Would you pass the UK deer hunting exam?

Would you pass the UK deer hunting exam?

Mark ‘Stratts’ Stratton is out to pass his DSC1 and then go stalking. With the help of the Stalking Directory forum and Browning’s rifles, and thanks to the generosity of professional stalkers John Button and Alex Hinkins, he is going on the DMQ and then after an animal in Suffolk. Stratts’ kit: Browning X-bolt rifle […]

Pellet Power & Performance – FX Boss air rifle test on a fox’s head

Pellet Power & Performance – FX Boss air rifle test on a fox’s head

Roy Lupton wants to find out if a big bore air rifle is powerful enough and accurate enough to kill a fox cleanly. Using fox skulls and slow-mo filming we compare a sub-12-ft-lb Webley Raider in .22 against the FX Boss in 30 cal. against a .22 rimfire. To help us out we’re also employing […]

Fieldsports Britain – Foxes with airguns

Fieldsports Britain – Foxes with airguns

We are trying out airguns on foxes this week, and stalking deer in Suffolk. Roy Lupton joins Phill Price from Airgun World to see whether one of the new big-calibre airguns can shoot a fox at 50 yards. They are using the FX Boss .30 calibre. Meanwhile, a new deerstalker has much to thank popular […]