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Midland Game Fair 2016

The Midland Game Fair is just around the corner! It takes place on 17 and 18 September at Weston park, Shropshire. It promises to be a great day out for all the family, with plenty of countryside activities and fieldsports

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Airguns and the EU

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What might a post-referendum forecast be for the UK’s airgun industry? See what the airgun trade’s key players have to say before you cast your vote…

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Give ’em some stick!

Pest control is a war of attrition, and victories won through a sustained approach are just as valuable as occasional big hits. Aided by his hunting buddy and a handy piece of kit, Mat Manning proves the importance of keeping the pressure on

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What’s on at the Northern Shooting Show

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The next, eagerly awaited shooting-only event opens its gates on the weekend of 7 and 8 May… It’s the Northen Shooting Show, at the Yorkshire Event Centre in Harrogate. Here’s a round-up of some of the exhibitors who will be

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New airgun gear at IWA Sporting Classics 2016

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The IWA Outdoor Classics show in Nuremberg is one of the shooting industry’s premier events, showcasing countless new releases on the airgun scene. Here’s some of the kit we clocked during the showcase.   PALLAS PCPs Pallas have unveiled their

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Hunting Weekend Walkabout

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Recovering from illness, Ian Barnett ventures out on a weekend of pest control that ends up being one he’d care not to remember… Before the weekend had even started, I’d got this feeling that it was going to be one

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Hunting: .20 calibre

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Returning to his hunting routine after the annual holiday break, a refreshed Ian Barnett enjoys a post-rain foray with a new .20 pellet on the grey stuff… Sitting in a British wood during rain can be an exhilarating experience –

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Tempting Gifts for your Christmas List

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Hoping to find that special airgunning pressie under the tree or in your stocking on Christmas morning? Here are a few ideas for your list to Santa… USMC GUARDIAN This workhorse of a knife comes with a robust nylon holster and lends

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Early birds – roosting wood pigeons

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Ian Barnett ventures to a box wood over an arctic weekend in order to catch the early-bird woodies… The bounty from air rifle hunting may not lie in a freezer-full of prime venison such as my stalking friends enjoy, but

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Bootcamp! Daystate training

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With the modern-day airgun becoming ever more complex, many airgun makers now provide dealers with a crash course on servicing and repairing their wares. We enrolled our own techie, Lyn Lewington on one such training session run by Daystate… While most guns featured

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