Orkney onslaught

Between gale-force winds, blizzards and driving rain, James Marchington and Gary Green catch some extreme wildfowling opportunities on Orkney We are on Orkney, a remarkable group of islands 10 miles off the northern tip of Scotland. The isles have strong

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Good grouse forecasts

The Sporting Lets agency has predicted that this year’s grouse shooting season could be ‘as good if not better’ than last year’s. Head of the firm Robert Rattray said, “We had an interesting winter; the high grouse moors experienced more

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Wild greys in breeding trouble

The GWCT has announced that this has been one of the worst breeding seasons on record for wild grey partridges. Dr Julie Ewald, a senior scientist with the GWCT, stated: “Evidence shows the grey partridge chick survival rate was as

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I Don’t Want To Frighten You But…

Predator speculates on the accumulation of shocking price rises in the industry. There is an old adage in journalism that the more noughts a figure has, the less likely it is to be true. So let’s break down the costs

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