Alexandra Henton

2016 Macnab Challenge

Entries for the 2016 Macnab Challenge are open. The bravest sportsmen and women are ready to set boot to moor and take on fieldsports’ ultimate test. Together with the Pol…

September 2016 cover of The Field

Guns’ dogs – has the peg dog had its day? salmon fishing in the Westcountry – the Exe is the answer; the Land Rover Defender – in homage to a…

The Field August 2016 cover

GROUSE SPECIAL George Digweed – the World Champion on how to shoot grouse; grouse beaters – who are the men and women who walk the hills? Olympic hopefuls – our…

INFINITI QX70 Ultimate.

For a car that can fit a flatcoat in the boot see Charlie Flindt’s review of the Dacia Duster Commercial. INFINITI QX70 ULTIMATE I’VE never really got my head round…

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…