How do you scare a grouse with a kite? What happens on The Glorious 12th? How do you go about stalking a real life Monarch of the Glen? What is a Macnab? Meet the man who can explain all this. Alastair Robertson has written Robertson’s Guide to Field Sports in Scotland. He tells the story of the book and he shows how to keep late-season grouse pinned to the heather while you move in with the pointers and the shotguns. For more about Alastair’s book, visit

This film was first shown in Fieldsports Britain episode 254. To watch the whole show go to

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