Wednesday, 27 April 2016
The Countryside Alliance has warned the Government not to miss an opportunity to do something positive for the shooting community. Amendments to the Policing and Crime Bill which would make some important technical changes to existing firearms legislation were debated yesterday (Tuesday 26 April) in the House of Commons.
Friday, 8 April 2016
Rural issues and potential solutions were brought to the fore of the Scottish election campaign at the largest National Rural Hustings for seventeen years.
Tuesday, 5 April 2016
Scottish Rural Awards celebrate the best of rural entrepreneurship
Monday, 21 March 2016
SCA condemns raptor persecution but longer term trends will tell the true story of bird crime
Thursday, 17 March 2016
The Land Reform Bill passed its Stage 3 debate in Holyrood yesterday (16 March). It includes a number of changes that the Scottish Countryside Alliance believes will be bad for rural businesses and communities.
Tuesday, 15 March 2016
The SCA was the only organisation to host events about rural affairs at this year’s conferences and our meetings asked delegates from the Liberal Democrats, Conservatives and SNP to consider “who are the real conservationists?” The conservation debate has become increasingly ideological driven and our meetings were designed to highlight the work of those who farm, fish and shoot to the preservation of the Scottish countryside