Alexandra Henton

Jan 2016 cover

Crumpling the steeple scrapers – top techniques for January cocks; hunting the hidden gems – follow hounds where you wouldn’t expect; Imperial Camel Corps – Allan mallinson salutes the brigade’s…

December 2015 Field cover

CHRISTMAS SPECIAL ISSUE The Great Shots’ guns – a golden era; pick of the pack – what makes a Master’s horse? Field Trial hosts – why they do it; ‘ware…

13 Halloween pet costumes gone badly wrong. Not sure HM THe Queen's corgi's would get away with this

An unlucky 13 Halloween pet costumes that took a turn for the worse. As the end of October approaches funny things start to happen. Pumpkins proliferate in kitchens, lanterns are…

The Field November 2015 cover

Magical pheasant shoots – this season’s most covetable coverts; fieldsports’ deadly sins – can we forgive those who have trespassed? killer drinks for house parties – 12 dangerously delicious brews;…

Side-saddle dash. Side-saddle races have been run across country before, but never on a racecourse.

The inaugural SSIT Side-saddle Dash, kindly sponsored by the Andy Stewart Charitable Foundation, is set to be an extraordinary spectacle.  For the first time an on-course side-saddle race will be…

The CLA will no longer run the Game Fair.

The CLA Game Fair is no more. A statement released today by the CLA has announced that the planned event at Ragley Hall in 2016 has been cancelled. The show…

The Field cover, October 2015.

Classic wild partridges – how top guns cope with coveys; once more into the breeks – the best shooting-party clothes, by day and night; hunting in Dorsetshire – the county…

Harvest time for game

Golden days – how to shoot partridges in style; stag parties in the Highlands – where to stalk rutting beasts this season; the Spitfire’s deadly weapon – firepower and tactics…