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Schools for young shots

PUBLISHED: 14:38 03 February 2010 | UPDATED: 15:07 28 November 2012

Shooting grounds and schools that BASC recommends for young shots

This is a list of shooting grounds and schools that BASC recommends for young shots. The grounds are all BASC trade members, and are particularly welcoming and able to accommodate young shots. You can therefore be confident that they will have suitable facilities for young shots, as well as instructors used to teaching young shots. They should also offer special rates to BASC Young Shots club members. Find your local one now, and call to book an introductory session...

NORTHERN Co Durham

Spennymoor & District Clay Pigeon Club Glen Jones 0191 377 2412
Teesdale GC Mark Corner 01833 627252

Cumbria

Penrith & District GC Lesley Robinson 01539 624402

Lancashire

A6 CTC John Blackburn 01942 843578
Kelbrook SS Michael Meggison 01282 861632
Todmorden GC Harry Dilling 01706 814787
Worsley CSG David Lloyd 01704 566554

Northumberland

Alnwick & District GC Allan Graham 01670 8256654

Yorkshire

Conniston SG Peter Manley 07831 399860
East Yorkshire GC Alison Dupree 01964 551134
Foxhouse Claysports Ray Carnall 0114 2663822
Hempsworth & District CPC David Adshead 07759 684344
Humberside SG Paul Thornton 01964 544357
Marne CSC Tony Masters 01388 604110
North of England CTC Philip Thompson 01904 738120
North Yorkshire SS Mike Shipley 01845 537269
Worthley SC Paul Hible 07980 801540

MIDLANDSDerbyshire

The Grouse SG David Batty 01613 661997

Nottinghamshire

Brandon CSG Natalie Dixon 01636 626223
Nottingham & District GC Carl Smith 01623 883798
Orston SG Charles Denoon 01949 851181
Oxton SS Reg Bates 01623 882523

EASTERNCambridgeshire

Gransden Airfield SG Keith Underwood 01767 627663
High Harthay SC Midge Harris 01480 810242
Rosehill SG Andy Smith 01353 624376

Norfolk

Heacham Mike Jennings 01485 579221
Mid Norfolk GC Mike Reynolds 01603 860436
Wayland GC Jonathon Smith 01362 820031

Suffolk

Barrow Heath SC Mike Frankham 01322 403256
Lakenheath CTC Pete Usher 01638 53353
Newmarket GC Ray Parsons 07941 399118

Essex

Bocking CPC Colin White 01376 584235
Clacton GC Andy Reever 01255 673146
Colchester Garrison CC Malcom Cansdale 01206 330712
Coggershall CPC Steve Carter 01206 574709
Essex SG Roger Hill 01277 899111
Mayland GC Bill Logan 01268 470323
Parkford SC Alistair Ford 01255 820230
Purleigh Wood SG Olly Searl 07768 742117
Three Acres SC Olly Searl 07768 742117
Whitehouse Farm SG Bill Theobald 01245 400717

Hertfordshire

A1 SG Teresa Capaldo 0208 4419986
Hillside CPC James Nicol 01763 262902

Middlesex

West London SS Jonathon Irby 020 88451377
West London Sporting Targets Andrew Castle 0208 845 1377
Stile Hollow SG John Topliss 01623 823930

Leicestershire

Kegworth SG John Wroughton 01509 235420
Market Harborough SC Alan Bott 01858 463698

Lincolnshire

Ancholme Valley CTC David Noar 01777 818362
Blyton Country Pursuits Ted Burkitt 01427 628900

Northamptonshire

Northampton SG Martine Harding 01604 781741

Cheshire

Catton Hall SG Kate Mann 01928 788295
Cloudside SG Karen Sellars 01260 226392
Holmes Chapel SG Jane Norbury 01477 532165
Mouldsworth GC Peter Sherlock 01928 740231

Shropshire

Bridgenorth & District GC Brian Smith 01562 883092

Staffordshire

The Cross Terry Hale 01384 221161
The Old Bush GC Mike Laker 01384 392908
Shenstone GC Steve Portsmouth 01543 301601
Wergs GC Mr Sharman 01922 476508

Hereford & Worcs

Kidderminster GC Bob Barnsley 07710 311544

Warwickshire

The Dumbles SG Mark Knibbs 01675 464848
Edgehill SG Tim Spencer 01295 670100

SOUTH WESTGloucestershire

DBC Leisure Dave Brown 01549 833940
Gloucester CSC Martin Blanford 01452 384759
Hollow Fosse CSG Martin Townsend 01285 654849
Kent Green CS Phil James 01452 415617
Longridge SG Stephen Nutbeam 07971 447138

Devon

Crediton GC Adrian Webb 01363 773537
Newham Park SG Graham Lapthorne 01752 348066
Tamer SG Nigel Bond 01409 241839

Dorset

Purbeck SS Graham Brown 01929 405101
Southern Counties SG Kevin Newton 01935 83625

Somerset

Cheddar Shooting Alison Hann 01749 871055
Farleigh Wood Mark Gingell 01373 831495
Shipham SC Ray Vauden 01275 877851

Avon

Weston Lodge SG David Down 01275 842225

Wiltshire

Barbury Shooting School, nr Swindon. Tel: 07872 666154 www.barburyshoot.com
Larkhill CTC Keith Howe 01980 845415
Urchfont CPC Chas Davis 01380 721218

Channel Islands

Jacksons SG John Jackson 01481 832033

SOUTH EASTBerkshire

Four Counties CTC Brian Claridge 01635 201657
Royal Berkshire SS Dylan Williams 01491 672900
County SG Bill Moussalli 01579 363301

Hampshire

Romsey CPC Susan Farr 02380 694623
Winchester CPSG Linda Browning 01329 286084
Wallers Ash GC Peter Corney 07710 872875

Buckinghamshire

Aylesbury SG Paul Curling 01296 432434
EJ Churchill SG Matt Hunt 01494 883227
Hornet GC Kevin Gray 01494 993715

Kent

Abbey Shooting David Levermore 01580 860783
Dover CPC John Bridges 01303 894611
Greenfields SG Tim Greenfield 01227 713222
JJ's GC John West 01634 317769
Martin Gorse Wood CPC Paul Smye-Rumsey 01304 212319
Springfield CPC A Hills 01843 863256
West Kent SS Gillian Dyer-Lynch 01892 834306

Oxfordshire

Waterperry GC J Einig 01844 339692

Surrey

Bisley Gun Club Jason Read 01737 242332
Caterham Clays D Stead 01689 843437
Guildford & District GC Tony Warsop 01483 768881
Headley CPSC Phil Philippou 02086 608760
Horne CPC Michelle Woodley 01342 842986
Keston GC Michael Haynes 01883 653248
Pirbright CSC Bob Friar 07779 590485
ROCC CC Garry Evans 01483 234731
Star GC Tim Turner 0208 8983129
Surrey SC John Smith 01483 283996

Sussex

Blackdown Shoot Jim Rogers 01428 707584
Brighton Hospitals GC Mrs D Hughes 01273 517100
Chichester SGC Gerry Dowsett 07803 906683
The Dragon CC Reg Smallwod 01293 851523
Lower Lodge SG Jane Barber 01403 823380
Northall CPC Dan Kerwood 01825 791783
Royal Oak CPC Mick Short 07885 058745

WALES

Cardigan SGC Wedros Jones 01239 613306
Crynant SG Chris Hughes 01639 881185
Griffin-Lloyd SG Joyce Lewis 01547 550634
Haimwood SG Mark Nixon 01691 830764
Holland Arms CS Joan Hayes 01492 514757
Llandegla SG Jason Roberts 07971 413891
Mid Wales SC Jonathon 01686 430654
South Wales 2000 Mike Amodeo 01495 201182
Bob Valentine's SS Bob Valentine 01758 740801
Woodland park SG John Butland 07811 189413

SCOTLAND

Auchterhouse Country Sports Emma Christie 01382 320476
Badenoch GC Jane Wallace 01540 661603
Braidwood SC Joyce Black 01835 870280
Central Scotland SS Don O'Driscol 01324 851672
Clay Targets SS Margaret McLeese 01505 873547
Isle of Skye CTC Graeme Deas 01470 532709
Killin GC George Coyne 01567 820487
Kingscliffe Sporting Lodge Chris Harry Thomas 01651 806375
Kippen GC Trevor Jeffrey 01786 465125
Lough Ness GC David Gillies 01320 340341
Shetland CTC Jim Work 07799 476334
Strathyre GC David Robertson 01764 670013
Westlands SG Craig Winstanley 01461 800274

IRELAND

Rathfriland CPC Hugh Irvine 07801 132377

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