When pigeon shooting my mate says to leave big groups of pigeons when they come to the decoys, so they will return at some point during the day.
A day’s pigeon shooting goes horribly wrong, when thieves steal Peter’s truck.
What should dictate how far the nearest pigeon decoy is placed from the hide – wind strength, barrel choke or the cartridge being used?
What's the most useful seat for shooting from in a hide? I suffer a lot of lower back pain and want to take as much strain out of a day's…
Have you had much success with your Hushpower moderated gun since you wrote about it 18 months ago in Sporting Gun?
While out pigeon shooting I often woodpigeons flying along with big gaps in their wings where feathers have gone missing.
Pete Theobald takes a holiday of a lifetime - dove shooting!
When pigeon shooting in winter, is it best going out at first light for decoying over rape - or is it best going out later in the day?
Pigeon shooting: Winter rape is your best bet for decent bags at this time of the year.
Will shooting clays affect my ability to shoot game and pigeons well, and vice versa?
When clay shooting, the same three people keep beating me to the prizes. How can I improve my scores by 5% or 6%, quickly?
How to coat bullets in molybdenum disulphide to reduce fouling and increase velocity.
Which type of ferret do you prefer to work – hobs or jills, and why?
In previous autumns I have sometimes seen good numbers of birds feeding on greened-up rape stubble. What are they feeding on, and is it worth decoying them?
Is there any advantage in using different shades of hide netting. For instance what’s the best colour for winter use when all the leaves and grasses have gone?
Some believe that sound moderators are better after use and that a build-up of carbon is good.
We did a risk assessment on our syndicate shoot last season and highlighted a slippery stream crossing (two planks of wood) as a potential problem.
How much notice should you take of worn chequering when assessing the condition of a shotgun? Should I disregard a shotgun if the chequering is really badly worn down?
How much notice should you take of worn chequering when assessing the condition of a gun? Should I disregard a gun if the chequering is really badly worn down?
I have an increasing problem with wild boar on my farm in Kent. Can you recommend a cartridge for shooting them?