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From Plebgate to farm gate: the Tories are still the party of the countryside

From Plebgate to farm gate: the Tories are still the party of the countryside

Backbencher November 6, 2013 0

The Conservative Party is, for better or for worse, the party of the countryside. I feel prompted to state what may seem the obvious, because of recent conjecture that ‘David Cameron has lost the

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Fox hunting law needs reform

Fox hunting law needs reform

Andrew Thorpe-Apps January 5, 2013 5

The Hunting Act 2004 outlawed fox hunting with dogs in England and Wales. Tony Blair forced the legislation through by invoking the Parliament Acts 1911 and 1949, allowing the Commons to over-rule the Lords. The

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