Badger cull protesters on an overnight patrol

Protesters against the badger cull were out last night patrolling one of the areas in Gloucestershire within the killing zone.

The cull is to try to halt the spread of TB from badgers to cattle.

The licenced culling period began last weekend, but protesters walking in the Forthampton area near Tewkesbury found no evidence it had started yet. But they say they'll be back:

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Anti-badger cull campaign

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