Kimblewick hunt on national news deliberately chasing and killing a fox

Hunt Saboteurs Association Press Release 26th December 2020 The Kimblewick, the self-styled super hunt held up by the Countryside Alliance as an example of best practice, have once again made national media for flouting the Hunting Act. Watch the video below - (BEWARE DISTRESSING CONTENT) The latest footage, filmed earlier in December, shows the Kimblewick …

Two Poole men charged with hare coursing on Ringwood farmland

14th January 2021 Two men from Poole have been charged with hare coursing on farmland near Ringwood. Hampshire Police officers were called out to an incident at 6.54pm on Sunday, September 13. There were reports of people hunting a wild animal with dogs on private land at a farm in the Ringwood area. Two men …

Exclusive: Glastonbury Festival bans hunt from fundraising on site

14th January 2021 Glastonbury Festival says it is “absolutely not pro-hunting” and has moved swiftly to ban a hunt from fundraising activities on its site. The move by the festival follows release of minutes from a meeting of the Mendip Farmers Hunt in Somerset in which the hunt said one reason for their “poor financial …

Cumbria Police appeal for information after report of illegal fox hunting in Threlkeld

14th January 2021 Cumbria Police are appealing for information after a report of illegal fox hunting, alleged to have taken place in Threlkeld. A report has been made to Cumbria Police that illegal fox hunting took place on December 26, 2020 at Halls Fell Ridge in Threlkeld. Hunting mammals with dogs is a criminal offence …

Huntsmen tell protestors they ‘don’t give a f**k’ about spreading Covid

8th January 2021 Footage has emerged of a huntsman telling protestors to ‘get back’ because ‘he has Covid’ and they ‘wouldn’t want to get too close.’ The maskless man, dressed in full hunting gear, was taking part in a hunt in Tiverton in Devon – one of the few Christmas meets permitted to take place …

Trail hunting set to be examined in new Cheshire West group

8th January 2021 TRAIL hunting in Cheshire West is to be put under the microscope as the council looks to put together a cross-party group to examine the controversial activity. Next week’s cabinet meeting (Wednesday, January 13) sees a proposal to establish the group — which will be chaired by deputy leader Cllr Karen Shore …

All hunts and shoots shut down in England

Following Boris Johnson’s announcement this evening (4th January 2021), hunts and shoots across Britain will not be permitted to take place, with the English lockdown expected to last until towards the end of the fox hunting season.