Canada geese cull set to go ahead

A cull of Canada geese in the Lake District is set to go ahead despite opposition from animal rights activists. Queen guitarist Brian May has previously criticised the proposals to shoot 200 of the birds on Lake Windermere. The Windermere Geese Management Group (WGMG), made up of representatives from conservation organisations, landowners and scientific bodies, …

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Please, please try and attend this demo

Save the Windermere Geese On Saturday March 10th, there will be a demonstration at Bowness on Windermere (where the lake cruises leave from), from noon. This will be to hand out leaflets telling residents and visitors how they can help stop the killing. If you would like to read more about this proposed cull, please …

Re-think hope over plans to cull Canada geese on Windermere

GROWING condemnation over plans to cull 200 Canada geese on Windermere has sparked a re-think by national park bosses. Staunch opponents of the proposal handed over a 2,600-signature petition to the Lake District National Park Authority this week, urging it to ‘stop this blood bath now’. Plans to shoot the birds this spring, after complaints …

Two demos to help stop the Windermere Geese from being culled

You will, no doubt, have heard about plans to shoot 200 Canada geese at Lake Windermere this spring. Animal Aid has joined with local campaigners to try to stop this senseless and unethical cull. This Friday - 24th February - campaigners will be handing in a petition to the Lake District National Park Authority at …

Hunt saboteurs “will not face police charges”

SIX anti-hunt activists arrested during a controversial police operation have been told they won't be facing criminal charges. The hunt saboteurs and anti-hunt monitors say they are now considering suing the police for wrongful arrest. And they are making complaints about the "conduct and impartiality" of officers during the operation in Huntley back in March. …

Help Stop the Corvid Cull – Please support these two demonstrations

This Saturday 19th February In London at Game and Wildlife Conservation Trusts office which is located at 26 Mortimer St, London. Please meet outside the office at 12 noon on Saturday 19th February. The contact on the day for this demo is Paul 07999 812994. The second demonstration is in Leicestershire again on Saturday 19th …