Charlie’s off with his dad to sort out the scourge of the cabbages with a shotgun. Yes – he is shooting butterflies Unlike most butterflies, which are in serious decline caused mainly by insecticides, the cabbage white has no large natural predators – apart from Charlie. ▶ To find out about Albert Meek’s butterfly shooting, […]

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Romany Custom Catapults makes the most beautiful catapults in the world. Charlie Jacoby visits the man behind it, Asa Wilson, and finds out how he designs and builds them and, crucially, how to shoot them. This item appears on YouTube in Fieldsports Britain, episode 398 bit.ly/fieldsportsbritain398 Sign up for our weekly email newsletter www.fieldsportschannel.tv/register

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Gamekeeper John is one of the best-known catapult shots in the world, thanks to YouTube. We go hunting with him in the woods and along the hedgerows of his beautiful part of North Wales. It is all thanks to stalking guide Andrew Profit and his son Hamish – thanks to them for fixing up our […]

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Meet the best of the best of the catapult world. It is the British Catapult Association championships and we are picking up toptips on how to use this most noble of weapons from Gamekeeper John, Keith Dighton, Ambrose Draper and Kevin Lloyd. Learn about Over The Top, Through the Forks, Pickle Fork and Gangster. You […]

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