Gloucestershire badger cull licence extension granted 23 October 2013 Last updated at 17:18 Gloucestershire badger cull licence extension granted Badger Defra said 708 badgers had been killed in the six-week Gloucestershire cull The pilot badger cull in west Gloucestershire will continue for another eight weeks after a licence was granted, Natural England has confirmed. During the six-week period of the [...]

Badger cull falls short of its target in Gloucestershire

Badger cull falls short of its target in Gloucestershire Company seeks extension as marksmen manage to kill only 30% of population against a target of 70% in alloted six weeks Adam Vaughan, Thursday 17 October 2013 The number of badgers killed in Gloucestershire as part of a cull by farmers and government to curb [...]

The badger cull in Somerset and Gloucestershire has now started

If you can help stop the cull or would like to donate money to help sabs in the field see the various links below: Manchester Hunt Sabs Facebook page - Manchester Hunt Sabs donations for fuel fund for the badger cull - Three Counties Hunt Sabs (for all the latest news on the [...]

Father and son fined for breaching cattle movement restrictions

A FATHER and son have been fined more than £6,000 for breaching TB restrictions on the movement of cattle. Cheshire Hunt supporters Anthony Kirkham and his son Nicholas Kirkham, of Ridley Farm in Tarporley, appeared before South Cheshire Magistrates Court to face charges brought by Cheshire East Council’s animal health department. The charges were in [...]