* general election 2010
The Preston and District Wildfowling Association (PDWA) have been awarded a £21,000 grant from the Wildlife Habitat Charitable Trust (WHCT) to improve habitat on the protected Hutton Marsh in the Ribble Estuary. The grant will be used to fund habitat improvements for nesting birds, as well as to encourage water voles and otters into the… Read more »
North Yorkshire Police’s decision to halt all firearm and shotgun certificate grants has been described by the UK’s largest shooting organisation, the British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC), as “a clear breach of their statutory duty”. In correspondence with North Yorkshire MPs, BASC has asked that the force is scrutinised and that they resume… Read more »
Watch Eddie Izzard’s election broadcast for the Labour party, which goes on air tomorrow.
by Robert Dobson Candidates from the main parties in Dover are divided over whether to attend a hustings with the BNP. The church group Christians Together in Dover is organising an election meeting in the town next week, to which the far-right party is believed to be invited. Labour candidate and current MP, Gwyn Prosser,… Read more »