Gallows also existed at the present day sites of the Derby Turn, Horninglow Road, and at the bottom of Scalpcliffe Road in (now Brizlincote).
The latter is thought to be the site of the last hanging to take place in Burton.
All of our activities are run from our beautiful venue on the border of Derbyshire and Leicestershire in Ashby De La Zouch.
Our experiences are individually tailored to each client’s requirements - whether it’s hitting those high-driven pheasants, shooting your first clay or organising a team building day with us.
It is truly phenomenal how many people have added their signature.” The petition is available online and paper copies are available in shops and businesses around the town, including the Burton Mail office.
Mr Griffiths said: “We need as many people as possible to add their voice to the campaign.
We are passionate about field sports, clay target shooting, game shooting, pest control, deer management and overall conservation of our countryside and its sporting traditions.
The Great British countryside has always been at the heart of Field Sport UK's business aim, providing quality and educational activities.