James Marchington

Shooters to watch

James Marchington talks to two young shots who have proved they’ve got what it takes to succeed Ben Killian Ben started shooting with father Wayne at the age of eight, and progressed from a bolt-action .410 to a 20-bore semi-auto.

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

How to beat the flinch

The first step to curing a flinch is to admit you’ve got a problem at all, says Clay Shooting Magazine editor James Marchington Do you flinch when you fire your gun? Most shooters will say no – and yet look what

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

The editor chooses more Sporting clays!

James Marchington is back as he lists more of his personal favourite guns for Sporting clay shooting BERETTA SILVER PIGEON SPORTER Another classic, and one that’s in daily use at shooting schools up and down the country. The Silver Pigeon

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Products

Sporting Clay shotguns: The editor’s choice

James Marchington lists his personal favourite guns for Sporting clay shooting This month I thought I would give you my personal take on the guns that have given me the most enjoyment shooting clays. Inevitably that means I have hit

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

James Marchington: Change is coming…

James Marchington gazes into his crystal ball and wonders what we’ll be shooting in years to come Imagine you’re at your favourite clay ground, heading off to the first stand. You’re looking forward to a fun round of clays – but

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

Trying out the latest hearing protection

James Marchington tries out the latest in electronic hearing protection from Mercury Custom Plugs How times change! As a teenager, my dad lectured me about the importance of protecting my hearing when shooting, and handed me a square of loo roll.

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Products

British Shooting opens the door

James Marchington attends the governing body’s open day for an insight into their plans for the sport British Shooting wants to work more closely with the shooting industry and media. Of course, funding is part of the story – but

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

Catching up with the Police Firearms Licensing teams

Clay Shooting Magazine editor James Marchington visited the Northern Shooting Show and meets the Police Firearms Licensing teams. This column all too often becomes a bit of a moan, if not an actual rant, about something that’s got my goat

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

The man behind the ShotKam

James Marchington talks to inventor, businessman and lifelong shooter David Stewart Imagine you’re teaching your young son’s friends to shoot, and want to explain the concept of forward allowance. What you really need is a video camera fixed to the

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Interview, Products

Bennion Bags British Schools and Young Shots High Gun

The next generation of shooting was on show at the British Schools and Young Shots Championship on Saturday – and Josh Bennion was crowned the overall High Gun. Smashing a full set of 50 clays on the Red course at

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