After last year’s cancellation, The Game Fair will be bigger and better than ever this summer, the wide array of family-friendly features and attractions ensuring that there is something for everyone. Returning to familiar territory, Europe’s largest outdoor countryside festival will be held at Ragley Hall in Warwickshire.
Conservationists and landowners are celebrating another successful nesting season for ospreys in South Lakeland.
Could the ‘lobster Bill’ be a death knell for the countryside? Lords will scrutinise the ‘animal sentience’ Bill that could protect the rights of shellfish.
So why do many fear it’s a Trojan Horse with dire consequences for rural Britain?
THE Government has pledged to crack down on illegal hare coursing with the introduction of new legislation, following intense lobbying from a coalition of rural organisations, including the Country Land and Business Association (CLA).
Countryside campaigners have declared a breakthrough in their efforts to secure tougher penalties to tackle illegal hare coursing.