Rock star and RSPCA vice-president Dr Brian May is to speak at a public meeting in Dorchester this Friday to oppose plans to kill thousands of badgers in England.
The Government today confirmed that it still plans to go ahead with a cull of badgers and this could start in less than two weeks. As a result, those campaigning against these plans are gathering to discuss the potentially devastating impact they would have.
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We are pleased to hear that Gloucestershire County Council voted against the badger cull due to take place from next month.
The cull is due to begin after 1 June in two earmarked pilot areas in Gloucestershire and Somerset.
At a full council meeting on Wednesday, politicians voted to object to the cull, and agreed to voice these objections in a letter to Defra.
RSPCA senior scientist Colin Booty said:
“We are pleased to hear that Gloucestershire councillors
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