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Why black squirrels are driving red and grey squirrels nuts!

Press Packer Sam looking out for black squirrels

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We've known for ages that red squirrels are under threat from the bigger grey squirrels in the UK.

Now it seems there's a new squirrel on the block... the black squirrel!

At the moment, they're only found in the south of England but it's thought their numbers will grow pretty quickly.

So when we heard Press Packer Sam's school was right next to where loads of them live, we had to check it out...