Fox hunting: Lord Mancroft says only hunt groups care about foxes

Fox hunting: Lord Mancroft says only hunt groups care about foxes
 

A Conservative peer says the two hunting associations he chairs are the only groups with "any interest" in the welfare of foxes.
Lord Mancroft made the remark as peers debated the fox hunting ban.
The government has shelved its pledge for a free vote on whether to repeal the ban for at least two years.
Labour's Baroness Jones said Theresa May's support during the election campaign for hunting had proved "massively unpopular on the doorstep".
Tony Blair's Labour government introduced the Hunting Act, which bans the use of dogs to hunt foxes and wild mammals in England and... read more

 
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