EY UP ME DUCK: Is mallard Damon county’s oldest?

Damon the mallard was hatched in 1999.
Damon the mallard was hatched in 1999.

A Derbyshire duck born in the last century is still keeping the wolf from the door at the grand old age of 18.

Many-yeared mallard Damon is so old that when he hatched from his egg, Tony Blair was still popular.