C19 hits shooting sports – Fieldsports News, 25 March 2020

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

Shooters hand out free meat to NHS workers

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

Coronavirus and the British gun trade

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

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…

‘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…

No refunds for German gunshow IWA standholders?

IWA has not been answering emails about refunds, according to some standholders. After postponing the March…

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…

Poaching gangs hit Midlands farms

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

Lead shot: behind the ban

If you are giving up lead, the three contenders for your shotshells are steel, tungsten and…

Royal gundog trainer tragedy – Fieldsports News, 26 February 2020

Here are the links: Royal gun dog trainer tragedy – Daily Mail Daily Star attacks top…

DEFRA kicks general licences down the road – Fieldsports News, 19 February 2020

Here are the links: General licences reissued on temporary basis Fcha.nl/generallicences Boris Johnson renews promise for…

Countryfile goes pro-shooting – Fieldsports News, 12 February 2020

Here are the links: Countryfile backs countrysports – BBC RSPCA supports unsustainable salmon farming – The…

Shooter arrested, threatened, abused

Barry Swain is a pest controller from Yorkshire who has paying clients who help him shoot.…

More legal threats to general licences – Fieldsports News, 5 February 2020

Here are the links: General licences trouble Fcha.nl/generallicences Scottish deer massacre Fcha.nl/deer-are-dead-long-live-trees ‘Unsafe’ shooting range allegation…

How to sell 30 million pheasants

Every gameshooting season in the UK, around 30 million pheasants are shot. Many go to supermarkets…

‘Safari guide will wound big cat so I can shoot it,’ claims journalist

Bild magazine in Germany says it has uncovered the dark side of canned hunting. A Bild…

DEFRA faces general licences + trophy hunting perfect storm, Fieldsports News, 29 January 2020

Here are the links: DEFRA general licences and trophy hunting chaos – trophy hunting consultation Kids…

General licences 2020: new restrictions in place

This page shows advice by country: England + Scotland + Wales + Northern Ireland The current,…

Deer are dead, long live trees

The Scottish Government is putting public safety at risk, and wasting tens of thousands of taxpayers’…

Wild Justice attacks pheasant shooting – Fieldsports News, 22 January 2020

  Here are the links: Wild Justice tries to close down game-shooting – press release Anti…

Antis hunt down Love Island star – Fieldsports News, 15 January 2020

  Love Island contestant axed over trophy hunting snaps – The Independent Masked antis arrested –…

Veganism protected by law – Fieldsports News, 08 January 2020

Here are the links: Veganism protected by law – Daily Telegraph Has Veganuary gone too far?…

RSPCA’s dog grabbing fundraiser

  By Ben O’Rourke Dog lover Julie Wright has spent the last five years without her…

Boxing Day hunt bashing – Fieldsports News, 01 January 2020

  Here are the links: Boxing Day hunt bashing – Metro newspaper Lottie Lion backs hunting…

Antis’ anger at foxhunting popularity

More than a quarter of a million people braved wet weather to support their local hunt…

Boxing Day and New Year’s Day hunt meets under sustained attack – Fieldsports News, 25 December 2019

David rounds up the top stories from around the fieldsports world 🌎 Watch the show in…

No grouse-shooting ban says Werritty report

The Scottish government is not minded to ban grouse-shooting, says a source, following publication of a…

Packham protest – Fieldsports News, 18 December 2019

  Anti Packham protest – News & Star Carrie Symonds in badger court case – The…

Boris’s big plans for hunting and shooting

It’s a big year for shooting sports in the UK parliament. Newly-elected prime minister Boris Johnson…

UK General Election 2019 – pro-hunt MPs in, antis out

The 12 December 2019 election night was an excellent night for hunting and shooting, as three…

Grouseshooting in the balance – Fieldsports News, 11 Dec 2019

Fieldsports News Fcha.nl/news Grouseshooting in the balance – Fieldsports News Dog discipline legal battle – Fieldsports…

Packham raises the grouse-shooting temperature

Animal rights campaigners are making a big push on the Scottish government ahead of a report…

Can you discipline your dog?

A seven-year legal battle between two gundog trainers has come to an end. At its heart…

New launch: Merkel K5 break-barrel rifle

by Charlie Jacoby Generally, I like the sleek, new single-shot break-barrel rifle from Merkel. The company…

Farmer dumps slurry on sabs – Fieldsports News, 4 Dec 2019

▶ Fieldsports News Fcha.nl/news Tractor driver sprays sabs with slurry – Facebook Government promises increased trespass laws against sabs…

Fieldsports Nation Weekly News Bulletin

🤓 David rounds up the top stories from around the fieldsports world: ➡️Animal rights protesters bully…

Armed antis step up war on hunting

  Update: the Government briefed the Daily Telegraph that its new anti-trespass law will crack…

Scotland plans huge deer reduction programme

The Scottish Government’s desire to ‘rewild’ the Highlands could lead to the biggest deer cull in…

Boris widens trophy hunting attack to include UK deer

The UK government has widened out its ‘trophy hunting’ consultation to include UK deer. It looks…

What the UK election means for hunting and shooting – Fieldsports Channel News, 6 November 2019

 Here are the links UK general election and MPs’ lies – Facebook DEFRA hunting tourism…

Hunters ride to the rescue of YouTube’s #TeamTrees

YouTubers from hunting and shooting channels are lending their support to top YouTubers’ efforts to plant…

The RSPB – Britain’s new gamekeeper?

 The RSPB wants to get a job as the nation’s gamekeeper. It looks like it…

Want to save giraffes? Buy them

Anti-hunters are good at whingeing about hunting tourism, which provides most of the money for wildlife…

Is a Midland Game Fair rescue underway?

One of the companies connected with the organisers of the Midland Game Fair may be saved…

Copper’s top tips for hitting back at hunt/shoot sabs

We are not helpless when antis attack our shoots, our hunts or our birds and animals.…

Liverpool’s attack on shooting sports – Fieldsports Channel News, 16 October 2019

Here are the items Mayor of Liverpool attacks shooting sports – Fieldsports News Boris Johnson wants to…