17 Oct 2016 – A Scottish Nationalist has said in Parliament that “people are still dying from gun use and gun ownership, and too often that is caused by licensed firearms”.
The House of Lords has published the latest amendments to the Policing and Crime Bill – including a number of firearms updates.
Further information has emerged on the man accused of breaching firearm certificate conditions at Earl’s Court Tube Station.
A firearm certificate holder has appeared in court after allegedly breaching the safe storage condition on his FAC – at London’s Earls Court Underground station.
1 Sep 2016 – The Earl of Shrewsbury, president of the Gun Trade Association, has tabled a Parliamentary amendment which would delete the vital legal exemption that protects airsofters from firearms laws.
31 Aug 2016 – Despite a heavy publicity campaign resulting in 1,000 airgun licence applications being received, Police Scotland has issued just six of them.