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Glos badger cull falls short

The number of badgers shot in Gloucestershire has fallen short of its target, the Government has announced.

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Archive footage of badger gassing

As the prospect of gassing badgers to help control the spread of TB in cattle is raised in Parliament today, it brings back memories of the 1980s in Gloucestershire when the culling method was used, to the dismay of animal rights protesters.

Here's a brief clip of our footage from the time.

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