Country Notes

A fond farewell to the countryman’s bible

A new role for old game keepers

The loss of a rich wildfowl habitat

Patrick Galbraith wants shooters and mushroom heads to get along

Why field sports are so misunderstood

Parting ways with a favourite old shotgun

The dog owners of this country have had enough of experts

Why are we so dismissive of rural ways?

We need to be honest about the reality of the kill

A trip to Ted Hughes’s “loneliest place”