Alexandra Henton

Alexandra Henton
Macnab types

Which type of Macnab takes your fancy?  The Classic Macnab is the favoured one among modern sporting blades, but there are different Macnab types for every part of the country…

Macnab Challenge rules

Join the club and take part in The Macnab Challenge. Here are the Macnab Challenge rules. THE MACNAB CHALLENGE RULES The Rules All Macnabs be undertaken in a legal, sporting…

John Macnab

Who is John Macnab? “A tall bravo with a colonial accent” or “a gnarled Caliban of infinite cunning and gnome-like agility”, speculates Janet Raden, the indomitable female interest in John…

July 2020 Field magazine cover

Living wild – how a hunter-gatherer can feast like a king all year round; Winston Churchill’s personal gun collection – sidelocks, revolvers and sub-machine guns; he was armed for everything;…

The Field Christmas issue 2019

CHRISTMAS SPECIAL 200 pages packed with fieldsports excellence. Shooting in Cumbria and Northamptonshire; hunting over the enormous Berkeley hedges; searching for Yellowfish; Bustard guns, and how to hold one; Christmas…

2019 Macnab Challenge

The Field’s 2019 Macnab Challenge, in association with Blaser, is underway. It is a challenge that many attempt and few complete, making entry to the Macnab Club one of the…

The Field

Partridge special – how to shoot the coveys crisply; Gundogs from ancient lines – the true aristocrats of the canine world; Catching 40lb British salmon – the glory years of…

Finding the ideal gundog; How to buy a gun at auction – picking a beauty from the beasts; Fishing Russia’s salmon rivers – where to catch the fish of a…