Hare coursing

HARE-COURSING charges against a woman and a man from West Norfolk were adjourned for a month by Lynn magistrates on Wednesday.

Mary Birkbeck, of Little Massingham House, is accused of permitting land at Little Massingham to be used for hare coursing on November 12, 2007, and January 8, 2008, two offences of knowingly facilitating hare coursing and two of attending a hare coursing event.

Les Anderson, of 14 East Hall Road Bungalows, Lodge Road, Feltwell, faces two charges of attending a hare-coursing event and three of knowingly facilitating such an event. Another man, Robert Fryer, of Tring, Hertfordshire, is accused of two offences of participating in and two of attending a hare-coursing event. The case was adjourned until September 23.