88. Poaching by day in company.

Where five or more persons trespass in the daytime1 in pursuit of game, woodcock, snipe or rabbits, each of them is liable to a penalty not exceeding level 4 on the standard scale2.

If any of the number is armed with a gun, and he or any of the others by violence, intimidation or menace prevents or endeavours to prevent the approach of any person authorised3 in that behalf for the purpose of requiring them to quit the land or declare their names and addresses, each person preventing or endeavouring to prevent such approach, and every person aiding or abetting