78,620 signatures in two weeks – a great start!

I caught myself feeling a bit disappointed with how quickly the signatures for Chris Packham’s petition were amassing the other day – but it is just two weeks of existence and well over three quarters of the way to the hoped-for 100,000 signatures. That is a fantastic rate of progress – let’s not forget. Here…

Ending week 2

It may seem longer, but at 4:25pm or so today we will have completed two weeks of this petition. It would be nice to have reached 80,000 signatures by then but I guess we’ll still be a little short of 79,000. In 2016, when we reached 100,000 for a similar petition in c20 weeks, at…

Ban driven grouse shooting

Download this poster from here or from Chris Packham’s website, print it out and then display it somewhere, please. At work? In a shop window? At a local wildlife event? I’m sure you can find somewhere – please do. Time is short as there is likely to be a general election called soon-ish and then…

The very unlucky Mr Packham CBE

Yesterday, I indicated that Chris Packham’s e-petition to ban driven grouse shooting had experienced a long delay between the time that it acquired five signatures (as the process requires) and being published on the Westminster Parliament website. I’m very, very grateful to ‘a reader’ for this plot of the delays between moderation being completed (getting…