Ministers keeping an 'open mind' on airgun regulation

Ministers keeping an 'open mind' on airgun regulation
 

UK politicians have debated airgun laws to try to cut the number of "senseless" attacks on household pets.
Peers were told about thousands of shooting incidents involving domestic animals in recent years, with many cats dying as a result of their injuries.
The government is reviewing the regulation of airguns after a schoolboy was killed when an air rifle accidentally discharged.
Ben Wragge, 13, was fatally struck while playing with friends in 2016.
Ministers said they were keeping an "open mind" around the regulation of airguns in England and Wales. The weapons are... read more

 
6 March 2018 in Politics, Views: 46
Source: BBC
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