Melody Teh


Fri, 29 May, 2015

Ducks get their own “duck lanes” in London

Ducks get their own “duck lanes” in London

Dedicated “duck lanes” have been painted along waterway paths in London, Birmingham, and Manchester by the Canal River Trust to encourage people to be mindful of the animals they share the road with when walking or biking.


“We’ve painted in duck lanes on the tow path, just to highlight that there’s only so much space you can share and actually probably ducks need the priority,” Dick Vincent, a London Towpath Ranger told

A safe of ducks has already been spotted trying out their new lane but whether or not they’ll always be so rule-abiding is another matter! 



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