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GFTA promises real benefits for game fair exhibitors

A new trade association promises to represent and benefit all businesses involved in game fairs and country shows across the UK

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Government defends grouse shooting

The government has defended the environmental and economic benefits of driven grouse shooting. It responded to a petition started by Mark Avery to ban grouse shooting, which has garnered over 20,000 signatures via petition.parliament.uk. The government’s response has made clear that

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Grouse moors hit by low numbers

Grouse bags are expected to be well down this year, following a record season in 2014. In many areas, pre-season grouse counts were lower than they have been for years, causing some moors to cancel all their shooting dates for

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GAME FAIR ROUND-UP: Browning

Browning will launch a new game gun this November

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The show goes up north

The 2015 CLA Game Fair returns to Harewood House in Yorkshire, its first show since 2003. At the venue, there is growing excitement at the event’s return to the north. We ask the team what’s new this year for exhibitors and visitors

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Bad apple?

Philip Moss wonders if this is his last ever contribution to Gun Trade News after finding himself responsible for an all-too-familiar ‘fracas’ over some game fair cider

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Eley Hawk’s Select group

The 1st Select and Pigeon Select are the latest additions to Eley Hawk’s clay and game cartridge ranges

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SYSS is open for business

Organisers of the South Yorkshire Shooting Show & Game Fair have announced that exhibitor bookings are open for the 2015 show.

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RSPB case thrown out

An RSPB case against a grouse moor keeper has been dismissed after a judge ruled that the charity’s video evidence constituted an abuse of process

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On buyers

Philip Moss categorises town market shoppers according to their creative range of avoidance techniques, despite traders giving it their all to encourage them to part with their cash

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