Gamekeeper guilty of poisoning

A Borders gamekeeper who admitted lacing pheasant carcasses with poison and using live pigeons as bait has been given 220 hours of community service.

Star England batsman Kevin Pietersen knocks clays for sixes, fours and even a few singles, too, as he takes on ST’s Ian Valentine at the West London Shooting School

The pros and cons of rape seed

The English countryside seems to have been daubed in the yellow paint of oilseed rape. Robin Marshall-Ball investigates the pros and cons of this booming cash crop

Tony Jackson follows a unique pack of Griffon Vendeen hounds on the hunt for rabbits in Devon

Renowned for the reliability and accuracy of its rifles, Remington's latest addition to its Model 700 series provides an excellent mid-weight varmint rifle.

Tony Jackson meets a highly skilled and versatile gunmaker from West Dorset, Michael Rainback, and discovers that the gun trade is still thankfully thriving