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24th October 2019 HS2 could be delayed until December 2019

HS2 review could be delayed until December 24 OCT, 2019 BY TIM CLARK New Civil Engineer The independent review of High Speed 2 could be delayed until December New Civil Engineer understands. Transport secretary Grant Shapps is understood to have called in the chair of...

Vet says badger culls caused ‘immense pain’.

By Pallab GhoshScience correspondent, BBC News 9 September 2019 Up to 9,000 of badgers are likely to have suffered “immense pain” in culls to control cattle TB, according to a former government adviser. Prof Ranald Munro is the ex-Chair of an independent...

Record 32,000 badgers shot in annual cull

  Scientists accuse officials of cherry-picking data to defend disease-control scheme. More than 32,000 badgers were killed in England this autumn during the annual cull, which is intended to reduce tuberculosis in cattle. Government officials claimed the culls were...