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20-09-2006, 08:40 PM
On 5 April 2006 the government, in partnership with the Devolved Administrations, undertook a real-time simulation of an outbreak of avian influenza disease in poultry. The reason for this was to check its contingency plans for the control of any such outbreak and those of its agencies and operational partners. The exercise was the culmination of a programme of smaller...

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