UK ‘to keep lead shot’

Insider sources have suggested that DEFRA is likely to rule in favour of lead shot and reject the Lead Ammunition Group’s calls for a phase-out of lead-based ammunition.

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LAG on the ropes?

Ex-LAG members have submitted a second report to DEFRA, critically undermining the first report put forward by chairman John Swift.

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Austria takes the lead on lead shot

Following the collapse of the UK’s Lead Ammunition Group (LAG), the Austrian government has announced plans to scrap research into phasing out lead. Just days after Sir Barney White-Spunner left the group in protest following “abuses of power”, Austrian ministers have decided

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Lead fallout

Sir Barney White-Spunner has resigned from the Lead Ammunition Group (LAG) following what he called “abuses of process”. The executive chairman of the Countryside Alliance resigned in protest after the circulation of an unapproved report, which the majority of the

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