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Hunting Rabbits In The UK Pt1

I've always hated that 'coming home from holiday' feeling, so when my plane landed at Gatwick, (or Gay Wick as the spell checker on my phone calls it) I thought I'd use the opportunity to soften my landing by going rabbit hunting on the way home.McShug...

DeerStalking: The Search For Muntjac

 Trigger jerk: and it's sighted 1 sq high at 100 yards!Shooter: "I've got some stalking! and one of my radiators won't get hot. What    should I do?"SBW: You had me from stalking, I'm on my wayBecause this report comes to you f...

Weekend Reading: Welcome Shooter

Delighted to add a new voice to the blog roll, and following on from our meeting yesterday also award 'one of the good guys' status to 'Shooter' a most interesting new voice from the blogosphere.Shooter hails from a long line of Indian&n...

Leuku: The Knives Of Finland

In the pristine frozen north of europe where oily softwoods like birch and pine grow the Sammi people developed a form of knife known as the Leuku: long enough for chopping and light enough for carving this is the belt knife of the Boreal forests....

Field Sports In Scotland Pt.3

After our detour to the home of golf arrived at Andy's place where LongSword who had been shooting pigeons over wheat and had a stack waiting to be cooked up. He's been plucking them outside and claimed that the blizzard of feathers...

The Two Loudest Sounds A Rifle Can Make?

CLICK when you were expecting BANGandBANG when you were expecting CLICKFrom: The wit and wisdom of The Bambi BasherMore soonSBWGet a feed to here the latest SBW nonsense as soon as it's posted

Deer Hunting In The UK Pt4

Armed rambling: in Jinx Wood  Day One: After our trip to the range we head to Chez Bambi Basher. The Tea Lady AKA Mrs Bambi Basher is just giving me a guided tour of forthcoming plumbing works when TBB interrupts "you'll have plenty of time for that later - we're going stalking" SBW: "275 Rigby - In