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The Airgun Show – Hunting rabbits with ambush tactics, PLUS the AirForceOne Sirocco on test…

The rabbits on one of Mat Manning’s shoots have spiralled in numbers after a successful breeding season, and their burrowing is posing a danger to livestock. Mat sets up an evening ambush, shooting from the prone position for added stability

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The Airgun Show – Scope-cam crow roost hunt, PLUS the Air Arms S510 Ultimate Sporter R on test…

We’re out on an awesome dusk shoot this week as Mat heads out to target crows around their woodland roosting site. The wary birds grow in confidence as darkness closes in and Mat gets some fantastic twilight shooting, and manages

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The Airgun Show – Hunting double bill with pigeons, doves, jackdaws and squirrels, PLUS new gear from IWA 2019…

Successful airgun hunting hinges on being in the right place at the right time… and a small helping of luck from time to time. Andy Watkins gets his timing and location spot on as he heads out on a roving

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The Airgun Show – Action-packed squirrel hunt, PLUS the PAO F1 First Focal Plane Rifle Scope on test…

We’ve got an epic squirrel hunt this week. Mat has had a feeding station in place for a couple of weeks and the rodents of queuing up to feed, offering lots of shots and a great opportunity to crack down

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The Airgun Show – Hectic autumn squirrel hunting with the Daystate Red Wolf, PLUS Wicked Light Predator Gun Light Kit on test…

Mat’s back on the grey squirrels this week – targeting the bushy-tailed rodents in a wood where they’ve been wrecking trees and wreaking havoc on the resident wildlife. The shoot turns out to be even better than expected, and Mat

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The Airgun Show – Daytime rat shooting with the Daystate Red Wolf, PLUS Umarex Browning Buck Mark URX review…

We’re out rat shooting with Mat Manning this week but it’s not your usual night vision or lamping foray. The rats are out raiding feed in broad daylight, and Mat sets up in a barn to pick off the marauding

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The Airgun Show – Scope-cam rabbit hunt, PLUS Pocket Zero target holder and Fenix tactical flashlight on test…

Late summer is a great time for shooting rabbits, and we follow Mat Manning as he heads out to target them at dusk. It turns out to be a busy session, and Mat captures the action through the scope-cam as

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The Airgun Show – summertime squirrel hunting with the Daystate Red Wolf, PLUS the PAO Emerald Compact SWAT scope on test

It’s scorching hot out – too hot for hunting in the open – but Mat Manning reckons the squirrels will still be on the move in the shade of the woods. By using a feeding station to draw squirrels down

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The Airgun Show – Farmyard dove and feral pigeon hunt, PLUS the Daystate Red Wolf on test

We’re out hunting in hot conditions. It’s too hot for targeting pests in the woods or over open fields but Mat Manning reckons there will still be feral pigeons and collared doves around the farm. Apart from providing some welcome

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The Airgun Show – Squirrel and rabbit scope-cam hunting, PLUS the Walther LGU Varmint on test

We’ve got a double-barrelled hunt this week as Mat Manning sets his sights on grey squirrels and rabbits on two different permissions. The shooting is tricky in bright, windless conditions but Mat shows how to use fieldcraft to put quarry

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