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Autumn 2014 magazine now online

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Countryside Alliance magazine editor Jill Grieve writes: We are in reflective mood this Autumn. The anniversary of the start of the Great War has seen global commemorations and we will bring you a series of “Countryside in War” features in this and coming issues, highlighting the contributions made by rural people – and animals – to…

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Winter 2014 magazine now online

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The Countryside Alliance’s Winter 2014 magazine is now available online. Click here to download the magazine, which features hunting in Wales, shooting’s true value, remembering Debo, “Thank you” to Kate Hoey MP and Defra Secretary Liz Truss MP’s Countryside. Read on for the Editor’s note introducing a packed issue.  Magazine editor Jill Grieve writes: It…

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Happy New Year to members and supporters

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Barney White-Spunner, Executive Chairman of the Countryside Alliance, wishes a very happy, healthy and sporting New Year to all members and supporters: This year will be very significant for us all; February will mark 10 years since the Hunting Act came into force in England and Wales and, because of the way the hunting world has…

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Support the Countryside Alliance by drinking wine!

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Chateau La Chasse has been specifically developed as a fundraiser for Countryside Alliance. For every £90 case bought (12 red, white or mixed) Vinotopia will donate £7.50 straight into the CA coffers. Both wines feature labels specially designed by the famous sporting cartoonist Oliver Preston and offer fabulous value for money.  The red is an…

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AGM and Board Elections

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In 2015 the Countryside Alliance Annual General Meeting will be held a little later than usual, in September. A number of factors have combined to make this a logical decision including a re-structured Board, our charity application and the 2015 General Election. The AGM is expected to take place on Tuesday 15th September 2015 at…

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Countryside Alliance Annual Report 2013

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Countryside Alliance members have voted in favour of a resolution to enable the Countryside Alliance to apply to the Charity Commission to become a registered charity. This move is explained in greater detail by Executive Chairman Sir Barney White-Spunner in the 2013 Annual Report – click here to read the report. The report also contains our…

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Our AGM reveals the road ahead

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Countryside Alliance Executive Chairman Barney White-Spunner writes: The Countryside Alliance AGM, held in London on Tuesday, was an opportunity to look back at our achievements in 2013, but also an opportunity to look forward. This year the Alliance is looking to its future structure and in particular whether we should apply to become a charity….

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Nigel Farage of UKIP writes for us

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UK Independence Party Leader Nigel Farage writes: I was born in Kent, so the way I look at the British countryside is not the way politicians from Notting Hill or North London look at it. I fish and I shoot. Apparently I’m the only party leader who owns his own waders. I’d guess I am…

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