glorious twelfth

Preparing for Glory

Nick Hollick from Honesberie Shooting School gets readers up to scratch on grouse shooting ahead of the Glorious Twelfth

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Affordable grouse shooting

Flynn Michaels’ experience of grouse shooting over dogs is a much more cost-effective method compared with the bells and whistles of driven grouse Grouse shooting over pointers is a subtle form of hunting. There are no groups of gung-ho hot

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Posted in Everyman's Sport

The Gift of Grouse: new campaign showcases best of Scottish

Credit: A Lovel

A major new campaign highlighting the benefits of grouse moors in Scotland was launched today in the Angus Glens.  The Gift of Grouse, unveiled today to mark the Glorious Twelfth, the start of the grouse shooting season, is a yearlong initiative

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The “Glorious Twelve” benefits of Grouse Shooting

To celebrate the Glorious Twelfth and the opening of the UK red grouse season, the British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC) has released an infographic illustrating the benefits of grouse shooting. Ian Grindy, the Chairman of BASC’s Gameshooting and Gamekeeping

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A not-so-glorious Twelfth?

There have been warnings of a reduced red grouse shooting season this year due to unusually wet weather in the spring and summer. Ralph Peters, Bidwells partner and head of the Perth office, has been contacted by a number of

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M&S responds

Following the decision to take red grouse from supermarket shelves, Marks and Spencers has released an explanation citing low numbers of responsibly sourced grouse as the cause.

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M&S miss out grouse

Marks and Spencers have taken grouse off the shelves this year, as they were unable to secure “responsibly sourced” red grouse.

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iShoot August launch: coming soon

Just in time for the Glorious Twelfth, an all-new live quarry shooting magazine for sporting enthusiasts is coming soon – and it’s FREE.

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Posted in Magazine
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