Jerk rig

How to set up a Jerk rig

The majority of my duck decoying takes place on tidal creeks and rivers where the current of the water creates a natural movement in the decoys, but occasionally I will shoot on marsh floods or inland ponds where there isn’t any movement on the water. This looks incredibly unnatural as…

Goose flag

How to use a goose flag

Like a lot of my current fowling gear, the goose flag is another toy that originates from across the Pond, where shooters have used them wildfowling with a lot of success for a number of years. A goose flag is a simple piece of kit, hand operated and extremely easy…

Stephen Henderson

Stephen Henderson: A sculptor inspired by Swallows & Amazons

For someone with an obvious unique appreciation of wildlife, Stephen Henderson had the perfect childhood. Yes he went to school locally, but his most important education came from the countryside around him; the farms, fields, sea, salt creeks and marshland formed his syllabus, as did the seasons and the wildlife…