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Hunting: Public Hearings Scheduled


Details were announced last week of public hearings into hunting with hounds as part of the Government's consultation on a possible ban.

The three-day hearings at Westminster, on September 9-11th., will open with evidence from Lord Burns, who chaired the committee of inquiry into hunting with dogs. The committee's findings will form the basis for the discussions.

Middle way
Members of the Campaign for the Protection of Hunted Animals, the Countryside Alliance and the Middle Way Group will question expert witnesses.

Meanwhile the planned Countryside Alliance March in London on Sunday September 22nd. continues to achieve a high profile in the media.