22 Jan 2017 – Target shooting faces an existential threat from a planned £1,000 hike in Home Office Approval fees – and the NRA has said nothing about it after 10 days.
29 July 2016 – The British Medical Association trade union is advising its members not to complete medical forms for firearm and shotgun applicants if shooters follow BASC advice and refuse to pay extra for this service.
29 July 2016 – A gallery rifle club chairman has publicly called for the firearm certificate application process to include formal lessons and a final test before the certificate is granted.
12 July 2016 – BASC’s respected director of firearms, Bill Harriman, has released a book about firearms licensing law.
8th July 2016 – Tory party leadership challenger Andrea Leadsom has told the Countryside Alliance she has “no plans to change the current regime” of firearms control in the UK.
6 July 2016 – BASC has forced retail monolith Tesco to repeat that it does not impose age restrictions on the sale of shooting sports magazines.