmas stock in July, so why not bring April Fools day into play now?

  7. theskinners says:07/11/2018 04:23 PM
    We're going to need a bigger Lake

  8. bigdavesdad says:07/11/2018 05:37 PM
    Quote Originally Posted by theskinners View Post
    we're going to need a bigger lake

    lol

  9. MargeSimpson says:07/11/2018 07:58 PM
    [QUOTE=donkey22;6656478]
    Quote Originally Posted by roving-eye View Post
    Qlocal has been contacted by concerned members of the public this morning after a shark was spotted in the Marine Lake.

    Really? Is the local population really so stupid to think there’s a shark merrily swimming around the marine lake?
    It is perfectly possible for a shark to be in the marine lake. It is after all a MARINE (ie SEAWATER) lake, there is access to the sea when the gates are occasionally opened and I have personally caught a shark (tope) at Ainsdale. It's not very likely but it is possible!
    If somebody said there was a shark swimming in the Botanic Gardens, then THAT really is impossible.

  10. Disturbed says:07/11/2018 08:21 PM
    The marine lake monster

  11. donkey22 says:07/11/2018 10:46 PM
    [QUOTE=MargeSimpson;6656527]
    Quote Originally Posted by donkey22 View Post

    It is perfectly possible for a shark to be in the marine lake. It is after all a MARINE (ie SEAWATER) lake, there is access to the sea when the gates are occasionally opened and I have personally caught a shark (tope) at Ainsdale. It's not very likely but it is possible!
    If somebody said there was a shark swimming in the Botanic Gardens, then THAT really is impossible.
    Oh dear. You have confirmed my fears regarding the local population.

  12. TDM900 says:08/11/2018 01:40 PM
    Its so obviously a plastic mock up and don't people realise you normally only see the dorsal fin above the water. One really does worry about the intelligence of the population!!

  13. silver fox says:08/11/2018 09:28 PM
    I would like to think the report was produced with tongue firmly in cheek, alternatively it would appear we have too many people who shouldn't be allowed out unsupervised.

  14. paulollie says:09/11/2018 09:25 PM
    [QUOTE=MargeSimpson;6656527]
    Quote Originally Posted by donkey22 View Post

    It is perfectly possible for a shark to be in the marine lake. It is after all a MARINE (ie SEAWATER) lake, there is access to the sea when the gates are occasionally opened and I have personally caught a shark (tope) at Ainsdale. It's not very likely but it is possible!
    If somebody said there was a shark swimming in the Botanic Gardens, then THAT really is impossible.
    Are you actually Human or a shop mannequin???


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