§ Mr. Alex Carlile
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales if he will seek a report into the relationship between the outbreak of tuberculosis on a Gwent dairy farm last summer and the presence of infected badgers; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Redwood
An investigation into the possible causes of an outbreak of bovine tuberculosis on a Gwent dairy farm last year continues to be carried out by the state veterinary service. No definitive conclusions have been reached.