Aimpoint gun sights: how they build them

Roy Lupton and Andy Crow go behind the scenes at the Aimpoint factory in Sweden to see how those ingenious Swedes build their gun sights, and how those gun sights work. Some of it is secret. Roy and Andy reveal the basics, plus they prepare for an outing shooting driven roe. ▶ For more from […]

Fieldsports Britain – Roy and Crow go to the Aimpoint factory

How do Aimpoint gun sights work? We send Roy Lupton and Andy Crow to the factory in Sweden to find out. Shooting’s answer to Eric & Ernie tries out the latest kit and learns the basics behind the most revolutionary advance in optics in the last 50 years. That’s not all. Paul Childerley gets a […]

Packham raises the grouse-shooting temperature

Packham raises the grouse-shooting temperature

Animal rights campaigners are making a big push on the Scottish government ahead of a report into the sport of grouseshooting. BBC TV’s Chris Packham and the RSPB are among those who want a ban. However, sources at Holyrood say that Scottish first minister Nicola Sturgeon is sitting on the ‘Werritty report’ into grouseshooting until […]

Can you discipline your dog?

A seven-year legal battle between two gundog trainers has come to an end. At its heart is the question whether you can physically discipline your dog when training it, or if you should only be allowed to use reward-based training. The final court case, on Friday 6 December 2019, was an appeal at Plymouth Law […]