Can you tell me when the first gun with a rifled barrel was made? I had always assumed it was in the late 18th century, but a friend disputes this…
We’ve got a guy in our shoot who insists on using a clapped-out black powder-proofed hammer gun, which rattles when he closes it.
My friend has been taking me clay shooting and I would now like to get my own gun when my shotgun certificate arrives.
Can, or do, dog boxes in cars help save serious injuries to dogs in the case of a rear end shunt?
I've got photographs of a man with a gun on a public footpath. What's the law regarding this?
I have been told by a registered firearms dealer that I should never use WD40 on my guns because it attacks the metal. Is this true or is he pulling…
At the risk of sounding totally stupid could you please explain to this newbie to shooting exactly what a general licence is? Is it something you have to apply for?
It has 32in barrels, and the rib is etched with “Lincoln Jeffries” in gold, with the address “Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham”.
Can you recommend a good set of heavy-duty hide poles for pigeon shooting with? I’m sick and tired of spending money on poles that bend and buckle when you try…
I recently purchased an over-under 12-bore, and I wonder whether you could tell me anything about the maker Belleri Antonio?
Clay shooting: I lost a leg last year in a motorbike accident and now find it harder to shoot Sporting because I can’t move my feet to cope with doubles.…
I’ve inherited an air rifle, it’s a short break-barrel rifle, only 35.1⁄2in long with a 14.1⁄2in long barrel and simple open sights.
I'm treating myself to a Perazzi Sporter but can't decide whether to by an MX8 with leaf spring trigger or the MX12 with coil springs. Which springs are best?
The farm where I go rough shooting is grassland and the only pigeons I see are those that flight over from a large wood a couple of miles away.
I have acquired an old gun as a restoration project, and the trigger guard is slightly rusty. What’s the best way of getting the rust off before I re-black it?…
I recently asked my vet, who I've known for years, to sign my shotgun licence renewal and he refused!
Is there any way you are allowed to have a gun cabinet in a static caravan?
I own a .22LR CZ for rabbits and I have a Parker-Hale sound moderator fitted. Should I remove it after every sortie as I do with my full-bore Reflex moderator…
When game shooting, or pigeon shooting for that matter, I always miss the birds coming in overhead from behind me.
My friend has asked me to remove some collared doves from her property with my air rifle (12ft lbs).