Royal visit to shooting and conservation project

Shooting news: HRH The Duke of Edinburgh has visited the GWCT’s Allerton Project research and demonstration farm at Loddington, in Leicestershire, where he met staff and saw the results of current farmland conservation research projects.

Royal backing for a century of conservation

At the end of November BASC held their centenary patrons' reception at Coutts and Co. in London, where His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh praised BASC for its work to promote shooting and conservation over the last 100 years.

Conservation trust appoint new president

The Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust have appointed Lord Salisbury as their new president. Lord Salisbury succeeds the Earl Peel, who steps down from Britain’s leading wildlife research charity after a period of eight years.