Fox and squirrel shooting It’s a multi-storey job. Roy Lupton is looking for deer and foxes at ground level, squirrels in the trees and feral pigeons under the eaves of farm buildings. To do that, he has a Sako 85 in .25-06 and a Brocock Commander XR air rifle in .22. Aimpoint Acro Aimpoint.comBrocock Commander XR Buy […]

Driven gameshooting cancelled – Fieldsports News, 6 January 2021

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What’s killing off the capercaillie?

In the 1970s, there were more than 20,000 capercaillie in the UK. “Now there might only be 1,000,” says Ian Coghill, chairman of the Coordinated Upland Partnership. “There are several theories why they’re not doing very well but nobody knows but there does seem to be an element in it. Certainly the weather: we’ve had […]