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Ladies Introduction to Wildfowling Weekend

Due to the outbreak of COVID 19 and government guidance BASC took the decision to postpone all training courses scheduled up until the end of June 2020. With the restrictions starting to be lifted in different areas of the UK at different rates, we expect courses to start going ahead from the 9th July in England and at later dates in Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales. All courses will be reviewed on a daily basis and be led by government advice. I would like to thank all our future course participants for being understanding during this difficult period. If your course was postponed or is going to be postponed you will be contacted by a member of staff. The list of current courses are published on the BASC website and are open to booking subject to further government guidance.


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Date(s)

18/01/2020 - 19/01/2020

Time

All Day


Location: London Hayes

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Join the BASC Eastern team for a weekend of Wildfowling.

On Saturday morning you will meet for a hot breakfast roll at registration before starting the day of Wildfowling theory. You will have sessions on BASC and the Wildfowling Department, habitat management, non toxic shot, legislation, marsh safety, quarry identification, decoy rigs and dressing birds for the oven. You will also have the opportunity to practice on clay pigeons, try your hand at hide building and range judging as well as watching a retriever demonstration.

On Sunday you will meet early for a morning flight courtesy of Blackwater Wildfowlers. You will be accompanied by an experienced mentor whilst on the estuary. Once the flight is over everyone will head back to the local pub for a hot breakfast and a Q&A session.

Guns will need to bring suitable clothing and footwear for the expected weather, Shotgun, Shotgun Certificate, PPE, Thumb stick, game bag and non-toxic Shotgun Cartridges.

Cost: £70.00 BASC members, non-members £75.00

For further details please call 01283 810 910 or email Eastern@basc.org.uk