Shooting UK

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

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.

December Shooting Gazette 2015

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! With December comes Christmas Day, and the Shooting Gazette Christmas special, packed with the kind of goodies every sportsman and woman would…

woman shooting

1. Join a club The shooting community is a warm one and there are new clubs springing up all over the country for ladies. The Shotgun and Chelsea Bun Club…

Browning B725

Given the reputation of the Browning 525 that’s no mean feat. The B525 is well tried and tested. Proven by the fact that it and the other models that preceded it have needed…

Pigeon shooting

If you’re gameshooting then you’ve got to be aware of etiquette. You have to dress the right way and say the right things. And be a safe Shot of course.…

Remington Versa Max semi-auto shotgun

Lincoln Premier Wildfowling Gun As the name suggests, this fits the bill for a gun that’s dedicated to wildfowling – however it also has potential for other uses, including clay…

A secondhand AyA shotgun can make a worthy and very enjoyable investment, says Mike.

.17 hmr bolt-action rifle

This review pits the Sako Quad Synthetic, CZ Synthetic Silhouette, Browing T-Bolt Synthetic and Anschutz 1517 Thumbhole against each other to find the best .17 HRM bolt-action rifle

How a shotgun works

Lewis Potter looks at the inner workings of a shotgun to explain and illustrate how a shotgun works

westbury white horse

1. Barbury Shooting School, Marlborough Downs  Situated just off the M4, this is a very organised set-up. The shooting school is open every day and offers clayshooters practice sessions and…

There is a saying in the gun trade that there is nothing new. This is often true: think of an idea or another way of doing something and it will so often…

.22LR subsonic ammunition reviewed

A .22 rimfire is largely considered by shooters who have used it to be an accurate vermin cartridge that’s budget friendly and straightforward to shoot with. On the other hand,…