Our Director of Campaigns, Chris Luffingham, said:

“This is huge. This finally seems to be an admission from the hunting lobby that they’ve been ignoring the law for the past 15 years.

“It’s what we’ve been saying since 'trail' hunting was invented after the Hunting Act came into force in 2005 – that it’s a smokescreen for real hunting.”

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There are 299 hunts still active in the UK despite the ban. Our interactive map shows you who they are, where they are and helps you contact your local council asking for a ban.

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