Hunting

TORRINGTON FARMERS HUNT ACTIVITY: 2021-2022 SEASON

This document covers the fox hunting season August 2021 – April 2022. It details the reported activities of two fox hunts in one small area, the Torrington Farmers Hunt and Stevenstone Hunt, revealing hunt and hound trespass, wildlife crime, road traffic crime, assault, verbal abuse, and antisocial behaviour. The intelligence was sent to the Great Torrington Events Safety Committee Facebook page…

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Hunting, Police, Tories

Holidays in Great Torrington – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Thanks to the pandemic millions of us are taking our holidays in the UK. Let’s take a look at what one small town in beautiful North Devon has to offer Britain’s holidaymakers.  The Amateur Brain Surgery Team welcomes you to our guide to holidays in Great Torrington, an affectionately frank article about Torrington and the surrounding area revealed by the…

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Tom Worby
Hunting, Police

In Memory of Tom Worby – Killed by Tony Ball

On Saturday 3rd April 1993 Tom Worby, aged just 15, was killed by huntsman Tony Ball at the closing meet of the Cambridgeshire Foxhounds at Low Farm near Gravesley in Cambridgeshire. Mr Ball was never charged or convicted for this unlawful killing. This was the very first time Tom Worby had accompanied hunt saboteurs on their mission to protect wildlife.…

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torrington farmers hunt boxing day 2019
Hunting, Police

Torrington Farmers Hunt Boxing Day 2019

The 2019 Torrington Farmers Hunt Boxing Day meet in the centre of Great Torrington was a remarkable event for one key reason. The TFH had actually submitted details of their event and they even applied to Devon County Highways for road closure. Remarkable! Previously they have never formally applied for road closure and have never at any time in the…

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Hunting, Police

Cottesmore Hunt Thugs Exposed

The Cottesmore Hunt are a notorious organised criminal gang who routinely engage in illegal fox-hunting, aided by a number of knuckle-dragging, violent supporters who have openly admitted that the Cottesmore Hunt ignores the ban on fox-hunting. One of these supporters (Marc Birney) has recently attempted to discourage Northants Hunt Saboteurs from mentioning his fellow, violent, hunt supporting fools Ollie Barton…

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Hunting, Police

Arrogant Hunts Flout Public Safety

Do Something About the Torrington Farmers Boxing Day Hunt Meet! To hold a Boxing Day meet in the centre of Great Torrington in 2019 the Torrington Farmers Hunt MUST have submitted a request for temporary road closure, to Devon County Highways, 3 months in advance.Also, to allow them to legally collect cash, they must have applied for a street collection…

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UK Police Force Do Your Job
Hunting, Police

Hampshire Police Allow Motoring Offences

The exceptionalism that is applied to people involved in Hunting, throughout the UK, is staggering. While regular members of public can expect to be pulled over, reprimanded and potentially fined for road traffic offences, such as driving without due care and attention or using a mobile device while at the wheel, people engaged in hunting are repeatedly getting away with…

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geoffrey contempt of parliament cox
Hunting, Tories

Geoffrey Cox QC MP Hosts Dubious Fox Hunt

On the 5th of January 2019 our illustrious attorney general, the right honourable Geoffrey Cox QC, was apparently involved in a meeting of the Lamerton Hunt at his property at Willestew near Lamerton. The Lamerton hunt have a dubious history. Back in 2014 huntsman David Lewis, joint master George Moyse, whipper-in Steve Craddock and terrier men Wayne Bartlett, Stephen Mitchell…

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