Elephants stop traffic in Naas

Cars stopped suddenly and camera phones were whipped from pockets as five elephants sauntered up the main street of Naas just after 2pm this afternoon.

Cars stopped suddenly and camera phones were whipped from pockets as five elephants sauntered up the main street of Naas just after 2pm this afternoon.

One middle aged man, with a broad smile and a nostalgic twinkle in his eyes admitted: “When I was a boy, I always fancied I’d run away to the circus.”

And indeed, the animals were publicising a visiting circus.