Use up your stocks of freezer fruit with this incredibly easy fruit and almond tart recipe.

Fruit and almond tart is a failsafe recipe. Make the fruit and almond tart with whatever fruit you have to hand. And frozen fruit works well too. Now is the…

Create legions of hare converts with this delicious take on hare ragout.

Hare ragout can pack a game laden punch, and is as rich as a Chelsea Russian. Lighten the taste by making a hare ragout with lashings of parmesan and white…

Expert guide to pigeon shooting. Taking aim at the grey grouse.

An expert guide to pigeon shooting is particularly useful when it comes from a team that down the grey grouse in their thousands. But before the advice on telling you…

Early Morning Light in the Cotswolds by sporting artist Jeremy Houghton

Jeremy Houghton’s work is all about the spaces in between, which somehow convey the realities of the sports he depicts more convincingly than any amount of photographic detail. The forbidding…

The oldest fishing book. A Benedictine monk whiled away his hours writing about fishing in the back of his Latin breviary.

The oldest fishing book in the world may have been discovered. Nestling in the back of an ancient mid-fifteenth century prayer book, hand written in obscure dialect, were notes relating…

The pigeon shooting calendar tells you when and where to shoot the grey grouse.

This pigeon shooting calendar will help you plan your pest control. Pigeon shooting is popular all year round, although the spring months are often the best for those seeking sport…

A snarling man-eater is not the best thing to encounter on the way to the shower block.

Man-eaters are not just a category of monsters consigned to schlock horror films. They are a very real danger, particularly if one finds oneself on safari (for expert advice see…

For the best of fieldsports and country life read The Field.

For the best of fieldsports and country life read The Field.