HC Deb 25 February 1988 vol 128 c268W
Mr. Nicholas Bennett

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment what representations he has received for the amendment of the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 to make it a criminal offence to dig out or otherwise destroy a badger's sett; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Moynihan

I refer the hon. Member to the answer I gave to my hon. Friend the Member for Bournemouth, East (Mr. Atkinson) on 12 February, at column381.