Pobol y Cwm: S4C backs soap's badger episode

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S4C has rejected calls by the Welsh government to scrap a repeat of the Welsh language soap opera Pobol y Cwm after controversy about badger culling in an episode.

Ministers complained after a character on the BBC-produced TV series said the Welsh government "doesn't have the backbone" to cull badgers.

S4C said it was satisfied the programme included a variety of viewpoints.

BBC Wales' Welsh Affairs Editor Vaughan Roderick examined the issue for Wales Today.

Badger story balanced, says S4C

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