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Ambitious plans for showcase airgun venue

Dax Miller plans to make airgunning the next big thing at his Wold Farm base. Mat Manning catches up with him to find out more. The owner of a nationally famous fishing venue is turning his Midas touch to airgun

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How will climate change affect fieldsports?

Following that damning IPCC report, Al Gabriel wonders how climate change will impact on the sports we love and the natural order of life in the UK. The IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) last month produced a report, based

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Post-pandemic cautious optimism growing in the gun trade and beyond

Steve Faragher takes a look at the latest McKinsey report, and breathes a sigh of relief that it shows optimism is embracing the sensible middle ground. The heat has come off global optimism, thank goodness. The latest McKinsey report suggests

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BREAKING NEWS: Major security breach affecting thousands of UK gun owners

News of a serious data breach affecting a major UK gun trader are coming to light. The breach involves more than 100,000 records hacked from the retailer’s website. Gun Trade News and Shooting Times journalists are currently investigating the story

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VACANCY: Gun Room Manager – Ladyswood store

POSITION OVERVIEW: Sportarm is a multi-award-winning gun room & country lifestyle shop – renowned across the UK for impeccable levels of customer service & industry expertise. We have an exciting opportunity for a Gun Room Manager to join us at

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Gun of the Week: ATA SP Elegant Gold

This sparkling new ATA SP Elegant Gold impresses Becky McKenzie when she puts it to review, and is this week’s Gun of the Week ATA have made quite a big impact on the UK shotgun market, with their range of

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Shoot demand outstrips supply, suggests bookers

Domestic demand for shooting may well outstrip supply by the time the season starts, even though worries over travel arrangements and the possibility of quarantine is putting overseas shooters off travelling to the UK. Growing optimism about an end to

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UK gun trade in Brexit turmoil

Seven out of 10 UK gun trade businesses have reported difficulties trading since Brexit, according to an exclusive Gun Trade News survey carried out in association with the Gun Trade Association. A remarkable seven out of ten businesses surveyed at

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EFPs invalid from 1 January 2021

From 1 January 2021, UK residents travelling to EU countries with firearms and ammunition will no longer be able to use European Firearms Pass (EFP). People will need to comply with the specific licensing or other requirements imposed by the

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The Country Food Trust appointed as official Charity of The Game Fair 2021

Thousands facing food poverty are set to benefit from a new partnership between The Game Fair and The Country Food Trust. The Country Food Trust, founded in 2015 to help feed people who live in food poverty in the UK

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