APHA confirms ninth case of highly pathogenic avian influenza in England.
The Animal & Plant Health Agency (APHA) has identified an eighth case of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) HN58 in poultry in England.
Confirmed on Tuesday (15 December), the outbreak was found in captive birds and poultry at a premises near Willington, South Derbyshire. A 3km Protection Zone and a 10km Surveillance Zone have been placed around the infected premises to limit the risk of the disease spreading.
More information about the outbreaks and the latest government advice can be found at gov.uk