Alexandra Henton

Macnab Challenge rules

Join the club and take part in The Macnab Challenge. Here are the Macnab Challenge rules. THE MACNAB CHALLENGE RULES The Rules All Macnabs be undertaken in a sporting and…

Macnab types

Which type of Macnab takes your fancy?  The Classic Macnab is the favoured one among modern sporting blades, but there are different Macnab types for every part of the country…

Macnab advice

Anyone undertaking the ultimate sporting adventure will be keen to receive some well won Macnab advice. The Field’s expert contributors and successful macnabbers reveal their Macnab advice for novices, from…

John Buchan

John Buchan (1875-1940) penned more than a hundred books, including historical studies and novels, biographies and the adventures for which he was best known, including The Thirty-Nine Steps. His 40…

John Macnab

Who is John Macnab? “A tall bravo with a colonial accent” or “a gnarled Caliban of infinite cunning and gnome-like agility”, speculates Janet Raden, the indomitable female interest in John…

Perazzi Ribless Game

The Perazzi Ribless Game over-and-under, developed by Sportarm of Dorchester, is lighter than most of the maker’s guns and slightly unnerving in the lack of a sighting rib. But with…

Anti-hunting social media

Anti-hunting sentiment is nothing new, but the medium of social media ramps up the vitriol to unscaled, and altogether unpleasant, new heights. Following the weekend where a tragic accident in…

Game Fair guns. All lined up.

UPDATE 31/03/16: Countrylive File! has announced it is not an anti-shooting show. Read the story on Shooting UK. The Field and Country Fair, 10-12 June 2016, is looking forward to…