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Best proposals. Fishing

See how the Field man plights his troth. Rural romance from sporting swains in the field.

Use weather lore to predict the weather

Weather lore involves anticipating the weather. Using weather lore to predict the weather has been a principal concern of man since he crawled out of the swamp and will, no…

If I Ruled The World

With the world teetering on the edge of ecological collapse, I was invited to rule. By putting the health and well-being of humanity, nature and future generations at the forefront…

If I Ruled The World

I have loved history, especially English history, all my life. Today, however, this noble study has sunk into decay, thanks to dreary teaching and a politically correct exam syllabus that the…

Use this in our devilled pheasant recipe

On 30 April 1814, a flour miller called Jeremiah Colman placed an advertisement in the Norfolk Chronicle. It ran: “JEREMIAH COLMAN, Having taken the Stock & Trade lately carried on…

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

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.

Video: ringnecked pheasant

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


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…