Chris Packham’s Trojan Truce – Fieldsports News, 5 August 2020

  Here are the links: Packham tries to split shooters over grouse Hedgehog numbers halve but…

How grousemoors prevent flooding

News editor Ben O’Rourke talks to grouse moor owners about how they are reversing the post-war…

Local newspaper failure over gun figures – Fieldsports News, 29 July 2020

    Here are the links Legal gun ownership under fire from fear-mongering UK media –…

How to Deal With Antis

  What do you do when confronted by a sab in a black balaclava when you…

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…

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…

Red or dead: how killing invasive grey squirrels boosts threatened reds

  Ben O’Rourke “Most military strategists will tell you that if an army seeks to simply…

Best Dogfood 2020

 It’s the results of our massive dog questionnaire, covering dogfood, dog breeds and dog boxes,…

Actor’s mad rant against pro-hunting scientist – Fieldsports News, 22 July 2020

  Here are the links: Actor says hunters are like paedophiles – Fieldsports News New vegan…

Actor Peter Egan compares trophy hunters to paedophiles

Actor and Downton Abbey cast member Peter Egan has launched personal attacks on a conservationist and…

RSPCA backs law-breaking antis in gamekeeper smear campaign

The RSPCA has voiced support for claims by antis that gamekeepers in the Peak District broke…

Decathlon bows to animal rights extremists

A sports retail chain has removed products from its UK website following pressure from animal rights…

Nesting season clearfell shock

  Ben O’Rourke On the main street in Harthill is a welcome sign with a picture…

Green Party shame – Fieldsports News, 15 July 2020

    Here are the links: Anti welcomes Charlton death – Fieldsports News RSPB plots largescale…

Jack Charlton death ‘good’ says anti

A councillor and former lord mayor of York caused outrage when he welcomed the death of…

BASC moves against Wild Justice ‘legal warfare’

BASC is launching a new legal fighting fund. The account will hold ring-fenced reserves of £1…

Western Australia breaks rules to maintain animal rights purity

Western Australia has sacked a civil servant because he goes hunting. Jewell Crossberg was appointed acting…

Shoots set to boom – Fieldsports News, 8 July 2020

  Here are the links Loosened lockdown leads to surge in shoot interest – GunsOnPegs Pheasant…

Traps, tricks and terror: how animal rights extremists try to take down gamekeepers

  Ben O’Rourke All Darcy Smith wanted was to be a good gamekeeper. After years of…

What’s the outlook for pheasant poult prices?

  Demand for pheasant poults has gone down, supply has gone down, prices have gone up…

Mirror starts hate campaign against one of hunting’s national treasures

Legendary British gunmaker Paul Roberts had more than 1,000 hate messages and death threats after the…

Shooting seagulls: how Natural England has got it wrong

Ben O’Rourke It’s a sunny Friday afternoon in the sleepy seaside town of Hunstanton, Norfolk. With…

Best hunting binoculars

   It’s our Fieldtester binoculars survey. We sent out the survey during coronavirus lockdown and…

Countryfile’s ‘race hate’ charge against country people – Fieldsports News, 1 July 2020

  Here are the links: BBC Countryfile accuses countryside of racism – Fieldsports News British venison…

BBC Countryfile accuses countryside of racism

The BBC has come under fire for suggesting non-whites are not welcome in the countryside. A…

Swarovski bets on field of view with NL Pure binos

Forget light transmission, forget ease-of-use – they are last year’s optic USPs. Swarovski’s three new binocular…

Animal rights vandals smash Brighton butchers ‘in memory’ of dead Canadian activist

Canadian activist Regan Russell was killed by a truck full of pigs on its way to…

Chris Packham and the ‘hen harrier 300’

When Chris Packham criticises grouseshooting, the BBC reports what he says. In the absence of balance,…

Wild Justice tries to close down pheasant shooting – Fieldsports News, 24 June 2020

Here are the links: Wild Justice granted judicial review into gamebird releases – Fieldsports News Shooting…

Gun dancing: it’s now a thing, judging by videos from Russia and Australia

Warning: this may offend people with good taste. Russian Instagramer Ekaterina Subbotina has posted video of…

Meet the ‘golf sabs’: antis hit soft targets during donation drought

Hunt saboteurs are trying to reinvent themselves and widen their support base by going after golf…

Wild Justice wins judicial review into gamebird releases on protected sites

Chris Packham’s anti-shooting group Wild Justice is celebrating approval of its request for a judicial review…

Scotland bans hare shooting

Animal rights activists have pushed a ban on mountain hare shooting through the Scottish parliament, even…

How hen harriers benefit from grouse moors

  Followers of BBC celebrity Chris Packham are probably used to hearing stories of doom and…

Hares on the edge in Scotland – Fieldsports News, 17 June 2020

Here are the links: Greens ban blue hare shooting in Scotland – Fieldsports News Are birdwatchers…

Swans shot dead in Leeds, suspects caught on camera

West Yorkshire Police are appealing for help after two swans were shot dead in Leeds. The…

Natural England toys with wildfowling ban

Wildfowling in England in 2020 could be banned because of Natural England bureaucracy and Wild Justice’s…

CNN pushes anti-hunting agenda with Trump sheep

CNN is ‘faking news’ in its efforts to attack hunting sports, say conservationists. In an article…

Zoo plans to destroy its animals

  by Ben O’Rourke “I’d rather starve than watch these die,” Tracy Tweedy tells me inside…

RSPB attacks pheasant shooting – Fieldsports News, 10 June 2020

Here are the links: RSPB ditches ‘rigorously neutral’ stance on pheasant shooting – Fieldsports News Springwatch…

How vegan ‘terrorists’ wage war on British butchers

Terrorism is the unlawful use of violence and intimidation, especially against civilians, in the pursuit of…

RSPB forgets its ‘rigorously neutral’ stance on pheasant shooting, says GWCT

The Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust has criticised RSPB after a sustained attack on pheasant shooting…

SIG Sauer closes in Germany

The German gunmaker SIG Sauer is closing in Germany. SIG Sauer managing director Tim Castagne told…

Lockdown Britain goes on pet-buying spree, dog thefts increase

Demand for dogs during the UK lockdown hit new heights.Prices for mongrels soared, and some working…

BBC’s Springwatch slammed over ‘incomplete’ owl report

A moorland group has criticised Chris Packham’s ‘Springwatch’ show over a report about an owl that…

Top rifle ammunition of 2020

Fieldsports Channel’s viewers are loyal to their ammunition brands and we have the proof Once they…

No backing down in Baildon battle, says BASC

BASC is fighting an attempt by Bradford City Council to silence criticism of its moorland management.…

How I got my confiscated gun back

  What do you do when your gun has been confiscated on a stopover in a…

Clayground closure fallout – Fieldsports News, 3 June 2020

Wales shooting club closure bad for the sport – MidWalesShootingCentre.com/ Estate worker and angler attacked by…

British wildfire season 2020

From the beginning of April, wildfires rage across the UK’s uplands, burning hardest where there has…