The essentially Victorian sporting week of whisky, fireside conversation, a first salmon and a long stalk on the hill still thrives today along with the chance to have a…
Jonathan Young goes rabbit shooting, with woodcock and insanely high partridges to keep him busy too.
In the contest for the best 21st-century gundog the hunt, point, retrieve breeds are separated only by a hairs breadth or length.
Rock off down to the Whitstable Oyster Festival and be seduced by the produce of Kent's pearl. Katie Dashwood's desire to find out more is aroused.
There are few exceptional pigeon shots around. Elizabeth Walton spends a day with the best of them.
Deirdre Shields lists butterfly species that have done well in the past 40 years.
Deirdre Shields lists 10 butterfly species that have declined over the past 40 years.
Many of the UKs butterflies are under threat but, thanks to Butterfly Conservation, it is not all doom and gloom. Deirdre Shields is all of a flutter.
Pheasants and partridges hit the heights at Powderham Castle, but the guns are even more ambitious, as Rory Knight Bruce discovers.
Sir Michael Colman is as keen as mustard to keep his farm in mint condition and produce single-estate peppermint oil and tea.