Conservatives criticise badger cull decision

Your decision to abandon (plans for a badger cull) ... will be a bitter blow to rural Wales and many farmers in the TB hotspots will feel that the light at the end of the tunnel has been snuffed out.

– Antoinette Sandbach, Welsh Conservative Shadow Rural Affairs minister


Badger cull dropped

The Environment Minister John Griffiths has announced that the Welsh Government will drop a proposed cull of badgers in Pembrokeshire.