In this week’s issue:

Scotland to fight snare/trap vandals: Study to assess interference with legal traps

Twitchers launch wildlife crime battle: New campaign group to report wildlife crime

Around the regions: The latest news from your neck of the woods

The six “P”s of pigeon shooting: Preparation is key to a successful outing

The value of roost shooting: Robin Scott heads for the woods

A flare for shooting pigeon: Top advice on how to shoot flaring pigeon

Operation clean-up: Getting your shoot in order for next season

Floods, poaching and the media: The media’s “silly season” has arrived early

Competition: Win a fantastic pigeon control prize pack

Pigeon paraphernalia: Tom Payne on the ideal shooting kit