Anschutz 1761

I am considering changing the old .22 Hornet rifle I use for fox control with a modern .22/250, but am undecided as to whether to go for a wood stock…

champion stake

Six dogs ran in that first Champion Stake in 1869 and the winner was Mr. Garth’s pointer dog Drake. One hundred and fifty years later we gathered on Sheikh Mohammed…

air rifle maintenance

Your questions on air rifle maintenance answered 1. How can I tell if my air rifle needs a service? Q: Does my .22 air rifle need a service? I have been…

George Digweed shooting

Would you like to be taught to shoot by George Digweed MBE? Who wouldn’t? He is the winner of 26 world titles and over 150 international titles. He is unequalled…

Labour attack grouse shooting

The Glorious Twelfth – the traditional start of the grouse shooting season – has been marked by a new attack from Labour on the sport. The party has stated that…

Buying a precharged pneumatic airgun (PCP) isn’t cheap. First off there is the rifle, which will cost a few hundred pounds. Then there’s the scope plus the air bottle or…

Butt used in grouse shoots

Key advice for grouse shooters this season   Check the paperwork. Double check your shotgun licence does not need to be renewed and you have the insurance necessary for a…

Firearm certificate

Advice on how to get your firearm certificate with information on what police are looking for, what counts as good reason to own a firearm and what variations are