Chris Packham festival appearance cancelled after death threats

Springwatch presenter will no longer attend Dogstival after ongoing protests from shooting community

A festival appearance by broadcaster and wildlife presenter Chris Packham has been cancelled because of ongoing protests over his campaign against shooting birds.

Organisers of the Dogstival event in the New Forest said they were concerned about safety of the public after death threats received by Packham.

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Source: theguardian
Chris Packham festival appearance cancelled after death threats