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Instant Opinion: Social-care funding scandal stains nation
Elderly hands
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Instant Opinion: Social-care funding scandal stains nation

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5 Jul 2019
How fox hunting became politically toxic for the Tories
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How fox hunting became politically toxic for the Tories

Jeremy Hunt faces backlash from Conservative MPs after promising to hold vote on repealing law popular with wider public
5 Jul 2019
Theresa May drops plans for fox-hunting vote
Fox hunting has been banned since 2004
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Theresa May drops plans for fox-hunting vote

The PM has not changed her personal view but says she listened to ‘messages’ during the election
8 Jan 2018
Did Gove try to stop schools teaching about climate
Michael Gove arrives in Downing Street
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Did Gove try to stop schools teaching about climate

Campaigners are concerned about the new Environment Secretary's green credentials, but do they have just cause?
13 Jun 2017
The truth about fox hunting
Anti-fox hunting rally
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The truth about fox hunting

The Week checks out claims that hunting is necessary to control the fox population
10 May 2017
Theresa May pledges free vote on foxhunting
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Theresa May pledges free vote on foxhunting

Prime Minister tells supporters she has always been in favour of hunting and wants parliament to have a fresh say
10 May 2017
Huntsman videoed fox cubs 'being fed live to hounds'
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Huntsman videoed fox cubs 'being fed live to hounds'

Animal rights groups believe foxes were being kept to train hounds to kill them
23 Jun 2016

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Fox hunting vote: Cameron accused of 'stealth' tactics
Fox Hunting
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Fox hunting vote: Cameron accused of 'stealth' tactics

MPs to be given free vote on easing hunting restrictions to allow for the use of more hounds to flush out foxes
9 Jul 2015
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