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Salwick bird flu risk ‘remains very low’ says Lancashire County Council

Lancashire Council today confirmed that a bird flu outbreak in Salwick poses a ‘very low’ risk to public health. They said they are reassuring Lancashire residents that the risk to public […]

6 months ago
Precautionary measures after bird flu outbreak in Salwick

Bird flu control zone around Salwick Pic: APHA Precautionary measures are being put in place following a confirmed case of bird flu at a premises in Salwick near Preston. The response is being led locally by Lancashire County […]

6 months ago
Bird flu outbreak at premises near Salwick

Stock image of geese Pic: Pixabay An outbreak of bird flu has been found at a premises in Salwick near Preston. The Animal and Plant Health Agency tweeted the news late yesterday (Friday 12 November). The […]

6 months ago
Protection zone in place as bird flu confirmed at Preston pheasant farm

A case of bird flu (avian influenza H5N8) has been confirmed in a flock of pheasants at Pilling, Preston. A 3km protection zone has been put in place around the […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Bird Flu outbreak: Strain confirmed at nearby poultry farm

Bird Flu strain H7N7 has been confirmed at a poultry farm on the outskirts of Preston. Environment health officials locked down the area, setting up a 10km control zone around […]

7 years ago
Bird flu outbreak: 170,000 birds due to be culled at poultry plant near Preston

Tests are being conducted on birds suspected of having bird flu Pic: Peter Cooper Environmental health officials have locked down the area around a poultry farm on the outskirts of Preston due to suspected bird flu. Staveley’s Eggs has a 120,000 colony of cage […]

7 years ago
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