Heythrop Hunt banned from NT land

In light of the fact that members of the Heythrop Hunt have recently been convicted of illegal fox hunting, the National Trust has decided not to renew the hunt’s licences when they expire.

RSPCA act on Daily Telegraph smears

The RSPCA has complained to the Press Complaints Commission about The Daily Telegraph. Chief executive Gavin Grant says the national newspaper has run factually inaccurate articles that smear the charity.

Drink drive Otis Ferry banned

Shropshire hunt master Otis Ferry has been banned from driving for three years after appearing in court following an arrest on suspicion of drink-driving.