Hunt supporters fined for Lacock Boxing Day saboteur confrontation

The court was played video of the incident, which showed scuffles breaking out and punches being thrown 6th April 2022 Three hunt supporters have been fined after admitting fighting with saboteurs after scuffles broke out at a Boxing Day meet in Wiltshire. William Renny, 30, Callum Lewis, 26, and Evan Lorne, 18, pleaded guilty to …

Message from Cheshire Monitors

https://www.facebook.com/cheshiremonitors/ COUNCIL ADMITS THAT CHESHIRE HUNTS HAVE NO PERMISSION FOR BOXING DAY MEETS - PUBLIC AT RISK OF INJURY? TAKE ACTION BELOW, PLEASE READ THE WHOLE POST AND PLEASE SHARE Following a recent Freedom of Information request to Cheshire West and Chester Council, Cheshire Monitors have learned that neither the Cheshire Hounds or Wynnstay hunts …

Badger cull falls short of its target in Gloucestershire

Badger cull falls short of its target in Gloucestershire Company seeks extension as marksmen manage to kill only 30% of population against a target of 70% in alloted six weeks Adam Vaughan theguardian.com, Thursday 17 October 2013 The number of badgers killed in Gloucestershire as part of a cull by farmers and government to curb …

Badger cull campaigners fear a countryside free-for-all

http://www.gloucestercitizen.co.uk/Badger-cull-campaigners-fear-countryside-free/story-19938059-detail/story.html Badger cull campaigners fear a countryside free-for-all By The Citizen Wednesday, October 16, 2013 ALLOWING an illegal van driver to transport dead badgers away from the cull zone is the latest example of a "free-for-all" developing in the countryside, anti-cull campaigners claim. A 27-year-old man from Altrincham has been reported for summons to court …

DEFRA backs down on buzzard ‘management’ trial!!

DEFRA backs down on buzzard ‘management’ trial!! News just in, from Defra’s twitter account: “We’ve listened to public concerns, so we are stopping current research and developing new proposals on #buzzards” Fantastic news (well, at least until we find out what these ‘new proposals’ entail). A big, fat, massive WELL DONE to everyone who blogged, …