North Cornwall Shooting Ground

North Cornwall Shooting Ground

North Cornwall Shooting Ground Maxworthy Cross, Half Way Between N Peth- North Petherwin & Week St Mary North Petherwin CORNWALL Secretary  Andrew Vanstone Phone 01409 211458 Disciplines DTL, ABT, UTR

Landare Farm Clay Shoot

Landare Farm Clay Shoot

Landare Farm Clay Shoot Landare Farm Duloe LISKEARD CORNWALL PL14 4QD Secretary David Mitchell Phone 01503 220567 Disciplines ESK, ESP, STR, ABT, OSK, FSP

High View Clay Shoot

High View Clay Shoot

High View Clay Shoot  Beardon Barton Boyton LAUNCESTON CORNWALL PL15 8NR Secretary: Donna Gregory Phone 01566 785433 Disciplines ESP, FSP

County Gun Club

County Gun Club

County Gun Club Lower Lake On B3254 Upton Cross, Liskeard CORNWALL PL14 5BQ Secretary: Bill Moussalli Phone 01579 363301 Disciplines DTL, ESK, ESP, STR, ABT, A/R, OSK

A lesson shooting overhead clays from behind

  The target The target that Geoff had chosen to look at was an overhead clay from behind – the reversal of an incomer. This target is not only a challenge for the clay shooter, but can also offer a simulation of a woodpigeon hurting over a tall hedge or trees from behind a hide. Geoff…

game shooting at sunset

How to shoot more driven birds

At this time during the season, I tend to lose count of the number of times I hear Guns saying, “I got off to a really good start with my shooting, but now the wheels have fallen off …”. There are a few factors that cause this. Birds are now strong on the wing, the weather conditions…

Mobile phones in the field

Do mobile phones have a place in the field?

Crucial phones By Ben Samuelson It was only a couple of generations ago when our late king wouldn’t have seen much use for a mobile phone on a day’s shooting. He took his private train down to his private station, had an excellent morning’s sport, lunch and a quiet hour after before bumbling back to…

Secrets of successful winter pigeon shooting

Due to the mild weather, this year’s autumn drillings went well, the best they have for a few years — it was more like shooting over spring drillings. With the new farming schemes, there have been a lot of over-wintered stubbles, which is encouraging, and mustard has been the crop of choice for the green cover crop schemes in…

man shooting on moor

Good days, bad days

I came off a dawn flight clad top to toe in camouflage, including a baseball cap given to me in the US, with my over-and-under magnum-chambered 12-bore and fowling cartridges in the boot. In the estate yard I joined the beaters for the day’s pheasant shoot, but when the host discovered that a guest Gun had suddenly had…