Spring hunting to stay in Malta, hunters expect 50.8% majority

Spring Hunting Out spokespersons say that they respect outcome of referendum but that the numbers should send a strong message to politicians that a large portion of the Maltese electorate does not support spring hunting.

Counting staff lift their votes up high so that monitors inspect the process from behind the perspex wall. […]

Malta bird hunting vote: Tradition and conservation clash


Reggie Calleja says spring hunting is a traditional way of living

Malta has seen its fair share of battles over the centuries, most famously in the ferocious fighting against the Nazis during World War Two. Now its skies are a battleground once more – but this time between conservationists and […]