The Minister of State for Agriculture and Food at Defra has dismissed claims by some that the science behind the cull is flawed.
David Heath is the MP for Somerton and Frome and said that: "We know that culling does reduce the incidents of the disease."
More top news
Southmead Hospital has begun an investigation into claims that poor standards of care may have hastened an elderly patient's death.
A single mum who was left an anonymous note with a fiver by a stranger on a train has been able to thank her benefactor in person.
As a man appears in court charged with his murder, Zac Evans' mother has told us she is trying to stay strong for the sake of her family.