Lyn Paxman has 2,000 snails but will be fattening up 300,000 by next year at her Somerset home.Read more
Soil, sweet potato and lettuce. The recipe for success in breeding thousands of critically endangered snails.
The tiny snail is critically endangered in the wild, but a breeding programme is bringing hope.
The sculptures were decorated by leading artists and placed on a trail around Brighton and Hove.
Hosta was one of over 150 snails who competed at the games in Norfolk.