Cheeky Blinders

The ever-changing face of gun trade has come a long way in the past century. Stuart Farr investigates the Midlands to see if the price is right  Shortly before writing this I was lucky enough (well, I suppose I was

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Vacancy: Gunroom assistant, William Evans

Gunmaker and high-end retailer William Evans is advertising for a person to assist in sales at the gun room at its Bisley location.

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UK Game Fair unites gun trade

The biggest names in shooting, fishing and hunting are signing up to exhibit at the UK Game Fair, taking place 22-24 July at Stoneleigh Park in Warwickshire. With manufacturers, distributors and retailers in the shooting industry all keen to get

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Money Talk: A spectator’s view

Roger Williams takes stock of the latest headlines and deduces what we can conclude about the UK’s current economic situation. Keynes, the famous British economist, once said in rebuttal: “When the facts change, I change my mind. What do you

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Trade Secrets: SETAC

Are gun dealers failing to comply with firearms laws, explosives regulations and health-and-safety requirements? Danny Kay of SETAC tells GTN what pitfalls retailers commonly fall into – and how to avoid them Everyone knows the gun trade is constricted by

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How’s Business: British Shooting Show

On the Sunday afternoon of the British Shooting Show, as traders were starting to pack up, Jessica Hanson asked exhibitors to weigh in on the weekend. It’s usually a good rule of thumb that the British Shooting Show, based at

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The latest issue of Game Fair Gazette is out now!

The April edition of Game Fair Gazette has been released, keeping you up to date with the latest UK Game Fair announcements and fieldsports news. Distributed widely to shooting grounds, gun shops, fishing stores, country clothing retailers and other key rural businesses, the

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IWA round-up: Deerhunter

Danish clothing brand Deerhunter had a new jacket on display – plus there’s news of two tweed jackets set to hit the shops this autumn. The Highland jacket, designed for game shooters, will be in stores by this September, and

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British Shooting Show highlights

The British Shooting Show, held 12-14 February at Stoneleigh, saw a whole host of new product launches and exciting industry announcements, with organisers hailing it the best ever British Shooting Show. There were product launches a plenty in the shotgun

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Countdown to IWA 2016

Businesses across Europe and the world are gearing up for the shooting industry’s highlight of the year: IWA Outdoor Classics 2016, Nuremberg, 4-7 March. IWA will see the largest names in shooting showcase their latest and greatest products, with ground-breaking

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