‘Glorious 12th’ protests in London as Chris Packham says bloodsports are as outdated as slavery

Campaigners protesting against the killing of animals for sport took to the streets of London on the first day of the grouse shooting season. Demonstrators marched through central London to Downing Street, calling for an end to badger culling and

Springwatch presenter Chris Packham joined crowds of protesters on the first day of the grouse shooting season. (John Stillwell/PA). August 12 2017. 0 Comments. In pictures: Animal cruelty protesters march through London. BelfastTelegraph.co.uk.

Chris Packham to lead thousands in protest against bloodsports

The protest is timed to coincide with “The Glorious 12th” – the 121-day grouse shooting season, which starts on August 12 each year. Subscribe to our daily newsletter. Sign Up. (Danny Lawson/PA). Springwatch presenter Chris Packham is set to lead a

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