VIDEO: Police escort for Rothesay Castle’s swan family

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Rothesay Castle’s swans and their young family received a police escort on Monday as they took their first stroll from their town centre home to the open sea.

Two Police Scotland officers ensured that pedestrians and vehicle traffic stopped for the convoy, and guided them towards the town’s promenade, where - after a little persuasion - the young cygnets, who only hatched last month, took a leap of faith into the water at the west end of Rothesay harbour.




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