A mysterious love heart hanging from a Brighton bridge has had drivers craning their necks in curiosity.

The object, modelled on the retro Lovehearts sweets, current carries the message Eat My Shorts.

The Simpsons cartoon reference has replaced an earlier inscription which read Heartbreaker.

It is currently hanging from a bridge going over New England Road in Brighton.

It is believed to have appeared over the weekend although who is behind it and why are still unclear.

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