At a time when a Brit seen to be 'pro-European' and engaging ‘with Europe’ is viewed with scepticism and suspicion, I am pleased to know that at least through one of my elected representatives in the South West we have an influential voice working hard for us at the heart of the European Union.
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"I think it will happen, the Secretary of State [Owen Paterson, Conservative] is absolutely clear and is going to make sure it happens and it reinforces in my mind that it is one of the tools in the toolbox for combating this dreadful disease.”
Asked whether she understood why the vaccination is being viewed as the ‘holy grail’ to resolving the problem, she agreed. “I fully understand why, because goodness nobody wants to cull badgers; when you start to talk about it and think about the vaccine it seems like the answer. Absolutely, I clutched at that one myself.”
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