BASC in the Press
He will be remembered as a true countryman with a love of fishing and fieldsports. He was patron of more than 800 organisations, including the World Wildlife Fund and the British Association for Shooting and Conservation and combined a commitment to conservation with a love of shooting and fieldsports.
Prince Philip’s death at 99, announced today by Buckingham Palace, brings to a close the life of a great countryman.
People came to lay flowers at Sandringham and pay tribute to a man who loved their quiet corner of Norfolk.
Two major online events for Scotland’s shooting community have been organised in preparation for May’s Scottish Parliamentary elections.
We are delighted to announce the Yorkshire Rural Awards which recognise fantastic work…
Targeted anti-shooting campaigns, a lack of government support and the negative portrayal of the gamekeeping industry have led to concerns the profession is becoming “increasingly marginalised” according to the UK’s largest shooting organisation.
Shooters urge political parties to establish gamekeeping taskforce to protect the Highland profession
The UK’s largest shooting organisation is calling for the creation of a Scottish gamekeeping taskforce in the next parliament, amid concerns the profession is becoming increasingly marginalised.
Plans to make culling Scotland’s deer as easy as shooting rats in a barrel are grotesque and unethical – Ross Ewing
Scotland has long-since grappled with ‘the deer issue’.
The UK’s largest shooting organisation has called for the creation of a Scottish gamekeeping taskforce.
There is something about Yorkshire’s countryside that levels you. Vast, dramatic, stark; yes. Undeniably fascinating, beautiful and captivating all at the same time; absolutely.
Over 100 country sports tourism businesses in Scotland received a share of the £1million funding pot provided by the Scottish Government, to offset losses incurred by Covid-19.
Amateur deerstalkers should be allowed to cull the animals on publicly owned land, according to the UK’s largest shooting body.
BASC on Twitter
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