Boa constrictor snake seen at Swinsty Reservoir
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Search for snake at North Yorkshire beauty spot

Visitors to a North Yorkshire beauty spot are being urged to take care after a boa constrictor was spotted.

The snake, believed to measure about 6ft (1.8m), was seen by a member of the public at Swinsty reservoir near Harrogate.

BBC Look North's Stuart Whincup spoke to Gareth Welsh, owner of Butterfly World, and unsuspecting members of the public.

  • 21 Jun 2012
  • From the section England