A submarine has emerged from the flooded Sparrows Den playing fields in West Wickham

News Shopper: Submarine emerges from West Wickham 'lakes' Submarine emerges from West Wickham 'lakes'

A submarine has emerged out of the watery depths of the West Wickham flood 'lakes'.

The Sparrows Den playing fields in Addington Road have been submerged since severe weather brought heavy rain earlier this year.

It is not thought the submarine is an invasion vessel as it bears a UK flag - but it is not known why it has moved in.

It is thought it could be to protect a family of ducks from a resident shark, which was spotted in the water on March 14. 

The birds, said to number up to 100, had made the water their home and there were concerns for their safety. 

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12:37pm Mon 31 Mar 14

Celesta says...

FGS...April Fool's Day isn't until tomorrow...lol
FGS...April Fool's Day isn't until tomorrow...lol Celesta
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1:33pm Mon 31 Mar 14

Dr. Nick says...

And tomorrow .... "NESSIE Spotted in West Wickham Playing-field Lake"
And tomorrow .... "NESSIE Spotted in West Wickham Playing-field Lake" Dr. Nick
  • Score: -7

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