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One month to go until The Game Fair 2024

2024-06-27T11:56:22+00:00

There's just one month to go until the UK’s largest celebration of the countryside, The Game Fair, descends on the stunning grounds of Blenheim Palace, 26 – 28 July! Will you be there to join us for a three-day countryside extravaganza? There is something for everyone at The Game Fair; shooting, gundogs, debates, exhibitors, fine art, archery, fishing, cooking demonstrations, celebrities, camping and glamping, VIP treatment, falconry, hounds – everything and anything related to the countryside is at your fingertips at The Game Fair. If you haven't bought your tickets yet, we are here to persuade you! The Subaru Shooting Line ...

One month to go until The Game Fair 20242024-06-27T11:56:22+00:00

Ineos Automotive continues as official 4X4 partner for The Game Fair

2024-06-27T11:56:23+00:00

INEOS Automotive continues its role as Official 4X4 Partner for the UK’s most popular countryside shows - The Game Fair, The National Shooting Show and the GWCT Scottish Game Fair, which all take place this summer. The line-up of Grenadier models, including the recently launched Grenadier Quartermaster pick-up and Chassis Cab versions, provides best-in-class off-road capability, durability and reliability to those who depend on a vehicle for work, adventure or leisure, wherever they are in the world. The idea to manufacture a vehicle from scratch was developed in 2017 by INEOS Chairman Sir Jim Ratcliffe and some friends in their favourite ...

Ineos Automotive continues as official 4X4 partner for The Game Fair2024-06-27T11:56:23+00:00

Viking continue sponsorship at The Scottish Game Fair and The Game Fair upon its return to Blenheim Palace

2024-06-27T11:56:23+00:00

This year The Game Fair returns to Blenheim Palace, 26-28 July and is supported once again by the world’s leading exploration company, Viking, as is The GWCT Scottish Game Fair taking place at Scotland’s iconic Scone Palace, 5-7 July. Viking, which was founded in 1997, offers destination-focused journeys on rivers, oceans and lakes across all seven continents for culturally curious travellers with interests in science, history, culture and cuisine. Wendy Atkin-Smith, Managing Director of Viking UK comments, “We have been involved with The Game Fair and The Scottish Game Fair for several years and is a partnership that we are delighted ...

Viking continue sponsorship at The Scottish Game Fair and The Game Fair upon its return to Blenheim Palace2024-06-27T11:56:23+00:00

100 days to go until celebrities line up to host the VIP Enclosure at The Game Fair

2024-06-27T11:56:23+00:00

With just 100 days to go until the UK’s biggest countryside show descends on the stunning surroundings at Blenheim Palace, The Game Fair is the place to be on the last weekend in July. A roster of celebrities will be hosting the best of British hospitality in the VIP Enclosure, sponsored by Investec Wealth & Investment (UK). Celebrity chef James Martin will be returning to host the ever-popular VIP Enclosure, which promises to offer attendees an immersive experience. It gives an exclusive opportunity to mingle with the stars, whilst indulging in some fine cuisine prepared by James himself. With sustainable food ...

100 days to go until celebrities line up to host the VIP Enclosure at The Game Fair2024-06-27T11:56:23+00:00

Investec partners with Game Fair for third year running

2024-06-27T11:56:23+00:00

The Game Fair is proud to announce that Investec Wealth & Investment (UK), part of Rathbones Group Plc, will for the third year running be its official Wealth Management Partner. The partnership allows Investec Wealth & Investment (UK) to further its commitment to supporting rural and farming communities across the UK, along with the innovators who are finding new ways to help protect and preserve our landscapes for future generations. From land owners to local businesses, they help individuals navigate life’s journey through financial planning and investment management services, to reach their financial goals. This ongoing sponsorship of the VIP Enclosure ...

Investec partners with Game Fair for third year running2024-06-27T11:56:23+00:00

Whisky 1901 – the spirit of investment

2024-06-27T11:56:23+00:00

Whisky 1901, a leader whisky cask investments, has partnered with The Game Fair. As part of this collaboration, Whisky 1901 will taking part in presentations, panel discussions, and advisory activities throughout the event. From sharing insights on the whisky investment market to providing guidance on building balanced portfolios, Whisky 1901 experts will offer invaluable advice. Game Fair visitors will have the opportunity to indulge in whisky tastings, where they can savour the rich flavours and complexities of premium whiskies. Moreover, attendees will be invited to discover ten authentic serving windows, each intricately designed to pay homage to the wine windows of ...

Whisky 1901 – the spirit of investment2024-06-27T11:56:23+00:00

“Escape To The Chateau” stars Dick and Angel Strawbridge will host VIP Enclosure on Sunday 28th July

2024-05-22T17:45:40+00:00

Renowned television personalities and stars of the beloved series "Escape to the Chateau," Dick and Angel Strawbridge will be hosting the VIP enclosure, sponsored by Investec Wealth & Investment (UK), on Sunday 28th July, adding an extra layer of excitement, culinary expertise and crafting know-how. As the special guests of chef James Martin, Dick and Angel will host the VIP enclosure, alongside James, creating a unique and immersive experience for attendees and an exclusive opportunity to mingle with the stars, whilst indulging in some fine cuisine prepared by Dick and James in luxurious surroundings. Distinctive style Known for their passion for ...

“Escape To The Chateau” stars Dick and Angel Strawbridge will host VIP Enclosure on Sunday 28th July2024-05-22T17:45:40+00:00

Complimentary entry for BASC members to The Game Fair

2024-02-12T11:12:45+00:00

Once again, BASC members will enjoy complimentary entry to The Game Fair this summer. They will also be able to purchase guest tickets at a discounted rate. (Game Fair tickets can be claimed here.) The good news continues, as this partnership between BASC and The Game Fair has now been extended until 2027. The Game Fair champions rural issues, including conservation, education and awareness and the collaboration with the British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC) highlights this. BASC membership brings many benefits. Credit: Mark Ridley, TSI Photography Reassuring For those active in the field, a BASC membership is ...

Complimentary entry for BASC members to The Game Fair2024-02-12T11:12:45+00:00

Our official charities: Tackling Minds and The Country Food Trust

2024-01-30T10:45:08+00:00

The Game Fair is strongly supported by those who live and work in the countryside and who are involved in the rural way of life. We are keen to give something back to this community and so have chosen two official charities to support: Tackling Minds and The Country Food Trust. James Gower, Managing Director of Stable Events, organiser of the The Game Fair, comments: “Joining forces with The Country Food Trust and Tackling Minds made sense to us as The Game Fair attracts a huge range of people who are passionate about countryside issues and supporting associated charities. We look ...

Our official charities: Tackling Minds and The Country Food Trust2024-01-30T10:45:08+00:00

Looking for a new role? Sales assistant and shooting instructor needed in Oxfordshire

2023-12-20T15:50:28+00:00

Fancy a change for 2024? Are you a qualified shooting instructor? Do you have experience in sales? The Oxford Gun Company is seeking a highly motivated individual to join the team to grow the business across sales and other activities. Requirements The successful applicant will have a good understanding of country sports including; guns, clothing, shooting products and will have experience running clay and game shoots, across different disciplines. Responsibilities • Selling within our shop, including sales of clothing, accessories and guns. • Handling customer enquiries, both in person and on phone/email. • Shooting instruction • Working on the shooting grounds ...

Looking for a new role? Sales assistant and shooting instructor needed in Oxfordshire2023-12-20T15:50:28+00:00

10 Christmas gifts for Game Fair fans

2023-12-15T16:50:12+00:00

Done your Christmas shopping yet? Fear not, here's a list of comprehensive ideas to help you along, with gifts you can buy now from the comfort of your armchair. All have been chosen to have special appeal to the type of people who love attending The Game Fair. 1. For the equestrienne/dog walker/gardener A waxed cotton, handmade riding or walking skirt from Nouvelle Habit (shown above). An elegant and comfortable alternative to waterproof trousers, these skirts will keep the wearer warm, dry and looking chic. Gift vouchers from £50. 2. For the country girl who loves the classics. How about a ...

10 Christmas gifts for Game Fair fans2023-12-15T16:50:12+00:00

Protect yourself against rural fuel theft

2023-12-08T09:25:52+00:00

With rising fuel prices, thieves are targeting rural properties and businesses for valuable oil. A 1,000-litre tank can be drained within minutes and a tank that’s not properly protected will make an easy target for thieves looking to make some quick money. Fuel thieves traditionally target farms during the longer winter nights as the extended cover of darkness gives them more opportunities to get away with the theft unnoticed. These criminals often use just a basic tube to siphon away the fuel but more sophisticated apparatuses – such as pumping systems – have been reported by police. With some tanks costing ...

Protect yourself against rural fuel theft2023-12-08T09:25:52+00:00

How much farmland covers the UK?

2023-12-08T09:28:07+00:00

The Amazon show "Clarkson's Farm" has proven a hit with the general public. Series three is about to hit our screens and it has just been announced that a series four has been commissioned. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Prime Video UK & IE (@primevideouk) Farming as it really is In addition to the general public, farmers themselves have applauded the TV series for showing farming as it really is. Farmer and author James Rebanks has been quoted as saying that Clarkson has “done more for farmers in one series of Clarkson’s Farm than Countryfile achieved in 30 ...

How much farmland covers the UK?2023-12-08T09:28:07+00:00

The Royal Mint set to sponsor the LAPADA Pavilion at The Game Fair

2023-04-20T16:18:03+00:00

The Royal Mint, the UK’s oldest company and official maker of British coins, will be sponsoring the LAPADA Pavilion at The Game Fair this summer. Promising to be an unforgettable celebration of the British countryside, this year’s event takes place from Friday 28 July to Sunday 30 July in the stunning surroundings of Ragley Hall in Warwickshire. The LAPADA Pavilion will showcase a stunning collection of antiques, art, and design from some of the world's leading dealers. A popular attraction at the event since its addition in 2021,the LAPADA Pavilion offers visitors the chance to browse ...

The Royal Mint set to sponsor the LAPADA Pavilion at The Game Fair2023-04-20T16:18:03+00:00

Sporting Saint signals intent with dog whistles

2023-04-06T11:02:49+00:00

Gundog training expert Sporting Saint is one of a very select band of distributors for the new ACME Alpha dog whistle. ACME are widely regarded as the makers of some of the finest dog whistles in the world and the Alpha has been developed over four years, in collaboration with world champion trainers. The patented sound chamber is said to offer a more efficient use of air, meaning a brighter sounds which results in better command and a more responsive dog, both close-to and over distance. These all-new designs are effortless to blow and, because of ...

Sporting Saint signals intent with dog whistles2023-04-06T11:02:49+00:00

Fight a big fish with Shimano

2023-03-30T10:38:57+00:00

Tackle giant Shimano will be giving anglers the chance to put their wits against some seriously big fish at the Get Into Fishing area at The Game Fair this summer. Visitors to the lakeside setting at Ragley Hall will not only be able to see some of Shimano’s cool rods and reels but will also have the chance to try out its amazing fishing simulator and battle it out with their choice of fish using Shimano kit. Shimano ambassadors will also be on hand throughout the weekend on the firm’s fully kitted out trailer to offer ...

Fight a big fish with Shimano2023-03-30T10:38:57+00:00

Eat Game Awards winners crowned in London

2023-03-30T10:11:09+00:00

This year’s (2023) Eat Game Awards winners have been crowned at a glittering dinner and ceremony in London. The awards marked the culmination of a national search to find businesses and individuals championing the use of British wild game. More than 11,000 votes were cast by the public, with the shortlisted businesses and individuals in each category going forward to be reviewed by a panel of expert judges. The awards are organised and run by the British Association for Shooting and Conservation’s (BASC) Eat Game initiative, which promotes the nutrition, taste and sustainability benefits of British wild game. ...

Eat Game Awards winners crowned in London2023-03-30T10:11:09+00:00

Apply now for Castaway cancer event

2023-03-30T09:57:31+00:00

The first Castaway fishing and support event of 2023 has been scheduled and men who have experienced prostrate cancer are being invited to take part. Led by world renowned fly fisherman and Game Fair favourite Charles Jardine and delivered by the Fishing for Schools coaches, the event will take place at the Sportfish Game Fishing Centre at Theale near Reading on Sunday, June 11th. The first event of the year is open to men who have experienced prostate cancer and will offer an introduction to fishing and the wellbeing benefits of the countryside, in a fun and supportive ...

Apply now for Castaway cancer event2023-03-30T09:57:31+00:00

GWCT forms partnership with country store Farlows

2023-03-24T11:46:32+00:00

A partnership between top outdoor retailer Farlows and the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust will see members enjoying discounts plus great prizes in some of the organisation’s events. Farlows will offer GWCT members an exclusive 10 per cent discount to use online at Farlows.co.uk on full-price products. In addition the company will be offering prizes for two of the trust’s integral events – a shooting vest for its London Clay Day on June 8th and a £100 voucher and out-of-hours shopping experience in Farlows’ prestigious Pall Mall flagship store for the Annual London Ball on November ...

GWCT forms partnership with country store Farlows2023-03-24T11:46:32+00:00

Ensuring a top dog photography experience

2023-03-24T11:21:13+00:00

Capturing the best image of our dogs is always difficult but help is at hand through expert dog photographer Heather Woodward. In advance of her appearance at this year’s Game Fair at Ragley Hall, Trade News caught up with Heather to find out more about her specialist business. TGF: This sounds like an amazing job. How and why did you get started? Heather: It really is! I was completely blown away by a Canadian photographer who was using their photography talent to highlight rescue dogs in need of homes, that’s when I realised it was a ...

Ensuring a top dog photography experience2023-03-24T11:21:13+00:00
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