Young Shooters - Break A Clay Day!

Young Shooters - Break A Clay Day!

Young Shooters - Break A Clay Day!

Saturday 2nd September 2017

This is your chance to have a go at this excellent, exciting sport. Participants will be taught to shoot a variety of targets including a simulated Pigeon, Duck, Teal and maybe even a Bolting Rabbit!

Most importantly, you will be taught Shotgun Safety and Respect.

Event Starting Times

10.30am, 12.30pm or 2.30pm - Choose your start time when you make your booking.

  • Boys and Girls are welcomed from the age of 12 upwards to this event.
  • You will be given full tuition by an experienced instructor who will start with an off range session. Here, all equipment and safe gun handling will be fully explained to you. This will take place before any shooting commences.
  • All protective equipment will be supplied.
  • Low noise and low recoil cartridges will be used during your session.
  • Your way forward in this exciting sport will be explained on the day.

Please note that this event will be repeated on Saturday 21st October, Saturday 23rd December and Saturday 31st March 2018

Priced at only £44.95 per person to include refreshments on arrival.

 

Telephone for more information on 01527 65496 or click HERE to contact us

Proof House Visit + Lunch + 75 Clay Sporting Shoot + Flurry

Proof House Visit + Lunch + 75 Clay Sporting Shoot + Flurry

Visit the world famous Birmingham Gun Barrel Proof House that now contains the late Lord Mountbatten's private gun collection. This fascinating display is just one of a number of new additions to the Proof House this year.

Return to Hereford and Worcester Shooting Ground for a delicious buffet lunch.

Take part in a 75 clay Sporting Shoot followed by shooting the Flurry to complete the day.

Itinerary

  • Arrive at the shooting ground in time to store your gun securely in the strong room and then depart at 9.00 am.
  • You will need to car share for the journey to the Proof House where there are ample parking spaces.
  • Arrive at the Proof House for a visit lasting approximately 3.5 hours.
  • Listen to a fascinating talk about the history of the Proof House that first opened in 1813. See exhibits not normally on view to the public.
  • Enter the laboratory where Proof House ammunition is loaded ready for use in the Firing Gallery.
  • See guns arriving for proofing or reproofing.
  • Witness the Firing Gallery where the gun barrels are tested.
  • Enter the "Black Hole" where black powder barrels are tested.
  • Have ample time in the Ammunition and Gun Museums.
  • Return to HWSG for a buffet lunch.
  • Take part in a 75 Clay Sporting Shoot.
  • Complete the day by shooting the Flurry.

Total cost for the whole event, only £68.00.

Please see Ian or Gareth to book your place but be quick as there are only 10 places available on each event. We will be running this event again during the year as it is very popular. To find out information about proposed future dates, please call the ground on 01527 65496 or contact us.

Lady Shooters' Day

Lady Shooters' Day

 

We are offering 2 sessions during the day which must be pre-booked.

Session 1 - 10.30am - 12:30pm:  

This session is designed for novice ladies who would like an introduction to this fascinating sport.

Session 2 - 2.00pm - 4:00pm:  

This session is designed for the more experienced lady shooter who may have their own shotgun already.

Both of these sessions will be led by our lady instructor, Lucy Righton, who is a fully qualified CPSA instructor and former Ladies British Side-by-Side Champion.

·         Complimentary tea and coffee on arrival.

·         These sessions will take place in our "all weather" shooting stands.

·         A variety of sporting targets available to practice and improve on.

·         Low noise and low recoil cartridges will be used in order to maximise your enjoyment.

·         Full protective equipment supplied.

·         An opportunity to learn new skills and improve your existing shooting technique

·         Pre-booking is essential - please book early as places are limited to 4 people per session.

·         Opportunity to book further coaching sessions if you wish.

All inclusive, special offer price - £54.95 per person

 

Contact us or telephone the shooting ground on 01527 65496