New UK woodcock ringing initiative

A new woodcock conservation initiative, the Woodcock Ringing Network, was recently launched in Wales by sporting artist Owen Williams to provide data on the bird’s migration patterns.

A guide to ageing woodcock

ST readers lucky enough to bag one of these rare and most mysterious of birds can now try their hand at ageing them, thanks to Professor Colin Trotman's guide on how to do it

Six of the best on woodcock

Six of the best on woodcock

Have you had your chance at a right-and-left at woodcock yet? David Frost asks six keepers for their thoughts and opinions on this elusive and mystical woodland bird

Become a woodcock contact

Become a woodcock contact

Every season Shooting Times' publishes the regular Woodcock Broadcast to report sightings of these enigmatic birds — find out how to join in.