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Germany exempts shooters from lockdown

The German federal government is allowing shooters to break the coronavirus lockdown and carry out wildlife…

Fieldsports Britain – Crow does Argentina

Pigeon expert Andy Crow tries out dove shooting in Argentina. It’s massive. Millions – maybe hundreds…

Doves vs Woodpigeons – Andy Crow’s in Argentina

  Which is best? A big day decoying and shooting British woodpigeons or a monster day…

What will happen to the 2020 shooting season in the UK?

    To shoot or not to shoot is the dilemma facing a game industry under…

South Somerset Ferreters’ 2019 season

Dramatic footage of ferreting – and fun approach to the sport marks the South Somerset Ferreters’…

Hedgerow food you can pick: pilewort and pennywort

Going for your daily walk? Bushcraft expert Jonny Crockett has a couple of plants you can…

HS2 rolls on – Fieldsports News, 8 April 2020

  Packham’s bid to save woodland derailed – Daily Mail and Fcha.nl/hs2 Gamekeepers left out of…

Fear and fantasy: how officials use coronavirus to crack down on fieldsports

At a time when panic-buying could potentially lead to social disorder, the government has decided to…

Defra asks court to dismiss Wild Justice judicial review

Defra has asked a court to refuse Wild Justice’s request for a judicial review seeking to…

The British Countryside #athome – FieldsportsChannel Podcast, episode 32

  What’s going on in the British countryside during the coronavirus? Charlie finds out. What Coronavirus…

Fieldsports Britain – Magic of Roe Deer

The roebuck is one of the most attractive deer we look after in the British countryside.…

Roe deer and how to manage them

Deer expert Niall Rowantree discusses the roe deer. What makes the animal so loved by deerstalkers…

How to assess deer fertility

Deer manager Niall Rowantree is in the larder playing wildlife detective. He’s in the middle of…

‘Send us cash or the baby animal gets it,’ say wildlife charities

Animal charities like to put up images of young wildlife, then demand money to ‘save’ them.…

How to deep clean your rifle scope

Paul Childerley shows how to wash your scope and keep it in tiptop condition. Paul Childerley…

How to make a hunting knife

Master knifemaker Alan Johnson talks through the process, including choosing steel, cutting a shape, grinding an…

Hunt sabs ignore coronavirus lockdown – Fieldsports News, 1 April 2020

Here are the links: Hunt sabs warned against breaking lockdown rules – press release Aussie guns…

Speedy fallow stalk and suspended gralloch – Fieldsports ireland, episode 19

Sometimes, things just go right. Jason is suited and booted, ready for an epic stalk. Just…

Coronavirus chatshow – FieldsportsChannel Podcast, episode 31

  It’s shooting sports in the time of coronavirus. What’s going to happen to the 2020…

Scottish government refuses to help ‘shooting’ businesses

The Scottish government is using the current C19 crisis to force rural businesses from farms and…

BBC partridge numbers cock-up

The BBC figures on the numbers of grey partridges are wildly inaccurate. That’s the response from…

Countryside calendar changes

Coronavirus has changed the shape of spring and summer events. Game fairs are moving dates. The…

C19 hits shooting sports – Fieldsports News, 25 March 2020

  Here are the links: Coronavirus hits shooting – read our story Packham’s pandemic prediction backfires…

Fieldsports Britain – How to survive at home

We’re all in the cooler now. And bushcraft experts Jonny Crockett, Cai Ap Bryn and Sergio…

Bone broth recipe

Ingredients 1.5kg venison bones 2 large onions 1 whole garlic bulb 4 celery stalks 3 carrots…

Shooterking offers free protective suits to the NHS

Shooterking has 500 protective suits ready to ship to the NHS for free. With UK healthworkers…

What coronavirus means for British shooting sports

The UK government’s new rules on movement are affecting shooting sports in the UK. What are…

Shooters hand out free meat to NHS workers

Need meat? Shooters can provide. With butchers and supermarkets across the country seeing panic buying, deerstalkers…

Fieldsports Britain – Paul’s Sako Strapondeggtomy

What’s a Strapond🥚tomy? Find out here. It’s Paul Childerley’s test for rifle recoil. Put an egg…

Coronavirus and the British gun trade

As coronavirus sweeps the UK, what’s happening to the gun trade? We’ve all seen the scenes…

On Test: Sako S20

Paul Childerley has been using the Sako S20 for a month and has shot more than…

Legal battle over gamebird release – Fieldsports News, 18 March 2020

Here are the links: Legal battle over game-bird release – BASC website West of England Game…

Packham pushes grouse back into Parliament – Fieldsports News, 11 March 2020

  Here are the links: Parliament to ponder driven grouse ban – again – Wild Justice…

‘Shot’ peregrine killed by car

When newspapers reported the death of a peregrine, they copied and pasted the press release from…

Thermal sights: are they sporting?

  Cai Ap Bryn and Tim Pilbeam go deerstalking with thermal. They know that it’s amazingly…

Smoke, terriers and a fountain of rats

  Rats, terriers, children, the elderly, a chainsaw – throw them all into an abandoned farmyard…

Fieldsports Britain – Ratting Riot

  One of the Kings of England named ratting as his favourite sport. It’s easy to…

‘ZERO consultation’: Gamebore/Lyalvale Express reinforce lead phase out claims

Cartridge maker Lyalvale Express has joined Gamebore in reinforcing their statement a week ago they were…

‘Greyhound’ Facebook group reacts to our Midlands poaching story

Mixed reviews of our video exposing the poaching gangs terrorising farms in the Midlands. Some are…

How Bullets are Bad for Birds – FieldsportsChannel Podcast episode 30

Roy Lupton really doesn’t like lead. He’s a falconer whose birds have suffered from lead particles…

No refunds for German gunshow IWA standholders?

IWA is not answering emails about refunds, according to some standholders. They are nervous that the…

Shooting and Countryman Show, EventCity, Manchester, Saturday-Sunday 19-20 September 2020

Come and see us at Manchester exhibition centre EventCity, which hosts the British Shooting & Countryman…

Lead debacle continues – Fieldsports News, 4 March 2020 Fieldsports Channel

Here are the links Lead shot debacle continues Fcha.nl/leadban Government adviser says UK doesn’t need farms…

Gooseshooter vs antis

A few weeks ago we told you about Barry Swain’s difficulty in doing his pest control…

Decoying pigeons in February (while babysitting)

Crow’s five-year-old grandson Regan joins him in the hide for a day on the pigeons. It’s…

Poaching gangs hit Midlands farms

By Ben O’Rourke ben@fieldsportschannel.tv It looks like your typical English countryside with fields, hedges and woods…

Fieldsports Britain – Crow takes his grandson shooting

You can’t start them too young, says Crow. He takes his grandson Regan into the pigeon…

Sir Ranulph Fibs – FieldsportsChannel Podcast episode 29

  Sir Ranulph Fiennes is a much-loved national treasure – but when it comes to hunting…

Try our IWA 2020 replacement service

Were you planning to showcase your kit at IWA? Why not try our IWA replacement service?…

On Test: Savage Arms 110 Lightweight Storm

  Jason Doyle puts the Savage Arms 110 Lightweight Storm through its paces. He takes this…