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Protests as live exports resume

Animal rights campaigners are gathering in Ramsgate in preparation for the first shipment of sheep since a ban on live animal exports was overturned.

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BREAKING NEWS: Live export trucks now arriving

Sheep and lambs have begun arriving in Ramsgate as live exports resume at the port.

Animal rights campaigners are watching for the first shipment of sheep since a ban on live animal exports was overturned.

The companies behind the exports won a High Court challenge earlier this week, saying Thanet District Council had no right to outlaw the practice.

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