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All 3 results for cuckoo speaker:John Randall

Nature (24 Feb 2015)

John Randall: ...and more of our countryside and wildlife are disappearing. Unless we do something about it, many of the next generation will never see a house sparrow in London, hear the song of the turtle dove or cuckoo, or smile at a hedgehog snuffling along their garden path. Ultimately, nature’s loss is our loss too. No Government can meet their social and economic objectives at the expense of...

Migratory Birds (Malta) (7 May 2014)

John Randall: Many of the birds are not in fact coming to Britain, although some are. For cuckoos in particular, we now know more about their migration, and we know that they are British birds. Regardless of whether the birds are British or not, they are European. On that point, I am a European. An open season runs from 1 September to 31 January, during which 41 species of bird can be legally hunted in...

Antisocial Behaviour Orders (12 Feb 2002)

John Randall: ...because if those young people have no respect for the police, they will have even less for auxiliaries. Believing that it will be effective merely to issue tickets, as it were, is living in cloud cuckoo land. However, we must tackle the issue and I will support anything that will be a genuine aid in doing so because it causes so much misery to so many people.


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