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  1. Grouse Shooting – For the First Timer!

    Shooting

    It’s safe to say that Grouse shooting is not for the faint hearted! Arduous hilltop climbs, bulky shooting equipment and breakneck speed Grouse – a small price to pay to witness these incredible game birds race across the moorland providing Read the Rest…

  2. Getting in to Game Fishing

    Fishing

    This is quite a difficult article to write. In reality, the way you get into game fishing is entirely dependent upon your disposable income, and where you live. I am assuming that you are starting to read this article from Read the Rest…

  3. The Hen Harrier Action Day

    Rural Matters

    Three rallies were held on Sunday to highlight the lack of any significant number of Hen Harriers in England. These events were run in tandem with Mark Avery’s online petition calling for a ban on driven Grouse shooting. The weather Read the Rest…

  4. Pick a Non Toxic Cartridge

    How To

    Picking a good non toxic cartridge is not an easy task. There are countless choices, each of which varies in performance and cost. We are frequently asked which cartridge to buy. To answer this you must consider 4 elements:  Quarry, Read the Rest…

  5. Musto Storm Jacket

    Products

    The Musto story; Keith Musto won a sailing Olympic Silver medal in 1964. Fed up with being wet and cold afloat, he started to engineer clothing systems and 50 years on, Musto are still providing the best technical clothing for Read the Rest…

  6. The Duchess of Devonshire’s
    Grouse with Rice & Horseradish Cream Sauce

    At Home

    The moors of Barden Fell and Bolton Abbey have long been a pleasure to visit, with beautifully managed moorland and Estate shops selling local produce. INGREDIENTS 3 young grouse 1 onion, 1 carrot, 1 stick of celery, 1 bay leaf Read the Rest…

  7. A Cotswold farmer gives that extra 17% for conservation

    News

    Richard Benyon, the renowned wildlife-friendly Berkshire MP, who was awarded the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust’s prestigious 2013 Cotswold Grey Partridge Trophy for the miles of wildlife habitats that he has created for this rare bird, recently passed on the Read the Rest…

  8. Schoffel Ptarmigan Ultralight Coat

    Videos

    The first video shown in this selection of Schoffel videos is for the outstanding new Ptarmigan Ultralight Coat Its name of ‘Ultralight’ sums up this exceptional coat really well.  It has a Venturi 2 layer laminate, is fully waterproof, windproof Read the Rest…

  9. Musto Storm Jacket

    Products

    The Musto story; Keith Musto won a sailing Olympic Silver medal in 1964. Fed up with being wet and cold afloat, he started to engineer clothing systems and 50 years on, Musto are still providing the best technical clothing for Read the Rest…

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