'Don't go near the water' warning at Doncaster lakes after 'many dead fish' are found

Members of the public are being warned to stay away from lakes at a Doncaster beauty spot after many dead fish were discovered.

By Lee Peace
Thursday, 1st August 2019, 1:47 pm
Updated Monday, 5th August 2019, 6:31 pm

A swan died last week and there has been reported sightings of ‘many dead fish’ at the lakes near Cusworth Hall, according to the museum and park’s official Facebook page.

The post added that ‘samples have been taken from Cusworth lakes for analysis.’

Staff at the visitor attraction went on to warn: “In the meantime please don't go near the water and don't allow your dog to swim in the lakes.

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Cusworth Hall.

“Thank you to everyone who has reported these incidents, we are keeping a close eye on the situation.”