A drone flies against a blue sky© Alex Segre/REX/Shutterstock
Leisure users of drones weighing more than 250g will have to officially register and take a basic knowledge test under plans laid out by the government to tackle the misuse of drones by irresponsible flyers. Farmers have been calling for tougher rules for recreational drone users as their popularity increases to protect privacy and the safety of property. The government said respondents to a recent consultation favoured a registration scheme to educate operators, create a professional and accountable drone culture and to help build confidence […]
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