Deadly great white sharks and oceanic whitetips to arrive in British waters

Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. A new study, carried out by Dr Ken Collins, Senior Research Fellow at the University of Southampton and a former member of the UK Shark Tagging Programme, found that rising sea temperatures will encourage exotic predators which have previously avoided our icy shores. At the end of June, a Great White was sighted near the island of Majorca… Dangerous sharks including great whites and oceanic white-tips could be swimming off the beaches of Cornwall within the next 30 years, according to experts. At least ten new species are predicted to become regular visitors to Britain’s waters by 2050, including Black Tips, Sand tigers and Hammerheads, which are currently found in the coasts of Spain and Portugal. read more