(1) Nature lovers today spoke out against plans to build a residential home for the elderly in Church Road, Hadleigh after it was revealed the move could destroy a badger sett .(2) A friend of mine, who is involved in retailing, recently suffered an unfortunate incident with a badger sett while out walking.(3) Earlier this year, animal welfare officers in West Lothian discovered a destroyed sett and two dead badgers, one of them a cub.(4) The agency's engineers are now installing a cat flap-style door at the entrance to the sett which allows the badgers out but not back in.(5) After a little fumbling around, Brock grinned widely and with a grunt pulled a very large, very angry badger out of his sett .(6) However, the plans must change as the proposed route runs through a badger sett and it would be illegal to disturb them.(7) Juxtaposed with this is the idea that the blatantly violent removal of the badger from the sett and the unceremonious act of the diggers disturbs and changes nature irreparably.(8) The ├ö├ç├┐graves├ö├ç├û were later found to be badger setts but Mrs Bryden said she and Huntley had discussed the possibility that the girls could be dead.(9) His mother gave birth to him and his brother in a garage in Cumbria because all the badger setts had been flooded.(10) We want to make sure the release sites have no slug pellets, dogs, badger sets or ponds which the hedgehogs could fall into.(11) Scottish Natural Heritage and the Highland Council have joined forces with developers to commission a major survey of badgers and their setts .(12) Badgers and their setts are protected under the Protection of Badgers Act 1992, which makes it illegal to kill, injure or take badgers, or interfere with a sett.(13) Swindon is blessed with many badger setts around the town but the rapid growth taking place has seen many of our badgers put at risk.(14) The families suffered a night of unbearable suspense before the disturbed earth was revealed as nothing more than two badger setts .(15) Lothian and Borders Police said the pair had also been charged with allegedly breaching badger protection laws after badger setts were found to have been tampered with.(16) Badgers inherit setts from their parents, generation after generation, while always expanding and refining them.