Charles Grisedale Owner Cefngwyn Hall and Lapwing Conservationist
Nick travels to Wales to meet Charles who runs possibly the finest duck shoot in the country. However, Charles is also the founder of the Cambrian Lapwing Recovery Trust and Nick wants to hear more about that. The trust was set up in 1999 and has managed to make at least some small contribution to the conservation of this beautiful bird.
S K Y H U N T E R Aviation in Anti-PoachingBarry Jones, an ex-British Army helicopter pilot with years of operational experience under his belt, founded Skyhunter to support anti-poaching operations in Africa. This pilot come conservationist is transferring his brilliant skills to those fighting the good conservation fight so they can use air assets effectively in the war against poaching and illegal hunting. Barry gives us his thoughts on the wider conservation challenges that he sees first hand. To help him in his task he needs the support of experienced pilots. Why not visit his website, www.skyhunter.global, and learn more? He’s also penned an article for our magazine. That’s scheduled posting in a couple of weeks so keep an eye out if you would like to read it.
Newsround Jan 2020Something a little different this week. Jim and Nick sit down to review a few of the stories of the great outdoors that made headlines during the month of January. They aren't necessarily specifically fieldsports but all have a link somewhere along the way to our passion for game.