Pirate FM News

Badger Baiting Fears over Traps

badger sett

Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 7:40am 27th April 2012.

There are fears badger baiting is back in west Cornwall.

It is after police discovered illegal snares each fitted with two large fishing hooks outside a sett.

They have been seized but officers say they are designed to capture the animals alive for entertainment.

badger sett

Photo: PC Barry Nicholas

Email Icon

Sign up for exclusive news, competitions and offers.
Proper Local News updates from Pirate FM

Suggested articles

Cornwall's fears over money after Brexit

Cornwall News: The council says that a lack of detail is hampering

Patisserie Valerie: Scale of alleged fraud may be worse than first feared

National News: The crisis-hit owner of Patisserie Valerie is examining "options" for the business, warning the scale of alleged fraud in its accounts may be much worse than initially feared.

Pirate Extra Pirate 70s Escape LoveCornwall