Young Shots have been improving their shooting skills at a special event in East Sussex this month.
A record number of gundogs will be competing in the gamekeepers' ring at Crufts on Friday 07 March 2008 at the Birmingham NEC.
Conservationists have recognised the vital role shooters play in managing wetlands at a special workshop held on World Wetlands Day.
Gundog experts and enthusiasts from across the UK will be coming to Warwickshire in April to speak at the National Gundog Conference.
The number of young people taking up shooting sports through the British Association for Shooting and Conservation's Young Shots scheme has risen by 20 percent in the last year alone.
The British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC) has called for an urgent meeting with Defra to discuss proposals about sharing confidential information from the GB Poultry Register with other government departments.
Gundog owners in Northern Ireland will be joining forces to compete in BASC's Inter-Club Gundog Day which is being held at the Larchfield Estate in Lisburn on Saturday 29 March.
There will be three more opportunities for people to enjoy a taste of game at restaurants in Northern Ireland over the next few weeks.
The qualifying rounds of the BASC gamekeepers' national clay shoot will take place at locations across the UK in March.