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Catharine Letitia "Kate" Hoey is a Northern Irish politician who served as the Labour Member of Parliament for Vauxhall from the 1989 by-election until November 2019. She served in the Blair Government as Minister for Sport from 1999 to 2001.
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On Hunting
Roger Scruton - May 01, 2002 (first published in 1998)
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Modern people are as given to loving, fearing, fleeing and pursuing other species as were their hunter-gatherer forebears. And in fox-hunting they join together with their most ancient friends among the animals, to pursue an ancient enemy. The feelings stirred by hunting are explored by writer and philosopher Roger Scruton, in a book which is both ...
Kate Hoey
Jan 12, 2020
Roger Scrutons 1998 book “On Hunting” was the most beautifully written eulogy of the countryside and his emotions on hearing the sound of the hunting horn. A great loss to independent thinking. Condolences to his family     source