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LAG decision some way off

Despite half its members having resigned, the Lead Ammunition Group is still meeting and publishing minutes – the latest of which reveal that we are hardly any closer to a final decision on lead shot. Commenting on DEFRA’s peer review

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LAG letter confirms anti-lead conclusion

A letter from Lead Ammunition Group chairman John Swift to DEFRA secretary of state Liz Truss has confirmed the conclusion of the group’s final report – and provoked heavy criticism from leading shooting organisations. The letter, dated 3 June 2015,

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Eley Hawk Lightning Steel

Lightning Steel is the most powerful wildfowling load that Eley Hawk produce. The cartridges are available in 12-gauge, 3″ case, 32-gram and 36-gram payloads and shot sizes of 3 and 5. Eley Hawk are also backing the product with an extensive

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‘Second report’ crushes LAG credibility

Ex-members of the LAG team up to deliver alternative report to DEFRA

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SHOT show news: Winchester XPR

The talk of day one of the SHOT show was the Winchester XPR, a budget rifle set to become available this quarter.

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BASC fights against three-year lead ban plan

The international Commission of Migratory Species has called for lead shot to be phased out within three years.

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SHOT show news: Swarovski Ballistic Cam

Unveiled at SHOT, Swarovski’s Personalised Ballistic Cam (PBC) is an aftermarket accessory for all Swarovski riflescopes with ballistic turrets.

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SHOT show preview: NiteSite

UK company NiteSite will occupy stand 13609d at SHOT

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Succeeding Stateside

What’s new at the SHOT Show for 2014 – and what can UK attendees do to make the most of the show? The NSSF’s Chris Dolnack explains all

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BASC to fight 88% fee rise

The Association of Chief Police Officers has made renewed calls to increase the cost of shotgun and firearms licences, with an 88% rise looking possible. ACPO’s Andy Marsh said he wanted to see licence fees rise to £94, to combat

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