Donation to the Gamekeepers Welfare Trust

FOUR of the gamekeeping community’s key membership organisations recently donated £1,100.00 to the Gamekeepers’ Welfare Trust (GWT), saying on social media “This charity gives fantastic assistance to those who do the hard yards to manage…

OLIAMI cherishes GWCT Scottish Game Fair experience

Luxury retailer OLIAMI has an exciting few months ahead of it following a successful and enjoyable time as sponsor of the Main Ring at the GWCT Scottish Game Fair last month. The company, which has stores in Auchterarder and Edinburgh’s…

BASC serves up Eat Game concept and awards

Nominations for the 2021 Eat Game Awards have opened following the official unveiling of the Eat Game initiative by the British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC). The Eat Game Awards will embark on a national search to find those…

Canals and towpaths fly green flag for quality

The Canal & River Trust – which runs the ‘have a go fishing’ at The Game Fair, has revealed that 40 new miles of waterway, including iconic locks and urban canals, have been awarded prestigious Green Flag status by Keep Britain Tidy. Despite…

The Missing Salmon Alliance is the lead partner bringing ‘Salmon School’ to the heart of COP26

The Missing Salmon Alliance leads a global coalition to bring the art installation Salmon School to the heart of the COP26 Summit in Glasgow. The art installation, Salmon School, is a community engagement project by the internationally renowned…

Strathallan School supports colts shooting again

Strathallan School once again supported the Colts Clay Competition at the GWCT Scottish Game Fair last month, as part of its commitment to bringing the sport to more young people. The Perthshire school has a proud shooting tradition – it…

GWCT welcomes Scottish beaver benefits study

A study, part-funded by the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust, has found that modification of river habitat by Eurasian beavers helps fish in small Scottish upland streams. The project was led by the University of Southampton, in collaboration…

Four Nations International Gundog Competition drinks reception sponsored by Kronch

On the eve of the the 2021 Four Nations International Gundog Competition, all four teams came together for an exclusive drink’s reception sponsored by Kronch at this year’s GWCT Scottish Game Fair, which was held on Saturday 25 September…

Fish Legal mounts legal challenge against Environment Agency

Ahead of World Rivers Day on Sunday 26th September, Fish Legal issued the below letter before action to the Environment Agency following the publication of a regulatory position statement that allows sewage discharges, which would otherwise…

Wild game set for Christmas menu

With concerns over turkey supplies this Christmas, it’s time to pick a more interesting festive centrepiece – wild game. And that’s now easier than ever, with specialist supplier Wild and Game launching its range of game-focused festive…