Dingle Clark for the RSPCA said that case has cost £7,000.Perhaps you were hoping to close down a rival, as you have done so many times in the past? Well, hard luck:
Newell's defence solicitor, Nigel Weller, said his client was clearly fulfilling a need in the community and now had six people helping her.
He said: "She is the leading light and has devoted many years of her life to the centre."
Mr Weller said the centre was run on donations.Once, so was the RSPCA. You know, when it was actually a charity.