Charlotte Peters

Digital Editor

Charlotte Peters

Editor of Shooting UK and Acting News Editor of Shooting Times.

Brought up in Somerset, loves cooking (especially game) and getting out in the field when the opportunity arises.

Chinese water deer established themselves in England in 1929, after escaping from a private park. The species has been successful and today Britain is home to 10% of the world’s…

A day stalking red deer on a 23,000 acre estate in Skye, with the stalkers striding through streams, wading rivers, clambering over rocky terrain, crawling across moorland and through boggy…

best wellies for the field

It’s been raining a lot the last few months, so a sturdy pair of rubber boots which keep the water out are an essential part of an outdoor wardrobe. We…

Gamekeeper's pie

Gamekeeper’s pie recipe Ingredients For the mince 100ml  Water 5ml     Rapeseed oil 60g     Diced onion 3g       Garlic puree 2g       Chopped thyme 1          Large diced carrot 1/2      Small diced swede…

Crows with sheep

New general licences expire soon Are general licences going to become unworkable again? Last year the three main general licences for the shooting and trapping of pest birds (GL34, GL35…

Pheasant poult in release pen

Today lawyers acting on behalf of Wild Justice have written to DEFRA challenging the legality of releases of gamebirds on Special Areas of Conservation (SAC) sites and Special Protection Areas…