2017 Purdey Awards

The 2017 Purdey Awards for Game and Conservation are back for another year, and now inviting entries. Don’t miss your chance to enter. Entries close Monday 22 May 2017. For more on Purdey take a look around their factory in our exclusive tour, read the Purdey factory in the 21st…

Langholm Moor Demonstration Project

Langholm Moor Demonstration Project may have stopped short of its 10-year lifespan, but to view it as a failure is to be short sighted, argues Tim Baynes. One of Langholm’s successes was to keep all sides talking, as conservation projects are often shrouded by dispute. Rob Yorke says we must…

Big Farmland Bird Count

The Big Farmland Bird Count sees farmers record the number of birds they see on their farmland during half an hour each year. The results of the Big Farmland Bird Count are a good indicator as to species health and proliferation. While it may seem apparent to us that shooting…