Sheep have been let loose to graze on London’s Hampstead Heath for the first time since the 1950s in a bid to keep vegetation in check in an environmentally-friendly way.
A flock of sheep was herded along Whitehall on Thursday by campaigners who say a no-deal Brexit could force half of UK farms out of business.
With the popularity of Veganuary at the start of this year, trying a vegan diet for a month, farmers have never had to work harder to persuade the general public to eat meat products.
Officials have denied drawing up plans for the slaughter of millions of sheep in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
One (94-year-old) man and his dog: Shepherd reflects on a life tending his flock on unchanging fields of home
IT is early morning on the island and Sandy McKirdy is already out with his sheep.
WITH her vibrant pink hair and David Bowie T-shirt, Ali Thom is not a stereotypical farmer... and there’s nothing ordinary about her sheep either.
FOR shepherd Kenny Dickson, this is the busiest time of the year.
WHILE the heavy snow caused disruption across wide parts of the UK, it proved a particular burden for one sheep in mid Wales.
FOX hunts have been accused of endangering pregnant ewes, despite a new police campaign to stop sheep worrying.
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LIFE as a farm’s top ram can be a busy but jolly affair.
EWE couldn’t make it up.