Number 10 is seeking an 'escape plan' for a badger cull gone disastrously wrong under Owen Paterson's direction. Lesley Docksey reports on a likely end to the cull - and to Paterson's ministerial role.
The cull of thousands of badgers this summer could help to increase songbird populations, according to a senior government adviser.
If the Government thinks they can persuade the general public to support the badger cull just by suggesting it will help songbirds - they must think we are stupid! Not even a quote from RSPB - didn't they get asked?
THE Wales-based bovine TB eradication approach has taken on an international element following a visit to Ethiopia by chief veterinary officer, Dr Christianne Glossop, to see its cattle vaccination project.