The EU’s restrictions are unenforceable and risk the voluntary transition taken forward by the main shooting organisations and supported by Defra.
BASC continues to support a five year transition away from lead shot for live quarry shooting following an attempted wider ban on lead shot.
Dr Peter Marshall, BASC's head of training and education, writes about the new sustainable ammunition days and the recent trial event that took place.
BASC is working hard against overly restrictive lead ammunition proposals.
Clarification of position.
Group responds to statement on lead ammunition.
In this blog, BASC Scotland director, Dr Colin Shedden, explores BASC’s long-standing involvement with lead shot and how the policy and science has evolved over the years.
BASC’s head of wildfowling, James Green, tests the performance of the latest ‘eco-wad’ cartridges in the field.
From sceptics to converts, several experienced shots share their thoughts on shooting with steel.