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Government boosts hill farm and upland communities support

Funding of up to £26million to support hill farmers and help some of England’s rural communities to thrive was unveiled today by Environment Secretary Caroline Spelman.

10 March 2011

Movement restrictions on older cattle introduced

Cattle born or reared in the UK before 1 August 1996 have had new movement restrictions placed on them as an extra precaution against meat from these older cattle entering the food chain.

8 March 2011

Spelman sees resource efficiency in action

Staff at B&Q’s distribution centre in Branston today demonstrated their reusable Carrierpacs to Environment Secretary Caroline Spelman, showing B&Q’s commitment to protecting the environment through innovative solutions.

7 March 2011