Soap star Helen Flanagan got the shock of her life while out shopping when she came across Prestwich's mysterious pink pigeon.
The former Corrie star was left speechless and thought her eyes were deceiving her when she saw the unusually pink pigeon walking around Bury town centre.
The 33-year-old actress shared a video of the pink plumed bird on TikTok which as since been viewed more than 275k times. In the short clip, Helen focuses the camera on the mysteriously hued bird, saying: "It's pink!
What the hell, it's actually pink! “No, seriously, what bird is that? Is that a pink pigeon? I mean, am I being stupid? I have never seen one of these before." READ MORE: The mystery around pink Prestwich pigeons that could be the result of something sinister READ MORE: 'I had to prick my finger every couple of hours and have SIX injections per day after diagnosis at 17' Helen’s 162k followers on the video platform seemed to be left amused by the sighting of the pink pigeon, with one follower named Lynsey calling it a “flamingeon", BristolPost reported.Read more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk