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The Shooting Show – buck stalk and suspended gralloch in Ayrshire

We join Chris Dalton as he breaks in a new Browning X Bolt rifle and Ariat Catalyst Defiant boots ahead of a roe rut stalk. Then he sets out early on the morning of 1 August in anticipation of encountering

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The Shooting Show – gun’s-eye-view game shoot PLUS the British Shooting Show 2018

We’re at the Rickling Hall shoot for some late-season action, and the day fulfils all of its potential. With fast-flying birds left, right and centre, there’s plenty to challenge even a seasoned gun like Geoff Garrod. What’s more, we’ve equipped

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The Shooting Show – stag stalking in the rain with a first-timer

We’re in Glen Etive in an attempt to secure a red stag for first-time hill stalker Carly. Well, actually we’ve been at it for a week already, but poor weather and uncooperative deer have thwarted every attempt. We join Carly

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The Shooting Show – stag stalking on the first day of the season

Chris Dalton takes us out for an early-season red stag stalk in Perthshire. It might not be the prime season for majestic pursuits on the hill, but a professional stalker needs to take advantage of every opportunity, and Chris has

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The Shooting Show – Irish sika stalk and 5-mile packout

It’s Jason Doyle’s turn to get behind the rifle as he heads out in search of a sika stag. This notoriously evasive deer can provide a few problems – but the biggest problem of all can arise after the shot,

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The Shooting Show – expert deer stalking and carcase prep

Stalking inventor Steve Rowe is a man with a few ideas – and his latest could transform gralloching and carcase prep as we know it. Using an array of his creations including the Ready Sled, Tree Hugger, Auto Lift and

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The Shooting Show – extreme long range with the Swarovski X5 scope

Mark Ripley is a man used to a long-range shot or two – so we’ve carted him off to WMS in Wales for a 900-yard plink. And we’ve got the perfect tool for the job: The Swarovski X5 riflescope, which

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The Shooting Show – red stag stalking at the start of the rut

Few experiences beat hearing the magical sound of stags in the roar for the first time – so we’ve tracked down someone who’s never heard them before. Andy Powell is a keen shooter but novice hill-stalker – we deck him

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The Shooting Show – ptarmigan at 3,000 feet and the shooting footage you weren’t meant to see

First up we’re in Scotland, on the high tops above the infamous Bloody Lochan for some high-altitude ptarmigan. After a brief fishing interlude on the loch itself, Pete heads up the hill for a solo attempt at a brace or

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The Shooting Show – newsreader goes stag stalking PLUS thermal imager foxing

The Shooting Show’s news reader Ruth Burgess has stepped out from behind the desk and swapped microphone for rifle as we take her on a stag stalk in the Scottish Highlands. It’s going to be a classic hill-stalking affair, with

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