News – BASC Northern Ireland
We received 2,652 membership telephone enquiries and 800 requests for advice to our firearms team during June – just part of the work we do.
Assurances have been received from government that any challenge will be ‘robustly defended’.
The Home Office has written to BASC to announce that the consultation on firearms licensing statutory guidance, including medical involvement, will be launched shortly.
Figures released today are “positive news for shooting”.
New licences went live on Friday, 14 June 2019.
BASC chief executive Ian Bell met Michael Gove ahead of announcement.
A TEAM of BASC staff will scale the three highest peaks in Scotland, England and Wales within 24 hours to raise funds for the Motor Neurone Disease Association (MNDA).
BASC is calling on its members to record any sightings of the iconic curlew to help their conservation.
Organisations announce new deal to promote game meat and high standards.
BASC and other shooting organisations have welcomed amendments tabled by the government to the Offensive Weapons Bill.