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A complete guide to hard hitting .25 calibre guns

So .25 calibre is for only good for shooting rats at close range, right? Jonathan Young begs to differ…

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Can I take my 15-year-old son hunting? – BASC Legal Eagle

I let my 15-year-old son go hunting with my rifle on a nearby farm. Can he take a friend with him and both shoot my gun? And do either of them need insurance?

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Roving rabbit shoot

With rabbit numbers on the rise after a successful breeding season, Mat Manning heads out on a stalking session with coneys in his sights

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Scents and Sensibility: Controlling body odour for hunting

Unnatural odours can blow your cover long before you catch sight of your quarry. Mat Manning offers some tips to keep your shooting gear free from telltale smells Airgun hunters have a reputation for taking concealment extremely seriously. And that’s

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Q&A: When can I hunt rabbits?

Chris Wheeler discusses when and where you can target rabbits when hunting with your airgun

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Have a hoot with springtime magpie hunting

Having a hoot with magpies! Using an owl decoy is a great way to catch territorial corvids off-guard during the spring months, as Mat Manning demonstrates

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The essential guide to night-time rabbit hunting

Mat Manning clips on his scope-mounted lamp and heads out into the darkness to keep his rabbiting rounds on track as the nights draw in

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Video: Scope-cam hunting and Northern Shooting Show highlights

On this week’s Airgun Show we’re picking off pests with help from a scope-cam and there’s a full report from the Northern Shooting Show…

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The essential guide to controlling corvids

Mat Manning uses bait and decoy tactics to outwit marauding magpies intent on plundering the nests of vulnerable birds

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Video: Squirrel hunting and AirForceOne Chrono, tested!

Mat Manning is pursuing grey squirrels on this week’s hunting trip, plus AirForceOne Ballistically Brilliant Chronograph is up for review!

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