Smashing pumpkins with Sporting Rifle reviewer Tim Pilbeam

Working for Sporting Rifle magazine, Tim Pilbeam is snowed under with guns of all shapes and sizes. He shows us how he puts five very different rifles through their paces. To add some festive spice we ask him to hit some long range baubles and some not so festive pumpkins!! The rifles on test are: […]

The Blencathra Foxhounds

We join the Blencathra for a snowy day at Caldbeck, the home of the famous huntsman John Peel, known from the song “D’ye ken John Peel”. We look at the state of modern fellhunting, the legend of John Peel and why repeal of the foxhunting ban is more important than ever. This item first appeared […]

Fieldsports Britain – Blencathra foxhounds and blowing up Christmas baubles

Fieldsports Britain – Blencathra foxhounds and blowing up Christmas baubles  (episode 108)

It’s a bad day to be a Christmas bauble. We’re shooting a load of guns and calibres from .223 to .470 at them, then we are fellhunting with the fabulous Blencathra Foxhounds and we are pheasant-shooting in Dorset on the beautiful Crichel Shoot. Every day is like Christmas for Sporting Rifle tester Tim Pilbeam as […]