HUNTERS ON THE RUN
A life member of the Hunt Saboteurs Association has won the right to sue his former employers for discriminating against him because of his strong animal rights beliefs….
Meanwhile an insight into the mentality of the hunting fraternity has been supplied by Robert Parsons, chief executive of the GoDaddy domain-hosting firm….
GAMEKEEPER IN THE DOCK
A former gamekeeper has been jailed for sixteen weeks for filming a fox, which had its mouth bound and was being held down by the neck, being attacked by two dogs….
Debt charity the Consumer Credit Counselling Service (CCCS) reports that nearly 50,000 people logged onto its website between midnight and 7.00am last year….
TIME TO CURB THE COUNCILS
News that councils are to be banned from imposing draconian fines on householders for infringements of very minor litter bin rules, such as not closing the lid or putting the….
It’s not just stupid councils that can make charitable folk feel their efforts are wasted – sometimes the people they are trying to help do a good job in that respect….
A new charity is being formed to take over the running of Britain’s rivers and canals from British Waterways in 2012….
VALUE OF FREE MEALS AND FRIENDSHIP
Illuminating, it was, to read a whole page about the charitable free scoff enjoyed by London Datebook magazine columnist Johnathan Byrne, The Constant Eater….