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World's smallest porpoise being fished to extinction

The world's smallest porpoise face being fished to extinction if Mexican trawlers continue using deadly nets that have already been banned, experts warn.


Heatwave Ready: Leave muddy puddles in gardens to help birds keep cool 

With summer just around the corner, and heatwaves already predicted, the RSPB is urging Brits to consider leaving 'mud pies' in their gardens to help birds keep cool.


Man banned from keeping horses for life after 'most harrowing' case

A man from Barnstaple has been sentenced to 24 weeks immediate custody and banned from keeping horses for life after causing the death of a horse and mistreating three others.


Lambs die in barn fire

Tragedy struck as newborn lambs died in a barn fire in Somerset.

Fire crews were called at 12.40am (Tuesday, May 3) to reports of a barn on fire on Stowey Road in Clutton.