Read Conor O’Gorman’s blog following the inclusion of plans for new animal welfare legislation in the Queen’s speech in parliament yesterday.
Government propose short-term licensing measures for gamebird release on and near to protected sites in latest consultation.
Defra’s proposed red tape under the precautionary principle will do little but threaten rural jobs, conservation efforts and a host of social benefits that shooting provides.
Ian Danby, BASC’s head of biodiversity, considers the RSPB’s announcement today about its year-long review of shooting.
An easy to follow guide will benefit the shooting community and ensure the onward supply of game meat is of the highest quality.