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The Grouse Debate

The House of Commons Petitions Committee has, as expected, agreed this week that MP’s should be given a chance to debate driven grouse shooting. They have not set a date but the likelihood is that when it happens the discussion will take place in Westminster Hall on a Monday afternoon. That’s how most of these petition inspired debates are dealt with. In the meantime, the committee says, it “ would like the House of Commons to hear evidence on the issue. This will help MPs taking part. ” Excellent. An informed debate is what we want. ...read more

Posted by: Sarah Read / 09 September 2016 at 00:29 / Comment