Michael Yardley

Do you take your rifle stalking? When you need it fixed or fine tuned Robert Taylor, riflesmith, is the man to see.

Robert Taylor is a riflesmith and rifle-maker. So if you want to brush up your kit for big-game and make sure you don’t encounter any man-eaters without a working rifle,…

A shotgun multichoke. Nigel Teague is known as a choke expert.

Nigel Teague is renowned for his chokes. But in the shooting world chokes can be a thorny problem. How much it too much? How much is too little? For a…

Gordon Swatton. Top 10 gunsmiths

Gordon Swatton is a general gunsmith who now resides at Bisley. And no job will defeat him. So when it comes to the end of the season take your gun…

David Sinnerton. Top 10 gunsmiths

Davdi Sinnerton is in the premier league of general gunsmiths. He has an absolute eye for detail. So whether your gun is a treasured hand-me-down or one of the 10…

Malcolm Grendon. Top 10 gunsmiths

Malcolm Grendon is the man to go to if you have a Beretta. Or a Franchi, Benelli, Sako or Tikka. GMK import these guns and their workshop will service them…

Carl Langton. Top 10 gunsmiths.

Carl Langton didn’t do a formal London apprenticeship, but works for London makers now. They work with all marques and make our list of the top 10 gunsmiths. So if…

Stephane Dupille. Top 10 gunsmiths

Stephane Dupille is the man to visit when your stock is called into question. One of our top 10 gunsmiths this Frenchman is a whizz on English guns. Knowing when…

Bill Blacker. Top 10 gunsmiths. Barrels

The top 10 gunsmiths are those chosen who are at the top of their trade. Whether you have a stock that needs straightening, a gun looking for a service before…

The most expensive gun in the world Purdey side by side. The Purdey side-by-side. The most iconic shotgun of all?

The most expensive guns in the world won’t make you a better shot. For that take note of our editor’s 11 pheasant shooting tips. But they will make the attempt…

Krieghoff k-80 Parcours

This month’s test gun is a 32in Krieghoff K-80 Parcours over-and-under imported into the UK by Alan Rhone of Wrexham. Rhone is well known for his long-standing involvement with this…