Gary Ivey: Devon & Cornwall gun grab case study

by Deborah Hadfield and Charlie Jacoby  Gary Ivey was returning home from a day’s shooting in October 2021 to his home in Plymouth when one of his daughters rang him to say there were armed police officers at his door. They were there to remove his guns. He didn’t know why – and he still […]

The Russian hunting deer in Sussex It’s a Sussex deerstalking and foxshooting outing with a difference. Most Russian hunting YouTubers produce films about hunting in Russia. Not Alex Vankov. He lives in the UK, and he is on a mission to show off British shooting and hunting sports to a Russian audience. Today he is out after fallow – with […]

Fieldsports Britain – shooter under pressure Going pheasant shooting on a fabulous shoot in North Wales –  sounds lovely but what’s it like when it all goes wrong? We look at shooting under pressure with the help of Johnny Carter from TGS Outdoors, Garry Doolan from BASC (hampered by a borrowed gun) and Gwysaney shoot owner James Davies-Cooke. Plus we […]

Hunting apps: the future – FieldsportsChannel Podcast, episode 53

Tristan Breijer takes the stage of the Carter Jonas Game Fair Theatre back in July 2021. He is one of the team behind the MyFieldsports app, known in the rest of the world as the MyHunt app, who wants to use the power of shooters’ mobile phones to put us front and centre in the […]

Win a Roesafe – Fieldsports Extra #197

You can win £79.99-worth of pop-up Roesafe in this week’s show. Plus we have a deerstalking business launcher, a complaint about firearms licencing and more on our first live theatre show Fieldsports Live.This week’s prizes and links:For more about the Roesafe, go to or watch Geoff’s review OneLeaf Commander NV100 night vision: 12mm or 16mm […]

Horsley 8-bore fowling piece

Gavin Gardiner is auctioning a rare 8-bore patent bar-in-wood hammer gun. Gun expert Diggory Hadoke from talks through the fowling piece, which has 34-inch damascus barrels with 3½-inch chambers, about ¼ and ¾ choke borings, top extension, the frame, rebounding bar locks, hammers and patent sliding top lever with fine scroll engraving and retaining […]


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