|Posted on February 16, 2010 at 2:06 PM|
Tom Worby and Mike Hill, both killed whilst out sabbing
Steve Christmas was run over whilstsabbing the Old Surrey & Burstow Hunt, in Sussex, he was chased and runover by a 4x4 driven by a hunt supporter. He sustained serious injuriesincluding a crushed pelvis, broken ribs and internal injuries and had to beairlifted form the field to Haywards Heath Hospital. Steve, who was only 42 islucky to be alive today after the removal of a foot of bowel and spending amonth in intensive care in which he was close to death several times,contracting MRSA as well.
He has been unable to work in the 8 years since and suffers ongoing problems.
There are good details on the NW HSA website about Mike. The address is www.nwhsa.redblackandgreen.net/a_tribute_to_mike_hill.htm
The best account of Tom's murder is at www.netcu.wordpress.com/.../how-tom-worby-a-hunt-sab-was-killed/ although some of the comments that follow the main article aredistressing.
Robertcundy, terrier boy with the essex and suffolk foxhunt was convicted in 2008 forcommon assault - punched a sab right in front of the police. he pleadedguilty in court and was fined £200.
also, simon upton: (the footage was played incourt)
and Douglas hill: