August 20 2014 Latest news:
Beretta’s stunning new 690 Field 12-bore is hot off the production line and has already caught Dom’s eye
Dom heads out for some fallow deer but ends up having a close encounter with a family of roe
Not all gundogs are natural retrievers. If yours isn’t, follow Howard’s guide to instill that all-important instinct
Beware the man with one gun, they say… but how do you make sure it’s the right gun?
What makes Swarovski products so special? Rebecca Green goes behind the scenes at the Swarovski Optik factory in Austria to find out
Mike Yardley tries out Browning’s new A5, a semi-auto with a proud heritage
Mike Yardley delivers a glowing review of the MK38 Teague Sporter
Despite the sweltering heat and the heavy rain, crowds flocked to the 56th CLA Game Fair to be entertained by a multitude of knockout attractions – Dom shares his highlights from the weekend
The results of this year’s elections to BASC’s Council were announced at the association’s Annual General Meeting on Saturday 14 June. Peter Glenser was re-elected and Ian Grindy was elected to council. Alan Balfour, who stood for the Scotland seat on council, was returned unopposed.
STOP PRESS! The CLA has announced it is heading North next year, returning to Harewood House, Leeds, Yorkshire, from Friday 31 July to Sunday 2 August 2015.
Richard Ali speaks on the future of UK uplands and the role that shooting and conservation play in their protection
I have seen some fairly appalling refereeing decisions in the past month or so at some major events – people not being allowed to see targets before shooting, general rudeness and even a shooter told he couldn’t shoot because he didnt have the right kind of safety glasses. Is this kind of thing commonplace?
Why doesn’t Andy shoot ferals when out pigeon shooting? Surely he must get plenty of opportunities?
I have recently acquired some new stalking permission in Hampshire which has large numbers of fallow, roe and muntjac. I do not currently have access to a dog that’s able to find dead or wounded deer so I feel it is now time that I should be looking to get my first deer specific puppy. Please can you advise on suitable breeds?
My spaniel pup suffers really badly in the car, is there any way to help him overcome the travel sickness problem?