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Bird flu outbreak

Look out for bird flu, shoots told

The shooting community has been asked to be extra vigilant after an outbreak of bird flu at a duck farm near Driffield in East Yorkshire. DEFRA officials issued a statement…


Holland & Holland Range Rover

This collaboration with Holland & Holland has produced the most luxurious and expensive Range Rover ever built

Beretta 486 by Marc Newson

New Beretta 486 by Marc Newson

Beretta’s only side-by-side shotgun – the 486 Parrallelo – gets a design makeover by Marc Newson


BASC launches General Election campaign

BASC has launched its 2015 General Election campaign to highlight candidates’ views on shooting. Voters will be able to use an online system to search for their local candidates, see…

police to make unannounced visits to certificate holders

Crimestoppers hotline scrapped by police

Crimestoppers hotline pulled because there is no evidence of legal firearms users being involved in terrorism; all security checks to be led by intelligence