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Complainant Name:
Mr Tim Bonner

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Daily Mirror

Complaint:

Mr Tim Bonner of the Countryside Alliance complained that the claim that 72% of the population backed the ban on hunting was inaccurate.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper published a correction making clear that the original figure had been inaccurate and that a February 2005 MORI poll found that 47% of people supported the ban on hunting whilst 26% opposed it.

Report: 73



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