Sika deer stalking with Chris de Margary

The beautiful Glenmore Estate in Donegal, owned by Chris de Margary and Mick Hucknall from Simply Red, offers deerstalking on both sides of the border. Chris is off to Co Tyrone in Northern Ireland, a few miles away, to see if he can shoot a sika stag. It’s all thanks to a good bottle of […]

Check your rifle fit

The stalking course at Holland & Holland is the ideal way to brush up on your deerhunting skills. This week, chief instructor Chris Bird is teaching rifle fit. This item appears in Fieldsports Britain, episode 252. To watch the whole show go to

Driven Grouse Shoot in Cumbria

It’s probably the most exciting birdshooting there is. We are driven grouse shooting on a Cumbrian moor. The day is organised by students from a gamekeeping college. Newton Rigg, part of Askham Bryan College, has taken a lease on the moor. It’s the perfect way for students at the Northern School of Game and Wildlife […]

Fieldsports Britain – University of Grouse

Fieldsports Britain – University of Grouse

Would you like to go to the University of Grouse? We go on a driven grouse shooting day in Cumbria put on by gamekeeping students from Newton Rigg College. The birds are flying fast, it’s a beautiful day and some of the top names in grouse shooting are trying them out. That’s not all. We […]


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