§ Mr. Barry Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales (1) how many cases of bovine TB were recorded in Wales in each of the last three years; and if he will make a statement; 
(2) if he will make a statement on bovine TB in Wales. 
§ Mr. Win Griffiths
The number of confirmed outbreaks of bovine TB in Wales is as follows:
- 1995: 102
- 1996: 102
- 1997: 62.
The Government are minded to accept Professor Krebs' recommendation. Implementing this report will require the Government, the farming industry and those interested in badger conservation to work together to build a better scientific basis for policy in this area.