I was innocently browsing through Twitter when the excellent Chris Packham highlighted this petition. Perhaps we can arrange for all the rabid hunting supporters to be absent from the ensuing debate.
It's currently standing at 4,970 signatures.
I'm adding a link to the petition to license driven grouse shooting even though I'd personally like to see it consigned to history. Licensing it is probably better than nothing at all.
Our herring gulls are red listed birds. Think about that the next time you hear some flaming idiot calling for a cull of them.
Well done Clare for putting the link on, I signed it the other day when I too was innocently browsing through twitter and saw the excellent Wendy had highlighted the petition lol.
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In reply to Alan.:
Thanks for bringing it here Clare, quite forgot to do same!
Good to see sigs rising but not fast enough methinks!
PLEASE SIGN folks, we need your support!
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In reply to WendyBartter:
Thanks Clare, duly signed.
"Each kindness shown to birds or men is sure to flutter back again"
In reply to HAZY:
Yes thanks, Clare, signed.
In reply to Gardenbirder:
Lot to learn
I'm sure I signed this a couple of days ago but it's let me sign it again :-/
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In reply to scylla:
Signed and shared
Unicum arbustum haud alit duos erithacos
(One bush does not shelter two Robins)
Zenodotus (3rd Century B.C.)
In reply to monkeycheese:
I've signed it but I don't hold up much hope of any action.
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In reply to TeeJay:
Thanks, all. It's now up to 5,361.
We have both signed
Come on everyone there must be some RSPB members here who will sign
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