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BASC seeks clarity on expanded SSPCA powers

In light of new investigatory powers granted to the Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty Animals (SSPCA), the British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC) has issued a letter to Police Scotland and the Crown Office, urging them to closely monitor and guard against the potential for bias in any evidence gathered by the… Read more »

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Liberal Democrats enjoy ‘blue wall’ local election success

Liberal Democrat leader Sir Ed Davey has praised a “historic night” for his party following several gains across Conservative ‘blue wall’ seats throughout the country. While counting is still ongoing in 61 councils across England, as of 12:30 this afternoon the Liberal Democrats had gained 66 councillors across England, notably taking back control of Hull… Read more »

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Growing calls for windfall tax as Shell announce record profits
Growing calls for windfall tax as Shell announce record profits

Shadow climate secretary Ed Miliband has accused the government of “shamefully” refusing to tackle rising energy bills, ahead of today’s local elections in over 4000 local authorities. His comments come after Shell announced that their first quarter earnings amounted to £7 billion, with BP having recorded Q1 profits of £5 billion earlier this week. This… Read more »