The Value of Shooting

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BASC calls on post-referendum Scottish Government to support the benefits of shooting

Posted on Sep 19, 2014

Following the independence referendum BASC Scotland has pledged to work with the Scottish Government to ensure shooting continues to be supported and encouraged. Shooting makes a positive and important contribution to Scotland and benefits the economy, tourism, conservation and the social landscape.

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New deer stalking opportunities in Dorset open to BASC members

Posted on Sep 18, 2014

A new deer stalking scheme has been set up in Dorset by the UK’s largest shooting organisation, the British Association for Shooting and...

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“Shoo before you shoot” requirement rejected for English general licences

Posted on Sep 16, 2014

A decision by the board of Natural England to reject a requirement which would have meant pigeon shooters might have to prove that they...

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BASC publishes Value of Shooting infographic

Posted on Sep 15, 2014

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BASC calls for NI firearms licensing working group

Posted on Sep 15, 2014

A firearms licensing and fees working group, involving all relevant stakeholders, must be set up by the NI Department of Justice (DoJ) to examine all issues involving firearms licensing and to increase transparency and accountability in the administration of firearms law in Northern Ireland.

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Shoot in the BASC .410 World Championships

Posted on Sep 15, 2014

International competitors will attend this year’s BASC .410 World Championships; a clay-shooting competition using the smallest-calibre...

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