countryside

SPONSORED: New clothing & footwear ranges now at R&B Sporting!

The latest top technical and stylish shooting, hunting and countryside kit is now in! R&B Sporting, the leading gun shop based in Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, has added to its expanding portfolio clothing and footwear brands this Autumn with new products from

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in News

Why not try a simulated game shoot

Whether you’re preparing for the game season or just looking to have some fun, a simulated game shoot takes some beating, writes James Simon. Perhaps you love clay shooting but you’re drawn to the idea of driven game. Maybe you’re

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Features

BASC’s Gamekeeper of the Month for August – Ian Sleightholm

BASC’s next Gamekeeper of the Month is head keeper Ian Sleightholm from Bolton Castle estate. Ian talks about the reasons behind his decision to become a keeper, what he loves about his profession the most and why he would encourage

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in News

Why the countryside can’t operate under Packham’s flag of peace

So, Chris Packham wants a truce. He wants to be shooting’s friend and offer us a way to salvation; a way out of the troubles he insists are leading us down the path to our own destruction. Or is he

Tagged with: , , , , , ,
Posted in News

First post-lockdown CPSA clay shoot at Westfield – Clay Shooting reports

James Marchington went to the first post-lockdown CPSA Registered Fitasc and Sporting competitions at Westfield. I felt a mixture of jubilation and trepidation as I pulled into the car park at Westfield Shooting Ground, in the lovely Cotswold countryside near Cheltenham.

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in News

Royal Berkshire are open for business again

Jonathan Irby of the Royal Berkshire takes Jasper Fellows back to school for a taste of simulated game and a legendary bacon roll. My school memories consist of missing homework deadlines and sitting in detention, not an experience I would

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in News

BASC ask for Covid-19 consistency from police

BASC is urging the police to be consistent in the covid-19 advice given to the shooting community amid reports that some forces have blocked essential fox control during the lambing season. The UK’s largest shooting organisations has received complaints from

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
Posted in News

CORONAVIRUS: BASC asks Home Office to support firearms licensing during pandemic

Tens of thousands of firearm certificate holders could be at risk of breaking the law as the coronavirus outbreak restricts police resources, according to BASC. The UK’s largest shooting organisation is aware that police forces are starting to divert officers

Tagged with: , , , , , ,
Posted in News

SPONSORED: West of England Game Fair 2020 – fly casting at its best!

World and European Casting champion Hywel Morgan will impart his passion, enthusiasm and knowledge at the 2020 West of England Game Fair. The event, which celebrates its 25th anniversary, takes place at the Royal Bath & West Showground in Somerset

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in News

SPONSORED: Celebrate the countryside with the West of England Game Fair

We are really excited about this years’ West of England Game Fair, taking place at the Bath & West Showground on Saturday 21st & 22nd March, as it will be celebrating 25 years of championing field sports. Here are some

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in News
Follow Us!