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Five arrested in South Herefordshire Hunt investigation have been re-bailed 24/03/2017 FIVE people who were arrested on suspicion of animal cruelty at the South Herefordshire Hunt's kennels in Wormelow have been re-bailed. The police are investigating an alleged offence in May last year. The first two people, a 37-year-old man and 27-year-old woman, both from [...]

Two charged after reports of hare coursing

9th March 2017 Two men have been charged under the Hunting Act after they were arrested in Midville, near New Leake yesterday (Wednesday). John Devine, 30, of Chaddesden, Derby, and Wayne Hitchcock, 33, also from Derby, were arrested on suspicion of hare coursing after police were called to the area at around 7am. The men’s [...]

Pet killed by hunt on private Bedfordshire land

9th March 2017 A woman has been left ‘devastated’ and ‘frightened’ after a hunt trespassed on her land and killed her pet rabbit. Mabel Blades owns Pennworley Wood in Melchbourne where she has planted 4,000 trees. She claims she has had problems in the past with various hunt groups trespassing on her land but says [...]

Notts hunt members in court on fox hunting charges

7th March 2017 Three members of the Grove and Rufford hunt have been charged with hunting a fox after pictures were taken by two keen birdwatchers. Huntsman Paul Larby, 57, of The Kennels, Kennel Drive, Barnby Moor, trail-layer Peter White, 57, of Leyfields Farm, Redhill Lane, Kneesall, and the hunt’s whipper-in Jane Wright, 63, of [...]

Poem – Devils of Horseback

This was very kindly written and sent in by one of our supporters ############################################# Devils of Horseback Up in the morning getting dressed for the thrill Ride out on horseback ready for kill. They don’t care for the fox that it runs for its life They have a different outlook on a beautiful life. They [...]

Furious residents say pack of foxhounds caused ‘mayhem’ on quiet street during hunt meeting

26/02/2017 Police are investigating allegations that the animals were chasing a fox which was later found dead. A pack of foxhounds caused mayhem in a quiet street during a hunt meeting, according to furious residents. Cheshire police are now investigating allegations that the animals were chasing a fox - which was found dead in a [...]