Martin Puddifer

Deputy Editor

Running Horses Surrey

American TV is a wonderful thing, but do you ever wince when an interpretation of the traditional English pub appears on screen? I’d rather pedal a unicycle along Hadrian’s Wall…

Shooting businesses in Yorkshire

There is more to Yorkshire’s sporting heritage than grouse moors, high pheasants, beautiful scenery and pulling the trigger. Scores of shooting businesses make the shoot days tick and here’s a…

Roxburghe Hotel Kelso

I can’t resist humming the theme from Mike Hodge’s Get Carter whenever I head north on the East Coast Mainline. When I make the journey, sometimes with a shotgun in…

July 31 – August 2 marks the CLA Game Fair’s return to Harewood House following a 12-year absence and we can’t wait to take up our place on Gunmakers Row.…

Slaley Hall hotel review

In the not too distant past game shooting was lauded as “the new golf”, and there is much the two sports have in common: a day out on carefully managed…

BASC Natural England

BASC and Natural England will now work on an annual action plan setting out a formula for joint working to achieve common goals, including the delivery of the government’s Biodiversity…

The prestigious Gundog Working Test, sponsored by Eukanuba and R.N. Golden Limited, will host tests and activities for spaniels, retrievers and HPRs, and opens with a special field trial training…

Edgar Brothers

It is the second year in a row that Edgar Brothers has been presented with the award. The award recognises Edgar Brothers’ work in promoting and selling Butler Creek scope…

Hartpury College

Hartpury College was awarded the Gamekeeping College Challenge Shield, beating off strong compeititon from runners-up Newton Rigg. Hartpury College also walked away with the high gun prize thanks to the…