Also try http://www.dvc.org.uk/ when it's up; doesn't
seem to be at the moment.
Someone offlist who might be able to help you is my friend
Sean Gabb of the Libertarian Alliance UK; his email
He's the author of (among much more; 850,000 words of
his writings are on his webpage alone):
He should be able to inform you of the current state
of some of the relevant laws.
Please share the info back with the list when/if you
>From: "scerir" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Subject: Re: Practical self-defense in the UK - a question
>Date: Mon, 22 Jan 2001 21:01:00 +0100
>Try "Target Talk" (international bbs)
> > Given the ban on handguns in the UK,
> > does anyone know what one is allowed to
> > carry, without breaking the law? Apparently it depends on the local
> > force - for instance, extendable batons are ok in some areas, but not in
> > others and I could not find any further details.
> > Any info would be welcome.
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