Gun Policy News
Rural Lobby 'Spent £13m Defending Blood Sport'
13 August 2001
The Countryside Alliance's claim that it promotes a broad range of rural interests has been blown apart by a leaked internal document showing that it spends millions of pounds defending blood sports and only a fraction of that sum on other countryside campaigns. A leaked copy of the internal budget of the Alliance, seen by The Independent, shows that it spent millions last year campaigning to defend hunting, shooting and fishing — and lobbying against a ban on fox... (GunPolicy.org)