Press Cuttings

In reverse chronological order

Does the badger cull spell trouble for ground-nesting birds? by James Fair, Ends Report, 30 May 2019.
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Threat to badger culls across England as legal challenge mounted by campaigner, by Abi Kay, Farmers Guardian, 17 May 2019.

Natural England’s call for badger cull evidence an ‘absolute nightmare’, by Rachel Salvidge, Ends Report, 13.05.2019.
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Farmers are set ‘impossible task’ over risk to birds from badger cull, by Helena Horton, The Sunday Telegraph, 12.05.2019.
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Natural England censured by the High Court, by James Fair, BBC Wildlife, May 2019.
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Badgers, bTB and SSSIs, by Sue Everett, British Wildlife, April 2019.
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Judge says Natural England failed to assess impacts of badger cull on birds in SSSIs, by Rachel Salvidge, 15.03.2019. 
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Guest blog for Mark Avery – NE, Badgers and Judgement, by Dominic Woodfield, 24.09.2018.
 
Judicial review – a blunt tool for badger protection, by Carol Day, Wildlife Link, August 2018.
 
Guest blog for Mark Avery – Whither Now for State Nature Conservation? by Dominic Woodfield, 09.07.2018.
 
Government faces High Court challenge over ‘disastrous’ badger cull, in landmark case, by Jane Dalton, 08.07.2018.
 
As the state is dismantled, who will save Britain’s wildlife? by George Monbiot, 04.07.2018.

 

Article in BBC Wildlife magazine, by James Fair, July 2018. Campaigners have taken out a Judicial Review against Natural England, which questions the processes that the public body followed in relation to the badger cull. 

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