Garden birds could be at risk from a new strain of the avian pox virus.
Researchers at Oxford University have been tracking the disease in Great Tit populations in woodland close to the city.
The infection causes tumour like growths and in most cases is fatal. Kate Bunkall reports.
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Monday evening's forecast for the west of the region
Monday evening's forecast for the east of the region