Hurrah ! Of course nobody thinks this decision is due to a sudden flood of compassion in the bosom of Theresa May ! But it's a welcome decision of course. All credit to Michael Gove who is the power behind this move. But these things do not happen all by themselves. We can now say that Foxes,
Over 84% of the British population remain opposed to fox hunting. There is no doubt that Fox hunting is a toxic issue for the Conservative party. David Cameron tried and failed, as recently as 2015, to put through an SI (Statutory Instrument) that would have effectively castrated the Hunting Act. According to the mainstream press, the reason Cameron failed was
This Boxing Day, hunts will gather to parade in villages across England and Wales for the traditional Boxing Day meet. But this year there will be a new atmosphere - a wind of change. A few months ago there was an attempt by Cameron and his merry men to undermine the Hunting Act with a ‘Statutory Instrument’.