A bull looks over a fence© FLPA/REX/Shutterstock
Public footpaths are always a hot topic for walkers and farmers – and the subject is never far from national headlines. On average, two to three walkers are killed each year after being attacked by livestock, according to Health and Safety Executive (HSE) figures. Dozens more are injured, some seriously. Some farmers have taken extreme measures to keep people away from livestock – erecting steel fences on their land to ensure ramblers and dog walkers do not stray from public crossings. No […]