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Shepperdine in the Berkeley country, photograph by Louisa Purvis

Hunting Black Runs

Every hunt has its 'black runs', lines of fences that make you push down your hat when hounds open, have you survived these monsters?

Luxury bags for men: The Merchant Fox Dart oak-bark tanned leather bag

Luxury: Bags for men

Start 2014 with style. There are some excellent choices from exceptional companies when it comes to shifting your stuff around town. The Field reveals the best luxury bags for men.

Davos - cresta run

The Cresta Run

The Cresta Run is the grandfather of today's Winter Olympics.

The Country House library

The library, back in fashion

Book collection is enjoying a revival, and a well-stocked and handsome library remains a mark of a gentleman's residence

Video: ringnecked pheasant

Video: ringnecked pheasant

With different strains of pheasant common on shoot days, take a close look at the ringnecked pheasant


How to drive in snow

Keep safe in bad driving conditions by being prepared, not at the mercy of snow and ice


Sporting lodges perfect for a sporting holiday

It's never too early to start planning your next sporting holiday. Whether you want to shoot grouse, stalk roe, land a salmon or hunt new country, Alexandra Henton suggests the…