What is Year of the Gamekeeper?
2020 is the Year of the Gamekeeper. The aim of the campaign is to raise awareness of gamekeepers; what they do, how they support UK agriculture and the role they play in conservation.
Led by the Gamekeepers Welfare Trust (GWT), BASC will be attempting to fundraise £220,000 by the end of 2020. This funding provides support to gamekeepers, stalkers, ghillies and their families in times of hardship, ill health and retirement.
Each month BASC will profiling a UK gamekeeper and their story.
Gamekeepers’ Welfare Trust STAG Training Course
Initiative seeks to raise £220,000 by empowering ‘keepers and people who shoot to do one thing in 2020 to raise funds for the GWT