Shotgun of the year – Beretta 694 The 694 is the over-and-under platform designed specifically for competition shooting, with a precise objective in mind: to help these competitive shooters increase…

Paul Childerley

Gamekeeper of the year – Paul Childerley  Paul Childerly is not only an award winning gamekeeper, sporting company founder and owner, Fieldsports Channel team member but also a five times…

Charles Nodder

Lifetime achievement – Charles Nodder Charles Nodder, who has worked tirelessly as the political advisor for both the National Gamekeepers’ Organisation since its inception more than 20 years ago, and…

Rifle of the year

Rifle of the year – CZ 457  CZ have always and continue to offer just what real shooters want, the new CZ 457 series of .22 rimfire rifles continues the lineage…

Rifle Ammo of the Year

Rifle ammunition of the year –  Sako Powerhead Blade  This ammunition meets the needs of the most demanding lead-free fieldsports enthusiasts.  The unique Tri-Blade Tip design, together with the reaction…

Chris Dalton

Professional stalker of the year – Chris Dalton  Chris is the founder of South Ayrshire Stalking which was started in 2002. Chris began this venture to provide authentic Scottish deer…

lead shotgun cartridges

The government is now considering a lead ammunition ban under the UK’s new chemical regulation system – UK REACH– and has requested an official review of the evidence to begin…

Pulsar Krypton XG50 thermal-imaging unit

The Krypton XG50 looks almost identical to the popular front-mounted F155 and the later F455 night-vision models, and the button layout and functions are practically the same. The Krypton, however,…

Brown hare

Senior Government sources have told The Telegraph that a close season is to be introduced for brown hares. A complete ban on shooting mountain hares is also to be introduced…