An optimistic look into the future of shooting, with NGO’s Liam Bell

There’s no doubt that the pandemic has taken its toll, but there are reasons to look to the future with some degree of optimism, says the chair of the National Gamekeeper’s Organisation. I have been trying to get a handle

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Shooting and rural organisations call for transition away from lead ammunition

Leading shooting and rural organisations have today announced they want an end to the use of lead and single-use plastics in shotgun ammunition for live quarry shooting within five years. The British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC), British Game

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Fit For Purpose?

With changes to firearms licensing systems and General Licences in the pipeline, shooters should be prepared for all eventualities, warn shooting groups Shooting groups have criticised plans to tighten guidelines on issuing firearms licences. The Home Office plan to put the

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GBSA shortlists set for October announcement

Future Field Sports, in Association with The Great British Shooting Show, have announced the second annual Great British Shooting Awards. Nominations for the 2020 shortlists closed on 31 August and will now be verified by the panel of industry experts;

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GTN sits down with Ariat’s James Wilson

Ollie Harvey heads off the beaten track to catch up with Ariat’s James Wilson A quaint Oxfordshire village may not be the first place you look for a multi-national company. Yet in the shadows of Harwell’s St Matthews Church you

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Fundraising Team Flush For NGO

The National Gamekeepers’ Organisation (NGO) has joined forces with Six Mile Bottom Shoot in Suffolk to offer teams a simulated game shooting experience in order to raise import funds for the NGO. The NGO Team Flush, which is being held

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Das Gewuhr der Leute

Blaser Sporting Limited are continuing to enjoy success with the entry-level Mauser M18 rifle. Launched by Mauser at their native IWA Show in March, the M18 has quickly established itself as being ‘das Gewuhr der Leute’ – The People’s Rifle.

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Natural England trials brood management

As part of 2016’s Joint Hen Harrier Action Plan, a trial project will press ahead with plans to test the practicalities of brood management, captive rearing and release of captive reared chicks, and to assess ‘changes in social attitude’ towards

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Wales sees sense on snaring

Despite petition from the League against Cruel Sports, the Welsh Assembly has declined to ban snares

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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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