Boars 'snaffle' turf in Coleford

A family of young boar emerging from the forest and then using their strong snouts to dig up turf. This is a classic way wild boar forage for buried acorns, roots, seeds, worms and grubs. The animals have been causing damage to lawns in Coleford.


Campaigners say they will sabotage Gloucestershire boar cull

Wildlife activists have told ITV News West Country that they will sabotage a planned cull of wild boar in the Forest of Dean this autumn