Helen Nakielny, having trained her team of hawk and horse, is ready to set out on an inaugural hunting adventure, so she heads out at the crack of dawn in…

Hunting fights back after ban

Two years after the ban, hunts are still out, Conservatives offer a lifeline, but are foxes in decline?

144 of Cumbria’s Sites of Specific Scientific Interest (SSI’s) have been excluded from a list of locations to be given special protection from waste dumping

Rottweil .410 shotgun review

Take a look at the Rottweil over-under .410, a small-bore shotgun with a beautiful stock and a lot of class.

Cold-weather ferreting

Near perfect conditions promise a ferreting opportunity too good to miss. Tony Jackson grabs his gun and heads for a likely-looking hedgerow

BSA Lightning XL Tactical air rifle

BSA Lightning XL Tactical air rifle: We are struck by the graceful lines and fantastic accuracy produced by the latest spring-powered air rifle made by BSA, the Lightning XL Tactical.

Call for more land registration

The Land Registry wants information on nearly half the land in England and Wales - the half that hasn't been registered yet.

Fowling in gales and floods

After howling gales and torrential rain, Robin Marshall-Ball was certainly not going to miss the first fowling opportunity of the year on the moonlit Somerset levels

John Humphreys picks up the pace as he heads out to Spain where, despite the recent rain, the partridge provide challenging and exhilarating sport for the best of Shots

A successful year for roe in Scotland, 2006 saw milder weather in the growing season, which produced some international-level heads. Iain Watson and Allan Allison report

Sunday shooting goes to parliament

Time for discussion on whether shooting pheasants on Sunday should remain illegal or whether, just as with pigeon, shooters should be able to choose