Find out when the 2013 shooting seasons close in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Find out how to apply for a shotgun licence, plus more information on waiting times, fees and the appeals process
With its archaic terms and regional differences, the gunsmith’s language is a complex one. Lewis Potter looks at the inner workings of a shotgun.
If you are looking to get into shooting of any kind, then read this easy guide. It will give you plenty of hints and tips.
It's never too soon to start looking at guns with a view to buying your first and any dealer will be happy to reserve a gun until your certificate arrives
You don't have to carry your certificate but a photocopy has no legal status
Shotgun licence: I live in Essex and included in my recent shotgun certificate renewal pack there was a form I was required to sign to the effect that if my…
Beginner's guide to shooting: Here we have the answers to some of the questions you have asked about starting shooting.
Shooting equipment: The great thing about taking up shooting is that in order to try it, you don't have to own a single item of equipment!
My wife and I share a gun cabinet and I’ve been told my shotguns should appear as 'shared' on my wife’s shotgun licence and hers shown similarly on mine.…