Farmers fear chaos as animal rights activists threaten to bring a new legal challenge to remove general shooting licences which allow them to kill pest birds.
Ministers have been warned that Scotland’s multi-million pound grouse shooting industry will be “engulfed” in red tape and pushed to “breaking point” if the recommendations of an independent review are accepted.
Animal rights protesters accused of ‘bullying’ shooting show after calling it to be cancelled for letting children attend for free
Animal rights protesters have been accused of “bullying” a shooting show after calling for it to be cancelled for offering free access for children.
Liverpool council accused of confusing shooting lions with shooting pheasants after hunting show banned
A local council has been accused of confusing pheasant-shooting with lion hunting by pressuring the venue of Crufts to cancel a shooting show.
Women taking up shooting as a sport has fuelled a rise in the number of legal guns licensed in England and Wales to record numbers, new figures reveal.