Gun ownership stays steady in England and Wales

Attacks on shooting sports by the anti-gun and animal rights lobby are having no effect on gun ownership in England & Wales.   According to the latest statistics on firearm and shotgun certificates (England and Wales: April 2019 to March 2020), there were 159,483 firearm certificates on issue as at 31 March 2020, a 0.2% […]

Assault on legal gun ownership by fear-mongering UK media

This weekend saw local newspapers across the country take aim at the shooting community. Dramatic headlines declare: ‘Hundreds of the “most dangerous” firearms owned legally in (insert county here)’, in a coordinated exercise in fear-mongering. The articles appeared mainly in the north and online news sites run by JPIMedia.   In the Halifax Courier‘s chilling […]