Neil Parish, MP for Tiverton and Honiton, expanded his knowledge of shooting thanks to the UK's largest shooting organisation, the British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC).
A game management evening packed full of demonstrations and advice to help improve shoots will be held at Rectory Farm near Tingewick in Buckinghamshire on Thursday 8 May.
Visitors to the BASC Gamekeepers’ Fair on 12th and 13th of April at Catton Park, Walton on Trent, Derbyshire can take part in a range of clay shooting competitions.
A great family day out is promised on the weekend of the 12th and 13th of April at Catton Park, Walton on Trent, Derbyshire, with a two-day game and country fair organised by the British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC).
Organisations and businesses are coming together to raise money for charity at the Countryside Clay Shoot to be held at the Six Mile Bottom shooting estate in Cambridgeshire on 9th August 2014.
GM Brooders Ltd, the designer and manufacturer of a new energy-efficient rearing system for game birds has been announced as the main sponsor of the BASC Gamekeepers’ Fair 2014. The rearing system will be on show at the event held at Catton Park, Walton-on-Trent, Derbyshire on the 12th and 13th April. BASC Central director and former gamekeeper Steve Bloomfield said: “Every now and then a new innovation enters the market which has the potential to improve game management. I have seen this system in operation and am very impressed with its energy and cost efficiencies whilst producing good quality poults. This will be an excellent opportunity for game managers and shoot owners to see the product and learn about the design and technical features.” BASC is offering its gamekeeper members a free pass for two adults. Visitors to the fair can also enjoy entertaining arena demonstrations, see working gundogs in action in the BASC & Chudleys Scurry League competition, shop at more than 200 quality trade stands, browse the craft and antique marquees and sample some wonderful food. The fair will be open from 9am until 5pm on both days and experts from BASC will be on hand to answer questions on all aspects of shooting and conservation. For a full list of activities and attractions, click here. To apply for your gamekeeper member ticket please contact Mandy Short on 01244 573027 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
BASC has sent the following letter to the press after media reports attacking Prince William for shooting wild deer and boar.
The NI Committee for Justice has once again rejected proposals to significantly increase firearms licensing fees in Northern Ireland.
BASC is to invest in two further regional officers to meet the requirements of its growing membership for regional services.