Video: Eccentric teacher becomes YouTube sensation after building SQUIRREL assault course in garden - and filming them in action

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Nutty teacher Steve Barley has set up a movie-themed obstacle course for squirrels in his back garden and filmed the hilarious results.

Now a video of one brave squirrel tackling the Hollywood-inspired challenge is fast becoming an internet sensation. The course, featuring home-made scenes with Jaws, Indiana Jones and The Great Escape, is based on a washing line in Steve’s Hertfordshire garden. And with the Oscars around the corner, businesses studies teacher Steve thought he would come with his own, glittering award for the most agile squirrel.


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