Hordes of octopus have left sea-goers speechless with an unusual invasion on a Welsh beach. More than 20 of the creatures were spotted making their way up the beach in New Quay, Ceredigion , on Friday night in a mysterious phenomenon which has left staff from a local dolphin watching company completely baffled. Brett Jones, owner of SeaMôr Dolphin Watching Boat Trips, was returning the boat

after a sunset trip at 10 pm when he first spotted the sea creatures crawling up on to dry land.  He said: “They were coming out of the water and crawling up the beach. We don’t quite know what’s causing it. “Perhaps it’s because the sea has been quite rough recently but I’ve never seen anything like it before. They were walking on the tips of their legs. “A friend of mine said it happened the night before and there was about 20 last night.” READ MORE