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Olivia Seccombe

Policy Researcher, Countryside Alliance

Olivia Seccombe is policy researcher for the Countryside Alliance. She moved to the Alliance in November 2010 to work in the political team, writing reports on topics such as rural fly-tipping, and conducts regular meetings with MPs and Peers. Prior to that she had worked as a parliamentary researcher in the Westminster office of the Rt Hon Theresa May MP since June 2008.

The Statistics That Prove the Hunting Act has Completely Failed

The beginning of November sees us enter autumn in earnest; the clocks go back, the nights draw in and there is an ever-present chill in the air. This weekend also heralds the beginning of the hunting season, with hunts up and down the country holding their opening meets.
26/10/2011 00:00 BST