Shooting Times has appointed Joe Dimbleby as its new news editor. Joe grew up in a small farming community in East Devon and has shot since childhood. After graduating from the University of Warwick with a postgraduate degree in early 20th century British rural literature, he worked on the editorial staff at Hunting/Country Illustrated magazine before joining the press team of the Campaign to Protect Rural England. He then moved to the Shooting Times editorial team where he has worked for the past two-and-a-half years sub-editing and writing regular features for the magazine. Joe said: “I look forward to continuing to contribute to a magazine for which I am proud to work.”

If you have a story you think would be of interest to Joe, contact him, tel 0203148 4747 or email