Vaccine will be too late for a quarter of badgers

Welsh Government sources say it rejected testing badgers for TB when they're trapped for vaccination. The vaccine won't work on the estimated 27% of badgers that are infected in north Pembrokeshire. But a quick test would be unreliable and only obviously sick or injured badgers will be destroyed.


Badger cull dropped

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