According to BASC, for the past two years, neither the police nor the Home Office has been able to tell how many firearms are in legal possession or how many people own firearms in England and Wales legally.

BASC’s senior firearms officer, Mike Eveleigh, said: “The release of the latest figures is disappointing and gives us little faith in the National Firearms Licensing System, which is meant to provide an accurate and useful service to the police, the Home Office and the general public who have paid for it.”

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  • Geoffrey

    How does one buy a Firearm without a license ?
    How does one buy ammunition without a license ?
    If the police have no records of License Owners, then can you please forward me the address from where I can claim all the money back, that I have paid out over the years, for a piece of paper that is worthless. That is if there is an address ?

  • C Brandon

    let people own guns for self defence, so long as guns are in the hands of citizens not criminals who cares?

  • C Brandon

    let people own guns for self defence, so long as guns are in the hands of citizens not criminals who cares?

  • mark

    ever thought of a teaparty?