Tagged with bTB

Badger Trust letter to Liz Truss MP

The Badger Trust asks Liz Truss MP Secretary of State for the Environment for an urgent meeting with to discuss the badger cull policy and the key findings of the Independent Expert Panel report into the safety, effectiveness and humaneness of the badger culls undertaken in 2013 21st July 2014 ...read more →

Badger Vaccines five things your MP should know

Badger Vaccines five things your MP should know Badger vaccine is available and is use in England led by voluntary organisations that accept the scientific research of Chambers and Carter showing a protective effect on vaccinated uninfected badgers against bovine TB. Injectable BadgerBCG has been in use by conservation bodies ...read more →

Stars Sign Up to Save England’s Badgers

100 Scientists, vets, conservationists, land managers and stars Sign Up to Save England’s Badgers I am proud to add my signature as an earth-bound contribution. Sir Roger Moore, Dame Judi Dench, Joanna Lumley, Brian Blessed, Martin Shaw, Anthony Head and Virginia McKenna OBE  are among over one hundred celebrities, scientists, naturalists, veterinarians ...read more →

Government scientists’ ‘voices lost’

One of the UK’s most influential science communicators says some of the country’s best researchers are not being heard by the public, especially in times of crisis.  Government scientists’ ‘voices lost’   Gordon McGlone‘s insight: This is an important well reasoned piece; scientific freedom is being underminded whilst the public ...read more →