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CCTV to be introduced in all slaughterhouses in England in 2018

14 November 2017

On Sunday 12th November, The Environment Secretary Michael Gove confirmed that CCTV recording will become mandatory in all slaughterhouses in England next year.   Legislation will be introduced in the New Year, coming into force in the Spring.  All slaughterhouses will be required to comply following an adjustment period of up to six months.

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Christmas cards and other promotional items

22 September 2017

Just a brief reminder that the HSA’s range of Christmas cards and other items are available to purchase online. 

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HSA Research Training Scholars – Update

21 September 2017

The HSA’s two 2015 Research Training Scholars Awal Fuseini at the University of Bristol and Carlos Rebelo at the Royal Veterinary College, are entering their third year of their HSA-funded PhD studies.  You can catch up with their progress in our Annual Report, which has just been published. 

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Annual Report highlights HSA’s continued efforts to increase its worldwide reach

18 September 2017

HSA’s Annual Report for 2016-17, which has just been published, highlights the charity’s ongoing work to improve the welfare of food animals between the farm gate and slaughter around the world.

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The HSA marks Remember a Charity Week

14 September 2017

Every year, more and more people like to leave a gift to charity in their Will.  Most of our funds come from the generosity of our members and supporters; but it’s a little known fact that gifts in Wills are actually our most vital source of income.  Charitable legacies are the foundation for causes like ours and are vital in continuing our work.  Even a small amount can make a big difference.

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HSA Technical Director to give presentation at Webinar

25 July 2017

The HSA’s Technical Director Charlie Mason will be reaching out to veterinary professionals online on Tuesday the 26th of September when he presents a webinar on the correct use of captive-bolt stunners for humane slaughter and euthanasia.

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