avian flu

New bird flu case on Shropshire turkey farm

New bird flu case on Shropshire turkey farm

Highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5N1 was confirmed on a turkey farm near Ludlow, Shropshire, by the Department for Environment,...

June 2, 2022

Bird flu confirmed in Cambridgeshire and Devon

Bird flu confirmed in Cambridgeshire and Devon

Two new outbreaks of avian influenza (bird flu) have been confirmed by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs...

April 7, 2022

Bird flu: Poultry keepers in Suffolk told to take urgent action

Bird flu: Poultry keepers in Suffolk told to take urgent action

The UK’s chief veterinary officer Christine Middlemiss has today (Wednesday, March 23) urged poultry keepers in Suffolk to step up...

March 23, 2022

Bird flu: Chief vet warns against complacency with biosecurity

Bird flu: Chief vet warns against complacency with biosecurity

The UK’s chief veterinary officer Christine Middlemiss is urging all poultry keepers not to be complacent and to continue following...

February 28, 2022

Bird flu update: One new case as other restrictions lift

Bird flu update: One new case as other restrictions lift

One new case of highly pathogenic avian influenza (bird flu) was confirmed over the weekend as local movement restrictions lifted...

February 7, 2022

Bird flu: Doncaster community urged to avoid bird droppings

Bird flu: Doncaster community urged to avoid bird droppings

People is Doncaster are being urged to avoid dead birds and bird droppings as avian influenza (bird flu) has been...

January 20, 2022

Bird flu confirmed at premises in Cumbria

Bird flu confirmed at premises in Cumbria

Two more cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza (bird flu) H5N1 has been confirmed at premises in Cumbria. Bird flu...

January 5, 2022

Defra to host webinars giving bird flu update and advice

Defra to host webinars giving bird flu update and advice

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) has announced a series of webinars to inform bird keepers and...

December 16, 2021

‘Largest ever’ bird flu outbreak in NI as two more cases suspected

‘Largest ever’ bird flu outbreak in NI as two more cases suspected

Two more suspect cases of avian influenza (bird flu) have been identified in Northern Ireland, the Department of Agriculture, Environment...

December 13, 2021