The Countryside Restoration Trust (CRT) has accused the coalition Government of “trashing the countryside”.
Royal Mail’s new maximum size limits on parcels will make it more difficult for shooters to send firearms in the post.
On 20 June, Holt’s will be auctioning a 20-bore over-under shotgun, made by Purdey, that is engraved with a portrait of the late Baroness Thatcher in a circular cartouche.
RSPB takes down ‘anti gamekeeper’ children’s game: A recent children’s computer game on the RSPB’s website has angered fieldsports organisations. "Raptor Mountain" required the player to dodge shotguns, traps and…
Wild boar shooting: A survey by the Forestry Commission has concluded that the damage caused by rising boar numbers justifies a cull.
The close observational skills of a hedgerow keeper could prove useful today
I am considering trying for my Working Gundog Certificate (WGC) at Chatsworth in a novice working test. If I get a low score on a test, will that mean a…
Vote to help find Scotland's favourite animal: Scottish Natural Heritage and Visit Scotland have launched the ‘Big 5’ campaign, which aims to find Scotland’s favourite animal, to celebrate the ‘Year…
4x4 reviews: Land Rover Freelander 2: Richard Purdey says this face-lifted mid-size SUV compares favourably with its pricier competitors.
Restrictions put in place on rodenticides: Products relabelled as Health and Safety Executive pushes ahead with its restrictions on second-generation rat poisons.
Overall the ATA Arms SP Silver is not a bad gun, especially when one considers the price
Wildfires sweep across Scotland: Wildfires on west coast of Highlands, Skye and Western Isles after unseasonably dry weather hits parts of Scotland.
Jacklands Trout and Coarse Fishery, in North Somerset, held a "Pass It On Young Sports" day on 17 March.
Gun reviews: Browning B725 Hunter G1 shotgun: When it comes to Browning guns, it is tempting to wonder just how often the company thinks it can reinvent the wheel.
The BBC Trust has announced that it will investigate the BBC's rural coverage, after the BBC was accused of bias in its reporting.
The Devon Wildfowling and Conservation Association raised more than £1,000 on an annual quiz and social night, which took place at the Topsham Rugby Club House on 22 March.
Brown hare control: New code of best practice aims for a sustainable population of hares while allowing for humane control by farmers.
Badger cull: Concern grows as farmers field bogus phone calls and risk being filmed in new threat from anti-badger cull campaigners.
Gun reviews: Purdey 20-Bore Sporter shotgun: This over-under is built by the London firm in association with Perugini & Visini, but it would be a mistake to think of it…
SealSkinz shooting gloves: I’ve worn the older version of these gloves for a couple of years now and, apart from not keeping my hands that warm, they’ve been excellent.…