Last year I wrote a short piece about fireworks and, of course, nothing has changed. This year I wore ear buds to listen to the radio and my highest rated ear defenders over the top of the buds. Incredibly, I could still hear some fireworks (although, thankfully, most of the noise was eliminated).
Once again Medway Council is trying to destroy an SSSI, along with the beautiful-sounding nightingales, by having a housing development built. If the development goes ahead, no SSSI will be safe from development.
Animal Aid has launched a petition calling on the UK government to create a new independent welfare body to protect racehorses from abuse and death. Please sign the petition and help spread the word. Thank you.