The grouse season is in full swing here in 2019, but for From the Archives, we’re taking you back to 2017 to revisit how director Pete Carr got on during a day of driven grouse.
We’ve assembled the crack shots of the Shooting Show team just a few days after the Twelfth for a sun-soaked day of driven grouse courtesy of Bernard Moss and his well-marshaled keepering team at Farndale. Director Peter Carr is in the hot seat, with Jason Doyle present for the occasion too.
A full day on the moor sees us experience some top-class shooting on lightning-fast birds – but we know it’s not just about pulling the trigger, as this shoot is also conservation in action.
We catch up with Bernard to see what goes into putting on a shoot of this scale and keeping the heather moorland and its resident wildlife in such good health.
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