Happy New Year! January might be the last full month of the driven shooting season but that doesn’t mean things are winding down in the field just yet. Consider the facts, the birds will be stronger, faster and even be a little wilier when in flight, meaning you’ll have to be on your mettle more than ever to bring them down. Shooting Gazette hasn’t taken its foot of the accelerator either…

Is there anything that can beat the beaters’ day?
Why this seminal day in the calendar is the best of the lot.

Short term pain, long term gain…
Why it’s in your interests to settle your shooting bill well in advance.

Celebrating shooting heroes
Catching up with the attendees from the first Help for Heroes shooting course.

Is a new Devon gem waiting to be discovered?
Why the Temple shoot could be your new place of worship.

No further questions…
How the recent Parliamentary debate on grouse shooting was won.

The wonders of wildfowling
Recounting special trips to the Orkney Islands and north west England.

Cosy in Cashmere
Shooting Gazette likes being as snug as a bug in a rug on the peg.

Reviews, reviews, reviews
The Jaguar F-Pace, the Beretta 690 Field I and The Greyhound on the Test hotel go under the microscope.