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sport that involves killing animals (especially hunting)

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But Bloodsports, released earlier this year, contains songs that don't suffer in comparison at all - particularly the cracking single releases Barriers and It Starts And Ends With You.
The bloodsports debate certainly thrust the media spotlight on our parish, a place where residents look on themselves as custodians of the countryside.
Gentle and beautiful creatures are being hunted and shot at and used as live targets for bloodsports all in the name of "tradition".
A spokesperson for the group said the grant was a disgusting gesture which only encouraged savage bloodsports.
Efforts to end to the disruption, threats and intimidation suffered by the majority of those who live and work in the countryside and oppose the chasing and killing of animals for entertainment, will of course provoke stronger reaction -namely relief that the activities of a vocal minority of bloodsports enthusiasts have been ended.
Following a request by a newspaper, the Freedom of Information watchdog has ordered that the correspondence from the bloodsports fan be revealed.
And this magnificent show put new album Bloodsports - their first in 10 years - firmly in place among the best they've produced.
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THE Conservatives claim to be a modern and compassionate party, yet their priority if they were to be elected would be to re-legalise vicious and cruel bloodsports to satisfy a tiny minority who get pleasure from the suffering of wild animals.
But campaigners opposed to bloodsports say this new practice must be outlawed NOW.
HE started off as an animal lover, but after investigating bloodsports for a new documentary, presenter Henry McKean is now on the side of the hunter.
Tory sources said all MPs are to be allowed to vote on bringing bloodsports back.
Bloodsports enthusiasts who call for repeal say that there have been only a handful of prosecutions of hunts under the Hunting Act.
The sport was outlawed in England and Wales in February 2005 after a lengthy and bitter campaign by those opposed to bloodsports.
Opponents say they are confident bloodsports will be illegal before the 2004 Waterloo Cup date.