‘The Selfish Few’ and ‘Not in my Name, Either’, new letters published by the Shooting Times.

We are most grateful to Ronnie Graham from Dumfries and Galloway for providing Raptor Politics his permission to republish this enlightening letter below, thank you Ronnie. We have noted the reply to your comments dated 19/3/2014, also published in the Shooting Times by one of their more enlightened readers, a Mr G.Porter.

We have now […]

33 MEPs request meeting with European Commissioner about Maltese Spring Hunting

Maltese police officers removing illegal mist nets used to trap protected song birds

Thirty-three MEPs from 10 EU countries have added their names to a letter requesting an urgent meeting with European Commissioner for the Environment, Janez Potonik, to discuss the spring hunting of birds in Malta.

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Sparrowhawk and Buzzard found shot to death by walkers in Norfolk

Norfolk Constabulary have warned that all wildlife crimes will be taken “extremely seriously” following the deaths of two birds of prey in mid Norfolk earlier this year. A dead sparrowhawk with gunshot injuries was discovered by a couple out walking along Brisley Road in Whissonsett, near Fakenham, on February 16. Just one week later another […]