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10 Gun Shops

Get great advice and a friendly customer service visiting one of these fantastic bricks-and-mortar gun shops.

HERTFORDSHIRE     Carl Russell & Co Gunmakers  

Carl Russell & Co Gunmakers have been established since 2014 and are situated on the picturesque Hatfield Park Estate in Hertfordshire. With over 60 years experience in the British gun trade the team at Carl Russell & Co can advise on all aspects of guns and shooting. Our attractive retail shop is well stocked with new and used shotguns, rifles and air rifles, country clothing and best leather goods. Alongside our retail shop we have full workshop facilities where our time served gunsmith carries out servicing, repairs and renovation work.  

Tel: 01707 709372 • Web: Email: [email protected] 

EAST SUSSEX        Ray Ward Gunsmith  

Established in 1961 by Ray Ward. Now situated in the heart of East Sussex, our extensive showroom has a large clothing department and a fully stocked Gunroom with the option to try-before-you-buy on most guns. Ray Ward Gunsmiths also offer a free Gun fitting service and expert advice. We are also a main dealer for some of the biggest brands in the shooting world. We also offer both a repair service and gun storage facilities.  

Tel: 01825 723516 • Web: Email: [email protected] 

BEDFORDSHIRE      Stephen & Son Gunmakers  

Established in 2002, Stephen & Son Gunmakers is owned and run by master gunmaker Stephane Dupille who has Over 29 years of experience, 22 of which in the London gun trade. Partner Annie Blair manages the running of the shop, and will welcome our customers, with members of the public travelling far and wide for the quality service and fine selection of guns we offer. Extremely passionate about our work, at Stephen & Son Gunmakers our motto is – Quality always comes first.  

Tel: 01525 643387 • Web: Email: [email protected] 


Your one stop shop in the market town of Stony Stratford, on the outskirts of Milton Keynes.  Our business has been serving the shooting community for over 30 years; with onsite parking we are in the perfect location for customers from Bucks, Northants, Beds and Oxon. Our team has extensive experience and knowledge in all aspects of countryside sports. We have an onsite gunsmith, a newly refurbished rifle and air rifle room and a shotgun room, all clearly laid out for easy browsing and all the major brands you would expect from a shop offering guns, clothing and footwear for all your sporting needs. 

Tel: 01908 561298   Web:    Email: [email protected]  

CUMBRIA     Cumbria Sporting Gun  

Cumbria Sporting Gun was launched in 2009 by shooting enthusiast, Derek Gardner. Located in Little Strickland, within easy access of the M6, A6 and A66, Cumbria Sporting Gun’s established and loyal client base is testament to its professional, honest and friendly service. The shop offers a selection of new and secondhand shotgun’s and rifles in it’s Gun Room, with a good range of accessories ranging from rifle scopes to cleaning equipment. Our evolving range of country clothing combines practicality with the latest styles and trends.  

Tel: 07730898216 • Web: Email: [email protected] 

COUNTY DURHAM     Kitt Pongo & The Hogman 

Kitt Pongo and the Hogman provide a wide range of hunting and shooting equipment, along with both new and preowned Air guns and myriad of air gun accessories. Spread across two floors and four showrooms, in store you’ll find a wide range of optics, gun lubes, gun bags, ammo, targets, night vison and much more. Our upper floor showroom stocks a range of hunting clothing, footwear and a range of army surplus clothing. Darlington’s great air gun store, and a real Tardis of an Air gun shop – Call in and browse. 

tel: 01325 355366 • Web:  Email: [email protected] 

BRISTOL     Newavon Arms  

Newavon Arms, your go-to destination for hunting and shooting enthusiasts based in Pill, Bristol just off the M5. Our carefully curated selection guarantees top-quality gear for avid sportsman and passionate stalkers. Additionally, we offer authentic British and Scottish deer stalking experiences. Our dedicated team is here to make your outdoor pursuits unforgettable. For a one-stop location of training, shooting, hunting, butchery, and more, come visit us at NewAvon Arms. Follow us on instagram @newavonarms1 and facebook NewAvonarms 

Tel: 01275 372 404 • Web: Email: [email protected]

SELKIRKSHIRE      Game & Country  

Here at Game & Country we supply game equipment and accessories throughout the UK and beyond. Our gunroom can cater for all your ammunition, reloading & outdoor clothing requirements. Along with a vast array of thermal & night vision, rifles & shotguns. Our guiding principle is that all goods we stock should be fully useable and functional for Gamekeepers & Estate staff to work with day in day out. With this in mind, all our products are tested by ourselves. 

Tel: 01750 725225 • Web: Email: [email protected] 

SOMERSET    UK Gun Repairs  

As well as a vast selection of new and pre-owned guns on site, UK Gun Repairs focus on quality repair and refurbishment services in the gun trade. Our service ranges from the modern sporting shotgun to fine English game guns. Whether it is a minor or major repair or even a complete restoration, please do not hesitate to contact us. We also sell and repair air rifles. All work is carried out by our own dedicated team of craftsmen, who have over 150 years combined workshop experience. 

Tel: 01823 650887 • Web: Email: [email protected]  

CAMBRIDGESHIRE    Cambridge Gun Club  

Cambridge Gun Club was formed in May 2010 by Mick & Karen Hodson. The site has developed over the years and now includes Clay Shooting, 100 yard Rifle Range, Practical Range, 50 yard Rifle Range, Air Rifle layout and Cafe. Onsite retail facilities include a dedicated gun shop offering new and used firearms, with expert advice always on hand; shooting accessories for both clay and rifle shooters; reloading consumables & equipment; cartridges and ammunition from the leading manufacturers and general accessories for all your shooting needs.  

Tel: 01353 648004 • Web: Email: [email protected]