The number of firearm and shotgun certificates on issue has risen again, continuing a steady rise that has taken place since 2002.
More firearms certificates on issue
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Badger dispute begins again
The pilot badger culls have concluded for 2014 – but before the official results are even published, controversy has already begun over their effectiveness.
Roe rut report: John Robson
John Robson Yorkshire Deer Stalking Contact: www.yorkshiredeerstalking.com Signs were good for an early start, with bucks responding in early July. I was hoping as the weather was settled dry and warm the bucks would have some fire in them. However,…
Roe rut report: Chris Dalton
Chris Dalton, South Ayrshire Stalking Contact: 07710 871190, www.ayrstalk.co.uk This year we had a fantastic spring and summer at Garryloop. South Ayrshire was bathed in sunshine from late March and the temperatures in summer were much higher than normal, consequently…
Roe rut report: Dominic Griffith
Dominic Griffith Deer England Contact: 07889 746363, www.deerengland.co.uk Somehow it was inevitable that the settled warm weather that we all enjoyed throughout July would break just in time for the rut! I was not one of those lucky enough to…
Roe rut report: Mark Brackstone
Mark Brackstone Wiltshire Deer Services Contact: 07425 620988 The warm, humid conditions gave near perfect conditions for calling and the rut this year. What was strange was that despite the conditions, the rut in my areas of mid-Wiltshire was later…
Roe rut report: David Virtue
David Virtue, DV Sporting Contact: 07866 901019, www.dvsporting.co.uk The rut was better this year for DV Sporting: bucks coming to the call on several days, and some nice bucks taken. A nice malform head was taken with a Spanish stalker,…
Renew now or risk being left without a licence
BASC has warned firearm certificate holders who are due to renew their certificates in 2015 to get their application in early or risk being left without a licence
Good grouse season ahead
It’s going to be another good grouse season, says the sporting agency Sporting Lets.
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CPS consulting LACS
The crown prosecution service will be consulting “pressure groups” to determine whether to pursue a case against hunters.
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