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Botham and Packham clash over grouse shoot

August 12th, 2016

Episode 1127 of 1273 episodes

More than 80,000 people have signed an online petition to call for a ban on grouse shooting as the official season starts - a day known as the Glorious Twelfth. BBC wildlife presenter and RSPB vice president Chris Packham, who signed the petition, and Sir Ian Botham, who supports the shoot and has criticised Mr Packham for his opposition to it, go head to head to debate the issue. (Image: Chris Packham, Grouse and Sir Ian Botham. Credit: BBC / PA / Getty Images)