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David King defends the 2001 foot and mouth policy

Professor David King’s the Government’s Chief Scientific Adviser. He was Head of the scientific team that had to deal with Foot and Mouse crisis. ... - 18k - Cached - Similar pages

David King on the Radio 4 Today programme this morning:

I have been speaking to Prof David King, the Government's Chief Scientist about the story of Foot and Mouth, and how the outbreak had been handled. ... - 10k - Cached - Similar pages

Jim Scudamore (Chief Veterinary Officer), Sir John Krebs (Chairman FSA) and Professor David King (Chief Scientific Adviser) heard reports from Neil Ferguson ... - 20k - Cached - Similar pages

David Shannon speaks out

He said that the advisory committee set up by Prof David King, the Government's chief scientific adviser, was "an unusual group" that "in retrospect needed ... - 7k - Cached - Similar pages

Professor David King at Brussels May 30 2002

Professor David King at Brussels May 30 2002. (The structure of the hearings is so frustrating - far too many people giving evidence, and there is not ... - 10k - Cached - Similar pages

----- Original Message -----

'Initially, the David King constituted scientific advisory committee would have ... It was a group on which David King drew in formulating his advice to the ... - 21k - Cached - Similar pages

January 16 - 22 2005 ~ The UK's Chief Scientific Advisor appears ...

David King's alarming statement in the Independent that: "My worry is that if .... Read in full and our comments about what Sir David King had to say in the ... - 9k - Cached - Similar pages

Jan 1-6 ~ "we did attempt to validate Fred Brown's test and it ...

said Professor David King on the Today Programme (Dec 18) (See transcript below) ... Here's that David King transcript from R4, where he says that there ... - 22k - Cached - Similar pages

Anderson, Ferguson, Donnelly, May, King, Woolhouse, Krebs

Sir John Krebs, Professor Roy Anderson, Professor David King, Sir Robert May, ... (Chairman Food Standards Authority) and Professor David King (Chief ... - 23k - Cached - Similar pages

Mr David Curry, Chairman of the EFRA Select Committee, with ...

said Professor David King on the Today Programme (Dec 18) We will remind readers again of what actually happened since Professor King doesn't seem to ... - 12k - Cached - Similar pages

Foot and Mouth disease in 2001 - remembered in 2006

The transcript of Professor David King's interview on the Today Programme 18th December 2002 shows that he did not grasp what was available at the time of ... - 15k - Cached - Similar pages

Farming Today David King

David King: The cattle that are vaccinated with this high potency vaccine that is available and this is the vaccine that we would propose to be using in ... - 17k - Cached - Similar pages

e-mail from Mary Marshall 13th August 2002:

This was evident in David King's response to my question on whether DEFRA would confirm that, if an outbreak should occur next week, the RS recommendation ... - 13k - Cached - Similar pages

Bird Flu, Foot and Mouth, Zoonoses and UK animal health policy -mirror

Chief Scientist David King says there is to be no vaccination .... It should be noted that the UK Chief Scientist, Dr. David King, was fully informed of ... - 67k - Cached - Similar pages ...

Friend the Prime Minister said last week, I remind him that Sir David King was grossly misrepresented on one broadcast last week about his view of ... - 11k - Cached - Similar pages

roy anderson

Also present at the meeting was Professor David King, the current Chief Scientific Adviser, alumni of Cambridge University and successor to Sir Robert May. ... - 21k - Cached - Similar pages

October 2006 ~ How FMD crisis was turned into a disaster - Fordyce ...

Not one of the government's senior advisers, from the Chief Scientist, Sir David King, downwards, has yet dared to confirm in public what most experts in ... - 14k - Cached - Similar pages

COSTS Recent information which has come to light confirms that the ...

At that meeting, David King formally took a detailed interest in the problem and constituted the Science Group, and then for the following month we were ... - 29k - Cached - Similar pages

The following memorandum by Professor David King really should be ...

Supplementary memorandum submitted by Professor David King, ... PROFESSOR DAVID KING, DR NEIL FERGUSON, DR ALEX DONALDSON AND PROFESSOR MARK WOOLHOUSE ... - 10k - Cached - Similar pages


Professor David King, Chief Scientific Advisor to the UK Government, .... said Professor David King on the Today Programme (Dec 18 2002) (See transcript ... - 38k - Cached - Similar pages

Foot and Mouth UK FMD outbreak August 2007

February 4 2007 ~ Bird Flu: Sir David King ruled out vaccination a year ago ...... and Mr Bradshaw read out a "statement" by Professor David King: ... - 977k - Cached - Similar pages

Rapid Diagnosis RT PCR Smart Cycler

I remember asking the government's chief scientist, Sir David King, to explain to ..... said Professor David King on the Today Programme (Dec 18 2002) (See ... - 92k - Cached - Similar pages

Dr Breeze November 2006

In April 2001, Dr. David King told the EFRA Select Committee:. "Of course, we have investigated the potential use of this instrument; it is a PCR-based ... - 41k - Cached - Similar pages

Forum Post : Real-time RT-PCR tests the new gold standard : a ...

It should be noted that the UK Chief Scientist, Dr. David King, was fully informed of this technology and it was demonstrated to him by an expert US group ... - 12k - Cached - Similar pages

H5N1 Vaccination for birds

... was poured on the same utterances that were made by the same David King, from DEFRA and from the politicians. Apparently they have learned not a thing. ... - 20k - Cached - Similar pages

Run down on Science Group

Professor David King Sir John Krebs (FSA) Prof.Roy Anderson (Imp College) Dr Christl Donnelly (Imp College) Dr Neil Ferguson (Imp College) ... - 5k - Cached - Similar pages

Roy Anderson

In vain did leading proponents of the mass slaughter policy; Roy Anderson, David King, Lord Whitty (who, according to Sean Poulter yesterday "visited the ... - 12k - Cached - Similar pages

February 2005 ~ How even the Chief Scientific Adviser was gagged ...

In March, Ivan Rogers, Mr Blair's principal private secretary, told Sir David King to limit his contact with the media after he made outspoken comments ... - 3k - Cached - Similar pages

inbox email

James Naughtie interviews David King on the Today Programme, Sept 6th 2001 ... James Naughtie: The Chief Scientist, David King, today will be speaking at ... - 6k - Cached - Similar pages

inbox email

On this morning's programme [30th November], Sue McGregor interviewed your science correspondent, Palab Ghosh, Tim Lang and Professor David King about the ... - 7k - Cached - Similar pages - 2k - Cached - Similar pages

Bonnie has been filming in Cumbria and from there she sends this ...

David King, the Government's chief scientific adviser, even made clear that ... But David King now admits that these have all been lies, all along. ... - 15k - Cached - Similar pages

Back to website ".....modellers had announced that ...

CSA (Professor David King) had convened. 13. Dr Shannon reflected on whether, in hindsight, he and his staff should have. engaged earlier with the modelling ... - 22k - Cached - Similar pages

Kings gambit

Foot and mouth vaccination is not the answer Author: Prof David King, ... Prof David King, the Government's Chief Scientific Adviser, explains why he ... - 13k - Cached - Similar pages

Carrier sheep continue to generate debate (if not virus)

time ago I taped a discussion with Professor David King on Farming Today ... Professor David King, Government Chief Scientist. Miriam O'Reilly ... - 41k - Cached - Similar pages

From the Farmers Guardian Friday January 10th

"It is ironic that Professor David King who several times publicly admitted to knowing nothing about foot-and-mouth disease gets a knighthood for choosing ... - 8k - Cached - Similar pages

An article Alan Beat wrote a few months ago that has now been ...

He does observe that the adoption of these same epidemiologists by Professor David King, the government’s Chief Scientific Adviser (CSA), into his advisory ... - 27k - Cached - Similar pages

Chief scientist is 'most brazen' Source: FWi 19 December 2002 By ...

The paper's Thunderer column headlined "A bovine attempt to vaccinate us against the truth" is dedicated to Professor David King. ... - 3k - Cached - Similar pages

About H5N1 vaccination - particularly for free range birds ...

February 4 2007 ~ Bird Flu: Sir David King ruled out vaccination a year ago ... The pronouncements this week by Professor Sir David King UK Chief Scientist ... - 71k - Cached - Similar pages

It is intriguing to compare the various newspaper reports on the ...

The so-called Science Group that advised David King (CSA) during the FMD epidemic was based on an ad-hoc group of epidemiologists. ... - 33k - Cached - Similar pages

Foot and Mouth UK 2001. No apology from the ignoble. Honours awarded.

David King (now Sir David King) continues to say, in the face of overwhelming evidence to the contrary, that that it was right not to vaccinate. ... - 2k - Cached - Similar pages


Professor Sir David King, one of the architects of the controversial contiguous cull policy which led to the slaughter of millions of healthy farm animals ... - 6k - Cached - Similar pages


Last night, the Government's Chief Scientific Adviser, Professor Sir David King, ruled out the use of currently available bird flu vaccines in the event of ... - 5k - Cached - Similar pages

Bonnie Durrance has now moved on to the Brecon Beacons for the ...

Scudamore or David King to go up to Cumbria to tell the stricken county what .... James Naughtie interviews David King on the Today Programme, Sept 6th 2001 ... - 36k - Cached - Similar pages

First another reminder of the following important event:

Professor David King said the disease had been ... Professor David King, the Government's chief scientific adviser, is already ... - 22k - Cached - Similar pages