How much does it cost to join the club?
Membership is £50 per year with concessions for Juniors, Families and Seniors. Membership is open to persons aged 10 and above. There are no day fees or range fees.
What type of airguns can be shot at the club?
Air rifles developing less than 12 ft/lb and pistols developing less than 6 ft/lb can be shot at the club. FAC rifles may not be shot at the club, however air cartridge pistols developing less than 6 ft/lb may be.
What calibre are airguns?
Currently there are four major calibres for airguns these being .177, .20, .22 and .25 with .177 and .22 being the most common.
What is the best airgun calibre
If you ask eight different shooters this you will probably get four different answers. Generally speaking though .177 is a good all round calibre for target shooting and hunting as it is the most forgiving for new shooters are the requirement to “aim off” is less.
Do airguns need a licence
Airguns to not need a licence as long as they produce muzzle energies below 12ft/lb as a rifle and 6ft/lb as a pistol. If you purchase from a reputable firearms dealer they will not sell you an airgun that exceeds this unless you have the correct licence.