Shooting UK

man shooting

Always know where your fellow shooters are Have a quick glance around as you walk onto the stand – it could save a life If anyone hands you a gun…

Working sprocker spaniel

Every Monday starts full of excitement and anticipation. I watch as the curtains are opened, praying for good weather. Sometimes we’re blessed, sometimes we’re not. Today fog fills the valley…

Baikal shotguns

Baikal shotguns are inexpensive BUT reliable A new over-and-under would be about £617 A new side-by-side would set you back about £562 They are made in the Russian city of…

Canada goose sentry decoy

Promotional feature Most wildfowlers are aware that geese are naturally curious birds and will fly down to investigate something that particularly catches their attention – which why effective decoys are…

Advertorial Climate change, pests, diseases and pollution are combining to extend a serious risk to the well-being of the UK’s woodlands. This toxic combination will influence our lives and businesses,…

what to wear game shooting

It is evident that clothing is a significant expense when you take up shooting. It is vitally important to choose the right stuff, as no outdoor sport is fun in…

A-Z guide to shooting terms

A Accidental discharge Sometimes called a “negligent discharge”. It is the unintentional firing of a rifle or gun Action The mechanism of a rifle or gun by which it is loaded,…

outdoor picnic idea

Veronica Heath prepares a sumptuous summer picnic that is certain to give you inspiration for whatever alfresco-eating occasion you are planning this summer

clayshooting ground

Now summer's here, make the most of the fine weather and do some good by organising a charity clay. Here's our easy guide to what you need to know

airgun bill

1. Which pellet is best for my air rifle?  It all depends on whether your air rifle is spring powered, pre-charged pneumatic (PCP) or powered by carbon dioxide. Discover what our…

Gameshooting in the UK guide

Find game shooting in the UK! This guide is here to help you find available game shooting around the country. Counties listed alphabetically.