Breaking news – Malta halts hunting season until 10 October

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Well done to the Maltese Prime Minister!

That will make Prince William’s visit to celebrate 50 years of independence less controversial.


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3 Replies to “Breaking news – Malta halts hunting season until 10 October”

  1. Headline for press Malta shows UK gov the way on bird protection.

    Malta announcement
    “The government has decided to immediately stop the hunting season following the recent incidents where criminals repeatedly targeted protected birds,”

    "Noting that the majority of hunters respected the laws, a small group of criminals were however causing harm to the rest. The government said increased penalties and enforcement did not deter the criminal acts, “with some thinking they could go on doing whatever they like”. "

    - so we stop grouse shooting till Harrier numbers revive. simple.
    ( ed Mike maybe you should include that clip in your blog for those that do not follow the link.)


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