West Country Defra

Rescue centre says it will have to euthanise grey squirrels after law change

A wildlife hospital says it will likely have to euthanise grey squirrels that come into its care in the future after a change in the law.

Asian hornet found in Devon

The hornets pose a risk to the UK's honey bees.

Chickens allowed outside after weeks of being cooped up

Restrictions on 'free range' chickens are set to be relaxed. Hens were kept indoors for the last 12 weeks to protect them from bird flu.