The red grouse shooting season runs from 12 August to 10 December in England, Wales and Scotland, and from 12 August – 30 November in Northern Ireland. This wild, native bird shows great sport, and is even greater to eat: wild bird, wild food. The grouse is the pinnacle of sporting game birds. The Field brings you the best in grouse shooting, from how to shoot grouse must-read guides and safety advice to delicious recipes for both young and old birds.

Guide to grouse

In this guide to grouse, George Digweed reveals his top tips to shoot successfully on the moor. Whether this season will be your first or fourtieth time in the butt,…

The Gift of Grouse

The Gift of Grouse is a new campaign highlighting the benefits of grouse-shooting. It showcases the great work going on in some of our most remote regions. The campaign focuses…

Grouse beaters

Grouse beaters have to walk about 15 miles a day across difficult, upland terrain in all weather conditions whilst being shouted at from every direction. They are no less than…