HELENSBURGH’S most popular pet, George the cat, is plotting global domination after appearing in national newspapers and on a BBC breakfast radio show this week.

George featured in the Advertiser last week after straying from his home in the town and going missing for four days - only to be found more than 14 miles away at Firkin Point, near Loch Lomond.

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That led to speculation that the curious moggy had hopped on public transport to take a trip to his favourite beauty spot, as he has previously been caught in the act trying to get on buses and even into local supermarkets.

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And his hilarious adventures have now attracted the attention of national media outlets, including a slot on the Kaye Adams BBC Radio Scotland programme on Wednesday morning.