So when a giant, fluorescent rubber octopus waddles across the beach towards the UK's Sizewell Nuclear Power Station, a police anti-terrorist squad turn up to chase it away with a stern warning not to do it again! OK, it was a publicity stunt to promote the nearby Maui Waui Festival on 2-3-4 September - full details here www.mauiwauievents.co.uk
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