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BASC Await Cup Final Day

BASC have announced their annual Countryside Clay Shoot. Scheduled for 19 May, this years event will be held at the prestigious Six Mile Bottom estate in Cambridgeshire, with proceeds benefiting the Gamekeepers Welfare Trust. The competition will features 500 simulated

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May The False Be With You

Caroline Roddis explores the dark side of American media and its battle with fake news… How good are we as an industry, as responding to false allegations made in the media? Personally, I don’t think we’re doing a smashing job.

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Saved By The Bell

Following a turbulent spell for BASC, stability looks to have been restored. Gun Trade News met the new CEO, Ian Bell, who now leads the association forward… Nestled in the shadows of a scaffolded Big Ben, the cinnamon club restaurant

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GPs Say: Cough Up

A Home Office ‘betrayal’ over who pays for a certificate applicant’s medical report means shooters will have to pay more to keep their guns… THE PRICE OF SHOOTING IS SET TO INCREASE ONCE AGAIN after the Home Office u-turned on

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Shoot for The Future

BASC and GWCT have announced an initiative to improve shooting and shoot management skills. The series of courses and presentations will be led by GWCT experts and BASC accredited coaches at the Allerton Project Visitor Centre in Loddington, Leicester on

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BSYS back at Sporting Targets

The date and location of the 2018 British Schools and Young Shots Championship have been confirmed. The country’s best young shots will convene on Sporting Targets on 21 April, with three courses on offer to suit all skill levels. BASC

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British Game Alliance Takes Off

Established to act on the behalf of the shooting community, the British Game Association (BGA) will officially launch in April aiming to promote the consumption of game and secure the future of the industry. The not-for-profit organisation is headed up

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BASC asks for airgun explanation

BASC has opened communications with YouTube to ask why airgun content, including some of the highest profile airgun channels and films, were removed from the world-leading video service in February. The move was initially interpreted as a response to the

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April 2017: Movers and Shakers

Schöffel Country have announced the appointment of a new brand director for the premium countrywear brand. Marcus Janssen joins the Rutland-based company, moving from Fieldsports magazine, where he was the editor for four years. His former roles have provided Marcus

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Shock reversal by Scottish Government

The Scottish environment secretary, Roseanna Cunningham, has announced that steps will be taken to ban electronic training collars for dogs, despite a decision in November to allow the collars to be used under trained supervision, which followed a lengthy public

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