15 July 2018 – The Offensive Weapons Bill currently before Parliament will ban all self-unloading rifles and rifles with a muzzle energy greater than 10,000ft-lbs. We must unite to tell our MPs to vote this down.
20 Dec 2017 – post temporarily deleted, apparently the NLRC just accepted the NRA’s latest rent offer while I was writing this.
18 Dec 17 – UKSN’s author has come across an illuminating blog post from a firearms barrister; the sort of lawyer who you absolutely wouldn’t want to have fighting your corner in a dispute with the State.
9 Dec 17 – Don’t forget to tell the government not to ban MARS and 50-calibre rifles. UKSN’s author has just sent in his response to the public consultation, which ends today.
You can send yours to email@example.com. More info on the NRA website.
27 Nov 17 – The Fifty Calibre Shooters’ Association’s chairman has warned that police efforts to ban target shooting rifles stretch beyond .50″ BMG rifles and MARS-action rifles.
8 Nov 17 – The minister publicly driving the 50-cal ban has confessed to Parliament that the one stolen rifle which prompted the latest drive to ban 50-cal rifles was, in fact, recovered by police.
2 Nov 17 – The Conservative minister driving the ban on .50-calibre and MARS action rifles appears to have deliberately misled Parliament in a written answer.