A woman arrested as part of Operation Themis - Gloucestershire Police's response to the badger cull - has been charged with attempting to steal a firearm. She has also been charged with using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour.
31-year-old Madeline Buckler from Merseyside has been bailed to appear before magistrates next month.
She was arrested on Friday night (October 11) after an incident in the pilot badger area in Newent on Wednesday.
The former owner of the National Birds of Prey Centre in Gloucestershire has been given a 40 week suspended prison sentence after being convicted of fraud and theft in connection with the trade of rare birds. Keith Beaven from Staunton was fined more than £16,000 at Gloucester Crown Court today.
He stole six owls and illegally sold three black kites. He obtained the birds by pretending he would use them for endangered species breeding programmes at the centre in Newent.
Two baby buzzard eagles have been born prematurely at the International Bird of Prey Centre in Gloucestershire. The chicks are being hand-reared for the first few weeks of their lives because it's too cold to risk leaving them outside. Ken Goodwin reports.
They may look like harmless fluff balls but by the time they're fully grown these predators could have an 80 inch wingspan and an appetite for animals as big as foxes.
Holly Cale from the centre says the buzzard eagle eggs were taken from the parent birds because they were laid too early. Once temperatures warm up a bit the chicks will be introduced to the parents who will rear them.
These baby grey buzzard eagles were born prematurely at the Newent Bird of Prey Centre in Gloucestershire. Our reporter Ken Goodwin has spent the day at the centre filming the new arrivals, who are currently being hand-reared.
Two baby grey buzzard eagles have been born prematurely at theInternational Bird of Prey Centre in Newent in Gloucestershire. Because of the cold weather the chicks are being hand-reared for the first few weeks of their lives.
The species comes from South America and when fully-grown, these chicks could have a wingspan of 80 inches.