BASC The British Association for Shooting and Conservation
Organisations call on Michael Gove to make key...
by Debbie Collins on 15/05/2019 at 11:33
Letter asks environment secretary to consider a number of recommendations for resolving the current general licence "chaos". The post Organisations call on Michael Gove to make key changes to general […]
BASC welcomes firearms fees freeze
by Debbie Collins on 14/05/2019 at 14:01
Home Office says annual review will not take place because of delays in implementing intended online licensing system and the need to review arrangements for police medical checks with applicants' […]
Reinstate general licences as a matter of...
by BASC Admin on 13/05/2019 at 15:49
BASC is calling on Defra to reinstate the general licences that were withdrawn by Natural England last month as a matter of “absolute urgency”. The post Reinstate general licences as a […]
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Gin, tonic and elderflower sorbet
by The Field on 19/05/2019 at 09:13
Try something a little different with the elderflower that's starting to appear, with Philippa Davis' gin, tonic and elderflower sorbetPretty and refreshing: gin, tonic and elderflower sorbet.Now is […]
Indoor shooting practice: home, home on the...
by Michael Yardley on 17/05/2019 at 14:12
Cinema-quality backdrops and instant feedback offer an unique chance to practise your rifle and shotgun technique before facing big game. Michael Yardley gives indoor shooting practice a goTaking aim […]
General Licence – what happened, why and what...
by Alexandra Henton on 13/05/2019 at 10:50
As a story emerges about a consideration of change to the legal status of woodpigeon, The Field updates you on the current situation concerning the General Licence and pigeon shootingUpdate on the […]
Major changes to general licensing requirements,...
on 24/04/2019 at 08:40
Three general licences for controlling 16 wild bird species (including pigeon, several types of crow and Canada geese) have been revoked by Natural England as of April 25th 2019 […]
The Burghley Game & Country Fair 2019 -...
on 12/04/2019 at 10:25
What’s on at the Burghley Game and Country Fair 2019? Discover exciting displays, delicious food and endless shopping opportunities! […]
The Eat Game Awards 2018: the winners!
on 18/10/2018 at 11:48
Find out who won which category at the Eat Game Awards 2018, held at Boisdale of Canary Wharf on October 9th 2018 […]
Browning 525 LS - tried & tested
on 15/05/2019 at 10:47
This modernistic, ideally configured Browning 525 LS handles beautifully, and tester Mike Yardley finds he simply cannot miss a target with it in this detailed review […]
Fabarm Axis RS12 Trap - tried & tested
on 15/05/2019 at 10:19
Beautifully balanced, light for purpose and offering great value for money, the Fabarm Axis RS12 Trap shotgun impressed Vic Harker in this in depth review […]
Hatsan Optima B12 shotgun - test & review
on 26/04/2019 at 10:41
The Hatsan Optima B12 shotgun may not win any beauty contests, but it makes up for it in mechanics, shoot-ability and incredible value, writes Mike Yardley […]