Anti-badger cull campaign

Campaigners who are against the badger cull are fighting against the trial in Gloucestershire and Somerset.

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  1. Ken Goodwin

Full report on the build-up to the badger cull

The controversial badger cull is due to begin from next week in two parts of the West Country - Gloucestershire and West Somerset . If it is deemed successful, the cull, aimed at stopping the spread of tuberculosis in cattle, will be rolled out across the country.

But those opposed to it are still hoping to prevent the trials from going ahead.

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