Alexandra Henton

Sculptor Hamish Mackie

Sculptor Hamish Mackie will unveil six life-and-a-quarter bronze horses at a new development in London in June. The sculptures have been commissioned by Berkeley Homes to remember the livery horses…

Shooting bucketlist.

This shooting bucketlist will raise a shiver of excitement in all those who love to brandish their barrels. If you tick these off can you declare yourself a true Fielder?…

Quorn Hunt Gate Jumping 2015

The Quorn hunt gate jumping competition returns for the third year on Friday 27th March 2015 at 6.30pm at Vale View Equestrain Centre, Leicestershire. The season has finished, so now…

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…

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

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

Ratting with terriers. Patterdale.

Ratting with terriers gives rise to the obvious question. Which breed of terrier makes the best ratter. The debate is like huntsmen discussing the merits of modern English foxhounds, Old…

The Field's Macnab Challenge 2014 was sponsored for the first time by Glenfarclas Whisky, Hine Cognac and Champagne Pol Roger.

The Macnab Challenge 2014 was the best to date. With new sponsorship on board the Macnab Challenge was held for the first time in association with Glenfarclas Whisky, Hine Cognac…

Luxury dress slippers. My Slippers spice velvet with fox's heads are a hit with the hunting crowd.

Luxury dress slippers have several guises and multiple personalities. From summer staple in fashionable linen to state occasions in full patent shine, it can hold its own amid the Oxfords,…

Best fountain pens.

The best fountain pens are a hand held luxury. There is something entrancing about writing with a fountain pen; a little bit of civilisation in the world of instant messaging,…