- West Country (W)
We interviewed Farming Minister and Somerset MP David Heath about the planned badger culls for West Somerset and West Gloucestershire. He hinted that they could take place elsewhere, but said it's up to the farmers.
A Government minister has hinted that the region's trial badger culls scheduled for later this year may NOT go ahead in the planned areas.
Controversial plans to cull badgers in West Somerset are being challenged in the High Court. The badger trust wants the decision overturned.