Gamekeepers and shoot organisers tell Robin Scott why they’re more than happy to see some Guns back for another day – but not others… One of the many great pleasures of shooting is receiving an invitation to take part in a day – hopefully the first of several that we each receive during the season… read more →

Learning how to call muntjac deer can be a deadly tactic but you need a strategy, stealth and a good call, writes Graham Downing How to call muntjac deer The art of calling quarry to a hidden hunter is as old as hunting itself. Wildfowlers call duck and geese, fox shooters call foxes and, of.. read more →

What makes a good game shoot? It is the birds, the welcome, perhaps even the transport? We asked the experts for their opinions. We’ve all been to a new game shoot and our friends have asked us what it was like afterwards. In many ways this is a position of some influence. What you say.. read more →

The Norwegian parliament’s decision to reintroduce lead shot for live quarry over non-wetlands comes following lengthy campaigning from the Norwegian Association of Hunters and Anglers. Alan Jarrett commented: “I welcome the decision of the Norwegian parliamentary committee to recommend the repeal of the law banning the use of lead shot over non-wetland areas. BASC firmly.. read more →