Adam Troman: Devon & Cornwall gun grab case study by Deborah Hadfield and Charlie Jacoby  Adam Troman was lying in bed on a Sunday morning when armed police arrived, unannounced, to take away his guns. He is another victim of Devon & Cornwall Police Firearms Team’s desperate attempt to keep their jobs in the wake of the August 2021 Plymouth shootings tragedy. Their […]

Stormy Dartmoor pheasant shoot

If you hear an autumn storm is coming, that’s a good moment to go pheasant shooting. The birds will fly like firecrackers. And that’s what happens on one shoot in Devon as Strom Arwen gets ready to let rip. Gamekeeper Tom Davies reckons he shoots straight and he has trouble bringing them down. A team […]

Bloopers 2021

It’s another year of manic mishaps, corny cock-ups and disasters-aplenty from  the Fieldsports Channel film crew and presenters. Here’s our worst… More bloopers from previous years

Fieldsports Britain – Helen Tinner shoots her dinner

Fancy some venison? Why not shoot it yourself? Photographer Helen Tinner does just that, going out with deerstalking guide Nathan Whitehead in Suffolk to shoot a muntjac. Over in Devon, Tom Davies has more of a challenge on his hands. He is trying to get a pheasant shoot off the ground, and his birds are […]

Police firearms licensing blames covid – Fieldsports News, episode 630

Here are the links: Police maintain crackdown on gun owners – Fieldsports News Botham zaps RSPB over electric fences – Daily Telegraph Bird deaths lead to RSPB fundraising call – Twitter Northern Ireland bans seagull shooting – Fieldsports News Foxhunting loses three great characters – Facebook Bank disapproves of camo goods shop – Cairngorms […]

General licences 2022: what you can and can’t shoot

Updated 23 March 2022 This page shows advice by country: England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland After two years of shambles, general licences across the UK are settling down to being only several times more restrictive and complicated before they were in 2019. That was the year that Wild Justice launched its legal attack on the […]


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