Farmer jailed over mistreatment of animals

This report by our correspondent Andy Bonner contains some very distressing images from the start:

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Cheshire farmer jailed for animal cruelty

A farmer from Chester has been jailed for animal cruelty. James Stratton has been sentenced to12 months and banned from owning, keeping or dealing in animals for 10 years. He was also ordered to pay £20,000 in costs.