The colossal 26lb fox


Is this Britain’s biggest fox? It is certainly a contender. Fieldsports Channel started 2011 with our search for the UK’s most Fantastic Mr Fox and already we have a possible winner. Keith Talbot visited his parents in Maidstone, Kent, for Christmas in 2010. Imagine their horror when they discovered a fox had killed the family cat, Amber. Keith returned the favour to the fox – and was astonished to find that it weighed in at 26lb.

This film was first shown in Fieldsports Britain episode 59. To watch the whole show go to