VIDEO: Seal spotted paddling in Pevensey Bay

A seal has been spotted having a paddle close to the shore in Pevensey Bay this afternoon.

Reader Andre Owen took a photo and video of the seal gliding along on the waves at around 1pm this afternoon (Friday, December 22).

The swimming seal. Photo: Andre Owen

The swimming seal. Photo: Andre Owen

Mr Owen said he had never seen a seal there before, adding: "He came about one metre to the shore before slowly heading away again and then back out to sea."

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