View a selection of images from the Hall Farm shoot in Essex

Robert Macdonald takes a shot in the marshes during the second drive, called Sea Wall

the guns – L-r: Dick Verrier, Alan Gray, Tim Harris, Willy McMillan, Brian Evans, Peter Moorhouse, Robert Macdonald, George Wright, Dr Aubrey Kerr, Alfie Barnard, Mark Cooper and Sam Cooper

Dick Verrier, a cocker spaniel enthusiast, now looks after the birds on Hall Farm shoot

A fox heads for cover

MWilly McMillan (left) waits for the drive to start while Sam Cooper oversees from behind