In recent years, thanks in part to the emergence of ladies only clay shooting club Femmes Fatales, the UK has seen a rise in the number of women regularly taking part in shooting sports.
They say ‘The best is yet to come’, and this is certainly true in shooting terms. January signals the last hurrah of the shooting season.
There was a noticeable uplift in atmosphere for Holt’s December auction, both viewing days and the auction room on the day buzzing with activity – echoed by a massive upsurge of online activity (responsible for underbidding almost 50% of the sale total).
In 2017 Gunmaker’s Row will play host, once again, to renowned brands including Holland & Holland. The return of Holland & Holland to The Game Fair further cements the confidence and trust developed since the 2016 event at Ragley Hall.