Monday, 31 January 2011
Still it made for a great walk in the woods, the dogs enjoyed themselves and we certainly did;
Saturday, 29 January 2011
The Happy lads;
Of course now the season is nearly over Nigel decides to show off his pair of pink strides;
Cocks day on Monday, of course anything goes!
Friday, 28 January 2011
Well just in case you were unsure as to how this blonde thing started I think we can look here;
Its promising to be a good weekend, 3 days of shooting ahead, birds, clays and birds again and today we tried the puppies out on their first taste of the Dead Fowl trainer mini mallard. I am impressed, 5 months old and they all picked it up and retrieved. I am looking forward to some work with them this year!
Sunday, 23 January 2011
After Alan caught back up we stalked to where I had seen Fallow on the pasture from the high seat;
Tuesday, 18 January 2011
One or two examples were on the front as per usual, it was of course a packed audience and I feel even if we dont learn a lot of new things it is nice to see someones research into arms laid out for perusal;
The reason the SMLE was designed goes back to the Boer wars and some requirements from the Field Army to rectify defects in either existing weapons or the tactics which were limited by these two issued weapons;
A bayonet mounted wire breaker;
Saturday, 15 January 2011
The total bag was as seen, plenty of birds about but with strong winds after a wet week there was no way they were getting off the floor for us. Typically i took a stick instead of a gun and was a woodcock magnet, could've shot 6 or 7 myself!
Good effort by the beaters and better shooting next time!
Ok whats in the box;
Its Mr Bradleys finest converter of live to empties that we are currently allowed to own;
yes I had to have a go as well: