The Big ‘Green’ Shotgun Shell Test – Fieldtester, episode 2

    This month we go green and test the shotgun shells with the best eco…

Channel 4 News attacks grousemoors

If you watched Channel 4 News on the evening of Monday 21 September 2020, you may…

How to make your shoot covid safe

  One thing that the sport of shooting knows all about and that’s safety. Like thousands…

Fieldsports Britain – win a day’s pheasant shooting

  Lots of firsts this season: driven gameshooting is covid-safe, there’s the new Beretta Silver Pigeon…

Councils pay to get rid of ‘rare’ seagulls

  Ben O’Rourke   In the ancient ballad Scarborough Fair, a man tells his ex-girlfriend, who…

TV News grouseshooting contempt – Fieldsports News, 23 September 2020

Here are the links: Channel 4 News targets moor managers in rule-breaking report – YouTube Channel…

Giant London fox shot

Vermin controllers have shot an unusually large fox on a south London golf course. Ross Vanner…

Northern Irish council signs off red squirrel death warrant

Councillors at Ards North Down Borough Council are to let grey squirrels breed, even though that…

Packham and sabs step up action as badger culls begin

BBC TV host Chris Packham is criticising the government for extending its badger culling. The celebrity…

Fieldsports Britain – Foxshooting like a Minion

  We’re all about fox shooting this week. Roy Lupton is out to test new night…

Bream wars in the Norfolk Broads

  Ben O’Rourke “The whole project about Hoveton Great Broad is about restoring clear water, using…

Newspapers give shooting a kicking – Fieldsports News, 16 September 2020

  Here are the links: Media targets grouse shooters – Mirror Packham promotes fieldsports magazine –…

UK gun licence medical-check scandal

Ben O’Rourke Five years ago, Tim Newcombe was working for three farmers and a school, clearing…

New anglers flock to UK fishing festivals

Fishing events in the UK report great turnouts as the sport welcomes 100,000 new anglers (government…

Fieldsports Britain – long, tall pest control

Enjoy spectacular crow and pigeon shooting on Exmoor on the same ground that the world’s greatest…

Sab says hunt uses horses ‘as weapons’ – Fieldsports News, 9 September 2020

Here are the links: Sab says hunt horse put him in hospital – Facebook Anti-badger cull…

Charlie’s dad – FieldsportsChannel Podcast, episode 38

  Charlie Jacoby talks to his father, Martin Jacoby about Martin’s life as a natural historian,…

Hen harriers having ‘fantastic year’, with record-breaking fledglings

In the north of England, 60 hen harrier chicks fledged this year – the most since…

How the RSPB persecutes gamekeepers

  Ben O’Rourke A few years ago, two gamekeepers, a policeman and a man from a…

Fieldsports Britain – Roy’s ratberg, dead ahead

  It’s a rat hunting challenge. Roy attempts to take down the ratberg that is his…

Antis terrorise badger cull couple – Fieldsports News, 2 September 2020

  Here are the links: Sabs step up harassment of couple linked to badger culls –…

Switzerland tightens hunting tourism for ibex

The only canton where foreigners can stalk ibex has bowed to pressure from animal rights activists.…

Sabs step up harassment of couple linked to badger culls

The pavement outside the home of a couple linked to the government’s badger culls has been…

Bird ringing: bad for birds?

  Bird ringer Wilf Norman and ornithologist John Cavana present their cases for differing conservation techniques.…

Fieldsports Britain – Tim’s fallow fist

  Tim is on ground where 100 fallow need to be shot. He goes all Grand…

New Scottish deer season – Fieldsports News, 26 August 2020

Here are the links: Hind season to open on 1 September for some RSPB says raptor…

Daily Telegraph puts negative spin on positive pheasant report

Gameshooting is good for the environment, but could do better. That’s the conclusion of a review…

Badger cull data leak: what’s next and what victims should do

    The anti-badger cull brigade are not happy. After the English government apparently promised to…

Sabs hit shoots – Fieldsports News, 19 August 2020

  Here are the links Sabs target Glorious Twelfth – Fieldsports News Animal rights extremists try…

Fieldsports Britain – The Undersea World of Cai Ap Bryn

  We’re hunting under the warm waters of the English south coast. Game chef Cai Ap…

Sabs target Glorious Twelfth shoot

The Hunt Saboteurs Association claims it successfully disrupted a shoot on the first day of this…

‘You’re next’: extremist sabs issue threats to badger cullers, offer cash for info

“Let’s see how they like being hunted,” said Stop The Cull on its Facebook page, the…

How to sponsor a hound

Hunts all over the country offer hound sponsorship – and it’s probably cheaper than you think.…

Mythbusting copper bullets – Fieldtester episode 1

  It’s the first episode of our new monthly Fieldtester kit series, which comes with a…

‘Catastrophically stupid’: how a ban on grouse shooting could destroy the countryside

People in Britain’s uplands are nervous. On the Glorious 12th, the date that launches weeks of…

Fieldsports Britain – The Glorious Twelfth 2020

  We have grouse, fox shooting and the most popular night vision kit in this week’s…

Grouse’s heather beetle peril – Fieldsports News, 12 August 2020

  Here are the links: Will heather bug ‘devastate’ grouse shooting? – Yorkshire Post Hen Harrier…

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…

Fieldsports Britain – Short-Range Buck Shooting

  Here’s how to call in bucks and shoot them at close-range. Roy Lupton uses his…

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…

Fieldsports Britain – Crow lights up the rabbits

  When it comes to wildlife numbers you can trust the bloke whose job is to…

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…

Fieldsports Britain – Ollie Williams ❤️🏝️ hunts a muntie

  Ollie Williams is stalking muntjac with Hampshire deer manager Ben Heath. Ben is about to…

Actor Peter Egan compares trophy hunters to paedophiles

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