Birmingham-based master craftsman James Doran-Webb (pictured on horse) spent a  painstaking six months assembling the sculptures as part of celebrations to mark  Chinese New Year in Singapore

“People say mice don’t swim, but they’re a close relative of rats which love the water. Besides, I scoop them up within seconds of a wipe-out out and I’ve never lost one yet.”A radical rodent hangs 10 at Runaway Bay on the Gold Coast. Picture: Tim Marsden