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The Great British Shooting Awards 2024

The Great British Shooting Awards 2024

The results are in from the Great British Shooting Awards, held on Friday 23rd February at the Birmingham NEC.

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Fieldsports Journal
Ten weeks to go until World Gunmakers’ Evening lands

Ten weeks to go until World Gunmakers’ Evening lands

Make sure you secure tickets to The World Gunmakers’ Evening before it returns on Wednesday 8 November at The Armoury House in the heart of the City of London.

It’s a blue sapphire year for The Game Fair

It’s a blue sapphire year for The Game Fair

To mark The Game Fair’s 65th anniversary, we have compiled a fun list 65 things you may not know about the festival of the great British Countryside. This year, the hugely popular event is being held 28-30 July at Ragley Hall in Warwickshire.

Hornady partners with hunting and conservation icon Franz-Albrecht

Hornady partners with hunting and conservation icon Franz-Albrecht

Franz-Albrecht zu Oettingen-Spielberg's commitment to marksmanship, selective hunting, and environmental stewardship has garnered him international acclaim.

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First ever World Championships for rimfire precision rifle shooting!

First ever World Championships for rimfire precision rifle shooting!

The GBPRA is proud to announce its team for the inaugural 2023 International Precision Rifle Federation, World Championship for Rimfire Precision Rifle.

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FREE TICKETS TO THE GWCT SCOTTISH GAME FAIR - BUT HURRY!

FREE TICKETS TO THE GWCT SCOTTISH GAME FAIR - BUT HURRY!

Thanks to sponsorship from Waverton Investment Management, subscribers to the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust enewsletter can enjoy complimentary entry!

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Unmissable things to see and do at the Northern Shooting Show this May

Unmissable things to see and do at the Northern Shooting Show this May

Organisers are set to welcome 25,000 visitors to the annual Northern Shooting Show when it returns to the Yorkshire Event Centre in Harrogate on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 May.

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Admin
WIN a Leica Fortis 6 scope worth over £2,200!

WIN a Leica Fortis 6 scope worth over £2,200!

Fill in our survey for a chance to win a Leica Fortis 6 scope worth over £2,200, or a fantastic item of Harkila clothing for the runners-up!

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Rifle Shooter
Total wipe out – the impending plight of South Uist’s deer

Total wipe out – the impending plight of South Uist’s deer

An upcoming community vote could see the complete eradication of South Uist’s deer, the loss of jobs, and the end of a blossoming venison processing project.

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Sporting Shooter
'Like taking the reindeer from the Sami people'

'Like taking the reindeer from the Sami people'

A National Trust for Scotland out-of-season deer cull in Scotland’s iconic Glen Coe could mark the end of life as they know it for the last of the ‘hill people’.

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Emily Damment
The Country Food Trust's winter appeal

The Country Food Trust's winter appeal

The Country Food Trust is proud to launch their Winter Appeal with the ambition of raising £200,000 to help feed families in crisis using high protein, healthy game, venison and turkey meat.

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Sporting Shooter
Introducing the NEW Zeiss DTI 6 thermal!

Introducing the NEW Zeiss DTI 6 thermal!

Zeiss introduces the DTI 6 - a new thermal imaging camera with exceptional image quality to precisely identify your quarry, day or night!

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Rifle Shooter
10 things to do at the first ever GWCT Welsh Game Fair!

10 things to do at the first ever GWCT Welsh Game Fair!

Our choice of 10 unmissable things to do and see at the inaugural GWCT Welsh Game Fair; as well as being a fun day out for the whole family, the fair raises important funds for research into Wales' most vulnerable species.

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Emily Damment
Three shooting estates win Redlist Revival awards for conserving hen harriers, lapwings & black grouse

Three shooting estates win Redlist Revival awards for conserving hen harriers, lapwings & black grouse

Three Moorland Association estates - all of which provide grouse & game shooting - have been awarded ‘Life on Land’ awards from RedList Revival for work conserving rare birds.

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Emily Damment
British Shooting launches #TargetChange

British Shooting launches #TargetChange

#TargetChange is an initiative designed to change the perception of target shooting and shape its future as more inclusive and diverse sport.

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Rifle Shooter
Swarovski Optik Z8i scope: made for hunting

Swarovski Optik Z8i scope: made for hunting

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Swarovski Optik
NEW high performing PM II riflescope from Schmidt & Bender

NEW high performing PM II riflescope from Schmidt & Bender

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Emily Damment
Imports of hunting trophies to the UK banned

Imports of hunting trophies to the UK banned

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Emily Damment