The Chase to Melton! – Package



Half day

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Whether you’re for or against it, Fox Hunting has undoubtedly had an impact on the development of Melton Mowbray and the surrounding area. Through a series of interactive exercises and tasks, pupils will learn about the history of fox hunting, the impact on the local economy and the consequences of changing opinions towards fox hunting.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand more about foxes and hounds
  • Be able to explain how Melton Mowbray grew as a town as a result of fox hunting
  • To understand the impact fox hunting had on the industry of Melton Mowbray
  • Begin to consider how opinion changed towards fox hunting and the resulting consequences