July often means only one thing for shooting people: The Game Fair. The countryside’s biggest and best event makes its debut at Hatfield House between July 28 – 30, and Shooting Gazette cannot wait to be part of the action. We’ll have another fantastic subscription offer for readers old and new, so why not make coming to see us part of what is sure to be an extremely busy schedule? There’s plenty to get you excited about the event and more besides in another fantastic issue, including….

10 things to see and do at the Game Fair 2017
What will be on your agenda at Hatfield House?

Down memory lane
Robin Scott recounts some humorous and hair-raising tales from Game Fairs gone by.

Game Fair shopping guide
Five pages of the new threads that may soon in your sporting wardrobe.

Hands on learning
How Milton Abbey School gives lessons in game shooting.

Should you ever smack your dog?
Helena Venables investigates a thorny issue in the gundog world.

From Spain to Sweden…via Essex
Shoot reports from warm and cold climes with a drop of wine thrown in.

Reviews, reviews, reviews
The Browning 725 Pro Sport, the Yew Tree in Highclere and the Porsche 911 Carrera go under the microscope.