Badger News

badger-front-viewRegular updates and news items on all things Badger related.

  •  IMPORTANT   Welsh Government are running a ‘Found Dead Survey’
  • Starting  February 2015 – until-  April 2017   Contact:    APHA (Animal & Plant Health Wales).
  • tel.no.  0300-303-8268.   A representative from APHA  will come and collect the Dead Badger for Autopsy to determine whether or not BTB is present.

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Goodbye Andy

Hi all, I think this is very short sighted of Badger trust, I have had many contacts from Andy and I feel he was doing a very good Job. Regards Gordon Loss of  Crime and Intelligence  Coordinator for Badger Trust. From: Andrew Swinburne [mailto:andyswinburne] Sent: 31 August 2017 08:55 To: …

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Statement from Save Me Trust

Can’t see images? Click here…   Brian May and Save Me’s response to news of an extended government-led badger cull We at Save Me are disappointed and profoundly saddened at the news that Theresa May’s government is to escalate its culling of badgers. In 2014 the governments own Independent Expert …

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Martin Hancox Calls for Help !

  EXTREMELY URGENT, KILL OFF SPECTACULARLY POINTLESS CULLS, PLEASE SWAMP THE EMAIL INBOXES OF 5 MINISTERS WITH TRUTH ABOUT FARCICAL DEBATE Dear Brockophiles , HELP ! .. there are c. 70 badger groups, with c. 70,000 members , IF all 70, 000 swamped Mr Gove’s inbox, he might have to …

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Badger Trust Updates July/August

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Badger Trust Updates for July/August. Thursday 20th July 2017 Mirror.co.uk Whose been eating from my bowl? Cat catches cheeky badger Tuesday 18th July 2017 Independent ie: Officials “quietly confident” on badger TB trials Thursday 13th July 2017 News & Star: Spate of badger trapping in West Cumbria Thursday 13th July …

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Wildlife Crime in Pembrokeshire.

A  LIVE CRIME IN PROGRESS !! From: Crime – Badger Trust [mailto:crime@badgertrust.org.uk] Sent: 30 May 2017 11:03 To: Badger Watch & Rescue Dyfed <g.lumby@btopenworld.com>; michaeljohn.sharratt@virgin.net Subject: Sett Interference Case Good morning Gents I have had a Mr Anthony Avon (Tel xxxxxxxxx) on the telephone this morning reporting potential sett interference …

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Badger Trust Position in Wales.

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Badger Trust opposes latest Welsh Government plans to cull badgers   The Badger Trust AGM on 13 May 2017 decided by unanimous vote to conclude discussions with the Welsh Government on its bovine TB proposals which include the testing and culling of badgers, and to maintain the position stated in …

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Badger Trust Updates April.

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Friday 7th April 2017 The Ecologist: Bovine TB Summit: science-based policy, or policy-based science?   Saturday 8th April 2017 Richmondshire Today: Police investigate possible interference of badger sett in Yorkshire Dales   Tuesday 11th April 2017 Rugby Advertiser: Two badgers killed by snares in Broadwell   Wednesday 12th April 2017 …

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Fake Science Used to Justify Cull.

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A senior researcher has accused the UK government of using “fake science” to justify its policy of culling badgers to control cattle TB. Prof Rosie Woodroffe has told BBC News that ministers were creating an “illusion” of success to justify the policy. She was speaking ahead of a scientific symposium …

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The Badger Cull Debate in Westminster.

As the result of a Poll with over 165,000 signatures Westminster Debated the Enlarging of the Badger Cull in England, here is the Hansard report. of the 27-03-2017. it Runs to 25 pages but is well worth your time to read it. Badger Culling  Share this debate 27 March 2017 …

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