CVO Debby Reynolds said:
"The intensive work of Animal Health has meant that we have been able to rapidly identify this suspect case and take appropriate action swiftly. I continue to urge all animal keepers to be vigilant for signs of disease and practice strict biosecurity."
The current Protection and Surveillance Zones remain. The exact details of these measures can be found on the Defra website. Disease surveillance is ongoing.
The Defra public helpline is currently operating from 6am-10pm. The public should call: 08459 335577.