The Association of Chief Police Officers has advised police forces to up their activity concerning firearms controls and begin calling on firearms owners unannounced.
Police to begin “unannounced” home visits
Alliance appoints new head
The Countryside Alliance has announced that Sir Barney White-Spunner, the former head of the UK Field Army, is its new executive chairman.
ACPO proposes licence fee increases
A paper from the Association of Chief Police Officers’ Firearms and Explosives Licensing Working Group (ACPO FELWG) has proposed increasing the cost of obtaining a shotgun or firearm certificate from £50 to £93.80.
Alice Barnard to resign
Countryside Alliance chief executive Alice Barnard has announced she will stand down after a period of notice.