Latest auction news for June and July

It’s Bonhams’ turn to put in a powerful performance this month, with its May auction making sales from £50 to nearly £50,000, as Diggory Hadoke reports Bonhams dominated the gun auctions calendar in May, with the biggest sale of the

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GTN’s Best of British – Brattonsound

As part of its ongoing investment in its UK factory, gunsafe manufacturer Brattonsound Engineering has recently taken delivery of a new Bystronic Xpert 100/3100 CNC folding machine. Brattonsound has manufactured all of its gunsafes in the UK since the company

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‘Hidden gems’ are no longer so hidden, says Diggory Hadoke

‘Hidden gems’ are no longer as elusive as they once were and, as Diggory Hadoke explains, lots from the provincial auctions may be worth the gamble A surprising number of people seem to be buying guns unseen from provincial auctions

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A Match made in Heaven

Reuniting long-split pairs is something of a mission for many owners of one or other of the ‘orphans’. Pairs (usually shotguns) are made to enable the shooter to operate in a grouse butt or on a pheasant or partridge peg

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Shoot clothing business for sale

Bob Parratt, the successful mail-order countrywear business, is for sale due to retirement.

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Gunstar reveals ongoing improvements

Online gun listings site Gunstar has shared details of developments to its website, being made as a result of a customer survey.

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HPS has HPS Competitor01released details of a warehouse clearance of its popular Competitor rifle.

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JJ Vickers product auction

FOLLOWING THE NEWS that JJ Vickers has gone into administration, Apex Auctions will be selling off more than 55,000 units of Vickers stock through an online auction.

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Bisley at Braidwood

Scottish borders shooting ground Braidwood Sporting Clays is under the new ownership of Alex and Anthony Roupell of Bisley Shooting Ground. Despite the new owners the ground assured customers that its level of service would continue, with the existing management team in place to “run the

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