VIDEO: Fox hunting debate shelved

The ban on fox hunting looks set to remain, for the time being, but it continues to be an issue that divides opinion.

The controversial Parliamentary vote was scheduled for tomorrow, Wednesday 15th July, but it has now been scrapped after it was announced that the Scottish National Party were set to back Labour’s opposition on relaxing the law.

Fox hunting.

Fox hunting.

This would lead to an almost-certain defeat for any hope of repealing the law.