point to point fixture May 2015

Point to point fixtures for May 2017 are listed below. For other fixture dates see our racing page. A sunny day at the races calls for a seasonal picnic, how…

Capercaillie shooting

To be invited capercaillie shooting is the highlight of a keen shot’s life. Those who get the chance to aim at this most majestic gamebird are a privileged few, says…

Get a gundog steady to game

Learning how to get a gundog steady to game is one of the greatest challenges for amateur dog handlers. David Tomlinson offers his advice on hares, deer, sheep and everything…

John Skeaping

As Janet Menzies discovers, a chance encounter at Cheltenham has seen the work of John Skeaping become accessible to a wider audience. For more sporting art, Tristram Lewis swapped paintbrush…

Jaguar F-Pace R-Sport

When the word SUV is mentioned it is unlikely that Jaguar would spring to mind. However Charlie Flindt has set out to put the  Jaguar F-Pace R-Sport through it’s paces and…

Remove stains on an Aga

The beloved Aga, a staple in country homes up and down the country. It is more than just a cooker, dozing labradors curl up next to it and wellington boots…

Crab, saffron and sorrel risotto

Spring greens, crab and sorrel are just some of the fresh, new ingredients worth seeking out now spring is here. And they should certainly feature on your Easter menu. Try…

LRFYFC Naked Calendar

With the help of a few strategically placed straw bales, farming implements and teatime treats, a group of daring young farmers have released the LRFYFC naked charity calendar 2017. The…

Best eggs

The humble egg is the indispensable wizard of the kitchen, and Easter is the time to appreciate it. The Easter bunny may be busy dishing out the cloying chocolate variety,…