14 Dec 2016 – The EU is on the brink of agreeing a gun ban deal which would force a whole raft of formerly legal items into Section 5 – including ordinary STANAG 5.56mm magazines.
2 Aug 2016 – The kneejerk ban on most civilian target pistols in 1997 cost taxpayers almost nine figures, according to a Parliamentary statement made last week.
26 July 2016 – Vicky Ford MEP, the EU gun ban rapporteur in the EU Parliament, has written an open letter to the licensed firearms community setting out exactly what happened in the vote a fortnight ago.
15 July 2016 – Following the EU Parliament’s vote to endorse a ban on all centrefire semi-auto firearms and their magazines on Wednesday, what does it mean for British shooting?
15 July 2016 – EU MEP Vicky Ford has confessed that before Wednesday’s vote to endorse a blanket ban on semi-auto firearms and their magazines, she had to write to the EU bureaucrat pushing the ban to ask what it would outlaw.
13 July 2016, breaking – It appears that the EU Parliament has voted in favour of banning all centrefire semi-automatic firearms and standard capacity magazines. However, the situation is unclear at the moment.
13 July 2016 – EU MEPs are to vote on the EU gun ban plan today, according to campaign group Firearms United.