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The Multi-Target Match Procedure for Shooting It has been proposed that event organisers and match directors should have the option of running the Multi-Target match as a ‘walkdown’. This meaning each of the four 6 shot practices should be shot back to back and the whole match scored just once at the end of the process. Recall the course of […]

National Rankings

National Rankings – A Proposal Now that the end of the season has arrived thought it would be a good idea to look at what the ranking table would have looked like. We have been asked for a ranking table for classics, Pistols & Revolvers in shorts, see no reason why not as these are shot […]

Jane’s Wicked Wheel at the AAW The fastest times for this weekend were: Dave Stanley 3.65 Secs James Symes 4.69 Secs Michael Scarlett 7.65 Secs Simon Scott 17.64 Secs The  total take for the BUGS was £24 and the winner, Dave Stanley, very kindly agreed to put his cash prize back into the fund for […]

Gallery Rifle and Pistol Autumn Action Weekend   National Shooting Centre, Bisley 27th and 28th October 2012 The online entry for the Autumn Action Weekend is now available via the link on the front page of the NRA website or available to download Don’t forget to bring your Firearm Certificate and your competency certification card […]

Rules is Rules

As many know we publish the Gallery Rifle and Pistol Handbook on an annual basis and for the last 4 to 5 years have incorporated the Phoenix Handbook  into the same self contained volume. The plan is the same for the 2013 season and its about now the work starts. If anyone wants to help, […]

The Final Quarter

The Final Quarter Just a reminder. The last few shoots of the 2012 season for the smaller regional venues and and all well worth booking into your diary. On the 22nd September we have the SLG Bisley 1500 + shorts. This one held on Melville ranges at Bisely and all are invited back to the Spott for […]

The Royal Mail and the Transportation of Firearms and component parts The Royal mail is proposing to prohibit firearms and parts, including air-sun parts, triggers, and magazines from their postal service. This could have serious implications; the returning faulty rifles, triggers for service, buying spares, need I go on. Anything posted after November will be destroyed. […]

NRA Open Day – Saturday 8th September The NRA will be holding the next Open Day  where visitors will be able to try shotgun, air rifle, fullbore rifle, sporting rifle, gallery rifle, laser clays, precision snap, practical and historical rifles to name but a few, all with one-to-one coaching. The Gallery rifle elements of the Open […]

Competitions – Updates

Competition updates The Welsh Open at Haverfordwest Shooting ground this weekend. We’ll be kicking off the 1500 and shorts leagues at this meeting and running them through the year. Welsh Open Results – Now Available The Mattersey Shors and Bianchi meeting on the 30 September. Entry forms are now available.

Help for Heroes Multi-gun Match F4i and Shield Shooting Centre are proud to announce that the Help for Heroes Multi-gun match will be held on 8th and 9th of September at Shield SC in Dorset. There will be challenging and fun stages requiring a .22 and a shotgun to complete, all profits to the Help […]

Target Shotgun Rules

Target Shotgun The Target Shotgun Discipline Representative, James Harris, has asked for the following clarifications of the rules to be published in the absence of a TSG rule book. Scoring and procedures for the TS events will be in line with the GR&P rule book. When not under the direction of an RO on the […]

Gallery Rifle and Pistol National Championship Meeting National Shooting Centre, Bisley 25th and 26th August 2012 The entry form for the Gallery Rifle and Pistol National Championships is now available for download via the link on the front page of the NRA website. The online is also available. As well as the British Championship titles […]

Alan Whittle

Alan Whittle It is with great regret and sadness that we have to tell  you of the death of  Alan Whittle who passed away on Sunday the 1st July 2012.  Alan was attending the Derby Open meeting when he was taken ill and collapsed. For many years Alan was a regular at Gallery Rifle shoots […]

Chris Lewis

Chris Lewis As the Phoenix meeting came to an end for 2012 we received the sad news of the death of Chris Lewis who passed away peacefully after his ongoing illness. Chris was a regular shooter on the Gallery Rifle circuit, as was his wife Laura.  He was well known to many of us. He […]

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