According to a recent story in the Express & Star, “Dogs will be banned from using parts of Himley Hall by council bosses who want to cater more for picnicking families.”


Dogs have been more than welcome at Himley for many years. The ‘dog free zones’ will see canines prevented from using open spaces stretching between the Main Gate and West Gate.

Petitions have been launched by furious dog owners who disagree with the proposed decisions.

There’s been a mixture of comments already on facebook. Some think it’s ridiculous, some think it’s justified. Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.

Here’s the full story on the Express & Star