'The most Skipton welcome ever': Man finds 12 sheep on his driveway three days after moving to the Dales

A worried newcomer to the Dales town of Skipton phoned police when 12 sheep turned up on his drive.

The man had only moved to Skipton three days before - and was shocked to see the livestock wandering freely about.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

Sheep spotting trail to lure visitors deep into the DalesLocal PCSO Ruth Pearson posted about the amusing incident on Twitter, saying 'this is how we welcome new residents!'