NOAH'S Ark Zoo Farm has welcomed a mythical creature into their midst.

The zoo have put up a panda-themed unicorn statue as part of the Unicornfest Art Trail. The trail starts tomorrow (Saturday, July 1) and runs until Sunday, September 3.

The free-to-access family event, which features 60 unicorn sculptures, celebrates the magic and beauty of these fantastical animals.

Posting on Twitter, a spokesperson from Noah's Ark Zoo Farm said: "Exciting news from Noah's Ark!

"Welcome, Coco the Pandicorn! A hand-painted unicorn who is part of the @theunicornfest trail.

"We are delighted to be included in this exciting event, with the funds raised from the event going to Leukaemia Care."

Once the trail is finished, the statues with been gathered at Propyard before they are sent to auction in October. The proceeds raised will be donated to the leukaemia charity, which provides care and support to individuals, families and friends affected by leukaemia and associated conditions.