Further bluetongue and FMD cases
A 3km temporary control zone is in place around a premises near Maidenhead as more animals are tested for foot-and-mouth disease (FMD).
A 3km temporary control zone is in place around a premises near Maidenhead, Berkshire within the existing foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) surveillance zone. This is a precautionary measure following a veterinary assessment of clinical signs. Laboratory tests are ongoing.
Seven outbreaks of FMD have been confirmed since 3 August.
A fourth case of bluetongue has also been confirmed on a third premises near Ipswich, Suffolk. The animal has been culled.