Labour’s welfare plan ‘out of touch with rural life’
The Countryside Alliance has raised concerns about Labour’s new animal welfare plan, which for the first time includes policies to restrict game shooting and a commitment to “strengthen” the Hunting Act.
The Yorkshire Post says: Time to muck in. Gove should spend time in Yorkshire Dales
FARMERS remain grateful that this county was one of the first to be visited by Michael Gove after he was appointed Environment Secretary last summer – those who met him at the Great Yorkshire Show talk fondly about a politician who was willing to listen to their observations.