How clay pigeons behave in flight – Smokin’ Targets with Ben Husthwaite

Side on, front on, what the clay does should help you decide how to take the…

Decoying over spring rape – Crowhow

Andy Crow is out with his shotgun. Oilseed rape is vulnerable to pigeons and the Kent…

How to shoot FITASC – Smokin’ Targets with Ben Husthwaite

FITASC rules – including how to bring the gun up – are notoriously easy to get…

Crow shoot

Paul Childerley becomes ‘The Childernator’. The working gamekeeper is protecting his cover crops from corvids and…

How to shoot ‘lucky’ clay targets – rats and rabbits – Smokin’ Targets with Ben Husthwaite

It’s the stand that reduces champions to also-rans. However, the rat-in-a-pipe is not a ‘lucky’ target,…

How to shoot quartering birds – Smokin’ Targets with Ben Husthwaite

In the latest of his clay pigeon shooting masterclass series, champion shot Ben Husthwaite talks a…

Ben Husthwaite on what’s wrong with clayshooting

Ben Husthwaite speaks out: how come anyone can be a shooting instructor? what can the CPSA…

Who is the best shot with a Beretta?

There is only one way to find out. We are off to the West Midlands Shooting…

Crowhow: Pigeon Shoot Reconnaissance

Andy Crow shows how planning and reconnaissance can make a pigeon day work. He sets up…

Crowhow: how to decoy crows

Crows are hitting the newly-drilled barley. So, Andy Crow is out to hit the Crows. He…

Malta Spring Hunt: how baby birds beat back Packham

Shooting quail and doves in Malta is not as simple as walking out with a dog…

Crowhow: Decoying Pigeons over Lucerne

It’s an animal feed crop and pigeons love it. That’s why April sees Andy Crow out…

On Test: Browning B525 Liberty Light

Here is an exclusive first look at Browning’s new Liberty Light in action. The Oxford and…

Crowhow: defending winter crops from birds

The crops on Andy Crow’s farm in Kent are under attack from pigeons. With a good…

Dove shooting in Argentina – is it as good as they say?

It’s relentless: dove after dove comes over shooters in perhaps the biggest pest control operations in…

#ShotShow 2018

It’s Charlie Jacoby’s report from ShotShow 2018, Las Vegas, featuring close-up looks at these new products:…

Snipe, Woodcock and Golden Plover Shoot

Charlie Jacoby enjoys a couple of days shooting wild birds in Cornwall and West Devon. The…

High Pheasants: Brigands Shoot

Are these the most challenging pheasants in the UK? Ross Neville thinks so. He is at…

High Pheasants: Upperwood Estate

Close-up, slow-motion photography reveals just how much lead a high pheasant needs, as Andy Crow goes…

Hampshire Macnab

Every area has its own Macnab. In Hampshire, says Keith and Gavin from local sporting agent…

How to shoot teal – Smokin’ Targets with Ben Husthwaite

It is the target that catches the clay shooter unawares. It should be easy. Top clay…

High pheasants: Llechweddygarth

Probably the highest pheasants in the UK: Ross Neville goes to the incredible Llechweddygarth in Wales,…

How to shoot crossers – Smokin’ Targets with Ben Husthwaite

Right-to-left or left-to-right, what’s the best way to shoot a crossing clay pigeon target? Top shot…

Crow’s New Toys

Crow has been sent loads of new kit to try on pigeons and deer: – a…

What does it take to launch a shotgun in the UK?

Where do you start? A glossy promotional campaign? Attractive models? And the skilled craftsmanship to produce…

How to shoot loopers – Smokin’ Targets with Ben Husthwaite

We are with the bad boy of shooting, Ben Husthwaite who looks at how to take…

Walked-up partridge with the new Sauer Artemis

It is a partridge shoot that is more than just a shoot. This is a day…

Driven grouse in Scotland

It is driven grouse at its finest. Shooter Ross Neville is on a tour of British…

Goose Shoot

Around 400 canada and greylag geese are landing on a stubble field in Bedfordshire. The farmer…

How to shoot driven birds – Smokin’ Targets with Ben Husthwaite

Top shot Ben Husthwaite shows how to shoot driven targets – useful for both calyshooters and…

Rook Shoot, and what do do when you keep missing

Jaf Jefferson is having a tough morning’s shooting. The decoy pattern is set, but he cannot…

Grouse Season 2017

What kind of shooting season is it going to be? And does the anti-grouse-shooting demo in…

Ben Husthwaite talks clayshoots

Ben Husthwaite hits back at critics who say he cheats at clay shoots. The multi world…

How to shoot rabbits – Smokin’ Targets with Ben Husthwaite

Bouncing bunnies are among the most challenging sporting clay targets you can shoot. Just when you…

Crow’s New Cartridges

Gamebore is launching a new version of its popular Clear Pigeon cartridge – and Andy Crow…

500+ birds in the bag

What do you do pigeons are munching their way through 70 acres of flattened crops? You…

Corvid Control

Jackdaws are damaging the crops and farm manager Andy Crow is going to do something about…

Pigeon Shooting: Flock Focus

When pigeons are feeding around a huge area, how do you bring them back to the…

The Browning Blast

Browning invites a gang of shooting writers to France to burn through 24,000 rounds of ammunition.…

Pigeon shooting over spring drillings

Kent farmer Andy Crow has drilled his crops – and now he has to keep the…

On Test: Aimpoint Micro S1 sight for shotguns

The people who make the famous red dot sight for wild boar have a new product…

Review: Oakedge Shooting Ground

We go behind the scenes at Staffordshire clayshootiung ground Oakedge. How do they set up the…

Essex Masters 2017

It’s the first big clayshooting event of the British clay pigeon calendar. Join the action on…

Pigeon shoot (just the one)

Ryan Dawson of Cymru Hunters and Nick Richards of British Shooting Services ask Charlie Jacoby up…

Crow’s secret new pigeon cartridges

Andy Crow has a hush-hush mission on this pigeon shooting outing. Of course, he is protecting…

Pigeons over January Rape

Mark Winser joins Andy Crow to shoot pigeons on the farm in Kent. The birds are…

On test: Browning B15 Beauchamp

Top clay shot Josh Bridges tries out the new Browning B15 ‘Beauchamp’ on the Bolton Hall…

Scottish Woodcock Shoot

When the rest of Europe freezes in winter, woodcock head for the west coast of the…

Hunting Model

Crow is looking good as he shoots pheasants with Childerley Sporting in the English Home Counties.…

Guns & Cartridges

Going gameshooting in the UK? Don’t know what to bring by way of guns and cartridges?…