Charlie Jacoby

Three-pronged attack

Heading to Scotland, Charlie Jacoby joins pigeon guide Des Cochrane for a day at the pigeons, using decoys, flight lines and roost shooting. Setting up is the most important part of the day according to Des Cochrane, a BASC-registered goose

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Top ten

The challenge: shoot a 10-species game bag in five hours. Charlie Jacoby heads to the Scottish Borders for the attempt To the Borders of Scotland where, on Britains’ shortest day, you can shoot Britain’s biggest bag: grouse, pheasant, partridge, rabbit,

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Parakeet frenzy

Antis have been lampooning a recent how-to YouTube video detailing parakeet pest control in London.

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Parakeet panic

Antis have been lampooning a recent how-to YouTube video detailing parakeet pest control in London.

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Ptarmigan of the Beinns

Glen Etive is the auspicious site for a ptarmigan shoot like no other. Charlie Jacoby climbs to the summit for walked-up shooting on the precarious high tops If you don’t know Glen Etive, picture rough Scottish coastline in your mind,

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Skiing for Snow Grouse

Charlie Jacoby climbs up a Swedish mountain to shoot ptarmigan the Scandanavian way – with snowshoes over pointers If a skier carried a gun broken on his lap on a chairlift in the Alps, he’d be behind bars or shot

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To the Manor Born

Charlie Jacoby takes a look at one of the most prestigious sporting estates in the Highlands, where highflying pheasant challenge many a guest – the Airlie estate You can’t bust in to Royal Deeside. In 1989 the 77,500-acre Mar Lodge

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