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MP welcomes postponement of badger cull

Nottingham North MP welcomes postponement of planned badger cull Credit: Ben Birchall/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Nottingham North MP Graham Allen has welcomed the postponement of the government's planned badger cull, but says other measures need to be considered to control the spread of TB in cattle.

Mr Allen, who opposes the cull, will raise his concerns at a debate in Parliament later.