Pheasants and partridges

Shooting over solar farms

Hampshire gamekeeper Dean Strangeway explains why solar farms are so good for shoots – because they are good for wildlife. Reporter is Alex Howell. This

Bird flu and gameshooting

Bird flu is on the rise. It was found in Norfolk in early June 2017. DEFRA confirms that H5N8 avian flu is in a small

How a field trial works

Paul Childerley is hosting a field trial – and Andy Crow joins him to help put birds on the ground for the dog handlers. Find

On Test: Browning B15 Beauchamp

Top clay shot Josh Bridges tries out the new Browning B15 ‘Beauchamp’ on the Bolton Hall shoot in Lancashire’s Ribble Valley. The 2016 World Junior

What to Wear out Shooting?

Gameshooting in the UK has a strong sense of fashion, believe it or not. Here is what to wear if you are asked pheasant or

Hunting Model

Crow is looking good as he shoots pheasants with Childerley Sporting in the English Home Counties. The reason? He is modelling the new range of

Guns & Cartridges

Going gameshooting in the UK? Don’t know what to bring by way of guns and cartridges? This film is for you. Edward King lays it

Dogs on shoots

You are going on a British gameshooting day. But can you bring your gundog? In the latest in his Shoot Curious series, Edward King gives

Food and drink at shoots

You are going on a British gameshooting day. But what do you eat and drink? In the latest in his Shoot Curious series, Edward King

How to tip the Gamekeeper

Don’t be intimidated by the funny way shooters tip keepers. Here is what to do if you are asked on a driven bird shoot in

Michaela Hunts Black Cock

Michaela Fialova is out after black cocks in Sweden. She learns how to shoot them, skin them and cook them with the people from Camp

Cabot’s tragopan

Cabot’s tragopan

It is the story of as rare pheasant. Here is how the World Pheasant Association is running a breeding project in the UK in order

Bornean peacock-pheasant

Bornean peacock-pheasant

The rarest and least-known of the peacock-pheasants, here is how the World Pheaant Association is running a breeding project in the UK in order to

Last day of the pheasants

Last day of the pheasants

Fancy a day’s driven pheasant shooting? The 2015-2016 season ends with a 300-bird beaters’ day, and the shoot that Andy Crow knows and loves most

Malayan peacock-pheasant

Malayan peacock-pheasant

The Malayan peacock-pheasant also known as crested peacock-pheasant or Malaysian peacock-pheasant is critically endangered. Step forward the World Pheasant Association which is working hard to

Michaela gets some beating…

Michaela gets some beating…

Michaela gets some beating… on a pheasant shoot. The beaters are the people who make the birds fly for the guns. The top hunting star

Fast-action rough shooting

Fast-action rough shooting

Woodcock, pheasants and squirrels: you never know what’s going to turn up on a walked-up shoot, nor where it is going to come from. We

Beaters’ day: shoot all you can

Beaters’ day: shoot all you can

Andy Crow is enjoying a driven pheasant shooting day in Kent and posing the question: how heavy is Britain biggest pheasant. He shoots a four-pounder

Driven Pheasant at Altcar Estate

Driven Pheasant at Altcar Estate

One of Britain’s great sporting estates, Altcar in Lancashire, is reborn as a driven pheasant and partridge estate. We join guns on a day here,

The McDougal sporting challenge

Shoots across the country are diversifying, playing to their strengths and offering more than just well presented birds. At the Ashbourne estate in Sussex the

Partridge shooting with tanks

As a thank you to the forces serving in Afghanistan, the shoot at Sedgeford Hall on the Norfolk coast invite the locally based soldiers as

Canal Game Farm

Canal Game Farm

A thriving game farm that takes great pride in producing pheasant poults, partridge poults (chicks) and mallard growers. Situated five miles south of Ashford in

Shooting 10 species in a day

Shooting 10 species in a day

Were with eight guns in the Borders of Scotland on or about Britain’s shortest day and after Britain’s biggest bag: snipe, woodcock, pheasant, grouse, mallard,

How to shoot walked-up birds

How to shoot walked-up birds

It’s all very well going roughshooting but the birds never quite do what you expect, bursting from your feet and going away at any angle

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