Lamping and night vision

Why .17HMR is better than .22

Why .17HMR is better than .22

Andy ‘Cro Selecta’ Crow is lamping rabbits and explaining why he prefers his .17HMR to a .22LR. This item appears in Fieldsports Britain, episode 282.

Best Foxshooting Lamps

Best Foxshooting Lamps

What do you take out lamping? Sporting Rifle foxshooting expert Mike Powell has strong views, not just on which lamps but whether you need a

Eight Fox Night

Eight Fox Night

Super night hunter Roy Lupton and master night vision wrangler Darren Rogers are out after foxes around the shoots and lambing fields of Kent and

On test: Browning T-Bolt

On test: Browning T-Bolt

We’re out on a championship golf course in Oxfordshire with two lads charged with keeping down rabbits and foxes. Keen members of the Lamping Foxes

On Test: NiteSite Eagle

On Test: NiteSite Eagle

Night vision supremo Darren Rogers is throwing everything at trying to shoot rats that move so much soil, he thought it might be badgers. He

Fox Trouble Shooter

Fox Trouble Shooter

Roy Lupton is on vermin patrol in a deer park in Kent. With night vision and thermal, he has to shoot carefully in among herds

Night Vision Rat Hunt

Night Vision Rat Hunt

To turn night into day and see the rats that infest the duck pond to shoot them, Darren has put the Photon XT unit from

George Digweed on Fox Patrol

Champion shot George is hunting down foxes on his shoot and has to take some long shots on them, and all of them by lamplight.

Lamping with Lurchers

Lamping with Lurchers

They’re dogged up and ready to rabbit. When Sporting Rifle’s Tim Pilbeam wanted to show off the best of British sport, he thought ‘lurchers’. Cue

Tricky Foxes

Tricky Foxes

It’s wet but farmer Andy Crow reckons the foxes will be out “sluggin”. That doesn’t make then easy to hunt down and shoot, as Roy

Golf buggy foxing

Golf buggy foxing

Roy Lupton is out on a golf course, keeping down the pesky predators. They are messing up the greens, but it’s not easy catching them

Zapping foxes with lasers

Zapping foxes with lasers

Roy’s got an unusual piece of kit to try out on foxes – and he’s not happy. Up to now, he hasn’t held with lasers.

Hot Foxshooters

Hot Foxshooters

Not only are the foxes giving off a heat signature this evening, we are too… and it ain’t pretty. Roy has a heated waistcoat on

Winter Night Vision Foxing

Winter Night Vision Foxing

We’re in fox patrol on a sheep farm. 13 foxes have been spotted by the farmer and Roy, Darren and Gary are in the Gator

Goshawk Killer

Goshawk Killer

A fox breaks in and kills falconer Roy Lupton’s oldest and favourite goshawk, he only has one thought on his mind – get that fox.

Fox shooting thermally

To repay the generosity of a shoot owner Roy Lupton has offered to do some hi-tech foxing to get on top of some of the

Lamping foxes in Australia

Lamping foxes in Australia

On our trip Down Under we wanted to get a taste of one of Australia’s national pastimes, fox shooting. We’re out with professional hunter Mark

Urban fox calling in the UK

Urban fox calling in the UK

Just how foxes are there living in our towns and cities? Well as a quick experiment Roy Lupton sets off with an electronic Western Rivers

George Digweed’s wild boar hunt

George Digweed’s boar problem started last autumn but the shooting season put a stop to any control measures. He has tried driving them in the

Budget night vision ratting

Andy Crow and friends build a night-vision rifle scope out of parts they find lying around on eBay. He has a rat problem in one

Hunting jackals in Namibia

Hunting jackals in Namibia

It’s the night of the jackal. We are lamping these varmints in Namibia, similar to the European sport of fox lamping and the American sport

Foxing: 21 in a night

Foxing: 21 in a night

Fox shooter Roy Lupton is expecting a bumper crop tonight. He is out in a customised Land Rover Discovery to make an impression on a

On Test: FLIR Scout

At last! An affordable (sort of) thermal imaging system. Now you can look beyond the trees to count your deer. Now you can see you

How to call foxes in daylight

We’re out calling in foxes at night and lamping them – but that’s easy. We’re also out with an expert calling and shooting them by

Monster rabbiting truck

Monster rabbiting truck

Rabbit shooting with Tim Pilbeam, a man with a dark side. On the surface he is a successful businessman, farmer and family man with a

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