Carthy says new shotgun laws are ‘unworkable’ for farmers

 

A Midlands North West MEP is calling on the Government to step in and block moves by the EU to ban the use of lead-based ammunition.

It’s thought that it would make over 100,000 shotguns in Ireland obsolete.

It’s understood the move is centered around lead contamination.

Matt Carthy says it would be costly for farmers here: