Officials rule out suspected foot and mouth case in Norfolk | Foot and mouth

Officials have ruled out a suspected case of foot and mouth disease in Norfolk. Movement restrictions and a temporary six-mile (10km) control zone for animals were enforced around a pig farm near Feltwell in west Norfolk, according to the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs. But in a statement a Defra spokesman said: “Following … Read more

Boy, 3, dies after suspected dog attack in Greater Manchester | Greater Manchester

A three-year-old boy has died in a suspected dog attack in Greater Manchester, police said. Officers were called by North West ambulance service after the child was injured in the incident in Rochdale at about 1.15pm on Sunday. Greater Manchester police (GMP) said the victim was taken by ambulance to hospital but died from his … Read more