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The Clay Shooting Classic 2020: Are you booked in yet?

Orston Shooting Ground’s Dan Martin is excited about the preparations for the 2020 Clay Shooting Classic on 27-31 May. The team here at Orston are very excited and proud to be hosting one of the most loved clay shooting events

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Ask the experts: Prescription inserts or lenses and more…

Let us know if you have any questions to ask – we have the experts to answer them! Send your questions for our panel to fieldsports@futurenet.com or to the Bromsgrove address on our contents page. Your experts Richard Atkins Clay

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Buying your first shotgun: a beginners guide

James Marchington offers some advice on how to go about buying your first shotgun. I’m sure, like many shooters, you will have fond memories of buying your first shotgun. It’s one of those milestones you don’t forget, like the first

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Richard Atkins tests two new shotgun loads

Clay shooting expert Richard Atkins is testing two new shotgun loads that offer good performance, less recoil, and an affordable price tag! On test: Clever Mirage T1 24 Gram 7.5 Fibre and Plastic Shot load: 373 grainsPellet(count per oz): 331UK

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Shooting organisations join forces to call for five-year phase-out of lead shot

Nine rural organisations have issued a joint statement calling for all shooters to phase out their use of lead shot for live-quarry shooting by 2025, as well as single-use plastics in cartridges.

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Maionchi AZ20s are back

Older shooters will fondly remember Maionchi AZ20 cartridges – well, they’re back! The AZ20 was a popular clay load in the 1980s, and some shooters swore by them for pigeon shooting too. Now Garlands, based near Tamworth in Staffordshire, are

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Punching above their weight

These two 21gram clay cartridges from Rio offer tremendous performance and value for money, says Richard Atkins. The cartridges put through their paces this month are the lighter shot load versions of the Rio 28 gram Target Load cartridges we reviewed

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Rizzini Grand Finale

Everyone’s a winner at the final of  the 2019 Rizzini Series, but Richard Faulds stands out above them all, reports James Marchington. Thank goodness we weren’t doing this yesterday! That was the abiding feeling at the big final of the 2019

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The Beauty of the beast: Top-line Sporting Clays shotgun from Purdey

Mike Yardley, one of Britain’s best known shooting instructors, is blown away by the £75,000 Sporting Clays shotgun from Purdey. It takes quite a lot to get me excited, but the new Purdey Sporting Clays gun has managed to catch

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SPONSORED: Top 3 NSI cartridges rounded up

RUAG were thrilled to announce the addition of Nobel Sport Italia cartridges to their brand portfolio earlier this year following a deal signed at The British Shooting Show. RUAG said: “NSI is a brand which perfectly complements our existing product

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