Fox Cub Cruelty: Police and CPS corruption

In 2016 the Hunt Investigation Team exposed animal cruelty at the South Herefordshire Hunt kennels. Live fox cubs were being put to the hounds.

A long-serving police constable was asked if he would investigate the offences.

Over the following three years he and his family were subjected to the most stressful time of their lives in a series of bizarre events and accusations by the same organisation he had served with distinction. Read the blog!

Undercover: The True Story of Britain's Secret Police

A timely reminder then of Undercover: The True Story of Britain’s Secret Police by Paul Lewis and Rob Evans. Undercover reveals the truth about secret police operations. Police stole the identities of dead people to create fake passports, driving licences and bank accounts. They then went deep undercover for years, inventing whole new lives so that they could live incognito among the people they were spying on. They used sex, intimate relationships and drugs to build their credibility. They betrayed friends, deceived lovers, even fathered children. And their operations continue today. Buy the book.




More Countryside Alliance Hypocrisy

It’s healthcare and housing that rural voters care about, not foxhunting

“We ran the polling … and again fox hunting was not a priority. The issues that really matter in rural areas are access to hospitals and healthcare, local transport and affordable housing. Only 1 in 20 mentioned hunting as a priority.”
Tim Bonner, Countryside Alliance CEO, The Times, November 25, 2019

And yet...

“We are spending more money directly on hunting now than at any other time since the ban.”
Tim Bonner, Countryside Alliance CEO, Horse & Hound, June 27, 2019