Club news

Lottery Draw Q4 - 11th October 2020

The final Lottery draw for 2020 took place on Sunday 11th October and the three winners were David Crispin, Maurice Warden and Martin Dessoy who each won £169, £113 and £56 respectively.

Junior Summer School August 2020

The Club were pleased to support the Target Shooting School run a series of shooting days over two weeks in August for juniors. The take up was high, enabling existing air rifle and pistol enthusiasts to continue practicing and improving as well as introducing new youngsters to the sport. Congratulations to Jeanette and Daniel for running these successful courses.

Lottery Draw Q3 - 19th July 2020

The 3rd Draw of 2020 was drawn by Tim in the presence of fellow Trustees at the Club on Sunday 19th July. The lucky winners are: David Crispin (£176), Tony Sealey (£117) and Alan Mesure (£59). 

All Outdoor Ranges Open from 26th July

Following an update to the COVID-19 restrictions and the NSRA Guidance, shooters may now use the firing points on the 20yd, 25yd, 50m and 100yd ranges in the designated positions which have to be looked in advance as per Tim's weekly email. The Air Range is not covered by our Insurance so 10m (and 20m) air targets will continue to use the 20yd (LWSR) range for now.

Club to reopen in July under Restricted rules

Following a successful trial run on Sunday 28th June in line with NSRA Guidelines, the Club will reopen in July with members able to book shooting slots online for use with their own equipment only. As we have also got a contactless payment machine now, ammunition can also be ordered in advance at the same time for collection on the day.

Lottery Draw Q2 - 11th May 2020

The 2nd Draw of 2020 was delayed, the numbers being drawn by Tim on one of his check-up visits to the premises. The lucky winners are: Nick Jubert (£182), Liz Allen (£122) and Ian Marsden (£61). 

Junior Summer School 2020 - cancelled

The Junior Summer School due to take place from Monday 3rd-Friday 7th August has been cancelled. However, depending on the situation by the end of July, we may be able to organise some alternative junior activities over the summer - watch this space.

Lottery Draw Q1 - 20th January 2020

The 1st Draw of 2020 was done at the January Committee Meeting. The lucky winners are: Paul Goby (£179), Paul Hartt (£119) and Martin Dessoy (£60). 

WAPPENSHAW - January 2020

The Annual Wappenshaw competition was held on Sunday 5th January 2020 and the usual crazy targets did not always favour the shooters with the best averages! As well as several members from juniors to quite senior in age having fun, a delicious lunch of home- made soup, baked potatoes and cakes was enjoyed by all before departing with at least one secret Santa prize each.