The performance tables take into account firearm (FAC) and shotgun (SGC) certificate grants and renewals, coterminous renewals and variations.
BASC had lobbied all political parties in the Lords and briefed Peers on the issue
The lucky pair collected their brand new Browning 725 shotguns from Elderkin and Sons of Spalding.
Gamekeepers, owners of working gundogs, gundog teams and young handlers will compete in 21 classes
The event takes place at the Great Yorkshire Show Ground in Harrogate on the 11th and 12th May.