In pictures: The life of Blackpool Zoo's beloved orangutan Vicky
Blackpool Zoo has today announced the death of its popular orangutan Vicky at the age of 34.
We have taken a look back through the archives at her life, spanning four decades, countless winning smiles and two pioneering surgical procedures. You can read the zoo's touching tribute here.
5. Another first
Vicky had pioneering double surgery for her sinusitis and to repair her air sacs in 2015.
6. From the archives
Jacqui Shepherd (then Clarkson) and son Adam with Vicky at Blackpool Zoo in 1984
7. Successful surgery
Vicky pictured after her successful double surgery in 2015
8. A young Vicky in 1985
Vicky the Blackpool Zoo orangutan with birthday party guest Stuart Baxter in 1985